Michelle Truffaut

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The Best Things to Do in California

Save Place<p>2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA<p>Located on 100 acres in Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo is one of the top zoos in the country. With a …

California

Plot Twist: These Low-Maintenance Plants Actually Thrive When Neglected

Plants make any room look better—just look at shelter magazine features for proof. But keeping your greenery alive is easier said than done. As a …

Plants

The Best Sci-Fi Shows to Binge This Summer

For most people, summer means getting outside, going to the beach and soaking up the sun. For others, it means finding any air-conditioned refuge …

Science Fiction

In lost interview, Stanley Kubrick explains the ending of 2001: A Space Odyssey

Fifty years since it was first screened, <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> continues to cause confusion and debate. Stanley Kubrick’s epic film reimagined what …

Stanley Kubrick

Thoughts from the Ledge: Horror movies to beat the summer heat

With temperatures routinely over the 90-degree mark and in some cases higher, at 1428 Elm, we decided to give you a list of 5 horror movies that will …

Horror Movies

America's Oldest Dog Discovery Helps Solve Canine DNA Riddle

Science & Innovation<p>Think your pup has something in common with dogs that roamed the Americas 10,000 years ago? It may, but not in the way you think.<p>Some 10,000 years ago, in what is now Koster, Illinois, a dog died. Its adopted group of hunter gatherers carefully laid the pup to rest in its own …

Anthropology

I finally tried the buzzy vitamin everyone’s talking about—here’s what happened

My kitchen staples include cage-free eggs, farm-grown spinach, and sustainably sourced honey. In short, you can say I’m a mindful shopper. But until …

Bourbon-Chile Barbecue Grilled Chicken

This year, we're kicking off grilling season with our recipe for the ultimate barbecue chicken. Chicken is marinated in a homemade bourbon- and Thai …

BBQ

24 Crazy Facts About Quantum Physics That’ll Blow You Away

Do you like surfing deep inside your mind?<p>How about learning new things and getting lost in the infinite world of knowledge?<p>We’ve done our research …

Train Your Dog to Greet People

Teach your dog to greet everyone calmly and politely.<p><i>[Updated March 28, 2018]</i><p>TRAINING YOUR DOG TO GREET NICELY: OVERVIEW<p><b>1. Commit to teaching your</b> …

The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

5 incredible ways to use your smartphone’s camera you never knew until now

It’s hard to believe but many people, including myself, hardly use a smartphone to make phone calls anymore. By the way, in case you still do and …

9 yoga poses to help you live your most healthy, vibrant life

In the midst of a heart-pumping workout, you’re probably <i>not</i> contemplating the long-term consequences of every single burpee and plank jack on your …

“Oh My God, This Is So F---ed Up”: Inside Silicon Valley’s Secretive, Orgiastic Dark Side

Some of the most powerful men in Silicon Valley are regulars at exclusive, drug-fueled, sex-laced parties—gatherings they describe not as scandalous, or even secret, but as a bold, unconventional lifestyle choice. Yet, while the guys get laid, the women get screwed. In an adaptation from her new …

Silicon Valley

Is there an easy way to delete masses of emails in Gmail?

Is there an easy way of doing mass deletes in Gmail? I’ve rather let the inbox grow, and I would like to trim it. Manual deletion would take forever. Yes, I know I should have archived important, useful emails. Slapped wrists! <b>Alan</b><p>You may be surprised at how easy it is to delete thousands of Gmail …

Google Drive

10 New Books to Add to Your Reading List in 2018

These are our literary New Year's resolutions.<p>The end of the year is upon us, which means that between the shopping, cooking, decorating, and parties, we're also hustling to get through that "to read" stack of books sitting tauntingly by our bedside. Yet even as we page through the backlog of …

Why a massage ball might the best piece of workout equipment you’re not using

Three years into her career, master SoulCycle instructor Charlee Atkins was teaching up to four classes a day at the boutique spin studio. When the …

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

The 20 Highest-Rated Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix

Deep sea voyages, space adventures, and magical creatures all play a part in these critically-acclaimed flicks.<p>Photos: Everett Collection ; …

The Overlooked Yoga Poses That 4 Experts Swear By

Odds are you’ve seen some crazy, gravity-defying yoga moves on Instagram. These days arm balances, backbends, and inversions tend to steal the social …

You can now change your Apple ID from a third-party email to an Apple domain

Apple today has made a notable update to the process of changing the email address associated with your Apple ID. Starting today, you can change your Apple ID from a third-party email service such as Gmail or Yahoo to an Apple domain…<p>Previously, Apple only allowed users to change their Apple ID …

37 Horror Movies That Are Available To Watch On Netflix Right Now

Halloween is upon us, so it’s time to get your Netflix queue ready for all the horror movies. From ‘The Sixth Sense’ to the ‘Saw’ movies, these are …

Apollo Astronaut Claims Not Only That Aliens Are Real But They Also Created Mankind

The concept that aliens built the human race is popular among the researchers and until now, it has captivated many curious masterminds.<p>Dominant …

1922

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen King<p><b>The chilling novella featured in Stephen King's New York Times bestselling short story collection Full Dark, No Stars—now a Netflix original film starring Thomas Jane and Molly Parker.</b><p>A violence awakens inside a man when his wife proposes selling off the family homestead, …

5 videos of ghosts caught on tape that will have you seriously doubting what’s real

The existence of ghosts and the paranormal has been the subject of many debates. Some people think it’s all fabricated while others are firm …

10 Essential Hidden Tips and Tricks for iOS 11

If you’ve already updated to iOS 11, Apple’s new operating software for iPhones and iPads, you’ve probably noticed a handful of changes.<p>Like: the App …

Apps

The morning drink that has fans praising its major hydration powers

Move over, rosé. There’s a new pink drink in town.<p>Sole—pronounced “so-lay,” and not to be confused with the tasty whitefish or patch of skin on the …

Here's 31 Underrated Creepy, Disturbing, And Downright Scary Films You Can Watch Throughout October

A movie a day for the spookiest month of the year.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>