Andrew McLeod

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A new self-driving monorail will chop 2-hour commutes down to 10 minutes

That's the idea behind SkyTran, a self-driving monorail designed to hover 20 feet above roads and travel up to 155 mph. The system would turn a two-hour car commute into a 10-minute trip, SkyTran CEO Jerry Sanders tells Tech Insider.<p>The first SkyTran system will be in Lagos, Nigeria by 2020. The …

Transportation

3 healthy (and super delicious) marinades and BBQ sauces for a clean cookout

Sure, burgers and brats aren't the most waistline-friendly grilled foods, but did you know that even grilled chicken breasts can come with a side of health risks?<p>When food chars on the grill, the cooking process makes the food taste extra smoky and delicious, but it also produces carcinogens. Corn …

BBQ

23 Stunning Peach Desserts You Must Make This Summer

As amazing as juicy peaches taste on their own, they taste even better in these desserts. You'll want to stock up on the stone fruit at your grocery store or farmers market after seeing the recipes for cobblers, crisps, ice cream, and more Summer favorites ahead.

This New Movie Tells the Tortured Love Story of Two Gay Iraqi Soldiers

The last few decades have seen a transformation in Americans’ attitudes toward gay people. Today nearly two-thirds of Americans say homosexuality …

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce, we are always working on our sauces and we receive an unbelievable number of requests for sauces. We put our …

A Fort McMurray Evacuee's Cat Was Taken Care By An Airline And It Was Adorable

Meet Meow Meow, the newest member of the Canadian North team.

#Recipe : Paprika Chicken Spinach with White Wine Butter Thyme Sauce

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 large chicken breasts<br>1 tsp paprika<br>salt & pepper<br>5 Tbsp butter*<br>¼ cup fresh thyme leaves<br>3 large garlic cloves, minced<br>1 cup dry white …

A Guide to the Most Nutritious Vegetables

A Guide to the Most Nutritious Vegetables<p>Below is a list of vegetables, it provides a guide to the most nutritious vegetables, and those to limit due …

Why You May Need to Re-Think Taking Those Fish Oil Supplements

Eggs are readily available, relatively cheap, and full of healthy protein and amino acids. Although it may seem easy and straightforward to cook …

Eggs

21 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes You Should Try

Time to use one of the most versatile tools in your kitchen.

Inside or Outside: Which to Choose When Starting Plants From Seed

In lesson seven I reviewed the pros and cons of starting your garden from seeds or starts. If you're feeling ambitious and want to start all (or at …

Gardening

They Refuse to Give Up on Kitten Even When Others Don't Think She Will Survive, a Year Later..

A tiny blue kitten was found during a heat wave in France in the summer of 2015. A couple heard frantic meows coming from underneath a dumpster.<p><b>They</b> …

Pets

This cat wants us to know that it's the boss of the house

British shorthair kitty Suzumaro is territorial and basically doesn't give a damn if you have a problem with it or not.<p>Previously, Suzumaro has laid …

5 Words You Use All the Time That Were Once Totally Unacceptable

Attention language lubbers: the fourth edition of <i>Garner’s Modern English Usage</i> is out this month, and while it’s as full of pedantry as any guide on …

So Hot Right Now: 11 Chilies You Should Know

Over the past decade, I've watched with joy as America has finally figured out what I (and the rest of the world) have known all along: Spicy food rules. New hot sauces are debuting almost weekly; Mexican, Thai, and Korean cuisines are as mainstream as the hamburger. I love it. As a certified …

The Key To Hit Your Targets In Life, Learnt From The Legendary Archer

In the 1920s, a German man named Eugen Herrigel moved to Japan and began training in Kyudo, the Japanese martial art of archery.<p>Herrigel was taught …

The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …

The Health Benefits of Cinnamon

Cinnamon not only helps to lower your blood pressure, it tastes great, too. Here's why you should add this superfood to your coffee, baked goods, and …

10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

6 Enraging Ways Same-Sex Couples Are Discriminated Against in 2016

We're making progress, but there's still a long way to go.<p>The passing of marriage equality was a huge step for LGBT people in America, but the amount of discrimination that still exists for queer couples can't be denied. Here are ways things are still pretty rough for gay couples.<p><b>1. You could still</b> …

Age of 'Hobbit' species revised

<b>The diminutive human species nicknamed "the Hobbit" is older than previously recognised, scientists now say.</b><p>The discovery of <i>Homo floresiensis</i> in 2003 caused a sensation because it seemed the creature could have been alive in the quite recent past.<p>But a new analysis indicates the little hominin …

Humanity

14 French Toast Roll-Ups for Your Lazy Sunday Morning

Weekends are the perfect opportunity to sleep in a *little* later than normal, and spend some extra time making a leisurely breakfast. Healthy breakfast bowls are a great weekday option, but French toast is a go-to for when you’re craving something a little more… <i>naughty</i>. You already love it …

Woman Rescues 21-Year-Old Cat Abandoned By Owner, To Give Him Best Remaining Days

At the sunset of his life, 21-year-old cat Tigger was abandoned by his human at a local veterinary surgery. Sad and confused, he couldn’t understand …

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 …

This Tech Billionaire Is Going to War for Gay Rights

Salesforce C.E.O. <b>Marc Benioff</b> is playing hardball with Georgia governor <b>Nathan Deal</b> over the state’s pending Religious Freedom Bill. Passed by the Georgia state legislature on Wednesday night, the legislation would effectively allow faith-based organizations—which are broadly defined in the bill—to …

The Mystery of the Cherokee Beloved Woman

<i>Was the Beloved Woman of the Cherokee Nation a descendant of the Corn Goddess?</i><p>The last few months I’ve written about European fairy tales and …

A Christian Case For LGBT+ Acceptance

Many Christians have been taught that it is impossible to be both LGBT+ and a follower of Jesus. A majority of Christian denominations globally oppose LGBT+ rights in both the Church and society, and they do it on the basis of their Christian faith. But is this a legitimate reason for opposing the …

LGBTQI

The Best BA Recipes of All Time, According to You

The greatest Bon Appétit recipes of all time—according to Bon Appétit readers!<p>We could never choose a favorite <i>Bon Appétit</i> recipe…which is why we asked you to. These are the best of the best, according to our readers.

15 Herbs That Grow Well In The Shade

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Gardening