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The 23 Coolest Restaurant Trends We Spotted In 2016

Restaurant wallpaper worth stealing, new ways of cooking with fire, next-level banchan, and lot more<p>Pho beats ramen, eggs Benedict bows to khachapuri, doughnuts still rule, and 20 other discoveries we made while searching for this year’s best new restaurants.<p>Is There Anything You <i>Can’t</i> Milk?<p>The …

San Francisco

Adorable Stubby Squid Found Off the Coast of Southern California

Scientists try to maintain their composure when conducting research. But researchers aboard the <i>Exploration Vessel Nautilus</i> couldn’t help but get …

A New Theory on Déjà Vu: It’s How Your Memory Fact-checks Itself

Déjà vu is among the eerier human experiences, partly because science has not gifted us with some rational explanation of it. (<i>Is</i> it a glitch in the …

The Succulent Science of Pressure Cooking

A wise man once said, “Pressure: Pushing down on me, pressing down on you.” The point being, pressure sucks—that is, unless you’re <i>cooking</i> with …

Why Adults Just Don't Get Teenagers, According To Science

In your teenage and young adult years, your brain is changing in important, exciting ways that scientists are only just learning about. Here are a few of them.

The 1 Food That Cured My Digestive Woes

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Probiotics<p>Probiotics Health Benefits<p>The 1 Food That Cured My Digestive Woes<p>Shares<p>In college, my stomach turned against me. …

Wellness

Physicists Have Calculated a Whole New Way to Generate Super-Strong Magnetic Fields

Stronger than any magnetic field on Earth.<p>Researchers have proposed a new way to use lasers to generate magnetic fields that are at least one order …

Physics

One of the world's biggest torrent sites has abruptly shut down

Torrentz, a search engine for finding torrent files, has ceased operations, telling users: "Torrentz will always love you. Farewell."<p>The site, founded in 2003, differed from many other torrent sites (like The Pirate Bay) in that it didn't host any torrent files itself. Instead, it acted as a …

Engines

Scientists turn urine into beer

The next time your warm beer tastes “like piss,” it may just be because it really <i>is</i> piss. Thanks to scientists at a Belgian university, there’s now a machine that can turn urine into beer.<p>Pissing drunks everywhere, rejoice.<p>The machine actually turns the urine into two things: drinkable water and …

Beer

The 10 best European cities for foodies

We combed through a recent Quora thread on the best cities for foodies and paid special attention to the top spots in Europe. Whether you're in search of decadent desserts, scrumptious grilled meats, or a hearty bowl of pasta, we've got your next European vacation covered.

Foodies

We Finally Know Why Women Have Orgasms, Thanks To Science

9.8K<p>SHARES<p>In case you didn't know, we have sex to procreate. That’s kind of the only reason why we have those innate urges to take off our clothes …

Rabbits

Expiration dates are bogus — here's the best way to tell if a food's gone bad

The "sell by" dates on food products aren't a reliable means of telling whether a food is safe to eat, according to the National Resource Defense Council.<p>Instead, expiration dates merely indicate when a food will reach its limits for something called "optimal quality," which is based only on a …

Vegetables

The Science of Pollen | EnvY

Actual pollen is merely the best-known subject of study, and the most spectacular. Under a microscope, the individual grains of pollen from different …

Yale

Lose Weight and Feel Great With the Anti-Inflammatory Diet

The anti-inflammatory diet can make you feel great! "How," you ask. By cutting out or significantly reducing your consumption of pro-inflammatory …

Top Fat Burning Foods You MUST Eat

Most people know that eating too much makes them fat. What many don't know is that eating certain food can also help with fat loss. Of course, they …

Cassini Legacy: 1997-2017

This colorful view from NASA's Cassini mission is the highest-resolution view of the unique six-sided jet stream at Saturn's north pole known as "the …

Astronomy
Art

14 High-Protein Snacks Under 200 Calories

<b>Power up with these nourishing treats.</b><p><i>For SELF, by Audrey Bruno.</i><p>Photo: Dana and John Shultz via minimalistbaker.com<p>When you come down with a snack attack, it's important to choose your sustenance wisely. A bag of chips may squash your salt hankerings, but it's probably not actually going to hold …

Healthy Eating

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain says a common kitchen staple is a waste of money

In recent years, the 59-year-old has become one of the most recognizable faces in food through his Travel Channel shows "No Reservations" and "The Layover," and then the CNN series "Parts Unknown."<p>But before all that, there was his bestselling 2000 memoir "Kitchen Confidential," in which he …

Kitchens

Scientist Accidentally Discovers the World's Newest Shade of Blue and It's Gorgeous

So you agree? You think it's really pretty?<p>"Serendipitously," in 2009, Oregon State University chemist Mas Subramanian created the gorgeous blue pigment you see above, the university reports. Now, the "near-perfect" pigment has been perfected and will be sold as commercial coatings and plastics, …

10 Rules For Running A Successful Restaurant

Running a restaurant is a tough job, but it is also a very rewarding one when you have customers coming back time and time again because they love …

7 foods you shouldn't be refrigerating

Feel like you're playing Jenga every time you put a tupperware into your fridge? There's good news: Most of the stuff in your fridge probably doesn't need to be there anyway.<p>Toss those tomatoes to the curb, er, countertop. According to the Farmers' Almanac, these foods don't actually need to be in …

FDA

Deciphering restaurant menus: the most confusing terms revealed

Never heard of clamped vegetables? Don’t know the difference between gochujang and guanciale (never mind how to pronounce them)? You’re not alone. Culinary fads come and go quicker than you can say cronuts – and with them a range of food terms that have many of us Googling under the table to decode …

The only guacamole recipe you'll ever need

It's not a party without the guacamole, right? It seems everything from chips to chicken is improved with a little guac (or a lot). And though a store-bought version will work in a pinch, it's so easy to make a batch from scratch. All you'll need are some ripe avocados, onions, chiles, cilantro, …

NASA confirms a second mini moon is circling Earth

For most relationships, 100 years is well past the point in time when you can ‘make it official,’ but for planets, it’s just right. After nearly a …

Astronomy

Christo unveils a modern miracle: 'For 16 days, they will walk on water!'

<b>Christo, the artist who ‘wrapped’ the Reichstag, has completed his latest show-stopper. Gaby Wood joins him in Italy for a sneak preview of 'The Floating Piers'</b><p>On the edge of a small lake in northern Italy, an 80-year-old artist looks out from his temporary headquarters. “In that lake is the …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Amazing Benefits of Basil Seeds - Quiet Corner

5 Amazing Benefits of Basil Seeds<p>There has been some dabble into the up and coming popular basil seeds (that resemble chia seeds), in that they may …

10 things men should do every day (according to science)

We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life?<p>To paraphrase the slogan of a popular sugary treat, only science has the answer ...<p>1. Play computer games<p>Ever wanted a bigger …

Outdoor cooking: an expert guide to the best pizza ovens

In between April showers, with the long-anticipated arrival of spring taunting us, our thoughts turn to lazy, hazy barbecues and 2018's must have addition to your cooking-with-fire arsenal: the speciality pizza oven.<p>Stefano Ferrara Forni is the benchmark for quality Neopolitan pizza ovens. …

BBQ

Why the scientific finding that trees “sleep” at night is beautiful

From the tiniest bacteria to the largest redwood tree, almost all life on planet Earth is ruled by the 24-hour clock.<p>Genes that code for a 24-hour circadian rhythm exist "in most every cell, in most every organism on Earth," Michael Twery, who leads sleep research at the National Institutes of …

Geospatial Analysis