A Garcia

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West Antarctic ice melt poses unique threat to U.S.

News of Antarctica's accelerating ice melt garnered worldwide headlines yesterday, as scientists revealed that 3 trillion tons of ice has been lost …

Global Warming

This Will Be Your Dad’s New Favorite Pork Chop Recipe

It’s almost Father’s Day, and that means it’s time to show dad he didn’t raise a bum loser. How do you do that? Well, you could get him a nice gift — …

Recipes

Trump: I want 'my people' to 'sit up at attention' like in North Korea

The president later said he was 'kidding' with the remark.<p>President Donald Trump said Friday that he wants "my people" to “sit up at attention” the way North Koreans do for dictator Kim Jong Un.<p>The comment came during an impromptu interview with Fox News on the White House's North Lawn, days after …

Donald Trump

The 9 Things We Always Buy at Trader Joe’s

These products are literally always in our kitchens.<p>To say team Domino had a hard time narrowing down this list to just nine might be the …

Healthy Eating

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

Recipes

Fitbit has shipped over 1 million Versa smartwatches in just under two months

• Fitbit has shipped more than 1 million Versa smartwatches in less than two months.<br>• This is in contrast to the first Fitbit smartwatch, the Ionic, which the company said did not reach sales targets.<br>• The Versa is around $100 cheaper than the Ionic and has a new — some would say better — design.<p>Fitbit …

Fitbit

All Cadillacs will have semi-autonomous features starting in 2020

Every model Cadillac sells will be available with semi-autonomous features starting in 2020. The luxury automaker's Super Cruise system for hands-free highway driving will be available across its entire model line in two years; currently, it's exclusive to the CT6 sedan. After 2020, the feature …

Automotive Industry

A few more words on Alzheimer's prevention: Tap water? Caviar? Twinkies?

Lisa Mosconi, an Italian-born neuroscientist and nutritionist, had no idea how important the taste of water was to her until she moved to New York City and took a long sip from the tap.<p>"This is supposed to be the best water in America," she said, "but it tasted awful. It was disgusting."<p>She set off …

The secret to the juiciest chicken is a simple but surprising marinade

Chef, restaurateur and cookbook author Stephanie Izard is stopping by the TODAY kitchen to share a few of her favorite recipes from her new book "Gather & Graze: 120 Favorite Recipes for Tasty Good Times." She shows us how to make spicy yogurt-marinated chicken thighs, grilled potato salad with …

Authentic, No Shortcuts, Louisiana Red Beans and Rice Recipe

"This is my take on a Louisiana classic. No shortcuts! Put everything into the slow cooker in the morning and you will have your meal ready in the …

Travel Photography Gear | What Is The Best Lens For Travel Photography?

<i>Leading image by @Linzchuu of Fujifilm Tele converter for X100F</i><p>The adventure of travel is appealing to many, and among the things one can bring home …

5 Reasons Why a 35mm Lens Is the Perfect Choice for Travel Photography (VIDEO)

Julia Trotti is a professional fashion photographer based in Sydney, Australia. She also shoots lifestyle and travel photos, and in this tutorial she …

Google Drive will tell you who has access to your files

When you’re emailing the file to various recipients, Access Checker will now also show you the names or email addresses that don’t currently have access to the file<p>Google is introducing an updated Access Checker, a feature which lets you easily share a Drive file with someone, whether it’s two …

The DASH Diet Is Great For Weight Loss, So Why Is No One Following It?

Our dietitian busts 4 common misconceptions about the DASH diet—plus why you might want to consider it.<p>The DASH diet often flies under the radar, …

Nutrition

Scrap the spiraliser. Pasta can help you lose weight, major review finds

Step away from the spiraliser. Cancel the courgetti. Pasta is no longer off the menu, after a new review of studies found that the comforting carbohydrate can form part of a healthy diet, and even help people lose weight.<p>For years, nutritionists have recommended that pasta be kept to a minimum, to …

Diets

This Pro Recommends Underexposing Portrait Photos to “Keep Highlights in Check” (VIDEO)

Portraiture is a very subjective endeavor, with almost as many styles of shooting as there are portrait photographers. And this quick tutorial is …

How to Start Building Your Photography Filter Kit

At its very heart, landscape photography is about capturing light on a sensor (or film, if you’re still shooting the old-fashioned way). Photography …

Read This, and You'll Want to Ditch Ziploc Bags for Good

Plastic cutlery. Saran wrap (don't even get this culinary school grad started). Paper towels.<p>There's a slew of everyday habits that lead to kitchen …

How to make spaghetti carbonara – recipe

A big plate of bacon and eggs for dinner – little wonder that this Roman classic is so popular in the UK. Yet the fear of ending up with a pasta omelette puts many carbonara fans off making it at home, though once you know how, it is in fact far quicker and easier than even our own dear …

Recipes

How to Shoot Long Exposures in a Stream with No Tripod

You're trekking across Scotland and you come up to a waterfall that's screaming to be photographed. In your mind, you already know you want that …

Landscape Photography

Burning Out: What Really Happens Inside a Crematorium

Four decades ago, less than 5 percent of Americans were cremated. Now that figure stands at nearly 50 percent. This is how cremation actually works, and the story of what happens to a culture when its attitudes about memorializing the dead undergo a revolution.<p>Rosehill Cemetery in Linden, New …

Los Angeles

I got my iPhone’s battery replaced, and I’m angry Apple didn’t tell me to sooner

Blame me for not asking, but Apple should be more upfront about how repairs can save old iPhones<p>Two weeks ago, I went to an Apple Store and had a new battery put in my iPhone 6S. The very next day, I realized how unusable my old battery had been making my phone.<p>The repair restored functionality …

Take Sunset Photography to the Next Level with These Pro Tips for Shooting into the Light (VIDEO)

Adam Karnacz is a British pro known for his stunning nature and landscape photography. In this four-minute tutorial, he explains how to overcome two …

Landscape Photography

This beautifully designed 'dumb phone' can only make calls and send texts — and it might be the key to curing our addiction to apps

The Brooklyn-based startup Light has set an impossible goal of getting people to put down their smartphones.<p>Light launched in 2014 and a year later debuted its first product, the Light Phone. It could only make calls and tell the time, and the company described it as a "quite a smart 'dumb' …

Apps

SpaceX releases one last photo of Starman before it heads towards Mars

We’ve now had a couple of days to digest the fact that Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully launched a car into space using its brand new Falcon Heavy …

Tesla

15 Best Guinness Recipes

Guinness is a great beer to drink at the pub, but it's also a fantastic ingredient to cook with. Known as "The Black Stuff," Guinness Stout is a very …

Recipes

The 114 Most Delish Party Dips

When I dip, you dip, we dip.<p>1 of 115<p>Courtesy of Amazon<p>Get everything you need for your Super Bowl party in our Super Bowl store!<p>Advertisement - …

Do or Don’t: Slow Cookers

I’m here to plead my case for the old-school appliance (where do you stand?)…Last September, I ordered a slow cooker almost as large as my …

Bacon Cheeseburger Garbage Bread

No one really needs a new reason to eat a bacon cheeseburger -- but we've got one that will send you speeding into your kitchen. With all the fixings …

Flavors

Here Are the Most Popular Super Bowl Recipes in Each State, According to Google

According to Google’s data, football fans are scouring the web for way more than chicken wings this Super Bowl.<p>While the Philadelphia Eagles will go …