Margaret McClelland

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The best way to boil an egg, according to science

Boiling an egg seems like it should be one of the easiest culinary feats to master. But as anyone who has tried knows, it isn’t. You can end up with rubbery whites, chalky yolks or half the white taken off with the shell.<p>Here’s why: An egg isn’t one thing, it’s two. The yolk and white have two …

Eggs

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Time Travel

Chinese Zodiac Outlook In 2015

<b>Rat</b><p>People born in the year of the Rat: 1900, 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008<p>Rat is a water sign. 2015 is the year of the Goat …

Slow Cooker Chinese Curry Chicken Recipe

<i>This Slow Cooker Chinese Curry Chicken never fails to disappoint. Cooked in a slow cooker, the meat falls right off the bone.</i>I’ve been making this …

Slow Cookers

Want a peek at your financial future? Here's the 2015 Chinese zodiac forecast

Want a peek at your financial future this year? Check out feng shui and astrology expert Doris Ingber’s wealth forcecast for the 12 animal signs of …

Revitalize Your Potting Soil with Compost and Homemade Fertilizer - Organic Gardening

So your container veggie garden did fabulous last year and you are jazzed to start the season strong. You wonder, should I throw out my old soil and …

Gardening

Techniques for Repairing Bare Spots in Your Lawn

Bare patches in an otherwise full, healthy lawn may be the result of pet urine, heavy foot traffic, infestations by grubs or other pests, or a …

Gardening

How to Build a Compost Bin

Compost bins aid gardeners in making their own compost, so their plants will thrive with unlimited amounts of free organic fertiliser. They are …

7 Solutions To Your Most Common Compost Problems

Too soggy? Too dry? Too many bugs? Here's what you can do to solve those problems.<p>LianeM/getty<p>Achieving perfect compost is a bit of an art form, but …

Gardening

7 Chemical Free Fixes For All Those Lawn Problems You Seem To Have

By some estimates, our chemically addicted lawns are as polluting to our health and to waterways as <b>chemical agriculture</b>. The U.S. Environmental …

EPA

Get Rid of Garden Pests Naturally

Watching as your plants are being destroyed by pests like slugs, aphids or cabbage worm can be very frustrating. This video demonstrates simple pest …

Gardening

Vegetable Garden Planning for Beginners

If you're a <b>beginner vegetable gardener</b>, here are basics on vegetable garden planning: site selection, plot size, which vegetables to grow, and other …

Gardening