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Looking for Life on a Flat Earth

What a burgeoning movement says about science, solace, and how a theory becomes truth.<p>On the last Sunday afternoon in March, Mike Hughes, a sixty-two-year-old limousine driver from Apple Valley, California, successfully launched himself above the Mojave Desert in a homemade steam-powered rocket. …

Flat Earth Society

Studio Gallery Copenhagen

Copenhagen

The Best Grilled Ribs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, salt, paprika, garlic powder, dry mustard, and pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Rub ribs with olive oil, …

BBQ

PassProtect tells you if your password has been pwned

The right time to tell me my password has been exposed is before I use it; this extension can help.<p>By this point, it's more likely than not that at …

IT security

10 Easy Pieces: Cable Railing Kits

Cable railings, also known as tension wire railings, are useful to install on balconies, decks, and stairways where you don’t want to block a …

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

How the Rule of 72 Can Help Double Your Money

Double Your Money With This Simple Financial Rule<p>How the Rule of 72 Can Help You Build Wealth Without Much Risk<p>Updated May 10, 2018<p>Do you want to …

Investing

This College Dropout Made Almost $1 Billion Betting on Horses. Now He's Finally Telling How He Did It

Beating the odds was so easy that when he won $13 million on a single horse race once, he never bothered to cash the ticket.<p>Does gambling on horse racing seem like a good career path? For a college dropout from Pittsburgh who spent years figuring out how to increase the odds, it became amazingly …

When Is Lox Not Lox? When It's Smoked Salmon

You say potato, I say po-tah-to, but when we say "lox," do we really mean smoked salmon?<p>That tends to be the case among all but the most experienced …

Why Athletes Are Ditching Ibuprofen for CBD

Andrew Talanskyis almost always sore. The 29-year-old spent seven years as a professional cyclist racing for Slipstream Sports. He recently switched to triathlon and now spends hours training both on and off the bike. “I’m using muscles I haven’t used in years,” Talansky says. “My body is …

Cannabis

Lighthouse Is The Next Big Deal In Home Monitoring Technology

Over the past few weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of evaluating Lighthouse, a new next-generation home security device from a Palo Alto-based startup Lighthouse AI. After spending a couple of weeks with it, using my mom’s New Jersey home for evaluation, I’ve concluded that this remarkable device …

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 …

Intermittent fasting may have 'profound health benefits'

Intermittent fasting has been gaining popularity among people looking to shed extra kilograms and maintain a healthy weight. Researchers argue that …

Holistic Medicine

Experimental Lung Treatment Could Make Breathing Easier

An engineer in California has an invention that she hopes will someday help people with damaged lungs breathe easier.<p>Stanford University's Annelise Baron has developed a synthetic version of something called lung surfactant. Lung surfactant coats the tiny air sacs in the lung. Without it, every …

Stanford University

10 Easy Pieces: Illuminated Pavers

Illuminated pavers sit flush with the surface of a driveway or path, discreetly hiding their powers until the sun goes down. Unlike bollards or …

The Everyday Pasta Brand the Italians Buy (and You Should Too) — Tips from The Kitchn

When I was growing up, the only brand of pasta you'd find in our pantry was that blue box that starts with a B. The frequent commercials showed …

The Only Food Storage Containers I Ever Use Cost Just 50 Cents, and They’re Perfect

They're far from fancy.<p>They’re not fancy at all, but these cheap plastic food storage containers are durable and they come in three perfect …

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Medical Research

How to Calculate Staircase Dimensions and Designs

This question can be basic and you may know the answer, but it's always good to remember some elementary calculations that help us to streamline the …

A Pocket Knife that Works like Panther-claws

The way Caswell’s Morphing Karambit knife opens and closes is a thing of sheer beauty. It uses a parallel motion linkage, as opposed to a …

Hay explores the creative workspace during Stockholm Design Week

Danish brand Hay has used its furniture and accessories to turn a Stockholm showroom into an office-like installation exploring the future of …

Lars Beller Fjetland designs self-extinguishing Moment candlestick for Wrong for Hay

<b>Maison&Objet 2015:</b> this cast-iron candle holder by Norwegian designer Lars Beller Fjetland automatically puts out the flame just before the wick …

15 must-see exhibitions and installations at Milan design week 2018

With Milan design week just around the corner, design editor Alice Morby reveals her pick of the best shows to visit, from a decked-out American …

Neighborhood security cameras sacrifice privacy to solve crimes

"I would say every neighborhood we talk to brings up privacy and we have yet to talk to a neighborhood that walked away because of privacy. And the reason why is since we're so focused on neighborhoods, we can solve the privacy problem with technology."<p>That's Garrett Langley, the co-founder and CEO …

Home Security

Nest Hello review: The smartest doorbell

In retrospect, I should have seen this coming long ago. The idea of a video doorbell isn't all that novel. It's just a basic button, camera, speaker …

Minestra Maritata | Italian Wedding Soup with Turkey Meatballs, Kale and Broccoli Rabe

November has finally brought a chill to the air that seems to be staying, and a craving for homemade soup comes right along with it. Italian wedding …

These LED bulbs offer 100 watts worth of light: Which is best?

Most folks think of 60-watt light bulbs as the basic standard for common household lighting. If you want something brighter, you upgrade to, say, a 100-watt bulb. The thing is, most 100-watt incandescents have long been phased out due to rising efficiency standards.<p>That's why you'll find plenty of …

The Best Hiking Shoes and Boots

Every hiker and backpacker who has ever stomped lugs on dirt can tell the same sad story of painful blisters and bashed toes. In search of a solution, we evaluated 37 hiking shoes and boots that are new for spring 2018. The Tecnica Forge GTX ($250), the first-ever heat-moldable hiking boot, was a …

The hottest iPhone and Android accessory we’ve covered in 2018 so far is only $37 on Amazon

Thousands and thousands of our readers have picked up a Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera based on our coverage, making it the most popular …

How To Find The Right Donor-Advised Fund (And Why)

Donor-advised funds--funds held within, and managed by, a public charity--are fast becoming the most popular vehicle for charitable giving in the U.S. Despite the sluggish economy, the number of DAFs in the United States actually grew by 152,365 (3%) in 2009, according to the National Philanthropic …