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These Colorful Arrangements of Mass-Produced Objects Are Supremely Satisfying

Adam Hillman's rainbow aesthetic will make your inner neat freak sing.<p>A spectrum of artificial colors and flavors awaits visitors to Adam Hillman's intoxicatingly satisfying Instagram account. In the summer of 2015, the Rutgers University art history major began arranging candies, crayons, and …

Art

21 grilled chicken recipes in flavors you didn't even know you want

Because it's just not a summer weekend without the scent of grilled chicken in the air.

Cooking

Amazon is now selling private-label perishables

Amazon started to sell private-label coffee and baby food on its website this week, though the products will only be available to Amazon Prime members.<p>The company is offering whole-bean and ground coffee under the Happy Belly label, while its bottled baby food will be sold under the Mama Bear …

Collar Is The Love Child Of Scandinavian Design And Italian Coffee Culture

The stovetop moka pot is a classic method for brewing coffee. A design dating to the 1930s, it’s a staple of kitchens all over Italy and, according to Daniel Debiasi and Federico Sandri of Something Design, it makes the best cup of coffee. But it isn’t the world’s most beautiful coffee …

Coffee

This technology could help feed the 9 billion people expected to populate the world by 2050

Organizations including the World Bank and the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization are calling for more innovation to address the links between these sectors, often referred to as the food-energy-water (FEW) nexus.<p>Nanotechnology - designing ultrasmall particles - is now emerging as a promising …

How Playing the Long Game Made Elizabeth Holmes a Billionaire

Inside the 31-year-old's fight to disrupt a $75 billion industry, and grow it by another $125 billion.<p>You'd have to look really hard not to see Steve Jobs in Elizabeth Holmes. Both Holmes and Jobs were loners as kids. As a teenager, Jobs discovered Plato; Holmes favored Roman emperor-philosopher …

Genetic Engineering

In Philadelphia, Pope Francis challenges Americans to live up to nation’s ideals

On his final U.S. stop, the pope visits the City of Brotherly Love.<p>The City of Brotherly Love was the last stop on the pontiff’s visit to the United States.<p>PHILADELPHIA — Pope Francis made his way through jubilant crowds here Saturday, to the symbolic birthplace of the United States, where he …

This is the First 4K Film Shot with the New iPhone 6S

Want to see the 4K video quality on the new iPhone 6S camera? Check out the short film above that was just released today by the media company RYOT. …

Pope Francis Spends a Day in New York City: Pictures

Sustainable Development

Odd partnership: Ties warm between India and North Korea

But ties are warming between New Delhi and Pyongyang, with mineral-hungry India looking to boost trade while North Korea, facing sometimes-rocky relations with China, searches for new friends.<p>"We feel that there should not be the usual old hurdles and suspicion," Kiren Rijiju, a top official in …

Migrants in the Balkans: Everyone wants to be Syrian

Documents scattered only meters from Serbia's border with Hungary provide evidence that many of the migrants flooding Europe to escape war or poverty are scrapping their true nationalities and likely assuming new ones, just as they enter the European Union.<p>Many of those travelers believe that using …

European Union

Was Foley rescue delayed? Administration had strong intelligence on hostages, location weeks before raid sign-off

EXCLUSIVE: As early as May, the Obama administration had strong and specific information about the location of American James Foley and other hostages held in Syria, a source close to the discussions told Fox News, but the rescue mission was not approved until early July.<p>The gap raises new and …

Dwell

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Fugitive Mexican mayor behind student disappearances captured: official

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican police on Tuesday captured a fugitive former mayor and his wife suspected of being the probable masterminds behind the abduction of 43 student teachers feared massacred in September, officials said.<p>Fugitive former mayor Jose Luis Abarca speaks to the media in …

Obama Gets Down In Philly On Eve Of Election In This Awesome Instagram Clip

Whatever his mood headed into what looks to be a difficult day for Democrats, President Barack Obama shook it off to two-step with an a cappella group in Philadelphia Monday. Hat tips to HuffPost blogger Laura Goldman for flagging this BillyPenn post.<p>Enjoy.<p><i>Sign up below to get Ryan Grim's</i> …

Here Are the 7 Most Memorable Political Ads of 2014

More than 900,000 campaign ads aired on TV this election cycle just in races for the U.S. Senate alone. Given the sheer volume, then, it’s amazing …

Venezuela's president orders 15pct wage increase

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro is boosting Venezuela's minimum wage to protect workers' salaries from inflation running at more …

Concerning Violence: watch a clip from the documentary about colonialisation, narrated by Lauryn Hill - video

Narrated by former Fugee Lauryn Hill, this documentary explores the liberation struggles across Africa in the 1960s and 70s, as colonial masters were overthrown. Directed by Black Power Mixtape's Göran Olsson, and drawing on the Frantz Fanon essay of the same title (from The Wretched of the Earth), …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Stormscapes 2: An Amazing Severe Weather Time-Lapse by Nicolaus Wegner | Colossal

<p>Filmed last month by Nicolaus Wegner in Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Colorado, Stormscapes 2 is a gorgeous timelapse of severe …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

Windy, Cold NYC Marathon in Pictures

30 Pieces Of The Berlin Wall Spread Out All Over The World

This Sunday, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To mark the event, Reuters photographers around the world captured images of segments of the wall, which are kept as monuments in countries from Taiwan to South Africa and Guatemala. People walk by these every …

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Cornel West: “The state of Black America in the age of Obama has been one of desperation, confusion and capitulation”

<b>Cornel West, Barack Obama (AP/Richard Drew/Chuck Burton)</b><p>The leading scholar indicts the president — and Black leadership and the media for not calling out his failures<p>Cornel West<p>October 5, 2014 10:59am (UTC)<p>The great irony of our time is that in the age of Obama the grand Black prophetic tradition …