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Dissecting Leonardo da Vinci’s Famous ‘The Last Supper’ Painting

During the Renaissance, “Old Master” <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b> produced an unprecedented amount of work. Among his famously eclectic—and seemingly endless—portfolio, there are three creations that stand out from the rest: the <i>Mona Lisa</i> (a painted portrait), the <i>Vitruvian Man</i> (a scientific drawing), and <b>The</b> …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Investigation reveals that Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.<p>An Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data even if you’ve used privacy settings that say they will prevent …

Here's What You Should Eat Post-Workout, According To A Nutrition Coach

While most of us understand the importance of fueling our body before working up a sweat, we don’t give much thought to what we put in our body after working out. Turns out, how we decide to refuel post-workout can directly impact our body composition, recovery and performance , says Jessica …

Canadian airlines aim to be biofuel superpower, reduce carbon footprint

The country's top airlines say resource-rich Canada has the potential to become a biofuel superpower by transforming forest residue and agricultural crops into energy that can help the industry reduce greenhouse gas emissions.<p>"Canada actually has an opportunity like no other country where it can …

Sustainability

7 Major Painting Styles: From Realism to Abstract

Ranked From Most to Least Realistic<p>Part of the joy of painting in the 21st century is the range of available art styles. The late 19th and 20th …

10 Coffee Tables on Wheels to DIY

Coffee tables can have several purposes in your living room. The top surface is good for giving a home to your current read or displaying your tray …

10+ Reasons For Buying a property in Spain

Translate this page:<p><b>1. Real estate prices are low compared to historical standards</b> and started to rise again since end 2014. Check this chart of …

How to convert a van into the ultimate adventure vehicle

You have a normal van. You want to convert it into a cool camper so that you can live everywhere for free. Where to start? This video! Nate Murphy, …

The 24 funniest expressions from Spain (and how to use them)

<b>1.</b> A Spaniard is not “drunk,” he “goes fart.” (<i>va pedo</i>)<p><b>2.</b> You won’t notice when a Spaniard is “lying to you,” instead you’ll see “his feather duster …

Relive Your College Years With This Thoughtful, Hilarious Novel

"The Idiot" immerses readers in a Harvard student’s thwarted, anxiety-filled freshman year.<p>During the first winter of Selin Karadağ’s undergraduate career at Harvard, she’s walking through campus with her friend Svetlana when she runs into a linguistics classmate. “‘Hey Selin, how’s it going,’ he …

Top 10 Places to Download or Stream Movies For Free, Legally

It’s easy to find movies to download or stream, but if you’re flying straight and narrow or want to support and watch films that are free, public …

Planes, Trains & Automobiles of U.S. Presidents

Official Vehicles of the President of the United States is an infographic from TitleMax showing the evolution of the vehicles used by Presidents …

What 770,000 Tubes of Saliva Reveal About America

Yep, it's a Map of America’s Diversity using the genetic data from the analysis of saliva samples. Ancestry.com gathed the data from 770,000 salva …

This ready-made tiny home can be shipped to any destination

There are those who work for months or even years to create a beautiful tiny home out of nothing, but if you don’t have time for all that, now you …

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

The Differences Between a Crime Novel, Mystery Novel and Thriller Novel

<i>Every writer’s job is to give the reader what she wants in a way she doesn’t expect.</i> [Like this quote? Click here to Tweet and share it!] (And it’s …

The eight ultimate North American road trips handpicked by car experts revealed

If you’re planning on hitting the road in North America, an illustrated guide has been created to show eight ultimate road trips that you can take.<p>The trip routes have been personally researched, hand-picked and collated by WeBuyAnyCar.com, the UK’s largest car buying service.<p>The idea behind the …

You have an 18th-century woman to thank for the delight that is Veuve Clicquot

If you're ever lucky enough to stare at a bottle of Veuve Clicquot, you may notice a few details. One, the iconic label is always a certain hue of …

What Did President Wilson Mean When He Called for “Peace Without Victory” 100 Years Ago?

On January 22, 1917, Woodrow Wilson stood before a joint session of Congress and an audience that included his wife, Edith, and one of his daughters, …

How to Make a Modern “Sunrise” Floating Mirror + Shelf

<i>Sometimes an “oops” project turns into hours of frustration or a pile of materials in the corner of the garage — and sometimes an oops gives way to a</i> …

Shiplap - All You Need to Know

Shiplap can add rustic charm to any blank wall. Learn more about the trendy wooden planks and how you can install them in your own home.<p>Photo: …

WWII Wisdom on the Qualities and Responsibilities of a True Leader | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from FM 22-5, an Army field manual on leadership published in 1946. Its contents were formulated during</i> …

Drink Inn the history: Beleaguered boozers get shot in the arm as Historic England gives them listed status

Britain's beleaguered boozers are getting a shot in the arm from an ­unlikely ally.<p>Three pubs a day are shutting but now Historic England has joined …

Vietnam: The War That Killed Trust

In the early spring of 1967, I was in the middle of a heated 2 a.m. hallway discussion with fellow students at Yale about the Vietnam War. I was from a small town in Oregon, and I had already joined the Marine Corps Reserve. My friends were mostly from East Coast prep schools. One said that Lyndon …

Top 7 Must-See Sky Events for 2017

Starstruck<p>Get ready to see an amazing eclipse, a comet encounter, close planetary pairings, and more celestial wonders.<p>Among the many eye-catching astronomical shows coming up, 2017 may be best remembered for the much anticipated total eclipse of the sun that will cross the continental United …

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Famous Abstract Paintings you Need to Know

Wassily Kandinsky - Untitled (First Abstract Watercolor), 1910<p>In 1920 painter <b>Wassily Kandinsky</b> decided to free his artworks from the bondage of …

How An Obscure British Comedy Sketch Became The World’s Most Repeated TV Program

<i>The Simpsons</i> cemented its title as America’s longest-running primetime scripted series with the announcement of seasons 29 and 30. For a time, …

12 innovative rooftop ideas

So much can be done with the roof of your home as it is a place with no barriers, and your creative ideas are free to shine! Today we will show you …

A complete guide to buying a campervan in New Zealand

WE ALL have this longing to get in a van and just drive away. So many people I have talked to dream of this, like it’s a fairy tale that will never …

New Zealand