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These award-winning photos show planet Earth in ways you've never seen it

It's easy to get caught up in worrying about how crazy the world is. But sometimes it's important to stop and remember that it's also beautiful.<p>There are ice caves that shimmer sapphire blue, glowing swirls in the sky as particles carried by solar wind collide with Earth's atmosphere, and serene …

How the World’s Oldest Computer Worked: Reconstructing the 2,200-Year-Old Antikythera Mechanism

In 1900, Greek sponge divers discovered a shipwreck off the Greek island of Antikythera. The artifacts they came back up with included money, …

9 Ways to Build Your Inner Strength

Want to be strong and successful? This inner workout will make you powerful at the core.<p>Many people are aware of the need for ongoing self-improvement. But often the emphasis is placed on external factors: physical fitness, acquiring skills to make yourself a stronger leader, or executive …

Self-improvement

‘Flying Dogs’ Have the Time of Their Lives

It all started with a dog named Flinn and his frisbee. His owner, photographer Julia Christe, set out to capture in an instant the unbridled joy of …

Pets

This Tiny Farmhouse on Wheels Makes 250 Square Feet Look Lavish

If the tiny home movement and <b>Fixer Upper</b> fandom had a lovechild, it would be this 250-square-foot mobile farmhouse, built by Handcrafted Movement founder Matt Impola. With more than a decade of construction experience, Matt's new venture focuses on creating one-of-a-kind pieces that celebrate …

Farmhouses

Hero dog sniffs out litter of abandoned puppies during woodland walk

A heroic dog has sniffed out a litter of abandoned Border Collie puppies while on a walk in the woods.<p>The puppies are now all happy and healthy, and are likely to find loving homes.<p>Their lives were in jeopardy when they were dumped in a plastic recycling bin in Failand Woods in Bristol.<p>Holly Hedge …

Cats cosily tucked into bed is the viral trend we need today

It's cold this winter, and cats need cuddling too.<p>Twitter users in Japan are posting the cutest pictures of their cats cosy in bed, and we can't take …

E.L.F. Tapped Iris Beilin to Make the Perfect Lip Palette — and It's Only $10

What seems like the perfect palette can often be foiled by one feature: the "wild-card shade." You know what we mean! It's that one out-of-place color that doesn't vibe with the rest of the colors, and it seemingly appears in all palette types. However, influencer Iris Beilin has teamed up with …

Nasty Women art exhibit aims at taking power back from Trump

A collection of pieces from more than 700 artists celebrates femininity and strength in the face of adversity<p>Yesterday, while the French far-right leader Marine Le Pen was sipping coffee at Trump Tower, volunteers gathered at a converted factory building in Queens to put the finishing touches on …

Art

Trick Your Friends and Family With These 10 Bets You'll Always Win

If you’re looking for some ways to astonish your friends and family, or maybe win some free drinks at the bar, give these tricks a try.<p>In this video …

Bull shark steals a fish right off a fisherman's line

"Oh my f*ck."<p>Fisherman were surprised to see a rogue bull shark doing a little bit of opportunist fishing on the Breede River in Western Cape, South …

Sell Those Not-Quite-Right Holiday Gifts eBay

VeRO - Sell branded products safely<p>The Verified Rights Owner (VeRO) program allows owners of intellectual property rights and their authorized representatives to report listings that may infringe on those rights, protecting you from selling potentially counterfeit items.<p>Save time with bulk …

The Barn

Resembling the classic farmstead outbuilding on the outside, The Barn uses a mix of rustic finishes and modern updates for a one-of-a-kind …

Want That DIY Hem Look? This Denim Brand Is Making It Super Easy

The common denominator among all the denim trends that have cropped up in the last year? Raw, unfinished hems. And we get why—the frayed edge, well, …

Scott Morrison

How to Decorate with Navy Photos

Navy might not just be the new black; it could be the new neutral. Many dark tones can feel stark and gloomy, but navy provides a well-balanced blend of both richness and intensity. Translation: It can easily warm up a place while still offering a nice contrast (yet managing to work well with just …

This Mom's Idea to Serve Cake for Dinner Is Parenting at Its Finest

Her reason for serving her kids Banana Dinner Cake is so brilliant, you'll wonder why you didn't think of it sooner.<p>There is nothing more <i>Groundhog Day</i> about being a mom then making dinner for your family. Like, why do they have to eat dinner every single night? Obviously packing school lunches …

Parenting

Here Are 10 Classic Recipes Made Surprisingly Healthier

Even the most comforting and indulgent dishes have a place in your weekly dinner rotation. Here’s a sampling of our genius tricks, including those …

WATCH: Hero Dog Removes Bag from Confused Cat's Head

It was a snack attack with serious consequences.<p>A cat in danger of living the rest of its life with a pizza-flavored bag over its head — or much …

8 Overlooked Things Hampering Your Office Productivity

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

Pour Out 4,000 Tennis Balls (Into a Pool) for One Very Good Dog

Taking a wonderful tradition to the next level.<p>Almost two years ago, Chris Sontag-Ratti lost his beloved dog named Everything. He was devastated by …

20 Classic Works of Art Modernized by Clever Contemporary Artists

The tell-tale sign of a great work of art is timelessness. That’s why it’s no surprise that many artists today often look to art history’s many masterworks for inspiration. While some contemporary creatives’ nods to the past are understated—perhaps an appropriated color palette or the adoption of a …

Art

Star Wars will not digitally recreate Carrie Fisher for next film

A digital recreation of Carrie Fisher will not be used in the next <i>Star Wars</i> film, Lucasfilm announced on Friday.<p>“We don’t normally respond to fan or …

Here’s how much your dog cares what voice you use

You’ve heard of puppy love. But what about puppy talk? Researchers have studied just that.<p>When you speak to a dog, you might find yourself talking …

World’s Largest Vertical Maze Illuminated With Thousands of LED Lights

Dubai is known for its outrageous architecture, but this is something we haven’t seen before. Completed in 2011, the Rostamani Maze Tower is the first of its kind. Not only is the multifunctional building the world’s first, but also the world’s tallest vertical maze, according to Guinness.<p>The …

Incredibly Rare Ruby Sea Dragon Has Been Caught on Camera For The First Time

It's even more beautiful than we imagined.<p>A type of seadragon known only from museum specimens has been seen in the wild for the first time in deep …

MAC Cosmetics's Newest Lipstick Launch Is For Beauty Junkies Who Aren't Afraid to Get Weird

Yes, we've seen a surge in the popularity of blue pouts in recent months, but overall, it seems like the lipstick landscape is pretty neutral. Thanks to the Kylie Lip Kit phenomenon, flesh- or mauve-toned lips have taken over, leaving the weirdos among us yearning for someone to hear our desperate …

Makeup

Dog stays by owner's side for 20 hours after man falls on ice and breaks his neck

What was supposed to be a quick dash to get some firewood turned into a 20-hour, near-death ordeal after a man fell in the snow and broke his neck outside his northern Michigan home.<p>The 64-year-old man was saved in part by his dog, Kelsey, who kept his owner warm and alert by lying on his body and …

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