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5 Huge Movies That Stole Their Plot from Other Hit Films

Hollywood is notorious for remaking popular films in its never-ending quest for money. However, there are a finite number of stories that can …

7 Insane Landforms You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped

For the most part, geography is fairly predictable. Mountains look like mountains, rivers look like rivers, and the ocean is vast and terrifying. But …

Recipe: Pulled Pork Sandwiches

A good pulled pork sandwich makes me happy down to my toes. It's porky and rich, tossed with just enough sauce to tickle the ol' taste buds. Top it …

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3 Things the Internet Always Gets Wrong

The Internet is about convenience. It saves us time doing research, getting directions, and finding appropriate masturbation fodder. Hurray! But …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

The Best F&$king Grilled Chicken Sandwich Ever Recipe

Packed with crushed potato chips, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and two different sauces, this juicy, drippy, delicious grilled chicken sandwich is not only surprisingly quick and easy, it'll also rival any burger out there.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>By alternating layers of mayonnaise, crushed potato chips, …

Short Rib Sandwiches

My unbridled love for short ribs is no secret. I’ve written love sonnets about them here before. Short ribs are amazing and beautiful and magical, …

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Italian Sausage and Fontina Shooter's-Style Sandwich With Sun-Dried Tomato-Caper Relish Recipe

Juicy Italian sausage bound with melted Fontina cheese is all packed into a pressed sandwich with sautéed onions, fennel, and red peppers and stopped with a rich and tangy sun-dried tomato and caper relish to balance out the fat. This is one hell of a sandwich.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>The rich, salty, …

Gigapan | Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera

On 18 June 2009, NASA launched the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) to map the surface of the Moon and collect measurements of potential future …

Roast Beef Swiss Melt

<i>In this Roast Beef Swiss Melt crusty bread surrounds juicy roast beef au jus with a perfectly melted layer of Swiss cheese. Coarse grained Dijon</i> …

Dave Arnold, "Patty Melt" - Soundbites

Tomato Gravy Recipe

<b>Read more: Sauced: Tomato Gravy</b><p>Ingredients1/4 cup bacon drippings1/4 cup all-purpose flour1 tablespoon tomato paste1 (15-ounce) can diced tomatoes, with juice1 cup milk1/4 cup heavy creamKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Heat bacon grease in medium saucepan over medium heat …

Filipino Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

<b>Read more: Sauced: Filipino Spaghetti Sauce</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoon vegetable oil1 cup finely chopped onion (about 1 medium)1 teaspoon freshly minced garlic (about 1 medium clove)1 pound ground beef or pork5 hot dogs (preferably Oscar Meyer wieners), cut into 1/4” slices1 cup banana ketchup2 cups …

Ancho-Raisin Sauce Recipe

With its bittersweet, tangy intensity, this salsa-like blend is best partnered with heartier, meaty dishes like grilled skirt steak.<p><b>Read more: Sauced: Ancho-Raisin Sauce</b><p>Ingredients1 large ancho chile2 cups brewed coffee1/2 cup raisins1 teaspoon cocoa powder4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter1 …

Hot Pepper Relish Recipe

Whether you remove the seeds from the hot peppers for a sweeter heat, or leave them in for some fiery intensity, this relish will bring new meaning to the "hot" in hot dog.<p><b>Read more: Sauced: Hot Pepper Relish</b><p>Ingredients1/2 pound hot green peppers (such as jalapeños or serranos), stemmed, seeds …

Pineapple-Braised Pork Sandwiches Recipe

Tip<p>How to Freeze Pork<p>Pork fares best in the freezer if packaged with freezer-friendly materials like waxed paper, aluminum foil, or heavy-duty …

Super Quick Video Tips: How to Make 8 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches at Once

Red-Eye Burger

Chances are…you’ve been there.<p>You’re out late. Partying…or celebrating…or working…or maybe traveling. You look at the clock and it’s 2:00 AM – and …

Asian Oven Pulled Pork Recipe and Best Asian Pulled Pork Shoulder

You can use this pulled pork for tacos, sliders and sandwiches. It's also great on pasta and rice because the juicy sauce is so flavorful. Feel free …

The Valentine's Day Showstopper

<i>Every so often, we get the chance to reshoot one of our favorite recipes from the Food52 archives.</i><p><i>Today: A cake to launch a thousand ships.</i><p><i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Noritake. Noritake’s Cher Blanc is featured below.</i><p>There's a reason there's no such thing as a wedding pie. Don't …

Braised BBQ Beef Sandwich Recipe

My mother grew up in a house where there was constant entertaining. My nana was somewhat of a social bee and even I remember how every night was a …

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The Earth breathes, and it is beautiful

Using NASA's latest high-resolution satellite imagery of Earth, datavisualization expert John Nelson has created a pair of captivating animations …

5 Amazing Magical Powers Created by Simple Science

For the most part, the old alchemists and magicians were fooling their audiences with plain ol' science. If you knew nothing of chemistry, the sight …

Building the ultimate paper airplane, one manila folder at a time

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 …

Sous Vide 101: Pork Belly Buns

Thick-cut braised-then-crisped pork belly is one of the easiest things in the world to cook. Seriously. You could throw the pot of it in a low oven, leave, find all 96 stars in Super Mario World, head out to a Star Wars marathon—including the episodes-that-shall-not-be-named—come back, and you'd</i> …

Neutrino Telescopes Launch New Era of Astronomy

The recent discovery of neutrino particles bombarding Earth from outer space has ushered in a new era in neutrino astronomy, scientists say.<p>Neutrinos …

Slow Cooker Honey-Balsamic Pulled Pork with Asian Slaw

1. Prepare the Pulled Pork: Place the pork shoulder in the slow cooker. In a medium bowl, whisk together the chicken stock, honey, balsamic vinegar, …