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Amid Superstorm Sandy's Havoc, A Win for Wildlife

A year after Hurricane Sandy smashed into the U.S. East Coast, some of the beaches and ocean areas are better for birds and marine life.<p>Hurricane Sandy's waves arrived at high tide, destroying 650,000 homes, flooding lower Manhattan, and inundating coastal wetlands. In a few places, however, the …

Finest Roman-British Sculpture Found in London

Exquisitely carved limestone sculpture adorned emperor's tomb 1,800 years ago.<p><b>Archaeologists excavating at the future site of a 16-story hotel in London have uncovered a 1,800-year-old statue of an eagle with a writhing serpent in its beak.</b><p>The statue was carved in limestone from the Cotswolds and …

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Reader Recs: World’s Best Ghost Towns

A zombie craze is sweeping the globe — with more films and television shows centered around the undead popping up in popular culture than ever before. Eerily abandoned cityscapes and bereft countrysides devoid of life are a common feature of zombie-ridden, post-apocalyptic worlds, but there are …

Slovenian Farmers Take Back Dairy Distribution Through Vending Machines

Slovenians have some creative vending machines, like the one that dispenses tooth brushes or another that spits out personalized pizzas, but by far the most successful are the mlekomats!<p>As the story goes, a few years ago, supermarkets and chains used their monopoly to drive the price of milk so low …

China’s Stone Temple Pilots

A Buddha carved into rock at the <b>Yungang Grottoes</b> has looked over the bleak plains of northern China for more than 1,500 years.<p>This seated, 82-foot-tall figure stands out among the 51,000 Buddhist statues enshrined here in a honey­comb of stone grottoes built in the fifth to sixth centuries.<p>Pilgrims …

New Apps You Should Know

Since new apps get released at an incredible rate, we figured it only fair to keep you abreast of the best. Stop sifting through all the terrible …

The Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining: How to Make and Drink Whiskey

If you are planning on making your own whiskey, or anything for that matter, it helps to have a knowledge of its history and nuances to better …

Mushroom, tomato and white-bean stew recipe

A comforting recipe for mushroom and bean stew from Susie Acheson, the head chef at Deans Court, an 11th-century manor house in Dorset<p><i>Serves 4</i><p>1½ tbsp olive oil<p>2 medium onions, chopped<p>2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped<p>1 tsp dried thyme<p>1 tsp ground fennel seeds<p>a pinch of dried sage<p>340g cremini or …

20 GIFs Proving Russia Is The Most Bizarre Place On Earth

In the past we've looked the Russia's space program propaganda, their thrilling landmarks, their peculiar online social networks, their sexy pin-up …

Portraits in Airline Seatbelt Buckles

Here at Neatorama we love the work of the Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian. We’ve seen her re-arrange book titles to create stories, mend …

Hipster Riding a Camel

John posted about the story of how Ashlee Owens rode her horse to the DMV to get her driver's license back - and that was hard to top, but I think …

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The Brilliance of Yoga

Follow in the footsteps of Monroe, Moss and Dafoe. Love yoga.<p><b>Marilyn Monroe</b> was a big fan and learnt from Indra Devi, often considered the First Lady …

Beauty: Hollywood red lipstick

I have countless red lipsticks, but a classic Hollywood red, the colour of Welsh Guard uniforms and fairytale toadstools, is a makeup staple. It's sexy and glamorous but smart, powerful and age-appropriate on everyone except the very young. It's an instant cheerer-upper. I know the moment I put on …

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Lost in the Multiplex is here to bring you independent reviews of both newly released and classic films. Instead of obsessing over the latest trends …

Movie Review - 12 Years a Slave (2013)

<b>12 Years a Slave</b>, 2013.<p>Directed by Steve McQueen.<br>Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Brad Pitt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Fassbender, Sarah Paulson, Paul …

Steve Coogan: knowing me? No way

One rainy Friday in October, Steve Coogan takes a trip from the Lake District to an expensive part of London. He rolls into town a man in transit, still half-dressed for the country with a yellow tweed cap pulled down round his ears. The car ferries us through sodden streets to a private members …

Adam McKay wants to release alternate cut of Anchorman 2 in theatres

When dealing with a film like <b>Anchorman</b> that has a cast capable of endless amounts of comedic gold, it’s likely that they’ll be a lot of laughs left …

Aboriginal hunting practice increases animal populations

Burning approach mixing practical philosophy and knowledge leads to near doubling of lizards and improves habitat.<p>In Australia’s Western Desert, …

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'Veil of ignorance' can benefit social animals - Futurity

Ignorance about kinship ties can favor cooperation and prevent conflict among animals, say biologists at Washington University in St. Louis.

The science and magic of wine-making

… a new friend is as a new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure. <i>Ecclesiasticus 9:10</i><p>I grew up on tales of my Dad's 1970s homemade hedgerow wines. Their fruity aroma and potency were legendary. All that remains of this heady era are five very dusty bottles of "vintage" wine sitting …

Why Engineers Want To Put B Vitamins In 3-D Printers

Almost every day it seems there's a new use for 3-D printing.<p>In medicine, the printers are already making prosthetic hands, hearing aid cases and parts of human ears.<p>But the materials used in some 3-D printing processes could be toxic to humans, particularly if the products get inside the body. So …

Electric Brain Stimulation Helps Rats With Spinal Cord Injuries Walk

The discovery could hold promise for paralyzed patients.<p>Stimulating a set of neurons deep in the brain has allowed rats with severe spinal cord injuries to walk almost normally again, a group of Swiss researchers reports in <i>Science Translational Medicine</i> this week. The rats were not completely …

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What is the difference between a lager and an ale?

Hint: it has nothing to do with the beer's flavor.<p>For the average beer drinker, the difference between an ale and a lager comes down to how the beer looks, smells, and tastes. Ales tend to be fruity-estery, while lagers are clean-tasting and frequently described as "crisp." But to a brewer, the …

Glow-In-The-Dark Paths Could Be The Future Of Street Lighting

Particles absorb light during the day, then emit a blue glow at night.<p>Evening visitors to Christ's Pieces park in Cambridge, England are basking in the glow of a whole new type of street light. Starpath, a new type of resurfacing material being tested within the park, absorbs ultraviolet light …