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10 Top Nasdaq Stocks to Buy Now

Not all that long ago, a Nasdaq listing of a stock was met with a bit of derision. While it wasn’t as lowly as the “pink sheets,” the up-and-coming …

Stock Markets

10 Sandwiches to Eat in Italy Before You Die

Add these regional panini to your bucket list, and get to work.<p>Italy is one of the great sandwich nations of the world. A leader in cured meats, …

Italy

How Plant Is Designing The Future Of Food And Education

Karim Giscombe is one of those quiet revolutionaries. Meeting him in the exclusive Spring Place members club in Tribeca in NYC, he cuts an unassuming figure, stylish and low key. He speaks with a measured intensity, his eyes watching you to see if you’ve understood the full gravitas of what he is …

Middle School

How to Make a Quick Pickle–and Why You Should

A truism among chefs is that often something doesn’t need more salt, it needs more acid—whether that’s a squeeze of lemon or a dash of sherry …

Onions

Dubai is getting the world's largest vertical farm — and it will grow produce for the world's largest international airport

When passengers board their flights at Dubai International Airport, most are served in-flight meals that include salads or greens atop sandwiches. These crops usually come from traditional, outdoor farms in the United Arab Emirates.<p>By 2020, flights taking off from the airport will serve greens and …

Aquaponics

A finger-lickin’ list: Here are the top spots for crispy, mouthwatering fried chicken in Canada

Everyone knows that most things taste better deep-fried, but no ingredient benefits from the oil splattering cooking technique quite as much as …

Fried Chicken

New outdoor learning space for pupils to learn STEAM subjects

A NEW teaching space has sprung up at a Bury school to give pupils the freedom to learn outside.<p>The Derby High School will host a celebration event …

Manchester

20 Secrets to Living a Happier Life

Our brains are focused on survival. Anything more than that, you have to work for it.<p>10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s an unfortunate reason why happiness is often elusive -- our brains simply aren’t wired that way. Instead, our brains have evolved to …

Happiness

Colorful Quinoa, Black Bean and Corn Salad

<i>posted on</i> May 3, 2012 <i>by</i> Cate<p>Quick-cooking, high in protein, easy to digest, and with a superfood label to boot, it’s no wonder that quinoa’s …

Peruvian Quinoa Salad | A gift from the stars

Step out under the sky tonight and scan the heavens. Seek out a star, winking in the darkness, livelier than all the rest. This, my friends, is the …

South America

Middle Eastern Chicken Kebabs

5 stars based on 179 votes<p>This is one of my favorite recipes for entertaining. Chicken thighs are marinated in a tangy Middle Eastern-style blend of …

Food

Peruvian Lomo Saltado

Food

Lomo Saltado, Peruvian Stir-Fry Recipe

Make a paste by combining the garlic & salt. Whisk together the garlic paste, rice vinegar, soy sauce, canola oil, cumin, & ground black pepper.<p>Place …

Recipes

Peruvian-Style Chicken

Ingredient List<p>Peruvian Spice Rub<p>1 teaspoon melted ghee or extra -virgin olive oil<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons paprika<br>• 1 tablespoon ground cumin<br>• 2 teaspoons fresh …

Peruvian-Style Roasted Chicken with Onions and Peppers

<b>Peruvian-Style Roasted Chicken with Onions and Peppers</b> <b><br>Adapted from Whole Foods Market</b><p>I've been meaning to try this recipe earlier this year, but …

Peruvian-Style Roast Chicken with Tangy Green Sauce

This cumin- and paprika-spiced number gets added punch from an addictively tangy green sauce and a crisp, bright avocado and cucumber salad. …

Cooking

Adobada

Adobada is a general term that refers to meat (often pork) that is marinated in a very thick, flavorful, chile-based mixture. When cooked in a hot …

Cooking

Urban Agriculture Startup Gotham Greens Closes $29 Million Round of Funding

Gotham Greens is growing.<p>The Brooklyn-based urban agriculture startup has closed a $29 million Series C financing round, bringing its total equity …

Urban Agriculture

How to Make the Creamiest, Crunchiest Coleslaw You've Ever Tasted

This basic coleslaw recipe is sure to be a hit at your next summer cookout.<p>Creamy, crunchy, and tangy all at once, coleslaw really is the …

Cooking

JPMorgan says everyone should read these 10 books this summer

JPMorgan has released its 19th summer annual reading list.<p>The banking behemoth's summer reading list of 10 nonfiction titles includes books for readers of various interests. Some books focus on, yes, business. But they also touch on ideas applicable to all, such as leadership and group dynamics. …

Books

Ban These 5 Words From Your Corporate Values Statement

Practically every organization today has a set of core values that ideally function as the “operating instructions” of the company. The goal of articulating the essential and enduring principles of your organization is to inform, inspire, and instruct the day-to-day behaviors of everyone who works …

Fast Food

Summer Glow Bowls Are Trending, and Here Are 20 Recipes We Love

Corn on the cob and grilled veggies are great on their own, but this year we’re fired up about incorporating them into summer glow bowls. What’s a …

Healthy Eating

An Overview of Square-Foot Gardening: How to Do it and Why You Should

Square-foot gardening (SFG) is one of the more popular ways people are growing their own food these days. Unlike the typical garden rows we’ve all …

Gardening

8 summery films making us want to travel to Italy

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>From the peaceful village of Crema in Lombardia to the rugged coves of Apulia, via Pantelleria Island off the coast of Sicily, see …

Italy

Financial Advisors Inside Accounting Firms Rarely Reach Their Potential

A great many accounting firms have significant clients in both number and quality. A large number of these clients could benefit from wealth management. Consequently, a percentage of accounting firms have established financial advisory practices or are working closely with an unaffiliated …

Shashlik kebabs with sour cream dip and plum sauce recipe

Mix all the marinade ingredients together in a large bowl and add the pork. Make sure the pork is well covered, cover with clingfilm and transfer to the fridge. Leave to marinate for at least 3-4 hours or overnight.<p>Thread the meat onto 6 long metal skewers. Cook on a barbecue or very hot griddle …

Why Junk Food Makes You Fat, NOT Fat or Carbs

The true causes of obesity are complicated and diverse.<p>There is no single thing that causes it... various factors contribute, both internal (our …

Why you should eat more weeds

I’ve said this before, but we should eat more weeds. Perhaps it’s tiresome, but I am not giving up – because wild things are good for our health. Plus, your garden has plenty. Dandelions, for instance, are a rich source of potassium and a good source of other minerals and vitamins, including iron, …

Gardening

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …