Anisha Zamir

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15 Awesome DIY Ways to Organize Your Kids Rooms

When it comes to keeping your kids organized, the task can become nearly all consuming. Little kids (or kids of any age, really- we weren’t exactly …

How Much Good Does Not Drinking for a Month Actually Do?

January seems like the perfect month to lay off the booze for a bit, but why would you? Why?<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Netherlands</i><p>The realisation that you've spent a year making a toxic wasteland of your body came on January 2nd, when you stumbled out of some house party coughing up …

Canadian scientists turn carbon-dioxide emissions into useful products

What if carbon-dioxide emissions could be transformed from a liability into an asset?<p>That's the $20-million question behind the NRG COSIA Carbon XPrize, a global competition to create technology that converts CO2 into valuable products.<p>"In energy and climate, few ideas are as potentially …

Aerial footage captures the staggering crack in the Larsen C ice shelf

<i>Update 23/2/17:</i> New aerial footage taken over Antarctica reveals the staggering size of the crack that's threatening to destroy the Larsen C ice …

Very Soon, We’ll Have Blown The World’s Entire Carbon Budget [Updated]

By Adele Peters3 minute Read<p>As of now–by one calculation–the world has one year to stop pumping CO2 into the atmosphere if we want to stop climate …

11 new trailers you should watch this week

The only problem with studios releasing so many interesting movies during the holidays is that you really don't have time to see them all. I have a whole list to catch up on, and I got started last week with <i>20th Century Women</i>, which was really great.<p>What I love most about the film is how honest and …

48 HOURS IN PANGASINAN: Heritage or adventure

Aside from its good-tasting “bangus” (milkfish), Pangasinan has always been known for its Hundred Islands National Park in Alaminos City and the …

Save Space With These DIY Roll-And-Stow Drawers

Tiny spaces are so chic right now.<p>Drawer chest<p>Screwdriver<p>Drill<p>Drill-Bit<p>Screws (16)<p>Small furniture casters (4), $5.94<p>X-ACTO Knife, $3.64<p>View this post on Facebook

8 inspiring designs for your indoor entrance

The entrance to the house is where you greet guests and visitors. Did you know it's also seen as a reflection not only of the whole house, but of the …

10 Style Trends Worth Trying in 2017

Not everything we see on celebs and runways is a good idea. But these are trends any adventurous guy might think about trying in the new year.<p>As the years go on, it seems like trends in menswear get more and more daring. In 2016, that meant things like embroidered snakes, tie dye, and all-occasion …

Confessions of a Real Life Beauty Maximalist

I can’t find any numerical data on how many beauty products exist in the world right now, so I’m going to make a conservative estimate and say...39 bazillion. This is based on extremely scientific research: tipsy online shopping trips in which I fall headfirst into an existential crisis about …

16 incredible quotes from 16 incredible books that got us through 2016

If there is one thing to celebrate from 2016, a year that has been very objectively and very scientifically determined to be a large, blazing garbage …

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3 Negative Personality Traits That Might Actually Benefit You

Have you ever been criticized for being easily distracted? Disorganized, maybe? Do people frequently tell you that your pessimism won’t take you …

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Usain Bolt says he’s too fast to be contained by the space-time continuum

After the show he put on at the Olympics this summer, is there anything about Usain Bolt’s speed you wouldn’t believe? What if he said he was fast …

2016 looked magical from space

If 2016 on earth felt too chaotic, perhaps it would have been better exploring the outer reaches of our galaxy. Here are some of the greatest shots from space that were taken or released in 2016. They capture everything from distant nebulas to peaceful images of our own planet.<p>ESA/Hubble Space …

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Brain Beauty: The Art of Neuroscience

<b>The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal</b><br>by Larry W. Swanson , Eric A. Newman , Alfonso Araque and Janet M. Dubinsky<br>Abrams, 2017 …

Photos: Top 20 new species of animals and plants of 2016

Many of these new species are already on the brink of extinction, threatened by poaching, illegal wildlife trade, habitat destruction and …

This Nanoseconds-Long Movie Could Hold the Key to Free, Unlimited Energy

Photosynthesis on Film<p>With the help of sophisticated lasers and infrared spectroscopy, researchers from Imperial College London have captured the …

Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us.

Why we need artificial intelligence to study our natural intelligence.<p>Over the past several years, Jack Gallant’s neuroscience lab has produced a string of papers that sound absurd.<p>In 2011, the lab showed it was possible to recreate movie clips just from observing the brain activity of people …

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A Rare Comet Is Zooming Past Earth Right Now, And You Should Be Able to See It With Binoculars

Surprise!<p>Forget the New Year's Eve fireworks, NASA has announced that a comet currently zooming through the inner Solar System will be so bright over …

New Year's Eve countdown to take second longer than normal

Horologists to compensate for slowdown in Earth’s rotation by introducing ‘leap second’ after 23.59:59 on 31 December<p>Counting down to 2017 will take longer than usual this New Year’s Eve as horologists compensate for a slowdown in the Earth’s rotation.<p>To be precise, it will last an extra second. …

Hubble closes out 2016 with a glorious megamaser

The galaxy you see in Hubble's newest release is called IRAS 16399-0937, and it's located 370 million light-years away from Earth. And if it doesn't look like your regular everyday galaxy, like the neat spirals and ellipticals, well, it's because it isn't one. It's what is known as a megamaser, a …

15+ Iceland Photos You Won’t Believe Are From This Planet

Even if you are living under a rock, you must have heard already that Iceland is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. With only around 320,000 …

24 Photos From a Travel Photographer That Prove the World Is a Beautiful Place

Travel photographer and T+L Social Ambassador Lucy Laucht took some time to share her favorite photos with us.<p><i>The T+L Social Ambassadors are a team</i> …

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15 Unforgettable Trips To Plan In 2017

At the beginning of 2016, I left my job at a travel magazine to strike out on my own as a freelance travel writer. What I didn’t know at the time is …

Which Is Worse: Dessert or Alcohol? (We Asked the Expert)

Would you rather have a chocolate truffle or glass of wine? How about a warm cookie out of the oven, or a zesty margarita?<p>Let's talk about sugar and alcohol: two things that have been somewhat demonized in the wellness world yet are still big parts of many of our favorite indulgences. A good glass …

Vintage photos of New Year's Eve celebrations

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- New Year's Eve celebrations are as old as the holiday itself, and Clevelanders have found themselves ringing in the New Year on …

Vast vintage Volkswagen collection near Cornwall is about to double

After being bitten by the Volkswagen bug at a young age, Joe Leroux has amassed what is probably the biggest collection of rare, vintage Volkswagens …

Alice Isaaz’s five beauty essentials

BEAUTY INSIDER SECRETS<p><b>From her signature fragrance to her haircare savior and the candle that scents her home, the French actress reveals her beauty</b> …