North Texas City Among Those Vying For Preservation Project Funds — CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

A preservation group is inviting the public to vote on projects to improve a North Texas courthouse and other Main Streets across the U.S.

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Marvellous Modern Shelters (Cross Houses and Fairy Cross bus shelters, UK) — The Beauty of Transport

A few weeks ago we had a look at some interesting bus shelters which had something to say about their local environs. I compared them unfavourably to the metal and Perspex shelters, or cheap wooden ones, which otherwise fail to either blend into the local streetscape, or offer somewhere nice to wait for a bus, […]

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Elizabeth Loftus: How Can Our Memories Be Manipulated? — Science : NPR

Years of research have taught Elizabeth Loftus just how unreliable our memories are. From tweaking a real memory to planting a completely fabricated one, tampering with our minds is surprisingly easy.(Image credit: James Duncan Davidson/TED)

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Ikea Now Carries a Furniture Line Just for Design Savvy Pets — TIME

In case your pet is in the market for some reasonably-priced Swedish home goods and furniture, they need look no further than Ikea, who launched their very first collection of furniture designed especially for pets. According to Ikea’s website, the new collection is called Lurvig (which is the Swedish name for “shaggy”) and features everything…

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Google Doodle Celebrates Renowned Organic Chemist Asima Chatterjee — TIME

Saturday’s Google Doodle paid homage to Asima Chatterjee, a renowned organic chemist from India. Saturday marks what would have been Chatterjee’s 100th birthday. The chemist died at the age of 89 in 2006. Chatterjee was the first woman to receive a Doctorate of Science in India and her work involved many breakthroughs in medicine. According…

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10 Fresh and Pretty Kitchen Cabinet Color Ideas — Decoholic

Glowing yellow, dove white or mossy green are just a few of the hues that can really transform your kitchen from the drab space it currently is, to an exciting space, commensurate with the great meals you make there in. Here is a choice of ten fresh and pretty colours you should pick for your…

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NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Has Crashed Into Saturn, Ending a 20-Year Journey — TIME

(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — NASA’s Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn early Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years. Confirmation of Cassini’s expected demise came about 7:55 a.m. EDT. That’s when radio signals from the spacecraft — its last scientific gifts to Earth —…

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