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Video: Trail Running the Longest Fjord in the World

At 303 km (188 miles) in length, the Sogenfjord in Norway is the longest fjord in the entire world. Ultra-runner Malene Blikken Haukøy lives on the …

Trail Running

How to Make Bolognese Sauce Recipe

"This Bolognese sauce is dedicated to the late great Marcella Hazan. She was considered the Julia Child of Italian food, and at a time when most …

Italian Food

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Science Fiction

Forget Lobster: The Scallop Is the Real Seafood King

Our reporter makes the case for skipping lobster and lobster rolls in favor of eating sea scallops.<p>When I tell people that I’m a part-time resident …

Seafood

In-depth Analysis: Data Mining vs Artificial Intelligence vs Machine Learning vs Statistics

Data Mining is a level of insight Discovery from Data. A few people see Data Mining as a level of Machine Learning, others approach Machine Learning …

Machine Learning

Our Best Scallop Recipes

Make a quick weeknight dinner or date night in feel utterly impressive by preparing delicate scallops at home with ease. Scallops cook within minutes …

Seafood

Cool New Features in Python 3.7

Python 3.7 is officially released! This new Python version has been in development since September 2016, and now we all get to enjoy the results of …

Python Programming

Overview of Exploratory Data Analysis With Python

Exploratory data analysis plays a role in the work of data science and machine learning.<p>In this post I am giving a brief intro of Exploratory data …

Data Science

Maple-Bacon Baked Beans

Think of this dish as classic baked beans turned all the way up to 11--sweet, smoky, and saucy, with extra richness from the slow-simmered beans. The …

Cooking

27 Easy Fourth of July Side Dishes

As the grill heats up to char and sizzle classic Fourth of July mains, fill the picnic table with a plethora of summer side dishes to complete the …

Grilling burgers this summer? Up your game with these homemade bun recipes

If Memorial Day is the unofficial start to grilling season, then Father’s Day is the celebratory kickoff. This is the time when we get our last live-fire exercises in before the 4th of July, when the summer season really gets underway. And, if you’re like me, you might just be thinking about …

Breakfast

Our 10 Easiest Skillet Meals — Recipes from The Kitchn

There's a reason skillet dinners have a regular place in my meal plans: These one-pan dinners are easy to pull off any night of the week and they …

Cooking

This One-Skillet Lasagna Will Win Any Weeknight

If you'd like a browned lasagna top, heat the oven to broil and use an oven-safe skillet.<p>Heat the oil in a 12-inch or larger regular or cast iron …

The Average Net Worth For A 50 Year Old In America

<b>The short answer is:</b> the average net worth of the average 50 year old is around $150,000. But the <i>above average</i> 50 year old has around $1,250,000. …

The Secret to Juicy Grilled Pork Chops Every Time

Have you ever eaten a pork chop that’s oddly reminiscent of shoe rubber? Even if it's swimming in a sauce or covered with an exotic spice rub, …

The Ultimate Weekend Burger

You’ll need brisket, your favorite cast-iron skillet, Duke’s mayonnaise, and then maybe a nap<p>Only make this burger…<p>If you really, really love your friends.<p>If you have no big plans this weekend (besides holding a spatula in one hand and a cold beer in the other).<p>If you have developed a strong …

BBQ

10 Mac and Cheese Recipes Every Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Get the basic recipe for a pot of creamy classic mac and cheese down, and you've opened up a world of possibilities for yourself. This perennial …

A Classical Math Problem Gets Pulled Into the Modern World

A century ago, the great mathematician David Hilbert posed a probing question in pure mathematics. A recent advance in optimization theory is …

This Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce Is Comfort Food at Its Best

Heat the olive oil in a Dutch oven or large skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onion, celery, and carrot, and cook until the onion is …

Cooking

My Mother's Peasant Bread: The Easiest No-Knead Bread You Will Ever Make

<b>The bowls:</b><p>The cheapest, most widely available 1-qt bowl is the <b>Pyrex 322</b>. Sold here, too.<p>The vintage Pyrex #441 bowl is my favorite bowl to bake the …

Review of Matrix Mathematics

Bernstein’s Matrix Mathematics is impressive. It’s over 1500 pages and weighs 5.3 pounds (2.4 kg). It’s a reference book, not the kind of book you …

17 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Chicken-and-Green Chile Enchiladas

Substitute leftover roast beef or your favorite shredded barbecued pork as a tasty alternative to chicken.

Cooking

The world’s hardest cycling climbs

You don’t have to be a pro to enjoy the pain and glory of an epic climb – just try one of these.<p>As cycling mania reaches fever pitch, we scour the …

VN Show: How Peter Sagan outsmarted Quick-Step at Paris-Roubaix

Editor’s note: This VeloNews Show includes images from Tim de Waele/Getty Images, YouTube/Le Tour de France, YouTube/Cyclo-ing,Read the full article …

This Easy-Fancy Mint & Snap Pea Salad Is Summer Dinner Goals

Minty Snap Pea Salad<p>Serves 6 to 8 as a side dish<p>1 pound sugar snap peas, tough strings removed <br>3 tablespoons olive oil <br>2 tablespoons freshly squeezed …

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

26 Romantic Recipes to Make for Someone You Love (Including Yourself) — Recipes from The Kitchn

Skip the fuss of making a fancy dinner reservation this weekend and spend the night in making a delicious meal for the ones you love.Whether it's …

Making Pictures Worth 1000 Words in Python

In a previous post, I showed how you could upload images into a Discord server from Python; leveraging the popular chat platform to simplify things …