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17 Unexpected, Delicious Things We Promise You Should Be Grilling

Summer is officially in full swing and we're taking it all in this long holiday weekend. The 4th of July is a perfect excuse to relax, cook, and gather.<p>What better way to do this than to grill? Whether you're a novice (we have tips for you) or if you're a grilling pro, we've gathered <b>17 surprising</b> …

Solar Minimum: The Sun Is Getting Quieter and Is Displaying Some Very Weird Behavior

The sun is about to enter a period of quiet, known as a solar minimum. This cycle happens every 11 years and is characterized of decreased …

Brining Is the Secret to Grilling Juicy Meat

Grilling season is upon us, and that means we're trading our sheet pans and skillets for the grill whenever we can. Meals cooked outdoors are fast …

Solving the mystery of evaporating black holes: What happens to its stuff when it vanishes?

For all their extraordinary power, black holes are not immortal.<p>They have a life cycle just like we do. Forty years ago Stephen Hawking, the world’s …

Black Holes

Breakfast Recipes

• Father's Day• <b><br>Breakfast Recipes</b><p>Pancakes, French toast, eggs, pastries, and more recipes to start Dad's day off right.<p>Breakfast and Brunch French Toast With Quick Blackberry Compote and Lemon RicottaAn elevated classic that's still easy.<p>Crepe Savory Buckwheat CrepesTake a walk on the savory …

14 BBQ hacks that will definitely come in handy this summer

Condiment tips and tricks at the ready!<p>If you're planning a summer BBQ or need a little inspiration to throw one, look no further than our 14 best tips for becoming a barbecue boss.<p>1. Run out of firelighters? Doritos work just as well! Yes, really.<p>2. Remember Ross's 'moist maker' in Friends? …

22 Delicious Salads That Are Actually Filling Enough To Eat For Dinner

Salads can be way tastier than you'd think.

These Crunchy Churro French Toast Sticks Will Make Your Mornings So Much Sweeter

Churros + French toast = everything.<p>Loaf of brioche bread<p>3 eggs<p>3 tablespoons milk<p>2 teaspoons brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>Corn lakes<p>Butter<p>1½ cups cinnamon + sugar mix<p>1.Remove crust from bread.<p>2.Cut bread into large square pieces.<p>3.Mix eggs, milks, brown sugar, cinnamon, and …

Grape Jelly Meatballs, Crockpot or Oven

These popular meatballs are made with ground beef, herbs, and a fabulous sweet and sour sauce made with grape jelly and ketchup. Keep the meatballs …

Ancient Chinese Medicine Outright Blocks Sperm From Egg

Regular birth control and Plan B all wrapped up in one method, and without any of the annoying side effects.<p>What if there was a birth control that …

Pregnancy

Fluctuating space-time helps solve mystery of why universe is expanding at an accelerating pace

Understanding the expansion of the universe is one of physicists and astronomers' priority.<p>What causes the accelerating expansion of our universe is …

Image Confirms Invisible Dark Matter Connects Galaxies In The Universe

Researchers from the University of Waterloo claim to have captured the first composite image of something that astronomers have long believed to …

Slow-Cooker BBQ Pulled Chicken, 4 Dishes

BBQ FOR DAYS.<p>Servings: 6-8<p>4 chicken breasts<p>8 burger buns<p><b>BBQ Sauce</b><p>1 ½ cups ketchup<p>¾ cup apple cider vinegar<p>½ cup dark brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>2 teaspoons paprika<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne<p>1 teaspoon garlic powder<p>2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce<p><b>Slaw</b><p>¾ cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons apple …

5 Tips from Around the World for Making a Better Pot Roast

When we hear the words "pot roast," many of us think of the Sunday classic — a hunk of braised beef swimming in gravy and surrounded by tender …

Let’s Do This: Easy Homemade Hummus

How to get it nice and smooth—and you might never buy it again.<p>If you’ve never made hummus at home, or tried and failed because why is this tahini I bought so bitter? Then today is the day that all changes. Senior food editor <b>Claire Saffitz</b> has the most basic, low-key hummus recipe and she’s here to …

Food

What Really Turned the Sahara Desert From a Green Oasis Into a Wasteland?

When most people imagine an archetypal desert landscape—with its relentless sun, rippling sand and hidden oases—they often picture the Sahara. But …

Watch Stars Orbit The Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

The Milky Way’s supermassive black hole, called Sagittarius A* (or Sgr A*), is arrowed in the image made of the innermost galactic center in X-ray …

Researchers Think Portals May Link Our Visible World With The "Dark Sector"

Long ago, physicists identified and categorized the components of the visible universe. Up until recently, 16 particles formed everything in the …

This Pesto Chicken Pizza Has a Smart Secret

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Heat the oil in a large frying pan over medium heat until shimmering. Add the chicken and …

Synlight: The World's Largest Artificial Sun

Photoengineer Volkman Dohmen stands in front of Synlight - Image: Caroline Seidel/dpa<p>Let there be light! Scientists at the German Aerospace Center or …

DNA 'typos' may cause 66% of cancer mutations - Futurity

A new study on DNA copying mistakes sheds light on why people who do everything right—healthy diet and weight, not smoking—still get cancer.

New Research Could Finally Lead to A Quantum Theory of Gravity

A team of scientists from the University of Vermont and the University of Waterloo in Canada has discovered that black holes and cold helium atoms …

Instant Pot 101

Here's everything you need to know about this trendy and time-saving kitchen appliance.<p>Cooks across the country are buzzing about the Instant Pot — a …

Cooking

15 Stir-Fry Recipes That Are Way Better Than Takeout

More by Maggie<p>Everyone knows that home cooking is always tastier and more satisfying than ordering takeout. Especially in China, where cooking for …

18 of the Most Delicious Things You Can Do to Potatoes

When it comes to potatoes, the possibilities are truly endless. Give us a pile of spuds and you give us happiness. We'll turn those little bad boys …

These Sweet Potato Hash Egg Cups Are A Breakfast You'll Look Forward To

They'll make your mornings delicious and easy!<p><b>Sweet Potato Crust:</b><p>½ sweet potato, peeled and shredded<p>Olive oil, drizzle<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p><b>Add-Ins:</b><p>6 large eggs<p>Tomato, diced<p>Basil, finely chopped<p>Garlic, minced<p>Spinach, finely chopped<p>Bell pepper, diced<p>Mushrooms, chopped<p>Pepper, to taste<p><b>Toppings:</b><p>…

The Easiest, Most Delicious Slow Cooker Recipe To Make While You're Out Running

You don’t need to slave over the stove to have a healthy and filling comfort food dinner. This recipe calls for a slow cooker to cook up a delicious …

How to Make Chicken Soup in the Pressure Cooker

The minute anybody in my house comes down with the slightest sniffle, I run to the store for ingredients for chicken soup. It’s the go-to cure-all …

16 Hearty Stew Recipes to Ride Out the Winter

This time of year, few things are as satisfying as a rich, hearty stew. We've got plenty of dishes to keep you going until spring, from paprika-scented Hungarian goulash and Tuscan bean, bread, and vegetable stew to meaty <i>carne adovada</i> and chicken stews that come together in just half an hour in the …

Banana Nut Muffins