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Grow a 100 Pounds Of Potatoes In A Barrel in 8 Steps

Potatoes are edible plant tubers first cultivated in the Andes region of South America.Many studies have suggested that increasing consumption of …

Gardening

How to Dodge and Burn in Lightroom with the Help of Luminance Range Masking (VIDEO)

You might already know how to do “dodging and burning” techniques in Lightroom to tweak the exposure of your images, but here’s a way to do it even …

Tutorials

If You Want to Lose Weight, This Fat-Loss Pyramid Shows What's Most Important

Experts used to tell us to do hours of cardio to lose weight, but now fitness trainers agree that cardio isn't necessary, and the hunger caused by strenuous cardio could actually cause weight gain. This is great news if you despise cardio, because the pyramid above designed by NASM-certified …

Muscle

The Basic Lingo Every Fashion Photographer Needs to Know

The fashion industry is confusing. Here’s a list of some common fashion photography lingo that you should know.<p><b>Advertorial</b>: An advertisement for a …

Fashion Photography

Top 10 Amazing Sleeping Position Affects Your Health

It’s late at night, so you turn off the lights and crawl into bed. Is your sleeping position on your belly, back or side? How you sleep can be linked …

Sleep

This Triangle Brain Teaser Will Make You Want to Throw Your Computer Out the Damn Window

Another day, another baffling brain teaser that'll make you want to rip your freakin' hair out. This one hails from Twitter user @jiteshpillaai, who went viral on the social media site after sharing an illustration of a triangle with multiple lines drawn through it and asking his followers a …

Social Media

Daily Growing Tips and Advice: 2 Misconceptions about Composting

Setting up a hot compost pile can be a bit of a nuisance if you don't understand a few key concepts about the carbon:nitrogen ratio. Browns and …

Gardening

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

The Best Budgeting Apps to Get Your Family Finances In Order

Managing a family budget doesn't have to be a massive time suck.<p>Raising a kid is expensive. And it’s becoming more costly every year. It’s also …

Personal Finance

This Brick Wall Optical Illusion Will Make You Go INSANE

This may look like an ordinary brick wall, but it's not . . . When Manchester, UK, Facebook user Arron Bevin posted this photo, the internet flipped out. There's an optical illusion in this picture that some people see right away, while others find it totally impossible to figure out. Are you able …

Optical Illusions

7 Lightroom Secrets Photographer Pierre Lambert Says Will “Change Your Editing Life”

Here’s a great new video from photographer Pierre T. Lambert with his best Lightroom tips and tricks that he says will make a huge difference in how …

Tutorials

The student trying to solve the food waste crisis

<b>Lawrence Okettayot is on a road trip across Uganda.</b><p>He's spreading the word about a device he's created which could be a solution to Africa's food waste crisis.<p>Food wasted every year in the continent could feed up to 300 million people, according to the United Nations. In just Uganda alone, up to …

Agriculture

A new generation of African artists making music in Senegal

As some look West, others choose to remain on the continent despite financial uncertainty to create music with meaning.<p><b>Dakar, Senegal</b> - In the lively neighbourhood of Medina in Dakar, horse-drawn carts jingle around crowded buses and makeshift stalls sell everything from clothes to mobile phones.<p>In …

Africa

Automatically Create Website Citations For a Bibliography With This Chrome Extension

When I was in college, my least favorite part of writing research papers was figuring out how to write the bibliography. Citing sources is tedious …

Writing

How to grow lettuce indoors

If there's one vegetable I wish I could have on tap, it's lettuce. I make salads all the time, so I end up buying a lot of greens. This backfires …

Gardening

This $20 Car Charger is so Much More Than Just a Car Charger

Everyone loves a good multifunction tech accessory, and <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has found an awesome car charger that prevents you from getting lost and …

Genius

19 Pieces Of Street Art That Will Take You Literally Out Of This World

Some of these will make you question everything.

Art

Learn a Foreign Language Through Immersion Using TV Shows and Books With This App

When you’re trying to learn a foreign language, there’s no better way than being immersed in it. Language immersion, after all, is how most of us …

Language Learning

What's driving Elon Musk?

Elon Musk is a science-fiction character. That’s how one friend puts it. In some ways, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is the archetypical cartoon …

Elon Musk

Obesity in America 2018: 7 charts that explain why it’s so easy to gain weight - Vox

“In America, the unhealthiest foods are the tastiest foods, the cheapest foods, the largest-portion foods.”<p>It’s no secret that Americans have gotten much, much bigger over the past few decades. The signs are all around us, from XXXL clothing sizes to supersize movie seats and even larger …

Nutrition

Acer Swift 7 (2018) review review: The 'world's thinnest laptop' is surprisingly packed with extras - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Despite being just 8.98mm thick, there's room for a 14-inch touchscreen, backlit keyboard, big touchpad and even a fingerprint reader.<p><b>The Bad</b> Slower CPU than much of the premium ultraportable competition. The touchpad is fixed, so no physical clicking. There's a limited number of ports.<p><b>The</b> …

Consumer Tech

Can you read at superhuman speeds?

If we cut the time spent moving our eyes, we can read at much greater speeds. Give speed-reading a try yourself in this video.<p>Reading English has been the same for centuries – you start at the top of the page and work left to right, line by line. But what if that was all about to change?<p>The problem …

Smartwatches

How to Use the HSL Sliders on Your Photos in Lightroom

One of the quickest and most powerful ways to achieve a signature look in Lightroom is by taking advantage of the HSL sliders. This excellent …

Tutorials

10 Ways to Make Money Online You May Not Have Thought Of

The internet was made for profit, not just just memes and political discourse.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s economy, most salaries just aren't enough to live on. People are getting paid less and less compared to the standard of living and rents are rising; …

Small Business

Why Are Photographers Reluctant to Share Their Settings and Locations?

As children we’re taught that sharing is the way to go, but too often it feels like photographers forget that basic lesson. It’s a common debate that …

Canon EOS

Mystery of the compost pile: What insect is causing those nasty bites?

<b>Hi Patrice:</b><p>We have been long-time composters in other areas of the country. We now live in Benicia and have a question we haven’t seen addressed …

Gardening

The Roku Channel Is Now Free on the Web

Roku hardware is no longer required to access the movies, TV shows, and live news streams offered for free on The Roku Channel. Simply load it up on …

TV shows

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries health benefits include improving cognitive function, treating urinary tract infection, preventing cancer, slowing aging process, …

Wellness

How to Raise a Million Dollars on Kickstarter

Two entrepreneurs share how they raised more than a million dollars online.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently participated in a leadership program with a rockstar entrepreneur, Matt DeCelles. DeCelles is the cofounder and CEO of a designer eyewear company, …

Crowd Funding

View your medical records from dozens of hospitals on your iPhone

The goal of Apple’s Health Records initiative is to enable iOS users to see their medical history right on their device. Hospitals need to share their data for this to work, and Apple is getting a strong response.<p>When Apple introduced this addition to the Health app in January, there were just a …

Digital Health