Misty Vrieze

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5 Tips for Perfectly Painted Furniture

If you have watched any of the flea market finds shows lately, you may have seen how frugalistas are turning curb finds into fashionable furniture …

Roller-Massage Ups Flexibility Without Harming Strength

Study suggests tool imparts benefit of stretching but not potential downside.<p>Over the past few years, pre-workout static stretching has fallen out of favor. Holding a stretch for, say, 30 seconds might improve short-term range of motion, but can also reduce muscular strength, power, and explosive …

Exercise

Popsicle Bracelet Cuffs

Shares 14<p>Super cute bracelets for tweens and teens to make and trade with their friends. Made from craft sticks, this is a frugal and fun way to let …

Infertility May Be Linked To Taste Genes

By: Charles Choi, Contributing Writer<p>Published: 07/01/2013 03:12 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>Genes involved in tasting sweet and savory flavors on the tongue also play a key role in properly working sperm, new research in animals finds.<p>These findings could lead to novel contraceptives for men, and suggest …

100 Of The Greatest Opening Sentences In The History Of Literature

Whilst the cover or even title of a book might initially gain your attention, in truth it’s the opening sentence that has the power to inspire, …

Science Confirms The Obvious: Smoking Pot Makes You Less Motivated

The brains of habitual cannabis users have trouble synthesizing dopamine, according to a small study.<p>Does smoking a joint make you feel a little bit lazy? According to new research, when your "Reefer Madness" turns into "Reefer Can't-get-off-the-couch," it could be because the cannabis is …

How Fruit Flies Know Not To Get It On With The Wrong Species

It's all about a tender leg rub, ladies.<p>All cats are gray in the dark, as the ever-wise and ever-lecherous Ben Franklin put it. But how do you figure out if that cat is actually a dog? Scientists don't entirely understand how animals know not to get it on with another species, a evolutionarily …

Zebrafish muscles expose key issue of CMT disease

<b>U. SHEFFIELD (UK) —</b> Zebrafish—an animal capable of mending its own heart—could hold the key to finding new therapeutic approaches to treat Charcot …

Neuroscience

Six chemicals we consume in our food and drink that should be banned

Last week BuzzFeed published a list of eight foods that folks in the USA are eating but are banned in other parts of the world. The chemical …

Why must childbirth be such hard labour?

Anyone who has given birth to a baby, or watched someone else doing it, knows that it's a tight squeeze. The birth canal, framed by the bones of the …

Trailer: The Coen Bros.' 'Inside Llewyn Davis', Soundtrack Details – /Film

Whereas some filmmakers prefer to stick with one mode or another, <b>the Coen Bros.</b> have shown an ability to leap from Depression-era Greek musical epic …

The New Coen Brothers Trailer Goes All Mumford & Sons on 'O Brother' 2.0

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If there's any one movie this coming Oscar season that's already, definitely, unabashedly worth …

Laughable Lampshade

Sometimes, without warning, stuff around the house just falls apart.<p>Sometimes it happens gradually, but we get used to seeing our familiar crumbling …

Linen Stitchbook

If you are looking for a way to show off and store the new stitches you learn, then this small stitch book might just be what you are looking for. …

Beachbody on Demand

Men: Wearing A T-Shirt With The Letter T On It Makes You More Attractive

It's also kind of a cheeky/good idea for a T-shirt.<p>Researchers at Nottingham Trent University have made a startling discovery: what's printed on your T-shirt could have a large effect on your attractiveness to the opposite sex.<p>The study involved plain white T-shirts with the letter "T" printed on …