Kris Bikos

139 Flips | 12 Magazines | 3 Likes | 3 Following | 9 Followers | @teeker | Keep up with Kris Bikos on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kris Bikos”

150+ Educational Websites For Lifelong Learners

This list keeps being updated with more online educational resources:<p>Take a look at EVERLEARNERS.COM<p>If you are anything like me, you have discovered …

Learning

Inspired by nature: the thrilling new science that could transform medicine | Laura Parker

Jeffrey Karp is at the forefront of a new generation of scientists using nature’s blueprints to create breakthrough medical technologies. Can bioinspiration help to solve some of humanity’s most urgent problems?<p>In the summer of 2005, Jeffrey Karp, a bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) …

Keep Mirrors From Fogging Up With Car Wax

Steamy showers make for foggy mirrors. But if you want to walk out of the shower to a clear reflection, a little car wax can help with that.<p>Over at …

Disneyland's original prospectus revealed!

Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, Boing Boing is pleased to present the first-ever look at the original Disneyland prospectus.<p>Thanks to an anonymous …

To ride the Moscow subway for free, do 30 squats

Get ready to drop down and give 30 squats if you want a free ride on the Moscow metro.<p>In an effort to promote both physical fitness and the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Moscow city officials and the Russian Olympic Committee are allowing subway riders to pay in 30 squats instead of 30 …

Articles about dwell guide smart design tiny spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's coming up Swiss at this year's Dwell on Design.<p>Dwell on Design speaker Dan Formosa is accustomed to swimming against the current.<p>We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who will find just about any reason to have a get-together.<p>Give kids with a discerning palette what they …

Prefab Homes

Google Improves Knowledge Graph With Comparisons And Filters, Brings Cards & Cross-Platform Notifications To Mobile

Google is turning 15 tomorrow and, fittingly, it’s celebrating the occasion by announcing a couple of new features for Google Search. The mobile search interface, for example, is about to get a bit of a redesign with results that are clustered on cards “so you can focus on the answers you’re …

Feds Visit Family Who Googled Backpacks & Pressure Cookers…But the NSA Isn’t Watching You

Be careful what you Google….you never know when it might get you a visit from the federal anti-terrorism task force, despite the government’s claims …

Gun Confiscation Has Begun

This article has been removed at the request of the author.<p><i>: Join over one million monthly readers and receive breaking news, strategies, ideas and</i> …

All About Hanging Baskets - The Home Depot

4 Yoga Moves for a Better Butt

These poses are the fastest way to a backside that will make everyone jealous<p>There are some seriously cute yoga pants out there that can take you from mat to cocktails, but here's the catch: They're all pretty tight. The good news is that you don't need to hit up Google for the best butt workout …

Log In or Sign Up to View

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.

Baby land

Summer food & drink special: how not to poison family and friends at a barbecue

<b>1</b> Keep the barbecue low. Too hot, and food will burn before cooking through. If you're using charcoal (and you should be), allow it to burn down to white charcoal before cooking.<p><b>2</b> Use quality free-range meat from a proper butcher. That way, if it is ever so slightly undercooked, it's unlikely to …

Top Drawer

Residents of this contemporary home in Koriyama, Japan, squeeze out every cubic inch of storage, courtesy of a centuries-old design concept.<p>In traditional Japanese houses, clever carpenters often combined staircases with storage to maximize living space. This project in Fukushima Prefecture …

Living Rooms

19 Modern Spaces Featuring Glass Block

Glass block, oh how we love thee! Wavy glass has never been more in style, but did you know that glass block (also known as glass brick) has been …

Global threat to food supply as water wells dry up, warns top environment expert

Wells are drying up and underwater tables falling so fast in the Middle East and parts of India, China and the US that food supplies are seriously …

72 Kitchens That'll Make You Want To Redo Yours

You've been dreaming of that custom backsplash forever. Now's the time.<p>The kitchen is probably the most used room in your house, so you want it to be a space you enjoy spending time in. From country casual to sleek and modern — and everything in between — we've got all the kitchen inspiration you …

This MIT Website Tracks Your Digital Footprint Through Gmail

<i>Metadata</i> is a word that was once reserved for the halls of high-tech companies and academia. But since the revelation of mass surveillance programs …

3 New Ways to Eat Kale

Chips and salads are only the start of it<p>Quick: What’s the first word that comes to mind when you think of kale? Maybe it’s <i>healthy</i> or <i>nutritious</i>—but you should also think of kale as <i>sexy</i>, say chef Jennifer Iserloh and Drew Ramsey, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Columbia University. …

10 Free Apps That Will Change How You Decorate

Plan, measure, & more with your phone.<p>Whether you're planning, measuring, renovating or redecorating, we've rounded up the best, free home makeover tools for your phone.