Lisa Hoolihan

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A Better Way to Stack Firewood

Besides practicality, I like heating with wood because the whole process has a beauty about it that nothing else can match. While a cozy fire in a …

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Super-Earths likely to have oceans and continents

Massive exoplanets might be more like Earth than has been thought.<p>Massive terrestrial exoplanets – planets outside our solar system – called …

Earth Science

6 Ways to Green Your Office in the New Year

Itching for a little office sprucing in the new year? If applying for a LEED-certified renovation isn’t in the cards, consider these six easy ways to …

Alys Fowler: terrariums

'I was a happy with houseplants kind of girl, but now all I can think about is the tiny, enclosed world of terrariums'<p>All I can think about is the tiny enclosed world of terrariums. It is my editor's fault. I was just a happy-with-houseplants kind of girl until she mentioned it. But the idea grew, …

{Video} How to Build A Bean Bag Toss

It’s hard to believe that the year is already half over. In just a few days we will celebrate our countries Independence and the barbecue’s and …

Lego Mars Curiosity Rover

For the uninitiated, Lego Cuusoo is a forum for brick fans to submit, and vote on, potential sets that may one day make it to a Lego store near you. …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

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6 Moves That Lengthen and Strengthen

Exercise 1 Grand Pliés<p>Because this move is wider than the average squat, your inner thighs get in on the action. Stand with your feet wider than hip width, toes turned out <b>(A)</b>. Squat down as low as you can while keeping your chest high and letting your arms hang down in front of you <b>(B)</b>. As …

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

Sneak-Peek: Top 5 Sky Events of 2014

<b>The New Year promises a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potential surprise meteor shower, among other celestial delights.</b><p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the offing, here are our picks for sky-watching events worth circling on your calendar for 2014.<p><b>1. Total Eclipse of</b> …

Tonight's Meteor Shower: Live, From Space, It's The Quadrantids

It's early January, and that means it's time for the Quadrantid meteor shower to peak. Despite winter weather that might cloud the skies in some areas, forecasters say this year's event is worth getting up for, citing lunar conditions that will darken the night sky.<p>If you haven't heard of the …

Best Space Photos 2013: Awesome Year of the Comet Shines Bright

Comet ISON brought the drama, while starry skies, gleaming worlds, and astronomical eye-poppers provided the year's most awe-inspiring space visions.

Who's on That Russian Ship Stuck on Antarctic Ice? And Why?

An expedition is recreating explorer Douglas Mawson's 100-year-old trek.<p><b>Update: The Russian vessel, the M.V. Akademik Shokalskiy, which was stranded off the coast of Antarctica with 74 people onboard, remains stranded. Attempts were made by the Chinese icebreaker, Snow Dragon, and other Russian</b> …

5 Sky Events This Week: A Cosmic Blooming Flower and a New Year’s Shower

Changing Planet<p>The Great Orion Nebula can be glimpsed as a fuzzy patch with the naked eye, and seen as a down-turned, flower-shaped cloud of gas and dust through backyard telescopes. Credit: Bill Schoening/NOAO/AURA/NSF<p><b>As festivities kick off the New Year, sky-watchers will revel in nights filled</b> …

What's the Best Exercise for Weight Loss?

<i>A:</i><p>This question seems to get asked and answered every couple of months in the fitness world. The most recent research on the topic, however, seems to be the most definitive: According to a study published last month in the <i>Journal of Applied Physiology</i>, aerobic exercise trumps weight lifting in …

Exercise

Many with diabetes unaware of vision loss | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Less than half of people with diabetes-related eye disease have been told about it, which means they’re also missing out on treatment that could save their sight, U.S. researchers say.<p>In nationwide surveys of adults with diabetic macular edema - a condition that can …

4 Yoga Moves for a Better Butt

These poses are the fastest way to a backside that will make everyone jealous<p>There are some seriously cute yoga pants out there that can take you from mat to cocktails, but here's the catch: They're all pretty tight. The good news is that you don't need to hit up Google for the best butt workout …

Yoga

When it comes to walking, more is better | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who walk enough to meet or exceed physical activity recommendations may be less likely to die early than those who only walk a little, new research shows.<p>The American Heart Association (AHA) recommends adults be physically active for at least two and a half hours …

New genetic clues for rheumatoid arthritis 'cure'

<b>An international team of researchers has found more than 40 new areas in DNA that increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis.</b><p>The work is the largest genetic study ever carried out, involving nearly 30,000 patients.<p>The investigators believe new drugs could be developed to target these areas that …

Genetics