Imogen Byrne

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Booze BAZAAR: How To Make the Perfect Margarita

The pros at The Polo Bar show us their take on a margarita.<p>The margarita may be the most versatile cocktail on the market, allowing you to craft it however you see fit whether it be a salted rim, mezcal twist or fruity addition. While a classic will always include fresh squeeze lime juice, silver …

A Map Of Where Your Food Originated May Surprise You

Some people may be dimly aware that Thailand's chilies and Italy's tomatoes — despite being central to their respective local cuisines — originated in South America. Now, for the first time, a new study reveals the full extent of globalization in our food supply. More than two-thirds of the crops …

Agriculture

How Dirt Cleans Water

<b>Key concepts</b><br>Filtration<br>Aquifers<br>Permeable and impermeable soil<br>Groundwater<p><b>Introduction</b><br>Have you ever noticed the claim on a bottle of water that it …

Gardening

Where did Islamic State come from, and what does it really want?

Where did Islamic State come from, and what does it really want?

Islamic State (ISIS)

X-rays reveal 1,300-year-old writings inside later bookbindings

The words of the 8th-century Saint Bede are among those that have been found by detecting iron, copper and zinc – constituents of medieval ink<p>Medieval manuscripts that have been hidden from view for centuries could reveal their secrets for the first time, thanks to new technology.<p>Dutch scientists …

Archaeology

Tacos: The Ultimate Guide - Chowhound

<i>A deep dive into one of the world’s essential dishes.</i><p>It’s hard to think of another food with the dual identity of tacos.<p>On any given night in Mexico …