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12 Easy Ways to Make a Small Room Feel Bigger

Pint-size bedrooms, narrow hallways, and teeny home office nooks are something city dwellers have become highly accustomed to. For some, these small spaces can be discouraging and lack the wow factor that a grand, sun-drenched living room may have. But for others, the compact spaces present a …

Secluded Tiny Cabin on Skis Offers Incredible Views of Dolomite Mountains

Enjoying nature's beauty is one of the most simple pleasures in life, so sleeping under the stars needn't be overly complicated. The <i>Starlight Room</i>, located near Cortina, Italy at an altitude of 6,742 feet (2,055 meters) is an unforgettable accommodation–it's a single cabin on skis that's perfect …

Artisans

11 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make In 15 Minutes Or Less

<b>Power up in the morning with these flavorful recipes.</b><p><i>By Alexa Tucker</i>, SELF<p>The A.M. hours are notorious for leaving you tight on time and it's all too easy to ignore your grumbling stomach as you dive headfirst into your day. But eating a protein-packed breakfast will help keep you powered up until …

Breakfast

Adidas aims to open automated shoe factory in Germany in 2016 | Reuters

MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - German sporting goods maker Adidas aims to open its first fully automated shoe factory in Germany next year, part of an effort to bring manufacturing back closer to its consumers in more affluent countries.<p>The logo of Adidas, the world's second largest sports apparel …

Shoes

10 Drinks You Should Never Have After Dinner, And Why

<i>Photo Credit: Flickr / Steve Snodgrass / CC BY 4.0</i><p>Avoid these late at night and you'll sleep like a baby<p>Thankfully, many drink myths have been put to rest, and consumers are getting better at knowing which beverages are healthy. Whether it be your favorite store-bought fruit juice or a tasty can of …

Nutrition

Paparazzi-proof clothing that's embedded with reflective glass

<b>(WIRED) —</b> "Hey Liz, do you have an iPhone? Turn on the flash, and take a picture."<p>The directive comes from Steven Wheeler, a senior designer at online clothing company Betabrand.<p>We're at the company's San Francisco headquarters in a little room in back of their retail front that functions as the …

Clothing

Franklin Graham Says US Is Controlled by Secularists Who 'Deny Jesus Ever Existed'

Leading evangelist Franklin Graham says that while his father, world-renowned evangelist Billy Graham, rarely addressed issues concerning secular …

Religion

Interview: Stunning Photos of the Coldest City in the World

What does it look like in the coldest city in the world? Thanks to one New Zealand photographer named Amos Chapple, we won't just have to wonder. Oymyakon, Russia is the coldest place on earth where humans actually live. The small, rural town has brutal winters where temperatures can dip to minus …

World War II

The Aurisonics Rockets in-ear headphones are out of this world

The Aurisonics Rockets in-ear headphones are made in Nashville, Tenn., come with a five-year warranty and sound downright terrific, says the Audiophiliac.<p>Chances are, you've never heard of Aurisonics, so here's a little backstory<b>:</b> it's a company based in Nashville, Tenn., founded in 2011 by audio …

Audiophile

How to cook your favorite video game meals in the real-world [correction]

If you've ever wondered what in-game food actually tastes like in the real-world, a new cook book of game-inspired recipes is now available featuring meals based on grub from <i>Skyrim</i>, <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i> and more.<p><i>Fry Scores: An Unofficial Guide to Video Game Grub</i> was written over a period of two years …

How to turn most of Marvel's movies into one massive 12-hour film

The early films from the recent slate of Marvel movies, known to fans and Marvel Studios as Phase One, include an enormous amount of flashbacks and time hopping, almost none of which is in chronological order.<p>If you're up for the video-editing task, Michael Furth, editor of The Comic Archive, …

CitiZ Chrome

High-tech with a retro flair, the <b>CitiZ</b> from <b>NESPRESSO</b> is a modern espresso machine <b>fit for the most confined kitchen.</b> Designed for use with NESPRESSO’s coffee capsules—ranging from potent espresso roasts to decaf blends—this compact appliance heats in just 60 seconds and operates with the touch of a …

Coffee

These Are The Best Fitness Trackers You Can Buy Today

On the surface, it seems like they all do the exact same thing: count your calories, measure how far you've run, and monitor your sleep. But there are a few areas where some fitness bands succeed over others.<p>Here's a look at some of the best ones you can buy today and how they compare.

Fitness Technology

The mystery of where Earth's water came from deepens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The mystery of where Earth's water came from got murkier Wednesday when some astronomers essentially eliminated one of the chief suspects: comets.<p>Over the past few months, the European Space Agency's Rosetta space probe closely examined the type of comet that some scientists …

Holiday Gifts Under $10

From Shia LaBeouf to “Shia LaBeouf”: How the “Transformers” star turned his life into bad performance art

He’s not the first star to make his public image into extended performance art. But he may be the worst at it<p>Shia LaBeouf is back in the press in the wake of a revealing interview with Dazed Digital about his “metamodernist” approach to art — which is to say, at this point, his approach to being …

Dessert
Shopping

Gifts for Lovers of Books, Coffee, Cocktails, and Good Food

<i>Remember that feeling of panic when Christmas is days away and you have no gifts wrapped? Not this year! We're introducing our 2014 holiday gift guides -- with ideas for everyone on your list, arranged by personality and price.</i><p><i>Today: Got a friend who only drinks Ecuadorian coffee, or one who will</i> …

Coffeemakers

Physicists call Super Mario Galaxy's scientific accuracy into question

Students at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at England's University of Leicester have run the numbers on Wii game <i>Super Mario Galaxy</i> — specifically the gravity and density of the game's tiny planets on which Mario runs around — and find that the nature of that galaxy implausible at …

Infographic Visualizes Which Countries are the World's Happiest

Which country is the happiest in the world? To find the answer, you simply need to look at this infographic published by MoveHub.com, a resource for people who want to live abroad. They visualized the data of Happy Planet Index (HPI), which shows to what extent 151 countries across the globe …

Happiness

How a War-Weary Vet Created ‘The Twilight Zone’

No television show exerted more influence on the state of American science fiction than The Twilight Zone, the little morality plays of a former Army …

18 Photos of People Awestruck by the Beauty of Nature

Nature has a way of making our problems feel small and insignificant, an incredible view can change our whole perspective on life. While in Moab, Utah for a March photo shoot adventure, photographer Jerry Patterson captured a shot of the Milky Way through the arches of beautiful sandstone …

Photography

This Theory That 'Frozen' & 'The Shining' Are the Same Movie Is Scary Accurate

Did you get a sinking feeling while watching Disney's animated hit "Frozen" for the first time that you'd seen this movie before? According to one blogger, if you're also a fan of Stanley Kubrick's 1980 horror flick "The Shining," then you're not crazy -- the films actually have a lot more in …

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Most Expressive Pumpkin Faces Ever!

Just when we thought our pumpkin carvings were creative, we ran across these! We've seen Ray Villafane's expert hand at sand sculpting, but his original expertise lies in pumpkin carving. With Halloween creeping up on us, the New York native's pumpkin sculptures are in season. Each wrinkly, orange …

Sculpture

The Internet Arcade puts 900 classic games right in your web browser

The weekend's winding down, and sure, you could flip on your PlayStation or Xbox and play a few mindless rounds of <i>Call of Duty</i>, but why don't you spin up a real <i>classic</i> instead? Thanks to the new Internet Arcade, an astounding 900 coin-operated arcade games from the ‘70s and ‘80s are free to play …

Study Skills

How to Speed Read | The Art of Manliness

When Theodore Roosevelt did things, he did them with gusto. That included reading. Roosevelt was a voracious reader. The man devoured books like a …