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Large Hadron Collider ready to embark on an unprecedented voyage of discovery

They have been waiting for this moment for 27-months it is a breathless, anxious wait as scientists scan screens searching for the smallest of signals.<p>Last week CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC) started providing new physics data after a two year shutdown for improvements.<p>The LHC is now initiating …

The Geography of Well-Being

A new index takes a holistic look at America's inequalities. Yes, that's plural.<p>Economic growth has long been the basic metric through which we evaluate economic and social progress. But a growing number of policymakers and experts argue that we need a better way to measure “well being.”<p>In a report …

New England Clam Chowder

136<p>7<p>3<p>Shares 146<p>If you’re not from a place, you don’t have the same nostalgic pangs for the foods, even if some of us invoke Proust when we bite into …

New England

Floating Island

203<p>77<p>3<p>Shares 283<p>When asked about my “desert island” dessert, it takes me about a nanosecond to respond, and I invariably reply that it’d be <b>Œufs à la</b> …

Apple will fight iOS bugs with first-ever iOS Public Betas: 8.3 in March, 9 in summer

In an effort to eliminate bugs from upcoming iOS versions ahead of their general releases, Apple plans to launch the first-ever public beta program for the iOS operating system, according to multiple people briefed on the plans. Following the successful launch of the OS X Public Beta program with …

Just A Bit Of DNA Helps Explain Humans' Big Brains

Scientists studying the difference between human and chimpanzee DNA have found one stretch of human DNA that can make the brains of mice grow significantly bigger.<p>"It's likely to be one of many DNA regions that's critical for controlling how the human brain develops," says Debra Silver, a …

Genetics

New report: Cholesterol in food not a concern

<b>(CNN) —</b> For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.<p>On February 10, The Washington Post published a headline that got a good amount of attention: "The U.S. government is poised to withdraw longstanding warnings about cholesterol."<p>Every five years, the …

Nutrition

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

Personal Finance

Drones could be used to seek out arteries to prevent heart attacks

New trials suggest microscopic stealth drones could be used to seek and repair damaged arteries and prevent heart attacks<p>Scientists have carried out trials using microscopic drones that could be used to seek and repair damaged arteries, preventing heart attacks and strokes.<p>Researchers have …

I have always been a fan of jade plants, and I have quite a few of these popular houseplants in my collection. Jade plants are not particularly fussy, but they like to be pot-bound and it dawned on me recently that the jade plants in my greenhouse have been in the same pots for probably ten years! Don't miss my blog post explaining how to re-pot these lovely plants: http://shout.lt/pD4s

How to make branch candle holders

I love sets of things and especially the simplicity of just changing the size of something a bit but keeping the same material. You too? Pop on over …

Gardening 101: How to Make a Closed Terrarium

My first terrarium was an elaborate landscape, with little figurines holding hands on a park bench among the mossy plants. It convinced me heaven …

Handpainted Tiffin Carriers from The New Domestic

8 Comments<p>Just dropping in to show you these adorable hand painted Tiffin Carriers (just new) from The New Domestic! I ran across these adorable tins …

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Founded in 1995, Slant Studio’s projects range in scale from houses to live/work conversions to residential and commercial interiors. We work in a …

Chambray Linens for the Kitchen

​Thick Linen Chambray Apron, $46 from Fog Linen for Provisions by Food52<p>As a big fan of the chambray shirt, my motto has become <i>why stop at the …

Sewing

Everything You Need to Know About Molasses

When it's time for fall and winter baking, dark, sticky molasses gets pulled out from the back of my cabinet. There's no replacement for the sweet, …

Dessert

19 Perfectly Charming Garden Sheds

Build a little magic in your yard.<p>Check out these incredibly whimsical, cottage-like potting and crafting sheds that look like they're straight out …

DIY: Woven Rope Doormat

Let me begin by saying that weaving your own doormat is a thing to do if you have a lot of spare time and a keen desire to flex your DIY muscles, to …

Black Eyed Pea Salsa with Cheese Quesadillas Recipe

It’s New Year’s and an excellent reason to make a dish with black-eyed peas, a good luck tradition for the new year. Black-eyed peas are great any …

Cooking

Roasted Chicken Ramen

Roasted Chicken Ramen.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 11, 2014 73<p>It’s kind of a secret… but I’m a ramen freak.<p>So very true. I’d probably eat it everyday if I …

Crab Balls From 'Eat: The Little Book of Fast Food'

A crab cake needs only a couple of things to win me over: it has to be mostly crab, and the crab has to be fresh. Those caveats aside, I'm happy to eat nearly any variation. And I was VERY happy to eat Nigel Slater's version from his newest cookbook, <i>Eat.</i> Simple and smart, they only require throwing …

Chris Schlesinger & John Willoughby's Cornbread Salad

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect tailgate salad -- it's portable, meaty (but easily made meatless), and goes great with beer.</i><p>Like bringing lunch to work or pie to a bake sale, if …

Shepherd's Pie Meatloaf With Parmesan Potato Crust and Stilton Sauce Recipe

This shepherd's pie-inspired meatloaf is stuffed with a mixture of carrots and peas. Then it's slathered with Parmesan potatoes, dotted with butter and baked in the oven until browned. Meanwhile, a quick Stilton cheese sauce simmers on the stove, waiting to be served alongside.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>…

Best Meatloaf Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>My Favorite Meatloaf Recipe<p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 45 minutes<p>After years of …

Eggs

How to Make Minestrone Soup Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to make minestrone soup anytime, with ingredients you have handy -- a tutorial from Alicia Sokol of</i> …

Making a Succulent Plant Container Garden

01 of 08<p>Getting Started on Your Succulent Planter<p>Growing succulent plants in a container garden is easy and immensely satisfying. Succulents come in …

Easy DIY Succulent Planter

Upcycle an old bowl, trophy or other favourite receptacle into a pretty succulent planter in just a few steps.<p>167<p>1012

Winterizing Succulents E-Course - successful succulent plant survival

Learn all about how to bring your plants in for the winter, and have them survive and thrive<p>I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates …

Plants

Vegetative Propagation - make more plants with cuttings

How to Make More Plants from Cuttings<p>I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to …