Katherine Herrera

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10 Smart Science Gifts For Kids

Don't buy your children robots this year—let them build their own.<p>The great thing about children is that they are all huge nerds. The toys on this list will help kids teach themselves about electronics, biology, engineering, geometry, and more.<p>Need more ideas? Check out last year's geeky toy</i> …

Supervolcano Beneath Yellowstone Far Bigger Than Previously Thought

The supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming is far bigger than thought.<p>A new study shows that the magma chamber is about 2.5 times …

How Brain Scans Can Lighten Sentences In Murder Cases

An increasing trend of defendants using neuroscience to argue for lesser sentences<p>A prison escapee convicted of killing a vacationing couple in their 60s—for their trailer, according to a newspaper from the couple’s hometown—recently dodged the death penalty for his crime. Instead, John McCluskey, …

How Facebook's New Machine Brain Will Learn All About You From Your Photos

Facebook poaches an NYU machine learning star to start a new AI lab that may very well end up knowing more about your social life than you do.<p>Facebook users upload 350 million photos onto the social network every day, far beyond the ability of human beings to comprehensively look at, much less …

New York Tests Laser Detection System For Subway Tracks

Lasers that scan for people on tracks might just save a few commuters' lives.<p>In December of 2012, Ki Suk Han was fatally pushed onto the train tracks at Manhattan's 49th Street subway station. The <i>New York Post</i> rain a picture of Han on its front page, showing him moments before death, clinging to …

Cardboard Headphones And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Gorgeously Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures

Toronto-based artist Christine Kim cuts and layers paper together into beautifully intricate geometric sculptures. Through cutting, Kim feels as though she “liberates the work from the confines of the original surface.” Her artwork is delicate and complex, and she is constantly finding new ways to …

Six Unique Candles

There's something about lighting a candle—an effortless way to instantly transform the ambience of a room, with the strike of a match, making everything look a little more beautiful. We learned that in Scandinavian tradition, the heat and light provided by this simple object has become a cultural …

20 Delightful Desk Chairs

Quirky desk accessories? Check. Chalkboard paint ordered for the wall behind your desk? Check. Whether you’re redesigning your office or at-home workspace, the next thing you need is the perfect desk chair. Here are 20 chairs that just might fit the bill.<p>1. Egg Desk Chair ($319): These chairs are …

Work It: 15 Inspiring Ideas for a Creative Workspace

Last week was all about getting cozy and colorful when you’re vegging out, and this week’s all about finding the perfect workspace. Whether you work at home or at an office, the things that surround you from morning to evening are more important than you think. Here are 15 ideas for creating a …

12 Unbelievably Colorful Living Rooms

So you’ve got an outrageously colorful couch picked out, but how exactly will you fit it into your interior design scheme? Here are 12 inspiring ideas for infusing all the color you want into a chic living room.<p>1. Danish Colors and Patterns: Kind of obsessed with the hot pink fork and knife on the …

Show Hometown Pride with DIY State-Shaped Memo Boards

Is anyone else feeling guilty about your hoarding-like tendencies with all the talk of spring cleaning that is in the air? Us too. We decided to create memo boards to get some of that clutter up off our workspaces. But not just any memo board – we wanted to create something more personal, something …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

baked chicken meatballs

As it turns out, I’m a sucker for a good meatball. It’s a funny thing because ground meat has rarely done it for me; I’m certain I’m the lone …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

DIY: How to Make a Wallet Out of an Old Cowboy Boot!

14 Comments<p>We are thrilled today to share with you another lovely tutorial from the talented Alicia Jepsen of Jepsen LeatherGoods LLC. Last month she …

Fun Winter Foods You’ll Love for Your Wedding

Winter weddings reap the benefits of serving crowd-pleasing comfort foods and rich sweets. Warm cheese appetizers, soup shooters and creative food …

Trend Alert! Hot Winter Wedding Colors

The hottest trend for winter wedding colors right now are greens and whites with accents of dusty pastels! Go back to basics and look to natural …

Eugenia Couture Wedding Dresses Fall 2014

The "Say Yes to the Dress" alum shows ruffled ball gowns, twinkling 3-D florals and sexy bodices for his first namesake collection this spring. See …

Enzoani Blue Fall 2014 Wedding Dresses

The "Say Yes to the Dress" alum shows ruffled ball gowns, twinkling 3-D florals and sexy bodices for his first namesake collection this spring. See …

Paper Wedding Flowers Transform Into White House Holiday Decor

Lately, we've been obsessed with paper flowers and now we have one more reason to love them. Here's why: Art Director for The Knot, Meghan Corrigan …

Glittery Cake Shines At Historic Atlanta Venue

Whether you need ideas for starting your own or you want to modify more traditional wordings to fit your style, follow these links to get ideas for …

A Muppet Wedding Cake? This Couple Did It!

Attention all dessert lovers: bring these treats into your wedding for a fun alternative dessert that isn't the traditional wedding cake.

12 Wedding Cakes That Rock Ruffles

If you thought ruffles are just for gowns think again! A ruffled wedding cake can be both artful and sophisticated. If you love this look ask your …

The Rich Girl's Money Rules to Live By

Want to earn more? Spend smarter? Live a glamorous life? Take charge of your money with our financial cheat sheet.<p>Forget old-fashioned scrimping and saving. We asked top experts and polled a clique of super-successful women for their advice on how to make the most of what you've got — and earn even …

5 Easy Ways to Get Bigger Eyes

Whether you wake up beady-eyed or simply want to make your peepers seem more Bambi-like, check out these 5 easy steps for bigger eyes.<p>Exhausting weekends can show up on your face first thing Monday mornings. Start the week off with a skip by trying out this super easy beauty trick that focus on the …

Rachel Zoe's Guide to Looking Fab at Every Holiday Party

Rachel Zoe shares her top picks for holiday dressing this season.<p>Rachel Zoe shares her top picks for holiday dressing this season.

Five Things Your Boyfriend Definitely Doesn't Know About Fashion

Guys don't understand your need to find the perfect pair of shoes to match that one dress you just bought. We get it. He doesn't. Here are five things your boyfriend definitely doesn't know about fashion that you should probably tell him.<p><b>We don't know what you mean by "color palette"</b><p>I remember when …

The Secrets Men Keep

MC's male dating blogger, Rich Santos, reveals what men really think about sex, dating, relationships, and you.<p><i>MC</i>'s male dating blogger, Rich Santos, reveals what men really think about sex, dating, relationships, and you. Plus, get more great dating advice!