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Memo: Make Jamie Oliver’s Crazy, Genius One-Pot Chicken ASAP

Jamie Oliver has been known to do otherworldly things with chicken, given a few strident ingredients and enough time in a single pot. But this time, somehow, you have to do even less to get there.<p>This summery chicken-tomato-mélange's miraculous qualities have all the hallmarks of a braise—the …

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The Refried Beans Recipe That Deserves to Be Passed Down for Generations

Here's the history behind senior food editor Rick Martinez's dad's famous refried pinto beans.<p>A few months ago, I was prepping for a breakfast taco video shoot. Chorizo, eggs, salsa, the usual. But what I really wanted were beans. To be clear, my dad's very porky, refried pinto beans.<p>When I was …

8 Reasons Why Arizona Is a Geologist's Dream

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>Though in many parts of the country summer vacation is just about over, for some, there is still over a month to go. So if …

Some people get 'skin orgasms' from listening to music — here's why

The experience is called frisson (pronounced <i>free-sawn</i>), a French term meaning "aesthetic chills," and it feels like waves of pleasure running all over your skin. Some researchers have even dubbed it a "skin orgasm."<p>Listening to emotionally moving music is the most common trigger of frisson, but …

Flute

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

The biggest question everyone had about R2-D2 in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has finally been answered

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" brought original characters from the "Star Wars" franchise back to the screen, but when R2-D2 finally popped up, the beloved droid was in "low-power mode."<p>The old droid had apparently been in that state since Luke Skywalker disappeared following Kylo Ren's transition …

The Company That's a Bigger Threat to Wall Street Than Occupy

The people having the most success destroying the Wall Street elite these days are not bomb-throwing anarchists. They are buttoned-up investment …

Investing

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Books

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

10 fantasy book series that aren't 'A Song of Ice and Fire'

You love <i>Game of Thrones</i>, but there's only so many times you can read the five available entries in the best-selling series before you go insane — and …

Game of Thrones

Here Are The Best Startup Pitches We've Ever Seen

TED Talks

Want To Be A Millionaire In Retirement? Start Saving 10% Of Your Salary In Your 20s.

You don’t need to be rich or luck into an inheritance to become a millionaire in your retirement years. The only things you need are a miniscule portion of your paycheck, a level head and patience.<p>The most important thing you can do for your future is invest as early as possible. Getting started …

The Monocle Guide to Good Business

Starting a business isn't as simple as having a great idea — you need to know how to follow through — taking a great idea through the steps to …

This chili sauce tastes great even on chocolate ice cream

Not as hot as it looks. Good on anything. Cures all that ails you. A recipe by <b>Matt Maranian</b>.<p>I’m always looking for a single, simple ingredient that …

10 Eye-Opening 'Vice' Documentaries

Watching a <i>Vice</i> documentary is always a crazy experience. Founded in 1994 by Shane Smith, Suroosh Alvia, and Gavin McInnes, <i>Vice</i> has gone from a slick …

The Cinema at the End of the World

The world’s eeriest cinema hall is located in the Sinai Peninsula, in the Egyptian desert. Well, it isn’t exactly a hall. It’s more like an …

Play the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text adventure online

In honour of the 30th anniversary of the brilliant (and incredibly frustrating) Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text adventure game, BBC Radio 4 …

Mastering engineer says the LP is the most accessible high-resolution music format

The timing of my visit was perfect, I strolled into Alex DeTurk's studio at Masterdisk just as he was cutting an LP. DeTurk was moving to the music, totally engaged with the sound as the big record mastering lathe was literally cutting the groove into the disc. After the side was complete he …

Fourteen stocks for 2014

ELM GROVE, Wisc. (MarketWatch) — At the start of 2013, I gave you four stocks to buy. Those picks did well. Wells Fargo has run from $35 to $45; …

Untethered jailbreak for second gen Apple TVs updated, puts XBMC next to HBO Go

The folks at Firecore are working on more than just the latest version of their Infuse media player, and just delivered an updated software package for jailbreaking second generation Apple TVs (the current third gen model has, so far, remained closed). Showing once again that jailbreaks aren't just …

19 Audacious Ways To Make Pigs In A Blanket

...and THIS little piggy wrapped itself in pastry.

Picture of the Day: Workplace Safety, 1926

WORKPLACE SAFETY, 1926<p>Photographer <i>Unknown</i> via Ovadia & Sons on Tumblr<p>Seen here are painters atop the Woolworth Building in New York City in 1926. …

Picture of the Day: An Albino Humpback Whale

AN ALBINO HUMPBACK WHALE<p>Photograph by JENNY DEAN | Prints available<p>In this rare capture by Jenny Dean, we see an albino Humpback whale, strongly …

New California law will let minors digitally erase their online past

Earlier this year Google's Eric Schmidt suggested that the internet should have a "delete" button for individuals that wanted to remove troubling information from the web, and thanks to a new law minors in California will get that chance. The <i>SFGate</i> reports that California governor Jerry Brown …