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Italian Cream Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat butter and shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer until fluffy; gradually add sugar, beating well. Add egg yolks, …

Dessert

We asked a physicist: Why can’t we put metal in the microwave?

At a young age, we learned the golden rule of America’s favorite convenience appliance: never put metal in the microwave. But why? What would happen? …

Microwaves

Make a jerry can travel bar

Many a travel bar has passed through my hands over the years, but none as badass as this one. Tom of Well Done Tips has taken a new 20-liter jerry …

Whiskey

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent From $307 a Night, Ranked By Price

Check these out if you're in search of a beautiful, secluded getaway.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, …

Florida

Vitamin D guidelines may be changed following new study

A new study finds that, contrary to popular belief, vitamin D-2 and D-3 do not have equal nutritional value. With vitamin D deficiency on the rise, …

Huge Study Shows Link Between Common Painkillers And Increased Risk of Heart Attack

Here's why you shouldn't panic.<p>A large new study has found a link between taking common over-the-counter pain killers and increased risk of having a …

Tesla is about to confront dueling best- and worst-case scenarios, and anything could happen

Tesla is preparing for its biggest year ever.<p>In the next six months, it will launch the $35,000 Model 3 mass-market car, and, over the course of 2017, the investment community will find out whether Elon Musk's company can live up to its new business model as a vertically integrated energy firm, …

Tesla

The Parasite That Lures Mosquitoes to Humans

Malaria can alter the behavior of insects that spread it.<p>Here are some things parasites will do to survive.<p>The hairworm makes infected crickets commit suicide in water so it can find a mate. Parasitic barnacles invade the bodies of crabs, sterilize them, and then trick them into caring for baby …

Public Health

8 Costly Flight Booking Mistakes You Make All the Time

Before you book your next flight, here's how to make sure you're getting the best deal.<p>Whether you travel for pleasure or for business, buying a …

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a …

Dining Rooms

HSBC: These are the 21 countries where expats have the best lifestyle

The bank asked YouGov to survey nearly 27,000 expats from 190 countries and territories for the report, asking them about how easy it was for them to live, work, and raise a family where they were.<p>For each category, HSBC calculated a score out of 1 and then used the average of those numbers to work …

United Arab Emirates

Here’s a Map of Every Country Where You Shouldn’t Drink the Tap Water

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Travel + Leisure<i>.</i><p>It’s something we seldom remember until it’s too late—where it’s definitely not a good idea to …

Sugar, explained

Sugar is the dietary villain of our day. But the science is complicated.<p>First it was too many calories. Then it was too much fat. Now there’s a full-on war on sugar, our latest dietary enemy No. 1.<p>In health policy and nutrition science circles, this single nutrient is taking up a lot of oxygen …

Porsche is building a stunning Tesla rival — here's everything you need to know

Porsche is working on a stunning, all-electric car that could eventually rival Tesla.<p>Called the Mission E, the battery-powered car is set to enter production in 2020. Porsche is testing the car in the Arctic Circle, presumably to get it ready for a variety of driving conditions, Autocar …

Tesla

Researchers Have Figured Out a Way to Use Salmonella to Eat Tumors

Science is f*cking amazing.<p>Sure, salmonella is known as the reason why we're not supposed to eat raw cookie dough, so it doesn't have the most favorable of reputations (on top of causing over a million cases of food poisoning every year)—but according to new research, it may very well save your …

Lego Boost is going to turn all your Lego toys into programmable robots

Cat robots, super car robots and more: Lego's new kit debuting at CES combines coding and robot-building, and it uses old bricks.<p>CES is full of robots, but Lego robots... well, that doesn't happen every year.<p>Educational codable robot toys have been a mega-trend in kid tech over the last year, from …

10 of the best Windows 10 apps for 2016

After a few bumpy updates and a lot of spit and polish, Windows 10 has shaped up to be a pretty solid OS: fast, stable and delightful to use.<p>We’ve rounded up 10 great new and updated apps for 2016 that you can use to do things like enjoy your media collection, take notes, work on your photos and …

Apps

Find Free Stopovers With This New Flight Search Engine

<i>This article originally appeared on TravelandLeisure.com.</i><p>A new flight search engine launched Monday with the intent of helping travelers find …

This Is The Secret To Making Perfectly Fluffy Scrambled Eggs

For as long as I can remember, I've been making scrambled eggs one way. I melt some butter in a pan, swish it around to get all the corners, crack …

How to make limoncello with just four ingredients and in just 10 days

A four-ingredient recipe for Limoncello is taking the internet by storm.<p>The syrupy-sweet Italian liqueur is notoriously painstaking to make, …

'Game of Thrones' locations in the real world, from King's Landing to the Iron Isles

King's Landing, Dorne, the Iron Isles and the North; all these "Game of Thrones" locations are scattered around our real world. Croatia, Spain, Northern Ireland and more are all stand-ins for the lands of Westeros.<p>Most of the places where the show was shot are pretty easy to get to. Many even have …

30 of the world’s best rooftop bars

IN 2016 we traveled all around the world and personally visited a couple hundred rooftop bars. We’re planning on even more spots in 2017. Why would …

Hong Kong

Microsoft slashes Xbox and Surface prices for Black Friday

Some giant tech companies feel inclined to throw their fans a bone by discounting a few of their biggest products for the holiday season. It's a nice …

Microsoft's answer to IFTTT is now publicly available

After months of public testing, Microsoft has officially launched Flow, its app automation tool that rivals IFTTT and Zapier.<p>The service lets you connect cloud-based apps to chain multiple actions together: For example, you could set it deliver a notification in Slack when someone modifies a shared …

Apps