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A top Texas butcher shares how to make proper beef jerky at home

Shawn Knowles is a self-described “old-school butcher” and owner of Old Town Market in Lewisville, Texas. He began working at the shop when his …

Make the Best Pizza

Good morning. There are more than 2,500 five-star ratings on our best recipe for pizza dough (above), but I’m here this morning with a couple of notes about it all the same. (Some night soon you can use the result to make a plain pizza pie, or a pizza that is green and white.)<p>The first is, if you …

Recipes

For $56,000, You Can Have a Hellcat-Powered Wrangler

On top of the purchase price of the vehicle.<p>Evan YatesView Evan Yates's Articles<p>twitter.com/evanyates_instagram.com/evan__yates<p>If you’ve ever had the …

South Dakota

17 Devilishly Awesome Vintage Krampus Cards

We know you've all been nice this year, but just in case, we wanted to remind you that December 5 is Krampus Night (or <i>Krampusnacht)</i>: the night when …

Science: Eating Nuts Decreases The Risk Of Heart Disease, Cancer, And Premature Death

According to the CDC, Heart disease and Cancer are the biggest killers in the US. Together they claim more than 1 million lives per year. Heart disease alone is the cause of 1 in every 4 deaths in the United States. And it’s the leading cause of death in both men and women. But now a new study from …

The real health benefits of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I’ve seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff. Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

What to Do If Your Thyroid Is on the Fritz | Goop

From weight gain (or loss) to exhaustion, brain fog, depression, anxiety, and dry skin, thyroid dysfunction causes a wide range of symptoms, which …

Cannabis coffee pods are about to become compatible with millions of household Keurig machines

Early risers seeking a little extra from their morning buzz will soon be able to turn to their Keurig brewers. A San Diego, California, company called Brewbudz says it is preparing to introduce cannabis coffee pods to the market, and promises they’ll be compatible with the ubiquitous single-serve …

The Venom From This Snake Will Make Your Life a Living Hell

The menacingly beautiful blue coral snake preys on other fast moving, venomous snakes. To immobilize its prey, this reptile employs a particularly …

Toxins

3,800-Year-Old 'Tableau' of Egyptian Boats Discovered

More than 120 images of ancient Egyptian boats have been discovered adorning the inside of a building in Abydos, Egypt. The building dates back more …

Horror Blogger Describes Day She Killed Her Parents — and Says She's 'Free' in Prison

Wisconsin teen Ashlee Martinson, the former blogger who penned dark stories about death under the pseudonym “Vampchick,” says in a new interview that …

Prisons fight opioids with $1,000 injection: Does it work?

SHERIDAN, Ill. (AP) — U.S. prisons are experimenting with a high-priced monthly injection that could help addicted inmates stay off opioids after …

High Reps Light Weight, Or Low Reps Heavy Weight For Building Muscle?

Through the years many have tried to <b>build muscle</b> and <b>cut body fat</b> by using various methods. What works for one person, doesn't work for another. It was thought in the 1950's that three sets of 10 reps for three times a week on each exercise was the key to getting a muscular body. This worked for …

Body Fat

Donald Trump's Walk of Fame Star Severely Vandalized

On 26 October 2016, GOP candidate Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was severely damaged by at least one vandal in an incident police said …

Flashback: Serial Killer Appears on ‘The Dating Game’ Mid-Spree

There were already four bodies to his name when he popped up on national TV, smiling with perfect hair. Rodney Alcala, one of the most infamous …

Cannabis may enhance night vision

New research shows that the drug makes cells in the retina more sensitive to light<p>25 years ago, pharmacologist M. E. West of the University of the West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica, noted that local fisherman who smoke cannabis or drink rum made with the leaves and stems of the plant had “an uncanny …

West Indies

15 Foods That Are Healthier Than You Think

1 of 16<p>You Should Be Eating These Foods<p>The most important thing to remember when you begin to overhaul your diet is balanced eating: creating a …

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25 New 'Dead Sea Scrolls' Revealed

More than 25 previously unpublished "Dead Sea Scroll" fragments, dating back 2,000 years and holding text from the Hebrew Bible, have been brought to …

DIY Rustic Wooden Pallet Cubby Houses

Cubby homes are such an amazing part of kid years. Did you have a cubby? Each cubby is created from reprocessed wood and the dimensions differ with …

Ford Performance Power Pack Gives EcoBoost Mustang 390 lb.-ft. of Torque

The 50-state-legal tune adds 25 horses and 70 lb.-ft. of torque, without voiding your factory warranty.<p>Ford Performance has just announced a new power upgrade kit for 2015 and newer Ecoboost Mustangs. Like the power packs announced for the Mustang GT back in late July, the upgrade for the …

Sports Cars

Canadian general warns Islamic State fight will get harder after Mosul

The widely anticipated ousting of the Islamic State group from its stronghold of Mosul in northern Iraq is likely to transform the extremist group into an even more dangerous force, a Canadian general who directs training of Iraqi security forces said Wednesday.<p>Brig. Gen. Dave Anderson told …

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 Finalists

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 (see 2015 here) came to an end on October 1st, and the shortlisted final 40 entries have finally been …

20 Knots You Need to Know - The Camping Page

Know Your Knots<p>Knots may not seem like a big deal, but they exist to make life easier. There are nearly as many different knots as there are uses for …

Luggage

Sugar not only makes you fat, it may make you sick

<b>(CNN) —</b> In recent years, sugar -- moreso than fat -- has been receiving the bulk of the blame for our deteriorating health.<p>Most of us know we consume more sugar than we should. Let's be honest, it's hard not to.<p>The (new) bad news is that sugar does more damage to our bodies than we originally …

The Original Unhappy Endings of 3 Famous Fairy Tales

Fairy tales often have their fair share of macabre scenes and plot points (Little Red Riding Hood’s grandmother being cut alive from the body of a …

The Terrifying Subliminal Image Hidden in The Exorcist

When director William Friedkin’s <i>The Exorcist</i> opened in 1973, it quickly became one of the most critically acclaimed and financially successful horror …

Bill Mollison obituary

Ecologist and one of the co-creators of permaculture<p>Bill Mollison, who has died aged 88, was one of the co-creators of permaculture, an agricultural system that works with, rather than against, nature, on the basis that the natural world holds the key to stable and productive systems. Having …