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155 Years Before the First Animated Gif, Joseph Plateau Set Images in Motion with the Phenakistoscope | Colossal

<p>Nearly 155 years before CompuServe debuted the first animated gif in 1987, Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau unveiled an invention called the …

Obama: Washington 'has to change' after shutdown and debt ceiling crisis

Barack Obama used his weekly address on Saturday to repeat his appeal for greater co-operation between political parties in Washington DC, in the aftermath of the government shutdown and national debt crisis. The president also restated his claim that despite the Republican climbdown that cleared …

Win $100: Take our Reader Survey

Do you have a minute to help us out by taking our Gardenista Reader Survey? If so, you could win a $100 gift card from Terrain.<p>We want to make …

Sow Now For Winter Salad

Paolo Arrigo would like to put us straight about a few things: For one, Italy is not all about sunshine. Paolo’s family hails from northern Italy, …

10 Easy Pieces: Best Pumpkins

Perusing the pumpkin selections this fall is a perfect time to gather ideas and seeds (if, that is, you can resist roasting and eating them) to plant …

Plantifier: A Gardening App to ID Plants

I am always coming across plants that I admire and might like to grow–flowers that cascade over the edge of a neighbor’s wall, a shrub with a nice …

How to Prep Eggplant

<i>Inspired by conversations on the FOOD52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: How to help your eggplant to reach its fullest potential.</i><p>You probably have a long list of reasons why those eggplants are still lying on your counter. …

Recipe Of The Day: Crab Chowder

There are a lot of great ways to eat crab. At a boil, in a rich tomato sauce, on potato chips and in soup too. In the summer, when crabs are at their finest, crab chowder is one of our favorite ways to enjoy them. Paired with fresh summer corn, this crab chowder recipe makes those long summer …

individual crudités // white bean basil hummus

I hosted our bi-monthly book club gathering last week. If you know me, you are well aware how much I love hosting parties; amazing food, cocktails, …

Lentil Soup Recipes You're Going To Love (PHOTOS)

Of all the soup recipes there are to choose from out there, lentil soup is the most unassuming. It's not as popular as tomato and not as flashy as French onion, but there's something about this protein-rich soup that has the ability to comfort beyond all the others. Lentil soup recipes are just …

The Only Brownie Recipe You'll Ever Need

It's hard to go wrong with a brownie recipe. When there's chocolate involved with sugar and butter, you almost just can't fail. But if you're looking for the best, most perfect, totally ultimate brownie recipe, then you have to be a little more discerning. You can't be too easily swayed with the …

Eggplant Parmesan with Fresh Mozzarella

8 Servings<p>Removing all but a strip of the eggplant’s skin lets the flesh meld with the sauce without falling apart—that's the secret of this baked eggplant parmesan recipe. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup plus 2 Tbsp. olive oil, …

10 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes

Simple, tasty recipes—each at about 300 calories or less

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Have single-minded determination

Single-minded determination. Or bull-headedness. It’s a double-edged sword.<p>I know I’ve been called stubborn a time or two. Or thirty five. And not in …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

3 Things You Must Do to Feel Joyful

Things that continue to surface when you think about living your best life, being happier, more fulfilled and joyful, those are the things you must be <i>must be doing</i> because your spirit is <i>calling for them.</i><p>If you're constantly saying you wish you painted more, wrote poetry or short stories, started …

Positive Thinking

RT @tsemtulku: It's hard & many ppl drop off along the way, but we have to just go on & attain our goal. #buddha #buddhism #dharma http://t.co/AwJoooVHlr

RT @tsemtulku:  This is such a good way to look at why some people come into our lives.#tsemtulku #buddhism #buddha #wisdom #newage http://t.co/DpSrwveY0z

Out With the Old

I have often celebrated the New Year by making a list of my intentions for the year to come—writing down what I want for myself, using affirmative …

Positive Thinking

Life Isn’t Always Fair: 5 Steps to Accept Tough Situations

<b>“Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.” ~Sonia Ricotti</b><p><i>I hate my life!</i> It’s a phrase that's used by teenagers and adults …

17 Quotes That Will Help You Discover Your Life's Purpose

Why Happiness is Your Secret to Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How are happiness and productivity related? If you want to improve productivity, look no further than your mindset. Marcus Aurelius reminds us: "Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of …

Happiness

Learning to Love and Live Again When Life Gets Hard

<b>“The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow.” ~Unknown</b><p>It’s when you’ve woken up with a full day ahead of you after only two hours …

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