Irfan Rivera

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Hans Talhoffer’s Fight Book, a Sixteenth-Century Manuscript about the Art of Fighting | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

In Europe from the fourteenth century onward, the art of fighting was recorded in words or images, or a combination of both. These handwritten …

Martial Arts

Make A Boxed Cake Taste Like A Bakery Cake | Pinterest Test

Hi, Its Renee from the Youtube Channel Cute Simple Things. I wanted to share this Pinterest test, its all about how to make Cupcakes at home so yummy …

Dessert

This Mini Vacuum Cleaner Kills Dust Mites, Allergens and Even Bed Bugs and It’s Only $69 Right Now

<b>* Light and portable handheld design</b><b><br>* Hypoallergenic and features a .3 miron HEPA filter</b><b><br>* Disinfects with UF light and heat</b><p>A compact, hand-held …

Bedbugs

Woman, 22, whose severe eczema caused her to miss work because it hurt to get DRESSED is cured after four sessions on a trendy vitamin drip loved by celebs

A woman has revealed how trendy vitamin drips loved by celebs cured the chronic eczema that left her skin red raw and weeping in just four …

Immune System

Weight Loss For Men Over 40 - Secret Diets and Workouts For 40 Plus Men to Burn Fat and Get Toned

Nutrition<p>Weight loss for men over 40 would be quite different from younger men. The process of metabolism in an older man is usually low. Due to the …

Exercise

These $3 Plastic Pot Scrapers Destroy Stuck-on Food (and They Last Forever)

These look more like crumbs, but the scraper can lift all kinds of caked-on grime.<p>The very first thing I did when moving into my 100-year-old house a …

Cleaning

Build up your IT street cred with this jam-packed online certification courses

Just because you know how to tinker with motherboards doesn't mean you can clinch any job you please. You may have a wide range of technical chops …

Project Management

15 Things You Aren’t Buying at Costco—but Should

If you’re heading to Costco for only mega rolls of toilet paper, dish soap, and maybe a rotisserie chicken, we’re about to blow your world of …

Personal Finance

What exactly does it mean to call for “ethics in design”?

Just about everything around you has been designed—but not always by people who consider inclusion.

Design

5 Best Everyday Carry (EDC) Flashlights [Hands-On]

Knife, gun, flashlight…the <b>basics</b> of everyday carry (EDC).<p>We purchased the top EDC flashlights out there and used them everyday.<p>This isn’t just some …

Self Defense

Want a Happy Marriage? Science Says Couples Should Do These 7 Things for Each Other Often

Author Eric Barker dissects the book, "The All-or-Nothing Marriage: How the Best Marriages Work," and discovers science-backed behaviors for a happy marriage.<p>How many motivational books have you read? You know how it goes, right? The author conveys his or her version of the secrets of life, …

Happiness

Tents vs. Hammocks: How a Traditional Camper Took to Sleeping in Trees

Hammock brand Kammok tried to sell me — a lifelong tent-user — on hanging versus traditional camping. So I went along with the brand for overnights …

Backpacking

Maca root is touted as a major fertility booster—here’s why

Over the past few years, Maca has solidified its reputation as a wellness darling. And for good reason: Reported benefits include improving energy …

Wellness

How to Use an Air Hose for a Pressure Washer

A garden hose is used with an air hose for a pressure washer.<p>Step 1<p>Turn on the air compressor, and let it build up pressure. Look at the gauge on the …

Home Improvement

Ancient human ancestors went extinct because they were lazy

In news that should surprise absolutely no one, scientists now believe an ancient ancestor of modern humans died off because they were too lazy for …

Anthropology

The Outrageously Fun, Michigan-Made 4x4 You've Never Heard Of

Meet the Roxor 4x4. It ain’t that big and it ain’t that fast, but somehow the fun never stops.<p>About 20 years ago, I was in India riding in the back of a Tata Sumo—a sort of Land Rover Defender knockoff—in Corbett National Park, when the driver plunged down a river embankment for a hairy water …

Made in America

Why you should try the '8 till 8' rule: Doctor reveals the simple diet tweak that helps with weight loss, boosts immunity and improves gut health

Doctor Rangan Chatterjee recently revealed the link between poor gut health and a variety of illnesses from eczema and joint pain to acne and mental …

Wellness

The Skirt Steak Recipe I Can Cook Even on My Old, Cheap Gas Grill

By Carey Polis<p>I used to have an irrational fear of grilling steak and messing it up—and then I met the no-fail skirt steak recipe of my dreams.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>For many years, I refused to grill steak. I lacked …

BBQ

You can make money directly off of other people's debt.

The Best Peer-to-Peer Lending Platforms for Investors<p>These services give you direct access to the consumer credit market.<p>Updated August 10, 2018<p>We …

Loans

Why Aren't You Using Two-Factor Authentication?

Two academic researchers set out to understand why consumers don't use two-factor authentication. They concluded that consumers simply don't …

Authentication

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

The Best Sounds to Put You to Sleep, According to Reddit

Having trouble falling asleep, but meditation isn’t your thing? The good people of Reddit have some recommendations for chatty podcasts and tracks …

Zen

The Best and Worst Grocery Store Hot Sauces

High school superlatives for mass-market hot sauce<p>They say variety is the spice of life, and nowhere is that more true than in the hot sauce aisle of …

Cooking

Compression and VPNs Make for Leaked Secrets

At the Black Hat convention in Las Vegas, a researcher demonstrated how to brute-force secret information hidden by VPNs while the data was being …

Information Systems

Want to learn how to code? Start with these popular books, free

Programming has been a job and avocation for decades, but its popularity appears to have surged in the last few years; a recent survey of users on …

Programming

How to Copy Your Windows Installation to an SSD

If you’re looking to upgrade your computer to a solid-state drive but don’t want to start everything back up from scratch, here’s how to transfer …

Linux

These $79 Bluetooth noise-cancelling headphones are normally $260

Everyone uses music to drown out background noise — whether because of a crying baby on a plane, loud chewing in the library, or neighbors …

Consumer Tech

Simple Steps to Protect Yourself on Public Wi-Fi

Accessing the internet isn't normally a problem when you're inside the confines of your own home—it's secure, it's easy to connect to, and it's …

Wi-Fi

The 5 healthiest protein powders

In an ideal world, you’d get all of the important nutrients your body needs, including protein, from whole foods, says Manhattan nutritionist Sharon …

Ever Wonder If Simply Walking More Can Help You Lose Weight? Here's Your Answer

When we think about the things that help us lose weight quickly, our minds automatically go to the more drastic or complicated things: being in a calorie deficit, doing a lot of HIIT cardio, swearing off sugar and soda, etc. But what if there were a simpler way to lose weight? Well, there might …

Walking