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How to activate your brain's ability to learn

A new study looks at the power of practicing well beyond mastery.<p>In music, you have scales. In Jiu Jitsu, it’s drilling. Most of us just call it practice. Whatever you label it, many believe that greatness, heck even mere competency, requires training a skill well past proficiency. It's continuing …

Cloud Eggs: The Latest Instagram Food Fad Is Actually Centuries Old

They're seemingly unavoidable on Instagram these days: photos of bright yellow egg yolks nestled in a fluffy bed of egg whites, like the sun framed by billowy clouds. They're called cloud eggs, and they're pretty enough to look like a taste of heaven ... which is probably why people are obsessively …

Eggs

Giant Arecibo telescope faces closure

After 53 years, many discoveries and starring roles in movies, funds for the Puerto Rico observatory are under threat<p>It has helped guard our planet from the threat of wayward asteroids, studied some of the most remote bodies in the cosmos and been used to make countless invaluable astronomical …

Puerto Rico

Three Insane STAR WARS Origami Tutorials to Help You Learn the Ways of the Fold

If you’re going to learn the ways of the Fold, whether you intend to follow the darkness or the light, you’ll doubtlessly want a good teacher to lead …

Photive Bike Headlight Speaker

This functional device by Photive combines the safety and utility of a headlight with the enjoyment of a Bluetooth speaker. The sound system combo is …

Bluetooth

Watch Gordon Ramsay Whip Up Perfect Scotch Eggs

The Best Pizza in New York City, According to Top Chefs

If it’s possible, pizza is more popular than ever. And not just with diners; some of the world’s best and most notable chefs have their own favorites …

32 Spectacular “Star Wars” Illustrations

Close to ten months have passed since I last rounded up a collection of great Star Wars illustrations that I’ve come across while scanning my …

How to Add Speed Limit Alert in Google Maps on Android Smartphones

Speed thrills, but it kills. There goes an adage and people, who drive carefully hate over speeding. For such careful drivers, speed alerts are a …

Maps

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

Bacardi is touting a ‘Cuban’ rum that’s actually made in Puerto Rico

<b>The bottles:</b> Bacardi’s Havana Club Añejo Blanco ($19.99) and Bacardi’s Añejo Clásico ($21.99)<p><b>The back story:</b> There’s perhaps no more famous a rum …

Rogue One, Animated Posters in GIF ! #ilovestarwars #rogueone #animatio...

Rogue One, Animated Posters in GIF ! #ilovestarwars #rogueone #animation #poster #gif - I LOVE STAR WARS - Google+

Episode 8 Bits: A New Rumor About Rey's Past, the Future of Luke Skywalker, and the End of Filming – /Film

In this edition of Episode 8 Bits:<p>The latest wacky rumor about Rey’s family.<br>• Director <b>Rian Johnson</b> hits social media as filming on <b>Star Wars: Episode 8</b> …

10 insanely awesome incredible edible egg hacks

Did you know May is National Egg Month?<p>Eggs may be one of the world's most versatile foods and they are a protein powerhouse, chock full of essential vitamins and minerals.<p>Whether you like 'em poached, roasted, hard boiled, fried, or scrambled, there's always a new egg dish to try.<p>But perfecting …

Have Better Sex: 25 Foods to Power Your Man’s Penis

Keeping up a healthy <b>sex life</b> has just as much to do with your desire for each other as it has to do with your diet.<p>Yes, it's true! We already revealed which foods you can be eating for a healthy vagina (and healthy foods for a higher sex drive), but this week we're taking a different approach. If …

How to Make Risotto Like a Chef (and Without a Recipe)

A perfectly cooked risotto and a poorly cooked risotto have almost nothing in common. It’s like comparing pizza from Naples with a frozen pizza bagel.<p>A <i>perfect</i> risotto is creamy and rich, yet it has an ethereal quality to it. It should be light, delicate, and just a touch decadent.<p>The way to cook …

Recipes

Modern Wooden Wardrobe DIY

I have always loved the idea of designing simple pieces of furniture that are both useful and beautiful. So when I came across this DIY, I was …

How to Make Uovo in Raviolo: Showstopping Runny Egg Yolk Ravioli

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Let me begin by saying, <i>you can do this</i>. I know it for a fact because the first time I made <i>uovo in raviolo</i> was also the first time I made fresh pasta. And it was years before I went to culinary school or started working at …

Italian Food

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

22 Traditional Cuban Recipes That Will Wow Your Tastebuds

Maybe you’re wondering how to vacation like Katy Perry in Cuba, or maybe you even have a favorite restaurant that serves up a mean Cubano sandwich. Regardless, there’s no denying that Cuban food is a favorite. There’s that shredded beef dish you still dream about from your trip to Miami, the …

Cooking

How to Fold an Origami Star Wars X-wing Starfighter

By John Park’s Workshop. This Mini iPad pinball project uses a couple of arcade buttons...<p>This is the flamethrowing skateboard built by Mike Warren …

9 Ways You Never Would Have Thought To Stuff A Baked Potato

With the right toppings, an ordinary baked potato can turn into one incredible meal. Here's proof, nine times over.<p>1 Broccoli Cheddar<p>Ethan …

You're Throwing a Dumpling Party This Weekend

Because 300 dumplings are better than one.<p>Growing up, my grandma's visits to our home meant one thing: All of the dumplings. She'd drop by on a Sunday morning, bags in tow laden with ground pork, tofu, vegetables, and packages of dumpling wrappers. My family would devote the entire afternoon to …

Food & Dining

Easy Breakfast Recipes

Quick and easy breakfast recipes for busy mornings, from creamy scrambled eggs to recipes for the perfect grab-and-go breakfast pastries.

These Eggs Benedict Cups Are The Cutest Thing For Breakfast

Serve 'em up!<p>* 6 slices of Ham (Canadian-style Bacon)<p>* 6 eggs<p>* 3 egg yolks<p>* 1/2 tsp white vinegar<p>* 1/2 cup melted butter<p>* 4 Tbsp. lemon juice<p>* A pinch of salt<p>* A pinch of black pepper<p>* 3 English muffins (6 halves)<p><b>Hollandaise sauce:</b><p>1. Fill the bottom of a double boiler part-way with water. Make sure …

Breakfast

Serve Your Valentine Breakfast in Bed With These 20 Brunch Recipes

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Valentine's Day happens to fall on a Sunday this year, so, if you're not plotting an elaborate dinner for two with your special someone, brunch together is another great option. But, just as with dinner, we …

Yes, Really: 10 Foods for a Healthy Vagina

It may come as a bit of a surprise, but the food you eat has a big effect on the health of your vagina. If you've ever eaten some asparagus and noticed, ahem, a bit of a stronger smell <i>down there</i>, then you already know that "you are what you eat" really means something.<p>According to <i>Women's Health</i>, …

The Healing Power of Mushrooms

Since the early 1600’s, Tero Isokauppila’s family has owned a farm in Finland, where he spent his childhood foraging for mushrooms. And not because …

Awesome Time-Saving DIY Breakfast Hack

Cooking can sometimes be a hassle and far too time-consuming. When you’re rushing to get to work, you don’t have time to eat breakfast let alone make …