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Google Puts Online 10,000 Works of Street Art from Across the Globe

<i>Circling Birdies</i> by Cheko, Granada Spain<p>Since last we wrote, Google Street Art has doubled its online archive by adding some 5,000 images, bringing …

The Dutch boy mopping up a sea of plastic

<b>Boyan Slat is a 20-year-old on a mission - to rid the world's oceans of floating plastic. He has dedicated his teenage years to finding a way of collecting it. But can the system really work - and is there any point when so much new plastic waste is still flowing into the sea every day?</b><p>"I don't …

45 Essential Dog Care Hacks That Will Make Their Owner's Life Easier

Pet parents know that their pup is worth every hair tumbleweed and chewed shoe that they must deal with to have the precious pooch in their lives. …

The 9 DO NOTs of Active Listening

Being heard<p>is so close to being loved<p>that for the average person,<p>they are almost indistinguishable. - David Augsburger<p>The above quote triggered my "holy cowgirl" button, thus triggering an "ain't that the truth" epiphany.<p>"Listen to this," I said to my 'friend,' "Being heard is so close to being …

9 Outrageous Homes For Rent

Florida

Great Grilling Recipes

Fire up the grill and get cooking<p>Fire up the grill and get cooking with this round-up of our favorite grilling and barbecuing recipes. <i>Via Good Housekeeping</i>

BBQ

This Smart Cooler is Now the Most Successful Kickstarter Project Ever

Experts say wearable technology is the next big thing, but now the people have spoken. And the people don’t want smartwatches — they want a cooler …

Crowd Funding

7 Ingredients Nutritionists Always Avoid

If you see these ingredients on a food's label, stay far, far away from it.

7 Videos That Prove Robin Williams Was The Best Talk Show Guest Ever

Though we all have our personal favorite performances of the late, great Robin Williams -- from his serious work in "Dead Poets Society" to run-by …

Comedy

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Silicon Valley

Life beyond Earth seems 'inevitable', US planetary scientist says

Astronomers are standing on a "great threshold" of space exploration that could see evidence of extra-terrestrial life being discovered in the next 20 years, an expert has claimed. Life beyond the Earth seems inevitable given the immensity of the universe, says US planetary scientist Dr Sara Seager.<p>…

The Guardian, 5 August 1914: England declares war on Germany

The Manchester Guardian recorded 100 years ago on Tuesday that "Great Britain declared war on Germany at 11 o'clock last night," and that an ultimatum from the cabinet to the German government had received an "unsatisfactory" reply and therefore "the King held at once a council which had been …

40 Bruce Lee Quotes That Will Change Your Life

1 of 41<p>2 of 41<p>Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.<p>3 of 41<p>Be happy, but never satisfied.<p>4 of 41<p>If you don't want to …

Summer storms make for some amazing photos from America’s public lands. Clouds moved moved fast over the Flathead River @GlacierNPS last night. Photo: National Park Service

3 Tips for Growing Herbs Right in Your Own House

<b>1. Location, Location, Location</b><p>For busy cooks, <b>the kitchen seems like the most convenient location</b> to grow your indoor garden, but for herbs and …

Gardening

Thanks Obamacare! Check is in the mail for 6.8 million people

More than 6.8 million Americans will get a refund from their health insurer this summer.<p>Total value of the rebates will be $332 million, with an average of $80 going to each family. They'll be issued by August 1.<p>Thank the Affordable Care Act for the windfall. Under one of the law's provisions, …

Top 10 Overwater Bungalows Whether perched above...

Whether perched above a quixotic lagoon somewhere in the remote waters of the Indian Ocean, or accompanied by a glistening plunge pool, these …

15 Jaw-Dropping Waterfalls Worth Chasing

Planet Earth has countless jaw-dropping landscapes, but of all its stunning scenery, waterfalls are the most impressive.<p>There's something oddly …

8 Design Solutions For Boring Hardwood Floors

With a few cans of paint and some imagination, even a simple wood floor can become a canvas for creativity<p>With a few cans of paint and some imagination, even a simple wood floor can become a canvas for creativity

Interior Design