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Hello, Tamago Kake Gohan, Your Time Has Come

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Stop looking at the picture above. Instead, look at this one:<p>This is a bowl of rice. It is delicious, but it is boring. It is boring in the way that monster-truck shows and movies about aliens aren't. It's so boring that the …

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

Lee Kuan Yew – a life in pictures

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first prime minister and architect of the tiny south-east Asian city-state’s rapid rise from British tropical outpost to global trade and financial centre, died early on Monday, aged 91

‘Father of Singapore’ Lee Kuan Yew Dies at 91

TIME once made Lee Kuan Yew cry. It was the fall of 2005, in Singapore, during nearly five hours of interview spread over two days. The conversation …

Preeeeeetty: Our Favorite Celebs with Rainbow Hair

You Won't Believe These Incredible Photos Were All Taken With iPhones

BART Train toward San Francisco<br>Klodjana Dervishi<p>1 of 15<p>Apple is turning the spotlight on its users in a new international ad campaign that will see …

Filling the void: readers' photos on the theme of 'absence'

For last week’s photography assignment in the Observer New Review we asked you to share your photos on the theme of ‘absence’ via GuardianWitness. Here’s a selection of our favourites

Adventure Photo of the Week

Snapshots: Istanbul’s impossibly colourful architecture

Over the past year, 32-year-old architect Yener Torun has been seeking out and photographing minimalist buildings around Istanbul. ‘Unfortunately there aren’t a lot of buildings like these in Turkey,’ he says. ‘So I spend most of my spare time finding them – it’s like a treasure hunt.’ He posts his …

Panda Playing in Snow Goes Viral: How Do Zoos Plan for Weather?

Bao Bao, the 16-month-old cub at D.C.'s National Zoo, warmed hearts with her wintry romp.<p>A video of the Smithsonian National Zoo's young giant panda, Bao Bao, tumbling down a snowy hill in Washington, D.C., has become a warm and fuzzy distraction amid this week's frigid U.S. cold snap.<p>As the year's …

The Social Climber’s Bible: How to Make the Most of a Cocktail Party

If life is one big popularity contest, then <i>The Social Climber’s Bible</i> is your secret weapon to win the grand prize. Written by novelist-screenwriter …

Your Elevator Pitch Needs an Elevator Pitch

Ah, the elevator pitch. A favorite tool of the networking masses. A rite of passage of sorts. You’ve heard the scenario: you step into an elevator and go up one floor. The elevator doors open and in walks the client of your dreams. They start some small talk and ask, “What do you do?” and you’ve …

The Best Red Dresses of 2014

See the best scarlett looks of the year.<p>For those looking to turn heads in any situation, look no further than the little red dress. Whether a satin slip, lace sheath or fringed coat turned dress a la supermodel Karolina Kurkova— this sultry hue equals instant sex appeal, especially when paired …

Daily Inspiration #1929

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Seven Essential Steps: The Power of Your Mind and Setting Intentions

If you're an ambitious and driven person, chances are you've heard the word intention thrown about:<p><i>Set your intentions...Be mindful of your intentions...Create powerful intentions...</i><p>But the term can be vague and convoluted. Is it a belief? A prayer? Is it having faith?<p>In simple form, your …

Physics

14 Perfect and Beautiful Gifts for the Neat Freak in Your Life

I like things to be neat. I keep my home clean, I keep my office orderly, and I only fill my spaces with objects that are beautiful. Clutter is not …

Why Being A Workaholic Is Awful For You AND Everyone Around You

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. It also hurts Jack's health and has a negative impact on his relationships and work life.<p>Today, there are more ways to overwork yourself than ever. And while refusing vacation time, eating lunch at your desk or never shutting off your work email might …

15 Things to Stop Thinking About So You Can Be Happy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Our level of happiness largely depends on the things that are going around in our heads.<p>Unfortunately, a lot of us tend to dwell on the dark side and …

The 5 Best Street Eats in Bangkok

Thailand is one of the best places in the world to eat on the street. It's cheap, it's fresh, and the mix of distinctive southeastern flavors -- chili, lime, lemongrass, mmm -- reaches an unparalleled peak of covetable deliciousness in the simmering pots and hand-pushed carts of bustling Bangkok. …

6 Habits of Remarkably Likable People

They're charming. They're genuine. And they can make an entire roomful of people smile.<p>When you meet someone, after "What do you do?", you run out of things to say. You stink at small talk, and those first five minutes are tough because you're a little shy and a little insecure.<p>But you want to make …

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How Steven Speilberg Escaped Failure with Jaws

The Steven Spielberg movie <i>Jaws</i> is widely renowned as a classic masterpiece – but did you know just how close it came to failure?<p>It really is a …

How to Be Less Frustrated

Have you ever felt really annoyed that things are not going your way? You know, one of those days where you get up on the wrong side of bed and …

5 Must-Have Hands-Free Kitchen Appliances

I’m really not a germaphobe, but something happens to me when I cut and cook raw chicken.<p>My husband says I become obsessive: I refuse to touch the …

diy tattoo alternatives

get inked up…sort of.<p>Ever since Bang Bang, the New York-based tattoo artist that serves the likes of Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn, handed the needle over to Miley Cyrus and a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been seriously contemplating taking my long-time tattoo dreams into my own hands, Miley-style. …

Meet the 12-year-old boy who makes games instead of going to school

Sam Smith is a 12-year-old game developer. That’s rather young, sure, but that’s not even the strangest part.<p>Sam makes games instead of going to school.<p>Spacepants is Sam’s latest game, available for $1 on iOS and Android devices. It’s a brutally tough “endless runner” — like Jetpack Joyride or …

Why The Best SPFs Come From Asia

Korean women have an extreme relationship with the sun — that shimmering ball of death in the sky — and are taught to avoid it at all costs. An …

Skin Care

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong

Feast Your Eyes On All Of The Movies That Netflix Is Losing And Gaining Tomorrow

First, let’s get the good news right out in the open and then out of the way – <i>Big Trouble in Little China</i> is still available for streaming on Netflix, presumably because it’s the greatest movie ever made. However, 80 movies will expire from the website’s online catalog when the clock strikes …