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Best things to do in San Francisco for locals and tourists—Time Out

There's tons of fun things to do in San Francisco, but we took on the seemingly impossible task of narrowing the city's endless offerings down to a …

Machu Picchu: Planning a Trip to the Inca Ruins

No wonder the Spaniard colonists never found Machu Picchu -- five centuries later, getting there is still a challenge. If you don't want to hire a travel agency or wade through the backpacking options in popular guidebooks, considerable due diligence is required to get you to Peru then to Cusco …

Grilled Shrimp With New Orleans-Style Barbecue Sauce From 'The Big-Flavor Grill'

If you've never had New Orleans-style barbecued shrimp, you're forgiven for thinking you're about to see a recipe for shrimp swamped in smoky-sweet BBQ sauce. Instead, get ready for a spicy, vinegary, garlicky, wow-that's-a-lot-of-butter sauce, and have a crusty piece of bread on-hand to soak up …

7 Things That Are Better Grilled Over Charcoal

While not all chefs prefer charcoal over gas, the majority do. That’s because grilling over charcoal infuses the meat, fish or vegetable with a …

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …

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Ranch at Rock Creek in Montana

Glamping may take the fun out of actual camping for some, but that's not the case at The Ranch at Rock Creek. This Montana retreat combines the best from both worlds—unrivaled pampering when you want it and the freedom to go wild and explore.<p>Located 75 miles southeast of Missoula, Montana, this …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

After nine years of research, Numenta finally has apps that mimic the way the brain works (interview)

Jeff Hawkins and Donna Dubinsky started Numenta nine years ago to create software that was modeled after the way the human brain processes information. It has taken longer than expected, but the Redwood City, Calif.-based startup recently held an open house to show how much progress it has …

Google releases findings on how to spot fake reputation builders

Online reputation in the form of Twitter followers, web traffic, and YouTube views can mean big bucks.<p>Modern snake-oil salesmen who want to boast exaggerated popularity on social media or e-commerce websites will happily pay freelancers to inflate their reputation. Google, Twitter, and Facebook, …

Alaska's Monster Salmon: Finding Kings on the Kenai

Here's what it's like fishing the Kenai River: Since 4 a.m., you've been straddling a narrow path on the edge of a rushing current, your back against a steep slope of hard-packed mud. There's barely room to swing the rod, your feet are wet and you can forget about a place to sit.<p>An average joe, …

BBQ Spicy Bourbon Chicken Awesome Grilled Sunday Dinner Idea

<b>6.9K</b> Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 136 Pin It Share 182 Google+ 15 StumbleUpon 6.6K Reddit 0 Email -- <b>6.9K</b> Flares ×<p>BBQ Spicy Bourbon Chicken – Awesome …

Asian Inspired Honey Bourbon Sriracha Sauced Grilled Chicken Wings

Directions<p>Pre-heat your grill to 350 degrees<p>Whisk together all the sauce ingredients. Go ahead and taste test. add more sriracha if you like, more …

30 Brilliant Test Answers From Smartass Kids

When a child’s answer to a question on a quiz or test is incorrect but clever, should they get credit for it? Here are 30 clever test answers that …

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This robot is teaching college kids how to code robotics apps (exclusive)

Robots: they build your Teslas, assemble your iPhones, and now they teach your college kids.<p>The Baxter Robot, created by Rethink Robotics, teaches undergraduate students at the University of California, Berkeley, the principles of using and coding for robots — the same kinds of robots that will be …

Five family-friendly destinations you may not have considered

Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t tell you is how much fun it can be, and that it doesn’t have to be limited to timeshares on …

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

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3 Wood Grills & Charcoal Grills You Should Be Looking At

Get your research done and check out the three best wood grills and charcoal grills on the market to BBQ with.

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

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Pico Iyer’s Santa Barbara

“Don’t even think about the beach!” That’s the counterintuitive advice I foist on every visitor to the idyllic, Mediterranean-style resort town where I’ve been officially based for 50 years.<p>The water’s cold, the sand is speckled with tar, and the harbor—or pelican-haunted Stearns Wharf—is much more …

How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

Machine learning is way easier than it looks

It’s easy to believe that machine learning is hard. An arcane craft known only to a select few academics.<p>After all, you’re teaching machines that …

What You Need To Know About Node.js

Node.js, a framework that’s been around since 2009, is making a big impact in web programming circles.<p>With disciples in Microsoft, Yahoo, LinkedIn and PayPal, developers have not only heard of the merits of Node.js, but they’re either using or learning it now.<p>Consumers may have heard that Node.js …

Blockbuster Toy Rainbow Loom: Weaving, Rubber Bands, And Digital Literacy

Rainbow Loom is not just a craft set. It may also be a portal to digital literacy.<p>When I recently bought Rainbow Looms for my two sons (6 and 8), I discovered that this is really a tangible/virtual hybrid toy. They sit for hours, searching, starting, and stopping instructional YouTube videos on the …

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Grilled Brussels Sprouts with Chanterelles

8 Servings<p>Letting the mushrooms cook undisturbed is the best way to get a good sear. Resist the urge to stir until they’re browned.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds brussels sprouts, trimmed, halved<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>4 ounces thick-cut bacon, …

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My Thai: Grilled Turmeric Chicken (Gai Yang Khamin)

Growing up, the "yellow grilled chicken" was what I looked forward to every time we went on a family train trip out of town. Back then, if there was any street (in this case, train track) food I obsessed about, it was this turmeric-tinted grilled chicken secured with partially-split bamboo, hawked …