Ivan Krusic

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This Will Be Your Dad’s New Favorite Pork Chop Recipe

It’s almost Father’s Day, and that means it’s time to show dad he didn’t raise a bum loser. How do you do that? Well, you could get him a nice gift — …

Recipes

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Cooking

15 Easy Dinners That Start with Shredded Chicken

Weeknight cooking is a slog, even under the best circumstances (add in one late meeting and it’s cold cereal all around). Our secret weapon? Shredded …

California’s Water Whiplash Is Only Going to Get Worse

In December 1861, as a California drought was wearing into its fifth year, farmers on the West Coast were all asking for one thing for Christmas: …

One of the most worrisome predictions about climate change may be coming true

Two years ago, former NASA climate scientist James Hansen and a number of colleagues laid out a dire scenario in which gigantic pulses of fresh water from melting glaciers could upend the circulation of the oceans, leading to a world of fast-rising seas and even superstorms.<p>Hansen’s scenario was …

Global Warming

Pot Sounds: The 20 Greatest Weed-Themed Songs of All Time

NOW PLAYING<p>Pot Sounds: The 20 Greatest Weed-Themed Songs of All Time<p>By , , ,<p>From Louis Armstrong to Lady Gaga, countless musicians have gone on …

Music

Is the Gulf Stream about to collapse and is the new ice age coming sooner than scientists think?

Two new studies published in the scientific journal <i>Nature</i> have brought a new threat to the world’s attention: the shutdown of the Atlantic Ocean …

Global Warming

Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably Hits California

Nobody knows when "The Big One" is going to hit California, but here's how experts think it will play out when it does.<p>California is the land of beaches, mountains, and all the legal marijuana you can stomach. It’s also, inconveniently, a dangerous minefield riddled with nasty fault lines that …

Swirling pile of trash in Pacific Ocean is now 3 times the size of France

Scientists are warning that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, between Hawaii and California, is accumulating trash faster than ever and is now three …

The theory of the 13-year rock vs. pop cycle: Alan Cross

At first glance, trends and sounds in popular music seem to come at us in random, fractalized bursts. Viewed up close on a day-to-day, week-to-week …

Why a Podcast About R.E.M. Is a Must-Listen

Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott’s newly launched R U Talkin’ R.E.M. Re: Me? is as hilarious, passionate, and tangent-filled as their other work in the medium.<p>The premise of Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott’s new podcast could never be described as topical. It’s hard to imagine why the mere announcement …

Comedy

Poop scoop: Everything you need to know about healthy pooping

There are fewer things as intrinsic to your body as pooping. After all, in your first weeks in the world, all you did was eat, sleep, breathe and …

Weight Loss

What's Actually Behind Cape Town's Water Crisis

Blame austerity-obsessed technocrats, irresponsible development, and willful ignorance.<p>The city of Cape Town was plonked by its founders onto a peninsula not far from where the Indian and Atlantic oceans merge, often violently, beneath the imposing banks of Table Mountain. To its north lie the …

Quincy Jones: the kingmaker of pop

As a child, he ran with gangsters in the world's biggest ghetto; as a man, he recorded the most successful album ever. The super-mogul has laid down …

Music

What Teenagers Are Learning From Online Porn

Drew was 8 years old when he was flipping through TV channels at home and landed on “Girls Gone Wild.” A few years later, he came across HBO’s late-night soft-core pornography. Then in ninth grade, he found online porn sites on his phone. The videos were good for getting off, he said, but also …

Public Health

Toronto’s top 20 bands of all time

By Alan Cross<p>Published: Wednesday, Jun. 12, 2013, 02:24 PM<p>Toronto has a lot to be concerned about these days — from Mayor Rob Ford’s continued antics …

Study defines link between fracking, earthquakes in northern Alberta

Scientists have figured out how hydraulic fracking causes earthquakes in northern Alberta, but they have a way to go before they can use that …

A major geopolitical crisis is set to erupt over who controls the world’s longest river

When Ethiopian prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn visits Egypt this week to discuss bilateral cooperation in sectors like health, education, and agriculture, one contentious issue will stand out: the completion of Africa’s largest dam.<p>It’s no secret what Egypt thinks about the Grand Ethiopian …

Africa

The ‘Gold Standard’ Meat Sauce

When Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who revolutionized the way Americans cook Italian food, died in September 2013, The Times asked readers to submit their favorites of her recipes. Many wrote in to sing the praises of her famous (and contentious) red sauce made with just four ingredients — …

Italian Food

Why has it been so cold? Here's what science says

Whitehorse was warmer than Toronto on Tuesday. The weather in North America is upside down.<p>That's because the Arctic's deeply frigid weather escaped …

The wait is over. The battery revolution is here

Plunging prices and soaring reliability mean the battery's time has come<p>On an industrial site in Toronto's Port Lands, not far from Google's planned …

Western Canada's ice age melt offers preview for modern climate change

The ice sheet that covered much of Western Canada at the end of the last ice age melted earlier and more quickly than scientists thought, a new study …

Global Warming

Google's Sidewalk Labs signs deal for 'smart city' makeover of Toronto's waterfront

The partnership between a U.S. urban-innovation lab and a government agency could bring a bold experiment in city-building and high-tech to Toronto, Alex Bozikovic explains<p>A unit of Google's parent company, devoted to urban innovation, has signed a deal to map out a new kind of neighbourhood on …

Collapsed fish farm that released thousands of Atlantic salmon had structural problems last month

The Washington state fish farm that collapsed allowing many thousands of Atlantic salmon to escape into the Pacific showed signs of trouble last …

Memo: Make Jamie Oliver’s Crazy, Genius One-Pot Chicken ASAP

Jamie Oliver has been known to do otherworldly things with chicken, given a few strident ingredients and enough time in a single pot. But this time, somehow, you have to do even less to get there.<p>This summery chicken-tomato-mélange's miraculous qualities have all the hallmarks of a braise—the …

Recipes

The 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

50. Hole<i><br>Live Through This</i> <b>(DGC, 1994)</b><p>Released on April 12, 1994 — seven days after her late husband's suicide, <i>Live Through This</i> is the first major label release and most definitive work by Courtney Love and her band Hole. Often viewed in the shadow of Kurt Cobain but built to eclipse it, the album …

18 Brilliant One-Pan Dinners You Need In Your Life

Because no one likes doing the dishes.

No-Frills Shrimp Boil

6 servings<p>Set a large colander in the sink before you add the shrimp so you can drain the boil as soon as it comes off the heat.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small red-skinned potatoes<p>¼ cup Zatarain’s Crawfish, Shrimp & Crab Boil or Old Bay Seasoning, plus more for serving<p>Kosher salt<p>2 lemons, …

Recipes