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10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

Science Fiction

The Lauren Bacall Performances You Might Not Know About

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Lauren Bacall, who passed away on Tuesday at age 89, left an incomparable legacy of film …

3 Color Theory Tips to Inspire Your Digital Design

<i>This post was originally published on the</i> <i>Shutterstock blog</i> <i>and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Color makes the world beautiful. Nothing feels more energizing than a vibrant blue sky on a sunny day. And when we need peace? We take a walk through the snow, relax in the sand at the beach, or let …

How to Capture Amazing Photos of Piers Using 3 Key Elements of Composition

Ahh, the romance of piers in photographs, novels and movies. They evoke many memories – of storms, sunsets, family vacations, loneliness and the …

Landscape Photography

Perfect Fish Tacos

8 Servings<p>A fish taco dream come true: crispy, light-as-air fried fish, balanced by a creamy slaw and fiery, cooling, and crunchy fixings.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Fish<p>2 pounds skinless red snapper or other mild white fish fillets<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup white rice flour<p>2 teaspoons kosher …

Whitefish

6 Light-Yet-Satisfying Summer Soups

<b>1. Creamy Zucchini, Walnut and Dill Soup</b><p>This silky puréed soup is surprisingly healthy -- there's no heavy cream or dairy in it, just a handful of toasted walnuts to thicken it up. Serve it warm or cold, depending on the weather and your mood. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chilled Roasted Red Pepper Soup</b><p>This …

10 Easy Cookie Recipes

10 easy cookie recipes that you can make quickly or make ahead, slice, and bake.<p>We think of cookies as more of a snack than as a dessert—they beat any sweet-tooth craving, and are easily eaten on-the-go in a couple bites. And if you're going to eat cookies like we do, they should be equally as easy …

Dessert

Our Best Kebab and Skewer Recipes for Your Grilling Pleasure

14 skewer and kebab recipes, from salmon to chicken to lamb.<p><b>Ice pops, corn dogs, cotton candy—there's nothing like food on a stick.</b> But the grand-daddy of stick cuisine will always be grilled kebabs. Check out these recipes to see what we mean.

Cooking

5 Ways to Add Vegetarian Protein to Your Lunch Salads

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Beef up your salad, without adding any beef.</i><p>Meatless meals have come a long way over …

Over the Top: Remembering Australian Rock Legend Doc Neeson

"Okay, this is it, folks, over the <i>top!</i>" With that promise, <b>Doc Neeson</b>, the long-legged howler in Australian nuclear-boogie band <b>the Angels</b>, leads 1400 …

Northern Ireland

Brian Wilson Working With Frank Ocean, Lana Del Rey, Zooey Deschanel, and Kacey Musgraves

<i>Photo by Mitch Manzella</i><p>Brian Wilson has been working on a new album for some time. According to an upcoming <i>Rolling Stone</i> article the Beach Boys singer posted on his website, "songs in contention" for inclusion on the album feature appearances from Frank Ocean, Lana Del Rey, Zooey Deschanel, and …

Tame Impala Unearth Early Demo of "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards"

<i>Photo by Tonje Thilesen</i><p>Tame Impala: "Backwards" (Demo) (via SoundCloud)<p>Tame Impala's 2012 single "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards" was one of our top 10 favorite tracks of that year. Now you can hear an extremely sparse, early sketch of the <i>Lonerism</i> single, thanks to the band's Kevin Parker, who …

77-year-old trader: How I made a lot of money

Paul Glandorf rattles off stock ticker symbols the way most people talk about popular TV shows and music.<p>At age 77, he is anything but a stereotypical Wall Street trader. He lives in Ohio and prefers casual "retiree clothing." (He put on a tie for this photo.) But his returns would make many top …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Forests

Unlikely cover versions: which are the weirdest musical reworks?

Forget Alesha Dixon doing Biffy Clyro’s God And Satan in the Live Lounge - here are five of the most surreal cover versions, from Tears For Fears mastering the art of Animal Collective, to Kindness warping Anita Dobson<p>A Valentine’s Day compilation entitled Sweetheart 2014 has been made available to …

Most Overlooked Romance Films for Valentine’s Day Weekend: ‘True Romance,’ ‘His Girl Friday,’ More

Sure, you’re familiar with celebrated classics Love Actually, Annie Hall, and Casablanca, but here is a collection of underappreciated romance films …

The 100 Best Classic Simpsons Quotes

Here are 100 of the most cromulent quotes from the first eight seasons of The Simpsons, ranked (fairly randomly) from worst to best.

TV

31 Grilled Cheeses That Are Better Than A Boyfriend

Valentine's Day is nice, but you'd probably rather have dinner with THESE hotties.

Cooking

3 tips for the home cook from Thomas Keller

Somehow it’s hard to imagine chef Thomas Keller heating up veggie burgers or tossing together a quick Friday-night supper for the kids. In case you …

Google Brings Advanced Non-Destructive Photo Editor to Android 4.4 KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat was officially announced a few days ago, but one of the coolest features (especially for us camera folk) wasn’t mentioned in the …

16 Snacks That Pack A Protein Punch

According to the CDC, Women over 19 need 46 grams of protein a day, and men over age 19 need 56 grams of protein a day.<p>Not sure if you're meeting your minimum? Then you probably aren't.<p>But there's no need to overhaul your diet. We partnered with Nature Valley to bring you this list of high-protein …

Icona Pop – review

In a week where otherwise sentient grown-ups talked of little else except Miley Cyrus's arse, this Icona Pop gig feels like an antidote. Out there, all is sexploitation and unsisterly behaviour; in here, all is reassuringly perky. The Swedish duo may be jumping up and down in a tiny basement club …

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8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

Cooking

Top 20 International Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

From Australia to Botswana and Italy to India, see the top luxury boutique hotels around the world.

36 Pop Punk Albums You Need To Hear Before You F----ing Die

Welcome to Warped Tour season, dudes.

Pop Punk