Mitchell Laubach

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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

Interaction Design

4 Legendary Cheeses and Their Cheaper (But Still Delicious) Counterparts

Here, four brilliant European cheeses and their less expensive American doppelgängers.<p>Imagine a serious sushi bar, but instead of rare raw fish they …

Can Baked Buffalo Wings Ever Taste as Good as Fried?

Like onion rings, fried pickles, and all other good bar snacks, buffalo wings require a dip in the deep-fryer—great for a crackly texture, not so …

Cooking

9 Vegan Food Hacks That Are The Height Of Inventiveness

Vegans can have their cake and eat it, too.<p>Vegans are smart. Their inventiveness knows no bounds. With a little brainpower and without using animal products, these herbivores have found a way to enjoy the same foods as everyone else. They aren't excluded from indulging in the delicious; they have …

Hacking

The Secrets of the Juiciest, Most Tender and Flavorful Italian-American Meatballs

This week at Serious Eats is all about meatballs in all of their glorious forms. We'll share some of our favorite restaurant meatballs (from all different cuisines), and we'll feature recipes for great ones to make at home. Kicking it off this week is none other than the Italian-American meatball, …

6 Make-Ahead Staples for Weekday Lunches

Prep some basics on Sunday to make packing lunch a breeze for the whole week.<p><i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Prep some</i> …

Sandwiches

Does drinking milk really make you die early?

A Swedish study suggests that people who drink three glasses of milk a day are more likely to die early than the rest of us. But is it true?<p>A new study, published in the BMJ, suggests that drinking milk not only fails to prevent bone fractures, <b>it may actually cause a higher rate of death</b>.<p>Or that's …

Hawaii lava flow moves roughly 70 yards from nearest residence

Hawaii officials will make arrangements for those living in the path of a lava flow to watch the destruction of their homes.<p>That accommodation is being made to "provide for a means of closure," Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira said Monday. "You can only imagine the frustration …