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Here's the real reason artificial intelligence could be a threat

Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk are just a few notable people who have warned about the perilous consequences associated with developing AI systems.<p>"The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race," Hawking cautioned last year.<p>Musk …

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Spiced Salmon Kebabs

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Here's a little trick: Thread salmon pieces onto two skewers so they don't flip and spin every time you turn them on the grill.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh oregano<p>2 teaspoons sesame seeds<p>1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>1 teaspoon kosher …


Snapper Escabèche with Chiles, Garlic, and Oregano

4 Servings<p>Because it’s so delicate, the flesh can break down when marinated first, sometimes causing the fish to fall apart. A post-grill bath delivers flavor without compromising texture.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more for grill<p>½ bunch oregano<p>1 Scotch bonnet or …


Tomato and Cabbage Tabbouleh

8 Servings<p>A proper tabbouleh will be mainly vegetables and herbs, with just a smattering of bulgur threaded through.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup bulgur (not quick-cooking)<p>½ medium head green cabbage, cut into 1”-thick wedges, then very thinly sliced crosswise (about 4 cups)<p>1 small sweet onion …

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The Negroni Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Rejoice! This 1:1:1 ratio will be the easiest cocktail recipe you’ll ever …

Boozy Watermelon Rosemary Lemonade Recipe on Food52

How a Professional Cinematographer Breaks Down a Script

Great cinematographers don't just show up on set, capture some images, and call it good. They work tirelessly and meticulously though the …


Only 2 Steps and 5 Ingredients Stand Between You and This Ice Cream

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: A spectacular summer ice cream recipe with just two steps and five ingredients.</i><p>Summer means ice cream, …

Bobby's Crunch Burger

4 Servings<p>It might sound radical, but adding water to the pan makes total sense: The steam will help cook the burger through, while preserving moisture at the same time.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Coleslaw<p>½ cup mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar<p>1 tablespoon finely grated yellow onion<p>2 …

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The BA Burger Deluxe

Makes 4 Servings<p>Five ingredients and five steps will get you to burger heaven. Want to take this summer cook-out staple to the next level? Check out our recipe for the Butcher's Burger, which includes three different cuts of beef. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential …

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Texas-Style Smoked Brisket

12 to 16 Servings<p>Beef brisket and a backyard smoker: It doesn't get any more "Texas" than that.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 10–12-pound whole beef brisket, fat trimmed to 1/4-inch thickness<p>1/3 cup kosher salt<p>1/3 cup freshly ground black pepper<p>Equipment<p>A charcoal grill and a drip tray<p>A chimney …


Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …


Best-Ever Barbecued Ribs

8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 2 min<p>Got nothing but time on your hands? Cook these really low and slow. Set the oven at 300° and start checking the ribs after 3 hours. But don’t sweat it; they’ll be super-tender either way. Watch the step-by-step video here.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ …


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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Spicy Bourbon-Citrus Cocktail

Makes 16 Servings<p>The ice in this spicy grapefruit cocktail dilutes the drink over time, so you can keep sipping well into the party.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 Fresno chiles, halved lengthwise, plus 1 whole, for serving<p>1 750 ml. bottle bourbon<p>1¾ cups dry vermouth<p>1¾ cups fresh grapefruit juice<p>1 …


Sparkling Tarragon Gin Lemonade

6 Servings<p>Muddling extracts essentail oils to deliver maximum herb impact. Tarragon flavors the boozy lemonade here, but basil makes an excellent sub.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>10 large sprigs tarragon<p>2 lemons, thinly sliced<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>3/4 cup gin<p>3/4 cup St-Germain (elderflower liqueur)<p>1/3 cup …

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Coffee "S'mores" Pie

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Graham Cracker Crust<p>9 whole graham crackers, ground finely in a food processor<p>2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>2 tablespoons Nutella<p>1 ounce semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, melted<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>Coffee Ganache<p>12 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (do …

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Grilled Chicken Tacos

4 Servings<p>These chicken tacos are made with thighs, which are more flavorful than chicken breasts; plus, they're less expensive. Put them to work in any fast weeknight preparation, starting with these spiced tacos.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium onion, cut into wedges, keeping root intact<p>2 garlic …