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How a Piece of a Boeing 777 Drifted 2,300 Miles

Indian Ocean debris moves in predictable patterns and confirms searchers are looking in the right spot for the missing plane.<p>The discovery of an airplane wing section on a remote Indian Ocean island some 2,300 miles west of where investigators think Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 crashed off …

Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Feed A Crowd

Super Bowl Sunday is fast approaching. Have you planned your Super Bowl party menu yet? If you haven't figured out what you're going to cook for the big game, don't panic. We've got Super Bowl recipe collections that run the gamut from wings and nachos to sliders. We've also rounded up some stellar …

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The Controversial 3-2-1 Method for Ribs

Barbecue controversy alert! Are you familiar with the popular 3-2-1 method for cooking ribs? I first encountered the technique researching my book <i>Ribs, Ribs, Outrageous Ribs</i>. (Competition barbecuers sometimes call it the "Texas Crutch.") In a nutshell, you break cooking ribs into 3 time blocks:<p>3 …

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Restoring and refinishing a wooden radio cabinet

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25 Light Fixtures That Will Transform Your Kitchen

Track lights and fluorescent fixtures? Please.<p>If you want to update your cooking space without shelling out serious money, you've come to the right place. Lighting is an easy way to make a big difference in your kitchen. These fixtures will make a statement, enhance your existing design, and …

Zucchini Bread with Oats

Makes two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaves Servings<p>For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup. This zucchini bread recipe is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Non-stick vegetable oil spray<p>…

Maps reveal how climate change is poised to drown Louisiana

Rising seas and eroding grounds are poised to swamp southeastern part of the state and half of all US oil refineries, investigation reveals<p>The fragile state of coastal Louisiana's defenses against rising seas were laid bare nine years ago to the day, when Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New …

The Week In Drones: Google Delivery, Reaper Gods, And More

Keeping up with the droneses<p>Here's a roundup of the week's top drone news: the military, commercial, non-profit, and recreational applications of unmanned aircraft.<p><b>Drone Pilots Puppet</b><p>Disney, whose theme parks are known for their animatronic robots, recently filed a patent for “Aerial Display System …

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Louisiana's Disappearing Coastline Threatens Entire U.S. Economy

A dramatic visualization of the forces bringing the Gulf of Mexico up to New Orleans' back door<p>An unholy trinity of forces – levees along the Mississippi River, sea level rise due to climate change, and fossil fuel extraction – have caused about 2,000 square miles of southeastern Louisiana to …

Week's Best Space Pictures: A Martian "Footprint," a Fledgling Star, and an Erupting Island

Mars sports a weird crater, a young star gleams in its own reflection, and a new island continues a fiery growth spurt.

The Rise Of The Crypto Phone

Cell phones just got a whole lot more secure.<p>Between revelations of NSA spying and a sense that marketers and hackers are picking our digital pockets, we’re all getting a little edgy about cellular security. Hence the rapid growth of the cryptophone industry. Most of the handsets run on “hardened” …

The World's Most Dangerous Naval Weapon

The weapon that has damaged more U.S. naval ships in the last 60 years is not the torpedo, the deck gun, the anti-ship missile or the terrorist attack.<p>It’s sea mines.<p>Fifteen U.S. Navy ships have been sunk or damaged by mines since World War II, almost four times more than any other weapon.<p>But …

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5 Household Uses for Fine Grade Steel Wool

(Image credit: Shutterstock)<p>Got a bunch of this stuff laying around? I never realized the full range of household projects that steel wool could be …

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Solar Energy, Tequila Plant Combo

A group of Stanford University researchers may have to celebrate with a round of tequila sunrises for their work on, well, tequila sunrises. Kind of.<p>Solar technology in the desert is tough—dust from sand collects on the panels, which require frequent washings using the dry climate's precious water. …

Rooftop Solar: Does It Really Need the Grid?

In Australia’s remote and distant outback, the development of micro- and mini-grids based on solar and battery storage seems a logical step to take, …