Jocelyn West

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Scientific Study of Surfer Butts Reveal Drug-Resistant Bacteria in the Oceans

Here's a study we can all get behind.<p>Surfers are known to brave bad weather, dangerously sized waves, and even sharks, for the perfect ride. But, it …

The Right Way To Use Phyllo Dough

You might have passed on working with phyllo dough in the past, but it doesn’t have to be something you never use. It's intimidating. People tend to …

The Chinatown milkshake that tastes like fresh buttered popcorn

Chinatown

Snow lies on Sahara Desert dunes near Ain Sefra, Algeria

Deserts

Scientists Develop a New Theory for How Life Began on Earth

Evolution may have taken a much more radical track than we thought.<p>Scientists think about 3.8 billion years ago, a cocktail of organic compounds …

What travelers must know for 2018

Whoever said "The more things change, the more they stay the same" was not a traveler, based on what you'll see in 2018. Here are 18 things on the travel horizon.<p>1. Your new (maybe) driver’s license<p>Beginning Jan. 22, you can apply for a California driver's license that will be compliant when …

Stone age hunter-gatherers' 'paradise' discovered next to major Israeli road

Archaeologists find hundreds of hand-axes used by early humans over half a million years ago at Jaljulia, north-east of Tel Aviv<p>Israeli archaeologists have uncovered next to one of the country’s busiest roads the site of an extraordinarily well preserved prehistoric “paradise” used by stone age …

Stone Age

Two Experiments Show Fourth Spatial Dimension Effect

To the best of our knowledge, we humans can only experience this world in three spatial dimensions (plus one time dimension): up and down, left and …

Incredibly Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Is About to Appear For The First Time in 150 Years

You don't want to miss this.<p>If you were awestruck by the New Year's Day super moon, hold onto your pants.<p>On January 31, around midnight, the full …

Tiny Ringed Object Beyond Saturn May Reveal Secrets About Giant Planets

Just past Saturn lies a tiny, asteroid-like object with rings of its own. New observations of the object, known as Chariklo, have revealed new …

Happy New Year!

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Happy New Year! How are you? Hope you’re not feeling woozy and dry-mouthed and sad, …

Recipes

5 Secret-Ingredient Soups

It’s easy to mix up a soup, but achieving robust results can often take a lot of time. That’s why each of these soups is made with a few flavor bombs …

Best Ever Peanut Butter Cake Roll

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Make the Cake: preheat oven to 350°F. Line a jelly roll (10×15”) pan with foil and spray with cooking spray (I like to use the spray with …