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20 Most Unforgettable Viral Videos of 2013

From Norwegian lunacy to out of this world (literally) musicianship, brilliant parodies to mind-bending stunts, 2013 offered a treasury of viral …

Viral

Loving Family Photographed Every Year For 21 Years

It's the finesse and poise which sets the photographic work of Zed Nelson apart from many of his talented contemporaries.<p>Indeed, there are few better …

10 Best Cassettes of 2013

What a year for cassettes, the scrappy little format that refuses to die. Tapes had a resurgence in 2013, from dedicated cassette labels to bands …

Walkman

Window on Infinity: A New Year’s Photo Album From Space

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / EPA<p>A still image taken from a NASA movie of the sun based on data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), …

Readers' Poll: The Best Christmas Songs of All Time

10. Run-DMC - 'Christmas In Hollis'<p>In the mid-1980s, Run-DMC could do no wrong. They were the Kings of Rap, the Kings of Rock and even the Kings of …

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2013 Year in Review: Design Store(y)

Our second year of our column, Design Store(y), sent us around the world spending time inside design-focused shops, interviewing shop owners to hear …

The Year in Photojournalism

To wrap up 2013 and to commemorate the outstanding photographic work that emerged this year, I asked a number of photographers to choose one image that particularly affected them over the past twelve months. Their responses cover an incredible range of work, from photographs of Mars captured by a …

Before & After Makeover: A Dark, Dated Kitchen Goes Light and Bright

Click for the after photos.<p>By painting the existing cabinetry, replacing the countertop, and swapping the ceiling fan for pendant lights, designer T. Keller Donovan transformed his Florida kitchen on a tight budget. Here, he shares his time and money-saving tips for getting a dream kitchen — …

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …

30 Elegant Mid-Century Dressing Tables And Vanities

Mid-century furniture is stylish, elegant and great for modern and retro décor. Every girl needs a place to enjoy her look, to do make up and hair, a …

Furniture

DIY: Rustic Linen Lampshades from Italy

We like this concept: oversized lanterns with rustic raw linen shades, spotted in an Italian interior designed by Orietta Marcon.<p>The Lampade Bigger …

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List Of Netflix Movies About To Expire Is Truly Tragic

Photo: Courtesy of Propaganda Films.<p>If you're still straggling to rejoin the real world until after the new year and are not sure how to spend your …

Beyond The Holidays: Radiant String Light Ideas That Sparkle All Year Long!

December is a month of joy, festivities and beautifully illuminated homes that greet you at every turn throughout the merry Holiday Season. Christmas …

Rob Reiner on Scorsese: “When he calls and asks you to be in a movie, you just do what he says”

Reiner talked to Salon about “Wolf of Wall Street,” his directing career and the film he loves best<p>I personally don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a Rob Reiner film. Frankly, if I met someone who actively despised such beloved standards as “Stand By Me,” “This Is Spinal Tap” or “The Princess …

Playful Book Sculptures Transform Their Environment

Madrid-based Spanish artist Alicia Martn first caught our eye with her incredible sculpture, titled <i>Biografas</i>, that looked like a haphazard parade of books flooding through the side of a building. Taking a look through her portfolio, it's easy to see that this artist has a keen eye for configuring …

Art

How 15 Designers Decorated Their Kids' Rooms

These spaces are fun and functional.<p>Whether you have a toddler or a teen, you want your child's bedroom to be a place they can enjoy and also get some much-needed rest every night. These designers share how they transformed their children's rooms and their decorating ideas are sure to inspire you.

Salon’s ultimate book guide for 2013

Got gift certificates to spend? James McBride, Elizabeth Gilbert, Junot Diaz and many more have suggestions<p>Salon reached out to a bunch of writers who had new books out this year to find out what their favorite book of the year was. We saw a lot of books by big-name writers: Donna Tartt, Jonathan …