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Photos of the Week: 12/13-12/19

This week we have Santa Claus on a zip line in Brazil, a replica White House in Erbil, Iraq, freezing weather in Asia, the Taliban attack in Peshawar, Reindeer in Scotland, and the hostage crisis in Sydney, and much more.

How to Turn a Giant, Melty Cookie into a Dinner Party Dessert

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i> <i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Ghirardelli</i> <i>-- try their 60% cacao chips in a skillet cookie this holiday season.</i><p><i>Today: Our favorite dinner party</i> …

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The Hot Summer Look For Really Hairy Guys

(Image Via Seriously For Real)<p>There’s a fun new personal grooming trend aimed at guys with lots of body hair, those lucky(?) guys with a thick coat …

Proof Is in the Pot: Legal Weed Gives Colorado Business a Boost | Inc.com

New Year's Day 2014 was the first day Colorado allowed licensed vendors to sell marijuana to anyone 21 years or older, making buying a bag of pot virtually the same as buying a six-pack of beer. Just 24 hours later, the state's retail marijuana shops, most of which are in the Denver area, surpassed …

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32 Iconic Photographs of Twiggy

Namibia is one of the least populated countries in the world, relative to its size, with vast tracks of uninterrupted pristine landscape. Driving the gravel roads you won’t see another car, person or power line for hours. The night skies are light pollution free—and you may think you are alone, camping on the Skeleton Coast beach, until you look up and see the rest of the universe staring down on you. Photo by @kengeiger w/@kaigner

Esee Izula Survival Wallet

You carry a lot of stuff in your wallet — ID, debit cards, cash — but none of those are going to help you in the wilderness. The contents of the Esee …

Clever Ideas for Loft Beds

Sleeping space is adventurously tucked away in an alcove above the kitchen, accessible by a track ladder that slides...<p>When not in use as the headboard, the large redwood slab folds down to become a desk.<p>Of the seven steps in Michael Pozner’s not-quite-500-square-foot aerie in Greenwich Village, …

Book-Cut Illustrations

Thomas Allen is an illustrator and designer who plays making collages and 3D paper art with books’ illustrations. Paper figures in relief come out of …

Clive Cooper’s Watermelon Carvings

Vancouver sculptor and extreme pumpkin carver Clive Cooper of Sparksfly Design also carves watermelons in the off-season. Because most …

This Artist Only Uses Her Fingers to Paint and the Results are Amazing

In 2009 while living abroad, artist Iris Scott underwent a stroke of lucky laziness one afternoon when it was too hot outside. Scott opted not to …

Amazing Double Amputee Kitten Learns How To Descend the Stairs On Her Front Legs

In this video posted by Megan Brocato, an amazing double amputee kitten named Boots, saved from euthanasia by Life is Better Rescue in Colorado, …

Can Nerd Culture and Sex Combine?

Eve Beauregard has with over 300,000 Facebook fans and travels the world dressing up as superheroes and comic book characters. But do girls like her have a place in nerd culture?<p>Elliot Rodger, the 22-year-old virgin who killed six people and wounded a dozen others, did so in what he called “The Day …

10 Things You Absolutely Need In The Bedroom

How many can you check off the list?<p>The pieces and ideas you need for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. How many can you check off the list? This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

Single-Family Home In NYC Showcases Townhouse Architecture At Its Trendy Best

Remember the opening shot of the movie ‘Stuart Little’, or even the first few pages of the illustrated book? The story starts off in this traditional …

15 Relaxed Rooms for Summer Living

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15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

Women's Health

How to Become a Morning Workout Person<p>Even if you're an early bird, getting up before the sun rises to go sweat your butt off can be seriously daunting. The good news: It's possible to become a morning workout person (with relatively little pain). Just follow these 7 steps<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Pack …

Planning Your Future Is Pointless. The How And Why Of Embracing Uncertainty

Wondering what the future holds is a tough question at any age. Instead of trying to figure it all out, get comfortable with the discomfort of uncertainty.<p>I had a 15-year-old write to me and ask about figuring out what do do with her life.<p>She writes:<p>As a high-school student I’m constantly being …

New Tree Murals by Pablo S. Herrero | Colossal

<p>Here’s a number of new pieces from last year or so by artist Pablo S. Herrero (previously), almost all of which are collaborations with either David …

Here's Proof That Exercise Changes Everything

While most of us are probably aware of the powerful benefits of regular exercise, we're clearly not all convinced: Just about 20 percent of American adults over the age of 18 meet the government's recommended guidelines when it comes to physical activity, according to a CDC report.<p>The average adult …

Andrew scissor fingers? Edward scissor Jackson?

How To Not Suck At Making The Transition From School To The Real World

All around the country, people who’ve never had a full-time job or paid their own way are going to be pushed out of safe bosom of school. Maybe …

Drawing Animals using Moirée Patterns

Using the contrast effect called Moiré, the Milanese Andrea Minini stunning vector illustrations of various animals with a design of the most …

La Dolce Vita of 1960s Rome – in pictures

It was one of the most fertile periods in contemporary Italian cinema and saw the explosion of celebrity culture. This summer the Estorick Collection in London presents The Years of La Dolce Vita – 80 photographs capturing the dolce vita (literally ‘sweet life’) enjoyed by Italian film stars and …