What Will Near Future Solar Energy Sources Look Like?

What Will Near Future Solar Energy Sources Look Like?

The sun provides enough energy every second to power all the electricity demand of the human race for two hours.  Advances in solar energy technology over the past twenty years has driven a 300-fold increase in the use of this energy source. Decreased costs, more efficient hardware, and political engagement have all combined to make solar energy more accessible than ever. Now that these forces are aligned, more advances in near…

5 DIY Home Repairs You Can Do Even If You’re Not Handy

5 DIY Home Repairs You Can Do Even If You’re Not Handy

DIY shows and projects are all the rage. Not only do they help save money, but DIY projects give you a sense of accomplishment. Worried that you’re not handy enough to perform some of the creative projects you see on TV and in magazines? Never fear! Here we’ll cover five DIY home repairs that are insanely easy, regardless of your skill level. Grab your tape measure and toolbox and let’s…

Most Cyberattacks Depend on Human Mistakes. Here’s Why.

Most Cyberattacks Depend on Human Mistakes. Here’s Why.

When you think about a hacker breaking into an important database or gaining access to a critical account, you likely imagine someone writing a snippet of malicious code or using their technical prowess to break through a digital barrier. These types of attacks do exist, and have been responsible for major cybersecurity breaches. For example, brute force attacks rely on trial-and-error to guess a piece of encrypted information, and DDoS…

3 Reasons to Support Socially Responsible Dental Practices

3 Reasons to Support Socially Responsible Dental Practices

As it pertains to finding the best dental care, social responsibility is often not one of the requirements. However, choosing to support dental practices who are socially responsible will benefit you both directly and indirectly. If you are presently looking for a new dentist to complete your dental exams, dental work, and more, the following is a list of 3 reasons to consider entrusting your dental care with a socially…

How to Buy the Right Probiotics for You

How to Buy the Right Probiotics for You

Approximately 4 million (1.6%) of adults in America used probiotics in the last month. These dietary supplements are the third most commonly used among adults, behind vitamins and minerals. Many people take probiotics for maintaining a good gut. While bacteria are usually associated with spreading diseases, the bacteria probiotics can also promote overall good health. However, some people find it difficult to find the right supplement. Not sure what to look…

4 Things to Do If You’re Married to a Drug Addict

4 Things to Do If You’re Married to a Drug Addict

There’s nothing easy about being married to a drug addict. When you really love someone, you always want them to be okay and you never want their self-destructive behavior to take too much of a toll on them. But, you’ve also got to take measures to protect yourself, your relationship, and your kids if you’ve got them.  Helping your spouse fight addiction is complicated and you’ll have to work at…

EQ vs. IQ: Which Matters More in the Professional World

What does it take to succeed in the professional world today? The EQ vs IQ debate has been around for a long time. They were buzzwords since we were children, and they are still as highly discussed and emphasized nowadays, even as they were before. What are these measures exactly, and what do they contribute to the workplace?  What is IQ? An intelligence quotient or IQ is the measure of…

7 Tips on How to Prepare for a Bad Winter: 2020 Edition

7 Tips on How to Prepare for a Bad Winter: 2020 Edition

Winter is coming and that means you need to get ready. If you live in an area that gets bad winters, it’s important that you prepare. Here are just two reasons why. First of all, winter storms caused an estimated $1 billion in losses in 2016. Plus, the winter cold kills more than twice as many Americans as does summer heat. For these reasons and many more, it’s important that you…

Making Memories: 8 of the Most Beautiful Wedding Venues in the World

Making Memories: 8 of the Most Beautiful Wedding Venues in the World

Wedding venues cost, on average, between $12,343 and $14,006 to hire. When you’re spending that much money on a venue, you want it to be amazing. Knowing which are the best places to get married can help make your perfect day truly perfect. Some venues are obvious, such as a nearby country home or manor house. Others are less obvious. It’s these less obvious venues that will make your wedding…