Chia Caihan

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Here’s What That Percentage on Your Chocolate Bar Actually Means

Many people are still confused about the cocoa or cacao percentage on chocolate bar labels, even if they don’t want to admit it. What does the percentage actually mean?<p>Depending on context, <b>cocoa and cacao can mean different things, but when it comes to the percentage on a bar of chocolate, the two</b> …

Dessert

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free) | Inc.com

What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is …

Learning

A food scientist explains how Doritos are engineered to be the perfect snack

Doritos are one of the most successful snack foods ever, with a market-leading $1.5 billion in annual sales in the US.<p>The brand incited controversy recently when its parent company's CEO, Indra Nooyi, made comments that implied it planned to develop snacks just for women. Still, the chips' salty, …

Food

The Craziest Vending Machines Around The World

Apparently the modern vending machines first appeared in the 1880's. (I know this because Wikipedia just told me.) Since then, they have been …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read | Inc.com

Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain why it's worth your attention.<p>1. <i>The Checklist Manifesto</i> by Atul Gawande<p>…

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