What's that blue lever next to the throttle? It's the propeller control, and when you fly a plane with a constant speed propeller, it gives you the ability to select the prop and engine speed you want for any situation. But what's the benefit, and how does it all work?
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It was late, and I was at my desk in my library, doing some writing for an upcoming book. Earlier that afternoon, we had taken in three foster children,...
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The Ultimate Guide to Grilling Corn
You deserve only the best, so throw your corn on the grill.
How To Use The Whole Fruit
Get the most out of your citrus. From the juicy flesh to the essential oil-packed peel, learn how to use every part of the fruit in the kitchen and around the home. Citrus is a terrible thing to waste. Each part of the fruit has its own distinctive traits and uses, ideal for everything from cooking to home care. Are you taking advantage of all your citrus has to offer? Whether you’re zesting, peeling or juicing, find out how you can use oranges and lemons in everyday recipes, household cleaning or DIY beauty concoctions.
The Secret to Great Storytelling You Can Learn From Bill Murray
You can master tone and structure, but it'll do you no good if you don't also have this.
What T-Mobile's merger with MetroPCS means to you (FAQ)
T-Mobile is slated to merge with prepaid provider MetroPCS. So what does the combination mean for their customers? CNET's Marguerite Reardon, author of Ask Maggie, explains in this FAQ.
9 cat breeds that love water
If you’re looking for a cat to accompany you on paddling and swimming expeditions, these water-loving breeds are your best bet.
The 20 Best Foods to Eat for Breakfast
These 20 staples and mix-ins will give you all the energy and nutrients you need in the morning.