William Ryans

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It's time to give film cameras a second chance

I am perpetually envious of my friend and colleague Sam Byford. He lives in Tokyo, and has access to new Hatsune Miku vinyls, Nintendo 3DS limited editions, and Sega arcades. His is the technological life I wish I could live. There's one gadget, however, Sam says I can and should buy today in the …

Mama's Asian Chicken and Rice Recipe

"A great orange chicken dish!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup warm water<p>1/4 cup packed brown sugar<p>2 tablespoons orange juice<p>2 tablespoons soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons …

Breaking Down the Whole Cow With Seven Beef's Scott Emerick and Eric Banh

Seattle's no slouch in the meat game. But until recently, this city's notable omission was a restaurant focused specifically on using the whole cow.<p>Enter <b>Seven Beef</b>, which last October began serving up to 30 different cuts of dry-aged, locally-sourced, grass-fed meat in a setting blending Vietnamese …

What Will It Mean If LIGO Detects Gravitational Waves?

For over a decade, to very little fanfare, a new type of astronomy has been going on: gravitational wave astronomy. Rather than using a telescope to look out at the Universe, a gravitational wave detector uses lasers, fired and reflected perpendicular to one another, and then reconstructed to …

How apps turned me into an incredible money wizard | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Like most people, I left college perplexed about how I was supposed to survive financially. I’d certainly left my alma mater with enough education — …

21 Recipes We're Bookmarking Just for the Marinades

These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes.<p>These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.

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The Best Way to Grill a Huge Piece of Meat

No piece of meat is too large for the grill as long as you know how to butterfly it.<p><i>No piece of meat is too large for the grill as long as you know</i> …

Was Einstein right? Ripples in space-time may have been found

Are the rumors true? Whispers about a possible detection of actual ripples in space-time have been swirling for weeks, and on Thursday, the world may …

Cosmic 'signal' found in data collected in 1920s

A 50-year-old puzzle about the movement of our Solar System, and maybe the origin of life, may have been solved thanks to data collected in the 1920s.<p>…

The Two Big Bangs

When you think about how the Universe got its start, from a scientific point of view, there’s one theory that explains what we see above all others: the Big Bang. But not everyone agrees on what “the Big Bang” actually means. In particular, there’s always some news that periodically goes around …

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Step-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Prime rib is and perhaps always will be the king of holiday roasts. There is nothing so primal, so celebratory, so downright majestic as a hunk of well-marbled beef, …

Stew Science: Why You Shouldn't Cook Your Beef All Day

As anyone who has ever tried to eat at a dozen Nashville hot fried chicken joints in the course of one day can tell you, you absolutely <i>can</i> have too much of a good thing.<p>I used to be of the mindset that if cooking a stew for a long time is a good idea, then cooking it even longer is a better idea. I …

This Vietnamese noodle soup is a warming dish, perfect for winter. And while there is contention over its pronunciation, consensus dictates that the beef bones be cooked low and slow – but for how long? And what meat should you serve with it?<p>The first thing you need to know about pho is that it …

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Super Bowl Snacks: A Stoner's Guide

Watching the Super Bowl is stressful. Here, tips for upgrading your favorite football snacks with a... calming influence (i.e. marijuana).<p>The Super …

25 Cult Condiments Worth Drinking the Kool-Aid For

These 25 condiments are so good (and out-there) that they've inspired a cult following.<p>These 25 cult leaders of the condiment world are proof that condiments make everything better, and have inspired fanatical followers because of it.

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Nick Brandt's 'Petrified': animals of Lake Natron - Telegraph

Our Galaxy Might Have Already Died - We Just Don’t... - Rob Waugh's Yahoo Blog

New Gear: Sony A6300 Interchangeable-Lens Camera With 425 AF Points and 4K Video

This morning in NYC, Sony was eager to make a camera announcement after the CES hype had died down. After announcing that the Sony A6000 was one of …

16 Party-Friendly Sandwiches for Your Super Bowl Bash

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>If you're throwing a Super Bowl party this Sunday, there's absolutely nothing wrong with feeding your guests on an assortment of gooey, fatty appetizers, creamy dips, and crispy wings. But if you want to fill them up without …

Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Sandwiches Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1Turn your slow cooker on and set it to high while you get all the ingredients together. Add everything except the roast and rolls to the slow cooker …

Canon Debuts the EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera

Full of updated and improved capabilities.<p>Canon has announced its latest flagship camera, the EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR. The camera has a 20.2 megapixel 35mm Full Frame Canon CMOS sensor and is capable of 14 fps with an auto sensor. Not only that but it’s also capable of shooting 4K 60P and Full HD …

The Best Store-Bought Kimchi

For our test kitchen editors, there can only be one brand of kimchi: Mrs. Kim's.<p>A few years ago, kimchi used to be the kind of ingredient you could only find at Korean grocers. If your local supermarket carried any brand at all, you were happy. But these days, kimchi and other fermented foods like …

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Trim The Fat From Your Budget! 4 Ways to Painlessly Reduce Expenses

In order to kick start your finances for the new year, you should start with one small, easy financial goal. Just to get you on track and gain momentum and motivation. Whether your goal is to pay off debt, your mortgage, or saving for a big item like a trip or a replacement car, you need more money …

Earth Is Made Of Two Planets, According To A New Study

New research published in the journal <i>Science</i> proposes a stunning origin story for modern Earth: The planet we thought we knew could actually be made of <i>two</i> planets, which fused together 4.5 billion years ago after a collision that also formed our moon.<p>Astronomers have long suspected that the moon …

Dr. K. L. Register on Twitter: "Don't get so comfortable in your current position that you are too afraid to move when the right opportunity comes along..."

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6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Dump Your DSLR for Mirrorless

Mirrorless cameras are the in thing these days. Being called ‘DSLR killers’, some speculate that the soon-to-be announced Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and …

Why Did the World’s Greatest Chef Just Kill Himself?

By all appearances, Benoît Violier, at 44, was on top of his profession and on top of the world. And then he pulled the trigger.<p>NICE, France — Why …

1 Trip To Trader Joe's + $20 = 5 Easy Vegan Dinners

You CAN have it all (vegan)!<p>Whether you are already full-on vegan or you want to try out vegan cooking, this Trader Joe's recipe series is for you. These vegan dinners are fast, simple, and cheap, and we have a PLAN for the shopping and cooking that will make it EASY.<p>With $20 and one trip to Trader …

Nikon takes down plane photo after row

<b>Nikon has taken down the winning entry to an amateur photography competition after a social media storm erupted over the obviously edited image.</b><p>Look Up, by Singaporean photographer Chay Yu Wei, appeared to capture a plane just as it flew over a building.<p>But Nikon and Mr Chay had to apologise after …

Physicists investigate the structure of time, with implications for quantum mechanics and philosophy

(Phys.org)—Although in theory it may seem possible to divide time up into infinitely tiny intervals, the smallest physically meaningful interval of …