Archive | April, 2014

Years of Living Dangerously

Years of Living Dangerously is a 9-part Showtime documentary television series focusing on climate change that will premiere on April 13, 2014. James Cameron, Jerry Weintraub and Arnold Schwarzenegger are executive producers of the series. The episodes feature celebrity investigators, who travel to areas around the world and throughout the U.S. affected by global warming to […]

Chimpanzees

Chimpanzees come in a variety of shapes, sizes, attitudes and looks and they are the closest relatives to humankind. This six minute film of chimp behavior exposes the animals at work, at play and at rest and particularly shows off their natural inquisitiveness. The films closing story of Gregoire, who was only recently freed from […]

Asparagus with Brown Butter Sauce and Hazelnuts

Source: Sound Consumer April 2009 Serves: 6   Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds asparagus 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into bits 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice Salt and freshly ground pepper 3 tablespoons hazelnuts, toasted and coarsely chopped   Preparation Snap off tough ends of asparagus. Blanch in salted, boiling water for 3 to 4 minutes […]