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If You Love Spanakopita, You Should Really Try Tiropita

Spanakopita is always a must-order for me whenever I visit a Greek restaurant. I love the way the salty, briny feta plays off the green, …

Lessons From Having Acne for 20 Years

“There’s nothing wrong with you.”<p>When you have acne, it seems like everyone has advice for you. Try this cream, avoid stress (good luck with that one), eat this. Walking out the door with a breakout means someone always has something to say. I’ve had acne since I was 14 — I’m 33 now — so I’ve heard …

These Coffee Cake Recipes Will Satisfy Any Sweet Tooth

Not all coffee cakes are made equal<p>Contrary to what the name might suggest (and what Brits might say), a traditional American <b>coffee cake</b> isn't …

The Best Science Documentaries on Netflix in April, Ranked

Knowledge is power and Netflix is our professor.<p>By on<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Sure, Netflix has a bevy …

Spinach Leaf Transformed Into Beating Human Heart Tissue

Using the plant like scaffolding, scientists built a mini version of a working heart, which may one day aid in tissue regeneration.<p>Scientists have found a way to use spinach to build working human heart muscle, potentially solving a long-standing problem in efforts to repair damaged organs.<p>Their …

Biomedical Engineering

One Woman's Immortal Cells Have Saved Hundreds of Thousands of Lives

Imagine this: you’re a physician at one of the most renowned medical institutions in the world. A patient comes in with a very aggressive form of …

8 vegan March Madness recipes, because you don't need meat for the big game

There’s no rule in place that says veganism + basketball fandom can’t go together, and yet it can be <i>so hard</i> to find good vegan March Madness recipes. …

Treat Roasted Broccoli Like Nachos, Save Yourself a Trip to the Bar

Recipes like this are for those nights when you get home from an extra-nasty long day at work and it’s late and you’re exhausted and you <i>really</i> don’t want to cook.<p>You may be dreaming about the cozy bar on the corner where you can settle in with some nachos and beer. But reality intrudes and you …

Recipes

This 5-Ingredient Chocolate Cookie Butter Pie Recipe Will Satisfy Your Biggest Chocolate Craving

The best kinds of recipes are the ones that look a whole lot more complicated to make than they actually are, and this chocolate cookie butter pie fits that description exactly. A chocolate chip cookie crust, filled with cookie butter, caramel, and chocolate — who’d have thought you could make such …

Dessert

Four infinitely adaptable recipes for leftover food

There’s no excuse for throwing away food when these four recipes – adapted from the Cook archive – can turn all manner of leftovers into a sturdy meal for four ... why not leave us your ideas below?<p><b>Claire Thomson’s leftover spaghetti tortilla (main picture)</b><p>For anyone who always makes too much pasta.<p>…

The Keto Casserole Recipes You've Been Looking For

These might be low carb, but they're fully delicious.<p>One of the easiest ways to eat low-carb while filling up on the fats you want is with casseroles. If you’re following the keto diet (short for ketogenic), which cuts back big-time on carbohydrates, casseroles are going to be your best friend. Not …

Wintertime Recipes for the Slow-Cooker Obsessed

With even LA feeling wintery with all the rain, and cold sweeping the rest of the country, we’re craving something warm and long-simmered; around …

Cooking

My Experience with a Call Centre

Internet

The Abandoned | Unreported World Shorts | Channel 4

Sociology

Carrot Rice Recipe

Recipe by: Sowmya<p>"Fragrant basmati rice sauteed with carrots, onions, fresh ginger, peanuts, and cilantro. You will be surprised to taste this …

Recipes

4 Restaurant Recipes Requested by Readers, from Eggs to Oysters

Four recipes—for baked eggs, lamb, pasta, and oysters—our readers requested from restaurants in Vermont, Oregon, New Orleans, and New York

New Orleans

In the bowl: Nigel Slater's prawn, lemongrass and coconut recipe

Food in a bowl is the ultimate comfort food. Try this mix of prawn, lemongrass and coconut for an uplifting meal.<p>There is something right about food in a bowl. The hot liquor on your spoon; the warmth of the bowl in your hands; the final scraping of spoon against china – they enable us to feel …

Recipes