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This Repair Tape Is Your New Home Repair Secret Weapon

A quick fix that lasts and lasts.<p>Look out duct tape; FiberFix Repair Wrap is the handyman’s secret weapon every homeowner deserves to know about.<p>Originally designed for the military, this tape is said to be 100 times stronger than duct tape, making it the perfect long-term solution to the kinds of …

Home Improvement

10 Most Luxurious Home Theater Setups In The World -

Home theatres have gained their own celebrity amongst all the regular old architectural spaces. They’ve become quite the representative of our …

Home Theater

The Promise of Vaping and the Rise of Juul

Teens have taken a technology that was supposed to help grownups stop smoking and invented a new kind of bad habit, molded in their own image.<p>If I get addicted to vaping, I thought, in March, I will always remember this Texas strip mall. I was walking out of a store called Smoke-N-Chill Novelties, …

Public Health

PSA: There’s a new fake Flash Player installer for Macs, and it’s nastier than usual

Macs are not immune to malware, but they are pretty well-protected. By default, macOS won’t allow unrecognized apps to be installed, and it needs the user to agree to override this. Even when they are installed, sandboxing limits the damage that can be done, which is why most Mac malware is …

Operating Systems

Why you should plant flowers alongside vegetables

<b>Flowers have a remarkable ability to keep your veggie crop strong and healthy. Here's what you need to do.</b><p>When planning a vegetable garden for this …

Gardening

How to Know if Your Sunscreen Is Killing Coral Reefs — and 12 Brands to Try Instead

This Earth Day, we're tossing out our toxic sunblock.<p>The next time you take a dip in the warm waters of the Caribbean or Hawaii, think about this — …

Marine Conservation

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

Gardening

These 10 Fruits and Veggies Are Linked to Better Mental Health—Especially If You Eat Them Raw

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>Raw fruits and vegetables may be better for your mental health …

The secret Netflix tricks and codes that will change your streaming habits forever

A range of secret Netflix codes have been revealed - and they promise to help you unlock the full range of films and TV shows.<p>Not all content appears …

World Bank recommends that countries eliminate minimum wage, dismantle wrongful dismissal rules and contractual protections for workers

A draft of the World Bank's annual flagship World Development Report says that its creditor-states (the poorest countries in the world) should …

World Bank

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

Gardening

The 5 best stretches to counter all your desk sitting

If you have a desk job, you’re kinda screwed. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who work in these …

Yoga

Lots of Things Can Look Like Manipulation

But someone can find out for sure.<p><i>This post originally appeared in Money Stuff.</i><p>There's a classic form of market manipulation where you own a derivative on, say, gold, and it pays out 1,000 times the price of gold at a particular time, and you go into the market and buy 100 ounces of gold at that …

Stock Markets

Amazon’s running a lightning deal on the device that lets your phone see where no other phone can

The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a new and improved version of one of the most popular products we’ve ever covered. In a …

Tech Trends

The Best Camping and Hiking Gear You Can Find on Amazon

We rounded up Amazon shoppers’ favorite outdoor gear — from tents to backpacks to bug spray.<p>When you need a break from everyday life, there's no …

Experts Warn ‘Trust This Computer’ Is a Massive iPhone Security Risk

When you first plug an iPhone into a computer, you’ll often see a pop-up that says “Trust This Computer?” And while the prompt might seem innocuous, …

Cybersecurity

7 Tricked-Out Home Renovations You Can Really Afford

How to actually afford the indoor pool, sauna and movie theater of your dreams.<p>Dream homes are called dream homes for a reason. It might be tempting …

Stop Googling your symptoms – the smartphone doctor is here to help

On Claire Novorol’s first day as a geneticist, she encountered an unknown illness. A baby was brought into Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, …

Israel set up an entire fake luxury resort in the 1980s as a front for Mossad to evacuate Jews from Sudan

Israeli secret service agents ran an entire fake luxury beach resort in Sudan as a front for its operations in the 1980s, according to a BBC investigation.<p>A group of Mossad agents were tasked with smuggling thousands of Jewish refugees in Ethiopia, known as Beta Israelis, from Ethiopia to Israel in …

Israel

Release Your Tight Jaw & Neck In 6 Feel-Good Steps

<i>Here at mbg, we believe that beauty is uniquely yours. In our video series Bare Your Beauty, we break down various techniques, rituals, and how-to’s</i> …

Yoga

This New Drugstore Eye Serum is Changing the Game for Tired Eyes—and Anti-Aging in General

We’re used to shelling out the big bucks for skin care, particularly when it relates to the eye area. It’s one of the first places to show signs of …

Global debt now worse than before financial crisis, says IMF

The global economy is more deeply indebted than before the financial crisis and countries need to take immediate action to improve their finances before the next downturn, the International Monetary Fund has said.<p>The IMF said a prolonged period of low interest rates had stimulated a build-up of …

Economics

Boosted's $750 Mini is the electric skateboard that won't kill your wallet

Christmas is coming early this year.<p>Boosted, makers of the immensely popular Boosted Board electric skateboards, is back with not one, not two, not …

How To Tell If A Watermelon Is Ripe

To say my daughter is a melon fan is a gross understatement. This child could live on melon alone, and left to her own devices, she probably would. …

Watermelon

Bob Harper's Favorite No-Equipment, Total-Body, Do-Anywhere Workout Moms Will Love

Proof you don't need fancy equipment or hours of free time to tackle an effective workout that will give you real results.<p>Walk into any full-size gym and there are more free weights and machines than most people know what to do with. There are kettlebells and resistance bands, battle ropes, and …

Workouts

Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

DIY Every Cleaner You'll Ever Need With These 5 Common Ingredients

<i>Shia Su is a zero-waste blogger who manages to fit a year’s worth of trash into a Mason jar, and her new book,</i> Zero Waste: Simple Life Hacks to …

Immotor Go Electric Scooter Is A Great Way To Commute

Are you a city commuter that’s looking for a bit of a change of pace when getting to work? If so, then the Immotor Go Electric Scooter is your best …

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

National Parks