Ethan Miller

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How to Make Your Tofu Taste Like Pork

Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…crumbled tofu with cucumber salad!

This is the dish I make to convert the most hardcore …


54-propeller superdrone lifts off with a person inside

It took 54 propellers for the Swarm superdrone to get off the ground with a human passenger along for the exciting ride.

I've looked at little …


Administration developing sanctions against China over cyberespionage

The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their government’s cyber theft of valuable U.S. trade secrets.

The U.S. government has not yet decided whether to issue these sanctions, but a final …


The Share Theory of Scallion Pancakes (Recipe)


Marinated Beets with Potatoes and Horseradish

The beet juices will tint the potatoes swirly-pink when tossed together; it’s best not to fight it.

Preheat oven to 400°. Wrap beets in foil and roast directly on rack until tender, about 1 hour. Let cool, peel, and cut into ¾" pieces. Place in a small bowl and toss with 2 Tbsp. oil and 1 Tbsp. …


Bill Orcutt

The curious case of whistled languages and their lack of left-brain dominance

Whistled Turkish is a non-conformist. Most obviously, it bucks the normal language trend of using consonants and vowels, opting instead for a …

The Brain

Why the New York Times’s Amazon story is so controversial, explained

On Sunday, the New York Times published a massive exposé of Amazon's "punishing" work culture. The company, the Times alleged, "is conducting a …


Farmers Market Summer Vegetarian Sides

I had no intention of really cooking much for the fourth since we were hiding inside (our dog really hates fireworks and it’s easiest just to watch a …


A Graphics Breakthrough Makes Perfect CGI Skin

You might not understand all of the technical details behind the computer graphics research being revealed at Siggraph 2015 this week, but come next …


Facebook is reportedly working with publishers to build a breaking news app

News consumption via Facebook is continuing to rise, and it looks like the social network giant is looking to further capitalize by creating a new app just for breaking news.

According to a report by Business Insider, Facebook is working on an app that lets publishers write 100 characters of text …


Uncross those eyes: Researchers solve VR’s depth-of-focus headaches

For anyone used to the limited 3D effects created with diffusing glasses and standard flat displays, the sense of depth provided by a stereoscopic VR …

Virtual Reality

Performance Hanne Lippard 19/2 2015: The Future of Memory

Lucy: A smart robot that bends sunlight where you want it.

Lucy - A smart robot that bends sunlight where you want it.. Posted by Thomson Nguyen, on Product Hunt.


iOS 9 Will Know To Use Cell Data When The Wi-Fi Sucks

The Wi-Fi at my house is almost perfect, save for one frustrating flaw: the signal tanks down to nearly nothing about five feet from where I park.

The signal is strong enough that my phone stays connected, but just so weak that pulling anything up — like, say, directions to where I’m going – doesn’t …


Build A 300-Mile Wall Around SF During Burning Man

About This Project

We want to help Burning Man attendees continue their favorite week of the year, and allow them to keep experiencing the genuine …

Eating Spicy Food Linked to a Longer Life

Eating spicy food is associated with a reduced risk for death, an analysis of dietary data on more than 485,000 people found.

Study participants were enrolled between 2004 and 2008 in a large Chinese health study, and researchers followed them for an average of more than seven years, recording …


Cooking with seawater – is it the best way to season food?

At the Baeza-Rufete restaurant, 30 miles south of Benidorm on the east coast of Spain, the rice is served smokingly hot, lightly caramelised on the bottom and with a white, fleshy prawn displayed in the centre. Unlike many of the tourist-orientated paellas along the coast this is a proper rice …

Food (UK)

Liang Pi Cold-Skin Noodles - Xi'an Famous Foods - Specialty Chinese Restaurants in New York City - Liang Pi Cold-Skin Noodles, Spicy Cumin Lamb & Stewed Pork Burgers, Spicy & Tingly Beef Biang Biang Noodles

Xi'an Famous Foods - Specialty Chinese Restaurants in New York City - Liang Pi Cold-Skin Noodles, Spicy Cumin Lamb & Stewed Pork Burgers, Spicy & …

Liangpi noodle recipe

Liangpi (Chinese: 凉皮; pinyin: Liángpí) is a noodle-like Chinese dish made from wheat or rice flour. It is a specialty dish originating from the …

Cold noodles with black vinegar sauce (liang pi)

To make black vinegar sauce, process all ingredients in a food processor until smooth. Add more stock, if necessary, to achieve a lighter …

I Went To Westfield, NJ To Track Down The Watcher

"Most people aren't comfortable talking about it," says the clerk at CoolVines, an upscale wine shop located in the heart of Westfield, New Jersey's …


The 12 Best Falafels In NYC

There's so much to like about falafel: it's (generally) inexpensive, incredibly filling and satisfies requirements from all kinds of dietary needs,


Ramona Lisa - Dance Archive : "The Orchids" [6 of 10]

Samsung confirms rotating bezel ring for the Gear A smartwatch

It has been a long time since Samsung has launched a smartwatch and many expect that the company will finally unveil the Gear A a.k.a Orbis at its …


Snowball Debuts A “Priority Inbox” For Your Phone’s Notifications

With a growing number of mobile applications available to download, and only a handful that see regular usage, push notifications have become one of the only ways for developers to grab users’ attention in order to get them to reopen their app and re-engage with their content. Unfortunately for app …


The Verge's web sucks

I feel like someone just set up the entire vendor hall from an awful tech conference in my living room. Seriously, could you folks just not pick one …