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How Household Geothermal Energy Systems Work

Google's Dandelion Air offers absurdly affordable, zero-emissions heating and cooling (in certain areas, for now)<p>Like a day at the beach, the …

Geothermal Energy

Air-Purifying Plants So Good, Nasa Used Them in the Space Station

Plus, they’ll make your home feel like a tropical paradise.<p>You have to admit, there is something sweet and crisp in the air of a home that’s filled …

Plants

Is the change in your pocket actually worth thousands? These 65 coins could make you a tidy profit

There’s something thrilling about realising the loose change in your pocket might actually be worth enough to pay for your next holiday.<p>Which is why …

Northern Ireland

YouTuber's Racist World Cup Joke Has Brazil Facing Its Demons

The world’s no stranger to social-media scandals that unleash a firestorm. Now, it’s Brazil’s turn.<p>When French player Kylian Mbappe ran at an …

Social Media

Netflix To Spotlight Brazilian Singer Anitta With Upcoming Docuseries

<b>Anitta</b> has inked a fresh deal for an original unscripted series with Netflix slated to release sometime this year, <i>Variety</i> reported Thursday (July …

Inked

Get rid of slugs - Natural slug repellent - Good Housekeeping Institute

Send slugs packing this summer with natural deterrents - that actually work!<p>Slugs can reduce the carefully tended plants in your pots, borders and …

Gardening

Mum who says she paid builder £5,000 to sort out garden left with this

A woman who says she paid more than £5,000 for a builder to landscape her garden was left with a massive pile of earth for a month after the builder …

Type 1 Diabetes

Five symptoms that could mean you’re suffering from coeliac disease

Head over to Instagram and there are almost 21million #glutenfree posts (and counting). But just how common is coeliac disease, where the only treatment and cure is a gluten-free diet for life?<p>“Coeliac disease – pronounced ‘see-liac’ – is a serious autoimmune illness where the body’s immune system …

Gluten-Free

How to set up Android Auto on your phone so you'll actually use it

When Google first announced Android Auto, it was a fairly basic app that let you connect and display a limited amount of information from your phone …

Android Auto

K-Pop: The Best Pop Music You’ve Never Heard

As recently as the 70s, South Korea was identified as one of the world’s poorest countries, but it has of late transformed itself into an economic …

Universal Music

Up your gardening game with the new SmartPlant app

By Anna Cottrell<p>Not sure what that pretty flowering shrub down the road is called? Or perhaps you are designing your first garden and need help …

Gardening

10 Easy Pieces: Garden Tuteurs

<i>Tuteur</i> is the French word for “tutor,” and in the garden, tuteurs teach plants valuable lessons. Whether you’re training night-blooming moonflowers …

Landscaping

5 ways your coffee addiction can boost your garden

If one of the first things you do each morning is brew a fresh pot of coffee, then you likely have a lot of coffee waste. After the brewing is finished, you grab the filter and dump the grounds in the trash. But did you know you can use those spent grounds around the house instead?<p>You can use …

Gardening

To Repel Ticks, Try Spraying Your Clothes With A Pesticide That Mimics Mums

There's new evidence to support a decades-old strategy for preventing the tick bites that lead to all sorts of nasty diseases, including Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever.<p>The remedy involves spraying your clothing with permethrin — a pesticide that's chemically similar to extracts of …

Disease

8 plants to help naturally deter garden slugs

Use nature to ward off these slimy garden pests.<p><b>When planning how to get rid of slugs in your garden and what preventative steps you need to take to deter pests in the first place, it's important to consider the organic, natural methods before turning to harsh chemicals and pesticides.</b><p>These …

Gardening

Keep Your Kid Busy With These Amazing NASA Websites

My kid is home from school while I’m writing this, but he’s been busy at a computer across the room for I think a full hour now. And every couple …

Planets

Alexis Sanchez gets into shape in gym overlooking Copacabana beach

Alexis Sanchez gets into shape in gym overlooking Copacabana beach with girlfriend Mayte Rodriguez as Manchester United star prepares to report back …

Soccer

The Expanse is an excellent sci-fi space opera. But it’s fundamentally a detective show.

The cases these detectives solve are the mysteries of the universe.<p><i>Every week, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can</i> <i>read the archives here</i><i>. The episode of the week for June 24 through 30 is “</i><i>Congregation</i><i>/</i><i>Abaddon’s Gate</i><i>” the</i> …

Science Fiction

25 Comic Book, Sci-Fi and Fantasy TV Shows on Amazon Prime Video

Looking for a new geek show recommendation or want to rewatch a recent favorite? Here’s what Amazon Prime Video has to offer. • facebook <br>• twitter …

Science Fiction

Exclusive: Author Alex White on his new sci-fi saga, A Big Ship at the Edge of the Universe

Summertime is the perfect occasion to lose yourself amid the cold reaches of the cosmos, and author Alex White has the perfect beach read for space …

Science Fiction

When to trim hydrangeas depends on the type of hydrangea

<b>Q • We have hydrangeas (white flower heads) that are nearly 6 feet tall and have been thriving in our landscape for about five years. We never know</b> …

Plants

Everything You Need to Know About Ornamental Alliums

In their first flush, allium flowers add to the joyous rite of spring. Although they are overtaken in color and height by midsummer blooms, their …

Gardening

Great white shark spotted near Spanish island of Mallorca

The large fish was spotted by crew members of a marine research expedition. The presence of a great white shark in the Balearic Sea had not been …

White Shark

Secret settings hidden in your Android phone will make it feel twice as fast

Modern Android phones are so much faster and smoother than they used to be even a few short years ago. Of course, speed on a smartphone is just like …

Android Phones

Arsenal make embarrassing blunder on cover of club's magazine

New Arsenal manager Unai Emery has become the butt of a joke after being caught up in an embarrassing gaffe on the cover of the club's magazine.

Unai Emery

Vladimir Ivkovic Selects His Favorite ’90s Trance Tracks That Sound Better Slow

The Salon Des Amateurs resident shares some of the deep cuts that he's been playing out at "wrong" speeds.<p>Yugoslavian-born DJ Vladimir Ivkovic has been a flag-bearer for the wacky, weird and unusual sounds that have taken center stage in the underground electronic music scene over the past couple …

Electronic Music

This Household Product Doubles as a Low-Cost, Non-Toxic Fertilizer - Today's Homeowner

This household staple isn't just for sore muscles, small wounds and dry skin. Joe Truini explains how it can be a low-cost fertilizer.

Gardening

HPV vaccine has almost wiped out infections in young women, figures show

The HPV vaccine has almost completely wiped out infections in young women, and if expanded to men could prevent thousands of cancer cases in Britain each year, new figures suggest.<p>New figures from Public Health England show that the rate of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in women aged between 16 to 21 …

Best Sci Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now (June 2018)

It's hard to imagine it now, but there was a time when a service like Netflix Streaming was the stuff of science fiction. It's a repository of motion …

Get rid of your oven's bad smells with these tips

Ovens sometimes stink. Unfortunately, there's no spray that can deodorize them without impacting the taste of your food. There are some cures for those odors, however, which differ depending on the smell.<p>Chemical smell<p>If you have a new oven, this problem is pretty common. The smell comes from the …