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Ancient Egypt: Slavery, its causes and practice

Slavery in ancient Egypt: The enslavement, the slave trade, the price of a slave, the slave population, the treatment of slaves, runaways, the …

Life after death: the science of human decomposition

Photograph: Mo Costandi<p>John lay on Williams’ metal table, his body wrapped in a white linen sheet, cold and stiff to the touch. Photograph: Mo …

Southeast Texas

The Emancipation Proclamation wasn’t enough: Inside the battle over the 13th amendment, which really ended slavery

<b>James Ashley (Wikimedia)</b><p>The story does not begin and end with Lincoln. A little-known Ohio congressman may have played most important role<p>Leonard L. Richards<p>April 19, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Who Freed The Slaves? The Fight Over the Thirteenth Amendment”<p>WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 1864<p>James Ashley …

Garlic Chicken and Potatoes

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minPrep:5 minCook:35 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories474 calorieTotal Fat15 …

Food

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Our Best Layer Cake Recipes

Here, Martha's father's favorite orange-curd filled cake topped with chocolate frosting.

Dessert

Whisk Kid - Peanut Butter and Oreo Swirl Brioche

The bread section at the grocery store always looked like an exotic library. Sealed behind glass doors, the loaves were neatly organized and …

Dessert

Chocolate Glazed Espresso Cheesecake

1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Lightly grease the base of a 10-inch springform pan with nonstick spray.<p>2. <b>Make the Crust:</b> In a large bowl, mix the …

The Ultimate Jerk Chicken

Begin by making the jerk marinade. Combine all the marinade ingredients in a blender and process until you have a smooth puree.<p>Add chicken pieces …

The Best Foods For Runners

The 15 foods runners need every week for good health and top performance.<p>Most supermarkets stock more than 30,000 items, yet every time we race up and down the aisles of the grocery store, we toss into our carts the same 10 to 15 foods. Which isn't such a bad thing, as long as you're taking home …

10 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Homemade Bread

Have you ever noticed that healthier bread is way more expensive than its white, fluffy counterparts? It makes sense, as quality ingredients come at …