Sammy Avendano

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Salted-Caramel Six-Layer Chocolate Cake

If you don't own a candy thermometer, this cake offers a good excuse to buy one. It sounds a little nitpicky, but the caramel should reach exactly 238 degrees. (Any less and the cake layers wont hold together properly; any more and the caramel will turn hard.) Precision will also pay off with the …

23 Scary-Sweet Halloween Cake Recipes

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Our Favorite Disney Sweet for National Cookie Month

Who knew that October is National Cookie Month? It’s the perfect excuse to bake a warm, sugary batch, and just in time for Halloween, we’re sharing …

Limited Edition Gold PlayStation 4 Bundle Unveiled

Guy Longworth Senior Vice President, PlayStation Brand Marketing has taken to the PlayStation blog today to introduce a new Limited Edition Gold …

Samsung To Launch Galaxy S6 Leasing Program In The US

When the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus were announced, Apple revealed a new leasing program that would let you change your handset every 12 months, …

5 Reasons We May Live in a Multiverse

The universe we live in may not be the only one out there. In fact, our universe could be just one of an infinite number of universes making up a …

29 Mouthwatering Fall Recipes You'll Want to Make ASAP

Though the sun is out and shining, there's just a slight nip in the air, which can only mean fall is here. And as much as we love fall fashion, …

Recipes for Movie Night

Kids and adults will clamor for this sweet, crunchy caramel corn.

Our Ultimate Frosting Glossary: From Buttercream to Royal Icing

Named for the amount of time the egg whites have to be whipped with the corn syrup, this frosting actually takes closer to 20 minutes from start to finish. It makes a light, delicate finish for any cake.

8 Easy Game Day Recipes You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

Have your crockpot do the work for you this football season.<p>One of the best things about football season? The food. But you don’t want to be stuck …

78 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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21 Pizza Recipes Worth Feasting On

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8 Amazing Apple Recipes You Need to Try This Fall

Summer is coming to a close, but instead of lamenting the end of beach weekends and day-long BBQs, we can take solace in the fact that we're one step …

UFO Sighted In 1966 NASA Photo From Gemini Space Project — Aliens Keeping An Eye On Human History?

Not one UFO but two glowing objects were spotted by UFO researchers this week in a NASA photo dating from 1966 — almost 50 years ago — showing the …

Tales From the Superbowl of Astronomy

Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home<p><i>SEATTLE — Each January, thousands of astronomers get together and spend four days talking about stars, galaxies, planets, the cosmos, and everything in between. This year’s winter meeting of the American Astronomical Society was held in Seattle from Jan. 4-8,</i> …

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Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Starstruck<p>Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the …

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Faster-Than-Light Lasers Could “Illuminate” the Universe

<i>The Very Large Telescoping Interferometer firing it’s adaptive optics laser. Image Credit: ESO/G. Hüdepohl</i>It’s a cornerstone of modern physics that …

The Original CES: See Crazy Photos from the 1958 Gadget Show

Caption from LIFE. Disposable plastic umbrella to be sold by stores to customers stranded in sudden showers by the inven<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Ralph Morse—The …

What Gorgeous Hubble Photos Reveal About the Universe

NASA’s newly released images hint at the destruction of the Pillars of Creation 6,000 years ago.<p>With its sights set some 7,000 light-years into the darkness, the Hubble Space Telescope has captured an illuminating, yet ominous, new look at a cosmic classic. “The Pillars of Creation,” an …

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What mattered on Day 1 at CES 2015

CES has finally opened its doors to the public, boasting a record 3,600-plus exhibitors and 2.2 million square feet of exhibition space across three distinct areas -- Tech East (at the Las Vegas Convention Centre), Tech West (covering everything from 3D printing, health products and wearables) and …

January 2015

5 Sky Events This Week: Jupiter Parties, Geminids Fly, and Saturn Rises

Starstruck<p>December diamonds crown the night sky, sights for stargazers as the solar system's royalty dances.<p>Stellar diamonds and the King of the Planets provide some of the celestial treasures in store this week for sky-watchers.<p><b>Moon walks dog</b>. Late at night on Monday, December 8, look for the moon …

The best Christmas cocktail recipes

Get in the Christmas spirit by making these fantastic festive cocktails, from some of London's best bars and restaurants<p><b>Christmas Martini recipe</b><p>A festive twist on the classic martini, from Gordon Ramsay's restaurant and bar Maze. The vodka is easy to make at home - just make sure you do it a week …

Warm chocolate cakes with raspberry coulis

Preheat oven to 350F/ 180C. Spray a 12 holes muffin tin with cooking oil.<p>Combine the flour, almond meal, cocoa, brown sugar and white sugar in a …

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18 Beautiful Bundt Cakes That Are Anything But Basic

For some reason, bundt cakes have gained a bad rep over the years, dismissed as being boring or simply fancy-shaped pound cakes. We’re not sure if that’s better or worse than being mistaken for the less-healthy cousin of angel food. One thing’s for sure: it doesn’t have to be this way. These 18 …

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Eggnog Cake

Eggnog Cake<p>A browned butter spice cake with eggnog buttercream, perfect for holiday entertaining and Christmas dessert!<p><b>Yield:</b> One 8" Round Cake (3 …

HYPEBEAST

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