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A desert dome that inspires rock stars and star-gazers

The acoustically perfect Integratron rises out of the dusty Mojave Desert like a UFO, embodying the extra-terrestrial elements that inspired its construction.<p>There is nothing in the world quite like the Integratron. Standing 38ft-high and constructed entirely of old-growth Douglas fir, the …

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Banana S'more Nut Bars

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>15 whole graham crackers (about 8 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) dark brown sugar<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted<p>10 ounces high-quality milk chocolate (such as Lindt or Scharffen Berger), finely chopped<p>…

6 Ways to Dress Up Corn on the Cob

Here are six ways to make your corn even more flavorful.<p>Summer corn barely needs embellishment, but if you’re of the belief that more is more, here …

Tony Stewart to skip second NASCAR race since Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

Hours after funeral services were held for Kevin Ward Jr., the 20-year-old driver struck and killed during a race by Tony Stewart's car, Stewart's team said the former NASCAR champion would skip his second consecutive NASCAR race this weekend.<p>Stewart "decided not to compete" in the NASCAR Sprint …

Pictures of the Week 8.7.14

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John Dillinger's death

Twenty-three people died of the heat on this date, but the death that drew the most attention was that of a 31-year-old Indiana man who, on his birthday a month earlier, had been declared Public Enemy No. 1 by the FBI.<p>At the time of his death, handsome, daring bank robber John Herbert Dillinger was …

The life and death of Vincent van Gogh

<i>The following script is from "The Life and Death of Vincent van Gogh" which originally aired on Oct. 16, 2011 and was rebroadcast on July 29, 2012.</i> …

The first detailed Moon photo was taken 50 years ago today

Until 50 years ago today, we had never seen exactly what the Moon's surface looked like. As the Space Race heated up, NASA launched the first Ranger probe in 1961, intending to capture photographs and scout the way forward for a human landing. But a rocket on Ranger 1 failed to fire, sending the …

Pictures of the Week 8.14.14

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Five Ultimate Iced Tea Recipes

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Iced tea is as much a part of summer as maxi dresses and movie sequels. But a lot of bottled teas load up on sugar or artificial ingredients—not so refreshing. …

15 Red, White and Blue Rooms That Are Impressively Patriotic

These stylish spaces proudly pay tribute to America all year long.<p>These stylish spaces proudly pay tribute to America all year long.

9 Pimm’s Cup Recipes to Toast Wimbledon

Much like the Kentucky Derby, Wimbledon is the perfect excuse to trade your PBRs in for some fancy cocktails. So put on your Lacoste, dig out your cocktail shaker and try out these classic summer Pimm’s cup recipes. We rounded up nine of the best ways to enjoy the U.K.’s liquor of choice. Cheers, …

Djokovic Beats Federer in Thriller: Pictures

The Decorating Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Home's Value

The unexpected little details that could cost you big time.<p>Thinking of selling your home...even one day? Real estate experts weigh in on the unexpected little details that could cost you big time in the long run.

Why We Smile And How To Spot A Fake One

Flickr/Nana B Agyei<p><b>BI Answers: Why do we smile?</b><p>Studies have shown that smiling can help us cope, make us feel good, and even increase our longevity.<p>Some say we even smile in the womb and can understand the social significance of those toothy grins very early on. "At just 10 months, for instance, an …

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Articles about how make your tiny yard feel spacious on Dwell.com - Dwell

We can’t change the size of our backyard, but there are many simple ways to make your outdoor space feel larger than it is....<p>Just because your kitchen is on the smaller side doesn’t mean you can’t make it as efficient and effective as possible.<p>Creating a space worthy of an Instagram is one thing …

Small Spaces

Discarded marble tiles form products by Paolo Ulian and Moreno Ratti

Italian designers Paolo Ulian and Moreno Ratti have created a collection of prototype products made from unwanted marble tiles.<p>All seven items in …

5 Glasses Every Wine Lover Should Own

Minnie Dee, sommelier at NYC's first fully functioning winery City Winery, breaks down the glasses every wannabe wine connoisseur should invest in.<p><b>Bordeaux:</b> This wine calls for a broad rim glass bowl, created for a fuller bodied wine such as a Syrah, Cabernet, Merlot, Zinfandel or Malbec. The …