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Scientists reveal most accurate depiction of a dinosaur ever created

Reconstruction is based on studies of a spectacular fossil from China, preserved with skin and pigments intact<p>Forty researchers elbow their way to the front of the room. They whip out their cameras and mobile phones like palaeontological-paparazzi, and start snapping. Others hang back, hands on …

Here’s How To Grow An Endless Supply Of Garlic Indoors...

Along with green onions, garlic is one of the best health-friendly plants you can grow at home. It is super-easy and super-cheap. You may not like …

Gardening

This Dutch family lives in a giant greenhouse — take a look inside

The Scholten family is living a life made for Instagram.<p>In June 2015, husband, wife, two teenage daughters, and their adorable dog packed up their belongings and moved into a cabin-like wooden dwelling built inside a greenhouse.<p>Designed by students at the University of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, …

Christmas Eve

19 Coffee Cocktails That Will Be the Star of Your Brunch

Whether hot or iced, what could be better than caffeine with a kick?<p>What could be better than caffeine with a kick?

Coffee

How Urban Farmers Can Earn $75,000 on 15,000 Square Feet

Two surprising things happened to Curtis Stone the year he decided to start Green City Acres, in Kelowna, British Columbia. First, he became a town …

Urban Agriculture

Guide to feeling blind packs for LEGO Collectible Minifigures Series 15 [Review] | The Brothers Brick

Series 15 of LEGO’s incredibly popular Collectible Minifigures line is starting to hit stores. And if you’re going to find a full set, you’ll need to …

Google's New Game Turns Your Phone Into a Lightsaber

It's a trap.<p>In anticipation of the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Friday, Google has released a game that lets you turn your phone into a …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Sit Better to Move Better

<b>We can talk technique, sequencing, and programming, but the truth is, if you want to move better, you need to rest better.</b> Exercise and rest are two …

Here's the dirt on a prefabricated plastic earth sheltered home design you can buy off the shelf

No, this isn't Hobbiton or a scene from Teletubbies. It's a rendering of a community of earth-sheltered houses built from a new prefab building …

Off-grid

How to Brew DIY Hard Cider in Time for December Dinner Parties

You can make hard cider at home in as little as four weeks. Here's how.<p>If you want to impress your friends this fall with DIY booze, there’s a good …

Ten things I learned about writing from Stephen King

The novelist James Smythe, who has been analysing the work of Stephen King for the Guardian since 2012, on the lessons he has drawn from the master of horror fiction<p>Stephen King short fiction competition – send us your stories<p>Stephen King is an All-Time Great, arguably one of the most popular …

David Mitchell on Earthsea – a rival to Tolkien and George RR Martin

In A Wizard of Earthsea, published in 1968, Ursula K Le Guin created one of literature’s most fully formed fantasy worlds. The author of Cloud Atlas and The Bone Clocks recalls how he fell under its spell<p>Four principal wizards inhabited my childhood. These were, in order of discovery, TH White’s …

Books

133 Core Java Interview Questions Answers From Last 5 Years - The MEGA List

<b>Last Updated Date: 30th October 2015</b><br>Time is changing and so is Java interviews. Gone are the days, when knowing the difference between String and …

How to Change Default DNS to Google DNS for Fast Internet

Speed up your internet from changing your computer DNS(Domain Name System). When you connect with the internet, you ISP automatically provides you …

Review: J.R.R. Tolkien’s unearthed Story of Kullervo will appeal to die-hards only

I have never read a book as difficult as J.R.R. Tolkien's <i>The Story of Kullervo</i>. Well, maybe it makes more sense to say that I've never had as much difficulty reading a book as I had reading J.R.R. Tolkien's <i>The Story of Kullervo</i>. Imagine a character in <i>Ulysses</i> pausing to recite verbatim all the …

Literature

Amazon's best 100 sci-fi/fantasy books

<b>(CNN) —</b> Before "A Game of Thrones," "The Magicians" and "The Hunger Games," there were classics by Isaac Asimov, Margaret Atwood, George Orwell and more.<p>It's true we're living in a golden age of science fiction and fantasy, where new creatures, technology and entire worlds exist beyond our …

Science Fiction

Cheat Sheets for Frontend Developers

Cheat sheets are amazingly handy quick reference resources that are time saving and educational, so we should probably all use them at one time or …

Python Programming
Microsoft Visual Studio

Apple reveals just how seriously it takes your privacy

Apple has updated its website with new details about about its privacy policy and how it uses customer data.<p>Under the heading “The most personal technology must also be the most private,” the site runs down all of Apple’s core services, and explains how Apple protects user data in each case.<p>Here …

Electronic Frontier Foundation

The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

Recipes

Hack Your Mobility in ONE Minute

Are plants intelligent? New book says yes

A new book, Brilliant Green, argues that not only are plants intelligent and sentient, but that we should consider their rights, especially in the midst of the Sixth Mass Extinction<p>Plants are intelligent. Plants deserve rights. Plants are like the Internet – or more accurately the Internet is like …

The Right Way to Remove a Bottle Label

Wine connoisseurs know that removing the label off a bottle of fine wine is a valuable skill to have. But removing a label for keeps is a meticulous process that isn't always necessary.<p>Wine connoisseurs know that removing the label off a bottle of fine wine is a valuable skill to have. What better …

Alcohol

The productivity trick one author used to write over 40 books

Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-fiction, 12 short stories, 2 plays, and an assortment of articles and letters.<p>Trollope achieved his incredible productivity by writing in 15-minute intervals for three hours per day.<p>His strategy is explained in Mason Currey's book, …

Time Management

10 New Sci-Fi And Fantasy Books To Explore This Summer

Dragons and phantoms and starships, oh my!<p>Vacation season, ahoy! If you’re stuck at home this summer, you can always set off to faraway fictional lands with a new science-fiction or fantasy novel. Luckily, there are plenty to choose from. Below, I picked the best of 'em.<p><b>The Buried Giant</b> <b>by Kazuo</b> …

12 Skills for Preppers That Money Just Can’t Buy

There comes a time when every prepper finally says, “<i>Enough</i> with all of the food and <i>enough</i> with all of the gear!” After years of seeking out the best …

Solar Power

7 Unexpected Cuts of Meat You Should Grill This Summer

Cheaper, tastier, and more sustainable options for your summer of backyard BBQs. Just add a nice cold beverage.<p>Recently, Bryan Mayer offered up a set of New Rules for Grilling, a delicious primer on how to improve your BBQ game. But what, specifically, are you supposed to grill with your newfound …

BBQ

Poisonous plants to look out for in your garden - Telegraph