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500-year-old secrets of boxwood miniatures unlocked - CNN Style

Written by Allyssia Alleyne, CNN<p>After hundreds of years, experts have solved one of the art world's great mysteries.<p>Since the early 1500s, miniature boxwood carvings have confounded viewers with their depictions of heaven, hell and life on Earth, sculpted in minute detail.<p>Coveted by the wealthiest …

Westworld Episode 3 Spoiler Review

Welcome back to our weekly deep dive into HBO’s <b>Westworld</b>, where we ask 10 questions about the latest episode. Some questions are literal and others …

Pokemon Go maps will show you where to catch the rarest species

Pokemon Go is well on its way to becoming a global cultural phenomenon. The competitive aspects of the game have users aggressively seeking out the best and the brightest Pokemon combatants to join their team. As a result, a lot of research is going into identifying where exactly these rare breeds …

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Garter Ear Flap Hat

This Garter Ear Flap Hat was an engineering feat to get me back on my feet. You see, I didn’t exactly have that quintessential fresh-start feeling …

Aido is pretty much the robot they promised everyone back in the 1950s

My mom has only one story about robots – and it’s that back in the 50s when she was tiny, kids were promised that in the future, you’d basically all have a robot butler.<p>Alas, mother, the prediction was actually a little off, because you can now pre-order a robot that would kill your robot butler – …

12 Longreads To Get You Through A Snow Day

Snowed in? Fend off cabin fever with these fascinating stories.<p>If you live in the Northeast or Mid-Atlantic, a gigantic winter storm is about to screw up your weekend plans.<p>On the bright side, a snow day is one of the best excuses for finally getting around to tackling your Pocket or Instapaper …

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10 great video games about the meaning of life

Love, death, romance, regret – video games can tell us about all of these things and more. Here are our favourite examples<p>We don’t often look to video games when we’re feeling confused about life, the universe or anything else. This is traditionally a medium of escape, the place you come to forget …

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How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

With All the Plunging Gowns, Fashion Tape Was the *Real* Winner at the Golden Globes

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Why Women Aren’t Buying Smartwatches

It's taken awhile for wearables to break through the mainstream, but we're here. According to a 2015 Consumers and Wearables Report by NPD Connected Intelligence, one in 10 US adults owns a fitness tracker. Of that group, 54% are women. So why, then, are 71% of smartwatch owners male?<p>A quick …

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Repeat these last two rows until all the stitches have been worked. The right side will be facing. Knit 1 row on all stitches. For the mathematically …

An easier way to Kitchener Stitch (also called "grafting seams" or "weaving seams")

includes a how-to <br>click picture <br>Lord Kitchener, a British general, was concerned about the state of his men's feet--their sock seams rubbed their …

The best of the Long Read in 2015

The Long Read published 144 pieces in 2015 – our first full year. (If you’re counting at home, that’s about 800,000 words, or roughly the length of the first five Harry Potter novels.) It wasn’t easy to choose 15 favourites, but here they are – perfect reading for your holiday week, arranged in …

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Lost at sea: the man who vanished for 14 months

In November 2012, Salvador Alvarenga went fishing off the coast of Mexico. Two days later, a storm hit and he made a desperate SOS. It was the last anyone heard from him – for 438 days. This is his story

Rob Zombie shares the ultimate Halloween playlist

Rob Zombie knows a thing or two about getting spooky — peep these album names from his time as White Zombie frontman as well as a solo act:</i> …

Zaubershawl Free Knitting Pattern

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8 People Who Have Died & Returned Describe Their Experience

Have you ever wondered what happens when you die? Is there a heaven, Valhalla, are we reborn or do we simply dissolve into the ground. It sounds …

The Cruel (But Effective) Agony of the Kars4Kids Jingle

There are people who love to knit and crochet, but produce more sweaters, blankets, caps, and mittens than their friends and families can use. Yarn …

Android Wear Gets New Watchfaces From Hello Kitty, Angry Birds, And 15 Other Mega Brands

In the battle between Android Wear and the Apple Watch, each watch platform only has so many unique advantages.<p>One of Android Wear’s bigger bulletpoints: it can run totally custom third party watch faces. It’s a solid way to make your watch feel more like <i>your</i> watch, and you can be damned sure …

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Follow BBC Richard III on WhatsApp

<b>The BBC is running a Richard III WhatsApp alert service to follow the king's story in the month of his reburial.</b><p>The discovery of the king's skeleton beneath a Leicester car park in August 2012 attracted worldwide interest.<p>His remains will be reinterred at Leicester Cathedral on 26 March, after his …

CES 2015: Misfit and Swarovski announce the first solar-powered fitness tracker

Who says activity trackers can’t be fashionable? At CES 2015 in Las Vegas, Misfit has announced a partnership with jewelry maker Swarovski for a …

Relive Your Favorite MS-DOS Games In Your Browser, Free

Nobody makes games like they used to, but that’s OK, because MS-DOS games now live in your browser thanks to the Internet Archive.<p>The 2,400 available games are entirely playable and work without plugins or any effort on your part; just click and you can play classics like The Oregon Trail and …

23 DIYs to Get You Organized for the New Year

Don’t look now, but there’s probably a mountain of bills, Christmas cards and magazines you’ve been meaning to look through falling off your kitchen counter. Plus, your necklaces have turned into shiny, tangled blobs atop your dresser. And we won’t even mention your home office. The New Year is …

Fat Flush Diet Designed to Help Take Off 5 Pounds in 3 Days: Weight Loss Plan Details And Recipes [Video]

Have you vowed to achieve your weight loss goals before the holiday food frenzy begins? A new diet designed by Dr. Mark Hyman, which can help you …

10 Philanthropic Brands Using Fashion For A Good Cause

The inspiring companies and non-profit organizations who prove giving back is always in style.<p>As the holiday season approaches, we're getting more and more into the spirit of giving back. Whether it be for world hunger, poverty or providing a child with a pair of shoes, there is something pretty …

10 Shrinky Dinks That Will Make You Rethink Shrinky Dinks

When you picture Shrinky Dinks, do you remember the cheesy kid crafts that you did in the 80s? Shrinky Dink crafts have come a long way, baby! Check …