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21 tips that will help you experience Oktoberfest like a local

That means that I've also witnessed foreigners make plenty of cultural faux pas at the festival.<p>Here are 21 tips that will help you experience the world's largest beer festival like a local.<p>Oktoberfest actually starts in September (September 19th to October 4th this year). The first version of the …

Oktoberfest

How to tell when an egg is fresh | The egg bible

How to tell a good egg from bad, and how old it is, for best results<p>If an egg goes past the best-before date on its box, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s bad. So, knowing how to test your eggs for freshness is useful. The water test illustrated here is a reliable one because eggshells are porous …

50 apps to improve your smartphone

Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of house-hunting.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/16/1442402799090/a29fb90d-ae79-44f6-9f7b-2bcb648e7925-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of …

Productivity Apps

Watch: Hammerhead Rams Kayaker

Mark McCracken was fishing a half mile off Gaviota State Beach, in Southern California, when a hammerhead shark started ramming and biting his kayak, according to an Instagram post by McCracken on Monday. After hitting the shark with his paddle more than 20 times, the animal retreated enough for …

8 Cocktails to Make with Rich and Fruity Sloe Gin

It's time to get to know sloe gin: The vibrant liqueur is made with ripe sloes (a relative of the plum family), giving it a deep ruby red color and …

CDC Says Flu Vaccine Should Be More Effective This Season

Last year's flu vaccine didn't work very well. This year's version should do a much better job protecting people against the flu, federal health officials said Thursday.<p>An analysis of the most common strains of flu virus that are circulating in the United States and elsewhere found they match the …

Public Health

Kissinger the Freedom Fighter

Henry Kissinger is often condemned as a heartless practitioner of realpolitik. But early in his career, he was strikingly idealistic.<p>Surely no statesman in modern times, and certainly no American secretary of state, has been as revered and then as reviled as Henry Kissinger.<p>At the height of his …

Idealism

Hershey's 3D Printer Lets You Print Any Object You Desire With Chocolate

Close<p>Imagine a candy machine that could whip up any concoction you desire. While a chocolate factory on the scale of Willy Wonka and his river of …

Researchers Find 8 Superfoods That Drastically Boost Your Brainpower At Work

Hating life is a bit of a misnomer it seems: in the media, in education, in every aspect of our lives, we’re shown visions of a perfect world, one …

Self-improvement

10 Things to Know About Kanye West’s Spring 2016 Yeezy Show

See the Yeezy Spring 2016 Ready-to-Wear Collection<p><b>Kanye West</b> presented his Yeezy collection at New York Fashion Week. Didn’t score an invite to the exclusive show? We have all the info below.<p>kanye west yeezy show<p>1. Just like last season, the show was packed with celebrity guests. Attendees this …

Restaurant report card grades on antibiotics in meat supply

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new report is sounding the alarm about the use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry supply chains of the 25 largest U.S. fast food and "fast casual" restaurants.<p>Most top U.S. restaurant chains have no publicly available policy to limit regular use of antibiotics in their meat and …

Public Health

The best way to figure out how many hours of sleep you need

Most people need eight hours of sleep, but a small fraction can do with less than six.<p>Ying-Hui Fu, a sleep researcher at the University of California at San Francisco, discovered a gene—called DEC2—associated with people who can get away with less than six hours of sleep without any adverse health …

Venomous, Tree-Dwelling Spiders Surprise Scientists

Weird Science<p>Most people likely wouldn't react well to being surprised by a venomous spider, but recently, scientists at Booderee National Park in Australia were excited when a highly venomous funnel-web spider appeared without warning.<p>Many species of funnel-web spiders, named for their …

Zoology

How caterpillars use poop to trick plants

Caterpillars that feed on corn leaves use their feces to induce the plant to turn off its defenses, allowing them to eat more and grow faster.<p>The …

Can You Guess The Pixar Movie By Looking At Every Frame At Once?

Hey, you! Pixar fan! We've got a challenge for you.

Animation

How to make supermarket tomatoes taste home-grown

Dunking shop-bought tomatoes in hot water before they ripen could make them as flavoursome as those straight off the vine, study finds<p>Tomatoes sold in supermarkets can be made to taste better by dunking them in hot water before they ripen, a study has found.<p>The research could result in tomatoes …