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36 Dishes to Bring to an Outdoor Party

Not all food is ready to withstand hungry hordes and sit outside in the hot, hot heat.<p><b>When we're heading to picnics</b>, cooking out in the backyard, and gearing up for days at the beach, we want our food to be as ready for the summer sun as we are. But not all food can withstand crowds and sitting …

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Tiny Shrimp-like Organisms Try to Illuminate the Insides of Fish That Eat Them | Colossal

<p>No, these aren’t light vomiting fish, though you would be forgiven for thinking so because that’s exactly what it looks like. What you’re seeing is …

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The Best Under-The-Radar Beaches In The U.S.

Trips to the beach are standard fare for most summer travelers, but crowded stretches of sand can make vacations more of a pain than a pleasure. Some beaches offer a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle, and allow visitors to escape the crowds at more popular destinations. From an isolated …

Darth Vader Toaster Cooks The Sith Lord Onto Your Bread

How would you like some of the Dark Side with your breakfast? Pangea Brands worked with Lucas Licensing to create the Darth Vader Toaster, meaning you'll never have to dine without the Sith Lord. The Star Wars-themed appliance is not only in the shape of the villain's helmet, but will cook his …

The Bugs In Your Stomach Define You As Much–If Not More–Than Your Genes

“The three pounds of microbes [we carry] may be more important for some health conditions than every gene in our genome,” Knight says. We share 99.9% …

Biology

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Mobile Home De Markies: Timeless Modular Travel Camper

It says something about a design (particularly for a fast-paced mobile house) when someone can look at it three decades later and still marvel at the …

45 Amazing Homes and Offices Built from Shipping Containers

Engineers and architects have transformed ordinary shipping containers into amazing homes and office spaces around the world<p>Engineers and architects have transformed ordinary shipping containers into amazing homes and office spaces around the world. Here are a few of our favorites.

Two-Box Home: Simple Dwelling of Dual Shipping Containers

When executed well, container architecture speaks for itself – the constituent containers become the anchors for the design around which the rest of …

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In Broad Daylight: Flash in the Sun with High-Speed Sync

This is one of my favorite portraits of my dad – taken on his farm in Indiana a couple years ago. I love the drama of the Midwestern sunset and the …

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Incredible Portraits of Ornate Fowl Found at Chicken Beauty Pageants

Singapore-based photographer Ernest Goh, known best for his incredible work with animals, has just recently put another book out. This time, he’s …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world

Highlights of the National Photographic Portrait Prize – Gallery

The National Photographic Portrait Prize is held each year with the aim of promoting the best professional and amateur photographic portraits in Australia. From refugee arrivals to prime ministers, there are people from all walks of life; check out a selection of the 45 finalists in our gallery. …

7 Cool Night Photography Tutorials For 7 Different Situations

Heading indoors after the sun sets deprives you of some wonderful photographic opportunities. From shooting the starry sky and the milky way to …

The Basics of Photography: I for ISO

As we continue our series on the basics of photography, we run into the letter “I”. What better term to define in the photo world than one of the …

How to Use Shutter Speed for More Powerful Images

Recall the last time someone complimented your photography. Did they compliment <i>you</i> or did they compliment your camera? Surely, we’ve all heard it at …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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What's Next: Upcoming Trends in Color Combinations for Interiors

(Image credit: Maree Homer)<p>Let’s talk colors! The trends in 2014 for paint colors are some of my favorites yet, with the focus being on balancing the …

Home Decorating

One-Pot Wonders: Curried Coconut Noodles With Shrimp

I've never defined myself as someone who cooks out of a can and I generally take great efforts to avoid doing so. This recipe is the closest I've come, and I have no regrets. Mainly because the two key ingredients—yellow curry paste and coconut milk—just happen to be pre-packaged flavor bombs that …

Spice-Crusted Carrots with Harissa Yogurt

4 Servings<p>The sugar in the spice rub can burn if cooked too long, so watch these closely.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small carrots with tops, scrubbed, tops trimmed to ½”<p>Kosher salt<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon English mustard powder<p>1 teaspoon hot smoked Spanish paprika<p>1 teaspoon ground …