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This Musk — Elon's brother — looks to revolutionize urban farming

NEW YORK – In sunny California, Elon Musk is upending America's auto and space industries. And here, in a cold, gritty section of Brooklyn, his brother Kimbal has embarked on a project that's just as significant in its own way: Trying to reboot the food system.<p>The younger Musk is the co-founder of …

Urban Agriculture

10 Hearty Vegetarian Meals for Your Dutch Oven

While my days of being a vegetarian are long gone, I still find myself cooking meatless meals more often than not. So my beloved Dutch oven actually …

Cooking

If You Want to Diminish Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 32 Delicious Dinners

If you're one of those people who tend to carry weight in their belly, you can do something about it! While hundreds of crunches aren't exactly the answer, what you put in your mouth is. Certain foods are proven to diminish belly fat, like whole grains, MUFAs like avocado, nuts, seeds, and olive …

Healthy Eating

The 25 Best Bedtime Stories of All Time

Getting kids ready for bed can feel like a constant struggle. One thing that makes it easier? A great read to trick entice them to put on their pj's …

Books

Travelling to Goa? You can’t miss these 9 new restaurants, cafes and shacks

Going to Goa in 2018? Consult our updated guide to best shacks, cafes and restaurants that opened this season.<p><i>Image: Jharna Thakkar</i><p>What do you get …

Asia Travel

Want to Be Funnier the Next Time You Give a Talk? A Comedian Shares the Tricks of the Trade

How to get your audience more engaged by making them laugh.<p>David Nihill hated public speaking so much that he wrote a bestselling book about it:Do You Talk Funny? 7 Comedy Habits to Become a Better (and Funnier) Public Speaker. When I first met him -- oddly enough at a TEDx party -- I was …

Public Speaking

32 Comfort Foods The World Needs To Know About

Feed your body and your soul.

Cinnamon-Peanut Butter Quinoa

Makes 1 Serving<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup cooked quinoa<br>• 1/3 cup unsweetened almond milk<br>• 1teaspoon honey<br>• 1pinch cinnamon<br>• 1tablespoon peanut butter<p>Directions<p>In a …

Healthy Eating

Crustless Spinach Quiche

Crustless Spinach Quiche<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 375°. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil. Add the shallots and garlic and cook …

Classic Tomato Soup

Winter is in full force, which means it’s officially soup season. So, today, we’re kicking off a month of tasty soups, starting with this …

Whittle Your Middle and Sculpt Your Waist With These Powerful Oblique Exercises

If you've been trying to work your waistline to no avail, we've got you covered. These oblique-targeting exercises are going to help you sculpt that midsection and create powerful muscles that'll help with all areas of mobility and functional movement. So not only will you get some great …

The best workout ever, according to science

1. Dumbbell Front Squats<p>Set your feet hip-to-shoulder-width apart. Holding dumbbells above your shoulders, elbows bent and close to your sides, …

10 Simple Steps to achieve a Dream Closet

As much as we all love our closets and feel happy when they’re full, there’s always space for improvement. So, if you want to get your dream closet …

Pizza Puffs Recipe

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 (4-1/2 ounce) package reduced-fat refrigerator<br>buttermilk biscuits<br>1-1/2 tablespoon low-sodium tomato sauce<br>Scant 1/2 teaspoon Italian …

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

Venture Capital

Healthy Christmas

• 1 hour and 30 mins<br>• More effort<br>• Healthy<br>• Vegetarian<p>1 hour and 40 mins<br>• Easy<br>• Healthy<br>• Vegetarian<p>1 hour and 5 mins<br>• Easy<br>• Healthy<p>1 hour and 40 mins<br>• More …

Ginger Scallion Ramen Noodles

The noodles are just a vessel for this savory, gingery, simple weeknight sauce. Double the batch, and you’ll always have a way to brighten up simple grilled or pan-roasted chops, roasted veggies, or grain bowls.<p>Ingredients<p>1 5-inch piece ginger, peeled, finely chopped (about ⅓ cup)<p>1 small shallot, …

Recipes

50 Things You Need To Eat In Delhi Before You Die

<b>1. Jalebi at Old Famous Jalebi Wala</b><p><i>Image courtesy Indiatimes</i><p>Start off with one of the oldest eateries in Delhi. This 100-year-old shop is known for …

India

Residential Design Inspiration: Modern Concrete Homes - Studio MM Architect

Last weekend I was talking through design inspirations with a client and the idea of a concrete house came up. As we usually do in a Pre-Design …

Architecture

Enterprise software slows down digital transformation, survey suggests

'In many companies with legacy enterprise applications, ERP still stands for Excel Runs Production.'<p>Are the layers upon layers of enterprise software …

Enterprise Software

Mushroom Grilled Cheese Sandwich

<b>Ingredients</b>1 tablespoon butter<br>– 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>– 1 small onion, sliced<br>– 8 ounces cremini mushrooms, sliced<br>– 2 cloves garlic, chopped<br>– 1 …

Eggs in Purgatory | Recipes

1) Preheat the oven to 90°C.<p>2) Stir one egg in a large bowl to blend. Mix in the potatoes, then the flour. Using a generous 125g of potato mixture …

Recipes

19 Farro Recipes That Make You Wonder Why It's Taken You So Long to Eat It

Once upon a time, a titan named quinoa swept across the globe and started dominating all kinds of recipes. We understand why: It's full of protein, …

Recipes

Children are learning to code with new toys they can touch and feel

So you want your kid to grow up to be Mark Zuckerberg? Get them started early. Toymakers are creating everything from board games to wooden logic puzzles to teach children—as young as three years old—how to code.<p>Kano and Primo Toys sell play sets that mix hardware and software, creating a hands-on …

Kids

Guiding Principles for Closing the Gap Between Strategy Design and Delivery

Every CEO or leader knows that strategy design, coupled with excellence in the implementation of that strategy, is central to an organization’s sustainable growth and prosperity.<br>Yet most strategic initiatives fail to deliver, and they do so at great cost in time and resources. In a new global …

Management

Bomba Calabrese (Spicy Calabrian Pepper Spread) Recipe

made it | 0 reviews | photos<p>Recipe by: Chef John<p>"This amazing Calabrian pepper spread is as delicious as it is unknown. I love it on sliced fresh …

A Fat-Burning CrossFit Workout That Anyone Can Do (Seriously, Anyone)

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Intermediate Workouts<p>CrossFit Workout<p>A Fat-Burning CrossFit Workout That Anyone Can Do (Seriously, Anyone)<p>Shares<p>If you've …

Cardiovascular System

The Emotionally Intelligent Way for Introverts to Meet New People and Make a Great First Impression

If you find it hard to make small talk with people you don't know, this is the perfect solution -- and best of all, you'll make someone else feel less insecure, too.<p>I walked into a room filled with strangers and immediately became that guy.<p>Confidence is a funny thing. Stick me on a stage in front …

Personality

Cowboy Caviar Recipe

<b>You’ll Need (for the salad):</b><p>1 drained and rinsed can of corn.<br>1 drained and rinsed can of black beans.<br>2 diced tomatoes.<br>1-2 diced avocados.<br>1 diced …

25 Business Ideas Worth Millions That I Don't Have Time to Build

Here's a good business idea. Focus on one of the million problems people have that you could help them solve.<p>The advance of the internet has democratized admission to the world of entrepreneurship. From virtually anywhere in the world (provided internet access), makers can launch real, viable …