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The Star Wars Comic's New Stormtroopers Look Absurdly Awesome

The very best of what <i>Star Wars</i> can be often comes with <i>Star Wars</i> at its silliest. Like the Dark side and the Light, there must be a balance between …

Russia begins military operations in Syria as Putin sends 28 jets

US says 12 fighter jets and 12 support aircraft have arrived in recent days in Syrian air base in Latakia, where four jets were stationed last week<p>Russia has begun its first military operations in Syria, and poured in 28 fighter jets as it becomes more deeply involved in the conflict, US officials …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language

Learn how to ‘skin a watermelon’ with this quick tutorial

Need a cool party trick? This might just be it.<p>A new video posted online this week aims to explain how to “skin a watermelon.” Mark Rober walks viewers through the process, which he says takes about 10 minutes to complete.<p>The instructions call for two watermelons, of similar shape and size. Step …

This graffiti artist's 'experiment' with the authorities escalated hilariously

LONDON — A British graffiti artist's year-long battle with a local council – and how that squabble transformed an otherwise unremarkable brick …

Streetwear

Articles about 11 amazing midcentury renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>Architect Janet Bloomberg infused a mid-century kitchen with her 21st-century taste to create a whimsical yet thoughtful new...<p>Danish architect Jesper Pedersen reimagines a Lloyd Ruocco midcentury, putting …

Architecture

Could the Planets in Star Wars Actually Support Life?

The <i>Star Wars</i> franchise always has been long on imagination. Fantastic creatures, giant spaceships, man-made death moons—the galaxy far, far away has …

Star Wars Celebration: The 40 funniest, weirdest costumes in the galaxy

The four-day festival of Lucasfilm fandom known as Star Wars: Celebration, which was held in Anaheim, California, has officially wrapped — so it's …

Star Wars

Blue Jays’ Pillar takes away homer with one of the greatest catches in franchise history

There is kind of this loose rule at Rogers Centre where the baseball players are not supposed to be messing around with the padded coverings that protect the front of the outfield fences.<p>Kevin Pillar ignored that edict Wednesday night and, in doing so, made what will be hailed as one of the …

Daily Deals: Star Wars Digital Movie Collection, Vita + Borderlands Bundle for $170

Darth Vader's gone digital, Motorola's Moto 360 watches are on sale and you can grab Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes for $8.<p>Want more deals? Join …

Articles about eye sky urban apartment overlooking nycs high line on Dwell.com - Dwell

An apartment overlooking the High Line in New York City captures views of a constantly changing urban landscape.<p>Amidst much anticipated celebration, the High Line on the west side of Manhattan has finally opened.<p>The QueensWay would turn an abandoned stretch of Long Island Railroad track into the …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Why Your Bitmoji Looks So Much Like Your Actual Face

Bitmoji has nailed the concept of making adorable, eerily accurate cartoon avatars to text to your friends. Here’s how they did it.<p>The other day, I texted a friend my Bitmoji, a lookalike cartoon avatar I created using this app. “Wow,” he said. “That actually looks strikingly like you.” He isn’t …

Hair Color

10 Creative DIY Pallet Ideas for Your Garden

With spring in the air, now is the time to head outdoors and beautify your patio, yard and garden areas. Pallets provide an inexpensive, easy way to …

HitFix

Marvel’s ‘Cloak & Dagger’ Showrunner Joe Pokaski On Crafting The Kind Of Heroes The World Needs Now<p>Colin Trevorrow Has Plenty To Say About 'Idiot Men …