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When to Use Dried Chiles vs. Fresh vs. Powder vs. Flakes

Our guide to using different types of chiles, from dried and flaked to fresh and powder.<p>The world of chiles is a vast one. Just the sheer number of different types is mind-boggling—I mean, off the top of your head, do you know the difference between a Chilaca and a Cubanelle? (Yeah, us neither.) …

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Garduino: Geek Gardening with Arduino

Create an automated watering, light, and temp control system.<p>I wanted to start gardening, but I knew I wouldn’t keep up the regular schedule of watering the plants and making sure they got enough light. So I recruited a microprocessor and a suite of sensors to help with these tasks. An Arduino …

5 Gangster Movies You Have to See

<i>Editor's Note: Marc Krulewitch's Jules Landau mysteries take place in Chicago, where he was born and where his family has lived for generations. He</i> …

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How Music Affects Your Productivity

11 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an …

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ISIS Crucifies 8 Christians in Syria for Apostasy From Islam

Various sources have received independent confirmation from inside Syria that the men who were crucified were were former Muslims that had converted …

Olympiad Tromsø 2014 - Interview with Garry Kasparov Round 4

The First-Ever Expedition to Turkmenistan's "Door to Hell" "You've got this vast, sprawling desert with almost nothing there, and then there's this gaping, burning pit ... The heat coming off of it is scorching. The shimmer from the distortion of it warping the air around it is just amazing to watch, and when you're downwind, you get this blast of heat that is so intense that you can't even look straight into the wind. You have to shield your face with your hand just standing at the crater's edge. Here I am thinking, Oh-kaaaay, maybe I've bitten off a bit more than I can chew." full story: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/energy/2014/07/140716-door-to-hell-darvaza-crater-george-kourounis-expedition/

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AC/DC's 'Thunderstruck' Like You've Never Seen Before

I love AC/DC as much as my listeners. Well, maybe not THAT much. I found this video of a Finnish band called Steve n' Seagulls and it has to be seen …

Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on the Shore of California (PHOTOS)

The current state of the California shoreline appears to be something out of a sci-fi movie. Thousands of tiny electric blue saucer-like creatures …

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