Rebecca Derrick

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Homemade Sriracha Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I began experimenting with homemade Sriracha two summers ago after discovering Joshua Bousel's recipe on Serious Eats (http://www.seriouseats...). The first batch, while tasty in its own right, was bright and in-your-face hot, and missing the earthiness of the beloved Huy Fong …

Food Preservation

Online university courses: godsend or gimmick?

When American universities began offering Moocs – free online courses, open to all – people signed up in their droves. From lessons on artificial intelligence to classes on vegetarianism, millions of people across the world began learning. As the New York Times declared 2012 the year of the Mooc, …

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

During Microsoft's Surface announcement event in New York, Pocket-lint managed to get some brief playtime with both the new tablets. The Surface Pro …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 officially unveiled | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft has updated its range of own-branded tablets, with the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 officially unveiled alongside the cheaper Surface 2.</b><p>Landing …

Microsoft Surface

Microsoft reveals Surface Music Cover, gives DJs and producers more musical tools (updated)

The new Surface Pro 2, with its prodigious computing capabilities, has been built as a computing productivity machine for just about anyone. Spreadsheets, editing video and mixing music are all in the new Pro's wheelhouse, and that last task is why Microsoft is also revealing the Surface Remix …

Pristine "Islands in the Sky" Are Window on Evolution

Best of the Week: 3D, Architecture, Tech News and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

MLB shows us what to expect from iOS 7's new iBeacon location services

Among the lesser-touted additions to iOS 7 is iBeacon, a new feature that allows the iPhone (4S and later) to communicate with tiny, cheap Bluetooth LE sensors, enabling all kinds of location-based services. One major application is obviously indoor mapping, which has proven to be a major pain …

This abandoned playhouse was once an elaborate treehouse mansion

It's such a shame that this particular building has fallen into such disrepair. It was probably once the ultimate dream playhouse for some child; now …

Design

Youth Unemployment Is The Next Global Crisis

NEW YORK -- The next global financial crisis has already started, in the form of nearly 75 million unemployed young people around the world.<p>If this mass of jobless youth doesn't find work, the consequences will be dramatic, a group of politicians and economists at the Concordia Summit here Friday …

100 Best Albums of the 2000s

The famously un-finished Beach Boys record, begun by Wilson in 1966 as an answer to <i>Sgt. Pepper</i> but abandoned in favor of the less-ambitious <i>Smiley</i> …

Albums

Toward a More Productive Conversation About Homework

Questions for teachers, parents and students, from an educational psychologist<p>Karl Taro Greenfeld’s essay "My Daughter's Homework Is Killing Me" provides an interesting insight into the amount of homework middle school students at an elite, competitive school are required to complete during the …

The Sustainability of Our Global Food System Depends on Us

<b>By Monaem Ben Lellahom</b><p>With global population expected to reach 9 billion by 2050 and diets changing fast in developing countries, we are at risk of …

Showcasing the Most Read CSR and Sustainability News: Where Investors, Activists and Scholars Get Their News

<i>By Joe Sibilia</i><p>This monthly report celebrates analytics, and innovation, partnerships, media and the love of grass gathered to make August’s top news …

The B Corporation: A Reformation of Human Thought?

<b>By Dirk Sampselle</b><p><i>Part of the "Becoming a B" series.</i><p><i>Satisfaction is higher when individuals work for a common good.</i><p>Since at least the era of Adam …

404 Page Not Found | Kauffman Entrepreneurs

The page you're looking for does not exist. Where you can go from here:<p>Return to the homepage or try another search.<br>• See how we've revamped the …

How Google’s Flexible Workspace Ignites Creative Collaboration (On Wheels)

<i>Editor’s Note: This video is featured on our list of the most valuable, blunt, and slightly unconventional business lessons of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>On our second trip inside the Google Garage–or what Program Manager Mamie Rheingold calls Google’s “hacker maker design space”–we …

End preventable child deaths

Experts believe that we have the knowledge and technology to end preventable child deaths in a generation. Specifically, that means hitting "20 by …

Activism