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Deadly attack in Jerusalem synagogue

Five Israelis were killed and eight more wounded in a frenzied assault by two Palestinian men on Jewish worshippers praying at a Jerusalem synagogue in the most lethal incident in the city in years.<p>The two assailants who launched their attack with meat cleavers and a gun during early morning …

Low-water lunch: A Chinese breakthrough on irrigation?

<i>Growing more food with less water will be one of the biggest challenges in the coming era of surging populations and increasing climate disruption. In China, scientists say they've developed a new irrigation method that's twice as efficient as today's best technology, part of an increasingly urgent</i> …

Are You Shampooing Your Hair Wrong?

Photographed by Winnie Au.<p>Just like a clean face is the foundation of healthy skin, a proper shampoo routine is the foundation of healthy hair. …

10 Makeup Secrets the Pros Swear By

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Cabbage Pickle - Bandh Gobhi Achar Recipe by Manjula

UN Sets Guidelines for How Developing Countries Should Teach Puberty

Many girls—especially those in low-income countries—start their periods without a clue as to what’s happening to them.<p>American parents barely …

Whip Up A Perfect Bowl of Pasta

<i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>How to Make Shane Solomon's Spaghetti with Butter and Parm</b> <i>Pizzeria Stella, Philadelphia</i><p><i>Serves two.</i><p><b>This dish is not about coating spaghetti with sauce</b>. It's about incorporating the two — letting the starch from the pasta enrich the sauce and the sauce soak into the …

Sad Sand and the Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Taco

<b>I have a story to tell you.</b> It's about a girl in a white dress and the new Taco Bell Cool Ranch Doritos Locos taco. But first, to make this story as vivid as possible, here's an experiment to attempt.<p><b>1.</b> Draw a circle on a cardboard box and cut out with an X-Acto knife.<p><b>2.</b> Fold in half.<p><b>3.</b> Brush it …

Food & Drink Ideas - Food and Cocktails for Men

It's inspired by the mantra: "Telling myself it’s not as hard as it seems.”<p>Because you can never have too many noods?<p>A new twist on your sad beer shower.<p>A whisky lover deserves to drink it in style.<p>The best wings-and-fries dishes come in the same container, because these flavors were made for …

Done

<i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>When you start doing</b> your own cooking, it's like when you start having sex — you can finally start figuring out what you <i>like.</i> There's a tendency to characterize cooking as a kind of thralldom (the phrase "slave to the kitchen" comes to mind), but really, all those …

The Violent Secret of Meat

How to cook your meat correctly.<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>My problem with meat</b> was that I was too nice to it. Like a lot of tentative amateur cooks, I was intimidated by meat, especially great meat — its heft and grandeur, its copious marbling, its protruding bones and prohibitive cost. The …

How to Tie a Roast

Marcus Nilsson<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>Tying your roast creates</b> uniformity, not only in cooking time but in appearance as well, so the meat looks good on both the outside and the inside (with an even internal temperature) and carves well.<p><b>How to Make Michael Toscano's Roast Pork Arista</b><i>Perla,</i> …

How to Make a Knockout Chili Without a Recipe

<i>To be published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><i>Here at Eat Like a Man, we appreciate simplicity. Like, for example, chili. And anything associated with the making of great chili. The thing is, nobody—or at least very few people—carries around their chili spices everywhere they go. (If you do, we salute</i> …

Recipes

Cook the Whole Fish You Just Caught

Marcus Nilsson<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue</i><p><b>How to Make Bryan Caswell's Whole Fish</b> <i>Reef, Houston</i><p><i>Serves two.</i><p><i>Tip: Most whole-fish recipes call for dry roasting — stuffing with herbs and baking. But it usually turns out exactly that: dry. Caswell poaches fish in its liquidy natural habitat.</i><p><b>This is a</b> …

How to Build a Better BLT (with Schnitzel!)

<i>Published in the October 2012 issue</i><p><i>Chef Matt Jennings, Farmstead, Inc., Providence</i><p><b>What we've got in this sandwich</b> is some hot pork-on-pork action. It's my merging of the two greatest inventions in the world: the BLT and fried chicken. I switched out the poultry for pork, and although in the …

Something to Cook (for Rosh Hashanah): Beef Brisket

<b>We rarely need an excuse</b> to enjoy a great beef brisket. Yesterday and today just offer an added bonus with Rosh Hashanah upon us. The Jewish new year's classic dish may be apples dipped in honey, but often they go hand in hand with dishes like this delicious brisket from Canter's Deli in Los …

Recipes

A Sexy Word for a Sexy Dish: Saltimbocca

<b>This dish is about perception:</b> it looks like it takes much more time and training than it actually does. That's because the ingredients do a lot of the work for you. As the prosciutto browns, it crisps (texture), seasons (salt and fat), and seals in the chicken juices (moisture), and the artichokes …

The Only Thing to Put on Your Steak

<i>Published in the February 2013 issue</i><p><i>Chef Adam Sobel, Bourbon Steak, Washington, D.C.</i><p><b>Making a sauce in the pan</b> you just used to cook whatever the sauce will cover — in this case, a beautiful steak — is all about perception. It looks (and tastes) like it takes more time and training than it actually …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …