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25 of Our Favorite IKEA Decor Finds Under $50

(Image credit: IKEA)<p>There is no denying that furnishing and decorating a home is costly, so it can be easy to put it off indefinitely, all the while, …

Majestic minimalist mountain house in Telluride asks $6M

It’s British architectural designer John Pawson’s first U.S. residential commission<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Telluride, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> …

Architecture

7 Steps to Radically Improve Your Entire Life in 2017 | Inc.com

Now that the holiday craziness has finally quieted down and we are settling back into our daily routines, it's the perfect opportunity to make this your best year of all time.<p>It might seem like a pipe dream, but it is within your grasp to create radical change this very year. That it's possible has …

23 Small Things You Can Do Every Day That Will Make You Happier

According to a happiness expert.<p>We asked a happiness expert for some easy ways to feel great that don't involve buying a fifty grand watch, going to the Maldives, or dating a supermodel.<p>Step forward Andy Cope—a happiness expert and co-author of <i>The Little Book of Emotional Intelligence: How to</i> …

5 mental tricks to help you manage stress and be more 'mindful' in 2017

If there's one thing that 2016 has taught many of us, it's that it helps to have a way to calm our minds and quiet our hearts. Just how do you do that? Try "mindfulness."<p>That, essentially, means being more attuned to what's going on around you and inside of you. "Mindfulness is an open-hearted way …

10 Signs You and Your Partner Are a Great Match

No couple is perfect, but you two are pretty close.<p>You’re pretty sure you’ve finally found that right person for you. You know, the one who listens intently while you vent about your grueling day at work and is there to hold you tightly on the couch with your Netflix queue already lined up. But how …

University of Chicago

Ohio's 'Shawshank Fugitive' Frank Freshwaters Wins Parole

A convicted killer who spent 56 years on the run before getting caught last year has won his freedom — legitimately.<p>Ohio's parole board voted Thursday to release 79-year-old Frank Freshwaters after his attorney argued he'd lived a clean life while on the lam and never forgot the 1957 accident in …

How ISIS’s ‘Attack America’ Plan Is Working

The terrorist group’s sophisticated social-media campaign is reaching its audience in the United States. What it does next has law enforcement …

Promo Poster Surfaces for SUPERGIRL Series

These Astronaut Photos of the Great Pyramids & Earth Are Simply Breathtaking

Astronaut Terry Virts knows how to spend his last day in space: gazing at planet Earth from afar and posting photos of that jaw-dropping view online …

This awesome montage shows all the movie scenes Quentin Tarantino has stolen from

"I steal from every single movie ever made," Tarantino once said in an interview with Empire magazine. "If my work has anything, it's that I'm taking this from this and that from that and mixing them together."<p>In movies from " Reservoir Dogs " to " Django Unchained, " Tarantino has borrowed from …

The Onion Jurassic World Review Points Out a Big Problem

It’s June 12th, and that means <b>Jurassic World</b> is officially in theaters everywhere for audiences to feast their eyes on. The reviews are all over the …

How Isis crippled al-Qaida

Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/10/1433954982833/1b7d66ce-79f0-4547-b570-f68f1f82bd4e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the …

Islam

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A history of the world in funny puns

A mysterious star called Epsilon Aurigae

One of the most puzzling stars in all the heavens is Epsilon Aurigae. It’s an eclipsing binary star, but doesn’t behave exactly as one would expect. …

Astronomy

Internet’s oldest dot-com address still exists - and it’s turning 30 on Sunday

The domain name, Symbolics.com, is still accessible, although there are barely any functions available.<p>According to CNNMoney, the domain name was first bought by a company with the same name, Symbolics, on March 15, 1985.<p>It was a company best-known for developing a computer language called "Lisp," …

Don't Even Think About It

Tom decided to tie the knot with his longtime girlfriend. One evening, after the honeymoon, he was assembling some loads for an upcoming hunt.<p>His …

Articles about kansas city home looks its neighbors reveals truly modern sensibility on Dwell.com - Dwell

Drawing on family lore and the vernacular of a venerable neighborhood, an architect creates a comfortable, adaptable home for his...<p>A rainy start to the Brooklyn Home Tour—the closing event of City Modern—didn't deter those who turned out for a peek into five...<p>Kansas City is a sprawling 318 square …

Kansas City

How to Be a Gentleman From Head to Toe: The Anatomy of Etiquette | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: There are a lot of ways to categorize the rules of etiquette: business, dinner, conversational, and so on. One of my favorite old</i> …

13 Types of Sex Everyone Should Have at Least Once

And maybe a dozen more times. Or never again.<p>Throughout your life, you're probably going to have a lot of different types of sex. There will likely be Nicolas Sparks-worthy passion, a few regrettable decisions, experiments that don't turn out as planned, and all of the good, bad, and ugly in …

How to Tell a Story | The Art of Manliness

Every man needs to be able to tell a great story.<p>It might be for a presentation you give at work. Or for a paper you need to write.<p>Maybe you’re just …

Best '80s Action Movie

Report: Apple to unveil wearable device next month

<b>UPDATE:</b> After seeing his note go viral Gruber has tweeted a clarification to his earlier statement, saying that he has "no idea" whether Apple is planning to release the wearable device in September or October and that he was "just making a joke." The wait for the Apple wearable continues.<p>NEW YORK …

President Obama Explains Why The U.S. Is Bombing ISIS

As the United States is ramping up a bombing campaign against an extremist militant group in Iraq, President Barack Obama said in an interview with …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

Scientists achieve reliable quantum teleportation for first time

Albert Einstein once told a friend that quantum mechanics doesn't hold water in his scientific world view because "physics should represent a reality in time and space, free from spooky actions at a distance." That spooky action at a distance is entanglement, a quantum phenomenon in which two …

Quantum Physics