Joel Barajas

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You Have To Try This Korean BBQ-Style Beef At Home

KBBQ in the comfort of your own home.<p>700 grams rib eye steak, or any other well-marbled, tender cut<p>½ onion, cut into chunks<p>3 cloves garlic<p>½ pear, peeled and cut into chunks<p>1 spring onion, cut into chunks<p>3 tablespoons brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon black pepper<p>⅓ cup soy sauce<p>3 tablespoons sesame oil<p>½ onion, …


Ask Ethan: How Far Is The Edge Of The Universe From The Farthest Galaxy?

When we look out into the Universe, there’s light everywhere we can see, for as far as our telescopes are capable of looking. But at some point, there’s a limit to what we’ll encounter. One limit is set by the cosmic structure that forms in the Universe: we can only see the stars, galaxies, etc., …


Hubble's most galactically-amazing photo yet

This is roughly how our galaxy, the Milky Way, will look to the first human-spawned artificial intelligence ruminating on its existence in some massive intergalactic traveling spacecraft as it shifts its cameras backward to peer through millions of light years at its former home.<p>That's one of the …

Salsa, Guacamole, and Dip Recipes

• Cinco de Mayo• <b><br>Salsa, Guacamole, and Dip Recipes</b><p>Dozens of dips to deck out your chips.<p>Vegetarian Classic <i>Pico de Gallo</i>Salting and draining the tomatoes guarantees better flavor and texture in this take on the classic Mexican condiment.<p>Cheese Cheese Sauce for Cheese Fries and NachosAn ooey gooey, …

Smartphone 'orders' body to treat diabetes

<b>Scientists have used a smartphone to control the activity of the living cells inside an animal.</b><p>The fusion of biology and technology was used to control blood sugar levels in mice with diabetes.<p>The idea, described in Science Translational Medicine, could be applied to a wide range of diseases and …

Ask Ethan: What Surprises Might NASA's Future Space Telescopes Discover?

When the Hubble Space Telescope launched in 1990, there were a slew of things we knew we were going to measure. We would see individual stars in more distant galaxies than ever before; we would measure the deep, distant Universe in ways that had never been seen; we would peer inside star-forming …


Astronomers say they’ve found the biggest structure in the universe and they named it the BOSS

By Sarah Kaplan<p>Sarah Kaplan<p>Reporter for Speaking of Science<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The BOSS is big. Really big. <i>Yuuuuuge</i>.<p>So big that when a star is born on one side of the BOSS, it takes a billion years for the light to reach the other side.<p>So big that comparing the BOSS to the next biggest thing like it is …


Arctic Fire

Looking Back

Zion National Park


Valley Sunset



Blindly Firing

In the dream

Fallen Stars


Arctic sunrise

Steinfjord, Senja - Norway

Glacies Crustallum


2016 January 10 - Sun Storm: A Coronal Mass Ejection

<b>Sun Storm: A Coronal Mass Ejection</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, ESA, SOHO Consortium<p><b>Explanation:</b> What's happening to our Sun? Another Coronal Mass Ejection …

U.S. Slides Back into War in Iraq, Joining Conflict President Once Opposed

More U.S. military personnel have been sent to Iraq and Syria. Trainers, Special Forces, and airstrikes haven't been enough. The administration continues its slow progression to renewed ground combat. President Barack Obama's Nobel Peace Prize grows more tarnished by the day.<p>Defense Secretary …

Volvo: our self-driving cars are better than humans

But ultimately, it may be Swedes who come out on top.<p>This week, Volvo announced that it will put 100 production ready autonomous cars in the hands of actual consumers by 2017.<p>This initial pilot run will see the company's self-driving technology move out of the laboratory and put through the ringer …

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

10 Things Ambitious People Never Say

<i>“I don’t know what to do with my life…”</i><p>There have been many times in my life where I have been stuck and not known what to do next. I have agonized …