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How To Make Your Own Apple Cider Vinegar - Off-Grid

<b>How To Make Your Own Apple Cider Vinegar</b> – Image To Repin / Share<br>Image – www.17apart.com<p><b>Apple cider vinegar</b>, now often referred to as simply ACV, is …

Donny Hathaway: a soul man who departed too soon

My recent theory is that if the late soul man and scribe Donny Hathaway had been white he would be as (cult) famous as Cosmic American Gram Parsons; mentioned in the same breath as the prematurely departed mystic Nick Drake. Twenty years since Hathaway leaped to his death from the 15th floor of …

Muscle Shoals: one tiny town, countless musical memories

A long line of ghosts, some famous, others unfairly forgotten, haunts Greg "Freddy" Camalier's splendid music documentary Muscle Shoals. Duane Allman, Arthur Alexander, Wilson Pickett, half of Lynyrd Skynyrd… a full accounting of the dead is too sad to contemplate, but Muscle Shoals does us the …

Sam Cooke And The Song That 'Almost Scared Him'

Fifty years ago this week, Sam Cooke strolled into a recording studio, put on a pair of headphones, and laid down the tracks for one of the most important songs of the civil rights era.<p><i>Rolling Stone</i> now calls "A Change Is Gonna Come" one of the greatest songs of all time, but in 1964 its political …

Climate-change activists are playing a dangerous game with their 'enemy' narrative

The argument between the British political parties over energy prices appears, on the face of it, to be another tedious, media-fuelled battle of words shaped by focus groups. Yet it is more interesting than that: it is proof of the power of cognitive frames and shows how easily the real and …

Gluten-free walnut brownies recipe

This is a perfect brownie recipe that is all the better for not containing any flour.<p><i>Makes 15-20</i><p>170g/6oz 70 per cent cocoa<p>dark chocolate, broken up<p>120g/4½oz butter<p>3 eggs<p>170g/6oz sugar<p>100g/3½oz walnuts, roughly chopped<p>Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/gas 4. Line a 28cm (11in) brownie tin or shallow …

Southern fried chicken with rapeseed oil recipe

This healthier chicken is baked rather than fried and uses rapeseed oil for a deliciously crisp and light coating<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>100g white breadcrumbs<br>• 2 tbsp chopped fresh thyme<br>• 2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley<br>• ½ tsp cayenne pepper<br>• 1 tsp smoked paprika<br>• 8 free-range chicken drumsticks and/or thighs<br>• 4 tbsp …

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Christians 'face extinction' amid sectarian terror, minister warns

Exclusive: violence against Christian minorities is now a "global crisis" as worshippers are driven out of their ancient homelands by militants, a senior minister warns<p>Christianity is in danger of becoming extinct in its ancient homelands because of a rising tide of sectarian attacks, a senior …

Why Does Congress Think It's OK for Working Americans to Go Hungry?

The Dow closed the week at a record high. And all those billionaires? They're barely even an exclusive club anymore, what with 442 in the U.S. in 2012 and almost a thousand more than that globally, a jump of 200 in a single year, Forbes data shows.<p>So why is it OK for working Americans to go hungry? …

Kate Moss: her first photoshoot

Photograph: David Ross<p>Photograph: David Ross<p>Photograph: David Ross<p>• The Kate Moss: Roll 1 exhibition opens on 30 October 2013 at the Lawrence Alkin Gallery in London<p><i>This article contains affiliate links, which means we may earn a small commission if a reader clicks through and makes a purchase. All</i> …

Climate scientists want business leader to apologise for 'serious slur'

Climate scientists have called on one of Australia’s highest profile business leaders to apologise for accusing their profession of lacking integrity.<p>The Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society described as a “serious slur” the remarks of David Murray, former head of the Commonwealth …

Jellyfish are taking over the seas, and it might be too late to stop them

Last week, Sweden’s Oskarshamn nuclear power plant, which supplies 10% of the country’s energy, had to shut down one of its three reactors after a jellyfish invasion clogged the piping of its cooling system. The invader, a creature called a moon jellyfish, is 95% water and has no brain. Not what …

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