Christopher Jardin

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Kung Pao Cauliflower Bites [Vegan]

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Recipes

Meet your invisible roommates

<b>(CNN) —</b> Photographer Daniel Kariko uses tweezers to pose his subjects. The creatures he photographs aren't exactly what you might call photogenic.<p>Other possible ways to describe them: scary or fascinating. Also, beautiful.<p>"They kind of look like characters you might meet in the cantina scene in …

Microscopy

Creamy Chicken and Vegetables Over Rice, a Comfort Food Recipe

As a lifelong vegetarian and seeker of flavorful and easy recipes, I know the power of lentils and have embraced the versatility this little bean …

Beef Chorizo Burgers With Feta And Avocado Cream. Need We Say More?

Sure, everyone loves a basic burger, but when you're in the mood for something with a little more spice, there's nothing better than flavorful chorizo to kick things up a notch. Chef Martita Jara of "Home Made Simple" shares her savory beef-and-chorizo burgers, topped with a cool avocado cream and …

Meatless Monday: Indian Spice Meets American Speed in 'Vegan Richa's Indian Kitchen'

"I always wonder why people are not comfortable with Indian food," frets Richa Hingle. "It's so delicious." It's richly spiced, deeply nuanced, and above all, slow. "Indian food is about slow and patient."<p>In America, though, we like things fast -- fast pace, fast cars, fast food. Hingle, born in …

The Get Lean Workout

This is your ticket to a leaner, more shredded body<p>Some things in life are complicated—taxes, rocket science, women—but losing your spare tire doesn’t have to be one of them.<p>This 30-minute fat-loss workout is as simple as it gets. It consists of only 8 exercises—but those movements were …

German Artist Carves Tiny Sculptures Out of Toothpicks

51-year-old German artist Ragna Reusch-Klinkenberg is an expert at carving miniscule figures out of toothpicks and pencil tips that are so tiny you …

Sculpture

Fat-Free Slow Cooker Dal • Holy Cow! Vegan Recipes

Soak the lentils in enough water to cover them by an inch.<p>Put the crockpot on a high setting and once it is quite hot add the onions, garlic and …

Jon Stewart Is Ready for ‘Next Iteration’ of ‘The Daily Show’

Jon Stewart shocked his loyal <i>Daily Show</i> viewers when he announced a little over a week ago that he would be leaving the show with an emotional, …

Comedy

22 Vegetarian Brown-Bag Lunches That Won't Leave You Hangry an Hour Later

Raise your hand if you're sick of packing your lunch only to find yourself raiding your office's chips and candy stash by three in the afternoon. These recipes, ranging from a hearty soba noodle salad to a food-coma-free creamy broccoli soup (the secret: Greek yogurt), will solve your problem, and …

Healthy Eating

The Fanatic Feminist Who Created ‘Monopoly’

The famous boardgame has an equally famous origin myth—poor Depression dad creates game for family—but it turns out the truth is more tortured, and …

These Treehouses Are Even Better in Winter

You might think sleeping in a treehouse is tailor-made for summer (hello cool breezes and rustling of leaves), but if you go in winter you’re in for a treat. A cozy fireplace perched above the forest floor makes the experience of waking up among the branches a surreal experience. And, bonus—winter …

Here’s Everything Awesome to Eat on Super Bowl Sunday

No matter how you feel about deflated footballs, this year’s Super Bowl Sunday will, no doubt, once again prove to be one of the most wonderful …

This GIF Of Magnetic Putty 'Eating' A Piece Of Metal Is Mesmerizing

File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole.<p>We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing games, video, audio & images that make you go 'woah dude!'" Yes, we know they misspelled …

Melted Cheese and Chorizo with Grilled Bread

4 Servings<p>March 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1/2 tablespoons grapeseed oil, or other neutral oil, divided<p>2 cups chopped white onions<p>1 cup (packed) thinly sliced leeks (about 2 small; white and pale green parts only)<p>1/2 cup dry white wine<p>8 ounces smoked Spanish chorizo, cut into 1/16-inch-thick rounds<p>3 …

Recipes

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Crisp, Flaky, Pepperoni Pizza Puff Pastry Waffles (Are Awesome)

There are times when the fates seem to be working their hardest to bring you down, and it's often at these moments that some of the most gloriously delicious inspiration strikes. Last week, things were not going well for Daniel and me at Serious Eats World Headquarters. After a weekend of …

24 Times Homer Simpson Was Right

You might want to rethink that "Homer Is a Dope" shirt.

7 Gorgeous Summer Salads

According to a recent study, people think salads that resemble great art taste better—and are worth paying twice the price. Here, seven …

58 Thoughts You Have While Playing The Simpsons: Tapped Out

Will work for donuts.<p>1. I'd never play Farmville, but I love <i>The Simpsons</i>, so I'll give this a try.<p>2. I can't believe I ever thought I had control over my life.<p>3. My Springfield is so cute.<p>4. Just visited my neighbors' Springfields and now I realize mine is useless and ugly.<p>5. When is the next level …

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10,584 notes<p>Nobody lives here: The nearly 5 million Census Blocks with zero population<p>A <i>Block</i> is the smallest area unit used by the U.S. Census Bureau …

Recipes and Tips for Healthy Travel II

Zucchini Coleslaw

Fight Sound With Sound: Grateful Dead's Arena Combat

The same week that Neil Young introduced his Pono music player designed to spark a huge boost in audio fidelity, I listened for the first time to a recording of a Grateful Dead concert I attended almost 40 years ago. And I realized that passions about good-sounding music go through cycles. Today, …

Video

The best iPad apps for cartoon lovers

Now that summer vacation is here how do you plan on keeping the kids busy? For those heading out on a road trip, a flight, maybe a few days or weeks …

Pomplamoose's Pharrell And Daft Punk Mashup Is Mesmerizing (VIDEO)

Most music videos require thousands of dollars worth of cameras, lighting, actors, material and more. But if you're the creative geniuses from Pomplamoose, all you need is some white foam board, a projector and a unique vision in mind.<p>Pomplamoose, a music duo made up of Jack Conte and Nataly Dawn, …

11 Amazing Instagram Accounts That You Should be Following

Instagram sometimes finds itself the victim of scrutinizing eyes among the realm of professional photographers and I suppose it's not all unjust. …

Before 'Jersey Shore' Owned Sleaze, There Was Bobby Bottleservice

<b>Listen · 6:43</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Mikey tries to fit in on his first day at a new school in this spoof of the Canadian teen TV drama <i>Degrassi</i>.<p><i>Kroll Show</i>, a sketch comedy series from the mind of Nick Kroll, came back this month for a second season on Comedy Central.<p>Kroll is an expert …