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Cacao de Macorís a la vista del mundo

En la parte oriental del Valle del Cibao, justo frente a la Loma Quita Espuela, la reserva de bosque húmedo más grande que se conserva en la isla La …

Food Forests Could Bring Free Healthy Organic Food To Everyone For The Same Cost As Roadside Grass

• Home<br>• ><br>• Permaculture<br>• ><br>• Food Forests Could Bring Free Healthy Organic Food To Everyone For The Same Cost As Roadside Grass<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: …

Forests

Used Toyota Hybrid Batteries Repurposed At Yellowstone National Park

Even after they're no longer suitable for their original purpose, the battery packs from hybrids and electric cars can still be useful.<p>Battery …

Cómo saber si te están robando el wifi y consejos para evitarlo

<b>Son las 9 de la noche y como todos los días te dispones a ver un nuevo capítulo de tu serie favorita en la computadora. Pero como cada día, la señal inalámbrica de conexión a internet parece ralentizarse en ese mismo momento.</b><p>"No es normal que vaya tan lento", piensas. Y tu sensación de relax …

Craft beer: the top 10 beers to try

<b>New to craft beer? One sip of Brooklyn Lager or Bluebird Bitter and you'll be converted</b><p>Even though the term craft beer has been with us for a good many years, most drinkers still don't know exactly what it means. It's a term we've imported from the US, where it specifically means made by small, …

Beer

3 imágenes para entender la vida cotidiana de La Habana

<b>De lunes a sábado, entre las seis de la mañana y las seis de la tarde, Waldo maneja su auto de alquiler. Es uno de los miles de "boteros" de la capital cubana, conductores de taxis que tienen más de cincuenta años.</b><p>El carro de Waldo es un Dodge de 1955, modelo Coronet. "Pero del Dodge solo le queda …

How-To: Clean and speed up your Mac with free, trustworthy downloads

“My Mac used to be fast, but now it’s running so slow.” I’ve heard many versions of this complaint, and they’re always factually true, not just opinions: Macs do become sluggish over time, even if all of their chips and hard drives are working like new.<p>I’ve devoted several columns to hardware …

Die Hard

Climate Change Is Already Hurting The World’s Most Consumed Coffee Bean

For years, studies have warned that a warmer planet might mean fewer cups of morning coffee — but a new study claims that rising temperatures are …

Coffee

When I eat honey, do I hurt bees?

Q. <b>What’s a concerned consumer to do to help bees? Should I avoid using products that use beeswax, royal jelly, and honey, so there’s less pressure on</b> …

When It Comes to Wine Glasses, Size and Shape Matter

A spiffy new camera set-up devised by scientists in Japan indicates that glass shape–just like the wine snobs have been telling us all along–affects the flavor of wine.<p>In a recent study, Kohji Mitsubayashi and colleagues at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University topped wine-filled glasses with a …

Alcohol

The Truth About Coconut Oil: 10 Facts You Need To Know

Coconut oil is one of the few foods that can be classified as a “superfood.” Its unique combination of fatty acids can have profound positive effects …

Nutrition

The World's Strangest Sweets

01 of 05<p>Cendol in Malaysia<p>On the surface, a serving of Malaysian cendol might look like bowl of worm soup. The worm-like noodles are made of out …

Dessert

Coffee with a soul

How your morning cup supports farmers and their families in Sumatra<p><i>by Brady Brewer, svp China and Asia Pacific, Starbucks Coffee Company</i><p>Sumatra is …

Sosúa no puede ser sólo un cabaret

Sosúa tiene una de las mejores playas del país y su destino natural es ser uno de los mejores atractivos turísticos no sólo para los extranjeros, …

Easily mount your phone or tablet to any surface with Neutron S Magnet: $20 Shipped

<i>Update: Amazon now has these for $19.99 Prime shipped</i><p>9to5Toys Specials has the Neutron S Magnetic Phone and Tablet Mount for <b>$24.99 shipped</b>. Instead of setting your mobile device on your leg or the table only to have to slide around as you try to use it, keep it in place on any surface so you can …

Gear & Gadgets

¿Es Colombia el hogar de la taza perfecta de café?

<b>Una vez que te atrapa, del café resulta difícil escapar. Y a mí me tocó, durante años, cubrir las continuas variaciones del mercado cafetero en Londres y reportar sobre la brutal helada que acabó con la cosecha de Brasil en 1975 e hizo que los precios se triplicaran en los siguientes dos …

Discovering Banana Wine in Rwanda

<i>It’s one thing to crush grapes to make wine. But what about making banana wine? Contributing writer Rachel Weil recently traveled to Rwanda, where</i> …

8 Things You Should Never Eat if You're Trying to Lose Weight

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, "low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.<p>Lots of experts say it's stupid to forbid yourself from eating certain foods – that denying yourself something you really want to eat can ultimately lead to binge eating and eventual weight gain. So dessert isn't on this …

Mexico's Surprising Wine Revolution

Cross the border from San Diego and you’re in Baja California, Mexico, home to a historic wine region that’s reinventing itself via boutique wines, …

Wine & Spirits

How to Maximize the Health Benefits of Coffee

Steven Macari of SLVRBK explains why coffee is a veritable superfood, and how to get the most out of it...<p>I spent the majority of my life not drinking coffee because I thought that it was "bad"—probably because of "programming" from my childhood. Programming is really just another way of trying to …

How to Lose Weight Fast: A Proven 3-Step Plan That Works- What Can I Eat and Lose Weight?

James 11:13 diet , I Eat and , Lose Weight , Weight Loss , What Can 1 comment<p>When you ask yourself <b>what can i eat and lose weight</b>? this article will …

The Easiest Way To Try Out Windows 10 Technical Preview Is On A Mac

I’ve been thinking of trying out Microsoft’s Windows 10 Technical preview but was a bit discouraged by Microsoft’s warnings to anyone thinking about taking the plunge.<p>The company cautions that the preview is only for people who “really know your way around a PC and feel comfortable troubleshooting …

Software

Karlie Kloss Trades In Her Wings

<b>Coppola, Gia</b><br>Is the very chic face—and feet—of the Rodarte x Superga collaboration.<p><b>Dahl, Sophie</b><br>Returned to the runway after an 11-year hiatus. Well done, Temperley.<p><b>GAP</b><br>Replaced Rebekka Bay with former C. Wonder executive Wendi Goldman. As if one could ever replace Bay.<p><b>Hash, Anne Valerie</b><br>The designer …

Toyota Camry Hybrid Battery: Electrician Spent $10, Not $4,000, To Fix

Who said modern cars are too complicated to work on at home?<p>Some hybrid cars have been on the road for more than a decade now, but every vehicle …

On the Red Couch with Author Julia Alvarez

<i>When learning a new language, it’s important to watch what you say —especially if forced to flee your homeland under the threat of death.</i><i>A way with</i> …

Dominican Republic

When Does Eating Healthy Become Unhealthy?

For some cyclists, a commitment to a healthy diet can become an eating disorder<p>Filling your grocery cart with organic vegetables and whole grains is a smart way to stay fit and healthy. Yet for some cyclists, a dedication to eating right can cross a line into a disorder called orthorexia.
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9 Foods to Help You Sleep

These all-natural sleep aids will have you hitting the pillow—and riding stronger— in no time<p>Tired and stressed? Join the club. Forty percent of Americans report having some symptoms of insomnia within a given year, according to the National Sleep Foundation. And being tired all the time is no …

Is Eating At Chipotle Actually Healthy?

Food