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15 Superb Pictures of Nature by Emerald Wake

In 2005, photographer Emerald Wake began her journey in photography when she worked in a photo lab and the photographic industry. Photography is now …

How Pink And Blue Became Gender-Specific

It actually wasn’t until the 1940s that the colors became set in stone.<p>Pink is for girls. Blue is for boys. Of course our society allows exceptions now and again, but imagine showing up to a boy’s baby shower with a pink bib and matching pink shoes. There would be whispers that either you’re nuts …

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5 Ideas Apple Gleefully Stole From Google, Twitter, and Microsoft

If iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks look a bit familiar, well, there are at least five good reasons for that. Apple lifted them from other innovators, then made them slightly better.<p>Apple’s WWDC keynote was largely about catching up. Fix iCloud. Release a subscription music service. And ditch all the …

Infographic: This Chart Will Turn You Into A White Wine Snob

Not too long ago I met a winemaker who said, “I believe all grapes would be red if they could.” Harsh words if you happen to be a white grape. Say we chalk it up to a simple misunderstanding, in which case this infographic from graphic designer Sean Seidell should provide some clarity.<p>Seidell, who …

This Is What Our Grocery Shelves Would Look Like Without Bees

A Whole Foods store in Rhode Island made it crystal clear to customers how their favorite fruits and vegetables depend on bees.<p>Last winter’s so-called Beepocalypse ravaged U.S. bee colonies like nothing that had come before. The country’s beekeepers reported that 31.1% of their colonies perished in …

Meet Ray Charles, the blind golden retriever puppy Here are some things you should know about him - Ray Charles was born blind on December 8, 2012. - He was one of 5 puppies that survived in the litter. - After his birth, the breeder noticed he wasn’t running around and playing with his sisters as he should have been, so the breeder took him to the vet and found out was blind. http://bzfd.it/198bgyIf

Kitten with two faces born in Oregon – video

A kitten that has two faces was born in Amity, Oregon, on Tuesday. The animal, who meows loudly from both mouths, has just one body and set of …

Endangered Snow Leopard Cub Born in Denver

Photo Credit: Denver Zoo<p>Though summer has just begun, the Denver Zoo just received a wintery resident, a baby Snow Leopard. Born on May 13th, the …

Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.2.2 Update Leaked (Video)

The Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.2.2 update has been leaked in the form of firmware version I9300XXUFME7 and it comes with a range of new features …

TV illusionist Dynamo develops a solution to overcrowding on rush-hour buses – levitate off the side of them. Watch his technique in action here: http://bit.ly/14iwFRC

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How To: Identify Your Skin Type and Moisturize Accordingly

By now, you’re fully aware that your complexion needs a daily dollop of moisturizer to stay hydrated and blemish-free. But finding that one-in-a-million formula that’s just right for your skin is like trying to find existential meaning in the latest <i>Fast and Furious</i> movie. Translation: Nearly impossible.<p>Rather than slathering on an odd-smelling cream from the suspicious-looking bottle in your medicine cabinet, hop on over to the Birchbox Man Guide and use this cheat sheet to find the right …

27 Cringeworthy Fashion DON'Ts

In the fashion world, not all trends are created equal. We've seen some <i>pretty</i> bad looks in our day. These examples from the red carpet, runway, and real life deserve a spot in the...

The Dos and Don'ts of Fall 2013 Fashion Trends

The fall 2013 New York Fashion Week runways were filled with trends worth trying. Read on for our tips and tricks for pulling them off without becoming a fashion victim.

18 Outfit Ideas From the Fall 2013 Shows

Even a blizzard couldn't stop our fashion team from racing around New York Fashion Week in some pretty chic (yet weather-appropriate) gear. Love someone's look? Click on their name...

21 Style Don'ts to Live By

We're all about emulating outfit ideas from our favorite trendsetting celebrities, but even the chicest stars can make that occasional fashion faux pas. Here, what you should never...

The £5 body firming cream that really works on cellulite

<b>M:</b> Today I want to talk about Jergens body cream.<p><b>E:</b> Who is Jergens and why do you have his body cream? He sounds like a Danish exchange student. I …

Domain Name For Sale | Undeveloped

Buyer Protection Program<p>Undeveloped safeguards your purchase. You never have to worry! We protect every transaction through a careful escrow process, …

The 5 Best Self-Tanners That Will Never, Ever, Ever Streak

Welcome to your new, perfectly bronzed life.<p>Raise your hand if you've ever felt personally victimized by a self-tanner. Same. It seems like no matter what formula you slather (or spray, or wipe) on, you will inevitably be left with weird streaks, blotches, and patches that scream, "HEY! This tan is …

10 Braided Hairstyles to Try at the Beach This Summer

Planning on relaxing by the sea for a few days? We've got you covered as far as your hair is concerned. Try any of these easy-to-DIY braided hairstyles we spied on celebrities...

5 Ponytails to Wear Now

We round up the latest ways to pull together this look<p>From high-and-mighty to tastefully teased, this tried-and-true hairstyle found itself revamped and recharged on the fall 2013 runways. Here, we round up the latest ways to pull together this look.

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How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

You know washing your towels and pillow cases every week helps keep your face clear and blemish free but are your makeup brushes feeling left out? …

DIY Shiny, Healthy Hair

Did you know that you can use eggs, beer, vinegar, avocados and honey to make your hair super shiny (not all together, though. Yuck). Use these …

Summer's Here -- Juice It Up!

A recent trip to my favorite farmers market on a Sunday morning left me clutching an overladen shoulder sack filled to bursting with all manner of glorious fruits and veggies that had seduced me with their siren songs. "JUICE," I muttered to myself to justify my lack of self-control, "I'll make …

The Healthiest (and Tastiest) Margarita Ever

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with an all-natural cocktail<p>Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with an all-natural cocktail<p>Everyone knows Cinco de Mayo is just an excuse to stuff yourself with burritos and drink margaritas. Nothing wrong with that. But the average sombrero-shaped glass usually harbors neon food dye, …