John Lau

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Gym Hacks Personal Trainers Use That Most People Don't Know About

By: <i>Erin Kelly</i><p>@erinkellysays<p><i>Credit: BARANQ/SHUTTERSTOCK</i><p>While most suckers shell out hard-earned money for a chance to sweat it out at the gym, personal trainers actually get <i>paid</i> to be there. They must be doing something right.<p>Like any professional, they keep some secrets of the trade to …

The Chandelier That Produces a Shadow Forest of Wild Trees

A year and a half ago, we told you about <i>Forms in Nature,</i> a stunning light sculpture by Hilden & Diaz (Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz) that casts shadows of trees throughout a room. The 3D printed piece takes eight hours of assembly by hand. Created in Copenhagen, the beautiful chandelier took the world …

Banana–Chocolate Chip Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

16 Servings<p>This cake is perfect for beginners—it’s moist, forgiving, and easy. Jif creamy peanut butter is our favorite for the decadent frosting.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>CAKE<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1½ cups sugar<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

Dessert

23 Boops That Will Give You Faith In This Cold, Dark World For 2015

Where once there was Darkness, now there is Boop.

Cute Animals

Dog Has Cat's Back

Hello and thank you for the insane cat pictures.<p>Below you will find an example of dog heroism.<p>A cat in need of protection receives it and a further escalation is avoided. That is obviously good news.<p>But more needs to be done to get at the root of the problem that caused the initial conflict between …

Fish Fingers and Custard

My Neighbor Totoro Bed

3Comments<p>$269.99 USD<p>By<p>Editor's Rating:<p>Give you kids a giant sized Totoro in an eco-friendly way by replacing their current beds with this My Neighbor …

Star

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Star Trek: Prelude to Axanar short is online, and better than anything Abrams is doing

The incredible fan film that finally reveals the details of the four-year war between the Klingons and the Federation is online, and you need to see …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Architecture

Uncorked, Part One: A Guide to Wine Varietals

[ubergrid id=89735]<p>For a long time we’ve been put off by wine — its rules and regulations, its esoteric language, its arcane, Old-World naming …

How To Make Your Hamster Thin In A Few Simple Steps (VIDEO)

Finally, you can stop wondering how to flatten your hamster. Just follow the simple steps in the video above and voilà! You'll get some quality #HamsterThighGap.<p>Don't worry, it's not what you think...