Shawn Gross

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22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes

Cooking

Want to feel really small? Meet UY Scuti, the largest star in the universe

Looking up at the sky inspires deep moments of introspection and curiosity. It’s easy to feel small under a starry night sky, but in order to begin …

A New Way of Thinking About Spacetime That Turns Everything Inside Out

<i>One of the weirdest aspects of quantum mechanics is entanglement, because two entangled particles affecting each other across vast distances seems to</i> …

The 15 Best Philosophical Movies of The 21st Century

8. Gone Baby Gone<p>Ben Affleck’s best film (and don’t let anyone kid you about Argo, which is good but not this good), Gone Baby Gone is an exploration …

16 Sassy Christmas Cards to Send to Your Frenemy

Brace yourself: Holiday card season is upon us. Whether you’re a strictly DIY holiday card giving pro or you’re embracing the convenience of online e-cards, getting the right card for everyone on your list can be a challenge. This year, instead of crossing your frenemies off your card-giving list, …

Bernie Sanders just gave the most powerful speech of his campaign: Why his socialism address was a defining moment

Situating socialism within the larger American experience, Sanders forcefully challenged free market dogma<p>Bernie Sanders gave a remarkable speech yesterday at Georgetown University. It won’t receive the coverage it deserves, because Sanders doesn’t fit neatly into the media’s preferred narratives, …

2 Simple Turkey Improvements

Here's a simple thing you can do to improve your turkey. Throw out your roasting rack. It's time to kill this old tradition whether you are cooking indoors or outdoors, whether you are roasting a turkey or prime rib.<p>The traditional roasting configuration is a U- or V-shaped wire rack that sits in a …

How to go to space, explained in the simplest and funniest way possible

Do you want to know how to go to space? But is the technical explanation way too complicated for you and all those terms and laws of physics and …

100 Dalai Lama Quotes That Will Change Your Life

The Dalai Lama, his holiness is a world leader that is committed to promoting positive values such as , forgiveness,self-discipline, tolerance, …

Hinduism

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Massive crack in earth mysteriously opens up in Bighorn Mountains,Wyoming

Wyoming

This French tennis player defied physics to basically hit the perfect shot

Benoit Paire lost to Gilles Simon at the Paris Masters, but who cares because he hit *this* shot.<p>How the heck? The ball nearly bounces back over the net and smacks him in the mouth -- which would still be his point, by the way.<p>Paire's racket face is nearly horizontal when he hits the ball. This is …

Tennis

Give Me One Reason (Manic Focus Remix) - Tracy Chapman

Remixes

No Fuss, No Muss: 7 Simple Dinner Recipes Your Family Will Love

Weeknight dinners should full of flavor, not fuss. These easy recipes prove that you can create healthy and delicious meals for your family with minimal hassle.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar, shredded rotisserie chicken and a smoky …

Pacer Player Gets Weird, Blows in LeBron's Ear

hahaha. flat out awesome<p>May 30, 2014<p>If his breath was stinking...could that be called for an offensive foul? #breathMints<p>May 30, 2014<p>Stephenson …

Filmmakers build 7-mile scale model of the Solar System in Nevada desert

Miles from civilization, in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, two filmmakers took on a challenge so big, it was pretty much out of this world. Wylie …

Time-lapse Photography

Here's why the 'arrow of time' points only toward the future, probably

"Why does time pass?" asks <i>The Economist</i>, acknowledging that the question is "so profound that few people would even think to ask it." Many physicists …

Physics

10 (Surprising!) Family-Friendly Travel Destinations

It’s touted as having one of the most inspired food scenes in America, but Charleston scores high on the family-friendly scale for its beachfront …

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17 Ways to Cook With Sumac, Your Next New Pantry Obsession

Sumac is the best seasoning you're not using. It's lemony, astringent, and tangy—and we love adding it to these 17 recipes.<p><b>Sumac isn't a pantry staple across America—yet</b>. But with its bright, astringent flavor and use-it-with-everything versatility, this deep red Middle Eastern spice is ready for …

Cooking

10 Best PlayStation 4 Games (So Far)

Gaming<p>10 Best PlayStation 4 Games (So Far)<p>Monday, June 1st, 2015<p>Source: Gamespot<p>Sony’s PlayStation 4 is now well into its second full year on the …

GOOD NIGHT MY FRIENDS.....

Simply stunning! Thanks sweet friend Maria, good night and sleep well.<p>Jul 28, 2015<p>Thanks friend +Edward Lim Good night...<p>Jul 28, 2015<p>+Maria Herodt …

Deflategate: Tom Brady's four-game suspension upheld by NFL

NFL says Brady destroyed phone rather than turn it over to league Patriots quarterback will now miss first four games of NFL season<p>Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension over the Deflategate scandal has been upheld, and the Super Bowl champions New England Patriots will be without their …

NFL

The radical Bernie Sanders idea that could reclaim America for the 99 percent

Bernie Sanders has brought new attention to the perils of inequality. What if he could do even more?<p>Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has electrified the 2016 presidential race with his no-nonsense energy, authenticity, and class-politics platform. Some of his proposals have already made right-wing heads …

The Me, Me, Me of Social Media Might Make You End Up Alone, Alone, Alone

How Social Media Induced Narcissism Can Hurt Relationships<p>The usual band of social networking sites, like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, connect people; that was their mission, is their practice, and continues to be a step towards global connectivity and universal information sharing. But, like …

Social Media

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How Obamacare demoralized doctors and degraded care

About a decade ago, a doctor friend was lamenting the increasingly frustrating conditions of clinical practice. "How did you know to get out of medicine in 1978?" he asked with a smile.<p>"I didn't," I replied. "I had no idea what was coming. I just felt I'd chosen the wrong vocation."<p>I was reminded …