Angela Norombaba

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Coffee vs. beer: which drink makes you more creative?

I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, normally I grab a coffee to help get the ideas flowing, but for the last few …

Espresso 101: The Methods and Machines Behind the Perfect Shot

Espresso is a mysterious drink. Not many people really know what it really is, how it’s made, or even what it should taste like. We've all been lured …

Coffee History: Luigi Bezzera, Inventor of the Espresso Machine

Coffee may not have literal roots in Italy (the plants don't actually grow there), but we have our friends on the Mediterranean boot to thank for one of the world's most potent punches of caffeine: <b>espresso.</b><p>During the late 19th and early 20th century, Italy's Industrial Revolution was in full force, …

Celebrity Coffee Commercials

Recently, I was feeling a little nostalgic and trying to remember the jingle from the Chock full o’ Nuts coffee commercial from the 1970’s. My mom …

Associated Press News

Russia offers to send replacements for Austrian troops on Israel-Syria border

Russia has stunned the international community by offering to replace Austrian troops withdrawn from the peacekeeping forces on the Israeli-Syrian …

Shhh! World's Powerful People Are Meeting In Secret Again

There's "no detailed agenda, no resolutions are proposed, no votes are taken, and no policy statements are issued."<p>And as The Associated Press says, "what happens at Bilderberg, stays at Bilderberg."<p>But each year "The Bilderberg" brings together nearly 150 of the world's most powerful people (Henry …

Every Assistant Principal In Philadelphia Is Getting Laid Off Today

ABC 6 News in Philadelphia is reporting that all 160 assistant principals in the city's school district will lose their jobs as part of thousands of layoffs that will go into effect at the end of the month.<p>The Philadelphia School District is trying to close a $304 million budget gap. Art, music, …

Education

Brain brew: can coffee stave off maladies of the mind?

Sure, a cup of coffee in the morning can add a little pep to your step. But it might very well do much more than that, according to a growing body of research into the potential health benefits of moderate java consumption. Most intriguing? The prospect that coffee could help stave off …

Simply Sensational Cookies

The bar for home cooking and baking has been raised in the past several of years, with more and more people starting to bake and cook actively as a …

Coffee Swirl Quick Bread

Coffee cake doesn’t usually have coffee in it – but this easy to make Coffee Swirl Quick Bread could easily be termed a coffee cake because it makes …

White Chocolate Espresso Cake

Dessert

Classic Snacks Made from Scratch

When you walk down the snack aisle in the grocery store, you’ll see all kinds of snacks and treats that bring back memories of weekend cartoons and …

Cherry and Peach Cobbler

The next time you set out to make a fruit cobbler, don’t limit yourself to one type of fruit. Mixing and matching fruits can make for a cobbler that …

The Girl Who Turned to Bone

Unexpected discoveries in the quest to cure an extraordinary skeletal condition show how medically relevant rare diseases can be.<p>When Jeannie Peeper was born in 1958, there was only one thing amiss: her big toes were short and crooked. Doctors fitted her with toe braces and sent her home. Two …

Flipboard for Travelers and Adventure Seekers (Even Just Armchair Ones)

Inside Flipboard / May 20, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

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'Hobbitses' and Frankenstein: how pop culture's words become official

Water cooler conversation at a dictionary company tends towards the odd. A while ago I was chatting with one of my colleagues about our respective …

Associated Press News

Everest: tourism and climate change provide new challenges

Unusually for someone who likes to chat, Kenton Cool can barely speak. Exerting himself at high altitude has left his voice a throaty growl. "I …

Welcome to the Real Space Age

At dawn one morning last November�just as the edge of Earth comprising Florida spun into the field of light bursting from roughly 93 million miles …

Free information, as great as it sounds, will enslave us all

Imagine our world later in this century, when machines have gotten better. Cars and trucks drive themselves, and there’s hardly ever an accident. Robots root through the earth for raw materials, and miners are never trapped. Robotic surgeons rarely make errors. Clothes are always brand new designs …

Computer Science

Fly me to the mooon…. with espresso!

How to make the perfect espresso at home

Caleb Podhaczky makes about 20 or 30 espresso coffees a day in his role as a roaster (and taster) for Five Senses, a coffee importer and wholesaler …