Erik Morehouse

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These Plants Are Oxygen Bombs – Have at Least One of Them to Clean the Air at Your Home – Healthy Remedies

Numerous people like to keep plants at home. They like to grow them because they beautify every area, but did you know that plants can actually clean …

16 Ways to Hack Your Meal-Prep Routine For Faster Weight-Loss Results

A healthy diet is essential to weight-loss success. So instead of being at the whim of choosing meals in the moment, you'll need to plan out and prep your week's meals and snacks. Unfortunately, we're not talking about making seven day's worth of brownies. If you're looking to slim down and eat …

Researchers Discover Neurons are Much More Flexible Than We Thought

It was once believed that memories are formed by hardwiring information into the brain in a highly stable manner. However, recent studies carried out …

Neuroscience

New Study Tells Chaotic Story Of How First Animals On Earth Evolved

A new study might have solved the age-old mystery of how the first animals evolved on our planet, therefore leading the way for more advanced …

NASA's Ambitious Plan To Save Earth From A Supervolcano

Yellowstone National Park's many thermal mineral springs and geysers are features of the volcanic activity underneath the ground. Scientists at NASA …

Don't Learn Scales - Learn Chords Instead! [Lessons]

<b>Soloing</b>: In this lesson, we are going to talk about scales.

A Handy List of Helpful Guitar Tips, Hacks and Tricks

The amazing Steve Onotera aka SamuraiGuitarist offered up some helpful guitar tips. Included in this list are such subjects as flying with a guitar, …

The Physics of Bruce Lee’s Famous One-Inch Punch

What is the most famous marital arts move? The <i>Karate Kid</i>‘s “crane kick?” <i>Kill Bill</i>‘s five-point-palm exploding heart technique? I’d argue it’s Bruce …

Physics

Here’s What You Should Look For When The Sky Goes Dark On Aug. 21

Hint: This isn’t your typical August night sky.<p>While a partial eclipse will be visible for all to see in North America, those gathered along the path of totality — a 70-mile-wide strip stretching diagonally across the entirety of the continental US — will get to experience the moon fully blocking …

Astronomy

How to achieve your goals by creating an enemy

<b>• If used correctly, scapegoating can be a powerful tool for resisting temptation and sticking to hard goals. It can also be dangerous and backfire if used incorrectly.</b><p><b>• Assigning blame is a kind of psychological defense mechanism that frees us from uncomfortable feelings when bad things happen out</b> …

Superconductivity research reveals potential new state of matter

A potential new state of matter is being reported in the journal <i>Nature</i>, with research showing that among superconducting materials in high magnetic …

How To Actually Concentrate

It’s not easy, but you can do it<p>Ever have those trains of thought that just... wait, what were we talking about, again? Staying focused can be hard, especially in an age when there are tons of distractions around you. So, whether it’s something you don’t really want to have to pay attention to—like …

Why You Need Special Glasses to Watch the Eclipse

Monday, August 21, will be an amazing once-in-a lifetime opportunity to see total solar eclipse — or a prime opportunity to permanently damage your …

Ketogenic Diet Beginner's Guide: Is It Good For You and Should You Try It?​ | Men’s Health

I’m beginning to hear more and more people lecture me about the benefits of the ketogenic diet. “Keto burns fat fast! It turbo-charges your energy! It fights disease! You can eat all the bacon you want!” But as is so often the case with diets, underneath all the initial excitement, there’s a gut …

10 Reasons The Story Of Jesus Might Be An Allegory For The Sun

Whether a person called Jesus Christ ever actually existed or not, the story attributed to Him is largely, although unofficially, agreed by most …

List-Worthy

7 Easy Things You Can Do to Change Your Life in 2 Months | Inc.com

Making big changes in your life isn't about moving across the country, or storming into your office and quitting your job.<p>Big changes are the result of small tweaks.<p>Whether your goal is to finish a project, change your friend group, make more time for passion projects, or improve upon a bad habit, …

Self-Reflection

Artist Recommendations Based on the Music You Already Like - If you like jazzy guitar chords, listen to Omar Apollo.

Writing a song is a surefire way to exorcize some demons or sing out some stress. Usually that involves a (human) significant other, but Omar Apollo …

A new date for a key step in the origin of life

1ff28e89-7a44-49dc-a5a6-1351b819f8fd<p>A new date for a key step in the origin of …

Mitch McConnell

Scientists Finally Unlock the Recipe For Magic Mushrooms

Based on prior reporting from field work and various sources, this reporter can confidently conclude that magic mushrooms are very chill. There’s …

Physicists Have Made Exotic Quantum States From Light

From Light to Super-Proton<p>Five years ago, Martin Weitz and his team accomplished what other physicists had thought impossible: they created a …

Everyone’s freaking out about the eclipse. But gardeners know the sun’s true wonder.

Total eclipses of the sun are rare, and Monday’s passage of the moon in front of our mother star is generating a lot of attention. Some 20 million people are expected to occupy the rather narrow 70-mile band of “totality” that will arch from Oregon to South Carolina. At its fullest, the eclipse …

Plants

How to make a pinhole projector to view the solar eclipse

It's easier than trying to find eclipse glasses. And better for your eyes than staring directly at the sun.<p>Eclipse day has arrived! If you've waited this long to purchase a pair of eclipse glasses in order to view the big event, you've probably waited too long. Inventory is low and prices are sky …

Solar Eclipse

Supernova shows "the universe is crazier than science fiction"

Thanks to a worldwide network of 18 robotic telescopes, researchers led by the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) were able to catch a …

Universe

Guest Post: 4 Things To Consider Before Buying a Guitar Pedal

If you are a serious guitar player, you should know already that the basic setup is not enough. Having the standard rig is okay. But if you want to …

Guitar

What Are the Best Life Hacks You've Learned From Fiction?

One of my favorite psychological tricks comes from a novella by comedian Steve Martin, <i>Shopgirl</i>. It’s a guide to telling lies. There are three …