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Here's How the New Christian Left Is Twisting the Gospel

Peek behind the curtain of some "progressive" or "hip" evangelical churches, past the savvy technology and secular music, and you will find more than …

Evangelical Christianity

If an Algorithm Wrote This, How Would You Even Know?

Concept faucet makes saving water beautiful

A faucet designed by a Royal College of Art student employs cunning perforations to create a gorgeously patterned flow of water.<p>Water may be a liquid, but that doesn't mean it can't be shaped. If you've ever mucked about looking for water experiments on YouTube, you would have seen that it can be …

SOMETHING NEW: FERMENTED SKINCARE

Seriously guys, isn't fermented skincare the best?<p>Before you start googling fermented skincare and wonder if you've been missing out on something, …

What does vitamin C do for your skin?

Hey Guys! We know that vitamin C is good for us right? So we basically use serums that have vitamin C in it and I also take vitamin C pills every day …

Skin Care

10 Easy Projects for Your Makeup Station

Your makeup station doesn't have to be a mess. Here are 10 easy DIY projects to make your space more glamorous.<p><b>1. Marble Tray</b><p>This multipurpose marble tray from Pennies for a Fortune can be used for anything — as a cheese board, a coffee table tray, whatever. But we think it looks best on the …

Lips

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

Harvard Medical School

Fashion Takes a Shine to the Veil, Again

The unexpected accessory to emerge from the spring 2015 couture collections is the veil, one of the oldest female accoutrements, worn for reasons religious, formal (mourningwear), functional (motoring, bee-keeping), and fanciful (fashion). Famously seductive—“frail mysteries of tulle are deep …

Met Gala

This App Wants To Help You Get Rid Of People Who Stress You Out

Pplkpr is an art project and real app meant to give us a peek into our quantified future.<p>Lauren McCarthy and Kyle McDonald are artists who create tech-based projects exploring the possibilities of the near future. In the past, projects of theirs have hired Amazon’s Mechanical Turks to rate their …

Lunching Lemurs, A Tropical Cyclone, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

A Beginner Workout That Doesn't Suck

Newbie exercisers usually face a tough choice: Do a workout so elementary you want to keel over with boredom, or one so advanced you just keel over, <i>period</i>. Not anymore. Jessi Kneeland, founder of Remodel Fitness in New York City, created this full-body circuit that's challenging, fun, <i>and</i> …

Ideas To Use PVC Pipes

Do you have some extra PVC pipe laying around that you just sure what to do with? These 20 ideas will give you some inspiration for what could quite …

Will autocorrect make you too predictable?

Computers can now identify what you will say before you know yourself, and as philosopher Evan Selinger argues, this could subtly shape your conversations without you realising.<p>Do you know what you really want? Right now, there are computers all over the world busily trying to tell you the answer – …

Oxford Dictionary

6 Trainers' Favorite Workout Moves for Stronger, Flatter Abs

These go-to exercises are seriously challenging—and seriously awesome.<p>Get ready to revamp your abs strengthening routine. We asked six trainers to share their ultimate move for creating a flat and strong core, and they definitely delivered. Check out their go-to exercises—from dead bugs to body …

9 Beauty Fails That Mess With Your Skin (and How to Fix Them)

Stress, cocktails, skipping cardio … some sins can make your face go cray. Luckily, you don't have to live like a saint.<p><b>1.</b> Staying up past midnight.<p><b>What's the big deal?</b> Late-night partying — or just blowing through your Netflix queue — causes more than dark circles. A recent study noted …

Skin Care

Not everyone lovin' McDonald’s 'signs' ad

If you were watching a major television event last night, chances are you caught a glimpse of McDonald’s newest commercial.<p>The burger chain has been struggling to attract millennials recently, but its latest effort attempts to tug at the heartstrings of viewers of all ages.<p>“Signs” features a …

Advertising

Kid Crafts: Rainbow Jar Science Experiment

Is there a mini scientist in your house? Encourage curiosity and creativity—and introduce kids to the idea of density—one colorful layer at a time with this fun rainbow jar science experiment from Jen at Playdough to Plato!<p>Such a great project for a chilly winter afternoon!<p>Ready to give it a try? …

Crafting

Video tutorial: See how to make gathered ribbon flowers

Video tutorial: See how to make gathered ribbon flowers<p>Michelle from the Ribbon Retreat shares a video showing how you can make a beautiful little …

Warm Hearts=Warm Hands! How to Make Handmade Hand Warmers

Shaunte of “crafts unleashed” has this tutorial for these pretty Handmade Hand Warmers. Felt now has patterns so you can be very diverse with many …

Crafting

Tutorial: Minky-backed baby blanket

Tutorial: Minky-backed baby blanket<p>Lara from How Does She? shows how you can make this Minky-backed baby blanket. A quilting cotton is used for the …

Quilting

Painted Pistachio Shells • Recyclart

As part of my Salvaged:Reimagining the Familiar exhibit, I painted over a thousand pistachio shells using fine color markers. They …

Free Pattern – Bike Bunting

If I had a vintage bike, then I would definitely have a basket and would be required by the “law of crafting” to have this amazingly cute bunting. Of …

Vintage

How To: Needle Felted Birds

If you’ve tried needle felting before, you will know how addictive it can be. Stabbing wool with a barbed needle to make shapes can be quite calming. Just don’t do it while watching TV or there will be blood!<p>This pair of love birds from Joe & Cheryl are absolutely adorable, and would make a …

Cute

Yarn Wrapped Snowflakes

While these snowflakes are easy enough for young kids to make, I think they would also make great projects for tweens, teens, and even adults. A …

Yarn

Tutorial: Shredded heart t-shirt

Tutorial: Shredded heart t-shirt<p>Niki from Roonie Ranching shows how you can make this cool shredded heart shirt. Obviously, it would be cute as a …

Tutorial: Faux fur lined boot sweaters

Tutorial: Faux fur lined boot sweaters<p>These faux fur lined boot sweaters wrap around a pair of boots, adding warmth and a pop of color. They’re …

10 strange and beautiful horse breeds

Horses have been domesticated for thousands of years, and in that time we've had a chance to influence some extraordinary breeds.<p><b>Akhal-Teke horse</b><p>The …

Horse Racing

Remote cameras capture wild images in the forest

Alberta is home to an incredible array of wildlife, and remote cameras are allowing a new look at what lives in the woods.<p>The cameras, which take …

Wildlife