Charlotte Resnick

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Fallen Chocolate Cake

8 to 10 Servings<p>The late Richard Sax, celebrated cookbook author and champion of home cooks the world over, inspired this flourless chocolate cake—a riff on his iconic chocolate cloud cake.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>cake<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1” pieces, plus more, room …

Dessert

Matzo's the New Toast (for This Week, at Least)

Everything's better on matzo...sort of.<p>Matzo gets a lot of flack. It's a little cardboard-y, and lacks any pronounced flavor. But we see things differently: Matzo is just toast's less popular cousin. In January, we declared 2015 the year of toast and put it on our cover. But in this carb-phobic …

Breakfast

BA's Best Chocolate Macaroon Cake

10 servings<p>This is a cake version of the chocolate-dipped coconut macaroons that are a Passover staple. Any nut will work in place of the almonds. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup virgin coconut oil, melted, cooled, plus more for …

Dessert

Scientists to begin revolutionary CRISPR trial on humans

CRISPR has been seemingly all over the place and there’s quite a dispute about the fame, glory and the millions of dollars to be made with this …

The AHCA’s war on women: There’s nothing “pro-life” about the Republican health care bill

<b>(AP/J. Scott Applewhite)</b><p>The GOP’s Obamacare repeal bill would increase unwanted pregnancies and likely abortions and maternal mortality<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>March 15, 2017 8:58am (UTC)<p>Last week Republicans in Congress unveiled their bill to replace the Affordable Care Act. The proposed replacement is less …

Health Care

Cancer Drug That Might Slow Parkinson's, Alzheimer's Headed For Bigger Tests

Scientists are hoping that a single drug can treat two devastating brain diseases: Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.<p>The drug is nilotinib, which is approved to treat a form of leukemia.<p>In late 2015, researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center found that small doses of the drug appeared to help a …

Dementia

A startup cofounded by a 30-year-old just got $38 million to revolutionize the way we transplant organs

The company, which launched back in 2015 and is co-founded by Harvard geneticist George Church and 30-year old Luhan Yang, wants to knock out certain genes in pigs that could cause diseases or organ rejection in humans, making it possible for those pig organs to be transplanted.<p>The round is co-led …

Genetics

Three women blinded by unapproved stem-cell ‘treatment’ at South Florida clinic

Three women with macular degeneration became permanently blind after undergoing an unproven stem-cell treatment touted as a clinical trial at a South Florida clinic. Medical experts said the episode raises questions about whether the government and doctors are doing enough to protect patients from …

Medicine

Google and Levi’s connected smart jacket will come out this fall and cost around $350

A delayed product is better than no product<p>The connected denim smart jacket made in partnership between Levi’s and Google’s ATAP division now has a price tag, but its release date has been pushed from this spring to the fall. The jacket, which will cost around $350 when it goes on sale, is the …

Finally, a VR chair that won't make you nauseous

Tom Cruise lied and told me I'd feel like I was floating in zero gravity.<p>OK, Cruise didn't really lie to me IRL, but he did in VR, after I strapped …

This Slow Cooker Chickpea and Spinach Dish Is Loaded With Vegetarian Protein

Want to put a balanced, healthy meal on the table, without the major headache of cooking up a storm? Good news: This chickpea and spinach recipe can …

Sweet Potato Oatmeal Is A Thing—Here Are 6 Delicious Ways To Make It

Oatmeal is the poster child of healthy breakfast for a reason: It's cheap, fiber-rich, and you can dress it up any way you like. But if your usual bowl is getting a little been-there-done-that, here's a new trend to taste test: sweet potato oatmeal. (Keep eating the foods you love and still lose …

Scientists rewrote the DNA of an entire species

Biologists designed a new type of yeast from scratch. Now, they want to bring it to life.<p>In just a few years, scientists will unveil a creature whose every letter of DNA was written by a human being. It will be a yeast cell with a fully designer genome, and biological capabilities seen nowhere else …

Genetics

Genetic Tweak Could Help Save Millions of Tons of Corn From Deadly Toxin

Each year, farmers throw away 16 million tons of corn infected with aflatoxin, which contributes to food insecurity, especially in Asia and Africa, …

Breakthroughs

Helix Picks Eleven to Help Introduce Consumers to the Future of DNA Sequencing

The future is in your genes.<p>Bay Area startup Helix believes that individual DNA genomes hold the key to mastering the digital economy, and many …

Brownie-Filled (& Gluten-Free) Hamantaschen

Depending on who you ask, hamantaschen are made either with a flaky pastry or a simple sugar cookie dough. Either way, they're not usually gluten-free nor are they normally filled with chocolate chip brownie batter!<p>This year, <b>I’ve opted to throw tradition to the wind on both accounts</b>: gluten-free …

Dessert

Sweet appeal: The longer they age, the tastier bananas are for cooking

While purchasing a bag of overly ripe bananas to cook these recipes with, I contemplated that bananas are one of the handful of things that, like …

Breakfast

Recipe Of The Day: Apple Tart

We know how strongly people feel about apple pie. They love it above pecan pie, and even more than pumpkin. And while we have nothing against apple pie, sometimes we want to showcase our fall apples in another type of dessert -- like in an apple tart recipe flavored with brandied caramel.<p>Apple tart …

Microwave Molten Chocolate Cake

It was more than 5 years ago when I tried my first Microwave Chocolate Cake. That cake was slightly spongy, but it was easy to make and delivered a …

For Better Lemonade, Use a Pinch of Salt

Summer is winding down, but lemonade (and limeade) are still very much of the moment on these sunny afternoons. I just discovered the best tip for …

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Fresh Approach Cooking: Roasted Garlic & Leek Savory Bread Pudding

.<br>OK now my friends. If you have been following along, (from my post earlier this morning. Scroll down just one post. See, there it is) you've got a …

Ham-Asparagus and Cheese Strata

Directions<p>Bring a large pot of salted water to boiling. Add asparagus; cook 5 minutes or until bright green.<br>• In a greased 3-quart baking dish spread …

Breakfast

Yes, It Matters What Kind Of Onion You Use

Here's a guide to what to use when.<p>That's not very specific, and you may find yourself at the grocery store staring at mountains of varieties. Dinner isn't going to be ruined if you use a red onion where you should use a yellow onion. That said, there are some onion best practices, and here they …

Cooking

Savory Bread Pudding | Dinner recipe

<b>Savory Bread Pudding</b> <br>Serves 8 to 12<p>Ingredients: <br>1 recipe sour cream and chive biscuits, cubed (or 1 French baguette, cubed) <br>2 tablespoons butter, …

Raspberry-Champagne Layer Cake with Victorian Cake Pulls

Sometimes the gravity of how fast time passes hits me all at once. It knocks me flat. I find myself lying on the floor eye-to-eye with …

German Potato Salad Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 pounds red potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 1-inch cubes1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided1/2 pound bacon, cut into 1/2-inch dice3/4 cup finely minced yellow onion (about 1 small)1/3 cup white vinegar2 tablespoons white sugar1 tablespoon whole grain …

Easy Cider Roasted Vegetables - Vegan and Gluten-Free

Roasted vegetables. Divine.<p>As you may have guessed from my last recipe, they are a favorite staple at our house. And beyond easy. We make them at …

Chickpeas

S'mores Pop-Tarts S'mores

It was recently suggested to me that I try making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich using peanut butter and jelly Pop-Tarts in lieu of bread. It sounded like an awesome idea, so I headed to the grocery store to buy the ingredients that I needed to make it happen. I ran into a slight problem, …