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The best of the Long Read in 2015

The Long Read published 144 pieces in 2015 – our first full year. (If you’re counting at home, that’s about 800,000 words, or roughly the length of the first five Harry Potter novels.) It wasn’t easy to choose 15 favourites, but here they are – perfect reading for your holiday week, arranged in …

Books

The "Sharpie Trick," and a Guide to Sharpening Knives with a Water Stone

Learning to use a water stone is the best thing you can do for your knives, especially nice ones, but learning how can be tricky. Luckily, this (very …

Knives

A Genius Technique for More Flavorful Broccoli Soup

This soup isn't cream of broccoli, but that's only a technicality. It has no cream, and could easily have no dairy at all. You won't even need a richly flavored stock—you can start truly from scratch, with just a few vegetables, olive oil, and water. Yes, water.<p>And yet, it has everything the best …

Recipes

8 Cauliflower Casseroles (And 6 More Recipes For Lovers Of The World's Greatest Veggie)

Stock up at the grocery store. This veggie is about to rule your kitchen.<p><b>8 Ways To Make Casserole Even More Delicious</b><p>When it comes to casseroles, cauliflower reigns supreme. Our favorite veggie always makes comfort food more cozy. Here are 8 creative ways to make it.<p><b>General Tso's Cauliflower</b><p>Sweet …

Cheap (but creative) eats at Honolulu food trucks and tents

Tired of $20 burgers on Waikiki Beach? Cheaper and certainly more varied eats await at another waterfront location just a couple of miles away.<p>Makers & Tasters, a collection of food trucks and tents, is now open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday.<p>Located along Kewalo Basin at 1011 Ala …

3 Online Custom Shirt Makers, Tested

Clothes are a square peg/round hole kind of problem. Off-the-rack clothes are pre-made, hung in stores, filtered through by the consumer, …

Four-Wheeled Yamaha Tesseract is Part Motorcycle and Off-Road Vehicle, Might Be Headed to Production

• Submit to:<br>• Del.icio.us<br>• Digg<br>• Slashdot<p>This entry was posted on 09/02/2015 02:30am and is filed under Auto, Gadgets, Motorcycle, Picdump .<br>You can leave a …

How Many Reps Should You Do?

Want to build size, strength, or endurance? Then you need to know how many reps to lift! Here's how to match your goals to the best rep range and …

Exercise

A guide to the free fitness app sports scientists just called the best

There's only one app on the list that I'm still using, and it's a free fitness app called Sworkit Lite (there's a paid version too).<p>It may seem like picking one fitness app to recommend out of the more than 100,000 health-related apps is an arbitrary decision, but it turns out my personal …

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 …

Seafood

5 weird and wonderful Japanese indie games you're not playing yet

Independent games may have become a commercial darling in the West, but the Japanese scene is just starting to bloom.<p>Japan doesn’t have an IndieCade, …

Indie Gaming

How to Build a Proper Campfire in 8 Simple Steps

Learn this essential skill that every independent man should know.<p><i>When the wilderness beckons, it's best to come prepared. While we can only hope the worst thing that'll happen to us on a weekend trip is running out of whiskey at the campfire, the woods are full of the unexpected—and it's important</i> …

The Genius Ramen Shop Staple That Will Make Your Lunches Better

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: How to make perfect, Momofuku-style soy sauce eggs—the simple ramen shop staple that will be your new Not Sad Desk Lunch (and last-minute breakfast, dinner, and</i> …

Eggs

40 Foreign Films to Watch Instantly

In the golden age of the so-called “art cinema”, college-aged cineastes and middle-aged professorial types needed only to congregate at the local …

Small Space Solution: A DIY Murphy Bed Made With IKEA Parts

(Image credit: Imgur)<p>It's not every day we come across a hard-core DIY rock star like Imgur user AvalonAwoken. Moving to a tiny Brooklyn apartment …

Basics: Supplements!

We love supplements! But there’s a zillion of them and we’re not sure what they do! Take a look at our quickie cheat guide to the more popular …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Northwestern University

This Is the Best of Lifehacker 2014

At the end of every year, we take a look back at our most popular posts to reminisce (and to help you catch any stuff you might have missed). Here's …

The 100-Rep Trap Bar Workout

The trap bar deadlift is a perfect hybrid, combining all the benefits of the squat with all the benefits of the deadlift, only with none of the …

The Best Longreads Of 2014 On World Affairs

The year 2014 was a tumultuous one, with more than its fair share of world-changing events. The media has covered the chaos using all the methods at its disposal: Live blogs, images and rapid on-the-ground reporting have allowed journalists to disseminate the news in real time, giving a visceral …

5 Ways Skinny Bastards Can Add Muscle

Here's what you need to know...<p>Most naturally skinny dudes need to train more frequently using proven bang-for-your buck exercises.<br>• The key to …

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Travel-Friendly Wireless Charger, Free Amazon Credit, and More Deals

If your phone has wireless charging, this Qi pad has a clever spool design, and built-in USB cable. [ RAVPower Qi Wireless Charging Pad, $20]<p>It's not …

No charges in Utah police shooting of sword-wielding man

A prosecutor cleared two Utah police officers of criminal charges in the killing of a young black man wielding a samurai sword, saying Monday the shooting was justified because the man had swung the sword at the officers.<p>Two Saratoga Springs police officers fired a total of seven shots, Utah County …

9 Ways To Fold A Pocket Square

Ahhh - pocket squares. One of my favorite accessories, they have come back into fashion after decades of being "gone."<p>Which if you know me ... is a bit of a joke as in my opinion, pocket squares are timeless. They never go out of style, and are the perfect way to top off a well fitted suit or sport …

Beginner's Guide to Wireless Routers - Consumer Reports News

Faster routers may not mean faster Wi-Fi<p>In any network, the slowest device determines how fast your data can move. If you have fast wireless links in …

A Simple Men's Dress Shoes Guide & Inspiration

What you wear on your feet can make or break your look, blah blah blah. You’ve heard it all before and you probably don’t want to hear it again, so …

General Douglas MacArthur's Prayer for His Son | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: While General Douglas MacArthur was stationed in Australia and acting as Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in the Southwest Pacific</i> …

Renters Solutions: How To Make a Loft Bed Work for You

(Image credit: Decor8)<p>Think about it — the single most floor-hogging piece of furniture in a small apartment is the bed. The good news is that you …