J Byron

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5 Clever Hacks for Your Instant Pot That You Haven't Tried Yet

Yes, there are even more reasons to love this wonder appliance.<p>If you have an Instant Pot ($60 for a 3-quart; amazon.com), no doubt you’re already …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

In a world of Google maps, bespoke handcrafted globes are making an unexpected return

Peter Bellerby is one of the last artisan globemakers on earth. But now, he's teaching an entirely new generation of artists the secrets of crafting …

General Relativity in a Supermassive Black Hole

Einstein’s theory of general relativity is possibly one of the most talked about subjects of physics there is. The majority of society seem to have …

16 hacks for small outside spaces you need to try

For small gardens, patios and balconies<p>Sunny weather is all well and good if you have a huge garden or outside area to enjoy it in, but what if you're renting a place with limited outdoor space?<p>Thankfully there are loads of ways you can transform your tiny garden, patio or balcony into an area that …

Ask A Physicist To Speak At Your Funeral

You want a physicist to speak at your funeral. You want the physicist to talk to your grieving family about the conservation of energy, so they will …

Physics

GOP Senator Bob Bennett Apologized to Muslims for Trump While on Deathbed

In the final days of his life, former Utah Republican Senator Bob Bennett turned to his son and asked him, "Are there any Muslims in this hospital?"<p>The question caught his son, Jim Bennett, off-guard. It felt like a non-sequitur, and he thought it may have had something to do with his father's …

'Britain's Schindler' Is Remembered By Those He Saved From The Nazis

Nicholas Winton is often referred to as "Britain's Schindler."<p>He was a young British stockbroker when, in December 1938, he canceled a trip to go skiing in Switzerland, and instead went to visit a friend in Prague who was helping refugees fleeing from the Nazis.<p>That visit changed his life — and the …

Remembrance Day

16 Lessons I Learned From a Year of Traveling (and Eating) Around the World

<i>Welcome to Eat Like a Local! From late-night burgers in Nashville to a life-changing date shake in Palm Springs, we traveled across the U.S. to find the spots that are really hitting home.</i><p>Like you, I believe the only thing as fun as food is travel. It’s why I comb Chowhound boards at 3 A.M. for …

Travel

Dishing the Dirt: Homemade VS. Store-Bought Cleaners [Infographic]

Are you overwhelmed by cleaning products?<p>At my local supermarket, there’s a whole aisle dedicated to cleaning solutions and equipment – and it …

14 Cleaning Hacks That Will Save You Time (And Money!)

If you’re anything like me, you find cleaning to be a bit of a drag.<p>I mean, sure, sometimes it’s super-satisfying to see the rewards of a clean home …

Cleaning

Guardian Film Club gala screening: Remembering the Man

Don’t miss out on this special screening of Remembering the Man, a documentary celebrating the life and love of Tim Conigrave and John Caleo - two young private school boys who came out in the 70s and faced the the advent of Aids together. Their story was captured in Holding the Man, the renowned …

This Amazing Fan Film Showcases All The Things We Love About Darth Maul

There is one good thing to come out of <i>Episode I: The Phantom Menace</i>: Darth Maul. This fan film, <i>Darth Maul: Apprentice</i> showcases all of the things …

Today in 1903 the Wright Brothers made their historic flight of 120 ft. Thanks @NASA for all the innovations since! https://t.co/H3jIXtWpFH

40 Fresh DIY Holiday Gifts for Every Single Person On Your List

This year, save yourself from the dreaded holiday shopping, by DIYing the very best gifts for everyone on your list -- friends and family. These ideas from Hometalk bloggers are some of the best ways to show your love this holiday season, so save your cash, and spend some time crafting DIY gifts!<p><b>1.</b> …

Decorations

How to Make a Bookshelf

Hey there! For this project I teamed up with Paul Churchill from the Recovery Elevator Podcast to show How to Make a Bookshelf. Paul and I discovered …

Seattle, WA - Catahoula Leopard Dog. Meet Korbin a Dog for Adoption.

How To Pick a Lock Using Nothing But Hairpins

You can learn the basics of lock picking from a GIF, but for a more nuanced look at the techniques required to actually get a lock open without the …

This amazing magic eye music video hides fun secret moving images

Remember how frustrating those Magic Eye images were when you were a kid? It seemed like everyone but you could see the hidden message. Until you …