Hannah Attisyn

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The Most Terrible Polar Exploration Ever: Douglas Mawson’s Antarctic Journey

Even today, with advanced foods, and radios, and insulated clothing, a journey on foot across Antarctica is one of the harshest tests a human being …

Now's Your Chance to Help Transcribe the Smithsonian's Hidden Treasures

Bumblebees and Arctic adventures abound in the Smithsonian's Transcription Center collection.<p>Rejoice, lovers of arcane documents and curated specimens, for today the Smithsonian Institution opened its Transcription Center to the public. Thousands of digitized images of the Institution's collection …

Genealogy

Plants and Daily Life Scenes Embroideries

As she is fascinated by plants and the rendering as well as the life they confer to a home, the Baltimore-based artist Sarah K. Benning creates …

Calming Your Brain During Conflict

Conflict wreaks havoc on our brains. We are groomed by evolution to protect ourselves whenever we sense a threat. In our modern context, we don’t fight like a badger with a coyote, or run away like a rabbit from a fox. But our basic impulse to protect ourselves is automatic and unconscious.<p>We have …

Mindfulness

This illustrator is turning sad facts about animals into hilarious cartoons

LONDON — We might think most animals have simple, care-free lives, but the truth is much, much sadder than that.<p>Did you know, for instance, that …

People around the world are obsessed with this household decluttering method

If you haven't heard of Marie Kondo by now, you've been living under a rock — or at least a very large pile of things you should throw away.<p>Kondo is a Japanese lifestyle celebrity known for helping people decrease clutter and straighten up their homes for good. Her book — "The Life-Changing Magic …

Minimalism

14 Unsettling Scottish Wikipedia Pages That Will Freak You Right Out

Prepare to fall into a week-long Wikihole.

Paranormal

The 2010 Women's Figure Skating Drinking Game

Tonight's the big night!!! Are you ready to get wasted?!?!

52 Awesome Clothing And Shoe Hacks To Save You So Much Money

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Astronomy

He Put 4 Tomato Slices In A Bucket Of Dirt. 12 Days Later? Unbelievable!

Dorm decor hacks: Fun ways to liven up a basic box

Moving into a dorm is one of college life’s most exciting milestones; it’s the first time many kids are living away from the comfy confines of home.<p>But the thrill can wane when the dormitory door opens. Most dorm rooms are pretty basic, with plain furniture and institutional floors and walls.<p>So how …

Wall Art

Fold Socks Instead of Rolling Them for Better Organization

How do you put away your socks? You probably roll them, right? Perhaps with the Army Ranger roll? Folding your socks into origami-like squares might …

Condominiums

This Lake Turns Any Animal That Touches It Into Stone

Now if we were to tell you that there's a lake located deep in Tanzania that turns any animal that touches it into stone, you'd be forgiven for …

FutureRelic Pocket Tool Keychain Wrench

Carrying twelve wrenches on your person at all times isn’t only difficult, it’s inconvenient. But if you’re one of those guys that wants access to …

A Revealing Look at Bullets Precisely Split in Half

<i>Ammo</i> is a series of portraits featuring bullets cut in half, revealing what this powerful object looks like on the inside. With over 900 specimen in her collection, Pearlman displays the projectiles in a simple format, against a blank background, to draw the focus on the objects themselves. Each …

Ammunition

Paper Lights Garland

Decorate for Christmas with this colorful paper light garland. With just paper, yarn and glue, you can add a festive touch to any room.<p>Get the …

Yarn

Free Printable Art

Good Things Come to Those Who Hustle! In a gorgeous blue/green colorway with faux gold foil, this is a must have for your office/craft space<p>128<p>878

Crafting

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

Psychology

The Milky Way Over Yellowstone Will Take Your Breath Away

Sometimes an artist can show you what the naked eye would miss. Kansas photographer David Lane spent four months photographing the Milky Way over …

This Abandoned Casino Was Once The Most Magnificent Building In Romania

During a recent trip to Romania, I had the chance to shoot the abandoned casino in Constanta. As a pearl watching over the Black Sea where wealthy …

New Car Covered In Rust Camouflage To Protect It From Thieves

There are plenty of different ways to protect your car from theft, but one owner of a Volkswagen Transporter van decided to protect it in a novel way …

This restaurant trend may be the most annoying yet

The other night I was eating a plate of noodles, and enjoying it. I was out to dinner with a friend, hunched over a meal we had been planning for …

10 Ways to Tell if Your Sommelier Really Knows Wine

Sommeliers are now regular fixtures in many restaurants, but how can one determine if their suggestions are worth trusting? It turns out that you don't have to know a lot about wine to judge a sommelier's skills. To evaluate the value of the advice they're proving, keep in mind the 10 points …

Wine

Hottest Restaurants in Denver Right Now, June 2015

More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends and family of Eater have one question: Where should I eat right now? Restaurant obsessives want to know <b>what's new</b>, what's <b>hot</b>, which favorite chef just launched a sophomore effort.<p>And while the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering old standbys and …

Texas