miércoles, 30 de junio de 2010

The 8 Largest Holes on Earth

Surprisingly Courtney Love didn't make the list ;)

Source:
http://www.nileguide.com/blog/2010/06/10/that-sinking-feeling-exploring-the-earths-largest-holes/

Astonishing Illustrations by Mcbess pics

For those who are not familiar with him, Mcbess, or Matthieu Bessudo, is a very talented French illustrator

Source:
http://www.designzzz.com/astonishing-illustrations-by-mcbess/

13 Portraits of Celebrity Weirdness

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?

Source:
http://www.newsweek.com/photo/2010/06/25/celebrities-get-weird-in-artist-s-paintings.html

The 15 Strength Training Terms You Should Know

Read this post if you don't want to sound stupid at the gym.

Source:
http://www.builtlean.com/2010/06/29/strength-training-terms-you-should-know/

2011 Buick Regal Doesnt Live Up To Its Name

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.

Source:
http://articles.latimes.com/2010/jun/17/business/la-fi-0617-car-review-20100617

martes, 29 de junio de 2010

The Incredible Snaefell Sidecar Car Completed

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!

Source:
http://breganzane.com/blog//snfl.php/2009/05/23/completed-1

Worlds Best Snack Cake Now Baked in Worlds Greenest Bakery

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.

Source:
http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2010/06/28/building-greener-tastykake

Holy Grail Body gets reviewed

This product gets a decent rating from the customer reviews - it could be one to add to your shortlist. ... However although this is......
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Pep Boys takes man on long strange ride

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

Source:
http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/drive-she-said/2010/06/cicero-pep-boys-takes-local-man-on-long-strange-ride.html

This is How You Cool Off in Summer PIC NSFW

Screw shirts, try black tape!

Source:
http://www.dallasobserver.com/slideshow/electric-daisy-carnival-at-fair-park-30155297/3/

College Building Body Farm for Rotting Corpses by Landfill

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.

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2010/06/body_farm_rotting_corpses_to_b.php

lunes, 28 de junio de 2010

Seeing Languages Differently

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.

Source:
http://www.boingboing.net/2010/06/27/seeing-languages-dif.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: boingboing/iBag (Boing Boing)&utm_content=Google Reader

Top 10 North American Train Trips

In selecting the ten best train trips in North America, we followed the advice of fabled newspaper editor Horace Greeley: Go West, young man.�

Source:
http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/top-10/north-american-train-trips

How Long Can You Refrigerate or Freeze Food

Surprising expiration dates for popular perishables.

Source:
http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/food/how-long-can-you-refrigerate-or-freeze-food-1753460/

Cute kid Mans Up for his shot from doctor [Image]

I thought this was too cute!

Source:
http://www.break.com/pictures/im-gonna-ennocabitch1872393.html

Are Cell Phones the New Cigarettes

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?

Source:
http://www.theatlanticwire.com/features/view/feature/Are-Cell-Phones-the-New-Cigarettes-1501

domingo, 27 de junio de 2010

A review of Burn the Fat

I've been reading about Burn The Fat on my other blog - have a read...
Tom Venuto presents, Burn The Fat, Feed The Muscle: Fat Burning Secrets Of The World's Best Bodybuilders And Fitness Models
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10 More OffLimits Urban Exploration Sites Around The World

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 ...

Source:
http://www.nileguide.com/blog/2010/06/24/urban-exploration-10-more-off-limits-sites/

The Ultimate Frozen Shoulder Therapy Guide

The customers seem to love it from their ratings and that means you probably will too - it's definitely one to add to the top......
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/

30 Beautiful and Realistic Portraits Manipulation

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.

Source:
http://smashinghub.com/30-beautiful-and-realistic-portraits-manipulation.htm

Finally There is Hope For The Obsessed Digg Member

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.

Source:
http://www.netaddiction.com/index.php?option=com_bfquiz&view=onepage&catid=46&Itemid=106

Watermelon Death Star

A Watermelon Death Star made an appearance this weekend at Foo Camp 2010.

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Source:
http://laughingsquid.com/watermelon-death-star/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: laughingsquid (Laughing Squid)&utm_content=Google Reader

7 Ways to have a Romantic Date which will Save your Money

That's what I call a seriously budget Date and moreover I can save some money to have beer with my friends. :-)

Source:
http://www.iretireearly.com/7-ways-to-have-a-romantic-date-which-will-save-your-money.html

sábado, 26 de junio de 2010

Disney adds audio descriptions for park tours

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

Source:
http://thedailydisney.com/blog/2010/06/disney-adds-audio-descriptions-for-park-tours/

SuicideGirls banned from ComicCon Can they get an answer

"...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."

Source:
http://suicidegirls.com/girls/Missy/2371508/

Sneak peak at Fords next allnew Fusion

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.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/ford-mondeo.html

Parks plan special events for Independence Day

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

Source:
http://thedailydisney.com/blog/2010/06/parks-plan-special-events-for-independence-day/

40 Superb Examples of 3D Robot Artworks

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.

Source:
http://www.noupe.com/inspiration/40-superb-examples-3d-robot-artworks.html

Weight Loss Cure Online Review

I've just posted about Weight Loss Cure Online on my alternative blog - could be worth a look...
It was for me, too. Luckily, I finally tracked down all the information needed to be successful with the Weight Loss Cure. But it took...
Check out the full story :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/weight-loss-cure-online-review/

viernes, 25 de junio de 2010

Automakers Cut Their Own Emissions So You Can Pollute More

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.

Source:
http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2010/06/24/energy-star-helps-automakers-cut-750k-tons-co2

10 Frequent Flyer Tips You Need to Know

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.

Source:
http://www.travelguideline.net/10-frequent-flyer-tips-you-need-to-know.html

Every Other Day Diet

With ratings like these this could be a product to go for - it deserves serious consideration. ... Although this is an awesome product, you......
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...
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Top 10 Healthiest Drinks Self Growth Engine

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.

Source:
http://www.selfgrowthengine.com/health-and-wellness/nutrition/articles/top-10-healthiest-drinks

500 Diamonds Used in 900000 Cashmere and Silk Suit

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.

Source:
http://gnews.com/most-expensive-least-desirable-suit-in-the-world-13201010064524/

Madetomeasure lungs grown in laboratory a step closer

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.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/7851596/Made-to-measurer-lungs-grown-in-laboratory-a-step-closer.html

jueves, 24 de junio de 2010

The Sociopaths Guide to Owning and Maintaining Classic Cars

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.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/blog/a-sociopaths-guide-to-owning-and-maintaining-classic-cars/

Hayden Panettiere Opens a Bottle of Champagne

Hayden Panettiere Opens a Bottle of Champagne

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MkIcQasF0s

What Happens When I Drink Too Much Infographic

What Happens When I Drink Too Much? (Infographic)

Source:
http://www.chacha.com/content/infographics/what-happens-when-i-drink-too-much

10 Bizzare Beauty Treatments That Youll Never Want To Use

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 !!

Source:
http://www.elistmania.com/juice/10_bizzare_beauty_treatments/

How to Train Like Lance Armstrong

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.

Source:
http://www.mensfitness.com/sports_and_recreation/athletes/237

miércoles, 23 de junio de 2010

Fatburning Furnace

How I lost 42 pounds and 10 inches of belly fat in just 45 minutes a week...and she lost 59 pounds and 8 dress sizes...
With ratings like these this could be a product to go for - it deserves serious consideration. ... Although this is an awesome product, you...
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The Birth of an Ass Man [Gif]

Too much too soon is never a good thing, but give this little guy twelve more years and hell be dying for a rematch.

Source:
http://www.bannedinhollywood.com/the-birth-of-an-ass-man/

Graphic Sex Ed Class Under Fire

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.

Source:
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2010/06/22/graphic-sex-ed-class/?test=latestnews

Summer solstice Winter solstice

Summer solstice, Winter solstice

Source:
http://blogs.sacbee.com/photos/2010/06/summer-solstice-winter-solstic.html

Truth About Abs

With ratings like these this could be a product to go for - it deserves serious consideration. ... Although this is a fantastic product, you......
The Internet's Authority on Abdominals & Losing Belly Fat... No Supplements or Magic Pill Scams & No Promises for "Overnight Abs"... Just the TRUTH
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40 Most Beautiful Intriguing Bridges in the World PICS

In this post you will find 40 amazing bridges from around the world.

Source:
http://www.waze.com/blog/beautiful-bridges/

21 Awesome Coffee Mugs Pics

If your morning cup of joe needs a kick in the arse, might we suggest these mighty mugs of awesomeness.

Source:
http://www.maxim.com/humor/stupid-fun/93446/21-awesome-coffee-mugs.html

martes, 22 de junio de 2010

How to Enjoy Sex in Public Without Getting Caught

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.

Source:
http://www.mensfitness.com/advice/sex_tips/285

How Will You Die Infographic

Your odds of being killed are...

Source:
http://www.thirdage.com/cholesterol/odds-of-dying

Out of the BP Oil Slick Art Emerges

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.

Source:
http://www.aolnews.com/gulf-oil-spill/article/artists-and-graphic-designers-respond-to-oil-spill-giving-bp-logo-a-makeover/19522374

Worlds Biggest Doomsday Predictions

We were doomed many times before, but we survived everytime...Now...we wait for 2012...

Source:
http://www.wackyowl.com/top-6-doomsday-predictions-time/

The Most Delicious Way To Die PIC

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.

Source:
http://thisiswhyyourehuge.com/post/721834328/burger-king-double-bacon-rodeo-state-fair

lunes, 21 de junio de 2010

Rising above crime in South Africa

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.

Source:
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Global-News/2010/0619/Rising-above-crime-amid-the-South-Africa-World-Cup?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: feeds/top (Christian Science Monitor | Top Stories)&ut

The Diet Solution Program

Comprehensive eating program for healthy body fat and weight loss that teaches how to create meal plans and includes simple and easy recipes
This products scores slightly higher than average on the customer reviews, so you may well want to investigate further. ... However even though this is...
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The Top 20 Fat Loss Rules

Do What You've Always Done, Get What You've Always Got...

Want to burn some serious fat this spring? Check out the 20 best fat loss rules

Source:
http://jimmysmithtraining.com/six-pack-diet/the-20-best-fat-loss-rules/

domingo, 20 de junio de 2010

If I die who will teach my daughters

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.

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/06/14/dads.daughters.feiler/index.html

Inspiring vintage science fiction art

Inspiring vintage science fiction art

Source:
http://coolvibe.com/2010/inspiring-vintage-science-fiction-art/

10 Food Cures for Common Ailments

What to eat to ease cramps, crankiness, fatigue, and more?

Source:
http://www.fitnessmagazine.com/recipes/healthy-eating/superfoods/10-food-cures-for-common-ailments/

Kina Grannis The Early Show CBS 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

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/06/17/earlyshow/saturday/main6592473.shtml

9 Foods That Can Help Get Rid of a Headache

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.

Source:
http://www.womansday.com/Articles/Health/Diet-Nutrition/9-Foods-That-Can-Help-Soothe-a-Headache.html

sábado, 19 de junio de 2010

20 Fun and Funky Bunk Beds Your Kids Will Go Nuts For

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!

Source:
http://www.whooknoo.com/baby-kids/20-fun-and-funky-bunk-beds-your-kids-will-go-nuts-for/

19 Mindblowing Pictures of New York City

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.

Source:
http://www.blackbookmag.com/article/19-mind-blowing-pictures-of-new-york-city/19601

All Cars Electric Delivered By EMail

If you'd like to sign up to receive a daily summary of all new postings on this site, click here.

You'll enter your e-mail address, and get an e-mail in return with a confirmation link. Click that, and you're done. Or, if you use any form of RSS reader, click here for our latest stories page, and just add the feed to your reader....

Source:
http://www.allcarselectric.com/blog/1044636_new-for-your-convenience-all-cars-electric-delivered-by-e-mail

Bipolar Parents Raise Highly Creative Kids

Parents with bipolar disorder are likely to pass creativity along to their offspring a study proves a genetic link between creativity and bipolar disorder.

Source:
http://fyiliving.com/depression/types-depression/bipolar/do-parents-with-bipolar-disorder-breed-creativity/

2010 Ford Flex Hyundai Tucson are IIHS Top Safety Picks

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...

Source:
http://www.thecarconnection.com/marty-blog/1045967_2010-ford-flex-hyundai-tucson-are-iihs-top-safety-picks

viernes, 18 de junio de 2010

28 Pairs of Crazy Ass Shoes

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.

Source:
http://www.urlesque.com/2010/06/17/28-pairs-of-weird-shoes/

MINI mocks Porsche in Rocky IV parody [Video]

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.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/mini-mocks-porsche-in-rocky-iv-parody-video.html

Amazon Deforestation Increases Malaria Rate by 50

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%.

Source:
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/06/amazon-deforestation-increases-malaria-rate-50-percent.php

Staycom Lets You Create Your Dream Getaway Easily

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!

Source:
http://www.searchenginejournal.com/stay-travel-engine/21691/

Turtle Bay gets official go ahead for green hotel

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...

Source:
http://www.redding.com//news/2010/jun/16/turtle-bay-gets-official-go-ahead-hotel/?cid=Digg

jueves, 17 de junio de 2010

New Process Increases Efficiency in Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars

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.

Source:
http://inhabitat.com/2010/06/16/breakthrough-process-increases-efficiency-in-hydrogen-fuel-cell-cars/

Good news for smokers Vitamin B lowers risk of cancer

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.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1287004/Smokers-lung-cancer-risk-halved-taking-B-vitamin.html

Top Five Volkswagen Music Ads

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.

Source:
http://www.amazingcarads.com/blog/1046200_top-five-volkswagen-music-ads

Tanzanias ecotourism forces villagers off their land

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."

Source:
http://www.thenation.com/article/shadow-serengeti

Bringing ToGo Cups to a Whole New Level

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.

Source:
http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/voracious/2010/06/wine_to_go_is_this_the_greates.php

miércoles, 16 de junio de 2010

Mini vs Porsche An Unlikely Race That Needs To Happen

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.

Source:
http://www.autointhenews.com/mini-vs-porsche-an-unlikely-race-that-needs-to-happen/

Rethings Pixelated 3D sculptures

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.

Source:
http://www.thisblogrules.com/2010/06/re-things-pixelated-3d-sculptures.html

High Cancer rates prompt closer look at Toxic substances

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.

Source:
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2010-05-23/news/bs-ed-cancer-chemicals-20100523_1_chemical-exposure-chemical-safety-new-cancer-cases

Staycom A Killer Domain For A Social Travel Planner

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

Source:
http://techcrunch.com/2010/06/14/stay-com-a-killer-domain-for-a-social-travel-planner-with-some-potential/

martes, 15 de junio de 2010

You Are What You Bleed In Japan Infographic

You Are What You Bleed In Japan (Infographic)

Source:
http://www.imgzlla.com/japanese-bloodtyping

Recursion The Art and Ideas Behind M C Eschers Drawings

M.C.

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.

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http://www.pxleyes.com/blog/2010/06/recursion-the-art-and-ideas-behind-m-c-eschers-drawings/

Behold The Frankenburger

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.

Source:
http://blogs.villagevoice.com/forkintheroad/archives/2010/06/the_frankenburg.php

AMA Says 20 Of Medical Claims Are Processed Incorrectly

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.

Source:
http://consumerist.com/2010/06/1-out-of-5-medical-claims-processed-incorrectly-says-ama.html

Epic Avatar Stormtrooper Helmet PICS

Avatar Stormtrooper Helmet Strikes Back with a cool design that combines the Na'vi with the amazing Stormtrooper Helmet from Star Wars.

Source:
http://www.walyou.com/blog/2010/06/14/avatar-stormtrooper-helmet/

lunes, 14 de junio de 2010

Common pain relievers raise heart risk for healthy people

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.

Source:
http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2010-06-11-nsaids-heart_N.htm

This is what a beach not covered with oil looks like

This is what a beach not covered with oil looks like

Source:
http://www.hodiho.fr/images/2009/10/VAIFV.jpg

Stubble self portrait

After shaving this morning I realized I had enough stubble to attempt a self portrait in the sink. drawn with a toothpick. no pshop.

Source:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/laserbread/3580787310/

domingo, 13 de junio de 2010

Top 10 Strategies for Surviving Airports and Airplanes

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.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5561002/top-10-strategies-for-surviving-airports-and-airplanes

How To Keep Track Of What You Eat Without Going Crazy

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!

Source:
http://www.builtlean.com/2010/06/11/part-1-7-reasons-to-keep-a-food-journal/

Is Google Making Us Stupid

What the Internet is doing to our brains

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2008/07/is-google-making-us-stupid/6868/

Bartering for Health Care wVideo

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.

Source:
http://www.mint.com/blog/trends/bartering-for-health-care/

sábado, 12 de junio de 2010

Rare Photo of Slave Children Found in NC Attic PIC

"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...

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/06/11/national/main6570847.shtml?tag=strip

Nissan debuts the LEAFs pedestrian warning system

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.

Source:
http://nissan-leaf.net/2010/06/11/nissan-leaf-sound-revealed/

EcoFriendly 16 Innovative Awesome LED Art Sculptures

Here are 16 visually stunning LED art sculptures that respect the environment while providing modern designs of energy-saving lighting solutions.

Source:
http://webecoist.com/2010/06/09/eco-friendly-16-innovative-awesome-led-art-sculptures/

Memento Mori in the Morning

In business, as in breakfast.

Source:
http://blogs.sfweekly.com/foodie/2010/06/pic_in_business_as_in_breakfas.php

viernes, 11 de junio de 2010

Classic Picnic Foods The Five Best and the Five Worst

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.

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/cafesociety/2010/06/classic_picnic_foods_the_five.php

The New Old Age Talking About Dying

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, founder of the Jewish Renewal movement, on discussing the most difficult subject of all.

Source:
http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/08/talking-about-dying/

Extending life of Sickle Cell Patients may have caused lower

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.

Source:
http://articles.sfgate.com/2010-05-12/news/20894373_1_sickle-cell-disease-brain-damage-cognitive-problems

I dont give a Fucking Damnfap fap fap [PIC]

Does the Pope shit in the woods?

Source:
http://www.popjolly.com/let-us-touch-you-instead-648

jueves, 10 de junio de 2010

10 Bizarre Ways to Spice up your Workout

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
category

Source:
http://www.toptenz.net/10-ways-to-spice-up-your-workout.php

OMG The Mans Man Sandwich If I Ever Saw One PIC

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.

Source:
http://thisiswhyyourehuge.com/post/680084242/wild-turbacon-sandwich-via-suomynona-bottle-of

Amazing Digital Sketches [PIC]

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.

Source:
http://desizntech.info/2010/06/amazing-digital-sketches-showcase-from-odosketch/

Nursery cuts leukaemia risk by up to a third

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.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1285243/Nursery-cuts-leukaemia-risk-third.html

13 Billion People in China Lots of Car Crashes VIDEO

Insert ethnic joke about driving ability here...

Source:
http://revdcars.net/asian-drivers-myth-or-reality/

miércoles, 9 de junio de 2010

Well Stopping to Smile on the Way to Sadness

In the oncology ward, nurses dont get many chances to deliver good news, but that doesnt mean there are no happy moments.

Source:
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/07/stopping-to-smile-on-the-way-to-sadness/

Virtual Tour of Machu Picchu Peru

Full-Screen Virtual Tour of Machu Picchu Sanctuary complete with guide and travel information.

Source:
http://www.247rep.com/machu_picchu/

A Scare a Scar a Silver Lining

After a tumor, the world looks much more huggable.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/06/opinion/06kristof.html

20 most expensive 2010 vehicles to insure

If you can afford to buy these vehicles, you may not have enough money left to insure them.

Source:
http://blog.insure.com/2010/06/08/20-most-expensive-2010-vehicles-to-insure/

Test Your Focus

Measure your ability to filter out distractions in this test based on a Stanford study.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/06/07/technology/20100607-distraction-filtering-demo.html

martes, 8 de junio de 2010

The Thailands Amusement park that will haunt your nightmares

Japan, Korea, Thailand They are all same, and they are crazy!

Source:
http://thebizzare.com/weird-stuff/society/thailand-scary-amusement-park/

13 Mistakes You Make Each Morning

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.

Source:
http://www.mademan.com/13-mistakes-you-make-each-morning

Summers coming Top 3 ways to avoid the burn

Shield yourself from the sun's evil rays by following these easy tips.

Source:
http://articles.mcall.com/2010-05-03/health/all-topthree-050310_1_top-three-health-sun-protection-lens-and-retina

Pulling a Toyota Chrysler Recalls 288K Wranglers for Brakes

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.

Source:
http://www.thecarconnection.com/marty-blog/1045889_chrysler-recalls-288968-jeep-wranglers-for-possible-brake-fluid-leak

Are You in a Rut Break Out With These Summer Challenges

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

Source:
http://www.mensfitness.com/sports_and_recreation/extreme_sports/227

lunes, 7 de junio de 2010

Joell Ortiz vs Gentrification

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."

Source:
http://www.villagevoice.com/2010-06-01/music/joell-ortiz-vs-gentrification/1

Seaside to city streets RI is big on walking trails The

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.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/travel/explorene/rhodeisland/articles/2009/10/25/seaside_to_city_streets_ri_is_big_on_walking_trails/

Top 10 Abs Exercises

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.

Source:
http://www.fitnessmagazine.com/workout/abs/exercises/best-ab-exercises-from-around-the-world/

Graffiti Removal Hotline [PIC]

Now that's irony.

Source:
http://www.popjolly.com/graffiti-removal-hotline-616

Moth Spit May Help Farmers Grow More Potatoes

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.

Source:
http://www.care2.com/causes/environment/blog/moth-spit-increases-potato-crops/

domingo, 6 de junio de 2010

Terminal Lance Corporal

That is the way I remember the Navy.

Just Change the Motivation

Source:
http://terminallance.com/comics/2010-04-16-Strip_30_Pyramid_web.jpg

Controversy at Spelling Bee ESPN trumps fairness

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.

Source:
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/dcsportsbog/2010/06/controversy_at_the_spelling_be.html

Printable prescription drugs heading to a pharmacy near you

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

Source:
http://www.engadget.com/2010/06/05/printable-prescription-drugs-heading-to-a-pharmacy-near-you/

Predicting the severity of breast cancer

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.

Source:
http://articles.sfgate.com/2010-04-29/news/20877814_1_cancer-risk-breast-cancer-invasive-cancer

Tiny Cars Big Prices 5 Really Expensive Toy Cars

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.

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/57449

sábado, 5 de junio de 2010

Do Your Health and Beauty Products Cause Cancer

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.

Source:
http://www.thedailysnoop.com/2010/06/do-your-health-and-beauty-products-cause-cancer/

Contact Lens Solution Causing Burned Corneas

My daughter came home for a college, discovered shed forgotten her own contact lens solution, and asked if she could borrow mine

Source:
http://blogs.consumerreports.org/health/2010/06/dont-rinse-your-contact-lenses-with-clear-care-because-youll-burn-your-cornea.html?EXTKEY=I91CONL&CMP=OTC-ConsumeristLinks

Book asks Is Internet ruining our minds

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...

Source:
http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE6523DV20100603?rpc=64

viernes, 4 de junio de 2010

Diet Based on TV Ads Makes People Fat Unhealthy

If you were to eat only foods advertised on TV, you would get more than 20 times the recommended fat and sugar.

Source:
http://news.discovery.com/human/tv-ads-diet-health.html

The Americanization of China PICS

From Chinese staff working at a "Texas barbecue restaurant" selling Budweiser to the new Hooters opening in Beijing, China is increasingly looking like America.

Source:
http://www.upi.com/News_Photos/gallery/The-Globalization-of-China/3309/1/

8 ways to Assure Youll Fail a Sobriety Test

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.

Source:
http://guyism.com/2010/06/8-ways-to-assure-youll-fail-a-sobriety-test.html

House passes biodiesel tax credit bill moves on to Senate

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...

Source:
http://green.autoblog.com/2010/06/02/house-passes-biodiesel-tax-credit-bill-moves-on-to-senate/

jueves, 3 de junio de 2010

Study To Find If Blueberries Can Cure Diabetes

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?

Source:
http://health.caledonianmercury.com/2010/06/02/study-to-find-if-blaeberries-can-cure-diabetes/00710

First ever cartoon for deaf children made in Russia

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.

Source:
http://rt.com/Top_News/2010-06-01/first-ever-cartoon-deaf.html

New blood test speeds up cancer detection

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.

Source:
http://news.cnet.com/8301-27083_3-20006631-247.html

miércoles, 2 de junio de 2010

Building up to be a Vegetarian

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.

Source:
http://www.selfgrowthengine.com/health-and-wellness/nutrition/articles/best-nutrition-vegeterian

Preventive Measures and Treatment of Gonorrhea

Treatment of gonorrhea, it is very important to take earlier treatment as soon as the symptoms arise for gonorrhea.

Source:
http://www.allhealthsite.com/preventive-measures-and-treatment-of-gonorrhea.html

Reporter Ticketed 10 Times During Live Broadcast

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.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/reporter-ticketed-during-live-broadcast-10-times.html

SelfDriving Cars Are Almost Here

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.

Source:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/05/31/AR2010053101915.html

The Battle of Trafalgar by Barnaby Barford

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.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/culturepicturegalleries/7767636/The-Battle-of-Trafalgar-by-Barnaby-Barford.html

Ultimate Roundup Of Photoshop Web Layouts Tutorials

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.

Source:
http://www.smashingshare.com/2010/06/01/ultimate-roundup-of-photoshop-web-layouts-tutorials/

martes, 1 de junio de 2010

Whats The Best New Or Used Car For Your Grad

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?

Source:
http://classicgaragedfw.com/2010/05/21/whats-the-best-new-or-used-car-for-your-grad/

How To Deal With Traffic Jams In Your New Car or Truck

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?

Source:
http://classicgaragedfw.com/2010/05/14/how-to-deal-with-traffic-jams-in-your-new-car-or-truck/

The Most Fuel Efficient SUVsAre You Driving One

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?

Source:
http://classicgaragedfw.com/2010/05/19/the-most-fuel-efficient-suvs-are-you-driving-one/

Whos The Better Driver The Teenager or The Senior

I came across this story today from USAToday.com.

Who is the better driver? The fast paced teenager or the slower paced senior?

Source:
http://classicgaragedfw.com/2010/05/24/whos-the-better-driver-the-teenager-or-the-senior/

Checking A Used Car or Truck For Flood Damage

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.

Source:
http://classicgaragedfw.com/2010/05/17/checking-a-used-car-or-truck-for-flood-damage/