Josiah Swab

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A step by step, no BS guide to exactly how I paid for a year’s travel

THIS IS SOMETHING I GET ASKED CONSTANTLY. So I’m just going to tell you everything about how I afford to travel, even if it’s not cool or if it’s …

Budget Travel

Never Burn Pre-Baked Pizza Ever Again

<i>BY RICK MARTINEZ, BON APPETIT</i><p>Credit: Alex Lau and Rosie Naberezny<p>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, <i>Bon Appetit</i> reader Kerry Marie Evans confesses to burning pre-baked pizza to a crisp to …

Ultrasonic bubbles give cold water bug-killing cleaning power

A hand-held device that infuses a gentle stream of regular cold water with ultrasound to turn it into a highly effective cleaning tool has been developed by British scientists, who say it could reduce dependence on traditional detergents and help combat anti-microbial resistance.<p>The device, known …

Engineering

You can now get a flu vaccine via a 'jet injector,' which shoots it straight into your arm without a needle

Though it may look like something from a sci-fi movie, the PharmaJet Needle-free Jet Injector is inspired by vaccination guns that have been used since the 1960s, according to the US National Library of Medicine.<p>The first ones were powered by electricity or foot pumps and administered smallpox …

Public Health

Survey shows why progress on corporate board diversity is so slow

Many reasons have been given for why only 19% of corporate board directors are women — a number that has barely budged over the last decade.<p>There aren't enough directors retiring to make room for new ones. There aren't enough outside pressures to prompt real change. Boards can't find enough women …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Chinese Hypersonic Engine Wins Award, Reshapes Speed Race?

China starts flying at Mach 5<p>"The Chinese nation is no longer satisfied with living like a farmer who eyes nothing but his own piece of land and a family to raise. We are looking up into space now."<p>This is what China's state owned Global Times newspaper declared Upon NASA's discovery of liquid …

Aviation