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Mysterious dark matter in inner Milky Way

It’s a tough measurement, but astronomers in Stockholm say they’ve proven dark matter exists in our part of the galaxy.<p>We knew there was dark matter …

These Are The Ballerinas And Ballerinos Of Instagram

American Ballet Theater icon Misty Copeland has over 402,000 followers on Instagram. To compare, athletes like Venus and Serena Williams have 89,500 and 992,000 followers, respectively. Michael Phelps has 462,000. Danica Patrick has 26,900.<p>Of course, ballet is easily the most photogenic of the …

Understanding the Exposure Triangle in Photography

<i>Jo Plumridge is a British writer and photographer who specializes in design, travel and comedy pieces. As a photographer, she focuses on portraiture. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Even with the advent of digital technology, the …

25 Reasons You Can't Lose Weight

Learn the common culprits standing in between you and your weight-loss goals.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurpsoed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Even if you've kicked off a fitness routine and you're choosing healthier food, you may not be seeing the weight come off the way …

Fitness

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

Put these on your do-not-buy list.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and Emily Main and repurposed with permission from</i> Rodale News<i>.</i><p>What's the one food you refuse to eat? Peas? Tofu? Liver and onions? Whatever it is, it's probably because you don't like the way it tastes, not necessarily …

Nutrition

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

Belkin's WeMo home sensors track everything and the kitchen sink

Do you want to know every little nuance of what's going on in your home? You'll want to give Belkin's new WeMo home sensors a look, then. The surprisingly wide range of household trackers includes a door-and-window sensor, a keychain tracker, a motion detector and a water efficiency monitor -- …

Home Automation

Nanotech replaces your torn knee ligament without further pain

As Tom Brady and other athletes can attest, you really, <i>really</i> want to avoid tearing your knee's anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). It can't heal up, and the tendon graft used to reconstruct it will likely leave you with permanent pain. Victims may have a much easier time of things if Northwestern …

Northwestern University

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing recipes are so …

Healthy Eating

The to-do list method that actually works

I'm pretty sure there is no new information you could come up with as it relates to productivity and procrastination. Just about anything I could tell you has been written about at some point by someone, and in many cases, at many points by many someones.<p>So with that in mind – knowing that you've …

Hubble sees 'zombie star' lurking in space: What it is, why it matters

Using the Hubble Space Telescope, researchers have spotted a "zombie star" lurking in deep space. What is this astronomical equivalent of the walking dead, and how did it get there?<p>The story involves a rare type of cosmic explosion, detective work and a<p>NASAfirst.<p>It began 110 million years ago in a …

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How To Make Your Home Look Like You Hired An Interior Designer

Here at Freshome, we have a lot of respect for interior designers and all of the hard work they put into their designed spaces. It takes a certain …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Look Up, A Poetic Short Film About the Anti-Social Aspect of Social Media

<i>“We’re a generation of idiots, smartphones, and dumb people.”</i><p>“Look Up” is a short film by Gary Turk exploring the real silence involved in the use of …

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Safely Store Your Digital Photos - Consumer Reports News

<b>External hard drives</b><p>1TB to 2TB drives now sell for $100 or less. Most connect to a computer via a USB port.<p>Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Drive: 2TB, …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Bold Bold, Anke, Gasalt

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Use Depth of Field to Make Your Photo Subject the Star

We’ve discussed showing less skin and using long sleeves on our models to avoid the viewer’s eye being pulled out of the frame. Why? We want all of …

Depth Of Field

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Exoplanets

Win 8 App Remover Eliminates Pre-installed Junk Apps from Windows 8

Windows: Microsoft's operating system usually comes with a bundle of pre-installed apps, but Windows 8 took it to a whole new level. If you want to …

Apps

Water Plants with Club Soda to Make Them Grow Faster and Healthier

Whether you've got a green thumb or not, you probably want your houseplants to thrive. Besides fixing the reasons they might be droopy, try watering …

Plants

Everplans Stores Useful Data In Case of Your (or Someone Else's) Death

Everplans is a service that walks you through all of the steps you need to follow to prepare for your—or someone else's death. Now, it also helps you …

Grieving

Allow Others to Upload Files to Your Google Drive with This Script

Google Drive is a pretty great service. For some things, it's even better than Dropbox. If you're looking to make it easier for someone else to add …

Software

Disable Windows' Annoying Adaptive Brightness Feature on Your Laptop

Many modern Windows laptops now come with light sensors that automatically adjust the screen's brightness based on ambient lighting. The feature …

Laptops

How to Disable the Built-In PDF Viewer In Chrome and Firefox

The built-in PDF viewers in the Chrome web browser and Mozilla Firefox are convenient because you don't need to install another program to view PDFs. …

Google

The Myth of Ability

• <b>Author:</b> John Mighton<p>A student in a remedial class who couldn't count by twos is now in an academic program a year ahead of her grade level. An entire Grade 3 class, including so-called slow learners, scores over 90% on a Grade 6-7 math test. These are just two of mathematician John Mighton's many …