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Runny Yolk Sauce

This recipe is easiest to do when using a sous vide device -- either a self-contained insulated box called a water oven or a stick-style water …

My 5 Favorite Ridiculous Lines From Star Trek: Voyager

<i>Star Trek Voyager</i> went off the air 15 years ago today. To commemorate this very depressing occasion, here are what I truly believe are the five best …

Science Fiction

How to Make Italian Seafood Salad (Insalata di Frutti di Mare)

It wasn't until very recently that the similarity between Peruvian ceviche and Italian seafood salad struck me. Peruvian ceviche: chunks of seafood—some raw, like fish, and some cooked, like shrimp—marinated in lime juice with cilantro and onion, along with the heat of fresh chili peppers. Italian …

Here's what Apple’s top lawyer will tell Congress tomorrow

Apple's top legal executive, Bruce Sewell, will testify before the House Judiciary Committee tomorrow and fight for Apple's position that it shouldn't be forced to create a back door into the iPhone for the FBI.<p>CEO Tim Cook and other executives have already laid out Apple's arguments, but Sewell's …

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.

Ice Cream

10 Things That Star Trek Got Right (That Have Never Been Copied)

This year is the 50th anniversary of <i>Star Trek</i>, and even after five decades there has never been another series like Gene Roddenberry’s brainchild. …

Science Fiction

25 Best Soups

Love the convenience of a one-dish meal simmering on the stovetop? Then prepare one of these top-rated soup recipes for some no-fuss hearty comfort …

Watch: How to Make the Ultimate Pecan Pie for Thanksgiving

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>When it comes to building …

Queen Elizabeth II owns every dolphin in Britain and doesn't need a driving license — here are the incredible powers you didn't know the monarchy has

Queen Elizabeth II is not like you and me.<p>Did you know she is immune from prosecution? That she has her own personal poet, paid in Sherry wine? Or that she holds dominion over British swans and can fire the entire Australian government?<p>It's true that her role as the British head of state is largely …

Did NASA Just Accidentally Produce A Warp Bubble? EmDrive Could Lead To Warp Drive

NASA scientists working on a project called EmDrive have accidentally stumbled upon something that will send science fiction junkies into a frenzy. …