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Sit More, And You're More Likely To Be Disabled After Age 60

The more you sit, the less physically active you are, which can lead to all sorts of health problems, including an early death.<p>But too much sitting increasingly looks like a health risk all its own. Researchers at Northwestern University say that for people 60 and older, each additional hour a day …

A computer made a math proof the size of Wikipedia, and humans can't check it

If you thought the mathematical proofs you did in high school were long, you haven't seen the newest one out of the University of Liverpool — computer scientists Alexei Lisitsa and Boris Konev came up with a math proof that takes up a huge 13-gigabyte file, greater than all of Wikipedia's pages …

The 10 Best Toys From The 2014 Toy Fair

A plush uterus, talking teddy bear, and other crazy trinkets<p>We've said it before, and we'll say it again: Every toy does not need an app! So once again, as we cruised the aisles at the American International Toy Fair this week, we largely turned a blind eye to "interactive elements" carelessly …

Kids

Tiny House Blog

Ideas for Living in Really Small Houses

<i>by Mark Mathis</i><p>Interview with Kent Griswold of Tiny House Blog<p>Kent and I had a conversation that covers several different topics ranging from where …

Avanti CK301SHP 2.4 cu. ft. Compact Refrigerator

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Introducing Small House Swoon

<i>by Steven Harrell of Tiny House Listings</i><p>Having been in the tiny house business for several years now, one reaction I hear alot from folks who are new …

Reframe Your Thoughts - Change Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Studies show that people who can change their situation gain less from changing their mindset than those who have no control over their situation.<p>If …

5 Loaf Cakes & Quick Breads That Make Perfect Gifts

With all the tins of cookies and the pretty packages of homemade caramels and truffles that get passed around this time of year, I would like to put …

Bread

Renovation Inspiration: Do It Yourself Concrete Kitchen Countertops

(Image credit: Storefront Life)<p>Kristen of <i>Storefront Life</i> recently wrote to us and shared photos of the new custom DIY counters that she and her …

Concrete

New Chromecast app button in Play store may be sign of things to come

Last week Google made some changes to Google Play to help users with tablets find apps that were optimized for their devices. Another change in …

Apps

Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Dessert

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes

This is the week each year I get asked for vegetarian Thanksgiving recipe ideas, so I thought I'd update my list of favorite recipes and ideas from …

Vegan

Chocolate Mousse

Falafel Pie

EPA Bans Most Wood-Burning Stoves

Wood-burning stoves offer warmth and enhance off-grid living options during cold weather months, but the tried-and-true heating devices now are under …

Learning To Code On The Street

It’s 7:33 AM. Leo is leaning over his laptop writing some practice lines of code while I sit nearby on leftover sandbags from Hurricane Sandy. It’s cold, but it is a great morning.<p>A little less than three months ago, Leo became an Internet icon when he declined my offer of $100 in cash in favor of …

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Dust off those pedals and get ready to ride! With spring in full force and Bike to Work Week just around the corner, we’re bringing back an oldie-but-goodie Etsy video: the ABC’s of tuning your bike. Meet Brooklyn’s own Susan Lindell of Dumbo’s Recycle-A-Bicycle, who shares five simple tips for …

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I have to admit: on dark winter nights, there’s nothing I love better than heading home after work and plunking down in front of a movie. And for whatever reason, watching a movie is even better when I have a craft project to work on. Despite the (apparent) non-ambition implied in increased …

Fitbit Force review

I’ve come to a sobering conclusion about myself: I’m not a very active person. Despite maintaining a gym membership and only the best intentions, I still prefer to read, watch TV, and play games. This is precisely why I’ve never invested in a fitness-tracking gadget — if I’m not moving that much, …

Modern Eco-Friendly Homes Set Amongst the Trees

<i>Primeval Symbiosis (Single Pole House)</i> is an architectural design project by architecture student and interior designer Konrad Wjcik that seeks to organically install living spaces in forests without disrupting the innate beauty of nature. Wjcik's detailed presentation lays out the many benefits of …

Architecture

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season of visitors eager to hit the slopes or take in the unique local culture that these mountain regions seem to inspire. While …

European Travel

5 Fun Apps To Help Sharpen Your Memory

Did you forget where you parked your car? Or do you lose your keys on a daily basis? It happens to the best of us at some point.<p>Medical experts say some degree of memory loss and a small decline in our general cognition is normal as we age. It also gets harder for us to learn new things or recall …

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Adhesive notes for iPhone. We know what you’re thinking — there are apps for that. Well, it’s still easier to jot something down on a sticky note, …

Window Solar Charger Sticks To The Inside Of A Window To Soak Up The Sun Portable Chargers Xd Design 000470 Charging Cell Phone Power Bank Led From Netbook, $20.63

This <i>XD Design solar window charger</i>, is easily attachable to your window. The outside of the charger <b>catches sunlight</b>, while the smooth designed inside …

Today's Best Apps: Google Play Music And The Budget

The App Store takes delivery of hundreds of new apps per day. The overwhelming scene makes it possible to easily overlook an exciting game, valuable …

How to Launch a Startup Without Writing A Line of Code

<i>Tal Raviv is the co-founder of Ecquire. This post was originally published on OnStartups.</i><p>There is an unspoken rule: to launch a startup, you need to build a product, and to do that you need someone that can write code.<p>Whether that means chasing down a technical co-founder, learning to code, or even …