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5 Madly Delicious Ways to Make Meatballs

<b>1. Swedish Meatballs</b><p>Delicate, bite-sized and covered in a light cream gravy -- what's not to love about Swedish meatballs? Spear them with toothpicks for a party or spoon them over lightly buttered egg noodles for dinner. Either way, make extra -- they disappear quickly! <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …

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These 18 Culinary School Recipes Will Save You $40,000 in Tuition

Master these 18 classic culinary school recipes, from beef stock to roast chicken, and you'll save yourself $40,000 in tuition

Cooking

Australian study finds Egyptian mummies may date back to 4,500BC

New research shows ancient mummification practice was happening 1,500 years earlier than previously thought<p>The ancient Egyptian practice of mummification may date back 1,500 years earlier than previously thought, an Australian-led study has discovered.<p>The findings, led by Macquarie University …

Australian Universities

How To Calculate Your Exact Commute Times In Rain And Snow

License plate-reading cameras in London allowed civil engineers to make some amazing calculations for commuters.<p>Seeing some snow outside? Better budget in 7.6 percent more travel time for your morning commute.<p>In a new study, a team of civil engineers calculated incredibly precise numbers for how …

Toro Bravo's Radicchio Salad with Manchego Vinaigrette

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect holiday salad -- with 2 secret tricks for making all your salads better.</i><p>When we think about making our everyday salads better or swankier or more …

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Vitamin supplements are waste of money, say scientists

Research suggests diet supplements taken by one in three Britons have no clear health benefits and might even be harmful<p>Poll: do you take vitamins?<p>Vitamin supplements almost never have health benefits, are a waste of money and could even be harmful, a group of scientists said in a damning …

23 Delicious Dips For A Veggie Platter

Because store-bought hummus is for alone time, not your holiday party.

Ferran Adrià at Harvard: The Evolution of Culinary Theory

<i>Harvard University's third annual Science & Cooking public lecture series brings chefs from around the world to lecture on the intersection of science and cooking. And</i><p>Eater Boston editor Rachel Leah Blumenthal is on the scene. This week: <b>Ferran Adrià</b>.<p>Harvard's Science & Cooking lecture series …

Discover The Ultimate Sauce For Seafood

It’s oceans better than cocktail or tartar<p>The right accompaniment to crab cakes, lobsters, and shrimp can be transformative. Squirt a little lemon juice on a stone crab claw and you’ll immediately notice the difference. The crab, somehow, tastes more like crab.<p>But beyond a spritz of citrus, most …

Almost Instant Chai

<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: Megan Scott of The Joy Kitchen shares the key to a perfect cup of chai.</i><p>We probably have coffee shops to thank for the widespread consumption of …

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The Smarter You Are, The Stupider You Are

Education is necessary if democracy is to flourish. What good is the free flow of information if people can't make sense of it? How can you vote your own interests if you don't understand the consequences of policy choices? How can you know what's best for you or your community?<p>A recent study by …

Bucatini with Butter-Roasted Tomato Sauce

We love the way that roasting intensifies the flavor of canned tomatoes. While we're pretty obsessed with the texture of bucatini, a strand pasta with a hole running through it, this dish is every bit as delicious with spaghetti, linguine, or even rigatoni.<p>Ingredients<p>8 garlic cloves<p>¼ cup (½ stick) …

Italian Food

Little kids need conversation to pick up language - Futurity

By speaking directly to their toddlers, parents can help them learn to process language more …

Berry-Citrus Salsa Created by a Mexican Legend

<b>By Nancy Zaslavsky</b><p>I learned how to make radiant blackberry-citrus table salsa 20 years ago in the mountains of Michoacán, due west of Mexico City. The late José Cacho, a tireless advocate of the state and force behind the restoration of the pueblo of Tupátaro's important Templo de Santiago Apóstol …

A History of the Cake Mix, the Invention That Redefined 'Baking'

From their invention in the Depression to their postwar popularity, cake mixes are an expression of American ingenuity (and marketing)<p>Before you turn up your nose when your mom offers to bring a box of cake mix to your house the next time she visits, consider the story of how the much-maligned …

Dessert

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Farmhouse Cream Cheese from 'Mastering Fermentation'

If you have never made your own cream cheese, this week is the week to start. And you should do so with <b>Mary Karlin</b>'s recipe in <i>Mastering Fermentation</i>. Made with a one-to-one ratio of cream to whole milk, this creamy spread is unabashedly rich and totally worth every bite.<p>Cream cheese is super easy …

Clark's Oyster Bar's Cioppino

This cioppino recipe uses bottled clam juice, a smart shortcut to a robust broth. Recipe by Tom Moorman and Larry McGuire, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Austin<p>Ingredients<p>Broth<p>2 tablespoon olive oil<p>1 medium onion, finely chopped<p>4 garlic cloves, chopped<p>1 teaspoon dried basil<p>1 teaspoon dried oregano<p>½ teaspoon …

Seafood

Roasted Apple Butter

<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: Carey Nershi from Reclaiming Provincial makes butter from whole apples -- peels, cores, and all.</i><p>Apples are the harbingers of fall in many places, …

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Big Pic: Frog That Got Too Close To A Rocket Will Make You Laugh, Cry

This frog launched into the air by the LADEE rocket will fill you with emotions you didn't know you could produce, is what I'm saying.<p>So: Space Frog. What can we say about this Space Frog? A quick eulogy perhaps, since this frog, which apparently got too close to the LADEE spacecraft launchpad last …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

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Hillary Clinton to speak on Syria

Hillary Clinton will make her first public remarks about Syria on Monday when she makes a visit to the White House for an unrelated event, a Clinton aide told POLITICO.<p>The comments, the first since an unidentified aide said last week that the former secretary of state supports President Barack …

Found At Sea: 30 Tons Of Hashish, On Fire

A fire aboard a cargo ship in the Mediterranean Sea was set in order to get rid of 30 tons of hashish, according to officials in Italy and Malta. Authorities had approached the Gold Star, a Tanzania-registered ship, for an inspection Friday afternoon. But members of the crew reportedly set fire to …

Watermelon Tomato Salad with Cumin and Fennel

<i>In Cooking from Every Angle, we hear from our fearless leaders: Food52 co-founders Amanda & Merrill.</i><p><i>Today: Amanda shows us a new take on watermelon tomato salad.</i><p>The first time I tasted watermelon tomato salad was in the late 90s at a steak house on the Upper East Side, not a place you expect to …

Recipes

Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

How to Make Authentic Shoyu Ramen at Home

An intensive 3-day-long recipe project to make authentic Japanese-style shoyu ramen at home, from the pork and the stock to the noodles and the toppings

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Ancient Astronomical Calendar Discovered in Scotland Predates Stonehenge by 6,000 Years

A team from the University of Birmingham recently announced an astronomical discovery in Scotland marking the beginnings of recorded time.<p>Announced …

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