Amanda Scott

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A shopping trip leads to a scuffle between North Koreans and Homeland Security officials in New York

A shopping expedition to Arizona led to an unusual scuffle between a visiting North Korean delegation and federal officials at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, according to people familiar with the incident.<p>The Department of Homeland Security seized "multiple media items and …

Here's when fruits and vegetables are actually in season

Sure, those glistening strawberries might look tasty, but if they're not in season where you live, you're better off with the frozen or canned version.<p>So here's a simple guide to when produce is in season, so you know when to splurge on fresh fruits and veggies and when to save with frozen or …

Nutrition

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Dessert

​5 Meal Hacks That Help You Eat More Nutrients Without Eating More Food

​You don’t need to overload your plate to load up on the good stuff<p>If you want to fuel up your body with the vitamins and nutrients it needs, you have to think smarter—not more.<p>“Think of your body as a car with a small gas tank,” says Jessica Crandall, R.D.N. and spokesperson for the Academy of …

Our Best Recipes From Thomas Keller

Mac and cheese, coconut cake, and some of the tastiest cookies we've ever eaten<p>Thomas Keller, renowned chef and restaurateur, has the recipes you …

Cooking

Quick Healthy Dinner Recipes: What nutritionists cook when they're feeling lazy

Cooking may not be a high-energy sport, but if plopping down on the couch seems a lot more tempting than standing over a stove, prepping food can …

This biology teacher destroyed transphobic myths with one science lesson

“Alternative facts” have become par for the course in 2017, so it’s more important than ever to use good, old-fashioned “real facts” to combat …

27 Holy Grail Kitchen Gadgets That Live Up To The Hype

Products people swear by to set up a kickass kitchen.

Here Is the Fastest Way to Cook Potatoes

I can think of a thousand reasons why boiling potatoes is the worst. Actually, I can just think of one right now: It takes too damn long. Also, …

“We can make a lot of mistakes”: The science of job interviews

After weeks of trolling the internet for job postings and dashing off cover letters, you’ve finally had a stroke of luck. There’s only one thing standing between you and your dream job: The interview.<p>This kind of high-stakes situation is guaranteed to get pulses racing. We all want to know what our …

Employment

Kristin Dearborn Explains Why Toxic Relationships Are More Horrifying Than Monsters

While I was in between books recently, I picked up a short horror novella: <i>Woman in White</i>, by fellow Vermont author Kristin Dearborn. While it’s a …

This Raindrop Cake is Almost Too Beautiful To Eat

We love to come across a dessert so beautiful that we hesitate to even take a bite. Popular in Japan but never seen before in the United States, the …

The Food Lab: Use Chickpeas to Make the Easiest Egg-Free Mayonnaise

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>When I last worked on making vegan mayonnaise, I tried a whole slew of egg replacements before I finally settled on soft tofu. It works, but it requires a good amount of tofu—enough that you can taste the tofu a bit in …