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2015 is getting an extra second and that's a bit of a problem for the internet

On June 30th at precisely 23:59:59, the world’s atomic clocks will pause for a single second. Or, to be more precise, they’ll change to the uncharted time of 23:59:60 — before ticking over to the more worldly hour of 00:00:00 on the morning of July 1st, 2015. This addition of a leap second, …

DARPA’s Super Quiet Motorcycle Moves Ahead

Two wheels and under 55 decibels<p>In the near future, America’s enemies may soon learn that death comes on two wheels. First announced last year, the SilentHawk is a motorcycle for special forces, the kind of dirt bike someone would want in an apocalypse. Development on the motorcycle started last …

Special Forces

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

5 (New!) Ways to Top Avocado Toast

From salsa verde to toasted nuts, here are 5 creative ways to mix up your avocado toast<p>Avocado toast is soo last year. Actually, now that we mention it, we’ve been singing the praises of avocado toast for at least two years now.<p>Despite all the new ways we’re topping our toast this year, we’re still …

The 5 Best New Cocktail Bars in America 2014

These are the 5 best new cocktail bars in America, from a grown-up New Orleans bar to a Texas tequila and mezcal specialist<p><b>The only thing I like to do more than eat</b> when traveling for the Hot 10 list is drink (responsibly and with pretty high standards, of course). Here, the best new cocktail bars …

New Orleans

60 Quick, Last-Minute New Year's Eve Appetizers

These are some quick and easy last-minute appetizers for your New Year's Eve party.<p>After all the shopping, cooking, and entertaining for Christmas, New Year's Eve sneaks up on you like a lion stalking a zebra. Whether you're hosting a party or attending one, you need to be armed with a bottle of …

The 12 Best Sushi Restaurants In New York City

To be sure you're experiencing only the very best sushi in New York City, we turned to the experts at The Infatuation to help us compile a list of all the city's best sushi spots.<p>Many of them are "omakase," or chef's selection, which are usually a series of dishes progressing from lightest to …

Google Earth

How to Make (the Best Ever) Hash Browns 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: Food52 alum Catherine Lamb is showing you how to make hash browns miles better than your nearest diner,</i> …