Beth Johnson

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The Food Lab: The Ultimate Fully Loaded Vegan Nachos

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe …

Cyan is releasing updated versions of all the Myst games to mark series' 25th anniversary

Due out later this year.<p>Myst developer Cyan put out a mysterious teaser related to the 25-year-old series last week, and now it's filled in the …

15 Veggie Burgers You Can Make With Winter's Harvest for #NationalHamburgerDay - One Green Planet

Hamburgers are a classic American staple. Lately, companies such as Impossible Burger and McDonalds have been getting a lot of press for their …

Supergirl and Flash Producer Suspended After Being Accused of Sexual Harassment

Warner Bros. has launched an investigation of Andrew Kreisberg, executive producer on <i>Supergirl</i>, <i>The Flash</i>, <i>Arrow</i>, and <i>DC’s Legends of Tomorrow</i>, and …

Healthy Banana Bread (Whole Wheat, Vegan, Oil-free & Sugar-free)

After more than a month of mindless eating and indulging I feel like I am finally back to my old self. All the overeating though made me feel great …

5 free VPNs to maintain your privacy online

Whether it’s the prying eyes of a repressive regime, a data-hungry internet service provider (ISP), or a malicious actor listening on the public …

Information Systems

Super-Easy Socks That You Knit Flat

Does the idea of knitting a pair of socks stress you out? Knit ’em flat instead of in the round with this super-easy sock technique!<p>Don’t let the idea of knitting in the round or turning a heel intimidate you. With this simple sock knitting method, whipping up a pair of socks becomes as easy as …

This Infographic Shows How to Chop Weirdly-Shaped Vegetables

I’m not an ambitious cook and my culinary pursuits are limited to the familiar. I know how to peel a potato. I don’t know much else. That’s why I …

Infographics

Vegan Rice Pudding with Winter Spiced Berry Compote

Wash the rice in a sieve under cold running water and drain well. Add the rice and all other rice pudding ingredients to the casserole dish and mix …

Pudding

9 Buddha Bowls to Stay Healthyish This Year

We’ve said it before: Bowl food rocks. Seriously, mounds of veg, protein, and greens, usually drizzled with some delightfully creamy sauce... how …

Healthy Eating

The secret libraries of history

After news emerged about an underground reading room in Damascus, Fiona Macdonald discovers the places where writing has been hidden for centuries.<p>Beneath the streets of a suburb of Damascus, rows of shelves hold books that have been rescued from bombed-out buildings. Over the past four years, …

Archaeology

Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

Sculpture

The House That Could Save the World

The next generation of ultra-efficient houses will redefine how we fight climate change—and how we live.<p>In July, when Portland was sweltering at upwards of 100 degrees, the tenants of The Orchards wondered if they had air conditioning. The temperature in their apartments never rose above 70.<p>They …

Green Living

Sweet Geeks: Exploding TARDIS Cookies

Satisfy your sweet tooth and your love for all things <i>Doctor Who</i> with a batch of fun and fancy exploding TARDIS cookies!<p>Need more Doctor in your kitchen?<p>Embrace your inner Time Lord with this tasty exploding TARDIS cookies recipe and tutorial from Chris-Rachael at Kitchen Overlord.<p>Allons-y, …

DIY Hydroponic System Grows Herbs on the Wall

Everyone knows that you should eat healthy, but it’s not always easy. Fresh and healthy foods are often more expensive than processed foods. When …

Silicon Valley startups are obsessed with developing tech to replace their moms

As Aziz Shamim overheard and posted on Twitter, "SF tech culture is focused on solving one problem: what is my mother no longer doing for me?"<p>In honor of mother's day, we took a look at how some San Francisco-based startups are trying to fill the void of everything their moms used to do for …

Startups

Smartphone-controlled microfarming system can grow veggies in tiny spaces

Homegrown fruits and vegetables might seem like an impossibility in a small apartment, but students at MIT are working on a way to garden …

Aquaponics

4D printed dress could be the shape of things to come

Designers Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg see $3,000 garment as a shift away from mass production<p>According to Jessica Rosenkrantz, “this is just the beginning”. As one half of perhaps the most innovative design duo in the world, Rosenkrantz is still basking in the acclaim for the 4D …

The Power of Sleep

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Sleep

Pet Trailers by Judson Beaumont - Dog Milk

If you’re a long-time reader, you may remember an airstream-inspired pet camper we featured in 2010. The camper’s designer, Judson Beaumont of …

How 3D-printing 10 buildings in a day could help China clean up mountains of waste

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>Perhaps one of the reasons many think 3D printing is overhyped is that much of the attention has focused on printing things like human organs and guns. Meanwhile, the real innovation that will make manufacturing many orders of magnitude cheaper is a tad less sexy.<p>But a …

3D Printing

10 Breakfasts Without Grains (or Eggs)

Let's face it: Breakfast can fall into a real rut sometimes. And while almost anything can become a picture-perfect breakfast with the addition of a …

Breakfast

Mushrooms on Toast

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Drinking gimlets after work doesn't leave lots of time to make dinner.</i><p>First of all, just because my kids have been out of town for a month does not give you the right to …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

3D Printing

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day | Inc.com

<i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization</i> <i>to provide their tips and tricks for maximum …

Time Management

Kinetic Sculpture Replicates a Bird Flapping Its Wings Using Popsicle Sticks

Design student Joyce Lin replicated a bird flapping its wings using simple machines and materials. The kinetic sculpture is entitled <i>Study in Bird Motion</i> and is made with popsicle sticks and mylar that resembles feathers. It's activated by a hand crank, which sets the entire thing in motion and …

Art

Think Dirty App Reveals Just How Toxic Certain Beauty Products Are

<i>From Mother Nature Network's Starre Vartan:</i><p>I'm really not sure why we live in a world where living healthfully is so difficult and complicated (wouldn't making healthy choices easy save us the time, pain, and money illness causes?). But we do. For now, if you want to avoid toxins and chemicals in …

Dabeli Spicy Potato Sandwich - Recipe by Manjula

This Gadget Makes Gallons of Drinking Water Out of Air

Water is in the air nearly everywhere on earth, even in the most parched desert. But that doesn’t help much when you’re thirsty because most of that …

Armed Forces