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Jasmine Hemsley's mint, fennel, pea and cucumber salad with orange dressing

This refreshing summer salad is a combination of juicy vegetables and herbs, which are more hydrating than drier leafy greens. Feel free to throw in kale and lettuce and if you tend to get hot and sweaty in the summer then swap the honey for maple syrup and up the mint.<p>SERVES<p>2-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g …

Recipes

Why You Should Think Twice About a Gluten-Free Diet

One piece of good news: A new study in the British Medical Journal reveals that for most people, eating gluten—a protein found in wheat, rye, and …

Data From 14 Million Papers Is Now Available for Free

Initiative of Open Citations<p>The Initiative of Open Citations (140C) announced today that science papers’ reference lists will now be accessible to …

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 DARPA Video Targeting AI Hype Is Necessary Viewing

"That's not a panda."<p>Artificial intelligence is grossly misunderstood, but you can't really blame the public. However well-intentioned, we're up against multiple coordinated efforts to distort the field, whether that's technologist doomsaying or Singularity marketing. And, as is often the case in …

Surprise! Sumptuous beef bourguignon is almost as easy to make as a good Texas chili

For as long as I've been a cook, I've been making boeuf bourguignon — the classic French wine-braised beef stew with mushrooms, lardons and baby …

18 Easy, Healthy Meals Anyone Can Make In 2018

Step away from the detox diet.

For many, LASIK eye surgery creates new problems

A significant percentage of people who undergo LASIK eye surgery to correct their vision may experience side effects from the surgery, according to a …

Make this spinach balls recipe for a simple Thanksgiving appetizer

Spinach, breadcrumbs, cheese, onion, a touch of garlic, eggs, more cheese and plenty of butter. It's hard to resist these simple spinach balls, whether served at a potluck, weekend gathering, or as a quick bite before you sit down to your Thanksgiving meal. It's no wonder this recipe is one of our …

Recipes

Get the Cheeseburger Recipe That Won Rachael Ray's Burger Bash 6 Times

<i>This football season, we’ve partnered with Taste of the NFL and their favorite tailgating experts to share great game-day recipes for an even greater</i> …

Onions

You Have to See These Insanely Cool Holographic Lip Glosses

It's basically Lisa Frank for your lips.<p>Lip gloss has been around for what feels like forever, so when you think you've seen or tried them all, in come these holographic, colorful, shimmery, oil-spill-like formulas from Sigma Beauty. Pretty gorgeous and magical, right?!<p>I had to watch the below …

Six Continents, One Country: Why it's Time to Check Out this European Secret

If, for some reason, you were forced to point out Montenegro on a map, it's more likely than not that your high school geography skills would fail …

Black Mirror Producer Annabel Jones Enjoys Making the Audience 'Feel a Little Bit Nervous'

There’s one thing that <i>Black Mirror</i> does and does well, and that’s getting its audience to feel anxious.<p>“I think I like when people feel a little bit …

Black Mirror

Those Creepy Westworld Piano Covers of Rock Songs Can Now Be Yours

In case Nine Inch Nails wasn’t somber or eerie enough for you in its original form.<p>The intriguing, haunting music has been one of the lasting conversations around HBO's <i>Westworld</i>. Okay, besides the theories about alternate timelines, advanced existential theories, and even “Hey, what planet is this …

Autumn in Burlington, Vermont

Anthony Bourdain Is Taking On Food Waste In A New Feature Documentary

Noted food demigod Anthony Bourdain is expanding his empire further towards the horizon with a new documentary. Given the former chef’s years of non-fiction work on four separate television programs, this seems like a pretty natural step. The feature-length documentary will focus on food waste …

Antidepressants in pregnancy tied to health risks for kids

Children exposed to a common type of antidepressant in the womb may be at an increased risk of complications soon after birth and years later, according to two new studies.<p>One study suggests newborns are more likely to need intensive care after birth if their mothers take selective serotonin …

Could this meta-meta-flight search help you find the cheapest airfare?

There are a number of search engines out there designed to help travellers find the cheapest airfares available, but a new “meta-meta-flight search” says it scans a number of flight comparison engines to find the best of the best.<p>CheapFlightsFinder has created a new online dashboard that compares …

Comment on Medicine Will Advance More in the Next 10 Years Than It Did in the Last 100 by Master Michael

I was born in 1945 between the first atomic bomb and the second atomic bomb blast. I have grown up through the 60’s at San Francisco State U where …

Spirituality

I Baked This Aphrodisiac Cake and I Want to Have Sex with EVERYONE

I love to bake and I love sex.<p>While I write about sex professionally, I'm more likely to be found giving my friends tips on how to make the chewiest chocolate chip cookies than I am to be giving tips to have the best sex of your life.<p>It has long been my dream that someday I would be able to …

Philippines senator calls for Duterte to face crimes against humanity inquiry

Leila de Lima tells the Guardian she fears for her own life after challenging president on a mission to wipe out drug dealers<p>A leading member of the Philippines’ senate has called for an international criminal investigation into the country’s president in an effort to stop a vicious war on drugs …

A former Marine uses the '2-minute rule' to help mental toughness clients tackle stress at work

In this case, the game is the "2-minute rule." Here's how it works.<p>Say your boss announces that he expects you to submit a project by 5 p.m. today. You know there's no way you can do that — you've got other assignments on your plate and just gathering the necessary resources to start the project …

U.S. Marines

Scientists explain how happiness makes us less creative

Corporations intent on making employees more engaged and creative are focusing on happiness as the answer. Chief Happiness Officer is an actual job at many companies.<p>But most scientists say that creativity calls on persistence and problem-solving skills, not positivity. Computational scientist Anna …

Creativity

Japan is using luxurious public toilets to encourage women to join the workforce

One winner at the Narita airport doubles as a working showroom of toilet technology, showing off the wonders of Japanese commodes. The competition also recognized bathrooms devised for people with disabilities (one winning design includes a separate toilet for a service dog) and makeshift toilets …

Japan

South Africa set to withdraw from the International Criminal Court because of focus on Africa prosecutions

South Africa has told the United Nations it wants to withdraw from the International Criminal Court amid perceptions The Hague-based tribunal focuses too much on African prosecutions.<p>Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, the South African foreign minister, signed an Instrument of Withdrawal delivered to the UN …

How to Make Beef Stroganoff | The Art of Manliness

Back in the mid-eighties, my idea of the perfect evening would have been playing <i>1942</i> on my Nintendo until my thumbs were numb, capped off with a big …

4 Fitness Trackers That Really Look Like Jewelry

Let's face it--as functional and motivating as fitness trackers can be, sometimes they don't exactly blend seamlessly into your office attire or …

How to stream tonight's final US presidential debate

The third and final US presidential debate between Donald Trump and Senator Hillary Clinton will take place on October 19. It’s only hours away, and you can stream the entire event online.<p>The debate will begin at 9PM ET/ 6PM PT / 3AM CET (October 20) / 6:30AM IST (October 20); you can tune in on …

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Comal, a Restaurant with an Uplifting Mission, Opens in RiNo

<b>Comal</b>, a lunch eatery and restaurant incubator, is now open in the former <b>Fuel Cafe</b> space on the Taxi Campus. The casual spot will serve a rotating menu focused on the cuisines of Mexico, El Salvador, and Peru, curated and prepared by a group of local culinary entrepreneurs ... with a twist.<p>The …