Andrew Stead

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This Doctor Specializes in Gut Health—Here's What He Eats in a Day

If you keep up with the health and wellness world, you've likely noticed the fixation on gut health and inflammation. In short, gut health is about …

The dazzling firefall of Yosemite has returned

The rare and stunningly beautiful phenomenon only occurs during a two-week window in February.<p>While winter in Yosemite National Park offers a …

National Parks

Are You Buying the Wrong Olive Oil?

In a grocery store, the assumption is that products will be labeled with accuracy — that it’s, say, Parmesan cheese, not a tub of wood pulp, in your …

What's the Difference Between Extra-Virgin & Regular Olive Oil?

It seems we're always grabbing for a bottle of "good" olive oil. For the most part, cookbook authors are referring to extra-virgin olive oil, the …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Make a Tasty Weed-Infused Honey With Only Three Ingredients

A drizzle of honey in a cup of tea can sweeten up your favorite soothing beverage, but a drizzle of <i>weed-infused</i> honey can really enhance the relaxing …

16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes

So I’ve made these potatoes probably 6 times in the last 2 months (no joke) so it’s probably a recipe that needs to be shared, right? Oh my, oh my …

10 new food truck eats to try right now in Toronto

Street food is having a moment in Toronto. This season has seen a whole slew of new food trucks hit the scene. From classic Italian lasagna to sushi …

Texas

3D printing technologies explained

If you’ve ever been lost in the midst of all the 3D printing technologies, you know how hard it is to get a grip on the different machinery, applications and companies involved.<p>Patent disputes, crafty marketing teams and feuds amongst inventors have led to a point where identical technologies go by …

Industrial Designer

Here’s what you’re entitled to if you get bumped off a flight

Chances are pretty high that you have, as overbooking has become standard practice thanks to airlines scrambling to post revenue, and no-shows being a common occurrence.<p>Luckily, the US Department of Transportation has been tightening requirements on what airlines need to do when overbooking a …

Skillet Skills: 7 Meals You Can Make In a Single Cast Iron Pan

Have you been cooking with cast iron lately? A skillet is definitely worth the investment with it's durable versatility. Take a look at these 7 ways …

Here Are 17 High-Protein Breakfasts That Aren't Eggs

Not so eggcellent.

Fire Up the Grill for Vietnamese Caramelized Lemongrass Pork Chops

The other day, I was tweeting about the relative popularity of mayo versus butter as a sandwich spread, when my pal Harold Dieterle made the observation that Vietnamese <i>banh mi</i> sandwiches are more popular in the US than they are in Vietnam. I think he's probably right. It's one of the handful of …

Chef John's Grilled Mojo Beef Recipe

"This Cuban-inspired mojo marinade would work great as an all-purpose marinade for just about anything destined for the grill, but skirt steak is my …

6 Drinks to Try While High

Cannabis is great, but most people are hit with an unfortunate side effect: dry mouth (also known as cotton mouth). Luckily, this side effect is …

Washington State

Ketamine could soon be approved to treat depression

Psychiatrists looking for a new treatment to give patients with major depression and suicidal tendencies may soon be able to administer ketamine …

How Cold Showers Can Change Your Brain And Boost Your Mental Health

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

Productivity

4 Important Things to Learn from 3D Printing Startups

Starting a 3D printing company is a huge challenge. While many companies succeed, there is no guaranteed road map for the high achievement rate. …

Startups

This Smartphone Startup Competes with Apple and Samsung But It's Not Worried

<i>A version of this post titled “Selling smartphones, one hip party at a time” originally appeared in the Startup Sunday edition of Data …

These Cannabis Innovators Have Redefined The Wake And Bake — Plus The Week’s Best Food Videos

<i>There’s a lot going on in the food world. Things move quickly. Something is hot, then it’s gone completely. It seems almost impossible to keep up with the conversation. Farms, burgers, ice cream — there’s just so much food content to keep you sated. We’d like to help you stay on top of things, so</i> …

Innovation

Drone startups jockey for business as FAA relaxes rules

New Federal Aviation Administration regulations on commercial drone use should make it easier for small operators to jump into the business of aerial …

Unmanned Aircraft

Processor007 : Drone Aircraft Concept Proposal for Airbus Group

The <b>PROCESSOR 007</b> is a UAV/drone aircraft design concept for the Airbus Group. It has been designed to perform a series of tasks that could well be …

You can now have a professional film crew document your next vacation

And sometimes your photos just don't do your memories justice.<p>Luxury tour company Black Tomato has a solution for that: their Drone the World service.<p>For a cool $5,300, you can be paired with an expert cameraman who will document part of or all of your trip by drone, and then edit that footage into …

The Best Comedy Podcasts On Earth (Which You Should Subscribe To Immediately)

<b>Last Updated: September 8th</b><p>I first heard the word “podcast” in 2008, just before I graduated college. “It’s like a radio show,” explained Kevin, my then roommate. “You download it from iTunes and just listen to it whenever.” He was trying to explain his newest obsession, <i>The Joystiq Podcast</i>. It was …

Glowforge raises $22 million to popularize its 3-D laser printers, catalog of materials

Of all the ways to make a 3-dimensional object, 3D printing is still the freshest, whether what’s involved is plastic extrusion, milling away wood or metal, or the spinning of cells into functional living tissues.<p>Now, a company that makes a desktop laser cutter and engraver for home or office use, …

Startups

Summer Pesto Fettuccine

<i>Savor the taste of summer with this seasonal classic bursting with fresh flavors and bright colors!</i><p>There are some things that just go hand-in-hand. …

Italian Food

A steak master shares his 7 steps to grilling the perfect cut of meat

But if you're looking to truly impress guests at your next backyard barbecue, you'll want to try these steps to the perfect steak, courtesy of chef Wade Wiestling of Mastro's Steakhouse.

10 companies that are using drones

It's hard to believe that not so long ago, drones were only ever heard of in conjunction with military action.<p>These days, drones are not only …

Disruption By Drone: Why Construction Will Never Be The Same

Are drones here to stay? Believe it or not, the answer to that question is one almost everyone agrees with and it is getting less controversial by the day. Drones are here to stay and they are rapidly disrupting hundreds of different industries and trades.<p>PwC released a report in May projecting the …