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Why You'll Want a Dehydrator—Even If You Don't *Need* One

My dehydrator, a 9-tray Excalibur, is a big clunky box of a thing that whirs perpetually when it’s on, so much so that I’ve banished it from the kitchen to the garage. It’s not as lovely as my copper jam pot, or put to use quite as frequently as my Scanpan skillet. <b>And yet I love the bulky …

Long Haul

Bacteria Were Already Fighting Back Centuries Before Penicillin

DNA found in mummy guts shows the history of bacterial resistance.<p>Scientists have discovered that bacteria from inside the guts of 1000 year old Incan and Italian mummies shows resistance to modern antibiotics.<p>Tasha Santiago-Rodriguez of California Polytechnic State University in San Louis Opisbo …

How to Make Black Licorice From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Christina Lane from Dessert For Two makes a homemade version of a controversial candy that will convert you to the dark side.</i><p>Black licorice can …

Dessert

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a <a …

14 High-Protein Snacks Under 200 Calories

<b>Power up with these nourishing treats.</b><p><i>For SELF, by Audrey Bruno.</i><p>Photo: Dana and John Shultz via minimalistbaker.com<p>When you come down with a snack attack, it's important to choose your sustenance wisely. A bag of chips may squash your salt hankerings, but it's probably not actually going to hold …

Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Cure Songs

See what song managed to top "Boys Don't Cry," "Just Like Heaven" and "Fascination Street"<p>10<p>By<p>There hasn't been a new Cure album since 2008's <i>4:13</i> …

Music

15+ Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Desserts For the Fourth of July

Fourth of July desserts tend to be red, white, and blue and can border on kitchy, but not these treats! From star s'mores to flag cakes, there's a recipe within this batch that will appeal to your taste buds (and effort level).

7 Survival Tips That Could Save Your Life. #2 Is Awesome!

Here are 7 must see survival tips from Household Hacker.<p>Have you ever wondered how to filter water, keep away the mosquitos or how to make a solar …

Survival Skills: How To Desalinate Water in the Field

Last week, I received a call from some friends who provide survival training for a branch of the Department of Justice. They were mid-experiment, …

How to Select a Backpacking Water Filter and Treatment System

The human body is about 60-70 percent water by weight. The amount of water a person needs per day varies depending on the temperature, humidity, …

The Dakota Fire Hole

Dakota Fire Hole Diagram – This is how a Dakota Fire Hole works. As hot air from the fire exits through the top of the fire pit, a suction is created …

Environment

15 Small Camper Trailers With Which To Enjoy The Outdoors

What a time to be alive! When the weather is nice everyone is happy and there’s this urge to go outside and enjoy nature at its finest. Sure, you’ll …

RVs

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

Testing your limits on Vancouver Island’s West Coast Trail

<b>Trial by trail</b><p><i>The trail is the perfect means of moving yourself to a place thought impossible. This summer, load up a pack, feel wobbly, sweat, stumble, but over time, trail goodness will overcome fear and feel your soul become energized from being grounded in Canada</i><p>A path through the forest on the …

Radiohead Responds To The Shocking Attack At A Listening Party In Istanbul

A frightening moment was caught on Periscope during a listening party for Radiohead’s latest album. Patrons at Velvet Indieground in Istanbul, Turkey were interrupted by a group of men according to who according to Stereogum, “were angry that they were drinking alcohol and playing music during …

Humans Used to Sleep in Two Shifts, And Maybe We Should Do It Again

It's all about timing.<p>Around a third of the population have trouble sleeping, including difficulties maintaining sleep throughout the night.<p>While …

Northern Europe

Stop Ordering McFlurries And Start Eating Real Ice Cream

The McFlurry, a semi-frozen sugar puddle you can drown your sorrows in for only $2.39, suffered a major setback this week after Mars Inc. announced …

Ice Cream

Why the US never fully adopted the metric system

Mitchell has been recognized as an outstanding teacher by Barnes & Noble, RadioShack, and the Boy Scouts of America. She's also won numerous awards, including the American Chemical Society's James Bryant Conant Award, which recognizes outstanding high-school chemistry teachers. She says the recent …

The 16 Best Summer Foods to Eat If You're Trying to Lose Weight

They're in season and delicious.<p>If you actually need to lose weight, you'd probably love a magic food that you could eat as much as you want without impacting your weight. Real talk: Anyone who claims they've discovered that is basically doling out bullshit.<p>"There is not a lot of evidence for …

Nutrition

How juice companies game science to perpetuate the myth that cranberry prevents UTIs

Conflict of interest in nutrition research is nothing new. Health food is a billion-dollar business, and the more virtuous the food, the better it sells.<p>From walnut growers to grape juice producers, there are hundreds of examples of companies and industry groups funding so-called independent …

Wicked Cool 3D Animated Sci-Fi Short Features Robot Battle

Piper: Pixar's newest star fights hunger in new clip

Meet Piper, the title character of Pixar’s latest animated short: In the clip, the baby sandpiper adorably tries to find food on its own for the …

The Best Hi-Tech Camping Gear for Your Next Great Adventure

For most of us, the goal of camping is to unplug.<p>But ironically, the latest technological advances in gear, equipment, and clothing will take your …

Slide-Out ‘Truck Kitchen’ For Overland Vehicles

A new product gives pull-out convenience for everything you need to cook, including (literally) the kitchen sink.<p>Backcountry chefs can rejoice. …

9 Long Trails That Belong on Your Bucket List - The Trek

<b>Good news</b>: There are more trails in the world than we can ever hope to hike in our lifetime.<p><b>Bad news</b>: There are more trails in the world than we can …

Meal Prep: 4 Muscle-Building Bowl Recipes to Make for Lunch or Dinner

Instead of eating off a plate (how common!), the hot new restaurant trend is plopping everything into—wait for it—a bowl.<p>What, not revolutionary …

Healthy Eating

"Please Make it Stop" Miso Soup Recipe on Food52

<b>Serves: 4-6</b><p>2 tablespoons dried wakame (seaweed)<br>• 1 medium yellow onion<br>• 1 inch of fresh ginger root<br>• 1 carrot<br>• 5-6 shiitake mushrooms<br>• 1 bunch of baby bok choy, spinach, watercress, other green (optional)<br>• 2-3 tablespoons of naturally fermented miso (I used this one)<p>Soak dried wakame in small bowl of water to …

Soup

Best Chocolate Truffles

Learn how to make your own chocolate truffles with these decadent recipes, from bittersweet chocolate truffles rolled in spices to Brazilian …

Sweet Crêpe Recipes

From Jaques Pepin's Crêpes Suzette to Francis Mallmann's dulce de leche version, here are the best recipes for sweet crêpes.