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Every sushi burrito in NYC worth eating

New York is filled with top-notch Japanese food and colorful, edible trends—and both are combined in the sushi burrito. NYC has no shortage of …

The Five Worst Pieces of Nutrition Advice That People Actually Believe | Poliquin Article

Bad nutrition advice is dangerous. It’s led to an out of control obesity problem and high disease rates.<p>One reason that this advice is so damaging is …

Nutrition

How does long-term marijuana use affect the brain?

Jason Redmond/Reuters<p>Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug — something with "no accepted medical use" — means it is pretty tough to study.<p>Yet numerous anecdotal reports, as well as some studies, have linked marijuana with several purported health benefits, from pain relief to …

Simple blood test could stop doctors using 'trial and error' to prescribe antidepressants, scientists claim

A simple blood test could stop doctors using “trial and error” to prescribe antidepressants, scientists have claimed.<p>Researchers at King’s College London developed the test so experts can accurately predict whether people suffering from depression will respond to specific medication.<p>Around half of …

Depression

Air China $439 LAX to Hong Kong round trip Sep to Dec

Star Alliance member airline Air China has Los Angeles to Hong Kong at $439 round trip for nearly every date for departures from September 1 – …

Everything you need to know about Corning Gorilla Glass

Headquartered in Corning, New York and founded in 1851 – yes, the company is over 160 years old – Corning Incorporated is one of the world's leading …

These companies are fighting for a share of the $500 million business Victoria's Secret abandoned

Facebook/Victoria's Secret<p>Victoria's Secret abandoned swimwear last month, in a move that sent consumers reeling. Wasn't that a huge part of the company's business?<p>It was actually sinking. Although BuzzFeed reported that last year the company said its swimwear sales totaled $500 million, it noted …

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Growing Ginger - Quiet Corner

Growing Ginger Root<p>The ginger root plant is also known as Common Ginger and Chinese ginger. It is a very common herb and used by peoples in many …

West Indies

Meteorologists are seeing global warming's effect on the weather

Weather is becoming more extreme, and meteorologists are taking notice<p>Whatever happened to normal weather? Earth has always experienced epic storms, debilitating drought, and biblical floods. But lately it seems the treadmill of disruptive weather has been set to fast-forward. God’s grandiose …

Climate Change

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Editor's Blog Photo credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/ShutterstockScience often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to …

Science

Who will win the remaining Democratic primaries? [Greg Laden's Blog]

As you know, I’ve been running a model to predict the outcomes of upcoming Democratic Primary contests. The model has change over time, as described …

Government

What's Coming to Netflix in May: Bring It On, Finally

It's been a long, long road, but after much deliberation between the powers that be at Netflix — likely done via vigorous claps, cutesy rhymes, and plenty of jazz hands — the seminal 2000 film <i>Bring It On</i> is finally coming to the streaming service.<p>Also new this month: a black-and-white, pin-curled …

The Next-Level Grains That Everyone Should Try

BNC 2016 Kevin Fink names four of his favorite heritage grains.<p>Kevin Fink is a heritage grain fanatic. At Emmer & Rye, his Austin, Texas restaurant, …

18 Homemade Salad Dressing Recipes That Will Make You WANT to Eat Salad

Everyone knows what the main attraction of eating a salad is. It’s not the nuts, it’s not the croutons and it’s <i>definitely</i> not the lettuce. It’s the addition of the perfect salad dressing recipe! Most store-bought varieties are expensive, and they’re often surprisingly unhealthy. Luckily, it’s …

This $279 'Keurig for food' will replace every cooking appliance you own

Called Tovala, the countertop machine is a broiler, steamer, oven, microwave, and toaster in one.<p>It is meant to replace all major cooking appliances and eliminate most of the work involved in making healthy meals.<p>The Tovala is launching on Kickstarter on Tuesday at an "early bird" price of $199 for …

Cooking

The world is Vladimir Putin's stage, but cracks appear on the Russian President's homefront

The news on state television shows Russia advancing on every front. Top of the bulletin, most nights, are images of Russian soldiers in Syria, apparently monitoring the wobbly ceasefire there. Then come clips of meetings between Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and foreign dignitaries such as United …

Clare Vivier Discovers the Cape Cod of France

The L.A.-based designer finds the perfect, beachy weekend trip from Paris on Île de Ré.<p>“My husband, who’s French, has been nearly everywhere in France, but he’d never been to Île de Ré,” says L.A.-based designer Clare Vivier, whose minimally chic handbags and totes channel American prep by way of …

France

3 online style guides that do it right

2015 seemed like the year of style guides. While it's awesome to see more and more websites sharing their design guidelines online, there are a few …

Shaved Avocado Is the Next Big Food Trend You Have to Try

The ribbon-like strips make a way easier garnish.<p>You've tried scooping it, mashing it, slicing it, dicing it, and you've probably even eaten one whole, so now, fellow avocado lovers, it's time for a new challenge — shaving it.<p>Just like shaved parmesan cheese for your pasta, or coconut shavings for …

Banish That Pesky Cold with this Magical Tonic

Watch how to make Brad's super-easy, delicious, and healthful Feel-Good Tonic to help cure whatever ails you.<p>Fluctuating temperatures and a change in seasons can usually guarantee one thing...everyone is getting sick. But if there's anyone on the <i>Bon Appétit</i> staff who can cure all that ails you, …

Cult-Fave Silver Lake Brand The Odells Launches Activewear Collection

Known for their captivating prints and easy silhouettes, husband-and-wife duo Laura and Jason O'Dell are quickly adding to their namesake brand, The Odells, with the release of a stylish selection of sportswear separates right on the heels of their spring 2016 collection. The activewear line debuts …

National Parks

25 Beautiful Vintage Pictures Of New Orleans' Vibrant Culture

“I’m not sure, but I’m almost positive, that all music came from New Orleans.” — Ernie K-Doe

New Orleans

Review: New "Foodie" Camera App Has One Cool Feature

There's one good reason for Instagrammers to try Line's food-focused photography app.<p>I suspect the world does not need another smartphone camera app. …

Taste of New York: How to Recreate a Menu Favorite from Eleven Madison Park

Sample the best of New York from one of the city's most iconic restaurants.<p><i>For some, exploring a new city means tasting every gelato, croissant, taco, or dumpling, and travel plans are made around restaurant reservations. But when jetting out of town isn’t an option, we're here to bring you dishes</i> …

Senator Elizabeth Warren Will Help You Plan Your F*ck-Off Fund

The smart girl's guide to financial planning.<p>Five minutes into a conversation with Senator Elizabeth Warren (D–Mass.), it becomes obvious—your bank statements will never be the same. More than her peers on Capitol Hill or any Silicon Valley startup, Warren is on a mission to get young women excited …

Better Ways to Make Pot Brownies (According to Our Readers)

Last year, we posted a recipe for Mario Batali’s Double-Chocolate Pot Brownies—and got a reaction we never anticipated. Many of you commented on the post and the recipe that we had done it wrong, all wrong. The heart of the matter? Not that we'd suggested putting pot in these brownies, but that the …

Cannabis

NASA releases even more of its fantastical space tourism posters

You might think NASA is a big bureaucratic agency that only operates according to rules, regulations, and process — and you'd mostly be right. But the space agency is also full of dreamers and thinkers like the ones who make up the design studio at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, who were behind the …