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How to Get Rid of Garden Pests For Good

It probably won’t surprise most vegetable gardeners that insects outnumber humans many millions of times over. While some insects can be beneficial …

How To Make New Friends When You're An Adult

Illustrated by Daniel Koppich.<p>If James Taylor ruled the world, all we’d have to do is call and a BFF would appear on our doorstep. In reality, …

6 DIY Ways to Whiten Your Teeth and Get a Movie-Star Smile

No harsh chemicals necessary<p>It's that time of year again: You have to remain photo-ready from the first holiday party to the ringing of the New Year. Whitening your smile is imperative, but finding the time for a dentist visit isn't always in the cards. And sometimes, you don't want to apply a …

Scientists find likely culprit behind mysterious sea star deaths

In the slippery tide pools of San Pedro's Point Fermin, there are sticky green sea anemone, hard-shelled limpets, barnacles shaped like mini-volcanoes and even small octopuses hiding between gaps in the rocks.<p>Noticeably missing from this coastal menagerie are the icons of the rocky intertidal zone …

Biology

21 Photos Guaranteed To Make You Laugh Every Time

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Clever Japanese pet owners find perfect cat beds…at IKEA! 【Photos】

One of the great things about IKEA is the broad appeal of its furnishings. With understated styling, reasonable prices, and adequate quality, the …

Pets

21 “Beautiful Girl Habits” Every Girl Should Adopt

I’m pretty happy with my appearance overall, but I wouldn’t consider myself a Beautiful Girl yet (capital B, capital G), because A) I’m not a solid …

No Experience? You Can Still Stand Out!

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Employment

The 5 Best Websites to Find Internships

If you're starting to apply for internships, chances are you're feeling a little overwhelmed. With so many internship websites out there vying for your attention, it's difficult to tell which ones are worth a look and which ones aren't. The process of trying to find the right internship for you can …

23 Everyday Carry Survival Items You Should Always Have

Everyday carry, otherwise known as EDC, is not the carrying of a full survival kit on your person at all times, contrary to what many people may …

Bibimbap at Home

Buy thinly sliced beef for this bibimbap recipe at Korean markets, or ask your butcher to cut it for you.<p>Ingredients<p>Bulgogi<p>1/2 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>1/3 cup finely grated Asian pear with juices<p>2 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic cloves, minced<p>1 tablespoon raw or brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons grated …

Confused Bunny Thinks He’s a Cat by Anna...

<b>Confused Bunny Thinks He’s a Cat</b><p><i>by</i> <i>Anna Washenko</i><i>, FluffPo Correspondent</i><p>Carrot has spent so much time looking at cat videos online that he has started …

Pets

Tips on Hemming Pants With Original Hem

Copyright-All Rights Reserved<p>I'm thrilled to say that my blog post Hem Jeans Fast and Easy has become very popular. In fact I'd say that it has …

Sewing

Shortcuts to make Windows 8 and 8.1 computing even faster

Basic Keyboard Shortcuts<p>Here is a list of basic keyboard shortcuts that can help you to get places fast.<p><b>Charms Shortcuts</b><p>+ <b>C</b><p>Open the Charms<p>+ <b>S</b><p>Open the …

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15 Ways to Eat Nutella Before the Nutella Apocalypse Happens

Not to be the bearer of bad news, but. . .you guys. Nutella is in trouble. The luxuriously creamy chocolate-hazelnut spread we use to make bananas …

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Fantastic Fungi: The Startling Visual Diversity of Mushrooms Photographed by Steve Axford | Colossal

<p>To think any one of these lifeforms exists in our galaxy, let alone on our planet, simply boggles the mind. Photographer Steve Axford lives and …

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p><b>2. Serve ice cream with a knife, not a scoop.</b><p><b>3. Use a hot knife to slice cake perfectly.</b><p><b>4. Open jars instantly with a bottle</b> …

Build A Bowl Of Bibimbap!

It’s as fun to say as it is delicious to eat<p>As winter sets in, so increases the craving for simple, soul-satisfying food. There’s a class of these meals I like to call “bowls of good.”<p>A bowl of good can take the form of a soup (this one’s pretty damn good), but my preferred goodness comes via a …

How To Make Crispy Kale Chips - This Mess is Ours

I am sure that many of you are probably already kale chip aficionados, but every time I make kale chips for our friends and family I get drilled with …

Recipes

How to Make Peppermint Essential Oil (Extract)

I grow mint in pots on my patio. Earlier this summer I spiffed up the planters from our old apartment with green outdoor paint I had leftover from my …

Alternative Medicine

Octopus mom protects her eggs for an astonishing 4-1/2 years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - If someone were to create an award for “mother of the year” in the animal kingdom, a remarkably dedicated eight-limbed mom from the dark and frigid depths of the Pacific Ocean might be a strong contender.<p>Scientists on Wednesday described how the female of an octopus species …

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After 15 Years of Lesbianism, I'm Dating Men and I Have No Idea What I'm Doing

The woman in the adjacent movie theater seat wants to kiss me. I know because after our first date she texted to say so.<p>“You should have,” I replied.<p>A year ago I would have meant it. In fact, this woman -- rangy, big hands, artfully mussed hair -- would have slain me. Two dates in, I’d be camped …

Relationships