Mark Booker

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10 of the best Sunday roasts in Sydney

Australians love a hearty Sunday roast.<p>The meal, an inherent part of our colonial culture, was traditionally served after a Sunday church service to …

Cooking

Depression Linked to Shortage of a Single Naturally Occurring Chemical

But don't go trying to treat it with supplements.<p>Approximately one-third of people with major depression don’t experience relief from existing …

National Academy of Sciences

Beyond Time

We conventionally think of time as something simple and fundamental. It flows uniformly, independent of everything else, from the past to the future, …

Physics

14 places to find adventure in London

From bungee jumping and wake boarding to trapeze lessons, check out the top ways to get your adrenaline-filled kicks with our pick of the most …

England

SpaceX Mars rocket test site receives first huge rocket propellant storage tank

Reddit Email Comments<p>SpaceX has delivered one of the first undeniably rocketry-related pieces of hardware to its prospective Boca Chica test and …

Five Features of Better Arguments

A former Clinton administration official studied how to facilitate more constructive arguments among Americans. These are his conclusions.<p>Earlier this month, amid a particularly trying stretch on social media, I joked that I would soon be launching <i>Ad Hominem</i>, “a new journal of non-ideas founded in …

Bill Clinton

10 Cauliflower Bites We Can't Get Enough Of — Recipe Roundup

I think it's pretty clear that we're obsessed with cauliflower here at Kitchn. We've turned it into rice, mashed "potatoes," pizza crust, soup, mac …

Please Wait

Bar Fox: A hidden rum terrace, London’s best tacos and a detox-retox yoga vodka brunch

Find yourself endlessly searching for cool places to eat, drink and be merry? Relax – we’ve got your back.<p>Every week we’ll bring you our …

Perfect Afternoon Tea Scones Recipes that are Sweet and Savory

If you’re looking for scones recipes… you’ve come to the right place. Scones are, after all, the very essence of an afternoon tea. With a tea course …

BCG vaccine can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, eight-year study shows

The BCG vaccine against tuberculosis can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, an eight-year study has shown.<p>US researchers found that just one jab, followed by a booster four weeks later, brought down average blood sugar levels to near normal within three years, and the effect …

Diabetes

Tibits launches veggie and vegan bottomless brunches with live music

We love the idea of bottomless brunch, but the options are usually not all that enticing if you’re vegetarian or vegan.<p>What’s the point of splashing …

A tiny Thai restaurant in Soho has been named National Restaurant of the Year

A little Thai restaurant based in the back streets of Soho has been named National Restaurant of the Year.<p>Kiln, home to an affordable Thai …

The US Again Has the World’s Most Powerful Supercomputer

Plenty of people around the world got new gadgets Friday, but one in Eastern Tennessee stands out. Summit, a new supercomputer unveiled at Oak Ridge …

What Stem Cells Really Are + How To Boost Them Naturally

The results of a new study showing that fasting for 24 hours boosted the stem cell activity in mice recently blasted the headlines of every major …

Bazaar Travel Guide 2018: The best islands

<b>1. Milaidhoo, the Maldives</b><p>Built upon the archetypal white sands and turquoise waters of the Maldives, Milaidhoo offers its guests the chance to delve deeper into the archipelago’s traditions with cooking classes. Despite the property’s cosy boutique air, the 50 open-sided villas are huge and have …

Snorkelling

Lemon ginger curd recipe: Royal-approved scones topping

Need a delightful lemon curd recipe? Enjoy that bright, tart flavor with this lemon ginger curd recipe that is royally perfect on scones.<p>Lemon curd …

Eight great vegetarian restaurants | Feature

Vegetarianism in the UK is on the rise as more and more people cut down on their meat intake for health, environmental or moral reasons<p>As National …

He was dying. Antibiotics weren't working. Then doctors tried a forgotten treatment.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the …

Microbiology

If you think pineapple on pizza is a crime, try ‘salumi marmalade’

Pineapple is not a friend of anything, unless you’re the director of a new production of Abigail’s Party<p>When I began thinking about this column, I hoped to take a deep, scholarly dive into the realm of the Hawaiian pizza, the abomination/delicacy (delete as applicable) that, according to recent …

Mini-antibodies discovered in sharks and camels could lead to drugs for cancer and other diseases

Helen Dooley admits that she often gets puzzled responses when she describes her work. "People say, ‘You bleed sharks for a living?’"<p>That's an …

Cancer treatment could see people heal themselves, researchers say

Dr. Shashi Gujar describes the new melanoma immunotherapy treatment he's researching with the old adage: give a man a fish and he eats for a day; …

Scientists Get Their First Look at the Enzyme That Could Help Battle Aging

The enzyme holds clues to a possible cure for aging or potential cancer therapies.<p>Nothing in your body lasts forever. Every single cell in your body will die eventually, and eventually you’ll run out of replacements. When that happens, various parts of your body will stop working correctly, and at …

'Gene map for depression' sparks hopes of new generation of treatments

Scientists have raised hopes for more effective treatments for depression, a condition that affects over 300 million people globally, after mapping out the genetic foundations of the mental disorder in unprecedented detail.<p>In the world’s largest investigation into the impact of DNA on the mental …

Depression

SpaceX will build Mars rockets on an island full of history

Elon Musk's SpaceX has received a key thumbs-up to build the so-called BFR -- for Big Falcon Rocket or Big F****ing Rocket -- on an island steeped in history, both dark and inspirational.<p>The LA Board of Harbor Commissioners gave its unanimous approval on Thursday to permit the company to build the …

Cocktail of the week: royal rhubarb

The beginning of April is a time to bid farewell to forced rhubarb for another year and to welcome field rhubarb season, and this punchy little number is as good a way as any of marking the transition.<p>Serves 1<p><b>1 slice lemon</b>, plus 10ml fresh lemon juice<b><br>Vanilla sugar</b>, to frost the rim of the glass<b><br>25ml</b> …

Rhubarb

Meera Sodha’s recipe for vegan chocolate, date and coffee cake

The joy of cake-baking is that it is simultaneously selfish and generous. Selfish in that a cake can be finely tuned to your exact preferences to create your perfect flavour, texture and appearance; and generous in that, by their very nature, all cakes are best when shared (unless your name is …

Dessert

Elon Musk just unveiled a giant tool SpaceX will use to build the biggest and most powerful spaceship in history

Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, just showed off a huge development in his quest to build the largest and most powerful spaceship in history.<p>Musk posted a photo of a giant cylinder (below) to Instagram early Monday morning. It reveals a hollow metal spindle with spokes next to a Tesla Model 3 …

Space Travel