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Here’s what the first Tesla solar roofs look like in the wild

Customers are sharing photos of the new solar tiles—and how well they perform<p>When Elon Musk started taking preorders for Tesla’s solar roof tiles in 2017, he said they’d be installing the roofs on Tesla employees homes first as a way of test-driving the technology before it was available to the …

Tesla

What NOT to Do When You're Trying to Get a Mortgage

While buying a home is one of the most exciting and rewarding things you'll do in your life, it can also undoubtedly be one of the most stressful. …

Personal Finance

16 OTHER Online Stores You Definitely Want to Know About

Oftentimes, I lie awake at night, wondering about all the online home decor stores I might be missing out on for lack of knowing (kidding, I sleep …

Free Shipping

Has the Trump budget blown Republican’s cover?

Why do Republicans seem intent on hurting the most vulnerable among us?<p><i>This post originally appeared on Bill Moyers.</i><p>The one question you never hear journalists ask Republicans is <i>why</i>?<p>Why do so many Republicans want to throw 24 million struggling Americans off the health insurance rolls? Why does the …

Republicans

Stronger than Tea: The anti-Trump resistance is much bigger than the Tea Party — and it has to be

Pundits compare the anti-Trump movement to the Tea Party — but this resistance is much bigger and more organic<p>The anti-Trump resistance is not like the Tea Party, to which it is frequently compared. It's much more serious, despite repeated denials in the mainstream media. True, it lacks a …

Tea Party

What psychology teaches us about opposing an unpopular president

Trump’s best hope is to convince opponents he’s more popular than he actually is.<p>These are disorienting times for American democracy. Key features of a democratic nation — that the candidate who wins the majority has the right to rule, that elections are free from outside influence, and that …

Political Science

Why Each Side of the Partisan Divide Thinks the Other is Living in an Alternate Reality

<i>This article originally appeared on The Conversation.</i><p>To some liberals, Donald Trump’s inauguration portends doom for the republic; to many …

10 Concrete Ways To Take Action Against The Muslim Ban

The #MuslimBan is personal for me — as it should be for every soul on the face of planet earth. I will not respond with silence, indifference or hatred; I will respond with love, resistance and power. TEN CONCRETE ACTION ITEMS BELOW.<p>While I am neither Muslim, nor a citizen of the seven countries …

Muslim Ban

'5 Calls' site makes calling representatives easy for people who hate talking on the phone

If you're a blue state voter who's spent any time on Facebook in the past few months, you've probably been overwhelmed by caps lock Facebook posts …

It's possible to 'vaccinate' Americans against fake news, experiment shows

An overwhelming 97% of scientists agree that climate change is real and that human activity is responsible. But only 27% of U.S. adults realize there is such widespread agreement, according to a recent Pew Research Center report.<p>The scientific consensus on climate change gets diluted as the public …

How to Overcome Political Irrationality About Facts

Some Trump supporters are willing to lie about his inauguration attendance to preserve their ideological identities. A new study explains how curiosity can help resist reflexive partisanship.<p>We may have reached peak polarization. The researchers Brian Schaffner, of the University of Massachusetts …

Research

Overhauling one high-school subject is our best hope for the future of democracy

Home economics used to teach millions of high schoolers the basics of nutrition and how to balance a checkbook. For the sake of American democracy, tomorrow’s kids must get an education in fake-news detection and online citizenship.<p>Preparing young people to be responsible citizens is one of the …

Education

At Least 500 Women Signed Up to Train for Office After Yesterday’s Marches

America (and the world, really) had a pretty amazing day yesterday when we united as one to make our voices heard re: women’s rights. The Women’s Marches may be over now, but the spirit of that day doesn’t have to be: not by a long shot.<p>President Trump has recognized the rights of the people to …

Tammy Duckworth

A Basic Easy-To-Follow Race Strategy For Your Next Half Marathon

Have you ever toed the start line of race with no idea of what you were going to do once the start gun goes off? Despite following a training plan, …

The Scientifically Proven Way to Increase Brain Power | Inc.com

One of your most invaluable organs is cradled within your cranium and is made up of billions of neurons. The brain is the crucial conductor of your daily life.<p>We rely on our brains for everything from the simplest of tasks to the most complex navigation to success. Those people who develop superior …

Time I

5 powerhouse runners share the best advice they ever received

Anyone can get out there and run. After all, you don’t need any equipment or a pricy membership to pound the pavement. If you’ve got a pair of sneaks …

The Best Pressure Cookers and Multi-Cookers

Remember all those late-night infomercials in the '80s, hawking appliances that were promised to replace every single other appliance in your kitchen? The bad news is that there's no real-world gadget that'll do that, but the good news is that modern electric multi-cookers are the closest we've …

DIY Modern Farmhouse Table as seen on HGTV Open Concept

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DIY

5 Bad Running Habits and How to Break Them

We all know that bad running habits are hard to break. When you’ve been running a certain way for a long time, it’s difficult to identify quirks. …

13 Downright Magical Fairy Gardens You’ll Wish You Could Live In

Move over succulents — there’s a new level of adorable in town. Fairy gardens, which are part fantasy world, part indoor gardening feat, are taking over the gardening scene with their teeny tiny planters. While these mini outdoor spaces are awesome after-school activities for the kiddos, there’s …

Chemicals

35+ Interior Designers Reveal Their Favorite Kitchen Paint Colors

From deep greens to cheerful yellows, experts explain their go-to paint colors for the kitchen.<p>A simple color change can update your kitchen in a major way. The right shade of grey, for example, can turn the room from drab to sleek and sophisticated. Finessing the right hue of red, meanwhile, can …

Home Decorating

5 Choices You'll Regret Forever

Our days are filled with a constant stream of decisions. Most are mundane, but some are so important that they can haunt you for the rest of your life.<p>A recent study from Columbia University found that we're bogged down by more than 70 decisions a day. The sheer number of decisions we have to make …

Self-improvement

3 Easy Ways to Make a Stunner Necklace With Rope

Jewelry collection feeling a little blah these days? Need an inexpensive DIY to ramp up the wow factor in your wardrobe? We’ve got the solution for you. These rope necklaces will turn heads and add a load of color to your outfit. You won’t want to take them off! Get our Wrapped Necklaces Kit and …

Crafting