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Cutting off the leaves before storage is the norm. In the days before refrigeration was invented, people in colder climates stored root…
19/04/2024 - 08:35
Orange carrots were cultivated in the Netherlands over 300 years ago.
19/04/2024 - 08:24
There was a derelict house near where I lived as a child. My parents fold me that the siblings who inherited it were feuding and would…
13/04/2024 - 09:28
If you search for the legal term that is used in Australia - *adverse possession* - you will find informative results. It looks like in…
13/04/2024 - 09:20
It depends what you would use the colour for. Colour e-ink very washed out looking and not really great for photographs. The Kobo publicity…
10/04/2024 - 09:51
The Kobo Libra 2 is a pure ebook reader. Kobo has been making e-readers since 2010 and they are roughly on par with equivalently sized and…
26/03/2024 - 20:27
[Services Australia - Assets test](https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/assets-test-for-age-pension?context=22526#a1) The assets test for…
26/03/2024 - 08:24
A USB adaptor for an existing collection of Ozito power tool batteries is cheaper and you can also use the batteries in the tools.
26/03/2024 - 08:20
Those extended support programs are normally for big businesses and government organisations who are on a volume licencing agreement. I…
23/03/2024 - 08:33
If you plan on driving on a regular basis, schemes like Flexicar and GoGet can be convenient - if you live near their sites. Both accept P…
13/03/2024 - 08:15
If you attach a drain hose and run it into a drain, you will never need to manually empty the water. Page 22 of [the…
02/03/2024 - 08:21
I'm not a musician or composer, but I saw this Youtube video recently on MuseScore: [How We Made MuseScore 4 - Music App Design is…
15/02/2024 - 08:56
The packs designed for women are generally have: * shorter total length or designed to sit higher on the back * different location of the…
20/01/2024 - 20:36
It's designed to hold a standard bike with narrow handlebars. [This google image shows the intended…
20/01/2024 - 09:59
I like 1x on a mountain bike, but this particular one as there are no low gears. It's got a 38 tooth front chain ring and 11-32 cassette.…
16/01/2024 - 22:28
The business model is that criminals purchase lists of stolen credit card numbers and then use fake accounts to purchase games keys from…
15/01/2024 - 08:35
I don't know that brand specifically, but my mother had a 1960's vintage Frigidaire oven with the same white enamel door, chrome trim and…
01/01/2024 - 11:15
The Pi 4 supports hardware decoding of h.265 which works fine at 1080p, but struggles with 4k. This one does h.265 at 4k
11/12/2023 - 19:35
I have experienced the same thing - after filling the kettle with cold water the switch does not immediately reset. I've only experienced…
02/12/2023 - 10:18
You can get cheap pumps that have a clip on attachment, but no hose - for example: [Beto Economy Reversible Mini Pump With…
22/11/2023 - 20:03
Never tried it, but I have used cast iron on an induction stove and it's *meh*. Cast iron isn't a great thermal conductor. Those Ikea hobs…
19/11/2023 - 08:20
Speak up sonny, I can't hear you.
27/10/2023 - 08:25
Earplugs made for musicians reduce the volume of all frequencies by an equal amount so that the quality of the music is not lost.
27/10/2023 - 08:20
Pay attention. The entire point of the news article was that the manufacturer refused to replace the battery under warranty. If the battery…
23/10/2023 - 23:20
[Peeking Behind Tesla’s Cost of Materials Curtain](https://cleantechnica.com/2018/07/22/peeking-behind-teslas-cost-of-materials-curtain/)…
21/10/2023 - 08:34
I would say they are fairly similar. I would give a slight edge to the Giant. I don't see any point in buying a second bike that's the same…
19/10/2023 - 08:42
I don't think it's strange - in the PC industry, older gen tech is generally discounted for about 12 months to flush out the old stock.…
05/10/2023 - 08:56
In [Jeff Geerling's review](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBtOEmUqASQ&t=771s) at 13:14 he says that he couldn't get youtube playback to…
03/10/2023 - 20:50
It won't burn it out. The Pi and the charger uses the USB Power Delivery protocol to negotiate the correct current and voltage to use. I'm…
03/10/2023 - 20:42
The Pi's have always licensed lower spec ARM CPU cores, but the video decoder has always been decent because the original Raspberry Pi was…
29/09/2023 - 10:19
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