Tori Weingarten

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6 Great Places To Hike While Runyon Canyon Is Closed

<i>L.A.'s international hiking symbol to the world (thanks, celebs!) is closing for a few months beginning April 1. Temporary as it is, Runyon Canyon is</i> …

6 Ways Southern Utah’s Wilderness Will Blow You Away

At Ecophiles, we love discovering hidden gems in nature that inspire a sense of wonder and Southern Utah’s wilderness is brimming with endless …

You Can Make Dinner For A Week With $25

This goes out to all the broke, hungry college kids out there.<p>We college kids seriously don't have the time (or the money) to splurge on expensive meals. Luckily for y'all, we've created a recipe series that is fast, easy, and cheap, and it takes the guesswork out of cooking to give you a week's …

The Ten Best Winter Hikes in Colorado

Photo courtesy of Eli Duke on Flickr<p><b>8. Saint Mary's Glacier<br>7599 Fall River Road, Idaho Springs</b><br>This winter hiking spot in Arapaho National Forest is …

Hiking

5 Tough Tents for Camping Season

Best for Solo Camping in Any Condition<p><b>Hilleberg Enan</b><p>Stripped down to its essentials (tent, fly, minimal stakes), the Enan weighs less than two …

Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo) Recipe on Food52

• 2 1/2 cups Yucca Starch or Tapioca Starch<br>• 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil<br>• 1 cup Whole Milk<br>• 2 Large Eggs Beaten<br>• 1 cup Parmesan Cheese<br>• 1 teaspoon Salt<p>Pre heat the oven at 400 F In a large recipient mix the Starch and Salt, reserve In a sauce pan, warm the Milk and Oleo, just until start to boil. Take out of the …

Ancient viruses are alive in humans and crucial for life, says Stanford University

The human genome is littered with sequences left behind from long-ago viral infections but now scientists have found the code is still active<p>Ancient viruses were critical to the evolution of humans and infections left genetic code in our bodies which is still essential for life today, Stanford …

Genetics

How to survive your doctor

Advice from a seasoned M.D. on beating medical arrogance and a flawed system<p>During her second year of residency at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, …

An Open Letter to Medical School Students

Medicine has changed dramatically over the past 50 years. We've waxed extreme from a strongly relationship-driven practice to a technologically-advanced and financially-driven system. The time has come for us to bring these extremes together. Only when these two models of practicing medicine are …

Medical Technology

Five Ways to Survive the Hell of I-70 During Ski Season

<b>1) Drink.</b> We can thank the Irish for this, because they knew bullshit often happens before noon and, having no coping mechanisms other than alcohol, …

A Microbiologist Recreated 'Starry Night' With Bacteria In A Petri Dish

And it's not too shabby.<p>If only Vincent van Gogh could have lived to see this strikingly accurate reproduction of his iconic "Starry Night" -- especially since, instead of oil on canvas, the work is a bacteria on petri. Because even with these most minute of materials, the night sky still swirls …

Biology

What's Your Go-To Cheap Dinner Recipe?

Tell us! We want to know.

24 Perfectly Cozy And Delicious Treats To Bake This Fall

Ditch the cinnamon and never look back! So many other spices and flavors to enjoy this season.

35 Scary-Sweet Halloween Cake Recipes

October has arrived! That means it’s time to get those spooky and sweet recipes ready for fright night. While Halloween is usually all about the candy, cakes are bigger <i>and</i> better. If you’re looking to bake up your first spook-filled dessert, check out these scary beauts to enjoy on All Hallows’ Eve.<p>…

Halloween Cakes and Dessert Recipes

Even the staunchest arachnophobes will find it hard to resist these adorable creepy-crawlies.

25 Things You Should Know About Denver

Situated at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, Denver is known for sweeping views and for its wide array of outdoor activities. But before all that …

9 Meaty Snacks for Football Season

Are you ready to kick off football season?<p>It’s officially football season, which, for us, means it’s time to kick our snack-making muscles into gear. …

Ooey Gooey Coconut Cherry Pie Bars

CHERRY PIE SWITCH UP! I’ve been after something sweet to eat lately and these Coconut Cherry Pie Bars hit the spot. My wife and I love Cherries and …

Top 10 Best Hiking Boots 2018: Your Easy Buying Guide

Amazon<p>From short day hikes to month-long treks, having the right hiking boots for your adventure is essential. In general, boots for shorter day …

Backpacking

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies. Ever.

I know, everybody says that, but I really mean it. These are, these have to be, the best chocolate chip cookies, ever. Crispy around the edges, chewy …

20 High-Protein Recipes That Fill You Up

Shutterstock<p>The Protein 411<p>Protein helps to maintain lean muscle, grow and repair all cells in your body, and regulate your appetite, according to …

Healthy Eating

A Genius Make-Ahead Salad for Work Lunches, Picnics, and Potlucks

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A new not sad desk lunch—and a more welcoming potluck and picnic salad than most.</i><p>If we're not careful, the characteristics that make a salad sturdy and good for transport can also make …

19 Incredibly Easy Blender Recipes That Will Help You Eat Healthier

Blender = BFF.

Pina Colada Muffins

Pina Colada screams Summer ! No matter whether it is the cocktail, marinated chicken or these Pina Colada Muffins. I whip these up for brunch or even …

Brownies with Salted Caramel Sauce

16 Servings<p>Served warm, these not-too-sweet brownies beg to go a la mode.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Brownies<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 tablespoon natural unsweetened cocoa powder plus more for pan<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch pieces<p>3 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped<p>2 …

Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches—with No Added Sugar

<i>Joanne Chang—owner of Flour Bakery, author of Baking with Less Sugar, and all-around dessert wizard—has discovered that less sugar can often mean more flavor.</i><p><i>Today, these ice cream and cake sandwiches rely on chocolate—not sugar—for richness and flavor.</i><p>People often ask me how I'm able to work at …

Rolo Fudge Brownies

Ingredients<p>1 cup butter, melted, cooled slightly<br>• 2½ cups granulated sugar<br>• 1 T. vanilla<br>• 4 eggs<br>• 1½ cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 cup cocoa<br>• ½ tsp salt<br>• ½ cup caramel …

Dessert

Science Jokes From Our Twitter Followers

Check out some of our favorite science jokes.<p>On Monday, we asked our Twitter followers, "What's your favorite science joke?" The nerds delivered. Here are our favorite science jokes, organized by subject.<p>Chemistry<p>@PopSci I was going to tell a joke about sodium, but Na.— Ian Haygreen (@IanHaygreen) …

Jokes

Berry Cheesecake Bars

Whom ever invented cheesecake is simply brilliant! Completely and honestly brilliant. There are so many wonderful flavors and special additions that …