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25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 8, Crisp Cocoa Pecan Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 8: Crisp Cocoa Pecan Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>We may be absolutely, totally, utterly, definitely, inexorably, …

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This video by Yannick is very intense

This video by Yannick is very intense. It is not only about great photography, but once-in-a-lifetime experiences that will change you forever.

Venice in a Day - Joerg Niggli

Venice in a Day - Joerg Niggli

Patrik from Visual Traveling and his visual essay of Myanmar should be enough inspiration to get you out to shoot interesting places this…

Patrik from Visual Traveling and his visual essay of Myanmar should be enough inspiration to get you out to shoot interesting places this weekend. Go do it.

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 7, Everything Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 7: Everything Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Alright, team. Circle up. We've reached the one-week mark with our grand …

50 Incredible Facts About Skin

Did you know that your skin is considered an organ? Or that every 28 days the skin renews itself? These fact and more can be found on the 50 …

700 Hot Air Balloons (Timelapse)

Last month in Albuquerque, over 700 hot air balloons lifted off as part of the 42nd annual International Balloon Fiesta. And they made a timelapse …

Here's How Crazy-Long German Words are Made

German is known for its extra long compound words. When Mark Twain complained that some German words were “so long they have a perspective,” he was …

2013's Most Popular Songs In Epic One Video

Now even if you're not an avid fan of the music of Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift or Justin Bieber you have to appreciate the incredible editing skills on …

Our New Eggnog, with Cow, Soy, Almond & Coconut Milk

We made the ultimate eggnog recipe—and adapted it for soy, almond, and coconut milks, too.<p>Nothing says "holidays" like eggnog, right? Well, yeah, but after a meeting earlier this week, the <i>BA</i> staff realized a few things about the creamy, iconic winter libation. For starters, <b>a lot of people seemed</b> …

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Edible Slime - Sick Science! #163

Turn your smartphone into a digital microscope for around $10

In the 1987 miniseries The Ring of Truth: An Inquiry into How We Know What We Know, Philip Morrison proves that a water molecule is composed of two …

Snow Facts Cheat Sheet: How is snow made?

Capturing around four to seven hours of real time freezing, each of these clips shows how ice crystals form on a very cold kitchen window. The time …

This is how a football is stitched and laced by hand, as demonstrated in 2011 by LemonBall and Leather Head Sports founder Paul Cunningha…

This is how a football is stitched and laced by hand, as demonstrated in 2011 by LemonBall and Leather Head Sports founder Paul Cunningham, courtesy of director Pascal Perich and Etsy. Cunningham has been selling handmade baseballs, footballs, medicine balls, rugby balls, and more online since 2007.<p>In the archives: more sports, more handmade, and more Etsy.tv profiles.

Isaac Newton vs. Rube Goldberg

In 2008, Joseph Herscher of Joseph's Machines launched his YouTube channel with a Pitagora Suichi-inspired chain reaction marble run of sorts that …

Georgia Tech

What does it take to make a t-shirt? We’ve watched a video about this subject before, but NPR’s Planet Money answered this question in th…

What does it take to make a t-shirt? We’ve watched a video about this subject before, but NPR’s Planet Money answered this question in the most <i>amazing</i> way: they traveled across the globe to document the people and processes of this task firsthand. The stories are in five chapters. Above, Chapter 1: Cotton, and below, Chapter 2: Machines.<p><i>A note for younger viewers:</i> In Chapter 3: People, which features the story of Jasmine Akhter, a garment worker in Bangladesh, there are graphic scenes of the …

Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …

Round the world with kids – what to know before you go

Fed up with the stresses and strains of a working life in London that left little time to spend with our two boys (then aged 6 and 3), my partner and I decided to do the modern equivalent of running away to join the circus: we let the apartment and took the kids travelling the world for a couple of …

Budget airlines: getting your money's worth

Budget airlines. Low-cost carriers. Whatever you want to call them, these no-frills airlines are appealing for the most basic of reasons: wallet-friendly prices and an incredibly extensive and diverse set of flight routes. But really, do you get what you pay for?<p>The bad bits: things we love to …

Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

America's best craft breweries

It wasn't long ago when the American beer market was dominated by a handful of acrid, factory-produced brews that bore only a passing resemblance to what those in other climes called 'beer'. Thankfully, those days of choking down foul-tasting swill are long gone, with an explosion of microbreweries …

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Five family-friendly destinations you may not have considered

Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t tell you is how much fun it can be, and that it doesn’t have to be limited to timeshares on …

10 delicious kid-friendly foods of the world

Parents remain ever hopeful as we strive to introduce different foods into our children's diets. Whether your family is travelling the world, or just looking for a little variety in your home kitchen, international cuisine can be a source of inspiration and nutrition. Here are 10 foods from around …

Distractify

Before you cough up $30 for her lip kits, here are all the complaints customers had about Kylie Cosmetics.<p>By Tiffany White<p>1 minute ago<p>All the people …

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

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