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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Green Papaya Salad

8 Servings<p>Mild, crunchy green papaya is not the same as underripe papaya. Look for it at Asian or Mexican groceries.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dressing and Fried Shallots<p>1/3 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/3 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/4 cup soy sauce<p>1 tablespoon hot chili paste (such as sambal …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How To Make Your Own Laundry Detergent

Until nontoxic, biodegradable, single-use, disposable socks become a reality, everyone has to do the laundry. And for many this is a pain. Besides the obvious time sink, laundry can be fairly resource intensive.<p>However, with this simple DIY project, you can dramatically cut down the cost of …

Arduino-Controlled Lego Maglev Vehicle

Team Antipodes, a FIRST robotics team consisting of Emma, Kjersti, and Violet of Terra Nova High School in Pacifica, CA, built this sweet magnetic levitation vehicle, with a home-built 3-phase, 6-solenoid linear motor, on a Lego bed, all controlled via XBee wireless. It won an Editors’ Choice …

Can It Be Water-Damaged? NeverWet It!

This product looks really cool! NeverWet is a two-part coating that can be applied to nearly any surface — cloth, electronics, concrete, and so on — and it totally repels liquid. It was developed by Ross Nanotechnology who licensed it to Rust-Oleum, and you can buy it at the Home Depot. [via C-Net]