Daniel Keown

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Researcher Explains How Crows Solved a Challenge From "Aesop's Fables."

New Caledonian crows were able to apply their natural understanding of cause and effect and the properties of objects.<p>New Caledonian crows are known for using tools in the wild. A team is investigating the cognitive abilities of these crows, which live on the archipelago of New Caledonia in the …

The science behind dietary supplements

Doctors say we need them. Advertising encourages us to take them. And – with industry estimates of more than £36bn being spent on them worldwide – we are clearly buying them. Yes, we're talking about supplements – things that most people will agree are good for us. But what if we don't really need …

Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation

Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on that day a year earlier; not only is it a remarkable tool of introspection and self-awareness, but it also …

Pan-Fried Crispy Chickpeas with Lime

<i>By the time you read this I will be somewhere in the air on my way home to Kansas. I’ve written in the past about my carefully packed snacks for</i> …

Baked Potatoes à la Garbo | Bijouxs | Little Jewels from the Kitchen

Crispy golden baked potatoes topped with tender spinach and a collection of emerald fresh herbs – Bijouxs simple everyday kitchen beauty – bake a …

Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized salmon.<p>Do I need to go on? Because the word caramelized pretty much speaks itself straight into my soul.<p>There’s just something about food …

Seafood

Dehydrating Tomatoes 101

in Vegetables 111<p>Sert it and ferggert it.<p>That’s set and it forget it, MOM. She’s like, WHAT WENT WRONG AT CHILDBIRTH?<p>So, do you guys have a …

Flatbread with Feta, Thyme and Oven-Roasted Tomatoes | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This beautiful flatbread is inspired by ingredients from the Mediterranean — the feta adds a salty, slightly tart taste that balances the sweet, smoky flavors of the oven-roasted tomatoes. Cut it into pieces and serve it as an appetizer with a light, fruity white wine, such as <b>Albarino</b> or <b>Pinot …

Cheesy Spinach and Caramelized Onion Bread Recip by Carolyng Gomes

<b>Homemade bread loaded with sweet caramelized onions, spicy habanero and fresh spinach makes the perfect anytime snack — especially delicious hot out</b> …

Recipes

Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Fresh herbs and sweet carrots update this old-fashioned skillet dinner. Serve with a side of homemade cornbread for a meal that feels homey and special — perfect for fall.<p><b>Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme</b><p>1 1/2 lb. (750 g.) skinless, boneless chicken thighs, fat trimmed<p>Kosher …

Recipes

Apple Galettes with Salted Caramel | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Here, a generous measure of salt heightens the seductive buttery flavor of the caramel that tops these rustic tartlets. The result is a deep caramel essence that pairs perfectly with the lemony apples and flaky crust.<p><b>Apple Galettes with Salted Caramel</b><p>For the pie dough:<p>2 cups (10 oz./315 g.) …

French Onion Pastry Puffs

There are two phrases that when placed together make me rrreeaaalllyy nervous: “It’s cool. There’s a method to my madness.”<p>No. There seems to be no …