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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

The rate of growth of health spending remains moderate. One area where prices appear to be increasing faster than they have in the past few years is brand-name prescription drugs. By 2012, blockbusters had lost their patents and many looked forward to a future where we could all get a month-long …

Opinion

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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 …

Nip, tuck, click: Demand for U.S. plastic surgery rises in selfie era

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dental hygienist Jennifer Reynolds was always self-conscious about her looks, never took selfies and felt uncomfortable being tagged in photographs posted on social media.<p>Anthony Ramirez takes a picture during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California in this file …

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

<b>Thom Tillis, Cory Gardner, Joni Ernst (AP/Chuck Burton/Reuters/Rick Wilking/Brian Frank)</b><p>The political press corps found their narrative about “new” Republicans and stuck to it — the facts be damned<p>Luke Brinker<p>November 30, 2014 4:00pm (UTC)<p>2014 was bound to be a difficult year for Democrats.<p>History …

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 …

Kids

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

New Arrivals<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>19 Photos3 days agoView …

Men's Fashion

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

Designed for a new office development in Soho, London, the “Living Staircase” has hidden rooms at each landing. “The office space will be rented to …

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

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes …

San Francisco

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 …

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 …