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Cacoon Hanging Nest

Nick and Sarah, husband and wife and owners of hang-in-out LLP conceived their Cacoon hanging nests while traipsing through a Mexican jungle. They …

Crisis In Pharma R&D: It Costs $2.6 Billion To Develop A New Medicine; 2.5 Times More Than In 2003

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Hunky Veterinary Students Pose With Animals And It's Paws itively Adorable

Attractive veterinary students and adorable animals? We think this is something we can definitely get on board with.<p>Every year, Omega Tau Sigma veterinary fraternity at Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine creates a calendar featuring a few of their students posing with some very cute animals. …

Most sinus infections don't require antibiotics

The vast majority of sinus infections are caused by viruses and should not be treated with antibiotics, suggest new guidelines released by the …

12 Scary Facts Your Skin Can Reveal About Your Health

Tune in to these complexion clues.<p><i>This article was written by Aly Walansky and repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover.</i><p>Visiting your dermatologist regularly is definitely a smart habit to establish: They're experts that can look out for inconspicuous signs of underlying health concerns. If …

Delta Fears Losing Market Share to Proposed Atlanta Airport

As any traveller who has passed through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport knows, it is pretty much always packed.<p>Today and the next …

Are Your Skincare Products Damaging Your Health?

In the past, it was true that women were the ones who spent the most money on skincare products, cosmetics and beauty treatments. Fast forward to …

GOP’s fake new makeover: How the media sat down on the job in 2014

The political press corps found their narrative about “new” Republicans and stuck to it — the facts be damned<p>2014 was bound to be a difficult year for Democrats.<p>History suggested nothing less. The incumbent president's party almost invariably loses congressional seats in midterm elections, and the …

Dog takes bullet to save child's life in road rage shooting

A dog that was shot and killed Friday during a road rage incident outside an Atlanta strip mall is being credited with saving a child's life, witnesses say.<p>Hobart Austin told police that he got into an argument with the driver of a Ford Taurus that nearly hit the vehicle he was riding in, according …

This LED Lightbulb Can be Controlled via Your Smartphone and Costs just $38

Smartphone controllable light bulbs aren’t exactly new. In fact, you don’t need to look any further than the Philips HUE or the LIFX – the latter …

The Joy of Biking

Flexi-Bike poses a challenge to design thinkers and engineers, but in a very good and creative way. Sporting an informative LED display, the bike is …

I Didn’t Know Dog Beds Could Be This Badass

The world of pet accessories can get pretty scary. There’s the $725 mink fur coat for princess pooches by Hartman and Rose; a $3000 22K gold-thread pet mattress (the price of three human-sized Tempur-pedics); the $23K Louis XV Pet Pavilion, styled after an 18th-century French Rosewood commode; and, …

Aeromobil 2.5 Flying Car Is 0.5 Steps Closer to a Consumer-Ready Flying Car

Following its debut at SAE Aerotech about a month ago, the Aeromobil 2.5 has been getting a bit of attention from the likes of <i>Flying</i> and Drive (video …

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Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

The TellSpec could be the missing link for people watching their weight or trying to avoid certain ingredients–if its creators can manage to bring it to the market.<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a missing link, …

Fresh Air Wands

How smart! The compact Vita air freshener and purifier is designed to deodorize and clean air everywhere from the closet to the kitchen. Ionic …

"Reading Net" Allows Kids to Learn While Floating in Mid-Air

With this fun design, no longer will parents have to distinguish between play time and reading time. The <i>Reading Net</i>, by creative studio Playoffice, is a lively design that encourages learning through playing. The Madrid-based studio transformed the idea of a formal library into this interactive net …

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Winter<p>The silver lining to no early spring? Deeply discounted winter essentials.<p>21 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Super Bowl<p>No one makes a halftime show …

Fitness

A Staircase With A Built-In Library, Garden, And Meeting Rooms, Too

In a typical office building, stairs tend to be strictly utilitarian: a way to get up and down and nothing more. When they’re windowless, cement-walled, and fluorescently lit, it’s not surprising that people end up taking the elevator. But more architects are starting to pay more attention to …

Architecture

Articles about 7 bedrooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Coffee can be dreadfully serious.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of their current favorites.<p>Tiny houses are spreading like proverbial wildfires across the world—and probably because it really just makes sense.<p>Whether your bookcase spans an …

New York Times

12 Cheap Gifts For Photographers (Plus 12 Expensive Ones)

Buying gifts for photographers can be tough, but it doesn't need to be expensive and if you're unsure of what to buy then our list is going to make …

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TapTap Wristband Keeps You In Touch with Your Loved One

<b>TapTap Wristband</b> keeps you and your loved one connected, it’s a small device that transfers touch between 2 people. Aside from transferring the …