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The envelope please! 6 easy yet elegant Oscars party appetizers and desserts

Perhaps our invitations to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ big Oscars after-party were lost in the mail? Well, even if we can’t eat celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck’s food alongside the stars at the annual Governors Ball after the Academy Awards, we can whip up some at-home party fare …

10 Amazing Science Stunts For Parties (1)

The best iPad apps of 2014

1. Pixelmator<p>If you want more from a photo-editing app than simple filters and cropping, Pixelmator is just the thing: a powerful yet easy-to-use image-editing app with more retouching tools than you can shake a (paintbrush) stick at, tapping Apple’s iCloud service to run across devices.<p>2. Auxy: …

Birdseed Suet Cupcakes

By Stacy Tornio<p>In the winter, birds benefit from a high-energy suet treat. Stacy Tornio, editor of Birds & Blooms, developed this recipe with her …

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

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A colony on Mars will be the 'next giant leap for mankind'

Bas Lansdorp, CEO and co-founder of Mars One, is nothing if not ambitious. His dream is the stuff of science fiction -- not only does he want to put humans on Mars in 2025, but he wants to leave them there to establish a self-sufficient settlement. And he plans to fund the enterprise, in part, by …

Art Meets Mathematics: Dizzying Geometric GIFs by David Whyte | Colossal

<p>In 2011, Dublin-based physics student David Whyte began a Tumblr called Bees & Bombs where he posted humorous images and quirky GIFs of his own …