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This One Trick Will Make Your Pasta So Much Better

There are few dishes as satisfying as a steaming plate of pasta, especially when it’s enjoyed at the end of a long day. But in addition to the …

Cooking

Everything you need to know about smoker's cough

People who smoke often develop a cough. This cough is caused by the body clearing out the chemicals that enter the airways and lungs through tobacco …

American Cancer Society

US Customs can search phones but not data stored in the cloud

If you're entering or exiting the US anytime soon, take note: border officials can search your devices with or without probable cause, but they can't touch anything stored <i>solely</i> in the cloud. Acting US Customs and Border Protection commissioner Kevin McALeenan has revealed the limit of the …

5 Protein Powder Types You Should Consider Trying

Protein powder has become a staple in the serious bodybuilder’s regimen because of its numerous health benefits especially for post workout …

Nutrition

A New Trick for Male Birth Control: Switching Off Sperm's Power | WIRED

Author: Megan Molteni. Megan Molteni Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.15.17.<p>Time of Publication: 4:03 pm. 4:03 pm<p>Scientists Found Sperm’s Power …

The 3-Ingredient Pizza Crust That Rocks Our World

If you've ever made your own pizza crust, it was probably either for a special occasion or during a cooking class. It just feels so... gourmet. Which …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

10 of Canada's best lesser-known national parks

To mark its 150th anniversary, Canada is offering free entry to its stunning national parks. But which to pick? We select 10 lesser-known wildernesses<p>Canada has vast swathes of unspoiled nature, from coasts to mountains to tundra and frozen Arctic deserts. While some of these spectacular landscapes …

National Parks

Russia develops hypersonic 4,600 mph Zircon missile

The race to develop an unstoppable and unbeatable weapon capable of defeating all the military defense systems in the world is getting much too close for comfort.<p>According to multiple reports, Russia is expected to begin production soon of its 3M22 Zircon, a hypersonic missile that will travel …

The 15 most useful Google apps you never knew existed

Google can be your best friend when it comes to searching for answers or information online. Millions of people use it every day, but only few can …

Why the Mediterranean diet is still the best way to lose weight

The diet industry is riddled with fads — from gluten-free to intermittent fasting to juice cleanses. But one popular healthy eating plan has been …

Famous cocktails invented in NYC bars

Many things were invented in NYC: In 1914, we invented the Reuben sandwich, forever changing your Jewish deli experience; in the early 1970s, we gave …

Hearty Vegan Recipe: Kidney Bean and Coconut Curry

Drain and rinse the soaked kidney beans. Fill a large saucepan with enough water to cover the kidney beans and bring to a boil. Add the beans and …

The Complete Guide to Mastering Chinese Dumplings at Home

The recipes, tools, and tips you need for the endlessly adaptable one-bite marvel<p>Dumplings may be the perfect food: protein, vegetable, and seasoning …

How to Make a Motherboard Cake

Los Angeles baker and author Rosanna Pansino of <i>Nerdy Nummies</i> demonstrated how to make a Motherboard Cake, one of the many creations found in her …

Geek

The Mediterranean Diet Food Pyramid [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Mediterranean Diet food pyramid tells you exactly what foods you should eat, and how much you should eat of each.<p>Over the past few weeks, we've …

Mediterranean Diet

7 Ways to Use Up Leftover Coffee

Maybe you had to run out the door before finishing your freshly brewed pot or you simply made too much, but whatever the case, you have leftover …

Italian Polenta Cake with Mascarpone Cream: Traditional Italian Recipe

Cuts into 6-8 slices<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 tsp butter and flour, for the tin/pan<br>• 100 g/3 ½ oz. / ¾ cup plain/all-purpose flour<br>• 40 g/1 ½ oz. / ¼ cup …

Basic French Toast Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Italian Biscotti: Traditional Italian Recipe

Makes 26-28<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>150 g/5 oz./ 2/3 cup (1 ¼ sticks) butter<br>• 200 g/7 oz./1 cup caster/superfine sugar<br>• ¼ tsp vanilla extract<br>• 1 small/medium egg. …

Say goodbye to kale: the superfood trends for 2017 - and five new ingredients to watch

According to Mintel’s 2017 global food and drink report, plant-based diets are set to explode into the mainstream this year, which makes sense, given that veganism has grown a staggering 360 per cent in the last decade. But never mind growing your own, they’re going to get extremely hi-tech. …

​Your complete beginner's guide to renovating a house

Isn’t it great that you don’t have to buy heaps and heaps of building materials to build a house from scratch? You can simply take an old existing …

Home Improvement

E.U. loophole counts wood energy as “carbon neutral.” It’s not.

As American foresters ramp up logging to meet the growing demand for wood pellets by power plants on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean, a new …

8 Natural Remedies to Prevent Kidney Stones

By Hrefna Palsdottir<p>Kidney stones are a common health problem for many people.<p>Passing these stones can be incredibly painful. And, unfortunately, …

The Case for Eating Butter Just Got Stronger

This article originally appeared on Time<p>It looks like butter may, in fact, be back. The creamy condiment is a “middle-of-the-road” food, …

17 useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies

Crunchy and sweet!

An Egg and Cheese Bread That Will Float Your Boat

Go make khachapuri adjaruli, the Georgian flatbread best enjoyed by tearing pieces off the ends and dunking them into the melty cheese egg</i> …

Breakfast

3 Holiday Cocktails That Are Better Than Christmas

Since it's cold outside, you deserve a treat that'll warm you up. Thanks to these three easy, artisanal cocktail recipes, your kitchen will feel like …

Recipes

The best BBQ food ideas: Meat and fish ideas to veg, desserts and cocktails

If you're planning a World Cup Final party al fresco, don't just throw a few boring bangers on the barbecue: a simple marinade can transform even the cheapest cuts of meat, while vegetables like asparagus and peppers are also delicious when grilled.<p>Here are some of the Telegraph's most tantalising …

BBQ