Christian Klaszky

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Low-fat diets and exercise are pointless for losing weight, warns surgical expert

Low fat diets and exercise are pointless for those wanting to lose weight and obese people should simply eat less, a former shadow health minister told the House of Lords yesterday.<p>Lord McColl, emeritus professor of surgery at Guys Hospital in London, warned that current health advice to avoid fat …

These pictures will make you want to visit Pompeii, which was covered under a layer of volcanic ash thousands of years ago

Pompeii was buried under an almost 20-foot blanket of volcanic ash that flooded the city, killing 2,000 people.<p>It was one of the world's most famous and deadly volcanic eruptions.<p>The city was left untouched until explorers rediscovered it in 1748, finding that the ancient Roman city was virtually …

Archaeology

Let Ice Save Your Drink

<b>For more food, drink, and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Ice is an afterthought for most drinks and cocktails. It is always needed to make the drink cool, but its presence can often make a drink worse after a short period of time. Let the ice sit too long and your perfect cocktail can …

The strange world of felt presences

On 20 May 1916, Ernest Shackleton, Frank Worsley, and Tom Crean reached Stromness, a whaling station on the north coast of South Georgia. They had been walking for 36 hours, in life-threatening conditions, in an attempt to reach help for the rest of their party: three of their crew were stuck on …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

10 Simple Hacks For Packing A Suitcase

Packing for a long trip can be problematic: you don't want to bring along too much and have to lug around a heavy bag, but you also don't want to pack too little and end up forgetting a crucial item.<p>Here are 10 tips to make packing easy.<p>1. Roll clothing up and then use air-compression plastic bags …

Backpacking

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

Cooking

Watch Alton Brown's Mango-Peeling Technique

In Alton Brown's newest how-to video, he shows viewers <b>why the traditional methods of cutting a mango are all wrong</b>. "For a long time, I wouldn't eat mangoes, because I thought they were just too much of a pain to deal with," says Brown, before going all <i>Dexter</i> on a couple of mangoes. The video warns …

A Jetliner For A Fuel-Starved Future

Slimming down the classic passenger jet<p>An MIT team has turned a multi- million-dollar NASA contract into the most advanced rethink to date of the classic passenger jet. The design, nicknamed the Double Bubble, calls for an extra-wide fuselage and rear-mounted turbo­fan engines. The configuration …

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Salt-and-Pepper Steak

4 Servings<p>What's inexpensive, versatile, and crazy tasty? Skirt steak. It also cooks in a flash, which make it tailor-made for grilling.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds skirt steak<p>Salt and pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Cut 1½ lb. skirt steak into 4 pieces; season with salt and pepper.<p>Grill over …

Cooking

7 Avocado Dishes You Should Definitely Eat While Watching the First US World Cup Match

Here, seven avocado dishes to makes for game time.<p>The United States will step onto the field tonight in its first World Cup match against Ghana. To …

How to Make Ginormous, Fluffy Pancakes With Your Rice Cooker

Pancakes are fantastic, buttery beings. The post-cleanup can be disastrous, however, with your fingers covered in egg goo and batter dripping from every inch of kitchen surface. Dramatizations aside, if you crave the idea of a homemade breakfast but are known to burn an eggo waffle, this DIY …

Breakfast

11 Foods You Should Never Put In The Freezer

Whether it's keeping food in the refrigerator that doesn't belong there or putting the wrong things in the microwave, misconceptions about preparing and storing food are widespread. The result: Moldy onions, flavorless tomatoes and kitchen explosions, to name a few.<p>But the refrigerator and the …

Caffè Shakerato

Makes 1 Servings<p>To take this in a mocha direction, add 1 ounce chocolate syrup (we like Monin brand best), and cut the simple syrup to 1/2 ounce.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. strong cold-brew coffee<p>1 oz. simple syrup (click for recipe)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine coffee and simple syrup in a cocktail …

Dinner Tonight: Chickpeas and Chorizo + Celery and Fennel Salad

Though summer meals are often light and cool, warm comfort food should still have a place on your table. The key is to pick a dish that’s not too heavy -- no beef bourguignon out on the porch, for example. Instead, go for something a little lighter -- like this warm pan of chickpeas, chorizo, and …

Macerated Strawberries Taste Better

Maceration softens fruit and imparts flavor to turn even less-than-perfect berries into something worthy of dessert.<p>Have you ever tried macerated …

10 Must-Have Burgers of 2014

Author of The Hamburger: A History, Josh Ozersky, reveals his top ten burgers of 2014.<p>Only a madman or a glutton with infinite resources could hope …

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17 Free Travel Apps to Make Your Summer Vacay a Snap

Making a globetrotter happy — there’s an app for that. A few years ago we wouldn’t have attempted any trip without an arsenal of maps, travel guides and emergency gear, but today we all depend on our tech to make traveling an easy and hassle-free experience. Whether you’re booking your next flight …

The Quotable Bourdain

<b>Anthony Bourdain</b> shares a few thoughts about the upcoming Thailand episode of <b>Parts Unknown</b>, specifically how the spice-and-sour level of some dishes <b>messed with his perceptions</b>: "Numerous times during my most recent trip, I'd be halfway through a delicious table top full of food and feel my eyesight …

Watch Science Explain Why Bacon Smells So Amazing

Here's a video that uses chemistry to explain why that bacon-scented alarm clock might be onto something. The chemistry experts behind YouTube channel Reactions offer an animated display of <b>Why Bacon Smells So Good</b>: Basically, bacon's Maillard reaction — which occurs when sugars break down and cause …

8 Negroni Recipes To Celebrate Negroni Week

From L.A. to NYC and Beijing to Stockholm, more than 1,000 bars around the world have jumped on board for Imbibe magazine's Negroni Week. From June 2-8, each participating bar is donating at least $1 from every Negroni sold to the charity of their choice. Click here to check out the full list of …

Stockholm

Salted Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

Servings<p>The only chocolate sheet cake you need is a Texas chocolate sheet cake. This recipe is from one of our readers.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for baking dish<p>2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for baking dish<p>1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 …

5 Tips for Better Gas Grilling

Tom Mylan, one of America's most influential young butchers, shares his 5 must-knows of gas grilling.<p><i>Tom Mylan, one of America's most influential</i> …

Asus PadFone X, a phone with docking tablet, hits AT&T on June 6 for pre-orders

U.S. consumers looking for a modular phone and tablet device will find what they’re looking for on June 6: That’s when AT&T will begin taking …