Ask LH: How Deep Does A Grave Have To Be In Australia?

Hey Lifehacker, What is the law in Australia in regards to human burial? Is it really mandatory for it to be six feet under? And does it have to be in a cemetery?


Thicken Chilli With A Potato Masher

Sometimes, even when you follow a recipe to the letter, your chilli comes out a bit runny — more like soup than a hearty stew. A potato masher can thicken the chilli without adding ingredients.


Make A Matcha Green Tea Latte At Home

If you like coffee, you’ll know it’s relatively easy to make your own lattes if you have a suitable machine. If you’re more of a tea drinker, it also happens to be incredibly easy to make your own green tea lattes, too.


Save Fennel Stalks And Use Them Instead Of Celery

Get everything you can out of your next fennel bulb by using the stalks, too. People often throw them away, but you can actually use them anywhere you would normally use celery — in a homemade stock or a salad, for instance.


Make Brownies In A Muffin Tin And Get An Edge Piece Every Time

Many people prefer the crispy edges of brownies. They will fight over the edge pieces and the size of the brownie cut. Bake your brownies in a muffin tin and everyone will get a perfect individual brownie.


Make Fondue Quicker And Easier In A Pressure Cooker

Fondue pots are one of those things everyone gets as a wedding gift, and most people use once a year — not exactly the best use of space and money. A pressure cooker will melt cheese or chocolate to the right consistency much faster.


Home Plumbing Projects You Can Totally Handle Yourself

Plumbing projects can seem a bit daunting at first, but they really don’t have to be. Here are eight common plumbing repairs and replacements that you can do yourself, no experience necessary.


Ask LH: What Can I Do With My Old Plasma TV?

Hey Lifehacker, I’m moving to a new house in a month and plan on upgrading my TV. I’m currently still using my big, heavy, power-hungry Panasonic Plasma (funded with my Kevin 07 $900!) So I’m wondering: what does everyone do with their old big-screen TVs?


Make Lots Of Perfectly Chunky Guacamole With A Wire Cooling Rack

Who doesn’t love guacamole? If, like us, you take a certain level of pride in being an avocado whisperer, here’s a trick that’s going to take your guacamole game to the next level.


What's The Weirdest Food You've Ever Eaten?

Some of us are more adventurous when it comes to food than others, and across every cuisine there are “delicacies” that might seem bizarre to others around the world. What have you tried?