Guillermo A. Ferro F.

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New Spiky-Haired Mammal Roamed During Dinosaurs’ Heyday

Science & InnovationLaelaps<p>When I think of mammals from the Age of Dinosaurs, I think of a shrew-like critter snuffling through the nighttime undergrowth. I can’t help it. That’s the meme that museums, books, and documentaries popularized when I was a fossil-crazed kid.<p>The classic view of the meek …

Gliders

Saturn's Icy Moon Enceladus Is Covered In Tiny Cracks

New views of the moon's secrets<p>The Cassini mission, which has been giving us close-up looks at Saturn and its moons for more than a decade, has made its latest flyby of Enceladus, bringing us Earthlings our closest look yet at the moon's northern region. On October 14, the probe soared about 1,142 …

Astronomy

Popeye's Chicken Anybody Can Make at Home

While I may be the resident chocolate fanatic here, I also love so many other foods as well. One of my absolute favorites of all time is fried chicken. There is just something about frying up chicken that brings me to my happy place.<p>Popeye's chicken you can make at home! That spicy, crunchy fried …

Fried Chicken

Vibrating vest to let deaf people ‘feel’ sound

A vest that allows the profoundly deaf to “feel” and understand speech is under development.<p>The vest features dozens of embedded sensors that vibrate …

Halo 5 Will Deliver Epic "Scope and Scale and Drama"

Following the release of two new Halo 5: Guardians trailers last night that offered cryptic story details and confirmed an October 27 release date for the Xbox One game, Microsoft has now offered even more information about the game by way of a new statement from 343 Industries studio head Bonnie …

Jerk Chicken Wings

Jerk is a Jamaican spice paste that usually includes scallions, habanero chile (also called Scotch bonnet), and allspice. Adjust the amount of chile to suit your taste.

Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather agree £160m Las Vegas mega-fight

Two fighters finally end years of tortured negotiations by agreeing record-breaking MGM Grand date, which is likely to be May 2<p>The richest match-up in boxing history between Floyd Mayweather and <b>Manny Pacquiao</b> has finally been agreed after years of haggling.<p>A source close to the Filipino boxer and …

Crispy Chicken Wings

All-American Buffalo Chicken Tenders

Transform a familiar (and irresistible) bar snack into dinner by serving spicy chicken and a cool dipping sauce with our Potato Salad with Celery and Scallions for a side.

Maryland Fried Chicken With White Gravy Recipe

Ever wonder why there isn't a chicken-fried chicken alternative to chicken-fried steak? Turns out it exists, and it's called Maryland fried chicken. Shallow fried with a simple dredging of seasoned flour until golden, then topped with a white gravy made in the skillet after frying, this is a …

Sizing up a new particle accelerator, and the 'cosmic stupid' limit | Jon Butterworth | Life&Physics

Even if you assume you have the technology and the money to do it, how big should any successor to CERN’s Large Hadron Collider be? Physicists are trying to work it out<p>Somehow, you have to like a paper which contains the phrase<p>Now, let us assume that the effective cross section for the inelastic …

Rémy Martin’s Louis XIII Black Pearl Anniversary Edition

Former cellar master George Clot said, “When you discover Louis XIII, you become a different man,” an adage that only scratches at the surface of the legacy of Rémy Martin’s Louis XIII cognac. Louis XIII was first created in 1874 by Emile Rémy Martin, and has since become a favorite spirit of royal …

Leather Knife Rolls

Bobby Flay uses one of Steven Goodson's custom, handmade leather knife rolls. And have you seen Bobby Flay's wife? Hot. Dude has good taste. Know who …

Scientists Finally Crack The Code Of The Ancient 'Phaistos Disk'

Scientists have been trying to decipher the mysterious "Phaistos Disk" ever since the 4,000-year-old clay disk was discovered in 1908 on the Greek island of Crete.<p>But no one seems to have been able to translate the mysterious language inscribed on the disk, which dates back to 1700 B.C. and the …

The Best Scotch to Buy on a Budget

I've always felt intimidated by Scotch. Unlike some other spirits, it has an air of prestige, like you can't belong to the club of <i>true connoisseurs</i> unless you have oodles of cash to dole out on rare bottlings and have a smoking jacket or two hanging in your closet.<p>Luckily, as a member of the …

Powerful quantum computers move a step closer to reality

Researchers at the University of New South Wales have pushed quantum computers a step closer to reality, which one former NSA technical director says calls for a rethink in how the whole security of the internet is managed.<p>The Australian researchers claim to have developed two new types of quantum …

Meet the Empanadas of Latin America

"Live rabbits hopped out of some of the large empanadas; birds fluttered from others." That's how food historian Rachel Laudan, in her book <i>Cuisine and Empire</i>, describes a feast eaten by Hernán Cortés and the Spanish Viceroy in Mexico City in 1538. Among the myriad dishes at the three-day feast were …

Quiz: Are You a Coffee Snob?

How far will you go for your love of coffee?<p>Coffee culture has infiltrated almost corner of America. This is either the culmination of your …

7 Ways to Make Chicken Parmesan

Crispy, saucy and covered in a glorious blanket of melted cheese, chicken parmesan is utterly satisfying. After mastering the classic version, try …

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The Greatest Space Hack Ever

How duct tape and tube socks saved three astronauts<p>In NASA’s 56 years of operation, it has put men on the moon and robots on Mars. But one of its greatest achievements is less well known: the hack that saved the lives of three stranded astronauts in 1970.<p>When an oxygen tank exploded as Apollo 13 …

This Gun Makes And Fires Paper Airplanes

Yes, you read that correctly.<p>Sometimes, a person accomplishes something so great, so revolutionary, that all they can do is smile as wide as humanly possible and show off the thing. This paper airplane gun, crafted by a 3-D printing and paper airplane enthusiast, is such a device. Wordlessly, the …

San Mateo County

The Best Rums Under $30

It's no secret that it can be hard to find just the right rum to fit your cocktail and budget needs. Yes, it's as easy to pay more than $50 for a bottle straight from Martinique as it is to pick up a handle of Captain Morgan. But sometimes your budget just can't handle an expensive bottle of …

Wine & Spirits

Chicken Cacciatore

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>I couldn't take it anymore. With the weather so warm here for the last couple of weeks, we've been eating salads and quick-grilled meats....tuna and a lot of sandwiches. But I wanted something cooked...something comforting. The other night we caught a few minutes of Bobby Flay doing a …

Recipes

Dry-Aged, Sous Vide, Torched-and-Seared Bone-In Ribeyes (a.k.a. The Ultimate Steak) Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab: 61-Day Dry-Aged, Sous Vide, Torched-and-Seared Bone-in Ribeyes (AKA The Ultimate Steak)</b><p>Ingredients2 bone-in, 2-inch-thick dry-aged ribeye steaks (2 to 3 pounds/900g to 1.3kg total; see note)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper2 tablespoons (30ml) canola oil4 …

Yikes! This cloud on Saturn's moon Titan is made of icy poison

A strange cloud that NASA's Cassini spacecraft spotted on Saturn's moon Titan two years ago appears to be made of icy hydrogen cyanide, a poison that on Earth has been used to kill everything from rats to whales.<p>The toxic cloud, described in the journal Nature, defies expectations for where and how …

Space Combat Won't Look At All Like 'Star Wars'

PBS explains the physics of space skirmishes<p>If humanity brings war into space, what will those battles look like? Well, if our understanding of physics is anything close to correct, they won’t look at all like <i>Star Wars</i>. In this six minute clip by PBS Digital Studios, host Joe Hanson explores the …

World War II