Dan Andresen

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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Books We Loved in May

<i>Welcome to our monthly roundup chronicling the best books the B&N SFF stable of bloggers has read over the previous month. Old or new, it doesn’t</i> …

Mesmerizing Animated GIFs

L’artiste David Szakaly, aka Davidope, est le directeur créatif et le fondateur de l’atelier de design <i>Fredlig</i>. Bilingue et biculturel, entre …

Try This Trick to Make the Biggest Chocolate-Chip Cookie Ever

Most chocolate-chip cookie recipes require an oven and a well-greased baking sheet. But did you ever think to use a cast-iron skillet instead? David …

Minute Moo Shu Pork (or Chicken!)

20-Minute Moo Shu Pork (or Chicken)<p>Haaaaaaaallelujah!<p>Daylight Savings has <i>finally</i> arrived! And I could not think of a better reason to lose an hour of …

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Animation Gives A Neat Overview Of The Roman Army Organization

The ancient Roman army was known for its sheer discipline and incredible organizational depth. Pertaining to the latter ‘quality’, an animated short …

Tom Petty’s Mudcrutch Reunite for Second LP, First Major Tour

Tom Petty reunited with his early Seventies Southern rock band, Mudcrutch, in 2008 for their self-titled debut LP. Now the quintet has reteamed for a …

These lamps let you grow plants anywhere - even in windowless rooms

The Mygdal Plantlamp allows you to grow plants anywhere – no sunlight required. Whether you’re stuck in an office cubicle, basement, or rainy city, …

How to Plan the Perfect Honeymoon

When your brain has morphed into a Pinterest-curated art gallery, and the fear of a botched bouquet haunts you in your sleep, just envision the light at the end of the tunnel—<i>sunlight</i>, actually—enveloping your bronzed body in a warm cocoon of honeymoon bliss. Care to order a cocktail before noon? …

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith’s Existential Synthesizer Music

<i>Rising highlights the most interesting new artists of the moment.</i><p>Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith: "Arthropoda" (via SoundCloud)<p>With their infinite possibilities, certain synthesizers can attract a type of obsession—perhaps none more so than the rare Buchla 100 Series Modular Electronic Music System. Created …

Synthesizers

The suites at the spectacular Valentinerhof Hotel make you feel like you are sleeping outside

The family-owned Valentinerhof hotel nestled into a hillside in the Tyrolean Alps offers magnificent views of adjacent Schlern Mountain. The owners …

What These Artists Do with Ballpoint Pens Is Unreal

Artists Kai & Sunny turn straight lines into straight-up hypnotic artworks.<p><i>Whirlwind of Time (section), Kai & Sunny. Image courtesy of the artists</i><p>The ballpoint pen may be a humble tool for creating art (although it has earned its place in MoMA's permanent collection) but that doesn't mean to say …

14 Delicious Recipes That'll Satisfy Every Gryffindor's Appetite

They're even better than the Hogwarts feast.