Thomas McMonigal

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9 secrets to container gardening

Pots make gardening seem easy, but there's still plenty that can go wrong. Certified organic grower Tom Yost shares his nine tips for planting in pots this spring.<p>After a year or two of housing flowers or vegetables, the soil in your container garden will be depleted of the nutrients needed to keep …

Andrew Schneider: A real journalist in an era of fake news

Long before Donald Trump started employing a Stalinist locution, "enemies of the people," to slander journalists, investigative reporter Andrew Schneider was considered a threat, if not an enemy, by inept bureaucrats, miserly corporate bosses, venal con men and abusers of political power. That's …

Fake News

Fecal transplant improves autism symptoms

While many people are aware of the behavioral symptoms associated with autism, probably not so many realize that people with autism often also have …

Autism

How to make the perfect lemon curd

Bring a golden glow to January with a Victorian classic, and, no matter if you’re looking to be eased into the day or hit with a full-on acid trip, there’s a variation for you<p>A ray of sunshine in one of the darkest months of the year, lighter and zingier than marmalade (and considerably quicker to …

37 Seriously Amazing Tips Every Clean Freak Needs To Know

Everything you need to know (or buy) to make your house spotless!

New Measles Study Shows Why Anti-Vaccination Thinking Is Deadly

New research on fatal measles complications shows how the failure to vaccinate endangers not only the patient, but also everyone else susceptible to the disease.<p>Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) is a neurological disorder that can develop years after someone has measles, and it is fatal …

Measles

Hi-fidelity Homemade Loudspeaker.

From the Inventor of the Styrofoam Plate Speaker, here are the instructions to build the "Hi-Fidelity homemade styrofoam-plate speaker". …

Homemade EDM Can Cut Through Difficult Materials Like Magnets With Ease

Many years ago [ScorchWorks] built an electrical-discharge machining tool (EDM) and recently decided to write about it. And there’s a video embedded …

Boat Review: Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40

Most of us are not keen on sailing, mooring or paying for more boat than we need, or than we can handle. Therefore, the shift to smaller, …

Keeping Up Appliances

<b>Keeping Up Appliances</b><b>Giving Yourself More Time with the Appliances you Love</b><i>This post is sponsored by American Home Shield, but all opinions and tips</i> …

Obama rejects Trump's dark America

'This vision of violence and chaos everywhere, doesn't really jibe with the experience of most people,' the president says.<p>President Barack Obama on Friday strongly denounced the dark and dire terms in which Donald Trump and the Republican Party described the condition of the United States after …