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Roasted halibut with spring vegetables and panko crust

Preheat oven to 450 F. Place potato quarters in cold salted water and bring to boil. Boil for 6 minutes or until tender. Drain and cool.<p>Spoon potatoes, asparagus and cherry tomatoes into a metal gratin or casserole dish large enough to hold the fish in one layer. Sprinkle vegetables with 2 …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Innovative Suspended Stairs Double as All-In-One Workspace

There's no wasted space in Mieke Meijer's innovative new design, <i>Object lev</i>. Combining a desk, storage, and shelving, this incredible installation is not only a work-space, but a way to move from one floor to another. The Dutch studio was commissioned by designer Just Haasnoot for his home in The …

Interactivity, Dynamics, Animations: Fresh Examples of Non-Static Websites

Non-static websites is totally not a brand-new concept. At the beginning it was flash-powered websites that impressed us with its fantastic …

20 Web Designs That Look Like Animated Infographics

Over the past year or two, we’ve seen the latest CSS and Javascript animation abilities being used to really enhance the experience of browsing a web …

Alkalinizing Someone to Improve His or Her Health Is Simple-Minded, Fatuous, and Dangerous

This kind of delusion would be amusing to consider if it were not so very lethal.<p>The latest medical news out of Southern California ‎concerns a fake …

Baked pasta with sausages and tomato sauce

Heat olive oil in skillet over medium heat. Add leeks, mushrooms and chilies and sauté for 2 minutes. Crumble in sausage meat and cook until it loses its pinkness, about 5 minutes. Add red wine and tomato sauce and bring to boil. Simmer gently for 15 to 20 minutes or until slightly thickened and …

These Are The 15 Supplements to Keep In Your Medicine Cabinet

As evidence mounts that multivitamins provide no nutritional benefit, it’s time to forget the ‘daily dose.’ Instead, turn to these 15 supplements and …

Yoga XPress in Less Than 20 Minutes

Meet Alex Curtis, yoga expert from Core Power Yoga on Wilshire in LA, who collaborated with me to come up with this Yoga Xpress routine.<p>Yoga Xpress is for those of you who just don't have time to get to a class and want a less-than-20-minute routine for the road or at home. These yoga postures …

Surf Better With These 9 Killer Google Chrome Extensions

Google Chrome has a whole bunch of extensions meant to make browsing the Internet better, faster, and more secure. But which ones do you really need? …

5 Phrases to Help You Cultivate Calm in a Chaotic World

As the old Zen parable does, many years ago there was a farmer who had a horse that was very valuable to him. One day, the horse ran away, and the townspeople commented, "Oh, no! How terrible for you!" The farmer responded, "Maybe yes, maybe no."<p>The following day, his horse returned with six …

Bitcoin: Experts clash over the crypto-currency

<b>You can use it to buy beer in Berlin, order pizza in Amsterdam, hire a taxi in Edinburgh, schedule a dental check-up in Ljubljana, do a degree in Nicosia, purchase Alpaca socks from Massachusetts - or even blast off into space with Virgin Galactic.</b><p>Every day, it seems, another service joins the …

The Cheap Fix to HealthCare.gov

Fixing the problems with HealthCare.gov is not expensive. To be effective, however, there should actually be no repair process. Instead, the entire site needs to be rebuilt from scratch. The cost, according to at least one industry leading software architect, would probably be only $4-$5 million. …

Leap Motion

Leap Motion’s technology is literally reminiscent of the computer interface portrayed in the 2002 science fiction movie Minority Report. The company’s $80 sensor and software package allows users to control computers with their hand motions, tracking the movements of all ten fingers down to one …

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Modern Eco-Friendly Homes Set Amongst the Trees

<i>Primeval Symbiosis (Single Pole House)</i> is an architectural design project by architecture student and interior designer Konrad Wjcik that seeks to organically install living spaces in forests without disrupting the innate beauty of nature. Wjcik's detailed presentation lays out the many benefits of …

Potato soup with avocado

Cut half the potatoes into two-inch chunks. Cut remaining potatoes into 1/2-inch dice. Set aside.<p>Heat oil and butter in a large pot over medium heat. Add onions, shallots and garlic, and cook for three minutes or until starting to soften. Add the two-inch potatoes and cook until they are coated …

Vegan Chipotle Chili

There is a lot of debate over how to make a proper chili. Which type of beans, how much spice, white or red, thick or with more broth, with or without meat, what to topping to use -- the points of discussion go on and on. Regardless of your chili preferences, this meatless-but-filling recipe is …

12 Tips for Perfect Fried Chicken, Plus a Master Recipe

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

Ratatouille With Fried Eggs Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Ratatouille With Fried Eggs</b><p>Ingredients1 medium-small eggplant, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (about 2 cups_1/2 cup olive oil, divided1 small onion, finely chopped (about 3/4 cup)4 medium garlic cloves finely chopped (about 4 teaspoons)1 red bell pepper, chopped (about 1 cup)1 …

Pizza Lab: How to Make Ramen Crust Pizza

It looks like pizza, smells like pizza, it even <i>tastes</i> a little like pizza, but it's not pizza. At least, not inasmuch as pizza is defined by its bread-based crust. The slice you are looking at shares much in common with pizza. It's got gooey melted cheese. It's got a robust tomato sauce that …

Momofuku Milk Bar's Crack Pie

<i>Recipe by Christina Tosi, Momofuku Milk Bar New York New York</i><p><b>Anyone who has taken a bite of this Milk Bar best seller immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. Once you start eating this rich, salty-sweet pie with its oat cookie crust, you won't be able to stop.</b><p><b>CRACK PIE</b><p>Servings: 10 to …

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