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8 Garden Flowers That Chase Away Vegetable-Eating Bugs

Image source: athomefc.com<p>It’s no secret that I love to spend time planning, planting, tending to and harvesting from my vegetable garden. My …

Gardening

Shocking photo shows jet engine shell patched with tape

The tape appears to be a temporary measure until the plane can be fixed at the next service schedule.<p>KUALA LUMPUR: A passenger on board an EasyJet …

Meat Is Murder—but It’s People Being Killed (and Not How You Think)

One evening in June 2011, at their home in a suburb of Portland, Ore., Melissa Lee and her husband sat down to a dinner of spaghetti and meatballs …

8 Gold's Gym Trainers' Go-To Bodybuilding Workouts

Bodybuilders spend years, even decades, perfecting the human form. Now, you may not want to look herculean, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t …

Why Your Future Vaccination Might Not Be A Shot

Vaccines don't always make it into the people who need them the most. Many require a syringe and a needle to enter the bloodstream and create immunity. And that means a doctor or nurse has to do the job.<p>But with if a vaccine could be delivered by simply applying a patch?That's Mark Prausnitz's …

Public Health

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Highlights of Boxing's Big Night

On Saturday night, younger sports fans finally had the opportunity to learn something that has been true since the era of James Figg in the 1720s: No sporting event, or entertainment event of any kind, is bigger than the biggest of prizefights.<p>Over the past 300 years, boxing has gone through ups …

Boxing

U.S. Marines Arrive In Nepal To Aid Earthquake Victims

United States Marines have arrived in Nepal, where a 7.8 magnitude earthquake late last month killed more than 7,000 people.<p>Reporting from Katmandu, NPR's Julie McCarthy says that Brig. Gen. Paul Kennedy, the commanding general of the III Marine Expeditionary Brigade stationed in Okinawa, Japan, …

Natural Disasters

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

A Gaining Muscle Diet - 5 Essential Foods

A gaining muscle diet is an important part of your bodybuilding regime. Without the right sorts of foods and the right amount of calories your body …

How to Make a Nautical Madewell Key Chain in Under 15 Minutes

Sometimes we walk around a store or peruse our favorite shops online and we see something and think, “we could totally make that!” Today we’re going to show you how to hack the paracord key chains from Madewell. They’re a perfect DIY Copycat. And guess what — it’ll only take you 15 minutes to make! …

Sewing

Can Lemon Water Really Help You Lose Weight?

<i>Want a low-key weight loss regiment? Watch Jillian Pranksy demonstrate the slimming power of gentle yoga:</i><p>Drinking water—whether hot or cold, infused with lemon, or plain—also helps keep your metabolism humming. "Staying hydrated is an important component of a healthy diet because it boosts your …