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No Sugar Apple Pie Recipe

"My aunt is a nurse and would bake this pie for my 99 year old grandmother who was diabetic."<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons cornstarch<p>1 tablespoon ground …

Baking

Purslane: Weed Or Delicacy?

Have you seen this plant in your garden? If you have, you probably have a lot of it. It’s purslane, one of the most persistent weeds in North …

Gardening

An Incredible World Map That Plots the Literal Translation of Every Country Name In the World

The Literal Translation of Country Names is a remarkably researched map created by Neomam for their client Credit Card Compare, which plots the …

Oxford University Press

Monster 130-tonne fatberg blocks London sewer

The 5 French “Mother” Sauces That Guarantee a Great Meal

Cooking

Master the Basics With 13 Dishes to Learn by Heart

If you are anything like me, you forgo heavy cookbooks in favor of reading recipes on a lighter, more mobile screen. And maybe your laptop has also survived tomato sauce splatters, or your phone has narrowly dodged a dunk in dressing. It’s a challenge to juggle cooking and reading, all while …

New Year, New (Sugared Cardamom) Brioche

I can't think of many things more comforting on a cold winter's day than baking bread. The heat of the oven warms the kitchen, and the scent of yeast and sugar fills the air. Then, of course, you get to tear into a steaming loaf, breaking off the heel and slathering it with butter that melts and …

Graphene-based armor could stop bullets by becoming harder than diamonds

While bullet-proof body armor does tend to be thick and heavy, that may no longer be the case if research being conducted at The City University of …

If you can solve one of these 6 major math problems, you'll win a $1 million prize

In 2000, the Clay Mathematics Institute announced the Millennium Prize problems. These were a collection of seven of the most important math problems …

Mathematics

We’re about to see a black hole for the first time

While astronomers have long seen the fallout of the presence of black holes on the stars and gas clouds around them, none have ever actually stared …

Black Holes

Death threats haunt Miss Iraq in wake of selfie controversy

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nearly a month ago, Sarah Idan was in a hand-beaded Swarovski crystal gown representing Iraq in the Miss Universe pageant. It was the first time in 45 years that Iraq had a contestant in the pageant.<p>"I was on cloud nine, I had been dreaming of that forever," said Idan, 27, an aspiring …

Middle East

Scientists have beaten down the best climate denial argument

Climate deniers have come up with a lot of arguments about why we shouldn’t worry about global warming – about 200 of them – but most are quite poor, contradictory, and easily debunked by consulting the peer-reviewed scientific literature. The cleverest climate contrarians settle on the least …

Climate Change

Genetically Engineering Yourself Sounds Like a Horrible Idea—But This Guy Is Doing It Anyway

Josiah Zayner took a swig from his beer and squinted into the spotlight. He was already kind of drunk. He also hadn’t bothered to write a speech. …

Bill Gates

The Easiest Way to Make Candied Nuts Is With Your Slow Cooker

Candied nuts are one of those things that are equal parts treat and snack, and are just at home in a bowl of ice cream as the are in a salad. Their …

How To Make Your Roses Bloom Like Crazy With Banana Peels And Coffee Grounds

A garden without roses is like the sky without stars. These fragrant beauties are a perpetual symbol of romance and delicate beauty. Each colorful …

10 Awesome Ways to Use Your Herb Garden to Make Cocktails

Is your garden bursting with fragrant herbs? Incorporate them into a refreshing beverage. Here, ten awesome, herbaceous cocktails to make while the …

Cocktails
Coffee Grinders

7 Easy Back-to-School Breakfasts

We all want to start off on the right foot when starting a new school year. I know cereal and frozen waffles are often a necessity, but here are a few other easy options that will make parents <i>and</i> kids happy.<p><b>1. Morning Glory Muffins</b><p>Morning Glory Muffins are made with a little bit of everything: …

Breakfast

38 nutrition experts tell us what they eat for breakfast

Study after study shows that breakfast boosts brainpower and helps to control cravings later in the day. Lots of highly successful make sure to fuel up before they face the world.<p>But some breakfasts are more well-rounded than others.<p>To see what a healthy breakfast looks like, we asked dozens of …

Breakfast

The 10 best foods for brain health

Salmon<p>“Salmon, particularly wild salmon, is arguably the highest-quality protein for brain health,” Kulze says. This oily fish is the richest source …

Gallery: Step-by-Step: How to Make Soft and Chewy Sugar Cookies

Dessert

Everything You Need to Know to Make Mousse

Mousse, for me, is the ultimate fancy-pants dessert—at least ever since someone explained to me the difference between moose and mousse (both are impressive, but one is decidedly more delicious).<p>There are lots of different kinds (including tons of wonderfully simple versions with only a few …

12 Most Cost-Effective Vegetables to Grow

There is nothing better than taking that step and start growing your own vegetables. We aren’t talking about saving money, but we are talking about …

bakery-style butter cookies + the new book is here!

<b>Make the cookies:</b> Heat the oven to 350 degrees. Line two large baking sheets with parchment paper.<p>Combine the butter and sugar until well blended and …

Dessert

11 of Our Best Vegan Breakfast Recipes | MyRecipes

If you had to name classic breakfast foods, vegan recipes probably aren’t high on your list. No eggs, bacon, or yogurt—what’s left? Muesli? Actually, …

Breakfast

3 Pasta Toppings (That Aren't Parm) You Need to Know About

By Alex Delany<p>Sure, Parmesan is in the Pasta Toppings Hall of Fame, but there are other ingredients that make your pasta even better.<p>Since the dawn of time, pasta and Parmesan have been tight. Their parents were friends. They hung out at pasta toppings soccer practice. They went to the same pasta …

Italian Food

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 …

8 fast-growing trees to plant for privacy

Planting trees along your boundary line is a good way "grow" yourself some privacy.<p>Serves us right. For years we let our neighbours' trees be the …

Wise Pairings: Best Flowers to Plant with Vegetables - Organic Gardening

In the 1970s, when I was a budding landscape designer newly exciting about strategizing the best flowers to plant with vegetables, I attended the …

Gardening