Blake Robinson

1,140 Added | 23 Magazines | 23 Likes | 1 Following | 17 Followers | @blakerobins5d6p | Keep up with Blake Robinson on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Blake Robinson”

18 Ways To Save A Bunch Of Cash Without Even Trying

Money, money, money!<p><i>Note: Not all submissions are from Community users.</i><p><i>Some entries were condensed for length or clarity.</i>

Hottest New Handguns for 2017

It’s Day Three of the 2017 SHOT Show, and after of hours scouring the show floor and handling every new handgun I could get my mitts on, I’ve found …

This Spreadsheet Calculates When You'll Pay Off Debt With the Snowball Method

The snowball method is the best way to pay down your debt. If you’re skeptical and want to see how it will work, this spreadsheet will calculate …

Personal Finance

The 12 key science moments of 2016

Our panel of leading scientists pick the most significant discoveries and developments of the year – from the Zika virus to the planet Proxima B – and a surprising secret of marriage<p>1 World Health Organisation declares a public emergency of international concern over Zika<p>1 February<p>In global health, …

Peter Piot

Watch: The Mathematics of Winning Monopoly

In this 20-minute video, two mathematicians play Monopoly and work out how to win at it...using math.<p>The mathematicians are Dr. Hannah Fry and Matt …

Legend of Zelda

Why Ayahuasca Is a New Age Spiritual Scam

<i>If you’re not entirely sure what ayahuasca is, read over this beginners guide to get up to scratch.</i><p>You’ve probably heard about ayahuasca before. You …

Consciousness

47 Insanely Clever Storage Ideas For Your Whole House

Your mother-in-law will be totally impressed.

This 154HP Honda CBR Street Fighter Is Ready To Chew Up The Asphalt

It’s no secret that fans of the cafe racer culture during the ’50s and ‘60s are aware of the more aggressive looking street fighter bike movement …

Most Popular Clever Uses and MacGyver Tips of 2016

We’re always finding ingenious workarounds to life’s problems, big or small. This year we treated pool noodles as all-purpose cushions, removed and …

5 Outdoor Quotes that Will Inspire You to Get Outside!

by Austin Campbell November 03, 2015 1 Comment<p>Prepare to be Inspired...<p>Even the most dedicated adventurers sometimes need a little inspiration to get …

How to Read a Crochet Pattern

by Jean Leinhauser<p>Once you’ve learned the basic crochet stitches, you’ll want to start your first pattern. (If you need assistance with learning …

How Fasting Allows The Brain To Recharge Itself

When done correctly, it could even ward off cognitive decline, research finds.<p>We know that fasting can be great for the body, with benefits including …

Neuroscience

How to Pack a First Aid Kit for a Hike

When packing gear for a hike, you want to keep your pack as light as possible. However, a solid first aid kit is a necessity. Whether you will be in …

Step by Step Guide to Travel on the Cheap

Do you want to travel on the cheap? Many people save money with the aim of taking vacations during the festive season. However, they fail to plan in …

This Map Guides You On an Epic Tour of Nearly 50,000 U.S. Historic Sites

If you ever wanted to visit every interesting historical site in the U.S., this map will guide you on a tour to each one using the mathematically …

University of Waterloo

WHAT TO KNOW NOW | Amazon Web Services

Invest in yourself.<p>A few years ago, “cloud computing” seemed like the marketing phrase du jour, a form of network decentralization designed to ease …

Amazon Web Services

Nuts in your diet may help you live longer, study finds

If nuts aren't a staple in your diet, they ought to be. (Unless, of course, you're allergic to them.)<p>According to a large study, eating a small portion of nuts each day protects against heart disease, diabetes, cancer, even premature death.<p>The findings, published this month in the journal BMC …

Nutrition

Top 4 websites for the best flight deals

It can get stressful when trying to find the right flights. Flight costs differ between airlines, some leave you with long layovers and some charge …

Tiger Siberian Adventure Vehicle

Designed to support long-term camping in remote locations, the Tiger Siberian Adventure Vehicle can get you nearly anywhere you want and keep you …

Water Heater

Scientists Have Made a Diamond That's Harder Than Diamond

Nature's toughest material just got upgraded.<p>When most people think about the hardest naturally occurring material on Earth, they think of diamonds - …

Chemistry

How to Add an Outlet to an Existing Wall

How to Add an Outlet to an Existing Wall<p>Updated on September 27, 2017<p>Installing A New Outlet<p>Adding Outlets To Existing Walls<p>Adding outlets in your …

Home Improvement

34 Amazing South America Adventure Experiences

When people think of South America adventure, they think of a destination in rawness, vast wilderness and spectacular scenery. The amount of outdoor …

All Eight Harry Potter Movies Edited Down to an 80-Minute Epic

Decided to go marathon all the <i>Harry Potter</i> movies before seeing <i>Fantastic Beasts</i>, but don’t have nearly 20 hours of free time? Well, this extremely …

Physics has a dizzying array of subdisciplines. This short video breaks it down.

An 8-minute history of the giant field of physics.<p>Physics can be defined simply as the study of matter and energy. But that simple definition covers an enormous range of topics.<p>There’s the classical physics you learned about in high school: It can explain how much force it takes to slide a box …

Physics

This Video Tutorial Teaches You to Balance on Your Hands

The basic crow pose is an advanced-beginner yoga pose that’s a great stepping stone for teaching you to balance on your hands. And it’s like the …

Watch the Earth transform in front of your eyes in these incredible Google Timelapses

Google Timelapse – the interactive map that lets you explore how the planet has changed over the last 33 years – just got its biggest overhaul …

Los Angeles

9 places to escape to on your Las Vegas vacation

Many people come to Las Vegas and burnout within the first night on the strip. Those are the tourists usually passed out on the floor just in front …

What your brain looks like on God: spiritual experience triggers same areas as sex and gambling

Religious and spiritual experiences activate the same brain reward circuits as love, sex, gambling and drugs, a new study shows.<p>Researchers at the University of Utah School of Medicine scanned the brains of 19 Mormons when they were reading religious texts and reported feeling 'close to the spirit.'<p>…