Beth Jett

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Sandwich (Replacement) Monday: Soylent

My sister Natalie recently had a birthday, and a friend who hates her sent her a packet of Soylent, the powdered meal of the future containing all the boring nutrients we need to live.<p>Soylent was created by Los Angeles startup guy Rob Rhinehart, who lost his taste for delicious food in a tragic …

A Wisecracking Biochemist Shares Her Kitchen ABCs

Biochemists aren't really known for their sense of humor. But we recently met one who was warm, inviting and downright hilarious. "When chemists don't know what something is, they call it a substance," quips Shirley Corriher.<p>Corriher is perhaps best known for authoring two books, <i>Cookwise: The Hows</i> …

Inside a Modern Family Star's Los Angeles House

Eric Stonestreet's casual house.<p>It's an only-in-L.A. kind of story. Designer Nathan Turner and Eric Stonestreet, of <i>Modern Family</i> fame, both have the same agent. And, it turns out, a passion for authentic Old West style. Navajo blankets, vintage tile, cowboy memorabilia, and, of course, casual …

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Back to School: The 70s vs. Today, A Lot has Changed

<b>Back to School in the 70s</b><p>1. Take the kids downtown to go shopping at Sears for back to school clothes the last week of August. Get everyone a new …

25 Unsettling Face Swaps That Will Make You Want to Die Inside

If your worst fears involve a giant baby, look no further.<p>While most people scour Reddit and Imgur for face swaps to get a good laugh, there are a …

The world's most intriguing lists

What demands did Einstein send his wife? What did Galileo buy on his weekly shop? What was on Houdini's rider? Shaun Usher introduces the world's most intriguing lists<p><b>Since we first began walking the Earth, human beings have been creating lists of one kind or another. A world without them would, I</b> …

30 Little-Known Features of Popular Social Media Sites

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I first set foot in Disneyland, I race to the most famous rides first—Splash Mountain, the Matterhorn, Indiana Jones, all the biggest and best. Little do I know there are just as many hidden gems and overlooked attractions that I’ve likely …

Colorful Pipes In The Dalles

These pipes carry water in and out of Google's The Dalles, Ore., data center. The blue pipes supply cold water and the red pipes return the warm water back to be cooled.

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15 Awesome Things We Learned From Steve Jobs' 1985 Playboy Interview

As with most long interviews with the late CEO, it's filled with fantastic nuggets about his life, Apple, and the future of computing.<p>We pulled out our 15 favorite quotes and anecdotes for you to check out.

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15 Portraits of Unrelated Doppelgangers

Have you ever met or seen another person that looked <b>exactly</b> like someone you know? If so, then you’ve encountered someone’s Doppelgänger.<p><i>I’m not a</i> …

Office Aquarium Doubles as Desk Divider

A former call center in Boulder, Colorado replaced their boring desk dividers with fish tanks, turning their staid office into a giant aquarium. …

Jet Skiing Through the Canyons of Lake Powell

A jet skier rides through a set of narrow canyons on Lake Powell, gliding effortlessly through the calm, mirror-like water.<p>Channels: AMAZING<br>Tags: · …

Picture of the Day: Arpino, Italy

Photograph by Raffaele Camardella<p>Arpino is a comune (municipality) in the province of Frosinone in the region of Lazio in central Italy. Its Roman …

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Interactive Map<p>The map plots the approximately 90,000 photographs that have geographical information. Customize your search by by photographer, date, …

Hello, May I Help You Plan Your Final Months?

Imagine you're at home. You have cancer. You just had another round of chemo, and the phone rings.<p>The main goal ... is to make sure that you know what's important to you, and that your care aligns with what's important to you. - Kate Schleicher, phone counselor, Vital Decisions<p>"My name is Kate. I'm …

Jim Crace and Hermione Lee win James Tait Black Prizes

<b>A novel on the disintegration of a remote community in England, and a biography of a Booker prize-winning novelist are the winners of Britain's oldest literary awards.</b><p>Novelist Jim Crace and biographer Hermione Lee have been awarded the James Tait Black Prizes.<p>The winners were announced by …

Books

This Frozen White Chocolate Lemonade Recipe from Max Brenner is Delish

<i>If there’s anyone that knows chocolate it’s the peeps at Max Brenner. So we asked them to whip up a super special bevvie perfect for summer. Cheers!</i><p>Image via Aidan Loughran of Max Brenner Philadelphia.<p><b>Frozen White Chocolate Lemonade</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><br>4 ounces Cold White Chocolate Ganache (see below)<br>2 …

Reading the minds of the ‘dead’

Thousands of patients remain trapped in a vegetative state between life and death. Three scientists are working to free them, as Roger Highfield reports.<p>“Imagine you wake up, locked inside a box,” says Adrian Owen. "It's a perfect fit, down to every last one of your fingers and toes. It's a strange …

Bold colors, inspiring interiors & fun furniture: Check out our 4 favorite tours from the past week! --> http://on.apttherapy.com/QV65Rv What was your favorite element you spotted in a tour this week and why?

The “Seelenkiste” cabin concept by Bauhaus-University Professor Michael Loudon

The “Seelenkiste” cabin concept by Bauhaus-University Professor Michael Loudon.<p>Via Joan Childs

One Simple Chart Shows 72 Uses For Common Household Products

People have been using common substances like citrus juices, oils and vinegars for cooking, as household cleaners and personal grooming products, for …

3 Awesome Projects You Can Do With The New LittleBits CloudBit Module

After the announcement of the LittleBits CloudBit module earlier today, you may find yourself wondering “what the heck would I use that for?”<p>Really, the possibilities are endless, but LittleBits has put together a few projects to show some great examples of what could be achieved quickly and easily.<p>…

iPad stand tutorial

This iPad stand, wedge or bean bag is functional as well as decorative. When I made my first iPad bean bag I realised that the item is quite large …

Couple Quit Their Jobs And Build A Dream Home For $500 Only

Advertisement<p>Building the dream home is a goal that everyone has but not everyone is able to execute it the way they want to. Usually that happens …

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