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Can the heat from running computers help grow our food? It's complicated

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Coconut? Marshmallows? Feelings run hot for ambrosia salad

Coconut? Marshmallows? Feelings run hot for ambrosia salad

NEW YORK (AP) — “My name’s Joyce,” drawls a neighbor to Edward Scissorhands, “and I noticed that you have not tasted any of the ambrosia salad that I made especially for you.

3 ways to unlock the power of food to promote heart health

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Comforting Syrian soup pulls almost everything from pantry

Comforting Syrian soup pulls almost everything from pantry

The Syrian soup shurba w’kibbeh is pure comfort food, a rustic mixture of meatballs and rice in a simple tomatoey broth that’s redolent with warm spices.
Cape Breton University food bank cannot keep up with demand: student union president

Cape Breton University food bank cannot keep up with demand: student union president

SYDNEY, N.S. — The student union president at Cape Breton University said food insecurity has become a concern for many students and the on-campus food bank cannot keep up with demand.
Temporary closure of Iqaluit centre highlights need to address food insecurity

Temporary closure of Iqaluit centre highlights need to address food insecurity

IQALUIT, Nunavut — The executive director of a Nunavut food charity says there's a need to address the root causes of food insecurity after 500 people in the territorial capital went without a daily meal for a week.
For an Irish feast, traditional lamb stew is simple, hearty

For an Irish feast, traditional lamb stew is simple, hearty

A simple lamb stew is one of the hallmark dishes of Irish cooking and a hearty centerpiece for a St. Patrick’s Day meal.
10 more people charged in $250M federal food program fraud

10 more people charged in $250M federal food program fraud

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ten more people have been charged in connection with a scheme to steal more than $250 million from a federal program designed to provide meals to low-income children in Minnesota, federal prosecutors said Monday.
Chef-author Tamar Adler turns to leftovers, comprehensively

Chef-author Tamar Adler turns to leftovers, comprehensively

NEW YORK (AP) — Not too long ago, Tamar Adler's husband was tidying up and picked up a tissue that their son had barely used. Adler stopped her husband from throwing it out.
1-minute garlic pan sauce transforms spicy chicken traybake

1-minute garlic pan sauce transforms spicy chicken traybake

When you're roasting food, air circulation is everything. That’s why we prefer low-rimmed baking sheets over roasting pans. They accelerate cooking and boost browning in our weeknight traybakes.