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Three Minnesota Brothers Created the Most Epic Snow Sculpture

It's a wonder to behold — and all for a good cause.<p>Every winter since 2012, three brothers from New Brighton, Minnesota, take to their snow-laden front yard and transform it into a massive thing of beauty. Collecting their material from all over the neighborhood, Austin, 21, Trevor, 20, and Connor, …

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

3 Questions You Need To Answer Before You’ll Have The Life You Want

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1G7kpKu<p>In life, we come across all sorts of decision points, particularly if we choose to go into …

Produce More by Removing More

Aristotle talked about three kinds of work: theoretical, practical, and poetical. The first searches for truth. The second is practical with an …

A Global Museum: How Flipboard Can Help Bring a World of Ancient Wonders to Classrooms Half a World Away

Being born and raised in Australia, it was easy for me to feel isolated from the rest of the world, especially as I developed a love of history as a child. I recall my disappointment when I learnt that the lands of the Romans, Incas and Medieval Europe were on the other side of the world from where …

THE SELECTS: SCHATZ Images: 25 Years

Inside the Making of the Next Great Canned Beer

America’s next great canned beer is about to be unleashed in a somewhat unlikely place: New York City.<p>Any beer fan will tell you: Despite being …

Carlsberg boss: 'We are behind Special Brew and won't get rid of it'

Winston Churchill is usually associated with brandy and cigars, but James Lousada, chief executive of Carlsberg UK, is keen to link his name with a …

Beer

The Super Bowl's Riskiest Ad

Is Budweiser laughing with or at Millennials?<p>In November, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> published "Bud Crowded Out By Craft Beer Craze," reporting that among beer drinkers 27 and younger, just 44 percent had tried Budweiser beer. Among all drinkers, "Budweiser volumes have declined in the U.S. for 25 …

Beer war brews between Amstel and Castle

Amstel Light packaging has raised the ire of Castle Lite. Photo: Facebook / Amstel<p>JOHANNESBURG - Brandhouse Beverages has been ordered to change the …

Anheuser-Busch should buy these craft beer brewers next

Start your breathing exercises and pick your mantras now, craft beer groupies: Anheuser-Busch InBev is going to buy another brewery.<p>We don’t say this …

Beer

What Do Animals See in the Mirror?

Asian elephants, magpies, and great apes are among the species that can self-recognize.<p>Reflect on this: What do animals see when they look into a mirror?<p>Our Weird Animal Question of the Week came to us from @iscavenger, who tweeted us after reading our January column "Why Do Dogs Watch—and React …

Klean Kanteen Offers New Line of Insulated Solutions

When it comes to taking fresh, draft beer on the go there are many various containers to make this happen. There’s the typical old glass growlers or …

Stainless Steel

Mars One Picks 100 to Compete for One-Way Red Planet Trips

The Dutch-based Mars One venture says it's winnowed down its list of applicants to 50 men and 50 women who will compete for the chance to take a one-way trip to Mars. Yes, that's the reward — not the punishment. The Mars One project plans to put on a reality-TV competition to select 24 prospective …

The inspirational tech guru who's owning cerebral palsy like a boss

<b>(CNN) —</b> Disability doesn't mean disadvantage. And Farida Bedwei, a celebrated software engineer from Ghana, is proof of that.<p>Born in 1979, Bedwei was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at the age of one -- cerebral palsy is an incurable neurological disorder that affects body movement and muscle …

Autism

Five Mags: The Art of Analogue Film

MagMaker / December 17, 2014<p>Why shoot on film? Anyone with either an entry-level DSLR or smartphone camera can snap some beautiful shots and share …

Why Tech Can't Help Us Find Missing Airplanes

<i>This article was originally published at the Daily Dot.</i><p>In an era where it’s possible to track a stolen Macbook Pro at the click of a button, it seems …

MacBook Pro

14 quotes that drove the news in 2014

When all is said and done, a lot was said in 2014.<p>When all is said and done, a lot was said in 2014.<p>From memorable campaign lines to revealing emails to jaw-dropping gaffes, pols and pundits drove the news with quotes that kept America talking and PR flacks working overtime. As the year comes to a …

30 great New Year jokes and quotes

Your South Africa Photos

Expert guide to Cape Town

Essential information<p><b>British High Commission:</b> Cape Town: 00 27 21 461 7220<p><b>UK Embassy:</b> Pretoria: 00 27 12 483 1200; britain.org.za<p><b>Emergency services</b>: dial 082 911 or 084 911 (ambulance), 10111 (police and fire). To contact any emergency service from a mobile phone, dial 112<p><b>Medical care</b>: to find the …

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, …

Beer you order like coffee – is this the future?

There’s only one thing a true beer-lover loves more than beer, and that’s variety.<p>If you are an aficionado, your eyes may light up when you stumble …

The surprising countries that consume the most beer per capita

It's International Beer Day! We'll be sipping a crisp pint later tonight, but first we've decided to map the world according to beer consumption per capita. Which nation is most enamoured by those sweet amber suds?<p>The answer to that question is resounding: the <b>Czech Republic</b>. According to research …

Mintel: Big brewers should target non-alcoholic beer sweet spot in Europe

<i>“Non-alcoholic beer has huge long-term sales potential, both in Muslim-dominated regions and health-conscious but beer loving Western markets,”</i> …

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

Here's The Moment When Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai Left Jon Stewart Speechless

Malala Yousafzai, 17, won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday along with the Indian children's rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, 60, for "their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."<p>Yousafzai first caught the media's …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

Want to work smarter, not harder? Learn from the best.<p>Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me,</i> …

Productivity

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …