Judy Gray

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The Weird And Wonderful World Of Indoor Farming

In an unassuming industrial park on a flat landscape, off a service road lined with short trees and a clear view of I-94’s route through Indiana, …

‘Prairie Home Companion’ writer serves up cookbook

“Good Food from Mrs. Sundberg’s Kitchen” offers both recipes and food for thought<p><b>Mary Bailey</b><p>Community Editor<p>This is way more than a cookbook.<p>Sure, …

Transform fruits, vegetables and herbs into homemade liqueurs

The next time you get home from the farmers market with bagfuls of strawberries, bell peppers and fennel, head straight to the liquor cabinet instead …

Pesto alla Genovese

• 1 large bunch of fresh basil leaves<br>• 4 cloves garlic, peeled<br>• 1 teaspoon pine nuts<br>• 5 to 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (preferably Ligurian)<br>• 3/4 cup …

Solving the world's food dilemma in 5 steps

How do you feed 9 billion people? That's an estimate of how many people will be living on the planet in 40 years -- on a planet whose climate is …

Why Europeans Don't Refrigerate Their Eggs

Dina Spector/Business Insider<p>British supermarkets don't refrigerate eggs. The breakfast food can be found hanging out between the canned vegetables and boxes of dry cake mix in the grocery store aisle with other traditionally nonperishable foods.<p>This surprised me since in the U.S., eggs are …

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta

For these simple yet stunning crostini, roasted cherry tomatoes are paired with fresh, creamy ricotta, which also acts as an anchor for the tomatoes, …

Which Pantry Items Should I Keep in Airtight Containers?

(Image credit: Faith Durand)<p>After I opened up new packages of pantry ingredients, I used to be lazy and just fold down the bag in a sad attempt to …

Carrot Keftedes

Normally, keftedes are made with ground meat (they're basically meatballs). These vegetarian alternatives are packed with flavor. Pre-roasting the …

Carrots

Forget GPS: Medieval Compass Guided Vikings After Sunset

Often regarded as ruthless robbers, the Vikings were also impressive mariners capable of traversing the North Atlantic along a nearly straight line. …

Gap Between Neanderthals and Us Narrows, But Does Not Close

Were the Neanderthals evolutionary also-rans—or just like modern humans?<p>Neanderthals have traditionally been viewed as human evolution's also-rans. Yes, they had brains as big as ours, made fairly complex stone tools, and flourished across a huge expanse of Eurasia for nearly 300,000 years. But …

Bonanza of Skulls in 'Pit of Bones' Changes View of Neanderthals

A Spanish cave reveals that Neanderthal faces evolved ahead of their braincases.<p>Beauty—of a sort—beat out brains among Neanderthals, report researchers analyzing a 430,000-year-old cache of skulls collected from the "Pit of Bones" cave site in Spain.<p>The Neanderthals were a prehistoric species of …

Who Were the Ancient Bog Mummies? Surprising New Clues

Ongoing research suggests at least two 2,000-year-old corpses had traveled before their deaths.<p>Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new clues are coming in the centuries-old mystery of their origins.<p>Over …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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13 Eco-Labels to Look for When Shopping

Buying “green” can be confusing! Many products claim to be “natural,” “eco-friendly” and “biodegradable.” But what in the world does that mean? …

6 Reasons to Eat an Avocado

The avocado is an unusual fruit. Not only is it high in calories, but it is rich in fat too. Instinct suggests that a high-calorie and high-fat food …

Ghostly Images of WiFi Signals Captured Using Long Exposure Photography and an Android App

So much of the world today is invisible to cameras. Technology operates in a light-less world of zeroes and ones, electromagnetic waves that fly over …

Quitting our Petroleum Addiction: Top 5 New Bioplastic Innovations

The US generates about 250 million tons of waste a year, and doesn't recycle much of it. The result? Giant ocean gyres of trash, chemicals leaching …

4 TED Talks That Will Make You Act Now

All good TED Talks leave you inspired that there’s hope for a better future. You feel part of a global community of people who really do care about …

A Pacemaker That Works Without Any Electronics--Just Biology

Researchers have figured out how to restart the natural metronome of a cardiac patient’s beating heart.<p>Pacemakers save lives, but as with any medical devices, there are risks, including infection and hacking from malicious outsiders (less likely, but still). Cardiologists at the Cedars-Sinai Heart …

How Rooftop Farms Yield 20 Times More Produce Than Traditional Farms

As more and more people move to cities, the demand for access to fresher, more nutritious foods continues to rise. Brooklyn-based Gotham Greens builds greenhouses on urban rooftops. Inside the greenhouses, the company grows vegetables that don't have to make the long journey most food makes from …

Drums Aren’t Just for Music: They’re Therapy, Too

A growing body of research shows that drumming has a positive effect on Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, depression, PTSD, and more.<p>YouTube user …

LensCulture - Contemporary Photography

The Five Tips to Creating Amazing Landscape Photos

In an instant, one can feel as though they are in another world. As a landscape photographer you have the power to transport someone in the blink of …

Landscape Photography

Seljalandsfoss Sunset

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In the Dream

Mikko Birdhouses & Feeders by Pygmalion Studio

French design house Pygmalion Studio has your fine feathered friends covered with their project Mikko. Mikko is a series of ceramic and wood …