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Perfectly Crispy Oven-Baked Fries

<b>Ingredients</b><p>6 Idaho potatoes, peeled<br>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<br>1 Tbs. dried Italian herbs<br>2 cups grated Romano cheese<br>1/4 cup parsley leaves, finely …

Homemade Torrone Recipe

Torrone, the classic Italian nougat, is easy to make at home. This traditional recipe is scented with honey, orange, and almond flavors, and packed …

Recipes

How to Conquer Your Fear of Starting a Business

It's all about finding the courage to take the first step.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fear, uncertainty and self-doubt are all raw feelings people experience when they consider the idea of starting their own business. It's scary. No doubt about that. Entrepreneurs …

Furniture Designers: Here's a Very Cool Feature to Add to a Desk

Also, these two designers appear to have vanished into thin air<p>As someone with a messy desk, I so want this feature added to it:<p>This desk was …

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Shown to Help Teeth Repair Cavities Naturally

No fillings, no drills.<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Magic mushrooms 'reboot' brain in depressed people – study

Magic mushrooms may effectively “reset” the activity of key brain circuits known to play a role in depression, the latest study to highlight the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics suggests.<p>Psychedelics have shown promising results in the treatment of depression and addictions in a number of …

The Brain

If iOS 11 is killing your iPhone’s battery, try this

If you’ve noticed that your iPhone’s battery seems to be draining considerably faster since upgrading to iOS 11, you’re not alone. And this might sound like something you’d read on an internet banner ad you wouldn’t click on, but hear me out: This one weird trick might fix our battery woes.<p>With the …

Why some doctors are saying a ketogenic diet is more powerful than medication

The high-fat, low-carb ketogenic diet, known for helping out folks who have inflammation issues (so basically, everyone) has been on the up-and-up …

We asked dozens of young bankers to name their biggest Wall Street concern — and one answer came up over and over

Business Insider recently compiled a list of the top talent on Wall Street age 35 and under, interviewing dozens of bankers, asset managers, and traders in the process.<p>We asked the crop of dealmaker candidates making waves in investment banks and private-equity shops the same question: What's your …

Finally, Amazon Makes an Awesome Thing That Customers Have Wanted for Years | Inc.com

Epic leaders tend to be epic readers. There are countless reading lists of books that can help you learn to think more creatively or stay on top of your game.<p>It's just that finding time to read is hard. What if... you could multi-task and read while doing other stuff? Like while taking a bath. …

Kindle

This Navy SEAL Says Your Lack of Motivation Does Not Matter (but This 1 Thing Does Big Time) | Inc.com

Maybe you haven't heard of Jocko Willink, but there is a good chance you wouldn't want to make enemies with him.<p>Having spent 20 years in the U.S. Navy--with time spent commanding Task Unit Bruiser at SEAL Team 3--Willink intimidates not only with his extensive military career, but also physically. …

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Harley-Davidson’s first Electric bike

Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire<p>Remember this iconic motorcycle? It was used by Scarlett Johansson aka The Black Widow in an engaging chase sequence …

Motorcycles

What Is the Difference Between Coffee and Espresso? - Chowhound

When you walk into pretty much any coffee shop on the planet, you’re usually given a few ordering options on the menu, and two of the biggest, …

Coffee

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …

The world’s largest floating solar farm is producing energy atop a former coal mine

The Chinese city of Huainan is rich in coal—very rich. By one 2008 estimate, it has nearly a fifth of all of China’s coal reserves.<p>Now the city has become home to the world’s largest floating solar farm. Appropriately, it has been built atop a former coal mine, which had become a lake after being …

Renewable Energy

Want to Be a Great Leader? A Navy SEAL Commander Says You Must Adopt This 1 Key Habit | Inc.com

If there's one thing Admiral William McRaven knows a lot about, it's failure.<p>Not that he is a failure himself, of course. McRaven is the retired Navy SEAL commander who headed the effort to kill Osama bin Laden. He's now the chancellor of the University of Texas, a best-selling author, and a lot of …

Self-improvement

Bible says Canaanites were wiped out by Israelites but scientists just found their descendants living in Lebanon

It is a command that led the leading atheist Richard Dawkins to claim that the God of the Old Testament was “a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic …

Theology

Scientists Build DNA From Scratch, Create New Bacteria

Back in March, Scientists found the key to artificial life when they discovered they could create yeast from man-made DNA. In that experiment, the …

Scientists are creating a cell-phone battery that charges instantly

Researchers at Drexel University’s College of Engineering are working on a special material that will one day provide the capacity for instant battery charging. This is made possible by super-conductive two-dimensional MXene material.<p>The quest for a better battery has been ongoing since Alessandro …

Edited Embryos Mean U.S. Scientists Have Passed a Major Milestone

By now, most of us know what CRISPR gene editing is. At the very least, we have heard of this revolutionary technology that allows us to alter DNA — the source code of life itself. One day, CRISPR could allow us to delete genes in order to eradicate genetic diseases, add in new genes in order to …

Genetics

The one question you should always ask in a job interview, according to Wharton's top professor

A positive workplace culture is an important factor in job satisfaction, and a toxic environment can be detrimental to your health and productivity. …

Wharton School

1800 MPH: EV Charging Technology Moving Faster Than Expected

Many who reject the option of an electric vehicle say that they’ll consider one only when EVs have the range for occasional long-distance drives and can recharge about as quickly as you can refill a car’s tank with gasoline. Well, that time is nearly here—a lot sooner than even many experts in …

The work of Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849), one of Japan’s most prolific and enduringly popular artists, are in Australia for the first time in a major exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria. Hokusai produced a body of work comprising some of the most recognisable and reproduced images in …

Art

Russian "lighthouse" satellite enters orbit

Look upwards tonight and you might just see a new "star" streaking across the sky. A Russian CubeSat called Mayak (meaning "lighthouse") was …

Learn the secret to turning your million dollar idea into a business

These days, it seems like everyone is coming up with billion dollar ideas for businesses: S’well water bottles, fidget spinners, Uber for piggy back …

Prototypes

Angela Merkel's incredible rise to a quantum chemist and the world's most powerful woman

In short, when the chips are down, Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel is the undisputed leader Europeans turn to.<p>In honor of the Bundeskanzlerin birthday, here's the story of Merkel's rise from humble beginnings under an oppressive East German regime to the top spot as Germany's leader.

Light starts shipping the L16, its 16-camera pocket DSLR challenger

Light’s L16 was a radical design concept when it was originally introduced in October, 2015 — but the concept has become a reality, as the company is now shipping the first production units to its pre-order customers. The final design is quite similar to the concept it showed off back then, with a …

This Homemade Drink Dissolves Kidney Stones, Cleanses Liver and Kills Cancer

One of the most health-beneficial plants on earth – ginger, is abundant in medicinal properties, among which it reduces inflammation, stimulates …

The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter is the monster mashup we need

Swashbuckling adventure crossed with literary criticism<p>In Theodora Goss’ debut novel, the daughter of Doctor Jekyll discovers that her father was part of a secret society of mad scientists. This being a gothic fantasy novel, she naturally befriends their dangerous and beautiful creations. In a …

The Fifth Element: Milla Jovovich, Chris Tucker, Luc Besson celebrate 20 years

It’s been 20 years since <i>The Fifth Element</i> landed on the big screen. But stars Chris Tucker and Milla Jovovich, as well as director Luc Besson, still …

Bruce Willis