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23 Underrated Horror Books You Have To Read ASAP

You won't sleep with the lights off ever again.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

29 Geek DIY's To Make Right Now

Spread love, that's the geeky way.

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Someday, when you are very old, you will look back on your life and tally up the things you did, the things you never could, and the things you wish …

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Awareness-time.com Is For Sale

One day back in the late 1970s, French photographer and former Vietnam War paratrooper Albert Spaggiari got up and said, “You know what?…

One day back in the late 1970s, French photographer and former Vietnam War paratrooper Albert Spaggiari got up and said, “You know what? Wedding photos really aren’t my ‘thing.’” So he gathered up a group of professionals including some former paratrooper pals, an attempted assassin, and a jewelry appraiser, and he planned up a heist that, if successful, would land every last one of them on the swanky end of Easy Street. … For months, the men pulled 10-hour night shifts to dig a 30-foot tunnel …

Britain's top 20 coastal towns

Becky Dickinson picks the best places to live for people who really do like to be beside the seaside<p>The nights are drawing in and the leaves are tumbling from the trees, but a home by the sea never loses its appeal. Do you dream of moving to a house with a view of the waves and a dawn chorus of …

How You Can Learn the #1 Persuasion Technique of FBI Hostage Negotiators

FBI Hostage negotiators know how to listen and this is the secret to connecting with people.<p>We’ve all been told we could be better listeners and that …

This Guy Makes The Scariest Pumpkin Carvings Ever

If you’ve never given any thought to where your Halloween pumpkin carving skills might take you, you might not have heard of Jon Neill, a famous …

Armand Baltazar's Illustrated Trilogy "Timeless"

Armand Baltazar, an artist and senior designer at Pixar, just inked a deal with HarperCollins for a three book illustrated series called …

How To Make Your Own Amazon Kindle E-Book In Just Hours

Image Credit: netalloy<p>Everyone these days wants the right to say they are a published author. It is very en vogue in the same way that being a …

Singing Halloween Pumpkins - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you want to make a memorable Halloween Display have a look at these Singing Halloween Pumpkins by davidandora. A video projector is used to shine …

Beer with a Painter: Todd Bienvenu

Todd Bienvenu’s studio is filled with stacks: art books on the floor, paintings leaning against the wall. Bienvenu’s work deals with omnivorous …

Craftsy: Creating Realistic Water – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Once again, our quality sponsor this week is Craftsy which provides video tutorials and downloadable eGuides for aspiring artists. The resources they …

The Lost Creators Come Clean

Ten years later, they talk about their mistakes, their successes, the worst episode, and why we're all still talking about this damn show<p><b>Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse</b> are seated around the infamous hatch from <i>Lost</i>. The duo, who became the voice of the ABC series during its six-season run, have met …

Conan Discovers George R. R. Martin’s Foolproof Method For Protecting His Work From Computer Viruses

George R.R. Martin took a break from writing about sex and betrayal to drop by <i>Conan</i> and entertain for a bit. HBO must’ve had their backs turned or something and he managed to escape.<p>He’s always a welcome appearance on television screens though, mostly because he’s proven to be an entertaining guest …

How to Get an Egg inside a Bottle

(Video Link)<p>It's a classic demonstration of physics and a neat party trick. Dave Hax, a producer of marvelous videos of household hacks, shows how to …

How To Create A Head In A Jar To Prank Your Friends

User Mikeasaurus on Instructables has published a set of instructions for creating a quite convincing decapitated head in a jar just in time for …

The Internet's Worst Nightmares, Illustrated

Creepypastas, or scary stories that circulate primarily on the internet, might frighten the heck out of us—but damn if they're not thrilling to read. …

How To Draw Better In 2 Minutes

Stick figures, begone!<p>Matt Tkocz<p>www.mattmatters.com<p>www.matttkocz.tumblr.com

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Intercom made from a Pair of Corded Phones - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Got some old corded phones kicking around from the days before 3 and 4 handset cordless system took over? Why not make them useful again by making an …

The Story Of Milli Vanilli And The Great Pop Swindle

It's hard to imagine now, in a music industry teeming with quick fixes and ten second careers, that pop music was once a very serious business. Well …

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Getting some more of the #sketchbook done today. Playing with #worms and coal dust creatures #korp #posca #sharpie #art

6 Free Customizable Retro/Vintage Logos & Emblems

Quickly and easily create yourself a retro/vintage style logo with these 6 free customisable insignias. Open up the file, edit the text and you …

'Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson,' an oral biography

<i>Gonzo</i> is a fantastic collection of personal stories about time and experiences with Hunter S. Thompson, curated and arranged from over 100 incredibly …

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