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2014 was a 'catastrophic year' in human rights by the numbers

From the rampage of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq to the butchery in Nigeria by Boko Haram, 2014 has been a terrible year for innocent …

Text Resist Watercolor Cards

Remember that magical moment when you learned how to create crayon resist paintings in school? Well now you can take this technique to a more sophisticated level with pencil crayon on watercolor paper, and turning it into a set of hand lettered cards.<p>This project comes with a template for a very …

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Mary Wong Brand Design by Fork

Branding by studio Fork for Mary Wong, a chain of noodle bars.<p>Mary Wong is the name of a chain of noodle bars from the Russian city of Rostov-on-Don. …

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London's rooftop restaurants and restaurants with views

Long a vast but low-rise city, London's skyline has only recently been perforated by blocks of buildings that could legitimately be described as skyscrapers. As the number of high-rise buildings in the capital grows, so too do the number of rooftop restaurants. Many of these restaurants charge top …

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Study: Practice Doesn't Always Make Perfect Memories

New research suggests that repetition—while strengthening some aspects of memory—may interfere with our ability to remember nuanced, specific details.<p>It seems intuitive that if you want to remember something, repetition is the key. How many of us could have survived high school without late nights …

Why Kids Care More About Achievement Than Helping Others

A new study suggests that parents and teachers may be sending kids the wrong message.<p>A new study from Harvard University reveals that the message parents <i>mean</i> to send children about the value of empathy is being drowned out by the message we <i>actually</i> send: that we value achievement and happiness …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

Living in: Venice

In this living, breathing, sinking city, residents enjoy dreamlike canal settings, peerless Gothic and Renaissance architecture and masterpieces by Titian and Tintoretto.<p>Venice is one of those places that everyone has seen before they visit. The green canals and famous bridges; the warmly coloured</i> …

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Top 10 galleries, art attractions and events in Atlanta

From cutting-edge street art to community-inspired and public-transport projects, the arts scene in Atlanta is thriving. Here's our pick of the best spaces and events in the city<p>Borderline Gallery<p>Relatively new on the scene, Borderline has already done well to carve out a niche for itself with a …

Richard Nixon, Hopeless Romantic

The surprisingly tender love letters of one of America's most hated presidents.<p>On Monday, August 17, 1942, in what would be the first of many partings over the next two years, Pat saw her husband off at Washington’s Union Station. Dick Nixon, then a 29-year-old lawyer for the government’s Office of …

Wes Anderson: in a world of his own

If his life unspools in the arch, neat fashion of one of his movies then the director Wes Anderson, who'll turn 45 this spring, is halfway through. "You had these film-makers, John Huston, Luis Buñuel, who more or less died on their sets. And they seemed happy. Now I wouldn't want to die <i>young</i> on …

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Last minute Valentine’s Day gift: Easy Heart & Marbled Cake Pops

Today is Valentine’s Day!!<br>For all of you who are still looking for a cute and sweet way to surprise your loved ones, I have something sweet AND easy …

U.S. stresses commitment to defend Japan in Washington talks | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday stressed its commitment to the defence of Japan and stability in the Asia-Pacific region against a backdrop of increasingly assertive territorial claims by China.<p>An aerial photo shows Chinese marine surveillance ships Haijian No. 49 (front) and …

Sochi unveils the world's first 'selfie building'

Beyonce and Bieber do it, Cameron and Obama have done it, and even the Pope is at it. So it was only a matter of time before buildings joined in the fun and started taking selfies too.<p>While the paint might not have dried, nor the hotel floors quite been laid, the Sochi Olympic park now boasts a …

A miscarriage tore our friendship apart

<b>Anna Wharton, 36</b><p>When my boyfriend and I decided to try for a baby, I was bursting with excitement – and trepidation. I decided to confide in my best friend, Jane. We met at journalism college when I was 19 and she was 22. Jane was just about the coolest person I'd ever met. We bonded like sisters – …

Singapore angry at Indonesia move to name navy ship for convicted bombers | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Anger is mounting in Singapore over neighbouring Indonesia’s decision to name a new naval ship after two marines executed for a 1960s bombing in the city state’s main shopping district that left three people dead.<p>K. Shanmugam, minister of foreign affairs of Singapore, …

The truth about the Tiger Mother's family

Amy Chua's account of her strict parenting caused uproar. As her latest book promises to be just as controversial, she and her husband defend their beliefs<p>Amy Chua has been accused of many things – a cruel approach to parenting, gratuitous use of cultural stereotypes, a talent for sensationalism – …

Ants

Search<br>Results<p><p>…wandered by <b>ants</b>—fascinated me so much that I felt the urge to simply conserve this image. Fear, disgust, fascination and admiration: …

How India acid attack victim found love

<b>Eight years ago, Laxmi's world turned upside down, and she began hating men.</b><p>It happened on a scorching April day in the Indian capital, Delhi, when she was on her way to a bookshop where she worked part-time as a salesperson.<p>Someone came up behind her on a crowded street and tapped her on her back. …

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Inspiration: Wes Anderson Themed Wedding

This perfectly-art-directed wedding can serve as event planning inspiration or mere eye candy, either way it’s a lovely homage to Wes Anderson films and the director’s recognizable style. Via 100 Layer Cake

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Rolled fondant makes a beautiful, satin-smooth cake covering, and it’s especially well-loved on wedding cakes. Aside from its porcelain finish, it can be endlessly manipulated to create fancy decorative confectionery embellishments. Even though this icing sounds like a cake lover’s dream come true, …

HERSHEY’S KISSES Brand Milk Chocolates Valentine Mice

I hope you have a sweet Valentine’s Day with these cute mice from “HERSHEY’S KISSES”. There is a supply list and instructions on how to make these. …

Make Your Own Ombre Floral Arrangement

You don’t need to hire a fancy florist to get a wow-worthy Valentine’s bouquet. Try this tutorial that shows you how to recreate this beautiful ombre arrangement using red, pink, and peach roses.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>baby’s breath<br>• red, pink, and peach spray roses<br>• vase<br>• scissors ( pair )<p><b>Ready to …