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10 Things To Learn In 10 Minutes That Will Change Your Life

Beef up your brain. Cool hacks inspired by Quora.

The Challenge: Learn cool new things in 10 minutes.

Challenge accepted.

1. How to Eat Wings the Right Way

Use your finger to locate the smaller bone on the larger end of the wing. Wiggle the bone around and pull it out.

Then, pull out the larger bone.

2. How to Never Be Late in the Morning (Without Looking at the Time)

Alison Caporimo

Make a playlist that runs a few minutes shy of the time you have between waking up and walking out the door. Press play after your alarm goes off and listen while you’re getting ready. When the playlist ends, get outta there!

3. How to Use Instagram Filters on Photos You Don’t Want to Post

Alison Caporimo

Alison Caporimo

 

Put your phone on airplane mode, open Instagram, and apply your sexy filter. When you hit “Share,” your image will fail to upload to Instagram and you can hit the “X” to delete it. Meanwhile, a beautifully filtered picture will magically save to your photos.

MISCHIEF MANAGED.

4. How to Remember What Side the Gas Tank Is On

Most car dashboards use an arrow next to the fuel symbol to tell you how to pull up to the pump, according to Quora.

COMPLETE.

5. How to Get Eggshell Pieces out of Cracked Eggs

Use half of the empty eggshell to remove the broken piece in the bowl. The shell easily cuts through the egg whites so you don’t have to chase the rogue bit around before you catch it. But beware: If your shell half has a bunch of chipping pieces, remove them with your finger before attempting this at home.

FINISHED.

6. How to Roll Your Sleeves the Right Way

Roll your sleeve up so that the cuff falls right below your elbow. Then, roll up once or twice to cover the cuff. Find more information at this Quora post!

LEARNED.

7. How to Make a Cordless Lamp During a Blackout

Strap a headlamp to a jug of water with the light facing inward to magnify your light source.

FINIS.

8. How to Cook Anything in a Hurry

 

Put it in a waffle iron. That’s right. I don’t care if you’re a hamburger or a gaggle of falafel balls — in you go.

9. How to Squeeze Limes Without Blinding Yourself

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Slice through the center just to the rind of a citrus fruit. When you go to squeeze it into a drink, the juice will follow a more stable trajectory.

10. How to Paint Without Any Paint

Use coffee and water — and let’s hope you like the color brown.

The more you know!

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