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Beautiful Brain Art Uncovers the Complexity of the Human Mind

Greg Dunn’s light-reflecting paintings make science visually stunning.<p>Transforming the constant moving compartments of the braininto a gilded display of reflective strands, scientist and artist, Greg Dunn examines the "look of consciousness" in his project <i>Self Reflective</i>. Each rendering of the …

The Brain

21 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

Although in the moment they might seem larger than life, interviewers are people just like you.<p>That means they're susceptible to the same …

In Michigan, The Pasty Isn't X-Rated. It's A Portable Pie With History Baked In

When Stephen Bosio of Pasadena, Calif., fed his 9-month-old son a pasty, the act felt, by his assessment, more important than it should have.<p>"Teddy is a fifth generation pasty-eating man," Stephen told me.<p>Outside the rural Midwest, the term "pasty" is associated with a particular type of nipple …

Science: Never Mind, Cheese Is Terrible For You

It seems like there’s a new study (or expert) disproving a similar study (or expert) every week. You may want to sit down for this, one, though, because today we’re talking about cheese. But wait, cheese is good for you, right? We have evidence that eating it will make you live longer. It’s also …

George Washington

Soppressata and Cheese in Puff Pastry

Key Lime Bars | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Key Lime Marshmallow Meringue Pie

It's a lime of a time.<p>10 graham crackers<p>7 tablespoons butter, melted<p>¼ cup brown sugar<p>6 eggs, separated<p>Lime zest<p>1 14-ounce can condensed milk<p>½ pint vanilla ice cream<p>½ cup key lime juice *(Regular lime juice works just fine if key lime juice is unavailable)*<p>1 tablespoon light corn syrup<p>1 cup sugar<p>1. …

Stop Putting Gorgonzola on Just Cheese Platters

There's a story (there's always a story) that a 15th century romance produced Gorgonzola. It involves a cow herder, who, distracted by his lover, added the morning's cheese curds to that of the previous day's curd, creating a cheese that remained soft and creamy even when aged. It's dubious, but …

Make This Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup in Your Slow Cooker

There's nothing better than a big, hot bowl of soup on a cold winter's day — except, maybe, when that soup practically cooks itself. Case in point? …

Drop Biscuits and Gravy Recipe

"'We enjoy these flaky biscuits covered with creamy gravy not only for breakfast, but sometimes for dinner,' reports Darlene Markel of Sublimity, …

Ultranutty Pecan Bars | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

The Difference Between Potstickers, Wontons, and Gyoza

Dumplings are a broad term to describe pieces of dough that envelope some sort of meat or veggie filling. Potstickers, wontons, and gyoza are all …

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

Let Alton Brown Show You An Epic New Way To Make A Grilled Cheese

Can you handle it?<p>Making a grilled cheese seems oh-so-simple. But according to Alton Brown, most of us are forgetting the pivotal step that takes your grilled cheese to the next level.<p>As the “Good Eats” star explains in a hilarious (and truthful) rant at the beginning of his newest video, we should …

Salmon bisque and 15 additional soup recipes to warm you up tonight

Keep it simple tonight with a warm bowl of soup. We've compiled 16 of our favorite recipes for you from our recipe database, from a potato green chile soup with just the right amount of heat, to Manhattan clam chowder, a hearty bowl of Jalisco-style pozole or a smoky black bean stew.<p>And if you're a …

Foods That Keep Metabolism Burning at Max Efficiency

While it sometimes feels like the speed at which your metabolism is burning can seem out of your control, certain foods and habits can promote a …

Nutrition

How to make the perfect lemon curd

Bring a golden glow to January with a Victorian classic, and, no matter if you’re looking to be eased into the day or hit with a full-on acid trip, there’s a variation for you<p>A ray of sunshine in one of the darkest months of the year, lighter and zingier than marmalade (and considerably quicker to …

Victorian Era

Basic French Toast Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Here's why you should bake your cookies like muffins

Is baking cookies in a muffin pan strange? Yep. Does it yield delicious results? You bet. This little-known baking trick has been circulating Pinterest recently. Baking your cookies in a muffin pan prevents them from melting together. Also, for those of us that aren't fans of crunchy cookies, the …

Dessert

Bread Bowl Chicken Pot Pie (Coffin Bread)

Think of it as the ultimate pot pie<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.<p>Using a serrated knife, cut a square …

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

Recipes

Watch: Report Finds 35% of Restaurant Lobster Is Fake

Are you eating fake lobster?<p>On Valentine’s Day, consider this before ordering the lobster bisque: An investigation by Inside Edition found that many …

How to Make Hawaiian Sweet Rolls for the Best Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwiches

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>There’s nothing quite like …

Transform Your Leftover Turkey Into Crispy, Juicy Carnitas

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I'm writing this after four solid days of roasting and smoking turkeys by sunlight and painting the walls in my house by moonlight. The last thing I want to do right now is write a long article. It's also going to be …

Cooking

This is why your brain wants you to keep eating cheese

Cheese, with its impossible-to-resist combination of fat, salt, and creaminess, certainly <i>feels</i> like it could be addictive. It would explain why that second (or third, or fourth) slice of pizza calls to you so loudly, even after you think you're full.<p>With a growing body of evidence that suggests …

Nutrition

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Cream-Cheese Filling

Tangy cream cheese filling is sandwiched between spiced pumpkin cookies in this whoopie pie recipe from Matt Lewis' "Baked: New Frontiers in Baking." Martha made this recipe on episode 708 of Martha Bakes.

Sugar is toxic, new study on obese kids finds

Reducing sugar in diets even without cutting calories or losing weight has the power to dramatically improve health, experts say.<p>A new study …

Diabetes

Pumpkin Pie Cake

Pumpkin Pie Cake<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>45 mins<p>Total time<p>1 hour<p>A favorite holiday staple turned into an easy and delicious cake! This Pumpkin Pie …

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