Betty Huang

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These 'Smart' Ballet Shoes Digitally Paint Dancers' Fancy Footwork

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ballet is an exquisite, ephemeral expression. A dancer’s delicate footwork vanishes into thin air as quickly as it’s created, but it doesn’t have to. Not anymore.<p>Enter a pair of “smart” shoes you probably never expected: A sensor-laden …

Tiramisu Cupcakes

Turn the traditional Italian dessert on its head by serving it as a cupcake.

Cupcakes

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

UK Puts Export Ban on Rare 1800s Photo Album in an Attempt to Keep It in the Nation

The British government is scrambling to keep a rare photo album from the 19th century from being sold to a foreigner and exported from the nation. It …

7 korean beauty brands you’ve got to check out

seriously amazing stuff<p>The Korean beauty industry is pretty much always one step ahead of the game. After all, one of our holy grails—the BB cream—comes from Korea. And, luckily for our product-loving souls, Korean cosmetics are increasingly easier to come by in the US: They're now sold at Urban …

A photographer traveled the world to see how beauty is defined in 37 countries

The budding photographer made it to 37 countries and every continent except for Antarctica.<p>During her travels, she photographed hundreds of beautiful women in their own cultural surroundings to compile her new project "The Atlas of Beauty." It shows a range of faces from the Amazon rainforest to …

Humanities

Irresistible Cupcakes That Take the Cake

We've tracked down 10 of the tastiest hand-held treats out there, from the wonderfully plain Jane to the just plain wondrous maple-bacon …

10 lost literary works to rival Harper Lee's 'Mockingbird' sequel

LOS ANGELES — Wherever Harper Lee's <i>Go Set a Watchman</i> has been hiding all these years, her publisher certainly sent a ripple through the literary …

20 best hand drawn free fonts

The beauty of the internet as a designer, which i really love is theres tones of awesome free fonts to download and use in your web projects. A …

Typography

The Most Sought-After Bottles Of Liquor In 2014

These are bottles you might not easily find on the shelves of your local liquor stores. Many spirit enthusiasts turn to Caskers, an online marketplace offering a variety of artisanal and rare liquors, to find them.<p>Caskers, in turn, has put together a list of the bottles customers hunted down the …

Real-life models transform into designer fashion dolls for Vogue Paris

Trust Vogue Paris to come up with this cool concept! Instead of displaying overly expensive designer wear on Barbie dolls, Vogue took models …

Dolls

Edward Snowden: The Untold Story | WIRED

SCROLL DOWN<p>The message arrives on my “clean machine,” a MacBook Air loaded only with a sophisticated encryption package. “Change in plans,” my …

The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

Arabian Sea

Incredible French barn finds could fetch over $18M [w/video]

Heartbreaking Beauties On Display In Varying States Of Decay<p>We all dream about taking a drive and discovering the mythical barn find of a vintage Shelby Cobra or Porsche Speedster hidden way under a sheet, totally forgotten. An upcoming auction from Artcurial in France on February 6 proves that …

'A Place To Go' Turns Full-Size Vacations Into Adorable Little Beverages

If you had to describe your city in one beverage, what would it be?<p>Apparently, Paris is a big, classy glass of cabernet, with a side of lipstick and a misty moon floating above.<p>In "A Place To Go, Please," photographer Jason McGroarty re-mixes photos of our favorite beverages to include mini …

Heroes, Villains, and Pop Culture Characters Go ‘Super Flemish’ in 16th Century Style Portraits

What if Superman was born in the sixteenth century? What if the Hulk was a Duke? How might Van Eyck have portrayed Snow White? These are the …

Using Clipping Masks and Drop Shadows to Turn Any Portrait Into a Sculpturesque Image

Although they often get overlooked in the Photoshop workflow, clipping masks can make for some very interesting effects in images. A perfect example …

This Couple Sold Everything To Take A Dream Trip Around The World

Three cocktails later, Danika remembers, the couple had decided to quit their jobs to travel abroad for six months. "Chris can pretty much get me to say anything when he bribes me with good food and cocktails!" she said laughing.<p>From there, it was a whirlwind. The plan was originally to spend one …

San Francisco

Where modern Vikings play

Most visitors to Norway’s fjords head northwest from Oslo, but a sailing adventure farther south yielded stunning hikes, dizzying views and an incredible leap of faith.

Hiking

The Stradivarius Affair

It isn’t every day that a street criminal—a high-school dropout with two felony convictions—is accused of stealing a centuries-old violin worth as much as $6 million. But nothing about the heist of the Lipinski Stradivarius, which galvanized the music world last winter, was normal, or even …

Ebola outbreak: Get up to speed with the latest developments

<b>(CNN) —</b> A second worker tests positive for Ebola at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. A nurses' union issues a blistering critique. And WHO fears the outbreak will get far worse before it gets better.<p>With multiple developments under way, here's what you need to know Wednesday to get caught up on …