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Want to Raise Kids Everyone Wants to Hire? Train Them to Master This 1 Skill

Employers say it's the skill that's needed most in today's workplace.<p>With the cost of college tuition at an all-time high in the U.S., the most common question asked on campus tours these days is, "What's the job placement rate of your graduates?" However, having a college degree no longer …

KFC chicken shortage: Make your own fried chicken with these five recipes from top chefs

This weekend KFC was forced to close hundreds of its restaurants in the UK after it ran out of chicken.<p>Branches in Bristol, Berkshire, Cheshire, …

Succulents to share: how to propagate houseplants in glass

When I first started gardening, cuttings seemed beyond me. The word itself – “cutting” – sounded alchemical and vaguely archaic, a means of growth by taking away that surely must involve some level of witchcraft. I have similar feelings towards “grafting” and, well, anything to do with the creation …

Plants

Apple Cider Vinegar Is the Wonder Serum That Can Do Way More Than You Realized

Apple cider vinegar is commonly used as a home remedy for everything from weight loss to hiccups to sore throats. After hearing a brief synopsis of apple cider vinegar's benefits, it sounds like there are few things it <i>can't</i> cure. But before you start throwing back ACV in massive doses, remember …

Alternative Medicine

'Nutella riots' erupt in France over discounted chocolate-hazelnut spread

Chaos erupted in supermarkets across France as shoppers brawled trying to get their hands on discounted Nutella.<p>Fights — and even riots — were reported in multiple parts of the country after the Intermarché chain began a promotion for the chocolate and hazelnut spread Thursday. More than a million …

Nutella

Scientists build DNA from scratch to alter life's blueprint

NEW YORK (AP) — At Jef Boeke's lab, you can whiff an odor that seems out of place, as if they were baking bread here.But he and his colleagues are …

Genetics

Nvidia Tops The List Of The World's Smartest Companies In 2017

Nvidia is the world’s smartest company in 2017. That’s according to the recently published MIT Technology Review’s annual listing of the 50 smartest companies, which surveys both small and large companies based on their ability to innovate and execute.<p>Nvidia has leveraged its core capabilities in …

Wall Street

Could a Major Upheaval for Marijuana Stocks Be on the Way?

If Big Tobacco enters the marijuana market, get ready for a big upheaval for marijuana stocks.<p>Which U.S. marijuana grower has the biggest market …

Honda to auction off first Civic Type R for kids with cancer

If that doesn't warm your ice-cold heart, I don't know what will.<p>Acura auctioned off the first NSX to roll off the production line, and now Honda is going to do the same thing with the first 2017 Civic Type R.<p>Honda will auction off the first 2017 Civic Type R to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor …

Automotive Design

5 Alexa skills to try this week – 6/3/17

Below is a list of five Alexa skills worth trying, selected from the Top Enabled, Customer Favorites This Week, and New Skills categories in the Alexa Skills Store on Amazon.com.<p>In Alexa news this week, you can now set reminders and name your countdown timers. iCloud users also gained the ability …

Amazon launches new training and certification portal to lure talent to AWS

As cloud services continue to pick up steam, Amazon wants to make sure there is no shortage of talent to maintain your cloud computing operations and take care of your AWS needs.<p>Yesterday, the e-commerce giant announced it is launching its own dedicated training and certification portal to offer …

Cloud Computing

The New Honda Civic Type R Sounds Like A Gnarly Little Beast

After years of waiting and hoping, we are finally getting the Civic Type R in America. Not only will this be the angriest looking Honda you can buy, …

With 320hp on tap, Honda's hottest hatch ever will be well worth the wait

The Honda Civic Type R is a forbidden fruit in the United States. The next-generation model will finally reach our shores, however, and several …

How to produce beautiful, artistic photos on Android

Going somewhere? Packing is tough enough. The last thing you want to do is have to worry about whether you have all the proper hardware to produce …

Mobile Photography

Hydroponic Gardening: How to Easily Grow Plants In Water

We've finally found a solution for people who love houseplants, but don't love when their feline roommates treat the fiddle leaf fig like their own …

Gardening

Death Machines of London Triumph Thruxton

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Triumph<p>The 21st century iteration of the Triumph Thruxton is the sportiest variant of the Modern …

Motorcycles

Amazon's Grocery Would Eliminate Thousands Of Jobs

<i>Update: Amazon denied that it had plans to open 2,000 grocery stores after this post was published.</i><p>There’s nothing wrong with profit or efficiency. If you’re in business, you probably have multiple reasons, but profit is a big one. Profit is how you pay yourself. It enables a company to offer more …

Great Depression

See What Happens When a Frozen Turkey Meets a Hot Deep Fryer

Maybe you've heard that if you're planning on deep-frying a turkey for Thanksgiving, you should make sure the bird is completely thawed first. Maybe you heard it, but you're pressed for time. (After all, it takes four days to thaw a 16-pound turkey in your refrigerator.) So maybe you're thinking of …

Demonstration

Motorcycle Live 2016: what you can expect to see at the NEC

There will be echoes of bike shows of half a century ago when Motorcycle Live opens on November 19, as new machines from old British rivals Triumph and Norton vie for top-of-the-bill status amid the 2017 models on display at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.<p>Triumph’s show stars follow …

Carbon Fiber

31 Low Light Houseplants That You Shouldn't Miss Out

Incorporating your interior spaces with houseplants enhances your quality of life. However, the biggest challenge is finding low light houseplants …

Plants

A Patient's Fart Ignited a Fire During Surgery

The patient was seriously burned, so you're not allowed to laugh.<p>Here's a horrifying story just in time for Halloween: In Tokyo, a patient farted during surgery, which ignited a fire that led to burns all over her body.<p>The incident happened back in April, but the Tokyo Medical University Hospital …

Jokes

Amazon is changing its Fresh pricing as the online grocery market heats up

Amazon has changed the price of its grocery delivery service AmazonFresh, reports TechCrunch.<p>The program has dropped from $299/year to $14.99/month and will remain tied to the Amazon Prime membership, which costs $99/year. Amazon's decision to adjust the price of Fresh could help onboard shoppers …

eCommerce

All the cars that matter from the Paris Motor Show

Honda Civic Type R Prototype<p>You wait ages and ages for a new Honda Civic Type R, and well, two arrive almost back-to-back. Yes, scarcely a year after …

Couple care for Jimmy the 9 foot orphaned bear

Would you be scared to be cuddled by a 9ft bear? Susan and Jim Kowalczik spend time with Jimmy the orphaned Kodiak brown bear every day.<p>The couple run the Orphaned Wildlife Center in Middletown, New York and their largest charge is Jimmy.<p>They have dedicated their lives to caring for and releasing …

Honda Will Sell You A Civic Hatchback With Three Pedals And A Turbo For Under $21,000

If you wanted a fun manual hatchback for your daily commute but didn’t need a performance car like a Focus ST or GTI, there was really only one …

12 Famous Hollywood Beauties of the 1950s and '60s You May Not Have Known Posed for ‘Playboy’

Back when Hugh Hefner started the magazine in the ’50s, <i>Playboy</i> was more than just a “girlie” magazine; it was also a well-respected publication known …