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These Are the 25 Highest-Paying Jobs in the U.S. Right Now

For the fourth consecutive year, the technology sector boasted the highest-paying jobs in the U.S., according to an annual report from …

Health Care

How to Make a No-Bake Watermelon Cake, in Pictures

I don't even have a vent in my kitchen, so the thought of baking on a scorching Summer day is completely out of the question. Thankfully, there are ways to skirt around the oven issue, like with this no-bake watermelon cake. The catch is, there is no cake! A miniwatermelon, whipped cream, slivered …

Dessert

10 Comfort Food Classics to Make in the Slow Cooker — Recipes from The Kitchn

Your slow cooker is king of many things: tackling huge hunks of meat, potluck favorites, and meals that practically cook themselves while you work …

Cooking

The 99% and the 1% - Drone photography of income inequality across the world -

A series of images captured from satellites in the Earth’s atmosphere, truly reflect the social imbalance on our planet. Of course, differences in …

Income Inequality

Grandma's Peach French Toast Recipe

"My mother gave me this to use at my mother group. Everyone loved it so I decided to post it and share the great blend of peaches and French toast. …

Breakfast

Chuck's Favorite Mac and Cheese Recipe

"Easily doubled for a potluck, cottage cheese and sour cream are the unique elements to this macaroni and cheese recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (8 ounce) …

How to make a copycat Snickers bar that tastes just like the real thing

Photo via Thanksgiving.comLet’s get this out of the way from the get-go: making your own Snickers bar – or our closest approximation to one – is kind …

Dessert

14 Framing Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

Build your walls straight, sturdy and plumb with these great tips.<p>Minor framing mistakes can lead to wavy walls and squeaky floors. More serious …

Home Improvement

I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

Barack Obama

Fried Rice Pineapple Boat

Do you love pineapple and ham on pizza? This fried rice has that same sweet-and-salty flavor, plus it's served in a clever pineapple boat. Grab and …

Food

This night light unlike anything you’ve seen before

You might think that night light technology hasn’t come very far in the past decade, but we’re about to show you something awesome that will …

Tech Trends

The biggest battle in EVE Online's entire history is happening right now and you can watch

In 15 years I’ve never seen anything like this.<p>EVE Online is in the midst of easily the biggest battle in its entire history right now. In the system …

PC Gaming

Master These 17 Recipes If You Want to Become a Next-Level French Cook

Once you’ve mastered the basics of French cooking with dishes like vichyssoise and bouillabaisse, you’re ready to move on to more complicated …

Cooking

Scientists are pushing the limits of 3D printing with these shape-shifting materials

The tech could be used to create magnetically controlled implants or "soft robots."<p>Three-dimensional printing has been used to create all sorts of things, from car parts and experimental rocket engines to entire houses. Now scientists at MIT have found a way to 3D print objects that can change …

Magnetism

Strawberry Shortcake Deep-Dish Skillet Cookie

Everyone's favorite summer berry dessert gets transformed into a giant deep-dish skillet cookie. White chocolate chips, bits of pound cake and sliced …

Dessert

Indian Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Cuisine• <b><br>Indian</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Indian Indian Village Chicken Curry<p>Indian Channa MasalaOur version of this spicy, aromatic chickpea dish may not be just like Grandma's, but it sure is tasty.<p>Indian Anda Bhurji (Spicy Indian Scrambled Eggs)<p>Indian Paratha (Flaky South Asian Flatbread)How to …

Indian Recipes

14 Romance Anime That You Absolutely Have To Watch This Summer

Here's to all the hopeless romantics.

Anime

Here's how much you have to earn to be in the top 1% in every US state

To be among the top 1 percent of U.S. earners, a family needs an income of $421,926, a new report from the Economic Policy Institute finds.<p>However, …

Demographics

Margaret Fulton's sour cream cheesecake recipe

Sour cream cheesecake<p><i>serves 10–12</i><p>1 1/2 cups plain biscuits, crushed or blended into crumbs<br>6 tbsp ground almonds<br>1/4 cup cream<br>75g butter, melted<p><b>Filling</b><br>500g cream cheese<br>1/2 cup sugar<br>2 eggs<br>grated rind of 1 lemon<br>1 tsp lemon juice<br>1/2 tsp grated nutmeg<p><b>Topping</b><br>1 1/2 cups sour cream<br>2 tbsp sugar<br>1/2 tsp …

Baking

Now There's a Water Gun That Shoots Liquid Bullets and Refills Itself

Until the Super Soaker came along in 1990, water guns hadn’t changed much in over a century. But the Super Soaker was 28 years ago, and a group of …

Batteries

I Cheated on My Husband, and Here's What I Want You to Know

Three hours and 36 minutes: the amount of time the conversation lasted following me sitting down with my husband to completely unravel our marriage.<p>I had cheated on my husband. Unlike most people, I don't have an acceptable reason for doing it. (Although, is there ever an acceptable reason? No, but …

Relationships

An industrial designer from Australia makes foldable stairs that are perfect for small apartments

Zev Bianchi is an industrial designer in Australia. He designs compact furniture pieces for small spaces. He came up with the idea when he lived in a …

Industrial Designer

Stop Everything: You Can Get a Dozen Krispy Kreme Doughnuts This Friday for $1

What’s better than one doughnut? A dozen free doughnuts, that’s what.<p>To celebrate its 81st birthday this July 27, Krispy Kreme is offering anybody …

Krispy Kreme

How Japanese Fried Chicken Gets Extra Crispy | Food Skills

Fried chicken is a comfort-food staple the world over, and Japan is no exception. Generously battered in potato starch, double fried in a skillet, …

Cooking

Amateur Developer Says Adding Dragon Ball Z To Pokémon Helped Make Him A Better Person

Last week, a 22-year-old Frenchman who goes by the online name Z-Mack released the seventh major update to <i>Dragon Ball Z: Team Training</i>, a hack of an …

Dragon Ball

Overwhelm is a brutal action horror game that’s true to its name

Choose the form of your destroyers<p><i>It can be difficult to find time to finish a video game, especially if you only have a few hours a week to play. In our biweekly column</i> <i>Short Play</i> <i>we suggest video games that can be started and finished in a weekend.</i><p>In <i>Overwhelm</i>, you control a lone soldier who has …

Immune System

This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

Chemistry

This robot will draw and erase anything on your walls

Scribit is a drawing robot that can turn your walls into a work of art. The little bot raised over $1.6 million on Kickstarter, crushing the …

Robotics

The Hottest Anime You Should Be Watching This Summer

Summer is only getting hotter, and so is all the anime on offer. If you’re listlessly searching around on the usual suspects like Crunchyroll, Hulu, …

Anime

18 Decadently Delicious Cookies in NYC

Oozing chocolate, tons of nuts, and a bit of rainbow<p>A cookie is simple, as baking goes. And yet, if <i>The Great British Baking Show</i> has proved anything, also sneakily complex. The dessert can be petite or softball-sized, crusty or soft, and loaded with untold extras. But it’s hard to get it exactly …

Dessert