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How To Build Your Dream Bed With No Effort And Little Money

Your bed is definitely one of the most significant and most used pieces of furniture. Here you spend at least one third of your life, relaxing, …

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

A New Bathroom Philosophy: Must Collection by Altamarea Bathroom Boutique

Using precious materials such as Brown Onyx, Paonazzetto, Fior di Pesco Carnico, along with stone and wood, Altamarea Bathroom Boutique created a …

Biz Ladies: Saving For Major Life + Business Events

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from previous contributor and CEO of Smart Cookies, Sandra Grahame. Sandra has shared her financial strategies on</i> …

A Young Designer's Idea-Packed Studio Apartment

At home with Amanda Nisbet designer Ali Fuge.<p>After working in public relations for a couple of years post-college, Ali Fuge's heart was leading her in a different direction. "From a young age, I always loved the idea of creating a home," she says. "But I never thought of it as a real career path." …

Everything we know so far about this year's biggest and best festivals. What band are you most looking forward to on this summer's lineups and why? http://nmem.ag/utykt

Children's diets 'far too salty'

<b>Children in the UK are eating far too much salt, with much of it coming from breads and cereals, research suggests.</b><p>Children should eat less than a teaspoon of salt a day, but 70% of the 340 children in the study published in Hypertension ate more than this.<p>Breads and cereals accounted for more than …

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Researchers create 'thinnest possible' LEDs at only three atoms thick

LEDs are already pretty tiny, but they just got a whole lot smaller. Researchers at the University of Washington have built what they say are the "thinnest-possible LEDs" — tiny lights that measure just three atoms thick. "Such thin and foldable LEDs are critical for future portable and integrated …

2014 NASA Women's History Month Profile, Teresa Vanhooser, MSFC

Human Baby Ready To Combat Xenomorph Queen

We were frightened by The Machines all this time. But will The Infants be our last hope? [A NEW FILM FROM LEGENDARY DIRECTOR JAMES CAMERON]<p>A parent in Germany created this robo-suit--the P5000 Powerloader from "Aliens"--for his 13-month-old child. Here, according to the YouTube description, is how …

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: what we know – and what we don't

Finding missing aircraft can take days or months; unravelling what went wrong can take years. But accounts from Malaysian authorities and others involved in the search operation and investigation into flight MH370 have been particularly confusing and, in some cases, contradictory.<p>Has any trace of …

Spritz's speed-reading tech shows up to 1,000 words a minute, makes its debut on Samsung devices

Two weeks ago, we were so busy getting hands-on with the new Samsung GS5 and Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch that an exclusive app for the two devices flew completely under our radar. That "app," as we call it, isn't really an app at all: it's Spritz's speed-reading technology, and if all goes according …

Robotiky Is (Yet) Another Cute Way To Teach Kids Coding Using Robots

Say hey to Robotiky: a robot designed to be programmed by kids using a simplified drag-and-drop software interface on their computer.<p>It’s getting hard to keep track of all the startups looking for cute ways to crack a hard problem: teaching kids how to code without boring them to death.<p>There are …

The Elegant Secrets Of Flying Snakes

Flying snakes are mysterious. How do they soar? Without wings or other helpful appendages, how do they glide from tree to tree?<p>A team of American scientists, including Lorena Barba of George Washington University and Jake Socha of Virginia Tech, has been studying the small flying snake – about a …

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The Truth About 'The Most Interesting Man In The World'

For over 40 years, Jonathan Goldsmith worked as a journeyman actor with hundreds of IMDB credits to his name.<p>In 2006, he booked the role of a lifetime: the spokesperson for a Dos Equis beer campaign that soon made him known to millions as "The Most Interesting Man In The World."<p>Goldsmith lived and …

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Do Plants Sleep?

I’ve been thinking a lot about sleep lately, mostly because I wrote a story on the topic for the March issue of Popular Science. Sleep, of course, is a key part of our lives as humans. We do it every night (or at least we should). We also see other animals sleep, from our pet dogs snoozing at our …

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Alexis Hunter obituary

The titles of Alexis Hunter's works of art say it all: Approach to Fear; Voyeurism; Violence: Destruction of Evidence; Identity Crisis; Effeminacy; Sexual Warfare; Masculinisation of Society; Oh No!; Dialogue with a Rapist. These were the ideas and themes that preoccupied Alexis, who has died of …

Danila Tkachenko’s Fascinating Portraits of Men Living in the Woods

The images in Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko’s series, <i>Escape,</i> express an undeniable desire to get away from it all. Quiet portraits of men …

iPhone Meets Hasselblad: Analog and Digital Unite in Ukraine

<i>The above image shows a viewfinder video portrait of a man called Oleskiy by the barricades of Hrushevskoho street. Feb. 27, 2014 in Kiev,</i> …

30 Awesome Photography Links From Around the Web

As another week passes us by Toad Hollow Photography has been looking high and low on the internet for the very best links to tutorials, features, …

Meet Your 2014 Core77 Design Awards Jury Teams, Part 2

Time is running out! You only have a little more than a week left to submit your designs to the 2014 Core77 Design Awards! Yesterday, we announced …

A Brand New Eichler Home? Now It’s Possible.

Desert Eichler Homes from KUD Properties is bringing sexy back. In the form of Eichler homes.<p>Between 1950 and 1974, Eichler Homes built over 11,000 …

Test Drive: 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid

by Davis Adams<p>Subaru recently invited CH to Key West for a lesson in the brand’s values, as well as an introduction to their very first green car­: the 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid. Of the car's design, Michael McHale (of Subaru North America) says, “Our customers are three times more likely to cycle, …

Kids, Going to Sleep Just Got a Lot More Fun!

With help from designers at Mathy by Bols, it might just be easier to get your kids to go to sleep at night, or at least get them to sleep in their …

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