Mary Burgess

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Finally, An App That Helps You Avoid Your Friends

Anti-social networking in action.<p>Hell Is Other People uses FourSquare data to help users track their friends, so they can make sure not to run into them. Watch the app in action below.

Healthy Hash Brown Casserole Recipe

I wish I had a cute story behind this not-so-cute dish, but the truth is that I saw a hash brown casserole recipe online and wanted to fat-free …

Rice Noodle Salad With Grapefruit-Sriracha Vinaigrette | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Notes<p>~I used super firm tofu, because it doesn’t need to be pressed or anything, and it browns up in cast iron quickly and beautifully. You can buy …

Chipotle Mac & Cheese With Roasted Brussel Sprouts | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

~ If you forgot to soak the cashews, have no fear. You can boil them for the same creamy effect, and still have this on the table in 30 minutes. Just …

Masala Zucchini Recipe by Manjula

Mind-Reading Headset Helps Physically Disabled Communicate

At age 4, Tan Le and her family left Vietnam as refugees, venturing out to sea without a clear plan. Her upbringing ultimately inspired her to think big, and now she is making a major difference in the world.<p>"Anything, even death, would be better than life in that environment," the CEO of Emotiv …

Chickpea and Saffron Pilaf with Crispy Onions - Recipe

Chickpea and Saffron Pilaf with Crispy Onions – Recipe<p>Prep Time: 30 minutes<p>Cook Time: 1 hour<p>Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and kosher<p>1 medium white …

Classic Vegan Caesar With Avocado & Chickpeas | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 15 minutes<p>I rarely put the word “vegan” into a recipe because that would get tedious. But the reason I’m using it now is that I …

Pimento Cheese-Style Hummus

<i>Cashews, pimentos, and nutritional yeast turn ordinary hummus into a delicious vegan pimento cheese.</i><p>Years ago, I was making red pepper hummus at my …

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Insects can turn a cabbage to lace, bore holes through tomatoes and suck the life out of leafy greens in no time at all. When you grow your own vegetables, you want to control the amount of pesticides you are exposed to and there are steps you can take when planning your garden to minimize pest …

Aphids

Congress Members Want Military Gays to be Free to Mock Christians

An amendment to the FY14 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), if it remains in the bill and is signed into law, would give gays serving in the military permission to openly mock and denigrate Christians.<p>The amendment, introduced by Rep. John Fleming (R-LA) has already passed in the House, but …

Armed Forces

Stanford's Artificial Neural Network Is The Biggest Ever

It's 6.5 times bigger than the network Google premiered last year, which has learned to recognize YouTube cats.<p>Last summer, in conjunction with Stanford researchers, Google[x], the R&D arm where ideas like Project Glass are born, built the world's largest artificial neural network designed to …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Shallot Yogurt

6 Servings<p>A sophisticated--and infinitely easier--take on sour cream and onion dip. Pair it with lamb, grilled chicken, or fish.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 large shallots, finely chopped<p>1 1/2 cups plain 2% fat Greek yogurt<p>1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil plus more for drizzling<p>Kosher salt<p>Recipe …

The Overlooked Wedding Moments (PHOTOS)

We all know there are the big moments wedding guests whip out their cameras en masse to snap a picture: the bride walking down the aisle, the couple's first dance, the toasts...Yet life is made up of many tinier moments. They're the unscripted moments no one expects.<p>We all know there are the big …

Weddings

The Funny (Touching, Fascinating) Pages: 5 Comics For Summer

When's the last time you read a comic book? Oh, right, the term now is "graphic novel" — as if calling them "comics" was somehow undignified or not sufficiently intellectual. But the problem with "graphic novel" is that it's far too limiting — because, sure, while all comics are graphic, many of …