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Print Your Own Circuit Boards At Home

For all the promise of 3-D printing, most machines can only shape plastic, meaning that if you want to build even a simple electronic at home, you’re going to be plugging in the bulky, premade circuits of Arduino boards. And if you’re a real industrial designer with proper resources, you’re going …

Uber's offices in China have just been raided by the police

The company launched in China in 2013, and says that activity in the country has "far exceeded our wildest dreams." But along the way it has raised the ire of the Chinese government, the taxi industry, and some consumers too.<p>It's par for the course for Uber, which is wildly successful, but …

Rhubarb streusel recipe

This delicious rhubarb dessert is a little like a pie and a crumble combined. What's not to like?<p>This is wonderful enjoyed warm and with custard or ice cream, or cold with a nice cup of tea. It's perfect for lunch boxes, too<p>INGREDIENTS<p>250g sweet shortcrust pastry - chilled and rolled out to your …

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Home Tours

Virginia student earns admission to all eight Ivy League schools, and others

Even at the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, a top-ranked magnet school, senior Pooja Chandrashekar stands out among her brainiac peers.<p>She’s got a 4.57 grade-point average, scored a 2390 (out of 2400) on the SAT, and aced all 13 of her Advanced Placement exams. She also …

College & University

Gotham 'gun shop' appears as ruse to preach anti-firearm message

A "gun shop" that suddenly appeared in the heart of Manhattan last week only to close its doors after two days was actually an elaborate ruse by a pro-gun control group that sought to lure potential customers in order to make their anti-firearms case.<p>States United to Prevent Gun Violence set up the …

Do You Have These Deadly Plants at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

4 Household Management Apps I Can't Live Without

Using technology to help manage the household can add up to a good amount of time and money saved—not to mention a significant reduction in things …

Apps

How to Make a Perfect Frittata: Rules to Follow and Mistakes to Avoid

A custardy, perfectly-cooked frittata is easier to cook than you think—just don't make these mistakes.<p>A well-made frittata is one of the world's most perfect foods. It's cheap, quick-cooking, and an efficient vehicle for leftovers—not to mention equally delicious at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. …

Breakfast

In Battle Against Food Waste, Rethinking "Use By" Labels

Could changing food labels save millions of tons of good food from being thrown away?<p>LONDON—Everyone's done it: You reach into your fridge and pluck out something tasty that you've meaning to eat but had half-forgotten about, only to discover that its "best before" date passed a few days …

6 Ways You’re Using Olive Oil Wrong

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

Obamacare in peril 4 years later: Our view

It remains in mortal danger on three fronts.<p>Getting Obamacare up and running has been like trying to build a house while gangs were throwing rocks at the carpenters and inept plumbers were bungling the pipes. Between relentless attacks and self-inflicted mistakes, what would have been a tough job …

Cheesy Pesto Skillet Pull-Apart Bread

Cheesy Pesto Pull-Apart Bread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 24, 2014 41<p>I don’t even know what to say about these… little puffs of love?<p>I want to say they are …

What's Up Doc? 8 Recipes Featuring Carrots

When compared to other fall superstars like pumpkin, sweet potato, and butternut squash, carrots are always the sidekick, never the hero; always the bridesmaid, never the bride; always the backup singer, never the headliner; always the side dish never the…well, you get the point. But this fall, …

Carrots

Why pumpkin puree is your fall cooking must-have (plus 3 easy recipes)

Want to know the secret to the best sweet and savory pumpkin dishes? It all starts with canned pumpkin puree. Ereka Vetrini shares her tips for cooking with pumpkin puree and demonstrates three recipes from Allrecipes<i>:</i> Savory turkey chili, double-layer pumpkin cheesecake and mini pumpkin whoopie …

The Secret Trick to Great Game Day Wings

You don’t need a deep fryer to cook up this fan favorite.<p>If I had a fantasy football point for every time I heard that some bar had the “best wings,” I surely wouldn’t be second-last in my league right now.<p>Let’s admit that most wings are about average. That’s because most bars buy cheap chicken …

Cooking

Celery Forever: Where America's Weirdest Soda Came From and How It's Stuck Around

"Huh," my California-raised girlfriend said as she put the green can down for the first time. "That's not as bad as I thought it would be."<p>Longtime New Yorkers may know what she's talking about: Dr. Brown's Cel-Ray soda, the herbaceous, bitter, and peppery soft drink that, yes, is still in …

7 Things You Can Legally Steal from Successful Companies

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is CEO and co-founder of Twoodo, helping your team organize itself using simple #hashtags.</i><p>The essence of innovation and the foundation of many start-ups are to imitate and adapt from existing concepts. New ideas are mostly incremental improvements of past ideas, just as we as a …

22 Vegetarian Meals That Have More Protein Than A McDonald's Burger

There are countless, delicious ways to fit protein into a vegetarian diet -- ways that go beyond downing a chalky shake made from an unidentifiable powder. Beans, tofu, eggs and veggies are just a couple of items on the long list of whole foods that pack a meat-free protein punch.<p>Carnivores may …

Skip the Pie: Use Your Apples In a Dutch Baby, Instead

If you're a fan of apple pie, you'll like this giant, fluffy apple pancake.<p>It's that time of year again: You can't turn a corner without bumping into an apple pie. We like pie just fine, but this season, we're all about the Dutch baby. Never had one? Think fluffier, bigger, better pancakes—and …

Baking

Apple Dutch Baby

4 Servings<p>Summon your family to the table while this dutch baby bakes; it will be fabulously puffed when it comes out, and you’ll enjoy hearing the oohs and aahs before it deflates.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>apple cider syrup<p>4 cups apple cider<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 tablespoon light brown …

Breakfast

A New Upgrade to Miami's Essential Cubano

<i>Part of our comprehensive coverage of the American sandwich, available in full in our September issue</i><p><b>Transported originally</b> from Cuba to Tampa to feed cigar-factory workers, the Cubano found its true home in Miami, where the salty, sweet sandwich is an essential part of the late-night landscape. …

Cooking

5 Foods That Taste 10 Times Better on the Second Day

When we're out at a restaurant or enjoying a home-cooked meal, we can't always clear our plates. While there are some foods that we really should never take to go, there are some foods that actually taste better on the second day.<p><b>Click Here to See the Complete List of Foods That Taste 10 Times</b> …

Chipotle Caught in the Middle of a Diaper Changing Debacle

Though <b>Chipotle</b> is a family-friendly chain of restaurants serving "farm to face" fare, individual locations don't always roll out the red carpet for parents with babies. Last week, a mother discovered that her local Chipotle didn't have a baby changing table in the restroom. Her solution? <b>To use a</b> …

10 Ways to Use Mustard Greens

People say collard greens are the next kale, but why not mustard greens?<p>People say collard greens are the next kale, but why not mustard greens? …

September's Most Popular Recipes

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/September-Most-Popular-Recipes<p>article<p>From warm, hearty soups to roast chicken and classic desserts, September's …

Food

Easy Naan Bread Recipe

1<p>Heat the milk in a medium saucepan until it’s warm, about 105°F to 115°F. Add the sugar and yeast, and set aside until the yeast is dissolved and …

Bread

The Food Lab: For the Best Chicken Parmesan, Take a Lesson From the South

All week we're celebrating Italian-American classics. Check out more Italian-American recipes and taste tests this way!<p>More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>I can count the number of times I've had truly bad chicken parm on one hand, and all of those …

Salted Caramel Apple Mini Bundt Cakes

Candied apples were never my cup of tea. The contrast between the sweet exterior and the fresh apple always seemed too one dimensional to me. Caramel …

11 Apple Recipes for Fall

If there were a prom for autumn produce, the apple would be crowned its queen every year. They are the darlings of fall -- just the idea of them conjures up wholesome images of apple picking, apple pies, and hot apple cider on chilly mornings. Sometimes sweet, sometimes bitter, and -- if you're …

Recipes