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The Biggest Mistake You're Making When Roasting Vegetables, According to This Chef

Hold the olive oil, says chef Nick Balla of San Francisco restaurants Duna and Smokebread.<p>Chef Nick Balla isn’t entirely against roasting vegetables …

Recipes

This Dietitian Eats These 5 Foods Every Day — and You Should Too

Whether you're trying to lose weight or you just want to take better care of yourself, a healthy diet is essential. But picking and choosing the most virtuous foods can be tricky on your own. How can you ensure you're getting the vitamins you need? Enough fiber? The right nutrients to slow aging or …

Immune System

How to perfectly season your cast-iron pan

Cast Iron Skillet

A Brilliant Immersive Virtual Reality Demonstration of What Storm Surges Look Like at Different Heights

Dave Malkoff of The Weather Channel explains the concept of storm surge with the brilliant use of a virtual reality camera. Immersed in the center of …

Demonstration

Ribollita: A Taste of Venice Without Leaving Your Kitchen

While Italy is overrun by tourists in the summer, I dream of going in the fall when it’s often less crowded. Yes, the weather is a bit cooler and the …

Recipes

5 Household Cleaner Combinations You NEVER Want to Mix

When faced with grossness at home (read: the whole house has the flu, or you found a cockroach infestation under the sink, or the dog trashed the …

Cleaning

You Should Always Put a Quarter on a Frozen Cup of Water Before a Power Outage

Keep this trick in mind before the next major storm.<p>When a major storm is on the horizon, sometimes packing your bags and leaving home is the safe thing to do. But, if you're worried about the food in your fridge being safe to consume when you return, you're going to want to remember this …

Lifestyle

iPhone apps blasted for selling your exact location - do you have these on your phone?

Your favorite iPhone apps are trading your location info for cash, according to a new report.<p>Rogue app developers have been slammed for allegedly selling real-world data about where you are, or where you've been.<p>Security researchers found more than two dozen apps – including ASKfm, which has 215 …

Apps

Want to Be as Productive as Possible? Try the Pomodoro Technique

No matter what your job, chances are, you probably could be making better use of your time. If you really want to be more productive, but don’t know …

Time Management

How Coconut Oil Went From Superfood to 'Pure Poison'

Just a couple of short years ago, it seemed that coconut oil could do no wrong. Practically out of nowhere, it was being touted incessantly as a …

Coconut

Maria's Pepper Steak Recipe

"My favorite recipes are ones with few ingredients that I normally have on hand and are hard to mess up. You can add more or less of each ingredient …

Recipes

Michigan Rock Hunter Discovers Glowing 'Yooperlites' on Lake Superior Beach

A new type of rock has been found in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, WPBN/WGTU reports. Dubbed "yooperlites" by their discoverer Erik Rintamaki, the …

Lake Superior

The dad who feeds his son burgers almost every day

<b>The BBC's weekly The Boss series profiles a different business leader from around the world. This week we speak to Ethan Brown, the boss and founder of vegan food company Beyond Meat.</b><p>Ethan Brown's 12-year-old son eats a burger almost every day.<p>It may not sound like a diet a parent would want for …

Burgers

16 Aluminum Foil Life Hacks You Didn’t Know About

15. Make your own cookie cutters<p>You can make any cookie cutter out of foil in a few minutes using this instruction.<p>16. Whiten your teeth<p>Mix some …

DIY

Talented One-Armed Musician Brilliantly Performs a Beautiful Violin Arrangement With a Prosthetic Bow Arm

Manami Ito is a woman of many talents. Not only is she a champion Japanese paralympic swimmer and nurse by trade, she also plays the violin …

Paralympics

This Perfume Kept Bugs From Eating Me Alive in Costa Rica — Now, I’m Obsessed

It smells like a luxury fragrance and works like a top-notch bug spray.<p>Costa Rica is home to some seriously gorgeous nature. Its jungles are teeming …

Costa Rica

This Tomato Tart Is So Easy, I Can Tell You How to Make It Over the Phone

By Emily Schultz<p>And I have. Many times.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>The funny thing about working at a food magazine is that everyone you know starts to think of you as their personal food concierge. At around 4:45 p.m. …

Baking

A Month Before a Heart Attack, Your Body Will Warn You With These 8 Signals

1. Chest pain<p>Men and women experience chest pains in different intensities and forms. In men, this symptom refers to the most important early signs …

Heart Attacks

17 Things to Look for the Next Time You Watch Office Space

Nearly 20 years ago (yes, you’re really that old) <i>Office Space</i> forever changed how we look at cubicle life. Like a much funnier <i>Dilbert</i> meets <i>Beavis and</i> …

Silicon Valley

Preventable Heart Problems Killed 415,000 People in 2016. Here’s How to Keep Your Heart Healthy

Heart problems that were “largely preventable” killed around 415,000 Americans in 2016, new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

Biomedicine

Amazon Taught Us Some New Tricks for This Cult Fave Cleaner

One extremely valuable feature of Amazon—one that takes some of the uncertainty out of buying many things sight-unseen—is the power of hundreds, …

Cleaning

America's best new landscape architecture projects revealed

The American Society of Landscape Architects has announced its top new landscape architecture projects in the US, including a remote art centre in …

Architecture

The 3 Traits That Signal a Bad Real Estate Agent

The first step to becoming a homeowner is finding a great real estate agent. He or she is vital to moving you through the home buying process and …

Real Estate

This Easy Art Hanging Idea Is the Next Gallery Wall Trend

Ahh the gallery wall. It's an efficient way to display a lot of art and take up a large swath of wall real estate, making a big visual statement. …

Wall Art

9/11 FOIA Videos: Street-Level Footage, Aerial Shots (Viewer Warning)

17 years after the 9/11 attacks, a series of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits brought against the National Institute of Standards and …

World Trade Center

Inside the Cold War Between Prince Charles and William and Harry

There have always been rumors of significant tension between Prince Charles and his sons, Harry and William.<p>Of course, it would be …

Prince Charles

Foodies Reveal the #1 Crockpot Recipe They Make on Repeat

After months of summer salads and light dishes, we'll admit we're just a bit excited to take out a crockpot and make a hearty meal as soon as the …

Cooking

Baked Garlic Butter Chicken with Mozzarella Recipe

<i>The easiest garlic butter baked chicken with mozzarella. Tender chicken breasts cooked in garlic butter sauce then topped shredded mozzarella cheese.</i> …

Recipes

33 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

Google Maps is a Swiss Army Knife chock-full of hidden navigation, geospatial search, and customization tools. Here's how to unlock your map app's …

Maps

I Retired My Go-To Tomato Sauce for This Spicy Pomodoro

Tomatoes and basil, meet Fresno chiles and chewy, tender rice noodles.<p>Come red sauce season (this is a real season, I swear), there’s a batch of Marcella Hazan’s tomato sauce bubbling on my stovetop at least once a week. It’s too easy <i>not</i> to make: Take a can of tomatoes (whole! peeled! no weird bits …

Italian Food