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Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around. The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done pen
It's 157% better than the jarred stuff, and it's always a party sensation—when I share. Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.
Your Super Bowl snack plan is here. Super Bowl Sunday definitely doesn't need to be a day for healthy eating, but we can still add a few more veggies to the spread. The best place to sneak them in? A healthy
When you’re invited to a friend’s house for dinner, it’s impolite to gobble so many of the hors d’oeuvres that you have no room for the rest of the meal. But the stuffed, roasted mini sweet peppers that
There’s something about a bake, be it sweet or savoury, that brings comfort to a cold day – and saves on the washing-up, too It’s a good time of the year for a bake, a great user-upper of all that super-ripe,
A lovely soup made from cans and bought stock. If you want to add a little more to the soup, sauté some chopped chorizo in oil, and top each portion with that instead of the paprika oil. SERVES 8 INGREDIENTS
From her famed Coca-Cola glazed ham to chicken Cosima, Observer Food Monthly’s selection of favourite Nigella Lawson dishes • The 20 best Nigella Lawson recipes: part 2 This may well be – indeed is – smell,
Use very fresh, crisp cucumbers, and always remove every scrap of the green peel, or the result might be bitter. Don't feel you have to use a premium gin for this, but do try to get one with more than
What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy? According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging
SERVES 6 INGREDIENTS For the sauce 125g unsalted butter • 70g golden caster sugar • 50g dark muscovado sugar • 150ml double cream For the sponge 200g medlar pulp • 60g unsalted butter, softened • 85g caster
This recipe produces enough mixture for about 40 birds, but you could make fewer and wrap the rest of the dough tightly in cling film to freeze for future use. It will keep for three months. Defrost for
Homemade sweets and candies are always a pleasure to make and to receive. You could also try adding pure lemon extract and a drop of yellow food colour in place of the rosewater and pink colouring here.
Editor’s note: This year, our Thanksgiving meal is a virtual potluck. Writers and editors signed up to provide one of 11 dishes, then tested recipes and brought contenders to a final taste-off for a vote.
Think about our planet for a second. Earth has an elliptical — oval-shaped — orbit. That means we're closer to the sun for one part of the year and farther away another part of the year. Does that fact
A new wave of students will be graduating over the next few weeks. They’ll be attending award ceremonies knowing they face a challenging future, entering the workplace at a time of turmoil and upheaval.