Ashley Shuler

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The Fried Chicken Recipes You Want And Need

There's more than one way to fry a chicken.<p>We know that all fried chicken recipes are essentially the same — breaded or battered chicken that’s been fried to golden perfection — but you still need more than one because the details are what matter. It’s the subtle variations in ingredients and …

Cooking

Humans Are 'Meathooked' But Not Designed For Meat-Eating

I encounter claims that humans were designed to eat meat — that it's in our genes, that we have teeth made for eating meat, that we need meat to get all the right nutrients — all the time in casual conversation and in media in stronger and weaker versions.<p>In Meathooked: The History and Science of …

Agriculture

This is the ultimate fish and chips recipe and it’s really easy to make

Fish and chips is heralded as the ultimate British dish, sold all around the world in ‘English’ restaurants, but according to Claudia Roden, it was …

Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

Medical Research

These ear capsules might be the wireless multifunction headphones you've been waiting for

A new pair of wireless headphones by Human Inc. can morph into a portable loudspeaker and allows multiple users to connect and listen to a single audio source.<p>A startup company in Seattle that secured a $5 million investment round back in April just announced its secret weapon: a pair of …

Consumer Tech

French Billionaire Opens Free Coding University '42' In Silicon Valley

French technology entrepreneur and billionaire Xavier Niel (#129 in 2016 and #7 in France with a net worth of $8 billion) is investing $100 million of his own money to bring his Paris-based ’42′ coding school to Silicon Valley.<p>The name ’42′ is a nod to Douglas Adams’ science-fiction series <i>The</i> …

Silicon Valley

5 Ways to Flavor Your Meat While It’s Resting

To add major flavor to your meat this summer, try one of these easy, chef-approved ways to season your meat after it’s off the grill.<p>It’s almost …

BBQ

The world's 2 biggest terror groups are gearing up to battle each other in Syria

And now, Al Qaeda is planning to challenge ISIS in its stronghold — Syria.<p>American and European officials told The New York Times recently that Al Qaeda has started moving veteran operatives to Syria as the group plans to escalate its fight with ISIS (also known as the Islamic State, ISIL, or …

18 Winning Recipes for Shrimp Lovers

Shrimp are among the most popular fish consumed in the US, and for good reason: High-quality, well-prepared shrimp are sweet and flavorful, with a satisfyingly crisp yet tender texture. But shrimp can also go very, very wrong when prepared poorly, becoming rubbery, mushy, and in any case totally …

Seafood

A prize-winning “space archaeologist” needs your help finding looted archeological sites

Vancouver<p>A space archeologist is what happens when Indiana Jones and a Google Earth (goddess) have a love-child. This is how Sarah Parcak, winner of the TED Prize, described her work in a recent interview with Stephen Colbert.<p>To parlay its “ideas worth spreading” motto into action, TED, the ideas …

Archaeology

Hypnagogia, The State Between Sleep And Wakefulness, Is Key To Creativity

We all experience the borderlands between sleep and wakefulness. Here's how to make the most of it.<p>We're all familiar with the two basic states of consciousness: sleep and wakefulness. But what about what happens <i>in between</i> those states?<p>In the borderlands between wakefulness and rest is a strange …

Turning off work email is one way to get employees to sleep

To prove how serious it is about getting employees to unplug at night, one European car company switches off the work emails of non-management employees automatically between 6 p.m. and 7 a.m.<p>And while that may not work for all businesses, the practice sends a clear message to its workforce: Get …

Employment

This High School Senior Surprised Every Girl at His School With Flowers

#ManOfTheYear.<p>File this under extreme acts of kindness: In honor of Valentine's Day, Hayden Godfrey, 17, handed out flowers to all 834 girls at his high school Thursday.<p>The gift was the result of years of planning. The high school senior from Utah originally had the idea in middle school, after …

This beautiful nostalgic color film depicts London in 1920s

The early 20th century, especially during the interwar years of the 1920s and 1930s, saw the geographical extent of London’s urban area grew faster …

Great Depression

The Best Pancake Recipe: Lofty Buttermilk Pancakes

<b>Tester's Notes</b><br>It's been over two years since I posted this recipe for my favorite, from scratch pancakes. Many people have gone on to discover this …

Texas prosecutor officially disbarred for sending innocent man to death row

Board of disciplinary appeals upholds decision against Charles Sebesta, who presented false testimony and withheld information in case of Anthony Graves<p>A Texas legal disciplinary board upheld a decision to disbar a prosecutor who oversaw a case that sent an innocent man to death row.<p>The board on …

Death Row

A Video Game IRL: Drone Racing League Aims To Be NASCAR In The Air

Can drone racing be the next NASCAR? That's what Nick Horbaczewski is banking on. He is the CEO of the Drone Racing League, and he has lined up millions in venture capital to bring his vision to reality.<p>Using remote-control quadcopters with onboard cameras and virtual reality goggles, pilots race …

Drones

T-Mobile is fastest U.S. 4G network, according to crowdsourced mobile data company OpenSignal

A new report from OpenSignal shines a light on the current state of play among mobile networks in the U.S.<p>Looking at AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, and T-Mobile, the State of Mobile Networks: USA (Feb 2016) report analyzes data collected from more than 180,000 U.S. mobile phone users, and looks at 4G …

T-Mobile

Brr, It's Cold in Here! James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Zac Efron and Adam DeVine Recreate Every Sports Movie Ever

If you’ve ever fantasized about James Corden wearing nothing but a whipped cream bikini, you’re in luck.<p>For <i>the Late Late Show</i>‘s post-Super Bowl …

James Corden

The Real Rules of Making Polenta (Hint: They're Not What Everyone Says)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I can't help but laugh when I think of polenta, the Italian corn porridge. Everyone always repeats the same old rules for making it—make sure the liquid is boiling before adding the polenta, then stir nonstop until it's done. And yet, of all the things worth …

Italian Food

We are menaced by ever more diseases. But Zika, like most, hits the poor hardest

Damage to newborn babies by the mosquito-borne disease is horrifying, so let’s address the problem at source<p>Just as global trade and international jet travel risk spreading pathogens to every country on Earth, so, the cliche runs, faster global communications and digital news media risk spreading …

Public Health

A top psychologist explains how birth order may affect your success

Kevork Djansezian / Reuters<p>There's got to be something about birth order and success — why else would it be a staple of conversation on first dates …

University of Pennsylvania

Cisco Finds Global Mobile Users Growing 2X Faster Than Global Population

• More people will have mobile phones (5.4B) than electricity (5.3B), running water (3.5B) and cars (2.8B) by 2020.<br>• By 2020, over 75% of the world’s mobile data traffic will be video, making this category the highest growth rate of any mobile application.<br>• By 2020, 4G connections will account for 72% of …

Internet of Things

5 reasons it's time we stop sacrificing battery life for skinny phones

No other device category is subject to the same pace of relentless innovation as smartphones. Every spec is improved with each new release, meaning better photos, performance and software for users.<p>That is, every spec except battery life.<p>While that’s largely because battery technology has been …

Phones

The Technology Behind Hillary Clinton's Email Scandal, Explained

The Hillary Clinton email scandal has seemingly everything that can bring down a presidential candidacy. There are national security issues at stake, an FBI investigation and the fact that a cabinet official chose to use a private email rather than an authorized government address, something her …

Security

It's your fault Netflix doesn't have good social features

There's a bare bones way you can share shows if you are on a mobile device, but Netflix doesn't even let you share easily to Facebook from a computer anymore (though you can still sign in using Facebook). In short, it's a social desert.<p>Music streaming services like Spotify have embraced the social …

Gas Station Skimmer Scams Are on the Rise

Smaller devices and better security elsewhere make fuel pumps a target.<p>Gas prices are low, but consumers are finding a different kind of pain at the …

The land of no men: Inside Kenya’s women-only village

IN UMOJA VILLAGE, THERE’S NO MEN ALLOWED. For the last 25 years, Sambura women from northern Kenya have moved here to escape the abuses of their …

Travel

How New York is making huge efforts to shed light on its black history

I WAS SIPPING A GLASS OF RIESLING in the oak-paneled library at the Fort Orange Club, Albany, NY’s oldest and most exclusive private club, when one …

Black History