Kenneth Kean

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How to Cook the Perfect Oven-Baked Chicken Breast

A baked chicken breast is the unsung hero of weeknight dinners. It's far simpler than cooking chicken breast on the stove—and it's guaranteed to …

Cooking

The best method for cooking asparagus is 2,000 years old

I used to think I didn’t like asparagus, but it turned out to be—as these aversions often are—a textural problem. Their stalks would remain fibrous …

Asparagus

5 great reasons to visit Slovenia

By Matt Holmes on Apr 23, 2018 in Eastern Europe, Europe, Regions, Slovenia<p>Slovenia is one of those countries that many people have heard of, but few …

European Travel

How To Retire On A Luxury Cruise Ship

Ever heard of Mama Lee?<p>No?<p>Well, she’s a household name on Crystal Cruises. Mama Lee Wachstetter, who turns 90 years old this coming May, has retired aboard the Crystal Serenity, and has been living on the luxury cruise ship continuously for the past nine years. Who wouldn’t love that?<p>She’s even …

Luxury Lifestyle

Gmail spam mystery: Before you change your password, read this

Some Gmail users have been reporting spam in their sent folders. But before you change your password, do this first.<p>There's something weird afoot in the world of Gmail. As widely reported earlier -- first by Mashable, then by our sister sites ZDNet and TechRepublic -- some people have noticed spam …

Information Systems

Review: RadCity is a great value eBike for commuters w/ 20+ mph speeds & 45+ mile range

eBikes seem to be taking the world by storm lately. We just recently reviewed a budget-focused eBike, and now it’s time to take a look at one that’s a little higher up on the price and feature scale. We covered the launch of Rad Power Bikes’ 2018 lineup, and have since had a chance to go hands-on …

Electric Vehicles

The 10 Best Places to Retire Abroad

Looking to take a permanent vacation? Here's where to start.<p>Given all the possibilities, one of the biggest challenges in pursuing a life abroad is …

Retirement

9 of the Best Bars in Prague

Quench your thirst in one of Europe's top cities for beer.<p>If you ask around in Prague, you’ll often hear the claim that the city has the highest concentration of bars per square mile in the world. Whether or not that’s been mathematically proven, it’s definitely hard to walk more than a few yards …

European Travel

Here's why you should always check your hotel room for bedbugs, and how to do it

• <b>When you're traveling, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told INSIDER you should check for bedbugs everywhere you stay.</b>• <b><br>That's because</b> …

Bedbugs

Graphene 'a game-changer' in making building with concrete greener

Form of carbon incorporated into concrete created stronger, more water-resistant composite material that could reduce emissions<p>The novel “supermaterial” graphene could hold the key to making one of the oldest building materials greener, new scientific research suggests.<p>Graphene has been …

Engineering

Cells Talk and Help One Another via Tiny Tube Networks

Long-overlooked “tunneling nanotubes” and other bridges between cells act as conduits for sharing RNA, proteins or even whole organelles.<p>When the …

Biology

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat until shimmering. Meanwhile, pat the chicken dry with paper towels and season generously with …

Cooking

Home Security Maximized with These Apps

Home security tools such as cameras and alarm systems are generally regarded as expensive methods to ensure the protection of the home. However, the …

Apps

5 Delicious and Intriguing Canned Foods!

Canned foods are popular, being handy for those who live alone and they also make a good snack to accompany drinks. A wide variety of canned foods …

Food

Russia, China to obstruct U.S. attempt to sabotage Iran nuclear deal: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday he had agreed with his Chinese counterpart that Moscow and Beijing would try to block any U.S. attempt to sabotage the Iran nuclear deal, Russian state news agency TASS reported.<p>"We are against revising these agreements, we …

Russia

11 Must-pack Items, According to Full-time Travel Writers

Courtesy of Nordstrom<p>Naot ‘Bounty’ Sandal<p>Last August, I set out on a yearlong trip around the world via Remote Year. Knowing I would only have one …

Shopping

Scientists use graphene to squeeze light to just one atom thick paving the way for tiny switches and sensors

Breakthrough in light compression heralds dawn of a new age of technological possibilities<p>Graphene is regarded as one of the ultimate materials we …

Nanotech

6 Savory Scone Recipes That Show Up Classic Scones in Every Way

Many of us have experienced an afternoon tea, proudly plowing through a plate of sweet scones — but have you tried savory scones? From the delicious additions of bacon, blue cheese, and black pepper to the omelet-scone hybrid, these bakes certainly know how to wear the term savory — and you need to …

Breakfast

Our Three Brains - The Emotional Brain

In 1952, Paul MacLean introduced the term 'limbic system', which refers to the interconnected brain structures responsible for much of our emotional …

Interaction Design

Cancer, mutations and the facts of life

If you live long enough, you get cancer. But without our mutating, blundering cells, we’d never have made it out of the primordial soup…<p>Bob Weinberg of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been one of the world’s foremost experts on cancer for nearly five decades. Back when I was a wee …

Cancer

Hiya Caller ID and Blocker keeps robocallers at bay [50 Essential iOS Apps #3]

Knowing when to answer a call from an unknown number is a game of chance. It might be a family emergency, or it might be a scammer trying to rip you off. Hiya Caller ID and Block is a simple iOS app that attempts to determine whether incoming phone calls are telemarketers, spam, or something worth …

Apps

Here's How We Know the Big Bang Happened

At 13.8 billion years ago, our entire observable universe was the size of a peach and had a temperature of over a trillion degrees.<p>That's a pretty …

Universe

Cyberbullying makes young people twice as likely to self harm or attempt suicide

Cyberbullying makes young people more than twice as likely to self harm or attempt suicide, a major new study has shown.<p>The growth of social media has left many youngsters vulnerable to online bullying, which can include sending threatening, humiliating of intimidating messages or posting hurtful …

Cyberbullying

The first "cell-free" CRISPR tech is here to personalize cancer treatment

A single technology can help kill superbugs, slow cancer’s growth, and potentially help us end world hunger. No, it’s not magic. It’s science — …

Genetics

New Jersey Is Dealing With A Tick Species That Is New To America

Looks like a bunch of New Jersey residents survived the Winter. But that is not really good news.<p>On Friday, the New Jersey Department of Agriculture announced the latest follow-up to what was described in a February 2018 publication in the <i>Journal of Medical Entomology</i>. The publication detailed an …

Disease

10 Foods Scientifically Proven to Boost Testosterone Levels

Concerned about your testosterone levels dropping as you age? These 13 foods are scientifically proven to aid in testosterone production and …

Nutrition

Exploring Hidden China From Hong Kong

Five Hidden Destinations From Hong Kong<p>Once you’re in Hong Kong, it’s hard to resist the urge to stick your nose over the border and say you’ve seen …

Hong Kong

3 things you need to know about Windows 10's new privacy settings

Spring Creators Update introduces a welcome trio of ways to protect your data and account.<p>With the Windows 10 ($92.99 at Amazon.com) Spring Creators Update, Microsoft gives you greater control of your data and account. After getting to know the new features such as Timeline and nearby sharing and …

Apps

Extra Moist Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting Recipe - Jamie's Feast

This extra moist chocolate cake with chocolate frosting is so rich, creamy, and so delicious! If you are a chocolate lover, then this is one of your …

Dessert

The Secret Reason No Nation Wants to Fight America's Tanks in a War

The Secret Reason No Nation Wants to Fight America's Tanks in a War

United States