Philip Ierardi

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Giant Eruption at Bali Volcano Could Unleash Global Cooling at Scale Unseen for Decades

In late September, MAGMA Indonesia, the country’s volcano monitoring service, spotted a serious uptick in seismic activity at Mt. Agung. And that …

20 Reasons Why You Should Use Epsom Salt In the Garden

My dear German friends live in a picturesque little town of Waldenbuch near Stuttgart. And it was them who taught me some valuable lessons about …

Personal Pizza Dough Recipe

Here is a great recipe for making your own personal pizzas. I like to break the dough down into three parts to make three personal pizzas, but the …

5-Minute Pizza Grilled Cheese

This 5 Minute Pizza Grilled Cheese is What Dreams Are Made Of<p>For when you're in the mood for something easy, cheesy, and delicious.<p>We all love a …

Cooking

6 Stretches For Your Booty Because You Know You Just Spent All Day Sitting On It

Tight hips are a literal pain in the ass. Like, you would think that since your butt lives most of its life in your shadow, it wouldn't present …

Yoga

This Mysterious Marijuana Ingredient Is What Makes Your Weed Smell and Taste Great

The answer, without going down a scientific rabbit hole, is terpenes. A terpene is an organic compound found in all plants — fruits, vegetables and …

How to Grow Pineapples in Pots

Step A:<p>Cut off the crown, leaving several inches of fruit<p>Step B:<p>Leave several inches of fruit.<p>Step C:<p>Soak the crown in water for a day or two to …

Gardening

The Seven Major Chakras

Study of the Chakras<p>The word chakra is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning wheel. If we were able to see the chakras as many(psychics, in fact, …

Spirituality

Top 12 Succulents for Home Gardens

Echeveria<p>The crown jewels of the rosette-forming succulents, easy-care <i>Echeveria</i> come in a rainbow of colors and can be easily found at nurseries. …

How to Assess Your Full-Body Flexibility

In my recent articles I’ve discussed the importance of functional flexibility for performance and some of the common stretching pitfalls we all make.</b> …

Spiced Apple Crunch Dessert

This spiced apple crunch is a fragrant, mouthwatering dessert, perfect for a brisk fall day. The fresh tart apples can be left unpeeled if you …

Crockpot Caramelized Onions

These delicious Crockpot Caramelized Onions are the perfect side to any simple beef recipe, whether grilled, roasted in the oven, or microwaved. This …

How to Line a Cake Pan With Parchment

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>No matter what kind of layer cake you plan to bake, whether it's vanilla, chocolate cherry, or coconut, it will come out better if the baking pans are lined with parchment. It may seem thriftier to butter the pans and finish with a dusting of flour, but the …

11 New Facts Science Has Revealed About The Body

We're just scratching the surface.<p><b>1.</b> Hundreds of genes spring to life after you die - and they keep functioning for up to four days. Together with an …

Immune System

Better, faster, more reliable Wi-Fi in six easy steps | ZDNet

#1: Where do you want the best Wi-Fi signal?<p>Probably one of the simplest questions, but when I ask people it, they usually have no clue and start …

Wi-Fi

The Restaurant Secret for Quick, Make-Ahead Risotto

You sit down at an Italian restaurant and order the special of the day: <i>risotto alla milanese</i>. Ten minutes later, it's sitting in front of you. Perfectly al dente individual grains of rice, in a creamy sauce that flows across the plate like liquid-hot magma. Delicious.<p>But wait a minute.... Anyone …

Everything You Need to Know About Building Muscle Mass With Resistance Bands

Resistance bands are great strength training tools for home or while you travel, but they may not be ideal for building muscle mass when compared to …

Your Breath is Your Brain’s Remote Control

We have all heard this simple saying during times of trouble: “Take a deep breath in.” Science being science, however, indicates that we may now have …

From Tangelo to Yuzu, 8 Rare and Delicious Citrus to Try Now

There's more to life than lemons and limes.<p>While grapefruits, navel oranges, and Eureka lemons (your run-of-the-mill grocery store lemon) are available pretty much year-round, there are a wealth of citrus fruits that are available at your local farmer's market or speciality store for just a few …

How and where to attend cannabis-infused dinners (and a cooking class) in Los Angeles

There are more reasons than ever for Angelenos to explore<p>marijuana. In November, California passedProposition 64, which legalized the recreational use of marijuana for adults, and the sale of recreational marijuana in retail locations in 2018. While most are more familiar with smoking marijuana, …

Cannabis

Brew these teas ASAP to help you combat adrenal fatigue

If your days are starting to blend together, your to-do list seems to multiply by the hour, and you find yourself ready for an afternoon nap by 11 …

Why That Maui Wowie Doesn’t Hit You The Same Way Every Time

Humans and chimpanzees are often described as cousins, but that analogy doesn’t quite capture the true distance in the relationship. Cousins, after …

Cannabis

The Future Is Now: Welcome to My (Smart) House

There are more connected home gadgets to install than ever before, from locks to switches to speakers. What’s worth the trouble? We asked <i>Fortune</i> …

Now Anyone Can Build Ikea’s Experimental Garden

A few months ago, Ikea’s innovation lab Space10 released a garden structure called the Growroom. Aimed for neighborhood use by city dwellers who don’t have backyards, the spherical wooden planter is meant to be a way to grow food locally and sustainably.<p>On Friday, Space10 published the entire set …

San Francisco

How to Take a Pot Vacation Without Getting Arrested

How much you can buy, and where you can smoke it.<p>"Once you have your purple mountains in, we're going to add the blue ones," Puff, Pass & Paint founder Heidi Keyes tells a group of 20 students. Each is armed with his or her own canvass, paint brush, acrylic paints, and—it goes without …

Gardening 101: Air Plants

Air Plant, <i>Tillandsia</i>: “The Air Head”<p>Tillandsia, with its spray of spindly green tentacles, is the ideal low-maintenance indoor plant (not to mention …

These Solar Panels Pull Clean Drinking Water Straight From The Air

With pilot programs in Ecuador, Jordan, Mexico, and the U.S., the technology could provide a reliable, clean water to many people who don’t have it today.<p>When a family in Guayaquil, Ecuador turns on the tap for a glass of water, it doesn’t flow from city pipes–there are no city pipes. Instead, a …

A Simple Guide To The Ideal Places For Farting

1. When boarding a plane, in the first class section right before you go to coachLook at them there - with their big seats, excess legroom, and …

Why People Think Potheads Are Lazy: A History

How the government and Big Pharma convinced us that stoners were dumbasses, and how marijuana legalization might just change that.<p>"I no longer doubt that marijuana can be an intellectual stimulant," wrote the Harvard professor Lester Grinspoon in 1994. "It can help the user to penetrate conceptual …

Cannabis

How to Be Charming: 2 Secrets Backed by Research

Want to know how to be charming? Ask yourself: What do you want in any friend or partner?<p>Someone who is happy for you, wants the best for you and …

Self-help