Boris Smirnov

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Talking About Death in America: An Anthropologist’s View

In order to break the silence that shapes contemporary American attitudes toward death, we must explore our own relationship to it.<p>Back in February, …

11 absolutely fabulous fences to enhance your garden

We all like a little privacy in our garden but the way you go about securing it can make or break a beautiful landscaping project. Do you want the …

Landscaping

Introducing inkjet-printed disposable lasers | Cosmos

<b>The humble inkjet printer can create organic laser components</b> so cheaply, easily and efficiently, the parts can be swapped out like disposable razor …

Nanotech

Quick Tip: How to Use Zeplin to Generate Style Guides

We previously covered how designers can collaborate with the dev team using Zeplin, but there’s a bit more to it; Zeplin is a great tool for …

Everything You Need To Know About Black Panther Before Marvel's Civil War

It’s going to be a good year for Marvel’s Black Panther. Not only is he getting an extremely promising new comic book series, in a few months he’s …

Comics

Get where you’re going with fewer steps using these 3D Touch shortcuts in Apple Maps

Getting where you’re going with fewer steps is a lot easier with time-saving 3D Touch shortcuts in Apple Maps. For example, pressing the Maps icon on …

What to Do When Your Kid Lies to You

A typical four-year-old lies about once every two hours, according to some studies. A typical six-year-old lies even more often (hourly)! Fellow …

Parenting

The Seven Golden Rules for Collaborating with Great People

I've always been fascinated with how some teams work well together and how some managers get great results, but what is it that makes a team excel? …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

18 Creatively Genius Bathroom Storage Ideas

Check out this terrific roundup on bathroom storage from <b>Home Ideas</b>! They have gathered up such good ideas. I think everyone can use a little …

Man Builds Home for $11,000 Using Local Found Materials

Kayaking instructor and boatbuilder Brian Schulz embarked on an ambitious construction project that took him about a year and a half to complete. The end result is a beautiful home in the woods that cost only $11,000! Inspired by Japanese architecture, the <i>Japanese Forest House</i> (as Schulz aptly …

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10 Awesome 100-Year-Old Crafts for Kids

At the dawn of the 20th century, middle class children were less likely than at any time in history to spend their days toiling for survival next to …

Crafting

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100 Diagrams That Changed the World

Since the dawn of recorded history, we’ve been using visual depictions to map the Earth, order the heavens, make sense of time, dissect the human body, organize the natural world, perform music, and even concretize abstract concepts like consciousness and love. <b>100 Diagrams That Changed the World</b></i> …

Learn Anything in 20 Hours with This Four Step Method

With just 20 hours of focused, deliberate practice, you can go from knowing absolutely nothing to performing noticeably well. That's the message from …

The Voice

Why habit is the key to creativity and how to master your daily routine – a must-read: http://j.mp/13KW5JF

A Skeptic’s Guide to the Mind

In his first book, <i>On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You’re Wrong,</i> neurologist Robert Burton showed that our certainty that we are …

Introducing Trello Business Class!

All the power of Trello plus extra features like Google Apps integration, extra administrative controls, one-click bulk export, and a view-only …

Apps

How to eat healthily on £1 a day

<b>Starting on Monday 29 April, 5,000 Britons will be challenging themselves to live on just £1 a day for five days, as part of a campaign by the Global Poverty Project.</b><p>But is it possible not just to survive, but also to eat a balanced and healthy diet on that sort of budget?<p>Over five days, I set out …

Creating a Radial Menu in CSS

How do I create a menu which looks like this...<p>Link to PSD<p>I don't want to use the PSD images. I would prefer using icons from some package like …