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De-Mystifying the Dark Corners of Windows: The Registry, DLLs, and More Explained

If your Windows chops extend in any capacity beyond novice, you’ve no doubt encountered the ever-cryptic Windows Registry, DLL files, User Account …

How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Drugs Better and Faster

Existing genetic analyses just aren’t powerful enough<p>When researchers used to try to diagnose and treat diseases, they would often search for one mutation on a single gene that was causing the problem. Or maybe they would look for average effects of a mutation that led to a disease across the …

Can We Please Get God Out of Religion?

We all need a spiritual side. But not because of some make-believe afterlife. Because it makes us better in this life.<p>Millennials—soon to be the …

How to Navigate All the Paperwork of Marriage: A Checklist

Marriage can be a beautiful, romantic thing. But all the paperwork that comes with it? That's less fun. It's tough to keep track of all the legal …

Create a Minimalist Wardrobe with These Essential Clothing Items

You don't need a ton of clothes to look great every day. Streamlining your wardrobe to only the clothes you'll actually wear will, in fact, save you …

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Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead

In the Bible, Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead. In medicine, a ‘Lazarus patient’ is one who spontaneously starts circulating blood.<p>That afternoon, …

Coming Out of the Addiction Closet

Imagine using cancer to try and ruin someone’s career. Or diabetes. As Chiara de Blasio and Zac Efron go public with their struggles, why are we so …

Blinkist Summarizes Important Parts of Books for Quick Learnings

Web/iOS: If you can't find the time to read the whole book, Blinkist takes you through the most important parts of non-fiction writing. The app is …

15 Natural Beauty DIYs for Under $15

How much money have you shelled out on facial masks, bubble bath, trips to the spa, and “miracle skin rejuvenation” products? Too much? It’s okay, we’re here to curb that spending habit and help you ramp up your inner kitchen witch. We’ve rounded up collection of 15 natural beauty tutorials that …

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When Beyoncé told dudes the world over that they should have put a ring on it, she didn’t specify what kind, but knowing Bey, I bet she’d suggest getting one that’s conflict-free and environmentally conscious. Whether you’re looking for a ring that will signify your betrothal, buying a fancy bauble …

Featured Blog Post #4 - Let's Get Ready to Party

Let's Get Ready to Party! (Party Preparation Checklist)<p><i>by</i><p>Let's talk party prep shall we? I have a love/hate relationship with throwing parties. The …

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A Total-Body Resistance Band Workout You Can Do Anywhere

<i>By Jessica Smith for Shape.com</i><p>Pumping iron is great, but to get the most out of resistance training, sometimes you need to mix it up! Burn a little rubber (and a lot of fat!) with this exercise band workout from Miami-based fitness expert Jessica Smith. All you need is one super-portable, …

Parents of Stillborn Babies Post Hundreds of Memorials to YouTube

A century ago, stillborn babies were often photographed to preserve at least a trace of their brief existences. Now the practice has migrated to …

13 Hacks to Improve Your Google Search

Even the king of all search engines can be throttled up with a few simple tricks.<p>Ever since the Internet's dozens of Web crawlers (AltaVista, …

Tips and Tricks for Making Juice, No Recipes Required

This is a guide to help you squeeze the most possible deliciousness out of your juicer, even without using recipes. We'll talk flavor balance, texture, and tips for getting the most out of your equipment and ingredients.<p>First things first: juices and smoothies are different beasts. That may seem …

European Bee Sperm Bank Will Improve U.S. Bee Gene Pool

A new bee semen bank may help breed colony-collapse-disorder-resistant bees.<p>Here's a new idea for protecting the declining honeybee population in the U.S. One team of scientists is importing European honeybee semen for fun and storage.<p>The team, based at Washington State University, has imported bee …

Vegan Black Metal Chef, A Vegan Cooking Show Like No Other

Brian Manowitz is a chef who whips up vegan dishes dressed in full metal-style costume on his cooking show, “Vegan Black Metal Chef.” The show is …