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Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

For those who enjoy both gardening and bird watching, it is fortunate that there is such a plenitude of plants for attracting hummingbirds from which …

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Happiness

Swing Sequence: Dustin Johnson

What we can learn from Dustin Johnson's booming drives: Only a few tour pros have a shot that can make other tour pros stop what they're doing on the range and have a look. 2016 PGA Tour Player of the Year Dustin Johnson has one. Study his swing frame-by-frame.

Golf

All the cool and crazy new toys coming in 2017

Star Trek

Funny T Shirts | Roadkill T-shirts

Funny T-Shirts<p>Next up is our funny t shirts selection. T-Shirts in recent memory have all had a hint of humor, and for good reason because these …

​15 tips every Kindle owner should know

These tricks will make your Kindle even more useful.<p>Your Kindle can do a lot more than just download books from Amazon. It can send documents, share books, play hidden games and much more.<p>1. Take screenshots<p>You can take a screenshot by pressing the two opposite corners of the screen at the same …

Apps

The 20 Best Gifts You Can Buy For The Grill Master

Bourbon Barrel Grill Wood<p>Add some smoky bourbon flavor to the mix. Each batch of Bourbon Grill Wood comes straight from aged Kentucky bourbon barrels …

Which Is More Dangerous, Rugby or Football?

A long-time reader, Tim, has been following our debate over the NFL and shifts our attention to another contact sport:<p>Count me among the many who have drifted away from the NFL, for all the reasons your readers have named: cheap patriotism, endless games, nitpicky rules unevenly enforced, CTE CTE …

Across The Pond

N.Y.C.’s Next Great Cultural Destination: A Wild Shape-Shifting Building

The Shed takes “multipurpose room” to the next level.<p>Like many of the experimental architects in the 1960s, Cedric Price had ideas so radical that they were destined to the confines of sketchbook pages and treatises. One such proposal is the “Fun Palace,” a shape-shifting theater that reconfigures …

Architecture

Solutions for a Smart Wine Cellar

Modern technology is bringing cutting edge management capabilities to the ancient art of wine collecting<p>Until very recent history, wine collecting—an …

Wine

77-Year-Old Congressional Candidate Busted With 180 Pot Plants

A 77-year-old congressional candidate accused of growing 180 pot plants doesn't think her political ambitions have gone up in smoke.<p>On May 20, police in Crossville, Tennessee, raided the home of Flo Matheson, who is running in the Democratic primary for the 6th District congressional …

Cannabis

You can now design a $250,000 tiny house on an app and get it delivered in months

Becoming a tiny house homeowner is now as easy as tapping away at an iPad.<p>Blu Homes, a California-based prefab home manufacturer, just launched a new line of micro houses that shoppers can customize on an app and get delivered to their property in a matter of months.<p>The cost starts at $250,000, …

San Francisco

10 hidden iPhone features that'll help you get the most out of your phone

There is nothing in your life as close to you as your iPhone that is so tragically underutilized. It's a sad truth that even the most savvy iPhone owners out there must come to terms with. There are so many apps out there that you would absolutely love, but you may never find them because the App …

Apple Store

15 habits that can make you happier

But advice on exactly how to boost your happiness is often not backed by science, even though there's a whole field devoted to studying it.<p>While everyone has different things that make them happy — a taco stuffed with cilantro is joyful for some and miserable for others — research on well-being has …

Happiness

Detox Smoothie – Triple Berry Chia

I have been <i>loving</i> this detox smoothie lately.Although writing recipes for this site keeps me on track with mostly healthy meals, my snacks are …

Healthy Eating

Quinoa Breakfast Bars

Shares 47.6K<p><i>Packed with protein and healthy fats, this recipe for Quinoa Breakfast Bars is easy to prep ahead of time and makes the perfect grab and</i> …

Breakfast

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

The Cities Doing The Most To Address The U.S. Housing Shortage

<b>By Joel Kotkin and Wendell Cox</b><p>America is suffering from the severest undersupply of housing since the end of the Second World War. Although population growth has slowed significantly since the 1950s and 1960s, production has slowed down even more so. It’s not surprising that homebuilding declined …

Housing

Scientists Can Now Read a Fly's Mind

<i>This article originally appeared on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Sarah Sloat</b><p>Flies don't get a lot of respect from humankind. It's a shame because they're not too different from us -- they really like the smell of bananas; they also creep around meals left on the kitchen counter. Flies and humans share between 99 to …

Neuroscience