Alain Augere

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Object of Desire: Moon Calendar for Gardeners

Moon gardening is an age-old technique based on a simple idea: The gravitational pull of the earth affects water levels in the earth as well as in …

Moon

10 Benefits of Golden (Turmeric) Milk and How to Make It

Golden milk — also known as turmeric milk — is an Indian drink that has been gaining popularity in Western cultures.<p>This bright yellow beverage is …

Antiinflammatory

Keeping honeybees doesn't save bees – or the environment

It’s no secret that bee populations are in decline across the UK and Europe. There has also been a fantastic increase in public awareness over the …

Pollination

Guy Uses a Dremel to Modify an Electric Toothbrush Into an Effective, Easy-to-Use Lockpicking Device

He gets through a pick-resistant front door lock, a padlock and a gun safe<p>Lockpicks are thin pieces of metal that professionals use to jiggle the …

Dental Care

Army’s sleeping technique that will get you to sleep in two minutes

A sleep technique used by the military could help you nod off in under two minutes.<p>It is said to have a 96% success rate after six weeks of practice …

Sleep

7 Hedge Shrubs That Can Provide Privacy and Sustenance

Fences are a reality in today’s suburban landscape, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that we have to go with chain link, wooden or picket. For those …

Gardening

Our Motion Through Space Isn't A Vortex, But Something Far More Interesting

There are a lot of moving parts to the Universe, as nothing exists in isolation. There are literally trillions of large masses in our Solar System, all orbiting around the galactic center on timescales of hundreds of millions of years. But there’s a viral video, parts 1 and 2, that claims that as …

Solar System

If You Know These Things You’re a Genius Homeowner

…and if you don’t, now you do!<p>Plus: How to Find and Fix Roof Leaks<p>There is a four-step strategy for fixing a running toilet. The fix will not only …

Rainwater Harvesting: The Basics And Why You Should Start Today

Lead contamination. Chlorine and fluoride. E.coli. Fracking pollutants. Toxins and pharmaceuticals. There are so many things that might be mixed in …

Off-grid

South Korean Taekwondo team makes'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' look like child's play

Tired of training camp fights, Urban Meyer, and the first of three consecutive months of soft-serve trash talk from Tiger and Phil? Then hoo boy do we have a doozy for you. On paper, what you see below is the official South Korean Taekwondo executing one their various martial arts routines. But …

Martial Arts

5 active ways to explore Brittany, France

1: Navigate the walking trails on foot<p>France’s epic Grande Randonnée (GR) walking trails reach some spectacular areas across the country. In …

France

How to make a famous Spanish cheesecake that only has 5 ingredients

In a Spanish region acclaimed for its savory dishes, it’s odd that a pintxos (Basque tapas) bar would be famous for its cheesecake. But tourists and …

A Beginner’s Step-by-Step Guide to Shooting Long Exposure Photos

Here’s a concise beginner’s step-by-step guide on how to capture long exposure photographs.<p><b>1.</b> Frame the composition. Pay extra attention to the edges …

Landscape Photography

EarthCruiser makes ultra-capable off-grid motorhomes out of Mercedes' most rugged

In the United States, EarthCruisers come built on Mitsubishi Fusos or pickup trucks. Over in the company's original stomping grounds of Australia, …

Imaginative Man Builds a Video Game Inspired Folding Shed Door That Opens Geometrically

Warwick Turvey, a very handy logistics professional who lives in Mackay, Queensland, Australia built a really wonderful shed door that folds open and …

Week-by-week extension planner

By Laura Crombie<p>If you're planning on extending your home and looking for guidance, our week-by-week extension planner is here to talk you through …

An Experts Guide on Muscle Building Diets

<b>Stacking on a few extra kilos of lean muscle bulk is one of the best ways to take your look to the next level.</b> Not only does it create a broader …

This Ultimate Breakfast Toast Tastes Decadent, but It's Perfectly Healthy

Whole grains, creamy ricotta, and a quick homemade jam deliver a treat-yo-self breakfast you can feel good about. Store-bought jams are loaded with …

Tom Ka Gai (Coconut Chicken Soup) Recipe

"The quintessential Thai soup."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 pound boneless, skinless chicken meat<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2 (14 ounce) cans coconut milk<p>2 cups …

4 Simple Moves That Will Help Fix Your Bad Posture

By now you know that your posture probably stinks. You sit at a desk all day, spend hours sitting in traffic or hunched over your phone on the train, …

Sitting

How to Clean Your Entire Kitchen, Whether You Have 15 Minutes or All Weekend

The best method for kitchen cleaning, no matter how much time you have.<p>The kitchen is one of those spaces where the cleaning battle never seems to …

Cleaning

This strawberry-kiwi cauliflower smoothie is summer in a cup

Presented by HMR Weight Management<p>During the dog days of summer, the ultimate cool-down strategy is sipping a refreshing smoothie (duh). But if you …

8 Classic Joël Robuchon Recipes to Make This Week

Deemed the “chef of the century,” Joël Robuchon died on August 6 at the age of 73. The celebrated French chef, who earned more Michelin stars than …

Here are Ninja's settings in 'Fortnite' that help him play so well

Based on Ninja's performance while he's playing "Fortnite," you know for a fact that whatever he's doing is working.<p>I can't guarantee it'll turn you into a "Fortnite" legend, but if you want to try something that clearly works for one of the biggest "Fortnite" streamers in the world, a good place …

Looking at Wind Turbines From a Different Angle

When we think of wind turbines, the first thing that usually comes to mind is the typical Sim City-esque type – 3 blades, gigantic, and wired into …

Spectacular DIY Water Feature Ideas That Will Transform Your Garden

Redecorating or improving a space can be very rewarding and fun and it’s not just indoor areas that can be the subject of such activities. Take a …

New Zealand rural blogger Marty Todd's genius 'free power' idea

A Kiwi rural blogger has revealed an ingenious method to generate "free power".<p>Marty Todd became famous online for his 'Angry Ram' videos, which …

Gummy bears are the key to maximizing your workouts (seriously)

Gym rats and total newbies alike know that your hungry muscles need a hearty helping of protein immediately after working out to build back what’s …

This Is What Your Daily Fiber Intake Should Look Like

If there's one underrated MVP in our diet, it's fiber. Not only does it help cleanse your system more efficiently, but fiber can also aid weight loss by making you feel satisfied in fewer calories and by regulating your blood sugar levels. However, most people are missing out on these great …

5 Breathing Techniques To Improve Your Workout & Add A Little Rhythm To Your Exercise

Have you ever been in the middle of a set of squats or a circuit of burpees and suddenly realized you've been holding your breath the entire time? …