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These College Students Claim Their Cafeteria Food Is Racist

Some Oberlin students say the dining hall food disrespects their cultures.<p>A group of Oberlin students say their school's dining hall efforts to serve traditional Asian cuisine have become downright offensive. Banh mi, a Vietnamese sandwich, which should be made with grilled pork, pickled veggies …

Pluto is enveloped by a hazy halo, and nitrogen ice may flow on its surface

Another week, another batch of surprising discoveries about Pluto from New Horizons — the NASA spacecraft that made the first-ever close flyby of …

Solar System

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule Allows You to Live Off the Grid Anywhere in the World

Slovakia's Nice Architects recently revealed several exciting details about the Ecocapsule that will give you the opportunity to live anywhere in the world. Ecocapsule is a micro-shelter that operates off-grid by using sustainable technology such as solar power, rainwater collection and filtration, …

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How to Change a Car Fuse in 8 Easy Steps

Believe it or not, you can do this.<p><i>Whether it's the rattling that comes and goes with the moon phases, a timing belt that obeys only changes in barometric pressure, or the sudden flickering of that dreaded check engine light, certain car problems require the professional experience and honest</i> …

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Watch David Letterman Kiss Julia Roberts for the Last Time

27 years of action comes to an end.<p>Tuesday night, David Letterman resisted a farewell kiss from Howard Stern with all his might. Last night, he was a little more open to the idea of going lip-to-lip with Julia Roberts, who visited the <i>Late Show</i> for her 26th and final time.<p>The kiss with Roberts …

David Letterman

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Beloved Silicon Valley Entrepreneur David Goldberg Dies Suddenly

A much-admired and beloved figure in the tech and media scene, he was also my friend, and the news of his loss is simply devastating.<p>David Goldberg, one of Silicon Valley’s most high-profile, well-regarded and well-liked entrepreneurs, died suddenly last night of undetermined causes.<p>News of his …

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Organize apps on your Samsung Galaxy device

When you’re done removing junk from your Android storage, it’s time to do some organizing. Here are some tips to help you regain that new, uncluttered Android experience.<p>Sometimes keeping your Android device clean is about more than deleting files to free up storage. Hiding apps you don't plan on …

Apps

Turning Real People Into Anime Art

Real life looks different from anime and manga. That's OK! But here's what three dimensional humans might look like if they were two-dimensional …

Anime

Use the Microwave to Dry Your Herbs for Long-Lasting Intense Flavor

Like oysters and princes, herbs are nearly always at their best when they're fresh. But we've all been there: you buy a bunch of parsley from the supermarket for those two tablespoons of garnish that you need, a week goes by, and you suddenly find yourself with a whole lot of fresh parsley that's …

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Will Ferrell Says Racist Frat Song 'A Real Argument For Getting Rid' Of Fraternities Altogether

During a conversation with the New York Times last week, actor Will Ferrell called the racist behavior of a fraternity at the University of Oklahoma "a real argument for getting rid of the system altogether."<p>Ferrell was a member of Delta Tau Delta during his undergraduate days the University of …

Fraternities

The Invention of the Perfect Cup of Coffee

How the creator of the Aerobie became the King of Java at 76<p>Last year my electric coffeemaker broke. I was about to buy another when I stumbled upon …

7 Inspiring Steve Jobs Quotes That Just Might Change Your Life | Inc.com

He came, he saw, he conquered...and he left behind some words to live by:<p><b>"I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance."</b><p>Everyone says they go the extra mile. Almost no one actually does. Most people who do go there think, …

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Fatherhood

A Chef Explains How to Make Kale and Other Healthy Foods Not Taste Awful

The prune-based sauce is great on chicken (Bringardner likes to make it with port, cloves, ginger, black pepper, and star anise if you have it). Here are some other helpful hints from the chef:<p>When roasting <b>beets</b>, line your baking sheet with parchment paper (so you don't stain it). Bake at 400ºF for …

11 Reasons Your Crazy Cat Obsession Makes You Happier And Healthier

Feline fans, rejoice: Your cat isn't just a cute and cuddly ball of fluff -- he's also incredibly good for your health.<p>Even pet owners who prefer puppies can't deny the major benefits that come along with caring for a furry friend of either species. Science shows that pets can help prevent …

How to make the perfect Irish coffee

Irish coffee is one of those irredeemably naff drinks that, done well (or consumed late enough in the evening), are actually really, really nice. (See also, the pina colada, the frozen daiquiri, and almost anything containing blue curaçao.)<p>Its poor reputation stems from the fact that it is often a …

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Valve partnering with HTC to make virtual reality headsets

Valve's virtual reality device is called the Vive, and it is being made by HTC. Today in Barcelona, the CEO of HTC revealed that the company is partnering with Valve to develop the headset. HTC says it will be available to consumers before the end of the year.<p>"We believe that virtual reality will …

Leonard Nimoy's final tweet is beautiful, and it broke my heart

My dad was — and is — a huge <i>Star Trek</i> nerd, and when I was a kid he'd excitedly show me episodes of the original series in syndication. It was a show that he watched in college, he'd say, explaining why Kirk was Kirk, Bones was Bones, and most importantly, why Leonard Nimoy's Spock was Spock. One …

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The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.