Dannielle Carter

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Decoding Vincent Van Gogh’s Tempestuous, Fragile Mind

Most people are familiar with his many famous paintings. But the real Van Gogh, the manic genius, the tortured artist, is best understood in his …

Watch This Woman Try On 100 Years' Worth of Hair and Makeup Trends in Just One Minute

The evolution of beauty looks is amazing.<p>Time flies in this video of a woman being made over to showcase the most iconic beauty looks of each decade from the past hundred years. Which year did it best?<p><b>Follow Brooke on Twitter.</b>

Hair

Giving Stephen Hawking a voice

Stephen Hawking first met Gordon Moore, the cofounder of Intel, at a conference in 1997. Moore noticed that Hawking's computer, which he used to …

Stephen Hawking

The 11 Most Important Cats Of Science

I can haz scienz?<p>[Special thanks to materials scientist Joe Spalenka for letting us use his photoshopped image of Watson And Crick Plus Chloe The Cat.]

8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

Fire up your natural calorie burn ASAP.<p><i>This article was written by Paige Greenfield and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Yeah, yeah, yeah, you've heard it all before—all you need to speed up your metabolism is to build more muscle, drink lots of ice water, and try to spend less time sitting, …

Nutrition

Neil Gaiman on the meaning of fairy tales

Neil Gaiman tells Gaby Wood that every fairy tale is a loaded gun<p>"You don't need princes to save you," says Neil Gaiman, speaking about his new fairy tale, The Sleeper and the Spindle. "I don't have a lot of patience for stories in which women are rescued by men." And so, in his slim, gilded, …

Books

The New 'Normal Barbie' Comes With an Average Woman's Proportions — and Cellulite-Sticker Accessories

It’s a month before the holidays and you’re grappling with a serious toy buyer’s dilemma: 0n the one hand, you kind of just want to get your kid a …

Adorable Blind Rescued Owl Has Eyes That Look Like Twinkling Stars

Meet Zeus, a blind Western screech owl with eyes that look like windows to another galaxy glittering with stars. The adorable little owl was found lying on a porch one morning after he flew into the side of the house because he was unable to see where he was going. After a visit to the vet, the …

11 Incredible Photography Tips That Have Nothing to Do with the Camera You Use

The great team at Artifact Uprising has created a strong list of tips by some of the top mobile photographers on Instagram. Having been engulfed in …

The Healing Power of Kindness

<i>By Lloyd Dean & James Doty, M.D.</i><p>We've all heard the old adage that an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but what about a smile?<p>An extensive scientific literature review sponsored by Dignity Health and conducted by the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE) at Stanford …

How Sharing Food Makes You a Better Person

Bad news for anyone planning a lonely night of delivery for one: sharing a meal with others actually makes you a better person, suggests a new study …

Landscape Photographer of the Year 2014

How To Dry Herbs

A good pasta sauce or roast is never complete without a selection of tasty herbs. The problem with purchasing herbs at the store… total sticker shock …

Duchess Grows 'Poison Garden' That Can Kill

(Newser) – When Jane Percy became the Duchess of Northumberland in 1995, she inherited a fancy new title, a castle—the one used as the Hogwarts …

How deadly does your garden grow?

Michael Leapman assesses the dangers that lurk in the undergrowth<p>Most garden mishaps are caused by machinery – careless use of lawnmowers, hedge-trimmers and the like – and very few are fatal. So it was doubly alarming to read of the tragic death of <b>Nathan Greenway, a 33-year-old gardener on a</b> …

French designers hack a 3D printer to make a tattooing machine

Paris design studio Appropriate Audiences has combined a 3D printer with a tattooist's needle to form an automated tattoo "printer" that can create …

Fantastic Surreal Landscapes by Painter Jung-Yeon Min

Paris-based artist Jung-Yeon Min paints fantastic, dreamlike landscapes that are both beautiful and intriguingly grotesque. Playing with form, space, perspective, and scale, the Korean-born artist uses acrylic on canvas to create surreal scenes filled with warped expanses of land, towering organic …

If you’ve got a spare pumpkin that hasn’t been slated for a tasty pie, our friend Nic Persinger may have found the perfect solution. Nic carved the appropriate holes and then outfitted the pumpkin...

If you’ve got a spare pumpkin that hasn’t been slated for a tasty pie, our friend Nic Persinger may have found the perfect solution.<p>Nic carved the …

Pumpkins

Heart of The Desert

Inventables Launches 3D Carving Machine on Kickstarter, Reaches Funding Target in Minutes!

These are exciting times for those looking to get into digital fabrication, as the technology really is starting to trickle down. With MakerBot the …

Anura Pocket Drone Offers Truely Portable Smartphone Controlled Flying (video)

If you fancy owning and flying a pocket drone the new Anura might be worth more investigation, as its aims to raise $100,000 over on the Kickstarter …

If Star Wars was Set in an 80s High School

Professional comic book artist and illustrator Denis Medri imagines what Star Wars would be like if it was set in an 80s high school (think <i>Breakfast</i> …

Everyone’s going crazy over these cat headphones on indiegogo

These headphones are purr-fect! UC Berkeley alumni Wenqing Yang and Victoria Hu have unlocked the secret to selling lots and lots of headphones: …

The Sun Looks Uncannily Like A Jack-O-Lantern, Just In Time For Halloween

Halloween is on its way, and everyone’s starting to get into the festive spirit. Even the sun, it seems, wants to get in on the fun.<p>On Wednesday, the same day that skywatchers were treated to a full "blood moon," NASA captured a spooky image of the sun looking uncannily like a glowing …

Can You Solve The Puzzle In This Book? If So, The Writer Will Give You $500k.

You might remember James Frey as the man who wrote <i>A Million Little Pieces</i>, an autobiography of sorts about his battle with drug addiction. Frey was later criticized for fabricating parts of his memoir, including but not limited to a train-car wreck that was central to the book itself. Anyway, that …

STAR WARS Inspired R2-D2 and C-3PO Wedding Rings