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Wrapify raises $3M from Avery Dennison to pay you to wrap your car in ads

Wrapify, the startup that will pay you to wrap your car with an advertisement, has raised $3 million in seed funding. As a refresher, the startup provides a two-sided marketplace that matches up drivers wanting to make some extra money with brands looking for a unique way to advertise. Eligible …

16 Slow-Cooker Dinners That Are Whole30-Approved

If you've decided to try out Whole30—a restrictive 30-day diet that eliminates all dairy, grains, soy, legumes, added sugars, and processed foods, …

The Easy Beef Stew We Can't Stop Thinking About

A silky braise with a garlic cream sauce is perfect hibernation fare<p>This recipe does double duty. The rich beef stew will keep you satisfied for days …

7 Cooking Mistakes That Are Wrecking Your Fish

You didn't check for bones.<p>atsushi hirao/shutterstock<p>Surprise! Even fish labeled as boneless still sometimes have tiny bones. And getting one caught in your throat is a surefire way to ruin your dinner. Before doing anything else to prep your fish, use your fingers to feel for any rogue bones …

The First Blockchain-Based Universal Basic Income Experiment Just Launched

A New UBI<p>With the growing popularity of blockchains, it’s no surprise that they have a new, very useful application, i.e. a global distribution of …

This is How You Fold a Record-Breaking Paper Airplane

In 2012, designer John Collins constructed a paper airplane that flew an astonishing 226 feet, establishing a distance record that still stands. A …

Your Slow Cooker Is a Powerful Tool for Eating Better: 5 Recipes That Lead the Way

All year long, the slow cooker has a role in your kitchen. In the summer it can turn berries into magenta-hued sauces to ladle over ice cream. In the …

Humanity May Have Reached its Maximum Lifespan

<b>A Halt to Progress?</b><p>It’s no secret that lifespans have been getting longer—whether in the U.S. or in other developed countries. Whereas at the …

December Crockpot Freezer Meals - Paleo

<b>FREEZING INSTRUCTIONS</b><p>Mix all the ingredients except for lamb and 1⁄4 cup oil in a bowl, then rub over entire lamb. Place into large Ziploc bag and …

Food

21 technology tipping points we will reach by 2030

Many emerging technologies you hear about today will reach a tipping point by 2025, according to a report from The World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on the Future of Software & Society.<p>The council surveyed more than 800 executives and experts from the technology sector to share their …

Yes, there are legit ways to make money without leaving your house

Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent, college student, or just looking to pay down your debt, we could all use some extra cash.<p>While we could find a …

Scientists to 'reset' blood proteins in attempt to slow ageing process

Trial will attempt to change levels of proteins in older blood, believed to hamper growth and maintenance of healthy tissues<p>In what could be a fresh chapter in the never-ending story of the search for eternal youth, scientists are to tinker with people’s blood in the hope of slowing down the ageing …

Protein

The Hard-to-Find Product People Swear Makes the Flakiest Pie Crust

People LOVE Tenderflake—they fly to Canada and stash it in their suitcases, all for a flaky pie crust.<p>Canadians know Tenderflake lard in an instant: It’s a square pound of snow-white lard in a bright yellow box in the local grocery store’s baking aisle. Moms and grandmas have been stockpiling this …

15 So-Called 'Healthy' Eating Habits That Are Anything But

Few things feel as good as the high that comes with finding the perfect balance between eating well, working out, and treating yourself. Even as …

Human lifespan has hit its natural limit, research suggests

Although more people reach old age each year, the ceiling for the human lifespan appears to be stuck at around 115 years, study indicates<p>Humans are unlikely to ever blow out more than 125 candles on their birthday cake, according to research that suggests that our lifespan has already hit its …

Florida courthouse evacuated after murder suspect escapes

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A man awaiting trial for the slaying of a woman whose family founded the Halliburton oil services company slipped out of …

Crime

10 Two-Ingredient Recipes for Healthy Snackin' That Would Impress Rachael Ray

Worth clicking for the pancakes alone.<p>We’ve all been there: You decide to be “good” and cook something instead of ordering takeout, but by the time all the ingredients cross the checkout line you’re out $60. For one dinner. At home.<p><b>RELATED:</b> 9 Nutritionist-Approved Ways to Satisfy Your Sweet …

A Dozen Black Holes Are Mysteriously Spewing Energy In the Same Direction

Something strange is going on in a distant corner of our universe. About a dozen supermassive black holes are all shooting enormous jets of energy in …

Making Shiny Balls of Mud Is a Surprisingly Beautiful Art Form

Mix a little dirt and mud, shape it with your hands, and out pops a beautiful shiny mud ball that’s actually the Japanese art of Hikaru Dorodango. It …

7 Amazing Tips For Crock-Pot Preparations

Cooking in a crock-pot presents some delectable desserts and yummy meals for people to sink their teeth into. Nevertheless, a few essential …

I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (5 March 2016)

<b>Top picks</b><p>From me at The Atlantic:<p>Psychology’s Replication Crisis Can’t Be Wished Away<br>• The Most Promising Cancer Therapy in Decades Is About to Get Better<br>• How Viruses Infiltrated Our DNA and Supercharged Our Immune System<br>• Where the Whale Things Are<br>• Viruses Have Their Own Version of CRISPR<br>• The Origin of …

The Amazing 2 Ingredient Pizza Hack We All Need In Our Lives

Anyone who has fallen victim to a Pinterest fail or two is well aware that some of the Internet's craziest food and life hacks don't always end up working out so well. Remember when we tried the hashtag smokey eye that turned out to be a total flop? But when we were scrolling through the deep dark …

Elasticity

This grilled cauliflower recipe will actually make you forget about steak

There's no shortage of cauliflower dishes on Los Angeles restaurant menus. Perhaps you've had the cauliflower and raisins at Otium, or the porridge of cauliflower and millet at Odys & Penelope on La Brea Avenue. Or maybe you've had the cauliflower tacos at Colonia Tacos in Whittier.<p>But do you have …

Recipes

The 39 most hilariously bad Amazon movie reviews

For the past few years Joe Grabinksi has chronicled the most hilariously bad Amazon reviews of popular movies.<p>He's good at it, too. Grabinski's Twitter account, "Amazon Movie Reviews," has amassed over 150,000 followers, and even helped him launch his own podcast where he talks to filmmakers about …

Movie Reviews

British Science Fiction Association awards unveil 'really strong' shortlists

Stories set in varied worlds ranging from a devastated Paris to a sinister planet people by an incestuous population, among contenders for this year’s prestigious honours<p>A Paris ruined by war, a dark planet peopled by the incestuous descendants of two abandoned astronauts and the dangerous surface …

Watch 100 Years of Zombies in Pop Culture in Under Three Minutes

You've probably already seen 100 years of men's hair trends and 100 years of wedding dresses, but the latest take on how style has evolved in the …

30 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Made Totally From Scratch

All of them deliciously easy, too.<p>The slow cooker has saved so many of our lives. We’re eternally grateful to know that dinner is waiting for us, ready to eat, when we get home from work thanks to this magical appliance. But often times making a slow cooker meal feels a lot more like a science …

Here Are 19 Insanely Popular Crock-Pot Recipes

Spoiler: There's a lot of chicken.

Hair Dyeing Interpretations of Famous Works of Art

There's a starry night waving through the locks of this woman’s hair. I think that Van Gogh would approve of this beautiful take on his most famous …