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Science Focus Podcast: What it’s really like to die

Palliative medicine expert Dr Kathryn Mannix on the myths and taboos of death<p>This week, we tackle one of the last taboos. Death is the only certainty …

Science

When Romania's Ruler Went Medieval on the Ottomans

It was a sight designed to break the spirit of even a battle-hardened sultan — some 20,000 corpses skewered on a forest of poles planted in a muddy …

World History

This Tibetan monk visited India in 1934 and wrote a book about sex that rivals the ‘Kama Sutra’

The book, which Gendun Chopel wrote to make sexual love in Tibet more democratic, has now been translated into English.<p>In 1934, Gendun Chopel, a …

Literature

The Most Beautiful, State-of-the-Art Hotel Gyms in America

There are hotel gyms (cramped, trodden, sad) and then there are <b>hotel gyms</b>—immaculate, palatial, cutting-edge studio spaces that damn well deserve a …

Travel

Gardening 101: Eastern Redbud Trees

Eastern Redbud, Cercis canadensis: “Pea Flowers”<p>In early spring the distinctive and profuse flowers of eastern redbud <i>(Cercis canadensis),</i> a small …

Native Americans

21 Easy DIY Garden Trellis & Vertical Growing Structures

As a garden designer and plant lover, I visit gardens every chance I get. One of my favorite garden elements is the garden trellis.<p>A garden trellis …

Landscaping

15 Beautiful Perennials That Grow In The Shade

In almost every garden, you will find at least one area that lies in the shade. It could be under a beautiful tree in a very prominent part of the …

Flowers

20 Small Garden Water Feature Ideas To Add A Little More Zen To Your Life

Flowing water is not only beautiful to admire, but the sound is very relaxing. And, if you have a small garden, terrace or patio, strategically …

Landscaping

7 Simple Ways to Make a Better Burger at Home, According to Chefs

From pan choice to meat blend, every detail matters.<p>With warmer weather (finally!) upon us, grilling season has arrived. Let’s be honest, …

Cooking

This 5-Minute Habit Will Train Your Brain to Be More Positive

Incorporate a few minutes of gratitude into your day.<p><i>How can someone change their mindset to be more positive? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, growth mindset hacker,</b> …

Happiness

How to Cook the Perfect Oven-Baked Chicken Breast

A baked chicken breast is the unsung hero of weeknight dinners. It's far simpler than cooking chicken breast on the stove—and it's guaranteed to …

Cooking

Everything You Need to Know About Arbors

It’s important to make an entrance at a party or in a garden. For a party, you need charisma and of course the right shoes. For a garden, all you …

Landscaping

Investors are pouring money into India’s trendy new tea cafes

India’s tea entrepreneurs may finally be getting their mix right.<p>On April 19, tea retailer Chai Point said it had raised $20 million (Rs132 crore) in series C funding, its single-largest round so far. The investment, led by private equity fund Paragon Partners, also saw the participation of …

Tea

How To Wear A Short-Sleeved Shirt

Done right, it's a slick summer style move. Done wrong, you'll look like a 12-year-old at a wedding. Here Esquire's Style Director Charlie Teasdale explains how to get it right<p>I’ve had an absolute shocker. Like the smuggest, most materialistic man in Pompeii, I’ve been walking around all layered up …

Men's Fashion

10 Ideas to Steal from Desert Gardens

Desert landscapes look like the backdrops in old cartoons, endless loops showing a lone cactus silhouetted against the sky while Road Runner and Wile …

Landscaping

20 genius 100-year-old life hacks that still work today

There's a reason your grandma always had baking soda to hand<p>New isn't always better. Case in point: All of these tricks that have lasted the test of …

Lifehacks

Before Westworld Was Mudfog – Charles Dickens' Surprisingly Modern Dystopia

If you’re a fan of the TV series, <i>Westworld,</i> you’re probably aware that it’s based on Michael Crichton’s 1973 film of the same name. What you may not …

The Future

Our Favorite Types of Peonies

Alison Miksch<p>‘Edulis Superba’<p>This medium-size bloom has been popular for nearly two centuries and is loved for its strong fragrance. Luckily for its …

Country Lifestyle

10 of the Best Slow Cooker Recipes for Spring

Just because we've got winter in the rearview mirror (finally!), there's no reason to push your slow cooker to the back of your kitchen cabinet. This …

Cooking

Blockchain Is About to Revolutionize the Shipping Industry

Globalization has brought the most advanced trading networks the world has seen, with the biggest, fastest vessels, robot-operated ports and vast …

Blockchain

How to Clean Morel Mushrooms

When we think spring, a lot of outdoor pursuits come to mind: turkey hunting, the trout opener, crappie fishing, the largemouth bass spawn—and, of …

Cooking

See Japan’s rare sacred Buddha this month - only revealed every 33 years

As a country that holds countless seasonal festivals throughout the year, any visit to Japan is likely to bring with it the opportunity for travellers to immerse themselves in a unique way of life and get a taste of traditional culture and history. But sometimes, extra special events can take place …

Japan

Best roses for all soil types

While the most highly bred bush roses benefit from deep, rich soil, there are plenty of tough customers out there too.<p>Advertisement<p>The roses we’ve …

Gardening

This tiny agtech company thinks it has figured out something its better-capitalized rivals haven’t

In November, we told you about Farmers Business Network, a social network for farmers that invites them to share their data, pool their know-how and bargain more effectively for better pricing from manufacturing companies. At the time, FBN, as it’s known, had just closed on $110 million in new …

eCommerce

Photos of KFC Fried Chicken as Fiery Explosions

Here’s something that’s strange yet creative. KFC Hong Kong wanted to promote its Hot & Spicy fried chicken, so the ad agency Ogilvy & Mather Hong …

Fried Chicken

4 Grow Hacks For Healthier Roots And Bigger Yields

One of the single most important factors of how well a marijuana plant will grow, and how much it can yield, is the health and strength of its root …

Plants

The only people buying tax stamps for drugs aren’t drug dealers, they’re stamp collectors

Tuesday, April 17, is tax day, which the worst day. It sucks so much that it might make you be like, “Fuck this, I am going to become a drug dealer.” …

Cannabis

10 Little Luxuries to Upgrade Your Next Trip for $50 or Less

First class style on a basic economy budget.<p>It's safe to say that getting there is oftentimes the least glamorous part of traveling. Schlepping your …

Travel

Better Marijuana Stock: Aphria vs. Cronos Group

Which of these two stocks is in a better position to win in the fast-growing global marijuana business?<p>It's been a bad year so far for <b>Cronos Group</b> …

Cannabis

The Basics and Benefits of Bicycle Commuting - Green Transportation

<i>In</i> How to Live Well Without Owning a Car <i>(Ten Speed Press, 2006), award-winning journalist Chris Balish exposes the true costs of car ownership and</i> …

Carsharing