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7 Kitchen Decorating Ideas That Are Already Trending for 2017

It's time to get out of that stainless steel rut.<p>Leanne Ford's one of those designers who makes you go, "Ugh, really?!" As in, "<i>ugh, really</i>, you just swapped out these chairs and suddenly my stuck-in-the-'90s shabby chic kitchen looks Pinterest-worthy?!" Or, "<i>ugh</i>, <i>really</i>, all I needed was a matte …

Science proves that people who correct typos and grammar are usually jerks

We all suspected it, but now we finaly have the empiricial proof - grammar nazis are assholes. Researchers at the university of michigan have drilled …

Linguistics

Weird Loops Of Genetic Material Help Cause Cancer

Scientists have shown that an unusual form of genetic material can help cause blood cancers.<p>While DNA stores life’s instructions, another genetic material – RNA – relays information. Some RNA molecules are copied from DNA as genes that encode proteins. But only 2% of the human genome consists of …

Leukemia

Newly Discovered Star Has an Almost Pure Oxygen Atmosphere

But good luck breathing in the bone-crushing gravity.<p>A newly discovered star is unlike any ever found. With an outermost layer of 99.9 percent pure oxygen, its atmosphere is the most oxygen-rich in the known universe. Heck, it makes Earth's meager 21 percent look downright suffocating.<p>The strange …

There’s a reason some birds don’t seem to fly south for winter anymore, scientists say

The birds and the bees are telling humans about much more than sex, a new study released Thursday says.<p>They are a harbinger of climate change, with species swapping habitats like a game of musical chairs as regions in Europe and the United States warm. Populations of American robins that winter in …

Birds

People Who Constantly Point Out Grammar Mistakes Are Pretty Much Jerks, Scientists Find

But you probably already knew that.<p>Scientists have found that people who constantly get bothered by grammatical errors online have "less agreeable" …

Science can help explain why too little sleep makes us so emotional

If you’ve ever tossed and turned at 3am, you can probably attest to the fact that sleepless nights lead to bad mornings. Every minor mishap seems to set you off. You might snap at your spouse for forgetting to buy coffee filters, respond brusquely to a well-meaning co-worker, or blink back hot …

Psychology

New Flu Drug Gives Your Body More Time To Defend Itself

And it works incredibly well<p>Dying from the flu can be a lot like drowning. As it progresses, the influenza virus affects the cellular barrier between the circulatory and respiratory systems, allowing other bodily fluids to leak into the lungs and causing them to fail. In the past, flu-fighting …

Pro-Palestinian group criticizes TV series over Jerusalem scenes

The U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, a group that objects to American support for Israel, is criticizing USA Network over its new event series "Dig," which premiered Thursday.<p>Because "Dig" was produced with the assistance of a grant from the Israeli government and the pilot includes …

This Clever Duvet Cover Trick is Going to Change Your Life

The "duvet burrito" makes changing your cover SO much easier.<p>Nothing says frustrating like trying to put on a duvet cover by yourself. In a world of iPhones, robo-vacuums, and all sorts of tech gadgets, you'd think we would have found a simpler solution to this cumbersome housekeeping task by now. …

Articles about modernize-your-life-6-new-items-alessi on Dwell.com - Dwell

Good Small Spaces start with Good Small Occupants.<p>With less stuff, you’ll need fewer square feet to jam it into.<p>When most people consider modernizing their home, they imagine this project is going to set them back a small fortune.<p>Preparing for move can bring a fresh revelation of how much stuff you …

Small Spaces

Articles about eight daring designs mexico city on Dwell.com - Dwell

Michel Rojkind and Gerardo Salinas of Rojkind Arquitectos have taken on commissions all over the world, but the work they have...<p>Last week, we shared our discoveries from Caravana Americana by LAGO, Mexico City’s design fair that showcased the best of Latin...<p>Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and …

Mexico City

Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Wallpaper

Designer Meg Braff shares her best wallpaper tips and tricks.<p>Designer Meg Braff shares her best wallpaper tips and tricks.

10 DIY Projects That Are Past Their Prime (And How To Update Them)

DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcomebut they're ready for an update.<p>DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcome—but they're ready for an update.

44 Household Items You're Using Wrong

Use these hacks to make the most out of what's around your house.<p>....And how to use them better. Use these hacks to make the most out of what's around your house.This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com

11 Problems Only Perfectionists Understand

There's no such thing as "good enough."<p><b>1. You're not satisfied unless you see results.</b> You could be scrambling to meet a huge deadline at work or just trying to make the perfect fruit tart. If your dish doesn't look like it should be in a cooking magazine, you're not satisfied and feel like nothing …

Plants & Seeds

Plants & Seeds<p>Mammoth Viva La Violet (Pansy) - 1735K<p>$3.25USD from Stokes Seeds<p>Plants & Seeds<p>Mammoth Queen Yellow Bee (Pansy) - 1735G<p>$3.25USD from …

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Country to contemporary, traditional to modern, Harriet Anstruther Studio can do it all, and the resulting spaces are the most calming, inviting and …

Web Design

Before & After: A Bar Cart Worth Toasting

(Image credit: Shannon Acheson)<p>Despite its peeling handles and faux wood shelves, Shannon had plans for this thrift store bar cart. With a little …

Thrifting

The Smartest Hardwood Floors We've Ever Seen

Is this tech feature the new trend?<p>Could your hardwood floor actually remove toxins and improve the air quality in your home? It sounds like a very tall order, but Lauzon Flooring's Pure Genius line has made the concept a reality.<p>Activated by light and air movement, this super smart floor is said …

Best Online Sources: Table Legs for Furniture DIY Projects

(Image credit: The Floyd Leg )<p>One of the fastest ways to update an existing table (either changing the look or the function) is to put new legs on …

Furniture

25 Homemade Valentine's Day Gifts Anyone Will Love

Plain old roses don't hold a candle to these crafty ideas.<p>Don't just focus on your sweetheart this Valentine's Day — DIY something nice for family and friends too. These heartfelt presents can help you spread the love.

30 Great Kitchen Design Ideas

Fabulous ideas for any kitchen.<p>If you're ready to design a kitchen but don't know where to start, we've got just the thing to help. From the simple to the sublime, our collection of 30 fabulous kitchen ideas — gathered from some of the nation's best designers — is sure to inspire. Plus: 60 …

4 Dream Kitchens: Get the Look

One for every style.<p>Drawn from our October 2014 issue's featured stories, these rooms prove that the hardest-working space in the house can also be supremely stylish. There's one for every decorating style.

15 Halloween Makeup YouTube Tutorials That Are To Die For

Halloween makeup tutorials are what separates amateur YouTube vloggers from the professionals. And every year, the stakes get higher as all sorts of props and products are used to morph into ghoulish girls and guys.<p>After falling down the YouTube rabbit hole, we've resurfaced to bring you 15 epic …

The Experts The Ebola Response May Need: Anthropologists

As the Ebola outbreak gains steam, experts continue to deploy to the region.<p>Teams from Doctors Without Borders, the World Health Organization, the U.S. military and others are in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia assembling treatment centers and fighting the deadly virus.<p>There's one group of experts …

The 10 Dirtiest Spots in Your Kitchen

Use this cleaning checklist to kill all the germs in your cooking zone.<p>Think your kitchen is squeaky clean? Not so fast. "Moisture and food particles make it the perfect environment for growing germs that can make you sick," says Kelly A. Reynolds, PhD, an environmental microbiologist at the …