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Tough conditions catch experienced drivers at Mudlo Rocks

RAINBOW Beach's notorious Mudlo Rocks caught a further three drivers over the weekend.<p>Two vehicles, a Toyota Land Cruiser ute and a Mitsubishi …

This 19-Year-Old Japanese Girl’s Body Art Will Make You Question Reality

Hikaro Cho is a student of the Academy of Fine Arts who is becoming famous for her unique body art. She uses acrylic paint to demonstrate humans’ …

The Arts

Pizza Oven Build

It begins!<p>Floating slab. There was a lot of concrete here, I would have been in trouble if it collapsed.<p>1 meter internal diameter base.<p>I built it one …

5 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism All Day Long

Speed up your metabolism to lose weight now<p>Speed Up Your Metabolism<p>Here's a secret: slaving away inside your body—right this minute—is your very own personal trainer working tirelessly to help you burn calories and shed fat. It's called your metabolism, and it's the sum of everything your body …

The 10 Best Writing Apps on the iPad

Writing apps for iPad<p>As we gradually get faster at typing on touchscreens, extended writing sessions on the iPad have become much more viable. Meanwhile, developers of writing apps have made significant improvements to their offerings. Here are our picks for the 10 best apps for getting some …

3 New Ways to Eat Kale

Chips and salads are only the start of it<p>Quick: What’s the first word that comes to mind when you think of kale? Maybe it’s <i>healthy</i> or <i>nutritious</i>—but you should also think of kale as <i>sexy</i>, say chef Jennifer Iserloh and Drew Ramsey, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Columbia University. …

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Baking

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gallery/2013/may/06/hungry-planet-what-world-eats<p>720<p>Californian photographer Peter Menzel visited 24 …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

Cannibalism At Jamestown: Listening To The Bones | TIME

Decades-Old Lenses May Be Radioactive, Especially if They’re Made by Kodak

Late last year, we shared a video in which a photographer tested the radioactivity of an old Pentax 50mm f/1.4 lens that is really popular with film …

Dodge Challenger SRT8 Designed by Tim McGraw Up for Grabs

Tim McGraw is a country music singer, but now he can add car designer to his resume as well. The artist has helped create a brightly colored one-off 2013 Dodge Challenger SRT8 that will be up for grabs as part of a Pennzoil sweepstakes.<p>Inspired by the album art of his latest work, “Two Lanes of …

A 17th-Century Russian Community Living in 21st-Century Alaska

This clan has traveled from Russia through China, Brazil, and Oregon to make a home in the remote north, struggling to avoid modernization.<p>Father Nikolai says that candles represent a little sacrifice. They cost the members of the congregation a dollar, which goes to the upkeep of the church.<p>On a …

Manuscript Found in Accra

• <b>Author:</b> Paulo Coelho & Margaret Jull Costa<p><b>The latest novel from the #1 internationally best-selling author of The Alchemist.</b><p><i>There is nothing wrong with anxiety.</i> <i><br>Although we cannot control God’s time, it is part of the human condition to want to receive the thing we are waiting for as quickly as</i> …

Portrait Diptychs Showing the Differences and Similarities Between Subcultures

A black Baptist minister and a group of Ku Klux Klan white supremacists. You wouldn’t expect to see them together, but that’s precisely why they’re …