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Rihanna and Britney's Instagram pics are ruining music videos

Music videos used to be a major event in my household. I vividly remember waiting by the TV to see the Spice Girls' Say You'll Be There video on Top Of The Pops for the first time. In 1996, moments like that were a big deal. But would I have pressed my nose up to the telly screen if I'd already …

Beautiful Skull Spurs Debate on Human History

A 1.8-million-year-old skull blends features of a number of early human species.<p><b>A newly discovered skull, some 1.8 million years old, has rekindled debate over the identity of humanity's ancient ancestors. Uncovered at the Dmanisi site in the Caucasus in Georgia, "Skull 5" represents the most</b> …

Watch Partial Lunar Eclipse Live Tonight

A (very) partial lunar eclipse comes our way on Friday evening.<p><b>The full moon will appear to get a tiny bite taken out of it as it undergoes a shallow partial eclipse today. (See lunar eclipse pictures.)</b><p>Keen sky-watchers may notice that October's full moon, known traditionally as the Hunter's Moon, …

Witty Himalayan road signs – in pictures

Darkly humorous, rhyming and sometimes confusing road signs greet drivers in the mountainous regions of India. The signs – aimed at drink-drivers, sleepy travellers and even nagging passengers – were pictured by the travel photographer Ajay Jain from New Delhi. He has photographed more than 400 …

Brian Skerry on Capturing the Soul of the Sea

“As I sort of connect the dots and spend time with these animals … things are revealed to me.” <i>—Brian Skerry</i><p>Brian Skerry wants to “make pictures that will stay with people for a lifetime.” It is this desire, and his sense of duty to protect the planet for the next generation, that has led Skerry to …

Where to find secluded surf on Nicaragua’s southern coast

Inhaling the salty air, your body pleasantly fatigued from a morning surf, you gawk at the breathtaking, crescent-shaped cove and slouch deeper into your hammock. For surfers, Nicaragua has it all. From powerhouse waves to more relaxing rides to secluded surf for novices, you've got an array of …

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A Bee that Weaves her Nest!

Wildlife<p>On a recent visit to Kakamega Forest in Western Kenya I noticed one of my favourite bees (a bee called Pseudoanthidium, also known as Carder Bees for their nesting habits) buzzing about near the windows. It was flying back and forth from the edge of the forest.<p>This pretty bee is marked in …

Northern Lights: a how-to guide

There are few phenomena that capture the imagination like the Aurora Borealis. The Northern Lights appear only at high latitudes on dark nights from September to March, and lucky star-gazers can witness anything from an ethereal green glow on the horizon to pulsating scarlet streaks across the sky. …

Portraits of a ravaged land: incredible photography by Nick Brandt

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A 5-Point Guide to Loving Knitwear

The summer has officially ended, and it's that time of year when we start thinking (and panicking) about how our winter wardrobes are going to work. …

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How to dress: voluminous clothes

The holy grail of clothes shopping is not the piece that is supremely fashionable. It is not, even, the one that makes you look as if you've been keeping up three to four gym sessions a week instead of slipping back to, um, zero to four gym sessions a week. Both of those pieces are good, obviously. …

Divers In Russia Dredge Up A Half-Ton Chunk Of Meteorite

Remember that bus-sized meteor that stunned thousands and injured hundreds across Russia when it entered the atmosphere and produced a massive shockwave last February?<p>Well what survived the incredible temperatures came crashing into Lake Chebarkul in central Russia, and today, divers dredged up a …

Dad Sends Kids Toys Into Outer Space, Films The Entire Trip

If you were lucky enough to have a childhood which involved firing plastic bottles into the air and pretending they were rockets, then consider your …

10 Ways To Stop A Cold In Its Tracks

<i>By Jessica Levine for Men's Health</i><p>If you don't fast-forward commercials, you've seen this one from Zicam: A pretty woman daintily sneezes into her elbow when out of nowhere a snot-nosed monster of a cold is chasing her. "That first sneeze. You have a pre-cold," the voiceover says. She runs. He …

20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase of the very best in nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to "Creative Visions" …

Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Steve Jobs’ UFO-Shaped Apple HQ Almost a Reality

Apple's new corporate headquarters has been unanimously approved by the Cupertino council just this week with only one final vote to take place in November 2014 to solidify the plans. In the meantime, a few models of the concept have been released. The UFO-like design for the new space is set to …

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Bike Navigation Redefined Thanks to a Hammerhead

I don’t know how I missed this because I know EVERYTHING (joke) but please direct your attention to this crowdfunded project for bicycle navigation …

Articles about open plan concrete home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a...<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and …

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Articles about little cabin woods 7 homes we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Boerum House and Home, a Brooklyn outpost features a roster of emerging and established designers.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the …

Decade In Design: The Biggest Events Of 2009

The past decade has been marked by ferment and change–and design has played its part. Tell us what we missed at #designdecade<p><b>Tracks and Fields</b><p>New York’s High Line–once an elevated railway, now a popular park–has inspired other cities to reclaim old train trestles. Click the numbers below to read …

Specs To Your Specs: Custom 3-D Printed Glasses For $299

Plastics. It’s the domain of 3-D printing–and, as a new company has discovered, ideal for personalized eyewear.<p>There are more than a few hiccups with the promise of 3-D printed goods (which we’ve covered here), but one specific issue is the inevitable plastic ceiling. Until we can produce goods in …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

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