Jon Reid

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Nasa releases new photographs from Pluto fly-by – in pictures

Nasa’s New Horizons team on Friday revealed new images and discussed the latest results from the spacecraft’s historic flight through the Pluto system. Earlier in the day they released a new image of the dwarf planet in full ‘false’ color

Dwarf Planet

Everything You Can Do With Harissa

According to Google Trends, we get newly fascinated with harissa every January, like clockwork. Search interest in lots of ingredients spikes in the new year, when people resolve to cook more, but why harissa? Consider all the things it goes well with: chickpeas, cauliflower, yogurt, tomatoes, …

Use Your Sous Vide Cooker for the Juiciest, Most Flavorful Chicken Salads

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Mayonnaise can disguise a wide variety of sins, but dry chicken is not one of them. You know what I'm talking about. Those deli or potluck chicken salads made with stringy leftover chicken meat and enough gloppy store-bought …

The Serious Eats Mushroom Shopping Guide

From the poisonous and obscure to the delectable and familiar, there are enough mushroom varieties out there to fill many a book. Of course, most of us can recognize at least a few varieties—your common button mushroom or the meaty, umbrella-like portobello, for instance. And if you know your way …

Recipe: Spicy Rojak Salad

Pan-fried Honey Hoisin Noodles

A while ago, we posted a traditional yet versatile Cantonese Soy Sauce Pan Fried Noodle recipe, and we’ve since seen how people have made that recipe …

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herbed summer squash and potato torte

This poor things isn’t going to be winning any beauty pageants, and especially not in the rushed, omg-it’s-10p.m., why-aren’t-you-ready-yet way I …

What's for Dinner: A Salad by Any Other Name

<i>Not feeling inspired by your usual dishes? Here's what's for dinner.</i><p>Pasta salad is a brilliant creation, allowing us to pretend pasta is actually a …

Whip it Real Good: How to Make Whipped Cream at Home

Making homemade whipped cream is easy—just don't make these common mistakes!<p>We love whipped cream. Is there any dessert that a dollop of this creamy, dreamy stuff can't improve? But here's what we love even more than whipped cream: <i>Homemade</i> whipped cream. Sure, the aerosol can stuff is good for …

Crunchy Cabbage Salad with Miso

• 1 teaspoon finely grated fresh ginger<br>• 1 small garlic clove, grated<br>• 2 tablespoons miso paste<br>• 2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar<br>• 1 tablespoon soy sauce<br>• 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil<br>• 2 tablespoons water<br>• 3 cups finely shredded cabbage (about ¾ pound cabbage)<br>• 1 large carrot, peeled and cut into very thin …

8 Delicious Anti-Inflammatory Diet Dishes

There are so many illnesses that involve inflammation. After all, it is part of the body's normal and natural response to injury. Whether you're simply laid up with a sprained ankle or nursing chronic arthritis, this type of diet is important to learn about in order to take every measure towards …

Antiinflammatory

4th of July Recipes: Mains and Sides

Get cooking on Fourth of July with our best-loved recipes. Also check out our ultimate "crowd-feeder" recipes and summer potluck favorites for more inspiration.<p>First, check out our latest, greatest burger recipe. The patties are made with equal amounts of ground chuck and sirloin for one juicy, …

5 No-Brainer Ways to Use That Last Inch of Stock Hanging in Your Fridge

How to use up that last inch or so of veggie or chicken stock you have hanging around in your fridge.<p>Why is it that, no matter what we cook, we always have an inch or so of stock left over? Whether you buy the boxed variety or make your own, there's always just a little more than you need. It's …

Recipes

'This Is Really Extreme Science': Adrift in the Arctic Ice With a Shipload of Norwegians

A Norwegian research vessel has locked itself in the shrinking ice cap to gather data needed to predict the cap's future—and that of the planet.<p>R.V. <i>LANCE</i>, 82.6 Degrees North—Curious polar bears, venturing too close to working scientists, have had to be scared off with flares shot from a gun. …

Vitamin B.S.

How people came to believe the myth that nutritional supplements could make them into better, healthier versions of themselves<p>In 1941, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt summoned hundreds of scientists, doctors, and food manufacturers to Washington, D.C. to discuss a weapon that would help the …

Vitamins

Exploring The Solar System Through The Eyes Of Robotic Voyagers

The Voyager spacecraft have revolutionized our understanding of our solar system since their launch in 1977. After decades of sending back data on our planetary neighbors, Voyager 1 and 2 are entering new territory: interstellar space.<p>In a new book, <i>The Interstellar Age: Inside The Forty-Year</i> …

6 Apps That Will Help You Get Your Sh*t Together

From time management to saving money.<p>It's time to get your sh*t together. Fortunately for you, no matter what your resolution, there's an app that can help. Here are a few to get you started.<p><b>My Diet Coach</b>That photo of Adriana Lima posted on your refrigerator can only help you when you're in the …

5 Cookies That Are Actually Pretty Good For You

Brace yourself because we’re about to tell you something that’s going to change your life: Cookies can be healthy. Here, six recipes for good-for-you …

Your Ordinary DSLR Can Be Used to Detect Planets Orbiting Other Stars

Did you know that your ordinary DSLR camera has the power to detect planets orbiting other stars? You don’t need a high-powered telescope to look …

How to Make Homemade Oreos

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Pour yourself a tall glass of milk and prepare to dunk, because Lillie Auld of Butter Me Up Brooklyn is showing you how to make chocolate</i> …

Police arrest dozens to end Ferguson protests in downtown L.A.

Los Angeles police arrested 183 protesters overnight during a second round of demonstrations against a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the shooting death of a black teenager.<p>A large demonstration ended early Wednesday morning in downtown Los Angeles when …

Your Secret Weapon This Holiday Is…A Crockpot

From making stock to keeping the mashed potatoes warm, your secret weapon this Thanksgiving is a crockpot.<p>Ah, the holiday season. There's nothing better than the intoxicating scents of pumpkin pie cooling on the counter, a roast in the oven, mashed potatoes on the stovetop, and gravy in a…crockpot? …

8 Chef Upgrades for Roasted Potatoes

Roasted potatoes are a simple, satisfying side dish for any meal. Here are eight chef’s takes on this crowd-pleasing dish.<p>Roasted potatoes are a …

Give Love a Try: Pear Edition

Pears are delicious. And make a killer addition to every, single stage of dinner -- appetizers, soup, salad, entrée, side dishes and dessert. Or forget dinner altogether and just go crazy with the wine and cheese. With pears in hand, anything goes.<p>Simply put, if you're not already in love with …

Andrew Feinberg's Slow-Baked Broccoli Frittata

Treat your frittatas better, just like you do all your other eggs. They will serve happy holiday crowds (or make nice lunches for you) in return.<p>Fried eggs are the source of fierce debates over texture and tone; scrambled are valued by how unresisting and cream-like they are; omelettes give us a …

6 Make-Ahead Staples for Weekday Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Prep some basics on Sunday to make packing lunch a breeze for the whole week.</i><p>Though we …

Healthy Eating

This Is What People REALLY Think About You, Based On Your Wine Order

The thing about wine is, it's a world of judgments. People judge you if you order wine when everyone else is drinking beer. They judge you if you know what you're doing when you look at a wine list, or if you ask a lot of questions of the sommelier. They judge you if you automatically go for the …

How to Cook Flat Bacon

<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: A trick for making pretty, flat bacon -- no big wrinkles of fat in sight -- from our test kitchen manager Derek Laughren.</i><p>You can't cook bad bacon. Well, …