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Marc Benioff And Gates Foundation's Desmond-Hellmann Agree: Digital Health So Far Is Pitiful

For an onstage conversation at Techonomy Bio 2015 about how science is advancing human progress around the world and where the greatest challenges still remain, Susan Desmond-Hellmann and Marc Benioff might seem an unlikely pair. She’s an oncologist accomplished in biotech, academia, and, now, the …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Key to Weight-Loss Success That Has Absolutely Nothing to Do with Diet or Exercise

When you pick up your very first diet book or go to your first support meeting, the focus of your life immediately changes. Rather than focusing on that cute guy at work or your desire to improve your photography skills, you spend your time and energy counting calories, measuring food, and …

Deceptively Easy Valentine's Day Recipes

First things first: don't eat out on Valentine's Day. Going to a restaurant on Valentine's Day is a little like dining out on New Year's Eve. You're surrendering to meaningless hype. You're needlessly subjecting yourself to overpriced prix-fixe menus. You're voluntarily submerging yourself in …

Social Enterprise vs. Non-Profits: Is There Really A Difference?

The social sector has seen significant changes in the last two decades; non-profits are not as sexy as their new counterparts, social enterprises. However, Atul Tandon, disagrees. He’s cracked the secret on how to artfully raise funds for a cause. For him, labels of non-profit and for-profit are …

Nonprofits

Meet The Woman Who Is Building Digital Schools And Wants To Put Herself Out Of Business

“Katrin Macmillan is digitally democratizing education, she recently spoke about it at SXSW and she’s one of the most aspiring female social entrepreneurs I have ever met.” That’s how I was introduced to Katrin. I thought, “Sounds exciting, but what does digitally democratizing education really …

When Freezers Attack: How to Wrap, Store, Organize, and Thaw Your Frozen Goods

An efficient kitchen is about more than the oven and countertops—are you making any of these common freezer maintenance mistakes?<p>Most of us organize our freezers with the best of intentions: "<i>This time</i>," we think, "<i>I'm going to keep it clean, well-maintained, labeled, and up-to-date</i>."<p>Then life …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

For Thanksgiving Dessert, Make an Apple Galette

You don’t need a pumpkin pie on the table. What you do need is an apple galette<p>You don’t need a pumpkin pie on the table. What you do need is plenty of other (more decadent, more delicious) desserts. Like this galette, for instance. Here's how to make it:<p><b>Cut apples off the core</b> into three lobes. …

Baking

How to to Get the Best Out of Your Knives at Home

Here's how to select and care for your kitchen knives at home—according to two expert knifemakers.<p><i>Welcome to Out of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of America’s coolest food artisans. Over the next few months, we’re apprenticing with the best knife forgers, cider brewers, and spice blenders,</i> …

Knives

Albóndigas in Red Chile Sauce

8 Servings<p>In case you were wondering, albóndigas is the Spanish word for meatball. These prove that the Italians aren’t the only players in the game.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Albóndigas<p>1 poblano chile<p>1 small white onion, coarsely chopped<p>2 cloves garlic cloves<p>½ cup (packed) arugula leaves<p>½ cup …

Extreme Sports

10 best apps to train your brain

Whether it's to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But maintaining psychological well-being is equally as important.<p>"Stress and anxiety are among the most pressing and far-reaching public health problems we face," says …

Crème Fraîche Cheesecake with Brown Butter Streusel

8 Servings<p>Textures matter: Baking the cheesecake in a water bath insulates it, so it stays creamy and moist; the crunchy streusel topping adds contrast.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>cheesecake<p>Nonstick cooking oil spray<p>8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ cup crème fraîche<p>½ vanilla bean, …

Dessert

Boozy Coconut Hot Fudge Milkshakes.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 17, 2014 54<p>Um. I made you a boozy shake!<p>This past winter I teamed up with West Elm to bring you four summer fun boozy milkshakes …

Stuff It: Quick, No-Mess Summer Meals and Snacks

Halved beefsteak tomatoes filled with greens, corn, torn bread, and mozzarella make a hearty vegetarian main. For a starter-sized option, stuff cherry tomatoes with goat cheese and fresh herbs.

Food

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …

Cooking

How to Brew Coffee: 8 Step-by-Step Videos from Stumptown Coffee & Bon Appétit

We got a major lesson on how to brew coffee—eight different ways—with these videos from java experts Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>Coffee. Any way you look at it, it's become way easier to get a decent cup in the past decade or so. The rise of good coffee (and the attendant coffee nerdery) has made us …

Coffee

A Single Thread Wrapped Around Thousands of Nails

Kumi Yamashita, whose mind-blowing shadow artworks have been featured before, uses a single, unbroken thread wrapped around thousands of nails to …

Caramelized Peach Pancakes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Have some sunny, peachy pancakes for breakfast this morning.</i><p>Are you a recipe procrastinator? I am. I …

Breakfast

Ginger Peach Margaritas

Reviews (0)<p>4.0 by 3 people<p>Rate This!<p>Makes: 5 servings<br>• Serving Size: 3/4 cup<br>• Makes: 4 1/2 cups<br>• Start to Finish: 15 mins<p>Ginger Peach Margaritas<p>Ginger Syrup<p>…

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 8, 2014 50<p>1. I ate caprese salad for breakfast. With toast, so kind of like breakfast? I think this takes my obsession to a whole …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

It’s Cold!

I know nothing about blizzards. I know very little about multiple feet of snow. Cold wind? I can’t even. Freezing rain!? Are you for serious?<p>I have …

Grapefruit Ginger Refresher - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

Bet you guys have never been to a virtual baby shower! Well, you’re at one today! I am so excited to join with some of my online pals, The Creative …

DIY Champagne Cocktail Kit with Makr - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

My labeling dreams have come true.<p>For this project, I am beyond thrilled to be partnering with Makr to make this DIY Champagne Cocktail Kit! I fell …

Make Your Nonprofit Website an Email Capturing Machine

<i>Guest blogger Yesenia Sotelo founded Smart Cause Digital where she builds and grows smart websites.</i><p><b>“Email is dead. No one reads their email …

Speedy Human Tricks: The Magical Things We Can Do Without Machines

Machines have more than proven their self-worth among manufacturers of the modern age. While I may not be old enough to remember a time where …

These Songs Could Have Changed Your Life: The Best Rejected Songs of the Millennium

In which 20 Grantland writers wipe their eyes, put on their headphones, take a walk, and attempt to process the most egregious omissions from the …

An Emotional Survival Guide to Burning Man

I remember my first Burn 14 years ago. Having been told mental preparation for Burning Man required physical preparation, I created checklists to monitor my checklists. Arriving on the Playa, I expected an elated nirvana, but found an emotional hell instead. While "welcome home" was the mantra of …

Burning Man

11 Iconic Summer Desserts

When it's fall, winter, or spring, we long for summer. We dream of those warm nights where it stays light outside until 10pm. We yearn for the crunch of our first sweet ear of fresh corn. We want to feel the kiss of sunlight on our skin at all hours. And we crave the bubbling, fruity, crispy …

Dessert