Daily Archives: July 25, 2013

The Pixel Painter – 97-Year-Old Makes Incredible Art Using Microsoft Paint [VIDEO] | Most Watched Today | The Best Online Videos

97-year-old Hal Lasko, aka Grandpa, has spent the majority of his life working as a graphic artist. After Lasko retired his family introduced him to Microsoft Paint from Windows ’95. Despite suffering from wet macular degeneration, Lasko is able to … Continue reading

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Node Power Outlet Allows Users to Plug In At Every Angle | Apartment Therapy

360 degree turning electrical outlets have been around awhile, alongside pivoting and flexible outlet extension accessories, all addressing the issue of granting power and access to awkwardly situated outlets. But this design from Japan may be the most elegant and … Continue reading

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George H. W. Bush Shaves Head to Support 2-Year-Old With Cancer

Former President George H. W. Bush shaved his head this week in support of a young boy named Patrick, the 2-year-old son of a member of Bush’s security detail suffering from leukemia. Other members of Bush’s Secret Service detail also … Continue reading

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Florida’s Radioactive Fountain of Youth May Prolong Life

Five hundred years ago in June, the Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon started his journey back to Puerto Rico from Florida after becoming the first European to land on mainland America. After exploring the east coast of Florida, he … Continue reading

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The North Pole Is Now a Lake

If you think these images from the North Pole look more like a lake than the snow-covered expanse youd expect, that because it is is—the North Pole has melted.Its not, perhaps, quite as dramatic as it sounds. April saw the … Continue reading

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