Tag: life hacks

How Your Brain Perceives Time (and How to Use It to Your Advantage) Learn how your brain perceives time, and how to use it to your advantage. A big plus for this piece is the links to other points of view and research references. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Restaurant Hacks: How to Cut Vegetables with One Slice Spend about a minute to watch a video that will show you a simple way to slice small veggies in half with one slice. The chef says it will work for spherical and elliptical produce. He must have studied geometry. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Alton Brown’s Mustard Caddy This 2-minute video demonstrates how close-ups and epic movie music can dramatize anything, even if it’s only finding a way to make sure you have mustard to spread on your hotdog. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Very cool way to separate egg yolk. All you need is 2 bowls, and a plastic water bottle. Am I forgetting something? Oh yes, eggs. Since I never have need of separating the yolks from the whites this doesn’t mean much to me, but it is very cool. Very, very cool. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

The 23 solutions to your most pressing first world problems. Butter too cold? Deli meat round and bread square? Bananas ripening too fast? Answers for all your trivial problems. The photos are a clever counterpoint to some pretty good life hacks. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

5 brain hacks that give you mind-blowing powers. Who couldn’t use mind-blowing powers, at least now and then? Learn how to memorize lists the easy way, manage anger with your hand, and like that. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Food tips life hack. I’ve seen a few of these before but not most. Tote your bagel in an old CD spindle, freeze grapes to chill white wine without watering it down, put a wooden spoon across a boiling pot of water to keep it from boiling over, and many more. Fun stuff. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

The 17 laziest life hacks ever. Learn how to lay in bed and read a book with duct tape, drive your trash to the curb, pump gas without getting out of the car, and more. Some useless, some funny. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

5 ways to hack your brain into awesomeness. These might look like crazy ideas at first, but then so did the steam engine. I’m most intrigued by hallucinating with ping-pong balls, a radio, and a red light, which sounds like a hallucination in itself. It’s called the Ganzfeld procedure. Even though I’m itching to try […]

37 awesome survival hacks. This stuff would be neat to make with survival in mind or maybe just for the heck of it. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious