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Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 01.01.17

Happy Almost 2017!<p>Anyone else here feel like the year zoomed right by like a pronghorn antelope slash gazelle-like creature? Cause I certainly do. …

These are the best books Bill Gates read in 2016

The world’s richest man is studying up on tennis and electrical grids this year.<p>Bill Gates, philanthropist and cofounder of Microsoft, has kept up his reading and book reviewing. Today he released an annotated list of his favorite books from 2016. They include David Foster Wallace’s essays on …

Learning and STEM toys we love

<i>By Courtney Schley</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that supports its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>We don't think …

Curried Lentil-Vegetable Soup

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a large pot or Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add the ginger and 2 minced …

Top 10 DIY Projects That Will Teach You A Ton About Tech

DIY isn’t always the easiest way to do something, but it’s usually the most informative and educational one. This week, let’s check out some great …

Ask Ethan: What If Gravity Isn't Really Fundamental?

Ever since Newton first put forth his theory of universal gravitation, it’s been accepted that the same forces governing gravitation here on Earth also govern motion and formation of the planets, stars, galaxies and even larger-scale structures in the Universe. As our scientific understanding …

Physics

Spiced Carrot, Lentil & Kale Soup

Time for a spot of soup!<br>You may be wondering where I've been? It's unusual for me to be away for my blog for more than a few days. <br>I twisted my knee …

Spreadsheets Are An Awesome Functional Programming Tool

And more thoughts on handling application state<p>I worked for three years as a Risk Management Consultant. That, as you can imagine, meant I spent a …

Programming

Make Complex Cuts With This Dirt-Cheap CNC Router

This sub-$500 CNC machine can cut complex shapes out of wood, a great addition to any workshop.<p>We feature a lot of how-to and diy projects here at <i>Popular Mechanics</i>, but many of them require an expensive piece of equipment: a CNC router. These computer-controlled cutting machines can create highly …

Routers

Think Twice Before Signing Up for Store Credit Cards

When checking out at the cashier, a store clerk might ask if you want to receive, say, 20 percent off your purchase. All you have to do to get the …

Clean Up Sink Smells With DIY Garbage Disposal Refreshers

If your garbage disposal isn't as fresh as it should be, DIY these homemade refreshers for a quick fix. Made with lemon peel and baking soda, these little rounds pack a serious cleaning punch while costing only a few dollars to make. And they look darn cute in a glass jar next to your sink.<p><b>What</b> …

Cleaning

The Best Overnight Oat Recipes On The Internet

We're huge fans of overnight oats here at mbg—and for good reason! What's better than a nutrient-packed breakfast that's already ready when you wake …

Baked Vada {Vegan + GF}

<i>There is no South Indian celebration that doesn’t feature Vada, but now you can enjoy them baked, not fried! Baked Vada, that’s crispy, crunchy and</i> …

Peek Inside Cane Rosso’s Second Houston Outpost, Now Slinging Pies In Montrose

After a long wait and plenty of construction woes, Cane Rosso’s second Houston outpost has officially opened its doors in Montrose.<p>The restaurant quietly kicked open the doors at 4306 Yoakum Boulevard on Friday afternoon for a “very soft” opening. Staff was still arranging boxes and cleaning up the …

South Indian Lentil Stew [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

South India

Visualizing Numbers as Triangles Makes Math Beautiful

A different look at what you can multiply by three.<p>Jake Barnett is a math prodigy who, as a 12-year-old in 2012, was interviewed by the news program <i>60 Minutes</i> about the wild way he visualized numbers. YouTube channel Numberphile has taken a closer look at this fascinating method of looking at …

Mathematics

Scissors Make Great Automatic Cable Cutters

The team at [2PrintBeta] required a bunch of cables, heat shrink, and braid to be cut for their customers. They looked into an industrial cable …

(No-Bean) Sweet Potato, Kale & Turkey Chili (gluten free & a VEGAN swap!)

(No-Bean) Sweet Potato, Kale & Turkey Chili (gluten free & a vegetarian swap!)<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>30 mins<p>Serves: …

Tools & Craft #18: Let's Build a Ridiculously Simple Chair

...from the book "Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects"<p>A couple of posts ago I wrote about Playatech furniture, which is made of interlocking …

Coding Interview University

I originally created this as a short to-do list of study topics for becoming a software engineer, but it grew to the large list you see today. After …

New Take on an Ancient Method Improves Way to Find Prime Numbers

Peruvian mathematician Harald Helfgott gained worldwide attention in 2013 when he solved a 271-year-old problem: the so-called Goldbach’s weak …

3tags.org

What is Einstein's theory of relativity?

Albert Einstein’s theories of special and general relativity rule the field of classical physics.<p>Their effects can be seen in our everyday lives and …

12 Tiny-Ass Apartment Design Ideas to Steal

Just when I think I’ve seen the tiniest studio apartments in Paris making efficient use of every last inch of space, some interior design blog or …

Raspberry Pi Wearable Timelapse Camera

Read about the project here: http://manoj.ninja<p>Setup<p>Install Raspbian Jessie Lite onto your Raspberry Pi and run:<p>Setup Access Point<p>Edit the iface …

How To Eat For Better Digestion, According to Ayurveda

Fill your basket with fresh mint. Fill your basket with fresh cilantro, cucumbers, sprouts, watermelons, berries, and cherries! The summer harvest is …

4 Must-Visit Destinations for 2017

Brand new travel blogs, review sites, and travel companies are being created worldwide daily, saturating the Internet with bright ideas […]4 …

Internet

10 overlooked low-tech ways of keeping your home cool

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Why I stopped hacking the Amazon Dash button and learned to solder

tl;dr;<p>Stop trying to hack the Amazon Dash button. Just buy a cheap doorbell, a Raspberry Pi, and solder them together. You’ll get more flexibility …

Microcontroller