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Kevin Weir’s Fantastically Bizarre Historical GIFs

Bringing life to the old, black and white photograph, Kevin Weir'd historical GIFs are a must-see.<p>As cinemagraph GIFs take over the internet, graphic …

GIF Animations

Chickpea Salad Sammiches | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Makes enough for 4 sandwiches <br>Total time: 10 minutes || Active time: 10 minutes<p>“Um, Isa?”<p>“Yes, Internet?”<p>“Do you think we’re</i> …

Edamame and Walnut Ravioli with Spinach Mushroom Saute

When we eat edamame, S and I usually have a contest. We see who does a neater job sucking the edamame out of their pods. I win. Always. Eating …

Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup

It’s a bright and crisp autumn day. The kind of day that is cheery but demanding of a colorful bowl of tasty soup, so that’s what I whipped up! The …

Winners of the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The winners have just been announced in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The overall winner, top 10 category winners and top 50 finalists were unveiled at a ceremony in Hong Kong earlier today. The contest invited photographers to submit images of the world of …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Dessert

Qatar's Floating Hotels for the 2022 World Cup

The small Arab state of Qatar has had to deal with much criticism for being chosen to host the 2022 World Cup. Not only have there been concerns about cooling the large stadiums and guests during the brutal summer months, but questions have risen about where the large influx of spectators will stay …

Luxury Lifestyle

Stories of zealotry

<b>Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories From the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism.</b> By Karima Bennoune. <i>W.W. Norton; 402 pages; $27.95 and</i> …

Religion

Jamie Oliver is right: a poor diet is the national disease

Jamie Oliver has run into fire with his comments about poverty and junk food, but it will take more than a single celebrity chef to eradicate our unhealthiest habits<p>I once worked undercover as a checkout operator in a Tesco in Edinburgh. The store was in an area dominated by council flats, and seen …

Baby Shower Gender Reveal Cookies

Several months ago I was contacted by Cake Central Magazine and asked to make some cookie suitable for a baby shower. After having so much fun making …

How-To: Vintage-Inspired Faux Wood Photo Surface

I write craft tutorials for a living, so I’ve constantly got my eye out for props and backdrops for project photos. One thing I’ve learned along the way: you can’t go wrong with weathered wood. That’s why I’m loving this vintage-inspired faux wood photo surface tutorial from Home Is Where the …

How-To: Pretty Flower Pom-Poms

Take your pom-pom making to a whole new level with this awesome flower pom-pom tutorial from the Mr. Printables Blog!<p>In love? (I know, me too.) Head over to the Mr. Printables Blog to see how it’s done!

Personalised Honey Jar | Design Sponge

Here’s a very easy and quick project with a big impact. The stamps are put on using solvent ink. The one used in the project is called StazOn which is a permanent waterproof ink. You can find it on eBay for about $17. This would be a great way to decorate your cups or vases too!

DIY: Lunchbox Container from a Milk Jug

Say goodbye to the brown sack lunchbox! A few months ago, AllYou Magazine came to me with a craft challenge and I'm excited to finally share it with …

Transferring Ink to Candles

Making personalized candles is easier than you think. Today with some help from the kids we made some candles to give to my parents on Valentine's …

DIY Beach Glass Photo Transfer

Turn Your Vintage Photos Into Canvas Artwork

Thanks for stopping by this Monday – hope you had a wonderful weekend. Today I want to show you the easy steps I used to turn two old photographs …

DIY chalkboard wall - Today's Parent

<b>Materials</b>:<br>level<br>measuring tape<br>chalkboard paint<br>paintbrush<br>paint roller<br>painter’s tape<br>chalk
wood trim<br>nail gun<br>sticky tack<p><b>Step One:</b> Prepare the surface by …

DIY Craft: How to Make Wax Dipped Candles

What home isn’t made sweeter with the addition of beautiful candles? A romantic dinner won’t be that intimate without candlelight, and every home …

How to Make Glowing Headphones

In this video, Becky Stern of Adafruit Industries demonstrates how to make glowing over-ear headphones using 14 color-changing NeoPixel LEDs, a Flora …

Cosmology

Japan to introduce internet 'fasting camps' for addicted kids

Japan is planning to introduce Internet "fasting" camps staffed by education experts who will help children overcome their addiction to the online world.<p>More than 500,000 Japanese children between the ages of 12 and 18 are believed to be addicted to the internet, although the ministry of education …

A chance discovery proves that that Leedsichthys problematicus, which swam the seas of the Jurassic era, grew up to 50ft long. That's double previous estimates: http://trib.al/lPE8848 (Illustration: National Museums Scotland)