Heather Crosby

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10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

<i>This article was originally published on Completed Thoughts.</i><p>Have you ever asked yourself questions like these?<p>"Why do I have to get up so early?"<br>• "Why is this happening to me?"<br>• "I'm screwed, aren't I?"<br>• "Why is life so hard?"<br>• "I should just give up, shouldn't I?<p>If you are like the average person, you …

Watch Every Fallout 4 SPECIAL Stats Video

Fallout 4 launches in a couple weeks, and while we're sure hardcore fans are already thinking about their character's build, newcomers to Fallout may not be familiar with how character statistics work. Thankfully, Bethesda has put out an informative video series that explains the seven major …

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella From Scratch

At Serious Eats, we're lucky enough to work right across the street from Di Palo Selects, an Italian fine foods store that just happens to make some of the best fresh mozzarella I've ever tasted. It's milky, tender, and mild, with a faint layer of cream beneath the skin that gushes a little when …

Here's how 'Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer rankings work

<i>Halo 5: Guardians</i> is almost upon us, and once the campaign credits roll (or the game itself finishes installing on your Xbox One, depending on your style) you might be curious how multiplayer ranking works. Wonder no more because it's similar to <i>League of Legends</i> according to a post on <i>Halo Waypoint</i>. …

This 16-year-old artist uses fallen leaves to create stunning paintings.

Her work is creative, but it also sends a …

Art

Master Chief Is Dead, But Not Really, in This New Halo 5 Video

Microsoft has published a new TV commercial for Halo 5: Guardians that dives deeper into the Master Chief vs. Spartan Locke story for the upcoming sci-fi shooter. As we learned in the last TV commercial, the "official" story in Halo 5 is that Master Chief is dead. But that's not exactly true. This …

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Welcome to the Future: 23 Photos of Vertical Living Around the World

For our latest group show, to be exhibited in person at PIX 2015 in Seattle this October 6-7 as well as online at DPReview, we asked to see your …

Could diesel made from air help tackle climate change?

<b>Making diesel out of thin air sounds like something from science fiction.</b><p>But small companies in Germany and Canada are doing precisely this - capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) and finding ways to sell it.<p>German company Sunfire produced its first batches of so-called e-diesel in April. Federal Minister …

Imperial College London

Edenworks Is Building The Future Of Food On Urban Rooftops

Avocados from Mexico. Apples from Chile. Broccoli from China. If you take a look at the stickers on the produce you’re buying at the grocery store, chances are they’ll read something like this.<p>Fast-forward twenty years. Instead of driving to Whole Foods to pay top dollar for produce that was picked …

It's not an elaborate treehouse — it's a new affordable housing concept.

This Dutch architect's big idea makes even our "greenest" cities look …

Housing

What 5 amazing athletes eat for breakfast

What does the breakfast of champions really look like? We asked five incredible athletes (from an ultrarunner to a yogi) how they fuel up in the morning to stay so fit. Then our expert—Kim Larson, RDN, a sports dietitian at Total Health in Seattle, and a spokesperson for the American Academy of …

Breakfast

New scary-looking fish species comes from the ocean's dark depths

<b>(CNN) —</b> Now and again, marine scientists plumbing the dark depths of the sea pull out a new fish species that is just out-and-out ugly.<p>The latest discovery looks like a hunchbacked, rotting old shoe with spikes, a scraggly mustache and a big mouth with bad teeth. And it has a long, angular fishing …

Zoology

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

Psychology

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By the Silent Line: Beautiful Photos of a Parisian Railway Being Reclaimed by Nature

Photographer Pierre Folk has spent 3 years documenting the same, 20-mile long stretch of Parisian railway with his 4×5 view camera… but he’s not …

Rainbow world: the most colourful places on Earth – in pictures

The world is full of landscapes that are so surreal, and so intensely coloured, that it’s hard to believe they really exist. Take a look at some of the strangest, and most vibrant, views in the world, from a pink lake in Senegal to striped rock formations in China

Tranquil Seascape Series Shot Using Long Exposure Photography

In a very soothing new collection, artist Antii Viitala shoots elegant long exposure photographs of the ocean shore. Viitala who is a landscape and …

Landscape Photography

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Flag Cake

When I was in Montana visiting my fiancé's family, I came across something I had never seen before: A bear steering a speedboat across a lake, his family in the back, the USA colors flying in the breeze, and a sober, concentrated look resting on his brow in oils on canvas. I had never seen a …

Upper Terrace at Mammoth Hot Spring, Yellowstone

Enchanting World of Vibrant Tropical Frogs

Wil Mijer is a skilled Dutch photographer who adores shooting the lovely and enchanting world of vibrant tropical frogs. Mijer is into tiny creatures …

Zoology

Artist Shares Beautiful Illustrations Created with Flower Petals and Household Objects

Singapore-based artist Lim Zhi Wei, who goes by Limzy or @lovelimzy on Instagram, doesn’t use your typical materials to create her mini masterpieces. …

The Colony

Jaw-Dropping Underwater Photos of the Most Enormous Predatory Hunt in the World

The southern African sardine run happens from May through July when literally billions of sardines spawn in the waters of the Agulhas Bank and travel …

13 Amazing Nature Panorama Photos

A panorama is a wide-angle view or representation of a physical space, whether in painting, drawing, photography, film, seismic images or a …

Watch Rare Footage Of Living, Swimming Oarfish

The world's longest bony fish grows to more than 50 feet and is hardly ever seen alive.<p>Behold the oarfish, the world's longest bony fish. The beasts typically live hundreds of feet below the ocean surface and thus are rarely seen. Since 2002, however, a few videos (like the one above) have surfaced …

How to Safely and Successfully Photograph Lightning

Lightning is quite simply a marvel of nature. While it does carry with it an appreciable potential for destruction, we can’t ignore our fascination …

Landscape Photography

Stunning Photos of 8 Million Flower Petals Raining Down on a Costa Rican Village

When your day involves eight million flower petals, you either have a VERY upset significant other, are St. Valentine himself, or you’re doing a …

Meet The Photographer Who Uses Real Animals In Her Dreamy Portraits

<i>Our editor is out at a press even this morning, so we’re digging up some of our favorite articles from the ISO archives to keep you inspired,</i> …