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The Spanish dish that translates into weeknight fave

Restraint and depth are the key words for this recipe. The dish is featured in the new “Cúrate: Authentic Spanish Food From an American Kitchen,” by Katie Button with Genevieve Ko (Flatiron Books); the former is a chef-restaurateur and ex-neuroscientist who interned at El Bulli in Spain, now owns …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Science-Based Weight Training

Training for strength is the most important and effective exercise that you can do, and virtually everyone, from teenagers to the elderly, can and …

Pokemon Go map tracker FastPokeMap to rise from the dead this weekend

Many Pokemon Go fans will have fond memories of FastPokeMap, easily the best Pokemon Go map tracker there was. That is, of course, until Niantic shut it down with an update. According to Niantic, map trackers don’t fall within the spirit of the game and therefore must be destroyed. But FastPokeMap …

Pokémon

Comments of the Week #129: From the impossible physics of warp drive to photonic time

“Put two ships in the open sea, without wind or tide, and, at last, they will come together. Throw two planets into space, and they will fall one on …

Physics

Chicago reporter leaks secret KFC recipe he found in an old Colonel Sanders scrapbook

If the fast food industry had a Wikileaks, this would be it.<p>An intrepid reporter named Jay Jones has found the so-called secret recipe for KFC fried …

The 5 coolest healthy iced drinks to get you through a heat wave

Going into the hottest months of the year, your go-to iced beverage can’t be guzzled fast enough. But if you’re completely over the taste of your …

Why you should never thaw frozen steaks before cooking them

Cooking with fresh beef will always be the ultimate way to prepare a steak, but it turns out that using a frozen steak is your next-best …

Get ready for your new favorite sandwich: Grilled cheese with marinated tomatoes

Sometimes, nothing beats the perfection that is rich, gooey cheese melted between two slices of crisp bread. It's classic comfort food.<p>For a slight twist, give this version a try. Smoked cheese, such as Comte or Provolone, is sandwiched between thick slices of a rustic country loaf with a layer of …

Tomatoes

Nutaku Is Building the Steam of Hentai Sex Games

A new platform is bringing adult game creators under one roof.<p>Games with sexual, adult content are as old as the erect, pixelated penis in <i>Custer's Revenge</i>, which released on the Atari 2600 in 1982, but they've always been hard to distribute. The problem is that games have historically been marketed …

Gaming Industry

The Nintendo NES Classic Edition is a great deal: Here are the numbers that prove it

Analysis: The Mini NES isn't the only place you can get some of these classic video games -- but it's far and away the best overall value.<p>Nintendo's $60 retro NES Classic Edition is already at the top of many holiday wish lists -- but is it actually a good deal?<p>Spoiler alert: the answer is …

Retrogaming

Japan: Ten Places off the Beaten Path

Imagining Japan as having places off the beaten path requires a counter-intuitive stretch. The country is so well known for its dense population – …

9 Kick-Ass Curries That Are Way Easier Than You Think

If you’re on the hunt for one-pot meals that feed a crowd—or want to stretch your cooking efforts into leftovers that last for days—curries are where …

A Step By Step Guide On How To Remove Your Online Presence

Can you ever really disappear from a world where your face is plastered all over Facebook, your location is stamped all over Instagram, and your …

Online

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Forget About Dinner, This Cheesy Dip Is All You Need

Cheesy Garlic Artichoke Spread<p>Save<p>We normally don’t choose dips or spreads over a hearty meal, but sometimes we come across a recipe that’s just too …

8 Secrets to Eating Like a French Person

Ah, to be an eater in France: the cheese, the baguettes, the wine, the <i>petit fours</i>. Our chicken nuggets pale in comparison.<p>So does our health. While …

Who Gets Tased? First Statewide Study Reveals Racial Disparities

How many times last year did police pull a Taser on suspects nationwide?<p>Just like the total number of people shot by police, no one knows for sure.<p>Connecticut is the first state to require police to fill out a form for every time they pull a Taser. And it just released the first-ever statewide …

Law Enforcement

Follow These 10 YouTube Channels for Learning Ethical Hacking Course Online

Want to Learn Free Ethical Hacking Course Online in 2016. Follow these best Top 10 YouTube Channels and learn Ethical Hacking like a Boss.<p>You don’t …

Matcha Breakfast Loaf

It's always fun to create new breakfast and brunch ideas. It's even more fun when I'm incorporating one of the hottest foodie ingredients of the moment...Matcha! You probably are aware by now that matcha is finely ground green tea powder. It is excellent just as a hot or cold drink and adds a …

Indian Food Nutrition Facts: Menu Choices & Calories

If you're like many dieters, you like to eat a wide variety of foods while you slim down. Eating different foods and satisfying meals will also help …

Nutrition

ELLE Food Hacks: Spinach and Artichoke Dip Under 500 Calories

Our version of the creamy classic contains three types of cheese.<p>Welcome to another installment of ELLE's Food Hacks, where we recreate classic recipes in versions that come in under 500 calories per serving. Here's our take on spinach and artichoke dip, from a recipe by dietician Megan …

One-Pot Garlic Parmesan Pasta #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Extra virgin olive oil<br>2 cloves garlic, finely chopped<br>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth<br>1 cup low-fat milk<br>9 ounces whole wheat spaghetti or …

Neandertals Built Cave Structures--and No One Knows Why

Neanderthals built one of the world’s oldest constructions—176,000-year-old semicircular walls of stalagmites in the bowels of a cave in southwest …

The Cheapest Days to Fly for Summer Travel

If you have plans for summer travel, it’s time to start thinking about booking those flights. And CheapAir has analyzed and calculated the cheapest …

Flying

10 least-visited countries in the world — and how to reach them

1. Tuvalu<p><b>Annual visitors:</b> 1k<p>Tuvalu is likely the least visited country in the world with only one thousand registered visitors in 2014. The tiny …

You can trick a smartphone fingerprint scanner in just 15 minutes with a printer

Researchers from Michigan State University have published a paper on a new technique for breaking into smartphones by tricking their fingerprint scanners with an image printed with conductive ink.<p>The process makes use of products from AgIC, a company that produces conductive inks and special paper …

Cacio e Pepe e Roasted Vegetables = The Perfect Bowl of Pasta

When a dinner of cheese and butter and noodles sounds a bit too indulgent, just add roasted veg. Boom.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>About …

Italian Food

7 Easy One-Pan Chicken Recipes

All the deliciousness with a fraction of the dishes.<p>Great weeknight dinners don’t require a ton of work—or a ton of dishes that need washing …