Alan Mayne

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7 Steps to Mindfully Manifest Your Goals

As a mind-body therapist and an international trainer I've helped thousands of patients and workshop participants learn how to mindfully access their core creativity and manifest their goals. Mindfulness is a powerful tool that can help one go beyond their fears and resistances to tap into their …

Mindfulness

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Step Up Your Cooking With Harvard's Help

<b>File this one under</b> your "Reasons We Wish We Had Gone to Harvard" list. It has recently come to our attention that the storied university's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and holds a lecture series in the fall on food and cooking — not just the rote preparation or the recipes — but the …

Food

All the President's Food: Esquire's John Mariani on the Inaugural Dinner

<b>Everything in D.C. is politics,</b> so whenever the President of the United States holds a state dinner or inaugural ball, coming up this weekend, the choice of what to serve is intended to send out not-so-subtle messages. "State dinners [are] not just an opportunity to show off American hospitality," …

Mitch McConnell

Stephen Hawking wants to redefine black holes

"There are no black holes," argues noted physicist Stephen Hawking in a short paper published in<i><br>Nature</i>, claiming we need to redefine the …

Alt-week 01.26.14: Hawking says there are no black holes, and a 3D printed liver could be on the way

<i>Alt-week takes a look at the best science and alternative tech stories from the last seven days.</i><p>Science. What good is it if the end result is Robosapien and a sweet 3D printed phone cases? Thankfully, there are great minds at work to put it to far better use. Like robo-legs and 3D printed body …

How to Reheat Leftovers, from Pizza to Pasta to Eggs

Our ultimate guide to reheating leftovers like pizza, rice, chicken, steak, pasta, pancakes, eggs, fish, vegetables, muffins, coffee, tea, pie, and risotto<p>Yesterday, Gawker's <b>Tom Scocca</b> admitted that he had been reheating pizza wrong his entire life. Rather than warming it up in a toaster oven, …

Cooking

Grow a Strawberry Fountain

Pick the clean berries as they spill over the edge. Keep the soil moist, but not soggy, for the best and biggest berries.<p>This strawberry fountain …

Gardening

10 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Organize The Kitchen

Spring cleaning may be over, but you should try to reorganize your home at the start of every new season. As we near the end of summer, it’s time to …

Ana White | Food Storage Shelf - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Author Notes:<p>Hi everyone and …

Will This Vending Machine For Burritos Change The Business Of Fast Food?

If Chipotle is Blockbuster, could Burritobox be Redbox?<p>Piping hot tortillas filled with free-range chicken, grass-fed beef, uncured bacon, and cage-free eggs. Cold guacamole and sour cream. Hot sauce. No hormones. No antibiotics. That may sound a lot like Chipotle. In reality, it’s a burrito cooked …

Food

Telecommunications expert suggests Earth may have dark matter disc

Ben Harris, a telecommunications and GPS satellite expert with the University of Texas has made a surprising announcement during his presentation at …

Supernova 'dust factory' pictured

<b>Striking images of a young supernova brimming with fresh dust have been captured by a telescope in the Chilean desert.</b><p>It is the first time astronomers have witnessed the genesis of the grains which formed galaxies in the early universe.<p>The pictures were captured by the Alma (Atacama Large …

Universe

Violent 'weather forecast' for 'failed stars'

<b>The first weather forecast for a brown dwarf is in - and it's not looking good up there.</b><p>Astronomers predict it will rain molten iron and "snow" hot sand, with lightning and hurricanes likely.<p>New observations with Nasa's Spitzer telescope reveal surprisingly turbulent storm clouds circling these …

Weather

The 50 Most Spectacular Galaxy Pictures of all Time

Here are the 50 most spectacular galaxy pictures of all time -- from pictures of the Andromeda Galaxy to the pictures of the "Cosmic Tinker Bell …

The universe has been measured to an incredibly precise one-percent accuracy

The “cosmic ruler” by which astronomers measure distance in the Universe has been calibrated to one percent accuracy, which is the most precise …

Water, water everywhere—in our Solar System | Ars Technica

Solar wind and space dust combine to create water; process works on the Moon, too.<p>Water ice is the most abundant solid material in the Universe. Much …

Top 10 Discoveries by Mars Rovers Spirit & Opportunity: A Scientist's View

NASA's Opportunity Mars rover has now been exploring the Red Planet for a decade. The golf-cart-size robot landed on the night of Jan. 24, 2004, …

Astronomers Get First Glimpse of Cosmic Web

Changing Planet<p>Computer simulations suggest that matter in the universe is distributed in a “cosmic web” of filaments, as seen in the image above from a large-scale dark-matter simulation. The inset is a zoomed-in, high-resolution image of a smaller part of the cosmic web, 10 million light-years …

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Incredible Frozen Bubbles Sprout Beautiful Feather Crystals

Redditor Codedheart decided to share some truly beautiful photos a friend took of frozen bubbles up-close, revealing the crystalized formation of ice that looks like feathers. We've seen some wondrous photos of soap bubbles that have turned to orbs of ice in frigid temperatures just a few weeks …

Nature

Ordinary Objects Cleverly Interact With Simple Line Drawings

The world is filled with possibilities according to clever Ecuador-based artist Javier Perez. From the graphic designer's perspective, any little object can be redefined to communicate a whimsical idea that will make just about anybody smile.<p>Perez first began his <i>Instagram Experiments</i> last fall with …

InterAct

Mysterious Alter-Ego Created Through Imaginative Self-Portraits

These beautiful photographs of a solitary female in an imaginative world are the work of the exceptionally talented Rachel Baran. Each photograph is conceptually based and tells a truly unique story.<p>Baran uses herself as a model and then makes slight manipulations in Photoshop to create fascinating …

Photoshop

Guy Continues to Photoshop Himself into Celebrity Photos

PeejeT (Patrick Thorendahl) is a pop culture enthusiast who makes his admiration for successful women and men clear by hilariously Photoshopping himself into celebrity photos. Since we first introduced his work almost eight months ago, the photo manipulator has continued to edit images of himself …

New York City

Photorealistic Steel Wire Mesh Portraits by Seung Mo Park

Brooklyn-based Korean sculptor Seung Mo Park never ceases to amaze us with his skilled craftsmanship in working with wire. In addition to sculpting three-dimensional figures with the malleable, metallic rods, he manages to carefully clip layered sheets of stainless steel wire mesh into …

Art

Incredible Aerial Footage of Penguins Taken by a Falcon

For a BBC program about penguins called <i>Penguins – Spy in the Huddle</i>, a special camera was designed to look like a penguin egg. After placing the egg-cam amidst a penguin colony, it was met by a curious striated caracara who eventually snatched the device and took flight. With the falcon's ascension …

Vultures

Detailed Boeing 777 Made Entirely from Cut Manila Folders

Five years in the making, this 1:60 scale reproduction of a Boeing 777 is made entirely out of precisely cut manila folders and dabs of glue. Inspired by his high school architecture class and his love of planes, Luca Iaconi-Stewart started constructing his complicated jetliner in 2008 when he was …

Boeing

Architectural logos

Akademie der Bildenden Künste München<br>Designed by BÜRO ALBA, Germany, 2008<p>Casa da Música<br>Designed by Sagmeister Inc, USA, 2007<p>Centre Georges …