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Instant Potatoes Are the Key to Quick, Delicious Gnocchi

Welcome back to Sunday Sustenance, the weekly column of simple, delicious meals for the laziest of weekdays. We’ve had thunderstorms and flood …

This Artist Turned iTunes's Terms and Conditions into a Graphic Novel

iTunes

How to back up and protect all your data

No excuses.<p>When you sit down at the computer, you probably don't want to spend your time backing up your files and data. It may not be as entertaining as Netflix or Facebook, but it just might be the most important job you can do on your desktop or laptop machine.<p>Having a comprehensive backup …

Software

MIT Team Builds Functioning Plastic Rocket Nozzle

One small step for 3D-printing.<p>Rocket nozzles are a crucial yet complicated part of any rocket. Their job is to control the flow of exhaust so the rocket gets the maximum possible amount of thrust. This means that nozzles have to be very precisely manufactured, which in today's world usually means …

Maccha House – Kyoto’s No.1 Best Selling Uji Maccha Tiramisu In Singapore

The Uji Maccha Tiramisu, a No.1 best selling dessert from Kyoto Maccha House flagship store, has landed in Singapore.10,000 servings of Kyoto Maccha …

Selling

Make Store-Bought Pasta Sauce Taste Homemade With a Quick Simmer

Marinara and other tomato based pasta sauces aren’t too difficult to make on your own, but sometimes you don’t have the time. This super simple trick …

Grilled Salmon and Pineapple with Avocado Dressing

Place a grill pan over medium-high heat or preheat a gas or charcoal grill.<p>Whisk the oil, chopped basil, chives, chopped tarragon, salt and pepper in …

How to prune your fruit trees now for a summer bumper crop

The edible garden is serene and quiet in winter. Fallen leaves have been gathered and composted, plants are resting quietly, and it's too cold to …

Explore the Interconnected World of Mathematics in One Condensed Map

If diving into the beautiful, complicated world of math sounds intimidating, physicist Dominic Walliman is here to be your guide. In his video, …

Animation

Nabana No Sato: Japan's most extravagant light display | CNN Travel

Empanada Dough Recipe

"This basic dough can be filled with Empanada Pork Filling, then fried or baked."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/3 cup white …

Watch: These Intricate, Handmade Bento Boxes Are Almost Too Cute to Eat

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Braised Short Ribs Done Right

Braising is best during winter months since it fills the house with an unctuous aroma and fills your belly with succulent, spirit-warming meat. The …

The Cup Noodle people are making this really good Final Fantasy fork

The Ultima Weapon Fork may be the best gaming-inspired fork ever<p>Nissin, the maker of Cup Noodle ramen, is doing something special for Final Fantasy’s 30th anniversary. The company is producing a special release of its noodles featuring bosses from the main Final Fantasy franchise and producing a …

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

Baking

Sushi-Inspired Kit Kats Are Being Unleashed Upon Japan

Sushi purists in Japan may have a problem with a new novelty candy from Nestlé. <b>Kit Kat</b>, the chocolate-coated wafer bar with a distinct crunch, will soon be available in the form of sushi, per Kotaku. Three varieties are being produced: tuna, tamago (egg), and uni.<p>A sea urchin-flavored candy bar …

Doubt cast on claims Harvard scientists created ‘metal hydrogen’

Scientists may not have turned hydrogen into metal, a move that was hailed as an astonishing scientific breakthrough.<p>Two physicists at Harvard …

Physicists Have Found a Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Defying one of the most fundamental laws of conductors.<p>Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an …

Ippodo Tea House, Kyoto

Ippodo is the best place in Kyoto to buy green tea, including both leaf tea and powdered tea (matcha). The store is incredibly atmospheric and …

Japan

Bitcoin is 'a great hedge against the system' and could be the new gold

Gold has traditionally been seen as a "safe haven" asset by investors — when uncertainty and risk is high, gold seems like a safe bet. (For a good explanation of why people think this, read our interview with "Made in Chelsea" start-turned-gold miner Francis Boulle.)<p>Bitcoin, likewise, has attracted …

Cryptocurrency

How to Make a Motherboard Cake

Los Angeles baker and author Rosanna Pansino of <i>Nerdy Nummies</i> demonstrated how to make a Motherboard Cake, one of the many creations found in her …

What’s the Best Way to Stop Yourself From Choking?

We’ve all been there. One moment you’re sitting alone watching ridiculous YouTube videos and eating a piece of pizza; the next, you’ve aspirated a …

Red Cross

The Complete Guide to Mastering Chinese Dumplings at Home

The recipes, tools, and tips you need for the endlessly adaptable one-bite marvel<p>Dumplings may be the perfect food: protein, vegetable, and seasoning …

Food & Dining

Hunan Kung Pao Recipe

"This recipe is similar to a famous food chain! Serve over thick noodles."<p>Ingredients<p>4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cut into 1 inch …

Rice Cooking Showdown: Stovetop vs. a Rice Cooker

Growing up, our family’s rice cooker was a staple, like the refrigerator or the kitchen sink. It never occurred to me to <i>not</i> have one. As an adult, I …

A bunch of architects want to build a $26 billion underwater city in Tokyo — take a look

If sea level rise triggers flooding in our cities, if climate change makes it impossible to grow food for billions of people, or if there's some other as-yet unthinkable apocalyptic disaster, humans will need a new home.<p>The architects at Shimizu Corporation, a Tokyo-based firm, want to build …

Sea Level

Trending on Remodelista: Ikea Essentials and Budget Remodels

This week the Remodelista editors showed their frugal side. With Ikea hacks and tips for budget remodels, they figured out how to save money on …

Claire Ptak’s pancake recipes for Dutch babies and American popovers | Baking

Add a few extra ingredients or change your cooking method and a simple batter can flip the end result from savoury – as in these American popovers – to sweet, like lemony, puffy Dutch babies<p>Batter is a wonderful thing. Baked, griddled or fried, it can be transformed into dramatically different …