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Berberine: The Most Powerful Natural Supplement on Earth

By Kris Gunnars<p>A compound called berberine is one of the most powerful natural supplements on Earth.<p>It has very impressive health benefits, and …

A Potato Salad That Gets (& Deserves) Your Attention

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought—and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually want to eat.</i><p><i>Today: The recipe you need to transform potato salad from obligatory barbecue guest into</i> …

Rory Duffy Is New York City’s Finest Tailor, but He Can’t Make a Decent Living

The award-winning Rory Duffy says Americans, long accustomed to lower-priced made-to-measure menswear, are blind to the beauties of bespoke …

One farmer, one English field - and a dream to create a wildlife utopia

I’d got the time wrong. A parent being early for post-sleepover pick-up is as bad as one being late. How to kill two hours? The Malverns were close by, so up I went to look at the view. Elgar once lived nearby, so “Nimrod” played loud on the breeze.<p>Down below me lay rural England, beautiful but …

Forget relaxing - use your stress to become a high achiever

Take a slow deep breath, puff out your chest like Superman and read this story. It might just save your life.<p>For one of Europe’s most eminent neuroscientists has devised a simple, four-point plan for channelling stress and turning it to one’s advantage.<p>Professor Ian Robertson’s “four-step brain …

Great Depression

Why Did the Genetic Code of All Life on Earth Suddenly Stop Evolving?

Around 3,000 million years ago, something stopped the genetic code from growing.<p>All life on Earth exists thanks to a universal genetic code. This biological rulebook tells our cells how DNA should be translated into life-supporting proteins, without which we couldn't survive.<p>Even though the genetic …

Genetics

Memorize This One-Bowl Cake Recipe (Then Make It Your Own)

Who doesn’t need an easy little cake to nibble with a cup of tea?<p>You can frost this one with chocolate or use it to make an easy layer cake, shortcake, or trifle... or splash with juice, syrup, or liqueurs and top with whipped cream and fruit. Or simply add flavorful seeds—poppy, toasted sesame, …

Pictures of the Week 2.18.16

Indigenous Peoples

Scientists Search for Glaucoma Cure, Discover Perfect Pancakes Instead

Are your pancakes uneven? Are they speckled with unsightly craters? Science is here to help.<p>Researchers at the University College London set out to …

Breakfast

Google's AI Just Did Something Nobody Thought Possible

Human beings who design intelligent computers have a long history of getting those computers to beat other humans at games to prove how great their …

Artificial Intelligence

73 Literally Last-Minute Christmas Ideas You Must See

There are only a few days left until Christmas, so in case you've just noticed an empty corner of your home that could use more holiday cheer, or you're searching for a quick gift wrapping hack, these bloggers have got you covered - even right up until the last second! It's never too late to …

Decorations

The best weird and bizarre funny odd photos of 2015 - Telegraph

Scientists Figure Out Why 11 Billion Gallons of Water Disappeared in 90 Minutes

When 11 billion gallons of water drained out of a glacial lake perched atop the Greenland Ice Sheet in less than two hours, scientists were left …

Step-by-Step: How to Make Cranberry Apple Slab Pie

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Make Cranberry Apple Slab Pie<p>A large Thanksgiving gathering can be stressful enough without having to think about how you're going to make enough pies to feed everyone. Slab pies—that is, pies baked in rimmed baking sheets—are the answer to that problem. They're big …

Baking

16 Potato Recipes for Thanksgiving: Mashed, Roasted, Hasselback'd, and More

It's hard to find a Thanksgiving table that doesn't have potatoes on it, but all too often that means a bowl of dry mashed potatoes or bland roasted ones. But as easy as it is to mess up potatoes, with a little technique it's almost as easy to make them one of the most delicious parts of the meal. …

Cooking

Step-by-Step: How to Make a Pumpkin Cheesecake With a Gingersnap Crust

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Make a Pumpkin Cheesecake With a Gingersnap Crust<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I'm not a big cheerleader for the overwrought. I worked for years in restaurant kitchens where we'd riff on classic dishes by adding modern …

Dessert

The Mashed Potato Recipes You Want And Need

Side dishes are often overlooked, a mere afterthought to fill up the plate. But when sides are mashed potatoes, they are the main event. They’re are buttery and fluffy, filling and savory, and all in all wholly satisfying (so long as they aren’t made with potatoes that have been stored in the …

Cooking

Our Recent Favorite Recipes From the Test Kitchen

Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard Winner. It's a recipe that may not have won—or even been entered in—a contest, but that we know, love, and can't keep to ourselves. Here are our recent favorites.<p>Apple Pie Tart by cooklocal<p>Boozy Belly Pumpkin Cupcakes by vvvanessa<p>Osso Buco by …

A New 100-Day Miniature Painting Project by Lorraine Loots Tackles Vintage Book Covers, the Cosmos, and Furry Animals | Colossal

<p>As a continuation of her impossibly miniature painting project, South African artist Lorraine Loots (previously) has embarked on her latest endeavor …

Artist Adam S. Doyle Utilizes Simplified Brushstrokes to Organically Conjure Animals to the Blank Page | Colossal

<p>Adam S. Doyle (previously) creates sweeping monochromatic animals, painting creatures that jump, fly, and swim from his simplified brushstrokes. …

3 Essential Tips for Cooking Pasta

After spending a week in Rome last December, star chef Andrew Zimmern got reattached to classic Roman dishes. Here, his tips for perfect pasta.<p><i>After</i> …

Italian Food

New Fantastic Sculptures Made of Layered Skateboards by Haroshi

Tokyo-based artist Haroshi is known for layering recycled skateboard decks to produce mosaic sculptures. Now, he's back with more incredible creations. They're for his solo exhibition titled <i>Still Pushing Despite the Odds</i> that opens on February 19 at the Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York City. …

Sculpture

Designing The Moment Case: The Good, the Bad, and the Work Most People Don't Show

<i>Images Courtesy of The Moment Case. Story by Erik Hedberg.</i><p>If you asked Erik to describe himself, designer would come after "snow surfer." A native of …

Mobile Photography