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How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

All-Natural Homemade Weed Killers That Really Work

Yes, your lawn is manicured and beautiful, but did you know that such perfection can actually make it more susceptible to weeds? Dandelion, crab …

Gardening

How eating mushrooms make you superhuman.

How Eating Mushrooms Could Make You Feel Like a Superhuman<p>Americans don't eat enough mushrooms!<p>In America, the mushroom is a misunderstood and …

On 4/20, Chuck Schumer To Introduce Bill To Decriminalize Marijuana

Politics isn't always red or blue. Lately, it has been green.<p>Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., plans to introduce legislation on Friday to decriminalize marijuana on the federal level, adding a high-profile advocate in the effort to decriminalize, legalize and normalize marijuana use in …

Cannabis

How To: 8 Passcode Tips for Keeping Hackers & Law Enforcement Out of Your iPhone for Good

There has been significant debate over law enforcement's right to access our digital devices in recent years. New tools from Grayshift and Cellebrite …

2018 Volkswagen Golf R Manual Euro-Spec First Drive Review

The stealth supercar<p>After a minute or so, the fast-moving Mercedes-Benz E-Class eases to the right, and I punch the gas hard. The curiously syncopated exhaust note booms louder as speed builds with remarkable linearity. The tach needle swings into the red zone as I grab sixth gear. I glance down at …

How I Got Delightfully High On Legal Mushrooms

Ever since Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon’s eccentric but oddly compelling food diary went viral — and people finally started taking Goop …

Why did I risk my privacy with home DNA testing? I blame my Neanderthal heritage

I have made a terrible mistake. I have sold all my DNA on the internet. Actually, it’s worse than that: I recently paid a not-insignificant sum to a technology company that could decide to sell my DNA on the internet.<p>Why did I do this? Well, embarrassing as it is to admit, I did it because all my …

Molecular Biology

7 Compelling Reasons to Have More Sex

Everyone knows that, along with eating chocolate and drinking wine, having sex is one of the best things you can do for your health…<p>In all …

Photographer captures bittersweet spirit of a dog who has been living in a park for 13 years

Sometimes, a picture paints a thousand sighs.<p>No one really knows how a dog ended up living in a Los Angeles-area park for at least 13 years. But …

What Is ‘Vaginal Massage’ and Could It Help Your Sex Life?

It's actually called pelvic floor physical therapy, and it's a legit treatment for pain during sex and other conditions.<p>When Lena Dunham opened up …

Volkswagen GTI: The History of an Icon

A Banana Grown At Subzero Temps Also Has An Edible Peel

A Japanese farm introduced a new crop this winter: an organic banana with a peel that's thin enough to eat. In a nod to this appealing outer covering, Setsuzo Tanaka, the banana's inventor, has named his creation the Mongee ("mon-gay") banana — which means "incredible banana" in …

Forestry

All the Reasons You Should Add Ghee to Your Diet — From a Doctor

Ghee has been used for centuries in Indian cooking and Ayurvedic medicine, but recently has caught lots of attention in the health and wellness …

Reality Check: Seven Trump claims fact-checked

<b>President Trump's 80-minute speech covered everything from Islamic State to the Empire State. So what did he get right and wrong?</b><p>1. 'Since the election, we have created 2.4 million new jobs, including 200,000 new jobs in manufacturing alone'<p>Counting the figures from November 2016 onwards (Mr Trump …

7 Free Cabin Plans for the Ultimate DIYer

7 Free Cabin Plans<p>Build a Cabin With These Free Plans<p>Updated July 20, 2017<p>Use one of the free cabin plans below to build the cabin of your dreams …

U.S.-Bound 2018 Volkswagen Golf R Might Get a 'Performance' Variant

An even more powerful Golf R in the States? Sign us up.<p>Volkswagen<p>Last April, Volkswagen announced a Performance Package for the upcoming 7.5 …

​Marijuana and Sex: Is Marijuana Actually Good For Your Sex Life? | Men’s Health

Marijuana contains the compound tetrahydrocannibidol, which is better known as THC. THC attaches to cannabinoid receptors in our brain, affecting our perception of pleasure. It produces an effect that is very similar to that of a neurochemical called anandamide, which is produced by your body and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Management of Red Clover as a Cover Crop

Benefits<p>Red clover is a short-lived perennial that is winter hardy throughout Pennsylvania. Red clover can be used as a cover crop that provides many …

Farming

Build Your Own Pumpless Vacuum Cannon

Boom.<p>If you're looking to send a projectile flying as fast and as far as possible without any explosives, your best bet is to use a vacuum cannon. The mechanics are simple: Get a long cannon, place the projectile at one end, and remove all the air. When you trigger it, air rushes in and propels the …

Trump might pick a non-scientist to be USDA's 'chief scientist'

In Trump's world, you don't have to be a scientist to land a high-level science job.<p>President Donald Trump has reportedly picked Sam Clovis — a …

What Causes Hiccups and How to Get Rid of Them

At best, hiccups are a nuisance. At worst, they could be a symptom of something seriously wrong. Luckily, it’s usually the former—a brief episode …

adidas Skateboarding Unveils Daewon Song’s First Signature Colorway

adidas Skateboarding unveils the first signature colorway from Daewon Song for the brand's celebrated adi-ease silhouette. Reinforcing his imprint on …

‘Transgender is very odd’: watch the moment transgender woman meets transphobic

A new Heineken campaign brings together two total strangers who have opposing views on various controversial topics, from feminism to the environment, and gives them the chance to get to know one another.<p>As they start to get along, they are shown a short film of each other discussing their beliefs …

Feminism

Trump’s old tweets are becoming a minefield of hypocrisy

Over the last two weeks, President Trump has attacked Syria without congressional approval, ratcheted up the use of force in Afghanistan with a huge bomb, and moved to reverse the Obama administration's policy of releasing White House visitor logs.<p>Each of these actions runs completely counter to …

Donald Trump

The Brain Tricks Heavy Drinkers Into Thinking They're Just Fine

Heavy drinkers tend to think that they’ve attained some sort of practice and are better able to handle themselves while drunk. But previous research …