Alexandra Gold

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You've Been Cooking The Wrong Thing In Your Crockpot This Whole Time

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Salted-Caramel Six-Layer Chocolate Cake

If you don't own a candy thermometer, this cake offers a good excuse to buy one. It sounds a little nitpicky, but the caramel should reach exactly 238 degrees. (Any less and the cake layers wont hold together properly; any more and the caramel will turn hard.) Precision will also pay off with the …

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Bobby Flay

How did you get that job: deputy administrator of NASA

<i>Welcome to our series — How did you get that job? — where we run interviews with interesting people about their work and how they came to be doing it.</i><p>Charles Bolden is, in many ways, the face of NASA. As the administrator of the agency, he appears at most of its major events, and has recently led a …

Space Science

How Many Stars Are In The Universe?

Looking up into the night sky, it's challenging enough for an amateur astronomer to count the number of naked-eye stars that are visible. With bigger …

Man On Mars? NASA Says It's Happening -- And Soon

"We are farther down the path to sending humans to Mars than at any point in NASA's history."<p>We're going to Mars -- and we're going in the not-too-distant future.<p>NASA says preparations for a manned mission to the Red Planet are proceeding as planned, with humans expected to set foot on Mars in the …

Space Science

Slow Cooker Sunday: Spaghetti sauce so easy you'll never buy another jar

I purposely make something that will make the house smell insanely amazing when my guests walk in the door. And guess what — this spaghetti sauce …

11 Reasons to Cook with Nutella

What's better than just slathering smooth Nutella on toast? These 11 recipes, that's what.<p>Bonus: The complex, satisfying flavor will make everyone think you went to way more trouble than you did.<p><b>Nutella Sandwich Cookies</b><p>Bake mini meringues (or hell, just buy them) and get spreading. <b>Get the</b> …