Eric Canlas

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Hayao Miyazaki’s Sketches Showing How to Draw Characters Running: From 1980 Edition of Animation Magazine

Earlier this week, we let you know about the animation software used by Hayao Miyazaki's Studio Ghibli coming out in an open source version free to …

Learn How to Code for Free: A DIY Guide for Learning HTML, Python, Javascript & More

This week, we're launching the beginning of a new, ongoing series. We're creating guides that will teach you how to learn important subjects on your …

Programming

Luck Be a Lady

It's a blisteringly cold afternoon in Manhattan, and Danielle Chang is pivoting around her kitchen in slippers, pulling bottles of soy, rice vinegar …

Food & Dining

Stephen Hawking’s Lectures on Black Holes Now Fully Animated with Chalkboard Illustrations

A quick note: This week, the BBC posted the second of Stephen Hawking's Reith Lectures focusing on Black Holes. And, once again, they've animated the …

Stephen Hawking

When the Coffee Machine Is Just a Human

How pour-over takes the automation out of the brewing process: An Object Lesson<p>One of the greatest challenges of the sleepy morning: making coffee without first having coffee to kickstart the neurons necessary to make coffee in the first place. This desperation drives design trends toward equipment …

He Built a Tree in His Daughter’s Room

His little girl wanted a tree she could sit inside and read, so radamshome remodeled her room to include a full-size concrete and steel tree! It has …

3 ways you can use a kettlebell to burn fat and maximize your workout

If your goal this year is to burn fat and maximize your workouts, there’s one fitness tool you need to incorporate into your routine: a kettlebell!<p>You’ve probably seen them at the gym or in our YouTube videos and we’re urging you to give kettlebell-based workouts a try! This amazing tool engages …

Make These Ten Different Dishes Using Just Eggs

The humble egg is one of the most hackable, flexible foods you can eat. There are dozens of ways to make them, and no two ways are alike. In this …

Pakbet (Pinakbet, Filipino Vegetable Stew) Recipe - Chowhound

Pork is easiest to thaw when placed in the refrigerator in its original wrapping. Small roasts will take three to five hours per pound, while larger …

Cooking

Turn Your Goals Into If-Then Statements to Account for Roadblocks

With any goal, pitfalls are usually inevitable. You want to eat healthier but your coworker brings cupcakes. You want to save money but your car …

Learning to Pick Locks Taught Me How Crappy Door Locks Really Are

About a month ago, I picked up a training lockpick set. I’ve always been curious about how lock picking works and how difficult it really is. In the …

Meat and Chinese Chive Potstickers (Guōtiē) Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 16<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

Food & Dining

How To Make the Perfect Cappuccino According to the World Barista Champion (Almost NSFW)

What do I want for Christmas? I'll settle for a little more insight into how to make the perfect cappuccino, the stuff that has reliably kept this …

The 40-Minute Total-Body Barre Workout

Before our first barre class, we wondered if those tiny movements on tiptoe would <i>really</i> benefit our body. But as soon as we stepped foot in the …

Exercise

Homo Spaciens: How humanity will leave Earth behind

Welcome to a BBC Future special series about how we will live beyond Earth.<p>In the timeline of human history, our species’ time spent exploring the Universe outside our planet is a mere blip.<p>Yet in the few short decades since we first ventured into space, our ambitions have switched from simply …

Space Exploration

The 10-Minute Meals Top Health Experts Eat on Crazy Busy Days

In an ideal world, we’d always have plenty of time to whip up and savor a gourmet meal. But in the real world, we often take what we can get and …

7 No-Bake Desserts to Satisfy Late-Night Cravings

The incredible scent of cookies baking in the oven is well worth savoring. But this roundup isn't about that. It's about getting what you need the …

Dessert

One-Pot Filipino Chicken Adobo Is Shockingly Easy to Make

I've never met a cuisine I didn't like, and ethnic dives are among my most regular haunts. But I've never made many of the sought-after dishes at the top of my list: North India's saag paneer, Korea's bibimbap, and Cuban tostones con mojo. I decided it was time to tread through previously uncharted …

Spices

A Provocative Cartoon on Violence in the Holy Land

<i>Editor's note: This video contains depictions of violence that may be disturbing or distressing to some viewers.</i><p>The land between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea has changed hands countless times since the biblical era. In this short film, ​<i>This Land is Mine</i>, the animator Nina Paley uses …

How To Make Pho, A Heavenly Vietnamese Comfort Food

Even if you’ve never tasted Vietnamese food before, it’s likely you’ve heard of the cuisine’s two most popular foods, bánh mì and pho. Pronounced …

Meet Your New Favorite Chicken Recipe, No Takeout Required

<i>The following post was originally featured on Recipe Tin Eats, which is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>5 minutes prep for dinner? Yes please! Especially if it's this juicy pile of shredded chicken coated with a sticky Asian sauce! Make it in your slow cooker, pressure cooker, or on the stove – …

Skip Takeout and Cook Up This Easy, Quick Noodle Dinner Instead

For some, the kitchen can seem pretty intimidating: There are thing-a-ma-bobs and whatcha-ma-call-its and don’t even get us started on that mixture-blender-thing ;) And although you may be afraid to try anything new because you are still trying to figure out how to properly cook a grilled cheese …

grilled cheese

Recipe: Mee Goreng (Malaysian Stir-Fried Noodles)

1. Grind garlic and salt in a mortar. Add the chopped shallots and Sambal Oelek (a Malaysian chili-based condiment), and grind until they form a …

Food

Fall River Chow Mein

One of my favorite food memories growing up was at least once a week going to either Mee Sum or China Royal to get a chow mein sandwich to go. Served …

Slow-cooked, earthy dal: the ultimate Indian comfort food

We’ve really taken ownership of the comfort foods of other cultures. Chicken soup, mashed potato and (whisper it) Heinz tomato soup are the meals that are offered – and sought – during illnesses in my house. But what did my other half ask for recently when he was ill? ‘Could you make me some dal?’ …

Spices

Jade Dumplings with Soy-Sesame Dipping Sauce

The dumplings can be assembled and chilled up to eight hours before steaming.

Cooking