Nazish Chunara

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Glow-in-the-dark roads make debut in Netherlands

They look beautiful, but they could also save a lot on streetlight power.<p>This story originally appeared in Wired UK. You can see the full gallery …

NYPD KILLS MAN ON THE DANCE FLOOR

My friends father built her a baby crib. Stunning work.

This blew my mind. A real, restored picture of Abraham Lincoln from 1862. They used this picture to make the penny (x-post from r/colorizedhistory)

War stuck in trees.

Fuck The Poor?

Netherlands Closing 19 Prisons Due to Lack of Criminals

In 2009, the Dutch justice ministry announced the planned closing of eight prisons in the Netherlands due to a declining crime rate which was …

Charming Animal Illustrations Paired with Clever Phrases

London-based artist Mister Peebles creates adorable drawings where animals, sometimes wearing human clothing, exude playful personalities. He begins with a pencil drawing and then fills in the form with colorful watercolor pencils and ink until the final creature has emerged on the page.<p>He uses a …

Posters

What is the color of the internet?

Twitter Can Detect HIV Outbreaks in Real-Time, Study Says

A team of UCLA researchers found that Twitter and other real-time social media can be used to track HIV outbreaks and drug behavior, potentially …

PTSD Before It Had a Name: Vietnam Vets Sue U.S. Military

Five Vietnam veterans who claim they became afflicted with combat-related anxiety –- decades before PTSD became a common term –- assert in a new, class-action lawsuit that the Pentagon should upgrade the less-than-honorable discharges they and “tens of thousands” of other troops received during …

LEAF.tv Wants You To Have Your Cake — And Buy The Ingredients, Too

Photo: Courtesy of LEAF.tv.<p>Premium alumni YouTube channel LEAF.tv just launched their brand-new site today. As longtime fans of the addictive …

A Perfectly Boozy Cupcake Recipe From Prohibition Bakery

Photo: Courtesy Of Prohibition Bakery.<p>Prohibition Bakery, source of our favorite booze-infused cupcakes, is making us <i>very</i> happy this holiday season. …

Dessert

1 Recipe, 4 Types Of Christmas Cookies

Whether we're talking about our wardrobes or our beauty routines, we love it when something can be simplified. And, our appreciation for paring …

Gluten Free Cookies Perfect For Any Holiday Party

Photo: Courtesy of Nicole Hunn.<p><i>Nicole Hunn, the author behind the blog Gluten-Free on a Shoestring and the book series by the same name, has no</i> …

Scientists Reverse Aging In Mice With Mysterious "Elixir," Human Trials Start 2014

Photo: Courtesy of Paramount.<p>Another fountain of youth? Perhaps. Scientists at Harvard Medical School are potentially sitting on a windfall …

Tea Sandwiches That Will Rival Any Grandmother's Recipe

<i>Sure, we go nuts for vintage eBay scores and the latest runway trends, but there's nothing that stops R29ers dead in their tracks faster than some</i> …

This Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake's Surprising Ingredient

Photo: Courtesy of Foodie Underground.<p><i>Foodie Underground, a project curated in part by Anna Brones, explores our relationship with the origin of our</i> …

DIY Block Printing In 4 So-Simple Steps

<i>Meet Darby Smart, a DIYers dream site that features seasonal crafting kits for everything from mega-practical totes to so-cute finishing touches for</i> …