Walter Raczynski

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The Tor Project's new Android app for anonymous browsing is here

The Tor Project is building a new web browser for Android that’ll make it easier to access sites anonymously and without being tracked – and you can try an early version right now.<p>It’s called Tor Browser for Android, and it’s based on Firefox v60. It’ll improve on the organization’s other browser, …

Android Apps

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

For years you’ve been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary guidelines for Americans urge people to avoid the full fat, …

All the Vegan Recipes You’ll Ever Need

Caitlin Bensel<p>Kale-and-Chickpea Grain Bowl with Avocado Dressing<p>This veggie-heavy bowl is loaded with crunch and color, thanks to crispy carrots and …

Recipes

Boeuf Bourguignon Recipe

"Can be served over rice or noodles."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup vegetable oil<p>5 onions, sliced<p>2 pounds lean beef, cut into 1-inch cubes<p>1 1/2 tablespoons …

Recipes

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Recipes

LG ​OLED TV suffers burn-in from 4,000 hour test

A months-long OLED TV burn-in test on LG models show that after 4,000 hours, logos and static images were vulnerable to permanent image retention, …

South Korea

Long Before Trees Overtook the Land, Earth Was Covered by Giant Mushrooms

From around 420 to 350 million years ago, when land plants were still the relatively new kids on the evolutionary block and “the tallest trees stood …

University of Chicago

New cancer vaccine is 100 percent successful in mouse model

Scientists have developed a new vaccine that — in conjunction with existing therapies — can not only treat aggressive melanoma, but also prevent its …

Immunotherapy

Taking the First Picture of a Black Hole

1. What are the Event Horizon Telescope and the Global mm-VLBI Array?<p>30.3.2017<p>At the centre of our galaxy lurks a cosmic monster: a supermassive …

A molecular reason why obese people have trouble losing weight

<b>(AP/Mark Lennihan)</b><p>Fat desensitizes the brain to a hormone that diminishes appetite<p>Bret Stetka<p>September 9, 2018 1:00am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Obesity rates in the U.S. and abroad have soared: The world now has more overweight people than those who weigh too …

Diabetes

Review: Uuni Pro

After several weeks of testing the Uuni Pro, I’ve learned to recognize a certain look in my husband’s eyes. Every evening, he walks into the kitchen …

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

For years you've been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary guidelines for Americans urge people to avoid the full fat, …

This Is the Best Cut of Meat to Grill

One of the perks of living in the South is that grilling season extends way beyond the summer well into the fall—and even winter, depending on where …

BBQ

US officials secretly met with Venezuelan military officers plotting a coup against Maduro

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> US officials met secretly with Venezuelan military officers who were plotting a coup against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, both a current and a former US official confirmed to CNN.<p>American officials met with the renegade Venezuelan military officers several times over the …

Venezuela

Leading Geneticists Say Research Shows Transfusions Of Young Blood Could Stave Off Illness In Older Patients

Much like Dracula prolonging his life by drinking the blood of young victims, new research has shown that transfusions of young blood may keep older …

Medical Research

The Sperm Apocalypse Is Nigh

Plummeting sperm counts have been the focus of scientific study for a few years now, coinciding with the rise of cis male infertility. In a new …

Sperm

8 enchanting homes built to the Passive House standard

Today's architects have a lot of considerations to juggle when drawing up new homes, from the aesthetics to the functionality to the environmental …

Energy Efficiency

Jason Wu’s Untraditional (and Easy) Fried Rice

<i>In “</i><i>One Good Meal</i><i>,” we ask cooking-inclined creative people to share the story behind a favorite dish they actually make and eat at home on a regular basis — and not just when they’re trying to impress.</i><p>When the fashion designer Jason Wu emigrated with his family from Taiwan to Canada at age 9, he …

Recipes

Bouillabaisse

Make the rouille: Puree the mayonnaise, roasted red peppers, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic and a pinch of salt in a blender until smooth. Transfer …

Recipes

Basically Spaghetti Pomodoro

September 2018<p>4–6 servings<p>Nothing says “baby’s first kitchen” quite like mediocre store-bought marinara sauce dumped over clumpy noodles—but nothing says “hello I am a confident, resourceful, worldly home cook” like a tangle of perfectly-cooked spaghetti cradling a rich, buttery, …

Recipes

One-Skillet Chicken with Fiesta Cream Sauce Is a Party in a Pan — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

Want to live longer? NIA study links fasting to longevity

People have been fasting for years to lose weight, but what if we told you that the longer you fast, the longer you can live?<p>The idea may be hard to stomach, but a new study by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) suggests that intermittent fasting could be the key to longevity.<p>A group of …

Fasting

This is the most important food for avoiding Type 2 diabetes, according to a new study

More of us are at risk of the disease than ever before, but Type 2 diabetes can be avoided with a healthy lifestyle<p>Wholegrains may be the secret to …

Olive oil can be a scam. Make sure you’re getting the good stuff

There is a particular feeling of panic and dismay that one experiences in front of shelves stocked with olive oil. Extra virgin, virgin, pure, cold-pressed, Italian, Greek, Californian—which is best? And what about all those reports of fake or adulterated olive oils, and corruption in the industry? …

Recipes

Sichuan Braised Tofu with Beef (Mapo Tofu) | America's Test Kitchen

Ingredients<p>1<p>tablespoon Sichuan peppercorns<p>12<p>scallions<p>28<p>ounces soft tofu, cut into 1/2-inch cubes<p>2<p>cups chicken broth<p>9<p>garlic cloves, peeled<p>1<p>(3-inch) …

Food & Dining

The Long Goodbye (To Facebook)

On September 12, as far as Facebook is concerned I won’t exist. Yesterday, I permanently deleted my Facebook account. I let go of 300,000 followers, …

Social Media

Buttery Garlic Green Beans Recipe

"Only fresh green beans and garlic will do for this easy, healthy, and flavorful side dish."<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound fresh green beans, trimmed and snapped …

Recipes

A Mushroom Sauce for Everything!

You’ll want to put this creamy Mushroom Sauce on everything! From steak to chicken, porks chops to roasts, smothered omelettes and baked potatoes, …

Recipes

The secret to successful BBQ pork butt and brisket is science

How to beat the infamous "stall" and other tricks of experienced pit masters<p>Imagine this nightmare Labor Day scenario. You've invited a large group …

BBQ

Fruit Extract From Amazon Jungle Prevents Obesity in Overeating Animals

"These mice were going to become diabetic."<p>A cherry-like fruit that grows deep in the Amazon jungle has the potential to help battle the North …

Amazon Rainforest