Megan Moore

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Elizabeth Parker’s Haunting Cross-Stitch Sampler

I always find vintage textiles to be fascinating, but this haunting cross-stitch sampler from Elizabeth Parker, a troubled nineteenth century nurserymaid, that’s on display in the Victoria and Albert Museum in the UK is unusual in both its size and subject matter.<p>In tiny cross-stitches, this …

How To Make a Marriage Equality Cake

Today is a beautiful and historic day for those of us who support the human rights movement. If you want to celebrate the Supreme Court’s decision to end DOMA Buzzfeed shows us how to bake a Marriage Equality cake for this beautiful step forward. Did I mention it’s red velvet? IT IS.

Kremlin finds way to avoid leaks: Typewriters

Russia's inner workings have reportedly been spooked by the rise of WikiLeaks and the Snowden revelations. So the Kremlin has reverted to something less technical, but more secure.<p>Dust off your Olivetti.<p>It might be the future. The future of national security, at least.<p>This quaint thought comes to …

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In Chicago, 3-D Printers Are Available To Anyone With A Library Card

The Harold Washington Library's new Maker Lab is free and open to the public. Get making!<p>3-D printing may be the way of the future, but for the average Joe, actually getting ahold of a 3-D printer to use on the cheap remains somewhat challenging.<p>Starting this week, though, 3-D printing will be as …

Negobot: a virtual chat agent engineered to trap pedophiles

Online chat agents are far from novel, but they're evidently getting a lot more sophisticated with age. In a bid to trap pedophiles, engineers at the University of Deusto have concocted Negobot. Essentially, the tool employs game theory in order to meticulously extract vital identification nuggets …

DIY

Spectacular Sunrooms That Welcome the Outdoors

What is it about <b>sunrooms</b> that instantly bring a smile to people’s faces? Maybe it’s the special way they welcome the outdoors inside with their …