Patrick Hebert

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DIY Plumbing Pipe Table Tutorial.

I’ve been shopping around for a patio table but just couldn’t seem to find the perfect one. When you can’t find one, make one! As promised I’m back …

Home Depot

How To Strip and Refinish Wood Furniture

You'd never know it, but this Mid-Century Modern credenza was once disguised in flat white paint. For twenty bucks, it was really hard to resist …

Woodworking

MY DIY | Out-the-door Box Storage

If you knew how much time I spent looking for my ______ (insert keys, wallet, sunglasses here), you would really start to question my brain …

Woodworking

DIY Concrete Vanity

When I was designing the studio bathroom, I wanted to create a few interesting elements for the space. Originally, I was going to use an old dresser …

Banks are seriously discussing negative interest rates for normal people's savings

Normally, this doesn't happen. Banks want your cash, and pay you interest on it, because the more deposits they have, the more they can lend it to others who pay them even more on their investments.<p>But interest rates in Europe are so close to zero — and economic activity is so sluggish — that some …

Interest Rates

11 Dreamy Outdoor Bedrooms Perfect for Summer Naps

Bliss is a lazy afternoon spent catching a few winks outside.<p>Bliss is a lazy afternoon spent catching a few winks outside.

SPHERE Reveals Spiral Disc Around Nearby Star

ESO’s SPHERE, a planet-hunting instrument installed on the Very Large Telescope in Chile, has uncovered an unusual structure around a nearby …

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She Kills People From 7,850 Miles Away

Her name is ‘Sparkle.’ She operates a drone. She is sick of whiny boys. And she is perfectly OK with dealing out death.<p>Anne crawled out of bed in her …

Al-Qaeda

Mapping the folding process of a single membrane protein

Proteins are huge molecules containing hundreds to thousands of atoms that adopt a unique three dimensional structure, placing chemical groups in …

Rise of the humans: intelligence amplification will make us as smart as the machines

In January this year Microsoft announced the HoloLens, a technology based on virtual and augmented reality (AR).<p>HoloLens supplements what you see …

Fabulous Fall Foliage in Full Bloom: Pictures

United Kingdom

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Here's one surprising reason Russia might not want to pick a fight with US planes over Syria

In both Iraq and Syria, the reality of overlapping aerial operations among countries with little geopolitical fondness toward one another has already led to claims that British aircraft have been authorized to engage Russian aircraft over Iraq if threatened.<p>The British government denied these …

Physicists have learned how to restore the entanglement of “untangled” quantum light

Scientists from the Russian Quantum Center (Moscow), lead by Prof. Alexander Lvovsky, have developed a method to restore quantum entanglement and …

16 Wikipedia Pages That Will Change The Way You See The Universe

Robot proteins, immortality, Martian rocks falling from the sky, catastrophic eruptions, and reverse evolution! What more could you ask for?

Earth Science

Sea level rise will swallow Miami, New Orleans: study

But making extreme carbon cuts and moving to renewable energy could save millions of people living in iconic coastal areas of the United States, said the findings in the October 12 edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a peer-reviewed US journal.<p>Scientists have already …

Climate Change

This giant Iron Man Hulkbuster costume blew everyone away at Comic Con

Comic Con is the premiere event where comic and movie fans get together and show off the cosplay costumes they have been working on all year. Cosplayer Thomas DePetrillo from Extreme Costumes blew the crowds away when he showed off his 9.5-foot-tall Iron Man Hulkbuster costume.<p><i>Produced by</i> <i>Darren</i> …

Our closest look yet at Batman's new suit could reveal something intense about the next movie

Tech Insider<p>Seriously, we just saw this thing in person and it's INTENSE.<p>The folks behind the upcoming and much-hyped "Batman v. Superman" showed off …

Comic Books

DNA detectives win Nobel Prize for cancer cure breakthrough

British based Tomas Lindahl was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry for discovering that DNA must be able to repair itself when damaged<p>Scientists who discovered how cells repair damaged DNA, a breakthrough which could lead to a cure for cancer, have won the Nobel Prize for chemistry.<p>Sweden’s …

Nobel Prize

Samsung has an idea that could blow Google Glass out of the water

Google Glass has not proved to be as successful as the internet giant previously hoped it would, with Google discontinuing sales of the device worldwide in January and announcing a need to rethink its strategy. For now, the gadget is regarded by many in the industry to be a rather expensive toy …

Facebook 'a waste of time', say entrepreneurs

Owners of small businesses say they are not sure their social media strategy is making any difference<p>Small businesses owners spend an average of between six and 10 hours a week marketing their companies on social media – but this could be a total waste of time, according to a new study.<p>In a survey …

Small Business

Researchers unearth scary new iOS malware, but Apple says it won’t affect devices with iOS 8.4 or later

Gone are the days when iOS malware reports were a rare thing. Following a wave of malware attacks on the iPhone and iPad – including a massive App …

This incredible fact should get you psyched about solar power

There's one simple fact that may just change your thoughts on renewable power.<p>In a single hour, the amount of power from the sun that strikes the …

Renewable Energy

These “Sponges” Can Soak Up Cancer Cells

Early detection of metastatic cancer can mean the difference between life and death. To aid this, a group of researchers at the University of …

Cancer

Girl-Led Teams Dominated Annual STEM-Based Competition, MOONBOTS

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, and Google today announced the winners of the 2015 MOONBOTS …

Field Notes: She Walks 16KM to School

I am sitting in the back of a UN car as I write this, traveling over roads that are more like obstacle courses. I am on my way to a village to talk …

Learning

Urban Farming Hits The Roof

Arugula in Austin. Mint in Miami. Rhubarb in Rio. While some of the press about the rise of urban farming suggests that it’s merely the province of …

Aquaponics

Young Architects Design Homes of the Future

What will American homes look like the future? Why not ask architecture students? After all, they’ll be the ones designing them. Right now, teams of …