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12 Ways Corporations Are Secretly Manipulating Your Emotions

You might not realize it, but all sorts of companies have developed all sorts of tactics meant to encourage you to take out that credit card.<p>What do they know that we don't? The corporate powers that be have long recognized that human beings are not rational creatures, but rather emotional beings …

Cranberry Apple Stuffed Pork Loin Recipe

"An easy and impressive dish that tastes wonderful."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup chicken flavored dry stuffing mix<p>1/2 cup water<p>1 (3 pound) boneless pork loin …

Rosemary Chili-Lime Butternut Squash Rounds

2<p>By Geoffry Le Cher <br>@Geoffry<p>OMG....<p>N'uff said.<p>Blue Ribbon Recipe<p>Perfect side dish or light dinner for the fall! You can add chili powder to your …

Cooking

Food Fight: Give Synthetic Meat a Chance

<i>This article was produced in partnership with Climate Confidential. It is one part of a two story debate. Read the other side of the argument …

Is this the future of food?

Consumption of food such as kale has exploded in the US over the last few years - what will be the next trend?<p>Food can live and die by trends. One of the <b>US</b>' current favourites, kale, has more than doubled its growth in the last five years.<p>What's next for the food industry?<p>Red Rooster chef and …

From Kale To Pale Ale, A Love Of Bitter May Be In Your Genes

The word bitter can make some of us wince. In conversation, we talk of "a bitter pill to swallow" or "bittersweet" memories.<p>But if you're puzzled by the bad emotional rap on bitter — perhaps you even <i>like</i> the taste of bitter greens or bitter beer — it may say something about your genes.<p>Scientists …

The 'Miracle' Berry That Could Replace Sugar

Miracle fruit contains a protein called miraculin that tastes sweet enough to replicate the effect of sugar. Why isn't it widely used as a healthy sweetener?<p>Of all our senses, taste is the one that people associate most strongly with expectations of pleasure. But indulgence comes at a cost. Almost …

Breadfruit: The Next Superfood To End World Hunger?

Move over kale, there's a new superfood in town and it's here to end world hunger.<p>The could-be hero is called breadfruit although it doesn't really seem like a fruit at all. It's large with prickly skin and tastes like a baked potato or -- you guessed it -- bread when prepared.<p>Breadfruit grows on …

Science Says Weed Makes Food Taste and Smell Better

Anyone who's ever smoked a joint knows that weed can make you ravenously hungry. But why? According to recent research, THC can make your brain smell and taste food far more acutely while high—meaning there's a scientific basis for the munchies.<p>Duringthe AIDS crisis of the 1980s, a little old lady …

19 Cloud Storage Services Recommended By Our Readers [We Ask You Results] | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Individuals and businesses are increasingly using the cloud to back up data, to store files, and to share them with other individuals or businesses. …

Become a vegetable growing pro in no time with this handy cheat sheet.

Cooking meals with fresh vegetables grown right in your backyard can be very rewarding. Not only is it healthier than buying them from the store, but …

Gardening

5 Surprising Things You Can Do with Vinegar

There are some products hiding in your pantry that can actually be useful for multiple everyday things. I'm not talking about mayonnaise hair conditioning treatments, but rather real cleaning and cooking hacks that everyone should try -- and it starts with a bottle of vinegar. This product is not …

The Best Thing To Eat In 35 Countries Around The World

Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. We added in some of our own selections.<p>From wiener schnitzel in Austria to feijoada in Brazil to katsudon in Japan, don't miss these 35 …

50 Places to Visit in All 50 States

America is truly beautiful, from California to New York, from the redwood forests to the Gulf Stream waters — and don’t forget the amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties. To celebrate this amazing country that’s brimming with beauty and diversity, we wanted to capture one “must-see” …

The Down And Dirty History Of TMZ

How a lawyer from the San Fernando Valley created a gossip empire and transformed himself into the most feared man in Hollywood, all by breaking a few long-held rules and, as rumor has it, lording over a notorious vault full of secrets.<p>For just $53, you can purchase a guaranteed front-of-the-bus …

Journalism

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 100+ genius bathroom ideas.

Summer Salad

10 great uses for old Android phones/tablets

There’s so much that your Android device is capable of and you just haven’t realized it yet. So, with a little bit of effort, you can help your old Android device break free from the depths of your cupboard.<p>Here are some of the best examples.<p>1. Alarm clock<p>People still buy dedicated alarm clocks? …

Gear & Gadgets

5 Cheap And Delicious Dinners To Cook This Week

Four people, five nights, $50. It doesn't get any cheaper than that.<p>Your safest bet is to make them all within a week of grocery shopping to ensure that the ingredients stay fresh. It's not the biggest deal if you do it over the course of 10 days or so.<p>If you don't plan on making the arugula salad …

Spices

Two Friends Hiked For 10 Months And Captured This Breathtaking Footage Of Yosemite

Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill are adventurers.<p>Over the course of 10 months, the friends backpacked 200 miles through Yosemite National Park, capturing a combined 45 days of unbelievably beautiful footage.<p>Their video is called Project Yosemite.<p>It will give viewers the experience of seeing …

Awe-inspiring ancient sites

Taken from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Experiences</i>, may we present a bevy of BC (or thereabouts) beauties that have stood the test of time without losing any of their ability to drop your jaw.<p>Pyramids of Giza, Egypt<p>Egypt’s a country rich in both World Heritage sites and tourist clichés, and at the …

Ancient History

Top things to do in Rome

Few cities evoke the sheer wonder and amazement of Rome. Ancient history, outstanding art and religious icons are around every corner and when it all gets too much you can just join the locals in sipping espresso in one of the city's many squares. With so much to see and do, the real test will be …

The best alternatives to Google's own Android apps

As Android has evolved, Google's worked increasingly hard to keep users locked into its ecosystem. The search giant creates new apps, retains users by giving them a thoroughly decent out-of-the-box experience and then charges device makers for a license to embed them on their phones and tablets. …

Professional Chefs Reveal 7 Tips For Cooking The Perfect Steak

But when it comes cooking a steak, I've always been a little timid. No longer!<p>Researching our America's Best New Steakhouse Recipes story for our February issue was the ultimate crash course in how — and how <i>not</i>— to cook steak.<p>Chatting with some of America's best meat cooks banished my fears.<p>We …

Mysteriously Playful Composite Images by Dariusz Klimczak

Polish photographer Dariusz Klimczak constructs surreal landscapes through clever manipulation. Each image in the skilled photo editor's growing collection is a composite of multiple elements that work in unison to present a cohesive, albeit unusual, scene. More often than not, Klimczak's subjects …

Photography

Marcus Samuelsson Will Change Your Yogurt Routine

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>How many of us eat the same yogurt for breakfast every morning? Even if you love the stuff, the routine can start to feel staid.<p>We recently caught up with Marcus Samuelsson at the re-opening of New York's Chobani store. The Red Rooster …