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This mulit-coloured corn is real and there's a fantastic story behind it

The story of Glass Gem corn begins with an Oklahoma farmer named Carl Barnes. Barnes, now in his 80s, is half-Cherokee. He began growing older corn …

Forestry

Recipe: Egg Roll Skillet

Heat the oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat until shimmering. Add the pork and onion, and season with the salt and pepper. Cook, …

Recipes

The Secret to Juicy Shrimp

Step 1. Soak shrimp in brine.<p>Soak quickly in brine to keep lean seafood moist as it cooks and season it throughout. A solution of 1 tablespoon kosher …

Cooking

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of human fuel beyond carbs, fat, and protein — and it could have key health implications

One swig of the stuff and I'd had enough. The colorless, odorless liquid tasted like nail polish remover — but I was told it offered unparalleled benefits for my body, so I chugged away, if somewhat skeptically.<p>The small plastic bottle contained pure ketone ester, a substance that a team of …

Diabetes

Asian Cucumber Salad

Now Playing<p>A Cake Fit for a Gold Medalist 00:57<p>Cinderella Cakes makes a big splash with their underwater fantasy cake.<p>Now Playing<p>Deep-Fried Scotch …

Recipes

The Best Raspberry Chocolate Bark You’ll Ever Eat

I love molten chocolate cake, but my go-to Valentine's Day dessert this year is raspberry chocolate bark. But not just any old kind—salted raspberry …

Dessert

This mindfulness trick is super-effective at calming anxiety

People are saying the results are instant<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of …

Mindfulness

The Things You Should Always Carry With You in Japan

Japan is a great place to visit, especially for first-time international travelers. It feels completely different than western countries, yet totally …

Japan

This Cabbage, Sausage, and Potato Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Cooking

Japanese Cheesecake

This Japanese version of the crowd-pleasing dessert combines cheesecake flavor with a souffle-like, cakey texture that jiggles like jelly but tastes …

Dessert

12 Genius Walt Disney World Vacation Hacks, From a Former Cast Member

One of the best experiences of my life was the year I spent working at Walt Disney World. There is truly no other place like it on earth, and after …

Walt Disney Company

3 Ways to Deal With a Huge Tax Bill

If you owe the IRS a scary amount, you have a few different options for resolving your debt.<p>The IRS may be the most frightening creditor a person can …

A Spiced, Roasted Broccoli That Will Be Your New Favorite Side Dish

We all know that roasting your favorite vegetables helps boost flavor, but when you add the richness of The Spice Hunter Garam Marsala with garlic, chilies, and broccoli you’ll create an umami-laden side dish that’s meant to be savored. Finish off with a garnish of chopped fresh mint and roasted …

Recipes

Some of America's Best Sausage Comes From a Tiny Town Down South

With barely 4,000 inhabitants (and slowly dwindling), Evergreen, Alabama isn't all that much to look at, a classically sleepy, ye olde southern town …

Easy Italian Double Chocolate Banana Bread Recipe

This easy Italian double chocolate banana bread can be your ideal energetic breakfast that you can have along with a cup of tea, coffee, fresh juice, …

5 Secret-Ingredient Soups

We won’t spill the beans, but here’s a little hint: these flavorful ingredients do the work for you.<p>Beef-and-Barley Soup With Porcini<p>Meet your new …

Our Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

For years I've been wishing for the ability to save recipes on Kitchn (perhaps you have too), and this year it finally happened. Like many readers, …

Quick and Easy Bean Soup With Sausage

This bean soup is a snap to throw together with several kinds of canned beans, some sausage, and basic seasonings. It's an excellent soup for a snow …

Why L.A.’s Best Chefs Are Freaking Out About Flannery Beef

The California Holstein cuts are marbled almost beyond belief.<p>The most memorable steak I’ve eaten in Los Angeles is the grilled California Holstein …

These Three Ingredients Will Brighten Any Vegetable

My father got his first tattoo at 63. The number three, in black ink, on the palest part of his arm. “A three?” I asked him, as he rolled down his sleeve. “Why a three?” Because he was the youngest of three siblings, born on the third day of the month, and three had always been his favorite number, …

Raisin Tea Biscuits Recipe

Recipe by: What's for dinner, mom?<p>"Moist, lightly sweet biscuits are just perfect for breakfast or a cup of tea in the afternoon. This is as close as …

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 …

Sick of Feeling Full and Bloated? Make This Light, Detoxifying Soup ASAP

The day after an indulgent Thanksgiving weekend calls for a bona fide detox meal—and we're drooling over this turkey soup recipe from The Modern …

WATCH: You Should Be Putting This In Your Mashed Potatoes

When it comes to Thanksgiving, Southerners are picky. We have very specific recipes that we turn to for beloved dishes, and these recipes have often …

Neuroscientists have identified how exactly a deep breath changes your mind

Breathing is traditionally thought of as an automatic process driven by the brainstem—the part of the brain controlling such life-sustaining functions as heartbeat and sleeping patterns. But new and unique research, involving recordings made directly from within the brains of humans undergoing …

The Brain

Neuroscientists have identified how exactly a deep breath changes your mind

Breathing is traditionally thought of as an automatic process driven by the brainstem—the part of the brain controlling such life-sustaining functions as heartbeat and sleeping patterns. But new and unique research, involving recordings made directly from within the brains of humans undergoing …

The Brain

Your 'Gluten Sensitivity' Could Be Explained by Something Else Found in Wheat

Stop blaming the gluten.<p>If you're one of those people who don't have coeliac disease but still think gluten is causing your gut problems, scientists …

Holistic Medicine

Minchita's Baked Pork in Thai Coconut Sauce

Minchita’s Baked Pork in Thai Coconut Sauce<p>Grilled or baked pork is a typical street food in Thailand. It is the way the pork is scored and marinated …

Recipes

67-Year-Old Drops 80 Pounds, Proving It's Never Too Late to Get Healthy

While most adults are slowing down as they get older, Terry Reuer is doing just the opposite. At 67 years old, she not only continues to work as the …

Brownie Choco-Peanut Butter Bars Dessert

Brownie choco-peanut butter bars are an ideal treat for every season when you want to eat a rich, chocolate dessert. They are very easy to prepare …