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Mexican history from the early 20th century was a time when social upheaval led to a mass destruction, death and social change. These events gave rise to a more passionate approach to art, one that remains defiantly original and vibrant to this day. "Mexico: A Revolution in Art" at the Royal Academy in London captures this euphoria http://econ.st/1749IUa

Ask Eat Like a Man: The Benefits of Better Butters

<i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available for private tutorials.</i><p><b>How can I get</b> …

Chocolate, amaretto and rapeseed oil cake recipe

A decadent chocolate and amaretto cake made using healthy rapeseed oil<p>SERVES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g dark chocolate, broken into pieces<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 150ml rapeseed oil<br>• 200g self-raising flour<br>• 120g caster sugar<br>• 2 whole courgettes, finely grated<br>• 50g hazelnuts, finely chopped<br>• 4 tbsp amaretto<br>• 200g crème fraîche<br>• The …

Gardener ‘disappointed’ by size of her penis-shaped strawberry

Growing strawberries in your garden is normally a family-friendly experience, unless you’re Carole Collen.<p>The 52-year-old got a pleasant surprise …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

These five winning projects of the 2018 A+Awards celebrate local materials, knowledge and craftsmans hip.<p>Enter now and get your project seen by millions.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Thatching is making a comeback.<p>Workshops are designed as spaces to tinker, …

Thresher sharks use their tails like bullwhips to kill or stun prey

A diver has captured rare footage of the unique hunting style of thresher sharks in tropical waters off the Philippines.<p>The film was shot near coral …

How To Make The Best Fried Rice

Skillet-cook dinner in 15 minutes<p>Ed Schoenfeld, co-owner of RedFarm in New York City, often grabs a few cartons of rice before leaving his restaurant. He’ll let the rice chill overnight and then, for lunch the next day, chop an onion, some additional vegetables, and whatever cooked protein he has …

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2013

At the end of every quarter the Sifter will highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘, culminating in an epic <i>Top 100</i> at the end of the year (check …

The Moon's Mystery: Scientists Debate How it Formed

How was our planet's satellite formed? Scientists are still searching for the answer.<p><b>It has taken centuries for scientists to settle on a creation story for our moon, the most popular of which is depicted on the July cover of National Geographic magazine. But as I learned at a recent lunch with</b> …

Worms regrow their decapitated heads, along with the memories inside

Some memories just won't die — and some can even be transferred to a whole new brain. Researchers at Tufts University have determined that a small, yellow worm known as a planarian, which has long been studied for its regenerative properties, is able to grow back a lot more than just its body …

BA's Ultimate Lobster Rolls

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Warm, toasty, buttered rolls are key. If you can't find New England–style buns, trim 1/4-inch from both sides of standard hot dog buns to remove the crust and expose more surface area.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>3 1 1/4-pound live lobsters<p>1 celery stalk, …

What The Future Looked Like In 1900 -- 13 Fascinating Images

1 of 14<p>Crossing the sea and getting from one country to another has never been easier thanks to this railway and boat combination. Ferry your way …

Crickets Act Differently When Others Are Watching

Male insects are more aggressive when they have an audience, study says.<p><b>Everybody loves an audience—even crickets.</b><p>A new study shows that the insects change their aggressive behavior when they know other crickets are watching, the first time this phenomenon has been observed in any invertebrate. …

G2 go in search of the perfect burger: A good burger is a thing of beauty. As two cult chains open in London, we ask if the new imports are any better than what's already on offer http://t.gu.com/mOYCO Photograph: Graeme Robertson

Summer fruit bake recipe

Use a good mixture of fruit, raspberries, loganberries, all types of currants, slices of peach, apricot or plum work well too for this summer fruit bake.<p><b>Serves</b> 4<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>14oz/400g mixed soft fruit<br>9oz/250g mascarpone<br>2 egg yolks<br>5oz/150g icing sugar<br>1 vanilla pod<p>Wash the berries and pick them from …

Voyager: A long, long trip into the unknown

Whether or not Nasa’s Voyager has become the first object to leave our solar system, Quentin Cooper wants to know what will happen if it meets extraterrestrial life?<p>Are we there yet? Don’t know. Are we there yet? Don’t know. Are we there yet? Don’t know.<p>Thankfully there are no small children aboard …

Space Exploration

Guido Barilla: What I've Learned

The fourth-generation pasta don on work/life balance, the gluten-free trend, and what pasta shape goes best with pesto.<p><i>Guido Barilla was born and raised in Parma, Italy, where his grandfather Pietro first opened a bread and pasta shop 136 year ago. Guido has been the Chairman of Barilla Group — now</i> …

Gluten-Free

How I Caught a Glimpse of the Elusive "WOW-Factor" & What You Can Do To Get Your Own

We all want to amaze our friends, family and hopefully even our raving fans with our photography, but in order to do so we need to first find out how …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Very Close Encounter with a Massive Minke Whale

Have you ever heard the phrase “too close for comfort”? Well this is perhaps an apt situation in which you might actually use that phrase. While sea …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Summer Storm Approaches

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Weather Service, there are around 1,800 thunderstorms at any given …

Photos From The Happiest Place On Earth: Disneyland

I have a dark secret – I have a Disneyland ‘Annual Passport’. Living here in Southern California may be the very reason I have one (well, that, and …

Camille Seaman: The Big Cloud

Camille Seaman‘s name has become synonymous with her stunning images of Polar Regions and her amazing project, <i>The Last Iceberg.</i> <i></i>Her heroic and …