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Cedar Plank–Grilled Salmon

<i>Cedar plank-grilled salmon. All you need is a cedar plank, salmon, salt, pepper, soy, ginger, and a grill. So little fuss. So much magnificence.</i> …

Don't Mess With These Smoky Texas-Style Beef Short Ribs

More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>When I got the request in to tackle giant <b>Texas-style beef ribs</b> as a Grilling post, I was a bit dubious as to whether it could even be done. Unless there's some secret every Texas pitmaster is guarding with their life, the path to transcendent beef …

How To Grill

Before you start grilling steaks, ensure the cooking area is clear and clean. Have all the grilling utensils close at hand. Pre Cooking Preparations …

Battle Widens Over ‘Gas Rush’ Climate Footprint

Natural gas advocates are facing fresh criticism about the fuel’s climate footprint, even as gas-fired power plants snag market share from coal units …

Food waste: People misread 'use by' label; 40% of U.S. food is tossed

Confused by the "sell by," "use by" and "best before" labels on the foods sold at grocery stores? So are more than 90% of Americans, who prematurely discard edibles because they've misinterpreted the dates stamped on the products, according to a report released Wednesday.<p>Many consumers read an …

FYI: Can Wireless Electricity Kill People?

Probably not. Even when it's nipping at our toes, wireless electricity is pretty safe. In 1899, Serbian engineer Nikola Tesla built a 142-foot-tall, 12-million-volt electric coil in Colorado Springs and transmitted electricity wirelessly across 25 miles, illuminating 200 lamps with the charge. …

Grilled Flank Steak Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This grilled flank steak relies on a quick and easy dry rub of cumin, coriander, paprika, garlic, and cayenne rather than a</i> …

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Recipe Of The Day: Grilled Peppers

Grilling is a favorite past time. It's a way to combine two great things in life: enjoying the outdoors and eating. When those two activities go hand in hand, life is just good. There are a lot of things we can grill, and peppers are amongst one of the greats. And when that grilled pepper recipe …

Grilling: Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers with Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce

As much as I advocate against the skinless boneless chicken breast—you're better off with juicier and tastier thighs—it's usually a losing battle. The worst offender is chicken breast cubes on a stick, where small pieces of lean meat are extra-susceptible to overcooking, leading to dry and …

The Food Lab: Three Ways to Grill Corn

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I've had three great corn epiphanies in my life. The most recent was when my little sister showed me the best, fastest way to prepare fresh corn on the cob indoors.* Before that, a college friend showed me that you can throw whole corn in the husk on the embers of …

Yotam Ottolenghi & Sami Tamimi's Basic Hummus

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Perfectly smooth DIY hummus in a fraction of the time -- thanks to a simple, brilliant trick.</i><p>You will go to picnics and barbecues this summer, and there will be …

How to Achieve Perfectly Caramelized Onions

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Deeply caramelized onions take little more than time -- and a little patience.</i><p>Cooking can often seem like the most wonderful mix of science and magic. …

Canal House's Pork Belly with Gingery Rhubarb Compote

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Pork belly isn't just for restaurants anymore.</i><p>When the pork belly craze swept restaurants across the country a few years back, it accomplished two things -- one …

Grilled Spice-Rubbed Beef Tenderloin Filets With Chimichurri

A specialty of Argentina, chimichurri is a tangy, zesty condiment traditionally served with grilled meats. Emerald in color and packed with loads of fresh herbs, olive oil, vinegar and garlic, it's like a cross between vinaigrette and pesto. This version -- adapted from Bon Appétit and made from a …

The Energy Fix: Wind Power Blades Get Bigger, Turbines Get Smarter

A look at tomorrow’s turbines<p>In 2012, wind power added more new electricity production in the U.S. than any other single source. But even with 60 gigawatts powering 15 million homes, wind supplants just 1.8 percent of the nation's carbon emissions. Tomorrow's turbines will have to be more …

Are Methane Hydrates Really Going to Change Geopolitics?

Renewables are on a much more solid path to affordability than the exotic fuel.<p>Reuters<p>The right way to understand the potential of unconventional fuels like methane hydrates and tight oil is to closely examine their production rates and their prices. If these fuels can be produced at large scales …

With Chemical Tweaks, Cement Becomes A Semiconductor

With the right chemistry, cement can take on some of the properties of a metal, researchers report in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.</i> Chris Benmore, a physicist at Argonne National Laboratory, explains why a semiconducting cement might be useful.<p>Transcript<p>IRA FLATOW, HOST:<p>This …

The Amazing Potential Of Wave Energy, In Numbers

Some major wave energy installations are planned for the U.K. and the U.S.<p>Plans for the world's biggest wave farm got the go-ahead from the Scottish government, the BBC reported last week. Exactly how big is the farm? It will create more than twice as much energy as nearby homes will be able to use.<p>…

North America's first offshore wind turbine deployed in Maine

The number of wind power installations connected to the electrical grid in the US has exploded in recent years, driven in part by government tax credits for renewables, but all of them have been confined to land so far. That changed today, when North America's first-ever offshore wind turbine, the …

Splenda: The Artificial Sweetener that Explodes Internally - The People's Chemist

Sucralose<p>Agent Orange<p>If there were a contest for the best example of total disregard for human life the victor would be McNeil Nutritionals – makers …

YELP: Trust Us, We're Not Screwing With Reviews

"Let me be clear: This claim is not -- and has never been -- true," wrote Vince Sollitto, vice president of corporate communications at Yelp.<p>Managing a business page on Yelp can be a blessing or a nightmare for business owners. A page full of five-star reviews can help drive business. But negative …

Hacks targeting US oil, gas, and electric companies traced to Iran

The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> and <i>New York Times</i> both report that recent cyber attacks against US oil, gas, and power companies have come from Iran. The hackers were targeting control systems and probing for the kind of access that would give them the ability to disrupt oil pipelines and other …