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Bitcoin Needs A Better Logo

A shapeshifting new logo for Bitcoin tries to more accurately reflect the crypto-currency’s dynamic nature, but is it really any better?<p>When people think of what a Bitcoin looks like, they often think of a large gold coin, straight out of <i>Super Mario Bros.</i>, stamped with a cartoon style B. It’s not a …

How your brain works – video

The size of a small cauliflower, the human brain is the most complex organ in your body. It squeezes out 70,000 thoughts a day. But where does it store information? And how does it generate flights of fancy? Explore the inner workings of your personal ideas factory Continue reading...

What it's like to drive a McLaren F1

They say never meet your heroes, but Sam Smith met the McLaren F1, and it was magical. It exists on a plane of its own, something that lives outside the realm of sanity and reason.<p><i>Late last year, Sam Smith drove a McLaren F1 for</i> R&T's <i>51 Coolest Cars of the Last 50 Years. The piece he wrote was</i> …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

8 surprising ways poverty is absurdly expensive

<b>(ventdusud via Shutterstock)</b><p>The poor are spending more on basic necessities like shelter, transportation and clothing — with a smaller paycheck<p>Dave Johnson<p>February 3, 2014 1:00am (UTC)<p>It takes money to make money, they say, but if you don’t have money you lose money. Those with the money have been …

Oxfam: World's Richest 1 Percent Control Half Of Global Wealth

Just 1 percent of the world's population controls nearly half of the planet's wealth, according to a new study published by Oxfam ahead of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting.<p>The study says this tiny slice of humanity controls $110 trillion, or 65 times the total wealth of the poorest 3.5 …

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Obama: Marijuana Is Not 'More Dangerous Than Alcohol'

<i>The New Yorker</i> has just dropped an extensive profile of President Obama by David Remnick, who wrote a major book on the president published in 2011.<p>It's nuanced and touches on issues like gay marriage and Israel and Palestine. But Obama also drops this bombshell about marijuana: "I don't think it …

Caribou Coffee Forces Duluth Café to Stop Serving ‘Depth Charge’

For fourteen years, independent Minnesota coffee shop Beaner’s Central has been serving what it — and other places, including the chain Caribou …

Cannabis Cuisine Takes Colorado with Gourmet Munchies, THC Soda, Food–Pot Pairings

With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the cannabis-cuisine industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food-pot pairings<p>With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the food industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food–pot pairings. Welcome to the new cannabis cuisine!

Shrimp Etouffee Recipe - Spicy Creole/Cajun Shrimp Sauce on Rice - Frozen Shrimp Tips

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The 13 Best Children’s, Illustrated, and Picture Books of 2013

<i>“It is an error … to think of children as a special kind of creature, almost a different race, rather than as normal, if immature, members of a particular family, and of the human family at large,”</i> J. R. R. Tolkien wrote in his superb meditation on fantasy and why there’s no such thing as writing …

Papua New Guinea Archives – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

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Three;s A Crowd !!!!

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Goldfinch on Bracken

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European Goldfinch