María Eugenia Toro Zúniga

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The Best Cameras and Drones of 2018

Tools to capture your most cinematic adventures.<p>Sony a7r III ($3,200)<p><b>Best for the pro</b><p>Sony is the new tornado of the industry, tearing profes­sional photographers away from their Canons and Nikons. Astonishingly, small cameras like this one are how the company has managed it. The a7r III captures …

Cameras

How to Calculate Spiral Staircase Dimensions and Designs

Spiral staircases save valuable square meters because they occupy a much smaller area than a conventional staircase. With daring shapes and diverse …

Mathematics

Why 4.5 Billion Years of Fluctuating Global Temperatures Can't Explain Climate Change Today

One of the most commonly used arguments against human-caused climate change is that Earth has experienced severe fluctuations in temperature over its …

I Love This Lamb Meatball Recipe So Much

The combination of lamb, spices, herbs, and raisins is truly addictive.<p>What hasn’t already been said about meatballs? They’re meatballs. There are plenty of articles on <i>Bon Appetit</i> and elsewhere that tell you how much fat you need, how to brown them, and how to ensure balance. This lamb meatball is …

Cooking

Sous Vide Beef Tenderloin with Port Wine and Garlic

<i>This post is brought to you in partnership with Joule: Sous Vide by ChefSteps.</i> I have always considered beef tenderloin a “high stress” meal and …

The Revolt of the Maccabees: The true story behind Hanukkah

Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, celebrates the Maccabean Revolt (167-160 BCE), and the narrative that Jewish rebel Judas Maccabeus …

Our Guide to the Best Affordable Furniture That Isn’t from Ikea

Low Budget, Original Style<p>If there’s one place you turn to for home furniture when you’re on a budget, it’s usually Ikea. But if you’re trying to …

Furniture

Citrus Pull-Apart Bread

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine first 3 ingredients in a 1-cup glass measuring cup, and let stand 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Beat 1/2 cup butter at medium speed …

32 Stylish Interiors All Men Will Love

If you follow our Instagram @stylishmanmag, you know we have an obsession with stylish and masculine interiors. We regularly feature lofts, bathrooms …

Footwear

100 Stylish Mantel Designs That Are a Perfect 10

01 of 100<p>Whether you're a lucky homeowner or a very lucky renter, and no matter whether the fireplace that's attached to it works or not, your mantel …

Decorations

'Magical Mystery Tour': Inside Beatles' Psychedelic Album Odyssey

The year leading up to the release of the <i>Magical Mystery Tour</i> album in November 1967 was turbulent but fantastically fertile for the Beatles – they …

George Harrison

Advent is the perfect time for baking biscuits, and German Christmas cookies – sweet and spiced – are the best there are, be it for afternoon tea platters or festive gifts<p>Almost everyone I know here in Berlin, young or old, heads to the kitchen to bake Christmas cookies in early December – even …

Baking

Chocolate Caramel Cake

2K<p>1K<p>I’ve got a number of chocolate cakes in my repertoire, from a super-dense Chocolate Orbit Cake to soft, warm Chocolate Dulce de Leche Cakes, from …

Dessert

Trump Likely to Block Release of Some JFK Files

If the decision holds, it could contribute to the belief that the government has something to hide.<p>Conspiracy theorists of the world, get ready for some bad news.<p>Trump administration and other government officials say privately that President Donald Trump is almost certain to block the release of …

Mini Bacon Cheesecakes

A Backyard Studio Is the Perfect Relaxing Hiding Spot

The bottom of the garden, as folklore has it, is always an enchanting landscape inhabited by fairies, elves, and wood nymphs. The contemporary …

Man Caves

A Meaty, Red Recipe For A Totally Bloody Halloween

Boo! It’s the spookiest time of year and no Halloween party is complete without a vat of blood. Our friends at ChefSteps wrote in this week with this …

Recipe: Malaysian chicken rice plate

<b>Ingredients</b><p><b>Rice</b><br>400g (2 cups) jasmine rice<br>750ml (3 cups) water<br>1 stalk fresh lemon grass, bruised<br>A small handful of fresh coriander<br>Juice of 2 limes<br>1 …

How to Make Best Halloween Cookies

Halloween is a fun and exciting holiday, especially for the kids. Markets are full of masks, party decorations, scary fun accessories, and other …

This Pretty Pink Pasta Changes Colors Before Your Eyes

Science is a big part of cooking and baking, but sometimes we're so focused on getting that 30-minute meal on the table after a crazy-busy day at …

King of the Breakfast Bell: Bell Pepper Rings With Fried Eggs

This recipe not only looks cool, but the ring of bell peppers add a little more texture and flavor to the usual sunny-side-up eggs!<p><b>Adapted from Chef Gino Campagna’s new book, Chef Gino’s Taste Test Challenge</b><p>This recipe is fun because it looks cool but also because the ring of bell peppers add a …

Shakh Plov

This regal rice dish is fit for a prince—or your dinner party guests.<p>Servings: 6-8<p>Prep: 15 minutes<p>Total: 1 hour 30 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>10 ½ ounces|300 grams clarified butter<p>1 3/4 pound|800 grams boneless, skinless organic chicken thighs<p>good pinch of saffron threads<p>2 ounces|50 ml cold water<p>7 …

Five finalists advance in CTBUH's 2017 Student Tall Building Design Competition

Five finalists have recently been announced in the 6th International Student Tall Building Design Competition, hosted annually by the Council on Tall …

Next-Level Banana Bread, Courtesy of One Basic Ingredient

Banana bread plays an important role in most home baking repertoires. It holds sway in our minds as a delicious comfort food. It’s a staple of bakery counters; you can find it everywhere easily. But despite all that, it’s so ordinary. So simple. No one swoons over banana bread they way they do over …

Tiny home meets treehouse in this angular backyard extension

Fun!<p>Combining the crafty, floating glory of treehouses with the small-space creativity of tiny homes, this detached “extension” in Brisbane, Australia is an inventive take on adding living space in the backyard.<p>Rising right beside a large tree, the wedge-shaped dwelling aims to add function without …

Small Spaces

Cayo Espanto

Just off the coast of Belize, Cayo Espanto offers all the perks of a private island without actually having to own it. The resort consists of just …

5 Sneaky Ways To Make A Tiny Bedroom Look MUCH Bigger

Inconvenient as it may be, there's a certain charm about having a small bedroom: It's easier to make a tiny space feel cozy, and the limited square …

The ES-2 Gadget Turns a D850 into a 45.7 MP Digital Film Scanner for $149

When Nikon announced their impressive 45.7 megapixel camera – the Nikon D850 – the photography world started buzzing with excitement. However, it's …

Palo Alto Eichler with pool asks $2.4 million

Silicon Valley midcentury-modern will keep you cool during any heatwave<p>Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in housing-starved Palo Alto, the latest Eichler to land on the market comes with a pool. Delightful. It also comes with a hefty remodel, which will please some and perturb many. Let’s dive …

Silicon Valley