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Beautiful Reunion Photos by Chris Porsz

1 Share<p>Comments<p>During the 1970s, 80s, and 90s, Chris Porsz, a street photographer roamed around the streets of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire and …

See incredible photos of ballet dancers pirouetting on the streets of Mexico, Cuba and New York

One photographer is on a mission to capture dancers in urban streetscapes around the world and is just back from an incredible photo-shoot on the streets of Mexico City.<p>Omar Z Robles first began his ballet street photography using New York City as a backdrop, enjoying the juxtaposition of “the …

Cuba

Photographer Collects Scandinavian Landscapes in Jars

Christoffer Relander uses double exposure to make lush environments look like dioramas.<p>Inspired by memories of a childhood collecting ladybugs, grass, and ants, Finnish photographer Christoffer Relander has a playful new series of analog double exposures that appear to capture the Scandanavian …

Photography

Half Their Size's Austin Shifflett Gets 8 Lbs. of Excess Skin Removed

Austin Shifflett lost 166 lbs. by sticking to the Atkins diet, but his extreme weight loss left him with excess skin.<p>“Around my teenage years, I …

This Floating, Solar-Powered Bike Path Could Give Chicagoans A Better Commute

SecondShore gets the city’s cyclists off the roads so they don’t have to ride around cars.<p>It’s getting easier to bike to work in Chicago. The city added 100 miles of new bike lanes over the last five years, and, by 2019, plans to add another 50 miles of “better” bike lanes, including lanes with …

How Photographers Captured the Biggest Full Moon in 70 Years

We won't see anything like it again until 2034.<p>Early this morning, astrophotographers got their closest look at the moon in 70 years, and the internet won't stop talking about it. The so-called "supermoon" is a flashy name for any full moon in October, November, and December, when its elliptical …

National Parks

7 Invaluable Lessons From The World's Best Cookie Baker

Dorie Greenspan is quite possibly the world’s best cookie maker. She has been baking ― with a serious interest in cookies ― for over 30 years. She ran a beloved cookie shop with her son, a self-proclaimed cookie monster, in NYC. And she has just released a beautiful tome dedicated entirely to …

Dessert

A 17-Year-Old Entrepreneur Summed Up Perfectly What So Many Companies Just Don't Get

He may be young, but this is wise advice.<p>Connor Blakley is an entrepreneur, a Fortune 500 consultant, and popular speaker who's delivered presentations on a range of topics including youth marketing, personal branding, and social media.<p>He's also 17 years old.<p>I met Connor about a year ago, after …

Marketing

Doughnut Walls Are the Next Big Thing in Wedding Desserts

We'd thought we'd seen it all when it comes out-of-the-(cake)-box wedding desserts: There are the ever-popular candy tables, gooey s'mores bars, sky-high cupcake towers, rustic pie displays, cake pops, and other pint-size treats, and all of the above served in a mason jar. But the latest dessert …

19 Life-Changing Baking Tips From Professional Bakers

These are pretty sweet.

17 Genius Cooking Tricks That Professional Chefs Want You To Know

Steal their secrets and everything you make will get a little bit more delicious.

Eggs

Weekend Rock: What Is the Best Pop-Punk Album of All Time?

Cast your vote in our weekly poll<p>Today, Blink-182 released <i>California</i>, their first album in five years — and also first without founding member Tom …

Ew! Beauty: How To Avoid Bikini Bumps

Rock that swimsuit, problem-free<p><i>Let’s face it: Along with summer’s heat, humidity, and other sweat-inducing qualities comes a ton of gross beauty problems. From dry, cracked feet to ingrown hairs and chafing, there’s a lot that can hold you back from living the confident poolside life you’re</i> …

10 Super-Helpful Charts Every Baker Needs to Pin

Never mess up another lattice pie crust ever again.<p>When it comes to baking, it pays to be precise. So the next time you fire up your oven, make sure to have these incredibly helpful charts on hand.

30 Pasta Salad Recipes for Any Outdoor Dinner

You'll want to whip these up every chance you get.<p>A summer picnic, potluck, or barbecue — these easy pasta salads will be your go-to's. And watch it be the first bowl to go empty. They're packed with a colorful mix of veggies, homemade dressings, and cold pastas.

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …

Cooking

23 Ways to Eat Greens (That Aren't Salads)

By now we're probably much better at appreciating the fiber-filled, vitamin-rich, and antioxidant benefits of the green vegetables we fought so hard …

Healthy Eating

7 books to read before the movie versions come out

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase</i><p>The next several months offer a myriad of movies that are based on bestselling and critically acclaimed novels. Whether you're looking …

Books

11 Books That Kept Us Up at Night

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Books

15 Kitchen Skills To Master By The Time You're 30

Let's do this.

The Most Romantic Beaches in the World

<i>What’s your dream vacation?</i> Glamour <i>asked 1,000 women that question—and then had 13 top travel bloggers plan your most-wanted trips, all for under $1,000! This week, we present everything you need to know about planning your best getaway ever. Here, travel experts reveal the most picturesque—and</i> …

9 Charts That Will Stop You From Botching a Recipe Ever Again

Eggs

A Genius Trick for More Buttery-Tasting Mashed Potatoes

A few years back, I assumed The One True Genius Mashed Potato Recipe was going to be the Jeffery Steingarten method of heating, then cooling, then heating the potatoes again, so that the starches have a chance to firm up and settle (or <i>retrograde</i>) in between, becoming impervious to gluey-ness. …

12 Decor Updates That Will Make Your Life Feel Like a Beach Vacation—Even If You’re Stuck at Home

Home Decorating

4 Life-Changing Lessons My Toddler Taught Me

<i>Photo by Alicja Colon (CC0 License).</i> My son taught me more about life in five minutes than I had learned in 32 years.<p>He was three months old and I had the pedal to the floor trying to be the best Ph.D. student, best entrepreneur, best leader, best dad and the best husband I could be.<p>I became so …

Parenting

How to build a better taco

Around age 25, I realized I loved tacos more than any other food. I'd like to believe that the innate glory of the taco revealed itself to me, like some kind of divine tortilla-wrapped vision, and that a couple of trips to Mexico broadened my horizons. But who really knows.<p>Eight years and a literal …

8 Ways to Ruin the Health Perks of Coffee

That caffeinated beverage can confer some real benefits, but not all cups are created equal.<p>As runners know, coffee is kind of magical—not only can it improve performance, but a slew of research links it to everything from a reduced risk of dementia to revving your metabolism. And of course there’s …

Coffee

Your Next Brunch Needs These Cinnamon French Toast Fingers

Soft, fluffy brioche French toast rolled in cinnamon sugar and dipped in fresh raspberry and mascarpone dip. Are you salivating as much as we are right now? This easy recipe makes the perfect Mother’s Day breakfast. Or even better, just make yourself a large plate and take it back to bed with an …

Breakfast

15 Make-Ahead Recipes for Mother’s Day Brunch

Admit it. Your number one goal in life is to make your momma think you have it *all* together. The best way to do this on Mother’s Day is to plan an epic brunch (or Mother’s Day tea party), complete with a <i>ton</i> of dishes you made ahead of time. Remember when your mom beamed with pride when you made …

Breakfast

23 Brownies That Are Almost Too Powerful

"This is too much chocolate." —said no one, ever.