Jo Carr

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The 27 Most Important Moments From The Oscars

A recap of Hollywood's biggest night, including an appearance by Glom Gazingo.

A Designer Shares Her Master-Bathroom Wish List

I’m in the planning stages of a major renovation to my 100-plus-year-old San Francisco cottage — a big component of which is the addition of a master …

Home Improvement

A bedroom with just a bit of a view. See the rest of the house here: http://www.contemporist.com/2015/01/30/a-family-home-with-270-views-in-cape-town/

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

Excavation uncovers secret underground Nazi WMD factory

Suspiciously high radiation levels around the Austrian town of St. Georgen an der Gusen had long fueled theories that there was a buried bunker nearby where Nazis had tested nuclear weapons during WWII.<p>Those suspicions came one step closer to being confirmed last week after the opening of a 75-acre …

Archaeology

The Definitive Reading List of the 14 Best Books of 2014 Overall

I consider my annual best-of reading lists a kind of Old Year’s resolutions in reverse — unlike traditional resolutions, which lay out an aspirational list of priorities for the new year, these represent a look back at the books that proved themselves most worth prioritizing over the setting year. …

Being Single: Not the Same as Being Alone « Relationships

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

U.S. officials have concluded that the North Korean government ordered the hacking attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment — a breach that led to the studio cancelling the planned release of "The Interview". One U.S. official told NBC News that the country "can't let this go unanswered."<p>The officials …

North Korea

DIY Carne Asada Kit on Food52

Melissa Guerra<p>DIY Carne Asada Kit<p>Meet the Maker<p>Melissa Guerra<p>San Antonio, TX<p>Latin America may be just be a short plane ride away, but it's often easier to find authentic European delicacies than a steaming cup of Mexican hot chocolate or perfect flour tortillas. No more: Melissa Guerra is our …

Cooking

Cedar & Eucalyptus Wreath with Burlap Ribbon on Food52

Creekside Farms<p>Cedar & Eucalyptus Wreath with Burlap Ribbon<p>Meet the Maker<p>Creekside Farms<p>Monterey County, CA<p>Creekside Farms specializes in artisan wreaths and garlands -- but these aren't your average berry-studded holly pieces. Drawing inspiration from surrounding flora and using natural products, …

Decorations

Inexplicably Green Cat Turns Heads in Bulgaria

A purring feline in the Bulgarian seaside resort town of Varna has been making headlines because of its unusually emerald green fur. Although several …

Missing Cat Reunited With His Owner After 12 Years

Toby the cat who went missing 12 years ago has been reunited with his human, Jemma Lough. He disappeared from his home in Braintree Essex back in …

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

Space

30 Latest Links to Photography Tutorials, Special Features and Amazing Photos

Another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by as Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners of the internet looking for …

Photography

The 17 best drone videos that gave a whole new perspective to 2014

Drone photography came into its own this year.<p>Quadcopters with cameras got better and cheaper, turning more people into drone hobbyists and professional aerial videographers. Drones were used for cityscapes, nature walks, concerts, real estate listings, disaster surveys, Olympic sports—even …

Drones

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014: 'Snowpiercer,' 'Begin Again,' 'The Immigrant,' and More

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

Classic Entryway Mirror Organizer – Large

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Cyber Monday

Man uses Facebook to find FedEx package allegedly stolen from doorstep

A Texas man's surveillance camera catches someone allegedly taking a sweater for the man's son from the man's doorstep. His Facebook friends help get the package back.<p>Technology can expose you, but it can also protect you.<p>One Texas man is very grateful for two technologies at his disposal that, he …

Houston Rockets

14 innovations that improved the world in 2014

These aren't just gadgets that charge your devices faster or "groundbreaking" apps — they have potential for lasting impact. They can change the …

The 30 Best iPhone Apps to Download Now

Just pick up a new phone? Or simply have an afternoon to burn and want to download some toys? These are our must-have iPhone apps.

U2 Postpone 'Jimmy Fallon' Residency Following Bono Injury

"It looks like we will have to do our 'Tonight Show' residency another time," the band said. "We're one man down"<p>U2 was forced to postpone their …

Music

20 Ways To Play Guitar Better

Getting better on guitar is all about learning. You may think you’re doing fine, but all players can improve with some thought about what they’re …

PRACTICE & TRAINING: Top 5 Guitar Practice Habits

GUITAR THEORY: Chord Position Double Stops