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5 Easy Pasta Sauces to Know by Heart

Go to just about any Italian restaurant and you'll see a handful of staple pasta dishes like Bolognese and Alfredo. Those essentials please just …

Italian Food

Amazon Web Services starts blocking domain-fronting, following Google’s lead

A week after Google shut down a method for app developers to skirt internet censorship, Amazon is doing the same. In a post last week, Amazon Web Services announced that it would implement a new set of enhanced domain protections specifically designed to stop domain-fronting, a practice that lets …

Cloud Computing

The drugs found in London’s fatberg autopsy present a surprising discovery into city life

When scientists performed an autopsy on a chunk of London’s huge fatberg, they found the monstrous lump contained 20 types of drugs. Perhaps more surprising was that it had a higher concentration of prohibited gym supplements than street drugs, such as cocaine and MDMA.<p>Channel 4 and utilities …

Autopsy

I'm Not Even Vegan and I Love This Vegan Cashew Cream

By Alex Delany<p>I was suspicious of this vegan cashew situation. Turned out I was wrong.<p>I am not vegan. I am a human being that eats so much meat. And cheese. I love cheese on meat <i>and</i> meat on cheese. I also love dairy-based dips, and if you told me I was going to love something called “vegan cashew …

Vegan

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

Make These Buffalo Cauliflower Tacos for Taco Tuesday

Happy taco Tuesday! If you've been making the same ground beef tacos for months now, I have an exciting proposition for you: Skip the meat and make …

Cooking

Cloudflare makes it harder for ISPs to track your web history

If you're privacy-minded, you probably aren't thrilled that governments seem hell-bent on giving internet providers free rein over your browsing data. Cloudflare just gave you a tool to fight back, however. It launched 1.1.1.1, a free Domain Name System service (the technology that translates IP …

Texas-Style Baked Beans Recipe

"Not your usual baked beans! Green chiles and hot pepper sauce give zest to these eat-'em up sweet-and-hot baked beans."<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound ground beef<p>…

5 One-Pot Chicken Recipes That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

We've officially entered that awkward between-season stretch where it's not quite time to put away our Dutch ovens, but it's not quite time to break …

Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and over and over)? I hear you. When you're trying to shed pounds, it's easy to fall into a healthy …

Food

Binance 101: Fees & Fine Print You Need to Know Before Trading Bitcoins & Other Cryptocurrencies

In just a few months, Binance has experienced explosive growth, overtaking its rivals to rank among the top three cryptocurrency exchanges in the …

This the greatest beach on Earth (according to the experts)

Tucked away in the Caribbean and boasting some of the clearest waters and softest white sand you’re likely to come across, Grace Bay Beach in the Turks and Caicos Islands has been named the best in the world in a survey of travel experts.<p>A 12-mile stretch on the island of Providenciales, and …

Top 10

A $3 billion marijuana merger could soon shake up the entire industry

Look out, Canopy Growth Corporation. Your reign as the pure-play marijuana stock with the highest market cap might not last for long.<p>On Tuesday, Aurora Cannabis announced that it had submitted a proposal to acquire all shares of another Canadian marijuana grower, CanniMed Therapeutics. Aurora is …

Grandma’s Apple Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze Recipe (Simple)

I got this apple pound cake with caramel glaze recipe from my grandma’s old recipe notebook. I was searching for this kind of autumn dessert that is …

A Pomegranate-Studded Olive Relish to Put on Everything

With her new book, Emily Kaiser Thelin set out to honor Paula Wolfert, the innovative cook who championed Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors in the American kitchen. A food writer and editor herself, Kaiser Thelin sought a way to bring attention to the woman—and career—she had spent years …

Flavors

Clear pumpkin pie exists and you really need to see it to believe it

Pumpkin pie is really the culinary highlight of the autumn season.<p>It’s thick, sweet, smooth – all the things a pie should be. And it’s got a limited …

20 of America's top political scientists gathered to discuss our democracy. They're scared.

“If current trends continue for another 20 or 30 years, democracy will be toast.”<p>Is American democracy in decline? Should we be worried?<p>On October 6, some of America’s top political scientists gathered at Yale University to answer these questions. And nearly everyone agreed: American democracy is …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

These Soft-Boiled Eggs Are the Most Consistent Thing in My Life

By Alyse Whitney<p>Smashed on toast, soy-marinated for ramen, and maybe eaten out of egg cups if I'm feeling fancy.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the soft-boiled eggs that associate web editor Alyse Whitney</i> …

Breakfast

How to Give Your Mashed Potatoes a New Lease On Life

<i>To celebrate Potato Week here at Food52, we’ve partnered with Potatoes USA to share ways we love to use the staple ingredient in meals that bring people together. This clever take on mashed potatoes brings out the best in a versatile and nutrition-packed kitchen player.</i><p>Sometimes I dream of mashed …

mashed potatoes

Grilled Sweet-and-Sour Scallops

Scallops never cease to amaze us with their buttery flavor, tender texture, and amazing versatility. There's just something indulgent about these …

Cooking

Pumpkin Casserole Recipe

"This is super easy, something different and tastes great with the main course. Enjoy! Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com."<p>Ingredients<p>2 …

Can economics solve financial injustice?

Joseph E. Stiglitz isn’t shy of tough questions. The Nobel Laureate of 2001 has been Chief Economist of the World Bank as well as Chairman of the …

The best fonts to use on a resume, according to typographers and designers

When it comes to writing a resume, there a few rules everyone is familiar with — avoid typos, and don't lie. But many applicants skip over crucial …

Typography

The Buttery, Flaky Flatbread We're Addicted To

When's the last time you had a flatbread that resembles a pancake and pulls apart like a croissant? That irresistible, buttery, flaky flatbread is <b>Malawach</b>. Yemenite Jews brought this traditional bread with them to Israel in the ‘50’s, and it was commonly eaten for breakfast where it was served with …

Breakfast

Here’s Where to Eat in Portland’s Hawthorne District, Mapped

Sometimes compared to San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, Portland’s Hawthorne District is known for its vintage shops, restored theaters, street performers, and overall creative characters, making it one of the city’s top destinations for both locals and visitors. A quality food scene has …

Baked Ham with Pineapple Mustard Glaze Recipe

"A terrific blend of sweet, tangy, fruity, and zesty. An old family recipe that never fails to please. This is an easy, fail-safe recipe that anyone …

Bacon-Apple-Jalapeno Pop 'Ems

Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:1 hr 5 minPrep:30 minInactive:5 minCook:30 min<p>Yield:40 pop 'ems<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories55 …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers