An Avalanche of Japanese Shave Ice

Before Norie Uematsu became a pastry chef, she waited all year for shave-ice season at home in Japan. Now, she decides when that season begins and ends. At Cha-an Teahouse, in the East Village of New York, Ms. Uematsu serves refreshing bowls of kakigori — the Japanese shave ice — as soon as the subway…

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Celebrities in One-Piece Swimsuits

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10 Ways Riccardo Tisci Is Already Changing Burberry

This month, visitors to planet fashion may have thought that aliens invaded. A cheerily insistent «B» pattern appeared worldwide on buildings, sidewalk graffiti, and even on inflatable teddy bears in London and New York. The beach umbrellas on Shelter Island were covered in it; so was a Seoul skyscraper. In turn, the internet obviously was,…

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Beyonce Previews More of Riccardo Tisci’s New Burberry During Houston Concert

In just a few hours, Riccardo Tisci will finally show his much-anticipated, first-ever Burberry collection at London Fashion Week. While the fashion industry has been waiting with bated breath to see what the former Givenchy artistic director has been cooking up for these past few months, Beyonce has not, sporting a preview of what’s to…

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The Best Street Style from London Fashion Week

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Medical News Today: What are the best exercises for bat wings?

Many exercises can strengthen the triceps and reduce the appearance of bat wings. Our step-by-step instructions explain how to tone arms at home or in the gym. Many people have excess fat and low muscle tone in the upper arms. A person may notice the skin in this area starting to wobble or droop. Some…

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Quite Possibly Your New Favorite Pasta

Advertisement Think of the sauce for Alison Roman’s seafood pasta as a very casual, one-pot bouillabaisse, infinitely riffable and ready in a fraction of the time. Image Fat tube pasta, such as paccheri or rigatoni, are great for catching every bit of sauce in this versatile recipe.CreditCreditMichael Graydon & Nikole Herriott for The New York…

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Before I Say ‘I Do,’ a Word to the Exes

Years later, you drove hours to whisk me to West Virginia University on days when my college-induced-depression spiked, and held my hand as my body adapted to antidepressants. Our bond was so strong, “I love you” didn’t quite encapsulate it, so we made up a word, just for us, to express our feelings for each…

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A Journey to Kashmir’s Gurez Valley

Seeking to learn more about the area, we met with a 31-year-old assistant professor of English language and literature at Dawar College. Raqeeb Ahmad Lone had grown up in Tulail — and loves Walt Whitman’s poetry and “Lord of the Flies.” After talking with him for a couple of hours about Dard Shin folk tales…

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Nonfiction: A Nobel Laureate Asks What Makes a ‘Disordered Mind’

THE DISORDERED MINDWhat Unusual Brains Tell Us About OurselvesBy Eric R. Kandel304 pp. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $30. Disorders of the mind have meant different things to different people at different times. In Plato’s “Phaedrus,” Socrates extols divinely inspired madness in mystics, lovers, poets and prophets; he describes these disturbances as gifts of the gods,…

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