Charles Lamar

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5 Marijuana Stocks With the Highest Production Capacity

All five of these pot stocks should yield at least 140,000 kilograms of cannabis a year.<p>Curious what the buzz is about marijuana stocks? Look no …

24 Fresh and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes Perfect for Spring

Enjoy the season with our best and easiest foil packet dinners yet!<p>We're finally turning a corner into our favorite bright and blooming season, and …

Operation Gunnerside: The Norwegian Attack on Heavy Water That Deprived the Nazis of the Atomic Bomb

<i>The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest research.</i><p>After handing them their …

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

Kendrick Lamar Wants To Act In The Next ‘Black Panther’ Movie As A Misunderstood Villain

It goes without saying that <i>Black Panther</i> is a tremendous success on multiple fronts: It’s breaking a bunch of records in theaters, and the movie’s Kendrick Lamar-led soundtrack is making some serious noise on the charts as well. <i>Black Panther</i> and Lamar have been a perfect marriage, and now, Lamar …

Black Panther

Like Lemons? Quinoa? Thank This Food Explorer For Bringing Them To Your Plate

Botanist David Fairchild grew up in Kansas at the end of the 19th century. He loved plants, and he loved travel, and he found a way to combine both into a job for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.<p>At the age of 22, he created the Section of Foreign Seed and Plant Introduction of the USDA, and for …

Southern Africa

The Days of Kitchen-Sink Rap Albums Are Done

Thanks to the continued success of Kendrick Lamar and TDE, alongside reliable talents like YG and Tyler, the Creator and strong up-and-comers like …

Disneyland resort raises prices as much as 18%

The Disneyland resort raised prices over the weekend, several months before the park plans to unveil a remake of its boardwalk-themed area at the California Adventure Park.<p>The prices rose the highest for annual pass holders, up as much as 18%. Daily tickets rose nearly 9%. By comparison, the …

Lamb Is for Lovers

There are plenty of ways to say "I love you" without saying a word: A delicious home-cooked meal will do the trick, for example. And to make sure you …

Cooking

Slow-Cooker Tomatillo Chicken Chili

Unexpected snow days in the South have spun our New Year cravings out of routine. I do not enjoy trekking across grocery store parking lots looking …

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

Roasted Herb Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"Arrange the potatoes, onions, and whole chicken in a pan, season with a piquant Kikkoman Soy Sauce mixture, and let the oven do the rest!"<p>Ingredients<p>…

12 Best Dishes for a Romantic Night In

These main dishes and desserts were made to be shared<p>A romantic night for two at a restaurant on Valentine's day is a good idea—in theory. But after …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

12 of the best British short stories you've never read

Short stories are underrated.<p>If you were asked to name a famous novel, or even a famous poem, you could probably rattle off at least a handful quite …

What Your Instant Pot Buttons Mean

The Instant Pot is user friendly in so much as it is a very safe, self-contained, all-in-one multi-cooker, but its user interface is not exactly …

The Dutch plan to build the world's biggest wind farm, complete with a large floating island

The Netherlands has a highly ambitious renewable-energy plan in the works.<p>The country hopes to build the world's largest offshore wind farm by 2027, along with a 2.3-square-mile artificial island to support it.<p>As The Guardian notes, the farm would sit at Dogger Bank, a windy and shallow site 78 …

Prehistoric rock art found on tiny Indonesian island

Looking like a prehistoric art gallery, rock paintings depicting dogs, horses, boats and processions of people decorate the walls and ceilings of limestone overhangs on a tiny island in Indonesia, scientists have found.<p>Though art lovers may not have visited the gorgeous exhibits in a formal sense, …

Unfiltered Fervor: The Rush to Get Off the Water Grid

SAN FRANCISCO — At Rainbow Grocery, a cooperative in this city’s Mission District, one brand of water is so popular that it’s often out of stock. But one recent evening, there was a glittering rack of it: glass orbs containing 2.5 gallons of what is billed as “raw water” — unfiltered, untreated, …

Snorkeling

Ripple's XRP just soared more than 30%

The digital currency briefly gained a market capitalization of more than $71.8 billion, a few hundred million greater than ethereum at the time.

Dockless bike-sharing startup LimeBike is working on creating virtual parking spots

It’s the company’s answer to cities’ concerns over bike congestion.<p>For consumers, the benefits of dockless bike-sharing are obvious: You can take a bike and park it anywhere. For cities, it’s a little more complicated.<p>Left unmanaged, bikes can stack up and create more congested pedestrian walkways. …

San Francisco

5 Best Badminton Sports Shoes to Shop Now — Starting at $32

Badminton can be one of the more difficult sports to shop for. To excel on the court, you’ll need a lightweight shoe with ample cushioning, …

Shoes

U.S. Companies Can't Find Good Human Workers so Own These 14 Tech Stocks

It's hard to find good talent, especially when unemployment continues to trend lower as it has in 2017.<p>Indeed, that old adage plays right into a …

Investing

There’s a 'Secret Versailles' Right Outside Paris — and It's Amazing

Before King Louis XIV set the gold standard for decadent design, there was Vaux-le-Vicomte.<p>It’s hidden in plain sight, in Maincy, less than an hour …

France

Bumped From an Overbooked Flight? Here's Exactly What You're Owed

We've officially entered the busiest travel season of the year, and flight delays, cancellations, and overbookings are unfortunate inevitabilities. …

Adidas Predator: Every edition of David Beckham's world-famous boots

There are few more iconic boots in the history of football than the Adidas Predator.<p>First masterminded by ex-Liverpool player Craig Johnston, the …

Vegetarian Moroccan Mixed Vegetable Tagine

If you've been under the impression that Moroccan stews must include meat or poultry, think again. A delicious vegetarian tagine with mixed …

California's Multimillion-Dollar Pot Farms Are Going Up in Smoke

Talk about a buzz kill: In addition to charring acres of wine country north of San Francisco, California’s sweeping wildfires are also destroying cannabis farms in and around the state’s Emerald Triangle.<p>For many producers, the financial losses include not just harvest-ready crops, but recent …

Cannabis