Kyla Wynne Neill

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A Huge New Crater Is Found In Siberia, And The Theories Fly

The area of Russia is said to be called, ominously enough, the end of the world. And that's where researchers are headed this week, to investigate a large crater whose appearance reportedly caught scientists by surprise. The crater is estimated at 262 feet wide and is in the northern Siberian area …

Israel, Hamas to Halt Attacks for 5 Hours for Humanitarian Aid

Israel agreed today to halt its attack on Hamas targets in Gaza for five hours on Thursday to allow residents of Gaza to get food and other …

Shelling kills four boys on Gaza beach; Israel, Hamas set five-hour truce | Reuters

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli shelling killed four Palestinian boys on a Gaza beach on Wednesday, an incident the military called tragic, and Israel and Hamas said they would cease attacks for five hours on Thursday for a humanitarian truce requested by the United Nations.<p>Palestinian militants …

In bustling Tel Aviv, Israelis feel strain of war

Contrast with Gaza destruction is striking but Tel Aviv is not always this peaceful, with rockets a continuing threat<p>Sitting in the shade in the leafy park that takes up most of Tel Aviv's Sderot Ben Gurion, Nir Kalfen and Gilad Woltsovich, both 32, epitomise most of what the world thinks about the …

Israel accepts UN-proposed 'pause' as Hamas rockets fall – the day's events

This blog has ended: live coverage continues here Israel to hold fire for five-hour 'humanitarian pause' Strikes kill more than 220 people in Gaza Hamas 'studying' proposal after day of rocket fire Israel warns 100,000 Gazans to leave their homes Four boys killed on beach spurs anger in Gaza How do …

Watch Grateful Dead Groove on 'Playing in the Band' for Upcoming Movie

80-minute set from German TV show highlights annual "Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies" event<p>The Grateful Dead will march back into theaters across …

Secret selfies in the 1950s: Vivian Maier's photography – in pictures

The elusive Vivian Maier is a photographer no one had heard of before 2007, when some of the over 100,000 pictures she took of American life in the 1950s turned up at an auction house in Chicago. Maier, who died in 2009, was a nanny and carer by trade. Her extraordinary pictures contain contrast, …

Editors’ Picks: Plant Life

Come spring and summer, you can typically find me nose-deep in the nearest flowering bush, hoarding succulents at the farmers’ market and shamelessly Instagramming low-hanging tree branches. I am, how they say, “plant obsessed.” My actual success rate at maintaining said plants? Well, I threw out a …

Our Favorite Pinterest DIYs

Here on the Etsy Blog, we love creating and sharing original how-to projects. We’re also sharing our favorite recipes and projects from around the web on Pinterest, like the adorable fox cake pictured above. Today we’ve collected some of the most popular how-to projects from the DIY board on Etsy’s …

Featured Shop: Dollybird

My name is Katie Johansson and I’m the creator, metalsmith artist and designer for Dollybird. I just relocated my studio from the big city lights of Chicago, Illinois to a small, tree-lined town nearby called Barrington.<p>Dollybird is about rare ornaments to cherish – works to be collected in a hunt …

Eatsy: Chili Lime Watermelon Popsicles

One of my favorite street snacks in Mexico is sliced fruit doused in an alluringly tangy and potent mix of chili, salt, and lime juice. I love how salt tastes on fruit, amplifying and highlighting its sweetness, and it should go without saying that chili and lime only enunciate the flavors more. On …

21 Powerful Photos Of People’s Eyes That Say More Than Words Ever Could

<i>“The eyes are the windows of the soul”</i> – this quote has been attributed to countless different historical figures. In the first split-second that we …

This Traffic Jam Was Stuck In Belgian Forest For 70 Years

These spooky apocalyptic images are not a scene from “Walking Dead”, they were actually taken at one of the biggest car cemeteries in the world – the …

Shocking Photographs Of People Lying In 7 Days Worth of Their Trash

We are all aware of the global pollution problem, but hardly anyone realizes just how much trash we produce daily. Gregg Segal, a photographer from …

Pollution

30 Pieces Of Street Art That Cleverly Interact With Nature

Urbanism and nature do not always get along well, but when they do, the collaboration may create something really special and unique. We’re talking …

Artist Recreates His Own Childhood Drawings 20+ Years Later

Some time ago we wrote about Vancouver-based artist Wendy Tsao, who turns children’s drawings into toys. Telmo Pieper, a Dutch muralist, does a very …

Everyday Objects Turned Into Clever Images By Dudi Ben Simon

A while ago we wrote about an Australian designer who turns everyday objects into playful images, and now we would like to introduce you to Dudi Ben …

Tel Aviv

The Fall of Icarus

The Fall of Icarus<p>Hippolyte Ferrat, French, 1822 - 1882<p>Made in France, 1849<p>Bronze<p>Philadelphia Museum of Art

Boost Your Metabolism All Day Long

11 tips that make burning fat easier than ever<p>You may not realize it, but while you're bumming it on the couch catching up on <i>New Girl</i>, your body is working hard to help you burn calories. How is that even possible? Your sweet, sweet metabolism. The cool part: You can speed it up to ensure it's …

The Mysterious Part of Kalaupapa National Historical Park You're Not Allowed To See

Most of us have seen wacky images of how trees seemingly eat objects over time -- everything from street signs and park benches to long-abandoned bicycles.<p>However, when we came across this unusual image on Unexplained Pictures' Twitter feed, we wondered if, perhaps, it was a Photoshop job. Did a …

1,500-Year-Old Claws Intrigue Archaeologists in Peru

Archaeologists in Peru say they have unearthed the previously unknown tomb of a nobleman from a pre-Inca civilization known as the Moche. The tomb contained the remains of an adult male, plus artifacts indicating the man's elite status, according to the Peruvian newspaper El Comercio.<p>Among the most …

Archaeology

The Best Way To Use Fresh Summer Fruit

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21 Screaming Birds

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Digital Currencies

What's Your Sloth Horoscope?

Hey there, sloth lover: Find out what the stars have in store for you this summer!

Costa Rica

46 Thoughts Every Sloth Has

What day is it?<p>1. What day is it?<p>2. How long have I been asleep, jeez.<p>3. Hope I didn't miss any important phone calls while I was out.<p>4. Not that anybody calls me THAT often, but still.<p>5. It'd be a shame to miss out on the one time someone does.<p>6. Maybe I should get a louder ringtone.<p>7. Just …

Writing

These Dogs In Wheelchairs Will Inspire You

There's a magical place in Germany where wheelchair-bound dogs get to live life to the fullest. H/t The Dodo.

Pets

Unicycling King Arthur Performs the ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ Theme on Flaming Bagpipes

Portland-based Brian Kidd, also known as “The Unipiper”, uploaded a video of himself riding around dressed as King Arthur while playing the theme …

Monty Python