Zaida Ramos

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Beanbag Stools Filled with Recycled Bottle Caps

Ever think about where all those plastic bottle caps end up when you’re done with your bottled drink? Usually, it’s the landfill. Thankfully there …

Furniture

A Perfect Marriage: Salt & Pepper Shaker Rings

Layla Mehdi Pour, a designer with Persian roots, designed ceramic salt and pepper ring sets called FëlFël, which means “pepper” in Persian. The …

Food

Super Typhoon Haiyan smashes into Philippines

Four people killed as a typhoon thought to be the most powerful ever to make landfall hits the Philippines, bringing with it winds close to 200 miles per hour<p>A typhoon thought to be the most powerful ever to hit land battered the central Philippines on Friday, forcing hundreds of thousands of …

Picture of Pope kissing, blessing disfigured man at Vatican goes viral

A touching image of Pope Francis tenderly embracing a severely disfigured man in St Peter’s Square has gone viral.<p>Pope Francis kissed and blessed the man, whose face was covered in boils, after his general address at the Vatican on Wednesday. The pope laid his hands on the head of the sick man, who …

Indians and Europeans share 'light-skin' genetic coding

Indians share a gene with Europeans that plays a significant role in coding for lighter skin, new research suggests.<p>The study, published Thursday in the journal PLOS Genetics, also revealed that the gene, which is responsible for 27 percent of skin color variation in Indians, was positively …

Anthropology