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These Korean Rooms Are Compared to Prison Cells For Good Reason

In big cities in Asia, space can come at a premium. Not every residence is a shoebox, but they do exist. And some of them are truly awful.<p>Tokyo, for …

My Daughter’s Homework Is Killing Me

What happens when a father, alarmed by his 13-year-old daughter's nightly workload, tries to do her homework for a week<p>Memorization, not rationalization. That is the advice of my 13-year-old daughter, Esmee, as I struggle to make sense of a paragraph of notes for an upcoming Earth Science test on …

A Giant Teddy Bear And Other Amazing Images From This Week

New Mosquito Repellent Made, "Better Than Anything Else"

Formula uses human compounds to block mosquitoes' sense of smell.<p><b>Mosquitoes bugging you? There may be a new repellent on the horizon—and it's "so much better than anything else we've ever seen," its inventor says.</b><p>A few years ago, Ulrich Bernier was busy blending various chemicals together in the …

A Web Designer's Note-Taking System to Stay Organized

(Video Link)<p>When I arrive at work, the first thing do is create a to-do list, combing through my Outlook email, calendar and task entries. When I get …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …


17 Of The Most Inspirational Things Lady Gaga Has Ever Said

Let Mother Monster guide your life.

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

20 Life-Changing Fonts You Can Download For Free

You're so much better than Cambria.

How to get the most out of Google search

Over the past few years, Google has built a massive database, which it calls Knowledge Graph, that is designed to make its already awesome search engine even faster and easier to use. One of its most useful features, however, may also be its least well-known: if you type in the proper search …

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8 Things Your Lawn Is Trying to Tell You

Nothing adds more curb appeal to your home than a beautiful, lush, well-manicured lawn. But sometimes droughts, fungi, insects, or other problems can wreak havoc, turning the green sea of grass into a mishmash of ugly brown spots, wilted blades, or matted grass.<p>Nothing adds more curb appeal to your …


35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.