Louisa Goh

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Recipe: Light & Fresh Slow Cooker Corn Chowder — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have a keen eye for slow cooker meals that satisfy in every season, and for summer, corn chowder is my go-to. You'll find me cozied up on the couch …

Slow Cookers

Why Hillary Clinton was right about white women – and their husbands

Conventional wisdom says women will show solidarity at the polls. But new research shows that for white women, having a husband trumped the sisterhood<p>Hillary Clinton hoped to wear white on election night, a tribute to the suffragettes and the sweep of political history. Instead, as she wrote in her …

Hillary Clinton

10 Malaysian Forest Retreats So Hidden Even Locals Don't Know They Exist

<b>Embrace nature</b><p><i>Source</i><p>And so the hazy days have passed, unveiling our dear blue skies once again. Yet, the suffocating living space doesn’t seem to be …

Kuala Lumpur

Keep your cut veggies and lettuce fresh and crisp for days with this simple trick

You go to the store and purchase salad makings with the best of intentions. Like the busy time-saver you are, you pre-chop your lettuce and your …

Vegetables

25 Cheat Sheets That Make Cooking Healthier Less Of A Freaking Chore

Proof that cooking a little healthier can be pretty simple and damn tasty.

What Really Turned the Sahara Desert From a Green Oasis Into a Wasteland?

When most people imagine an archetypal desert landscape—with its relentless sun, rippling sand and hidden oases—they often picture the Sahara. But …

Ecology

Subscriptions surge for the ‘dishonest media’ after Trump’s attacks

Repeated attacks by President Donald Trump and his administration on what they call the “dishonest media” appear to have had an unexpected—and very welcome—side effect for some media companies, which have seen record numbers of new subscribers and donations.<p>One of the most widely reported examples …

Donald Trump

9 Ways to Organize a Bedroom With No Closets

Bedrooms come in all shapes and sizes—including ones with little to no storage space. Good news: With a little imagination, you can turn your …

The supermarket food gamble may be up | Felicity Lawrence

Brexit, migration and climate pressures mean our ‘too big to fail’ global food chain could unravel<p>The UK’s clock has been set to Permanent Global Summer Time once more after a temporary blip. Courgettes, spinach and iceberg lettuce are back on the shelves, and the panic over the lack of imported …

Agriculture

ham, mushroom and cheese muffins

It always amuses me when people I speak to tell me how lucky I am – that I have so much time to cook and bake and blog. And when I tell them how my …

Trump’s news conferences look a lot like Putin’s. Should you worry?

By Hannah S. Chapman<p>This week, President Trump’s first solo news conference since taking the presidency was fodder for late-night television. But that’s just an extension of what we’ve seen since he took office. Under Trump and press secretary Sean Spicer, the near-daily White House news briefings …

Donald Trump

How to Fry Vegetables in an Airfryer

See how we use our air fryer to create crispy-on-the-outside, tender-on-the-inside vegetables without the fat! Air fry everything from broccoli, …

Rethinking Urban Landscapes To Adapt to Rising Sea Levels

Sea levels are rising faster than they have in at least 28 centuries, according to recent research, and by 2100, they are expected to rise by one to …

23 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes With No Meat Or Dairy

One-Pot Pasta, Coconut Quinoa Curry, Veggie Burgers, French Fries, Vegan Shepherd's Pie, Biryani Rice, Lentil Bolognese, Split Pea Soup and more.

The Build-Your-Own-Handbag Startup That’s Perfected Mass Customization

How Mon Purse’s Lana Hopkins shook up the supply chain and embraced technology so consumers can design their own bags at non-luxury prices.<p>If you pop into Bloomingdale’s in New York in search of a new handbag, you might notice that, next to the Rebecca Minkoff, Marc Jacobs, and Salvatore Ferragamo …

Journalists around the country are joining a Slack channel devoted to FOIA and Trump

A few days before President Trump's inauguration, MuckRock opened up a Slack channel to help journalists better cover him and his administration.<p>As …

The Insanely Popular Chinese News App That You’ve Never Heard Of - MIT Technology Review

Inside the offices of Toutiao, it’s hard to tell you’re just outside of Beijing and not in the heart of Silicon Valley.<p>The walls are decorated with …

Forget Nineteen Eighty-Four. These five dystopias better reflect Trump’s US | Alex Hern

George Orwell’s tale of doublespeak and Big Brother is flying off the shelf after the president’s inauguration. But other imaginary worlds are closer to reality<p>Since the inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the United States, George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four has shot up the bestseller …

Donald Trump

Make Swedish meatballs at home

NEW YORK (NYTimes) - Last year, I read a multivolume Proustian novel about the life of Norwegian writer Karl Ove Knausgaard.<p>The minutiae of his …

Recipes

New Japan bird flu outbreak brings fresh cull of chickens as Asia spread fears grow

(This December 21 story has been corrected to change type of bird flu strain in Hong Kong to H7N9 from H5N7 in third paragraph)<p>By Osamu Tsukimori and Manolo Serapio Jr<p>TOKYO/MANILA (Reuters) - A virulent strain of airborne bird flu extended its shadow across northeast Asia as Japan launched a new …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

How to save at least 32,000 lives each year: Replace male doctors with female ones

Doctors from Harvard have an intriguing suggestion for saving 32,000 lives each year: Make sure all senior citizens who wind up in the hospital are treated by female doctors.<p>After examining the medical records of<p>Medicarepatients from across the country, the Harvard researchers calculated that …

Medicine

Data scientists are leaving Southeast Asia. This Singaporean hopes to fix that.

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What the Anglophone reaction to the Pisa test results tells us

Bitter lessons of Japan's 2011 tsunami put to use with latest quake

Rewriting the Biblical 'Curse' on Womankind

A change to a popular translation of the Bible could affect readers’ views on marriage and gender roles.<p>In the biblical book of Genesis, God expels the first two human beings from the Garden of Eden after Eve entices Adam to eat the forbidden fruit. God “curses” Eve for her misdeed, using ominous …

Theology

Where Does Lost Airline Luggage Go? To America's Greatest Thrift Store.

Travel<p>By Matt Meltzer Published On 09/02/2016<p>@mmeltrez<p>By Matt Meltzer @mmeltrez Published On 09/02/2016<p>Is that guy next to you on the subway REALLY …

Thrifting

Malacca harbour plan raises questions about China's strategic aims

A RM43 billion (S$14 billion) harbour being developed in Malacca aims to overtake Singapore as the largest port in the region, but questions are …

The fool in the room

If you asked me to name one thing I did more than everything else over a lifetime of doing journalism, I'd say it was copyediting, being a rewrite …

Journalism