Cristhian M

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Swedish Meatballs

Preheat oven to 200 degrees F.<p>Tear the bread into pieces and place in a small mixing bowl along with the milk. Set aside.<p>In a 12-inch straight sided …

This Is What Sound Would Look Like in a Sublime Saccharine World

Make some noise for Ion Oprea’s digital delights in ‘See the Noise.'<p>Spinning tops and faded-out cubes are a visual representation of sound, pushing and pulling within their realities. The appeal of the objects are their digitization melded with the idea that sonics can appear pastel. Though the …

Bay Area San Francisco hikes: 10 trails with scenic endings - Curbed SF

<i>Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in August 2016. It has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>Spring is here, folks. And now that sunny weather has arrived, it’s time to prepare for a nice weekend trek, preferably someplace jaw-droppingly gorgeous. Just be sure to slap on …

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"Body Marbling" Is Body Painting's Trippy Cousin

This UV-reactive paint dip will turn your skin into a work of glowing art.<p>What happens when traditional Turkish paper art meets body painting and rave culture? Just ask Black Light Visuals, creators of a blacklight-reactive body marbling technique that’s making waves in the festival scene.<p>Body …

When you learn this Buddhist master's 21 rules of life, you'll completely realign your priorities

Ever heard of Miyamoto Mushashi?<br>If not, he was an expert Japanese swordsman, Buddhist and ronin.<br>He became renowned through stories of incredible …

Double-fried French fries | Recipes

1) Peel the sides of the potatoes, leaving the ends with the skin on. Cut the potatoes into 1cm slices and then slice into 1cm sticks.<p>2) Fill a large …

Here's Our First, Tiny Glimpse of Samurai Jack Season 5

It’s very short, but oh so sweet.<p>Adult Swim has dropped another new teaser for the incoming return of Genndy Tartakovsky’s beloved animated series, …

Henry Gunderson at 247365 (Contemporary Art Daily)

Shoes Etc. is Henry Gunderson’s second solo show with the gallery, consisting of five new paintings, a sculpture, and a charity shoe drive.<p>Where …

Art

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.<p>For the last 10 years, Sabeena Karnik has worked in the paper medium, pushing its boundaries and experimenting with its different capacities and styles. It wasn’t until a few years ago that the artist stumbled …

Do Certain Sounds Enrage You? Neurologists May Know Why

If the sound of a co-worker repeatedly clicking his pen can send you into a flaming furor, take heart: You’re not being hypersensitive, and you’re …

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Alton Brown Says We've Been Making Grilled Cheese Sandwiches All Wrong

Switching over to this method pronto.<p><i>Grilled cheese sandwich.</i><p>Those three words immediately conjure up some serious nostalgia and an intense desire for a heavenly, cheesy taste of our childhoods. But Alton Brown is here to tell us all that we've probably never tasted a <i>real</i> grilled cheese sandwich.<p>In …

Hubble's Spacetime Warps Confirm That the Universe Is Expanding Far Faster Than Expected

By using a space-time quirk first predicted by Einstein, the Hubble Space Telescope has also made it clear that our theories to explain the evolving …

Universe

Life, but not as we know it: Scientists engineer first semisynthetic organism with three-base-pair DNA

Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) claim to have created the first stable semisynthetic organism with extra bases added to its …

Genetics

Nobody Knows Where A Black Hole's Information Goes

According to Google, Stephen Hawking is the most famous physicist alive, and his most famous work is the black hole information paradox. If you know one thing about physics, therefore, that’s what you should know. Before Hawking, black holes weren’t paradoxical. Yes, if you throw a book into a …

Physics

A Radical New Hypothesis Claims to Have a Simple Explanation For Dark Energy

What if the Universe had leaked energy?<p>For decades, scientists have puzzled over the fact that our Universe is expanding. Logically, gravity should …

How mindful breathing will make you more successful and less anxious

“Breathing is the fundamental unit of risk, the atom of inner courage that leads us into authentic living.” — Mark Nepo<p>As you sit here reading this, …

25 Beautiful Zen and Tibetan Buddhism Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Zen Buddhism and Tibetan Buddhism come from schools of Buddhism. Zen Buddhism tends to emphasize regular meditation practice and insight into daily …

How Do You Know That You Love Somebody? Philosopher Martha Nussbaum’s Incompleteness Theorem of the Heart’s Truth, from Plato to Proust

“The alternations between love and its denial, suffering and denial of suffering … constitute the most essential and ubiquitous structural feature of the human heart.”<p>“The state of enchantment is one of certainty,” W.H. Auden wrote in his commonplace book. “When enchanted, we neither believe nor …

New Theory About Dark Energy Breaks Law of Conservation of Energy

Dark energy (not to be confused with dark matter) is the stuff that let’s scientists know the universe is expanding at an accelerated rate. Although …

Dark Matter

Lonely, Futuristic Humanoids Inhabit a Stunningly Detailed CG World

Felix Rothschild's characters are just like us, plus a few millennia of evolution.<p>Lone humanoids dance, leap, kneel, float, and curl up in unnatural surroundings when artist Felix Rothschild opens his mind's eye. His characters, most of which were produced during a 180-day daily art challenge, look …

Perfect Classical Music Mashup Merges 52 Famous Songs Into One Amazing Track

In this brilliant mashup of classical music, Grant Woolard manages to turn 52 masterpieces from 31 famous composers into a single track that anyone, …

Your appendix might serve an important biological function after all

One of the first things you learn about evolution in school is that the human body has a number of 'vestigial' parts— appendix, wisdom teeth, tailbone — that gradually fell out of use as we adapted to more advanced lifestyles than our primitive ancestors.<p>But while our wisdom teeth are definitely …

The 11 Most Mesmerizing GIFs of 2016

Our favorite loops of the year are so hypnotic you might fall in.<p>Nothing calms the nerves like a perfectly looping GIF, except maybe a shot of good whiskey. You shouldn't drink 11 shots of whiskey in five minutes, but you can definitely get lost in these 11 GIFs. Hell, take 10 minutes. We read the …

GIF Animations

The Only Comic You Should Read Today Features Santa Beating the Crap Out of Krampus

I would not be doing my job, on today of all days, if I did not tell you that you really should read the <i>Power Man and Iron Fist Sweet Christmas</i> <i>Annual</i> …

Thich Nhat Hanh Quotes

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? If you haven’t, he is a master Buddhist teacher who is renowned for his amazing wisdom on self-compassion, mindfulness …

Digital Christmas Trees to Upgrade Your Apartment | GIF Six-Pack

Thanks to GIFs, you'll never sweep up pointy pine needles again.<p>Christmas trees are a nice thought, but the pointy pine needles and inevitable shattered ornaments can make them more trouble than they're worth. That's where the internet comes in: Festive souls with little patience for slowly dying …

Who owns your tattoos? It might not be you.

CLOSE<p>“People may think that because the ink is under their skin and they paid for it, that they own that work," Drake law professor Shontavia Johnson …

Revealing Santa's Identity to Older Kids Is So Joyful with This Mom's Brilliant Explanation

It's a sad day for many parents when your kids stop believing in the magic of Santa Claus. But one mom just made it possible to feel happier about …