This young adult novel set in the closing days of World War II is based on a real-life maritime disaster.
The technology that charges batteries for electronic devices could provide fresh water from salty seas, says a new study. Electricity running through a salt water-filled battery draws the salt ions out of the water.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- The technology that charges batteries for electronic devices could provide fresh water from salty seas, says a new study by University of Illinois engineers. Electricity running through a salt water-filled batteryShow More Summary
Our spotlight pick for the best young adult books of February is another exceptional and emotionally stirring work of historical fiction from Ruta Sepetys. Sepetys answers our questions about the book and questions apropos of nothing except curiosity....
Sea bass ceviche Los Angeles is an unusually good place to eat ceviche, from the Guatemalan ceviche at La Cevicheria down on Pico Boulevard, to the Valencia ceviche at smoke.oil.salt, to the ceviche tostadas at the Mariscos Jalisco truck in Boyle Heights. Nobu Matsuhisa made an international reputation...
SALT Optics just released its second drop for a Spring/Summer 2016 season we’re desperately looking forward to. The California-based eyewear imprint is a clever acronym — “Sea,” “Air,” “Land,” and “Timeless,” a testament… The post Get Spring Ready With SALT Optics’ Latest Drop appeared first on Selectism.
Image: Philomel Books "Salt to the Sea tells the hidden story of the greatest maritime disaster in history that dwarfs both the Titanic and the Lusitania combined. But somehow it’s a story that history opted to forget." That's how YA...Show More Summary
Ingredients:1 large banana leaf5 1/2 lb boneless pork shoulder or butt (may need to cut in half to fit)1/4 cup Hawaiian Alaea Sea Salt 2 tablespoons mesquite liquid smoke6 oz pineapple juice6 oz waterDirections:Line the Instant Pot with the banana leaf, leaving enough hanging over the sides to cover the pork. Show More Summary
Is the pricey pink stuff with a health-boosting reputation worth it?
Fresh oysters get a new depth of flavor when paired with distinct sauces by chef Allyss Taylor. KELLY O It's impossible for me to write about Salted Sea, the new seafood restaurant in Columbia City, without first talking about the business that it replaced, Angie's Tavern. Show More Summary
These photo do not do this sea salt caramel hot cocoa justice. It is so rich and silky with just the right hint of caramel. This recipe is perfect for those chilly winter evenings. Don’t believe us? Just try it for yourself. Ingredients Caramel Vodka- 2 shots (Optional) Whipped Cream 2 cups Milk 2 tbsp heavy cream […]
Marinas on the Great Salt Lake are empty and docks are sinking into the exposed mud. Thanks to an ongoing drought, the inland sea’s water level have reached a historic low. If Utah doesn’t get enough snow this year, it could break a 50-year record. Show More Summary
These chocolate chunk cookies are made even more special with colorful sprinkles and a touch of sea salt.
I am not a big white chocolate person. But I do make an allowance or two for this true chocolate wannabe. One such example is the white chocolate macadamia nut cookie. This special cookie totally entrances me and is a favorite bakery item of my husband and oldest daughter. For years, I’ve been meaning to create a recipe for […]
Salt Optics have been on our radar since discovering the brand some years ago at a small eyewear shop in Harvard Square. Don’t be deceived by the California optical maker’s name: Salt stands for “sea,” “air,” “land,” and… The post Dive into Salt Optics’ Spring/Summer 2016 Sunglasses Collection appeared first on Selectism.
I love dark chocolate. I love the dark chocolate with sea salt, with salted caramel, with almonds. 72% cacao or 54%. I don't discriminate. I really don't at all. Dark chocolate feels like a gift from the heavens, like warmth and joy....Show More Summary
If you've spent any time at Lincoln, the year-old cafe on the northwestern edge of Pasadena where you can order a breakfast salad, olive oil cake or a bowl of warm bulgur laced with lemon verbena and cream, you'll know that it's also an excellent place to go shopping. The large, lofty space is...
Parsley Pecorino Biscuits Yield: 16 2-inch (tiny) biscuits 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt 6 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, diced 1 1/4 cups (2 7/8 ounces) finely grated aged pecorino or parmesan cheese 2 slim scallions, minced (optional) 2 tablespoons flat-leaf parsley, […]
Hawaiian black lava, Himalayan pink, Bolivian rose, Peruvian pink mountain spring. These aren’t nail polish colors — they’re varieties of salt, and they’re just a sampling of the dozens of options now available from specialty markets and online vendors. Show More Summary
A recent study by researchers at Shanghai-based East China Normal University found that sea salt may contain high levels of plastic particles.