Carol Kilborn

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This Box Detects Home Intruders By Only Using Wi-Fi

Aura is a security device radically different than those that came before it.<p>A few years ago, researchers at MIT developed a new technology that could detect movement by measuring changes to wireless signals. This device, called Radio Frequency (RF) Capture, could in effect "see through walls" by …

Wi-Fi

Veggie Wontons With Sweet and Sour Sauce [Vegan] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

Why Peppery-Sweet Turmeric Is Showing Up Everywhere

The first time I ever remember eating turmeric was in an "egg" salad—i.e. mashed tofu, one of my mother's Moosewood-inspired favorites from the 70s. Of course, before my mother was tinting tofu with it, turmeric was beloved for its peppery sweetness and incredible color, its place in Indian (and …

Baked Hummus & Feta Cauliflower Bites {Healthy New Year Challenge - Week 5}

Baked Hummus & Feta Cauliflower Bites<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>25 mins<p>Total time<p>40 mins<p>Hummus & Feta Cauliflower Bites…Great for healthy snacking or …

Raw Coconut Lime Pie [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

The best beetroot to grow to eat

In 2007, when my grandad John was clearing the walled garden of weeds and brambles at Trerethern Farm in Cornwall, where Padstow Kitchen Garden is now based, beetroot 'Boltardy’ was the first veg we grew.<p>This is a great early variety that produces lovely sweet, deep red beets. I knew nothing about …

Keeping fit: What to eat, when to eat and why

It might be fashionable to exclude carbohydrates from your diet, but it is not necessarily the healthiest approach to eating – especially if you are also working out. Jon Denoris, a performance coach, is a proponent of “nutrient timing”: eating the right food at the right time of day. I spoke to …

Swoon-Worthy Bathrooms to Inspire a Renovation

If remodeling your bathroom is one of the projects you've resolved to tackle in 2016 (or even if you just like dreaming), feast your eyes on this …

Home Improvement

9 Classic Aromatherapy Oils And How They Change Your Mood And Body

If the words "aromatherapy" or "essential oils" evoke images of hippies dipped in fragrant oils surrounded by burning incense in the pursuit of inner peace and zen, then you're not alone.<p>But to get a more accurate definition of the mystifying practice, we turned to Guy Vincent, an aromatherapy …

Beauty
Breakfast

Spaghetti Squash Lasagna With Spinach - Cooking Light Diet

• 1. Preheat oven to 350°.<br>• 2. Cut each squash in half lengthwise. Scoop out seeds; discard. Place squash halves, cut sides up, on a baking sheet. Bake …

Food

Holiday Mashed Potato Recipes

From mashed potatoes with crispy shallots to sweet potato soufflé, here are delicious holiday mashed potato recipes.

Cooking

Three Simple Truths About Terror, Religion, and Islam

<b>One:</b> Terrorism is the illusion of power. It only becomes powerful when people fall for it. Picture a magician who performs a variation on the trick of sawing a person in half. The "victim" screams in agony as the saw appears to slice her in half. The magician then turns to the audience, raises his …

Religion

DIY: Create Your Own Living Wall Art

1K<p>SHARES<p>Now that the leaves outside are gone with the autumn wind, create an evergreen sanctuary for your yoga space inside with a living wall of …

Wall Art

Meet the girl who dives with great white sharks

Ocean Ramsey uses social media and underwater pictures to promote shark and marine conservation.<p>A quick internet search for ‘girl dives with sharks’ …

Scenario That Opens 'The Day After Tomorrow' Actually Not That Far-Fetched, Research Finds

The 2004 blockbuster movie "The Day After Tomorrow" is all about the disastrous effects of the collapse of a massive temperature-driven ocean circulation system. Although the system -- known as the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation system -- is real, researchers said at the time that the …

Global Warming

Sea level rise will swallow Miami, New Orleans: study

But making extreme carbon cuts and moving to renewable energy could save millions of people living in iconic coastal areas of the United States, said the findings in the October 12 edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a peer-reviewed US journal.<p>Scientists have already …

Climate Change

A new service will sell all your old stuff for you and take a cut of the profits

When you want to sell your old smartphone, where do you go? There's eBay, Craiglist, or a gadget re-seller like Gazelle. What about a chair you don't want anymore? Or a game console?<p>In a sea of online marketplaces for selling everything imaginable, a new startup called Sell It Easy wants to make …

San Francisco

11 Highly Medicinal Plants You Can Grow At Home

<b>1. Great yellow gentian (Gentiana lutea)</b><p>Many chronic diseases cannot be overcome with ineffective and expensive treatment with pharmaceutical …

Healthy Snacks You Can Make When Your Fridge and Pantry Are Running Low | Women's Health

This is one of chef Kelsey Nixon's favorite tricks for ensuring she can always whip together something healthy to eat on the fly. You’ve probably seen Kelsey's show, <i>Kelsey’s Essentials</i> on the Cooking Channel—and we were lucky enough to have her stop by our office to walk us through three …

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Alternative Medicine

How to pickle vegetables (yes, even you can do it!)

You don't have to give up on summer flavor even though the season is winding down. Turn summer's bounty into pickles! Here, TODAY's director of culinary production Bianca Borges shares a recipe and tutorial for pickling at home. The key? Don't be afraid to experiment! Watch the video to see how …

Culinary Arts

5 Plants You (Almost) Never Have to Water

Every plant needs water. But drought-resistant varieties need only dainty sips once they’re established, making them perfect for low-rainfall areas …

Landscaping

DIY Recipe: Rosemary Shortbread

I met Blue Bottle Coffee pastry chef Caitlin Freeman when the founder of the wildly successful Miette bakery and sweets shop in San Francisco came to …

Because you can never have too many peonies

Deborah Wickiser from Northern Illinois shares some of her beautiful peonies with us today! What a great way to start the week!<p><i>"Every year I add a</i> …

Plants

10 Things to Do With Garlic Scapes, the Best Veg You're Not Cooking Yet

Love garlic? You need to be cooking with garlic scapes.<p>Perhaps you've been seeing wild-looking tangles of garlic scapes at your local farmers' market. These thin, curly, vibrantly green stalks come into season in the late spring and early summer, when they're often sold by the bunch. Garlic scapes …

Cooking
Food