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Why have big cats evolved but not big dogs?

Sure, Great Danes are big, but they’re no Siberian tiger.<p>Big cats mostly hunt alone and rely on a short burst of speed to catch their prey, and …

Pets

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

Cooking

Cauliflower Cheese Scones

Preheat the oven to 425 F/ 220 C/ gas mark 7. You will need a large baking tray - if it's not non-stick line it with baking paper. Sprinkle a bit of …

Breakfast

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Country Lifestyle

You Need These 7 Easy Sheet Pan Chicken Dinners in Your Life

A trusty sheet pan is one of the best easy weeknight dinner solutions. Pile the whole meal onto it, toss it in the oven, and in next to no time you …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

The Most Showstopping Way to Eat Tomatoes This Summer

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Heat the oil in an ovenproof 9- or 10-inch skillet, preferably cast iron, over medium heat …

New potato and chorizo hash with asparagus, poached egg recipe

Make use of the season's asparagus with this delicious hash recipe - it's just right for a long, lazy brunch<p><b>SERVES</b><p>2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>600g new potatoes, scrubbed & halved or quartered if large<br>• 2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 red onion, chopped<br>• 2 cooking chorizo sausages (200-250g), skin removed & meat crumbled<br>• 2 tbsp …

Breakfast

Goats Cheese Tart Recipe With Fig & Olive - Great British Chefs

Geoffrey Smeddle's tart recipe carries lots of flavour, with the dream combination of goat's cheese, olives, capers and figs really packing a punch. …

Filth - Official Trailer - On DVD and Blu-ray Now!

Darth Jar Jar - Star Wars Theory

30 Things You Need To Cook In September

Buh-bye, bathing suits!

Grilling

This May Look Like Cake, But It's Really Dinner

(Image credit: Darius Williams via Facebook)<p>A few days ago, Miss C brought you a treat that looked like a KFC dinner but was actually all cake. Now …

mashed potatoes

Spicy Chicken Thighs with Rhubarb-Cucumber Salsa

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Score the chicken thighs to deliver more spice and flavor to the meat and encourage quicker cooking.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 habanero, Scotch bonnet, or Thai chile, with seeds, stemmed<p>2 garlic cloves<p>2 scallions, thinly sliced, white and green parts …

Soysauce

The BEEcosystem Lets You Keep Bees as Indoor Pets

Growing bees indoors has never really been an option before, but an American startup called Living Interiors is changing that with their …

9 Of Your Questions About Cats, Answered With Science

Why do cats love boxes and walking around in little circles before sitting down? And do they really love their owners, or do they just want food?

Pets

Heavier cutlery makes food taste better

Eating with heavier cutlery makes food taste better, with researchers for the first time finding a direct link between the weight of eating utensils …

Black Bean Sweet Potato Chili - What's Gaby Cooking

This smoky Black Bean Sweet Potato Chili is going to rock your world! Honestly – best vegetarian chili to ever grace my kitchen ever. It’s a game …

Cooking

Touring English Working Men's Clubs Before They're Lost to the Past

They need to break out of the booze 'n' bingo mold if they want to survive this generation of drinkers.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Like most major British cities, my hometown of Sheffield is no stranger to gentrification.<p>A major, Jarvis Cocker-backed campaign is currently underway …

This Guy Captures Delightfully Weird Photos Of Squirrels Weightlifting

Max Ellis poses the squirrels right in his London backyard.<p>H/T Mashable

Cute Animals

I'm addicted to the gruesome and beautiful photographs on Figure 1, an Instagram for doctors

Nick DeVito is a third-year resident at Tufts Medical Center working toward a career in hematology and oncology. During rotations, if he’s feeling bored, he likes to whip out his smartphone and browse through Figure 1, a mobile app he compares to Instagram for doctors. He will offer suggestions on …

Weird

Baddies in books: DS Bruce Robertson in Irvine Welsh’s Filth

Forget James McAvoy and those redemptive to-camera monologues. The literary version of Irvine Welsh’s DS Bruce Robertson is so slimy and poisonous even Attenborough (David, not Richard) wouldn’t handle him. A middle-aged caveman sustained by Kit-Kats and prejudice, with galloping eczema around his …

Books

Veggie Side Acts That Just Might Steal Your Dinner Show

<b>11 of the best veggie recipes that even non-vegetarians will love.</b><p><b>Asparagus Flatbread</b><p>As soon as this flatbread comes out of the oven, it's guaranteed to disappear. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Whole Roasted Carrots</b><p>Cumin and mint give it a Moroccan flair, and the roasted onions add sweetness. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Crispy</b> …

Thrilling Sci-Fi Action Short - POLIS

Top 10 craft beer pubs in Liverpool

Grove Beer Tap & Grill<p>Grove’s sleek, minimalist darkwood interior, broken up by some eye-catching digital-print art and a bed of plants growing above the bar, may feel Scandinavian, but its emphasis is firmly on US craft beers. Up to 13 keg lines showcase many beers rarely seen on draught in the …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

‘Serie Freestyle’, An Imaginative Photo Series of Dogs Caught in Midair During a Jump

“Serie Freestyle” by German photographer Julia Christe is an imaginative series that catches various dogs in midair as they jump for an object …

Size Comparisons for Landing on a Comet

Today, the European Space Agency successfully landed a probe on a comet moving at 80,000 miles per hour. That’s an extraordinary achievement. What …

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …

Cooking

Fascinating Maps: <br>Origins of Important Historical Figures in Europe

Fascinating Maps:<br>Origins of Important Historical Figures in Europe<p>"QUANTUM SHOT" #881 <br>Link - article by Avi Abrams<p><b>Europe Seen Through a Temporal</b> …