Shameesh Vasudev

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8 Facts You Never Knew About Christmas

The Santa-is-white-myth was thoroughly debunked last week, but it made us wonder: What other things about Christmas do we take for granted? Are …

Party dresses: 50 of the best frocks for the Christmas season - in pictures

'Tis the season and all that, so stress ye not about what to wear to the office do or where to find a frock that will work for a round of glitzy Yuletide parties. Whether you're in need of a full-length gown, a chic coverup, something that flashes the flesh or something bold and colourful, stylist …

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A Soulful Manhattan Apartment With Rich, Moody Color

Rooms with rich, moody color.<p>Inspired by galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, designer Alexander Doherty used muddled paint colors from Farrow & Ball to create rooms that brim with character and personality.

Farrow & Ball

College Student's Speech Makes Him King of the Nerds

If the nerds of the world ever come together to elect a president for all geek-kind, this kid should definitely run.<p>The epic — yes, epic, there is no …

6 Reasons The Internet Is Wrong About Ben Affleck As Batman

The announcement this week that Ben Affleck has been cast to play Batman in <i>Batman vs. Superman</i> (see my full report on the story here), the upcoming Warner Bros. sequel to <i>Man of Steel</i>, prompted surprise from those who didn’t see it coming, and a significant amount of outrageous reactions online, …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

How-To: Breaking Bad-Inspired Formula Drinking Glasses

Geeked about the return of Breaking Bad? You’ll definitely want to whip up a set of sweet Breaking Bad-inspired formula drinking glasses with this tutorial from WhimseyBox!<p>Ready to make a set of your own? Head over to WhimseyBox to see how it’s done!

diy project: fish scale pendant lamp

This is the second project we’ve shared from designer Kara Paslay in recent weeks, and again she’s managed to reintroduce me to a cool technique I …

Perseid meteor shower 2013: how to get the best view

One of the year's best astronomical events will light up the sky for the next five nights. Best of all, it's really easy to observe. You don't need telescopes or cameras, just a deckchair, blankets and a hot thermos to keep you company.<p>Wait until late at night. If the sky is clear, find the darkest …