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Shoyu Ramen

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Bringing ramen home takes a trip to an Asian market, three days of work, and your largest pot, but this low-stress (really!) labor of love might be the best soup you'll ever make.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kombu Dashi and Tare<p>2 pieces dried kombu<p>½ cup …

Eggs

From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

Meditation

Basics #1: 3 Essential Ways to Navigate Like a Pro

Inside Flipboard / August 12, 2014<p>In the spirit of the approaching back-to-school season, we thought it might be a good time to educate on Flipboard, …

Microsoft is on a roll, unveils second killer smartphone camera innovation in less than a week

Although its Windows Phone platform may stuck in the mud, that hasn’t stopped Microsoft from developing some killer smartphone camera technologies …

I Couldn't Have Paid for Uni without Having Sex for Money

No jobs, no benefits – so why are the government surprised when the poor turn to crime?<p><i>Illustration by Sam Taylor</i><p>Back when I was a student I listened to a lot of Hot Chip and fucked a lot of guys for money. I basically have a degree in fucking. I have a proper degree too, on our much-loved English …

Strictly Come Dancing

We Need More Common Slags Like Me in British Politics

UK's poor kids haven't been conned out of a future – they were never sold one in the first place.<p><i>Illustration by Sam Taylor. Photo by Ryan Harding Photography.</i><p>I’ve pretty much shat myself twice over the past six months, or at least I would have done if I wasn’t, like, totally cool. The first time …

United Kingdom

Gates reasserts dominance of rich list as wealth report shows boom-time for billionaires

Microsoft founder crowned world’s richest man after 12 months which proved fruitful for the planet’s billionaires<p>Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, has reaffirmed his position as the world’s richest man, according to a wealth league table which showed how 2013 proved to be a bonanza year for the …

Trickle-down economics is the greatest broken promise of our lifetime

The richest 85 people in the world have as much wealth as the poorest 3.5bn. That should be a wake-up call to the deepest sleepers<p>The richest 85 people in the world have as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion – or half the world's entire population – put together. This is the stark headline of a …

Farinata genovese (Genovese Chickpea Flatbread)

One of the iconic dishes of Ligurian cuisine, just as typical of the region as pesto, the <b>chickpea flatbread</b> known as <i>la farina genovese</i> deserves to be …

Aglio, olio e peperoncino (Pasta with Garlic, Oil and Hot Pepper)

Here’s another super simple pasta that I call the “mother of all pasta dishes” since its garlic and oil base forms the foundation for countless other …

14 Recipes to Gorge On This Mardi Gras

<i>Holidays based around eating are ones we would never dream of skipping. Number one on our list this month is Mardi Gras. Here is an updated version of last year's celebratory round-up, with a few tantalizing additions that will really make you hungry:</i><p>You wouldn't know it from the sloppy tourists …

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60: pros and cons, how-to, news and more - CNET

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60<p>Lexy Savvides 24 February 2014<p>First impressions<p>As ubiquitous as the smartphone may be for everyday photography, there is …

Intensive Gardening: Grow More Food in Less Space (With the Least Work!) - Organic Gardening

Whether you grow food on a spacious homestead or are digging into your first urban garden, ditching the plant-by-rows approach and instead adopting …

Seeds for My City - Easy to Make Seed Bombs

Introduction: Seeds for My City - Easy to Make Seed Bombs<p>The technique for creating seed balls was developed by Japanese natural farming pioneer …

Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you thought

As we’ve written before, the mysterious mass die-off of honey bees that pollinate $30 billion worth of crops in the US has so decimated America’s <i>apis mellifera</i> population that one bad winter could leave fields fallow. Now, a new study has pinpointed some of the probable causes of bee deaths and the …

Insects

The Only Seafood Recipes You'll Ever Need

Photo credit: Half Baked Harvest, The Woks of Life<p>Seafood's one of those ingredients that not everyone feels comfortable cooking. There's something about fish scales or having to deal with mollusk shells that puts people off. But there's nothing to be scared of -- not even the fishy smell if you …

Make John F. Kennedy's New England Fish Chowder Recipe

On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's death, cook up a batch of his favorite New England Fish Chowder<p>Today marks the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination. Political commentators are musing on the president’s enduring legacy; gossips are surmising about his alleged …

New England

How to Cook Lobster Mexican-Style, According to Chef Shannon Bard

Chef Shannon Bard from Zapoteca in Portland, ME, brings together Mexico and Maine in lobster tacos.<p>We never say no to lobster, pretty much as a rule, but when we heard about <b>Chef Shannon Bard</b> from Zapoteca restaurant in Portland, Maine, and her <b>chipotle chile lobster tacos</b>, the combination gave us …

Cooking

Seared Scallops with Greens and Orzo | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Chard stirred into rice-shaped pasta gives this risotto-like dish a vegetable component and transforms it into the perfect base for quickly browned sea scallops. The quick pan sauce gains bright flavor from sherry vinegar. This fast, simple dish is easy to prepare on a weeknight, but elegant enough …

Pasta

Creamy Bay Scallop Spaghetti - Pasta with Bay Scallops and Sherry Cream Sauce

Game Day Eats: 13 Guacamole Recipes We Love

GalleryGame Day Eats: 13 Guacamole Recipes We Love<p>Guacamole is a staple party food that's practically mandatory at game day gatherings. We've been to a fair number of fêtes where a sad, browning tub of store-bought guac languishes amidst the celebration spread. There are really few excuses for not …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Brussels Sprouts, In Season in December

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking Brussels sprouts, in season in December<p>Earthy, nutty-tasting Brussels sprouts get a bad rap because they are so easy to overcook, resulting in a mushy texture and pungent aroma. When cooked properly, these little cabbages are crisp-tender, with a pleasant crunch …

Cooking

How to Make Vinegar at Home - Real Food

In <i>Ruhlman’s Twenty</i>, food writer Michael Ruhlman asserts that acid is second only to salt for elevating the flavors of your cooking. Just a few drops …

Vinegar

The 5 Best Pieces of Advice If You Want to Start a Small Container Garden

Last week we asked those of you who garden in small spaces to share your best advice for starting and maintaining a successful kitchen garden in pots …

Gardening

Growing tough herbs that survive heat and drought, by Penny Woodward

By Penny Woodward<p>Bees love thymes including Lemon thyme, Thymus citriodorus.<p>As global warming bites, water becomes more precious and the heat …

12 Easy Herbs to Grow from Seeds

These <b>12</b> <b>Easy Herb to grow from seed</b> can be grown in containers or in a garden bed. If you are new to gardening or <b>g</b><b>rowing herbs</b> it is best to start out …

Britain's best fish'n'chip shops

Quayside in Whitby is officially Britain's best fish'n'chip shop – but it had to fight off strong competition from a new wave of top-quality chippies<p>Britain has a new fish'n'chip shop of the year. On Wednesday night, Quayside in Whitby, North Yorkshire, went head-to-head with the nine other …

30 Minute Portobello Fried Brown Rice

30 Minute Portobello Fried Brown Rice.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 20, 2014 85<p>In true Jessica fashion, I have a new favorite meal.<p>No shock value there, as my …

NASA Unveils Amazing Renders Of Its New, Massive SLS Rocket

Nasa has released a new artist's impression of its new rocket launch system.<p>And it's… massive.<p>The SLS ('Space Launch System') is the next-generation …

Bonkers Awesome Mushroom and Onion Shells and Cheese

This is the second time in a week that the Pioneer Woman has me bringing down my Dutch oven from the top kitchen shelves. First it was the Pistachio, …