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Stef's Slow Cooker Creme Brulee Recipe

"Creme brulee cooked in the slow cooker is an easy way to prepare this creamy dessert and you only need 5 simple ingredients. These can be baked and …

24 Ridiculously Clever Ways To Organize Your Crafting Supplies

The better for crafting, my dear.

Crafting

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

A side-by-side comparison of the EPA website under Obama and Trump

The Environmental Protection Agency’s website has begun to transform under the Trump administration.<p>A group of researchers have found what are likely the first steps in a major overhaul of a site that’s been closely watched since president Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20. Federal climate plans …

Beyond Orwell: 11 Illuminating Quotes From the Canon of Dystopia

George Orwell is suddenly, understandably en vogue — <i>1984</i> spiked on Amazon and then sold out, his scathing 1940 review of <i>Mein Kampf</i> has been dredged up, and reading groups are springing up like toadstools, eager to discuss the ways language can be manipulated by would-be tyrants in order to suppress …

Literature

'Shame on you': Republicans face crowds angry over Obamacare repeal

• California and Florida congressmen struggle to explain GOP plans<br>• Police escort one politician to car after tempestuous town hall event<p>Angry voters confronted Republican lawmakers at town halls in California and Florida this weekend, fearful that the party’s promise to repeal former president Obama’s …

People can't stop sharing this cartoon about Trump's 'Muslim ban'

Last week, President Trump gleefully signed a defacto Muslim ban, hoping to ban green card and permanent resident holders from seven Muslim-majority …

New York, Chicago latest US cities hit by swastikas

The spike in racist graffiti and incidents continues across the United States, according to new reports. Rights advocates say hate groups may feel …

Genetically-modified humans: what is CRISPR and how does it work?

Targeted, genetic modification in humans is no longer in the realm of science fiction. Both the UK and US governments have approved the use of a …

Ultranutty Pecan Bars | 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> …

Dessert

The eco guide to good plastic

Ellen MacArthur and the New Plastic Economy initiative are determined to make a real difference in tackling the terrible problem of our plastic-polluted oceans<p>Last summer Adidas released a good-looking trainer with uppers made using plastic recovered from the ocean. Everyone was very excited, but …

How To Make Chocolate Pound Cake

<b>Heat the oven and prepare the pan:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven, making sure there are no racks above it, and heat to 325°F. Coat a …

Turn an Old Sweater into a Tote Bag

How to Make a Sweater Bag<p>Turn your old sweater into a bag or tote—for free<p>Updated August 07, 2018<p>A sweater bag can be a jazzy fashion statement. Just …

jacked-up banana bread

Confession time again! You see these babies? The brown, spotty, past their prime and about 36 hours from luring in fruit flies bananas? I love them. …

The Holocaust Museum’s ‘Early Warning Signs Of Fascism’ Poster Is Unfortunately Familiar

The popularity of search terms “fascism” and “holocaust” have spiked on Google in recent weeks, especially, in the case of the latter, when President Trump’s Holocaust Memorial Day statement refused to mention the six million Jews who were murdered between 1941–1945. Nazi Germany was a fascist …

Human Rights

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

What to do when you're so overwhelmed by the Trump presidency you can barely move

It's been a little over a week since President Trump's inauguration, and already, millions of Americans are sitting in front of their phones, …

Maxine Waters

Want to Break a Bad Habit? Science Says Do These 4 Things

There's a science to changing bad behaviors, and you can master it.<p>It's 3 p.m., and you're knee-deep in an afternoon energy slump.<p>You head towards the office kitchen to grab a glass of water where you're encountered by a box of treats that seems to be calling your name. "Just one," you swear. But …

ICON_SEARCH

Preheat the oven to 425°F. Oil a large roasting pan and set aside. In a small bowl, combine paprika, cumin, salt, pepper, garlic, vinegar and oil to …

Recipes

7-Day Souping Meal Plan

"Souping" has gained popularity in recent years as a way to eat clean, lose weight and get healthy. The idea behind a soup cleanse is that you eat …

7 One-Pot Meals That Are Ridiculously Easy And Good

Because who likes doing the dishes?

Cooking

Canceled climate change summit in Atlanta is back on again

The climate change conference that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention abruptly canceled just before President Trump’s inauguration is back on — thanks to former vice president Al Gore and the sponsorship of nongovernmental groups such as the Harvard Global Health Institute, the Turner …

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Location<br>Located west of Alamogordo, N.M., White Sands National Monument is the world's largest gypsum dune field, a surreal high-desert landscape …

National Parks

an easier way to make cookies

Pretty much everything terrible about making cookies comes down to one thing: deciding you want a cookie and realizing that the expanse between now …

Why Trump Will Lose His War on Science

Donald Trump, meet science. Science, meet Donald Trump. I bet you two are going to get along fantastically. OK, maybe not.<p>It was never likely that an …

Cranberry Bundt Cake Recipe | Williams Sonoma Taste

Here, both fresh and dried cranberries lend pronounced flavor to an easy-to-make Bundt cake. The flecks of red fruit throughout the cake’s golden crumb make it a striking addition to a winter buffet. An optional lemon-scented icing drizzled over the top adds a beautiful finishing</b> …

The CDC canceled a climate change event. Al Gore will host it instead.

Gore to Trump: "Climate shouldn’t be a political issue."<p>Remember on Monday, when the Washington Post broke a story that officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had abruptly canceled a long-scheduled meeting on the health risks of climate change? If you missed it, the CDC didn’t …

US president Donald Trump has signed seven executive orders so far. Read them here

<i>Last updated on Jan. 31, 2017.</i><p>US president Donald Trump has initiated a series of presidential actions since taking office on Jan 23. The directives touch on issues like the Affordable Care Act, new homeownership, federal hiring, and most controversially, immigration.<p>While most people casually …

Government Scientists at Climate Conference Terrified to Speak With the Press

By Sharon Lerner<p>While Donald Trump was reviving both the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines, muzzling federal employees, freezing EPA contracts …

Lyme Disease