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He just graduated from college and wants to be an astrophysicist. Oh, and he's 11

<b>(CNN) —</b> He can't vote. He's not even old enough to drive. But William Maillis already has a college degree.<p>William, 11, walked across a stage Saturday to receive his Associate in Arts degree from St. Petersburg College in Florida.<p>"I am totally fascinated by William and the work that he has done," …

College & University

Chocolate Chip Cookie Brownie Bombs

These delicious chocolate chip cookie brownie bombs (no-bake) are originally created by Hayley Parker, The Domestic Rebel. They are so nice and easy …

Dessert

Hero dog saves seven kittens from certain death and now wants to be their mum

A brave husky has been hailed a hero after rescuing seven newborn kittens left to die inside a cardboard box in the woods – and is now acting like …

Pets

Tips for Finding a Job in the Hidden Job Market

By following these suggestions, people in transition will not only speed up the job search process but also increase their chances of landing a job exponentially.<p>3 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>In the current job market, it’s not unusual for people to be looking …

Employment

This Video of a Toddler Playing Fetch With His Neighbor's Dog Over a Fence Is Just Too Pure

What's more adorable than videos of little kids and doggos? Um, how about nothing! But Chad Nelson, a dad from Minneapolis, MN, recently posted a video to Facebook that takes the dang cake in the cuteness department. It shows his 2-year-old son playing a game of fetch with the next door neighbor's …

Pets

What 500 Calories Looks Like at 10 Fast Food Chains

There’s a lot you can do with 500 calories. You could eat 5 apples, 5 pounds of raw spinach, or over half a dozen eggs. It’s somewhat surprising to …

Nutrition

14 Salmon Recipes That Are Anything But Boring

When something is as healthy, reliable and easy to prepare as salmon is, it’s easy to fall into a rut with the same, basic recipes. But it’s such a …

Cooking

Hone your rock rhythm timing with this 20-minute guitar workout

<b>Hone your timing, dexterity and picking, and learn a few new chords too with our quick rhythm guitar workout.</b><p>Seeing as about 95 percent of most …

Electric Guitar

6 phrases (and 6 words) you should never include in a cover letter

It goes without saying that you always want to present yourself in the best possible light when you’re job searching. From how you structure your …

Employment

20 Awesome Life Hacks That Will Simplify Your Life

We at MindBodyHeal.com have been busy looking for the best tips and tricks to simplify and improve your everyday life. Here’s an awesome list of 20 …

Lifehacks

How to Make Spam Calls Automatically Go to Voicemail on Android

Despite being on the Do Not Call list, I’ve somehow managed to make it onto some sort of robocall list where a woman named “Ann” is trying to sell me …

Android Phones

Emergency Responders Share 9 of the Biggest Death Traps in Your Home

When you think about life-threatening danger, things like car accidents, natural disasters, and crime might come to mind. But many major hazards …

Natural Gas

The inconvenient truth about cancer and mobile phones

Neutralising the safety issue has opened the door to the biggest prize of all: the Internet of Things<p>On 28 March this year, the scientific peer review of a landmark United States government study concluded that there is “clear evidence” that radiation from mobile phones causes cancer, specifically, …

Public Health

How to Make a Quick Pickle–and Why You Should

A truism among chefs is that often something doesn’t need more salt, it needs more acid—whether that’s a squeeze of lemon or a dash of sherry …

Onions

Green Goddess Dressing

Ingredients<p>1 1/3 cups mayonnaise<br>• 1/2 cup loosely packed fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves<br>• 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives<br>• 2 teaspoons Champagne vinegar<br>• 1 …

Recipes

How to Inventory Your Home for an Insurance Adjuster

Q. Do I need to inventory every item I own in the event of a house fire?<p>A. The more detail about your belongings that you can relay to an insurance …

iOS Apps

56+ Hilarious Photos That Prove Boxers Are The Most Adorable Weirdos Ever

Boxers are the best! They are bundles of fun, bright, goofy and always up for some playtime. This loyal and faithful dog gets an incredibly strong …

Cute

17 Peach Desserts to Make Before It’s Too Late | Food & Wine

Fredrika Stjärne<p>Andrew Zimmern’s decadent recipe is the perfect vehicle for ice cream.<p>Keller & Keller<p>Lavender and peach are a classic, but underused, …

Dessert

Why You Should Regularly Check Your Internet Speeds

Little is sexier than telling a friend or loved one, “Hey, can you give me a minute? I have to finish testing my download speeds, then we can head …

Wi-Fi

Which Type of Potato Makes the Best Potato Salad? - Chowhound

Potato salad is an American institution, and hardly seems difficult to throw together, but the right technique—and the right ingredients—make all the …

Cooking

Living Off-Grid: What It’s Actually Like

When people learn that my husband and I moved our family to the Ozarks to go off-grid, we sometimes get interesting responses. Living off-grid evokes …

Off-grid

Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls Recipe

"These spring rolls are a refreshing change from the usual fried variety, and have become a family favorite. They are great as a cool summertime …

Ina Garten's Fourth of July Menu Is Golden

What did you expect?<p>Fourth of July is right around the corner, so by now, you should have started thinking about what you’re going to serve at your …

Cooking

Cinnamon-Oat Peach Crisp

This dead-simple oat topping can be repurposed for any stone fruit as it comes into season this summer or for pears and apples in fall.

Breakfast

The History of Rock Musically Told in 100 Guitar Riffs and 100 Bass Riffs

Rare exceptions may only underline the rule: a good rock riff should be simple, primal—two, three, <i>maybe</i> four notes. What makes a riff so distinctive …

Guitar

Improve your finger dexterity with this 20-minute guitar workout

<b>Developing your fretting skills is part of a bigger picture of simultaneously improving your picking technique. As you gain better coordination</b> …

Electric Guitar

How To Quickly Get Rid of Ants

To get rid of ants quickly, you'll need to pay attention to their trail.<p>Ants are undoubtedly pesky pests. Seeing a swarm of them in your home is …

Insects

10 business classes you can take online for free

In 2018, the average salary for a recent business school graduate will be roughly $150,000, according to The Financial Times.<p>While the payoffs for …

Online Education

The Critical EDC Items You Should Always Have on You

<i>by Megan</i><p><i>“You step outside, you risk your life. You take a drink of water, you risk your life. And nowadays, you breathe, and you risk your life.”</i> …

Self Defense

Suzy Welch: What to say when a job interviewer asks, 'Why do you want this job?'

"Why do you want this job?"<p>It's a question you know you'll get in your next job interview, but a standard, scripted response could ruin your chances …

Employment