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19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

Healthy Eating

The 12 Hottest New Restaurants in Vancouver

Today, Eater visits <b>Vancouver, Canada</b>, to check in with 12 newish bars and restaurants that are garnering some serious buzz. We’ve tapped local food writer Nikki Bayley to select her picks for the best Van City openings of the past year.<p>These days, Vancouver diners are flocking to a high-end hotel …

Computer-generated pickup lines are surreal but adorable

"If I had a rose for every time I thought of you, I have a price tighting," and other opening lines from a machine pickup artist.<p><i>I have to give you a book, because you're the only thing in your eyes.</i><p><i>Are you a candle? Because you're so hot of the looks with you.</i><p>A neural network trained in the ways …

Time I

Fast food week: From Pizza Pizza to Little Caesar’s, the best (and worst) personal pies in Canada

Pizza is everywhere and it’s always vying for our attention. While some people argue that a slice is a slice regardless of where it is from, not all …

Tim Hortons

Four reasons to drink beer with your breakfast

Bloody Marys and mimosas may be typical go-to tipples during boozy breakfasts and brunches, but today's endless variety of beer styles and flavors are compelling alternatives for morning imbibing. From beers brewed with breakfast-friendly ingredients (oats, coffee and even scrapple) to European …

The Science Behind Why UPS Trucks Avoid Making Left Turns

The United Parcel Service, UPS, is a massive operation, delivering an average of 18.3 million packages every day. They also have a tremendous amount …

Traffic Safety

32 Mindblowing Documentaries On Netflix To Binge-Watch On Your Day Off

Just in time for the holidays.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Dropbox

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

Pilot Wave Theory Video Will Make You Totally Rethink Quantum Mechanics

Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman has been quoted as saying that it’s safe to say “that nobody understands quantum mechanics.” But even …

Quantum Mechanics

20 Ways to Use Your Cast Iron Skillet on the Grill

No kitchen is complete without a cast iron skillet, and that's especially true if you also own a grill. You can adapt just about any stovetop cast …

A Brief Explanation of Planck's Constant and the Birth of Quantum Physics

Planck's constant put the "quantum" in "quantum mechanics."<p>Planck's constant is a pretty important part of modern physics, but it's also pretty confusing. Maybe you were wondering what it was while reading about the new kilogram definition. Well never fear, because this video from PBS Space Time …

Fast & Furious movies ranked

1 of 9<p><b>8. Fast and Furious (2009)</b><p>On a structural level, this is the single most important film in the franchise. You could call the fourth movie the …

The best thing to eat in 50 countries around the world

Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. We added in some of our own selections.<p>From wiener schnitzel in Austria to feijoada in Brazil to katsudon in Japan, don't miss these 50 …

What Are Carb Blockers and Do They Work?

Carb blockers are a type of diet supplement. However, they work differently than most of the other weight loss pills on the market.<p>They block carbs …

22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.

Jokes

This Cuban-Style Crispy Chicken Is So Easy You Don't Even Need a Recipe

A photo editor shares the super simple dish that quells her Cuban food cravings every time.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>When I moved away …

Cooking

Scientists Think Hops Could Help Fight Cancer

Researchers are synthetically reproducing anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-Cancer compounds found in hops.<p>When early beer makers added hops to …

Someone Forgot to Tell Ian McShane We Weren’t Spoiling Game of Thrones This Year

The actor lets a few more Season 6 details slip.<p>Yesterday was a big day for fans of both fantasy book series and <b>Ian McShane</b>. The veteran actor has been (perfectly) cast to play Mr. Wednesday a.k.a. Odin a.k.a. the guy <b>Anthony Hopkins</b> plays in the <i>Thor</i> movies for the upcoming Starz series based on <b>Neil</b> …

TV Series

How to Use Cast Iron on the Grill

When it comes to cookware for your smoker or grill, cast iron rocks. From its tough black look to its wrist-bending heft. There's its primal connection to past generations of live-fire hearth masters. And last but not least, its versatility. With a well-seasoned piece of cast iron, you can sear, …

Why You Shouldn't Order Sushi Rolls

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>@dannosphere<p><i>Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist</i><p>A master sushi-chef will tell you that the perfect bite of sushi is the one that best fits a customer's taste, and although they mean this with the utmost sincerity, it is not true. The best bite of sushi is not a roll with four kinds of fish, …

Tokyo Noodle Shop Receives the First-Ever Michelin Star for Ramen

It's official. Tokyo has received more Michelin stars than any other city for nine years running.<p>The 2016 Michelin guide for Tokyo, now available, …

Japan

Joey Bautista Merry Flippin Ugly Christmas Sweatshirt - freshbrewedtees

Get your mitts on a holiday classic. Order a Fresh Brewed Tees Ugly Christmas Sweatshirt today!<p>50/50 Cotton/Polyester<p>Imported<p>Our goal is to ship your …

The First Official Look at Game of Thrones Season 6 Is All About Jon Snow

Dead is dead . . . until maybe it’s not.<p>If you believe the word of <i>Game of Thrones</i>’s creators, Jon Snow is as dead as it gets. But that doesn’t mean they can resist featuring him prominently in the first marketing materials for their new season.<p>Is Jon Snow dead? We have our own theories, and clearly</i> …

TV Series

How To Hack A Box Of Mac And Cheese Into 7 Gourmet Meals

These are game changing.<p>There are some days when the chore of cooking a meal feels too great to tackle. Those days are when we need boxed mac and cheese. But just because we're eating something from a box doesn't mean it can't be a complete, satisfying, sometimes even gourmet meal.<p>That's right …

Cooking

Schrödinger's microbe: physicists plan to put living organism in two places at once

A radical demonstration of quantum theory could see a bacterium suspended in an uncertain state similar to that famously endured by Schrödinger’s cat<p>Physicists have drawn up plans to put a living organism in two places at once in a radical demonstration of quantum theory.<p>The scientists aim to …

Quantum Physics

Feminists 'are more likely to watch porn'

In perhaps surprising news, people who watched pornography were found by the University of Western Ontario to be more likely to have feminist views<p>Porn watchers are more likely to be feminist, a study from the University of Western Ontario has found.<p>The article "Is pornography really about making …

Feminism

Americans are eating sushi all wrong according to this Tokyo chef

By Annemarie Dooling, Yahoo! Travel<p>For more than 200 years, this rice and fish meal has been a staple of Japanese cuisine, and no matter where you …

The 10 Most Underrated Burgers in America

<i>By: Kevin Alexander and Andy Kryza</i><p><i>Credit: Sara Norris/Thrillist</i><p>We spend a lot of our time preaching about the glory of the best burgers all over the country and purchasing pants with larger elastics in the waist. But this time around, we are celebrating burgers that don't get thrown a lot of …

Our 11 Favorite Recipes for Cooking Chicken Thighs

There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who like dark meat, and those who look great in bikinis. For the 95% of us, this list is for you.

Recipes

Alex Gibney explains why his Steve Jobs documentary may cause you to put down your iPhone for good

"The motivation to make the film was why so many people who didn't know Steve Jobs were weeping when he left," Gibney told an audience last week who had recently seen his film "Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine."<p>Gibney opens the film with footage of people all over the world crying at makeshift …