Michael Locker

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15 Shows On Netflix You Didn't Know You Should Be Binge-Watching

It varies a bit from country to country, but many Netflix libraries contain over 3000 movies and shows. While many try their best, few people can …

Did German Scientists Really Prove There’s Life After Death?

Word on the Internet is that a team of German scientists — made up of psychologists and clinical doctors — has proven that life after death does, in …

The science of timeouts: How to make them work for your kids

For centuries, spanking and other forms of corporal punishment were the main disciplinary tools of parents in America. In the 1960s, though, researchers began to turn their attention to a newfangled option: the timeout.<p>Sometimes controversial, the timeout is nevertheless now among the most …

The Leg Day Workout For Guys Who Hate Leg Day

Build a bigger, stronger lower body without doing a single back squat<p>Can you get a great leg workout without doing back squats?<p>Absolutely, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p>Research shows that Bulgarian split squats are just as effective at building muscle and strength in your lower …

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25 Scientific Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Did you know that there are fire tornadoes on the sun bigger than Earth itself? Or that the human brain has more synapses than the Milky Way has …

Hundreds of Medieval Skeletons Found Under Cambridge University

Hundreds of skeletons from a medieval graveyard have been discovered beneath Cambridge University in England.<p>Archaeologists got a rare chance to excavate one of the largest medieval hospital burial grounds in Britain, amid a project to restore the Old Divinity School at St. John's College (part of …

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Losing weight makes your lungs a potent CO2 emitter

Planning to shed a few pounds after all the holiday excess is over? Better check your carbon footprint.<p>Contrary to beliefs held even by nutritionists, physicians, physical trainers and people who should know better, lost weight does not leave our bodies as heat, get converted into muscle or get …

Stanford University Examines the Biological Entity Found in Atacama Desert

The Neanderthal’s DNA is 99.5 % identical to the human race, a chimpanzee and the DNA of great apes is 96-97% identical to a human being. <br>Our own …

73 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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21 Smoothie Recipes That Are Actually Good

With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies.<p><b>Ready in under ten minutes</b> and packed with fruits and veggies, these creamy drinks are our go-to for an easy breakfast (or snack). …

Breakfast

Say NO to takeout! If you have 12 minutes to spare, you can make this Thai coconut seafood soup - http://bit.ly/19MeG7D

5 Great Steaks to Remember for Killer Grilling! Plus, a Caveman T-Bone Recipe You'll Never Forget

S T E A K. Five simple letters that spell a world of carnivorous pleasure. A well-grilled steak (like this Caveman T-Bone recipe!) stimulates all your senses: the sight of the dark crust, the scent of smoke, the sizzle of the meat on the grill, the meaty chew, and, of course, the inimitable flavor: …

Re-Growing Celery: Grow a New Bunch Indoors or Outdoors

Don't toss that celery base! Did you know you can use it to re-grow a new bunch of celery?<p>I recently came across this topic on both Facebook and …

Steel-Cut Oats

24 Unexpectedly Awesome Sweet And Salty Combos

Your taste buds won't even know what to do with themselves.

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Dad's Own Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Bob Sloan<p>It's time to become the new hero of the kitchen. Or at least put aside your fear of frying (not to mention sautéing, roasting, or tossing a salad). Dad's Own Cookbook shows how to do everything from handling a knife properly to juggling three dishes so that dinner comes together on …

Barbecue Porn, Central Texas-Style (VIDEO)

Got the meat sweats? You might after you watch this 87-second video from Bon Appetit. Assistant Editor Matt Duckor traveled to nine barbecue spots in Central Texas over three days along with Mark Ladner, Jeff Porter and Matt Abdoo of New York's Italian food powerhouse Del Posto.<p>And yes folks, that …

14 Taco Recipes We Love for Your Cinco De Mayo Fiesta

Gallery14 Taco Recipes We Love for Your Cinco De Mayo Fiesta<p>With Cinco de Mayo coming up, we collected all of our favorite taco recipes. Everything from carnitas and barbacoa to vegetarian fillings like charred asparagus and butternut squash. And we couldn't forget the breakfast taco. Check out all …

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Spicy Mango Relish - How to Finely Dice Mango for Salsas and Relish Technique

22 Asparagus Recipes We Love

Gallery22 Asparagus Recipes We Love<p>Spring is pretty much upon us, which means asparagus is starting to poke up in farmers markets and now we have no excuse <i>not</i> to get off your butt and get some. The sweetest, most flavorful asparagus is always the stuff that comes from closest to you because the …

Southern cooking, without that nagging 200 years of tradition

Before chef Edward Lee moved to the South, he didn’t know what sorghum was. Now he incorporates it into everything from ham to ice cream. Lee is the …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

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