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Trilobites: How Layers in a Latte Form
A retired engineer’s accident while making a coffee drink spurred fluid dynamics researchers to study how espresso and milk arrange themselves in a glass.
What to Cook: Gifts of the Season
It’s a time to be festive, and that goes for dinner, too. Make up a smoked salmon and caper spread, or a fig tart with onions and Stilton.