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Neti pots are actually very safe—if you use them properly
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How to get rid of lice
When to repair your computer and when to replace it
What not to do on Black Friday
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How to eat healthy when the munchies strike
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The best way to deal with fall leaves
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How to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, winter’s odorless killer
Add USB ports to your outlets without springing for an electrician
How to book a good hotel room at the best possible price
Credit card stolen or lost? Here’s what to do.
As winter approaches, here’s how to wake up when it’s dark outside
A savvy shopper’s guide to spotting fake Amazon reviews
Throwing knives is growing more popular—here’s how to get started
Budgeting is tedious. These tricks make it easier.
Lift heavy stuff without wrecking your back
How to get rid of fleas
Cook meals in coffee makers, dishwashers, and other unexpected appliances
Heavy backpacks can hurt kids—here’s how to send them back to school safely
In-flight Wi-Fi is terrible—here’s how to make it better
How to recycle shoes, crayons, toothbrushes, and other random stuff
Don’t buy stolen artifacts—here’s how to ethically collect science memorabilia
How to sit ergonomically without expensive equipment
How to make retro video games look good on your modern TV
Six pest-removal myths that need to be exterminated
The easiest meals the PopSci staff knows how to make
It’s time to clean the grimy filters you’ve been avoiding
It’s surprisingly easy for your headphones to damage your hearing
Don’t try to fix your frayed cable—prevent the damage in the first place
How to leave the sand behind on your next beach trip
You throw out 44 pounds of electronic waste a year. Here’s how to keep it out of the dump.
For the closest shave, get naked—doctor’s orders
It’s surprisingly hard to tell if someone’s drowning, so we made you a guide
Our love of palm oil is destroying forests. Here’s how to use less of it.
How to create a perfectly imperfect lawn
How to tell if you really have a fever
How to keep your car from getting butt-burningly hot this summer
How to keep your dank memes and other creations safe from internet thieves
Should I work out when I’m sick?
How to avoid ingrown hairs
Make your friends finally commit to dinner with these RSVP web apps
Seeing your phone’s screen while wearing sunglasses just takes one quick trick
How to wash your clothes without wearing them out