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How to Deep Clean Your Gas Grill, According to an Expert

For many of us, summer is synonymous with grilling. What isn’t always inherent in that: cleaning said grill. This decrustifying process may not be …

Country Lifestyle

This Popular Plant is Harder to Kill Than To Keep Alive

If there were ever a plant that's perfect for people who are terrible with plants, it's the sweetheart or heartleaf philodendron. Not only are they …

The best TVs under $500 for 2018

With TV technology constantly evolving, mid- to entry-level HDTVs enjoy continually improved picture quality, along with a growing list of advanced …

4K Ultra HD

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

Genetics

The Commando Diet - How To Build Muscle & Drop Weight

Your nutrition has a massive effect on your athletic performance and your aesthetics. Coming from a background of competitive gymnastics, soccer, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

From Renter to Homeowner: How to Time it Exactly Right

There is so much that's confusing about the home buying process as a first-timer, and all I can really do (beyond writing articles like this one) is …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

By<p>99. Lil Jon and the East Side Boyz feat. Ying Yang Twins, "Get Low"<p>"Get Low" was the Number Two hit that signaled the peak of the high-energy, …

Newlyweds need a clear financial plan for their future home

Newly married and with good jobs, Ruby and Dave want to be sure their future plans are firmly grounded. Some time soon, they want to buy a house and have a couple of children. But can they afford to buy?<p>Dave and Ruby are both 35 and bring in $154,000 a year between them. They have recently joined …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Preacher,’ ‘Kubo,’ and more

<i>Online streaming is bigger than ever, and with so many streaming services adding new shows and movies every week, it can be nearly impossible to sort</i> …

Stop Motion

The NASA Guide To The Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Because pollution is everywhere, this is the NASA Guide To Air-Filtering Houseplants. Was it actually made by NASA? I'm not sure. Maybe it was just …

The best shows on Netflix right now (June 2018)

Netflix has a treasure trove of terrific movies that you can stream right now, but if you’re looking for more than just a two-hour commitment, it’s …

TV

Which leadership model is the best? All of them

For Jim Fisher, leadership is "the great human puzzle." As a leader, you must thoughtfully consider how to get people to go in the direction you want with energy and enthusiasm. The professor emeritus at the Rotman School of Management says that requires thinking about yourself, the context and the …

Is this the end for air conditioning? Scientists develop clothing which cools the body

An end to arguments over the temperature of office air conditioning could be on the horizon after scientists invented a material which cools the body by 4F.<p>The new cloth reflects sunlight while also allowing heat radiating from a person's body to escape.<p>While people have been wearing furs and …

Stanford University

It's harder now to save for retirement – so we have to invest smarter

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness. The opening of Dickens' <i>A Tale of Two Cities</i> often rings in my head as I contemplate the future for my wife and three young adult children.<p>My wife and I are at the tail end of the boomer …

The bicycle problem that nearly broke mathematics

Jim Papadopoulos has spent a lifetime pondering the maths of bikes in motion. Now his work has found fresh momentum.<p>Seven bikes lean against the wall …

This Infographic Lists 128 Words You Can Use Instead of “Very”

Our English teachers told us to avoid the word “very” because it’s weak and vague. They were right, and many times, we use “very” as a modifier for a …

15 Easy Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out from the Pack

You’re an awesome interviewee, no doubt about it. But you can’t get your foot in the door without an equally impressive resume. Here’s how to get …

Employment

5 superfoods you’re probably not eating

One in three Americans will be suffering from type 2 diabetes by 2050. The solution? More moringa and mung beans<p>By some estimates, the state of American health looks pretty grim. And much of it is directly tied to poor diets.<br>Based on current trends, one in three American adults—about 146 million …

15 Indoor Garden Ideas for Wannabe Gardeners in Small Spaces

No patio? No problem. You can still build a lush summer garden inside your four walls, no matter how much living space you have. We've rounded up …

A Major Mystery About Earth's Magnetic Field Has Just Been Solved

For the first time, physicists have observed a mysterious process called magnetic reconnection—wherein opposing magnetic field lines join up, …

Magnetism

Meet the First Polaroid-Style Camera in Years

Technology, like fashion, is cyclical. What’s cutting-edge today will be yesterday’s news tomorrow, only to develop a kind of retro appeal the day …

Here's Exactly How to Work Out if You Want to Lose Weight

No more guess work at the gym.<p>If you're trying to drop a few pounds, it can be totally overwhelming to figure out how to make sure your sweat sessions are helping you shed. On a basic level, losing weight and lowering your body fat percentage is a numbers game, says Ippolita Di Paola, a personal …

Exercise