Jeff Long

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Love, quantum physics and 'entanglement'

Love. Quantum physics. Completely unrelated, and yet strangely parallel.<p>For one thing, they're both mysterious — we don’t really understand how either one of them works. But they share something else — what scientists call "entanglement."<p>People get entangled with each other when they fall in love, …

I was hooked on meth for 11 years. If you know and love an addict, this article is for you.

I spent 11 years addicted to methamphetamine and have now been clean for nine. Today, I am a self-defense instructor, a budding entrepreneur, a volunteer first responder, a friend and family member. Yet at my core I consider myself a garden-variety recovered drug addict.<p>So to the fellow addict: You …

Moss-covered CityTree has the same air-purifying effect as 275 regular trees

20 of them have been deployed so far around the world<p>From smog-sucking bikes to electric taxis and paint made of car exhaust, designers and architects are stepping up to address air pollution—the world’s single largest health risk. But a new air filter making the rounds in Oslo, Paris, Brussels, …

God Is Unconvincing To Smart Folks

As far as I can discover from interviews and from books, there are at least 21 reasons smart people find God unconvincing. Here are the 21 reasons, explained:<p><b>1. God as an old white man in the sky is unconvincing</b><p>Depictions of God as a humanoid (this is called 'anthropo-morphism' = in human form) …

Faith

A Guide to Honing and Sharpening Woodworking Tools

One of the most important skills a woodworker can acquire is the ability to sharpen tools easily and well. Working with hand tools can be a …

Stop Selling Math For Its Usefulness

One of the fall outs of children not understanding mathematics and the associated failure which often follows at some point in their 500 hour tour of …

101 Gardening: The Most Convenient Way to Fill Your Rain Barrel

CollectCollect this now for later<p>bernadette The Most Convenient Way to Fill Your Rain Barrel<p>Kiddos<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>bernadette The …

How to Sew

21 videos in this guide<p>Top 5 Tips for Sewing a Dress<p>How to Pick Sewing Machine Thread<p>5 Essential Sewing Tools<p>How to Pick a Fabric for a Sewing Project<p>…

Sewing

This Optical Illusion Tells You How Dirty Your Mind Is

We're guessing very.<p>Take a look at this picture of an old bottle. What image do you see in it?<p>If it's a couple getting frisky, then congratulations - the likelihood is that you're a fully-grown adult.<p>If it's nine dolphins frolicking around, then you're either very young, or you need to get out more.<p>…

Learning Electronics — 2. Fun with Crystal Radio and Extensions

As a kid I was fascinated by the Crystal Radio — the simplest radio that requires no battery or power source. Learning about crystal radio is what …

Arduino

The textbook—and misguided—presentation of natural selection

I was reading a nice article by Andrew Shtulman* on the most common misconception people have about natural selection (that it involves not …

Not Quite 101 Uses For An Analog UHF TV Tuner

Young electronics hackers today are very fortunate to grow up in an era with both a plethora of capable devices to stimulate their imagination, and …

Dental Care

Easy and Fast DIY Garage or Basement Shelving for Tote Storage

PDF versionThis is the fastest and easiest way to build garage shelving! Detailed tutorial by Ana-White.comHANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >>Projects built …

Woodworking

These Secret Netflix Codes Can Reveal Tons of Hidden Categories

Netflix has tons of great content, but it can be hard to find it all if you don’t know what you’re looking for. The site’s algorithms show you what …

Codes

Inexpensive Ideas for Organizing a Small Bathroom

If you've got a small bathroom, you're really making a fatal design and storage mistake by not including these five smart storage tools. These five …

Real Estate