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It’s time we gave courgettes the praise they deserve<p>Looking back on what I’ve written about courgettes in the past, I see that I’ve been too apologetic. I’ve always loved these baby marrows, but for some reason have felt the need to justify them. For example, my adoration of stuffed courgettes, …

Recipes

Shake Shack Has a New Cookbook — and This Chicken Bites Recipe Will Have You *Running* to Buy It

Shake Shack is one of <i>everyone’s</i> favorite establishments, and it’s pretty well-known that they serve a heckuva lot more than a great milkshake. If you’re not in the mood to make hangover-curing recipes at home but you want some delicious greasy food and fries, Shake Shack is where it’s at. But guess …

Recipes

Scientists Say Your Ability To Ignore Is Part Of Your Ability To Pay Attention

Henry David Thoreau once said <i>‘Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves’</i>. That phrase now has renewed meaning thanks to a study from a group of scientists from Johns Hopkins University who have been studying how the mind visually processes difficult information.<p>The general …

The Brain

The True Cuisine of Florence (& Why It's the Subject of My First Cookbook)

When I was asked what I wanted my first cookbook to be about, I didn't even have to think twice: Florence. It is the place I've been calling home for eight years, the place where I fell in love, where I started my blog, and where I learned how to cook and eat like an Italian.<p>It's where everything …

Italy

‘Miracle’ stem cell therapy reverses multiple sclerosis

The treatment, is the first to reverse the symptoms of MS, which has no cure, and affects around 100,000 people in Britain.<p>A pioneering new stem cell treatment is allowing multiple sclerosis sufferers to walk, run and even dance again, in results branded ‘miraculous’ by doctors.<p>Patients who have …

First World War explosive could reverse diabetes, says Yale University

Munitions workers exposed to the chemical DNP lost weight. Now Yale University scientists think it could be used to fight diabetes<p>A chemical which caused munitions factory workers to lose weight inexplicably in the First World War could cure diabetes, scientists at Yale University believe.<p>DNP …

Obama signs $12.3 billion water projects bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Capping a rare instance of congressional compromise, President Barack Obama signed a $12.3 billion water projects bill Tuesday, …

Florida Everglades wildfire spreads and threatens residents with severe smoke

A wildfire that burned more than 20,000 acres of the Florida Everglades has spread, forestry officials said, threatening to cover millions of residents in the south of the state with a thick smoky blanket for another day.<p>The blaze, which began on Sunday probably with a lightning strike on parched …

Boko Haram Abducted At Least 20 Young Mothers in New Kidnapping Attack

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At least 20, and possibly as many as 40, young mothers and three men have been kidnapped in Nigeria, …

Ultra-Smashed Cheeseburgers Recipe

Classic smashed burgers are all about maximizing that deep, brown crust. But I found myself wondering: What if I were to take this to the extreme? Was there a way I could pack even more flavor into a burger? And thus, the ultra-smashed burger was born. Same burger size, but twice the amount of …

Bergdahl 'has trouble speaking English' after five-year Afghanistan captivity

The US prisoner of war released in Afghanistan at the weekend was flown to Germany on Sunday for medical checks and debriefing after nearly five years in Taliban hands – a captivity so long, his father said he now has trouble speaking English.<p>Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, 28, was said to be emotional but …

Homeland Security may reduce deportations of nonviolent immigrants

As city and county jails across the country increasingly refuse federal requests to hold foreigners who have overstayed their visas or slipped across the border, the<p>Obamaadministration is moving toward a new policy that would limit deportations chiefly to immigrants who have been convicted of …

Inside the gunman's head: Rejection, jealousy and vow to kill 'beautiful girls'

Elliot Rodger's difficulties with women were so devastating to him that he vowed to kill anyone he couldn't win over.<p>"My orchestration of the Day of Retribution is my attempt to do everything, in my power, to destroy everything I cannot have," Rodger wrote in a 137-page manifesto obtained by CNN …

US forced to acknowledge secret tapes of Guantánamo force-feedings

A federal court has forced the US government to reveal that it has secretly recorded dozens of force-feedings of just one Guantánamo Bay detainee, raising the prospect that the military possesses a vast video library of a practice criticised as abusive.<p>On Wednesday, a federal judge decreed that …

Africa leaders declare 'war' on Nigeria Boko Haram

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1077000/1077636_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1529622665_69ac2c0177d1e2c18408072dac3d2c58<p><b>African leaders meeting in Paris have agreed to wage "war" on Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic militants.</b><p>President Hollande of France, who hosted the …

Africa

Japanese Women Tell Their Men They Have to Choose Between Love and War

A sex strike is among the protests launched by Japanese opposing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s plans to change the constitution and build up his …

Mother's Day Must Be Really Tough For A Cubone

Ever since the release of <i>Pokémon Yellow</i> in the States, Mother’s Day always reminds me of the poor, unfortunate Cubone, who wears the skull of its …

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

In a large bowl, whisk together flour, cornstarch, paprika, mustard, baking powder, and salt. Add honey and beer, and whisk until smooth; let sit for …

Recipes

Tom Colicchio's Pan-Roasted Sea Scallops with Scallop Jus

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: How to get more out of seared scallops -- and cook them perfectly every time.</i><p>Why don't more of us sear scallops at home? Let's change that.<p>Scallops are the …

Seafood

Soy-Glazed Chicken Thighs with Asparagus and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>A little bit of sweetness makes these especially appealing to pint-size palates.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons aniseed<p>4 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice, plus wedges for serving<p>¼ cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>8 …

Recipes

How to Make Perfectly Flaky Biscuits

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's brunch season, which means only one thing -- it's time to perfect your</i> …

19 Reasons Life Would Be Better If You Were In Amsterdam

Where can you go for an escape that has world-renowned art museums, vibrant nightlife, important historical monuments and unique architecture?<p>The answer: Amsterdam -- the city that's basically wonderland for adults.<p>Amsterdam is especially beautiful in spring, when it warms up enough to hop on a …

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

Facebook Testing Shortcut Numbers to Help You Find Friends

Facebook is testing a new way to help you find your friends called ‘shortcuts’ that’s not too dissimilar from sharing your phone number to get connected.<p>The new feature spotted by The Next Web’s social media intern Carlos Sandoval offers an unique 8 digit number to help you find friends quickly, as …

Health care outlets pay $4.8 million after 6,800 patient records leak on the web

Want to know why health care institutions can be antsy about making their patient data available online? Here's why: Columbia University and the New York and Presbyterian Hospital have paid a total of $4.8 million to settle charges after they inadvertently leaked the records of 6,800 patients to …

Climate Change Will Strengthen Pests, Weaken Crops, Studies Say

Count weeds and insect pests among the beneficiaries of climate change. Meanwhile, the crops we need will have fewer nutrients that make them beneficial, scientists revealed this week.<p>At the root of the problem: Rising carbon dioxide levels, warming temperatures and more frequent extreme weather …

Please Don't Ask Repairmen To Fix Your Mario Kart

Poor guy. All he wanted was to provide a service: fixing go-karts. Instead, a jerk repeatedly responded with <i>Mario Kart</i> jokes.<p>textastrophe, a blog …