Sheena Rosentreter

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11 Small Ways To Seriously Upgrade Your Beauty Routine

Makeup

5 Makeup Tricks to Make Your Eyes Look Bigger

Expert tips for a wide-awake look.<p>There <i>is</i> some science to the appeal of Disney-princess size eyes: We associate them with youth since babies are born with a set that's close to how large they'll be in adulthood. Fair, but we typically find ourselves wishing for a wide-eyed look due to the way it …

The Best Gifts Under $10

We've rounded up affordable gift ideas that are brilliant for someone who's always on the go.<p>When you want to stick to a budget for a small thank you …

Travel

Introducing Antlos, the Sailboat Travel Service That's Airbnb and Uber Combined

Launched less than a year ago, Antlos is quickly picking up wind. The website takes the sharing model of Airbnb and the chartered transportation aspect of Uber and combines the two for sailboats and yachts. Customers, which range from single travelers to groups, can book weekly charters, spots in …

What You Need to Know About Palawan, the "Best Island in the World"

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named "best island in the world" by the …

The Floatti is the world’s first smart suspension ride suitcase

The world of suitcases and travel gear has experienced a technological revolution in the recent years. We’ve seen a sudden peak in smart luggages as …

Loon Copter is a drone that can fly and go underwater

We've seen our fair share of underwater drones before, but drones that are equally nimble in the air and beneath the water's surface are much more …

Opulent Air Travel Is Reaching a New Level of Lunacy with Seats On Top of the Plane

Instead of offering reliable on-time service, zero baggage fees, and decent meals, airlines seem willing to try anything else to fill seats. …

Distractify

Like most people, you've probably struggled with feeling like an occasional failure at work. Everyone makes mistakes and setbacks are inevitable, but …

Drinks you should be cracking open with Easter chocolate

Not many wines or spirits stand up to the richness and sweetness of chocolate. Here are the best types to sip with your Easter eggs<p>It’s not just the children in our house who are looking forward to a chocolate-filled Easter. Of course they’ll enjoy their eggs, even the cheapest ones, and the …

Would You Pay $250 for a Professional Vacation Photographer?

Oscar Wilde: 20 great quotes about America

<b>Oscar Wilde was 27 when he arrived in New York in January 1882. The playwright and poet, who was born in Dublin on October 16th 1854, visited 150 cities during his talking tour. When he arrived at the Hudson River dock, so the legend goes, a federal customs agent asked him whether he had anything</b> …

This map shows the optimal road trip across Europe

Europe is a massive continent with a diverse mix of cultures, so there's no way I'm going to pick a set of stops that will please everyone. However, last year Business Insider published a nice article listing "50 Places In Europe You Need To Visit In Your Lifetime."<p>These stops seemed like a nice …

A Map of the Optimal United States Road Trip That Hits Landmarks in All 48 Contiguous States and Washington DC

Michigan State University computer science graduate Randal S. Olson used his <i>Where’s Waldo</i> algorithm to create the optimal map of a road trip across …

Frozen Soap Bubbles Look Like Nature's Crystal Snow Globes

Cheryl Johnson treks into the winter weather to photograph gorgeous, soapy art.<p>Amid the darkest throes of winter, the last thing you want to do is stand outside blowing bubbles. Thankfully, New Hampshire artist Cheryl Johnson is on the case, photographing the beautiful, crystal ball-like results of …

Art

This Stunning App Made Me Wish All Textbooks Were On iPad

When I say textbook, you probably think something along the lines of “boring” or “meh,” but a new app called Earth, A Primer for iOS brings boring old geology textbooks into the addictive, interactive future.<p>The app is a beautiful way to explore the world and how it came to be. The app takes the …

Epic Meal Time: The Great Nutella Pyramid

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>The Pyramids of Giza. One of the classic seven wonders of the world. Awe-inspiring, mysterious monuments to a model of early …

Custom Engraved Rolling Pins That Imprint Unique Designs Into Dough

Polish designer Zuzia Kozerska uses a laser engraver to engrave custom designs into wooden rolling pins. In addition to being pleasing to the eye, …

Unique

Supposed and Filmed Locations of Fictional Places

Ever wonder where Gotham City was filmed? (Hint: not in New York) Hoth? Tatooine? Middle Earth? Or where the Kaiju Portal and SpongeBob's Bikini …

The confusing state measurements of beer in Australia

The confusing state measurements of beer in Australia

This Floating-Head Prank is Just in Time for April Fools' Day

With April Fools' Day tomorrow, here's the perfect prank to play on an unsuspecting friend. Scare a hungry fridge forager by placing your floating head in a jar between the leftovers and the milk. Not your actual head, of course, but one that will look so real they won't know the difference. All it …

The 41 Ways To Sign Off An Email, Defined

We get to the bottom of the bottom of your emails.<p><b>1. Thanks</b> = Well done on reading this whole email.<p><b>2. Thanks!</b> = Genuinely amazed you made it all the way through this.<p><b>3. Many thanks</b> = Zero thanks.<p><b>4. Thank you</b> = I am furious with you.<p><b>5. Thx</b> = I think Zayn is my favourite member of 1D.<p><b>6. Regards</b> = I …

Shackleton's Endurance trapped in pack ice - a picture from the past

First published on Mon 30 Dec 2013 07.44 EST