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Roasted Eggplant With Tahini, Pine Nuts, and Lentils Recipe

This dish of eggplant roasted until caramelized and tender, served over stewed lentils with an extraordinarily light and creamy tahini sauce and crunchy pine nuts, was dinner and lunch for more meals than I care to count a couple of weeks back. Not that I'm complaining: It's extremely good.<p>It's …

Eggplant

Turmeric Chicken with Sumac and Lime

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 teaspoon ground turmeric<br>• Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper<br>• 4 bone-in chicken thighs<br>• 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil<br>• 3/4 cup water<br>• 4 cloves …

Cooking

49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Also known as the long lost Spice Girl.<p>Like ginger, turmeric, the unassuming root with color so vibrant you suddenly have an urge to hand-dye fabric, is said to be one of the world's healthiest foods—the bright orange-yellow equivalent of putting your insides through a car wash. An essential, …

This Parasitic Mussel Pretends to Be a Fish

When you think about shellfish, “devious” is probably not the first word that comes to mind. That is, unless you’ve met the parasitic mussel …

Nature

Do you see the dots? This optical illusion is bending our minds

Forget about the panda hiding among the snowmen, there’s a new optical illusion in town.<p>Keep your eyes focused on the flashing green dot in the video …

Big Think

About Big Think<p>We love big ideas. We think they belong to everyone. So we share the world’s biggest ideas from the world's greatest thinkers. If it's …

Astrophysics

The 12 cognitive biases that prevent you from being rational

The Coddling of the American Mind

In the name of emotional well-being, college students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education—and mental health.<p><b>S</b>omething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and …

New Jersey

Do You Have A Mellow Music Brain Or An Intense One?

Cognitive style linked to preference in pop music<p>You truly believe that Kanye is the best musician on the planet. Is it simply a matter of taste, or is something else going on?<p>Although there’s no doubt that music preferences change over time and are shaped by social factors like what our friends …

Psychology

50 Wonderful Pallet Furniture Ideas and Tutorials

Repurposing or recycling wooden pallets into indoors or outdoors furniture has become very popular with people across the globe. It’s not just …

Shelter: A marriage of the Orient and Scandinavia in a third-floor Westmount apartment

Peter Loorits, a 50-something, multilingual entrepreneur, loves all things Chinese — from food to furniture. Dragonbridge, his company, does business …