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How a Battery Breakthrough May Lead to Electric Cars That Charge in Seconds

Why "flow batteries" might be the answer.<p>An impediment to electric car adoption is the fact that they can take a long time to charge. That means for …

Clean Energy

Culinary SOS: Cauliflower steaks from the Four Seasons

Reader Vivian Lorman can’t stop thinking about the cauliflower “steak” she enjoyed at the Four Seasons in New York City, and it’s no wonder — this isn’t your average vegetarian entree. Cut crosswise from a head of cauliflower, the steak is seared until browned, then plated atop a bed of black …

Recipes

‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ Trailer: Michael Moore Links Donald Trump’s Presidency to the Destruction of America

Michael Moore is mad as hell and he's not going to take it anymore.<p>Fourteen years ago, Michel Moore took a critical look at the presidency of George …

Donald Trump

Yotam Ottolenghi’s seafood recipes

Seafood releases its flavour very swiftly, so is ideal for cooking with grains – pasta, barley, bulgur, rice – because the timings for both the protein and starch are roughly the same. We’re all familiar with boiling grains and serving them with a rich sauce or stew on top, but there’s a lot to be …

Recipes

8 Genius Things Hidden on the Amazon Website

Turns out that on top of fast shipping and affordable pricing, if you're willing to spend some time digging through the navigational menu on the …

Over Parchment Paper? Grab These Silicone Baking Mats From Amazon for a Fraction of the Leading Brand’s Price

If you cook with sheet pans, this will be the best $10 you spend all month.<p>Fussing to unfurl rolled parchment paper so that it will lay flat on a …

The 6 Best Places to Buy Pacific Northwest Seafood Online

Yes, the Pacific Northwest <i>is</i> the seafood paradise that you imagine it to be. Working on my forthcoming cookbook, <i>Pacific Northwest Seafood</i> (Countryman …

How to Use Your Camera Settings to Create Stellar Night Photography

Shutter priority<p>Shutter priority mode is a “semi-auto” setting that allows you partial control over your settings. In other words, it lets you choose …

Sprinkle This Over Your Galette Dough, Never Fear a Soggy Bottom

We've shared <i>many</i> a tip for preventing the dreaded soggy-bottomed crust that results when a pie's fruit filling releases juices as it bakes, glopping up the flour below.<p>You can par-bake your bottom crust; macerate (or cook) the fruit, strain off its juices, then reduce them on the stove and fold …

14 of the most popular board games on Amazon this summer

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p><i>Editor's note: This</i> …

'The Cranks Bible' Is the Only Vegetarian Cookbook I'll Ever Need

It has over-the-top Britishisms and disdain for green peppers, and it's the only Bible for me.<p>The year was 2002, and I had recently moved to Montreal to study writing, but both my program and the sleety darkness were eroding my soul much more than expected. I was trying to eat less meat, but my …

A New Genius Recipe for Wildly Juicy Roast Chicken—Without Preheating the Oven

My favorite roast chicken method will always be my first love, a merit badge in confident cooking. Its notoriously high oven temperature and crisp skin are the legacies of Barbara Kafka, the pioneering cooking expert who changed how we think about roasting and much more, and who sadly passed away …

How to grill steak to perfection — it's all about controlling the heat

Steak on the grill ranks as one of the best summertime meals ever. Heck, best meal ever, anytime, when cooked to perfection.<p>Learning to grill a steak perfectly takes practice, but it’s worthwhile. I believe that if you can cook a steak, you can tackle nearly everything that cooks quickly on a grill …

Photo Stacking for Night Photography

Hey guys and gals! If you’re reading this, it’s because you want to learn how to take that noisy night photo and make it a cleaner, brighter, and …

5 Camera Settings That All Macro Photographers Should Know

This article will detail five camera settings that are essential and which all macro photographers should know. It was inspired by Will Nichols’ …

16 coolers with a cult following on Amazon—and why they’re worth it

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Summer is coming up …

Anthony Bourdain’s New Video Series Dives Into LA’s Dining Enclaves

<b>Anthony Bourdain</b> is showing off Los Angeles again, this time in a series of videos produced for his <i>Parts Unknown</i> website, in partnership with car brand Land Rover. The sub-10-minute episodes explore a variety of LA neighborhoods, from Tehrangeles to Chinatown and well beyond.<p>The overall six-episode …

Stew Science: Why You Shouldn't Cook Your Beef All Day

As anyone who has ever tried to eat at a dozen Nashville hot fried chicken joints in the course of one day can tell you, you absolutely <i>can</i> have too much of a good thing.<p>I used to be of the mindset that if cooking a stew for a long time is a good idea, then cooking it even longer is a better idea. I …

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

4 Crazy Delicious Takes on the Classic Peanut Butter Cookie

From super-crunch to salty-sweet, these creative cookies will become new household favorites.

Browse Recipes for Gtm | Cook's Illustrated

Season 18, Ep 21<p>Pork Chops and Corn Fritters, Perfected<p>Season 18, Ep 20<p>Spicing Up the Grill<p>Season 18, Ep 19<p>Grilled Steak and Fruit Tart<p>Season 18, Ep …

The Only Food Storage Containers I Ever Use Cost Just 50 Cents, and They’re Perfect

They're far from fancy.<p>They’re not fancy at all, but these cheap plastic food storage containers are durable and they come in three perfect …

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

27 Life-Changers on Amazon for Under $15

These must-have items will give your life a serious upgrade, and they all cost less than a fancy sandwich.<p>Without hyperbole, changing your life in …

These mini vintage campers make adorable birdhouses

A place to call home<p>Is it really a design trend if it hasn’t been made into a tiny, adorable birdhouse? The answer, it seems, is no. There are Bauhaus birdhouses, midcentury birdhouses. And now you can add miniature avian campers to the mix.<p>The Nashville design studio One Man, One Garage designed a …

Cute

30 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also …

What IS Nut Cheese, Exactly, and Can't We Call It Something Else?

Here's how the vegan cheese gets made.<p>It’s no surprise that the food world has long looked down on nut cheese. Made from nut milk instead of animal milk, supermarket-brand vegan cheese often lacks the creaminess, depth of flavor, and, yes, cheesiness of its dairy-filled counterpart. (The somewhat …

Vegan

Low-light photography: How low can you go?

<b>Low light can still yield great images – landscape and travel photographer David Clapp shares his top tips and techniques</b><p>David’s top tips for getting …

Landscape Photography

15 beauty products on Amazon with a cult following

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Buying makeup and …

Skin Care

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …