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People Are Saying This Ancient Greek "Laptop" Is Proof of Time Travel

Complete with USB ports!<p>A conspiracy theorist’s YouTube video about how this ancient Greek grave marker depicts a laptop more than 2,000 years before …

This Upside Down Wine Glass Lets You Drink Out of the Stem

If you’ve found your recent drinking get-togethers have been skewing a bit too classy, the “Upside Down Wine Glass” may be just the nonsense you …

‘I Touch Myself’: An Intimate History Of Songs About Masturbation

It was 25 years ago that Australia’s Divinyls released their tongue-in-cheek classic single “I Touch Myself,” one of the most famous and least subtle songs about self-love. It’s been used countless times in media and played even more behind the locked doors of many a listener. We owe so much to …

Pop Music

Invest In Getting More Personal Energy: Easy Habits For The New Year

Few people realize how much you can impact and boost your personal energy levels by consciously investing in them. Investing in energy has a higher impact than focusing on managing your time, because unlike time, energy is a source we can enlarge. This can enable you to meet the demands of work, …

Immune System

10 Healthy Food Swaps to Benefit Your New Year’s Diet

10 simple but effective food swaps that will set your New Year’s diet up for success.<p>We all know how it goes with New Year's diets: For two weeks (if …

The Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force

Read an Excerpt<p>Chapter One<p>The Matter of Mind<p>Nature in her unfathomable designs has mixed us of clay and flame, of brain and mind, that the two things …

This Zero-Energy Home Is Run By Machines And Costs A Lot Less Than A Regular House

Can the Axiom House create a new model for how we design houses–and how we build them?<p>A net-zero house–one that creates as much energy as it uses–is usually a pricey custom design. The cost is one reason that there are only around 600 of the homes in the U.S. today.<p>But a new startup wants to make a …

Meticulously Elegant Tattoos Created with Thousands of Intricate Dots

Tattoo artist Jessica Kinzer has a gift for producing powerful tattoos. Though only tattooing since 2014, this young artist shows genuine talent within designs that are both captivating and elegant. The complexity within each tattoo reveals Kinzer's meticulous eye for detail as she utilizes a …

Furniture Building Tips: How to Remove Dents and Holes in Wood Using Steam

Furniture builders who distress wood have their own sets of tricks. We've seen bike chains, bottlecaps, and even beloved, uniquely-shaped rocks all …

Woodworking

Articles about 5 impossibly idyllic cabins on Dwell.com - Dwell

Set in a beautiful stretch of fjord country about 250 miles northwest of Oslo, the Juvet Landscape Hotel is the kind of place you...<p>These modern retreats lend themselves to the Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku, or forest therapy.<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got …

Apples, Apples Everywhere: 9 Easy Recipes For Fall's Favorite Fruit

Apple season is here -- time to round up the kids and get picking! After you've Instagrammed all of those adorable orchard pics, you've got to figure out what to do with all of those apples. From breakfast to dessert, here are nine easy recipes to help you use them all up.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked</b> …

Alzheimer’s may have been transmitted via injections, researchers say

Other scientists say more evidence is necessary<p>During the autopsies of eight people with a rare brain disease, doctors found something unexpected: evidence of Alzheimer's disease-like changes in the brains of six of those patients. That's especially odd, since the people were between ages 36 and 51 …

Stunning Macro Photos of Delicate Butterfly Wings Look Like Shimmering Petals

Butterflies are exceptionally beautiful insects with wings covered in unique patterns and brilliant colors. On their own, these delicate creatures already stand out—but what happens when you look up-close? Artist Linden Gledhill utilizes the art of macro photography to capture the petal-like …

Articles about indonesia green roofed container home stands heat on Dwell.com - Dwell

In 1892, when John Muir founded the Sierra Club, the only "web" he knew about was the kind spun by spiders, and social...<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>An innovative glass addition adds contrast to a timber mountain lodge in France.<p>Maslow's Hierarchy of …

Articles about green home last lifetime austin on Dwell.com - Dwell

Austin couple Anne Suttles and Sam Shah built a house to last their lifetime—and longer.<p>In 1892, when John Muir founded the Sierra Club, the only "web" he knew about was the kind spun by spiders, and social...<p>Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs suggests that we only think about fancy needs like …

Intricately Folded Pages Transform Hardcover Books into Standing Sculptures

Japanese artist Yuto Yamaguchi transforms hardcover books into sculptures by simply folding their pages. Without using scissors, he crafts the bold designs by intricately creasing each page so that together, they appear as one cohesive form. Yamaguchi's excellent craftsmanship produces smooth …

If we won't stop wasting food for our own sake, might we do it for John Oliver?

The latest subject to incite John Oliver's ire and incredulity has been food waste. A recent PBS NewsHour report highlighted the upsettingly profligate way in which food is selected for retail in the United States: yellow-tinged cauliflowers, slightly imperfect peaches, and misshapen broccoli are …

The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease

How your memories impact your immune system, why moving is one of the most stressful life-events, and what your parents have to do with your predisposition to PTSD.<p>I had lived thirty good years before enduring my first food poisoning — odds quite fortunate in the grand scheme of things, but …

Einstein's "Horrendously Strenuous" First U.S. Visit

The first thing the assembled media noticed about Albert Einstein was not his energetic tuft of hair, which was covered by a felt hat. Nor was it his …