How many arms does an octopus have? Only six - the other two are legs, say scientists
Ask anyone how many arms an octopus has and the usual answer will be eight. But scientists now insist these nautical animals only have six. In a new study they found that the creatures used six of their tentacles as arms and two as legs. Marine experts at ...
How to Go Green: Halloween
Where can you find organic Halloween candy? What's reverse trick-or-treating? We've got the answers and lots more questions about Halloween in our quiz: Do You ... to go trick-or-treating last year. $117 million: Value of 1.1 billion pounds of pumpkins ...
How Candy and Halloween Became Best Friends
Editor's note: This is the first piece in a series on the history of candy in America. Check back between now and Halloween to read the remaining ... amounting about 9,000 calories and about three pounds of sugar." Phew. My molars are hurting just thinking ...
How to stay fit while on vacation
You can maintain your fitness through ... these moves, go to washingtonpost.com/wellness. Buy two one-gallon containers of water, which weigh about eight pounds each. You can adjust the weight as needed. Repeat each movement 10 times. Do three sets unless ...
How I lost 35 pounds with a free smartphone app
When I asked to go from 225 pounds to 190 pounds at a rate of two pounds per week, it said it would take about three months. I would start with an allowance of about 1,750 calories per day. OK, now how do I ... you how many calories are in each serving.