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°F The heat continues, with highs expected to hit the lower 90s. Hear what this means for four very different New Yorkers.

Recipe: Maangchi's Korean Fried Chicken

Friday, July 10, 2015

Coated with a sweet, sour, spicy sauce, yangnyeom-tongdak is a relatively modern dish in Korea: it’s take-out food, rarely made at home.
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Pulling the Perfect Shot

Friday, July 10, 2015

The arrival of the humble espresso radically changed the way people consume caffeine across the world, and on today's Please Explain, we learn all about it.
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Bibimbap, Bulgogi, and Other Korean Dishes You Can Make at Home

Friday, July 10, 2015

Maangchi won the admiration of home cooks and chefs alike via her YouTube channel. Her new book shows how to cook Korean dishes like Bulgogi, Korean Fried Chicken, and Bibimbap at home.
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Light Up Your Bacon: Taking Better Food Photos

Friday, July 10, 2015

Make your meals shine on social media! Pictures of food are ever-present on social media, but many leave a lot to be desired. Here are the do's and don'ts of food photography.
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Understanding Food Photography, Embracing Korean Cooking!

Friday, July 10, 2015

How to take a great food photo. Melissa Clark talks ice cream and sweet and savory galettes! Maangchi talks about making Korean dishes at home. Please Explain is all about espresso!
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Of Course You Can Stay With Us!

Thursday, July 09, 2015

New York Times Social Qs columnist Philip Galanes discusses the delicate question of summer guests, and takes calls on items like when it's OK to tell someone to leave. 
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Understanding the Chinese Stock Market Crash

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The Chinese stock market has dropped a third over the last month, prompting a major intervention from the Beijing government.
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The Crumbling, Leaking Radioactive Dome in the Pacific

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The Runit Dome on the Marshall Islands houses 111,000 cubic yards of radioactive waste leftover from US nuclear testing in the Pacific. It’s also leaking.
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Bringing the Backstage to Light in “10 Out of 12”

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Playwright Anne Washburn and actor Thomas Jay Ryan discuss their production, “10 Out of 12.” 
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A Teenager Searches for Magic in “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey”

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Trevor Project co-founder James Lecesne discusses the new play he wrote and stars in, “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey.”
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Summer Guest Etiquette, A Play About A Play, And Understanding Chinese Stocks

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Philip Galanes on guests. The play “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey.” “10 Out of 12,” a play about making a play. A crumbling radioactive dome. The Chinese stock market crash. 
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Tribute: Jerry Weintraub

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Weintraub produced Robert Altman’s “Nashville,” as well as “Diner,” “The Karate Kid,” and “Ocean’s Eleven.” He died at the age of 77.
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Tribute: Patrick Macnee

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Known for his suave role as the mysterious, umbrella-wielding secret agent John Steed in the British television series, “The Avengers,” Macnee died of natural causes at the age of 93. 
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The Creativity, and Crisis, of the Minimalist Artist Agnes Martin

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Nancy Princenthal talks about influential postwar painter Agnes Martin in her new book, Agnes Martin: Her Life and Art.
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Could Sony Pictures Have Prevented Its Data Breach?

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Fortune magazine editor-at-large Peter Elkind discusses his latest cover story about the cyber-hack of Sony Pictures, “Inside the Hack of the Century.”
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Championing Women Artists, And Revolutionizing a Discipline

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Linda Nochlin is one of the most provocative and innovative art historians of our time, and led a major revision of the discipline. A new book of her essays has just been released.
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How to Make Community Colleges Work For Students

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

In the U.S., community colleges enroll nearly half of the nation’s undergraduates. Yet fewer than 40 percent of entrants complete an undergraduate degree within six years.
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The Women Who Redefined the Art World

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Understanding the Sony cyberattack. The influential work of Linda Nochlin. Nancy Princenthal on Minimalist postwar painter, Agnes Martin. How to improve America’s community colleges. 
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The Lives That Make Up Rikers Island

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

An in-depth look at life at Rikers Island through the eyes of the people who live and work there.
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Transporting The Body of a Sanskritist Back to India

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Aatish Taseer discusses his new novel, The Way Things Were. It opens with the death of Toby, the Maharaja of Kalasuryaketu, a Sanskritist who has not set foot in India for two decades.
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