Sharon Shannon

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Jaw-Dropping Makeup Transformations by Lucia Pittalis

As we've seen before, makeup has the unbelievable power to transform people into entirely different beings. Italy-based makeup artist Lucia Pittalis demonstrates the magic of cosmetics by turning herself into famous musicians, actors, and TV and film characters.<p>Using just wigs, makeup, a few …

Marlon Brando

Incredible Knitted Sculptures Made Entirely out of Glass

Looking at these knitted pieces by artist Carol Milne, you'll immediately notice that they weren't fashioned with yarn. In fact, they're crafted using something that's much less malleable – glass! It's almost unbelievable how neatly each fragile row is made and has the look and feel of fiber; this …

Sculpture

The issue that has wine entrepreneur ready to pop a cork

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>WineAlign, a Web-based business that helps oenophiles select the perfect wine for any occasion, has spent $511,000 in software development fees since starting up in 2008. "And that's just development," …

Small Business

Canadian dollar bounces around by a penny as ‘greed begets fear’

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014</i>.<p><b>Loonie bounce</b><br>The Canadian dollar bounced around by more than a penny today, underscoring the fretful nature of the market.<p>Still, it was seen as a good sign that the currency didn't hit a fresh low.<p>The loonie, as the country's …

Business (Canada)

Fears of new euro crisis mount ‘by the day’ as Greece woes flare again

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014</i>.<p><b>Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the Acropolis</b><br>For a continent already in despair, fresh woes in Greece couldn't come at a worse possible time.<p>Greece, the poster child of the euro crisis, is in deep, deep …

iPhone rollout likely widened T-Mobile's growth lead | News Home | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Apple’s iPhone 6 only went on sale in the last two weeks of the quarter, but the device’s rollout may have been the U.S. cellular industry’s top growth catalyst in the period, with T-Mobile US benefiting the most.<p>An iPhone 6 phone is seen on display at the Fifth Avenue Apple …

Mobile

Suspended Animation In Space Travel: What Scientists Still Need To Learn

Human hibernation could be a great way to get to Mars (and beyond), but a few big questions remain.<p>The first astronauts who head off to Mars might make the entire 180-day journey while they’re fast asleep. In a NASA-commissioned study on human stasis, aerospace engineers at SpaceWorks have found …

Space Travel