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Chicken-and-Biscuit Cobbler Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Melt 3 Tbsp. butter in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add carrots and onion, and sauté 5 minutes. Add …

Handsome modern house perches above Lake Michigan

Designed by NYC-based firm Desai Chia<p>Three offset structures make up this dynamic home overlooking Lake Michigan in the county of Leelanau in the northern part of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. Designed by New York City-based architecture firm Desai Chia (of this Dutchess County prefab glass house), …

100 under-the-radar places everyone should visit in the world

That's why we have compiled a comprehensive list of lesser-visited destinations, whether they are natural or man-made spectacles, hidden wonders, or points of breathtaking scenery.<p>From a Japanese island that doubles as an active volcano to a neon green lake in New Zealand, here are our top</i> …

Plan for 2016 Peak Fall Foliage in the U.S. With This Interactive Map

Over the past few years, the team at SmokyMountains.com have created a map showing time predictions for peak fall colors in the United States. The …

How to visit nearly every national park in one epic road trip

This month, the National Park Service marks its 100th anniversary. One of Wonkblog's favorite data scientists, a guy named Randal Olson who's a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, decided to mark the occasion by creating a map of the shortest possible road trip through all 47 national …

National Parks

As Pokémon Go Evolves, Businesses Are Squeezing Themselves In

It's only been out a week, but Pokémon Go is making more money than a Meowth using Pay Day.<p>According to Fortune, as of Thursday the augmented reality game already has over 65 million users in the United States alone. Quartz reports that those players are spending $1.6 million <i>per day</i> on in-app …

How to pass on the family cottage without destroying your family in the process

Your beautiful family cottage has been in the family for 60 years. Your parents helped build it at a time when most people had never heard of your …

9 Places To Visit Before They Disappear Forever

Our planet is filled with jaw-dropping sights and incredible creatures, but human intervention threatens to wipe out some of its most magnificent …

National Parks

Why Do Humans Have An Innate Desire To Get High?

It’s easy to explain the appeal of drugs like heroin and cocaine, which directly stimulate the brain’s reward centres. What’s less easy to explain is …

I’m a rocket scientist designing wood stoves that burn without smoking–to save lives and save the planet

“Where did you put the smoke?”<p>When you hear that, you know a village demo is going well. It’s one of the best reactions we get in the field when we take our stove out into a public space, light a fire with a few pieces of wood, and gather a crowd just as a bright orange flame pops out from the top …

Prototypes

NASA's Mars Recruitment Posters Will Convince You to Go Die in Space

Okay, poster. You make a compelling argument—sign us up!<p>True, there will be obstacles: For one, the Martian corps that these recruitment posters from …

8 Underrated National Parks That Will Leave You Speechless

National Parks such as Yellowstone, Yosemite, or the Grand Canyon are rightfully some of the most famous destinations in the U.S. They're iconic and …

Next Engineering Revolution Is Hiding in Museum Collections

Engineers shouldn’t have to reinvent the wheel—or wings, or sonar systems—when mother nature has already done much of the heavy design work. In fact, …

Smithsonian

How to Tell If a Team Member Is Ready for a Management Position

There are a few, telltale signs that an employee might be ready for a management position within your company and ready to take on a small team of …

Gorgeous Modern Beach Huts Have Stellar English Channel Views

Can you imagine the sunsets here?<p>Traditional British beach huts meet chic modern living in this row of new waterfront homes in the seaside town of Margate, England. Designed by London firm Guy Holloway Architects, each larchwood-clad gabled home features an open-plan design, with spiral staircases …

So This Is What Your Brain Looks Like On LSD

'Scientists have waited 50 years for this moment.'<p>A groundbreaking study has revealed the impact LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide) has on the brain, …

Consciousness

Why You Should Be Cooking Lamb Shank

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Lamb shank may be time consuming, but its worth the effort. Paras Shah of Kat & Theo shows us the steps to this labor of love in the video above (or you can follow along in the recipe below!)<p><b>Kat & Theo's Braised Lamb Shank</b><p><i>Executive</i> …

These Are the 116 Images NASA Picked to Share with Aliens (or Future Humans)

In 2012, 35 years after its launch in 1977, NASA’s Voyager 1 space probe left the Solar System and became the first human-man object to enter …

Carl Sagan

Five Busts Through 5 Weeks of Fantasy Football; Keep or Dump? - Page 4 of 5

<b>3. DeMarco Murray RB Eagles</b><p>130 yards through the first month plus of the season for a player who led the league in rushing in 2015 sure does qualify …