Bernard Aker

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Reveals The Scientific Mystery That Keeps Him Up At Night

Celebrity scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson might seem like he knows everything there is to know about the universe. But there's a lingering scientific …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Exploring Shinjuku

Staying extra-safe in Japan<p>Japan is a wonderful and safe place with one exception. While in Tokyo, don’t take the advice or invitations of any …

Japan

Classic Pie Crust

Food & Wine’s Justin Chapple makes his Classic Pie Crust recipe with all butter to ensure the flakiest crust. Chapple calls for a food processor to …

Pie

Pad Thai recipe: Here's how to master Thailand's favourite dish

The key to this is to have the ingredients prepared and ready to go so you can work quickly.<p>SERVES 4<p>50ml/2fl oz tamarind water<br>• 40ml/1½fl oz fish sauce<br>• 30g/1oz palm sugar or 2 tbsp caster sugar<br>• 200g/7oz wide flat rice noodles<br>• Vegetable oil<br>• 16 large prawns, peeled or unpeeled<br>• 4 spring onions, sliced<br>• 2 …

Eggs

The 20 Best Cult Movies On Netflix

All hail Netflix for giving new life to old faves. Here are the 20 best cult classics on the platform.<p>Photos: Everett Collection, Photo Illustration: …

Daniel Radcliffe Weighs in on the HARRY POTTER Dursley Horcrux Theory

Whether you’re a fan of the books, the films, or both–the world of <i>Harry Potter</i> is the perfect breeding ground for all sorts of fan theories. Back in …

Movies

World's best German bars and restaurants

Manhattan

19 Filling Breakfasts that Can Double As Dinner

It began with April Bloomfield’s English porridge. That genius, hearty, chewy bowl introduced me to salty-sweet harmony. Intrigued by the concept of savory oatmeal, I followed the recipe to a T, ultimately making <i>way</i> more breakfast servings than I anticipated. Determined to eat it all, I added …

A definitive guide to the best pie crusts

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across …

Baking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Language-learning apps that you need now

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The Role Food Plays in Anxiety and Inflammation

<i>Our friends at PaleoHacks help us understand the link between anxiety and inflammation.</i><p>Anxiety is one of the most common mental disorders in the …

Wellness

Five 5-Ingredient French Desserts: Homey, Simple, and Délicieux

There are French desserts in the vicinity of which you dare not breathe, lest they crumble, deflate, or melt with your disturbance. <i>Quelle horreur!</i> These are the soufflés (all that swell), the puff pastry (all those layers), the petits fours (all the microscopic artistry), the yule logs (all that …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Best Way to Thaw Frozen Tomatoes?

<b>Q:</b> I froze a bag of big beautiful yellow tomatoes to use in the dead of winter. I'd love to make a sauce, but what is the best way to thaw them? …

Tomatoes

9 Healthy Foods That Cost Less Than $1 Per Serving

Great news for anyone who wants to save money and eat healthier—in other words, pretty much all of us. A new study suggests that it really is …

Nutrition
Sexual Harassment

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake

Dessert

Build a Better Meal Plan with 20 Quick and Tasty Dinners

No matter your schedule, having a quick go-to dinner as a part of your meal plan is one of our favorite strategies to beat the weeknight dinner …

Cooking

This Stranger Things/Charlie Brown mashup is the prefect Halloween treat

A cursory glance over on Reddit and Facebook confirms that Barb (or Barb in the Upside-Down, or simply Poor Barb) is easily this year’s hottest …

4 Amazing New Materials That Science Doesn't Quite Know What To Do With Yet

<i>What are the most interesting new materials? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by David Toyli, Ph.D, physicist, on Quora:</b><p>One physicist’s perspective on the most interesting new</b> …

Quantum Mechanics

Ryan Reynolds wants a Deadpool Batman team up

As the Merc with a Mouth hits DVD, the Deadpool crew discuss potential team-ups, masturbation montages and the much anticipated sequel<p>Not every DVD …

Deadpool

Doctor Strange Will Have a "Different Flavour" to Other Marvel Films

With <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> now in theaters, attention is turning to the next movie on the Marvel roster--<i>Doctor Strange</i>. The fantasy adventure is released in November, and co-star Mads Mikkelsen has been speaking about what fans can expect from the film.<p>In an interview with Yahoo! Movies, the</i> …

BrainDead Series Premiere Review: Sci-Fi Thriller Meets Political Satire

<b>[This is a review of the BrainDead series premiere. There will be SPOILERS.]</b><p><b>–</b><p>In the midst of the ongoing American presidential campaign, CBS has …

Japan’s UltraSmall Houses Photos

In Japanese cities, the average house is 1,075 square feet. That makes sense when you consider that the country has a landmass smaller than Montana but a population that puts it at number 11 worldwide. Creativity abounds despite such constraints, notes Naomi Pollack in Jutaku: Japanese Houses …

Japan

What is college for?

1 May was National College Decision Day in the U.S. – the deposit deadline for admission into many U.S. colleges and universities. Early indications …

Philosophy Of Education

7 Common Emotions Not Worth Our Energy

​<p>Through out the day, we experience a rich variety of emotion as we respond to the situations we find ourselves in. Some of these emotions, …

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Why Introverts Are Introverts? Because Their Brains Are Different

You prefer to curl up and read a book by yourself over going to a flashy social event. You like the company of one close friend rather than a group …

NASA unveils electric plane | CNN Travel

(CNN) — At NASA, an experiment is underway that could upend the aviation industry:<p>A fully electric plane.<p>As electric cars roll out across the world -- nixing the need to pay soaring fuel prices - NASA is looking to the skies, unveiling the X-57, or "Maxwell".<p>NASA says Maxwell could be on the runway …

Aviation