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Great moments in science (if Twitter had existed)

A lot of news these days comes from, or is about, Twitter. Entertainment magazines and shows seem to be entirely dependant on celebrity Tweets, like those fish that feed on the random things that fall out of a sharks mouth.<p>It's not all random utterances and spats though. Time magazine recently ran …

Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Delicious brownie ice cream sandwiches topped with sprinkles that can be ready and waiting in the freezer. MORE+ LESS-<p>August 29, …

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Private equity investors have global vision for DBRS

The U.S. private equity heavyweights set to take over DBRS Inc. have set their sights on international growth for the Canadian credit rating agency.<p>Carlyle Group LP and Warburg Pincus LLC said Monday that they would acquire DBRS, with plans to invest in the business, potentially bringing on new …

Crispy Potato Skins

8 Servings<p>Crispy, cheesy, bacon-y—they're an irresistible Super Bowl snack. So irresistible, in fact, that you may want to make a double batch of this potato skins recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 russet potatoes (about 5 lb.), scrubbed<p>Olive oil for rubbing and brushing<p>Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon<p>Freshly …

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …

Crafts: Game Of Thrones House Sigil Paper Snowflakes

Every year around this time I hang a bunch of paper snowflakes from the ceiling of the living room for a little holiday ambiance. Then I set fire to …

20 Great DIY Wedding Backdrop Ideas

Last month I had the pleasure of being part of “Team Pom Pom” for my friends’ Clay and Lisa’s wedding. Along with Victoria and Anna, I helped create …

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My mother and I used to marble paper on the weekends when I was younger. To this day, I still feel like I am a mad scientist when I marble, experimenting with new colors and testing new patterns.<p>Even if you don’t have experience with marbling, it’s a fun project to try with friends. It requires …

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It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

How to build a dining table from recycled wood - Green Diary - Green Revolution Guide by Dr Prem

A dining table is a flat surfaced table (which all tables are) standing on four or more legs depending on shape and size and is used for formal …

8 ways to use honey to pamper your skin and hair

Legend has it that honey was Cleopatra’s preferred weapon in her beauty arsenal, and now science is catching up to what many women have known for …

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16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

10 Delightful Dave Grohl Facts To Remind You Dave Grohl Is The King Of Cool Rock Stars

I’m sure you know by now that Dave Grohl is not only an amazing musician, but an amazing person. The man has been a tour de force in music for two decades now and the stories of his hospitality are endless. At this point, it’s really only a matter of time before Dave cures cancer or fixes the U.S. …

‘Marriage isn’t for you’: The blog post that got it all wrong

A funny thing happened yesterday on my Facebook feed: Dozens of people posted a story that was neither excellent, enlightening, funny or sad.<p>The article, Marriage Isn't for You, along with a standard happy couple wedding shot, began with: 'Having been married only a year and a half, I've recently …

Maria Kang Should Learn the Difference Between Excuses and Reality

Maria Kang is getting a lot of heat for this photo:<p>Now, I came here to defend her, actually. That had been my idea. I mean, she's clearly …

Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not)

Sources:<p>All of the information in this essay came from A People's History of the United States, by Howard Zinn, and Lies My Teacher Told Me, by James …

Chocolate Chip Cookie No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfaits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 20, 2013 101<p>It’s a BIG day.<p>A big birthday day that is. Someone in this house …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

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Ranking All The Love Interests In The Mary-Kate And Ashley Films

Because this is actually what matters in life. IMPORTANT: This system is based solely on whom I found most attractive when I was a pubescent teenager.

Straight Man Gets Emotional Over Gay Brother's Struggles After Wedding

In this emotional video, David Stevens, a straight man, discusses what happened after he posted pictures of his gay brother's wedding on Facebook. After telling the reader about the beautiful and loving relationship between his brother and his partner, Stevens shares a Facebook message he received …

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Jack Black And The "School Of Rock" Kids Reunited 10 Years Later

They even played music together. Ugh we're all old.

French bakers to Kanye West: We will serve no croissants before their time

French bakers aren’t saying "bon appetit" to Kanye West’s latest album, "Yeezus."<p>The Association of French Bakers is upset with lyrics from “I am God,” in which West raps “In a French-ass restaurant / Hurry up with my damn croissants.”<p>So they penned him a tongue-in-cheek letter begging him to …

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This Tumblr Combines Peanuts with Smiths Lyrics, Is Awesome - PAPER

Et voila, the Internet has given us something fun to obsess over for an afternoon on this otherwise extremely slow news day. Graphic designer <b>Lauren LoPrete</b> recently created the Tumblr <b>This Charming Charlie</b>, combining some of the best <b>Morrissey</b> and <b>The Smiths</b> lyrics with <i>Peanuts</i> comic strips. You …

The Nature Conservancy Photo Contest Is Here, And The Entries Are Stunning (PHOTOS)

Calling all photographers!<p>The Nature Conservancy's annual photo contest has begun, and some stunning entries have already started to flow in. Finalists will be selected later this year before a round of online voting and the winner will have their photo featured on the cover of the environmental …