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Avocado Coconut Ice Cream

When I was younger, we used to go to a restaurant in Los Angeles, the long-gone Scandia. It was one of those places where they would wheel up the …

Why we should plant food forests instead of gardens

In Tel Aviv, locals are turning edible plants into self-regulating ecological forests that require less upkeep than gardens.<p>A food forest is exactly …

These Kindergarteners' Reaction to 'Wonder Woman' Will Give You So Much Hope for the Future

The movie is changing the way kids view women—for the better.<p>The new <i>Wonder Woman</i> has been slaying the box office, pleasing fans and critics alike …

Wonder Woman

Why Dad Bloggers Are Changing the Way I Think About Fatherhood

A dispatch from the Dad 2.0 Summit.<p>Until Esquire sent me on this assignment, I did not even know that there was such a thing as "Daddy Blogging." A blog community of stay-at-home dads? Well, it turns out there is such a thing, and it is getting bigger. They even have their own conference now, known …

Parenting

7 Things You Have to Stop Believing to Live a Successful Life On Your Own Terms

Since the mind drives the body, it’s the way we think that ultimately makes the dreams we dream possible or impossible. Our reality is almost …

Self-improvement

This Machine Just Started Sucking CO2 Out Of The Air To Save Us From Climate Change

Climeworks carbon capture device will take the gas from the air and sell it or store it in the ground. Now we just need a few hundred thousand more–as quickly as possible.<p>Sitting on top of a waste incineration facility near Zurich, a new carbon capture plant is now sucking CO2 out of the air to …

Impossibly Tiny Doodles Fill Sketchbook Pages with Surreal Optical Illusions

Artist Visothkakvei creates detailed drawings that go way beyond your average doodles. Armed with a pen and an endless imagination, he fills sketchbook pages with sprawling compositions that are full of tiny, fine-lined elements. Throughout each of his works, motifs of delicate blooms, fancy …

An Introduction to Astrophotography: Shooting Stars for Beginners

Shooting the night sky can produce amazing images of endless starry skies, but it can be challenging to those used to working with plenty of light. …

Tutorials

3 Small Strength Training Changes That'll Help You Build Bigger Muscles

I have to admit, I crush on women with muscles. When I see a well-muscled woman, I know she’s paid her dues. After all, you don’t get Linda Hamilton …

33 Designer-Worthy DIYs For a Polished Home

There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. We've rounded up 50+ of our favorite tutorials that show you how to organize, entertain, and decorate with style, without spending a fortune. So, roll up your …

Decorations

Recipe: Strawberry Cream Cheese Swirly Buns

Strawberry Cream Cheese Swirly Buns<p>Makes 12 large breakfast buns<p><i>For the dough:</i> <br>3/4 cup whole or 2% milk, warmed to about 100°F (warm but not hot on …

"Nobody will love you until you love yourself" is baloney, says the Dalai Lama. Do this instead.

Have you ever been told to look out for yourself first?<p>Or that you have to love yourself before you love others?<p>Well, this likely all bullsh*t.<p>In …

Watch a Rare Drone Video of a Blue Whale Feeding

Blue whales are picky eaters. It’s not because they’re finicky about flavors; it's the meal's size that matters. The ocean giants eschew small, …

The Lyrid Meteor Shower Will Be Magnificent This Weekend. Here's How to See it.

If you've been anxiously awaiting another opportunity to catch some spectacular celestial fireworks, this weekend may be your best bet. The annual …

Solar-Powered Water Wheel Removes Over 1 Million Pounds Of Trash From Baltimore Waterways

All Mr. Trash Wheel needs to operate is sun and moving water.<p>Meet Mr. Trash Wheel.<p>He’s a water wheel from Baltimore who enjoys conserving energy and …

Cool Stuff

Scientists have created edible water balloons that could replace plastic bottles

Could this be the answer to saving the environment from plastic waste?<p>We're constantly told to stay hydrated and to drink a significant amount of water everyday, but considering how bad plastic bottles are for the environment, H2O-on-the-go doesn't seem super sustainable.<p>Until scientists developed …

14 of the Best Butt Exercises You Can Do Without a Gym Membership

Band Side Steps<p>Curtsy Lunges<p>Butt Kick Backs with Band<p>Deep Squat<p>Bridges<p>Leg Lifts<p>Alternating Reverse Lunges<p>Single-Leg Deadlift<p>The Glute Burnout<p>Speed …

Great Barrier Reef 'cooking and dying' as seas heat up, warn scientists

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than two-thirds of the coral in Australia's Great Barrier Reef is experiencing "shocking" amounts of bleaching, new aerial surveys have revealed.<p>Back-to-back bleaching events in 2016 and 2017 have devastated a 1,500 km (900 miles) stretch of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Australian …

Oceans

9 Snack-Prep Ideas So You Don't Give In to Packaged Crap

Nothing can derail a busy afternoon at work like a snack craving. Instead of stopping by the vending machine, where you’re bound to spend way too much money on not-even-good sugary treats, make your own big-batch snacks the Sunday before your workweek starts. These nine snack-prep ideas are the …

2017's Nike Flyknit Racer "Multicolor 2.0" Is Getting a Wider Release Next Week

The return after the return.<p>It’s confirmed: Nike’s Flyknit Racer silhouette will be making another return in its highly popular “Multicolor” form. Fans of the model can only countdown until its release as official images have surfaced showcasing a true-to-the-OG “2.0″ look — unlike last year’s …

Tyra Banks Is Doing Away With Age Limits for America's Next Top Model Contestants

Tyra Banks is known for shaking things up on <i>America's Next Top Model</i>. Over the course of 23 <i>ANTM</i> cycles, Banks and a rotating panel of judges have made steps to open the catwalk to models diverse in size, height, race, gender identity, and sexual identity. There's still a <i>long</i> way for the industry to …

Thai Pineapple Fried Rice

There is this AMAZING Thai restaurant here in town. Like…amazing. I’m pretty sure I’ve told you about it before…the one Seth and I went to so many …

The Skinny on FODMAPS

FODMAP. It’s the newest nutrition buzzword flying around, but what in the world does it mean?<p>Those who suffer from digestive issues — such as …

10 Pro Tips For Losing Fat!

Are you ready to crank things up a notch? You can lose fat any pace you choose, really, but everyone should strive to be as efficient as possible. So …

Weight Loss

Adidas Shoes Made From Ocean Plastic Are Finally Here

Adidas’ latest running shoe is subtle and soft-looking, with stitching that evokes the sea. It’s also made almost entirely from plastic recovered …

This Functioning Twin Lens Instant LEGO Camera Was Made from an Old Yashica and a Fujifilm Instax Mini

Everyone loves a fun DIY project, and this one spans a couple generations of camera technology. Ingenious Hong Kong photographer Albertino Tam of …

Lego

Flexible new solar panel is almost 80% lighter than traditional panels

Solar panels just got a lot slimmer. Zhengrong Shi, a.k.a. the Sun King, is now marketing eArche, a super flexible, ultrathin solar panel that could …

DIY Pizza Slice Cake

I know what you guys want to ask. “How easy is it to make this?” Why, it’s a pizza cake! Get it? Too far? Such a good dad joke opportunity. ANYWAYS! …

Want to Raise Brave Girls? This TED Talk Says Encourage More of This

Why gutsy girls who take risks grow up to be brave women.<p>As a father of two daughters myself, I get it. It's hard to not want to protect them at every twist and turn of life. But often, when we're protecting them, we're actually holding them back from being truly remarkable.<p>So what should we …

Parenting

Your Little Dreamer Is Going to Love This DIY Unicorn Rug

Has anyone else gotten annoyed over how expensive rugs are?! With home decor trends always changing, it’s hard to justify spending big bucks on a piece that could totally clash with next season’s look. This week, we created a unicorn rug inspired by cowhide rugs for our little one’s bedroom or play …

Crafting