Marco Marquez

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Oaxaca Burger with Manchego, Avocado and Pickled Habanero Onions

Central Mexico's Oaxaca is home to a refined cuisine of earthy, spicy flavors and its crowning glory is mole. Gathering the ingredients needed to …

Recipes

Public Land For Sale! Here Are Some of the 3.3 Million Acres Being Eyed for “Disposal”

Back in 1997, then Secretary of Interior Bruce Babbitt was required by Congress to "examine their holdings" — basically to rank public lands that the …

Potato and Parmesan Soup, A Soup-er Star

Look to this creamy, comforting dish to get you through the winter.<p><i>Courtesy Gavin Schmidt, The Morris, San Francisco</i><p>One of San Francisco’s hottest …

Bread Baking 101 for Beginners | The Art of Manliness

My bread-baking hobby all started with a Netflix documentary. <i>Cooked</i>, based on Michael Pollan’s book of the same name, explores the origins of food in …

5 Condiments You Should Be Making Yourself

If you're looking to make a healthy change in your life, you know that processed condiments can be a big roadblock to your goals with added sugars …

Condiments

Proofing Tips for Print Design Perfection

Many of the articles on this site are aimed at the digital space, such as design for the web, mobile and apps. And let’s face it, most design in …

Web Design

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Game. Changer.<p>Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by …

Cream Cheese

You May Be Able To Train Your Brain To Be Fearless

A developing treatment called neurofeedback may help people suffering from anxiety and PTSD.<p>All your fears, stresses and anxieties have one thing in common. They are sensed by a pair of pea-sized patches of neurons, called the amygdala, sitting deep inside your brain. So what if you could control …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

Illustrative Animals

I’ve always been impressed about the level of details when a designer/artist work on symmetrical art and especially with animal faces. It’s not a new …

Science Finally Proves Meridians Exist

For centuries the ancient wisdom keepers and healers in several traditions had a keen understanding of the energetic body. The healing traditions …

Sorry Google And Tesla, FiveAI Will Have The Best Driverless Car

A new UK startup has secured $2.7 million in equity funding to help develop an artificial intelligence (AI) system capable of driving a car.<p>The team behind the startup – FiveAI – have successfully exited on a number of other tech startup projects. Now Amadeus Capital, the venture capital company …

Autonomous Cars

How to make ice cream without an ice cream maker

Should your once-in-a-lifetime dream cruise aboard the Good Ship Lollipop come to a crashing halt on the rock candy cliffs of some lonely dessert island, wouldn't it be great to whip up a little stash of ice cream? Fear not, dauntless traveler, today we make ice cream without a net. And by "net," …

Refreshing Doesn't Even Begin to Describe This Watermelon-Spiked Margarita

Summertime is all about incorporating the fresh flavors of the season, but who's to say you can't enjoy those flavors in the middle of Winter, too? For cocktail fans, skip premade cocktail mix and spike your drinks with a healthy dose of real fruit, like watermelon.<p>The hydrating produce features a …

Science reveals 8 plants that will purify your home

In the late 1970s, buildings were designed to reduce energy bills by increasing insulation and reducing airflow. However, these changes came at a much greater cost.<p>These poorly ventilated office spaces were full of chemicals that caused health problems including itchy eyes, headaches, coughing and …

Headaches

Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental U.S.

(credit: Randy Yagi)<p>Most every trail in America has its own unique set of natural beauty and spectacular vistas. But some are much more special than …

Verizon and Samsung built a LTE network extender for your house

Verizon Wireless has partnered with Samsung's Network Division to create a LTE network extender for homes and small businesses. If you've ever had cell signal issues in your home or office you know it can be a pain, and Verizon says this small box which features Samsung's small cell technology …

International Beer Day: the world's best beers to try before you die

Bucket list: 41 places every California kid should visit before growing up

How many of these have you visited?<p>Summer's upon us and we're entering that glorious time of year when families can travel unencumbered by school obligations.<p>To help you plan your family road trips, we've updated and added to one of our favorite galleries featuring places every California kid must …

Tres Leches Cake

4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>8 hours<p>This Tres Leches Cake recipe is simple, easy and …

Evernote can now search and embed your Google Drive files

Evernote is getting a lot more powerful today – if you’re a Google Drive user. Google and Evernote are announcing a partnership to embed Drive files right onto your notes.<p>Previously, if you wanted to supplements your notes with Drive files in Evernote, you could only use plain old links and have to …

How to Bake the Best Bread With and Without a Bread Machine

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Nothing beats the comfort, taste and smell of fresh-baked bread. Unfortunately, making bread can be labor …

Israeli-Style Extra-Smooth Hummus Recipe

I love hummus, especially the Israeli version made with tons of tahini and a touch of cumin, but it's hard to find a perfect batch. Store-bought hummus typically has a great, ultra-smooth and -creamy texture, but it lacks flavor and is not easily customizable to our own personal tastes. Homemade …

Having A Heart Attack? This App Alerts Nearby Strangers Who Could Save Your Life

Volunteer heroes who know CPR sign up, and the app tells them when someone is in trouble.<p>If you dial 112 in Stockholm–the European equivalent of 911–and report a heart attack victim, it won’t take long for an ambulance to show up. But a volunteer might to get there first. A new app uses GPS to ping …

Seven-Spice Roasted Chicken

This spice-crusted chicken dish makes use of clarified butter to prevent burning while roasting at a high temperature. Spatchcocking the chicken …

Beer Geeks Are Freaking Out Over the Return of This Belgian Brew

A rare Belgian beer is making a comeback from a 16-year hiatus, and people in the world of craft brew are abuzz with anticipation. Rodenbach Brewery announced Tuesday it will re-release its Alexander beer this April, introducing the brew for the first time since 2000.<p>"We were inspired to brew …