Erin Birsic

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10 Popular Wedding Flowers and the Meanings Behind Them

Throughout history and mythology, flowers have emerged as symbols of everything from purity and faithfulness to wisdom and joy. And there is no …

Weddings

Handcrafted Miniature Worlds by Secret Wood – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Miniature

Rubbing These Two Things on Your Teeth Will Make Them Whiter in Minutes

A DIY Kylie Jenner can get behind.<p>Beauty vloggers are full-service these days. They're not just revealing the secrets behind the perfect highlight or how to sandbag your undereye circles into oblivion, but also how to whiten your teeth.<p>Now it's no secret that there are a slew of off-kilter ways of …

Kylie Jenner

The Secret History Of The Photo At The Center Of The Black Confederate Myth

A 160-year-old tintype depicting Andrew Chandler and his slave Silas, both in Confederate uniform, has long been used as evidence that slaves willingly fought against the army that aimed to free them. Following the national backlash against Confederate iconography, Silas's descendants seek to …

Baked Veggie Egg Cups

<b>Baked Veggie Egg Cups</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>6 large eggs<br>• 1 cup egg whites (or another 6 eggs)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon sea salt<br>• 1/2 teaspoon black pepper<br>• 1 teaspoon coconut …

9 Casseroles to Keep in Your Dinner Rotation

There are definitely recipes I reach for more often during the week because they pack flavor and take little to no time to prepare. Below are those recipes! Add them to your arsenal of weeknight meals and I'm certain you won't be disappointed. xo, Rach<p><b>BBQ Chicken Pizza Pasta Bake</b><p><b>Shepherds Pot</b> …

Cooking

17 Recipes for a Homemade Dumpling Feast

I could practically live off dumplings—and, thanks to the dollar dumpling joint a few blocks from my house, there have been periods in my life during which I nearly have. I prefer not to think about how many of their pork and chive dumplings I've consumed in the past year and a half, but the total …

10 Award-Winning Oscar Party Cocktails

Award season is in full swing, and *tomorrow* marks the 88th Annual Academy Awards. We know you’ve got your Oscars finger foods covered and some DIY Oscars decor that is sure to make it the best viewing party yet, but what about your drinks? You can’t properly enjoy the theatrics of the show …

Photographer Explores the Enchanting Complexity of Magnified Plant Life

Robert Llewellyn’s captivating macro photography draws one deep into a hidden world. By exploring the otherworldly intricacies of plant life, his images allow one to really <i>see</i> the complexity and beauty of nature’s design. Balancing commercial photography work with his series of books (Seeing …

Macro Photography

26 stunning images of Earth from space that contain letters of the alphabet

When Social Media Lead for NASA's Earth Observatory Adam Voiland noticed a "V"-shaped cloud of smoke in a satellite image one day, he wondered if he could find all 26 letters of the alphabet.<p>It wasn't an easy task.<p>"With the help of readers and colleagues, I started to collect images of ephemeral …

Landsat

50 Cold-Weather Soup Recipes

Cooking

9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Woman Whose Gut Brews Booze Edition

A woman beat a DWI charge thanks to yeast in her gut, and real winter is coming in about four weeks. Those and other great science stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

The 'pink tax' is making female consumers pay drastically more for products

In a study titled "From Cradle to Cane: The Cost of Being a Female Consumer," New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs tracked price discrepancies in otherwise identical products that were marketed to male and female consumers.<p>After analyzing the prices of almost 800 products across 35 …

New York City

Jaw-dropping images from National Geographic's 2015 Photo Contest

The contest selected winning photos in three categories: People, Places, and Nature, as well as a grand prize winner.<p>The first place winner in each category will receive $2,500, and their photo will be published in National Geographic magazine. The grand prize winner receives $7,500 in addition to …

Nature

Breathtaking Photos Of Dancers Frozen In Time

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Yakovlev is master of capturing the human body in motion. His photographs of professional dancers exude elegance …

Photography

17 Ways To Squeeze A Little Extra Storage Out Of A Tiny Kitchen

Because a little extra space goes a long way.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

11 Storage Tricks That Will Keep Your Counters Clear

Reclaim your counter space.<p>Reclaim your counter space.

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover just snapped a picture of something that's unlike anything it encountered before

The new Mastcam color self portrait was taken just days ago on December 19, and includes the first ever color images of the rover deck.<p>Previously, …

What Meteorites Mean for Science, Culture, and Kitsch

We fear meteorites, we study them, and we collect anything hit by them.<p>Without meteorites, you probably wouldn’t be reading this. As writer Maria Golia explains in her new book, <i>Meteorite: Nature And Culture</i>, meteorite bombardments during Earth’s infancy may have delivered signature ingredients, …