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The first F-35 squadron is ready for combat, according to the Marines

The decision, to be announced formally later Friday, makes the Marines to first US military service to declare an "initial operational capability" of the F-35 fighter, a key milestone for the $391 billion program after years of cost overruns and schedule delays.<p>The F-35B model of the aircraft can …

Military

Cook Down Your Rhubarb for This Better-Than-Cream-Soda Spring Cocktail

Right now rhubarb is all over the farmers market, most of it destined for pies. And I'll be frank: this sweet and tangy base of this cocktail, made with rhubarb and some woodsy, spicy vanilla, does taste like a pie in delicious liquid form. That familiar pie flavor plays really well against two …

Cocktails

Make Mint the Star of Your Next Cocktail

It was winter in New York for the past 25 months, or at least it seemed that way. But gray skies finally made way for blue, dappled with pink cherry blossoms, kickstarting our yearnings for tall pitcher drinks and fresh herbs to rouse us from our long slumber.<p>Like most herbs, mint is sold …

TreeHouse Memorial City becomes the highest rated LEED Platinum Core and Shell Building in Texas

The TreeHouse Memorial City office building, designed by Studio Red Architects, is a LEED Platinum certified two-story building that uses multiple …

Green Living

The Elements of Great Gravlax, the Easiest Luxury Food You Can Make at Home

When I think of luxury foods, I think of things that are expensive enough that I'd buy them only in very small quantities, as an occasional indulgence, if at all. White truffles? <i>No thanks.</i> Caviar? <i>Lemme grab a</i> really small <i>spoon.</i> Cured fish like lox and sable? <i>I'll get three-quarters of a pound of</i> …

Seafood

Efficient SIP Laneway House Pops Up in an Unused Urban Backyard in Vancouver

1/14<p>Vancouver Laneway House-Lanefab<p>Laneway houses are gaining in popularity in Canada as homeowners transform their unused backyards or garages into …

Housing

Alice B. Toklas' Asparagus in Salt & Pepper Whipped Cream

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The one way you probably haven't thought about serving asparagus—and you should.</i><p>Toast Soup and Chicken in Milk notwithstanding, I swear I don't just find the …

Fire chicken with cheese (Cheese buldak: 치즈불닭) recipe

Combine hot pepper flakes, hot pepper paste, soy sauce, 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, ground black pepper, rice syrup, garlic, and ginger in a bowl. …

That's Amore: Spaghetti Carbonara + Baci di Dama

<i>Today, we kick off a week of Valentine's Day dinners for two -- grab your partner or your bestie, and make a meal worthy of your love.</i><p>Some dates are better than others. We'd all love a fancy-shmancy, wine-and-roses, multi-course meal at that upscale Italian restaurant we've been dying to try -- but …

Brennan's Eggs Hussarde

Heat 2 tbsp. butter in a 2-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Add garlic, scallions, and onions; cook until soft, 2-3 minutes. Add ham and …

Onions

Olympus Air is a lens camera that pairs with your smartphone

We knew it was coming, but it's finally here. Not to be outdone by Sony, Olympus revealed last year, during Photokina 2014, that it was working on a lens camera of its own. And now we're starting to learn more about it. Meet the Olympus Air, the company's first attempt at this type of remote …

5 dangerous apps you don’t know your kids are using

If you're a parent or a grandparent, you know kids pick up the latest technology lightning fast. Of course, that means the children in your life can also be using apps and visiting sites that are totally inappropriate for their ages. Worse yet, you might not even realize it.<p>Let’s look at five …

Scientists Have Caught A Laser Beam In Flight On Video For The First Time

While light appears to show up instantaneously when you flick a switch, it actually takes time to get to your eyes. It just moves so fast we don't notice. This is why it's been so hard to catch light on the move in a video — it's moving so fast even regular high-speed cameras can't catch it.<p>To …

Imaging

Forty years on, GMC Motorhome remains on the move

One should not use the term “space age” frivolously around Robert Mueller.<p>She wouldn’t go anywhere without a hotel reservation. Now, she’s nagging to get back on the road.<p>Some of the 33 years Mueller spent with aerospace firm Hamilton Standard came at Texas’ Johnson Space Center, where he helped …

RVs

James Beard's Braised Onion Pasta

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: A humble pasta you'll be skeptical of --</i> <i>and yet another recipe from James Beard that teaches us to have faith.</i><p>It took us 47 emails to figure out what we’d serve. We …

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