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Could a blood test accurately diagnose autism?

A new study reveals a potential new diagnostic tool that could allow doctors to identify whether a child is on the autism spectrum through a simple …

Autism

These efficient modern prefabs raise the bar for shipping container homes

Delivered in 10 weeks<p>In our roundup of eco-friendly prefab homes you can buy right now, one of the newest companies featured is Honomobo, based in the Canadian province of Alberta. Launched last spring, the company builds modern homes, offices, studios, multi-family complexes, and more out of …

Prefab Homes

The 6 best sites to find cheap flights

With rising airline costs, every penny you can save truly counts -- so when you score a cheap flight, it's a great feeling.<p>Flight deals may seem few and far in between, but there are alternatives ways to find an affordable ticket to your next destination. You may think the only option you have is …

Shopping

The Magic of Russian Photoshop Whiz Max Asabin

Max Asabin is a Russian hobbyist photo retoucher and digital artist who has been wowing the Internet as of late with his Photoshop skills. Many of …

Is This The Most Romantic Restaurant In The World?

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while …

Country Lifestyle

How to Make PVC Look Like Wood

Jason Poplinski's method is inexpensive and effective<p>If you're building a set, an installation or props, it might be helpful to have a ready source …

Woodworking

All-in-one furniture cube is perfect for micro apartments

It includes a bed, a walk-in closet, and additional kitchen counter space<p>Nils Holger Moormann, the German-based designer behind this tricked-out Volkswagen van-cum-mobile-home, has designed another small-space solution, this time an all-in-one furniture cube for people living in micro …

Furniture

Build a small, trendy home the Kubu way!

With pre-fabricated and modular homes becoming increasingly popular in the modern world, here is a refreshing cube design in pre-fabricated houses …

Facebook is once again putting the $41 billion computer network industry to shame

And Facebook will again share it with the world for free, putting commercial network tech vendors on notice. (We're looking at you, Cisco).<p>The new innovation, revealed on Tuesday, is something called Backpack and it's a second-generation computer switch, the successor to the one it released last …

Livestreaming

Higgs Boson Physicist May Have Killed the Birth Control Pill

Hormonal contraceptives might be a thing of the past.<p>When the physicists working with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN discovered the Higgs boson …

Physics

Microsoft goes after VMware with free(ish) Windows licenses for Hyper-V converts | Ars Technica

Will this be enough to make Hyper-V overtake VMware?<p>With the imminent release of Windows Server 2016, due to be launched some time in September with …

Vmware

Pizza by drone: unmanned air delivery set to take off in New Zealand

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - A New Zealand pizza chain aims to become the world's first company to offer a commercial drone delivery service, a milestone in the once-unthinkable quest to save time and money with an air-borne supply chain dispensing with people.<p>Some of the world's biggest companies …

New Zealand

Fintech could be bigger than ATMs, PayPal, and Bitcoin combined

Fintech broke onto the scene as a disruptive force following the 2008 crisis, but the industry's influence on the broader financial services system is changing.<p>The fintech industry no longer stands clearly apart from financial services proper, and is increasingly growing embedded in mainstream …

ATMs

Beaches in Barcelona and Catalonia

01 of 10<p>Where are the Best Beaches in Barcelona?<p>What makes a beach 'the best'? For some, it's the one nearest to hand. What's the point in lazing on …

Barcelona

6 Amazing Places to Eat in Barcelona

From breakfast to late-night dinner, here are six insider picks in Barcelona.<p>Albert Adrià, co-creator of the legendary El Bulli, loves breakfast at …

European Travel

Top 5 Tips to Discover Barcelona on a Budget - Vagabondish

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Europe. With a longstanding history, amazing architecture, beautiful beaches and magical mountain …

Barcelona

6 must-have items for web designers

Looking for a spot of web design inspiration? We round up 6 of the best and most interesting web design-related goodies from the last month.<p>01. …

12 Tiny-Ass Apartment Design Ideas to Steal

Just when I think I’ve seen the tiniest studio apartments in Paris making efficient use of every last inch of space, some interior design blog or …

Shakin' Stevens Residence / Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This compact double fronted Victorian workers cottage in set within a gritty one way street in Richmond …

Framing

17 Facebook tips and tricks you probably never heard about - Pocket-lint

Facebook has been around for a while, but chances are, you have no idea about the several hidden features buried within the social network.<p>It's easy …

The 15 best honeymoon destinations in the U.S.

Travel to these honeymoon destinations in the U.S. and spend the cash you save on international airfare towards one (or three) of the most romantic …

6 of the best spas on Ibiza | Ibiza Spotlight

Pamper me, pamper me! Everyone likes a bit of indulgence and it doesn't always have to be about going out for the night. As much as the body needs …

Ibiza's best beach clubs

Beach clubs are an essential part of the Ibiza experience, but make sure to steer clear of the tackier establishments. Whether it’s relaxing at …

Barcelona

The House Divorce Built

This floating home breaks up as fast as your relationship (and can get back together just as quickly).<p>It’s a fact of life that people fall in and out of love. Around 40% to 50% of marriages in the United States end in divorce, and it’s rarely a clean break. Studio OBA, an architecture firm based in …

Architecture

Now Your Cat Can Also Feel Like a World Traveler With These Architectural Landmarks

Cat owners can now offer their cats a range of architectural landmarks to inhabit. The design studio, “Poopycat” has released a series of cardboard …

Taj Mahal

Celebs Are Loving This Odd Beauty Trend

In Hollywood, actresses are taught early on to find their light. That is, to master the delicate art of shifting one’s face to avoid shadows while …

Fashion Trends

Make a Fun, Diving Spudmarine

<i>Editor’s Note: Bob Knetzger has been making fun stuff all his life — first as a kid with his trusty Vac•U•Form and Thingmaker toys, then as a professional toy designer at Mattel, and for the last 35 years as an independent toy inventor. He’s been sharing playful projects with Make: in the Toy</i> …

New Zealand Has A Cave Full Of Glowworms, And It's Wholly Surreal

Anyone with a bucket list is probably familiar with the glowworm caves of Waitomo, New Zealand.<p>Thousands of tiny, glistening glowworms inhabit these subterranean caverns, making for a light show that's beyond memorable. Travelers can take a floating tour inside the caverns, but the technicolor …

New Zealand

Drew Barrymore Released a Beautiful Statement About Her Divorce

"Divorce might make one feel like a failure, but eventually you start to find grace in the idea that life goes on. "<p>After three years of marriage, it was reported that Drew Barrymore and her husband Will Kopelman were splitting. While we were all hoping it was just a rumor, the couple released a …

15 Modern Functional Desk Designs That Make Work Spaces Enjoyable

Whether it’s a home office or an office in your day job, it won’t be comfortable unless you have a good functional desk. Not only that, style matters …