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The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Lemon-Buttermilk Icebox Pie

Lemon-Buttermilk Icebox Pie<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325°. Whisk together first 3 ingredients in a bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Beat egg yolks with a …

Slow Cooker Ramen Bowls

Slow Cooker Ramen Bowls<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Add oil to pan. Add pork; cook 12 minutes, turning to brown on all …

The Best-Make Ahead Dinners of 2017

For anyone that has a busy schedule — which let's face it, is all of us — make-ahead meals feel like a total savior. With some upfront prep, you can …

Gooey Butter Cake Is The South’s Best Kept Holiday Secret

If you haven’t yet tried gooey butter cake (also affectionately referred to as ooey gooey butter cake), you’re in for a treat.<p>Some sources claim the …

Lemon-Olive Oil Cake with Whipped Mascarpone Recipe

Lemon-Olive Oil Cake with Whipped Mascarpone Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake: Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly oil a 9-inch round baking …

Pecan Pie Bread Pudding is a thing - and it's DELICIOUS!

<i>Love Pecan Pie? Pecan Pie Bread Pudding is even better!</i><p>A few weeks ago we took a trip and started in Savannah. Well, technically we started in …

This Incredible Footage Shows CRISPR Editing DNA in Real Time

This has never been seen before.<p>Want to see something that makes scientists gasp? Feast your eyes on this video, showing a direct observation of …

Genetics

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Process flour, …

Dessert

Utterly Deadly Southern Pecan Pie Recipe

Utterly Deadly Southern Pecan Pie Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325°. Fit piecrust into a 10-inch cast-iron skillet; sprinkle piecrust …

Baking

Sausage and Shrimp Jambalaya

This recipe is an easy, delicious version of one of America's great dishes. It's soul food at its finest - hearty, satisfying, and deeply comforting. …

Student Raps About Cell Reproduction for Extra Credit, Gets Props from Common

For an extra credit assignment in biology, college student Julien Turner decided to write and produce a rap music video all about cell reproduction. …

Genetics

Buttermilk Grits with Country Ham and Shrimp Recipe

Buttermilk Grits with Country Ham and Shrimp Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring 4 cups water, 1 cup whole milk, and 1 1⁄4 tsp. kosher salt to a boil in …

BBQ Basics: How To Cook Brisket

Whole hog is the preferred BBQ in North Carolina, and Kentucky may be known for its mutton, but in Texas – beef brisket is king! Its smoky, tender …

Quick and Easy Fall Soups

Weeknight-friendly<p>When the crisp fall weather arrives, it's time to put those warm soup recipes back on your weeknight supper menu. If you didn't …

Big Batch Bourbon Ginger Ale Punch Recipe

Big Batch Bourbon Ginger Ale Punch Recipe<p>When you’re tasked with putting on your hosting hat, punches and pitcher cocktails will definitely come in …

How To Make Apple-Bourbon Pie

Looking for a warm, homemade apple pie recipe that will impress everyone at your table? Look no further – this decadent, spiked pie is sure to win …

Bourbon Cola Grenadine Slush Recipe

Bourbon Cola Grenadine Slush Recipe<p>Cool off with this icy twist on a traditional Southern drink. These boozy adult-friendly slushies are perfect for …

A Rare Element From The Edge of The Periodic Table Is Breaking Quantum Mechanics

This is amazing.<p>There's a lot we don't know about the actinides. On the periodic table, this series of heavy, radioactive elements hangs at the …

Triple Threat: New Pneumonia Is Drug-Resistant, Deadly And Contagious

In the past few years, there have been so many "superbugs" appearing in hospitals around the world that we here at Goats and Soda haven't had the time or resources to report on all of them.<p>But a new type of pneumonia emerging in China seems so important that we dropped what we were doing to write …

Public Health

The Strange Case of Typhoid Mary

The infamous case of Typhoid Mary underscores the importance of tolerance in understanding disease.<p>In the early 1900s, an Irish cook named Mary …

Are Viruses Alive?

It's complicated.<p>Viruses have weirded us out since they were first discovered over a century ago, but are these microscopic protein pirates alive?<p>You …

Biology

Meet CRISPR: Our Genetic Superweapon

via pixabay.com/typographyimages<p>Our genes aren’t quite our destiny, but they can definitely feel like it. After all, they determine what species of …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

20 Quick Dinners to Add to Your Weekly Meal Plan

No matter your schedule, having a quick go-to dinner as a part of your meal plan is one of our favorite strategies to beat the weeknight dinner …

The Best Paleo Crock Pot Recipes Out There

Set it and forget it.<p>Just because you want to eat like a caveman doesn’t mean you have to cook like one. The Paleo diet may ask you to give up bread and cheese, but there’s no reason to not enjoy the convenience of the kitchen’s most prized appliance: the Crock Pot.<p>In fact, many Paleo-friendly …

Marvel’s INHUMANS TV Series Casts Serinda Swan as Medusa

Make way for the queen! Less than a day after ABC and Marvel announced that Anson Mount will play Black Bolt, word has come down that Serinda Swan …

Who should be allowed to use CRISPR?

Exclusive agreements with private companies could delay vital research<p>This week saw a resolution to the grueling legal battle between the University of California at Berkeley and the Broad Institute over the discovery of the novel, cheap, and easy-to-use gene-editing technique known as CRISPR. The …

WATCH: These Common Models of Atoms Are Actually Totally Wrong

Thanks, quantum weirdness.<p>If you put "atom" into Google Image Search right now, pretty much all you're going to get is a crapload of click-arty …