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The Unexpected Tool That Will Solve Life's Tiny Messes

Besides on your clothes, of course.<p><i>This story originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.</i><p>Ah, the humble lint roller. It's lightweight. It's sticky. You always have one handy in your sock drawer. And it makes quick work of picking up life's tiny messes when you don't feel like getting the vacuum …

7 Must-Have Wines from a Royal Wine Adviser

Reigning British critic Jancis Robinson, a wine adviser to the queen, has influenced world opinion for almost 40 years. Here, seven bottles she loves.<p>…

Toasted Spice Vinaigrette

Makes about ⅓ cup Servings<p>Active Time: 5 min<p>Total Time: 5 min<p>This assertive dressing is great for the less-is-more summer months. It's all you need on grain salads, steaks, and peak produce.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 teaspoon coriander seeds<p>1 teaspoon cumin seeds<p>1 teaspoon fennel seeds<p>¼ cup olive …

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10 Recipes to Welcome Fall into Your Kitchen

Bust out your coziest sweater, turn on the oven, and have yourself a homemade pumpkin spice latte, because fall has arrived. While we look forward to …

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Healthy Flu Fighting Foods

6 Foods That Help Fight the Flu<p>They're the next best thing to getting your flu shot<p>Getting your flu shot isn't the only way you can help prevent the flu. What you eat can also help lower your odds of coming down with a nasty bug, says Rachel Berman, R.D., health content manager for About.com. Check …

17 Ways You're Sleeping Wrong

Correct these mistakes for a good night's rest.<p>Even if you eat kale, exercise, and somehow resist the office cupcakes, it still won't matter much if you don't get a decent amount of sleep. Your body and mind desperately needs rest to function properly.<p>If only it were as easy as shutting your eyes. …

Richard Estes’s Paintings Appear More Real Than Photographs

A retrospective of Estes’s photorealistic paintings features panoramas more luminous and detailed than what many cameras can capture.<p>With so many art critics declaring painting dead, photorealism can seem especially unfashionable, if not downright outdated. But American artist Richard Estes has …

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Tutorial

Here is an idea I had never seen to weave a belt. Here's a different kind of Tutorial: Belt Weaving! Use nylon paracord and be zombie-apocalypse …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Watch The 'Mona Lisa' Morph Into 'American Gothic,' Pixel By Pixel

A coding forum organized a competition to see who could remix famous paintings using the color palettes of other iconic art.<p><i>Images via, via</i><p>A forum of 'code golfers'—programmers who create and solve creative programming puzzles for kicks—are using code to break classic art works down to their base …

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350 Square Feet For $22k: The Tiniest, Most Brilliant Home We've Seen

Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space<p>Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space. Plus check out more cool tiny homes.

The Dash Builds Wearable Fitness Sensors Into The Headphones You’re Using Anyway

This embed is invalid<p>We’re finally starting to see some real consolidation around wearable tech, and Kickstarter project The Dash is a great example of that trend in action. It’s a pair of Bluetooth in-ear headphones that also offer up performance tracking via in-built health and body sensors. With …

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…

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NASA Video Shows How the Sun Looks in Different Wavelengths

This NASA video visualizes the sun in wavelengths that cannot normally be seen by the naked eye, but can be detected by the agency’s Solar Dynamics …

Astronomers Predict Titanic Collision: Milky Way vs. Andromeda

<b>May 31, 2012:</b> NASA astronomers say they can now predict with certainty the next major cosmic event to affect our galaxy, sun, and solar system: the …

Is the Solar System Really a Vortex?

The short answer? No. Not in the way that a popular animated gif insinuates, at least.<p>If you’re even a casual space fan you may have seen a viral gif …

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The World's Newest Island, Niijima

These Amazing Classic Books Are So Short You Have No Excuse Not To Read Them

As Books Editors, we set aside more designated reading time than most people do. Still, even we are daunted by copies of<p><i>The Goldfinch</i> looming on our desks. Once we embark on a bulky book, will we have time for anything else (including, but not limited to, reading other books)?<p>Sometimes, especially …

​The 14 Least Competent Alien Invaders of All Time

There have been many times when the Earth has been at the mercy of alien invaders. And there have been more than a few times where haven't — not …

Incredible Online Gallery of High-Res Film Scans from Every Apollo Mission

The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? …

More Celebrities Re-Imagined as Classic Paintings

<b>Jack Nicholson</b><p>Expert Photoshoppers over at Worth1000 continue to re-imagine classic paintings with celebrities as the models. The skilled photo manipulators have been expanding the site's <i>Modern Renaissance</i> collection with their creative additions, transforming the likes of superstars like Julia …

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How to Choose a Metering Mode on Your Camera

Digital cameras are stuffed full of features all ostensibly aimed at empowering the photographer — WiFi, GPS, in-camera raw processing…the list …

The One Hand Snap: A Shutter Release that Allows for One-Handed DSLR Operation

About 88,000 people in the U.S. are missing all or part of an arm, and among the things that are difficult or impossible for them to do is use an …

Amy Poehler's Directorial Debut Reunites Her With Tina Fey And Maya Rudolph

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein on …

The 10 Best and Worst Films of 2013 - PAPER

Paper's resident film freak, Dennis Dermody, breaks down his best and worst films of 2013.<p><b>The 10 Best</b><p>1) <b>Inside Llewyn Davis</b>. The Coen brothers' funky, funny, touching recreation at the folk scene in Greenwich Village in the 1961 through the eyes of a sadsack, bearded, couch-surfing, singer …

The Opening of the Academy Awards: 1974 Oscars

Michigan study: Fewer men around? Expect more youth violence

A new study that zeroed in on a single city in Michigan found that where men are scarce, youth were more likely to commit assaults.<p>Researchers from the University of Michigan analyzed youth arrests and<p>U.S. Census Bureaudata for Flint, Mich., an industrial city whose fortunes have risen and fallen …

Harvard Student Charged for Bomb Threats That Cancelled Exams

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Federal prosecutors have a Harvard student over yesterday's bomb threats that cancelled the …