Jillane Palacios

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Pumpkin Quark Cheesecake with Pomegranate and White Chocolate

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>This creamy, …

What's the Best Oil for Frying?

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We bring you a heated debate on the best frying oil.</i><p>Frying is a delicate task. …

Halloween Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

What's spookier than a skeleton? Disembodied bones—meringue bones that are so sweet you just can't resist the temptation to take a bite.<p>Graveyard …

Dessert

Halloween Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

It was a dark and stormy night...oops. We mean, this stiff yet slightly sweet cocktail is certain to thunder through your evening.<p>"Super easy." …

Saturday morning baking never grows old.

Devil's Food Cake with Brown Sugar Buttercream >> http://bit.ly/DevilsFoodCakeGourmet The flavor of this rich chocolate cake is terrific the day it’s baked but becomes even deeper over time; we suggest making it at least one day ahead. And it works particularly well as cupcakes.

These Lazy Days (+ Clare's Apple Cake)

<b>Clare’s Apple Cake</b><p><i>I’ve left Clare’s notes as she wrote them to me here; I’d trust her judgment as her cake as she gave it to use was utterly lovely.</i> …

5 Simple Tips for Communicating Science

Many scientists have a bad tendency: they often speak in a way that is incomprehensible to the general public.<p>I know what I am talking about because I am one of them. In our defense, traditional scientific training doesn’t typically prepare us to be effective communicators outside academic circles. …

Why Turkey Lifted Its Ban on the Islamic Headscarf

Women who work in civil service or government can now wear a hijab.<p><b>Turkish women who want to wear the hijab – the traditional Islamic headscarf covering the head and hair, but not the face – to civil service jobs and government offices will be able to do so now that the Turkish government has</b> …

Humpback Whale Crittercam Video Reveals Bottom-Feeding Activity

New video footage shows that these marine mammals dine on the seafloor with their friends.<p>Humpback whales are known for their bubble nets. In Cape Cod Bay (map), the marine mammals spend the summer blowing bubbles in circles under the water and then lunging through roiling schools of fish for a …

5 Trickster Animals That Play Dead

Wildlife<p><b>It’s almost Halloween, and the streets will soon be overrun with the undead—carrying trick-or-treat bags, of course.</b><p>But the animal kingdom is full of these tricksters 24/7. Check out five animals that play dead to stay alive.<p><b>A Watery Grave</b><p>Worried about shark attacks? Some experts say that …

Geography in the News: Oil Spills

<b>By Neal Lineback and Mandy Lineback Gritzner, Geography in the NewsTM</b><p><b>World’s Largest Oil Spills</b><p>The world has followed news of British Petroleum’s (BP) Deepwater Horizon’s blowout and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico since the oil rig exploded April 22, 2010. By the time engineers temporarily capped …