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Stratolaunch Rocket-Launching Airplane Could Carry a New Space Shuttle

In a new book, Paul Allen said he hopes to use the biggest plane in the world to launch a reusable space shuttle.<p>The twin-fuselage Stratolaunch airplane, with the longest wingspan in the world, is designed to carry as many as three rockets up to altitude and then drop them so they can launch …

Germany Breaks Record: Produces 35% of Electricity From Renewables so Far This Year

Germany has broken another renewable energy record but officials say there's still room for improvement. The German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE) …

Here's the Inspiration You Need to Paint Your Floors (Instead of Replacing Them!)

(Image credit: My Domaine)<p>If your floors are crying uncle but you can’t manage to rip them out just yet and start anew, here’s another solution for …

Living Rooms

Container gardening a growing trend in Fredericton apartments

A growing trend called container gardening has hit the green thumb circuit, and it has been helping Fredericton apartment dwellers cut down their …

Watch Kim Kardashian's 2-Hour Beauty Routine in Time Lapse and Learn ALL THE SECRETS

Welp, that was both mesmerizing and exhausting.<p>Over on her app, Kim Kardashian shows how her everyday beauty regime takes <i>two</i> hours and a team of (beauty) construction professionals. The 35-year-old business maven posted a time-lapse video that shows her continuously on her smartphone as her hair is …

A look around Frogmore, the Royals' secret garden, which opens to the public this week

Frogmore is the Royal Family’s secret bolthole, tucked away in Windsor Castle’s Home Park.<p>It’s where the Queen walks her corgis; where Prince Philip installed the dining room from the royal yacht, Britannia. Prince Charles gets his Highgrove mulch from Frogmore, while Prince Andrew and Prince …

The healthiest ways to cook veggies and boost nutrition

<b>(CNN) —</b> Whether you love vegetables or not, there's one thing you know for sure: Veggies are really good for you. And you can make them even more nutritious if you prepare them in ways that maximize their benefits.<p>Oddly enough, that's not likely to be raw. Studies show the process of cooking …

Nutrition

40 Ways to Maximize a Small Garden

Beautify even the tiniest backyard or windowsill.<p>You don't have to call Versailles home to design a stunning outdoor space — even with a petite patch of green, the creative planters and unique ideas here will make your garden fit for a king.

How to Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Effective Weight Loss

Apple cider vinegar weight loss is one way to shed the pounds. Find out how effective it is and whether using it as part of a healthy diet will …

20 Nifty New Uses for Your Hanging Shoe Organizer

Workstations

7 High-Protein Snacks from Fitness Experts

To stay in shape, they have to bust their butts in the gym and eat a healthy diet — all while maintaining crazy busy schedules. Since whipping up a …

Nutrition