Elisa Yee

166 Added | 6 Magazines | 7 Likes | 2 Following | 7 Followers | @elisayee | Keep up with Elisa Yee on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Elisa Yee”

National Geographic Travel

Mario Batali's 25-Second Summer Pasta Recipe

Straight from our video archives, here's a supersmart retro tip from Mario Batali.<p>Straight from our video archives, here's a supersmart retro tip …

Cooking

8 Essential Pasta Alfredo Recipes

Did Roman restaurateur Alfredo de Lelio make the first pasta Alfredo in 1914? That’s what the origin myth says, with a detour to 1920s Hollywood …

Cooking

7 Best Lobster Pastas

Whether grilled or stuffed on a buttery roll, lobster is classic for summer. But there's another amazing way to use this delicious crustacean. Here, …

Cooking

Creamy Pesto Pasta with Fresh Tomatoes Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Half Alfredo, half pesto—how can you lose? —Sophie - Wholehearted Eats<p><b>Serves 2 to 4</b><p>…

One-pan 9-minute pasta recipe from Martha Stewart Living: The backstory, and variations.

<i>This post originally appeared on Food52.</i><p>This genius pasta makes its own sauce, all in one pan, in nine minutes—you’ve probably already cooked it (or …

Italian Food

Chef Mario Batali reveals one big mistake people make when cooking pasta

Master chef Mario Batali and author Mark Bittman sat down with moderator Sam Sifton to discuss their respective books, "America Farm to Table" and "How to Cook Everything Fast," at the 92nd Street Y.<p>Batali, renowned for his Italian cooking, reveals the biggest mistake people make when cooking pasta.<p>…

Mario Batali

We Hiked Hours for Homemade Pasta and It WasTotally Worth It

At the bottom of a small mountain on the West Coast of Italy, towering over a stone-covered beach, is the Abbazia di San Fruttuoso, a beautifully …

Italy

ic_2

Dillec Shrimp Pasta.jpg<p>Dilled Shrimp Pasta Salad<p>In warm weather I tend to rely on meals that need very little cooking such as simple and delicious …

Healthy Eating

Designing Data-Driven Interfaces

Telling the story of your data<p>“Dashboard”, “Big Data”, “Data visualization”, “Analytics” — there’s been an explosion of people and companies looking …

Adobe: Mobilegeddon cut traffic to mobile-unfriendly sites by 10 percent

Sites that weren’t mobile-ready for Mobilegeddon have paid the price by losing ten percent of their mobile traffic year-over-year (YoY).<p>That’s one of the findings in Adobe Digital Index (ADI)’s Q2 Digital Advertising & Social Intelligence Reports, out today. The Reports draw on nearly 900 billion …

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled ‘Tesla Energy’ — a new business arm that is focused on ending our dependence on grid power and switching instead to solar energy.<p>The …

Tesla

Brian Dettmer: Old books reborn as intricate art

This Could Be Apple's Secret Apple Watch Strategy

In Apple CEO Tim Cook’s words, the Apple Watch is “incredibly beautiful.” But some are saying it’s “incredibly unnecessary.”<p>Apple followers haven’t …

Smartwatches

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

Self-improvement

Photo @ladzinski / The twisted and spiraled navajo sandstone of #AntelopeCanyon is one of the most photographed slot canyons in the world. It's an incredible place to visit in the dead of winter when the crowds have gone and you can walk through the sculpted canyon with nothin but the sound of the wind. @natgeocreative

Google's new Chrome extension brings classic art to every tab

Following up on its successful Earth View experiment, Google's latest Chrome add-on is the Google Art Project extension. Like Earth View, the new addition turns your boring blank tabs into canvases for gorgeous imagery. Rather than highlighting satellite imagery, though, this extension pulls from …

How to keep an old version of Spotify

Spotify's most recent update is rolling out, which removes quite a lot of handy features -- but there's a clever way to get them back.<p>Not only does …

Spotify

The 10 Best Gadgets And Gizmos We Saw At Toy Fair 2015

Kids these days have it really good<p>Every year, the North American International Toy Fair hosts more than a thousand toy makers, distributors, and major retailers in New York City. And that makes for a super fun weekend.<p>The staff of <i>Popular Science</i> have scoured the 2015 Toy Fair showroom over the …

Solving L.A.’s Water Problems By Turning It Into A Giant Sponge

As California’s drought problems continue, every drop of water that hits the ground needs saving.<p>When rain falls in Los Angeles, most of it flows away–despite how desperately the city needs water. As the drought continues, and as climate change threatens future water supplies, some experts think …

Burma Uncovered: Amazing Shots From a Photographer's Paradise

Asia Travel

Science Is Beautiful: The Human Body Under The Microscope

A new book showcases the magnificent micro-world<p><i>Science Is Beautiful</i>, a new book by Colin Salter, is a compilation of images that show what the human body looks like under a microscope. With an artistic eye, the book showcases cells, microbes, and more. Here are some of our favorite images from</i> …

4daysin.com

In 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In Helsinki

The city and its suburbs are growing, but so is its vision for dense, walkable neighborhoods and car-free transit. It’s a model for the future of urban smart growth.<p>Helsinki already ranks as one of the world’s most livable cities, but by 2050, it may top the list, especially as other cities …

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

You will probably live to see a time when we can make backup copies of your brain.<p>Natalia Hatalska says there are two types of people in the world: those “who take one day at a time” and “those who have a vision, look far ahead [and] see its opportunities and threats.” She puts herself in the …

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Solar farms, hydrogen cars and 3D-printing in space

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>2015 is coming up quick -- and Inhabitat is counting down the days to the new year by showcasing its top posts of 2014! It's been a big year for green tech …

6 tech trends for 2015 that will change our future

Technology and innovation can be frustrating to watch in action. That’s because there usually isn’t much action — just incremental change with …

In 5 Years, We Could All Have 'Digital Twins' That Make Decisions For Us

As a futurist and founder of the Acceleration Studies Foundation, Smart uses many names for the technology he predicts — digital twin, cyber-self, personal agent — but the concept stays the same: a computer-based version of you.<p>Using various strategies for gathering and organizing your data, …

Artificial Intelligence

Trash cart superheroes | Mundano