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30 Grain-Free Recipes That Are Delightfully Delicious

It's the new year. A time for trying out new diets. The unfortunate part about that is once you decide to cut out a food (or try to eat less of it) it is <i>all you can think about</i>.<p>Mention grain-free and all you can think about is bread, pasta with a side of bread and pasta. Thankfully, there are lots …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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Google Smart Contact Lens Focuses On Healthcare Billions

Google is developing a smart contact lens, with pharmaceutical giant Novartis, to help patients manage diabetes – in one of a number of moves focused squarely on billions of dollars of potential revenue available across the total digital healthcare market.<p>As technology moves further into treatment …

How to Weave a Lattice Top for Pies

• Pie crust<br>• A sharp knife or pizza cutter<p>HOW IT WORKS<p>Once your pie filling is reading for topping roll out your dough till it's about ¼ inch thick, …

America's 25 Best Pizza Chains (Slideshow)

Old Chicago<p>25) Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom<p>Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom was founded in 1976 in Boulder, Colo., by a few friends who wanted to bring …

8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Flag Cake

When I was in Montana visiting my fiancé's family, I came across something I had never seen before: A bear steering a speedboat across a lake, his family in the back, the USA colors flying in the breeze, and a sober, concentrated look resting on his brow in oils on canvas. I had never seen a …

5 Burger Stats That Will Blow Your Mind

It's a fact: Americans eat a whole lot of burgers. But when you do the math, the sheer quantity of ground beef patties Americans consume every year is jaw-droppingly outrageous.<p>The burger traces its roots all the way back to the Mongol Empire, where their tradition of mincing horsemeat was passed …

South Dakota Has America's Best Burger Joint, Look At Who Else Made The List

It's said that every time you bite into a great American hamburger, you can taste freedom. And at these burger joints TripAdvisor named to their Top 10 Burger Joints across America, freedom <i>rings</i>.<p>And as we get closer to July 4th (which is basically the National Holiday of Freedom, Burgers and Beer) …

Why Mosquitoes Bite Some People and Not Others -- And the Surprising, Natural Way to Avoid Bites

Why are some people so much more attractive to mosquitoes than others? And what can you do about the pesky little bloodsuckers, especially if you …

How to Cook Chicken Even Quicker

Quick chicken recipes, from spatchcocking to stir-frying to grilling.<p><b>Chicken, by nature, is quick</b>. Even when it comes to slow-cooking methods like braising, chicken is much faster to cook relative to a meat cut like, say, brisket. But we want to help you cook your chicken <i>even quicker</i>. We chatted …

The Most American Foods Ever

Usually when the world thinks of American food, it thinks of fast food and junk snacks. In spite of this, our culinary history is rich with some pretty impressive inventions and iconic foods. America is a country of innovators, and that includes the foods that we've redeveloped into delicious …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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9 Foodie Favorites in Williamsburg

If you’re an American history nut, there’s a good chance you’ve been to <b>Williamsburg, Virginia</b>, which served as a bustling colonial center long before a nascent America would gain its independence.<p>Those of you who haven’t been there are probably picturing young families and students on field trips …

Sustainably Delicious: Maine Lobster

Where I live on the coast of <b>Maine</b>, there are two rules: Never touch someone else’s lobster trap, and always support the neighborhood lobsterman.<p>In an overfished world—some 90 percent of bluefin tuna have been wiped out; ditto for many other seafood species—the Marine Stewardship Council has …

Modified measles virus destroys cancer in early clinical trial

Promising early results from a clinical trial at the Mayo Clinic out this week suggest that a modified version of the measles virus can be used to target cancer cells and put the condition into remission. Researchers intravenously delivered 10,000 times the typical dosage of measles vaccine to two …

New York calls for ban on face scrub microbeads

If you've ever used a face- or body-scrubbing product, it's likely that it contained plastic microbeads. These microbeads work to slough away dead …

12 Menu Items from Airbnb's Cafeteria That Reveal an Appetite for Disruption

We’ve covered the ins and outs of Airbnb, from its clever marketing and smart design, to smart uses of its technology by small hotels, to its many …

Trend Watch: Deep-Fried Quinoa is the Hot New Thing You Need to Try

You like quinoa. You like deep-fried things. So why not deep-fried quinoa? At countless underground supper clubs and progressive restaurants in New …

In U.S., Mudslides Common, But Usually Few Deaths

Washington state, with its many steep slopes, streams and rivers and some of the heaviest annual rainfall in the country, is a mudslide waiting to happen. Add in soil erosion from logging, as was reportedly the case near the community of Oso before last week's tragedy, and the probability of such …

Captain America: The Winter Soldier review – eye-popping Marvel spectacular

Gargantuan budgets and (doubtless) equally vast box-office receipts aside, there's little remarkable about this handsomely mounted latest addition to Marvel's ongoing multi-stranded film franchise. Having been revived from deep freeze and forced to adapt to the modern world, Chris Evans's pumped-up …

Martha Stewart's Cakes

• <b>Author:</b> Editors of Martha Stewart Living<p>A one-stop resource for cakes--birthday, chocolate, coffee, Bundt, upside-down, loaf, and more. From pound cake and angel food (with many variations) to genoise and streusel-topped, from comfort classics like red velvet, six-layer coconut, rich chocolate, …

Twitter to take a second shot at music service, report claims

Just days after Twitter pulled its failed #Music app from the iOS app store, the social media site is reportedly on the verge of taking a second shot …

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Are computers ruining music?

Thanks to automatic tuning you no longer need talent to create a flawless performance. But can it turn even the worst of voices into that of pop star?<p>With the help of music studio engineer Estelle Rubio, science journalist Alok Jha finds out. He hears how his voice sounds auto tuned. He then meets …

Austin, Texas: America's city of musical salvation

That a city in Texas might sell itself as the global epicentre of any sort of cultural activity may seem like a bit of a stretch: this is, after all, the state that gave the world tycoons in cowboy boots and George W Bush. So confident are the folks of Austin about their claim, however, that they …