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Messed Up Painted Mason Jars

Since they were retired from use as centerpieces on my wedding day several years ago, I’ve been saving roughly 80 skadillion mason jars. For what? I …

Swirly Nail Fail

This marbled nail polish tutorial is all over the internet – you’ve probably seen it on Pinterest, in all its psychedelic neon glory. Most of the …

Slime Slop

You would think that something called slime couldn’t be <b>too</b> slimy. After all, that’s like saying the water you’re drinking is too watery, or the sun …

these panda rice balls are hard to bear

When I saw these on Pinterest, I just had to get the details. How does the rice stick together? Is that black licorice? Or wet leaves? Is it true …

Star Spangled Nail Fail

These patriotic nails found on <b>Pinterest</b> would be the perfect manicure for my Fourth of July cook-out festivities, and not just because they’d take …

A Friendship Bracelet Fit For An Enemy

Strap yourself in, because we’re going on a trip in the old CraftFail time machine – destination: 1986.<p>Here in 1986, friendship crafts are all the …

The Pintester Takes on Homemade Bouncy Balls

There are two types of people in the world. (Yes, to begin this post, I am going to make a broad, sweeping generalization. Deal.) There are those who …

This Camera Needs To Get Canned

Recycling your empty cans is great, but <b>Macbarbie07</b> takes it one step further with her YouTube tutorial for making this hip upcycled vintage camera …

This Crayon Candle Makes Me Cry

In my house you’ll find a lot of things – like love, Matchbox cars no one plays with but are always out on the floor anyway, and the delicate aroma …

Effective new malaria vaccine offers hope for breakthrough cure

An experimental malaria vaccine called PfSPZ is showing promise after it was found to have blocked the disease in early clinical trials, according to a new study published by <i>Science</i> magazine on Thursday. Researchers are calling the vaccine a breakthrough while also cautioning that PfSPZ isn't ready …

Why Aren't More Girls Attracted To Physics?

You don't need to be a social scientist to know there is a gender diversity problem in technology. The tech industry in Silicon Valley and across the nation is overwhelmingly male-dominated.<p>That isn't to say there aren't women working at tech firms. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and Sheryl Sandberg of …

Element of the week: californium | video

What do UC Berkeley, lawrencium and nuclear reactors share in common?<p>This week, we meet the element, californium. I'll give you three guesses as to where this element's name comes from -- and your first two guesses don't count!<p>Californium is a radioactive actinoid with the chemical symbol <b>Cf</b> and the …

Can 'Brain Freeze' Cause Long-Term Brain Damage?

And is it already too late?!<p>We've all sucked down a milkshake so quickly that it causes a sudden headache—the dreaded brain freeze. But . . . milkshake. Tasty. Must. Drink. Could chugging the rest of that shake cause lasting brain damage?<p>First, let's get one thing straight. "This condition is …

A new way of thinking about how the brain works

My book, <i>50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know</i>, is out now, and is available at a discount price from Amazon and the <i>Guardian</i> bookshop. (And here's a lovely review by Vaughan Bell, who calls it "a concise, solid grounding in neuroscience… remarkably lucid… balanced and entertaining".) When I …

Movie Review - Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)

<b>Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters</b>, 2013.<p>Directed by Thor Freudenthal.<br>Starring Logan Lerman, Alexandra Daddario, Douglas Smith, Leven Rambin, Brandon T. …

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New international trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Lionsgate has released an international trailer for <b>The Hunger Games: Catching Fire</b>, which features snippets of new footage from the …

Walter SD Card Holder: Store Your Digital Photos in This Miniature Leica M

Custom gear maker Walter Pretorius of Walter Leica has come out with a new product for photographers who want a safe and fun way to carry additional …

A Picture Sells a Thousand Cents

You do not have to be a professional photographer to profit from selling your photos for use online, on mobile devices, and traditional publications. …

Nikon Releases 18-140mm Lens and SB-300 Speedlight

Nikon Inc. recently announced two new products, the new <b>AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens</b> perfect for use with portraits to landscapes, …

Cameras

Satellite Photograph Animated GIFs Show How Earth ‘Breathes’ in a Year

Want to see how our planet “breathes”? Data visualization guru and cartographer John Nelson recently downloaded twelve cloud-free satellite …

Fallen Princesses Photo Series Paints a Bleak Picture of ‘Happily Ever After’

What happens when “and then they lived happily ever after” is replaced with something more akin to “and then reality reared its ugly head?” That’s …

Articles about blogger focus design inspiration on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today’s global design scene is more expansive and easier to access than ever, thanks to all things Internet—websites, webshops,...<p>Make way, Arne and Eero. Forward-looking furniture company Muuto turns the spotlight on 21st-century Scandinavian design.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us …

Furniture Design

The Earth’s Seasonal “Heartbeat” as Seen from Space | Colossal

<p>We all know that as the seasons change on Earth, temperatures rise and fall, plants grow or die, ice forms or melts away. Perhaps nobody is more …

The Art of the Dollar: Meticulous Currency Collages by Mark Wagner | Colossal

<p>Brooklyn-based artist Mark Wagner (previously) has been referred to as “the greatest living collage artist” and even “the Michael Jordan of glue”. …

SHRED: Tech Cases Made from 100% Recycled Textile Waste

Barcelona and London based TAPEgear creates eco-friendly tech cases and sleeves for your laptops, tablets, and smartphones. The latest collection …