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Preacher Is Finally Here and It's Absolutely Been Worth the Wait

When the first things you see on a TV show about a preacher in Texas are the words “Outer Space,” you know you’re in for something special. And …

10 things men should do every day (according to science)

We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life?<p>To paraphrase the slogan of a popular sugary treat, only science has the answer ...<p>1. Play computer games<p>Ever wanted a bigger …

A Genius Trick for More Buttery-Tasting Mashed Potatoes

A few years back, I assumed The One True Genius Mashed Potato Recipe was going to be the Jeffery Steingarten method of heating, then cooling, then heating the potatoes again, so that the starches have a chance to firm up and settle (or <i>retrograde</i>) in between, becoming impervious to gluey-ness. …

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Amazing Video From A GoPro Attached To A Rocket

The near-space footage is pretty breathtaking<p>GoPro is at its best in extreme situations, and not much is more extreme than being strapped to a rocket. That's what happened on November 5, 2015 when Aerospace, Inc. placed a handful of the action cameras at different points on one of their near-space …

Consciousness Uploading Goes Horribly Wrong in This Creepy New Sci-Fi Short

In this new short written and directed by the Brothers Lynch, a pioneering mind transfer procedure offers a quadriplegic soldier the opportunity to …

The 12 craziest Hubble pictures of all time

Otherworldly desktop backgrounds.<p>↑ The Hubble Space Telescope has continuously unleashed a stream of jaw-dropping intergalactic imagery since it launched on April 24, 1990. Not only do these images, which look more like paintings at first glance, allow researchers to study distant worlds, galaxies …

A Punchy Italian Condiment You'll Want to Put on Everything

Don't be fooled—it may look like pesto, but this is far from it. Rather than being rich and creamy from Parmesan, oil and pine nuts, salsa verde is sharp and savory, zingy and zesty.<p>Known as <i>bagnet vert</i> or “green sauce” in Piedmont, salsa verde can thank parsley for its grassy freshness and …

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Top Mistakes When Visiting New York

Visiting New York can be a dream for many. But it's important to note the top mistakes that people make when visiting this city in an attempt to prevent them from occurring to anyone else.<p>Visiting New York is the dream of many and as an Englishman myself, I can honestly say that I would love to …

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How to make halloumi, the cheese that squeaks: DIY halloumi tastes great, and it’s not hard to make

When I’m asked why I make my own jam, pickles, cheese or bacon, the first reason that comes to mind is: It’s more delicious. But it’s also plain old …

8 easy ways to speed up your Mac

We all know a Mac is the best computer. It’s the most reliable, the least fuss and usually the most snappy. But, as with all computers, the trusty Macintosh can also become sluggish after a while.<p>In today’s <i>Cult of Mac</i> video, we’re going to show you eight easy, useful tips to speed up your Mac.<p>One …

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How To Extract Your Own DNA

Using basic kitchen supplies<p>Every one of your cells contains DNA, the molecular blueprint that makes you you. Accessing that blueprint may seem like a job for scientists. But extracting DNA from your cells is actually surprisingly simple.<p>Mac Cowell, an advocate for open-source biotechnology, …

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Mix Italian Dressing with Barbecue Sauce for the Perfect Marinade for Any Meat

You need just two things to make a marinade versatile enough for any meat, fish, or other food: a bottle of Italian salad dressing and a bottle of …

An Old-School, White-Tablecloth Classic Goes Meatball

<i>We partnered up with our friends at Miele for our latest contest—The Recipe You're Most Proud Of—and we're featuring some of the community members behind the recipes. We'll feature this dish, and others from the contest, at upcoming Food52 demos.</i><p>Duck is perhaps under-loved—it doesn't have nearly …

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The Pre-Internet Viral Video

In 1986, two aspiring Washington, DC, filmmakers lugged their video equipment to a parking lot in Largo, Maryland, where people were coming in to see …

The Science of Getting Swole

Rachael SchultzScience of 'Swole'Learn exactly how strength training makes your muscles bigger.Despite the stereotype of a meathead, it actually …

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Watch What Happens When a Homophobic Bro Gets Sent to a Gay Conversion Therapy Summer Camp – VIDEO

<i>RainBRO</i>, a new indie film seeking funding on Indiegogo, looks at what happens when a homophobic straight bro accidentally winds up at a summer camp …

How Daylight Savings Time Is Secretly Dangerous

Turning the clocks forward could raise your risk of this disease<p>That extra hour of sunlight might have a dark downside: Adjusting the clock for daylight savings time may raise your risk of stroke, suggests new Finnish research.<p>Scientists analyzed hospital data over a 10-year period and discovered …

IKEA-Style Home Can Be Built in 4 Days Using Only a Screwdriver

French architecture firm Multipod Studio has come up with a revolutionary housing prototype – the PopUp House. This unique dwelling comes in the form …

Real-Deal Spanakopita, Straight from Yia Yia

The food of our grandmothers is the real “comfort food”; their dishes fill us up in a soul-satisfying way unmatched by other foods. Spanakopita is no exception.<p>Every Greek <i>yia yia</i> has her own signature version, with little tricks that make it distinct. This one comes from Kanella "Nelly" Cheliotis, …

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College Student Elliott Vance Discusses Career as Gay Porn Actor, Escort to Combat Stigma of Sex Work

The gay escort and former adult film actor who goes by the stage name Elliott Vance is opening up about his career in the industry, in hopes of …

Calum McSwiggan Explains the Ins and Outs of Gay Sex in New Video – WATCH

Everything <i>but</i>? Everything <i>butt</i>? Class is in session as London-based vlogger Calum McSwiggan dives deep into the ins and outs of what makes up gay …

Vlogger Calum McSwiggan Schools You on the History of Gay Sex – WATCH

Gay vlogger, educator and activist Calum McSwiggan has launched a new web series called “Gay Sex 101″ in which he breaks down various different …

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Catch Up on the Steamy Gay Love Story on Basketball Soap ‘Hit the Floor’ – VIDEO

We’ve profiled gay storylines on daytime and nighttime soap operas before, notably Will and Sonny on <i>Days of Our Lives</i>, Luke and Noah (aka Nuke) on <i>As</i> …