Michael Vasquez

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You Should Always Put a Quarter on a Frozen Cup of Water Before a Hurricane

This refrigerator trick could literally save your life.<p>When a major hurricane is on the horizon, packing your bags and leaving home is the safe thing to do. But, if you're worried about the food in your fridge being safe to consume when you return, you're going to want to remember this brilliantly …

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Easy Apple and Cranberry Roll Ups

Easy Apple and Cranberry Roll Ups, great for snacks, party food and very quick and easy to make.<p>Easy Apple and Cranberry Roll Ups! Gosh! These little …

Volkswagen's I.D. arrives in 2020 with up to 370 mile range

VW has kicked off the Paris Motor Show with some (much needed) flair, unveiling the fully electric I.D.. The I.D. looks like something straight out of <i>Back To The Future II</i>, and has a suitably futuristic release date too: 2020. Volkswagen claims the 125 kW motor in the I.D. will have a huge range, …

6 Ways To Avoid Taxes Like a Millionaire

Remember: The more of your money you keep, the closer you get to the seven-figure club.<p><i>In the first two installments of the series “How to Reach $1</i> …

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LED Dance Glove: Get the Party Started with Your Own Interactive Light Show

Difficulty<p>Time Required<p>Average (6-10 days)<p>Prerequisites<p>None<p>Material Availability<p>This science project requires special electronic components designed …

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Science says couples are deluded about how likely they are to cheat on each other

When asked to rate themselves on attractiveness, intelligence, driving ability — you name it — they consistently say they're above average, which obviously isn't mathematically possible.<p>So it makes sense that people also believe their relationships are healthier than other folks'.<p>Specifically, …

12 Dumb Things We Pay For, but Don’t Need To

Even when we think we are being frugal, most of us spend money on things that we could actually get for free. And in many cases, it’s not as if we …

Here's How Much You'll Need to Save Annually to Become a Millionaire

The earlier you start saving, the less you'll have to sock away.<p>The vast majority of Americans share one common goal: To retire at a time of their …

Retirement

Menopause reversed as scientists successfully 'rejuvenate women's ovaries'

Scientists have announced they can now reverse the menopause in what is thought to be a major scientific breakthrough.<p>Trials claim to have …

Add Instant Ramen To The List Of Foods That Can Kill You

Are those cheap lunches worth a heart attack?<p>While we’re on the topic of foods that are the worst for your health, let’s talk ramen.<p>If your diet is heavy on instant noodles, then perhaps you’re not in the best shape anyway, but a study shows that even the occasional ramen dabbler might be heading …

Want Successful Kids? Science Says Do This

The trick to raising smart (and successful) kids is to start developing their thought processes early.<p>We all know that our brains are the most malleable when we're young. The trick to raising smart (and successful) kids, then, is to start developing their thought processes when they're still at …

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Amazon Stocks History: The Importance of Patience

<b>Amazon.com</b> has an impressive stock price history -- perhaps one of the greatest over the past two decades. After accounting for three stock splits, Amazon's shares have advanced from $1.50 in May 1997 to over $700 today -- a 46,500% return!<p>AMZN data by YCharts<p>But you'd be hard-pressed to find …

7 foods you shouldn't be refrigerating

Feel like you're playing Jenga every time you put a tupperware into your fridge? There's good news: Most of the stuff in your fridge probably doesn't need to be there anyway.<p>Toss those tomatoes to the curb, er, countertop. According to the Farmers' Almanac, these foods don't actually need to be in …

On This 4,400 Degree Exoplanet, It’s Always Day and Always Night

Spitzer made observations of the super-Earth over several revolutions, which has allowed it to map heat variations over the entire surface (night …

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WATCH: Man rescues dog from hot car in Grand Bend

Leeanna McLean<b><br>Digital Reporter</b><p>Sunday, June 12, 2016, 5:43 PM - A small dog was rescued from a sweltering car in Grand Bend, Ontario Saturday, where …

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So You're Going To A Place With Zika? Here's What You Need To Know

Maybe it's a dive trip to Belize. Or a cruise in the Caribbean. Or maybe you've snagged tickets to the summer Olympics in Rio. If you're traveling in places where Zika is circulating, there are a few things you need to keep in mind — and bring along.<p>The first question is: Should you go on the trip …

Four Wedding Nail Styles That Crush the French Manicure

You’re not a regular bride, you’re a <i>cool</i> bride. If you're already going alternative for your wedding invitations and your ring choices — both for the engagement and the big day — don’t settle on the same old French manicure that brides have been painting on for millions of years (yup, that’s a …

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Want No-Fuss Summer Hair? Use This Shampoo

I'm typically a wash-and-go kind of gal, but in the summertime? It's a non-negotiable. I simply refuse to fritter away one fleeting moment of …

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Why Scientists Want to Add More Wood Pulp to Our Food

Finnish research group VTT highlighted yogurt as one food that could really benefit from wood products, saying that xylan, derived from birch pulp, could make it smoother.<p>Just a couple of months ago, cheese lovers were in an uproar when it was revealed that quite a few brands selling "Parmesan" …

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

How We Grew Our Web Traffic By 5,000% In 3 Months (With Zero Advertising)

<i>554.</i><p>That’s how much monthly website traffic we had to our website three months ago.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>20 visitors a day may sound encouraging if you’re starting a personal …

Voyager Probe Badly Damaged After Smashing Into End Of Universe

PASADENA, CA—Confirming that several components had broken off the craft and that most of its scientific instruments were no longer operational, …

Study finds that protein puts the brakes on melanin - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A year and a half ago, researchers at Brown University found a molecular gas pedal for melanin production. Now they’ve found a brake. For scientists, …

Tres Leches Cake

3.5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>8 hours<p>This Tres Leches Cake recipe is simple, easy and …

Maximize the marketing potential of any social media network

Over the past few years, social media marketing has shifted a great deal, and we’ve almost reached a point where what works to drive engagement and clicks on a social network one day, may not the next.<p>This fast paced movement and rapid change isn’t an accident. It’s an essential part of any social …

Five money talks you need to have before marriage (and four ways to start)

Tough as it is to talk about money, doing so long before you say 'I do' will put your marriage on a solid financial foundation.<p>Nothing kills a …

The Best Terraces From the Vogue Archives

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A Huge Unnamed Dwarf Planet, Almost the Size of Pluto, Has Been Hiding in Our Solar System

In a universe full of planets, 2007 OR10 is something special. It’s big, just slightly smaller than the size of Pluto. And it’s close, within our …