Craig E Troup

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Scallion Pancakes with Black Vinegar Dipping Sauce

4 servings<p>The secret to flaky scallion pancakes isn’t a long ingredient list. It’s in the rolling and coiling, which takes practice.<p>May 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dipping Sauce<p>2 tablespoons black (Chinkiang) vinegar<p>2 tablespoons oyster sauce<p>2 tablespoons sweet soy sauce<p>1 tablespoon chili oil<p>1 teaspoon …

Stewart Mandel’s Top 5 Heisman Trophy candidates after Week 3

The guys at the top of my list last week had even better games this week, while a certain defensive player joins the mix.<p>Getty Images Sean M. …

Make your steak better before you even cook it with Dry Brining

Want perfect steak? This method for dry brining steak, paired with reverse sear cooking, will result in the tastiest steak you’ve ever made at home.I …

Ikea’s Newest Product Introduces Hydroponics To Mainstream America

Are grow-your-own salad days ahead?<p>The term “hydroponics” typically conjures up images of illegal marijuana farms in massive warehouses, but Ikea has a more domesticated offer: a handsome little planter that lets you grow lettuce right on your kitchen countertop.<p>Hydroponics is a plant-growing …

Aquaponics

The Breathtaking Urban Density of Hong Kong, As Seen From Above

Landscape photographer Andy Yeung has lived in Hong Kong for his entire life, but it wasn’t until he gazed out his window on a recent flight that he …

4 Mountains Where You Can Spring Ski Till April

Photo by Tara Guertin/@lostluggage<p>Jackson Hole<p>Thanks to El Niño storms, snow sport season has an extended life this year<p>El Niño's promise of rain has …

Skiing

3D Street Art: 14 Eye-Popping Optical Illusions Created In Chalk

Street art and graffiti have come a long way from “Stan was here” and “For a good time, call Gwen.” Today’s artists are international men of mystery, …

Art

Richard Linklater’s ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ Is Every Bit As Good As ‘Dazed And Confused’

<i>Everybody Wants Some!!</i>, the new film by Richard Linklater, is being billed as Linklater’s “spiritual sequel” to his 1993 classic, <i>Dazed and Confused</i>. As it turns out, this is an accurate description. None of the characters are the same, but it’s the same thing: kids hangin’ out. In <i>Dazed and …

10 of the Most Beautiful Gardens You Will Ever See

The winning entries for Britain's International Garden Photographer of the Year are a true feast for the eyes.<p>There's little we love more than gazing over a lovely landscape — so the opportunity to view winning entries for Britain's International Garden Photographer of the Year is definitely one we …

The ‘Doughnut Ice Cream Cone’ Has Taken Social Media by Storm

In case you needed another reason to travel to Prague – though the Czech Republic’s legendarily cheap beer prices really should be enough – America …

It's Hard To Argue With This Volkswagen T1 Revival Concept

Early Volkswagen buses are kind of a big deal. The older they get, the more rare and valuable they become—a group of fanatics even airlifted a …

Winners of "World's Best" Architecture Photography Competition Announced

International competition "Art of Building" highlights the best photography of the built environment.<p>The Art of Building annual photography competition announced its winner yesterday. Now in its fifth year, the international competition is run by The Chartered Institute of Building and celebrates …

The 14 Essential Sushi Restaurants in Chicago, 2018 Edition

From fat-marbled otoro to delicate live scallop, Chicago sushi chefs continue to up the game when it comes to sushi. While in the last year the city has bid sayonara to the venerable and much-lamented Katsu, in its place comes a swath of newbies, including Raisu and Katana, which look to enrich the …

Japan

This Is the Hottest Restaurant in the World Right Now

Just miles from the central business district of Sydney in a neighborhood called Barangaroo is a restaurant that has people clamoring to get in. One …

Couple's Engagement Photos Taken In The Blizzard Will Warm Your Icy Heart

While most Americans spent the weekend keeping warm inside during a major snowstorm, one couple decided to use the blizzard as the backdrop for their …

Snowfall

Van Gogh exhibition in Chicago to feature all three 'bedroom' paintings

A Chicago exhibition next month will mark the first time in North America that three versions of a famous Vincent Van Gogh painting will be shown together.<p>"Van Gogh's Bedrooms" opens Feb. 14 at the Art Institute. It is dedicated to Van Gogh's painting of his bedroom in Arles in the south of France. …

The New Sand Castle: Dubai's Latest Luxury Towers Will Boast An Indoor Rainforest And Manmade Beach

Leave it to Dubai—land of pet lions, gold toilets and Lamborghini police cars—to build the world’s most decadent desert oasis.<p>Now rising in the city’s Al Thanyah district, the $550 million Rosemont Hotel & Residences will be the first building on earth with its own rainforest: a 75,000-square-foot …

Swimming Pools

How to Eat Healthy on a Low Budget

When it comes to healthy eating, it often means a serious dent in your bank account. From the daily $10+ cold-pressed juices to the $500+ week-long detox meal plan, staying slim on a budget is harder than it sounds. Here, 6 food tips to stay healthy and save money.<p><b>1) Buy the Basics:</b> Grocery …

New Airline Routes Offering $99 Flights from California to Europe

These crazy-cheap prices won't last.<p>Wow Air, a low-fare airline based in Iceland that launched dirt cheap flights to Baltimore and Boston in 2015, is …

Flying

Miles of Thread and a Giant Needle Weave Indoor Rainbows

Gabriel Dawe gives you the rainbow without the rain.<p>Imagine a rainbow that’s divorced from rain, water, or any kind of natural and uncontrollable events, a rainbow that will linger, flawless and unchanging, for however long you care to watch it. Gabriel Dawe makes these perfect rainbows reality.<p>The …

UAE releases men who took selfie in front of Dubai hotel fire

The United Arab Emirates released two young Egyptian men it detained for taking a "selfie" picture in front of a New Year's Eve hotel fire, Egypt's state-run MENA news agency said on Saturday.<p>The 63-story Address Downtown luxury hotel caught fire just before a fireworks display at the nearby Burj …

United Arab Emirates

New Zealand's National Parks Captured In Stunning Photo Series

A photographer who went travelling in New Zealand has come back with a stunning series of images showing off the country's national parks.<p>Johan Lolos …

National Parks

This "Inception" Themed Coffee Table May Be The Craziest Furniture You Ever See

The head-spinning film comes to life in this equally experimental table.<p>When <i>"</i>Inception"came out in 2010, it was the talk of the town with its gravity-defying special effects. Remember when Ellen Page's character folds an entire city on top of itself while inside a dream?<p>Furniture designer Stelios …

The coolest tech of 2016 is about to go on display at CES

Want a hint at what gadgets and gizmos are coming this year? The world is about to find out, as innovators gather next week at CES, the preeminent technology expo.<p>CES is where the latest, greatest and not-so-greatest inventions get put on display each year.<p>At this year's CES, the tech industry is …

CES

A European City So Beautiful, China Made A Replica of It

Hiding deep in the Dachstein mountains, not too far from Salzburg, is a small town that has the charm of something out of a fairytale.<p>Picture a one-church town, surrounded by towering mountains, sitting beside a glasslike lake; the only thing you hear are trickles of ice-cold water running from a …

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12 ways to get paid to travel the world

But what if you could travel and not spend a dime? What if you could even get paid?<p>Many would jump at the opportunity to experience new cultures, traverse through beautiful landscapes, and satisfy their insatiable wanderlust.<p>We've compiled 12 ways for just about anyone to get their golden ticket to …

The Most Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2015

It's been another year of awe-inspiring and goosebump-inducing photography. Take a look at the best of the best.<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> Photo Contest 2015<p>The travel arm of the National Geographic Society received more than 17,000 entries, with one image making it to the top spot: a spectacular …

Who Wants To See A Painting Of Donald Trump Breastfeeding Jeb Bush?

The holiday season just grew more bizarre with the arrival of this painting by comedian Onno Lolkema. The lovingly depicted image shows two GOP presidential candidates like you’ve never seen them before. A beatific looking Donald Trump holds a baby Jeb Bush on his lap. As you can see, Trump …