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9 Fragrant Flowers That Bloom in the Evening

Here are nine knockouts whose most winning features emerge as the sun sets.<p>Why not choose plants that perform best when you're actually around to enjoy them? Here are nine knockouts whose most winning features emerge as the sun sets.

Animals and Plants Entwine in Mythical Sculptures

Surrealistic sculptor Ellen Jewett combines art, science, and medical illustration into an imaginative fusion of natural forms. Inspired by wildlife, Ellen transforms the familiar aspects of plants and animals into unique hybrid creatures. Realistic details flow from animal to plant. Some pieces …

Homemade Creamsicles

Is it summer time yet? It must be around the corner because lately I have been in the mood for icy cold sweet treats. Last week we went a little ice …

Key Lime Pie Ice Cream | Recipe for Key Lime Pie Ice Cream

Key Lime Pie Ice Cream from My Baking Addiction<p>June 8, 2011<p><i>I’m taking some time off to be with my family for a little while.<br>The following recipe is</i> …

10 Best WordPress Forum Plugins

So you have finally decided to add a forum to your WordPress site. Well, that’s pretty good. And now you would be probably searching for a suitable …

WordPress

Historical Photos Colorized And Brought Back To Life

In a world of continual status updates, countless photos, millions of videos and internet speeds that continue to bring us information faster than …

How to get better at email: What science tells us

Email is all-pervasive, and arguably one of the most important tools of modern business. But the fact is most of us are not particularly good at it, wasting time on messages we should ignore and losing track of those that we should be focusing on. Then there’s the base human instinct to cc: …

Carnegie Mellon University

37 Delicious Ways To Eat Corn This Summer

Grilled corn on the cob is excellent. But it's not the only way.

Is There A Cure For Resting Bitchy Face?

Recently on Jimmy Kimmel Live actress Anna Paquin revealed that she is among those who suffer from BRF. When neither actively smiling nor frowning …

grumpy

TODAY Video - Latest TODAY show clips, news & video - TODAY.com | TODAY

VIDEO<p>Back-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents will loveBack-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents wil...Back-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents will love<p>04:10<p>Awkwafina and Henry Golding on what ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ means to …

Ken Jeong

Our Favorite Fourth of July Bike Rides

1 of 7<p>Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race<p>Why just watch a parade when you can lead one? Racers, grouped by category from Pro to Sport, start the holiday parade through Breckenridge with a 10-mph rolling start, then start racing into the mountains outside down. The 50-mile course is full of curves and …

Tour de France

100 Of The Greatest Opening Sentences In The History Of Literature

Whilst the cover or even title of a book might initially gain your attention, in truth it’s the opening sentence that has the power to inspire, …

Tiny Mechanical Insects Made of Watch Parts

Chicago-based artist Justin Gershenson-Gates, aka A Mechanical Mind, creates tiny steampunk insects by carefully soldering together gears, springs, and other watch parts. The mechanical bugs, many of which Gershenson-Gates can balance on just his pinky finger, are miniature, multi-legged creatures …

Insects

JamStar Is A Cool Free App That Teaches You To Play The Guitar

I’ve seen plenty of guitar apps in my lifetime – enough for two lifetimes, in fact – but JamStar, an app by an Israeli programming house, has almost won my heart.<p>The premise is simple – you tune your guitar and then play notes or chords. The app (which runs on a phone or your browser) senses your …

Can These iPad Apps Teach Your Kid to Code?

The pillars of elementary education in the U.S. — reading, writing, math — have remained the same for a long time. Now another skill set is …

Apps

4th Of July Sign In Public Park Sums Up The State Of 'Independence' In America

Check out this sign.<p>It's a set of rules put into effect by the Lakewood Ohio parks division of the municipal government for the day that local Lakewood residents celebrate America's independence.<p>It's located on the viral image site Imgur under the title "No Fun Here, Move Along." The comments are …

Municipal Government

What Time Should You Go Running Tomorrow?

In the Brit + Co. spirit of simplifying your life, we’ve found another amazing app that might just become a daily staple on your homescreen. Called Foresee, this app helps you plan your workouts and outdoor activities based on your personalized preferences for the corresponding weather.<p>So if you …

5 Insane Ways Science is Humiliating Birds (With WTF Images)

Mankind's record with mangling animal DNA for our benefit is, as we've shown before, spotty at best. Usually, these goofy creations serve little …

10 New Sunscreen Secrets

Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about protecting yourself from damaging rays, we uncovered some sneaky sun-care truths

7 Tips for a Healthy Fourth of July

Sunshine! Barbecues! Fireworks! Who doesn't love a good July 4th celebration? Well, your hearing for one, and your stomach after your third helping …

Lowfat Milk May Not Be As Healthy As We Thought, Says Harvard Expert

Got milk? Well, you might not really need it, according to the current issue of JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) Pediatrics. Reduced-fat milk is high in sugar and may be contributing to the obesity epidemic, argues Harvard professor of pediatrics David Ludwig, MD.<p>One cup of …

Good night's sleep 'protects heart'

<b>Seven or more hours' sleep a night boosts the benefits to the heart of a healthy lifestyle, research suggests.</b><p>According to a large study, traditional advice on exercise, diet, drinking and smoking reduced deaths from heart disease or stroke, but even more lives were saved by also having enough …

Holistic Medicine

5 Health Hazards Linked to Lack of Sleep

Beyond leaving you drowsy and irritable, sleepless nights can take a serious toll on your physical and mental health.<p>"We know sleep is a critical …

Quick And Healthy Breakfast Ideas To Feed A Crowd

It's time to go through your 4th of July weekend checklist. Flags? Check. Grill? Check. Fireworks? Check. Breakfast? Yikes.<p>If you've got guests for the holiday weekend, you might be looking to create a delicious, healthy, early-morning meal in a short amount of time. We asked our favorite …

Sleep Health Benefits: A Good Night's Rest Boosts Benefits Of A Heart-Healthy Lifestyle

Sleep has been called the "third pillar" of health, in addition to diet and exercise, and recent research is shedding light on just how important sleep is to a healthy lifestyle. A new study has found that getting a good night's rest actually <i>increases</i> the cardiovascular benefits of a healthy diet …

Skim Milk Is Healthier Than Whole Milk, Right? Maybe Not

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association recommend that children drink skim or low-fat milk after age 2. But that …

Staying Mentally Stimulated Throughout Your Lifetime Could Lower Cognitive Decline Risk

Staying mentally stimulated could help lower your risk of cognitive decline later in life -- no matter your age.<p>Researchers from Rush University Medical Center found that people who reported doing brain exercises such as reading and writing throughout their lifetimes -- from childhood through …

Help Scientists Solve Mysteries Of The Brain By Watching Worms Lay Eggs

Mark those eggs!<p>It's sort of like slapjack, but slower. You can now help science by watching 30-second videos of microscopic worms and hitting your keyboard when the worms lay eggs.<p>The project is part of a super-basic biology study that takes a first look at what different genes do. The worms are</i> …

Rouleaux: Anastassia Elias’ Book of Toilet Paper Roll Sculptures | Colossal

<p>If you’ve visited any art or design blog over the last few years you’ve almost certainly run into the artwork of Anastassia Elias who made waves in …