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Extreme Plane Spotting at Maho Beach, Saint Martin

Located on the Dutch side of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin (i.e., Sint Maarten) is the famous Maho Beach. While it has the characteristic …

The evolution of the iPhone camera

From The Garage To 200 Employees In 3 Years: How Nest Thermostats Were Born

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Derek Andersen <i>is the founder of</i> Startup Grind<i>, a 40-city community bringing the global startup world together while educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs</i><i>.</i><p>I remember when the press first hit about Nest Labs. The guys behind the iPod/iPhone were taking on thermostats …

Spacial (explore)

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Round Two

How the New York Times can fight BuzzFeed & reinvent its future

Getty Images<p>If I ever run into New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson (unlikely as it might be) I will sure as hell let her know that she is …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

Mango, Avocado, and Banana Smoothie

It all started with a silly T.V. commercial for a dinner special at Chili's. We were mesmerized by a close-up of a bright, perfectly chopped …

Grilled Baby Artichokes with Mint Chimichurri Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I've grilled artichokes for years and then tossed them with a little olive oil and mint. Before I grill them, I boil them in aciduated water with white wine and lemon juice in order to bring a little more flavor in. But tonight, I decided to do this with baby artichokes and switch …

Spring Qunoa Pilaf with Ramps, Baby Artichokes and Peas Recipe on Food52

• 1 bunch ramps<br>• 1 teaspoon fresh lemon zest<br>• 1 lemon, halved<br>• 2 tablespoons flat-leaf parsley<br>• 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil<br>• 10 baby artichokes<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• 1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme<br>• 2 cups quinoa, thoroughly rinsed<br>• 1/2 cup dry white wine<br>• 3.5 cups vegetable broth<br>• 1 cup fresh shelled peas or frozen …

Chicken Stir Fry with Potato, Cashews, and Curry Leaves Recipe

<b>Notes:</b>Curry leaves are not to be confused with curry powder. Curry leaves can usually be found in stores that specializes in Indian cuisine. It's usually found fresh in bunches with the produce.<p><b>Read more: Chicken Dinners: Chicken, Potato, Cashew, Curry Leaf Stir-Fry</b><p>Ingredients1 1/4 pounds waxy …

Lamb Korma Recipe

Are you a lover of books? My father, the English teacher, instilled in us an appreciation for literature.<p>When I find a book I love I want to yell …

Pan-Roasted Brined Pork Chop

2 Servings<p>Brining these pork chops makes them moist, tender, and seasoned throughout, and the sugar helps create a dark, caramelized sheen. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup kosher salt<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon …

The Best Baked Macaroni And Cheese

Can we talk comfort food for a second?<p>I think it's a category in a state of constant flux. To me, comfort sometimes tastes like fresh-baked chocolate chip cookies. Sometimes, it tastes like tomato soup. Sometimes, tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich. Sometimes, just the cheese.<p>Lately, comfort …

Recipes

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

TOMATO SOUP and GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH

Make it Creamy, optional<p>Gluten Free or Not<p>Today I have two home made tomato soups. One is good the other is better! The good one is fast and easy. …

Grilled cheeses, Grill party and Grilling

Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried …

Modern Day Moms on Twitter: "Thai Chicken and Noodle Salad (Recipe: http://t.co/2pHM66ZZrP) http://t.co/XYd00QLlAz"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Classic Pad Thai

I have Lukas to thank for transforming my kitchen into a place of adventure and firsts for me recently. (i.e. as in this recipe, too.)<p>Take pad thai. …

Passion fruit teacup puddings

Cook these steamed sponge puddings in small, sturdy ramekins and serve in little china cups when entertaining<p>Ingredients<p>250g passion fruit or lemon …

Thai Beef, Vegetables & Basil Stir Fry

Thai Beef, Vegetables & Basil Stir Fry<p><i>3 – 4 Servings with rice</i><p>What you’ll need:-<p>Vegetable oil<br>• 500g (1 pound) of beef, thinly sliced or presliced stir …