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With the opening of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" on Dec. 15, more than likely you're going to see at least one ship using hyperspace drive to travel faster than the speed of light. It's a staple of the Wars"
Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot. However,
Dating from 1,000 years before Pythagoras’s theorem, the Babylonian clay tablet is a trigonometric table more accurate than any today, say researchers At least 1,000 years before the Greek mathematician
When the great war poet Siegfried Sassoon wrote those haunting words “I died in hell. They called it Passchendaele” it was in part the mud of the battlefield he was recalling. Intense shelling destroyed
Maps shape how we see the world. But most of the maps hanging on our walls are dangerously incomplete because they emphasize political borders rather than functional connections. The world has less than
The idea of “evaporative cooling” goes back centuries. Now it’s seeing new life in the shape of a brick–the 3-D printed “Cool Brick.” Developed by Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello, the Cool Brick
4 servings Yes, you’ll need a lot of spices, but it’s not much work from there. Let the chicken marinate for 12 hours to get the most impact. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.
For reasons that no longer apply, Jackie and I used to visit Geneva at least once a year. My most vivid food memories of the place revolve around the way a lot of less-formal restaurants there serve french
Many modern apologists for British colonial rule in India no longer contest the basic facts of imperial exploitation and plunder, rapacity and loot, which are too deeply documented to be challengeable.
There is a scene in Curtis Sittenfeld's last novel, Eligible (a modern update of Austen's Pride and Prejudice), in which our heroine Lizzy Bennet comes face to face with the insidious fitness trend that
Plex’s media server software has millions of tech-savvy fans, but can it survive the decline of DVDs and downloads? For digital media hoarders and pirates, Plex is a household name. The nine-year-old Gatos,
[Photographs: J. Kenji López-Alt, Morgan Eisenberg] Your Super Bowl guests probably won't complain if you feed them an assortment of couch-friendly finger foods, creamy dips, and flavorful chicken wings.
It's been saved almost 600,000 times. When you think of slow cooker recipes you probably imagine pulled pork, stews and other kinds of soup, right? Turns out the most popular one on Pinterest right now
[Photographs: Vicky Wasik, Morgan Eisenber, Matthew and Emily Clifton, J. Kenji López-Alt] I've spent my whole adult life living in apartments, which means I've never had the space to amass as many pans
Utilizing your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to not only cook more at home, but also to stick to your budget. You can throw just about anything — from pantry staples to affordable cuts of meat
For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange