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Deck the Halls With 30 DIY Holiday Garlands

Deck the halls with boughs of holly… and lots of other fabulous garlands. While we’ve got our eye on several holiday strands to buy, we are all about the DIY versions, too. From paper feathers to pine cones and popcorn, we’ve got a little something for everyone here. Whether you’re going for a …

Chemicals

11 Thanksgiving Place Cards That Are Sure To Impress

These Thanksgiving crafts are so beautiful your guests will be begging to take them home.<p>The turkey is in the oven, the pies are ready to be devoured, and the centerpiece is arranged to perfection. But before you and your guests can sit down to a delicious meal and a few festive holiday cocktails, …

Decorations

7 Awesome Beards by James Myrick

James Myrick is a master beard artist. He's rather secretive about his methods, but my guess is that, by precise mental concentration, he can grow …

On the (Very Smelly) Trail of the Skunk Takeover

I bought a striped skunk skull online from a man named Terry. It arrived yesterday from Duluth, Minnesota, in a nondescript cardboard box that weighed almost nothing. I opened the box and removed the skull from a cocoon of bubble wrap.<p>I hold it in my hand now. It’s much smaller than I expected. It …

Cute Animals

Get Out & Explore! How to Be a Bookworm for a Day

Do you ever just wish you could curl up with a book and just do nothing but read ALL day? Then do it! There's something so luxuriously simple (and …

Hiking Trail

How Fung Tu Put a New Spin on ‘The Original’ Egg Roll

When Fung Tu chef Jonathan Wu and his partner, Wilson Tang, decided to elevate the egg roll, they didn’t have far to go for inspiration. Wu was …

Winter Miracle

Discovering the Higgs through Physics, Dance and Photography

Changing Planet<p>The Arts Council of Greater New Haven has chosen our project ¨<b>Discovering the Higgs through Physics, Dance and Photography¨</b>, as one of the seven chosen to receive funding as part of Reintegrate<i>*</i>: Enhancing Collaborations in the Arts & Sciences.<p>The Project´s team is formed by Sarah …

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …

Share This With All the Schools, Please

A few weeks ago, I went into Chase’s class for tutoring.<p>I’d emailed Chase’s teacher one evening and said, “Chase keeps telling me that this stuff …

Slow Cooker Recipes: 20 Warming Soups for a Frosty Day

Ah, winter. It's bliss-sparkling ice-covered trees abound, making us long for warm places to curl up inside, and sip on warm liquids. It's time to grab your slow cooker and pour in the ingredients to craft a steamy slow cooked concoction that will warm up your dinner table tonight. Try one of our …

Cooking

Girl Scout Cookies + Beer Pairings = Freakout!

'I'm Not A Lookalike' Project Showcases Strangers Who Look Like Twins (PHOTOS)

Think you're special and unique?<p>So did these folks, until they met Francois Brunelle.<p>The 62-year-old Montreal-based photographer has spent the last 12 years scouring the world for complete strangers who look alarmingly similar, according to Rex USA.<p>"I was inspired by 2 things," Brunelle told Rex …

71 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014: ‘The Hunger Games,’ ‘Gone Girl,’ And More

We waded through more than 600 films to bring you the best of 2014. From Wes Anderson and Paul Thomas Anderson movies to blockbuster sequels, here's …

Photographer Digitally Adds Herself to Childhood Photos of Her in Double Self-Portrait Series

In the photo series “Imagine Finding Me,” photographer Chino Otsuka revisits her childhood by digitally inserting herself in old photos of her as a …

Photography

Homemade Sriracha

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: In this dark time, when the fate of Sriracha is up in the air and the world is up in arms, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is showing us</i> …

2013: The year in design

From battery-powered exoskeletons to buildings that melt cars, this year was a notable one for design.<p><b>More amazing image galleries of the year:</b><p>The year in weather<p>The year in space<p>The year in wildlife

Architecture

Reading Changes Brain's Connectivity, Study Suggests

It's no secret that reading is good for your brain. But what actually happens inside your brain when you read a great novel?<p>“Stories shape our lives and in some cases help define a person,” Dr. Gregory S. Berns, director of Emory University's Center for Neuropolicy in Atlanta, said in a written …

The Education Trust

826 loves storytelling

This exciting new video from 826 National showcases student storytelling at chapters around the country. Enjoy the imaginative animations and …

Kittens Discover the Physics of Collision While Playing with a Newton’s Cradle

Scottish Fold kittens, Panda, Pikachu and Pavel, discover the physics of collision while playing with a Newton’s Cradle. It’s probably not important …

Physics

Compact Home Designed for Breathtaking Views of the Alps

Overlooking some of the best mountain views in Austria, this 45-square-meter house designed by Peter Jungmann is a fully-furnished and functional home set on a hillside in the village of Nussdorf just outside of Vienna. Playfully taking its name from a combination of the words ‘UFO' and ‘Vogel,' …

Architecture

10 Best Celebrity Photobombs in 2013

<b>Zach Braff</b>, <i>Photo by Sascha Reinking</i><p>What a fun year in photobombing it's been! In 2013, we saw some hilarious photos of our favorite celebs “ruining” photos by sneaking their selves into the picture. A baseball cap wearing Zach Braff was one of the most recent culprits as he stepped right into a New …

New York City

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10 Cocktails We Discovered Afresh in 2013

We are always on the hunt for a good cocktail – something refreshing and cold for summer or something warm and moody for winter. This year we tried …

Cocktails

10 Slow-Cooked Recipes for a Cozy Weekend Indoors

As cooks, I feel that we have an inherent understanding of "coziness." It's a cold winter day and a pot in the oven, it's the aromas of roasted meats …

Cooking

25 things to do in the new year – in pictures

As 2013 draws to a close, what better time to look forward to some of the new season's cultural highlights. Our critics pick the most tantalising exhibitions, shows and releases, from the Vikings at the British Museum and Titian in Scotland, to Simon Russell Beale in King Lear, Spider-Man 2 and …

Jewels and Jill Elmore's Chicken-Lettuce Cups

Jewels and Jill Elmore share a healthy Asian-inspired recipe from their cookbook, The Family Chef.<p><b>Serves 8–10</b><p>Ingredients<p><b>For the filling</b><p>2 tablespoons peanut oil<p>2 teaspoons sesame oil<p>24 shiitake mushrooms, finely chopped<p>2 large carrots, peeled and very finely chopped<p>4 scallions, very finely chopped<p>2 …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …