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First genetically modified salmon cleared to enter human food chain

The Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) in the US has approved production of the first gentically modified animal which will enter the food chain before 2018<p>The first genetically modified animal will enter the human food chain within two years after GM salmon was cleared for production in the US, …

Agriculture

10 Spooky, Clever Foods for Halloween

It comes but once a year. Oh, yes — once a year you're allowed to delve into the dark, twisted part of your mind and come up with something that'll …

How to Make Homemade Canned Pumpkin -- Without a Can!

Rumor has it that there will be a canned pumpkin shortage this year. Apparently, too much rain in Illinois has ruined this year's pumpkin crop for major brands of canned pumpkin.<p>But before you rush out now and stockpile cans for Thanksgiving, I strongly encourage you to not worry. You never have to …

Here’s Donny! Donald Trump Makes Classic Horror Films More Terrifying

BE VERY AFRAID<p>Just try sleeping after seeing the Design Crowd’s version of the GOP frontrunner as Damien from The Omen, Hannibal Lecter, or these …

Horror

How To Turn Chicken Tenders Into Adult Food

You might like these even more than your kids do.<p>There are dinners made to push my kids' little evolving taste buds--ones where I encourage ruffled greens and spices that originate from far-off lands. Then there are others I make for comfort--the sort that I hope they will recall and crave long …

The Best Chai You Can Buy, According To Our Taste Test

We tried 9 cups so you can drink the best.<p>Chai comes in so many flavors -- technically, chai just means "tea," so it tends to include a combination of any of the following ingredients: cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, fennel, cloves and peppercorns. Most Americans have become accustomed to drinking the …

Banh Mi Wrap (Inspired by the popular Vietnamese Roll)

Brought to you by Nuffnang and Mission FoodsI was pretty late on the banh mi bandwagon. My friend has been convincing me to try the grilled chicken …

Express Recipes: How to make Almond and Saffron Phirni

Phirni is a feast for the eye and the taste buds. And it’s so easy that you can make it while sipping on your morning cup of coffee, refrigerate it …

Recipes

Sperm protein links father's lifestyle with offspring's health

There's more and more evidence that men's lifestyle and environment long before they have kids can affect their future children's health. Now, a …

A Little Spice Makes Everything Nice: 16 Cozy Cinnamon Recipes

Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon? From braises to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.<p><b>Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon?</b> From burgers to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.

DNA At the Fringes: Twins, Chimerism, and Synthetic DNA

DNA tests are thought to be conclusive proof—of crime, of family relation—but in some cases, our genetic material acts in mysterious ways.<p>Plenty of …

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 4

Vivek Singh’s masala omelette<p>This is quite simply my kind of soul food. I remember taking masala omelette and bread in my lunch box pretty much every day of my 10-odd years of school. I don’t care if it’s cooked too much or soft, whether cold or hot, I can have a masala omelette any day of the …

Recipes

21 Protein-Packed Vegan Recipes for Lentil Lovers - One Green Planet

Lentils are an ancient food that has been around since biblical times and they are still a favorite food today. It’s no wonder there are so many …

Potatoes

Masala Lentils (Sabut Masoor) [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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How to Make the Best Peanut Butter Bar

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>There are few dessert items that get people excited as much as peanut butter. But what about when you add peanuts to pretty much every layer of a dessert and throw in some chocolate?<p>We got this crowd pleaser recipe from Oceana's …

The homesteader's guide to a perfect pumpkin spice latte

A lot of people are laughing at the fact that pumpkin spice <i>everything</i> has re-appeared on menus across the USA and Canada, but there's a very good …

Coffee

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

Cooking

This Is the Ingredient You Should Be Rubbing on Your Steak

Coffee — It’s one of the staples of our lives. Any task seems easier with a steaming latte in hand. Have you ever tried eating it though? Not <i>coffee-flavored</i> food like ice cream. Actual fresh-ground coffee. Sound strange? Yeah, we though so too, until we mixed it with chili, sugar and spices and …

Recipes

Are Bosses Necessary?

A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization.<p>Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently the world’s happiest shoe store. This spring, by order of the CEO, Tony Hsieh, the company …

Management

Do Not Throw Your Soda Bottles: Make A Vertical Garden With Them!

Sooner or later it looks like we are running out of gardening space. So, we found a way to help you maximize the space of your porch or garden by …

The Food Lab's Complete Guide to Sous Vide Barbecue Pork Ribs

The timing and temperature suggestions in this guide, as well as all the FAQs and basic instructions, are part of our partnership with Anova, the makers of our favorite sous vide circulator, the Anova Precision Cooker. You can download the Anova Precision Cooker App (it's free) to grab all this …

BBQ

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Cooking

Broccoli Stem Marrow: Start Treating Vegetable Stalks like Bones

<i>These are broccoli stalks like you've never seen them before.</i><p>Pick up a bag of broccoli from your grocer’s freezer aisle and the picture on the package will promise you beautiful bright green broccoli tops. Open the bag, though, and you’re almost certainly setting yourself up for disappointment: …

Broccoli

How to Spiralize Your Kid's Lunch

Ali Maffucci creator of Inspiralized.com and the Inspiralizer shares ways to add healthy, spiralized veggies to your kids' midday meals.<p><i>As you've probably noticed, a spiralized vegetable craze is sweeping the nation. That's largely thanks to Ali Maffucci of</i> Inspiralized.com<i>, a food blog all about</i> …

Forget the Braise—Here's Why You Should Be Quick-Cooking Your Short Ribs

Cheap and versatile short ribs aren't just destined for hours of braising in the oven—here's how to turn them into a speedy weeknight main.<p>Okay, even we'll admit it: There are many things we'd rather do in the middle of summer than hang around a sweltering kitchen waiting for a pot of braised short …

Cooking

PSA: Frozen Peas Are Actually Better Than Fresh

By Christina Chaey<p>Vibrant frozen peas might be even tastier, and more versatile, than their fresh counterparts. Seriously.<p>Let's just put our cards on the table: <b>We love frozen peas.</b> Is there a part of us that fantasizes about spending hours sitting on a porch somewhere bucolic, breaking open fresh, …

29 Healthier Versions Of The Best Fall Desserts

Sweet corn and pumpkin are a baker's best friends.