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Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Process flour, crystallized ginger, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

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How to make Tocinillo de cielo (Fat from heaven)

In this video, Tapas Revolution chef Omar Allibhoy demonstrates how to make Tocinillo de cielo – a dish similar to a crème caramel dating back to the …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

We'll see these three planets in the sky this month, and we're geeking out

Everyone, mark your calendars/planners/iPhone reminders because there’s something you definitely don’t want to miss out on this month. Even better? …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Whoa! Scientists just found a dinosaur tail preserved in amber, and um, it is covered in feathers

Sometimes, we wish we could time-travel to the Jurassic era, but realizing that A) we would’ve been dinosaur food and B) the internet didn’t exist …

These companies are making some of the best dress shirts out there right now

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The goal is to find shirts that are comfortable enough that you won't mind spending the whole day in them, but that are also simple …

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A respected scientist is resorting to desperate measures to try to force the government to fight climate change

As human emissions slow-cook the world, a researcher known for his groundbreaking work on climate change is making a frankly desperate move to force the government to deal with it.<p>James Hansen, along with 11 co-authors, published a paper Tuesday outlining a stark picture of the situation we've …

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National park tips: Yes, California has a secret Yellowstone. It's here.

Lassen Volcanic National Park, about 50 miles east of Redding, is California's secret Yellowstone. It gets just one tourist for every 11 who reach that other Yellowstone. It's the most geothermally active destination in the state, its slopes and meadows dotted with boiling creeks, steaming lakes …