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'Death Cleaning' Is the Newest Way to Declutter. Here's What to Know

<i>This article originally appeared on TIME</i><p>My father, a meticulous organizer, has perfected the art of storage: nestling suitcases inside of suitcases, …

Minimalism

See the Most Beautiful Scenic Views on a Train Ride Across Canada for Only $397

If you've been searching for the perfect getaway to wrap up your summer, look no further than The Canadian, an affordable adventure offered by Via Rail Canada. Sprawled over nearly 3,000 miles between Toronto and Vancouver, the cross-country journey showcases Canada's most captivating sites.<p>With …

Most hurricanes that hit the US come from the same exact spot in the world

As Hurricane Irma bears down on the East coast, Floridians may be wondering where all the hurricanes come from, and why they all follow a similar course. In fact, Irma, Harvey, and Jose were all born on the other side of the Atlantic, off the coast of Africa, and the Sahara desert may be to</b> …

Weather

A medical breakthrough that hacks genes to fight cancer just got approved, and it's the beginning of 'a big new field of medicine'

The drug, called Kymriah, is a highly personalized cancer treatment called CAR T-cell therapy (CAR is short for chimeric antigen receptor).<p>It's a type of cancer immunotherapy, which harnesses the body's immune system to take on cancer cells. In this case, the therapy removes a person's cells, …

Immunotherapy

Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Power the U.S. on Solar Energy

"The sun is a giant fusion reactor in the sky."<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk — whose …

Elon Musk

Energetic Large-Scale Paintings of Splashing Ocean Waves

With an admiration for the ocean and a penchant for painting, Sydney-based artist Vanessa Mae creates large-scale studies of splashing ocean waves. Using acrylic paint, she creates depictions of waves that are paradoxically both realistic and deeply abstract.<p>Each of Mae’s larger-than-life paintings …

30 Lessons Leonardo da Vinci Has Taught Me About Photography, Art, and Life

Leonardo da Vinci was the ultimate ‘autodictat’ (someone who taught himself everything).<p>Download<p>To read this on the go, you can download the files …

Street Photography

Warm records blew cold records away by the thousands last month

In recent years, climate scientists have noticed a growing imbalance in the ratio of warm temperature records to cold records in the U.S., with warm …

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of The ‘Chemical’ In Chemical Exfoliants

Whenever I recommend a chemical peel to my friends, the first question they ask is: "Will this burn my face off?" Umm no. Chemical exfoliants with …

Skin Care

How School Crushes the Child's Natural Love of Learning

When you pick up an orange you feel its texture and weight in your hand. You breathe in scent emitted by the brightly colored rind. If you’re hungry, …

Pedagogy

Want to Be Mentally Strong? Start By Asking Yourself This Question

Mental toughness training with Andrew D. Wittman starts off with a deceptively difficult question.<p>“Who are you?”<p>It’s deceptively difficult because …

The All News and Informations

Gluten is a protein discovered within the cereals wheat, barley and rye, and is subsequently generally present in pasta, muffins, […]<p>The matter of …

Learn the Basics of Tying Wood Together With These Three Lashings

If you were ever in a Scout troop, you might’ve learned how to tie lashings to build camping gear. If you missed that merit badge, however, these …

A Portable Washing Machine That Doesn't Need a Drop of Electricity

If camping seems like fun but you’d prefer if roughing it wasn’t so rough, the Drumi from Yirego is a compact portable washing machine that can clean …

Wind-Powered Device Pulls 11 Gallons of Drinking Water a Day From Thin Air

Did you know that over 2.2 billion people around the globe do not have access to clean drinking water? And that women and children can spend up to 6 hours a day collecting and carrying water, often polluted, to supply the needs to their family? Water Seer provides an innovative solution to make …

Water

Study questions value of mammograms, breast cancer screening

A new study questions the value of mammograms for breast cancer screening. It concludes that a woman is more likely to be diagnosed with a small tumor that is not destined to grow than she is to have a true problem spotted early.<p>The work could further shift the balance of whether screening's harms …

Here Are 16 Creative Tips For Killing It On Instagram

<b>WHAT:</b> A new video revealing some creative tips on how to Instagram better.<p><b>WHO:</b> The photography obsessives at COOPH, and star photographer Chris Burkard.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> As we’ve mentioned before, your friends are liars. Not every photo they post on social media is exactly what it purports to be. The …

Photography

7 Unexpected Places To Find Free Porn For Women

For a number of reasons (my traditional Christian upbringing, crappy internet, fear of viruses, and a late-blooming sexuality), I didn’t actually …

Social Media

Kinesiology Tape in Physical Therapy

If you have suffered an injury or illness that causes a problem with your functional mobility or normal activity, you may benefit from the skilled …

Massage Therapy

To improve health, cities are changing their streetlights

<b>(CNN) —</b> In response to recent guidance by the American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights, cities such as Phoenix; Lake Worth, Florida; and 25 towns in Connecticut are now opting for street lamps with lower color temperatures, meaning less blue light emission.<p>The …

LED Lighting

Photographer Uses Ordinary Tea Kettle to Capture Reflected Self-Portraits Around the World

Instead of constantly reaching for her phone and snapping her reflection in selfie mode, Michigan-based photographer Esha Biswas prefers to capture herself and the world around her in a more unconventional kind of mirror. For over four years, Biswas has taken over 30 self-portraits through the …

University of Michigan

Vibrant Landscape Paintings Use the Color Orange to Capture the Warm Glow of the American West

Artist Erin Hanson is known for expressing her love of the outdoors through vibrant landscape paintings. Using her contemporary technique of <i>Open-Impressionism</i> (a unique blend of Impressionism and Expressionism), she allows un-muddled hues and thick, energetic brushstrokes to showcase the grandiose …

Art History

Scientists Discover THIS Oil Destroys 90% of Colon Cancer Cells in 2 Days!

According to the American Cancer Society, there will be 95,270 new cases of colon cancer diagnosed in the United States this year. Most patients are …

DIY Kitchen Island

This DIY kitchen island is absolutely brilliant! It was made from a $5 garage sale cabinet! With a bit of ingenuity, an unwanted cabinet was …

House Design

An L-Shaped House for the Ultimate Cosy Life

You'd be forgiven for assuming that any home lucky enough to enjoy a rural location would seek to stay traditional in its home design but, once …

Father and Son’s Revolutionary "Honey On Tap" Beehive Design Raises $1 Million Dollars in a Day

Last year, father-and-son team Stuart and Cedar Anderson introduced Flow Hive, a revolutionary way to harvest honey from beehives. It uses specially-designed honeycomb frames and a spigot system to extract the honey like you’d pour a beer—the liquid is “on tap” and distributes the honey without …

Insects

How Eliminating One Word From My Vocabulary Changed Everything

Like many people, my life is busy. I have a full schedule and a never ending to- do list. Even though I love my life and am passionate about my many …

This guy has traveled to over 80 countries — here's the one money-saving travel hack he swears by

Experienced traveler and Quora user Konrad Waliszewski answered with one tip: <b>alternative travel route hacking</b>.<p>Waliszewski is the founder and CEO of TripScout, a travel app that provides users with city guides and maps. He's also traveled to over 80 countries and has his own travel blog, …

Travel