Karla Jeselson

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Google Flights Browser Extension Makes Price Comparisons Easy

We here at <i>TPG</i> are huge fans of Google Flights. The ability to quickly search airline prices, schedules and routing options means that we’re daily …

Loyalty

You Do Have To Claim Financial Aid On Taxes, So Here's What To Know

If you're a college student, you're probably (justifiably) preoccupied with midterms and spring break plans right about now. But it also happens to …

College & University

How to Visit Glacier Point at Yosemite

Don't get all excited when you read Glacier Point, thinking there's a glacier in Yosemite National Park. There used to be one, but that was millions …

Barack Obama shares his 12 favorite books from 2017

On New Year's Eve, the 44th president listed 10 titles (and two bonus titles) that he thinks are worth picking up, including short stories, memoirs, and biographies.<p>Here's the full list.

Books

Scientists Have Discovered a Brand New Species of Giant Octopus Hiding in Plain Sight

Next-level camouflage.<p>Octopuses are masters of camouflage, but have you ever heard of an octopus that is so good at disguising itself as another …

Zoology

NFL-bound kicker Eddy Piñeiro thanks Gator Nation in tribute video

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Eddy Piñeiro rewrote the record books at Florida, and now he’s looking to make history again.<p>Piñeiro announced Tuesday that he …

33 Inspirational Photography New Year’s Resolutions and Assignment Ideas

Dear friend,As the new year is coming up, here are some new years resolutions we can apply to our photography:London, NYC, Kyoto, Tokyo:See upcoming …

Street Photography

100 Books Amazon Thinks You Should Read Before You Die

If your New Year's resolution is to read more in 2018 but don't know where to start, Amazon editors have got you covered. They've put together a list …

Books

How to Turn Netflix Movies Into Audiobooks

Sure, you’ve heard of binge-watching shows on Netflix, but how about binge listening?<p>Netflix has a category of programs that it offers audio …

5 Secret Weapons We Use To Score Cheap Plane Tickets

Airplane tickets eat up a pretty significant chunk of our travel budget. Spending a fortune on getting from point A to B feels like a bit of a waste, …

Travel

Apple Desserts

From iconic apple pie to more inventive granita, these incredible apple desserts are fresh, comforting and impossible to resist.

Dessert

Instagram “Food Styler” Shares Glorious Arrangements You Can Taste with Your Eyes

To Sine, the culinary creative behind “food styling” Instagram account Foodbites, desserts don't need to be sugary sweet to be delicious. Using fresh fruit as her main ingredient and artistic muse, she colorfully crafts healthy desserts that double as food art.<p>Each unconventional treat features …

Food

FilmConvert Now Available for Canon EOS 80D DSLR: Embrace the grain!

<i>FilmConvert today announced support for the Canon EOS 80D for their popular video production plug-in.</i>You either love it or you hate it.Film grain is …

Cameras

The Tardigrade Will Be the Last Living Thing On Earth

Water bears shall inherit the planet.<p>I hate to break it to you, but humans probably don't have that much longer before we go extinct—somewhere between 100 years and 5 billion years, depending on who you ask. Obviously, a human extinction event is unprecedented and incredibly hard to predict with …

Biology

Street dreams: surreal digital collages – in pictures

Spanish artist and graphic designer Nacho Ormaechea uses digital collages to imagine the stories of the people he comes across on the street, from the London Underground to a farmers’ market in Marseille. In his project Street Memories, he fills in their silhouettes with images that he feels …

Art

These nine different creatures have been named after Barack Obama

Though U.S. President Barack Obama is leaving office soon, he will be forever immortalized in taxonomy thanks to scientists who have named species …

40 Cheapest Countries to Travel to on $30 a Day or Less

Travel doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, I’ve found that I often spend less when I travel than when I spend a month at home in the US. When …

Top 100 Of The Most Influential Photos Of All Time

With millions of pictures taken every day we can easily get lost in the vast world of images. That's why TIME magazine decided to create a list of …

The mystery of why left-handers are so much rarer

Relatively few people are lefties, and it’s a puzzle why. Still, the science of handedness is revealing fascinating insights about you – from how it could change the way you think, to the fact that you might be ‘left-eared’.<p>From the time we pick up a chunky crayon and start scribbling as children, …

University of Oxford

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

23 Alton Brown Recipes You Have to Try ASAP

Alton Brown recipes are always a good idea, because the Food Network chef knows a thing or two (million) about food. The <b>Cutthroat Kitchen</b> host and longtime TV favorite is known for treating cooking like science (nitrus oxide cold brew, anyone?), and his vast culinary knowledge makes his recipes …

Cooking

Washington scientist launches effort to digitize all fish

SEATTLE (AP) — University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of stingray and other fish.<p>Last fall, he installed a small computed tomography, or CT, scanner at the UW's Friday Harbor …

University of Washington

Neuroscience Reveals the Nourishing Benefits That Silence Has on Your Brain

Here's what happens to your brain when it's surrounded by the noise of nothingness.<p>When's the last time you sat in total, utter silence? While it's not easy to find true peace and quiet, there's now evidence you may want to find more opportunities to embrace noiselessness throughout your day.<p>We …

The Brain

14 Cute Christmas Treats to Make With Your Kids

Pull out your aprons, crank up the Christmas tunes and grab your little helper, because it’s time to do some holiday baking. Homemade treats are great gifts for your friends and neighbors, and sharing will give you an excuse to make more (which is half the fun). It doesn’t matter if you’re a …

Dessert

Education Department will stop giving colleges information about students’ choices

The U.S. Department of Education plans to end its longstanding practice of giving colleges certain student information that some institutions may use …

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Healthy Eating

Airbnb Celebrates Pride With A New Short Film About The Travel Challenges Gay Couples Face

The company looks forward to a time when fear and discrimination aren’t part of anyone’s vacation plans.<p>The ability to travel safely and free of prejudice is something that straight couples probably take for granted. Gay and queer couples, meanwhile, need to be aware that anywhere they stay, …