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New Wooden Cityscapes Sculpted with a Bandsaw by James McNabb | Colossal

<p>Furniture-maker-turned-sculptor James McNabb (previously) just opened a new exhibition of work titled Metros at Robert Fontaine Gallery in Miami. …

How To Make A Silly String Candy Trap For Halloween

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays for one reason. Candy! However by the end of the night, the neighborhood kids have usually picked over my candy bucket. This year I’m going to change that! To keep kids away, I’m going use an Arduino to detect when someone has their hand in the candy bowl, …

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Surreal Collages by Eugenia Loli | Colossal

<p>Collage artist Eugenia Loli uses photography scanned from vintage magazines and science publications to create bizarre visual narratives that borrow …

The 10 Best Kid-Friendly Minecraft Channels on YouTube

<i>By Caroline Knorr, Parenting Editor, Common Sense Media</i><p>If <i>Minecraft</i> has taken over your kids and you hardly know who they are or what they're talking about anymore, you're in good company. But, although you may love that the game helps build 21st-century skills such as creativity, innovation, and …

Inspired Spaces for Kids

Here’s our latest round of ideas and inspiration for kid’s spaces, from Finnish playhouses to camp-inspired bunk beds.<p>I’m in love with this playhouse …

6 Health Benefits Of Turmeric

It's a quintessential spice in curry, a relative of ginger and one of the healthiest ways to add flavor -- and color! -- to a home-cooked meal.<p>Turmeric has been used to relieve everything from liver problems to depression to ringworm in folk medicine, but, like many alternative therapies, there's …

Awesome 3D Pumpkins Made With Easy Plugs

If you'd like to make sure that you have the coolest pumpkins on the block, check out these new pumpkin plugs by Villafane Studios. Ray Villafane is the master at pumpkin carving but he makes it easy for us that don't have his carving chops. Just trace the pumpkin plug, cut a hole and then squeeze …

New Zealand: More Than Hobbits and Sauvignon Blanc

<b>Americans are fascinated by New Zealand.</b> Thanks to "The Lord of the Rings" — and the tourism board's "100% Pure New Zealand" marketing campaign — we …

A Smartwatch That Projects Buttons Onto Your Skin

The screen on the largest version of the Apple Watch will probably measure somewhere around 1.6 inches. The Moto360, likewise, gives us 1.5 inches to …

Self-driving cars will be safer than us. How long until human drivers are banned?

My prediction is that in fewer than 15 years, we will be debating whether human beings should be allowed to drive on highways.<p>After all, we are prone to road rage; rush headlong into traffic jams; break rules; get distracted; and crash into each other. That is why our automobiles need tank-like …

10 Stunning Images Of Remote Destinations

From Lapland to the US and back again, photojournalist Kris Ubach and freelance photographer Roberto Ivan Cano have spent the past seven years, cameras in hand, journeying to the most remote places on the planet. The result of this long journey can be seen in their exhibition in Spain <i>Unusual Nature</i>.<p>…

New Video: Ariana Grande & The Weeknd Release Black-and-White ‘Love Me Harder’ Lyric Video

Ariana Grande and The Weeknd get close in the lyric video for the Pop singer’s latest track “Love Me Harder.”<p>The music reel is directed by Hanna Lux …

Dysprosody: When You Can't Stress Words or You Can't Stress Words

What's the difference between telling people they <i>shouldn't</i> do something and telling them <i>they</i> shouldn't do something? If you have dysprosody, nothing. …