Getting Paid 45 an Hour is How Much a Year?

Being a gig worker — whether that means freelancing or consulting — used to be a rarity. In today’s economy, however, many people are choosing the freedom and convenience of freelancing because they prefer the perks of it to working in a traditional job. One of the biggest and most important questions to ask before […] Read More…

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How Much Space Do You Need for a Pool Table?

Having a pool table in a home offers hours of entertainment and fun, but it’s essential to make sure there’s enough space for the table (and its use) before you invest in one. But how much space do you need for a pool table? It may surprise you to learn that a pool table might […] Read More…

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How Long Does it Take for Acrylic Paint to Dry?

If you’re starting a do-it-yourself home project or a crafting, knowing what the drying time is for all paints that you’re considering using is important. Acrylic paint is a popular paint for many professional and rookie artists, due to its fast-drying nature and ability to layer. But, how long does it take for acrylic paint to […] Read More…

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How Many Scoops of Formula for 4 Oz?

For many first time parents, there are countless aspects of having a newborn that can be overwhelming and feeding your baby is on the top of many’s lists. If you are opting to formula feed or needing it to supplement your baby’s diet, there are some important things to know in bottle preparation to make […] Read More…

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Can You Change Eye Color With Laser Surgery?

People may want to change their eye color for all sorts of reasons, and one of the easiest ways to do it is with colored contact lenses. But, that’s only temporary. What about those who want to change their eye color permanently? Can you change your eye color with laser surgery? And, should you? Laser […] Read More…

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How Long Will My Download Take?

Downloading content onto a phone, tablet, or laptop can be easy or frustrating depending upon several factors, many of which are out of the user’s control. Anybody who has had the experience of logging into a device to be met with a message about necessary updates and how long they’ll take knows that the wait […] Read More…

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How to Convert Shoe Sizes From Mexico to USA: (and Vice Versa)

One of the best parts of traveling is shopping for unique products specific to your destination. They can serve as a reminder of the trip for years to come. The trick is learning what’s necessary to buy the right thing to avoid purchasing items that simply don’t fit. In Mexico, shoe sizes are different than […] Read More…

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How Human Height Has Changed Over Time — And What Might Be Behind It

Changes in average height in a population say a lot about how nongenetic factors can affect human development. GigaCalculator examined data from the NCD Risk Factor Collaboration to see how average height has changed globally over time. Read More…

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Drones With the Longest Flight Time

Drones are popular with people who enjoy technology as well as with those who want the option to engage in aerial photography. With a drone, it’s possible to take pictures from locations that wouldn’t be accessible in any other way. But, it’s essential to be sure that the operator knows how long the drone will […] Read More…

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How Much Sleep Do Kittens and Puppies Need?

Thinking about the possibility of adopting a kitten or puppy? Knowing what they need is vital for giving them a safe and healthy home. Just like human infants, puppies and kittens require a great deal of sleep in a 24 hour period.  Both puppies and kittens require more than 16 hours of sleep per day. […] Read More…

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