Ashley Nguyen

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6 things you can do with turmeric, the Indian spice everyone is Googling

Millions of Americans are wondering what to do with turmeric.<p>That's according to Google's annual Food Trends report, which analyzes patterns in food-related searches in the US. The company compiled search query data from January 2014 to February 2016, and highlighted the most notable trends.<p>Google …

22 Things You Need to Eat by the End of Summer

Summer produce is in full swing, and we couldn't be happier. Even if we don't want to spend a ton of time over a hot stove when it's warm out, we …

Food

Researchers created a robotic hand that is eerily human-like and can learn on its own

Typing out an email or setting up a pot of coffee are things we can do bleary eyed in the morning, but the movements our hands have to make to complete such tasks are truly complex, human skills.<p>That's why for robots to advance to the point where they can take care of our elderly or help clean our …

Well-Dressed Pugtender Wants To Teach You The Art Of Making Cocktails

<b>This article is part of “The Pugtender” series, full of delicious cocktail recipes whipped up by our resident Pugtender for when you’re entertaining</b> …

GMO Crops Don't Harm Human Health, Report Says

Genetically engineered crops pose no additional risks to humans and the environment when compared to conventional crops, according to a new …

New analysis: Genetically engineered foods not a health risk

No real evidence for health or environmental dangers of GE crops.

Grandma’s hands: the Hendersons’ best tomato pasta recipe

Margot<p>I used to ask the kids, “who makes the best tomato pasta?” When Hector was very young he would always say “Grandma”, and I was so proud that he had such discerning tastebuds. But then I asked whose pasta was next and the answer was “Dad”. But that’s what happens when you ask these questions – …

Cooking

How to Take the Heat Out of Any Chile Pepper

I thought I knew all the tricks to making a chile pepper less spicy, but really all I knew was this: The capsaicin—that is, the component in chiles …

Chile

If You Chugged This Cheap Beer in College, Now Try These

If you drank Bud Light Lime in college, wow, but here, take this beer instead. Please, just take it.<p>If you’re going to mount yourself upside down on a keg while someone holds the tap hose to your mouth, you probably want the beer coming out of that hose to be able to be inhaled quickly. After all, …

Alcohol

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

Eggs or Cereal: Which Is a Better Breakfast for Weight Loss?

According to a 2011 NPD food market research study, 31 million Americans (one in 10) skip breakfast.<p>Video of the Day<p>One of the top reasons people …

6 Crucial Foods for a Healthier Vagina

You are what you eat, and apparently, so is your vagina. Given that your diet affects pretty much everything from your menstrual cycle to your mood, it's no surprise that it can affect how things are going in your nether regions.<p>Here are a few tips from experts to keep everything down there working …

The Best Way to Cook Different Cuts of Beef, in One Chart

With so many different cuts of beef—from the 7-bone chuck roast to the tri-tip roast—figuring out the best way to cook a piece of beef can be …

Why It's Impossible to Actually Be a Vegetarian

*Technically speaking.<p><i>This article was written by Andrew Smith from Drexel University, and was originally published by The Conversation.</i><p>In case …

Meet the Kouign Amann: The Obscure French Pastry Making it Big in America

<i>This is</i> <i>the Pastry Basket</i><i>, a series in which Eater profiles noteworthy breakfast pastries. Up next: the kouign amann.</i><p>Ask anyone to name the hottest pastry of the 21st century thus far and they'll have exactly one answer: the Cronut. The clever hybrid pastry from NYC's genius patissier Dominique …

12 Wines that Pair with Absolutely Everything

A fool-proof case from sommelier Jared Hooper that masterfully pairs with everything from pho to duck confit.<p>“Our cuisine is from a chef who is half …

7 Vegetarian Versions of Classic Sandwiches

Meat-free recipes for your favorite sandwiches.<p>It's not hard to eat a delicious, satisfying vegetarian diet, but many non-meat-eaters might, from …

Sunday Recipe: A No-Bake Chocolate Cake Fit for a Prince

Slightly northwest of Los Angeles proper is the city of Pasadena, California, a suburban enclave where Julia Child was born. It is also where confectioners and bakers Christine Moore and Cecilia Leung practice their craft at a cute shop on the edge of town called Little Flower Candy Company. For …

Dessert

7 Unusual Citrus Fruits and How to Use Them

Brighten your cooking repertoire during these chilly winter months by taking advantage of the abundance of unusual citrus fruits that show up in the …

20-Year Cocaine Conviction Overturned When Retested Evidence Turns Out to Be Sugar

Exactly why Jermaine Dollard, a man with a long criminal rap sheet, was driving around with two tightly wrapped, shoebox-size bricks of sugar hidden …

6 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Fishmonger

If you have felt apprehensive upon approaching the fish counter—whether you don't have much experience cooking fish or you just made eye contact with a finned fellow lying there on the ice—you're not alone.<p>"I would say [people feel] terrified," Mark Usewicz, one of the founders of the Brooklyn …

Aquaculture

Chobani Has Been Forced to Pull Its Fearmongering Yogurt Ads

Despite advertisements that would have you believe it's a food eaten only by dieting women in yoga pants, the yogurt market is fiercely competitive. Case in point: Dannon and Chobani are currently entangled in a legal battle over the latter company's recent ad campaign.<p>The commercials for Greek …

Recipe Contest: Your Best Tart

Recipes

Pork Schnitzel with Sage Butter

A pork version of the traditional German veal schnitzel, this is a great family favourite in our house. Feel free to ring the changes with the …

Why Zelda Hero Link Doesn't Talk

Link, the protagonist of Nintendo's iconic Legend of Zelda series, doesn't historically talk--and it sounds like that's not going to change anytime soon. In a recent interview, series producer Eiji Aonuma said he thinks it "could be good" for a future Zelda game to feature a talking Link, but also …

Legend of Zelda

Warming Up Your Car in the Cold Is a Bad Idea

Letting your vehicle idle only works for one type of engine — which you probably don't have.<p>In the thick of winter, the common wisdom is that when you are gearing up to take your truck out in the cold and snow, you should step outside, start up your engine, and let it idle to warm up. But contrary …

24 Awesome Food Events Worth Traveling to This Year

This year, expand your cultural horizons—and eat some amazing food while you're at it. Here's how to make 2016 the year you travel the world in …

Healthy Snacks for Kids

Whether you're looking to make your kids' recess a little healthier or need to kick after-school snacks up a notch, these recipes are all …