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Section 1 – What is Permaculture? | Introduction to Permaculture

<b>Welcome to Oregon State University’s Introduction to Permaculture!</b><p>Permaculture design is a method of landscape planning that can be applied at scales …

Scientists Rank 9 Recreational Drugs From Safest to Most Dangerous

The results are in.<p>A 2017 Global Drug Survey (GDS) covering hundreds of thousands of people around the world has ranked recreational drugs from the …

Physicists Create Quantum Memory Capable of Storing Photons

A breakthrough in quantum technology has been made this month thanks to physicists from the University of Basel as they develop a memory capable of …

An artificially intelligent baby could unlock the secrets of human nature

Life Lessons<p>BabyX, the virtual, artificially intelligent creation of Mark Sagar and his new company, Soul Machines Ltd., looks, sounds, and acts so …

4 Questions Every Small Business Must Ask About Artificial Intelligence

<i>This article was developed with Kevin Haaland, CTO of The Better Software Company, a SaaS platform to small business and franchise owners. Haaland was formerly the head of IBM’s Watson Analytics.</i><p>From Siri to Alexa, customers are becoming accustomed to AI-powered solutions and soon they will expect …

Artificial Intelligence

Today Is Cheap Flight Day. Here's What You Need to Know About This 'Magic Date'

Clever ways to save.<p>Cheap Flight Day, which happens every year around this time, sounds awesome and is indeed worth noting if you love travel …

Welcome to Radio Garden, free from the internet’s sin

How browsing radio stations from around the world can lift the burden of being online<p>It’s difficult to pick just one thing to hate about the internet, but if I had to, I’d say it was how overwhelmingly <i>relevant</i> everything is. Everywhere I turn online I see content I should click on. Advice for the …

CSSReference.io is a gorgeous visual guide to CSS

The best way to learn CSS is through trial-and-error. <i>You’ve got to write code in order to learn to be a coder</i>. That’s the simple truth of the matter. But it’s always nice to have a helping hand guide you through the often confusing and contradictory technology used to style and illustrate webpages, …

How quantum trickery can scramble cause and effect

Logic-defying experiments in quantum causality can twist the notion of time itself.<p>Albert Einstein is heading out for his daily stroll and has to …

A Weeknight Clams Recipe That Tastes Like a Restaurant Splurge

The butter is optional. The beer is not.<p>Is it weird to want to drink clam broth? Actually, I don't care. This recipe for chile-lime clams with tomatoes and grilled bread produces an elixir too good not to sip.<p>In this recipe, beer, sambal oelek, tomato paste, and the juices from the clams come …

The Trump Administration Wants To Hack Your Drone

The Trump administration has asked Congress for sweeping powers to surveil, hack, control, and shoot down drones.<p>Trump's team has published a 10-page draft of legislation requesting authority for the federal government to develop countermeasures and take action against any drone over US soil deemed …

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Recipes

The Impatient Programmer’s Guide to Learning

Most beginners find it easy to learn the basics of programming such as writing expressions, conditions, loops and object-oriented programming. Sites …

What Is Machine Learning - A Complete Beginner's Guide

Computers have helped us to calculate the vastness of space and the minute details of subatomic particles. When it comes to counting and calculating, or following logical yes/no algorithms – computers outperform humans thanks to the electrons moving through their circuitry at the speed of light. …

Machine Learning

The Complete Guide to Onions (And Their Cousins)

From ramps to reds, there's a perfect onion for every dish.<p>Onions are your culinary companions year-round, but spring in particular is a great time …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to turn your iPhone or Android smartphone into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

How Did Life Begin? Dividing Droplets Could Hold the Answer

A collaboration of physicists and biologists in Germany has found a simple mechanism that might have enabled liquid droplets to evolve into living …

Video Converter 'Handbrake 1.0' Released for Mac After 13 Years in Beta

Cross-platform video transcoder Handbrake reached a milestone over the holiday break with the release of version 1.0.0 of the app after over 13 years in beta.<p>Despite the lengthy beta-test format and the demise of the built-in DVD drive in Apple's Mac line-up, the free open source transcoder has …