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Eve Engaged to Maximillion Cooper

It seems that Eve is off the market!<p>British designer and Gumball 3000 founder Maximillion Cooper popped the question to the singer/actress on …

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Dwyane Wade Acknowledges Birth of Son Outside of Gabrielle Union Engagement

Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade confirmed on Monday, Dec. 30 that he recently fathered a son outside of his current relationship with fiancee actress Gabrielle Union, according to <i>The South Florida Sun Sentinel</i>'s Ira Winderman.<p>Wade explained what led to the birth of his son a month ago and why the …

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

Death Star Planetarium

<b>Discover the science in science fiction</b> as you board the <b>Death Star</b> and learn about our solar system. This tabletop model of the infamous Imperial space station opens up to reveal a <b>planetary projector</b> that displays the cosmos on your ceiling. Choose to view a map of the Star Wars galaxy (you know, …

Jewelry

DIY Gloves with Rings

Tutorial: Paneled pencil skirt with a yoga waistband

This paneled pencil skirt is all kinds of awesome! Jess from The Sewing Rabbit shares a tutorial showing how to make one. Her post is part of the 12 …

DIY Gem Sparkle Gift Wrap

Paul Walker's Funeral Attended By Family And Friends

Paul Walker's friends and family gathered for his funeral yesterday (Dec. 14), two weeks after he died in a fiery car crash in Santa Clarita, Calif. The memorial service was conducted at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills.<p>As Radar Online recently reported, Walker's remains were …

10 Best French Fashion Blogs

Valentine Vanesse is a tea drinker, bicycle rider, the definition of Parisian chic. Her blog could be described in few words as “pure delight in …

Something Cool: Photos Of Huge Snow Sculptures In China

The 26th Harbin International Snow Sculpture Art Expo is in full swing in China. Known as the largest festival of its kind the world, it's always pretty spectacular.<p>We thought we'd round up some pictures to give you a sense of the wonder:

Nerd Glasses for Cats - Kitty Poindexter **NEW DESIGN**

Description<p>Your cat is smart.... some would even say downright nerdy! Help your cat look the part in a pair of his or her own nerd glasses for cats! Constructed of stiffened felt, elastic and a little bit of magic tape--- these glasses are the perfect fit for any geeky kitty. Available in 5 …

And the Award for the Biggest Fashion Launch of 2013 Goes to.....

Undoubtedly, the biggest launch of 2013 was 3.1 Phillip Lim's collection of clothing and accessories for Target. One of the most buzzed-about …

Carefully Applied Dyes Reveal Colorful Anatomy of Fish

<i>Cleared</i> is a photo series by formally trained engineer and mathematician Adam Summers that offers a new way of viewing marine life. The scientific photographer, who has always been fascinated with biology, took it upon himself to experiment with his specimens by altering the pigments of their …

DIY: Eco-Friendly Fire Starters

I wouldn’t call myself a pyromaniac exactly, but I’ve never turned down an opportunity to sit around a campfire. In an effort to avoid dousing …

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Makes about 36 cookies<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>cookies<p>1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 tablespoon ground ginger<p>1 cup (packed) golden brown sugar<p>1 large egg<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 2/3 cups all purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>frosting<p>9 cups (or more) …

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…

Nat Geo Travel Staff’s 2014 Bucket List

The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p><b>Here’s where we want to go in 2014 and why:</b><p><b>> Iceland and Greenland</b><p>“I have a strange love for quiet, empty, ‘desolate’ …

This One-of-a-Kind Leica is Made Entirely Out of Plastic Bits You Snap Off a Poster

Forget gold plating and celebrity altruism — the rarest Leica camera of them all may be made entirely out of plastic.<p>The project started as a …

Hottest Celebrity Photos 12.23.13

Suggested New Year’s Resolutions for Miley Cyrus, Kate Middleton, Jennifer Lawrence and Our Other Favorite Celebs

As 2013 comes to a close, most of us—in between refills of eggnog and fights with family members over which movies to watch On Demand—will take some time to look inward and potentially make some resolutions for the new year. But making resolutions for yourself can be sort of a drag: most of them …

Kaley Cuoco Gifts a New Car to the Lucky Woman Who Birthed Her

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>Today in celebrity gossip: Kaley Cuoco surprised her mother with a new Lexus, Reese Witherspoon</i> …

8 Places To See Dazzling Holiday Lights In D.C.

It's Christmas Eve, and we're hoping that your plans involve some well-deserved time off. If you've written "soak up every last drop of holiday …

3 Local Sites To Save Your Butt This Christmas

Photo: Courtesy of <b>SixDoors</b><p>If you’re reading this right now, you probably think you’re S.O.L in the holiday shopping sector. We mean, it <i>is</i> the eve …

Powerhouse DKNY PR Girl On How She Does It All

Photo: Courtesy of Elizabeth Street.<p><i>Sure, everything changes once you become a mom, but that doesn’t have to mean sacrificing style. Elizabeth</i> …

No Home For The Holidays? No Problem!

Photo: Courtesy of Tavernita.<p>For those of us stuck in the city come Christmastime, it can look a little bit like an impending zombie apocalypse out …

Why We Take Selfies—& Why It's Okay

Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh.<p>Ah, the selfie. If there's one artifact of tech-obsessed teen culture that really just kind of drives us bonkers, it's …

THE Holiday Outfit That'll Stun When You're Preggers

Photo: Courtesy of Erin Hagstrom.<p>With a due date smack in the middle of the holidays, I may not have big plans to attend any ragers this season, but …

Holiday Party Hairstyles That You Can Totally Do Yourself At Home

Holiday season is in full swing and there are a lot of parties. This makes us ask the age-old question, "What shall I do with my hair?"<p>So I thought I would help you ladies get flawless holiday hair for every party you attend.<p><b>Voluminous Waves</b><p>My go-to for instant glamour and volume are hot rollers. …