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Gardening 101: Cannas

Canna, <i>Canna:</i> “Tropical Burst”<p>Do you need a perennial that joyously sings of faraway lands filled with tropical loveliness? (Who doesn’t?) Popular …

Plants

Gardening 101: Zinnias

Zinnia<i>:</i> “Farm Stand Favorite”<p>Truly, zinnias have to be one of the best annuals to grow. Not only do they shoot up from seed to flower with astounding …

How to get your garden ready for spring

With March just around the corner, it’s about now that every gardener starts getting cabin fever. There is only so much peering at snowdrops, sniffing scented daphnes and admiring frosted leaves you can do before the desire to start sowing seeds with abandon sets in.<p>Be careful what you sow, though: …

Gardening

Best Flowers to Start from Seed

Easiest Flowers to Grow from Seed<p>14 Flowers to Start from Seed<p>Updated September 15, 2016<p>Do you want to enjoy a beautiful flower garden without …

Gardening

The Skin Laundry Wrinkle Release Neck & Chest Sheet Mask Saved My Florida-Born Skin

For 22 years of my life, I lived in Florida. My mom's house was a five-minute drive to the closest beach, which is where I spent most of my free time sunbathing (without—gasp—sunscreen). And while I now call the gorgeous, quaint little borough of Brooklyn my home, it's safe to say, over the years, …

Gardening 101: Red Twig Dogwood

Red Twig Dogwood, <i>Cornus sericea</i>: Red Willow<p>There are all sorts of plants you can use to provide much needed color in your garden in winter. But for a …

How HDMI 2.1 makes big-screen 4K PC gaming even more awesome

An open secret on the PC gaming world is that 4K TVs double as great PC monitors. Or potentially great, anyway. Big-screen gamers have lived with many a compromise, if only to play Overwatch or Battlefield on a 65-inch display at resolutions that living room game consoles can still only dream about.<p>…

Computer Hardware

Gardening 101: Primroses

Primrose, <i>Primula</i>: “First Flower”<p>It’s easy to spot a primula, its rosette of palest yellow flowers the color of early spring sunshine. This is <i>Primula</i> …

Northern Europe

How to control your TV with Amazon Echo

As nice as it would be for every television to include a simple local network access function, most TVs still rely on good old-fashioned Infrared …

Psychologists Explain Your Phone Anxiety (and How to Get Over It)

Sure, the voice-calling function on your phone may now be one of the least important things on there — somewhere behind texting, Google, Facebook, …

Suffer from chronic sinus trouble? Give this yogic technique a shot

<i>Image: Shutterstock</i><p>I started practicing Jala Neti last year after one of the worst migraine attacks I’ve ever experienced. I was detoxing at a spa …

[[•_Million Dollar Views_•]]< Got to see the amazing inner workings of the newly built @madisonsquareparktower apartments tonight with @fredrikeklundny. Seeing this space on the 56th floor was something truly awesome!!

People who swear more may be more honest? Get the F*ck out of here

If you’re one of those people who can’t stop swearing, I have some great f*cking news and some bad f*cking news.<p>The good news first: A study …

Linguistics

Mental health crisis among children as selfie culture sees cases of anxiety rise by 42 per cent in five years, NHS figures show

Soaring numbers of children are being admitted to hospital suffering from anxiety, official figures show.<p>NHS data shows the number of young patients being treated on hospital wards has risen by 42 per cent in just one year, with thousands of pre-teen children receiving such a diagnosis.<p>Experts said …

Mental Health

Gardening 101: Siberian Squill

Siberian Squill, <i>Scilla siberica</i> “The Survivor”<p>With its small, bell-shaped blue blossoms surrounded by gray-green leaves like tiny spears, Siberian …

Arctic Circle

Studio Visit: Electric Daisy Flower Farm

In her studio high on the hillside of Bradford-on-Avon, florist Fiona Haser Bizony, founder of Electric Daisy Flower Farm, has views of architectural …

7 wild spring flowers to spot as early as January

<b>During the cold, icy days of winter, it's uplifting to look forward to spring, when the air warms and colour blossoms across the countryside. Some</b> …

Ideas to Add Storage to a Small Kitchen

When you have a small kitchen (I do), creative problem solving stops becoming a resume catchphrase and starts becoming a way of life. Configuring …

Wine ice cream could be the best thing ever invented

A New York dairy has combined wine and ice cream to make a treat strictly for the adults<p>It is a perennial foodie problem: you like wine, and you like ice cream, but sadly they just don’t go together.<p>An American dairy may, however, have created the solution: ice cream that is made with wine.<p>Mercer’s …

Ice Cream

The Best Whiskey Stones

Resist the melt.<p>For ages, whiskey drinkers have been diluting their drinks with ice. They've tried different shapes — big cubes, spheres, wedges — to slow down the inevitable melt. Enter: whiskey stones. These little bad boys will survive the journey from freezer to glass and back for an unlimited …

Whiskey

Learn about Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Therapists

<b>Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)</b> is a short-term form of behavioral treatment that helps people problem-solve and see the relationship between …

Tramadol, Oral Tablet

Highlights<p>Tramadol oral tablet is available as both a generic and a brand-name drug. <b>Brand name: Ultram.</b><br>• Tramadol oral tablets come in both …

15 Reasons to Use Your Slow Cooker in January

It’s too cold to not.<p>This winter, your slow cooker will be your best friend. Some quick preparation in the morning and by dinnertime you’ll have a …

Schizophrenia Could Be Linked to Type 2 Diabetes, Study Finds

Not good.<p>People with schizophrenia tend to die up to 30 years earlier than the general population. Many of these untimely deaths are due to physical …

Gardening 101: Hellebore

Hellebore, <i>Helleborus</i>: “Makes Winter Worthwhile”<p>The fascinating elegance of Hellebore is head and shoulders above any other winter flower. Just as the …

Plants

Garden trends for 2017

The urban jungle<p>Smaller houses, more people renting and an ironic passion for Seventies kitsch has led to a trend for indoor plants.<p>Instagram allows hipsters the opportunity to boast about their cheese and rubber plants, often displayed in macramé hangers. John Lewis’s annual shopping habit report …

There’s a Problem With a Bunch of Psychology Textbooks

Psychology is mired in a replication crisis: Many famous, established findings that experts had assumed to be robust have, in the light shed by newer …

Gardening 101: Mâche

Mâche, <i>(Valerianella locusta):</i> “The New Arugula”<p>Mâche is a salad green of contradictions: tiny, but full of good health. Buttery and light in flavor, …

Buddha's 7 Factors of Enlightenment (and the Ultimate Key to Getting There)

Have you heard of the Tripitak? It’s a famous Buddhist texture detailing the 7 factors of enlightenment. They are:<p>Dhamma’s keen investigation or …