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4 cosmic phenomena that travel faster than the speed of light

But that's not the entire story. In fact, it's just the beginning.<p>Before Einstein, mass — the atoms that make up you, me, and everything we see — and energy were treated as separate entities. But in 1905, Einstein forever changed the way physicists view the universe.<p>Einstein's Special Theory of …

7 Surprising Uses for Your Under-Appreciated Food Processor

Don't let that piece of machinery sit on the counter, collecting dust. Put it to work with these recipe ideas.<p>Perhaps you, like so many of us, purchased a food processor with pesto in mind. These babies are admittedly perfect for blitzing garlic, herbs, nuts, and olive oil, but once you've …

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Our Favorite Features of 2015

It's been an entertaining, enlightening, and, at times, hilarious year for features here at Serious Eats. From outgoing senior features editor Max Falkowitz's tale of sneaking real maple syrup into his favorite Log Cabin-serving diners via mini Irish whiskey bottles, to managing culinary director …

10 Dishes You Loved in December

These were the 10 dishes you loved the most in December.<p>These were the 10 dishes you loved the most in December.

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A Tribute to Gina DePalma: Ace Babbo Pastry Chef, SE Writer, and Human Being

Former Babbo pastry chef and Serious Eats contributor Gina DePalma, who recently died after a seven year battle with cancer, meant a lot to me. To merely call Gina a pastry chef does not do her justice, though she did win the James Beard Award for Best Pastry Chef in America in 2009. (I must admit …

How to Make Creamy Vegetable Soups (Minus the Cream)

Each of these soup recipes — cauliflower, broccoli and sweet potato — uses the same simple method and can easily be made in less than 20 minutes. The …

baked eggs with spinach and mushrooms

My brunch arsenal, the dishes I’ve made enough times that they no longer cause any furrowed brows — a core entertaining principle here at House …

How to Make Yogurt Biscuits Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Provisions Editor, Posie Harwood, teaches us how to make light, fluffy biscuits without butter or</i> …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Potato Hash

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>In my line of work, you end up with lots of leftovers, and lots of leftovers means that I make a lot of hash. I mean, a <i>lot</i> of it. What better way is there to recycle that little hunk of bacon, that half onion, and …

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 99<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

15 Easy muffin tin recipes to convince you that mini breakfasts are the best

Making your breakfast in a muffin tin is a creative way to make individual servings in a flash. Try these recipes that will make your mornings even …

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Anthony Bourdain Made An Adorable Pancake Bar For His Daughter's Slumber Party

And now you'll want to make one, too.

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Buying These Organic Foods Is A Waste Of Money

<i>By: Kara King</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>People choose to eat organically for many reasons -- it's better for the planet, it's supposedly healthier -- but often these folks are misguided. Although it's true that USDA organic products must be free from synthetic ingredients and grown on farms that strive to …

5 Ways Home Restaurants Are Changing the Dining Landscape

Dining as we know it is changing rapidly. Costs for proprietors are higher than ever, between real estate and staffing, leading chefs to explore pop-ups and other creative concepts in lieu of opening new restaurants.<p>And at the same time, adventurous guests are craving new, innovative dining …

Why I Left Celebrity Chef Stardom to Start a Meal Kit Delivery Service

When people ask me what I've been up to lately, it's always a really easy answer for me.<p>"I started a meal kit delivery service!"<p>Uhhh...a what?<p>I'm a classically trained Chef of Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, and a professional chef who left the restaurant world after opening three highly successful …

Brookings Institute Sharply Critical of Federal Marijuana Policy

The Brookings Institution, a venerable non-profit research and education association which has been ranked the most influential think tank in the world, has issued a 21-page report entitled "Ending the U.S. government's war on medical marijuana research." For those involved in marijuana reform, or …

The Absolute Easiest Way to Poach an Egg

Everyone loves a good poached egg. Now not everyone knows how to poach an egg properly.<p>I am no expert, but a friend recently showed me this trick and I just had to share it with you. This cheater trick will help you poach a perfect and delicious egg, and what is even better, you can add seasonings …

Camila Alves makes $5 dinner: Ramen stir-fry with veggies and shrimp

Model Camila Alves makes an easy budget weeknight meal: a 6-ingredient ramen stir-fry for just $5. Plus, she throws in a super simple dessert.<p>Ramen Stir-fry<p>Anthony Quintano / TODAY<p>Tipped Jell-O Cups<p>Anthony Quintano/TODAY

The 5 Grilling Mistakes You Keep Making

<b>Amp up your delicious, al fresco dining with these tips--just in time for the long holiday weekend.</b><p><i>By Sarah-Jane Bedwell</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photos: Romulo Yanes)</i><p>With Labor Day right around the corner, grilling season is inching closer to an end. And if you've had a few hiccups this summer, you're not …

80 of Our Favorite Grilling Recipes for (Almost) Everything

From ribs and shrimp to clams and even cheese (yep, you heard right)—get grilling with these recipes!<p>Is there anything that isn't made better by the smoke and sear of a grill? If so, we want no part of it. From ribs and shrimp to clams and even cheese (yep, you heard right), here are our 80 …

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Try this renowned steakhouse marinade recipe for the ultimate steak

Most steak gurus will tell you that a dry rub is best. But when you are feeling bold, try this marinade recipe from Quality Meats Steakhouse of NYC. It is the perfect tangy mixture that explodes with flavor.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser. Additional camera by Eames Yates.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

America's Best New Restaurants 2015

<i>Photo: Peden + Munk</i><p>BY ANDREW KNOWLTON<p>For his annual Hot 10 list, Andrew Knowlton dined at hundreds of restaurants, traveled thousands of miles, and devoured something like a million calories -- all in search of the country's best new places to eat. Here are the breakout spots you should be planning …

The 8 Most Annoying Whole Foods Customers, According to Whole Foods Employees

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Elvert Barnes (Edited)</i><p>If you've ever walked the aisles of Whole Foods, you've likely observed a huge cast of well-fed characters, from women wearing $400 worth of Lululemon to guys there specifically to pick up women in $400 worth of Lululemon. It isn't hard to pick …

Millennials leaving church in droves, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

Sugar is the real enemy, not fat itself, says film targeting obesity

First came <i>An Inconvenient Truth</i>. Then <i>Fast Food Nation</i>. Then <i>Blackfish</i>. Each showed the power of critically acclaimed, successful documentaries to alter perceptions about controversial issues ranging from global warming to mistreatment of animals in captivity and the behaviour of food industry giants.<p>…