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Vietnamese fried rice

Step 1<p>Place the rice in a sieve and rinse under cold running water until the water runs clear. Place the rice and water in a medium saucepan over …

Recipes

Shrimp and Basil Stir-Fry

4 servings<p>There’s so much more you can do with your farmers’ market basil than making pesto! Just toss a bunch in a hot pan as the finishing touch for charred shrimp that’s been flavored with a spicy, garlicky marinade, resulting in a fuss-free summertime dinner. This recipe is part of the …

Seafood

Urban explorer's photos reveal incredible disused World War II bunker where 30 staff kept Britain's railways running on time throughout the conflict

An urban explorer stumbled upon a series of abandoned World War 2 tunnels which were used as a bunker control centre by British forces during the …

Urban Exploration

Flipboard

The Exposure Triangle Explained Using Star Wars LEGO

Want a simple introduction to the basics of the Exposure Triangle in photography? PHLEARN has created a trilogy of short video tutorials that explain …

Shutter Speed

How to Use a Long Exposure to Remove People From Your Landscapes

Most landscape and cityscape photographers prefer to have images that are void of tourists, traffic, and other distracting elements in their scenes. …

Landscape Photography

Valentino Rossi: Yamaha MotoGP test team 'better late than never'

Valentino Rossi says it is "better late than never" for Yamaha to create a European test team, after the Japanese manufacturer confirmed it will do …

Motorsport

The Scientific Reason Pelotons Go So Freakin’ Fast

Researchers crunched the numbers, and the energy savings of a group ride are staggering<p>Everyone knows drafting saves energy. That’s why cyclists ride in pacelines, so everyone can go faster while doing less total work.<p>Now, researchers have discovered that the benefits of pack riding may be even …

Tour de France

Close-up winners of the International Garden Photographer of the Year

<b>The Macro Art Photo Project, which specialises in close-up creative images, has announced its 2018 winners, with entries from Croatia, China, the Netherlands, Slovakia, USA, Spain, Russia, Ireland and the UK.</b><p>This year's overall winner was Petar Sabol from Gorican, Croatia, with his image …

Photography

Here's Why You Should Blend Short and Long Exposures

What do you do if what you want necessitates a long exposure but external factors such as wind make that difficult? Well, lucky for you, this …

Landscape Photography

The myth of midgrade gas

We had a lot of interest in my recent video about midgrade gas, how few cars need it, and the plan to move everyone to premium instead. Still, many of you seem committed to using midgrade, so we looked into it more and found that it's a bit of a myth, as well as hackable.<p>First the myth: Most …

Savemoney

A Mischievous Dog Runs Off With an Attached GoPro Camera While Being Pursued by Other Dogs

A frisbee carrying, mischievous dog wearing a collar with an attached GoPro camera hilariously decided to make a run for it while other canines took …

Pets

Gboard's spell check is now working for some users on v7.4.18 (beta) [APK Download]

Gboard's history with spell check isn't a good one. For months and months, users complained that spell check wasn't working, then version 7.4 of …

Gboard

Turn a Good Shot Into a Great One: Essentials of Luminosity Masks

Let's just be honest here, standard HDR photo processing techniques are about as relevant as dial-up Internet these days. There are many other ways …

Tutorials

The Physics of Drafting in the Tour de France

Power is the most important thing in road bicycle racing like the Tour de France. If you want to move along on a bike at a constant speed, you have …

Tour de France

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Cooking

Incredible moment a see-through snake paralyses an unsuspecting lizard with its venom before swallowing it whole in Vietnam

A nature photographer has captured the precise moment a snake immobilized a lizard with its venomous bite before swallowing it whole.<p>Dao Tan Phat, …

Zoology

Creamy Dijon Chicken

Season chicken with seasoning salt and pepper.<p>Heat 1 tablespoon of oil a large pan or skillet over medium-high heat and cook chicken until crispy and …

Recipes

15 Healthy Meal Prep Recipes For People Who Hate Salad

Living<p>The Official Blake Lively Workout, Straight From Her Trainer<p>Living<p>5 Little-Known Superherbs You Should Know About<p>Living<p>What Happened When I Ate …

Healthy Eating

Pieter Hugo's best photograph: the hyena men of Nigeria

The guys ​always ​had scratch marks everywhere from the baboons – they were always getting into fights with them<p>I first learned about Nigeria’s “hyena men” in 2005, thanks to a picture that had gone viral. The caption said they were debt collectors in Lagos. I knew I had to find them. The country …

Charlie Brown

Don't Read These 13 Terrifying AskReddit Threads Before Bed

Hurry, look up some pictures of cute baby animals before it's too late!<p>The premier spot on the Internet for hearing a total stranger’s most insane …

Horror

Yotam Ottolenghi’s summer recipes

Today I am celebrating the season with three dishes that are perfect for summer dining. To keep things light on a hot day, serve these olive oil flatbreads with a selection of cold cuts and salads. You can whip up my strawberry tiramisu cake the day before, then flip it impressively on to a plate …

Recipes

These Maple Dijon Grilled Brussels Sprouts Are the Perfect Side — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food

These 15 Recipes Turn Chicken Breast into Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's pretty much a given that you'll find chicken breast in regular rotation in my meal plans and at least one or two packs stashed in my freezer at …

Cooking

Instant Pot White Chicken Chili {Gluten-Free}

This Instant Pot White Chicken Chili will be the best recipe that you’ll make this week. I hundred percent know this because I have triple cooked and …

MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow gives a rider’s eye view of the controls

Formula 1 driving & MotoGP riding: four wheels and two. But there is another aspect in which these forms of motorsport vary so wildly, and that’s to do with complexity. A Grand Prix driver will be surrounded by it. A Grand Prix rider has to conjure it.<p>An example of this lies directly in the …

MotoGP

Here are the 16 leaking VPNs to avoid

A VPN is a virtual private network—a way to protect and encrypt your web traffic from prying eyes. There are dozens of VPN services available, but …

8 Flower Photography Tips To Make Your Photographs Bloom

Flowers may be one of the most commonly photographed items, and yet there’s still the occasional shot of a blossom that offers the <i>wow</i> factor. How do …

The 12 Best Subreddits for All-Day Binge Reading

From retail worker horror stories to GIFs you can't stop watching.<p>If you’re looking for a way to unwind and laugh at strangers on the internet, …

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Thigh Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

As far as I am concerned, chicken thighs are the best part of the chicken. They're so flavorful and easy to cook that it's virtually impossible to …