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Asgardia, the world's first 'space nation', takes flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> The world's first "space nation" has taken flight.<p>On November 12, Asgardia cemented its presence in outer space by launching the Asgardia-1 satellite.<p>The "nanosat" -- it is roughly the size of a loaf of bread -- undertook a two-day journey from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, …

Space Exploration

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Where to Stop, Eat and Drink on a Road Trip Up the California Coast

Perhaps you consider yourself an East Coast person. You enjoy the changing of the seasons, bagels and the exhilarating possibility of seeing <b>Matthew</b> …

21 Recipes for Mouthwatering Memorial Day Burgers

Memorial Day is fast approaching, and, obviously, that means grilling burgers. Believe us, we'll throw just about <i>anything</i> that's edible over the flames, but the joy of biting into the rosy, juicy insides of a well-charred hunk of beef jammed between bread has established the burger in its deserved …

Recipes

Cooking and Baking Extra-Crispy Fried Chicken With Caramelized Honey and SpiceSohla El-Waylly<p>Puddings and Custards German Buttercream (Whipped Vanilla Custard Frosting)Stella Parks<p>French Old-Fashioned Artichokes <i>à la Barigoule</i> With MushroomsDaniel Gritzer<p>Videos<p>Serious Eats<p>Read the Full Article Replay<p>…

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

The most iconic landmark in every state

We've rounded up popular and easily recognizable tourist attractions, natural landmarks, and iconic buildings that are so much a part of their state's history that they practically define it.<p>From natural wonders like Yellowstone to man-made treasures like the Space Needle, the U.S. isn't called …

'Look ... It's My Name on This': Obama Defends the Iran Nuclear Deal

In an interview, the U.S. president ties his legacy to a pact with Tehran, argues ISIS is not winning, warns Saudi Arabia not to pursue a nuclear-weapons program, and anguishes about Israel.<p>On Tuesday afternoon, as President Obama was bringing an occasionally contentious but often illuminating …

Israel

How To Cook Flank Steak in the Oven

<b>Coat the flank steak with marinade:</b> Place the steak in a shallow dish, like a 9x13-inch baking dish. Whisk together all the marinade ingredients and …

10 Ways to Be the Person People Like to Work With

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Raw talent, education or experience, and competency are no longer enough to thrive in today’s competitive economy. Nor is it enough to have the right product or service at the right time to court a client and land the contract.<p>Soft …

The Continuing Glow of Vietnam

<i>By Andrew Lam, with photographs by Catherine Karnow</i><p>Twenty years ago, I stepped onto a Hanoi street and into darkness. The electricity was out, and clouds obscured moonlight. The faint smell of incense wafted in the air, and I saw shadows flitting about and red dots spinning in circles on the …

Vietnam

8 Picture Books You Don't Have To Be A Kid To Love

<b>Update:</b> On Feb. 2, the American Library Association awarded the Caldecott Medal to The Adventures of Beekle: An Imaginary Friend by Dan Santat. Six Caldecott Honor books were also named, including <i>Nana in the City</i> by Lauren Castillo; <i>The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky's Abstract</i> …

Scallops with Hazelnuts and Warm Sun Gold Tomatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Quick-cooking scallops means you can have this light summer meal on the table in a matter of minutes.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup coarsely chopped skin-on hazelnuts<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1½ pound …

Seafood