Stephanie Simmons

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Sweet-and-Spicy Sheet Pan Bacon Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together light brown sugar, black pepper, kosher salt, and cayenne pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Place a lightly greased wire …

Supreme Court Likely to Rule Against Missouri in Church-State Battle

A clear majority of the U.S. Supreme Court seemed inclined Wednesday to rule in favor of a Missouri Lutheran church in one of the most important legal battles in decades over the separation of church and state.<p>Based on their comments during courtroom argument, most of the justices appeared to favor …

Eric Greitens

'It's Not Your Fault': Researchers Confirm Cancer Is Often Random

Random mutations are the single biggest factor in causing cancer, researchers reaffirmed Thursday.<p>About two-thirds of the genetic mutations that lead to cancer happen simply because of random errors made as cells divide and not because of diet, chemicals or inherited genes, the team at Johns …

Cancer

Syndrome Linked To Smoking Weed Spikes In States With Legalized Marijuana

On a recent shift in the ER, after multiple rounds of medicine to control his nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain, a patient explained to me that he had been smoking marijuana daily over the past 5-10 years. He also stated that he would often take hot showers and baths to help control his …

Cannabis

Triple-Mint Andes™-Oreo™ Brownies

Chocolate and mint come together in these loaded mint brownies. ...MORE+ LESS-<p>Ingredients<p>Steps<p>Hide Images<p>Expert Tips<p>Oreos™ come with mint filling as …

10 Dishes You Loved in July

From ribs to sauces to cakes to slaws to cocktails, you guys were all over the place this month, and let us assure you, that's a good thing.<p>From ribs to sauces to cakes to slaws to cocktails, you guys were all over the place this month, and let us assure you, that's a good thing. Here are the ten …

Cooking

6 Things Introverts Wish You Wouldn't Say

Being an introvert means that you accept certain truths. You understand that you'll probably earn less. You guess that you're more likely to be overlooked for promotions or be judged negatively by those who don't take the time to get to know you. That's just the way our Western world works.<p>Still, …

Self-help

From Clueless Consumer to Real Food Dude

Many people around the United States could hardly fathom eating the way I do. Almost nothing I buy comes in a package. Almost everything is a simple …

Bertrand Russell & Buckminster Fuller on Why We Should Work Less, and Live & Learn More

Why must we all work long hours to earn the right to live? Why must only the wealthy have access to leisure, aesthetic pleasure, …

Inventions

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How Transcendental Meditation Taught Me to Take Risks

Image by John Kelsey<p>Transcendental meditation is having a moment. Everyone from Hugh Jackman to Oprah is an avid fan. Even Wall Street is paying attention, with Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater, the world's largest hedge fund, not only practicing Transcendental Meditation daily, but insisting his …

The cult of productivity is preventing you from being productive

I’ve spent a lot of time over the past couple of years thinking about how to be more productive. As a graduate student and freelancer, there’s no one telling me what to do, and no (immediate) consequences if I spend all day procrastinating. But gradually, through trying different techniques, …

Time Management

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Public Health

Huh? Schools Think Kids Don't Want to Learn Computer Science

Times have never been better for computer science workers. Jobs in computing are growing at twice the national rate of other types of jobs. By 2020, …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

Is NASA one step closer to warp drive?

NASA is reportedly working on technology that could take us to the moon faster than a cross-country flight.<p>Potentially good news for those who want to zip around our solar system, and beyond, at speeds approaching that of light -- and maybe even faster.<p>NASA, according to NASASpaceFlight.com, is …

Space Travel

Top NASA Scientist: We’ll Find Signs of Alien Life ‘Within a Decade’

Humanity is on the verge of discovering alien life, high-ranking NASA scientists say.<p>"I think we're going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within a decade, and I think we're going to have definitive evidence within 20 to 30 years," NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan said Tuesday …

Astronomy

No-Knead Pizza Dough

This dough is chewy, bubbly, and better than what you'll get at most pizza places. It bakes wonderfully in a home oven, on a pizza stone or a baking …

Kevin Smith Confirms 'Mallrats' Sequel in the Works

<b>UPDATE</b>: Kevin Smith has confirmed that his <i>Mallrats</i> sequel will be called <i>MallBrats.</i> <i>"</i>Twenty years in the making. 113 pages fulla old friends & new …

Ben Affleck

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Easy Garlic Fried Rice (Sinangag)

No need to throw left-over rice when you can make this easy, tasty and versatile garlic fried rice. Tried and tested!<p>In the Philippines, rice is …

Airlines that no longer exist

So what went so horribly wrong?<p>We take a look at five of the most famous cases of carriers that suffered devastating demises and find that financial …

Aviation

Why Your Brain Hates Slowpokes - Issue 22: Slow

Not long ago I diagnosed myself with the recently identified condition of sidewalk rage. It’s most pronounced when it comes to a certain friend who …

University of London

how to make your favorite childhood junk food

10 classic recipes, all from scratch.<p>Unless your parents enforced strict vegetable quotas and mandated a junk-food-free diet, chances are your childhood was filled with snacks both savory and sweet—from cheese-powder-dusted Doritos to <i>almost</i> sickeningly sweet pre-made baked goods. While we like to …

Blood Orange Pound Cake with an Orange Zest Icing

This blood orange pound cake is incredible. I don’t use that word often, but I really do think this pound cake deserve the praise. I’ll even say it …

Don’t Be Google

Dear Google: what happened? Android sales are falling. Chrome has become a bloated hog. Analysts are calling you the new Microsoft, or, much worse, “the new Yahoo!” And most damning of all: you have squandered our trust. You used to be special, Google. Or at least we used to believe you were …

A ring of cyber-crooks used an unusual trick to steal up to $1 billion from banks around the world

The company said it was working with Interpol, Europol and authorities from different countries to try to uncover more details on what it being called an unprecedented robbery.<p>The gang, which Kaspersky dubbed Carbanak, takes the unusual approach of stealing directly from banks, rather than posing …