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Meera Sodha’s swede laksa noodle soup recpe

Buttery, earthy swedes and sweet caramelised shallots add smoky magic to this aromatic south-east-Asian noodle soup<p>A wise man (OK, Jay Rayner) once said of laksa’s medicinal properties that “it should be available on the NHS by prescription”, and I agree. With its searing chilli, ginger and garlic …

Recipes

Japanese Startup Will Use Science And Satellites To Create Artificial Meteor Showers

The Japanese company ALE is working on a business concept that combines entertainment with space exploration.<p>The startup has developed a type of artificial meteor that it will launch from satellites, creating man-made meteor showers that can be ordered to light up the sky at specific locations and …

Astronomy

A Creative Barista Devises Method for Pouring Rainbow Foam Lattes | Colossal

<p>Over the last few days Las Vegas-based barista Mason Salisbury has been surprising some of his customers by pouring a regular looking latte or …

Improve Your Drawing With This Online Craftsy Class (Sponsor) | Colossal

<p>Improve your drawing skills and achieve more realistic results. Join Professional Artist and instructor Patricia Watwood for her online Craftsy …

Minimalistic One Line Tattoos By Mo Gangi | Colossal

<p>Berlin-based Mo Ganji produces tattoos that utilize a single line, black images with little more detail than a couple of dots to offset his swirling …

It's always useful to know the Beaufort wind scale! :)

Amazing shot, kudos @aendes! ・・・ A lightning is beautiful, but scary when you are on sailboat!! #lightning #bahamas #sailing #sailboat #travel #adventure #photography #sailcouture

These stick-on lenses turn your smartphone into a digital microscope

Thin enough to fit in your wallet, and with up to 100x magnification<p>It's a cliché to say that your smartphone is a pocket-sized computer, but sometimes we forget exactly how powerful these devices are. BLIPS — a set of thin, stick-on lenses that turn your cell phone into a portable, digital …

Watch An Entire Lake Disappear Down A Hole

Environment Photo credit: It's a lake with a drainage hole! YouTubeThere is a lake in Oregon that disappears every spring. This ephemeral water …

Pacific Northwest

Relay is a beautiful app for creating and sharing custom maps

Today’s mapping applications are focused on helping you navigate from one spot to the next, or discovering the businesses around you. But they tend to be utilitarian in nature, and not what anyone would describe as “fun” to use. A new mapping application called Relay changes that. This simple, …

Silicon Valley's $20 billion secretive giant Palantir is reportedly in trouble

That article, based on confidential information and interviews with six past and current employees, provides our best look yet at the famously cagey Palantir.<p>Here are its highlights:<p>In the last 13 months, big-ticket customers Coca-Cola, Nasdaq, and American Express have decided not to continue …

Silicon Valley

3 Makeup Tricks You Need To Know

When it comes to looking younger, who doesn't want instant gratification? Makeup artist Napoleon Perdis gives his easy secrets to having sculpted cheekbones, wider eyes, and fuller lips in minutes.<p><b>Sculpt sky-high cheekbones</b><p>First, apply foundation as you normally would to create an even, matte …

Gizmo's new Firefly battery bank, working out the details

Written for Panbo by Ben EllisonWhen I wrote about replacing <i>Gizmo's</i> house battery bank, I was already inclined to try Firefly Oasis AGMs, and my …

Boating

5 Double-Decker Burgers for the Ultimate Cookout

Go big or go home.<p>What's better than one burger? A stack of two juicy patties. From spicy bacon-and-kimchi burgers to warm, gooey cheeseburgers, here …

The 7 Things You Should Never Pack When You Travel

1 of 7<p>Shoes that Hurt Your Feet<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Hardcover Books<p>3 of 7<p>A Bathing Suit Your Don't Feel Confident In<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 7<p>Too Much …

Catamaran sailing techniques- Part 6: Heavy weather

<b>Anticipating bad weather is, as in any boat, the best way to prepare for a blow, but if you’re caught out, Nigel Irens has some advice specific to</b> …

Sailing

Meet The DIY Mastermind Building A 74-Foot Sailboat By Hand In His Front Yard

Seeing a boat in someone’s yard is not uncommon. However, when that boat is a 74 foot long, 16 foot wide steel behemoth hand-built from scratch by …

Hoverboard fails: People are falling off their Christmas gifts — and it's all on camera

One of the most popular — and controversial — gifts on wish lists this Christmas were hoverboards. And while many people were delighted to unwrap their brand new self-balancing, two-wheeled scooter, riding their hoverboard turned out to be something else entirely.<p>It turns out that maneuvering a …

Amazing drone video of maxi catamaran Spindrift 2 as crew rounds Cape Horn on record bid

<b>Great footage of the 130ft trimaran Spindrift 2 powered up as she passes Cape Horn on her attempt to break the non-stop round the world …

Sailing

Rudder failure – 1,500 miles to sail across the Atlantic without a rudder

<b>When the rudder of his 39-footer broke in mid-Atlantic Patrick Marshall set up a jury rig, with the support and advice of a radio net, and sailed</b> …

Sailing

How Not to Cross the Atlantic: Part 1

Day 1: Friday July 11<p>At 0800, fuel tanks topped off, on a favorable ebb flowing out of Maine’s ­Penobscot Bay, we were off to Scotland. Away we went. …

Family dismasted in the Southern Ocean

<b>Short of fuel</b><p>We had lost our Sea-Me and radar units, but fortunately the antennas and comms units mounted on the transom were still intact. James and …

Choosing the Right Headsail for your Sailboat

As with many things, change comes slowly in the marine world, sometimes imperceptibly slowly, and we only notice how much things have changed when we …

15 reasons why sailing around the world may not be for you

Selling up and sailing to the far-flung corners of the globe may sound romantic, but Aimee Nance reveals the practicalities you should consider …

Here's How to Decide When a Photo Should be Black and White

Imagine this scenario: you've had a productive and enjoyable day out shooting — a couple of landscapes and cityscapes, some architecture shots, a bit …

Landscape Photography

Tim Cook Talks iPhone 6s, Social Responsibility, and More on 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert'

Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared on the "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" tonight, with the interview covering a number of topics including the iPhone 6s, the possibility of an Apple Car, and Cook's and Apple's efforts in social responsibility.<p>During the portion of his monologue highlighting the …

Stephen Colbert

Album

Ten years living on a boat: 'It's a fun life – I'm not a watery hobo'

A decade ago, Susan Smillie bought a classic ketch, moored it on the Thames and moved aboard. Now hipster landlubbers squeezed out of the property market are taking to the water in droves. So what are the joys and challenges of a river residence? (No, it’s not cold in winter. Yes, she can only buy …

The Good Ship Harmony - trailer 2015