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How a Teenager Invented a Better Test for Pancreatic Cancer

Share<p>In 2011, Jack Andraka’s uncle died of pancreatic cancer, a particularly deadly disease. In 2012, the 15-year-old invented a paper test strip …

Why does the full moon look larger when it’s near the horizon than when it’s high up in the sky? For generations, astronomers,…

Why does the full moon look larger when it’s near the horizon than when it’s high up in the sky? For generations, astronomers, psychologists, brain researchers, and many others have hypothesized about this effect, and yet there still doesn’t seem to be a definitive answer.<p>In this TED Ed, Andrew Vanden Heuvel explains The Moon Illusion, and the theories behind our perception of our moon’s size in the sky.<p>Previously on this intriguing topic: The Moon Illusion with ASAP Science.

The Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes & Nocturnes (New Edition)

• <b>Author:</b> Neil Gaiman and Others<p>NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Neil Gaiman's transcendent series SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that exist beyond life and death …

Mylo Xyloto #1: Color Is Crime

• <b>Author:</b> Coldplay & Mark Osborne<p>Every album begins with the germ of an idea, every song tells a story, and now it is finally revealed that there is a secret other worldly narrative behind Coldplay's newest hit album and its enigmatic title "Mylo Xyloto".<p>Three years ago, Coldplay and frontman Chris …

CRAFT Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup

Here are some cool things we saw in the CRAFT Flickr Pool this week:<p>Yoda Bag – Crafty Staci, by Crafty Staci<p>robayre carboard book closed, by robayre<p>Octopus vs. Squid: NES Controllers, by hine<p>patchwork rug, by Doinky Doodles!<p>airship_modded, by NeedleNoodles

Glitter Paper Weights | Design Sponge

These dinky little paper weights are made with a product that I’ve never used but wanted to try - resin! You should be able to find it in your local craft store. Add in your glitter, confetti (or even sequins or little beads?!) wait for it to set and you’ve got your own little paper weight! I’m going to make some of these for my friends at work - if you’re going to have a ton of paper stacked on your desk, at least make it look pretty!

Story Stones

These story stones provide a super opportunity for imaginative play, and there’s some great sensory stuff going on too: the colours are vibrant, …

Liquid Measure Equivalents | Sweetopia

Print out this pretty little equivalent chart and keep it in your kitchen for those times you are stuck trying to work out how many teaspoons are in a tablespoon when you can’t find that one spoon… which seems to happen to me a lot!

📚 How to Make Doll School Supplies

Free pattern: Best Friends Summer Pajamas for little kids

Shauna from Shwin & Shwin shares a free pattern for the pajamas that she made for her daughter. She made them from the Girl Friends fabric by Anne …

Free pattern: Summer MuuMuu for little girls

Jacinda from Pretty Prudent (that’s the new name for Prudent Baby) shares a free pattern for making a summer MuuMuu for little girls. Elastic at the …

Make a Magnetic Map Bulletin Board

• Silver-tone tray, $1<br>• Old map, on hand<br>• Spray paint, on hand or about $3<br>• Mod Podge, on hand<br>• Magnets, on hand or $1

diy: rose rings

Today I'm bringing you yet another ridiculously simple jewelry diy! I'm just a huge fan of gluing things together, and being done with it. Not …