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25 Things You Didn’t Know Your Microwave Could Do

Microwaves make everyone’s life a little easier. In fact, if you’re just using yours to heat up your frozen dinners, you’re missing out on a whole …

ScienceAlert Deal: 10 Unique Gadgets You Didn't Know You Needed

Levitating moon light anyone?<p>Anyone can appreciate a gadget that can make everyday life a bit easier or more fun. However, there's plenty of products …

This free science fiction anthology is all about the future of space exploration

It comes with a fantastic lineup of authors<p>There’s been a growing movement within the science fiction community to imagine the future as something other than a dreary dystopia. That’s what Arizona State University is doing with a new digital anthology called <i>Visions, Ventures, Escape Velocities: A</i> …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Crispy Spiced Chickpeas

When it comes to snacks, crunchy and spicy are popular qualities. These baked chickpeas are both, plus they are healthy and easy to make. Just toss …

An Astronaut Faces His Worst Fears in Impressive Scifi Short Icarus

As Elton John once sang, it’s lonely out in space—so it helps if you have a close family member around to help you get the job done. However, it’s …

Elton John

Bitcoin Gold, the latest Bitcoin fork, explained | Ars Technica

Bitcoin is dominated by big mining companies. Bitcoin Gold wants to change that.<p>A new cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Gold is now live on the Internet. …

Bitcoin

22 Recipes Meant For Anyone Obsessed With Garlic

If you believe that garlic makes anything savory better, these recipes are for you. None of these pastas, soups, or main courses skimp on the garlic …

Cooking

Watch This Neural Network Learn How To Play ‘Mario Kart’

Artificial intelligence just keeps getting better at beating us at games, and what game more lends itself to a computer being a cheating, blue-shelling bastard than <i>Mario Kart</i>? That’s the idea behind MariFlow, a <i>Mario Kart</i>-playing neural network programmed by Seth Bling based upon a neural program …

Retrogaming

Hearty Chili Con Carne – Book of Taste

19NOV<p>Ingredients: red or yukon gold potatoes extra virgin olive oil 1/2 a packet of dry zesty Italian dressing mix garlic powder 1/3 …

Have You Heard About Unsupervised Decision Trees

<b>Summary:</b> <i>Unless you’re involved in anomaly detection you may never have heard of Unsupervised Decision Trees. It’s a very interesting approach to</i> …

Machine Learning

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

Karlie Kloss' Spicy Ginger Cookies

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Not all supermodels bake to unwind, but not all supermodels are Karlie Kloss, our …

Dessert

This Creamy, Boozy Apple Cake Is Stupidly Easy To Make

Where has this recipe been all my life?<p>The custardy, rum-spiked apple cake known as <i>kuchen borracho</i> is the extraordinary result of what happens when …

Dessert

15 Fast & Fancy Dinners to Make This Season

With the arrival of cooler fall days comes the desire to make dinner a bit more of an event. Gone is the need for quick, no-cook salads and …

Blackout Cake

According to legend (a.k.a. the Internet), this decadent chocolate cake was first created by Ebinger’s bakery in Brooklyn, New York, and named after the blackout drills during World War II. To re-create it, we learned that patience is key: giving all the separate components time to chill yielded …

Dessert

Eggplant and tomato: It’s the pasta sauce of summer

<i>By Emily Horton, Special To The Washington Post</i>Southern Italy is deeply fond of eggplant. Throughout the country — but particularly within the …

Italian Food

A Synthetic Human Fights to Survive in Visually Stunning Scifi Short Seam

In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines”—some don’t even know they’re not real—is tested …

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

In an exclusive extract from his new cookbook Made at Home, Giorgio Locatelli suggests four classic store-cupboard pasta dishes that will never fail<p>Interview with Giorgio, plus more recipes from Made at Home<p>Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can …

The Completely Addictive Method of Making Pasta Sauce

The idea of making homemade pasta sauce might sound intimidating, but it's a lot less complicated than you'd think. And I'm not talking about a more involved project like a beef bolognese. My go-to way to prepare pasta is with a lemony, garlicky, buttery sauce that comes together in minutes — and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to make jerk pulled pork with spicy crispy rice

<b>Jerk pulled pork with spicy crispy rice</b><p>Serves 6<p><i>2kg shoulder of pork, skin on but not scored<br>1 red onion, sliced<br>​200ml chicken stock<br>For the marinade<br>1</i> …

Jamaican-Style Brown Chicken Stew

While we’re definitely a fan of simple and quick meals, there’s always a time and a place for preparing things...The post Jamaican-Style Brown …

Paleo Diet

Surprise asteroid strike could destroy our cities, astrophysicist warns

A top astrophysicist says a city-destroying asteroid strike could take us by surprise.<p>Profressor Alan Fitzsimmons says that an event similar to the …

Tasty or toxic? Beware of the trend for edible flowers

Watch out for Instagrammed images of cakes decorated with pretty narcissi, whose crystals can cause painful sores<p>I am such a sucker for a glossy Instagram foodie picture, I really am. Whether it’s marvelling at avocados sliced into intricate, swirling fans (how does anyone have the patience?) or …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Dessert

This One-Pan Tomato-Basil Chicken and Rice Is a Dinner Miracle

Allow me to paint a picture for you: It's dinnertime, and you have a table of hungry people waiting with anticipation. You open the oven door, pull …

How to Plan and Photograph the Milky Way

Astrophotography is probably the most fascinating thing to someone whether he/she is a photographer or not. Nothing can be more hypnotizing than …

Landscape Photography

Machine Learning In Python for Trading

<b>Introduction</b><p>Machine Learning has many advantages. It is the hot topic right now. For a trader or a fund manager, the pertinent question is “How can I …

Machine Learning

19 Ridiculously Good Five-Ingredient Pasta Recipes

Because you can up your pasta game without spending a ton of money.