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Beat the heatwave – these 5 houseplants will actually keep your home cool

In the long run they're inexpensive and environmentally-friendly too!<p><b>Sometimes it feels like no amount of cooling fans or wide open windows will make a hot and stuffy house cooler. But did you know there is actually an i</b><b>nexpensive and environmentally-friendly way to help keep your home cool during</b> …

Plants

Allow Us Introduce You to the $5 Knife Sharpener with Nearly 8,000 Rave Reviews on Amazon

Your kitchen won’t know what hit it.<p>Any home cook can tell how you what a difference a freshly sharpened blade makes. It’s true: a sharp knife makes …

Kitchens

App developers are going through your email — here is how to stop them

The Wall Street Journal reports that application developers, both mobile and desktop, are busy rummaging through the email of thousands and thousands …

Apps

The 50 Best Movies On Netflix UK

Ever sat down for a nice pleasant evening of Netflix-and-chilling – only to buckle under the pressure of choice? Fear not! Your friends at <i>Empire</i> have …

10 Yoga Poses to Do in Bed to Ease Pain and Have the Best Sleep of Your Life

Whether you sit in an office chair all day, like to garden, or are on your feet for extended periods of time, you're probably no stranger to sore …

A Simple, Effective Back Workout to Strengthen and Stretch

The following is a simple workout to stretch and strengthen the back with a mix of dynamic and static stretches as well as elements of yoga. Perform …

Workouts

I'm a Yoga Teacher, and These Are the 15 Poses I Recommend For Weight Loss

Yoga may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you consider shedding fat, getting strong, and losing weight. Even though yoga shouldn't be your <i>only</i> workout if you're trying to change your body and get healthy, it's certainly a great supplemental workout to help you along the way. I've been …

Yoga

The Best Toothpaste for Removing Stains, Fixing Your Breath, and Not Getting Gingivitis

For something as straightforward as oral hygiene, it’s difficult to find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs. From gum care to whitening to fresh breath, GQ’s Best Stuff rounded up the top pastes in each arena.<p>Consider this list of things that can go awry if you slip up on your oral …

Dentistry

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

Try This Stretch To Open Up Your Chest and Shoulders

Keep injury at bay and get rid of soreness with this quick, chest-opening stretch<p>As a <i>Men’s Health</i> reader, you probably love to lift—and we do, too. The only problem is that lifting can put a lot of strain on your joints—particularly on your shoulders. Shoulder strains and injuries are depressingly …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Horror

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of November 2017

<i>Special limited edition science-fiction hardcover novella by the Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning author. Only 1000 copies.</i><p>Scions have no limits. …

Marvellous microgreens

Fast and easy to grow, these mini vegetables offer a wide range of amazing flavours<p>Even as the outdoor veg garden starts to wind down, there are still plenty of crops you can start sowing right through the winter if you turn your food-growing ambitions indoors.<p>I love the taste of Thai basil, whose …

microgreens

26 Underrated Sci-Fi and Fantasy Gems You Shouldn’t Miss

A Novel<p>In this masterpiece of speculative fiction, Marge Piercy focuses on Connie Ramos, a woman who bears witness to two possible futures: one an …

Top 20 online plant nurseries

The internet has transformed gardeners' shopping habits, with everything from bamboo to perennials to trees available to buy online. Here, <b>Val Bourne</b> picks out the best online plant nurseries...<p><b>Brilliant all-rounders</b><p>Crocus<p>Crocus made mail-order fashionable when two plant lovers (Mark Fane and Peter …

The 10 Steamiest Shows You Probably Don’t Know About

There’s a lot of talk about how we’re in the age of peak TV, but no one ever mentions the steamy side of things. Sure, there’s more television than …

Linux worm turns Raspberry Pis into cryptocurrency mining bots

Linux.MulDrop.14 is a Linux worm that seeks out networked Raspberry Pi systems with default root passwords; after taking them over and ZMap and …

Minimalist tattoos drawn with one continuous line

Berlin-based artist Mo Ganji creates deceptively simple tattoos using a continuous line.<p>In an interview with <i>Art Jobs</i>, he said:<p>The single line is a …

Art

Master Photoshop | 20 Brilliant Tutorials You Should Try

If you want to master Photoshop, these brilliant tutorials will surely help you a lot! We selected some of the best Photoshop tutorials that show …

Everything You Need to Know About Building Muscle Mass With Resistance Bands

Resistance bands are great strength training tools for home or while you travel, but they may not be ideal for building muscle mass when compared to …

Round and round the mulberry bush: the remarkable, easy new varieties

Mulberries are traditional and delicious, but so fragile and tricky to grow they have nearly disappeared. That has just changed with these superb new hybrids<p>I first came across mulberries, sticky-sweet and with a truly knockout aroma, when I was a student at Kew Gardens. I would hunt out the trees …

Long Haul

Now Anyone Can Build Ikea’s Experimental Garden

A few months ago, Ikea’s innovation lab Space10 released a garden structure called the Growroom. Aimed for neighborhood use by city dwellers who don’t have backyards, the spherical wooden planter is meant to be a way to grow food locally and sustainably.<p>On Friday, Space10 published the entire set …

San Francisco

Best movie trailers from Super Bowl 51

From The Fate of the Furious to Logan<p>Between a new look at <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2</i> and more explosions in <i>The Fate of the Furious,</i> Super Bowl 51 proved to be a big moment for quite a few movie trailers.<p>Polygon has collected each of the new trailers, teasers and spots for all of the movies that …

Movies

VOLTA Magnetic Charging Cable Supports iOS, Android And USB-C and Has A Lifetime Guarantee (video)

If you are searching for a tangle free rugged cable that will not let you down and also supports Android, iOS and USB-C devices, you may be …

Top 10 Raspberry Pi Projects for Beginners

Maybe you picked up a Raspberry Pi for the holidays, or you’ve been sitting on one of the super versatile, palm-sized computers for a while now. If …

Raspberry Pi