Brandon Dewey

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13 of America's Favorite Brunches

Brunch; where breakfast and lunch intertwine to create something magical. The reason many Americans look forward to the weekend.<p>We can't say when or …

7 Healthy Recipes to Eat When You’ve Gone Overboard on Sweets

There’s nothing like a sugar hangover to slow you down... big time. Whether you rounded up the Reese's or savored the Skittles, the …

Healthy Eating

Make Grandma Proud by Learning the Five Mother Sauces

Though many of us are hustlin’ through the week begging for Instant Pot recipes and one-pot curries, it’s nice to hit the kitchen on a Sunday to make a carefully crafted meal. But after so many quickie skillet meals, how does one get their groove back? The mother sauces, of course. There are five …

20 best Mediterranean recipes: part 1

Sarit Packer and Itamar Srulovich’s pomegranate molasses chicken with bulgar salad<p>This is a good one to make when people come round, as it is really hard not to like – sweet and sour, plenty of textures, pretty colours and virtually everybody likes chicken. Using chicken thighs here makes it almost …

Italian Food

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

United Airlines violently dragged a passenger off an overbooked plane—then apologized for “having to re-accommodate” him

Several people traveling aboard a United Airlines flight from Chicago to Louisville on Sunday have shared disturbing video footage of a fellow passenger being pulled off the plane against his will.<p>United CEO Oscar Munoz issued a statement on Monday, saying: “This is an upsetting event to all of us …

Flying

Big Oil Replaces Rigs With Wind Turbines

Big oil is starting to challenge the biggest utilities in the race to erect wind turbines at sea.<p>Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Statoil ASA and Eni SpA are …

Renewable Energy

These Cookies Have a Cult Following—But You Can Make Them at Home

With so many bakeries and dessert shops across the country, it’s a big deal when one cookie stands out as “the best.” But that’s exactly what the …

Burst your bubble: conservative media is as stumped by Trump as the left is

This week’s batch of conservative articles take on Rachel Maddow, North Korea and questions of federalism and separatism<p>The US is at an odd and finely-balanced point. Things are hairy enough for liberals and conservatives alike to look around and wonder if their tribe would be better off going it …

Foreign Policy

America's Most Sustainable Town

By Marlene Cimons<p>It was love at first sight for Richard and Robin Kinley. But it took a sunset to seal the deal.<p>The Kinleys, both 59 and living in …

Google's Schmidt Flags Promise in New Goodenough Battery

The 94-year-old creator of the lithium-ion battery has invented another breakthrough storage device that’s capturing the attention of industry …

Clean Energy

8 Easy Weeknight Dinner Power Sauces

Easy sauces you can throw together to make proteins, vegetables, or grains taste better.<p>When I get home from work, the last thing I want to do is make an elaborate dinner. If I haven't meal prepped, my weeknight dinners usually involve roasting vegetables with an easy protein like chicken breasts …

Seafood

How much pee is in our swimming pools? New urine test reveals the truth

It is an antisocial act that normally goes under the radar, but many swimmers have long suspected the truth: people are peeing in the pool.<p>Now scientists have been able to confirm the full extent of offending for the first time, after developing a test designed to estimate how much urine has been …

Swimming

Whose armrest is it, anyway? The unspoken etiquette of airline, bus and train travel.

Jacy Reese was just being polite when he offered to switch airline seats with a mother and her young son on a recent flight from Copenhagen to Toronto. But as the old saying goes, no good deed goes unpunished.<p>“I had preordered a vegan entree,” remembers Reese, who works for a nonprofit organization …

Flying

The best travel gadget ever is now available in Europe

I love to travel. But I’m not keen on how hard it can be to stay connected while abroad.<p>Roaming is still excruciatingly expensive. Even if your provider offers free roaming, it’s usually capped to near-2G speeds. And while hunting down free Wi-Fi hotspots is pretty tiresome, it doesn’t come close …

Duty-free

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker—which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough, or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

Brown Bread in a Can Is So Wicked Good | MyRecipes

This New England specialty isn’t like most breads you’re familiar with, as it’s not baked, but steamed. Bordering on a cake, Boston brown bread is …

Here's how many millions of lines of code it takes to run different software

<i>Today's data visualization comes from David McCandless from Information is Beautiful. Buy their awesome book called Knowledge is Beautiful - we own the physical version, and it's full of great data visualizations.</i><p>How many millions of lines of code does it take to make the modern program, web …

Week 12: Experts in authoritarianism advise to keep a list of things subtly changing around you, so you’ll remember.

published February 4, 2017<p>An observation on Week 12: several of the most important items in this very long list are the ones not getting coverage: …

Iceland is drilling a giant hole, not for oil, but for geothermal energy

Drill, baby, drill. But in this case, not for oil — rather, the nation of Iceland is digging a giant hole into a volcano in the name of renewable …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

China steps up as global leader while the U.S. steps away

As the Trump administration is disinclined to play a worldwide role, Beijing accepts opportunities to lead<p>Chinese President Xi Jinping’s appearance at last week’s World Economic Forum shows global leadership is shifting, not drifting, toward Beijing. The most vigorous defense of globalization and …

Couples With the Best Sex Lives Have This in Common, Says Science

Contrary to what movies, TV shows, and the media in general have conditioned us to believe, couples don't have to be sexually adventurous in order to …

This paper-like battery charges in one minute and lasts for 10,000 cycles

Research company ITRI has introduced an Ultrafast Rechargeable Aluminum Battery (URABat), said to be a safer and more efficient alternative to lithium-ion batteries. Developed in partnership with Stanford University, the URABat can be fully-charged in one minute for more than 10,000 cycles.<p>The …

Clean Energy

20 Insanely Satisfying (Yet Sneakily Healthy) Chocolate Recipes

Chocolate cravings are real life, just like pizza, fries, and frickles (um, maybe that last one is just me). If you're the type who can have one nibble of the sweet stuff, then finger snaps for you, but most of us want an ooey-gooey brownie — or four. Luckily, healthy chocolate or vegan, Paleo, or …

Dessert

Smoking a pack a day causes 150 mutations in every lung cell, claims research

Scientists have found that smoking a pack a day of cigarettes can cause 150 damaging changes to a smoker's lung cells each year. The findings come …

Yamaha races to connect the things to the IoT

Japanese conglomerate Yamaha has launched its own Advanced Robotics Automation platform, a system that connects Internet of Things (IoT) and other devices together.<p>The platform looks to lower the cost of automated production lines and provide more compatibility between IoT products, according to …

Elon Musk: Robots will take your jobs, government will have to pay your wage

Computers, intelligent machines, and robots seem like the workforce of the future. And as more and more jobs are replaced by technology, people will …

Universal Basic Income

Tired of pumpkin spice lattes? Where to find five great turmeric lattes instead

Whether you're a longtime turmeric fan, or just looking to try the superfood of the moment, coffeehouses are a good place to start.<p>Turmeric, a close cousin to ginger, is a ubiquitous ingredient in Asian and Indian cooking. For Food Network host Aarti Sequeira, growing up in an Indian household, …

Coffee