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Humongous sea spiders from Antarctica are baffling scientists

If you're reading this, you probably aren't a spider, and may even have a strong aversion toward eight-legged, web-weaving creepy crawlies — especially giant ones.<p>However, we regret to inform you that spiders of epic proportions are more than just the stuff of fiction, and do indeed walk among …

14 apps that will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Thankfully, there are apps to help you keep on track.<p>We combed through Apple and Google's list of the best apps of the year, along with Business Insider's own reviews and Tech Insider's App 100, to pull together a list of 14 apps that will help you reach your goals a little faster.

Apps

The Odd Thing About the World's Deepest River

Africa's Congo River claims many titles, including being home to the highest number of unique species in the world.<p>The Congo River in Central Africa is one of the world's great rivers, carrying 1.25 million cubic feet of water—more than 13 Olympic-sized swimming pools—into the Atlantic Ocean every …

Congo

Parker House Rolls

Makes 36 Servings<p>A top coat of melted butter and salt makes this Parker House rolls recipe irresistible. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 envelope active dry yeast<p>1 cup whole milk<p>¼ cup vegetable shortening<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1½ teaspoons …

Baking

Game of Thrones Star Maisie Williams Says Her First Sex Scene Was “Very Awkward”

Look who’s no longer a sweet summer child.<p>When 18-year-old <i>Game of Thrones</i> star <b>Maisie Williams</b> debuted a very grown-up look at the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards earlier this year, fantasy fans had a big dose of reality. It was easy to miss it under Arya’s grubby clothes and boyish haircut, but …

TV Series

The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he dropped out of Harvard to start Microsoft, and in a few short years he made it the most profitable corporation in the world. It’s tempting to think that he must be one of the smartest people who ever lived.<p>Gates is undoubtedly …

Psychology

25 Beautiful Cheap Pallet DIY Storage Projects to Realize With Ease

Is there a pile of old pallets in your yard from your recently constructed home or cottage? Do you have a friend that owns a pile of old pallets? If …

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Hologram Display With This DIY Solution

In the movies and sci-fi TV shows, it’s not uncommon to see the characters have communication devices which have holographic displays. Now if you’ve …

You Can Make a $598 Anthro Rug for Just $80

Show of hands: Who here has spent a little *too* much time window shopping at Anthropologie (AKA torturing themselves by pining after luxurious apparel, accessories and home decor with an equally extravagant price tag)? If you haven’t already gathered from our many DIY copycat posts, we can relate. …

Ex-Jewelrymaker Michael Walker's Awesome Art Knives

In his 20's, Michael Walker worked as a jewelrymaker. But one day his wife gave him a copy of <i>American Blade</i>, a magazine for knife collectors. Walker …

15 Creative Long Exposures Capture a World Unseen

Firefly trails. Fireworks that look like balloons. These are just some of the long exposure photos we've seen over the years that opened us up to a whole new world. Today we're taking a look at 15 photos that took long exposure to a whole new level. These photos captured movement unseen by the …

Kayaking

Artist Recycles Discarded Keys to Transform Them Into Unique Decor

Australian craftsman Moerkey, also known as Michael Moerkerk, recycles discarded keys and transforms them into unique works of art. It all started when he was supposed to be cleaning out his shed and he came across some old copper pipe. He then cut it into rings and began honing a technique that …

Art

Earthy Bracelets Made with Clear Resin Allow You to Be One with Nature

These enchanting handmade bangle bracelets let the wearer take a little bit of nature wherever she goes. Small, beautiful relics from forest and field are trapped inside clear resin. Some of the jewelry pieces look delicate, displaying small bouquets of tiny dried flowers. Others are heartier and …

Miniature

The Best Shows On Netflix You’ve Never Heard Of

Netflix original programming has grown from one series in 2012 to 36-plus series in the years to come, which means that Netflix is as full-fledged a network as FX or AMC (in fact, they’ll provide even more programming by 2016). As they ramp up their original programming, expect to see fewer series …

70 Ways the Women We Love Wore Their Summer Bikinis

Here's how they do the warmer months in style.<p>With temperatures on the upswing, we turn to the waters and to our favorite stars. From Bar Refaeli to Rihanna to Anna Kendrick, here's how they spend the warmer months in style.

Emily Ratajkowski

12 Movies to Watch on Netflix Before They're Gone in August

Hurry, time to watch these gems.<p>The dog days of summer have arrived, and 90-degree heat is as good an excuse as any to stay in the air conditioning and enjoy the standout offerings on Netflix before they disappear. Follow our roundup to see what you need to get to soon, along with the dates they'll …

Entertainment

Newport Folk's Pink Floyd Moment

The most puzzling musician on the lineup at the 2015 Newport Folk Festival was easily Pink Floyd's Roger Waters. For me, Pink Floyd represents the antithesis of folk music, with the band's psychedelic pulsating landscapes and big rock drums and guitars. Out there and psychedelic, yeah — down home …

Folk Music

15 Porn Sites That Women Love Watching

A Cosmopolitan writer tells us where ladies go to get turned on.<p><i>Originally published on Cosmopolitan.com</i><p>Women can enjoy porn just as much as guys do. But it's shockingly hard for us to find good porn in which the woman is actually enjoying herself in a realistic way, and doesn't make us feel bad or …

Video on Demand

Tips to Get Absolutely Shredded | Men's Health

How’d Montgomery do it? He put together the dream team.<p>The trainer: Alex Viada, a mutant of fitness hailing from North Carolina. He deadlifts 700 pounds, runs ultra marathons, and has coached over 400 athletes, from special forces soldiers to Ironman triathletes.<p>The nutritionist: Trevor Kashey, …

Beer Can Chicken

Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:1 hr 20 minActive:10 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Intermediate<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories291 calorieTotal Fat11 …

Pizza Farm with Nick Offerman

Nick Offerman

Researchers discovered a psychological trick that will help you stop procrastinating

The idea is that you'll get a thrill out of checking those individual items off your to-do list and, before you know it, you'll have completed the whole project.<p>The strategy is based on a study out of Pennsylvania State University. Researchers asked participants to pick up one of two buckets and …

How to Make a Fermented Sriracha Sauce at Home

Lisa Murphy, founder of Sosu Sauces in Oakland, California, shows how to make a spicy fermented Sriracha sauce at home in a recent video by <i>Munchies</i>.

A 3D Flythrough of the Milky Way Created with Over 400K Telescope Photos

Want to be blown away by the size and beauty of the Milky Way? daveachuk of Vancouver, Canada, created this 8-minute-long flythrough of our galaxy in …

The Senate's experiment with cannabis

Hardliners on Judiciary open up to research on medical pot<p>Obamacare. Gay weddings. Now pot?<p>As progressives celebrate a couple of big wins in Washington – the Supreme Court upholding the Affordable Care Act and legalizing same-sex marriage – another issue has remained firmly stuck at the national …

Cannabis

Believe It or Not, We Found a Replacement for Grilled Cheese

Dominique Ansel, the inventor of the Cronut, gave us the recipe to his favorite sandwich. We'll never look at grilled cheese the same way again.<p>Here's an important question that's always stumped me: <i>What is better than a grilled cheese sandwich?</i> Good news, it took me 30 years—a testament to Kraft …

Breakfast

Pad Thai

2 Servings<p>This pad Thai recipe is not the dish from the neighborhood take-out joint. "It ain't made with chicken," says Ricker, whose traditional take—pleasantly funky with fish sauce and preserved radish and a touch sour from tamarind—is meant to be eaten in the evening as a stand-alone …

Tamarind

10 High-Impact Home Improvements for Less Than $10K

You don't have to spend a mint to make your home a happier, more enjoyable place.<p>Homeowners often put off making home improvements thinking it will either cost a small fortune, or wait until it's time to sell. Fortunately, neither need be the case!<p>Here are 10 home improvements that will increase …

Elon Musk: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded because of ‘an overpressure event in the upper stage liquid oxygen tank’

Houston, we have a SpaceX problem. Again.<p>The privately held company today attempted to send its Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station to deliver cargo from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. But three minutes after launch, the rocket blew up.<p>Just …

Space Travel