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The 200 Best Albums of the 1980s

Sometimes it feels like the neon thumbprint of the 1980s never went away. It’s arguably the defining throwback aesthetic of American culture today, from the TV series we reboot to the prints we wear. And when it comes to its music, well, that’s even more ubiquitous: The decade was one of great …

Synthpop

How to scrape data from a website using Python

Learn how to scrape data from a website using Python

Python Programming

Neural Style Transfer with OpenCV

By onAugust 27, 2018 in Deep Learning, Tutorials<p>Click here to download the source code to this post.<p>In this tutorial, you will learn how to apply …

Deep Learning

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

Netflix hidden categories are the secret to better binging, friends.<p>The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a …

Documentaries

Travel for Two: The Caribbean for Couples

When contemplating the perfect romantic Caribbean island getaway, you’ll have to first figure out what you’re looking for in a romantic vacation. Do …

26 Vegetarian Dinners to Make in Your Cast Iron Skillet — Recipes from The Kitchn

The beauty of a cast iron pan is its universality — which means if your kitchen is a hub for delicious vegetarian dishes, then this most-beloved pan …

Cooking

15 ways to keep your food fresher

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …

AERO 76" LP Media Console

Our handcrafted AERO cabinet program makes it easy for you to configure a custom cabinet that satisfies your specific storage and component …

Best Canon lenses 2018: 10 high-end optics for full-frame Canon DSLRs

The sheer resolving power of full-frame Canon EOS bodies like the EOS 5DS and 5DS R, with their 50.6MP image sensors, demand the utmost sharpness …

Tamron

25 Dinner Ideas For People Who Are Trying To Eat Less Meat

Put these in your dinner rotation.

Review: These Unique Noise Canceling Headphones Also Record 3D Audio

Real twists on earbud technologies are few and far between. Wireless was a predictable step; noise-canceling is becoming <i>de rigeur</i>. But Sennheiser has …

NIPS 2017 — Day 3 Highlights – Insight Data

<b>Deep Learning for Robotics</b><p><b>Pieter Abbeel</b><p>Pieter started his invited talk by summarizing some of the key differences between supervised learning and …

Machine Learning

10 of the best restaurants and food stalls in Paris's covered markets

Paris has not had a single central food market since Les Halles was demolished in the 1970s. But there are still flourishing historic covered markets serving neighbourhoods all over city. Apart from selling tempting cheeses, charcuterie and wines to take home, these bustling, friendly <i>marchés</i> also …

West Africa

Ramen noodles with fresh greens and chilli miso

Few dishes can provide all five flavours in a simple bowlful. Which is why this recipe is so seductive. Deep umami flavour is cut through with zingy freshness and satisfying warmth<p>There are few foods that lure me in more than a bowl of ramen. I like to hedge my bets when I’m making my dinner …

Chilli

Boing Boing Gift Guide 2017

Here's this year's complete Boing Boing Gift Guide: dozens of great ideas for stocking stuffers, brain-hammers, mind-expanders, terrible toys, badass …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s lentil recipes

Need help to get through the run-up to Christmas? You could do a lot worse than turn to lentils, a safe haven from everything the season can throw at you<p>A day after Black Friday and with just a month to go until Christmas, now is a time I turn to lentils. Lentils are, for me, the culinary …

Cheese

A Look At Bob Weir Band's 1978 Acoustic Show Featuring Most Of The Grateful Dead

Thanksgiving is filled with a number of music-related traditions for many people as annual screenings of the <i>The Last Waltz</i>, Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice …

Music

Cauliflower en Croute

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°F. Trim base of cauliflower so it stands flat on a foil-lined baking sheet. Mix oil, Dijon, garlic, salt, and …

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Seasonal vegetables like squash, beets and mushrooms are key to making vegan-friendly dishes that are still festive enough for Thanksgiving. Add …

10 Vegetarian Soup Recipes So Good Even Staunch Carnivores Will Want Seconds

We've already professed our love of soup on multiple occasions this season (see decadent cauliflower soup recipes and low-carb soup recipes for …

Los Angeles

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

The alternative top 50 records of the 1960s

<i>A few months ago, we asked writer and music historian Chris May to collaborate with the VF editorial team to explore what we called the “most</i> …

chainlink

Homemade vegetarian chili with both tempeh and beans means this chili recipe packs a powerful protein boost and has a satisfying texture. Since the …

Gluten-Free

11 Websites That Let You Book Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

These sites let you book five-star hotel rooms for an affordable price.<p>These days, it’s easier than ever to travel for less. With a click or tap of a …

Vegan Taco Recipe That Tastes Like the Real Thing

Vegan Tacos That Taste Like the Real Thing<p>Because Taco Tuesday isn't just for carnivores.<p>July 31, 2017<p>Going vegan without giving up your favorite …

Google’s Algorithmic Photographers Are Almost as Good as the Real Deal

Professional photographers had a hard time telling the machine generated photos apart from professional landscape photography.<p>For the most part, the first tasks to be outsourced to machines are the most routine, since these jobs are relatively easy to reduce to quantifiable parameters that can be …

Era of ‘Biological Annihilation’ Is Underway, Scientists Warn

From the common barn swallow to the exotic giraffe, thousands of animal species are in precipitous decline, a sign that an irreversible era of mass extinction is underway, new research finds.<p>The study, published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, calls the current …

Researchers make a surprisingly smooth artificial video of Obama

Their program grafts audio-synced mouths onto existing videos.<p>Translating audio into realistic looking video of a person speaking is quite a challenge. Often, the resulting video just looks off -- a problem called the uncanny valley, which states that human replicas appearing almost but not quite …

Bobby Flay's Fish Tacos Recipe

This is Bobby Flay's take on the classic fish tacos. On Fish Fridays, this is a go-to dish for my family. In this recipe, you can use a white, flaky …