Lee Hanscom

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Marinated Summer Vegetables

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Adding veggies to the marinade while warm helps them absorb more flavor.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 summer squash or zucchini (about 1 pound), sliced on a diagonal 1/2-inch thick<p>3 red, orange, or yellow bell peppers, cut into 1 inch strips<p>4 tablespoons …

The Last Chocolate Cake Recipe You Will Ever Need

Always on the lookout for the best chocolate cake recipes, we were delighted to find this one! It's been called "delicious" by non-chocolate cake eaters, and requested for many a birthday and more non-occasions. The cake itself is made from scratch with buttermilk and plenty of eggs to keep it …

Wild Weather Warning: Tornadoes, Heavy Snows, High Winds

While a "Minnesota winter that won't end is expected to dump up to a foot of snow in the Twin Cities by Thursday night," people in Missouri and Arkansas are "grappling with the aftermath of a series of storms that spawned at least two tornadoes."<p>And the wild weather is spreading to other parts of …

chocolate swirl buns

A few years ago, I conquered one of what has to be one of the seven wonders of my culinary world, chocolate babka. Babka, if you’re new to it, poor …

French - Lessons app review: a language learning app that promises to teach you French

Introduction<p>French - Lessons by Raja Mohammad Zishanullah is a very colorful French learning app that for once doesn’t try to get you to subscribe to …

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The Most Incredible Stat for Each Current Boston Bruins Star

From tough and skilled forwards to bruising defenders, the Boston Bruins are one of the most complete teams in the NHL. When you think of the roster, you think of Boston as a whole, from top to bottom, not individual stars. (Please take notice, Washington Capitals.)<p>But what about the individual …

Soccer assists mapped

Using Opta data for assists in the Premier League, Kickdex made this straightforward chart to look at where assists typically come from on the …

How to make Breakfast Burgers

Eye for an Eye

• <b>Author:</b> Ben Coes<p>In Ben Coes' latest, <i>Eye for an Eye</i>, Dewey Andreas faces the toughest odds of his life as one of China's most powerful men has decided to do whatever he must to take down Dewey—and inflicts a horrifying loss. <br>When Dewey Andreas uncovers the identity of a mole embedded at a high level …

Never Go Back

• <b>Author:</b> Lee Child<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>Never go back—but Jack Reacher does, and the past finally catches up with him. . . . Never Go Back is Lee Child’s new novel of action-charged suspense starring “one of the best thriller characters at work today” (Newsweek).</b> <b></b><br>Former military cop Jack …

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Buys The Washington Post

"I shall name it the Washington Bezost," he definitely didn't say.<p>Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon, will purchase the Washington Post and several of its holdings for $250 million, according to a report from, um, the Washington Post.<p>Amazon is not involved in the purchase; Bezos is buying …

First taste of test-tube burger declared 'close to meat' | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The world’s first laboratory-grown beef burger was flipped out of a petri dish and into a frying pan on Monday, with food tasters declaring it tasted “close to meat”.<p>Grown in-vitro from cattle stem cells at a cost of 250,000 euros ($332,000), the burger was cooked and eaten in …

First lab-grown hamburger gets full marks for 'mouth feel'

All it took was a little butter and sunflower oil and, in less than 10 minutes, the world's most expensive burger, grown from muscle stem cells in a lab, was ready to eat.<p>"I was expecting the texture to be more soft," said Hanni Rützler of the Future Food Studio, who researches food trends and was …

FYI: Why Does My Voice Sound Different When I Hear It On A Recording?

It sounds different because it is different. "When you speak, the vocal folds in your throat vibrate, which causes your skin, skull and oral cavities to also vibrate, and we perceive this as sound," explains Ben Hornsby, a professor of audiology at Vanderbilt University. The vibrations mix with the …