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Surprise! Sumptuous beef bourguignon is almost as easy to make as a good Texas chili

For as long as I've been a cook, I've been making boeuf bourguignon — the classic French wine-braised beef stew with mushrooms, lardons and baby …

Cooking

10 Necessary Tips for Baking Simple Bread at Home

Master baker Uri Scheft explains what breads to start with, his yeast preference, and why you might want to start meditating.<p>No disrespect to that loaf you just bought at the supermarket, but once you learn to make bread at home, your life will change. It's a task that may seem daunting. Kneading. …

Bread

Has Physics Gotten Something Really Important Really Wrong?

Sometimes the most important step one can take in science is back.<p>When the path towards progress in a field becomes muddied, the best response may be to step away from all the technical specifics that make up day-to-day practice and begin pulling up the floorboards. In other words, rather than …

Physics

Privacy or Security? 5 Books on the NSA’s Role in America

Michael Hayden was living in Korea when he found out he’d been named the new director of the National Security Agency. That night, he and his wife went to see “Enemy of the State” at the Yongsan army base theater. In the film, in which Will Smith takes on a malicious and malevolent NSA, one …

Carbonara wars: why Italy is right to be mad about a French farfalle travesty

Nothing is so guaranteed to make the Italian blood boil like a well-salted pan of pasta as a foreigner fiddling with their food. So a French website’s recipe for a one-pot carbonara (with farfalle, no less) was always going to go down badly in Italy where, inevitably, it has been met with …

Italian Food

THE PRINCESS BRIDE - Breakdown of Difference Between The Book and The Film

200-Year Old Giant Salamander Found In Chinese Cave

<i>Giant salamander? That's a Pokemon.</i><p>This is a short video of the estimated 200-year old giant salamander found in a cave Chongqing, China. The …

Amphibians

The truth about the death of cash

Will cash disappear? Many technology cheerleaders believe so, but as Rose Eveleth discovers, the truth is more complicated.<p>It’s a hot summer day in 2025 and you’re wrapping up a long meeting at the office. Several of your colleagues have attended the meeting from home, their faces and bodies …

Mark Twain

The 15 Most Anticipated Video Games of Summer 2015

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Gaming

Fatal police shootings in 2015 approaching 400 nationwide

In an alley in Denver, police gunned down a 17-year-old girl joyriding in a stolen car. In the backwoods of North Carolina, police opened fire on a gun-wielding moonshiner. And in a high-rise apartment in Birmingham, Ala., police shot an elderly man after his son asked them to make sure he was …

Law Enforcement

These 22 cars are the most economical to own

The sticker price on your car is only the beginning of what it really costs to own that auto — something that savvy shoppers should take into account …

Kelley Blue Book

What to expect from Microsoft's most important event of the year

For Microsoft, 2015 is a year of adjustment. While the software giant focuses its efforts across multiple platforms, Windows is gearing up for big changes. That change will be on full show at Microsoft’s Build developers conference on Wednesday, and it’s a key moment for the company to prove it’s …

Windows Apps

The brains behind the ‘Aha!’ moment

Researchers at UCL have discovered what happens in our brains when we start connecting the dots<p>When you first move to London it’s very common to quickly gain very detailed, even intimate knowledge of two or three locales, but not know how they are connected geographically.<p>It’s not until there’s a …

Maps

Fantastic Deviled Egg Recipes

Photo: CLAUDIA CATALANO<p>It’s with no shortage of boastful relish that I’m privileged to share these fantastic deviled eggs from The Black Birch restaurant, which were recently given a glowing write up by The Boston Globe in an article entitled <i>In Kittery, Maine, humble deviled eggs elevated to an art</i> …

Is This Country Crazy?

<b>Inquiring Minds Elsewhere Want to Know</b><p><i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>Americans who live abroad -- more than six million of us worldwide (not counting those who work for the U.S. government) -- often face hard questions about our country from people we live among. Europeans, Asians, and Africans …

Political Science

30 Grain-Free Recipes That Are Delightfully Delicious

It's the new year. A time for trying out new diets. The unfortunate part about that is once you decide to cut out a food (or try to eat less of it) it is <i>all you can think about</i>.<p>Mention grain-free and all you can think about is bread, pasta with a side of bread and pasta. Thankfully, there are lots …

Cooking

Make the Ultimate Pork Loin Rib Roast for the Holidays

Prime rib too pricy this holiday season? How about a pork loin rib roast? You get the same rib bones standing at attention, the same crusty exterior, the same moist meat, the same protein wow-power--and you could buy three or four pork roasts for the cost of a single prime rib.<p>Essentially, a pork …

BBQ

Google aiming to go straight into car with next Android

SAN FRANCISCO/DETROIT (Reuters) - Google Inc (GOOGL.O) is laying the groundwork for a version of Android that would be built directly into cars, sources said, allowing drivers to enjoy all the benefits of the Internet without even plugging in their smartphones.<p>A Google self-driving vehicle is …

The Scotch Before Christmas: 12 Single Malts for Last-Minute Shoppers

'Twas the week before Christmas, the middle of Hanukkah<p>And last-minute shoppers had serious agita.<p>"What do I do? What the hell should I buy?<p>I still need a gift for my great uncle Sy!<p>Not to mention my cousin, the one in Mamaroneck<p>And the guy in my office who looks just like Shrek.<p>I'm totally screwed …

Whiskey

The Surprising New Fry You Must Try | Men's Health

These fries taste best right out of the oven and they make for an awesome game-day snack or family friendly appetizer. Serve them with a side of warmed marinara sauce or tzatziki. Still can’t imagine eggplant without cheese? Sprinkle some freshly grated Parmesan over the fries before throwing them …

How To Make Mac & Cheese Buns For Your Burgers

It all started with this ridiculous Facebook post we put up, a picture from Foodbeast reader @tymbussanich. The photo in question from November 4th then decided to reverberate through the halls of our Facebook audience, quickly reaching over 4 million people, 160,000 likes, comments and shares:<p>It …

Comfort Food

Leonardo’s Brain: What a Posthumous Brain Scan Six Centuries Later Reveals about the Source of Da Vinci’s Creativity

One September day in 2008, <b>Leonard Shlain</b> found himself having trouble buttoning his shirt with his right hand. He was admitted into the emergency room, diagnosed with Stage 4 brain cancer, and given nine months to live. Shlain — a surgeon by training and a self-described “synthesizer by nature” …