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There are two scientifically superior ways to make iced coffee with next to no effort

To make good iced coffee this summer, don’t just pour coffee over ice cubes.<p>Experts say there are actually two much better ways to make iced coffee: …

Here's Your Next $2 Million Ride

The Koenigsegg Regera goes from zero to 250 mph in under 20 seconds<p>When it comes to high-end vehicles, Swedish automaker Koenigsegg is known for pushing boundaries. Now it has done away with one of the hallmarks of a sports car, the clutch. Its new hybrid, the Regera, can go from zero to 250 miles …

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This Futuristic Concrete Heals Itself With Built-In Bacteria

A solid idea<p>Concrete has been a go-to building material since Roman times. It’s durable, easy to make, and relatively inexpensive. There’s just one problem: It has a tendency to crack.<p>There are a lot of different reasons that concrete cracks, but in general, it gets stressed either from the load …

You Could One Day Be Identified By Your Unique 'Brainprint'

Our neurons respond differently to the same words<p>Sometimes, other people interpret your words differently than you may have intended--like you’re not on the same wavelength. Turns out that the neuroscience backs up that idea; words elicit unique neurological responses in different people's brains, …

Glowing Paper Could Pave The Way For Bendy Devices

It’s environmentally friendly, too<p>With the release of Apple Watch and Google Glass, personal electronics are breaking out from our pockets. But even these newest iterations are rigid; despite years of buzz about foldable electronics, you still can’t read a book on your Kindle then fold it up like a …

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Spaghetti with Sausage

This was a quick supper with what was on hand. I bought the ground tomatoes at an Italian market. If you don't have those, tomato puree is probably …

Braised Cabbage with Mushrooms and Tomatoes

If you don't like cabbage, you might as well leave now. This is all about cabbage.<p>My mother made a version of this dish when I was a kid, and she …

Lasagne Bolognese

Don't mess with me when it comes to ragùs—I've got a few opinions.<p>Growing up, I would flip through cookbooks looking to find as many variations as I …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

10 Nifty Paleo Recipes For A Super Healthy Lunchbox

One of the hardest things about sticking to a diet or healthy eating plan is the planning and preparation.<p>With that in mind, we've done the hard work …

Slow Cooker or Pressure Cooker

<i>Cooking pork in the Instant Pot gives you a moist, tender and juicy meat to create delicious meals and this collection has so many amazing Instant</i> …

Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs Recipe

"Slightly spicy, but the sweetness tames the heat. Serve with rice."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup rice vinegar<p>5 tablespoons honey<p>1/3 cup soy sauce (such as …

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Lemon Sugar Grilled Chicken #WeekdaySupper

• 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts<br>• Juice and zest of 1 lemon<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 tablespoon sugar<br>• ½ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ teaspoon …

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Best Easy Chicken Recipes: 11 Fast, Easy New Ways to Cook Chicken for Dinner Tonight

Chicken—it's what's for dinner! Yesterday. Tonight. And maybe tomorrow night too. And why not? It's cheap, it's healthy, and you could probably cook it with your eyes closed. (Not that we recommend trying that.) But don't get stuck in a poultry rut. Instead of your same-old, same-old chicken …

Perfectly Crispy Fried Chicken Recipe

Fill your Memorial Day picnic basket with a batch of homemade, golden brown Fried Chicken.<p><b>What You'll Need:</b> (Serves 4)<p>8 pieces of chicken (4 …

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The Best Chicken Cutlets You'll Ever Have (with Corn Flakes!)

Jenny Rosenstrach writes the fantastic food blog Dinner: A Love Story and has a brilliant cookbook memoir of the same name coming out next week …

20 best chicken recipes: part 4

Brad McDonald’s southern fried chicken<p>Serves 4, 1 leg (Comprising 1 thigh, 1 drumstick per person)<p>For the chicken<b><br>chicken legs</b> 4, split<b><br>kosher salt</b> 50g<b><br>water</b> 1kg<b><br>buttermilk</b> 500ml<b><br>vegetable oil</b> enough to fill a small deep fat fryer or, fill a 4 litre pot with 2 litres of oil<p>For the dredge<b><br>flour</b> 200g<b><br>rice</b> …

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22 Bright Citrus Recipes

Gallery22 Bright Citrus Recipes<p>One of the best aspects of being fully entrenched in the winter months is the advent of citrus season. Lemons, limes, pomelos, grapefruit—these bright, tart fruits are a welcome reminder of tropical things in the depths of winter. Even if it isn't sunny outside, we've …

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The new wave of cocktails to drink – and eat

This year brandy is king, food is stuffed in cocktails, cocktails are drunk with doughnuts, and we’re downing ‘skinny’ cocktails and pre-mixed drinks<p>Food in cocktails<p>“Eating is cheating” goes the saying before a big night out, but it is also a sure-fire way to end up drunk and nursing a nasty …

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How to make the perfect Irish coffee

Irish coffee is one of those irredeemably naff drinks that, done well (or consumed late enough in the evening), are actually really, really nice. (See also, the pina colada, the frozen daiquiri, and almost anything containing blue curaçao.)<p>Its poor reputation stems from the fact that it is often a …

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You Do Win Friends With Salad, Especially These 3 Showstoppers

Composed salads aren't old-fashioned: These of-the-moment recipes are proof.<p>It's no secret that our editor-in-chief loves a composed salad, and for good reason. They have everything you could want in a dish—snappy vegetables, juicy meat, bright dressings, and crunchy toppings. Each of these …

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Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

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9 Mexican & Caribbean Recipes to Spice Up Dinner

<i>Inspired by the cruise routes taken by Carnival to Mexico and the Caribbean, we're sharing nine dishes with roots in these tropical regions to make at home.</i><p>We're always looking for an excuse to head out of town, take a breather, and eat delicious food by some body of water. There's something about …

How to Turn Your Salad Into a Meal

Just add bread—and lamb belly.<p>When it comes to spring cooking, everything is in play: The market is unpredictable, the weather is temperamental, and you need a dish that accommodates both. Serve this salad slightly warm to straddle the seasons, starting with delicate spring-market finds and then …

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The QuaDror Furniture Collection for Horm

Several years ago, designer Dror Benshetrit created QuaDror, a structural support system made up of four identical L-shaped pieces that are joined …

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