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Turning Vegetables into Noodles and More with Inspiralizer

If you're in a cooking rut, one way to rediscover a love for vegetables you've been long neglecting is just a different way to cut them. The art of "spiralizing," or transforming vegetables into long spirals or noodles with the help of a tool, has been embraced by vegans to low carb dieters …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

ISO, Aperture & Shutter Speed | A Cheat Sheet For Beginners

One of the first things you must learn as a new photographer is the relationship between ISO, aperture and shutter speed. Known as the “exposure …

Shutter Speed

The 40 best restaurants in Britain

Forty chefs open up their address books for Observer Food Monthly and reveal their favourite places to eat, from Inverness to Paignton and from Michelin-starred restaurants to a pie and mash shop<p><b>London</b><p><b>1 Wright Brothers,</b> Spitalfields<i><br>Chosen by Angela Hartnett, Murano, Cafe Murano</i><br>What with Hawksmoor, …

England

This Clever Duvet Cover Trick is Going to Change Your Life

The "duvet burrito" makes changing your cover SO much easier.<p>Nothing says frustrating like trying to put on a duvet cover by yourself. In a world of iPhones, robo-vacuums, and all sorts of tech gadgets, you'd think we would have found a simpler solution to this cumbersome housekeeping task by now. …

Bedrooms

18 Rustic Rooms That Look So Cozy

Get comfy by the fire in one of these stunning rooms.<p>From a barn kitchen to a fishing cottage living room, these rustic rooms will make you feel warm and toasty — no matter the season.

Interior Design

Playful Photo Booth Portraits Showcase Adoptable Dogs' Sweet Personalities

There's no shortage of pets that need a good home, but how do you best show people that their new pal is waiting for them at the shelter? The Humane Society of Utah has an ingenious way of enticing potential owners to adopt homeless dogs. Photographer Guinnevere Shuster captured the pups' colorful …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

8 Google Maps Hacks That Will Change The Way You Travel

We knew Google Maps could show us the world. But we didn't know the app could pull quite so many game-changing travel tricks.<p>From booking a black car to planning a ski route, this little tool is primed to completely revamp the way we travel. Here are some of the smartest Google Maps hacks to enjoy …

Google Maps

Affinity Photo is a New Pro Photoshop Alternative for Mac Users: Get It for Free

Affinity Photo is a new program that was launched today by the England-based software company Serif. It’s designed to be a powerful alternative to …

Software

What Happens When A Professional Photographer Is Given A ‘Cheap Camera’

<b>Photography show</b> DigitalRev ropes in AFP photojournalist Alex Ogle for its latest video in the series ‘Pro Photographer, Cheap Camera Challenge’.<p><b>The</b> …

Expert guide to Adelaide

Basics<p><b>Currency:</b> Australian dollar. Most cash points (known as ATMs) work with international cards. There are several bureaux du change offices across the city<p><b>International dialling codes:</b> dial 00 61 8 for Adelaide numbers from abroad, or 08 from within Australia. Dial 0011 to get an international …

Watch This Glorious Mashup of 'Sesame Street' and 'Harry Potter'

It's so brilliant that we can barely give it a proper introduction: Just in time for Halloween, <i>Sesame Street</i> took on <i>Harry Potter</i> yesterday in a mashup that is the stuff of both our childhood and adult dreams. Without further ado, see Cookie Monster take on the title role in "Furry Potter and the …

National Geographic Travel

Backpacking Australia? Here Are 6 Places You May Not Have Thought To Go...

Australia is huge and there aren't many people to fill it, so the idea of 'off-the-beaten-track' can conjure up a plethora of destinations. There …

Children 'scared to sing' for fear of X Factor-style ridicule

Dominic Peckham says The X Factor is responsible for turning pupils off singing lessons, saying they now "expect to be ridiculed" when appearing before adults<p>Children are being scared away from singing lessons because of fears they will be subjected to X Factor-style ridicule, a Royal Opera House …

TV shows

17 Things To Expect When You Date A Girl Who’s Used To Being On Her Own

<b>1.</b> Expect her to do her own thing often and without letting you know, at least at first. It’s not that you don’t matter; it’s just that she’s learned …

Viral Photo of Great White Shark Stirs Debate Over Cages, Baiting

Picture raises questions over impact of popular cage diving in South Africa.<p>A schoolteacher's dramatic photo of a great white shark has gone viral, inspiring a lively Internet debate about whether it's ethical to bait sharks, many of which are threatened species, so that tourists can see them up …