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Meera Sodha’s recipe for coconut rice with aubergines and pickled cucumber

One of the reasons I live in London, despite knowing that the grass is much greener beyond the M25, is that I can travel anywhere in the world through the city’s food. Within a 10-minute walk of home, I can be eating bouncy, hand-pulled noodles from the northern Chinese province of Xinjiang, smoky …

Food & Dining

Find out why everyone’s going crazy over this motion-activated under bed lighting system

There are a million different things you can do with all of the LED light strips out there these days, but most of them are a bit silly. LED lighting …

Three visual illusions that reveal the hidden workings of the brain

Visual illusions show us that we do not have direct access to reality. They can also provide an inkling of the mental processing that delivers our …

Scientists Used Light to Enhance Memories in Mice While They Slept

When it comes to the role of sleep in memory formation, it’s all about the timing.<p>Back in high school, when tests were an unfortunately regular aspect of my life, I figured out a way to avoid as much studying as possible while also still getting a passing grade: sleep. I realized that when I would …

Brainwaves

'Cholera is everywhere': Yemen epidemic spiralling out of control

Red Cross says there are more than 300,000 suspected cases in country where civil war has decimated health facilities<p>Ali Muhammad’s entire family are sick. In the months since his home district of Abs in northern Yemen was hit by a cholera outbreak, he has lost both parents and all six of his …

Middle East

Men and women experience depression very differently, new study finds

New research suggests mental health professionals should incorporate these differences into how they treat patients<p>We've known for a while now that …

University of Cambridge

New Solar Cell Captures Nearly All Energy Of Solar Spectrum

Scientists have designed and constructed a prototype for a new solar cell that integrates multiple cells stacked into a single device capable of …

Clean Energy

Seven benefits of kefir

Kefir is consumed around the world and has been for centuries. It is a fermented milk drink developed in the northern Caucasus Mountains, according …

Buy Stock In Pillar Companies Like HubSpot, Wayfair, iRobot

While I regularly invest in a low-expense index fund each month, I consider individual stocks to be much riskier.<p>One idea I’ve had is to assemble an index of pillar companies — publicly-traded technology companies that invest capital and supply talent to nearby startups, buy their products, and …

Startups

The US Military Unveils $65m Plan To Plug A Human Brain Directly Into A Computer

The Matrix is real.<p>DARPA, the US Military’s ultra-secretive research agency, has unveiled a $65 million dollar plan to plug a human brain directly …

Neurophilosophy

The endgame for cameras is having no camera at all

April 12th, 2017<p>I've been reading about Gcam, the Google X project that was first sparked by the need for a tiny camera to fit inside Google Glass, before evolving to power the world-beating camera of the Google Pixel. Gcam embodies an atypical approach to photography in seeking to find software …

Artificial Intelligence

A new place to share GIFs: the DNA of living bacteria

One day we may embed information in our own bodies<p>Scientists have inserted a GIF into the DNA of living bacteria, bringing us one step closer to one day embedding information in our own skin.<p>Using DNA to store data isn’t new, but until now the data was stored in synthetic — not living — DNA. …

Biotechnology

The 5 Foods That Soothe Your Nausea—Instantly

Nausea is described as the "uneasiness of the stomach" that often occurs before you vomit; it's the dreaded feeling that usually happens right before …

The 1 Kitchen Cabinet Style That Gives You the Most Bang For Your Buck

During POPSUGAR's many interviews with HGTV design stars, house-flipping experts, and interior designers, one type of kitchen cabinet keeps coming up again and again: shaker. The message from our home pros is clear: resale-conscious homeowners should eschew expensive, stylized, and ornate cabinets …

Joanna Gaines

Comparing the cost of new and used cars

Choosing between buying a new or used car may not be as simple as it seems. Find out what matters beyond simple sticker price.<p><i>The material provided</i> …

Neurologists Have Made an Instrument You Can Play With Your Mind

Can we say this is... mindblowing?<p>An instrument that emits notes according to a person's brain signals is the latest example of mind-controlled …

7 Healthy Mexican Dishes to Make (So Taco Tuesday Lasts All Week)

As lovers of margaritas and Mexican food, we believe in celebrating the flavorful cuisine all the time, not just on that Taco Tuesday. Besides, …

6 Qualities of Extremely Likable People, According to Science | Inc.com

There are so many factors to consider when it comes to being a person that will attract others to you. Perhaps showcasing your emotional intelligence and keeping your cool under pressure is a feature of your likability.<p>If you're looking to influence your boss, connect with people in high places, or …

Self-improvement

August Smart Lock review: An easy way to smarten up a dumb dead bolt

Teach your old door hardware some new tricks.<p>The latest version of the August Smart Lock adds Apple HomeKit support and several design refinements, but its main selling point remains the same: the ability to convert your existing deadbolt into a smart lock without having to replace the entire thing.<p>…

Home Automation

Coconut milk marinade helps grilled chicken rise to occasion

The revolution demands: Rise up. And desks heed the call. Enough of sitting idle, standing still, holding steady at 29 1/2 inches above the carpeting. Now: They rise.<p>Which comes as a surprise to the home-office worker. Alone with coffee and kitchen table, she had no idea this rebellion was brewing. …

BBQ

How To Turn Any Vegetable Into Rice

<i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Becky Hughes.</i><p>In the throes of every health trend — Whole 30, Paleo, keto, and the like — we’ve offered solutions for every possible restriction. We’ve replaced toast with sweet potato slices, used sunflower seeds to make risotto, carved pasta out of zucchini, and baked bread made …

Food

If your garden is overflowing with produce, make a quick brine and pickle the harvest

Peak growing season means overflowing farmers’ markets and home gardens so full you have to give away some of your harvest. An easy way to preserve …

Onions

Cheesy Cauliflower Rice Stuffed Peppers [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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Curries

The half-beef/half-mushroom burger: Notes from the field

<b>Veggie-burger skeptic? Why not meat us halfway?</b><p>As I noted in my (surprisingly complimentary) post about vegan cheese, I've been eating a mostly …

Food

Our Most-Pinned Cake Recipes

Looking for recipes to make this July? Why not try a celebratory cake at your next summer party? Our Pinterest users know a thing or two about good …

Chocolate Sour Cream Cake with Chocolate Frosting

This sour cream chocolate cake is baked in 3 layers and frosted with a creamy chocolate butter frosting.<p>Beaten egg whites are folded into the cake …

Dessert

Bake chicken and peaches together, and they make their own sauce

An interesting thing happened on the way to delivering this recipe. It’s a one-pan dish that fuses a few spices and brown sugar with ripe peaches and that old weeknight standby — boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Prep work is minimal: Blanch the peaches, peel and slice them. Pound the chicken to …

Peaches

Should You Make or Buy Taco Seasoning?

If you believe the jingle, when you drop that familiar yellow packet of taco seasoning into your grocery cart, "you've got it made.” In reality, …

Cooking

Water Is the Essence of Wetness and Also of These Innovative Moisturizers

There is only one universal truth in skincare: healthy skin is hydrated skin. Dealing with cystic acne or eczema? Fine lines? A little beach-induced irritation? Skin ailments ranging from overproductive sebaceous glands to flaking chapped skin can be soothed with balancing hydration.<p>Okay, so …

The 13 Best Setting Sprays For The Sweatiest Days Of Summer

These face mists lock makeup in place<p>Setting sprays for makeup are like hairspray for your face, but not in an overly lacquered, old-school way. Rather, a setting spray should simply be the final step in any makeup routine. It can also be used throughout the day to refresh color cosmetics and …