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5 Tips To Capture Lightning

Every year Gary Hart and I travel to Arizona for monsoon workshops. In August of 2016 it will be our 4th time teaching one of our most …

Researchers Find RoundUp Responsible for Harmful Algae Blooms In Great Lakes

15K<p>14<p>11<p>3<p>Shares 15K<p><b>(</b><b>UR</b><b>)</b> <i>Ohio —</i> Glyphosate, the main ingredient found in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide, RoundUp, has poisoned Lake Erie.<p>Scientists …

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Think of earthworms as your loyal coworkers when working a garden. Their castings add nutrient-rich, organic matter to the soil. As they tunnel through the dirt, they create space for air and water to reach the roots. They also loosen dense soils so roots have an easier time moving through them as …

DIY - Concrete Garden Edging - Quiet Corner

Looking for an inexpensive, lasting way to set apart your planting beds? Use these steps to make concrete garden edging in any length you wish.<p>Always …

Landscaping

Joanna Gaines Spilled Her Best Gardening Secret

It'll make you feel totally empowered to take on your backyard this spring.<p>Since Joanna Gaines from <i>Fixer Upper</i> is the queen of transforming old houses into country chic gems, scouring flea markets for vintage finds, and even owning the adorable Magnolia Market, it probably feels like everything …

The Art of Making a Hugelkultur Garden Bed for Years of Fertility

Today, in the age of permaculture and the reinvigorating force of home food production, hugelkultur or “mound culture” can be a great way to increase …

Chicken Lo Mein Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

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Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally …

App Shows You Which Surgeons Are The Most Dangerous

ProPublica's new software allows users to view surgeons' complication rates<p>In 2012, 71-year-old LaVerne Stiles had spinal fusion surgery to repair a small fracture caused by a car accident a few weeks before. When she chose between the three surgeons at her nearby hospital in central Florida, she …

Medicine

Hands On with Photo Box, A New Monthly Delivery of Photography Goodies

Photo Box is a monthly subscription service that is aimed at delivering surprise and inspiration to photographers around the world. The service has …

LED indoor farms could change the food industry, and help solve world hunger

The world’s population keeps growing and we keep using up the Earth’s land to grow more food – so what happens when traditional agriculture can no …

Why are Polarising filters (Polarizing filters) so important?

Police Killed An Unarmed White Man In Iowa And His Community Didn't Seem To Notice

A few minutes before Des Moines police killed Ryan Keith Bolinger Tuesday night, the 28-year-old white man was dancing in the street, according to an officer. Police didn't find the display funny. In a news conference Wednesday, Des Moines Police Sgt. Jason Halifax said Bolinger had earlier pulled …

7 Door-related Product Highlight at SMAhome Expo 2015 - SMAhome

SMAhome selects 7 featured door-related products at SMAhome Expo 2015. Targeting at home security, the door-related products not just offer …

7 Affordable Landscaping Ideas for Under $1,000

Landscaping doesn't have to be an expensive investment. There are a lot of affordable projects that will make your garden look beautiful this spring. There are also many ways to make them last for years to come, so you don't need to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on maintenance costs. This …

Iran Is America’s New Iraq

With his nuclear deal, Obama is making as big a mistake in the Mideast as George W. Bush did.<p>Ten days after the Iraq War began, I happened to be in Washington on a work visit. I had the chance to observe up close the imperial capital that had just embarked on the most perilous adventure of the new …

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The connected Hive system gives your smart home eyes, ears and a voice

The Hive Trio includes a hub and a speaker that can play music and tell you when something is wrong.<p>Amid a swarm of smart home products, Hive (Not to be confused with British Gas Hive , an app-controlled thermostat available in the UK) hopes to earn some buzz by centralizing the smart home and …

15 Useful High Tech Gadgets For Your Home - Part 9.

Collection of 'Useful High Tech Gadgets For Your Home' from all over the world to make your home high tech and more comfortable.<p><b>Branto</b>: Branto is a …

Umbrela Has You Covered For Retro Fit Home Automation

Umbrela Smart Inc is a Canadian startup with a vision to create simpler smart home setup. Their new home automation system uses 7 inch high …

Home Automation

Everything you need to build your own smart home

Something about the phrase “Internet of Things” sounds like it’s part of a distant future. It’s supposed to be the realization of <i>The Jetsons</i>, but …

CES Recap: Home (and Pet) Monitoring!

This should be the year of home automation, as Apple's HomeKit specification starts to take root, and CES had a number of products in that arena. The Ring Video Doorbell is a novel product that can replace a doorbell, using the existing wiring. It lets you see who is at the door and communicate …