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January 5th, 2022

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Our Go-To Methods for Storing Fresh Ginger

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From tummy troubles to baked goods, fresh ginger has many uses in the kitchen. It’s packed with flavor, and a little bit goes a long way. If you’ve ever bought fresh ginger root, you know that you can spend 50 cents on a 2-inch piece of ginger that will last f... More »

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IEEE WIE Conference Will Explore the Future of Work

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The 2022 IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference is scheduled for 6 and 7 June in a hybrid format, with both in-person and virtual networking events. The in-person events are to take place at the San Diego Convention Center. The annual WI... More »

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An A-to-Z Guide to Every Single Type of Pasta

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The only dictionary I want to read is the A-to-Z guide of pasta. There are so many different shapes, ranging from long, thin strands to tube-shaped pasta, that the category really needs its own dictionary. This list is not nearly exhaustive, as there are, as I... More »

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Digital twins improve real-life manufacturing

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Before reality, there’s simulation.  A 2021 missile-inceptor test conducted by aerospace and US defense technology provider Raytheon Technologies held no surprises because the company had already tested almost every aspect of the launch in simulation. Siemens ... More »

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Is the ‘Future of Food’ the Future We Want?

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At the Food on Demand conference in Las Vegas, the food service industry laid out its vision for a future in which customers never have to wait. Just don’t think too hard about how that’d work. The conference room at the Bellagio hotel swelled with the horns o... More »

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The Last Days of Mexico City’s Cafes Chinos

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The famous bread at Café Allende is displayed in the window. At these working-class diners, chilaquiles sit on the menu alongside chop suey and cafe lechero. But these once-crucial footholds for Chinese immigrants are on their last legs. I’m sitting with a gia... More »

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Three Shots or Bust

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Spencer Platt/Getty Images As Omicron sweeps across the country, some restaurants are turning to booster mandates alongside proof of vaccination The Omicron wave has forced much of the restaurant industry into a modified shutdown again. Case numbers are skyroc... More »

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