Shannon Standish

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How to Tell If A Diamond Was Grown In A Lab

Use these 4 key differences<p>A new technique for growing diamonds in a lab can produce gems that are almost identical to their natural counterparts.<p>These synthetic diamonds are 30 to 40 percent cheaper, and can be produced in a matter of months. They’re so indistinguishable to the naked eye that the …

13 Beautiful Homes That Are Older Than America

We've come along way since Colonial times, but these historic houses still make us starry-eyed.<p>We've come along way since Colonial times, but these historic houses still make us starry-eyed.

This Tiny House Comes Shipped to You in a Box

And then you can even pack it up again, if you've got the travel bug.<p>If you've got perpetual wanderlust, the POD-iDladla could be your perfect home. Designed by South African architect Clara da Cruz Almeida, this simple, portable house packs up into a 24-square-meter "pod" and ships from place to …

Sick bees in Australia lose pollination power: latest research

That means bees – artificially infected with gut parasite spores - carried less pollen, stopped working sooner and died earlier.<p>That is important …

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The 50 Most Beautiful Small Towns in America

We've rounded up the cutest village in every single state.<p>We've rounded up the cutest village in every single state.