Matt Sellers

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I Did the World's First Ice Cream Cleanse: Yes, Really

Back during the no-carb diet craze of the early 2000s, I joked that I wanted to try a diet consisting of nothing but carbs and lipids. I would call …

2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 First Drive

Putting the G in Unglaublich: Ridiculous toys don't get more fun than this<p>The most flabbergasting aspect of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 isn’t that it exists, but that it’s a production vehicle. As in, you can buy one. AMG has already built nearly 60 units so far this year. I just spent a …

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Radiation Physicist Beautifully Colorizes X-Ray Images of Nature

<b>Hanging Begonia, Chameleon</b><p>In late October, at the TEDx event in Groningen, Netherlands, one man stood on the stage and gave a fascinating talk about how his life's work had taken him on a journey to becoming an artist. Arie van't Riet studied radiation physics at Delft University of Technology and …

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Tasting Notes: 5 Great Small Batch Bourbons

Exclusivity and its delicious results<p>Asking us to choose between whiskey (we’re talking bourbon here, made primarily with corn and aged in charred …

11 Super Smart Gifts That Connect Your Home to the Internet of Things

Sure, we've been told that ubiquitous computing is <i>just</i> over the horizon for decades—at least since the days o<i>f The Jetsons</i>. But over the past 12 …

Cobra iRadar

Just because you have a lead foot, doesn't mean you ought to be spending your life savings on speeding tickets (not to mention all the points you've …

The Best Juicy Grilled Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts Recipe

Grilled skinless chicken breasts are all too often more like pieces of cardboard than food you'd actually want to eat. With a little know-how, however, you no longer have to stand for this injustice. The key to juicy grilled chicken breasts is to brine them first, then cook them over a two-zone …

Immortalize your beloved departed by turning them into diamonds -

If picturing the deceased as stars made stargazing a difficult prospect, then this is going to seriously make you question your love for jewels. …

Wall Art

A Machine To Hand-Crank Your Animated GIFs

The animated GIF is the Hallmark card of the internet–distributed on a whim to verbalize some emotion, only to be tossed aside after a brief laugh. It’s the most disposable and reproducible of medias, so making the GIF a fine, handmade piece of art seems borderline impossible.<p>But the Giphoscope …

Six Latke Recipes That Give Hanukkah the Attention It Deserves

Six great latke recipes to get you through Hanukkah.<p>Okay, we get it: Hanukkah and Thanksgiving coincide this year. And while we've seen some really great hybrid holiday ideas and recipes popping up, it's getting to be a <i>little</i> much. So instead of serving your latkes alongside your turkey, pick a day …

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Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

Man alive, what a week for products coming across editors' desks here at CNET. In addition to the Xbox One, we reviewed a pretty sweet BMW (though technically that went to the garage, not a desk); phones from Samsung, Nokia, and HTC; and a very hot smoke detector, the Nest Protect. Speaking of …

A New WiFi Board Appears: Introducing the WildFire

Meet WildFire, an Arduino-compatible board for serious network and Internet-connected applications by our friends at Wicked Device, now available in the Maker Shed. Typically, connecting your Arduino to the internet requires at least one shield. Once assembled, the base network software often …

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Black Edition

Get a little more mileage out of your regularly-scheduled trips to the dentist with the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Black Edition ($190). More …

Playing with PCL

One of the coolest materials for making is a moldable plastic called Polycaprolactone, or PCL. You may have seen it marketed as Shapelock, PolyMorph, InstaMorph, ThermoMorph, or other brand names.<p>PCL is typically sold in small round pellets. The pearly white material melts at about 140 degrees …

2015 Harley-Davidson Street 500/750: Futureproof Hogs?

Harley-Davidson has a tempestuous relationship with youth. Sure, they own nearly half of the heavy motorcyle market for those under 35 and are the best selling brand in America for 18 to 34 year-olds*. But when it comes to lighter bikes for younger folks, the Motor Company also has miles to go, …

Curing and Smoking Bacon at Home

<i>Every week, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today, Karen Solomon shows us how to cure, smoke, and fry our way to perfect bacon at home. Karen is the author of Jam It, Pickle It, Cure It and Can It, Bottle It, Smoke It.</i> …

How-To: Rock Candy Geode

For the intrepid kitchen explorers amongst us in search of the most dazzling of candy geodes, check out this impressive and challenging-looking Rock Candy Geode tutorial from Ann Reardon of How To Cook That.<p>[via Foodbeast]

The Big Book Of Hacks

It’s never been a better time to be a geek, we live in a world of tech-savvy innovators, so don´t despair, you still have time! The Big Book of Hacks …

Mouthwatering? How About Rotisserie Fried Turkey For The Holidays?

Some enjoy the nip in the air, others enjoy visiting with friends, the parties, the gifts.... I'll be honest. What I enjoy most about the holidays is …

Cooking

Neville - Ape to Gentleman

Recently arrived at Ape to Gentleman HQ is new brand; Neville. The 12 product lineup has been created with natural ingredients at the forefront of …

Skin Care

Safari Tent | By Barebones

With 120 square feet of floor space, the Safari Tent by Barebones takes your base camp to an all new level. No more awkward squatting through your …

Woodcut

Whether you're an aspiring woodsman, the kind of guy who appreciates the simple beauty of nature in its rawest form, or you're just cultivating a …

Union Wine in a Can

What began as a promotional product for Portland’s Feast 2013 food and wine festival, Union Wine Company's wine in 12oz cans will actually be making its way to shelves. Its initial limited edition release drew rave reviews, for both its pretenseless "pinkies down" philosophy and the quality of the …

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A Dad, a Son and Their Grills

We really enjoyed this recipe. My son was so proud because he cooked the entire meal on his own.<p>Ingredients:<p>8 bone in chicken thighs <br>1/2 cup fresh …

9 Horrifying Foods You Won't Believe People Actually Eat

You've probably heard the term "comfort food" -- warm homestyle meals made of familiar dishes that remind you of home and childhood and immediately …

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Abraham Bowman Gingerbread Beer Finished Bourbon

The fall season is a big one for new bourbon releases, but it's not too often that one of those releases tastes like fall as well. Abraham Bowman …

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

The Food Lab's Definitive Guide to Grilled Steak

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>Summer's here and I've got a brand new backyard to grill in so now seems like as good a time as any to re-examine some of the things we know (or think we know) about grilling beef. Sure, we can all agree …

Honey Pumpkin Biscuits

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: If you're going to stray from a traditional buttermilk biscuit, this is the way to do it.</i><p>I’m a buttermilk …