Surprisingly Courtney Love didn't make the list ;)
miércoles, 30 de junio de 2010
Brandon Bird is pretty hip for someone who works in one of art's oldest mediums.
His oil portraits might borrow motifs from an art-history textbook but his subject is boisterous, uninhibited pop. Ever wondered what, Sam Waterston might look like brokering peace among Transformers toys? Or, what Christopher Walken is doing in his workshop?
Read this post if you don't want to sound stupid at the gym.
Being among the oldest U.S. auto brands, Buick has a certain geriatric chic that could make it ripe for renewal.
If Betty White can stage a late-career comeback, why can't this stalwart of automotive cushiness? They're practically the same age, and the last time either was in vogue was the 1980s.
martes, 29 de junio de 2010
After 10,000 hours of hard work, more than 10 years from time to time in the garage and about 15,000 Euros spent, the Snaefell was ready to ride!
The Tasty Baking Company, home of Junions, Kandy Kakes, and the exquisite Butterscotch Krimpets, has moved its operations into the world's largest green bakery.
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It started with a check engine light and a knocking sound in early May.
It has now been more than 50 days. The result? The car has been in the store for 16 nights. Mohan has had no less than 11 visits to the store. He's had to take 2 full days off work to deal with the problem and made more than 30 phone calls. He's spent almost $800, and the car s
The college invested in a parcel near the Mesa County landfill -- the idea being that if those in the area can handle mountains of stinking garbage, they can probably deal with cadaver stench, too.
lunes, 28 de junio de 2010
How we see the world impacts our use of language and our use of language impacts how we see the world.
Cognitive scientists in the vein of Benjamin Whorf regularly investigate the connections to thought and language use, including how visual perception varies across languages.
In selecting the ten best train trips in North America, we followed the advice of fabled newspaper editor Horace Greeley: Go West, young man.�
I thought this was too cute!
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to make "cellphone retailers display radiation levels." Will cell phones end up facing the same regulations as cigarettes?
domingo, 27 de junio de 2010
Tom Venuto presents, Burn The Fat, Feed The Muscle: Fat Burning Secrets Of The World's Best Bodybuilders And Fitness ModelsCheck out the full story :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/burn-the-fat-review/
Theres something special about discovering a hidden spot or getting into a place youre not really supposed to be.
Its the same adrenaline-jacked rush that comes with the cookie jar conundrum: knowing what must lie inside, how can one resist the urge to peek? Urban explorers have known this for decades, indeed ever since there were cities ...
Physical therapist reveals medically proven treatment to resolve pain and stiffness related to frozen shoulder syndrome.Read more here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/the-ultimate-frozen-shoulder-therapy-guide-review/
Photo Manipulation is an ever evolving collaboration between Graphic design, Photography, Digital Art, and creative thoughts.
Combining certain elements to create a unique image, that can convince even the most experienced set of eyes, requires a very creative set of skills.
How do you know if you're already addicted or rapidly tumbling toward trouble? The Internet Addiction Test is the first validated and reliable measure of addictive use of the Internet.
A Watermelon Death Star made an appearance this weekend at Foo Camp 2010.
That's what I call a seriously budget Date and moreover I can save some money to have beer with my friends. :-)
sábado, 26 de junio de 2010
Walt Disney World's latest enhancement for guests with disabilities kicks in Sunday, June 27, with audio descriptions of its theme parks for folks for visual
"...they told the press that we weren't banned, it was just an issue of them not having any boothspace for us.
"...our previous booth mates...explained they were told by Comic-Con that if any
SuicideGirls were at their booth selling and signing SuicideGirls products, they would be escorted from the floor and they would lose their booth."
Leftlane had previously offered our take on what a four-door coupe Mondeo would look like, which has turned out to be fairly accurate in several regards to the actual model.
In addition to the Mondeo four-door coupe � intended to compete with the Volkswagen CC � Ford also revealed an updated sedan and wagon.
Three of the Walt Disney World theme parks will mark Independence Day with special events on July 4. + At Epcot, the patriotic coda to IllumiNations will be
Robots have become popular in art because they represent the vision of the futurism.
We always try to visualize future by watching 3D robotic artworks to image what will come next. In the field of technology and multimedia, robots have been a motivating power.
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viernes, 25 de junio de 2010
An Energy Star program has helped the auto industry cut the amount of electricity and fuel needed to make vehicles, slashing ghg emissions by 750,000 tons. Consumers can now feel free to emit that extra 1.5 billion pounds of CO2, which shouldn't take long, as the total reduction amounts to 1/100th of 1 percent of annual fossil fuel emissions.
If you're a frequent flyer, you probably don't need to know things like: it might be a good idea to chew gum on the plane or don't forget your id.
But there are a few tips that might not have occurred to you yet or may have slipped your mind since your freshman year of flying.
The Every Other Day Diet: a revolutionary new way of looking at weight loss. Easy, fun, and tasty, and lets you eat the foods you...Further info here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/every-other-day-diet-review/
The world is full of sugary drinks that do nothing for the waistline and the scale.
Everyone needs to work to find the healthiest alternative to all of their favorite drunks, including coffees, smoothies, and slush drinks.
The most expensive suit in the world has been tailored by the designer of the worlds costliest phone, and a pure gold model of a Bugatti Veyron.
Lungs grown-to-order in the laboratory for transplantation into humans could
soon be available in a breakthrough against Britain's second biggest killer.
The technique could be used to recycle thousands of donated organs which, at present, are considered too old or damaged for transplantation.
jueves, 24 de junio de 2010
Some of us didn't have anybody in our lives that was there to teach us the important things in life: How to fix appliances, build a shed, when it is and is not acceptable to urinate on a police officer or, in my particular case, how to work on classic cars.
And that's a damn shame too, because from approximately 1960 to 1979, the best were made.
What Happens When I Drink Too Much? (Infographic)
Heres a list of 10 bizarre beauty treatments that are all the rage these days in various locations around the world.
Anything for eternal beauty and youthfulness !!
You might want to train for a 100-mile ride.
Or perhaps explore a few local trails. Maybe you're looking to just save money on your commute, burn a few extra calories, or strengthen your heart. Whatever the motivation, now's the time to start pedaling.
miércoles, 23 de junio de 2010
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Too much too soon is never a good thing, but give this little guy twelve more years and hell be dying for a rematch.
Parents are outraged after young teenagers were instructed on graphic sexual acts during a Planned Parenthood sex education class at the local high school in Shenandoah, Iowa.
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In this post you will find 40 amazing bridges from around the world.
martes, 22 de junio de 2010
Exhibitionism can be thrilling.
It can also lead to an arrest record, road rash, poison ivy, and worse. But who cares? There are few better ways to juice up your sex life.
There's a new kind of oil painting that's gaining popularity in the art world.
As oil continues to leak into the Gulf of Mexico following an explosion at BP's Deepwater Horizon rig, artists and graphic designers have taken to their canvases and computer screens to create striking visual commentary about the growing environmental disaster.
We were doomed many times before, but we survived everytime...Now...we wait for 2012...
The Burger King Double Bacon Rodeo State Fair Cheeseburger is a Sesame Seed Bun, Onion Rings, Funnel Cake Sticks, Bacon, Barbecue Sauce, Cheese, Beef Patty, Onion Rings, Barbecue Sauce, Funnel Cake Sticks, Bacon, Beef Patty, Cheese, and a Bottom Bun.
lunes, 21 de junio de 2010
Inspired by the birds, one man built a thief-proof house with no alarms, electric fencing, or security beams in crime-ridden South Africa, host of the 2010 World Cup.
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Want to burn some serious fat this spring? Check out the 20 best fat loss rules
domingo, 20 de junio de 2010
Imagine being a father and finding out you were going to die.
Who would be there for your kids? Hear from one man who thought only of his daughters when he was faced with the news.
The Early Show: Second Cup Cafe: Kina Grannis - Indie-Pop Sensation and Super Bowl Video Contest Winner Performs Songs From Her Debut Album, "Stairwells".
Among my favorite artists, please check out her youtube page - http://www.youtube.com/user/kinagrannis?blend=2&ob=4
When a headache strikes, you may run through your usual routine: Turn out the lights, lie down and pop a pain pill.
But did you know that certain foods may ease, and even prevent, headaches? Add these soothing foods to your shopping list and find out for yourself.
sábado, 19 de junio de 2010
These bunk bed designs are so fantastic, your kids won't even fight about who gets the top bunk, because the whole bed is so darn cool!
From the Manhattan skyline to the Brooklyn Bridge to the European streets of Greenwich Village, New York Citys picturesque history stretches back generations, and there is no shortage of evidence to prove it.
Below are 19 mind-blowing stills that define New York City better than any moniker ever could.
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Parents with bipolar disorder are likely to pass creativity along to their offspring a study proves a genetic link between creativity and bipolar disorder.
The latest crash-test ratings are in from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), and the insurance industry-funded research group has added a range of vehicles from Ford, Volkswagen, and Hyundai to its Top Safety Pick List.
With these new results, we're updating our 2010 reviews for...
viernes, 18 de junio de 2010
We need shoes to do pretty much anything outdoors, but the fashion industry has turned them from a necessary, functional item of clothing into a work of...
Something entirely different.
MINI refuses to take 'no' as an answer from Porsche concerning its proposed challenge, and now MINI has stepped its efforts into overdrive with a Rocky IV parody.
A new report in the Center for Disease Control's journal Emerging Infectious Diseases highlights one more bad consequence of Amazon deforestation: In areas that have been cleared of trees incidence of malaria increase nearly 50%.
There are travel guides and tips online, travel books like Fodors or the Rough Guide, even newsstand nested travel magazines with grandiose pictures of dream destinations.
But, so far, no one has created the perfect online travel tool � and man do I love to travel!
The Redding City Council voted 4-1 early this morning to change Turtle Bay's lease, allowing a hotel on its 60-acre campus.
The nonprofit organization leases the land rent free from the city in exchange for providing a museum and other cultural attractions. Turtle Bay plans a three-story, LEED-certified eco-friendly 125-room hotel on the strip...
jueves, 17 de junio de 2010
Researchers at Purdue University have discovered a new highly efficient technique for making hydrogen fuel cells for cars.
Dubbed hydrothermolysis, the new process uses a high hydrogen-content powdered chemical called ammonia borane and combines two hydrogen generating processes to achieve conditions appropriate for use in vehicles.
Smokers with plenty of a B-vitamin in their blood have a lower risk of getting lung cancer, a European study suggests. High levels of Vitamin B6 and the amino acid methionine cut the risk by half, according to the study of 400,000 people.
As I got off the train to go to work this morning, in my clouded head that so desperately needed strong, black coffee to make the synapses fire, and kick other bodily functions into top gear, I bemoaned the fact that there's so little good car advertising outdoors in most public places.
In order to make room for its thriving ecotourism industry, Tanzania is violently forcing villagers off their land.
One villager points to a large rock on which is painted "Access allowed only with a license." It marks the site of his former home. "Now I can't go in�only the gazelle can."
From champagne in a can to Pocket Shots� of booze, these products mean soccer moms no longer have to hide mobile libations in their childrens sippy cups.
miércoles, 16 de junio de 2010
Well, the small and cute Mini brand has decided that it wants to pick a fight too � with Porsche.
Recently, Mini USAs president, and former Porsche executive, Jim McDowell challenged Porsche to a formal race, where the Cooper S would take on the 911 Carrera S at the Road Atlanta racetrack.
Looking at these sculptures from a distance gives the illusion of pixelated illustrations.
Artist Shawn Smith has managed to make them out of ink, plywood and acrylic paint so they would look computerized in a way. He is interested in the connection between technology and the real world.
The alarming rates of cancer in our country have caused scientists and environmentalists to reconsider chemical management.
The chemical industry produces 700 new chemicals each year, yet under current law, companies have no obligation to demonstrate that chemicals are safe for our health.
EuropaReiser is today launching the free public beta version of Stay.com, a service that lets people plan their travels and share those plans with others. Of course, there are lots of websites and applications one can use to find out what to do when visiting a city, but Stay.com admittedly makes things very easy and quite fun for the 50 cities
martes, 15 de junio de 2010
Escher occupies a unique spot among the most popular artists of the past century. While his contemporaries focused on breaking from traditional art and its emphasis on realism and beauty, Escher found his muse in symmetry and infinity.
What do you get if you take the best parts of a Big Mac, a Whopper, and Wendy's Half-Pound Double with cheese? The best possible fast-food mega-chain hamburger that's a giant mess.
According to a report released by the American Medical Association, 20% of medical claims get screwed up somewhere in the well-oiled machine that is the health insurance industry.
Avatar Stormtrooper Helmet Strikes Back with a cool design that combines the Na'vi with the amazing Stormtrooper Helmet from Star Wars.
lunes, 14 de junio de 2010
Healthy people who take NSAIDs, such as Advil, Motrin, Voltaren, Cataflam or Vioxx, to relieve aches and pains may raise their risk of dying from heart-related problems, a Danish study finds.
This is what a beach not covered with oil looks like
domingo, 13 de junio de 2010
You';ve packed your things and made it to the airport --now the real fun begins.
Want a better way of protecting your stuff, getting online, and cutting through red tape? Try these 10 tips for a better air travel experience.
The most important facet of health is what you put into your body.
The more you know how to keep track of what you eat, the healthier you will be. You may even be surprised by what you constantly put in your body!
If you're among the millions of consumers who don't have health insurance, you'll appreciate this practice: a hospital in Brooklyn allows artists to pay for healthcare services with their art.
sábado, 12 de junio de 2010
"Difficult and Poignant Piece of American History" Sells to Collector for $30,000; Boy Shown Sold for $1,150 A haunting 150-year-old photo found in a North Carolina attic shows a young black child named John, barefoot and wearing ragged clothes, perched on a barrel next to another unidentified young boy.
Art historians believe it's an extremely...
Do silent vehicles pose a risk to pedestrians? Anticipating the potential risk, Nissan engineers developed its "Approaching Vehicle Sound for Pedestrians" system.
This audible warning will debut this fall in Japan on the Nissan Fuga, a home market hybrid.
Here are 16 visually stunning LED art sculptures that respect the environment while providing modern designs of energy-saving lighting solutions.
In business, as in breakfast.
viernes, 11 de junio de 2010
As awesome as food al fresco can be, the fresh air doesn't necessarily make everything taste better -- or even remain edible.
So here, the best stuff to pack into the great outdoors -- and the stuff you're better off leaving for your backyard BBQ.
Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, founder of the Jewish Renewal movement, on discussing the most difficult subject of all.
Children diagnosed with sickle cell disease once were expected to live barely into their 20s, but medical breakthroughs have more than doubled that life span, and now researchers are focused on a new dilemma - decades of living with the condition may lead to poor brain function.
jueves, 10 de junio de 2010
Studies have found out that many people dont exercise because they do not find it interesting enough.
New exercise routines are born everyday to pull as many trend followers as possible. Some of them have taken the interesting� part too seriously have come up with the most bizarre ways to burn calories
I think we need to get a new muppet called the Bacon Monster to "Om Nom Nom" this beast of a sandwich...he'd be all over it.
Some of the really talented artist has been using Odosketch to create some of the most beautiful sketch type painting/art you will come across.
It is hard to imagine some people has created these sketches just using their computer mouse.
Mixing with other children seems to protect youngsters against a type of blood cancer called acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL).Researchers believe exposure to mild infections may 'prime' a child's immune system to ward off the disease.
Insert ethnic joke about driving ability here...
miércoles, 9 de junio de 2010
In the oncology ward, nurses dont get many chances to deliver good news, but that doesnt mean there are no happy moments.
If you can afford to buy these vehicles, you may not have enough money left to insure them.
martes, 8 de junio de 2010
Japan, Korea, Thailand They are all same, and they are crazy!
Lets not mistake the morning for an easy task.
Though there are some who manage to jump from slumber to the bathroom sink, this particular breed possess superhuman powers to resist the mayhem that is our morning routine. For the rest of us, who happen to stumble and scorch ourselves with hot coffee, heres a check list of little things.
Chrysler has issued a recall for nearly 290,000 Wranglers just about the time many young people are receiving graduation rides, and folks of all ages are planning getaways for the coming months.
Feel like you're in a rut? It's time to take life by the horns by tackling one of these five summer adventure challenges
lunes, 7 de junio de 2010
As he puts it, "I'm part of this little project of raw hip-hop surrounded by so much happy pop shit�like three-bedroom condos all around us."
Rhode Island is a small state custom-made, it would seem, for walking, by the ocean, through the countryside, or down city streets.
It seems natural to hoof it here at a slow, steady pace, enjoying the many sights and sounds, particularly at this colorful time of year when the air is crisp and clean.
Summer-ize your waistline in record time with these tummy toners from the around the globe.
We hit the hottest beaches around to bring you the flat-belly secrets behind the sleekest physiques.
The agricultural industry is so obsessed with keeping weeds and insects away from its crops (usually through genetic modification and dangerous chemical pesticides), that it might seem counter-intuitive to look for the secret to increased crop yields among the pests themselves.
domingo, 6 de junio de 2010
With 6th round competitors being eliminated too quickly, Bee officials decided mid-round to send some 6th rounders to the prime time finals before they had spelled.
This meant the alphabetically ordered spellers were treated differently depending on what state they came from. California - you're out, Wisconsin - you're in.
If researchers at the University of Leeds, Durham University, and GlaxoSmithKline have their way, some drugs will be custom printed for you at the pharmacy counter
UCSF researchers have found a way to predict whether women with the earliest form of breast cancer are likely to develop deadly tumors - a significant discovery that might save women who aren't at high risk from getting life-altering and unnecessary treatment.
For over 50 years, kids have spent their summer afternoons playing with toy cars sporting the Matchbox or Hot Wheels logos.
As these kids grow up and are looking to recapture some of that childhood bliss, they wind up paying a pretty penny for cars that once went for small change. Here are five examples.
sábado, 5 de junio de 2010
Skin Deep: Cosmetic Safety Database uses a 1-10 point scale to give you a general idea of where your product falls in the healthy spectrum.
You can click in to get specifics in the form of a detailed list of ingredients and their hazards.
My daughter came home for a college, discovered shed forgotten her own contact lens solution, and asked if she could borrow mine
By Mark Egan||NEW YORK (Reuters) - When author Nicholas Carr began researching his book on whether the Internet is ruining our minds, he restricted his online access and e-mail and turned off his Twitter and Facebook accounts.||His new book "The...
viernes, 4 de junio de 2010
From Chinese staff working at a "Texas barbecue restaurant" selling Budweiser to the new Hooters opening in Beijing, China is increasingly looking like America.
Summer means outdoor drinking and long hours of public drinking.
A lot of you reading this may go to a beer or wine festival or a concert outside during the day where you will be consuming a large quantity of alcohol. This can sometimes be good for you and bad for the people around you.
Last December, Congress allowed the biodiesel tax credit, an incentive that helped make biodiesel cost-competitive with petroleum diesel, to expire.
Thousands of jobs were lost, plants closed their doors, etc. But, last Friday, the House passed a bill that would allow the reinstatement of the biodiesel tax incentive retroactive to...
jueves, 3 de junio de 2010
It has been cited as a traditional means of fighting diabetes for centuries.
But could the humble blueberry be the key to fighting one of the biggest health threats in the western world?
The first ever cartoon for deaf children has been created by the activists in the Russian city of Kazan.
The cartoon's characters, different dogs, speak in sign language. This project is unique not only for Russia, but also for the rest of the world.
The University of Nottingham and spinoff company Oncimmune have developed a blood test that could help detect cancer as many as five years earlier than mammography and CT scans.
Read this blog post by Elizabeth Armstrong Moore on Health Tech.
miércoles, 2 de junio de 2010
Adopting a vegetarian diet isnt as simple as solely eating fruits and vegetables.
This information-packed article offers steps to making sure you meet your daily nutritional needs. Contrary to popular beliefs, children and pregnant women can follow a vegetarian diet, as long as it is well-planned and balanced.
Treatment of gonorrhea, it is very important to take earlier treatment as soon as the symptoms arise for gonorrhea.
The news crew had lined up the 10 cars in a nearly empty lot as they wiped them down for and talked about the cars for their live report, and as Anderson explained, they had paid in advance for all of their parking spots.
We are entering an era in which vehicles will also gather real-time information about the weather and highway hazards, using this to improve fuel efficiency and make life less stressful for the driver and safer for all road users.
Ultimately, that means building cars that drive themselves.
British artist Barnaby Barford, based in London, takes both mass manufactured and antique porcelain figurines and "refigures" them, by cutting them up and painting them, turning them into sinister but humorous sculptures.
He has created a sculptural work called The Battle of Trafalgar which comprises 22 tableaux set in London's Trafalgar Square.
Photoshop is an excellent tool for creating attractive and professional website designs.
In this collection, youll find 60 Very Detailed Tutorials on Creating High Quality Web Layouts Using Photoshop. These website design tutorials would help you to improve your photoshop skills and techniques.
martes, 1 de junio de 2010
Do you remember what your first car was? Did your parents buy you that sports car you were dreaming of or did they give you a Grandma� mobile?
There are only a few things more irritating than being stuck in a traffic jam.
I often see people in the cars next to me screaming, hitting their steering wheel and generally looking extremely irritated. Then I see the people that are relaxed, jamming to the stereo and they look so calm and collected. How do they do this?
A lot of people love SUVs.
They are spacious, comfortable, stylish, and now they are more fuel efficient than in years past. Did you know that the 2010 Chevrolet Equinox is on of the top 10 most fuel efficient SUVs?
I came across this story today from USAToday.com.
Who is the better driver? The fast paced teenager or the slower paced senior?
With recent flooding in Tennessee and natural disasters like Hurricane Katrina, I thought it was important to share with you some things to look for when purchasing a used car or truck so that you are sure its not flood damaged.