Adriana Ramos

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Tick tock: keep your heart healthy, with or without the new 'wonder' drug

Cardiovascular disease continues to be the world’s biggest killer, accounting for one in three of all deaths​;​ so little wonder a new drug - billed as the biggest breakthrough since statins - has been hailed as heralding a new dawn in heart treatment, this week.<p>In Britain, 200,000 people will …

7 Easy, Fancy Meatless Mains — Recipes from The Kitchn

Often, when you think of a fancy dinner, you might first think of meat — things like roast chicken, poached fish, and seared steak. But it's just as …

An Asteroid the Size of the Statue of Liberty Will Whiz Past Earth Tomorrow. Here's How to See It

An asteroid the size of the Statue of Liberty will zoom past Earth on Tuesday.<p>The asteroid, dubbed 2010 WC9, is about the size of a football field …

This Cauliflower and Date Salad Is the Best Side Dish

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food

These Creamy Mustard Pork Chops Will Make You Dream of Paris

If you have a hankering for pork chops on a weeknight, these skillet pork chops are calling your name. Bathed in a creamy pan sauce fragrant with …

Recipes

10 After-School Snack Ideas Parents Can Feel Good About — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have a 6-year-old and a 3-year-old who come home from school every day <i>begging</i> for snacks, no matter how hearty a lunch I pack for them. The …

Here’s Our Simple Secret to an Amazing Omelet

Omelets can be scary: it’s like the entire population of France is watching, just waiting for you to mess up. But the good news is there's no one way …

People Are Straight-up Obsessed With These 32 Ridiculously Clever Products On Amazon Prime

One minute a product is just a glimmer in the eye of some clever inventor or designer — then suddenly you look around, you talk with your friends, …

SpaceX successfully launches the world’s most powerful rocket

At long last<p>SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, this afternoon and soared to space, carrying its payload — CEO Elon Musk’s red Tesla Roadster — into orbit. The Falcon Heavy’s first flight is finally over, and despite a fudged landing in the ocean, the rocket has …

26 Apps to Make Your Phone the Best Personal Assistant Ever

A mobile device loaded with the right apps can truly help a person get ahead in business and life.<p>A mobile device loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay informed, relax and save money. Here's a fresh list of apps more than two dozen high achievers are using every …

Apps

The Crêpe-Making Hack We’re Flipping For

Ah, the crêpe, that paper-thin disk of soft and pliable dough. The pancake’s skinny cousin. Fill them, fold them, snack them. Wrap one in a cone of parchment paper and pretend you’re on the streets of Paris. Circular snacks just begging to be stuffed and eaten, either sweet <i>or</i> savory.<p>On an …

Use This Simple Trick to Determine Whether an Avocado Is Ripe Inside

Isn't it disappointing to cut into an avocado you've been nurturing to perfect ripeness only to find a brown, slimy mess inside? Avocados are usually …

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7 Useful Tips for Cooking with Herbs

What's one of the biggest differences between a good cook and a <i>great</i> cook? They love herbs and they know how to use them. But let's face it — getting …

12 Things You Can Do with Silicone Muffin Cups (Besides Bake Muffins)

I love thinking outside the box—or bowl, or spoon, or whatever—when it comes to kitchen gadgets and tools. Many common gadgets have uses beyond what they're sold for, and it makes them so much more valuable than those one-trick gadgets that you seldom use. And it's just plain fun to be …

Stash These Oven-Dried Tomatoes in the Freezer Now

<b>Prep the tomatoes:</b> Rinse the tomatoes under cool water and pat dry.<p><b>Slice and core the tomatoes:</b> Slice the tomatoes in half lengthwise and remove the …

Tomatoes

The Best Way to Keep Salad Greens Fresh

Buying a big bag of salad greens or lettuces is a great, economical way to get your veggie servings, but we've all dealt with the frustrations of …

Make Roasted Garlic in 15 Minutes with This Trick

With its deep, rich flavor, roasted garlic makes anything it touches taste totally luxurious. While it requires some patience when it cooks in the …

Cooking

10 Important Tips for Cooking Better Chicken

Whether you always choose lean chicken breasts, make a beeline for super-flavorful thighs, or simply love a crispy-skinned whole bird, there's no …

Cooking

Why You Should Still Make the Salad Dressing from Scratch

Making salad dressing from scratch is nearly as fast and easy as shaking up a store-bought bottle, and the taste is <i>exponentially</i> better than even the …

Healthy Eating

How to Cut a Pineapple Like a Badass

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I remember the first time I saw one of the Salvadoran prep cooks at a restaurant where I worked slice up a pineapple for us to eat as a cool snack on a particularly hot night. The pineapple was great, but the truly awesome part was the way in which she prepared …

A Genius Cleaning Tip

(Image credit: Kelli Foster)<p>A few weeks ago we published a roundup of the best ways to clean the kitchen with a lemon. In the comment section of that …

The Easiest, Fastest (3-Minute!) Way to Grill Fish

A few years ago, <i>Bon Appétit</i> ran a story on “plancha”-style cooking featuring chef Eric Ripert and a slate-grilled summer menu. The photos of steak searing, sourdough bread charring, and all the summer vegetables caramelizing on a smoking-hot slab nearly had me running to Home Depot to buy untreated …

How To Perfectly Dice Any Tomato

(Image credit: Christine Han)<p>Diced tomatoes are paramount to summer salads and sides. This benign task is easily overlooked, in part because there …

The 11 most beautiful apps of the year

We think the most beautiful apps of the year use color creatively, simplify otherwise annoying experiences, and spark our imaginations with stunning game environments. They feature a strong attention to detail, along with a smart overall design that matches the function and feel of the app.<p>These …

Apps

China Says It Will Shut Down Its Ivory Trade in 2017

Almost a million elephants roamed Africa 25 years ago. Assessments of their population now vary but suggest there are fewer than half that many. The main reason for the decline is ivory. Despite a 1989 ban on ivory trade, poachers continue to kill elephants for their tusks.<p>Now China, the …

Destinan mil mdp a salvar a la vaquita

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO.<p>El plan de acción para salvar a la vaquita marina de la extinción en el que participarán las fundaciones de Leonardo DiCaprio y Carlos Slim costará mil millones de pesos y tiene como uno de sus principales objetivos brindar opciones productivas a las comunidades pesqueras de San …

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

Dessert

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iPhone: Do not force quit apps by swiping them away, warn experts

One of the biggest mistakes on the iPhone doesn't look like a mistake. In fact, it looks helpful.<p>But potentially millions of people are wasting time, …

8 Ways to Get the Most Out of the All-New Flipboard

Our latest update has arrived! It was created to quickly connect you to the things you’re most passionate about in the world and in your own work, life and play. Here are eight ways it can benefit you as a reader, curator and all-around inquisitive person.<p>Ready to get started?<p><b>It’s one place to keep</b> …

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