Sherin Kurian

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Rory Young's answer to Can zebras be domesticated and trained to be ridden or draw carriages like horses?

<b>Yes, Zebras can be domesticated</b> <b>and trained</b> <b>but it is not necessarily practical or humane to do so.</b><p><i>Lord Rothschild in his zebra-carriage in London.</i><p>When …

Zebra

How to Keep Anxiety in Check When You're at the Office

I had my first panic attack at 19. It was in the middle of a presentation for my internship. As I stood in front of a panel of the company's …

Cauliflower Stir-Fried with Fermented Bean Curd Recipe

<b>Read more: Chichi's Chinese: Fermented Bean Curd</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons vegetable or canola oil1/2 head cauliflower, cut into 1/4-thin slices3 cloves garlic, smashed3 tablespoons water or stock3 cubes red or white fermented bean curdKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Heat oil …

The return of Kashmir

Newfound peace comes to a divided paradise, where life’s pace is set by echoing calls to prayer and the gentle paddling of colourful canoes in glistening Dal Lake.<p>In India, miles of concrete dominate the crowded urban landscape. But in the remote northern region of Kashmir, the summer capital of …

Kashmir Valley

Better flights in just three steps

A new breed of email alert services can save you money, time and aggravation with up-to-the-minute information on airfare sales, flight delays and newly opened seat assignments.<p>Looking to get away? A new breed of email alert services can save you money, time and aggravation with up-to-the-minute …

Cristina Hartmann's answer to Life Advice: How can I make my life simpler?

Simplicity isn't easy.<p>Two years ago, amidst a crisis and a career change, I decided to simplify my life, get rid of the junk and focus on what I …

Why Engineering Students Need The Humanities

John Horgan makes the case:<p>[I]t is precisely <i>because</i> science is so powerful that we need the humanities now more than ever. In your science, …

Christopher Schuhmacher's answer to What are the different ways to kill time in prison?

Considering I'm incarcerated for murder, maybe 'kill' is not the best choice of words. However, here is my list of 10 ways to pass time in prison. …

Austin City Limits

Allan Nielsen's answer to What is it like to have a photographic memory?

I do not think I fall into the "eidetic memory" category, although I have a superb photographic and auditory memory.<p>There are of course several pros, …

Equations

Christian Lemp's answer to What is it like to be a chef at an expensive restaurant?

Incredibly demanding and rewarding.<p><b>The standards for freshness and quality are non negotiable.</b> All mis en place was made fresh, with fresh …

Mira Zaslove's answer to What should people know about negotiating a deal, position, sale, or any other situation? What are some of the most common mistakes?

<b>Most things in life are negotiable & you can</b> <i>improve your negotiation skills with four easy tips.</i><p>I've spent the majority of my career negotiating and …

Self-help

Oliver Emberton's answer to Why is neediness such a repulsive characteristic?

Let's play a mating game.<p>Put 100 men and 100 women in a sealed room. On each person's forehead, write a random number from 1 to 10, and call that …

Relationships

Has The Smartphone Boom Peaked? Ominous Signs Pile Up

Smartphones, for years the key drivers of consumer technology and the companies that profit from it, may finally be peaking.<p>For the better part of a year, a number of folks have predicted the possibility that we’ve reached the high point of smartphone sales and now are poised to see a long, slow …

Cherry Tomato, Green Bean, and Wax Bean Salad with Herbed Bread Crumbs from 'Kitchen Garden Cookbook'

Fresh tomato salads are, in my opinion, one of the greatest joys of summer. They're even better when you can use tomatoes you've picked yourself. In her new <i>Kitchen Garden Cookbook</i>, <b>Jeanne Kelley</b> pairs this garden staple with snappy green beans and pale yellow wax beans for a crunchy, colorful twist. …

Mango Lassi-sicles

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: How to turn mango lassis into popsicles. Because everything is better on a stick.</i><p>I am sure that the mango on my kitchen counter has suffered …

Fair Trade

A Different Sort of Egg Salad

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Sometimes, a girl's just gotta feel French.</i><p>It’s one of those facts of life – sometimes a girl’s just …

Recipes

A Mexican Menu, From Salsa to Flan

<i>All week long Pati Jinich has served as our Guest Editor. She chose a Wildcard Winner, answered our questions, and shared 4 recipes from her cookbook.</i><p>Pati Jinich's love for Mexican food -- and her understanding of its tastes and history -- come through in everything she makes, including the four …

FRUITY FRENCH TOAST RECIPE - SORTED

How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)

A few years ago, I worked at a web design agency as a product manager. The part of the job I loved the most was working on product with our design …