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How To Makeover Your Bathroom For LESS Than $150

We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and make sure t<p>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite …

Olive Oil Quatre Quarts with Chopped Fruit

Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Butter and flour a 9-inch cake pan, preferably one with a removable bottom.<p>Make the batter: First, weigh your eggs in …

Dessert

Breaking a 700-Year-Old Tradition: The American Islamic Gospel Drummer

Inside Flipboard / July 25, 2014<p>When the Islamic holy month of Ramadan wraps up at the end of July, a small group of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims …

Amazon runs the numbers to convince you that e-books should be cheaper

After unsuccessfully trying to charm authors, Amazon is now appealing to its customers during the ongoing war with Hachette. The retailer has revealed the reasons behind the spat, i.e. cheaper e-book prices, and the noble intentions behind it. Using its vast archive of data, the company believes …

Canvas fingerprinting is tracking you, and you don't even know what it is

Canvas fingerprinting?<p>Popular, heavily trafficked websites are increasingly turning to “canvas fingerprinting” in order to track your online movements. Canvas fingerprinting is extremely hard to block, hard to detect, and has become a unique identifier that logs your ‘Net history as you jump from …

The Week in Review: Why Millennials Matter

Ranging in age from 14 to 34, the millennial generation is a study in contrasts. In spite of their technological savvy, liberal politics and college …

The 10 Best Real Housewife Homes EVER

A definitive ranking of the prolific series' best houses. Did your favorites make the list?<p>A definitive ranking of the prolific series' best houses. Did your favorites make the list?

10 Organizing "Tricks" That Are Actually Huge Mistakes

Make sure you're not making these blunders.<p>Having "a place for everything and everything in its place" doesn't necessarily mean you're organized — it just means you have enough space to become a borderline hoarder. Before you crown yourself queen of organization, make sure you're not making these …

Farmers Who Grow Cocoa Beans Taste Chocolate For The First Time. Their Faces Say It All.

Chocolate. Whatever your preferred form or flavor is, the love of it is something that <i>feels</i> universal, shared between us. We come together over dinner for it, celebrate birthdays and holidays with it. The industry that produces chocolate crisscrosses the entire world.<p>But for the cocoa bean farmers …

National Geographic Travel

Almond Milk Recipes To Fall In Love With

There's been a lot of discussion about almond milk lately. Food writer Tom Philpott of Mother Jones pissed off a lot of people when he told "ignorant hipsters" to "lay off the almond milk" in an article published on July 16. Philpott took issue with the environmental impact -- specifically the …

10 Rooms You Never Knew You Needed

Interior Design

10 Strangest Things Ever Found by Airport Security

(Photo: Getty Images/E+)<p>Don't feel bad about forgetting to toss your bottled water before the airport security checkpoint. That's nothing compared to what some of your fellow travelers have been up to. You won't believe these 10 bizarre things found by airport security. And you might learn a thing …

Flying

Ann Coulter’s voter fraud secret: Why she urged Republican not to push issue

When Chris McDaniel was threatening to challenge his narrow loss, one conservative surprisingly said no. Here’s why<p>Funny thing. For some reason, professional, weapons-grade right-wing troll Ann Coulter doesn't think her fellow Republicans should waste their time looking into issues of vote fraud. …

Colorado's marijuana message to U.S.

With Alaska and Oregon gearing up to vote on legalizing marijuana in a few months and many other states considering it further down the road, one state is on everyone’s mind — Colorado.<p>Activists on both sides of the pot debate are pointing to the Colorado experiment — what they see as its great …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

‘Sweden’s Atlantis’ at Bottom of Baltic Sea: 11,000-Year-Old Settlement Uncovered

A team of divers led by Södertörn University archaeology professor Björn Nilsson has uncovered artifacts from what could be the oldest known …

Google Buys AI Startup, Hires Ethics Board To Oversee It

So we're good! Nothing to worry about here. Move along.<p>In an apparent move to feed its smart-hardware ambitions, Google has bought an artificial intelligence startup, DeepMind, for somewhere in the ballpark of $500 million. Considering all of the data Google sifts through, and the fact that it …

Rare Pictures: Snow Leopards Caught in Camera Trap

Endangered big cats photographed in northern Pakistan.<p>The cat's out of the bag—or, should we say, the mountains.<p><b>Notoriously elusive snow leopards have been caught by a camera trap in northern Pakistan as part of a three-year study by scientists with the Norwegian University of Life Sciences. The</b> …

The Style Has Spoken: See the Top Trends

See the prevailing looks captured by Diego Zuko.<p>Like a well-preserved eco-system, the world of fashion can work like a machine. See a stellar trend on the runway one season and watch it come to life outside the shows the next. See which catwalk styles were embraced by the finest on the street and …

Pregnant women are doing it wrong

Despite it being possibly the most stressful and demanding time of their lives, many seem to feel that pregnant women aren’t sufficiently panicked about their situation. Luckily, there’s always another study or news story around the corner to further pile on the doubt and worry<p>I’ve never been …

Jimi Hendrix At Woodstock

Often deemed the music performance that defined the 1960s, music expert and Jimi Hendrix scholar Joel Brattin has picked up on some of the most …

Guitar

Did We Break Space?

No one really knows what an out­er-space garbage­man would look like. Nor does any­one want to find out. But our gradu­al ac­cu­mu­la­tion of …

Hollywood, propaganda and liberal politics

The legendary media tycoon<p>William Randolph Hearstbelieved America needed a strongman and thatFranklin D. Rooseveltwould fit the bill. He ordered his newspapers to support FDR and the New Deal. At his direction, Hearst's political allies rallied around Roosevelt at the Democratic convention, which …

Golden Arches: Human Feet More Flexible Than We Thought

The notion that sport shoes and inserts should keep the human arch stiffly supported is a decades-old assumption that could use some rethinking, according to a British gait analyst who has closely studied more than 25,000 footsteps of healthy people.<p>Robin Huw Crompton, a physical anthropologist at …

Immigration reform just got punched in the gut

The top GOP immigration bill writer says he opposes eventual citizenship — even for Dreamers. That’s a problem<p>How likely is immigration reform to become law if the Republican with the most immediate power to shape the legislation opposes citizenship for current immigrants?<p>I'd say not very likely -- …

Fox News Fires Top Executive And 'Right-Hand Man' To Roger AIles

The full statement from a 21st Century Fox spokesman:<p>After an extensive internal investigation of Brian Lewis' conduct by Fox News, it was determined that he should be terminated for cause, specifically for issues relating to financial irregularities, as well as for multiple, material and …

Roger Ailes

How Detroit Can Help Solve America's Student-Loan Crisis: A Political Solution

Offering college graduates reduced debt in exchange for moving to distressed cities could address two public-policy problems at once.<p>A view of the Midtown area is seen looking south on Woodward Ave. in Detroit. (Carlos Osorio/AP)<p>The day I paid off my undergraduate student loans felt like a …