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The 3D tribute to Haiyo Miyazaki just created tears

The 22 Most Exciting Literary Debuts Of 2014

These are the voices in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that kept our eyes glued to the page. *Ranked in no particular order*

Books

The 24 Best Fiction Books Of 2014

These are the novels and short story collections that we absolutely loved in 2014. Ranked in no particular order.

Books

Toilet Paper Origami Leaf

You don't need any special skills in order to accomplish this model.<br>You just need to know the basic rules: <br>__ __ __ __ dashed lines mean valley fold, …

Crafting

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

How to be Well-read in No Time: 100 Short Novels

<i>How to be well-read in no time: 100 short novels</i> is a list of books that provides a varied glimpse of the written style of many of the great authors. …

What should I read next

Reddit's Top Fantasy Reads of All Time - How many have you read?

This 3-Year-Old's Argument For Why He Needs A Cupcake For Dinner Will Make You Smile

Someone get this kid a cupcake!

17 Adorably Emo Paintings Of Your Favorite Pop Culture Icons

JSalvador's SuperEmoFriends highlights the emotional side of famous characters.<p>"I think this reveals so much about fan culture and our emotional investments in fictional characters… They get to add to the painting with their own knowledge of the character and that mental participation makes it fun."<p>…

Painting

The "True Detective" Creator Debunks Your Craziest Theories

As Sunday's finale looms, Nic Pizzolatto discusses the first season's arc, crazy fan theories, misogyny, female nudity on the show, and Season 2.<p>HBO's <i>True Detective</i> was always going to be a big deal because of the Matthew McConaughey/Woody Harrelson of it all — but it's safe to say that viewers' …

TV

27 Healthy Versions Of Your Kids' Favorite Foods

You're not lying about the vegetables in these recipes. You're just withholding information.

Healthy Eating

This Is The Most Passive-Aggressive Thing You'll See Today

And not without good reason, it seems. As posted to Reddit by user Kavien.

Reddit

17 Ridiculously Sexist Vintage Ads

I guess in the 1950s the best way to advertise to women was through misogyny!

When Should You Actually Book Your Next Vacation?

It doesn't really matter what day of the week you book. What matters is how far in advance you book.<p>With the help of the data science team at Kayak, BuzzFeed figured out the best times to actually book your next vacation. Contrary to popular belief, it doesn't really matter what <i>day of the week</i> you …

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1-800-Flowers' Twitter Account Had A Very Bad Valentine's Day

Customer Service

Make These Lovely Paper Roses Instead Of Buying Flowers For Valentine's Day

They're super easy and they'll never wilt.

Craziest Super Bowl Ad You Didn't See Involves A Lawyer Out For Revenge

h/t Deadspin

Labor Day

13 Literary Books That Young Adult Readers Will Love

What to read after you’ve finished Harry Potter and The Hunger Games.<p>Over the last decade, the young adult boom has overtaken the literary conversation. Sometimes it can seem like mega-series such as Harry Potter and The Hunger Games are the only things keeping the publishing industry afloat. …

Books

Here's A Stunning First-Person View Of A Free-Fall From Space

If you've been on the internet in the last 18 months, you've probably seen at least some footage of Felix Baumgartner's jump from the outer reaches of the atmosphere. Today though, GoPro has released all new video, captured from seven mounted cameras on Baumgartner's suit. They chronicle the entire …

Space

Guy Tries To Attack Jim Cantore During Live Shot, Immediately Regrets It

Manga

Conan O'Brien Breaks The Bad News About Spanx

"They may actually cause major health problems."

Health

31 People Share The One Interesting, Random Fact They Know

By Michael Koh,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/LB9fmZ<p>I know the the ocean covers 71% of the earth’s surface and contains 97% of all water on this …

LibriVox

Posted on July 1, 2018<p>It’s July – time for the summer holidays! When on the beach, most people seem to read romances or crime fiction, so why not …

This Crazy App Turns A Magazine Into An Interior Design Tool

Using a magazine for scale, this App lets you virtually design a room, then buy the furniture.<p>A few months ago, Ikea released an unbelievable app. When you placed the company’s catalog anywhere in your home, it could appear as one of a few different pieces of furniture on your iPad screen. In a …

These Fascinating Maps Show The Origin Of Words We Use All The Time

U.S. playwright Rita Mae Brown said: "Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going."<p>That quote comes to mind looking at these fascinating European etymology maps of various commons words posted by reddit user sp07, which provide a kind of …

19 Breathtaking Pieces Of SWAG Available At The U.S. Senate Gift Shop