Paul Pinto

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Bombs Away! 10 DIY Bath Bombs

If you’ve spent all holiday break mastering the art of homemade bath salts, then hold tight: there’s more fizz on the way with these 10 DIY bath bomb recipes. That’s right, you don’t just have to ogle them on the counters of Lush any longer, with just a handful of ingredients—baking soda and citric …

Beauty

How To Build Your Own Carbonation Rig That Adds Bubbles to Anything

Look, Sodastreams are great for their convenience and ubiquity, but there are some drawbacks. For starters, you can only use them to carbonate water. …

Carbon Dioxide

Yahoo!

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Learn to Make Any Dish You Cook Better with the Science of Taste

It's happened to us all at one point or another: The dish you've cooked is too salty, too spicy, or perhaps just too...meh. The key to correcting—and …

DIY Bass: How to Install a Car Subwoofer

It's one of the easiest upgrades you can do to your car's audio system, and a DIY subwoofer will have you kicking the bass with the best of them.<p><b>One of the cheapest and easiest upgrades</b> for your car's audio system is a DIY subwoofer. A subwoofer improves the sound of your system by enhancing bass …

Woodworking

Subaru's First Hybrid: 2014 XV Crosstrek

The crossover becomes the first Subaru with a hybrid powertrain. But with minimal gains in mpg, what's driving Subaru's play?<p><b>On-Sale Date:</b> Early 2014<p><b>Base Price:</b> $26,820<p><b>Competitors:</b> Chevrolet Traverse, Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Nissan Rogue, Toyota RAV4<p><b>Powertrains:</b> 2.0-liter H-4, 148 hp, …

L.A. Auto Show: 2015 Subaru WRX First Look

Subaru's rally-inspired sedan gets an overhaul that should make the driving experience even better.<p>Since 2002 Subaru has been serving up all-wheel-drive fun in the rally-inspired WRX sport sedan. For 2015 the WRX gets a thorough redesign with more unique or modified parts than ever before.<p>Under …

Subaru

9 Best Alarm Clocks for Starting Your Day

While you've been using your smartphone, alarm clocks have come a long way.<p>For most people, an alarm clock means the difference between a normal morning or a rushed one. That makes choosing one that's reliable and loud enough to wake you up all the more important. But nowadays this doesn't mean a …

Gear & Gadgets

Building a Sound System for Your Wireless Home

In a world with a glut of options for data transmission, this guide will help you pick the best format to fill your home music, sans speaker wire or vacuum tubes.<p><b>For all but the purist vinyl-owning</b> audiophiles, speakers have become wireless extensions of our phones, tablets, and laptops. A few …

Audiophile

8 Simple Gadgets to Make Your Home Smarter

With these gadgets you'll be feeding your pets when you're not at home and discovering how much energy those old appliances are sucking.<p>With these gadgets you'll be feeding your pets when you're not at home and discovering how much energy those old appliances are sucking.

Home Automation

8 Quick Home Upgrades You'll Wish You Installed Sooner

It doesn't take a lot of money or time to make a big difference. Consider these simple home improvements, which you won't believe you ever lived without.<p>It doesn't take a lot of money or time to make a big difference. Consider these simple home improvements, which you won't believe you ever lived …

Home Improvement

Secret city design tricks manipulate your behaviour

Hidden in our streets and buildings are "unpleasant designs" that force us to make certain choices, discovers Frank Swain. Once you know what they are, it will transform how you see your city.<p>When Selena Savic walks down a city street, she sees it differently to most people. Whereas other designers …

Why computers of the next digital age will be invisible

Computers are hi-tech, right? Our children may not see it that way. The next generation of digital devices will be hidden, says Tom Chatfield, bringing both benefits and dangers.<p>The author Douglas Adams once made a witty point about technology: the inventions we label “technologies” are simply …

Google Glass

20 Dream-Like Photo Manipulations by Caras Ionut

Some photography purists resent photo manipulation, but others enjoy how it has opened up photography to new people and new ideas. Caras Ionut is a …

Better way to eat mandarin oranges

Back in 2010, Jewel Pie illustrated this great method for eating mandarin oranges: slice off the top and bottom, then unroll the fruit into a …

Bored Panda

Puffy, fluffy, snow-white cloud-dogs, Samoyeds are a great breed for a family dog! With an alert, playful temperament, they rarely become aggressive …

Models’ Faces Turned Into Stunning Optical Illusions By Creative Russian Duo

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov and makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan have created a bewitching series of portraits that play with the …

Hidden Mothers: Spooky Photographs of Victorian Babies Held by Their Mothers

Have you ever had difficulties trying to get a baby to sit down and pose for a picture? It’s a huge headache now, but it was even harder for mothers …

Parenting

Incredibly Intricate Renaissance-Style Insect Drawings by Alex Konahin

Alex Konahin, a brilliant young artist from Latvia, uses detailed Renaissance floral patterns in a new way to create incredibly beautiful and …

Art

3 Food Swaps That Will Save Your Diet

Without upsetting your taste buds<p>So much of the food we see deceives us. Drive-thru salads can pack more calories than burgers. New research out of Boston finds that culinary blogs regularly feature foods packed with saturated fat and salt. And other research shows that when fruit is added to …

Nutrition

5 Swaps for a Better Burn

Learn how to stoke metabolism with foods in your kitchen<p>Everybody wants to know how they can get a high-revving metabolism. But even before you jump on a treadmill to crush calories and deplete your visceral fat, there are simple nutrition tricks you can use to get your flab-torched fast.<p><b>Related:</b> …

5 Camera Features You Should Be Using But Aren't

Is your rig reaching its full potential? National Geographic shooter Bill Hatcher points the way.<p><b>APERTURE-PRIORITY MODE</b>A large aperture, such as f2.8, creates a narrow depth of field for soft, blurred backgrounds. This mode gives you the leeway to be creative with the close and distant elements in …

Cameras

Procrastination: I Won't Let You Get the Best of Me!

It's that chaotic time of year and just thinking about all the catch up I need to do can stress me out. Ever feel like this? Seriously, between finishing up year-end work initiatives, social gatherings/events, the holidays, writing projects, my book proposal, it can all get <i>a little …

How To: Open A Can With No Opener (Or Anything Else)

Listen: I'm sick, so bear with me. And not sick like somebody who will eat food off the ground, sick like on meds and my brain feels like a cloud. …

50 Myths Busted With John Green

Clean The Interior of Your Car with a Coffee Filter

Coffee Filters are cheap, and you can buy huge packages of them at the dollar store. Even if you don't brew drip, you can use them for other things, …

Coffee

The Three Basic Cooking Techniques that Work in a Coffee Maker

Whether you're stuck in a hotel for an extended stay or your dorm room just doesn't have any other options, your coffee maker is a surprisingly …

Coffeemakers