Patrick St. Pierre

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Physicists Want to Rebuild Quantum Theory From Scratch

Scientists have been using quantum theory for almost a century now, but embarrassingly they still don’t know what it means. An informal poll taken at …

Quantum Mechanics

One-Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta Is Ready in 30 Minutes

You can quench a taco craving with fish tacos, chicken tacos, cauliflower tacos, or breakfast tacos, but a ground beef taco is the quintessential …

Pasta

This Real-Life, Coin-Shooting Mario Block Is My New Retirement Plan

Stressed about job security? Worried about making ends meet? Super Mario might be a plumber, but do you ever see him fixing pipes? No, and why would …

Coin Collecting

Best bad idea ever? Why Putin’s nuclear-powered missile is possible… and awful

Nuclear-powered cruise missiles? The US worked on them in the 1950s.<p>In a March 1, 2018 speech before Russia's Federal Assembly, Russian President …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Tom Kitchin’s recipe for peppered fillet steaks

This is a classic, a dish that will never go out of fashion. If you’re looking for a treat or to impress someone, this is at the top of my list. Whenever I make this recipe, I look forward to the moment when the steaks are returned to the pan to be covered in sauce. At that point, I just know how …

Whole Grain

Crock Pot Sweet And Sour Ribs Recipe

Want more from Genius Kitchen?<p>Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.<p>“This is so easy to do and it makes …

Hummus isn't meant to be a dip

Maybe you’ve had this sandwich: A thick layer of garlicky chickpeas, smooshed to the consistency of mashed potatoes cemented cucumbers, sprouts, tomatoes and havarti cheese between two slices of wheaty, seedy bread, avocado optional. When I was in college in the 1990s it was my lunchtime go-to. The …

Food

3D Printing On Fabric To Create Dragon Scales And More

If you have access to a 3D printer and are looking to design or make wearables, fashion accessories or cosplay items you may be interested in an …

Insanely Talented tattoo Artist Creates the Most Realistic Portrait Tattoos You’ve Ever Seen

At just 30-years-old, Karol Rybakowski is already one of the biggest names in the world of tattoos, and looking at some of his works, it’s pretty …

The Arts

Watch the World's Deadliest — and Cutest — Cat Murder its Way to Your Heart

Tiny, but fierce.<p>When I was in elementary school, my music teacher used to tell me that “dynamite comes in small packages” as a way to make me feel …

Making a Benchtop Jointer Out of Plywood

Gökmen Altuntas is like a woodworker’s answer to a Von Neumann machine (a machine that replicates itself). Over the coarse of the videos on this channel, you get to see a whole workshop being homemade, one tool at a time. In one of the recent videos, it’s a benchtop jointer that gets constructed …

Crockpot Chicken Curry

This ingredient list looks long, but most of the ingredients are spices that are quickly added to the crockpot. More curry powder is added at the end …

The Coming Software Apocalypse

A small group of programmers wants to change how we code—before catastrophe strikes.<p>There were six hours during the night of April 10, 2014, when the entire population of Washington State had no 911 service. People who called for help got a busy signal. One Seattle woman dialed 911 at least 37 …

The 30 best weapons in ‘Destiny 2,’ and where to find them

<i>Destiny 2</i> is all about finding newer, better guns scattered throughout the solar system and across its many activities. There are a ton of great …

Multi-tools

Vegan Crock Pot Curried Rice and Lentils

Inspired by more traditional Indian recipes, this quick and easy curried rice and lentils is a full vegetarian and vegan meal right out of your crock …

Canceled Halo Chronicles is finally detailed in epic Halo oral history

Also, Peter Jackson totally made a working Warthog, and a Bungie staffer crashed it.<p>The <i>Halo</i> game series received its first-ever comprehensive oral …

Halo

Slow Cooker Vanilla Coconut Granola (Gluten-Free, Vegan)

<i>The ultimate no-fuss granola recipe! Slow Cooker Vanilla Coconut Granola made right in the crock-pot, is gluten-free, vegan, and allergy-free! This</i> …

Easy Honey Garlic Slow Cooker Ribs

So easy and so TASTY.<p>Servings: 3–4<p>1 (2½–3 lb) rack of pork ribs, halved<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>1 tablespoon pepper<p>1 tablespoon paprika<p>1 tablespoon chili powder<p>1 cup honey<p>½ cup soy sauce<p>10 cloves garlic, minced<p>1. Season ribs evenly with salt, pepper, paprika, and chili powder. Rub in on all sides.<p>2. Add …

Cooking

You Need This Chili Mac & Cheese Mash-Up ASAP

Set a 5-quart or larger slow cooker to low and allow it to heat while the beef browns.<p>Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat until …

Cooking

A DIY Volta Hailstorm Puts Shocking Weather Right In Your Hands

Static electricity is more than rubbing your head.<p>Static electricity is governed by what is known as Coulomb's Law, which shows how electrically charged particles interact with each other even at a physical distance. That law can make for some pretty cool party tricks. If you want to take Coulomb's …

People Are 3D Printing Cat Armor Using This Blueprint, And It’s Pawsome

A creative named Jwall from PrintThatThing just made his orange tabby cat Bobo 3D armor. Now his feline is battle-ready and not afraid of any …

$70 DIY acoustic tractor beam moves objects with sound

Tractor beams may soon be no longer fictional tools under the command of starship captains, as a team of researchers at the UK’s University of …

Quantum Mechanics

Who Needs a Lava Lamp When You Can Make a Storm Glass?

Bizarre weather that fits on your desk.<p>While the snow globe has become a fixture on the mantles of welcoming grandparents everywhere, it's got a much cooler cousin that you might not have heard of. How can you make a snow globe cool, or cooler than it already is? Easy—make a storm glass.<p>Storm …

Here is how you can use a 3D printer to make your own camera lens filter

If you are looking to add a little flair to your photos and happen to have a 3D printer laying around, you are in luck. Thanks to the YouTube channel …

Taco Chili (Crock Pot Friendly!)

Taco Chili is a fun way to change up taco night! Hot and hearty, this gluten-free chili recipe will be a favorite all year long. Make on the stovetop …

Cooking

Crock-Pot® Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes

This Crock-Pot® Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes recipe is so easy, and feeds a crowd with very little prep! It’s a great recipe for casual …

Cooking

How to Hide $400 Million

A few weeks after she realized her husband was finally leaving her, Sarah Pursglove flew down to the Bahamas to figure out how much money he really had. Like many women married to very wealthy men, she didn’t know much about the family accounts. Her husband, a Finnish entrepreneur named Robert …

Corruption

Crockpot Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Soup

Dice onion and celery. Remove creamer potatoes from the microwave package (setting aside the cheese packets for later) and slice them in half (or in …

Cooking