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Physicists Uncover Geometric ‘Theory Space’

A decades-old method called the “bootstrap” is enabling new discoveries about the geometry underlying all quantum theories.<p>In the 1960s, the …

Quantum Mechanics

Why Isn't This Working? 5 Variables That Affect Recipe Timing

Whether you're baking Irish soda bread, simmering a sauce, cooking a custard, or just whipping up some sugar cookies, timing is crucial. Who wants to put a batch of bagels in the oven at 2 a.m.? Knowing how long each step of a recipe should take is a vital part of planning, so it's maddening when …

YOLO! 10 Desserts Worth the Splurge

If you're going to jump off the calorie cliff, make it worthwhile. From Latin Flan to Coconut Dream Pie, all of these indulgent sweets are worth ditching your diet for.<p><b>1. Latin Flan</b><p>Latin Flan is a rich, sweet custard topped with caramel sauce. This version tastes like a cross between pudding and …

Should you start your day with lemon water? Not for the reasons you’ve heard

<i>I've heard that it's healthy to drink warm water with lemon when I wake up each day. Is this a good idea? How will it help me?</i><p>The morning ritual of drinking lemon water has been promoted by nutritionists, natural-food enthusiasts and many celebrities for as long as I can remember. So long, in fact, …

There's finally a scientific reason why you get severe PMS symptoms

The next time someone tells you to just get over it, show them this.

The Trendiest Holiday Cookies of 2016, According to Pinterest

Arguably the best part about the holidays is the influx of sugary treats in every home and office. During the season of both giving and indulging, …

Slow Cooker Chicken Corn Chowder

<i>Creamy slow cooker chicken corn chowder is the perfect set it and forget it crockpot soup to warm you all season long.</i> It’s been cooling off ever so …

Cooking

2016 June 20 - Sunrise Solstice over Stonehenge

<b>Sunrise Solstice over Stonehenge</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Max Alexander, STFC, SPL<p><b>Explanation:</b> Today the Sun reaches its northernmost point in planet …

Astronomy

This Scientifically Proven Hack Makes Your Coffee Taste Better

It takes nearly zero effort.<p>Having a bad cup of coffee in the morning can put a serious damper on the rest of your day. But now there's an easy, scientifically proven way to make your coffee tastier: just put your coffee beans in the freezer.<p>Researchers from the University of Bath in the U.K. …

Coffee

NO MORE TAKEAWAY! 6 Easy Chinese Food Recipes You Shouldn't Miss!

Why takeaway Chinese Food when you can cook them at home? Check out these 6 awesome Chinese Food recipes!

Chinese Food

Scientists Believe This Is How Stonehenge Was Built, and It's Way Easier Than You'd Think

For quite some time now, the massive English Neolithic period monument Stonehenge has baffled scientists and visitors alike. After all, dragging …

Stephen Harris: how to make soup like a restaurant chef

Soup is one of the simplest foods – which sadly means it is often the dumping ground for sub-standard ingredients.<p>I briefly worked in a pub which served the most outrageous example of the waste-not-want-not school of cookery.<p>On Sundays it had a carvery which was incredibly popular with the locals …

Recipes

48 Classic Italian Recipes That Make Us Want to Quit Our Jobs, Move to Tuscany, and Drink Chianti All Day

There's nothing quite like these classic Italian recipes, from Cacio e Pepe to Pasta a la Gricia, and hello, pesto.

Cooking
Cooking

19 Gadgets Every Adult Needs In Their Kitchen

Kitchen gadgets are the toys of adulthood.

Zucchini boats, slow-cooker chicken: Top 15 recipes of 2015

As the year comes to a close, we're looking back at the most popular TODAY Food recipes from 2015. These are the recipes that you clicked on and shared the most this year. We're shocked most by the fact that only one dessert makes the list. Clearly you guys have way more self-restraint than we</b> …

32 Healthy High-Fiber Breakfast Ideas That Will Keep You Full

By now it’s not news that breakfast does a body good, replenishing energy, kick-starting your insulin response, and even preventing heart disease.<p>But …

Why It's Okay to Skip Breakfast

Do you want to turn your body into a fat-burning machine? Skipping breakfast could be the answer.<p>While our physiology is largely geared to a feast-and-famine pattern of energy intake, characteristic of our hunter-gatherer homo sapiens ancestors, we live in a modern world where food is abundant and …

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Learn to Cook: Fish in Parchment<p>Scouring pots and pans is a hard chore to relish. When I was a kid my family’s solution to baked-on food and grease …

Tired of Drinking Coffee? Try These 7 Caffeinated Breakfasts

You get your caffeine in the form of coffee in the morning, but did you know you can eat it for breakfast, too? There are a number of recipes around …

Coffee

12 Leisurely Sunday Brunch Recipes

Skip the lines and make brunch at home -- these recipes are all easy like Sunday morning.<p><b>1. Glazed Oatmeal-Maple Scones</b><p>These comforting breakfast treats are like a cross between scones and oatmeal cookies: buttery and tender on the inside, crisp and craggy on the outside, and chockfull of oats, …

Design Trends That Actually Work For Your Real Life Kitchen

<i>Your dream kitchen doesn't have to break the bank.</i><p>Gorgeous photos of designer kitchens can be eye candy, but sometimes they can feel too impractical or out-of-reach for us mere mortals (you know, humans with real lives and real budgets to juggle), which is why our new book, <i>Lovable Livable Home</i>, is …

Kitchens

Fall in Love With Fall: 7 Sensational Seasonal Sweets

Sugar, spice and everything nice -- sink your teeth into September with these wonderful autumn sweets.<p><b>1. Honey & Spice Cake</b><p>This gem of a cake comes from Marcy Goldman's much-loved cookbook, <i>A Treasury of Jewish Holiday Baking</i>. It's tender and moist with tremendous depth of flavor -- there's coffee, …

Give your mind a break with fluid dynamics videos

Pretty colors<p>We all have our strategies for a quick relaxation session: photos of serene wilderness, beautiful space images, cat videos. But for those of you who miss screensavers or music visualizations, I have a suggestion: fluid dynamics videos.<p>Take, for example, this timelapse video of clouds …

10 Cozy Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.<p>It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.

Pumpkins

7 Perfect Salads For An Entire Week Of Healthy Eating

This makes it easy.<p>The fastest way to turn someone off of healthy eating is to fill them up with salads. Unless of course, the salads include one of the seven delicious recipes we have for you below. You see, in life there are salads, and then there are SALADS. The first is a quickly thrown …

18 Lazy-Girl Dessert Hacks

Dear sugar: My body is ready.<p>Oh yeah, there are booze recipes too. Because I know what's good fer ya.

From Peach Cobbler to Banana Pudding: 10 Delicious Labor Day Desserts

Labor Day--the last summer hurrah. Next week, pumpkin lattes and apple spice muffins will be everywhere, so make your weekend extra sweet with these delicious summery treats.<p><b>1. Southern Peach Cobbler</b><p>In this classic Southern dessert, sweet summer peaches and warm spices are topped with buttermilk …

Sweet Potato Cinnamon Muffins [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes