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Mind Blowing on Twitter: "It has occurred to me that they should use this technique to provide auditory warnings in the roadway."

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Mind Blowing on Twitter: "This Village in Giethoorn, Netherlands has no roads. You take a boat to go to different places!"

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Mind Blowing on Twitter: "The world quietest room (U.S) where all sounds are blocked, you can hear your blood flowing & stomach gurgling in it."

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How to Make Indian Fried Chicken

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Michelle Peters-Jones of The Tiffin Box shows us why it's time for Indian spicy fried chicken to take the spotlight.</i><p>Chicken 65 might have an …

Chili Powder

How to get your best ever body

Five diet and fitness experts on body-weight training, eating organically and 23 other tips to help you reach and maintain a healthy body<p><i>One thing that gets me going on days when I don’t feel like working out or eating clean is following people who inspire me on social media</i>"<p><b>Hollie Grant is a</b> …


10 Farm Sinks We Wish We Owned

Farm sinks not only add a pastoral touch to any kitchen, they’re also extremely functional. Roomy enough to accommodate the aftermath of a large dinner party, these vintage sinks are also favored by those who love a good DIY floral project. Ahead of spring's bloom, we scoured Instagram for the best …

29 Ways To Eat Vegetables That Are Actually Delicious

Eat yer veggies, no salads necessary.

Healthy Eating

This Is Your Brain on Magic

Psychologists and neuroscientists have an unlikely ally in their quest to understand human nature: professional magicians.<p>“I’m going to flip through here and I want you to glance at a card in the middle,” Jay Olson tells his volunteer, offering the deck of cards in his hands. “Not the bottom …

The foodie traveller … finds the perfect pad thai in Bangkok

Considering how fantastic Thai cuisine can be, the country’s national dish is often a poor – not to mention bland and greasy – standard-bearer. But the pad thai at this busy Bangkok joint does the nation proud • Bangkok in three days: holiday itinerary<p>Pity the pad thai, that misunderstood, …


How Silicon Valley is trying to cure ageing

Death has always been considered one of life's only real certainties, but now some of the world's top scientists are challenging the assumption<p>Humanity has long been in search of the mythical Fountain of Youth, from Alexander the Great to knights of the Crusades.<p>But now Silicon Valley scientists …

Silicon Valley

How to Make Fabric Button Earrings by Fabric Envy

Hi all I hope you had a fabulous Thanksgiving holiday and let's not forget Black Friday weekend! I'm here with a quick and easy video tutorial on how …

The Selfie Toaster Toasts Your Face Onto Bread

Burnt Impressions is selling this toaster that toasts selfies onto bread. For just $75 you can have a very vague depiction of your face on a piece of …

How to Repair Wood Floors or Furniture with Dents (Using an Iron!)

Many years ago a teacher told me that you could steam out a dent in a piece of wood (one where the wood fibers had been compressed, not where they …


A roll cloud is one of the rarest natural phenomena!

All About Miso

<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: Tips and tricks on how to differentiate, use, and store miso.</i><p>Not too long ago, you couldn't find miso at your local grocery store. Now it's practically …


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By balancing temperature, humidity and lighting, a Dutch artist created a cloud in the middle of a room.

Panorama taken whilst rolling down a hill:


How to Make the Best French Onion Soup

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>In my very first test for this French onion soup recipe, I had a realization: There's no good reason why so much bad French onion soup exists in the world. The thought arrived after I had caramelized a variety of onions in butter, then added some homemade chicken …

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

The Brain

Live for ever: Scientists say they’ll soon extend life ‘well beyond 120’

In Palo Alto in the heart of Silicon Valley, hedge fund manager Joon Yun is doing a back-of-the-envelope calculation. According to US social security data, he says, the probability of a 25-year-old dying before their 26th birthday is 0.1%. If we could keep that risk constant throughout life instead …

Peter Thiel

The 12 Best Food Blog Recipes of 2014

<i>We've gathered (some of) our favorite recipes from the world of food blogs in 2014. Which would you add to our list?</i><p>2014 was a great year for food blogs. We saw so many innovative, beautiful, and -- most importantly -- delicious recipes over the last 12 months. From gummy bear sangria and …


2014’s Best Books on Psychology, Philosophy, and How to Live Meaningfully

After the year’s most intelligent and imaginative children’s books and best science books, here are my favorite books on psychology and philosophy published this year, along with the occasional letter and personal essay — genres that, at their most excellent, offer hearty helpings of both …

One Simple Habit That’ll Make You Great At Conversations

Today, we’re going to completely strike from the face of the earth a pain in the ass experience we’ve ALL had….<p>I’m good in the first few minutes of …

Istanbul city guide: essential sights, and where to eat, drink and stay

Beyond the mosques and palaces, Turkey’s cultural capital has lots to fill a city break, from neighbourhood tours and art galleries to a chic ‘hole in the wall’ cafe, stylish B&Bs and cocktail bars<p>Our Istanbul: readers’ tips<p><b>What to do</b><p><b>Istanbulite tours</b><br>The delightful Eda Sökmen specialises in …

Vision Test:

9 Child Prodigies (Who Actually Ended Up Doing Something)

<b>By Rick Chillot</b><p>The road from kid genius to adult dud is a well-traveled one. But if you or someone you love happens to be a budding brainiac, don't …

6 Steps to Great Stuffing

It’s the ingredients you choose (Chorizo? Sure! Rye bread? Why not?) that will make your stuffing stand out.<p>It’s the ingredients you choose (Chorizo? Sure! Rye bread? Why not?) that will make your stuffing stand out. We bake ours outside the bird to maximize crispy bits (and, of course, you can’t …