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Taste Beyond The Tongue

This ostrich robot doesn't need to think to run

This tiny ostrich bot, unlike rival robots, doesn't use computers and sensors to balance. It manages to keep running (at up to 10 mph) thanks to dynamic stability inherent in its design. Jerry Pratt, the senior research scientist at IHMC who leads the team developing the Planar Elliptical Runner …

Robotics

Team Behind Lers Ros Thai To Bring 'Esan Classic' To The Tenderloin This Summer

A new Northeastern Thai food joint is headed directly across the street from Lers Ros Thai's original location on Larkin Street this summer.<p>As we …

This Restaurant Chain Wants to Bring Chinese Hotpot to the World

Sichuan HaiDiLao Catering Co., the Chinese spicy soup chain that offers free massages and manicures to awaiting customers, may open 80 outlets this …

Jimmy Fallon Recalls His ‘Saturday Night Live’ Audition Ahead of Hosting the Show

Taking a moment to look back. <b>Jimmy Fallon</b> reflected on his fateful 1998 audition for <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, just hours before he hosted the show on …

Anne Hathaway Talks About That Period When Everyone ‘Hated’ Her: It ‘Has Nothing to Do With Me’

<b>Anne Hathaway</b> is more than aware that she was disliked for no particular reason four years ago. During a recent interview with <i>Jezebel</i> at a press …

Apple and Pear Crisp

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Peel, core, and cut the pears and apples into large chunks. Place the fruit in a large bowl and add the zests, …

Phaedra Parks Is 'Reviewing Her Options' After Judge Throws Out Divorce Order with Apollo Nida

Phaedra Parks told PEOPLE in November that her divorce from jailed husband Apollo Nida was finalized — but it seems she spoke too soon.<p>TMZ reported …

50 Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Your Kids Will Totally Fall For

Because if your kids don't learn pranking at home, they'll learn it on the streets.

Juno’s Monday Jupiter Flyby Promises New Batch of Images & Science

Juno is only part way through its mission to Jupiter, and already we’ve seen some absolutely breathtaking images of the gas giant. On Monday, the …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Chef who fled Syria opens pop-up restaurant in London to raise money for refugees

A Syrian refugee has opened a pop-up restuarant to raise money for refugees.<p>The chef once owned two Damascus restaurants and several juice bars and …

England

Kelly Brook takes a giant bite of cake before sharing a kiss with her model boyfriend

We thought models weren’t allowed to eat cakes, Kelly.<p>While some like to daintily pick the icing off the top of a cupcake, British star Kelly Brook …

Science is Saving Your Food From Getting Contaminated by Poop

This new E. coli test is even cheaper and faster.<p>A few times a year, we hear about new outbreaks of food poisoning. Nearly half of the time, …

E.coli

Mermaid Toast Is The New Most Instagrammable Thing On The Internet

Does this mean we're all going mermaid?<p>First the rainbow food craze owned the Internet, what with its doughnuts and bagels and pizza. Then all those …

Raw Chunky Monkey Banana Cream Pie [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Recipes

Here's Why It Smells So Nice After It Rains

Ah, that fresh smell just after it rains. It brings a sense of calm to the world. But did you know that it could kill you? That’s right, rain …

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This Google Doodle Celebrates 13 Inspirational Women for International Women's Day

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