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Should You Cut Into A Grilled Steak To See If It's Done?

<i>When my husband grills steak, he cuts into it to tell if it's done. Isn't there a better way?</i><p>Yes! Use an instant read meat thermometer to ensure your …

BBQ

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Working Your Camera

Learning how to take control of your camera and getting out of full auto mode can be a little daunting for new photographers like yourself.However, …

Shutter Speed

17 Foods That Make You Poop (For Constipation Relief)

1) Berries<p>Pick a berry, any berry, and chances are it will help get things moving in no time. That’s because most berries are a good source of fiber. …

Nutrition

Why You Should Definitely Pan-Sear Steak for a Weeknight Dinner

When we think of steak, we usually associate this big, hearty piece of meat with eating out, or at least, some sort of special occasion. But...why? …

Cooking

The Difference Between 6 Common Types of Steak

Summer is heating up, and so are the grills. Some of our favorite items to dig into include nice, juicy steak dishes. But with so many different …

Cooking

Scientists discover ancient Mayan city hidden under Guatemalan jungle

Aerial laser mapping detects thousands of hidden structures in Peten region, suggesting its population was millions more than previously thought<p>Researchers using a high-tech aerial mapping technique have found tens of thousands of previously undetected Mayan houses, buildings, defence works and …

Archaeology

Hidden tunnel could lead to Mayan 'entrance to the underworld'

<b>(CNN) —</b> This month, archaeologists in Mexico will begin excavating a secret tunnel thought to lead beneath a pyramid built by the ancient Maya.<p>The tunnel was sealed off centuries ago by the Maya, but archaeologists plan to clear it in order to reach a hidden "cenote" -- an underwater cavern that …

Archaeology

Sprawling Maya network discovered under Guatemala jungle

<b>Researchers have found more than 60,000 hidden Maya ruins in Guatemala in a major archaeological breakthrough.</b><p>Laser technology was used to survey digitally beneath the forest canopy, revealing houses, palaces, elevated highways, and defensive fortifications.<p>The landscape, near already-known Maya …

Archaeology

These refreshingly normal photos of the everyday JFK White House show how much things have changed

No Big Macs here<p>The White House is more than just the presidential residence. It is also offices, kitchens, and dining rooms, filled with the …

Amazing

The Right Way to Hang Art Every Time & Not Screw It Up

I have always loved art and thought that it was the most personal part of any home, but I never knew how to make it all look good on the wall.<p>Then a …

Woodworking

5 Ways To Deal With A Situation You Hate.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The truth is, you aren’t going to be happy in every situation. Not liking a situation doesn’t make you bad, incompetent or …

Self-help

The Key to Juicy, Perfectly Cooked Meat? Let It Sit Out

That's right: Letting meat sit out at room temperature before cooking it is a total game changer. And no, it won't kill you.<p>There are a lot of weird food phobias out there (alliumphobia, anyone?) and yet a quick google search turns up no term for "fear of raw meat." <b>This is shocking to me, because</b> …

BBQ

How Long to Marinate Chicken (and All Meat) for Maximum Flavor

You're probably marinating your meat for too long. This is how long to marinate chicken, beef, and pork so that you get the most bang for your buck.<p>Marinating meat is like stretching. Stretching is important. You know, before going for a run or playing in your coed rec soccer league that you …

BBQ

13 French Foods You Should Know About That Aren’t a Croissant

Cooking

Fisherman reels in catches straight out of hell

A fisherman has revealed a bizarre array of weird sea creatures that have ended up in his nets.<p>Russian trawlerman Roman Fyodorov’s photographs …

Weeknight Lemon Chicken Skillet Dinner

Weeknight Lemon Chicken Skillet Dinner<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°.<p>Step 2<p>Place potatoes in a medium saucepan; cover with water. Bring to …

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things

See if you're forgetting to give your kids any of these (non-material) things.<p>Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They gave: Generously, …

How to Buy the Best Salmon at the Grocery Store

Everyone can agree that salmon is part of a healthy diet—from Coho to Sockeye, salmon is loaded with heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids, protein, …

12 Rules for Civil Conversation | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following rules for civil conversation were written in 1692 by the influential English jurist Matthew Hale in a letter to his</i> …

Vain

Japanese Eating Etiquette | RecipeTin Japan

Shares 41<p>Wouldn’t it be wonderful and more enjoyable if you knew Japanese eating etiquette, and you could have Japanese meals how Japanese do? It …

Japan

3 Tips And 23 Examples To Create An Art Deco Bathroom

Art deco is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. It combined modernist styles with …

Interior Design

4 Easy Weeknight Dinners for People Who Work Too Hard

Scallops in 10 minutes, and more awesome recipes that our food director makes time and time again.<p>Being the food director of <i>Bon Appetit</i> is both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, I get to eat delicious dishes all day that are in the works for the magazine and website. On the other hand, by …

Cooking

How to Season a Steak Like You Mean It

Don't hold back. This is going to be tasty.<p>What makes a restaurant steak better than your homemade effort? No, it’s not the wine you ordered. It’s not the price. It’s not the sauce or the fries served on the side. It’s the fact that the chef knows how to season a steak. Really, truly season it.<p>A …

BBQ

This Giant Stone Hand Is One Of The Greatest Unsolved Mysteries In Archaeology

The frustrating thing about history is all of the unanswered questions that can be left in its wake. While we might have some understanding of life …

How to be resilient: 8 steps to success when life gets hard

<i>“Stick with it!”</i><p><i>“Be resilient!”</i><p><i>“Never give up!”</i><p>I see a lot of stuff about resilience, persistence and grit. What I don’t see is a lot of legitimate …

Self-help

How to increase sperm count: 14 tips to boost fertility naturally

Sperm count or total sperm count refers to the average total number of sperm present in one sample of semen. Sperm count is one of the several …

Wellness

Secret storage solutions for small homes

Ask any interior designer and they'll tell you that a small home doesn't have to struggle to find enough handy storage, if you are willing and able …

Storage Ideas

10 decor ideas to give your home a modern and luxurious feel

Unless you have the resources to retain your own interior designer, it can be a trying process to decorate your home to get just the look you desire, …

Don’t ever spill these personal details at work or on job interviews

Research shows the older you get, the more you overshare – which can hurt your career.<p>Loose lips sink professional relationships.<p>Most employees are …

Employment

9 Things Insecure People Do That Ruin Their Lives

Insecurity is the dumbest thing that we all feel. Every person in the world has something he or she is insecure about – even if only slightly. Well, …

Self-help