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The Shakerato: Learn how to make this frothy espresso drink at home

Learn how to make this frothy, iced espresso drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled coffee drink: the Shakerato, our twist on the Italian …

12 Facts You May Not Have Known About Deadpool

Everyone loves comic book trivia, but with 75 years of superhero comics behind us right now, there’s always some new obscure fact to learn. That’s …

Comics

A Short and Sweet Video Tutorial on How to Capture a Night Sky Time-Lapse with Your DSLR

UK-based videographer Cal Thomson recently got into astrophotography and creating time-lapses of the starry night sky. After receiving good responses …

Chris Bosh Stars in Funny or Die’s “Tall Justice 2,” Takes a Shot at Cleveland

<b>Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh</b> has long been known for having one of the NBA's most active funny bones, but with attention taken away from South Beach …

NBA

Gareth Bale Puts Real Madrid Up 2-0 With An Unstoppable Free Kick

It's tough to imagine a more perfect free kick goal than the one Gareth Bale scored today against Espanyol. We've covered numerous amazing set pieces …

Nikon 1200-1700mm Helps French Photogs Capture Hostage Situation from a Safe Distance

On essaye de glaner des images comme on peut #CaCestDuZoom #Dammartin pic.twitter.com/uyAFTwTULT<p>— Maxime Goldbaum (@MaximeGoldbaum) January 9, 2015<p><i>Le</i> …

The 10 Best Background Easter Eggs In 'Teen Titans Go'

10<p>The most obvious thing you'll notice if you're keeping an eye on the backgrounds is that <i>Teen Titans Go</i> is loaded with shots of other DC Universe …

How To Make An Amazing Salty Caramel-Bourbon Sauce

This sauce is so sweet and boozy, you might be tempted to just drink it. Or, you could give it as a holiday gift.<p>Makes 2 cups, enough to fill 2 8-oz jars (pictured here)<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 cup granulated sugar<p>5 tablespoons bourbon, divided<p>½ cup heavy cream, heated<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into …

Ice Cream

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

21 Big-Batch Cocktails To Get Your Family Drunk On Thanksgiving

"Beer and Wine Only" is no way to deal with a room full of hungry relatives.

Cocktails

Stage A Thunderstorm In Your Living Room With This Weird Lamp

Puff piece: The interactive Cloud Lamp, a bolt of genius, will storm the scene at home to thunderous effect. Someone stop me…<p><i>Happy Black Friday! We’re taking the day to republish some of our most popular Wanted posts of the year. For a complete roundup, go here.–Eds.</i><p>People see things in clouds. We …

A Mystery: Why Can't We Walk Straight?

Try this: Put a blindfold on someone, take them to a park or a beach or a meadow and ask them to walk for as long as they can in a straight line. Then watch what happens:<p>Credit: Benjamin Arthur, Robert Krulwich<p>So why, when blindfolded, can't we walk straight? There is still no good answer. Jan …

Alan Moore Clarifies, ‘I’m Not The Northampton Clown, But It Might Be My Fault’

The delightfully crotchety Alan Moore — who wrote comics like <i>The Watchmen</i> and <i>V for Vendetta</i> when he wasn’t busy with his Mall Santa / Rasputin impersonation duties — spoke to the <i>Northampton Herald And Post</i> to clarify something we were all wondering about. Does the creepy guy wandering around Alan …

Brad Guzan Is One of Football's Best Penalty Stoppers

Link to Media<p>Aston Villa earned a vital three points with a 1-0 win over Norwich in the Premier League, but it was Brad Guzan who stole all of the headlines.<p>The Villa keeper performed superbly throughout the entirety of the clash at Carrow Road—commanding his box when under pressure, claiming …

Soccer

More Hidden Street Art on Railings by Zebrating

Mannheim, Germany-based street art duo known as Zebrating have been leaving their mark across the globe, particularly on railings in public spaces. Their elusive graffiti work offers an entertaining surprise for viewers from specific angles. Their art relies heavily on perspective as each piece of …

Streetwear

Single Topic Blog of the Day: 99 Problems

<b>Single Topic Blog of the Day: 99 Problems</b><p>Ever wondered what Jay-Z’s “99 problems” are all about? Artist Ali Graham is doing his best to figure them out in his new Tumblr blog 99 Problems, where he showcases color illustrations of Hova dealing with first world rapper problems (as often referenced in his lyrics), ranging from brushing dirt off his shoulder to figuring out “where Brooklyn at.” So far, more than 40 of the rapper’s problems have been illustrated, with new updates being posted via …

Bourbon-Butterscotch Ice Cream

Make the ice cream: Whisk sugar and yolks in a 4-qt. saucepan until smooth. Add milk and cream and stir until smooth. Place over medium heat and …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Small, light, and quick, the cheetah-cub robot is a robust little experiment in robotics and biomechanics from EPFL, the École Polytechni…

Small, light, and quick, the cheetah-cub robot is a robust little experiment in robotics and biomechanics from EPFL, the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, one of two Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology. From actu.epfl.ch:<p>Even though it doesn’t have a head, you can still tell what kind of animal it is: the robot is definitely modeled upon a cat… The purpose of the platform is to encourage research in biomechanics; its particularity is the design of its legs, which make it very fast …

Everything Starts Small by Scott Benson

It turns out that a long chain of metal beads behaves in an unexpected way – it seems to levitate and loop up – as it starts to fall out …

It turns out that a long chain of metal beads behaves in an unexpected way – it seems to levitate and loop up – as it starts to fall out of the cup that it starts in. It’s a phenomenon called Newton’s Beads, and the BBC's Steve Mould demonstrates it here with a string of 8,000 beads and some slow motion provided by the team at Earth Unplugged.<p>Beyond being both fascinating to watch and an easy DIY experiment, it’s also possible to figure out what’s happening by analyzing the video using physics. …

21 Incredibly Simple Photoshop Hacks Everyone Should Know

These tips and tricks should be easy enough for anyone with a rudimentary knowledge of Photoshop.

Tutorials

Infographic of the Day: Four Basic Aspects of Being a Bro

Do you know your bros? NPR has gone above and beyond in their attempt to deconstruct what constitutes this broad epithet, creating a helpful Venn diagram charting the four main types of bro: jocks, stoners, dudes and preppies. According to the “Bro-Map,” eleven-time Olympic medalist swimmer Ryan Lochte is the ultimate bro in the entire world with the most versatile range of bro-traits.

15 GIFs Of Cats In Boxes (PHOTOS)

From the endless amount of cat videos on the Internet, it is apparent that kitties love getting into boxes. Naturally, the undisputed king of the cat-box genre is the beloved Maru. So in honor of this noble tradition, here are 15 GIFs of cats in boxes – including several of the aforementioned …

Animation Director Andy Martin has been creating an alien a day at his Tumblr, Illustrated Aliens, and then uses those illustrations to h…

Animation Director Andy Martin has been creating an alien a day at his Tumblr, Illustrated Aliens, and then uses those illustrations to help compose a monthly animated short about what their planet is like. Above, his January 2013 planet, Planet One, where the musical inhabitants get together and get a bit more than they bargained for.<p>You can find them all here on Vimeo or at AndyMartin.info.<p>There are a few more creatures in the archives. <b>Or</b> you can make up your own… what happens on <i>your</i> planets …

8 Foods We Eat In The U.S. That Are Banned In Other Countries

This brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "food poisoning." Original list found in Dr. Jayson Calton and certified nutritionist Mira Calton's new book, Rich Food, Poor Food.<p><i>CORRECTION: Some studies linked in the original version of this article were concerning unrelated issues. They have been</i> …

Nutrition

How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: With these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …

Baking