Erik Herholz

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Make Your BBQ Non-Stick With A Potato

Love to BBQ but hate it when foods get stuck to it? Just rub a potato on the grill to create a non-stick surface.<p>First pre-heat the BBQ so it's hot, …

How To Build A Roman Catapult In Your Backyard

How to Build a Catapult in an Afternoon<p>Long before the invention of gunpowder, ancient armies used siege engines to hurl all sorts of terrible, yet creative, missiles. The Carthaginians put poisonous snakes in clay jars and then launched them at enemy ships. The Romans preferred to throw bags of …

Beer Can Burgers (with bacon) are the latest grilling phenomenon | NOLA.com

I count on my brother for a lot of things, and I know he will always have something new on his grill - or in one of his smokers or on his big …

New Armalite AR Handguards Cover All the Bases

When it comes to AR builds and customization of the rifle there can be some parts that fly under the radar, but that doesn’t mean they are any less …

Widow's plea over Legionnaire's warning on compost bags

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/1170000/1170273_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524698583_a83b5fb35c7264b1379cf4b2c3d9ea5f<p><b>The widow of the first Scot to contract Legionnaire's disease from compost has made an emotional plea for stronger warning labels on …

Smoky Barbecued Brisket

A barbecued brisket has a slightly denser texture than one that has been braised, but Adam Perry Lang believes it can be just as tender if you buy …

Cocoa Chile Rib Eye Steaks Reverse Seared

Our friend Tony was coming down for Memorial Day weekend and as always made a point of spending some time with us. Patti surprised us all when she …

Milestones in Cancer Research and Discovery

Milestones in Cancer Research and Discovery (Text-Only Version)<p>During the past 250 years, we have witnessed many landmark discoveries in our efforts …

Cancer

Barnes VOR-TX .300 Blackout TAC-TX Ammo Review - Guns & Ammo

<b>CRUSH IT WITH COPPER</b><br>Developing a do-it-all cartridge has been the objective of almost every major cartridge designer and wildcatter in history.<p>In the …

Flexible sensor lets humans detect magnetic fields

A newly developed thin, flexible magnetic sensor could heighten human perception, and it's pliable enough to be crumpled and scrunched while retaining functionality.<p>When it comes to navigating the world around us, we have a lot more than just five senses. The array of perceptive faculties we have …

Scientists Are Brewing Medieval Potions To Fight Hospital Superbugs

Last month, a microbiology lab in Nottingham, England made international headlines when it unearthed a substance that kills methicillin-resistant …

Cancer’s terrifying genetic superpowers revealed

Science has allowed us to look at genes more closely than ever. And cancerous genes show us something remarkable<p>Reading our DNA is a new way of interpreting ourselves. Current trends suggest that one day, perhaps much sooner than we think, we will all have our own genomes sequenced. We may opt in …

Masters of coal: how barbecuing became an extreme sport

From 50-day aged steak to Big Green Eggs, the modern BBQ king takes his hobby very seriously. Welcome to the world of extreme grilling<p>You might find him staying up through the night to nurture a brisket in a home-made kettle barrel. Or he could be sporting a 50-day aged steak at the family party, …

BBQ

Camera Lenses – Which Ones Do You Need?

I’m always window shopping on eBay, looking for some great deals on lenses. If I had unlimited funds I’d tell you what lenses I’d like to have; they …

Landscape Photography

Cancer charities accused of spending $187 million in donations on dating sites, trips to Disney

Federal regulators accused four cancer charities Tuesday of spending more than $187 million in donations not to help patients, but on cars, luxury …

Clean Your Grill, And Other Hot Holiday Tips From Alton Brown

<i>Editor's note: A version of this story was originally published in May 2012.</i><p>If there's one grilling tip to remember this Memorial Day weekend, it should be this: Flame is bad.<p>"Flame does nasty things to food," food historian and science guy Alton Brown tells NPR's Scott Simon.<p>"[Flame] makes soot, …

Adams Arms now selling .308 AR uppers separately

Adams Arms began offering .308 Win. rifle earlier this year and is now selling standalone uppers. <i>(Photo: Adams Arms)</i><p>Adams Arms is now selling their …

We Need Antibiotics. They’re Not Profitable To Make. Who Pays?

Within the slow-brewing crisis of antibiotic resistance—which according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention kills 23,000 Americans each year—there are a lot of failures: of health care personnel who prescribe drugs when they should not; of patients who take drugs badly and encourage …

Microbiology

Cheap booze? Here is where to head on the continent

Use our map to find the best deals on the a bottle of beer<p>Budapest is best for booze for Britons looking for good-value drinks on city breaks abroad.<p>But those downing them in Dublin will find their alcohol bill on the high side, a poll by Post Office Travel Money found.<p>The survey looked at the cost …

Alcohol

Host the Ultimate Summer Barbecue: The Best Cuts of Meat to Grill for a Crowd

Whether you're cooking for 4 or manning a 20-person barbecue, these are the cuts of meat that should be on your grill all summer.<p>This is the moment you’ve been planning for all year: You’ve buffed the grill, iced down the beer, and stocked up on every imaginable condiment. All that’s left is to …

BBQ

Study says dogs can sniff out certain cancers

Researchers in Italy have found that dogs can detect a number of cancers with a success rate of 90 percent.<p>Al Jazeera's Emma Hayward said the dogs were being trained to identify odours associated with cancer in urine samples.<p>"Researchers hope this method could help diagnose cancers in their early …

The Goops, Soups & Sauces ProjectGuns Magazine.com | Guns Magazine.com

For over two years now my go-to gunsmith and I have been conducting structured, methodical, documented tests of cleaners, lubes and protectants. …

Sig Sauer Releases New Supersonic 300 Blackout Ammo

Sig Sauer is perhaps best known for its firearms, but the company is working its tail off to make a name for itself in another sector.<p>In recent …

2016 Ford F-150 Adds Pro Trailer Backup Assist System

Add another item to the new Ford F-150’s long list of segment-first innovations – Pro Trailer Backup Assist. As the name suggests, this new feature available on model-year 2016 F-150 pickup trucks will make it easier for users to maneuver the truck when a trailer is in tow, especially when …

The SD-1 Carbine: A PWS and Sage Dynamics rifle

The SD-1, show here with a micro red dot sight and weaponlight, not included. <i>(Photo: Sage/PWS)</i><p>Industry leaders Primary Weapon Systems and Sage …

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Mind

2015 Ram 1500 Rebel First Drive

Rebel Yell: With a Jacked-Up Truck, Ram Cried "More!"<p>Let’s get one thing straight from the start: The Ram Rebel is not a Ford Raptor-fighter. That was the Ram Runner, and it’s dead now. No, this is Ram’s rebuttal to Ford’s FX4 Off-Road package for the F-150, Chevrolet’s Z71 Off-Road package for the …

Gun Review: Sig Sauer's Striker-Fired P320 9mm

It is common these days to lump the needs of law enforcement into everyone else’s, especially with guns.<p>The truth is, police officers use their …

Why going “retro” can be a good thing in the world of photography

Have a look at the comments in this The Verge article on the Olympus EP-5 when it was released. You’ll find a variety of people bitching about too …