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How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Seven unknown architectural wonders

Forget the Taj Mahal and the Colosseum – some of the world’s most impressive structures remain out of the public eye.<p>We’ve all heard of the Colosseum, the Great Wall of China, and the Taj Mahal. But what about the world’s undiscovered architectural wonders: the man-made marvels where most crowds …

Taj Mahal

Ready, Player? GameSpot Joins Flipboard

Whether you’re wondering where the next Minecon will take place or if you should get a dedicated gaming PC for your living room, GameSpot is …

Living Rooms

Five reasons why Grand Theft Auto V has sold 45m copies

Publisher Take-Two has announced impressive earnings for 2014, with its explosive open-world blaster figuring highly. How does Rockstar do it?<p>It is wilfully offensive, nihilistically violent and its view of women is best described as dismissive – but Grand Theft Auto V is now one of the five …

It's official: the FCC will seek to reclassify the internet as a utility

'The internet must be fast, fair, and open.'<p>Today, in a statement given to <i>Wired</i>, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler revealed his plan to reclassify ISPs as common carriers under Title II of the Telecommunications Act. It's a striking victory for net neutrality advocates who have been fighting for years to …

The Mysterious, Murky Story Behind Soy-Sauce Packets

How Chinese takeout, a Jewish businessman from the Bronx, and NASA-approved packaging have shaped the 50-year reign of a well-loved American condiment<p>Right now, whether you're at work or at home, in a drawer somewhere near you is probably a packet of soy sauce—a squishy, likely clear pouch of …

Food & Dining

Silk Road creator Ross Ulbricht found guilty

After a three-week trial, a federal jury has found 30-year-old Ross Ulbricht, creator of underground site Silk Road, guilty on all counts.<p>Ulbricht faced a series of charges, ranging from money laundering to drug trafficking to computer hacking.<p>Launched in 2011, Silk Road was an unregulated online …

Elusive red sprites captured in sky near Chile's Very Large Telescope

Capturing sprites might sound like something best undertaken in the pages of a children's book, but a very real photographer for the European Southern Observatory recently did just that. Of course, the sprites he captured were of the atmospheric rather than phantasmagoric variety, but they're still …

Perfect Quick-and-Easy French Toast

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>My sister and five-year-old nephew have been staying with me this week, so, trying to be a good uncle, I asked beforehand what his favorite foods were. On the list, among Cheerios and chicken feet (yeah, he's a …

The Most Common Mistakes People Make when Cooking Pork Chops

The 8 most common mistakes to avoid when cooking pork chops.<p>We'll come out and say it: Cooking pork chops is not an easy task. But we promise—you can definitely cook a tender, juicy chop—as long as you avoid these eight common mistakes.<p>1. Ignoring the Quality of Your Meat<p>This is true with all meat …

Surprising Drinking Rituals Around the World

In this country, we're no strangers to drinking, and neither are countries around the world -- so much so that drinking has become a ritualistic pastime. In fact, some drinking rituals may surprise you.<p>When traveling from country to country, you'll likely to discover that each have their own …

Alcohol

Mojo-Marinated Skirt Steak

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>For my money, there's no better cut for marinating and grilling than skirt steak. It has a deep grain that sops up flavors nicely, and a rich, buttery texture that becomes meltingly tender when grilled …

Pro Cooking Tips from 16 of NYC's Best Restaurant Chefs

From freezing peas to pickling everything, the sharpest cooking tips from 16 of the restaurant chefs who rocked the Edible Schoolyard NYC spring benefit.<p>Last night's Edible Schoolyard NYC Spring Benefit left us full, happy, and inspired. In addition to getting amped up about spring (morel mushrooms …

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What You Should Know About the (Surprisingly) Wide World of Gin

Gin. Short word, but one that contains multitudes. When your average drinker thinks of gin, the libation he pictures is actually just one sort: …

Wine & Spirits

Is Butter Good for You? Or Bad? What Does Science Say?

Is our favorite fat good for us—or is it going to kill us all? We combed through 150 years of scientific studies to find out The Truth!<p>We love butter, but does it love us back? Every study about its effects on our health (there are <i>a lot</i> of them) seems to say something different, and we're left …

How to Dice an Onion