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How to roast chicken under a brick — a Tuscan specialty

The aspiring looters among you no doubt keep some extra bricks lying around the house, just in case. Well, blow the dust off those dusky red window smashers, for today we give them new life as poultry flatteners while we explore chicken under a brick.<p><b>Why you need to learn this</b><p>Precious few dishes …

Researchers reveal how to boost brain power

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have found that one brain-training method often used in scientific studies can help to improve working …

Consciousness Persists After Death: Scientists Confirm People Who Have Died Know They Are Dead

Recent scientific studies have confirmed that consciousness persists long after the body has died. The studies have forced medical researchers to …

'It's able to create knowledge itself': Google unveils AI that learns on its own

In a major breakthrough for artificial intelligence, AlphaGo Zero took just three days to master the ancient Chinese board game of Go ... with no human help<p>Google’s artificial intelligence group, DeepMind, has unveiled the latest incarnation of its Go-playing program, AlphaGo – an AI so powerful …

Artificial Intelligence

Groundbreaking, farm-loving robots could change the future of agriculture

The University of Sydney's Australian Centre for Field Robotics are pioneers when it comes to robotic farming. Having developed a series of …

Cancer Scientists Sniff Out the Genes Behind Durian's Famous Stink

In Asia, the durian is called the "King of Fruits," but not everybody in the world bows down to these bulbous, spiny, custardy fruits. It's usually …

Networking doesn't work because almost everyone is afraid to follow the most important rule

I'll let you in on a little secret: These aren't the events where real networking is taking place.<p>I don't go to networking events.<p>I don't attend things that require me to put on a "Hello, My Name Is" name tag.<p>I rarely attend big conferences with keynote speakers that spend 45 minutes talking about …

How to Visit Yosemite, From a Guy Who’s Done It 100 Times

There’s a way to arrive at Yosemite Valley, the well-trafficked area of Yosemite National Park that houses its most picturesque cliffs and …

No, you aren't a 'visual' learner

The idea that people have different styles of learning — that the visually inclined do best by seeing new information, for example, or others by …

These 10 beautiful hikes will transport you to another world

Don't forget your camera at home. Norway's best hikes lead to views akin to any description of paradise: cliffs rising from the ocean, waterfalls …

5 Places America Should Have Saved

Architecture professors chime in on the best buildings and parks lost to the wrecking ball.<p>In June 2017, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $1.6 billion project to transform New York City’s much-maligned Penn Station in hopes of restoring it to its former glory.<p>The original structure—an …

Urban Design

Ideas for Tackling Small Kitchen Storage Shortages in Style

A perpetual curse of the small apartment is the small kitchen, and a perpetual curse of the small kitchen is lack of storage. Sure, only having 18 …

Spices

What Google Searches Reveal About Who We Really Are (It's As Weird As You Think) | Heleo

“You can’t just ask people what they think. You can’t just ask people who they are. They reveal it.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How Google search data could</i> …

Tiny sea otter pup rescued after found swimming alone off Vancouver Island

A tiny sea otter pup was being cared for after being found swimming alone in open water off northern Vancouver Island.<p>The little otter, estimated to be two to four weeks old, is being cared for by staff at the Vancouver Aquarium.<p>Staff and volunteers are providing 24-hour care for the young male pup …

Cute Animals

How an autism gene mutation alters brain development

By analyzing the brains of mice, researchers have discovered how mutations in a gene called CHD8 may alter brain development and cognitive …

National Parks in Every State That’ll Inspire You to Get Outside

Here's How Warren Buffett Thinks We Should Fix American Health Care | Inc.com

Earlier this week, Senate Republicans decided to delay any vote to repeal and replace Obamacare until after the July 4 break. On the same day, Warren Buffett appeared in a fascinating interview on PBS. Among other things, the Oracle of Omaha told Judy Woodruff that he believes a single-payer system …

Health Care

The end of the family farm

The number of farms in the country has fallen by some 4 million between then and now — from more than 6 million in 1935 to roughly 2 million in 2012. …

5 Charming Farm Stay Vacations to Reset Your Life

The thought of heading to a farm where you could spend days playing with furry animals and frolicking in open fields is quite tempting. Luckily, that fantasy is more realistic than ever. And you don’t even have to give up your current life to make it happen! (Unless you want to, of course.) Idyllic …

Nick Haddow's cauliflower cheese, macaroni cheese and cheese biscuits recipes

Tasmanian cheesemaker Nick Haddow started Bruny Island Cheese in 2003, making his own product the old-fashioned way and then selling it (“illegally”) from an antique display fridge in his living room.<p>For his new recipe collection, Milk. Made, Haddow interviewed many of the world’s top cheesemakers …

Living Rooms

35 Beginner Instant Pot Recipes for Easy Weeknight Dinners

These Instant Pot recipes are about to save you from hunger and hefty takeout bills on super busy nights. If you own an Instant Pot, you know just how valuable the modern pressure cooker is. It saves you time, money, and tons of effort on preparing everyday dishes. But, the device can be a bit …

Cooking

These Small Patio Ideas Will Maximize Every Last Inch of Space

It's possible for both you and your plants to enjoy your terrace<p>Spotting 70 degrees on your weather app is your cue to spend as many hours as possible outdoors. For some of us, that means lounging by the pool and running around acres of lush property. For others, it means squeezing a chair into an …

These Crunchy Churro French Toast Sticks Will Make Your Mornings So Much Sweeter

Churros + French toast = everything.<p>Loaf of brioche bread<p>3 eggs<p>3 tablespoons milk<p>2 teaspoons brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>Corn lakes<p>Butter<p>1½ cups cinnamon + sugar mix<p>1.Remove crust from bread.<p>2.Cut bread into large square pieces.<p>3.Mix eggs, milks, brown sugar, cinnamon, and …

Breakfast

Regrow these 6 fruits from kitchen scraps

<b>From berries and citrus to tomatoes and pineapple, use leftover bits to grow whole new plants over and over again.</b><p>Fruit and vegetables are remarkable …

Mapped: The optimal road trip to see all the US national parks

RANDY OLSON, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, is a man who likes to design road trips. He has …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Spicy lamb kofta curry - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>2 tbsp coriander seeds<br>• 1 tbsp cumin seeds<br>• ¼ tsp cardamom seeds (from green cardamom pods)<br>• 2 tsp ground turmeric<br>• 2 tsp garam masala<br>• 1½ tsp …

Onions

Taste Beyond The Tongue

18 (Sort of) Healthy Versions of Your Favorite Summer Foods

Aside from the holidays, there's perhaps no better season for food than summer. With warmer weather comes potato salads, burgers, fries, ice cream, …

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Healthy Eating