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From ravioli to truffles, check out 15 creative ways to cook with pumpkin puree

Classic pumpkin pie rocks. No dispute there. But that's not the only fantastic dish that you can make with a can of pumpkin puree—we're talking pillowy pumpkin ravioli, delicate pumpkin spice truffles and an over-the-top pumpkin spice cake with gooey salted caramel. Here are 15 creative recipes …

Growing Micro-Brains From Skin Cells Sheds Light On Autism

And a possible way to reverse it<p>To understand the mechanisms behind autism, researchers grew miniature human brains from the stem cells of autism patients. The resulting "brain organoids" revealed that a genetic mutation causes the brain to overproduce inhibitory neurons, which dampens how signals …

Nobel Prize-winning scientist says Obama is ‘dead wrong’ on global warming

In 2008, Dr. Ivar Giaever joined over 70 Nobel Science Laureates in endorsing Barack Obama for president, but seven years later the Nobel Prize winner now stands against the president on global warming.<p>“I would say that basically global warming is a non-problem,” Giaever, who won the Nobel for …

Climate Change

Frozen Mid-Cut: Log Sculpture Shows How Trees Get Sliced

Ever wonder how boards turn from trees into building materials? While not a secret, the process is also not entirely obvious – and rarely this clear …

The Most Unusual Film Genres

The build up to Lars von Trier’s <i>Nymphomaniac</i>, chronicling a woman’s (Charlotte Gainsbourg) erotic experiences from birth to death, is already …

Avant-garde

Is Homemade Butter Worth It?

Rising interest in DIY kitchen projects like canning and home fermentation have many people choosing to make instead of buy, in pursuit of both …

Homemade

Why Chickpeas Are the Perfect Travel Snack: And 8 Recipes to Try!

All this week we've been talking about travel snacks here on The Kitchn. An ideal travel snack is portable, versatile, configurable, and …

Food

Brain cells give insight into Down's syndrome

<b>Brain cells have been grown from skin cells of adults with Down's syndrome in research that could shed new light on the condition.</b><p>US scientists found a reduction in connections among the brain cells and possible faults in genes that protect the body from ageing.<p>The research in the Proceedings of …

The Brain

Naked Chocolate Ice Cream

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p>WHO: drbabs is a longtime Food52er from Long Island.<p>WHAT: The silkiest, most luscious chocolate ice cream you'll ever make.<p>HOW: …

Ice Cream

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Recipe Of The Day: Chicken Shawarma

There are some dishes that feel like they're reserved for eating out, either because they're too much work or we're just not sure how to get that taste at home. Pulled pork is one of those for many in the Northeast. Mole is up there as a reaction to the lengthy (and intimidating) list of …

11 Arrested Development Food Scenes (+ Bluth-Approved Recipes)

Strip down to your jorts, paint yourself blue, and grab the nearest banana: the Arrested Development season premiere is almost here! Whether you’ve been a diehard fan from the beginning or you’ve made a huge mistake and missed the first three seasons, it’s hard not to be swept up in the hoopla. The …

Arrested Development

Memorial Day Salsa You Can Make in Minutes

<b>It's not even June,</b> and you're already sick of bringing food to cookouts. And you're going to attend one this Memorial Day weekend, because it's what people do. And whether you like it or not, you have to bring something, because it's what people do. You don't have hours to marinate chicken thighs. …

Memorial Day Weekend

Homemade Ricotta - With Cow's Milk or Goat Milk

Once you've tasted freshly made ricotta, you can't help but be hooked!<p>The first time I did was in Tuscany. The cheese was so fresh, it was still warm! I'll never forget the experience. How could something so simple be so delicious?<p>Ever since that first bite, I've been seeking out freshly made …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

26 Sausage, Hot Dog, and Condiment Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill

Gallery26 Sausage, Hot Dog, and Condiment Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill<p>Hot diggity dog—few things are faster or more fun to throw on the grill than a good old-fashioned tube steak. Here's our guide to throwing the best possible sausage party, complete with straight-up sausage, things stuffed …

38 Grilling Recipes That Will Make You Want To Be Vegetarian

Hot dogs, schmot dogs. Prepare to fend off jealous carnivores trying to get in on this delicious veggie grilling action.

Cooking

Jeni Chats about Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream's Upcoming Chicago Location

Ever since I first tasted <b>Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream</b> back in 2007, I've been that slightly preachy convert. I've told just about everyone who would listen about the amazing flavor combinations and creamy texture. In fact, I once packed my luggage with pints of the stuff to show off to the Serious …

10 Classic Desserts for Any Season

We're all about seasonal eating around here -- and for good reason. Eating seasonally means you get to savor flavors at their best, and appreciate the ones that won't be around for long. However, as good as a rhubarb pie is in the spring, sometimes you just feel like a plain old brownie. And that's …

Dessert

Banana For an Egg: Vegan Substitutions for 8 Common Baking Ingredients

Annie Shannon knows all about vegan baking substitutions. The food blogger and author of the upcoming <i>Betty Goes Vegan</i> cookbook spent the last couple …

Vegan

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Where Seattle Chefs Eat

Babe Shepherd<br>owner of Red Mill<p><b>What’s your favorite drink and your favorite place to drink it?</b><br>A Manhattan. My rule: “You should never have more than …

Seattle

6 things to do this weekend for $10 or less

1 University District Street Fair<p>10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, University Way Northeast from Northeast Campus Parkway to North 50th …

Exploring London on a Budget

London is a beautiful and unique city that has a lot of different attractions to offer. However, in one of the most expensive cities in the world, sometimes going out and enjoying yourself can become quite pricey and can limit your options. But don't despair, here at Party Earth we've got you …

Marco Rubio Takes On Obama's Transformative Narrative

One of President Obama's central promises as a candidate for the White House in 2008 was that he would transform the culture of Washington and the country's politics.<p>"Change has come to America," he declared the night he won the presidency.<p>There is the hint of a fledgling counter narrative emerging …

Streaming poses ultimate Catch-22

Barry Diller’s new Aereo venture may turn out to be the ultimate Catch-22. Aereo is possible only because of the existence of broadcast television, but broadcasters view it as a threat and have warned that they may stop broadcasting. If that happens, broadcast television and Aereo could both cease …

How to Speak with a British Accent (VIDEO)

I'm in London right now. And as I walk through the streets I can't help but to mimic the accents I hear. But the honest truth is that I'm not so good at it!<p>So, in an attempt to get a London accent right, I took a lesson from a dialect coach.<p>Watch the video. Follow along. And try to get it</b> …

Food vouchers to provide emergency help but prevent spending on alcohol

"Food stamps" arrive in Britain next month, when tens of thousands of vulnerable people will be issued with food vouchers in lieu of money to tide …