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How to Make Bagels at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Making your own bagels takes some time, but it's easy once you get over your fears. Thankfully, Kenzi holds our hand throughout the whole</i> …

How To Eat Nothing But Watermelon All Summer

All melon everything.

With iPhone Head Control, Prepare To See a Lot More Twitching on the Subway

Some savvy individuals have discovered that hidden in the depths of the new iPhone iOS7 operating system is an option to control your phone with . . . your head. Yeah, in the not too distant future, you may be able to stalk your ex on Facebook with just a subtle nod, text your mom back with a …

200 Food Icons To Beef Up Your Designs [Freebie]

Today we are pleased to feature a set of 200 useful and beautiful foodie icons. This freebie was created by the team behind Freepik, and at the time …

3D Ship Drawn on Three Flat Sheets of Paper by Ramon Bruin | Colossal

<p>Artist Ramon Bruin (previously) recently drew this fun anamorphic illusion that appears to be a 3D ship but is actually a skewed drawing on three …

Nicole Taylor’s Cherokee Rose Pound Cake

Rose season is just winding down, but this week’s recipe for a <b>Cherokee Rose Pound Cake</b> by food maven and host of Hot Grease on Heritage Radio …

Steampunk AT-AT Liquor Cabinet

One of the coolest things I saw at Vancouver Mini Maker Faire last weekend was <i>The Emperor’s Cabinet</i>, a gorgeous, meticulously crafted, steampunk-inspired Star Wars AT-AT handmade by Vancouver artist and “woodbutcher” Colin Johnson. When I first saw it on setup day, the front doors were closed. I …

How to Paint an Ombre Wall

Feeling bold? Incorporate the ombre trend in a big way, by painting an ombre accent wall using this step by step technique. ?<p>West Elm's blog, Front …

50 Things That Look Just Like Your Childhood

"Cherish the mems."

In 1931, Dr. Seuss Illustrated A Book Called "Boners"

In other news: Some of us never left 5th grade.

First Look: Wisconsin Supper Clubs by Ron Faiola

What's a supper club? That's perhaps a harder question to answer than <i>where</i> is a supper club; the answer to that is the Upper Midwest, specifically Wisconsin and neighboring states. In his new book <b>Wisconsin Supper Clubs: An Old-Fashioned Experience</b>, writer/filmmaker Ron Faiola attempts to the former …

Use A French Press to Add Flavor to Your Beer

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Interested in pushing beers to the boundaries of flavor, several years ago the folks at Dogfish Head created a device called Randall the Enamel Animal. This device connects a keg faucet to a canister holding fresh hop …

Recipe: Chopped Kale, Farro & Chickpea Salad

Bring 2 cups of water to a boil in a 2-quart saucepan over medium-high heat. Stir in 1/4 teaspoon salt and the farro. Reduce the heat to low and …

The Must-Do List -- Salty Peanut Brown Butter Cookies

My To-Do list grows more often than it shrinks. Spice cabinets and pantry drawers need reorganizing, doors require repainting and book shelves scream for clearing. (I need to accommodate my addiction for coookbook acquisition.)<p>I did manage to clear out three linear feet of shelf space to organize a …

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IBM makes stop-motion film using atoms as pixels

It took 10 days of 18-hour shifts to get each frame right.<p>IBM has made a stop-motion film—<i>A Boy and His Atom—</i>using individual molecules as pixels, in …

How to Make Oreos with Dutch Cocoa Powder

Homemade Oreo-style cookies can be made a variety of ways. In this recipe, the strong yet delicious taste of Dutch cocoa powder is combined with …

YouTube celebrates anniversary of VCR with silly VHS feature

Google likes to celebrate the birthdays and anniversaries of various people who contributed to the world, as well as technological breakthroughs. For …

lentil and chickpea salad with feta and tahini

I have an uneven history with chef cookbooks. I have learned the hard way more often than I’ve wished to that just because I might enjoy sitting down …

Simple Polenta

32<p>1<p>Shares 33<p>I’ve been a busy boy the last few weeks, hunkering down finishing a project that’s I’m working on night-and-day. And unfortunately, it’s …

Homemade Mustard

1K<p>33<p>8<p>Shares 1K<p>A few years ago, The Art of Living According to Joe Beef – which calls itself “A Cookbook of Sorts” – landed in my kitchen. I wasn’t …