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Smoothies For Everyone: 6 Muscle-Building Recipes to Try

<b>Not all smoothies are created equal, and sometimes you need a little inspiration.</b> Here are six recipes from Breaking Muscle coaches for all kinds of …

Nutrition

Recipe

It's called pancit puti or white noodles because no soy sauce is added in cooking the noodles.<p>Chicken and waffles is always a winner.<p>Feeding a crowd? …

The Silkiest Carbonara

4 to 6 Servings<p>At Pirelli's restaurant in Rome, chef Barbara Lynch ate what was, for her, the perfect carbonara: The sauce was bright yellow from fresh eggs, and each rigatoni hid cubes of fatty guanciale. In Boston, where Lynch has five restaurants, she set out to master the dish. Her yolk-heavy …

Italian Food

Sally's Baking Addiction Recipe: Blueberry Lemon Scones - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Baking enthusiast Sally McKenney Quinn is the author of the popular blog and cookbook</i> Sally’s Baking Addiction <i>as well as</i> PEOPLE.com<i>‘s newest food</i> …

S'more Fries Are the Next Level of Insane Snacking

A second location of NYC's <b>Sticky's Finger Joint</b> — a spot known for their chicken fingers — opened today in Murray Hill and they're serving a side dish called <b>S'more Fries</b>. The dish is made by topping a boat of French fries with Valrhona cocoa powder, roasted marshmallows, and crumbled graham …

Make Monkey Bread 5 Different Ways Using Store Bought Biscuit Dough From Our Food Network Kitchen!

A single broken gene slashes your heart attack risk

Two new studies have identified mutations that could have a big impact on cardiovascular disease<p>When cholesterol accumulates inside blood vessels, they sometimes burst into clots that block the flow of blood to a person's brain. This is what we call a stroke. But even though doctors have understood …

Drug From Sea Creature Proves Promising Against Ovarian Cancer

Sifting through puddles from the firehose of last week’s American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting brought to my attention some promising news from the world of ovarian cancer. This early efficacy study with a synthetic drug based on a naturally-occurring molecule also demonstrates the …

John Lennon Manuscripts Sell for $2.9 Million at Auction

The works cull from the Beatle's mid-Sixties books, 'In His Own Write' and 'A Spaniard in the Works'<p><b>UPDATE: More than 100 John Lennon manuscripts</b> …

Obama Says 'Time to Turn The Page' on Afghanistan War

<i>Updated 3:14 p.m. E.T.</i><p>President Barack Obama announced plans Tuesday to leave a force of 9,800 American troops in Afghanistan after this year and …

Afghanistan

Defend Your Cubicle With A Nerf Sentry Gun

You'll be the undefeatable champion with this one<p>Tell workplace pen thieves and pranksters how you really feel with a barrage of foam darts. This project hacks a Nerf gun to automatically fire at large heat signatures. Simply replace the toy’s trigger system with a servomotor, wire up a home …

Self Defense

24 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer, doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, …

Cooking

The True Origins of 13 Classic American Foods

Did you know that the series of events that led to the invention of the cheeseburger can be traced from Genghis Khan to a (probably pimple-faced) teenage fry cook in Pasadena? Of course you didn't. But it's still true. Turns out that a lot of the quintessentially American foods we eat every day …

Fast Food

Samsung's Goals for 2012: 'Beating Apple is #1 Priority'

Internal documents included in the second patent trial between Samsung and Apple last week revealed how Apple viewed Android, calling for a "Holy War" against Google and expressing concern about competition from larger-screened, lower-priced Android phones. A new set of documents reported by <i>Re/code</i> …

F.lux Gets Updated To Work Around Your Personal Sleep Schedule

F.lux! If you haven’t heard of it, be warned: once you get used to f.lux, you’ll probably find yourself annoyed whenever you use a computer that doesn’t have it.<p>The theory behind f.lux: your body’s internal clock is largely driven by daylight. Your monitor, and the bright, blue light it emits, can …

The science and magic of pastry

Varying amounts of fat, flour and water in the recipe give the full spectrum of pastry, from delicate tenderness to brittle flakiness<p>If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe. <i>Carl Sagan</i><p>Most pies offer a degree of mystery: a top crust that fuels anticipation …

What gamer type are you?

Where once gamers were just geeks, we know that's not quite true anymore. Outsiders might still see the pale, socially inept bedroom dweller in all …

Ocarina of Time's Hyrule recreated in Minecraft

One clever Minecrafter has recreated the entirety of Hyrule as seen in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.<p><b>One clever Minecrafter has recreated the</b> …

Assassin's Creed is Getting a Board Game

Ubisoft introduces Assassin's Creed: Arena.<p>Ubisoft has announced that its partnered with Cryptozoic Entertainment to bring out an Assassin's …

Ancient native boy's genome reignites debate over first Americans | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For more than 20 years anthropologists have debated whether the first Americans arrived in the New World by walking over a land bridge across the Bering Strait, as millions of schoolchildren have been taught, or by sea from southwest Europe, perhaps in animal-skin kayaks.<p>A new …

Sustainable nuclear fusion breakthrough raises hopes for ultimate green energy

Scientists have moved a step closer to achieving sustainable nuclear fusion and almost limitless clean energy<p>• Explaining nuclear fusion: is it the way to cheap energy?<p>US researchers have achieved a world first in an ambitious experiment that aims to recreate the conditions at the heart of the sun …

Recipe: Fire Cider

Place all of the vegetables, fruits, herbs, and spices in a clean 1-quart jar. Fill the jar with vinegar, covering all the ingredients and making …

Spices

How to get a free Celebi for Pokemon X and Y

Nintendo has just launched the Pokémon Bank, which allows you to store Pokémon, transfer them between generations and, oh yeah, gives you a free …

Cookie Monster: Ancho Chile-Cinnamon Brownies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>One of my favorite winter indulgences is a good Mexican hot chocolate. The way that the melted dark chocolate mingles with the heat from chile peppers is irresistible, yet I've turned that flavor combination into sweets only once …

Omnidirectional treadmill turns Skyrim into a walking experience

A new video from omnidirectional treadmill creator Cyberith shows off how its latest device, the Virtualizer, can be paired with the Oculus Rift for a more immersive experience.<p>In the video above, Cyberith uses the Virtualizer in tandem with virtual reality headset Oculus Rift and Wii remotes to …

15 Bites, Dips & Nibbles for Game Day

In my opinion, it's not Super Bowl Sunday unless there's a table groaning under the weight of as many cheese-laden and bacon-flecked dishes as …

Cooking

How to Reheat Leftovers, from Pizza to Pasta to Eggs

Our ultimate guide to reheating leftovers like pizza, rice, chicken, steak, pasta, pancakes, eggs, fish, vegetables, muffins, coffee, tea, pie, and risotto<p>Yesterday, Gawker's <b>Tom Scocca</b> admitted that he had been reheating pizza wrong his entire life. Rather than warming it up in a toaster oven, …

Cooking

Dunkin' Donuts Cookie Dough and Brownie Batter Donuts Are Actually Really Good

Valentine's Day is on the horizon, which means it's time for indulging in chocolate, cookies and heart-shaped everything. Dunkin' Donuts has just made it really easy to get in the Valentine's Day spirit with two new flavors: the Cookie Dough Donut and the Brownie Batter Donut.<p>As of January 28, both …

Snowden Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked a trove of government documents to journalists last year, was nominated for …