Chris May

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Master Your Slow Cooker With These Tricks

Extra hands are almost always a good thing—any time you can save on chopping, stirring, or peeling makes the meal taste that much more delicious. Even better is cooking that requires no hands at all. Yes, I’m talking about slow cookers.<p>Now, I’m not advocating a ‘set it and forget it’ lifestyle. …

Swiss potato pancakes are all about that flip

Potato pancakes can fry the cook to a frazzle. Too floppy, too flat, too forlorn. These frustrations can be fixed with proper technique — from correct temperature to correct temperament. Or the cook can book a vacation.<p>Rosti, national pancake of Switzerland, packs up such troubles. It’s one big fat …

Recipes

25+ Slow-Cooker Pasta Recipes That Define Easy Comfort Food

We've found over 25 recipes to combine our love of pasta with the ease of the slow cooker — including mac and cheese and lasagna! With this many options, it's going to be hard to choose which recipe to make first.

Cooking

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

'Diamond rain' found on Uranus has been recreated on Earth – and it could help solve our growing energy crisis

Using high-powered lasers, scientists were able to recreate the diamond-forming conditions of giant, icy planets<p>Deep within the icy planets on the …

NASA recorded the International Space Station flying in front of the solar eclipse

As the moon sneaked in front of the sun during Monday's total solar eclipse, a NASA photographer captured a once-in-a-lifetime sight.<p>Joel Kowsky, one of the space agency's photo editors, was near Banner, Wyoming, to watch the solar eclipse when he photographed the International Space Station …

Tonight is One of the Best Nights to See Mercury

Here's how to find it in the sky.<p>On Sunday night, Earthlings will get a rare opportunity to see Mercury just above the horizon after sunset. The …

Astronomy

National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 (Unamended)

Sec. 203. (a) The Administration, in order to carry out the purpose of this Act, shall--<p>(1) plan, direct, and conduct aeronautical and space …

This revolutionary battery material charges your phone in just seconds

It typically takes around two hours to charge your iPhone from dead to fully juiced up. But what if you got your hands on a magical battery that …

7 Ways To Eat Healthier This Week

It's easier (and tastier) than you think.

2017 July 10 - Spiral Galaxy NGC 1512: The Nuclear Ring

<b>Spiral Galaxy NGC 1512: The Nuclear Ring</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, ESA, Hubble, LEGUS; <i>Acknowledgement:</i> Judy Schmidt<p><b>Explanation:</b> What's happening around the …

You Can Actually Cut Your Diabetes Risk by Eating These Foods

One thing we know for sure in 2017: How you eat matters. Science has shown that your diet affects everything from your mood to physical health and …

Cooking

This Detox Salad Recipe Will Give You That "Lit From Within" Glow (Yes, Really)

Chef Lily Kunin literally wrote the book on what to eat for good skin; her recipes are designed to give you that lit-from-within glow that can only …

Recipes

Discovery Of A Young, Dead Galaxy Creates A Huge Puzzle For Astronomers

The life-cycle of a galaxy is straightforward and inevitable: normal and dark matter gravitationally attract, creating a large collection of mass.<p>The normal matter collects in the center, forming stars and pancaking into a disk.<p>Over time, more gas falls into the core and smaller, young galaxies …

Universe

HGTV Flips for Gays in New Home Improvement Show 'Down to the Studs' (Video)

Network test runs pilot for new show hosted by gay couple<p>HGTV ratings will likely hit the roof as the home improvement network breaks ground on its …

Planet Nine Is Put on Trial in Absentia

Pluto was stripped of its planetary status in 2006 thanks to a discovery by the astronomer Mike Brown, leaving our solar system with eight planets …

Universe

14 Healthy Date Night Dinners That Will Impress Anyone

Let's set the scene: You and your boo have decided on a night in. Obviously, you're going to need some drinks to start (maybe a bottle of rosé?) and …

25 Simple Meals You Can Make When Your Life Is In Shambles

Because even when things are bad, you do still have to eat.<p>The responses were all so thoughtful and serve as a good reminder that if you're struggling, you are not alone. ❤️ Here are some of the best suggestions.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Yearning for New Physics at CERN, in a Post-Higgs Way

MEYRIN, Switzerland — The world’s biggest and most expensive time machine is running again.<p>Underneath the fields and shopping centers on the French-Swiss border outside Geneva, in the Large Hadron Collider, the subatomic particles known as protons are zooming around a 17-mile electromagnetic …

This Meal-Prep Plan Will Set You Up For A Week Of Healthy Eats

Cook now, feast later: We're kicking off our 7-Day No-Added-Sugar Meal Plan with a smart prep routine that will make the week ahead even easier. (And tastier!)<p>In order to get the most out of the meal plan, we suggest grocery shopping and doing the prep work on a Saturday or Sunday, then starting …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Your All-in-One Guide to the Best Vegan Sources of Protein

With the rise in popularity of ingredients like tempeh and chia seeds, getting your fill of protein on a plant-based diet doesn’t have to be a challenge. In fact, options are pretty limitless and flexible these days, and it’s important to know your options, what each of them offers, and how you can …

Healthy Eating

Taste Beyond The Tongue

30 Days Of Meals You Can Eat During A Sugar Detox

I gave up all added sugar and artificial sweeteners for an entire month and actually didn't hate it. Here's everything I ate along the way.

6 Healthy Recipes For When You Barely Have Time to Cook

When all I have in my fridge is a wilted head of radicchio and other odds and ends, I can make these chickpeas in about 10 minutes and suddenly have a salad with texture and depth.<p><i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Chris Morocco.</i><p>One-Skillet Steak and Spring Veg with Spicy Mustard<p>I enjoy eating steak every so …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found - They Make Blood

Things just got complicated.<p>Researchers have discovered that the lungs play a far more complex role in mammalian bodies than we thought, with new …