Kellie Yates

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Build a rolling, lo-pro shop light for your garage

Getting enough illumination while working underneath a car is a problem that has plagued every gearhead. We invented our own DIY solution: A low-profile, customizable rolling shop light.<p><b>Spend any amount of time crawling around</b> and under cars and the challenge of getting enough light to see what …

When Did Cinderella Get So Nice?

The new movie brings us a heroine whose motto is “have courage and be kind.” But Cinderella wasn’t always so resilient, or generous.<p>For hundreds of years before Disney adopted her, Cinderella belonged to the peasants, a diversionary tale told around the fire, in the centuries before television and …

Photographer Takes Portraits Of The World’s Hardest-Working Dogs

The working dogs of the world tend not to get as much time in the spotlight as their house-pet brothers and sisters. Photographer Andrew Fladeboe, …

A new hotel in Australia lets you dine with lions and take a bath next to bears

The brand-new hotel for thrill seekers, located in the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, Australia, lets you stay as close to the zoo's numerous animals as possible.<p>At the lodge, guests will almost be directly sharing a room with live animals. You can take a bath next to brown bears, dine with …

HDR Photography: Shooting Tips, Software Plugins, and Training Resources

High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography refers to creating an image, from two or more exposures of a scene/subject, in which the appearance of colors is …

Race-leading Toyota TS040 suffers failure, withdraws form Le Mans

Electrical gremlins send the No. 7 to the garage for good.<p>Le Mans is not easy to win. That's what makes winning it such a big deal. No one understands this more at this moment than Toyota.<p>One minute, everything's fine:<p>And then, just as quickly, it all goes to hell:<p>Note the timestamps on those. Le …

VW Future Tech To Include 10-Speed DSG And Electrically-Driven Turbos

Volkswagen has announced several new technologies that will be making their way into its cars in the not too distant future. Headlining the list is a …

Playing Hookie: Nico Mueller's killer CB750

It takes more than a run-of-the-mill Honda CB750 to get our attention these days, but this low-slung <i>speziall</i> from Germany is very special indeed. The stance is spot on, the lines flow with purpose, and the finish is stark and beautiful.<p>It’s the sixth build from Dresden-based Hookie Co., the …

Cops using controversial database to identify search and seizure targets

The <i>Washington Post</i> has reported that a network called "Black Asphalt" is used by police officers as a (possibly illegal) aid in seizing drugs and cash during roadside stops. The site was created by a counterterrorism firm called Desert Snow, and has been tapped by as many as 25,000 police officers, …

Ship From Doomed Franklin Expedition Found in Arctic After 169 Years

A ship that figures in one of the greatest mysteries in Arctic exploration — the 1840s disappearance of the Franklin Expedition — has been found, Canadian authorities said Tuesday.<p>It’s not known yet whether the ship found in Canada’s Arctic is the HMS Erebus or HMS Terror, Prime Minister Stephen …

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Big-screened phones are taking bigger bites out of the handset market, study says

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Ahead of Apple’s expected release of two iPhones with bigger screens, a fair question to ask is how many people actually want …

Golden Arches: 10 Iconic Celebrity Eyebrows

See the most iconic eyebrows from Cara Delevingne to Marilyn Monroe.<p>We've all been guilty of over-tweezing our eyebrows once or twice in our lives, but nowadays we subscribe to the more natural philosophy. From flat to hard-angle arches, (there are 5 official eyebrow shapes, after all), …

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4 Solutions For Extra Small Bathrooms

How to make the most out of a cramped bathroom.<p><b>1.</b> Draw a rough sketch of your space (you don't have to be an artist!) so you can try out different arrangements and ideas before you start installation.<p><b>2.</b> If opting for a bathtub and shower combo rather than solely a shower, look for bathtubs that are …

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The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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The Best Apps For Moms

Mother's Day gift ideas (for every type of mom) that are free!<p>Photo: Getty Images<p>‪Shopping for Mother's Day can be a difficult task. Because aren't moms the hardest to shop for? This year, we're thinking of going digital. Here, we've rounded up the best apps for every type of mom out there. And …

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A Safer Symbol: Wedding Ring Clasps to Prevent Accidents

Some married men don’t wear a wedding ring because they’re up to no good, but others skip the hardware because it can be dreadfully dangerous in …

Health Check: when is 'the flu' really a cold?

Most people who think they have the flu, don’t. And some people who think they have a cold, really have the flu. So what is the difference between a …

10 Photography Tips to Help You Take Your Photography up a Level

Here are 10 photography tips I learned after lots of frustration, discouragement, money lost, and forever lost opportunities.

Nikon 1 V3 is a Mirrorless Speed Freak with 20fps Continuous Shooting

Nikon has unveiled the newest camera in the Nikon 1 line, an ultra-fast mirrorless shooter that brings the company closer to the competition and …

10 Things You Should Never Say to a Flight Attendant

Think twice before you say any of these things on a plane—unless you want your next in-flight drink to be served with a side of spit.<p><b>Can You Watch My Kids?</b><p>You've paid plenty for your coach ticket, so now it's time to relax, take a nap, maybe let your kids run wild. The flight attendant's just …

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The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

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Pentagon Set to Slash Military to Pre-World War II Levels

Firing the opening salvo in a bloody budget battle, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recommended drastic cuts of billions of dollars that would take American military forces to its lowest level since before World War II.<p>The cuts in military spending, forces and weapons programs address the …

Scientists Track a Great White Shark Across the Atlantic for the First Time

Tagged off Florida, the mature female is now closing in on the U.K.'s Cornish coast.<p>Ever since researchers tagged a great white shark nicknamed Lydia off Jacksonville, Florida, in March 2013, they've been keeping a close eye on her. Their vigilance was rewarded this past weekend when the 14-foot …

US investigators suspect a missing Malaysian airliner was in the air for four hours after its last confirmed contact, the Wall Street Journal has reported, deepening the mystery surrounding the disappearance. Investigators are basing their theory on data automatically sent to the ground from the Rolls Royce engines, which suggested the plane flew for a total of five hours. http://bit.ly/1iDqrDe