Jonathan Koenig-Riley

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35 Snacks That Prove Italians Do Appetizers Best

When you think "Italian" you may already envision pasta, but there's so much more to the cuisine than that. If you're dreaming up appetizers to serve at a party, permit these Italian palate pleasers to inspire your spread. While most of them lean more toward the traditional route, a few are …

Dakotaraptor ruled Hell Creek Formation as lethal predator

Dakotaraptor stood 6 feet tall at the hips yet moved like a springy, agile sprinter, reaching 30 to 40 mph and rivaling today's ostrich. But potential prey caught admiring the 17-foot-long creature's grace stood little chance, as the strong-muscled winged Dromaeosaur boasted a vicious 9½-inch-long …

Meet Dakotaraptor: the feathered dinosaur that was 'utterly lethal'

Prehistoric carnivores had 9.5in ‘sickle claw’, and quill knobs on lower arm bones are first documented evidence that a large raptor had feathers<p>A dinosaur discovered in South Dakota had feathers on a raptor’s body, large claws and wings, according to a study published by the University of Kansas …

South Dakota

NASA Makes Major Discovery About Atmosphere On Mars

Solar wind stripped the red planet of its atmosphere, scientists say.<p>An Earth-like atmosphere on Mars was once violently stripped away by solar wind, according to new findings from NASA's ongoing exploration of the red planet.<p>In a press conference on Thursday, the space agency confirmed that solar …

Pop Chart Lab Finally Mapped Whiskey

We can count the list of things we don’t like from Pop Chart Lab with a closed fist. Whether it’s sneakers, cameras, breweries, coffee or beer, the …

Archives

Drink Till It's Argon: Periodic Table Of Alcoholic Drinks

Note: Larger version HERE but you can find a full-res version right -- wait, where'd I put it? Ah, HERE IT IS.<p>This is the Periodic Table of Alcohol …

7 Must-Do Adventures in Yosemite Valley

Photo: Tiffany Nguyen<p>Written by Tiffany Nguyen, an Explorer for The Outbound Collective.<p>When I'm hitting the drawing board and thinking of places to travel to, one of the first places that comes to mind is Yosemite National Park. This place has it all, from the tallest waterfall in North America to …

National Parks

4 Liquid Cures For Everyday Ailments

One shot-glass of awesome, coming right up.<p>Our definition of a cool <i>tumbler</i> feed: these delish, booze-free shots that'll cure whatever ails you.<p><b>1. The Second Wind</b><p><b>Combine:</b> 1 oz each lemon, lime, and grapefruit juices + 1/4 oz each Thai basil tea and kaffir lime tea + honey to taste. Garnish with …

Mark Twain stories, 150 years old, uncovered by Berkeley scholars

Scholars at the University of California, Berkeley have uncovered and authenticated a cache of stories written by Mark Twain when he was a 29-year-old newspaperman in San Francisco. Many of the stories are 150 years old.<p>Twain wrote some of the letters and stories at the San Francisco Chronicle when …

12 Dalai Lama Quotes That Will Change The Way You Think About Happiness

He fled his home during the Chinese occupation of Tibet and soon set up a government in exile in India.<p>The monk has been the spiritual leader of his people and his religion since he was 15 years old. He's also one of the foremost authors and philosophers within Tibetan Buddhism, having authored …

Nobel Prize

Is This the New Viagra?

Check out the treatment that may change the ED game<p>Since becoming available in 1998, Viagra has been a godsend for men with erectile dysfunction (ED). Now, the next great advancement in fighting ED may be imminent: A new treatment of shock-wave therapy may free you from penis problems for up to 2 …

The Pushup That Will Make Your Muscles Burn!

Harness the power of tempo training to skyrocket your muscular endurance<p>Pumping out pushups at warp speed may make you feel invincible, but slowing them down has big benefits. "The tempo pushup—which involves moving slowly up and down without pausing—keeps your muscles under tension longer," says …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

5 Common Mistakes People Make With DIY Infusions

I've been making and writing about DIY cocktail projects for over six years, and I still learn something new every time I try a new DIY project. The fun thing about infusing spirits or concocting a liqueur is that there aren't a lot of rules and complicated techniques. Most of the time it really <i>is</i> …

Cocktail Science: All About Foams

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>The head on a pour of Guinness, the crema of a perfectly pulled espresso shot, the froth from a malted milkshake. Creamy, bubbly, and aromatic, each of these naturally-occurring foams adds an extra dimension of texture to …

11 Ginger Drinks to Make at Home

If a drink has ginger in it, chances are we're probably fans. Rich bourbon and ginger? Oh yeah. Spicy ginger and rum? Delicious. Tart citrus and warming ginger? Always love that combination. We like drinks with fresh ginger, with ginger syrup, and spiked with ginger liqueur. Today, we're sharing a …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Entertainment<p>He’s one of <i>SNL</i>’s youngest cast members ever—and his DGAF comedy has turned him into a star we can’t look away from.<p>By Allie Jones2 days …

Lifestyle

We Taste 4 Mezcals from Oaxaca

Mezcal—that fiery, smoky spirit which I like to think of as tequila's loud, brash cousin (in the same way rye is bourbon's upstart kid brother)—is definitely on the rise. But while mezcal's outsider status is attractive to those who seek out and consume hard-to-find booze, limited distribution and …