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Alas, the Large Hadron Collider didn't find a new particle after all

We won't be rewriting physics books just yet<p>At the end of last year, physicists working with the Large Hadron Collider thought they may have discovered a brand-new type of particle that could completely change our understanding of physics. But it looks like our understanding of physics won’t be …

15 Recipes You Can Cook in a Dutch Oven While Camping

If you're loading up a pack and planning a trek up a mountain or into the depths of the woods, you probably won't be lugging a heavy Dutch oven with you. But if you're doing the sort of camping where you're carrying an ice chest with you, too (you're driving to a campsite, let's say), there's a …

Thai-BBQ Slow-Cooker Ribs Recipe

Serving Suggestion<p>Serve with 1/2 cup each hot cooked rice and sautéed fresh vegetables to round out the meal.<p>Substitute<p>Thai red chiles are extremely …

Slow Cooker Beer Cheese Soup

Connect with Us<p>Slow Cooker Beer Cheese Soup<p>When it comes to dinner, it really doesn’t get better than a comforting and hearty dish that comes …

Agonising moment massive bug is removed from kitten’s nose

This poor kitten can breathe easy again after this gigantic insect was removed from its nose in the United States.<p>The Nebraska Humane Society released footage of the excruciating moment a cuterebra larva was removed from a kitten's nose.<p>“It’s cuterebra season here at NHS and last week we had a …

Eggs

The 5-Minute Video That Explains Why You Love "Futurama"

Shut up and take my five minutes!<p>If, like me, you find yourself constantly rewatching "Futurama" on DVD or Neflix, then you probably already know much of the nerd lore—that three Ph.Ds and 50 years worth of Harvard education worked on the show, that Ken Keeler proved a mathematical theorem as part …

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Recipe 101: Shrimp Mashed Potatoes

First, start with a can of shrimp, a little garlic and some dried dill weed and transform your regular mashed potatoes into a delectable seafood side …

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Celebrate summer with 42 cocktail recipes

It's not Friday quite yet, but that doesn't mean we can't start celebrating summer with a cocktail. In fact, we've compiled 42 of our favorite cocktails to help toast the season – not to mention the Fourth of July and the long weekend.<p>From sangria to margaritas, bloody Marys to martinis, we'll find …

25 Red, White and Blue Recipes for the 4th of July

If there is ever an appropriate time to be a bit over the top with your food presentation, the Fourth of July is it. Be it a blueberry Caprese salad or a cocktail that looks too all-American to be true, repping the color of our flag is definitely the way to go. You know you have to bring a dish to …

Dessert

7 rules-of-thumb to follow in aquaponics

19 Aug 2015<p>From a media bed unit start-up in Bangkok to a fully developed 120 households deep water culture (DWC) unit in Ethiopia, aquaponics is …

Particle X could be the biggest physics breakthrough in decades

CERN<p>One of the most inspiring things about scientists is how incredibly excited they get about being proven wrong.<p>And right now, physicists think …

How to Make a Moscow Mule: The Classic Summer Cocktail

It may seem like Russia’s greatest export (after Alexander Ovechkin and Anna Kournikova), but the Moscow Mule actually has nothing to do with the …

6 Cocktails You Need To Make This Weekend

Time to make every hour a happy hour. Courtesy of our favorite W Hotels in Austin, Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, and Miami, we’re giving you the …

Recipes

43 French Recipes That Are Basically the Same as Hopping on a Plane to Paris

These are the French recipes you should master, from perfect roast chicken to soufflés and cream puffs.<p>When it comes to classic technique, flawless flavors, and mastery over butter, nobody does it better than the French. It's worth traveling to the land of the baguettes at least once in your life, …

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Avocado Fries With Sweet Chipotle Dip

Ever wish you could just stop thinking about french fries? If so, you're not alone. After all, it's no secret that a salty order of fries is the go-to side dish in America.<p>I don't need to quote nutrition facts on french fries here. We all know they aren't the best way to fuel your body.<p>If you're …

Are You Ready for the Future of Transhumanism?

<i>The Transhuman Future</i><p>Are you ready for the future? A Transhumanist future? One where everyone around you--friends, family, and neighbors--has dipped into the transhumanist punch bowl. A future of contact lenses that see in the dark, endoskeleton attached artificial limbs that lift a half-ton, and …

The Future Of Personal Satellite Technology Is Here – Are We Ready For It?

Technology Photo credit: CubeSats upon release from the International Space Station. NASA Johnson, CC BY-NCSatellites used to be the exclusive …

Space Exploration

Grilled Baby Back Ribs | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Baby back ribs benefit from both low and slow cooking in the oven and from grilling, which imparts smoky flavor. Here we do both for the best of both worlds. An added bonus? You can cook the ribs in the oven well in advance of serving, then quickly grill them after your guests arrive. For even …

America's Best Lobster Rolls

Never mind the tired regional debate—whether they’re best Maine style (chilled, with mayonnaise) or Connecticut (warm, with drawn butter). Lobster …

Slow Cooker Texas-Style BBQ Brisket

• Dry Rub<br>• 2 tablespoons packed dark brown sugar<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons smoked paprika<br>• 1 tablespoon coarse black pepper<br>• 2 teaspoons ancho chile powder<br>• 2 teaspoons …

30 Side Dishes That Are More Popular than the Main Dish

Let's face it — sometimes the side dishes are just better. Yes, chicken is great, and we'll never say no to a burger, but aren't we really just here …

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Meet the Lizards Playing a 15 Million-Year-Old Game of Genetic Rock-Paper-Scissors

Rock beats scissors, scissors beats paper, and paper beats rock. Simple enough, right? Well, the rules might be easy to understand, but if your …

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The synthetic human genome could be around the corner - ExtremeTech

By on May 19, 2016 at 4:15 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>In biology, more than any other …

Physicists Just Found a Link Between Dark Energy And The Arrow of Time

Is dark energy the reason time moves forward?<p>For years, physicists have attempted to explain dark energy - a mysterious influence that pushes space …

Probiotics Are Useless, GMOs Are Fine, and Gluten Is Necessary

A roster of nutrition-myth-busting studies were published this week.<p>The biggest nutrition fads of the last few years have all taken huge blows in the last week. But will anyone listen?<p>Over the last seven days, a roster of myth-busting nutrition studies were published showing probiotics are …

Fishes Have Feelings, Too

Washington — IN March, two marine biologists published a study of giant manta rays responding to their reflections in a large mirror installed in their aquarium in the Bahamas. The two captive rays circled in front of the mirror, blew bubbles and performed unusual body movements as if checking …

Here's A Drink Recipe For Peach Iced Tea Whiskey

So GOOD. #TastyHappyHour<p>Tea:<p>8 cups boiling water<p>7-8 black tea bags<p>1 1/2 cups whiskey<p>Peach Simple Syrup:<p>2-3 fresh peaches, diced<p>1 cup sugar<p>1 cup water<p>1 lemon, juiced<p>Garnish:<p>1-2 peaches, sliced<p>1 lemon, sliced<p>Mint sprigs<p>1. In a large pitcher, pour hot water over tea bags, letting steep 5 minutes.<p>2. …