Jessie Zhang

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20 books to read this summer that will make you smarter about business

'Elon Musk' by Ashlee Vance<p>Musk is the billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla. He says his mission in life is to prevent the human race from destroying …

6 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Not Blog

Practically every entrepreneur has heard someone say, “You should start a blog!” Ever since blogging became a highly successful marketing tool, some businesses have begun to act like it’s the only form of online marketing that matters. There’s an unspoken expectation that if you’re an entrepreneur, …

Entrepreneurship

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions<p>In her new book <i>No One Understands You and What To Do About It</i>, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was …

Prime Rib

Liberally season the prime rib with the salt and some pepper and refrigerate overnight.<p>An hour before cooking, remove the roast from the refrigerator …

Food

Does The Mobile Hit Game Clash Of Clans Solve A Human Need In China?

Did you happen to see Liam Neeson’s Super Bowl commercial for <i>Clash of Clans</i>? The numbers say you probably did.<p>The one-minute spot featured the gravel-voiced Irish thespian self-parodying his popular character from the <i>Taken</i> franchise, swearing vengeance upon “BigBuffetBoy85” after watching his …

Mobile Gaming

How to Make Fresh Spring Rolls at Home

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: DIY takeout has never been easier -- it’s time to spring (roll) into action.</i><p>It’s easy to buy pre-made fresh spring rolls from your favorite takeout …

Kitchens

Forget Warm Spinach and Bacon: Warm Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Salad is the Way to Go

A couple weeks back, Adri and I had a wonderful meal at Dirty Habit, my old chef Dave Bazirgan's restaurant in San Francisco. As my first real chef, I credit him with a lot of things. Teaching me how to judge my own work (and start over if it's not good enough). Instructing me on the <i>right</i> way to …

Fruit Smoothies | Smoothie Recipes

• <b>For the green smoothie</b><br>1. Peel the banana and cut into nice big slices on a chopping board – ideally you want to use frozen bananas, so try to …

Roasted Chickpea and Broccoli Burritos to Swear By

<i>Ever heard of</i> <i>Thug Kitchen</i><i>? It's a super-popular vegan cooking blog that uses dirty words to promote clean eating. The following recipe is from the site's authors' debut book,</i> <i>Thug Kitchen: The Official Cookbook</i><i>, and is a delicious vegan take on burritos. However, proceed with caution--it contains an</i> …

Miso-Maple Roasted Roots + Miso-Creamed Kale

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: Feeling blasé about vegetables? Miso paste can help with that.</i><p>Are you already feeling blasé in regards to root vegetables, kale, and …

Food

17 Recipes for the Ultimate Paleo Thanksgiving Meal (You’re Welcome)

We could comb the Internet for billions of paleo Thanksgiving recipes to keep you and yours on the clean-eating wagon during this notoriously un-paleo holiday. However, we wanted to make it easier than that, so instead we put together a meal plan that we think everybody’s going to love. From hearty …

Stewed Cranberry Beans with Kale Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Sautéing aromatics before adding your soaked beans makes for a pot of beans that's deep with flavor; cooking them low and slow ensures a creamy, stewed result. I like to use cranberry beans, but any other creamy bean will do. Soak them overnight in plenty of salted water, then drain …

Spices

What to Do with an Overload of Sweet Potatoes

<i>Winter has arrived in full force, but that doens't mean your meals have to be one-dimensional. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Cooks shows us how to use the contents of our CSA to make comforting meals that still excite on the table.</i><p><i>Today: A cure for sweet potato ennui in the form of an elegant</i> …

Sweet Potatoes

A Simple Homey, Coconut-y Red Lentil Dal

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you</i> <i>Nicholas Day -- o</i><i>n cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: Nicholas resolves to feed his children too much dal.</i><p>Last year I resolved to feed my children too many eggs.<p>Dear Reader: I did not fail. And not …

Slow Cookers

24 Almost-No-Cook Meals to Beat the Heat

Gallery24 Almost-No-Cook Meals to Beat the Heat<p>While we all welcome the hot summer sun and the cold beers it promises, the soaring temperatures do come with one tiny problem: Who the heck wants to go anywhere near the stove when the house already feels like a furnace? Don't worry, we've got you …

Rapini with Vin Cotto

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A dish to tune out the din inside your soul.</i><p>I am not a giant fan of DC restaurants, which tend to be overpriced and lacking in deliciousness. One place my family and I …

Side Dishes

Recipe for a Crowd: Honey & Chili Chicken Thighs with Creamy Cilantro Sauce

Preheat the oven to 450°F.<p>Whisk together the honey, chili powder, beer, cider vinegar, and olive oil in a large mixing bowl. Add the chicken thighs …

Chili

MoMA Inspires Chef's Works of Art

<i>By David Latt</i><p>Looking ahead to hot days when meals must be light and flavorful, home cooks and restaurant chefs alike want light and flavorful dishes to put on the table. One dish perfect for the summer is tuna tartare, delicately seasoned and plated to satisfy any gourmand's need for luxurious …

Seafood