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How to Build the Healthiest Grain Bowl, According to a Microbiologist

At Cafe Umami in Oakland, Sungsoon Park brings science to his bowl-centric menu.<p>Grain bowls have become as ubiquitous as avocado toast. Hearty and colorful, they woo the belly and the eye with seemingly endless options for toppings, sauces, sprinkles, and drizzles. <b>Sungsoon Park</b>, the co-owner of …

South Korea

Judy Joo’s recipe for spicy Korean ramyun noodles

Sometimes nothing hits the spot better than instant ramyun (Korean for ramen) and a cold beer. Switching out the seasoning packet for some flavoured stock, though, makes it much tastier and healthier. I also like to build it into a proper meal by adding prawns, dumplings, veggies, meat – whatever I …

Recipes

The Best Recipes from North Carolina

We found the best recipes from North Carolina—all from the kitchens of NC cooks. Discover some low country classics, foodie faves and all around good …

North Carolina

Why White Women Keep Calling the Cops on Black People

In April, when a white woman called the police on two black men in a Philadelphia Starbucks, the video of the event went viral. The men were accused …

Justice

The 10 Most-Saved Summer Dinners Our Readers Love

Summer dinners are all about ease. When it's this hot out and there are so many other things I'd rather be doing than cook (like go to the beach!), …

Cooking

Chinese Researchers Achieve Stunning Quantum-Entanglement Record

Scientists have just packed 18 qubits — the most basic units of quantum computing — into just six weirdly connected photons. That's an unprecedented …

Quantum Physics

UNSW unlocks qubit signal frequency control in quantum advancement

A team of researchers from the university have successfully 'tuned' precision atom qubits in a similar way to tuning in to different radio …

Qubits

Snapshot of centre of the Milky Way reveals clearest ever image of supermassive black hole

In the months and years to come, the data used to build a picture of the centre of the Milky Way will be analysed and academic papers written, as …

Black Holes

This Tiny Fern Is the "Most Economically Important' Fern On Earth

Meet the plant nicknamed 'green manure.'<p>Much like Frodo in <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>, the fern <i>Azolla filiculoides</i> proves that the small can certainly pack …

University of California

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

This Cold Brew Soda Rules

It won't give you caffiene-induced heart palpitations<p>Sometimes when I drink cold brew I accidentally have too much. Like, three cups too much. I sip …

Coffee

The 9 Best Boutique Hotels to Book in Paris in 2018

Ah, Paris. The beautiful City of Love's siren call is heard not only by honeymooners, but families, friends, fashionistas and foodies the world …

France

Is the Secret to the Perfect Cheeseburger From France?

Try this delicious cheeseburger recipe from Susan Herrmann Loomis’ new book, ‘French Grill.’<p>In the perennial summer grilling debate of hot dogs vs. …

Recipes

NASA may have discovered and then destroyed organics on Mars in 1976

Over 40 years ago, a NASA mission may have accidentally destroyed what would have been the first discovery of organic molecules on Mars, according to a report from New Scientist.<p>Recently, NASA caused quite a commotion when it announced that its Curiosity rover discovered organic molecules — which …

Space Travel

10 Airbnbs for Incredible Stargazing — Including the Century’s Longest Lunar Eclipse Happening This Month

July 27 is a special day in the stars. Not only will it be the longest lunar eclipse of the 21st century (lasting almost two hours), Mars will come …

Astronomy

How to Reheat Pizza so It Tastes Like It Was Just Delivered

If you have kids and an endless to-do list, you need to know how to reheat pizza. For those days when you just can't be bothered to cook, takeout …

Kitchens

8 of the highest-rated travel experiences in the world, according to TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor recently revealed the best family vacation experiences with their first-ever Travelers' Choice Awards. The booking site compared millions of customer reviews to find fan-favorite hotels, beaches, landmarks and more.<p>Here are the top eight reviewer-chosen experiences in the world.<p>1. …

Italy

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

Treat Yourself to Garlic Butter Steak Bites Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

Mushroom Stroganoff

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook egg noodles according to package directions. Remove from heat, and cover to keep warm.<p>Step 2<p>Heat olive oil and 1 Tbsp. …

Recipes

Rules For Eating And Drinking In Japan

Visting Japan? Or perhaps you already live in the country. Here are some handy rules to follow for eating and drinking protocol.<p>Generally, Japanese …

Japan

Everything to Know About SpaceX's Groundbreaking BFR and Mr. Steven

Even for an Elon Musk venture, SpaceX’s plan to reach Mars and trailblaze a future of fully reusable rockets is basically something out of a comic …

Space Travel

Want great coffee? These cities are your best bet

Enjoying a cup of joe<p>Coffee is a universal beverage, which means there are few places on Earth where you have to forego your morning caffeine ritual. …

Coffee

Australia gets Kia Stinger cop cars, American police should be jealous

Now that Holden and Ford Australia have closed up shop, Australian police forces are finding that keeping around cars that are no longer manufactured could be a problem. In the search for something new to replace the last of the V8 interceptors, Queensland police have found an unexpected candidate: …

Kia Stinger

9 High-Protein Vegetarian Recipes So Good There Won't Be Leftovers

No matter your reason for eating vegetarian, there's no doubt you want to make sure you're getting the right nutrients. Experts believe that protein …

Healthy Eating

Charging habits to maximize battery life

Smartphone users — casual and enthusiast alike — are forever in search of longer battery life. While fast charging keeps us topped up every day, the absence of replaceable batteries means eventually the lithium-ion cells enclosed in our phones are going to age and deteriorate.<p>If you’ve held onto a …

Electric Vehicles

CanguRo robot is part transport, part best friend

CanguRo takes its name from the Italian word for kangaroo, but this particular robot prefers to roll than hop.<p>Unveiled this week in Japan, the …

Los Angeles

Fernando Garcia's Insider Guide To Mykonos

Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim, creative directors of Oscar de la Renta, simply can’t get enough of Greece. Having opened a successful boutique in …

European Travel

How to Google Search the right way!

Google handles billions of searches per day, but how many of those searches actually help people find what they’re really looking for? It’s impossible to know for sure, but there are plenty of tools and tricks at any Googler’s disposal to help narrow down those millions of search results into …

Google Search