Michael Dtate

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Stew Science: How to Choose the Best Cuts for Beef Stew

I pity the fool who brings fists to a knife fight, knives to a gunfight, and guns to nuclear Armageddon. Similarly, I'll never understand the person who brings lean beef to the stew pot. And that's where the question arises: What <i>is</i> the best cut of beef for beef stew?<p>Let's take a step back so I can …

The National Eater 38: Where to Eat in 2016

by , January 13, 2016<p>When I set out last year to compile the first-ever National 38 list, a roundup of the restaurants that shaped and defined American dining, I faced a thrilling — if daunting — task. This year's job was no less ambitious: Just as the 38 lists on Eater's city-specific sites grow …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Make Plans but Don't Follow Through

Humans are prolific procrastinators. It’s easy to make plans and throw dates on your calendar, and yet it’s practically inevitable that you’ll let …

China's first same-sex marriage case accepted by court

China court accepts country’s first same sex marriage case, lodged by gay man against civil affairs bureau which refused him license to marry<p>China has accepted its first same-sex marriage case, seen as a step forward for gay rights in the country.<p>Sun Wenlin lodged a case against a civil affairs …

Same-sex Marriage

North Korea Says It Successfully Conducted Hydrogen-Bomb Test

Hydrogen bomb is ‘self defensive’ step against U.S., North Korea says<p>SEOUL—North Korea said it successfully staged its first test of a more powerful form of nuclear weapon, expanding the U.S.’s foreign-policy challenges and highlighting the limits of China’s ability to rein in its volatile …

North Korea

The Most Popular Trader Joe's Products in 2015 (Yes, There's Cookie Butter)

The people have spoken—and they love soy chorizo.<p>If you’re the sort of person who has an entire pantry shelf dedicated to cookie butter and peanut butter-filled pretzels and Joe’s O's, the Trader Joe’s Customer Choice Awards are basically your Oscars. And this week, we have winners!<p>TJ’s announced …

DNA from teeth discovered in Siberia suggest that an extinct human species lived there for 60,000 years

Until now, Denisovans were represented only by DNA from a finger bone found in Siberia's Denisova Cave in 2008.<p>Evolutionary geneticist Susanna Sawyer of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and her colleagues have now extracted nuclear and mitochondrial DNA …

Evolution

Engineers are building a $1 billion telescope that will produce space images 10X sharper than Hubble

The Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) will weight 2.4 million-pounds and may revolutionize our understanding of the universe. It uses seven giant mirrors to collect and focus the light to a point and eventually feeds into a series of sensitive instruments for complex analysis.<p>Construction of the …

Universe