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I Just Made Copycat Trader Joe’s Tottins (Tater Tot Muffins), and They’re the Best Thing Ever

When Trader Joe’s posted a recipe for tottins, I knew I had to make my own version. The result is an entirely new way to enjoy potatoes and eggs, …

Breakfast

Ocean Refuge the Size of Great Britain Announced

The new conservation measure will protect Seychelles from illegal fishing for generations to come.<p>The Nature Conservancy announced the establishment of two new marine protected areas in Seychelles, a remote archipelago in the Indian Ocean, on Wednesday. The sanctioned areas will cover more than …

Conservation

Turn your iPhone/Android into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

Identity Theft

How to Use Raw Sugar: Jaggery, Gula Melaka, Panela, and More

Some people buy fridge magnets. Others get floppy hats. When I was a kid, we collected snow globes. But these days, I take my travel souvenirs like I take my psychological coping mechanisms: edible. And my go-to edible souvenir is sugar.<p>I don’t mean plain, newfangled refined white sugar, though. …

Dessert

Inexpensive Skillets That Work as Well as Fancy Ones

After your knife and your cutting board, quality pots and pans are the most important tools in your kitchen, and a good set can run hundreds, even thousands, of dollars.<p>But it doesn't have to. These days, high-quality tri-ply pans can be had for a fraction of the cost of the fancy ones, often with …

Shopping

Video: The Scotch Egg Challenge is back

Gluttons, crack out your diaries, flick to Wednesday February 21 and get scribbling, for the Scotch Egg Challenge returns to London. The remit is …

England

What You Need to Know About the Terra-Cotta Warrior's Stolen Thumb

The theft of an artifact that was part of an ancient royal mausoleum is causing international uproar.<p>On December 21, Delaware resident Michael Rohana donned a green sweater and a Phillies hat to attend a pre-Christmas party at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.<p>Around 9:15 that …

Archaeology

How to cook pork chops

Place all the brine ingredients in a pan and gently heat, stirring to dissolve the sugar and salt. Remove from the heat and allow to cool<p>Place the …

BBQ

5 Ways to Flavor Your Meat While It’s Resting

It’s almost June, everyone, and that means that grill season is upon us! Along with outdoor BBQs and drinking cold beer in the sun, grilling also …

BBQ

Gerber's Hatchet-Style FlatIron Knife Is A Rugged Steel Slasher Built For EDC

Both for its inherent strength and unique appearance, we love cleaver-style knife blades. But we see so few of them in everyday carry applications, …

Camping

Air Opus Pop-Up Camper

Pop-up campers are great for saving space, but not so great for easy setup. The Air Opus Pop-Up Camper alleviates this by replacing traditional poles …

Off-roading

What Is Coconut Sugar and Why Is Everyone Using It?

In addition to the abundance of coconut oil and shredded coconut, coconut sugar is growing in popularity. According to an article entitled “Coconut Sugar: A Healthier Alternative to Artificial Sweetener,” it’s made from the sap of the coconut tree, and because of its origins, it’s also called …

Nutrition

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

Dessert

How to Make Spaghetti Puttanesca: The World's Most Pungently Delicious Pasta

If it seems like I've been posting a lot of pasta videos recently, well, it's because I have. Something about late-summer weather really makes me want to cook dishes requiring minimal time, effort, and cleanup, whether that's <i>cacio e pepe</i> or pasta with cherry tomato sauce. Let's add spaghetti …

Make This Spinach Pasta Now, Enjoy It All Week

Have you ever wanted to make homemade pasta? Do you long for the romance of a tagliatelle cut by hand or an afternoon spent kneading, prodding, shaping floury forms? Well, then you’re in luck. Because I’m here to give you a fabulous recipe video of how to make your own spinach pasta.<p>It’s rather …

Spinach

Trump focus on mental health after school shooting denounced

Frustration is mounting in the medical community as the Trump administration again points to mental illness in response to yet another mass shooting.<p>"The concept that mental illness is a precursor to violent behavior is nonsense," said Dr. Louis Kraus, forensic psychiatry chief at Chicago's Rush …

Guns

This Simple Task Has Given My Pup a Whole New Life

It's hard to imagine a feeling worse than watching someone you love suffer and not be able to help. When our cuddle-pup Truffle, a then-12-year-old …

Pets

5 Mistakes to Avoid with Your Dutch Oven

Dutch ovens are tools that can last a lifetime — good thing, too, because some of them can get pretty pricey. The only caveat? You have to care for …

Trump tweet angers survivors of Parkland shooting

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Students who survived the Parkland, Florida, shooting laid into President Donald Trump after he linked the FBI's failure to follow up on a report about the school shooter and the resources expended on the Russia investigation.<p>On Saturday, Trump tweeted, "Very sad that the FBI …

Donald Trump

John Oliver Praises Parkland Shooting Survivors for Taking on the Gun Lobby

“This time felt slightly different because when the ‘now’s not the time’ argument came out, the kids from that school said, ‘You know what? Yes it …

Guns

N-Tech projector is smart, 4K-capable, and even does 3D!

Looking for the best projector money can buy? We have a good list of our favorite options, which will definitely feature the N-Tech in the future. This projector comes with plenty of high-end features, a modular design, and a price point that is hard to beat.<p><b>Other featured crowdfunding …

Gear & Gadgets

12 Asian Slow-Cooker Meals to Come Home to Dinner Served

Cooking

Parkland Students Are Saying What Adult Politicians Won't

<i>In this op-ed,</i> Teen Vogue <i>weekend editor De Elizabeth explains why the Parkland shooting survivors will be the ones to affect change: they’re saying what politicians won’t.</i><p>It's been less than a week since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that took place in Parkland, Florida, but …

Guns

BEEF CASSEROLE with DUMPLINGS How to Make recipe

Casa do Lago

Comprised of 1,000 square feet of pure living space, Casa do Lago is the ultimate lakeside hangout spot. The cabin has no bedrooms. Other than a …

Architecture

NSF's New Initiative To Bring The Cloud Era To Academic Big Data Research

Earlier this month, the US National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a new collaboration with three major cloud vendors to provide computing credits for academic research. Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure each committed up to $3 million over three years …

Google Cloud Platform

The Art of Tarte Flambée: Alsatian Pizza With Fromage Blanc, Bacon, and Onions

The headline above is bound to tick some purists off. <i>But it's not a pizza!</i> they cry. That's true: Just because this glorious Alsatian flatbread is topped with a layer of cheese (in this case, <i>fromage blanc</i>), onions, and bacon, and baked in a hot oven does not make it a pizza any more than having …

Recipes

Why Life Seems to Speed Up over Time, and How to Slow It Down Again

Researchers figure out why we feel like time is speeding up as we grow older.<br>Read More

American Philosophy

The (Rotisserie!) Chicken Taco Recipe I Make When I Need Meat NOW

When my vegetarian partner is away for the afternoon, I make these chipotle chicken tacos on the sly.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the chicken taco recipe that associate audience development director Erika</i> …

Cooking