Denise Cheung

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Nobel laureate chemist Richard Heck, 84, dies in Manila

MANILA (Reuters) - American chemist and Nobel laureate Richard Heck died in Manila on Saturday after years of illnesses that left him almost penniless, relatives of his Filipina wife said on Saturday.<p>Heck, 84, along with Japanese Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki, won the Nobel prize in chemistry in …

Nobel Prize

Spicy squash & apple chutney

The sweet flesh of squash or pumpkin takes on a new character as it nestles down in the pan with onion, apple, spices, sugar and vinegar<p>Ingredients<p>4 …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

Summer Shandy | Cocktail recipe

<b>Summer Shandy</b> <br>Serves 4<p>Ingredients: <br>1/2 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice <br>1/2 cup superfine sugar <br>1 cup water <br>1/2 cup sparkling water <br>4 (12 ounce) …

Grilled aubergines with spicy chickpeas & walnut sauce

This vegetarian dish is packed full of great textures and tastes - smoky aubergine, nutty chickpeas and earthy walnuts<p>Ingredients<p>4 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 …

Designers: Learn To Code! Here’s How To Start

When you start experimenting with code, you find that the new tool helps you do your job better. Just think of it like getting punched in the face for the first time–once it happens, you realize it’s not that bad.<p>A friend, formerly a competitive fighter, once asked me: “Have you ever been punched …

Pizza base and tomato sauce recipes

Though using beer for pizza dough might sound radical, it's just a straightforward way to add malt. If you replace the beer with water, think about …

Clever Negative Space Animals

Negative space designs are very hard to create, but designer George Bokhua is a specialist in negative space. He designed this minimalist serie of …

Graphic Design

How-To: Needle-Felted Totoro + Interview with Artist Jackie Huang

When his daughter was born, San Rafael, Calif.-based artist <b>Jackie Huang</b> began to hunt for a unique collection of toys for her to play with. After searching for months and not finding what he was looking for, he came to the decision that he would create his own stuffed animals — bringing them out of …

Maker Faire

Lab-quality microscope now mounts onto most Apple iOS devices

The ProScope Micro Mobile by handheld digital microscope manufacturer Bodelin starts shipping on May 1 for $149.<p>To my fellow geeks who've long dreamed of having a lab-quality digital microscope that mounts to your phone, the time has come.<p>Oregon-based optics manufacturer Bodelin will begin shipping …

Gear & Gadgets

Finding Solitude Adventures

7 Trip Ideas For Those Seeking Solitude on a Grand Scale<p>Let the masses line up for Old Faithful and Half Dome. These bold adventures take you to big places with the breathing room to match.<p>Ride the Rim: Canyonlands National Park, Utah<p>The White Rim Trail is a 100-mile mountain-bike route with clear …

National Parks

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

Hiking