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DIY Help your skin heal with these tips from a dermatologist. The market offers tons of sunburn treatments—and equally as many old wives’ remedies claim that they provide superior relief. Here's the scientific answer. [...]
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: Popular Science
charging cable
DIY Worn-out chargers endanger you and your device. You carry your charger everywhere, but all that back-and-forth takes a toll. Here’s how to deal with fraying cables, and protect them from wearing out in the first… [...]
Sat, Jul 14, 2018
Source: Popular Science
A dog portrait
Animals Tail wags, rat giggles, and horse snorts. We assume animals are happy, sad, scared or upset based on their behavior. But how do we know if our pets are content? [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
Nikon P1000
Gadgets That much zoom pushes into telescope territory. The Nikon P1000 has 125x optical zoom, which means it starts a little wider than your typical smartphone camera lens, and can zoom far enough that you can focus on… [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
Artist’s rendering of a Mars artificial gravity transfer vehicle
Space A real breath of fresh air. One of the main challenges with long-distance space flight is transporting enough oxygen for astronauts to breathe and enough fuel to power complex electronics. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
Green roofs extreme heat island management
Technology Green roofs and white paints are a heat-buster's best friends. Roadways are melting and the elderly are dying in spades. Here’s how humans are trying to manage extreme heat. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
shell on the sand at the beach
DIY Clean up sneaky grains of silica. Tired of sand clinging stubbornly to your skin and getting wedged in your rugs? We have a few tricks to keep the grains at the beach where they belong. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
hunter gatherer bow arrow
Health Ötzi is a good reminder that there's no one ancient, natural diet for us to return to. There’s been quite a lot of controversy surrounding ancient diets, but one thing is clear: hunter-gatherers eat whatever it is most efficient to hunt and gather. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
Source: Popular Science
Technology Feel fast everyday. Nike's new Pegasus Turbo shoe is designed to be a fast training shoe that feels almost as fast as a racing shoe. [...]
Thu, Jul 12, 2018
Source: Popular Science
RCW 38
Space The Very Large Telescope got new adaptive optics technology. Even for a powerful camera like HAWK-I, there are limitations to being a ground-based telescope. Namely, the sky. Sure, we like having an atmosphere because it lets us… [...]
Thu, Jul 12, 2018
Source: Popular Science