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The 15 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix, however, that it can be hard to sort through them all.<p>The streaming site does a great job picking up films beyond mainstream hits. A diverse number of overlooked films are available to just about anybody. Now is a better time than ever to catch films that may …

How to Troubleshoot Apps Overusing Energy in OS X

Even though most developers work their hardest to ensure that the programs you download onto your Mac run smoothly, sometimes, things go wrong. One issue that may arise is an app using an exorbitant amount of energy or memory, causing your Mac to overheat or suffer severe battery drain.<p>Sometimes, …

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

10 Life Hacks For Hikers and Backpackers

If you’ve been smitten by hiking and all you can think about is your next trip, it’s time to rearrange your life to maximize your hiking time. Here …

Backpacking

Taste Test: The Best Supermarket Bacon

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Have you ever noticed that there's no such thing as leftover bacon? Like pizza, potato chips, and grilled cheese sandwiches, even the worst bacon is still pretty freaking delicious. There's the intoxicating smell; …

Distractify

A lot of celebrities post #nomakeup selfies when they're actually still wearing subtle makeup. Can you tell the difference?<p>By Tiffany White<p>23 hours …

Celebrity Gossip

DIY Micro Camper

Introduction: DIY Micro Camper<p>About: www.facebook.com/i.hate.karl.kilburn - I am 'that' Karl More About i.hate.karl.kilburn »<p>I love camping, and I …

The Best New Tents of 2015

5K<p>SHARES<p><i>The Test</i><p><i>Tent nights: 205</i><i><br>Strongest wind: 45 mph in Capitol Reef National Park, UT</i><i><br>Highest elevation: 13,500 feet on Mt. Sherman, CO</i><p>Solo Tents & …

The Coziest Two-Person Sleeping Bag Yet

Thanks to its shoe-style, zipper-free design, this new Backcountry Bed Duo from Sierra Designs packs bed-level comfort for two into a bag that's …

Mega-Obsessed: Our Favorite Things From 2014

Last-minute gift ideas, anyone?<p>The new and amazing stuff of the world is our bread and butter here at <i>Popular Science</i>. In each month's magazine and online, we bring together a list of all our favorite things hitting shelves, app stores, and big screens. Now, all the gadgets, games, movies, and other …

India mass sterilisation: ‘my wife died in tremendous pain’

Thirteen women who died in a mass sterilisation campaign in India spent their last hours in “tremendous pain”, relatives have said.<p>About 80 women attended the free government-run camp in the central state of Chhattisgarh on Saturday where they underwent laparoscopic tubectomies, usually a …

How to Enable Text Message Forwarding and Answer Phone Calls on Your Mac

With the release of OS X Yosemite, Apple has included a new set of "Continuity" features that connect iOS devices and the Mac in a number of ways. Most notably, Continuity allows users to <b>place and answer calls with their Macs and iPads that are forwarded through the iPhone</b>.<p>Similarly, <b>Macs and iPads</b> …

The 13 Spookiest Horror Flicks Streaming on Netflix This Halloween

As WIRED staffer and former <i>Bloodline</i> correspondent Jay Dayrit recently noted, looking for horror movies on Netflix is a little like "searching …

Learn the Formula to a Funny Story for Your Next Presentation

Unless you're a natural comedian, it's hard to come up with our own comedic material. This three step formula helps anyone come up with an easily …

Why Sun Noodle's Product Means You Can Make Restaurant-Quality Ramen at Home

When Sun Noodle came to the East coast, after crafting the finest ramen noodles for West coasters for decades, the company had one goal: to supply ramen chefs with the great noodles they were demanding for their flavorful soups and toppings. As ramen grew trendier and trendier in the United States …

Ramen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles

GalleryRamen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles<p><b>Ramen in the U.S. has come a long way.</b> Once known only in its 10-for-a-dollar instant-lunch form—a staple of offices and dorm rooms all around the '80s and '90s—high-end <i>real</i> ramen shops are springing up left and right on both coasts …

5 Ways to Live a Champagne Lifestyle on a Beer Budget

Sarah Coates of the Sugar Hit shares her tips for eating and cooking cheaply.<p><i>Here, the blogs you should be reading right now with recipes and tips</i> …

Ramen Noodles' Gourmet Makeover, From College Dorm Staple to Fine Dining

Ramen noodles, once maligned as a super cheap, freeze-dried staple of college dorm life, eaten out of a Styrofoam cup, have gone gourmet and …

The 8 Best Apps For A Calm, Focused Mind

There's almost no place or time in most of our lives that's beyond the reach of digital distractions, which can make it incredibly difficult to focus and get things done -- and to carve out quiet time for ourselves.<p>At work, we can go for hours without stepping away from the computer, instead …

How to Open a Can Without a Can Opener

In this how-to video by CrazyRussianHacker, host Taras Kulakov and guest KGB Survivalist demonstrate a clever method for opening a can without a can …

Survivalism

Glitter Owl Ornament

Shares 0<p>Transform a clear glass ornament into an adorable, glittery owl that will look great on your tree. This would make a great gift as …

Crafting

Zombie

It was Griffin Wilson who proposed the theory of de-evolution. He sat two rows behind me in Organic Chem, the very definition of an evil genius. He …

How to Build an Interchangeable Wardrobe | The Art of Manliness

For the man with an unlimited budget, style is easy. The rest of us have to work a little harder to look good with the cash we have.<p><b>A key wardrobe</b> …

Impromptu Tactical Pen | By Gerber

New by Gerber is the Impromptu Tactical Pen, capable of writing in the rain and breaking glass with a tap. Developed in collaboration with law …

Simple Ways for Big and Tall Men to Look Sharp and Stylish

If you're on the larger side, buying clothes can be frustrating. It's easy to think there's no way to sport the clothes you can find in a way that …

How to Fix iOS 7's Biggest Annoyances

With the release of any new operating system comes a slew of slight problems and annoyances. iOS 7 is no different. While certain things won't annoy …

Apps

Five Best Razors

A good, sharp, sturdy razor makes all the difference between nicks, cuts, or razor burn and a nice, smooth, even shave. Thankfully, you don’t have to …