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How Many Calories Do I Need?

There’s plenty of stuff out there telling you how many calories you should consume in a day. The truth is, it’s different for everybody based on age, height, weight, and activity level. This post explains the Harris Benedict Equation. It gives you an idea of your resting calorie needs, or in other words, your basal metabolic rate (BMR) and how to lose weight based on this calculation.

iFixit—Blendtec Total Blender Teardown

The folks over at iFixit did a teardown of the Total Blender. That’s right, they completely dismantled a perfectly good Blendtec Total Blender. We definitely wouldn’t recommend trying this at home, but its fun to see nonetheless.