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Hydrogen peroxide assists sexual reproduction in spruce

Plant physiologists from MSU have proved for the first time that dangerous reactive oxygen species that are often considered by-products of energy …

This "Ghost Gun" Machine Now Makes Untraceable Metal Handguns

For the past five years, Cody Wilson has applied every possible advance in digital manufacturing technology to the mission of undermining government …

Sewing Machine Troubleshooting

How many times have you been in the middle of a project and your trusted sewing machine has decided it doesn't want to sew? The fun part of sewing is …

Sewing

Tip: The Forward Head Posture Fix

This posture issue will lead to lifting injuries and recurring headaches. Here's how to straighten it up.<p>Neck Posture and Tension Headaches<p>You're …

10 Exercises Every Yogi Should Be Doing (but Probably Isn't)

Yoga is known to decrease stress and increase body awareness and flexibility. But despite its seeming superpowers, it falls a little short in one …

Yoga

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Build Your Dream Deck with One of These Free Do-It-Yourself Plans

9 Free Do-It-Yourself Deck Plans<p>Build Your Dream Deck with One of These Free Plans<p>Updated February 22, 2018<p>These free deck plans will help you build …

Woodworking

These Are the 5 Best Plank Variations If You're Trying to Lose Weight

If you want to tone your arms and abs, plank is one of the most effective moves. But aside from building muscle, if you want to lose weight, like that extra fluff around your belly, doing cardio will help burn calories. So try these cardio plank moves to maximize the calorie-burning effects of this …

Workouts

How to Glaze a Cake With Caramelized White Chocolate Ganache

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Enrobing a cake (baker-speak for drowning it in ganache) is one of my favorite things in the world. From the very act of pouring out the molten chocolate to watching it flow over the edges, every …

Dessert

Stuffed Mushrooms With Clams Recipe

This delicious stuffed mushroom recipe deviates from the same old same old with calls for clams, garlic, bread crumbs and same basic seasonings. Wow …

Recipes

The Cocoon: a biodegradable vessel that nurtures tree growth in harsh and arid conditions

Planting trees and other plants in response to deforestation and climate change seems like a simple act, but in arid conditions, it can be quite a …

Gardening

52 Types of Wood and the Trees They Come From

How much do you know about different kinds of wood that might be used in your architectural projects?<p>In the words of the infographic's creator, Alan …

Teaser Trailer Released for Unbelievably Cool Voldemort Fan Film

J.K. Rowling may be busy working on the second film in her <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i> trilogy, but one fan film is getting reading to …

The Bizarre Chain of Events That Led to an Unusual Number of Ticks This Summer

Ticks can carry Lyme disease and other pathogens, so be extra cautious.<p>If you live anywhere east of the Mississippi (and even some places west of it), you've probably heard this is a bad year for ticks. But why exactly are these little disease-carrying pests so prolific this year? Turns out, you …

Lyme Disease

What Is Lucid Dreaming and How Do I Get Started?

Welcome to Lifehacker’s <b>Lucid Dream Workshop</b>. Each week we’ll learn a little more about the mysterious realm of sleep science, dreams, and how to …

Your Decisions at the New Star Wars Theme Parks Will Have Consequences

When <i>Star Wars</i> themed lands open at Walt Disney World and Disneyland in 2019, things are going to be interactive. Maybe, a little too …

Company Sells Twigs as Revolutionary “Raw Toothbrushes”

Czech company Yoni has recently sparked outrage online after taking miswak twigs that people have been using for literally thousands of years and …

Here's 6 Late-Night Snack Recipes For When You Need Late-Night Noms

Have sweet dreams with all these treats!

6-Minute Gut-Busting Bodyweight Ab Workout

Get a stronger, more-defined core in minutes with this six-minute workout. All you need is space on the floor and your own body, and this gut-busting …

Workouts

the ooho! edible water bubble gets set to replace plastic bottles

bottled water has a lot to answer for in terms of plastic waste, with americans alone throwing out around 35 billion plastic bottles per year.</b> …

The Best Evaporated Milk Substitute Is DIY Homemade Evaporated Milk

Sure, I could buy evaporated milk in a little tin at the supermarket and keep it in my pantry until I need it. But I don't. So whenever a recipe …

Recipes