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1. Call me Ishmael. —Herman Melville, (1851)
1. Call me Ishmael. —Herman Melville, (1851)
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See a photo of people relaxing in an infinity pool in Singapore by Chia Ming Chien, from National Geographic.
Easy to follow tutorial showing you step-by-step how to arrive at printing from recycled foam or polystyrene.
Amazing Pendulum Effect!
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As much as we love to garden, sometimes there just aren't enough hours in the day to do it all. If there's a way we can shorten our to-do list, we'll take it. This week's project, a no-fuss recycled windowsill herb garden, has knocked watering th...
It's easy to misinterpret hunger for another feeling-like boredom. So teach your kids to ask themselves these five questions to avoid overeating and unhealthy snacking so they can have #GreatStart
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[donotprint] I promise that I am showing you the 4th post (in a row) full of red food with good reason. As a self-proclaimed tomato sauce hater, I've just about had enough. Enough tomatoes, enough sauce, enough chili... enough enough enough. I have t...
The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte Bronte. The Onlin...
TED Talks 11-year-old Birke Baehr presents his take on a major source of our food -- far-away and less-than-picturesque industrial farms. Keeping farms out of sight promotes a rosy, unreal picture of big-box agriculture, he argues, as he outlines the...
A guide to over 200 green, organic and sustainable gifts ideas for the holidays
The interactive story of the last great supply of fresh drinking water on Earth.
The World Without Us by Alan Weisman is a penetrating, page-turning, exploration of how our planet would respond without the relentless pressure of the human presence.
A visual real-time simulation that displays the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, birth rates, and death rates of every country in the world.
Shaun Ferguson New Work, a selection of shaun's new painting's, click for full size
Last Friday was the deadline for National Geographic's annual photography competition. Winners will be announced on December 15, but in the meantime, The Atlantic's Alan Taylor has hand selected another 50 images from this year's extensive collection...
1x is an online photo gallery and social network. What makes 1x different is that every photo displayed has been hand picked by a curator.
Adjectives -- descriptive words that modify nouns -- often come under fire for their cluttering quality, but often it's quality, not quantity, that is the issue. Plenty of tired adjectives are available to spoil a good sentence, but when you find jus...
"Maybe Im just the luckiest motherfucker in the world, but I went to every country, and I didnt get robbed, I didnt get beaten upI didnt even get ill."
Alex Andreyev is an young artist from Saint Petersburg, Russia. His artworks are surreal, very creative, inspiring and captivating. You can admire these amazing examples here, but do not forget to visit Alex's website.
Draw a stickman and watch him come to life!
Hi there, it's Jenny from Hank + Hunt with a fun and super easy diy today! As soon as I thought of making these I got a huge kick out of naming them Party
Lil' Bear and Tala playing in the Gift Shop of the Woodland Zoo. Note: In the middle of the clip there are pictures of these guys as they are 6 years later. ...
When I pronounce the word Future, the first syllable already belongs to the past.
Sorry I'm a little bit tardy on my post today! My computer was having a small tantrum, I have an eye infection and my spectacles make me dizzy, and on top of that, it is SNOWING at my house today! What a lovely Monday morning. Lately I've been having...
I found these helpful charts last week and just had to share! Both of these beauties are from Chasing Delicious (aka one of the most fab foodie blogs out there)! Aren't they faaaaabulous?! Buy them here. (Note: There are lots
Have you ever lost a key and been in a desperate need to get in? Well as long as you can find yourself a paperclip, you can MacGyver your way in. Here's how.
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
A radical world wide web page for returning to yesteryear via the power of video and my basement. How very.
Spiced up with chili sauce, cumin, garlic and chili powder, these quick and easy black bean burgers will make you forget all about frozen, packaged veggie burgers. They're great on the grill or baked in the oven.
No.Way. That is so neat! I'm trying that out this weekend. You guys are the best for gardening tips. Now I'm off to find this onion tutorial you talked about. I don't think I've see that one yet. Thanks guys!
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Take the day off of work, & get uproariously drunk during normal business hours. If you leave home, do not operate heavy machinery to reach your next destination.
Get Martha Stewart's Banana Cupcakes with Honey-Cinnamon Frosting recipe. Also browse hundreds more test kitchen-approved food recipes and cooking tips from Martha Stewart.
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Get Paid $100 Listverse was built on the efforts of readers just like you. Readers who don't have any experience as writers but decided to put a lis
this is amazinggg!!! i love it! especially the colors you chose. i'm lazy though... i would rather just pay you to make me one :) ...seriously though, think about it.
Last summer, we were obsessed with shibori indigo tie dying. No, really . . . we just about dyed anything white in sight. So when Free People asked us to include a DIY in their guest blogger series, we knew a new tie dye project was absolutely in ord...
I'm going through something of a breakfast food obsession at the moment. For a while I used to skip breakfast, especially at school when I'd ...
Michelle Nijhuis's five year old daughter insisted that Bilbo Baggins was a girl. After arguing about it for a while, Michelle decided to read her The Hobbit, switching Bilbo's gender-pronoun throughout.
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AmO Images, Oil Painting by Leonid Afremov, Leonid Afremov pictures
Cut the bindings off of books found at a used book store. Find poems in the pages by the process of obliteration. Put pages in the mail and send them all around the world. Lather, rinse, repeat.