Quick & Easy Chocolate Cake

No eggs. No butter. No mixer. One bowl. My frosting has a little butter but you can omit the butter and use it as a glaze.. – Jenny Jones Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 40 minutes Makes: 8 servings Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup […]

When Everyone Stays Home

Empty Public Spaces During Coronavirus by Alan Taylor In cities and regions hard-hit by the coronavirus crisis, quarantine measures and self-isolation efforts have left many public spaces deserted. Classrooms, plazas, malls, sports venues, cafes, houses of worship, and tourist destinations appear eerily empty as people stay home, cancel plans, and await further news. An aerial […]

No Knead Bread

https://youtu.be/I0t8ZAhb8lQ You’ll need a 4 or 5-quart Dutch oven with an oven-safe handle. I recommend an oven thermometer to make sure your oven is hot enough and a pair of oven gloves are advisable. (For the original overnight method, simply switch to COOL water and let the dough rest overnight on the counter top for […]

End of an Era for SpaceX

SpaceX Launches 20th NASA Mission, Nails 50th Landing by Neal Freyman Twelve years ago, SpaceX won a $1.6 billion contract with NASA to send supplies to the International Space Station. Friday night, in super windy conditions at Cape Canaveral, SpaceX launched the 20th and final delivery using its Dragon capsule under that original contract. Starting […]

National Day of Unplugging (March 06,2020)

It’s National Day of Unplugging, but could you go without your devices for 24 hours? And would you want to? By Rob Thubron In a nutshell: You might not realize it, but today is National Day of Unplugging, a movement in which we’re encouraged to take a 24-hour break from technology and connect with ourselves, […]

Frolicking seals named the best underwater photo of the year.

Massive and mysterious habitats, icebergs are dynamic kingdoms that support marine life. As they swing and rotate slowly through polar currents, icebergs fertilize the oceans by carrying nutrients from land that spark blooms of phytoplankton, fundamental to the carbon cycle. During an expedition in Antarctica Peninsula with filmmaker Florian Fisher and freediver Guillaume Nery, we […]