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Why the Sunday roast is the most overrated meal in Britain

You know you don't want the roast. Nobody ever really wants the roast.<p>The roast, the legitimate face of carvery. The roast, where slivers of bad meat …

Kenyan Tycoon Naushad Merali Set To Open $30 Million Milk Factory

Sameer Agriculture & Livestock Limited (SALL Kenya), a food processing company owned by Kenyan multimillionaire businessman Naushad Merali, is set to open a $30 million milk factory later this year in Kenya.<p>According to a report by Business Daily, SALL’s new dairy processing plant is currently …

How to Deal With a Manipulative Coworker

At one of my first “real” jobs, I was on a project with a group of workers who were notoriously manipulative. I buddied up with someone who seemed …

The Real Reason Why Walmart Is Giving Managers a Raise

It's not altruism.<p>Entry-level store managers at Walmart got a $3,500 pay bump, Reuters reports, as the retail giant tries to get out in front of …

Hyperloop One and Dubai Future Accelerators will build the first ‘hyperloop for cargo’

Back in August there were clear signs that Hyperloop One (HO) might be building its super fast transportation system at the Jebel Ali port in Dubai. The Royalty-led government of the United Arab Emirates and the CEO of DP World, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, appeared to be entertaining the idea of a …

Wealthy San Francisco tech investors bankroll bid to ban homeless camps

The proposed law would ban tent encampments from San Francisco’s sidewalks – a visceral reminder of the city’s gaping inequality<p>A tent on a sidewalk is the only place thousands of San Franciscans have to call home. But if a few of the city’s tech billionaires and millionaires have their way, even …

Art therapy has helped me defeat the voices that tell me I'm not good enough to be alive

<b>In honor of World Mental Health Day, we’re highlighting stories from voices that deserve to be heard. These voices remind us that we are not alone.</b> …

What I learned about dating with a mental illness

I’m tired of having the conversation. The mental health one. The trauma one. The recovery one. The conversation where I explain to someone that the grey matter in my brain sometimes has its own ideas about how my days should go, that intimacy has to come one step at a time and my emotions may be …

Mental Health

Boeing delays the first crewed flights of its Starliner spacecraft — again

Operational flights won’t occur until December 2018<p>For the second time, Boeing has delayed the first crewed flight of its CST-100 Starliner spacecraft — the vehicle the company is building to transport NASA astronauts to and from the ISS, <i>Aviation Week</i> reports. Originally, the aim was for Starliner …

Researchers discover effect of rare solar wind on Earth's radiation belts

Researchers from the University of New Hampshire have captured unique measurements of the Van Allen radiation belts, which circle the Earth, during …

Why you should throw that to-do list in the bin in the name of mental health

New research has shown that even a brief period of stress can shrink the part of your brain that affects your memory.<p>According to a recent study from …

Is our world a simulation? Why some scientists say it's more likely than not

A swath of technologists and physicists believe that ‘simulation theory’ will be proved, just as it was proved that the Earth was not the center of the universe<p>When Elon Musk isn’t outlining plans to use his massive rocket to leave a decaying Planet Earth and colonize Mars, he sometimes talks about …

Physics

From Basement to Boardroom: Why Gamers Are Poised to Become the Next Generation of Tech Leaders

How video games affect the human brain is always up for debate. Every few years, a study comes around that trumpets the supposed detrimental effect they have -- followed by a separate study that refutes those findings. A 2014 NPR article, "Playing Video Games Can Help or Hurt, Depending On Who You …

Computer Science

The Designer Of ‘Rise Of The Tomb Raider’ Shares A Real-Life Survival Story Straight Out Of A Video Game

<i>Rise of the Tomb Raider</i>, arriving today on PS4, has a lot of thrilling moments, and some of them are <i>much</i> closer to real life than you might expect. Ryan Zingler, the designer of <i>Rise of the Tomb Raider</i>, has been hunting for years, and over the course of our interview, he talked about how his …

Superheroes Who Need Their Own Video Game

Comic books and video games often fail to make a love connection, and while movie and TV show adaptations keep getting better video game adaptations …

What Do Game Developers Actually Get Out of Game Conventions?

We went to EGX in Birmingham to ask a host of video game makers about the stress, strains, and strengths of the modern convention.<p>Conventions can be intense: the press of people, the overwhelming smell of body odor, the overpriced, undercooked food. But they can also be an excellent way to make and …

This Week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 Deals Revealed

This week's Xbox deals have been revealed, and if you're looking for discounts on games or Rocksmith DLC, then you might be interested in the current offers. Most of the sales are only good if you subscribe to Xbox Live Gold, but there are a couple for those who don't hold a subscription.<p>Xbox One …

Xbox 360

PSA: Ubisoft is giving away Beyond Good and Evil for free this week

Available to download on October 12th<p><i>Beyond Good and Evil</i> is a video gaming gem, originally released in 2003 for Xbox, PlayStation, and PC. It's a third-person action-adventure game that manages to blend numerous gameplay styles — everything from puzzles and stealth, to Z<i>elda-</i>like dungeons and</i> …

4 mistakes you're making when feeding your pet

With pet obesity on the rise, it’s more important than ever to zero in on a diet that will keep your fur baby healthy. But the world of animal nutrition can be tricky to navigate. We got the latest scoop on what you should and shouldn’t be feeding your cat or dog.<p><b>You're cutting your overweight</b> …

Three Food Writers Go Head-To-Head-To-Head In ‘The Great BLT Showdown’

A few weeks ago, I got a hankering for a BLT. I don’t crave BLT’s all that often — maybe twice a year — but when I do it comes on strong. I <i>need</i> that sandwich, usually the same night.<p>In this over-excited BLT fervor, I challenged two of our writers, Vince Mancini and Zach Johnston, to a cheffing …

How to Make Creepy Chocolate Chip Cookies for Halloween

Crafter and cake decorator Jennifer Wold of Clever Wren Cakes & Sweets shared her fun tutorial on how to create super creepy chocolate chip cookies …

From Mobb Deep Rapper, A Cookbook For Healthy Eating — In Prison

It's hard enough to eat healthy even when you have access to grocery stores, sharp knives and refrigerators. But for those in prison, it can be almost impossible.<p>Behind bars, it often takes ingenuity, a hodgepodge of commissary items and food shipped from loved ones to even approximate a proper …

21 *Sweet* Beet Recipes That Will Make You Forget Your Pumpkin Obsession

This time of year, when green markets are teeming with root veggies, it’s easy to fall back on your fave standbys (we’re looking at you, pumpkin!). But you’re doing yourself a real disservice if you’re overlooking beets. You might already know that they’re great in spiralized salads and *so* hearty …

A Vegan Mom Was Arrested After Feeding Her 11-Month-Old Child Only Fruit and Nuts

She has been charged with child endangerment.<p>An 11-month-old boy from Uniontown, Pennsylvania recently started suffering from strange symptoms: He had a severe rash all over his body, couldn’t use his hands, and had issues with his motor system. Authorities now blame his mother, who only fed her …

We Tried It and Believe That Magic Cake Is Here to Stay

It’s been a couple weeks since we found out about magic cake , and it’s safe to say that it is still a hot topic of conversation. A cake with a sponge layer, a custard layer and a fudgy layer — yes, please! We had to try it out for ourselves, and B+C readers — we are happy to introduce you to this …

7 No-B.S. Weight Loss Tips That Will Actually Help You Lose Weight

Really!<p><i>This article was written by Thoms Incledon, R.D., C.S.C.S. and provided by our partners at</i> Men's Health<i>.</i><p>If you followed every weight-loss tip by all the experts out there, you’d eat more of everything and less of everything, and you’d eat it earlier, later, and not at all. Fat would save you …

11 Ways to Eat Sausage for Dinner

Work is temporary, quick sausage dinner is forever.<p>Sausage converts even the simplest last-minute meals into masterpieces. <i>It was so easy</i>, you think. <i>Why don't I do this every night?!</i> Keeping a few links in your refrigerator or freezer to reach for can save even the most daunting weeknight dinners. A …

The World's Best Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Restaurants

Book your reservations now.<p>Imagine you're one of the best chefs on the planet. You likely travel all the time, and even if you get out of the kitchen less often than you'd like, when you get to, you do it in world-class fashion. Which begs the question: Where are you eating?<p>Earlier this year at the …

Just One Out of Five Millennials Has Tasted a Big Mac

Fax machines, floppy disks and apparently, the Big Mac.<p>McDonald’s iconic burger is one of those things that have “gotten less relevant” with time, a …

Eat Adorable Japanese-Style Pastries at This Kawaii Pop-Up Bakery

Is it your destiny to someday visit the Hello Kitty Cafe? This might just be the next best thing. On Saturday, Dallas-area pastry outfits Lala’s Cakes and We The Birds Macarons are teaming up with local event planners Three Twelve Co. to bring Dallasites adorable <b>Japanese-themed Kawaii desserts</b>.</i> …