Collecting seeds in September is one of our garden editor's favourite things to do - here she explains how to do it properly
From skipping the fertilizer to sharpening your mower blades, here's how to help your lawn survive when water is scarce.
To attract songbirds to your yard for backyard birdwatching, you need to first do a bit of research on your area, then create a habitat the birds will love.
«Birds & Blooms also cites another study conducted in the UK, where researchers discovered that residents of neighborhoods with higher bird populations stated they felt less anxious and stressed.»
Find out how to trim ornamental grasses and keep yours looking their best all year round
Here are nine things that you can do right now to reduce the number of harmful insects, like mosquitoes, ants, and spiders, in your backyard.
A new electrically conductive “eSoil” could make hydroponic farming even more productive — and help ensure a sustainable new source for the human food supply.“[W]e can get seedlings to grow faster…
A mutant seedling revealed how plant tissues scatter incoming light, allowing plants to sense its direction and move toward it.
One TikTok farmer shows how easy it is to propagate tomatoes from cuttings, saving you money on gardening and giving you a ton of tomatoes.
Fertilizer teas are an awesome way to use up old weeds while boosting the health of your plants. Here's how to make your own and create a thriving garden.
Follow these winterization techniques to protect outdoor plumbing in frozen weather.
My first experience of gardening was a lesson in scarcity and sustenance. Returning to it years later, as an adult with a connective tissue disorder, I would also discover the joy.
Thanks to their resistance to low temperatures, these plants will keep your home lively and colorful throughout the whole year
A research accident in the Binder lab at the University of Tennessee led to an unprecedented discovery about how plants respond to a hormone called ethylene.
«The smell of lavender is proven to lower your heart rate and blood pressure, which will help you to relax.»
Enjoy getting lost in a corn maze this fall? This guy did his job right.
The long read: Once hailed as a ‘handsome’ import, this most rampant of plants has come to be seen as a sinister, ruinous enemy. Can it be stopped?
Natural plant-based security can act as an effective burglar deterrent if you know what types of shrubs to choose and where to plant them
There are no easy answers when "invasive" plants move into our forests, meadows, and backyards. Learn more about New England invasive plant species.
Japanese knotweed evolved in one of the harshest environments on Earth – now scientists are desperately trying to find a way to destroy it.
A trellis is a great way to train plants to grow in a certain direction, add some personality to your outdoor space, and more. Get inspired by these garden trellis ideas.
How does Refind curate?
It’s a mix of human and algorithmic curation, following a number of steps:
- We monitor 10k+ sources and 1k+ thought leaders on hundreds of topics—publications, blogs, news sites, newsletters, Substack, Medium, Twitter, etc.
- In addition, our users save links from around the web using our Save buttons and our extensions.
- Our algorithm processes 100k+ new links every day and uses external signals to find the most relevant ones, focusing on timeless pieces.
- Our community of active users gets the most relevant links every day, tailored to their interests. They provide feedback via implicit and explicit signals: open, read, listen, share, mark as read, read later, «More/less like this», etc.
- Our algorithm uses these internal signals to refine the selection.
- In addition, we have expert curators who manually curate niche topics.
The result: lists of the best and most useful articles on hundreds of topics.
How does Refind detect «timeless» pieces?
We focus on pieces with long shelf-lives—not news. We determine «timelessness» via a number of metrics, for example, the consumption pattern of links over time.
How many sources does Refind monitor?
We monitor 10k+ content sources on hundreds of topics—publications, blogs, news sites, newsletters, Substack, Medium, Twitter, etc.
Can I submit a link?
Indirectly, by using Refind and saving links from outside (e.g., via our extensions).
How can I report a problem?
When you’re logged-in, you can flag any link via the «More» (...) menu. You can also report problems via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Who uses Refind?
450k+ smart people start their day with Refind. To learn something new. To get inspired. To move forward. Our apps have a 4.9/5 rating.
Is Refind free?
Yes, it’s free!
How can I sign up?
Head over to our homepage and sign up by email or with your Twitter or Google account.
Get the big picture on your favorite topics.