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The Awful Reign of the Red Delicious

How the worst apple took over the United States, and continues to spread<p>At the supermarket near his home in central Virginia, Tom Burford likes to loiter by the display of Red Delicious. He waits until he spots a store manager. Then he picks up one of the glossy apples and, with a flourish, scrapes …

11 Grocery Store Items You Could Be Making at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With eleven easy DIY recipes, you can make headway on your ever-growing grocery list, right from the comfort of your kitchen.</i><p>Unless you've just …

Onions

Cool riders: on the road with outlaw biker gangs in the 60s – in pictures

Way before there was Easy Rider, a young photographer called Danny Lyon went on the road with motorcycle gangs and published The Bikeriders, an iconic and seminal glimpse into outlaw life taken between 1963 and 1967.<p>Showing at the Atlas Gallery, London, from 19 June to 16 August.

Tomato Confit

Tomato Confit from Farm Fresh To You• 10 x medium tomatoes, sliced in half<br>• 1/2 cup Olive Oil<br>• 2 x Thyme sprigs<br>• 2 x rosemary sprigs<br>• 2 x basil sprigs <br>Read …

Tomatoes

How to Cook the 5 Different Types of Pacific Salmon

Here are the five types of Pacific salmon—and what to do with them.<p>Another reason to choose wild salmon: the wonderful variety available. Here are the five types of Pacific salmon—and what to do with them:<p><b>Chinook</b><p>Also known as king, its nicely fatty flesh is ideal for slow-roasting.<p><b>Sockeye</b><p>Sometimes …

Salmon

So What The Hell Is Yeast, Anyway, And How Does It Work?

You probably think of yeast as the thing that comes in these little packets and "magically" makes your bread rise. Or, more likely, you probably don't think about yeast at all -- we don't blame you. But people, you should give yeast a moment's thought because yeast is a really amazing thing. These …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

A Definitive Guide To All The Berries You Want To Eat This Summer

For too many reasons to count, summer is the best season for eating. First there's the fresh produce -- corn, tomatoes and peaches -- and then there's the outdoor grilling -- smoky meats, light seafood and charred vegetables -- and of course it's also ice cream season. One of summer's greatest …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Eggs

Drone club for kids with autism is really, really awesome

These videos will make you smile.<p>To help kids on the autism spectrum see the world in brand-new ways, a team of parents has equipped them with technical lessons, drones, and video cameras. "Taking Autism To The Skies" (TATTS) is a crowdfunded project that combines teamwork, film-making, geography, …

Golden Rice And GMOs: The Best Solutions To World Hunger?

Earlier in the week I wrote an article about genetically engineered food, and why I thought it was a bad idea. I questioned the use of science to justify the promotion of Golden Rice, and asserted that there were other, more promising ways of providing nutrition to those who need it.<p>The article …

Legislature Carves a Place for African-American Hair Care

May 24, 2013 – A few years ago, Amber Starks wanted to volunteer her hair braiding and weaving skills to African-American kids in foster homes, but …

Hair Care

Historic Fort On The English Channel Converted Into A Luxury Boutique Hotel

The Spitbank Fort Sea Hotel is one of the three forts which were built off the Victorian Coast of Southampton and Portsmouth in the 1700s. They were …

Luxury Lifestyle

Mother Falcon

When it comes to Tiny Desk Concerts, we're suckers for milestones at NPR Music: We're gearing up to acknowledge No. 300, for example, and are constantly taking note of the first time a musician trots out a particular rare instrument or does something else no one has done in front of us before. The …

Woodwinds

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news and sport from around the world this week

Five Minutes with Director Zachary Heinzerling

Ushio and Noriko Shinohara, the couple at the center of director Zachary Heinzerling’s new documentary <i>Cutie and the Boxer</i>, have a complicated history that results in an unusual dynamic: he was a budding action painter and sculptor in the late ‘60s downtown New York art scene when she, an aspiring …

Real Food - How and Where to Find Good Sources

<b>Once I got into the DIY habit</b>, my attention naturally shifted to food. How could I apply the same principles (creativity, frugality, etc.) toward …

Agriculture

Homemade Body Wash That Is Moisturizing and Natural

<b>I always crack up at those chewing gum commercials that ask</b>, “Feeling dirty?” And their answer to cleaning up is to pop a piece of gum in your mouth. …

Incredibly Easy Way to Grow Italian Herbs

How to Grow an Italian Herb Garden<p>Italy is said to have some of the best cuisine in the world and, at the heart of that cuisine are their famous …

Gardening

How to Throw a Perfect Bonfire Party

Throwing the perfect party can definitely be a challenge. But throwing the perfect bonfire party? That one is pretty doable, actually. Bonfires are …

Decorations

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DIY: Instant Wine Bar

Here’s a clever idea we spotted at the Medlock Ames Winery in Healdsburg, CA: a picnic table as wine tasting bar.<p>Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape …

The Secret Sauce: 5 Common Home Remedies Explained

These days, stores stockpile products that can solve everything from household messes to ant invasions. But there’s something to be said for handling …

Alternative Medicine

Build an Easy DIY Garden Fence - No. 2 Pencil

It’s been three and a half months since we planted our raised vegetable garden beds, and they are doing really well. The veggies are so tempting, we …

Dr. Weil - Integrative Medicine, Healthy Lifestyles & Happiness

"As a practitioner and teacher of integrative medicine for the last thirty years, it has been my personal mission to drive research, education, and …

How I Made My Worst Hire of All Time | Inc.com

As an entrepreneur, I’ve mostly exhibited a good balance of cerebral and intuitive decision-making, but there have been key moments when I should have listened to my gut.<p>Gut feelings can be useful in a variety of situations, but I believe they’re most important when it comes to other people, …

Employment