Janet Bedell

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Bill Nye 'the Science Guy' debates Australian creationist on evolution

It was among the most ardently-followed debates about evolution since the Scopes Monkey Trial of 1925. Live-stream coverage on YouTube attracted more than 500,000 viewers. About 900 people snapped up $25 tickets to see it in person.<p>All this for a debate, Tuesday night, that saw the bow-tied …

Interesting Daily Photo: Dust & Helicopters in the Desert, the Kopp-Etchells Effect

Dust accumulating on helicopter blades doesn’t often yield any interesting imagery, but in certain situations the tiny particles atop helicopters in …

25 Fun Girls Camp Craft Ideas

1<p>254<p>Shares 255<p><b>Craft Ideas</b> for girls which are <b>fun things to do</b> during summer <b>camp</b>. These <b>girls camp crafts</b> and ideas <b></b>include crafts, head bands, …

10 Dumbest Salary Review Comments

Want to feel good about your management skills (or those of your boss)? No matter what happens, you probably won't say (or hear) anything as stupid as these real-life comments made during real-life salary reviews:<p><b>10.</b> "Yes, I know you are my best employee and you train all our new employees. …

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Pope John Paul II to be made a saint, Vatican announces

The late John Paul II is one of two popes who are to be simultaneously declared saints, the Vatican has announced, days after a commission of Catholic cardinals approved a second miracle attributed to him.<p>John Paul is to be canonised along with another former pontiff, John XXIII, nicknamed "the …

There's a Zombie-Like Security Flaw in Almost Every Android Phone

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Almost every Android phone has a big, gaping security weakness, according to the security startup …

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Amazing Underwater Dog Photography by Seth Casteel

Seth Casteel is an award-winning photographer and New York Times Best Selling Author. His series of underwater dog photographs have been seen by …

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Funny Portraits of Men Dressed in Their Girlfriends’ Clothes

When Spanish photographer Jon Uriarte first started exploring relationship dynamics and gender roles in his work, he did so by photographing couples …

How-To: Waterfront Park Pleated Tote

Stitch up a cute new summer bag with this waterfront park pleated tote bag tutorial from Jess at The Sewing Rabbit!<p>Ready to make your own? Head over to The Sewing Rabbit to see the full how-to.

How-To: Locked Diary

Whether your kid is a <i>Harriet the Spy</i> lover or a wannabe writer, it doesn’t get much better—or more essential—than a locked diary. Make your own with this simple tutorial from Willowday!<p>Such a good party favor idea for tween birthdays! Head over to Willowday to see how it’s done.

DIY Knockoff Lizzie Fortunato Taos Bracelet Tutorial from Design Thrift here

<b>DIY Knockoff Lizzie Fortunato Taos Bracelet Tutorial from Design Thrift here. Top Photo:</b> $185 Lizzie Fortunato Taos Bracelet <b>here</b>, <b>Bottom Photo:</b> DIY by Design Thrift. For more DIY knockoffs of all kinds go <b>here</b>.

DIY Kising Thaumatrope from The Brooding Hen here

<b>DIY Kising Thaumatrope from The Brooding Hen here.</b> I just posted a kids’ version one using string on my <b>kids’ craft blog here</b>. For lots more like the one including invitations and the Sleepy Hollow one (cage and bird) search google for “thaumatrope”.

DIY Smoothie Fruity Coconut Milk Ice Cubes Recipes from Oh Joy! here

<b>DIY Smoothie Fruity Coconut Milk Ice Cubes Recipes from Oh Joy! here.</b> Juice, smoothie mixtures and coconut are used for these summer ice cubes. *<i>Photos: Julia Stotz. Art direction and concept: Oh Joy.</i>

31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour.

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How-To: Solar Charging Handbag

Hit the beach without missing a beat or a call! Keep all of your gadgets charged while you’re having fun in the sun with this solar charging handbag tutorial from Becky at Adafruit.<p>You can check out the video, then head over to Adafruit to see the full how-to!

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Roundup of DIY Morse Code Jewelry Tutorials

• LOVE in Morse Code Valentines Day Nail Art Tutorial from The Beauty Department <b>here.</b><br>• DIY Inspiration: Lulu Frost Mens Morse Code Necklaces <b>here.</b> Really easy to make with beads.<br>• Knockoff Anthropologie Morse Code Necklace by Thanks, I Made It <b>here.</b> A favorite tutorial I have used over and over again for over a year.<br>• Morse Code Bracelets Using Crimp Beads Tutorial from Teahab <b>here.</b>

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MillerCoors Goes Landfill Free

Among the more than 2,500 breweries in the United States, MillerCoors said it has accomplished something no other brewer can claim: landfill-free …

Jim Kelly, martial artist and 'Enter the Dragon' star, dead at 67

Actor and martial arts grandmaster Jim Kelly, best known for playing Williams in the classic Bruce Lee film "Enter the Dragon," died Saturday.<p>Kelly's ex-wife Marilyn Dishman, confirmed his death in a Facebook post on Sunday.<p>Kelly rose to fame with his moves and one-liners in 1973's "Dragon" and …

Ohio governor signs budget laced with antiabortion provisions

<b>Ohio Gov. John Kasich (YouTube)</b><p>The two-year budget also includes amendments to defund Planned Parenthood and cut funding to rape crisis centers<p>Katie McDonough<p>July 1, 2013 4:14pm (UTC)<p>Ohio Gov. John Kasich made 22 line-item vetoes before signing his state's controversial budget into law on Sunday …

HIV Treatment Should Start Even Earlier, WHO Says

Getting people on HIV drugs even before they get sick helps them live longer and slows the spread of virus, the World Health Organization said Sunday.<p>The number of new HIV infections has dropped by 20 percent worldwide since the push to expand HIV treatment worldwide began in 2002. The medications …

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Why you’ll share this story: The new science of memes

More and more of the things that set the internet on fire are of that species of charmingly moronic pairing of text and image that allows even the post-literate to feel like they have partaken of a shared cultural moment. And now, scientists are beginning to understand how the curiously addictive …