Morgan Krieger

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We Tested 5 of the Most Popular "Magical" Recipes on the Internet

<i>So you don't have to.</i><p>Recipes make lofty claims. Too many call themselves the best, while some take it a step further ("the world's best") and some are a bit more humble ("very good").<p>But perhaps the grandest, most far-fetched claims of all are those of "magical" two- or three-ingredient recipes …

Man Quits Job to Go on Hiking Adventures with His Husky by His Side

After quitting his regular job in favour of personal business plans, Henrik Vikse has allotted himself the flexibility to pursue his passions and now spends his days trekking through the hills of Norway with his equally adventurous husky, Akiak. Together, they are living the dream.<p>Documenting their …

Hiking

Explorers Save Abandoned Puppy

Human Journey<p>National Geographic grantee Cedar Wright and his expedition partner, Alex Honnold, are gluttons for both punishment and exploration. Shortly after climbing California’s fifteen tallest peaks for an expedition they appropriately dubbed “Sufferfest,” the adventure duo set out on …

How A Facebook-Style Social Network Could Treat Depression

But then the network Rob Morris is trying to build is a little different from those regular offerings. His Koko app is more like a big self-help …

Stephen Hawking tells fans Zayn Malik could still be in a parallel One Direction

Holographic Hawking suggests theoretical physics might come to the aid of the band’s fans who long to have the singer still in its lineup<p>Stephen Hawking has told One Direction fans to pay close attention to theoretical physics because it might come up with proof of an alternative universe in which …

How to learn with zero effort

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Study Skills

How to win any argument: pseudo-scientific neuro-gibberish

If you’re hoping to win an argument this week, try talking neuro-gibberish. Irrelevant neuroscience information – or “neurobabble” – makes for the most convincing scientific explanations, according to researchers at Villanova University and the University of Oregon.<p>Scientists gave a group of 385 …

Why we should electrify the oceans

In Indonesia, ecologists have created ‘biological rocks’ on the ocean floor using an ingeniously simple technology. Katie Silver investigates.<p>Just metres off the beach, beneath the clear water, is a giant motorbike, sitting atop a big steel structure in the shape of a speedbump. It is covered in …

Can Scientists Turn Birds Back Into Dinosaur Ancestors?

We know they evolved from dinosaurs about 150 million years ago, but it remains to be discovered precisely how the DNA of ground-running dinosaurs changed–a transformation that turned arms into wings, produced aerodynamic feathers, and created a beak. It’s possible that some clues to those genetic …

A Way To Heal The Body Using Electricity

Cincinnati scientists may have found a way to use electricity to help our bodies quickly heal from injury and wounds.<p>Their experiment works on the …

This 20-Year-Old Inventor Said He Could Clean Up The Ocean–Now He’s Really Doing It

The talk has now been viewed almost 2 million times, and Slat is a minor celebrity in his native Holland. But most remarkably, he’s actually followed …

Pollution

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics

Can we turn off email?

Teenagers have now found more personal ways to communicate and politicians are trying to kill electronic trails, writes Charles Arthur<p>Everyone has at least one: <b>the email you’ve sent and bitterly regretted</b>. The one to a female friend where sloppy typing announces “Hope you’re not busty”. The email …

Mind-Reading Tech Translates Thoughts Into Text

Ever wished Siri could just read your mind?<p>Technology can reconstruct video based on a person's thoughts and even anticipate your moves while you drive. Now, a brain-to-text system can translate brain activity into written words.<p>In a recent study in <i>Frontiers in Neuroscience</i>, seven patients had …

The Brain

The psychology of emojis

I have a confession to make: I’m a grown woman who peppers pretty much every text and social media post I send with smileys, hearts, stars and various other decorations.<p>Emojis have taken over my communication—and I’m far from alone. According to Swyft Media, 74 percent of people in the U.S. …

Social Media

The Simple Science Behind Weight Loss

There are thousands of diet plans out there with lots of different approaches to achieving the same goal: trim the fat.<p>Are there universal truths about weight loss that we can all learn? The answer is yes. There is an undeniable science behind the process of losing weight, and it all boils down to …

Weight Loss

Cars designed to be slept in

Vehicle design students at the Royal College of Art have been re-imagining the kind of cars that will be possible in an era of driverless transport.<p>As part of its Future Design series, BBC News spoke to Prof Dale Harrow, head of the Vehicle Design Programme, along with one of his students, Yibo</i> …

Transportation

Forget the Sriracha: Grab Gochujang for These Pork Belly Kebabs

There's no doubt that Sriracha—no matter your favorite brand—is the king of Asian chili sauces. But when I'm reaching for a bottle of spicy stuff for my cooking, I'm a lot more likely to grab something even more flavorful, like <i>gochujang</i>, the Korean chili paste. Thicker than Sriracha, gochujang …

BBQ

French Fried Chicken

332<p>20<p>It always amuses me to see recipe for things like French Chocolate Pancakes, French Crullers or a “French” Watermelon Cooler. I guess adding the …

Recipes

Pizza Bagels: The Unlikeliest Feud in the East Coast/West Coast Rivalry

You're in fourth grade, you just got home from school, and you're popping half a dozen Bagel Bites into the toaster oven. Extra-industrious child? Then maybe your pizza bagel of choice is made with a supermarket bagel, jarred marinara, and some shredded Italian-style cheese from a bag. Easy enough …

Bagels

10 Lush Summer Salad Entries from Our Latest #f52contest

<i>From our latest #f52contest: a slew of summer salads.</i><p><b>Congrats to the winner of #f52contest: summer salad edition, who made this beautiful Marinated Zucchini, Kalamata Olive, and Mozzarella Salad:</b><p><b>Summer salads aren't always vegetal—this grain salad has harissa, lentils, and a handful of fresh</b> …

How to Turn Cinnamon Rolls Into Chips & Dip

The warm and crunchy taste of homemade chips & dip can be the star of your party and if you remix it with a little sweetness, even better. Cinnamon Roll Chips & Dip yo!<p>Inspired by food blogger Oh, Bite It's cinnamon roll chips recipe, we jumped in the kitchen and tried them for ourselves.<p>The …

7 Killer 5-Ingredient Summer Sides

It’s summertime, and the living’s easy. Use this logic when preparing your next meal. Here, seven killer summer side dishes that only require five …

How to Make Fish Baked in Parchment

<i>Header image: Leite’s Culinaria</i><i>From store to kitchen to table: CHOW's The Basics outline the steps that get you from raw ingredients to dinner,</i> …

Seafood

Mexican Chicken and Waffles: A Mashup of Chicken, Waffles, Nachos, Tamales—Plus Bacon

More<p>Nacho Generator<p>Build the ultimate custom recipe.<p>The first time I ever dug into a plate of Southern chicken and waffles, I was in a dingy little diner in North Carolina at 3 a.m., having arrived in the state four hours later than planned thanks to absolutely brutal traffic (damn you, I-95!).<p>"New …

Cooking

A Light, Refreshing, 100% No-Cook Dinner to Beat the Heat

It's been one of <i>those</i> weeks. The sweltering kind, where you start sweating within seconds of hitting the pavement and your skin sticks to any smooth surface it comes in contact with. Even my air-conditioned apartment feels overwhelmingly humid and hot. And when air-conditioning isn't cutting it, …

Street Food Guide: How to Eat Cheap in Rome, Italy

The concept of street food isn't new in Rome, where stalls selling cheap snacks populated the city center more than 2,000 years ago. In recent decades, pizza by the slice joints and <i>supplì</i> (fried rice ball) vendors have thrived in holes-in-the-wall all over town. But in the past few years, the …