Cecilia

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Best earplugs ever invented by college students with loud dorm neighbors

<i>They accidentally hacked an expensive medical condition, too</i><p>All-night parties and snoring roommates are the bane of college life for many …

Brian Bianco

Opulent Glass Yacht Features a Grand Staircase That Leads Directly to the Ocean

The newest yacht design by Oregon native Lujac Desautel is a majestic vessel that shimmers with a glass-encased deck, offering passengers the incredible experience of feeling close to the ocean. The California College of the Arts architecture student designed <i>SALT</i> with minimalistic principles and …

Oceans

Brian Bianco

The Flower of a Camellia japonica: http://t.co/go88aTbVqs

When you're sad, just look how happy this man is with his onion: http://t.co/IEWo9Y91ja

Your Top Five Favorite Activities You've Never Heard Of

Last year was a crazy year for me personally and professionally and I was in serious need of a "Girl's Gone Wild" trip, but not the kind you are probably envisioning. Instead, I wanted to grab a girlfriend and get out into the wild... literally, to experience new people, places, and try new …

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Rome - Hadrian’s Villa in Tivoli

Snow Lake, Snoqualmie Pass, USA

Glacial Lake, Huaraz, Peru

16 Delicious Desserts Proving Raspberries and Chocolate Belong Together

Looking for an elegant dessert for your next dinner party? Here's 16 perfect raspberry-chocolate dishes.<p><b>1. Glazed Dark Chocolate Donuts</b><p>These donuts are truly decadent: Blogger Deliciously Yum glazed simple cake donuts with a combination of chocolate and raspberries — best served warm so the icing …

It’s So Freezing Outside That Owls From the Arctic Have Descended Upon NYC

Earlier this week, the Bryant Park fountain froze solid, and now, in another example of just how brutally cold it is outside, DNAinfo reports that …

World Health Organization Approves Breakthrough 15-Minute Ebola Test

(Adds detail, quotes)<p>By Tom Miles<p>GENEVA, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The World Health Organization has approved the first rapid test for Ebola in a potential breakthrough for ending an epidemic that has killed almost 10,000 people in West Africa, it said on Friday.<p>The test, developed by U.S. firm Corgenix …

Body maps showing where we feel various emotions: http://t.co/hYj9waP6Pj

Marshmallow Science

In honor of my official addiction to City Bakery's Hot Chocolate Festival this month, I set out on a culinary quest: to make the ideal, healthy, homemade marshmallow. After all, the classic Jet-Puffed pack of white Styrofoam puffs just wouldn't do the trick for my daily fills of Vietnamese Cinnamon …

Dessert

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The Best iPad Sketch App, Paper, Is Now Completely Free

Paper used to charge for its collection of brushes, but in a new update, they’re free for everyone.<p>Paper, the preeminent iPad sketching app, has always been free to download, but its advanced brushes and clever color mixer have cost $5 via in-app purchases. Today, all those tools go free, making …

22 Websites You Didn't Know Were Useful to Architects

Being an architect is hard. At times, you're expected to act as everything from a graphic designer to a handyman (or woman), from a data scientist to …

Consumer Price Index

Three Self-Healing Materials That Could Change the Future of Construction

Buildings, regrettably, don't last forever. Until recently, the only way to increase a building's lifespan was ongoing maintenance, which can be …

Engineering

Polygons Measuring Spoon by Rahul Agarwal

Spoon is a simple object, but Rahul Agarwal takes this object to another level with his project <b>“Polygons Measuring Spoon”</b>. This concept spoon targets …

This Simple Gadget Could Help Your Fruit Last Three Times Longer

A heart-shaped plastic box, called the Green Heart, holds a small packet of potassium crystals, which suck up the gas that makes fruit ripen and …

UC Berkeley

Kinetic Desk Reminds You to Stand When You’ve Sat Too Long

If you work in an office, you might've heard how important it is to stay active during the day. Remaining sedentary – whether it's in a standing or sitting position – can be bad for your health. The Stir Kinetic Desk helps you get moving with a simple gesture. It adjusts itself up and down to shift …

Wearable Tech

The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico<p>photo: Adventure Medicine<p>4. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia<p>photo: PlanetDen.com<p>5. Tunnel of Love …

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The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

Consumer Tech

10 Citrus Recipes to Brighten Cold, Dreary Days

Cold weather giving you the blues? Try brightening up your winter recipes with some fresh citrus fruits! Lemons, limes, grapefruits and oranges are at their sweetest and juiciest during the cold winter months, and they add a refreshing burst of flavor that will make you think of sunshine.<p><b>1. Citrus</b> …

Recipes

30 Different Ways to Tie a Tie That Every Man Should Know

<i>The following blog is an excerpt from a feature originally published on ShirtsMyWay, an online custom dress shirt retailer.</i><p>Here is a list of many different ways to tie a tie, for every and any occasion, many of which you probably never knew existed. We've gathered 30 of the best tie knots ever …

Clothing

The Top 5 U.S. Travel Spots of 2015

Luxe travel consortiumVirtuoso has unveiled its annual Luxury Travel Report for 2015, highlighting the hottest vacations to book now. Here, we're spotlighting America's top vacation spots to travel to this year—and the chicest hotels to stay at.<p><b>1) New York, New York</b><p>For the second year in a row, The …