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The Tastiest Roast Chicken You Can Make Owes Its Flavor to… Mold?

It adds umami, lends sweetness, and makes meat more tender. Meet the ingredient of the future: koji<p>At some of the most inventive restaurants in the country, there’s mold in the food. (Stay with us here.) And it’s making everything it touches taste distinctly, shockingly delicious. We’re talking …

Cooking

Dark Spot in Mars Photo Is Probably Wreckage of European Spacecraft

A dark splotch on Mars most likely marks the remnants of a spacecraft that tried to land there this week, the European Space Agency said on Friday.<p>Officials at the space agency had not been optimistic about the fate of the Schiaparelli lander but lacked conclusive evidence that it had been …

Space

A massive cyberattack blocked your favorite websites; FBI and Homeland Security are investigating

The Department of Homeland Security and the<p>FBIare investigating a massive cyberattack that stopped or slowed access to Twitter, Spotify, Amazon and other sites Friday by targeting a firm responsible for routing Internet traffic their way.<p>Dyn, a New Hampshire Internet services company, reported …

Cybersecurity

No, Facebook isn't going to make all your private photos public tomorrow

A well-worn hoax status post is doing the rounds on social media again – but do you know what Facebook really cando with your pictures?<p>A hoax Facebook status threatening that the company is about to reveal all of your private photos and messages has resurfaced again. The status message, and …

You may soon be able to buy broadband from Amazon Prime

Amazon may be about to become an internet service provider in Europe, a report has claimed.<p>According to <i>The Information</i>, the retailer is considering …

This Company Has Acquired the Most Artificial Intelligence Startups

Mergers and acquisitions of artificial intelligence startups have been on the rise since 2011. This company is leading the trend.<p>Large tech companies are snatching up artificial intelligence startups left and right. Who's the biggest eater? Turns out, it's a very familiar name.<p>Google has acquired …

France Is Pushing For a Tax on YouTube and Netflix

French lawmakers voted in favor of a “YouTube tax” that would apply a 2% levy on all streaming video, and a 10% rate on any online films that are …

5 tiny changes that can lead to major weight loss

In the Unites States, 70 percent of adults are overweight, with 37 percent being obese. With these numbers, it is no surprise that most people have been on some sort of diet at some point of their lives. Many fad diets may lead to initial weight loss, yet most are not healthy and are not …

Nutrition

The main factors that affect the price of a home

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Median home sale prices have risen on a year-over-year basis for 52 consecutive months. In …

25 things you don't actually need to keep in the fridge

Make some room in your fridge by storing these room-temperature-happy items in the pantry.<p>There is probably a bunch of things in your fridge that doesn't need to be there. Removing these items from your fridge can free up space and improve the taste and quality of items that should be stored at …

Healthy Twists on Fall Favorites

What's the perfect cure for pumpkin spice fatigue? These out-of-the-box recipes from Pinterest queen and Little Bits Of blogger Kelsey Preciado, who created some wildly inventive uses for fall’s fresh harvest.<p><b>If you love sweet potatoes, try: Sweet Potato Toast With Avocado</b><p>Packed with vitamin A, …

Recipes

Some Business Owners Say This Election Makes Campaign Signs Worth The Risk

Expressing political beliefs with a yard sign is common. But business owners can hurt their bottom lines by advertising an opinion.<p>Political scientists and marketing experts generally advise against doing that, as we first reported during the 2012 election.<p>Despite the advice, some business owners …

Colin Kaepernick

Nihari lamb - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>150ml sunflower oil<br>• 4 whole cloves<br>• 3-4 cardamom pods<br>• 1 fresh bay leaf<br>• 3 large white onions, finely chopped<br>• 1kg British free-range lamb leg …

Eating cinnamon cools off your stomach, says study

A possible unexpected benefit of cinnamon: A study in <i>Scientific Reports</i> suggests it can lower stomach temperature by up to 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit, Live Science reports.<p>While the study used pigs, researchers say the same should hold true for humans. Eating cinnamon with meals seemed to lowered …

Wellness

With This Technique, You’ll Never Have to Chop Another Clove of Garlic

You're still mincing your garlic? Get with the times, man.<p>What if we told you that everything you knew about garlic was a lie? The vampires. The mincing. Well, just those two things really. Cooking chopped garlic is a frustrating pursuit. The smaller pieces brown before the slightly larger ones, …

Cooking

Proxima b: Newly discovered planet 'likely' to support life, say scientists

The discovery of alien life could be a step closer after scientists found a newly discovered planet is “likely” to harbour life forms.<p>A team at the …

Jalapeno Popper Quesadillas Recipe

Recipe by: laurieish<p>"This is a great alternative to deep-fried jalapeno poppers that's much easier to make and healthier too. Slice into small wedges …

Cooking

How to Pickle Anything, Easily

Everything you need to know on how to get started pickling your fruits and vegetables.<p>Often, even after you have put up endless rows of colorful …

Green Living

If you've ever created a Yahoo account, take these steps immediately to protect your data

It’s not just your Yahoo account that’s vulnerable.<p>If you’ve ever signed up for an account with Yahoo, there’s cause for concern. The company confirmed today, after <b>Recode</b> broke the story last night, that 500 million user accounts were breached in a massive hack.<p>That’s larger than the population of …

Information Systems

Heinz Ketchup proves that Donald Trump is out of his mind

Trump wants to end food safety regulation. Seriously.<p>Food poisoning will make America great again!<p>Or, at least, that’s what Republican presidential …

Agriculture

Canned pumpkin is not what you think it is

So there you are, drinking your first PSL (ahem, that's Pumpkin Spice Latte) of the season.<p>But wait.<p>What I'm about to tell you could rock your Starbucks-loving world: The coffee drink that makes you feel like you're eating liquid pumpkin pie is in fact a SSL. Yes, that is a Squash Spice Latte. …

Recipes

Deutsche Bank to fight Department of Justice's $14bn fine

DoJ claim against Deutsche far outstrips the bank’s and investors’ expectations for such costs<p>Deutsche Bank has vowed to challenge a $14bn claim by the US Department of Justice to settle an investigation into its selling of mortgage-backed securities.<p>The claim against Deutsche, which the bank said …

Elizabeth Warren Blasts Bankers: You’re Not Too Big to Jail

Donald Trump might say. disrespectfully to be sure, <i>Pocahontas is on the warpath.</i><p>This week, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) launched a multi-front …

Nicotine Only Controls You Because You Believe In It

In the battle of you versus cigarettes, your brain has more power than you think<p>Nicotine needs you just like you need it. That sweet release of dopamine only happens if you really believe in it.<p>A new study in <i>Frontiers in Psychiatry</i> found that only smokers who thought that their cigarettes contained …

Go with the flow: 10 active volcanoes you really should visit

There’s something about visiting an active volcano that ignites the imagination: what devastation will this brooding peak wreak; what havoc has it already caused; will we make it out of here before she blows?<p>And for those who like to live dangerously, there are plenty of active volcanoes that are …

Geology

Wells Fargo Fined $185 Million on Phony Accounts, Fires 5,300 Staff

California and federal regulators fined Wells Fargo a combined $185 million on Thursday, alleging the bank's employees illegally opened millions of unauthorized accounts for their customers in order to meet aggressive sales goals.<p>A staggering 5,300 employees at Wells Fargo were fired in connection …

Finance

Welcome to Tax Haven, U.S.A.: Apple, Ireland and the American corporate tax giveaway

Apple’s deal with Ireland shows how corporations dodge taxes. Now the U.S. is out to punish them — with a tax break<p>It’s hard to come up with a better example of just how topsy-turvy the global corporate tax situation is than Ireland’s effort to prevent Apple Inc. from paying it more than $14 …

How a bite from a stray dog shows the sick state of U.S. healthcare

Jan Kern was bitten by a stray dog while traveling abroad and ended up with a jaw-dropping illustration of why the U.S. healthcare industry is completely sick.<p>That's because she underwent a series of rabies shots in three countries at four medical facilities. What that revealed, and which will …

Health Care