The Hip Chick's Guide to Macrobiotics A Philosophy for Achieving a Radiant Mind and Fabulous Body

Heralded by New York magazine as one of the city's most popular diets, macrobiotics has become the latest trend in dieting, thanks to high-profile supporters like Madonna and...

Culinary Reactions The Everyday Chemistry of Cooking

When you're cooking, you're a chemist! Every time you follow or modify a recipe you are experimenting with acids and bases, emulsions and suspensions, gels and foams. In your...

Building the Cycling City The Dutch Blueprint for Urban Vitality

In car-clogged urban areas across the world, the humble bicycle is enjoying a second life as a legitimate form of transportation. City officials are rediscovering it as a...

Having a Martha Home the Mary Way 31 Days to a Clean House and a Satisfied Soul

Sarah Mae wants to let you in on a little secret about being a good homemaker: It's not about having a clean house. She'd never claim to be a natural, organized cleaner...

Mind Chef One pot specials: Beef and Stout Pie

1 of 2 Beef and Stout PieSara Dylan will be talking you through this mindchef presentation, written by Elaine McFerran, on how to prepare an irish beef and stout pie for four...

The Sonoma Diet

Finally, a diet for people who love great-tasting food!The Sonoma Diet combines modern nutrition with ancient traditions, stretching from the sunny Mediterranean to the sparkling...

The New Localism How Cities Can Thrive in the Age of Populism

In their new book, The New Localism, urban experts Bruce Katz and Jeremy Nowak reveal where the real power to create change lies and how it can be used to address our most serious...

How these Alabama architecture students are improving lives with low-cost home designs Chasing the Dream

For decades, students and faculty from Auburn University’s Rural Studio have been working, studying and living in Hale County, Alabama, and using architecture to serve the...

Chefs in Europe experiment with insects

In Europe, adventurous eaters are calling crickets, mealworms and grasshoppers a new “super food” due to their high levels of essential amino and fatty acids. Eating insects...

Above Manhattan's bustle, a reshaped public space

In the mid-20th century, it was a railroad; now it’s a public park. Built in the 1930s, 30 feet above the streets of Manhattan, the High Line was crucial for transporting cargo....

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