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Cloud Eggs

Move over poached and so long over-easy -- there's an even happier way to eat eggs. Say hello these nests of puffy whipped egg whites with a sunshine …

Clever Swedish homeowner builds home inside a greenhouse to defy winter

The house, with its greenhouse enclosure, is located near Gothenburg in Sweden.<p>Faced with the challenge of the elements, a clever Swedish homeowner …

DIY Ram Pump Obeys the Laws of Physics

Despite the claims of “free energy” on the title of the video below, this is not yet another wacky perpetual motion story. We here at Hackaday fully …

Physics

12 Refrigerator Pickle Recipes to Get the Most Out of Your Vegetables

I've never gotten into canning—I don't grow my own produce, I'm worried about botulism, and, most of all, I'm lazy and bad with delayed gratification. Quick pickles don't have the long lifespans of canned foods, but they can be just as tasty. As the name implies, they're also fast—some can be ready …

Cooking

8 Costly Flight Booking Mistakes You Make All the Time

Before you book your next flight, here's how to make sure you're getting the best deal.<p>Whether you travel for pleasure or for business, buying a …

This Tasty Carrot Peanut Butter Recipe Will Surprise Your Taste Buds In the Best Way Possible

<i>The secret to amping up your nut butter game? Add carrots.</i><p>There are plenty of dubious versions of classic staple treats (we’re looking at you, pea …

The Medieval Origins of Xmas

A couple of months ago, I wrote about the medieval origins of Halloween. It was a fun piece that folks seemed to enjoy, and I fully intended on …

21 Hidden Roku Tricks for Streaming Success

We help you discover hidden features in your favorite streaming device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

Potato Casserole with Bacon and Caramelized Onion | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Meat Is Healthy, Too! Try These Delicious Steak Recipes

Although many healthy recipes you'll find focus on chicken and fish, lean beef and steak are another excellent source of protein — and they bring a ton of energy-boosting iron and B vitamins, too!<p>These easy steak recipes range from warm, delicious dinners to fresh, tasty salads — whip one up for …

19 Comforting Dishes for Winter Brunch

When it’s freezing cold out, the last thing you want to do is get your butt out of your warm bed early enough to head to Sunday brunch. The simple solution to that #firstworldproblem? Stay in and make a slew of comforting brunch dishes in your PJs. You can make everything from eggs to pancakes and …

Breakfast

Chili Lime Baked Tilapia With Avocado Crema Recipe by Tasty

Tilapia<p>1 lb tilapia fillet<br>• 1 tablespoon chili powder<br>• 1 teaspoon cumin<br>• 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper<br>• ½ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ teaspoon black pepper<br>• 1 tablespoon lime juice, about 1 lime<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<p>Crema<p>1 avocado<br>• ½ cup fresh cilantro<br>• ½ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ teaspoon black pepper<br>• 1 tablespoon lime juice, about 1 lime<br>• ¼ …

White House to Toughen Fuel Standards for Heavy-Duty Vehicles

When it comes to environmental initiatives, President Obama’s controversial efforts to impose some form of greenhouse gas regulation on America’s …

How Engine Development Teams Ensure Durability – Feature

<i>And Then… Don’t forget the 800-hour sludge tests run with low-quality bargain oil—one quart low, of course—or engines left to idle for hours at extreme angles to mimic police use, or intake-valve-deposit tests with non-detergent Chinese fuels . . .</i><p>It used to be that caring about your car meant you …

Engines

Marx Was Right: Five Surprising Ways Karl Marx Predicted 2014

From the iPhone 5S to corporate globalization, modern life is full of evidence of Marx's foresight<p>There's a lot of talk of Karl Marx in the air these …

Much Of North Dakota's Natural Gas Is Going Up In Flames

<i>A remarkable transformation is underway in western North Dakota, where an oil boom is changing the state's fortunes and leaving once-sleepy towns bursting at the seams. In a series of stories, NPR is exploring the economic, social and environmental demands of this modern-day gold rush.</i><p>North …

Nissan Announces 400-HP, 88-Pound Turbo I-3 for ZEOD RC Racer

Four-hundred horsepower used to be a figure reserved for big-displacement V-8s and high-boost four- or six-cylinder engines. To reach that number with its latest racing engine, though, Nissan only needed three cylinders. Plus one big turbocharger. The automaker has announced specs on its new …

Le Mans

#theLIST: Elyse Walker's It Picks

The boutique owner and e-comm guru behind Forward by Elyse Walker breaks down what's catching her eye now<p>The boutique owner and e-comm guru behind Forward by Elyse Walker breaks down what's catching her eye now

New Interior Photos of Zaha Hadid's Modern Superyachts

<i>Jazz</i> is a 90-meter superyacht designed by Zaha Hadid in collaboration with German shipbuilders Blohm+Voss. Almost three months ago, we first introduced the design concept for this exceptional watercraft and now the architect's website has released a few more images, revealing the extravagant …

Architecture

Perfect Design for a Flatpack Trestle Table: Gumdesign's Mastro

I'm loving the design of the Mastro Table, created for Italian manufacturer DeCastelli by Viareggio-based Gumdesign. It's not just the clean …

Furniture

Best in Show: Our Favorites From the 2013 L.A. Auto Show

What was once a relatively small-potatoes event on the international auto show circuit now plays host to a number of major debuts, and we were on the scene at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to comprehensively cover all the new sheetmetal. This year, a wide array of concept and production vehicles …

Jaguar Cars

The World's Largest Vessel Enters The Water In South Korea

Shell has just floated the hull of the world's largest vessel out of its dry dock in South Korea. It's so massive that if you stood it up, it would be 1,601 feet tall, reaching higher into the sky than the Empire State Building.<p>The vessel, called the Prelude, will actually be used more as a …

As laptop SSDs hit 1TB in capacity, we see whether they're worth the cash

After reviewing Apple's latest MacBook Pro I noticed something very interesting: its performance versus my two-year-old model felt far more …

Surreal Painted Faces Make Us Question What We Are Seeing

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov explores the visually transformative power of paint and makeup in his <i>2D or not 2D</i> and <i>Angry Beards</i> projects. Both bodies of work are part of the photographer's overarching <i>Art of Face</i> series that includes an ever-growing collection of beauty shots …

Art