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This 18-Month DIY Kitchen Makeover Will Make You Jealous

Black and white, who knew we could love you even more?<p>Black and white, who knew we could love you even more? Wait until you see how the classic combination works wonders...

Infiniti's Head Designer Walks Us Around the Q80 Concept, Hints at Future

Infiniti has a great record of producing dazzling auto-show concepts. Sadly, the Japanese brand has been, to date, considerably less adept at turning any of these into production reality. So we will have to take Alfonso Albaisa, the company’s design director, at his word when he promises that the …

Luxury Lifestyle

2015 BMW M4 Manual

We drop the clutch in BMW's latest hot-rod coupe.<p>The high-tech <i>tour de force</i> that is the new BMW M4 is packed with enough bits and bytes for the M faithful to seriously question what the Ultimate Driving Machine has become. Since the coupe shares its new-age guts with the equally fresh M3 sedan, we …

Hot Rods

50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

Gary Player

The very best chilli concoctions - Telegraph

The Elder Scrolls Online (The Arrival Cinematic)

9 Designers' Bold Painted Floors

Nine designers show off their colorful floors.<p>Is your brown wood floor a bit of a bore? Nine designers show how they've used paint to make bold and colorful statements underfoot.

Mesmerizing Photo Series Captures Nature at Its Best

Photographers Maxime and Florent Courty are two brothers who share a common passion. Both siblings have a soft spot for landscape photography. Based …

Cannabis Cuisine Takes Colorado with Gourmet Munchies, THC Soda, Food–Pot Pairings

With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the cannabis-cuisine industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food-pot pairings<p>With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the food industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food–pot pairings. Welcome to the new cannabis cuisine!

Cannabis

National Geographic Travel

Best of 2013: Pig Beach, the Bahamas island where pigs and humans swim together

Holiday packing for men

Packing! Why do people make such a meal of it? Here's a jetsetter's guide to travelling light but well prepared<p>¡<i>Hola</i>! I am on holiday in Mexico. And yet I am still writing this column because, guys, I will never let you down. ¡Never! Also, there's a contractual necessity, but let's not dwell on …

Starting fire with water

Astronauts on the ISS are experimenting with “supercritical water,” a form of water with a strange property: it can help start fire.<p>When firefighters …

Space

Ventev USB Chargers

In our collective, constant quest to keep all mobile devices charged, CH came across two great options from Ventev that had us super-charged. The company covers all the mobile and wireless bases, from phone accessories and charging packs to wireless infrastructure packages, but their battery and …

Gear & Gadgets

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

While it’s Saturday, and there isn’t much news in the video game world, I absolutely must point you to a fantastic read over at Eurogamer. Their piece, “The Secret Developers: Wii U – The Inside Story,” is written by an unnamed dev who worked on an early 3rd party Wii U title, and who has now spent …

Unknown Force Kicks Stars Out of Milky Way. Really.

If you could see it from the outside, the Milky Way would look like a majestic spiral of stars and glowing gas, rotating on its axis once every 200 …

Accidentally Awesome: Fireworks Mishap Results in Amazing New Year’s Photo

Sometimes a great photograph takes months of planning and patience to capture. Other times, you simply have to be in the right place at the right …

Why Exercise Is The Key To Work-Life Balance

Getting enough exercise doesn’t just make your butt look good; it also can save it in the office or at home.<p>Maybe you should be asking your boss for midday workouts.<p>Interesting research published in the <i>Harvard Business Review</i> shows that exercise isn’t a selfish indulgence (how dare you care about …

Exercise

Surreal Sculptures of Disintegrating Animals

Tomohiro Inaba is a creative sculptor who produces eye-catching figures that look like they are disintegrating into thin air. The Japanese artist's steel sculptures titled <i>Promise of Our Star</i> and <i>Next to the World</i> are particularly effective in the visual illusion. Each figure offers a duality that …

Sculpture

Brazil's newest billionaire has supermodel Gisele Bundchen to thank as he joins the ranks of the world's richest. http://onforb.es/KODveD Photo: Pedro Grendene Bartelle (left), Gisele Bundchen and Alexandre Grendene Bartelle (right), during an event in Brazil. Credit: Grendene S.A.

We Hear: 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Debuting in Detroit?

Could the long-rumored, high-performance 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat make its debut at the Detroit auto show? That could be the case according to the Mopar-mad folks over at <i>Allpar</i>.<p>Detroit would be the natural place for Dodge to launch its answer to the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 and the …

Sports Cars

Beautifully Accurate Glass Sculptures of Deadly Viruses

<b>H5N1</b><p>In 2004, artist Luke Jerram began a visually scientific sculpture series entitled <i>Glass Microbiology</i>. With help from both expert virologists and talented glassblowers, Jerram has created a collection of glass sculptures accurately depicting some of the most prevalent viruses out there, including …

Microbiology

Cook Yourself Damn-Good Stew This Season

Or daube, or whatever you want to call it, because thanks to the polar vortex, we need it now<p><i>>> RELATED: A Delicious Beef Stew With Ale Recipe</i><p><b>It being cold,</b> me being fat, and meat being as good as it is, the thought has occurred to me more than once lately that I ought to make a heavy stew. After …

Cooking

Volkswagen's Beetle Dune Concept Previews Future Bug Crossover

In the year 2000, Volkswagen introduced us to the Dune concept: an off-road-ready New Beetle powered by a 2.3-liter V-5 that drove all four wheels via a six-speed manual. It was never destined for production, and frankly had little basis in reality. But now there’s a new Dune concept, the Beetle …

Detroit Auto Show

Behold the First Ever Image of a Planet and Its Star Over 63 Light Years Away

Although it might not seem like much, the photo above might just be the most extraordinary image you have ever seen. Not because of crazy high …

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

How to Achieve the Look of Timeless Design

What makes timeless home design? Have you ever picked up a magazine from another era and thought to yourself that you could be looking at something …

A-Z of unusual ingredients: xanthan gum

This week in our search for exciting new kitchen ingredients, X is for xantham gum - a useful powder which makes gluten-free baking a breeze<p>Xanax, Xylitol, Xylene - 'X' is the letter of pharmaceuticals, fertilizers and rat poisons. The letter of chemists, not chefs. 'X' words are acceptable on the …

How financial advisers are investing for 2014

Divergent market moves and concerns about higher interest rates ahead are two of the factors that have propelled some financial advisers to tweak …

Investing