Alex

608 Flips | 3 Magazines | 88 Likes | 4 Following | 6 Followers | @enishmarati | Keep up with Alex 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 “Alex”

For 3 killed in California attack, US was refuge from fear

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Isaac Amanios dodged bullets in Eritrea's war for independence. Bennetta Bet-Badal endured bullying and harassment for …

San Bernardino County

Cheesy Baked Kale Artichoke Dip [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Native Americans Turn To 'Safe Stars' For Help With Sexual Assaults

On the Wind River Indian Reservation in central Wyoming, there's not a single trained sexual assault nurse examiner.<p>Northern Arapaho tribal member Millie Friday saw how devastating that lack could be when her own daughter was raped by a close relative. Friday was left with no choice but to take her …

Native Americans

Flu-Buster Bone Broth for a Stronger Immune System

When you live a full life, <b>you often have your workout week planned, or at least mapped out.</b> Prepping and planning are key to maintaining a regular …

8 Creamy Risotto Recipes That Are Actually Healthy

Though it’s typically packed with cheese and butter, there are ways to make healthy risotto without sacrificing its signature creaminess. Here, eight …

True Sustainability Means Circularity

Linear thinking is destroying the planet.<p>Four decades have passed since mankind walked on the moon. This triumphant event marked the first time humans could gaze back at their world. Our round, blue and white planet floating in black space enabled humanity to see the finite nature of their home–it …

Sustainability

Navajo Nation Farmers Feel The Weight Of Colorado Mine Spill

The Environmental Protection Agency was investigating an old mine near Silverton, Colo., earlier this month, when it accidentally released 3 million gallons of toxic waste water into the Animas River.<p>Initially the agency downplayed the incident and provided little information. So Navajo President …

Adopting A Buddhist Ritual To Mourn Miscarriage, Abortion

When parents lose a child, there are rituals to mark their grief — holding funerals, sitting shiva, bringing casseroles. But when that loss happens before birth, it often isn't marked. Sometimes, it's barely even mentioned. It's different in Japan, which has a traditional Buddhist ceremony that …

Grieving

How to Never Overcook Salmon (or Other Fishes) Again

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i> <i><br>Today: The most foolproof way to cook any fish—and a petition for a new cooking term.</i><p>The most unfair implication of slow-roasting is the <i>slowness</i> part. Sure, there are plenty of …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Name a ship and you could win a coastal tour of Norway

What would you name a Norwegian small ship? Hurtigruten, which has been sailing along the coast of Norway for the last 120 years, wants to know.<p>The company is asking folks to name its newest ship, which is to begin sailing in the autumn of 2016. There are two rules: It must begin with MS and must …

European Travel

Judge overturns Idaho's 'ag gag' law in victory for animal rights campaigners

Ban on undercover surveillance inside factory farms – introduced after a 2012 secret video exposed cruelty and neglect – has been ruled unconstitutional<p>A federal judge has lifted a controversial ban on undercover surveillance inside Idaho’s factory farms, delivering a significant victory to animal …

Agriculture

Crème Fraîche Plum Cake with Plum Caramel Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The additions of crème fraîche, semolina flour, and thick fruit slices are not what make this cake—which comes from <b>The A.O.C. Cookbook</b> by Suzanne Goin—special. No, its real signature is the "plum caramel," which is made by puréeing plums (this will feel like a crime, so close your …

Dessert

Put Your Perfect Plums in a Blender, Even if it Pains You

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you.</i><p><i>Today: Forget the icebox. Turn your plums into caramel and turn that caramel into cake—your fruit will be safer that way.</i><p>There aren’t a lot of legends in my family, but there is one about a plum.<p>When my dad was a …

Dessert

Double Black Bean Tofu Cheeseburgers [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Fjords, Black Metal Rituals, and Vikings Making Out: Scenes from Iceland's Biggest Metal Festival

Part I of our coverage of Iceland's Eistnaflug metal festival: check out photos of fjords and festival-goers in the land of fire and ice.<p><i>All photos by Grace Hollaender</i><p>Each year, in the midst of the fleeting Icelandic summer, thousands of people make the trek out to the small Eastern town of …

How To Design Gadgets For The Dead

We build wheelchairs for paraplegics, prosthetic limbs for amputees, yet we ignore the biggest disability of all: death. Why don’t we design devices for the dead to communicate with? In an old San Francisco mortuary-turned-gallery space, two morbid artists are doing just that as part of a new …

Knowing How Doctors Die Can Change End-Of-Life Discussions

Dr. Kendra Fleagle Gorlitsky recalls the anguish she felt performing CPR on elderly, terminally ill patients.<p>It looks nothing like what we see on TV. In real life, ribs often break and few survive the ordeal.<p>"I felt like I was beating up people at the end of their life," she says. "I would be doing …

Medicine

Temporary Outdoor Accessories & Decor for Renters

(Image credit: Dust Jacket Attic)<p>You can still have the backyard or patio of your dreams, even if you rent. You just need to use temporary, removable …

7 Couscous Recipes for Every Day of the Week

Couscous is one of the most versatile grains out there. It can be made ahead of time, or to order. It is delicious when prepared vegan, meaty, or …

Food

Easy Peach Crisp (Vegan + GF)

Easy Peach Crisp (Vegan + GF)<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>45 mins<p>Total time<p>55 mins<p>Simple, 10-ingredient Peach Crisp that's naturally vegan and …

Ice Cream

9 new uses for an old Android device (pictures)

No more cookbooks to balance on a stand or worry about ruining the pages with ingredients. Instead, you can use your old Android device -- once you load up some recipe apps. To get started, check out Food Network or Big Oven . If you have a PDF cookbook, use an e-book reader like Google Books or …

Apps

Norway’s capital city is building a bee highway

Flowers and “insect hotels” are cropping up all across the city of Oslo as part of a local initiative to build the world’s first “bee highway.” …

Ecology

This Golden Milk Is Your New Healing Elixir

Turmeric is just about everywhere. This magical spice can transform any dish, offer up serious anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits, and boost …

Norwegians release mockumentary assailing stereotypes

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Several Norwegian players teamed with Norway's national TV broadcaster NRK to produce a "mockumentary" addressing sexist …

Rose Bowl

How To Freeze Eggs For Cooking To Make Them Last Longer

There have been quite a few "foodpocolypses" in the past few years. There was the aporkalypse that left many bacon lovers quaking. There was the <i>almost</i> kalepocolypse that would have left half of Portland in a frenzied state. And now, we're in fear of an egg shortage as a result of the Avian Flu …

Zucchini Chickpea Fritters [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Gluten-Free

The Silkiest Carbonara

4 to 6 Servings<p>At Pirelli's restaurant in Rome, chef Barbara Lynch ate what was, for her, the perfect carbonara: The sauce was bright yellow from fresh eggs, and each rigatoni hid cubes of fatty guanciale. In Boston, where Lynch has five restaurants, she set out to master the dish. Her yolk-heavy …

Italy

Organic Farmers Call Foul On Whole Foods' Produce Rating System

Nobody really likes to be graded. Especially when you don't get an A.<p>Some organic farmers are protesting a new grading system for produce and flowers that's coming into force at Whole Foods. They say it devalues the organic label and could become an "existential threat."<p>The rating system is called …

Agriculture

German parliament introduces bills on assisted suicide | DW | 09.06.2015

Germany inched ever closer to joining its neighbor Belgium in allowing active assisted suicide on Tuesday as two new draft bills were presented to …