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How teaching kids to cook builds confidence and community

Historically, the kitchen has been a grown-up domain, a place for adults to play with knives and flames. When it’s time to get dinner on the table, any kids that happen to be underfoot are often shooed out of the way, perhaps because the home cook prefers a quiet kitchen, or fears the chaos and …

Slow Cooker Black Bean Chili with Kahlua

This black bean chili is a little bit naughty, but mostly nice as we round the corner into the new year. Quite honestly, I'm not sure the world needs …

Here's why 'man flu' might actually be real, according to one professor

Man flu is apparently real — and the cure is lying on the sofa and watching telly, according to one professor.<p>Dr. Kyle Sue, a medical professor at a Canadian university, spelled out what he described as "the science behind man flu" after growing "tired of being accused of over-reacting" to flu-like …

Immune System

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Ireland settles mefloquine case with veteran as Canada prepares to fight suit

As Canada prepares to fight a suit launched by veterans who say the anti-malarial drug they took on deployment in Somalia caused permanent damage, the Irish government has settled a case with one of its former soldiers who says he, too, is suffering the effects of having consumed mefloquine.<p>The …

5 Famous Cooks Share How to Make Vegetables Taste Great

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that Americans are failing bitterly to eat their greens: more than 90% of …

Need More Proof That Evolution Is Real? Look No Further Than Your Own Body

DO try this at home.

The toll of U.S. airstrikes on Iraqi civilians should make everyone angry

There are all sorts of definitions of good journalism, but my personal measuring stick is anger.<p>The best of it should make you angry: outraged, …

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Don't waste your bread on motor oil.<p>Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t …

Recipes

A Yale psychologist's simple thought experiment temporarily turned conservatives into liberals

Social scientists have long known how to turn liberals into conservatives in the lab — all they have to do is scare them.<p>"Research has shown that you can make liberals more conservative by threatening them and making them somewhat afraid," Yale psychology professor John Bargh writes in his new …

Psychology

Take that Boeing. Airbus and Bombardier just delivered a slam dunk

There’s chutzpah and then there’s the deal that Airbus SE just struck with Bombardier Inc. By acquiring a 50 per cent stake in Bombardier’s …

Magic Mushrooms Found to Be "Resetting" Brain Circuits in Depressed People

One person said they felt like their brain was 'rebooted'.<p>Psychedelics like lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and psilocybin are popular for their use …

Master Sourdough Bread with Modernist Bread & Kitchn

Are you fascinated by sourdough bread? Want to attempt it for the first time? Or maybe perfect your own loaf? This month we have a treat for you. …

Bread

Denis Villeneuve Movies Ranked from Worst to Best

From dream-like French-Canadian indies to "Blade Runner 2049," Villeneuve's films reveal a man who's always been haunted by a single idea.<p>Few …

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Nobel Prize-Winning Body Clock Studies Support Mandatory Naptime

Flies take naps. Why shouldn't we?<p>On Monday, a trio of American scientists won the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology for their research on …

Cook this: Roasted tomatoes and fingerling potatoes with thyme, olives and capers

<i>Our cookbook of the week is In My Kitchen by legendary cookbook author and chef Deborah Madison. Over the next four days, we’ll feature recipes from</i> …

Recipes

36 Dump-And-Cook Crockpot Recipes You Need To Try

Make chicken tetrazzini the easy way with this breezy recipe. The only thing you have to do when you get home at the end of the day is add cream …

Slow Cooker Thai Beef Curry

<b>The challenge:</b> The flavors are always too bland.<p><b>Our solution:</b> It’s true that the long, slow cooking period mellows flavors. But bold spices, in bold …

Cooking

Canadian government is making the right moves in cracking down on lending practices

If you didn't live through the American financial disaster of 2008, then you've probably never seen contagion spread through a residential …

Just fix the bloody math curriculum

How many years' worth of students need to be rendered innumerate before provincial curriculum writers admit their little "discovery math" gambit has …

7 totally awesome movie scenes that almost didn't happen

"Reshoots" has become a dirty word, like all films should be perfect the first time around or else give up and go home.<p>But maybe we shouldn't be so …

25 Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes for Busy Weeknights — Recipes from The Kitchn

When busy weeks are on the horizon, the very best thing you can do for yourself is to work a slow cooker dinner or two into your meal plan. This …

Cooking

Anti-cancer breakthrough CICD can eradicate tumours, researchers say

Scientists say the newly discovered method of killing cancer cells may yield a much more effective treatment for the disease.<p>A newly discovered …

20-Minute Mains

Create vibrant, fresh main dishes with 20-minute dinner solutions everyone will love. Find it all here, from creamy soups and colorful salads to …

Slow Cooker Korean Pork Lettuce Wraps

This dish is great for a casual get-together or a weeknight meal (with leftovers). The seasoning paste is modeled after Korean ssamjang--a …

The Difference Between an Instant Pot and a Slow Cooker

I am asked on a regular basis how an Instant Pot is different from a pressure cooker or a slow cooker, and I am mildly offended on behalf of my …

Confirmed: Electrons Flowing Like Liquid in Graphene Are Insanely Superconductive

???<p>Electrons have been caught flowing through graphene like a liquid, reaching limits physicists thought were fundamentally impossible.<p>This type of …

Film Critics Name Their Most Anticipated Movies of the Fall — IndieWire Critics Survey

From "Call Me By Your Name" to "Thor: Ragnarok," the next few months promise to have a little something for everyone.<p><i>Every week, IndieWire asks a</i> …

Film Festivals

'Diamond rain' found on Uranus has been recreated on Earth – and it could help solve our growing energy crisis

Using high-powered lasers, scientists were able to recreate the diamond-forming conditions of giant, icy planets<p>Deep within the icy planets on the …

Bernie Sanders: Why Medicare-for-All Is Good for Business

Despite major improvements made by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), our health care system remains in crisis. Today, we have the most expensive, …