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The Surprising Science Behind The Movie 'Interstellar'

From wormhole highways to robotic space companions, scientific experts weigh in on Christopher Nolan's newest sci-fi blockbuster.<p>Asking a team of journalists to rally around a science fiction movie might sound ludicrous. Yet some combination of boundless vision, relaxing of natural laws, and …

9 Spotify tools for hardcore music fans

What more could music fans want from an app that contains more than 20 million songs? Quite a bit, it turns out.<p>There are several tools you can use …

'Call Of Duty' Players Say Lag Is Ruining Online Gameplay

Gamers are already complaining about "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare," which launched earlier this week, saying the title has lag issues that significantly impact the online multiplayer experience.<p>Several videos have popped up on YouTube detailing (sometimes colorfully) gamers' frustration with the …

Solid Nanoparticles Keep Their Internal Structure While Deforming Like a Liquid

<i>Using a combination of laboratory analysis and computer modeling, new research shows that nanoparticles keep their internal crystal structure while</i> …

Open book

Excellent recipe. My family loved it! We used melted chocolate, strawberries and extra Oreos to decorate the top. Next time I will try making it with …

6 Common Mistakes People Make when Baking Brownies

Is there anything worst than a bad batch of brownies? Here are the biggest mistakes people make when baking brownies—plus how to avoid them.<p>When it comes to comfort food and our favorite desserts, brownies rank way up there. They're rich, decadent, sweet, and come with the added bonus of nostalgia. …

Dessert

BBC - Food - Techniques : How to temper chocolate

How to temper chocolate<p>Tempered chocolate is melted and cooled at controlled temperatures to give a smooth, glossy finish and good snap - perfect for cake decorations.<p>When melting a bar of dark chocolate, always chop the chocolate as finely as possible so that it melts quickly and evenly. If you're …

Dessert

10 Foods To Help You Sleep

We all know that drinking gallons of coffee will keep you tossing and turning all night, while that late-night slice of cheese on toast <i>may</i> give you …

Cool as a cuke: Mary-Ellen McTague's cucumber recipes

I used to feel ambivalent about cucumbers. I mean, I liked them well enough, but, well, yawn… I also couldn't help but associate them with sad service-station salads: you know, the sort with half a hard-boiled egg, a limp lettuce leaf and a solitary slice of drying cucumber. But this week I've …

Pecan Buttermilk Fudge

16 Servings<p>This pecan fudge recipe is similar in flavor to caramelized white chocolate. Tangy buttermilk tempers the sweetness.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup pecans<p>2 cups sugar<p>1 cup buttermilk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>1 tablespoon honey<p>⅛ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Flaky sea salt …

Baking

FoodRecipes

Sourdough starter<p>Preparation time<p>overnight<p>Cooking time<p>no cooking required<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Giving life to your very own sourdough starter. The use of natural yoghurt helps to give your starter a helping hand by introducing a little friendly bacteria.<p>By Patrick Ryan<p>Preparation time<p>overnight<p>Cooking …

Yogurt

Very-berry oat crumble

This classic pudding isn't just for winter - try a summer fruit filling of raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, redcurrants and …

Baking

Cantaloupe and Black Pepper Granita

8 Servings<p>A grown-up shaved ice, with a welcome hit of spice from the pepper.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds cantaloupe, rind and seeds removed, coarsely chopped<p>½ cup sugar<p>¼ cup Muscat de Beaumes de Venise or other sweet dessert wine<p>¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, plus coarsely ground …

Muscat

FoodRecipes

Raymond Blanc’s baked cheese “fondue”<p>Preparation time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Cooking time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Raymond Blanc offers two alternative baked melting cheeses – one spiked with chilli, garlic and rosemary and the other topped with a secret ingredient… Lush with …

Bread

Strawberry, Pomegranate, and Rose Petal Mess

Use store-bought meringues and skip the first step, if you prefer.

19 School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy (Mostly)

These new school lunch ideas, from sandwiches to snacks to hot meals, will reinvigorate your daily routine—and your kids will actually like them<p><b>It is a parent's eternal dilemma: What do I make the kids for lunch today?</b> And tomorrow? And next week? We fall into ruts, succumb to the tried-and-true, …

Healthy Eating

FoodRecipes

Baba ganoush<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 6-8<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>A delicious smoky aubergine dip. Try it with a Middle-Eastern flatbread such as maneesh.<p>By Paul Hollywood<p>From Paul Hollywood's Bread<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 …

Pestle

How to Make Teriyaki Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog is pulling back the curtain on teriyaki sauce, and revealing that you only need 5 ingredients to make it</i> …

Spiced Lamb Burger

8 Servings<p>As the lamb cooks inside the pita, the fat will render into the bread, creating a crunchy, compact, vibrantly flavored meat pie that’s unlike any burger you’ve ever had.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ pounds ground lamb, preferably shoulder<p>1 medium onion, very finely chopped<p>¾ cup chopped …

Bread

Strawberry Pomegranate and Rose Petal Mess

6 Servings<p>Use store-bought meringues and skip the first step, if you prefer.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Meringues<p>2 large egg whites<p>¼ cup granulated sugar<p>¼ cup powdered sugar<p>assembly<p>¾ cup crème fraîche<p>½ cup mascarpone<p>2 tablespoons powdered sugar<p>½ rose water (optional)<p>6 ounces strawberries, hulled, …

Dessert

The name Deadmau5 probably won't mean a lot to those who don't follow the dance music scene but we can assure you that the man who wears a massive mouse head at all gigs is enormous within these

The name Deadmau5 probably won't mean a lot to those who don't follow the dance music scene but we can assure you that the man who wears a massive …

A young driver from the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, has been jailed for two-and-a-half years after leading police on two high-speed car chases in a six-month

A young driver from the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, has been jailed for two-and-a-half years after leading police on two high-speed car chases …

NHTSA Announces Plans to Submit V2V Communications Proposal

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced it will start taking steps to implement vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications in light vehicles. The agency is finalizing its data collected from its year-long V2V pilot program, and, following publication and review of the …

Autonomous Cars

An Aston Martin owner from from Chedzoy, Somerset, is having a bit of a ruff time at the moment as his border collie spaniel cross Luce has just chewed through the fibreglass wheelarch of his prized Aston Martin DB9

An Aston Martin owner from from Chedzoy, Somerset, is having a bit of a ruff time at the moment as his border collie spaniel cross Luce has just …