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Art & Painting

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Saatchi Art

#ArtistoftheDay Lana Picciano http://goo.gl/tRo1Eq

A Beer Cocktail with a Twist

A beer cocktail with a twist? Bottoms up!<p>Aperol, a slightly-bitter, slightly-sweet spirit, isn't traditionally used in beer cocktails. But why should that stop you? A Belgian-style wheat beer, lemon juice, and just a touch of Aperol will cure all that ails you.<p>Get the recipe: Aperol Mist

Cocktails

Olive Oil Gelato

Using a hand mixer, beat sugar and egg yolks in a large bowl until pale yellow, about 5 minutes. Add oil in a steady stream, and continue beating …

These Odd Food Combos Are Surprisingly Great

Sometimes the most unexpected foods are totally brilliant together—pickles and whiskey, anyone?<p>We don't always choose our best friends; sometimes, life just sends us a person and is like, "Hey, despite the fact that you guys don't have a lot in common, you are destined to be in each other's lives …

Cooking

Avocado Breakfast Recipes That'll Make Your Heart Sing

There's not really a wrong way to eat avocado. But there's definitely a right way, and that's with breakfast.<p>The savory green fruit is an egg's best friend. It creamifies an a.m. smoothie without hesitation and it transforms a bland piece of toast into a sought after delicacy.<p>Start your morning …

BA's Best Banana Bread

Makes one 8½x4½" loaf<p>Here at BA everybody has their favorite banana bread recipe. We made every one—14 to be exact—until we came up with a collective favorite. Dark brown sugar is key and a dollop of mascarpone makes for superior tenderness. Walnuts optional but encouraged. This is part of BA's …

Breakfast

Southwestern Grilled Chicken with Lime Butter

Southwestern Grilled Chicken Recipe with Lime Butter<p><b>Yield:</b> 8<p><b>Prep Time:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Total Time:</b><p>50 minutes<p>Grilled chicken doesn’t get …

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Check Out These Awesome Gadgets From the Tokyo Toy Show

The world's smallest multicopter, "QuatroX", measuring approximately 2.5 inches wide and 1 inch high, is demonstrated at<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Kiyoshi Ota—EPA

Gear & Gadgets

Hidden 'Ocean' Discovered Deep Underground Near Earth's Core

We may have another "ocean" to add to the world map -- only this one is hidden hundreds of miles beneath our planet's surface.<p>A new study suggests that a hidden "ocean" is nestled in the Earth's mantle some 400 miles beneath North America. The hidden reservoir, apparently locked in a blue …

True Facts About The Duck

Ducklings are popular pets, but there are a few things you should know before giving one to your innocent child.<p>Spring is the season when parents everywhere like to give their adorable children a pet duck. Then, after the cute fluffy yellow duckling grows up into a large smelly noisy white barnyard …

Zebra + Donkey = ‘Zonkey’ at Mexico Zoo

Mexico

It's popping! Color, that is! See all of the colors that are popping on this...

It's popping! Color, that is! See all of the colors that are popping on this art journal page by becca2531 on flickr: http://goo.gl/YZNaac …

art journal page ideas

aj1pe by lrmcdonald2000 http://flic.kr/p/ja32pK | Art Journal Pages

South Korea ferry: Body count reaches 113

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1070000/1070971_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524297947_321a5807e79c326d6e2af6d845e64e99<p><b>The confirmed death toll from the South Korean ferry that capsized last week has reached 113, as divers recovered more bodies from the sunken …

South Korea

Jenga-Like Hotel Idea Uses Shipping Containers as Rooms

At first glance, the <i>Hive-Inn</i> resembles a colorful set of stacked blocks that are reminiscent of the fun-yet-challenging game, Jenga. They are much than that, of course, and the individual elements make up a proposed hotel concept by Hong Kong-based architects at OVA Studio. The building, designed …

Awards

Spectacular Natural Phenomenon: Indonesian Volcano Emits Glowing Blue Liquid

Erupting volcanoes are a spectacular experience that very few people actually witness in person. The dangerous environments and amazing natural phenomenon is most preferably viewed from great distances. However, photographer Olivier Grunewald finds the up-close exploration of volcanoes to be an …

Geology

Colorful Layers of Paper Form Intricate Sculptures and Patterns

Paris-based designer Maud Vantours is a master at constructing incredible 3D sculptures and mesmerizing patterns out of paper. After carefully cutting out assorted shapes, she meticulously builds up layer upon layer, superimposing the papers to create intricate and colorful works of art. Her paper …

Sculpture

Bubble Gum Frosting Cupcakes with Gelatin Bubbles

Let's not take things too seriously today.<p>Instead, let's make cupcakes with bubble gum frosting and use way too many sprinkles. Let's be crafty and …

Mug Cakes: 100 Speedy Microwave Treats to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Mug cakes are quick and easy cakes that are perfect when you want to bake up just one or two servings of dessert instead of a whole sheet cake or …

Let's Decorate Cupcakes!

April 10, 2014<p>Let’s Decorate Cupcakes!<p>Hey guys! I have a fun event to share if you’re in the Atlanta area and you love cupcakes and cute! I’m …

Cupcakes

Princess: Impossible

In honor of National Princess Week, I've arranged to have some of the world's most <i>famous</i> royalty come and visit! Woot woot!<p>But then they all …

Nordic Ware Pinata Cake Pan

A pinata cake is a cake that has a surprise inside, just like the pinatas that you might find hanging up at a kids birthday party. The cakes are …

The Kelpies: why Scotland's new public art is just a pile of horse poo

Andy Scott's mammoth £5m horse sculpture has just been unveiled in Falkirk. It's big, bold and bland, but is it really art? Neigh!<p>Scotland has unveiled the latest misbegotten "masterpiece" of public art. It is big. It is bold. And it is rotten.<p>Glasgow's Andy Scott is the artist responsible for the …

The world's best animal architecture - in pictures

Tree ants forming chain gangs, love nests built by bowerbirds and a whole graveyard of termite mounds ... here are the most amazing homes animals can build<p>• Animal Architecture by Ingo Arndt is published by Abrams on 1 May

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