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Adventurous Mountaineers Scale the Alps for Incredible Photos

Although these stunning images might look like the work of Photoshop magic, photographer Robert Bsch (or Robert Boesch) captured these campaign photos for the Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut by carefully coordinating an entire team of mountaineers on the snowy Alps. Racing against time and …

The Entrancing Cinemagraph Creations of Julien Douvier

The cinemagraph genre is one of the most exciting to follow because, unlike almost every other type of “photography” (in quotes since you they aren’t …

A Single Thread Wrapped Around Thousands of Nails

Kumi Yamashita, whose mind-blowing shadow artworks have been featured before, uses a single, unbroken thread wrapped around thousands of nails to …

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

33 Pictures Taken At The Right Moment

We Bored Pandas are huge fans of perfectly timed photos that capture perfect (and usually funny or unexpected) moments that come and go with a blink …

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

How To Whiten Laundry Without Chlorine Bleach

Many of us have banished chlorine bleach from our homes, as it can irritate the skin, eyes, and lungs, poison fish and insects, and release …

Saturn's Sailor: 20 Cassini Pictures Marking A Decade At The Ringed Planet

We’re spoiled, don’t you know? It was 10 years ago today that the Cassini spacecraft entered Saturn’s system, and it has been busily beaming back …

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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

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How to Achieve a Contemporary Style

Are you drawn toward abstract artwork? Does your heart thrill at the sight of a clean-lined sofa? Do you find yourself de-junking regularly? If you …

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How the New iPhone 5S Will Change Your Food Life

Apple's new iPhone 5S/C has a host of new features (wider aperture, slo-mo, smarter software) that should make food photography better and easier—we hope<p>Another September, another new Apple product that everyone can't help talking about. This time, it's the iPhone 5S, which features enough …

How to Make Your Own Freezer Packs - Videos

During the summer, it can be a challenge to keep food and drinks cold in your cooler without everything getting soggy from melting ice. In this CHOW …

Day 6: Let's Learn About Color

<b>WARM & COOL COLORS</b><p>The interior palette is roughly divided between these two groups of color and they are pretty self explanatory. Reds, yellows, …

15 Beautiful Living Rooms That We Came Across Recently

From a luxury penthouse living room to a cozy scandinavian corner, these living rooms span a variety of styles. Enjoy!

This Year's “Scifi That Could Change Your Life” Recommendations

Every year at Comic-Con, io9 hosts a panel where we invite writers in all genres to tell us about stories that came out in the last year which are …

Fekkai COIFF Perfecteur Anti-Frizz Silkening Creme

6<p>love it<p>Makes my hair silky and smooth!<p>shandimessmer | 91 reviews<p>This review is: | | Inappropriate | 0 of 0 people said helpful<p>10<p>Silky Hair -- …

12 Self-Defense Tips That Could Come In Handy One Day

The world is full of creeps. Here's the knowledge you need to make sure they don't get in the way of your life.<p>These tips are not a replacement for professional self-defense courses or help from the authorities, but they could definitely help you out of a jam.

19 Bedrooms with Neutral Palettes

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Kima<p>2 |<br>• Architect: Leks Architects<p>3 |<br>• Visualizer: Phong<p>This gorgeous white bedroom is an attic hideaway filled with texture and vintage …

Neutral Contemporary Apartment by W.C.H Design Studio

• 1 |<p>A low profile media center stretching across the wall in the living space can be seen here.<p>2 |<p>Wood slats are fitted on the ceiling in for added …

Choosing the Right Size Sofa: Four Key Questions to Ask Yourself

I recently moved across the country and, let me tell you, squeezing my roomy Los Angeles sofa into my tiny New York City apartment was nothing short …