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Budget Garden? Grow Butterfly Bush! Here's Why (and How!)

If you are gardening on a budget, have we got the plant for you! How can a plant choice help you spend less and garden more? Well if you grow …

Repotting Houseplants: How To Repot A Houseplant

By Heather Rhoades<p>So you’ve determined that your houseplant is in need of a major overhaul–repotting. Houseplants require occasional repotting to …

Gene Therapy Advance Thwarts Brain Cancer in Rats

NIBIB-funded researchers have designed a nanoparticle transport system for gene delivery that destroys deadly brain gliomas in a rat model, …

What Extraordinarily Weird Things Are Locked Up in Your Junk DNA?

We know that we don’t “use” a lot of the genes inside our cells, but our DNA is strung with relics. But what are those relics, and what if they come …

Genetics

Scientists genetically modify bacteria to detect & treat intestinal diseases, incl cancer

Bacteria in the human digestive system can be programmed to register, report and even treat diseases as grave as cancer. All it takes is a little bit …

Scientific Study Reveals How To Literally Upgrade Your DNA | The Galactic Free Press

Did you know that you can literally upgrade and activate your DNA in a way that is scientifically verifiable in a lab? There’s a lot of talk about …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sales<p>There's a whole lot of style goodness on markdown right now.<p>20 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>Lucky Blue Smith makes tired-dad hair look …

Fitness

Gene therapy restores hearing in deaf mice

The inverted V’s above are sensory hair bundles in the ear, each containing 50 to 100 microvilli tipped with TMC proteins. Gene therapy restores …

Mutation-disease link masked in zebrafish

Zebrafish can find a way to compensate for a mutated gene, but artificial methods of inactivating the same gene are not so readily overcome, a new …

Here's the critical reason Bill Nye the Science Guy changed his mind on GMOs

His concern, as he outlined in a chapter of his 2014 book, "Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation," was that scientists didn't have a clear picture of what they could do to the ecosystem.<p>But starting in February, his tune began to change. Late that month, Nye visited Monsanto, a …

Agriculture

Permaculture and Soil: How to Follow Nature's Lead to Grow Amazing Produce - One Green Planet

The first garden beds I ever worked on were not only tilled relentlessly, everything turned over, laid to rest, and turned again, but also they were …

Permaculture

11 Common Problems In A Failing Garden – And How To Solve Them

Image source: veggiegardeningtips.com<p>A garden is one of the most important aspects of a self-reliant lifestyle. They provide a means of growing your …

Gardening

Colorado Garden to-do list: Harvest garlic, watch for insects

July should mean warm days and nights so plants can grow — but you never can be sure what’s coming. Hope for the best, but plan for every kind of …

#YouShouldGrowThis: Poppies won't give up in the garden

Poppies have been much loved by gardeners for centuries and even longer. They are showy, low maintenance and come in many colours.<p>Most flower in …

Gardening

The Everlasting Garden: 20 Perennial Crops You Can Plant Once and Enjoy Forever - Page 2 of 2

A Guide to 20 Perennial Crops You Can Plant Once and Enjoy Forever!<p><b>20 Perennial Crops Suited for North American Gardens:</b><p>While there are actually …

Pomegranate Houseplants – How To Grow Pomegranates Inside

By Mary H. Dyer, Master Naturalist and Master Gardener<p>If you think that pomegranate trees are exotic specimens that require a specialized environment …

Easy Gardening With Homegrown Organic Hydroponics - Organic Gardening

To many, the idea of organic hydroponics seems like an impossible contradiction. Hydroponics, the growing of plants in a medium other than soil, …

Gardening

Gift Guide: Tiny Topiaries for the Apartment Dweller

Is there someone on your holiday shopping list who doesn’t have room for a full-size Christmas tree? Comfort that person with a mail-order mini. Here …

DIY: A Desktop Zen Garden

Sometimes working in a creative field can feel like living in a Tom Cruise spy film. Like when you open an email from your editor inquiring if you …

Air Plants 101: How to ID a Tillandsia

No two air plants look identical. And most varieties aren’t labeled at the plant store. So how do you tell them apart?<p>It’s a tougher job than you …

5 Favorites: Mini Houseplants for Apartment Living

An aversion to the average houseplant once was common in the design world. If you flipped through an architectural or interior magazine ten years …

25 Indoor Plants That Can Filter Air Pollutants Out of Your Home And Improve Air Quality

We know that we depend on plants for the air we breathe.<p>They breathe in carbon dioxide and breathe out oxygen; we breathe in oxygen and breathe out …

Basic Orchid Care for Beginners - Pests and Diseases

Pests & Diseases<p>Unhealthy plants are more susceptible to parasites and disease. Low humidity and poor air circulation weaken plants. Be sure to …

Gardening

Care and Cleaning of Plant Terrariums - Horticulture

Here’s how to take care of common terrarium plants plus how to keep that terrarium clean and looking its best.<p><b>To avoid overheating,</b> keep the …

Plants

12 Creative Ways to Use Plants in the Bathroom

Indoor plants are beneficial in so many ways: Not only are they a lovely visual addition to a space, creating softness and adding color, but they …

Plants

Indoor gardening: quirky ways to bring nature inside

Not got much outdoor space? Never fear - become a house gardener instead with these seven eye-catching projects<p>A creative wall<p>Tillandsia or air plants are such unusual plants but they are surprisingly easy to maintain, even though they look very different from the bright green plants we’re used to …

The art of indoor gardens

The recent garden-unfriendly weather has sparked a new interest in interior horticulture<p>Growing houseplants fell out of fashion sometime during the Eighties, but our recent weather probably made most of us long to garden under cover, and a new book by Isabelle Palmer, The House Gardener, is just …