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8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

It Just Got A Lot Easier To Get Debt Collectors Off Your Back

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau became the third federal agency to take complaints from consumers on unfair debt collections practices on Wednesday, just a day after its co-watchdog, the Federal Trade Commission, slapped the largest debt collector in the country with a record $3.2 million …

Personal Finance

Top 10 DIY Projects That Cost Less Than $3

Why pay tons of money for something when you can make it yourself for pennies on the dollar? Here are some of our favorite life hacking DIY projects …

Gear & Gadgets

Priceless Photos of the Lion Whisperer Show Docile Side of Wild Animals

Jackson Galaxy can surely tame the nastiest felines, and Caesar Millan is no doubt the undisputed “Dog Whisperer.” But, “The Lion Whisperer”? Well, …


Voyager 1 Entered Weird Region In Space Last Summer

New papers describe an unexpected boundary region at the edge of the influence of the Sun.<p>Voyager 1 entered a strange and unexpected part of space within the solar system last August, scientists announced in three papers published yesterday.<p>A few different effects mark the area, which astronomers …

How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector

The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a mobile phone projector using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were able to find the magnifying glass at a dollar store for, well, a dollar (so they called it the $1 projector), …

15 "Summer Camp Style" Friendship Bracelets You Can Make Right Now

A DIY guide to the original arm party.


Nylon Stockings Transformed Into Horrifying Monsters

You wouldn't think that the average pair of nylon stockings could be transformed into a series of nightmarish creatures - but that's what visionary …

Oh Hey, Honeycomb Shelves

We recently hung our honeycomb shelves. My dad and grandpa hung them. These shelves were a DIY project last year here on the blog (see the original …

Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

Touche of the Day: Philosoraptor on NSA Domestic Spying Scandal

Hashtag of the Day: #NSAKidsBooks

On Saturday, Twitter user @Darth asked his followers to submit parody titles of children’s books incorporating the NSA's domestic surveillance scandal with the hashtag #NSAKidsBooks. After more than2,800 mentions of the hashtag over the weekend, @Darth used the best submissions as his inspiration for a series of children’s book cover illustrations (shown above).

DIY Welcome Mats for an Inviting Home Entrance

Imagine this: you’re hosting a summer get together for your family and friends. You’ve perfected the menu, completed the cleaning, and even managed …

How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: With these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …


Wake and Bake: Baked Apricots with Brown Sugar Streusel

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Stone fruit is really the only category of fruit that I tend to eat more in baked form than raw. It's not that I don't love a ripe, juicy peach—honestly what's better?—but so often I get tart, hard specimens …

Free Botanical Art Prints for Your Walls

I recently moved back home for the summer, and my childhood room needed an upgrade in the wall art department. I found some pretty (and free!) …

Wall Art

Back to the Future: A Documentary Short on Irina Werning’s Viral Photography Project | Colossal

<p>Back to the Future is a documentary short about Argentinean photographer Irina Werning’s incredible photography project where she recreates …

30 Unique And Must-See Photos From Our Past

Photographs have long been used to record special and unique moments - birthdays, weddings and the occasional selfie are all commonplace. But these …

23 Ways To Get Back At All Your Friends

Have you been personally victimized by one of your friends recently? It's time to get even.

NO F****** AROUND IN ROOM 427 - Hilarious Comedy Short

21 Brilliant Objects You Can Make From Recycled Materials

Out of all the items we purchase every day, how many do we keep for over a year?<p>Not many.<p>Now more than ever, we seem quite at ease constantly …

A Comprehensive Guide To Making The Cutoffs Of Your Dreams

There are dozens of ways to customize cutoffs. DOZENS!<p>Now that you've got your simple pair of jorts, THE WORLD IS YOUR DENIM OYSTER.

28 Outdoor Lighting DIYs To Brighten Up Your Summer

Forget candles. These creative lighting ideas are a cheap and easy way to get your backyard beautiful for summer entertaining.


29 Awesome Behind-The-Scenes Photos From The Sets Of Classic Movies

A fascinating collection of photos that may make you see your favorite movie in a different light. Via Imgur user Join You In The Sun.

How To Cheaply And Easily Make Your Own Flower Arrangements

These are all the tips and tricks you'll need to make corner-store flowers look like a million bucks.

Heart Blanket DIY

I love this blanket! I'm always looking for new ways to decorate our living room without spending too much. This design is bold, but still cute. You …