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Molten Chocolate Lava Cake Recipes That'll Win Hearts And Minds

Practice makes perfect! Get baking.<p>Molten lava cake is an individually portioned chocolate cake that breaks open to reveal a soft, fudge-like center (which is really just perfectly under-baked batter). Though it looks ordinary from the outside, once broken it reveals a deliciously tender core. It’s …

Dessert

LED lights on a fretboard seem like the obvious way to learn guitar

Fret Zeppelin is going to tech you how to play guitar through fiber-optic LED lights. Instead of relying on an instructor or a specialized beginner’s guitar, Fret Zeppelin fits onto an already existent full-sized guitar of a player’s choosing. Once on the guitar, players can pick whatever song they …

The salad that you’ll be packing for lunch everyday

Linda Ellis, the owner and (what she calls) “chief lunch lady” behind the Sydney-based lunch delivery service Lunch Lady Lou, shares her favourite …

7 Foods a Thyroid Expert Eats Every Single Day

It's estimated that as many as 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease. Of that figure, the American Thyroid Association predicts up …

All the beer-braised recipes you could ever dream of, just right for Super Bowl Sunday

Drinking beer may be obvious while watching football on TV, but have you ever thought about eating it? (No, keg-stands don't count.)<p>Various types of …

Gary Vaynerchuk Reveals the Skill That Made Him Millions (and That Anyone Can Learn)

Don't bank on your reputation. Your true talents should take center stage.<p>I recently had the opportunity to speak with Gary Vaynerchuk, the serial entrepreneur, CEO, investor, author, public speaker, and internet personality (among other things). Here's what he had to say on the past, present, and …

Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine

Artisanal coffee doesn't have to be a lot of work. The Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine makes it as simple as a normal coffee maker. It features a …

Coffee

Try this spicy Moroccan carrot salad recipe for Meatless Monday

This salad may look rather simple, but Yotam Ottolenghi's spicy Moroccan carrot salad is packed with bright and robust flavors. Tender but crunchy carrots are combined with caramelized onion, garlic, chile, cloves, coriander, cinnamon, paprika, cumin, preserved lemon and fresh cilantro leaves. …

Recipes

7 Easy Veggie Chili Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Meat to Make It Hearty

Chili is one of those cozy dinners we make once a week come wintertime. We’re pretty much always craving a spicy, warm bowlful. Bonus: It’s one of …

14 Buddha Bowl Recipes That Will Satisfy Every Craving

Tahini sauce over everything.

7 Crazy-Good Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want to Eat

Whether you made a resolution or ditched it all together, there's one universal aim we all have on our New Year's wish list, and that's to be …

How to Bake the Chocolate Chip Cookie of Your Dreams

If you’ve ever scanned the offerings on a packed school bake-sale table you’ll know one thing: Not all chocolate chip cookies are created …

9 TED Talks That Will Make You Hungry for Success

Here’s how a TED Talk is born:<p><i>“Once a year, a thousand remarkable people gather in Monterey, California, to share something of incalculable value.</i> …

TED Talks

Obama has great taste — here are his favorite movies, books, and TV shows

Barack Obama is not only one of our youngest presidents — having been elected at age 47 — but also one of our coolest.<p>He's not just a fixture in politics, but in pop culture as well, and he isn't afraid to respond to mean tweets or parry with Zach Galifianakis between two ferns. He even dissed …

Books

9 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies.<p>The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to build rockets.<p>We combed through years of interviews with Musk to find out which …

Peter Thiel

The Best Slow Cook and Grill Recipes for Pork Roasts and Ribs

The Best Slow Cook and Grill Recipes for Pork Roasts and Ribs<p>Updated on March 16, 2016<p>Country Style Ribs with Hoisin Sauce<p>Hoisin sauce is a rich, …

6 Nourishing Recipes To Calm Inflammation & Heal Your Gut

Your gastrointestinal system plays a big role in your overall health. After all, it's home to about 80 percent of your immune system, and gut health …

Wellness

17 Genius Cooking Tricks That Professional Chefs Want You To Know

Steal their secrets and everything you make will get a little bit more delicious.

These 54 Lime and Cilantro Recipes Prove the Existence of Soulmates

Look up harmony in the dictionary, and you'll find these 54 recipes—with lime and cilantro front and center.<p>Lime and cilantro balance each other perfectly—the zingy hit of citrus and the refreshing, herbal taste of cilantro cutting through whichever Asian, Mexican, or other dishes they bless with …

Cooking

Can Canucks become a playoff team? They have a lot of ground to make up

Barring a game-changing trade, the Canucks’ 2016-17 roster looks pretty set.Questions, of course, abound. Will Anton Rodin’s skills translate in the …

29 Skillet Dessert Recipes You've Been Missing Your Entire Life

If you're only using your cast-iron skillet for steak, you're missing out. Once you try skillet cookies, brownies, and more desserts, you might never go back to the traditional kind. Let these 29 decadent recipes inspire your next skillet dessert that's sure to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth.

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Pork Satay I've Ever Had

When my wife, Adri, and I spent a few months traveling through Asia a couple of years back, we made a pact on the very first day we got there, and it was this: If we see smoke or steam coming out of a dark alleyway, we will investigate.<p>That one simple rule served us well, sending us to everything …

Musk's new 'master plan' for Tesla big on vision, short on detail

(Reuters) - A commercial truck, a public bus, small SUVs, a pickup ...<p>Elon Musk’s latest “master plan” for Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) laid out where he wanted to take the electric car maker, but provided few details on how he planned to get there.<p>Musk on Wednesday sketched out his vision for an …

Tesla

Seriously Delicious Chocolate Chip Cookies {with a secret trick}

Happy Thursday friends! Today I am sharing you with my absolute favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe. I actually can’t believe I haven’t shared it …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

23 Brazilian Dishes That'll Leave You Saying, "Tudo Bem, Tudo Bem"

Whether you're already a fan of Brazilian food or have never tasted the amazingness that is pão de queijo or a good shrimp moqueca, there's a big chance you've heard wonders about the food from the South American country.<p>Well, consider this list of 23 recipes your primer to Brazilian cuisine. From …

1. Wake Up Early

Not all creative minds are morning people. Franz Kafka routinely stayed up all night writing, and William Styron (author of <i>Sophie’s Choice</i>, among other best sellers) woke up at noon every day and considered his “morning” routine to be staying in bed for another hour to think.<p>However, early risers …

These Cookies Are Born to Be Ice Cream Sandwiched

An ice cream sandwich is only as good as the cookies bookending the ice cream center.<p>Biting into an ice cream sandwich built out of subpar cookies can trigger existential tailspins: <i>What is even the point?</i> An ice cream sandwich is only as good as the cookies bookending the ice cream center. Truth. …

How Prolonged Exposure to Sweet, Blessed Silence Benefits the Brain

<i>(Photo: May Xiong/Getty Images)</i><p>By Melissa Dahl<p>I write this to the soundtrack of a literal chainsaw; there are men at work outside my window attempting to - well, I'm not exactly sure what they're attempting to do. Cut down a tree? Cut down branches of a tree? Whatever it is they're doing, they are …

Duke University

I Fought African Militias to Protect Rhinos from Extinction

From the comfort of Sydney, I'd read how rhino horn was now worth more than gold or cocaine. That one fact transported me to African lion country, staking out poachers with an ancient rifle.<p>I'm on my stomach in the dirt. Next to me, my team leader struggles to fix our jammed weapon—a relic of a …