Lindy Hunter

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Picture of the Day: Alarm Clock by Nature

Photograph by <b>JESSE ATTANASIO/ONElapse Photography</b> <br>Website | Facebook | Twitter | Vimeo | Instagram<p>In this amazing tent view by Jesse Attanasio of …

The Daily Routines of Famous Artists and Scholars

Published last year (23 April 2013), Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> took an in-depth look at the daily routines of 161 of history’s …

Dan Pauly Builds Amazing Little Cabins You Might Find in a Fantasy Novel

Dan Pauly is a fourth generation wood-working artisan best known for his amazing rustic cabins made from reclaimed wood. The Minnesota-based …

Picture of the Day: Camels Crossing the Sahara

In this beautiful capture by Ingeun Nam, we see a group of camels crossing Erg Chebbi, located in the Moroccan territory of the mighty Sahara …

Understanding Art – The Bathers by Paul Cezanne

Evan aka the Nerdwriter continues his <i>Understanding Art</i> video series, this time exploring French artist Paul Cézanne’s masterpiece, <i>The Bathers</i>.<p>If you …

Art

Picture of the Day: Butterflies Drinking Tears from Turtle Eyes

Photograph by amalavida.tv on Wikimedia Commons<p>In this remarkable capture, Julia Butterflies (<i>Dryas iulia</i>) are seen drinking the tears of turtles in …

Link About It: This Week's Picks

Sam Van Aken, an artist and professor at Syracuse University, has Frankenstein-ed together a tree that bears 40 different types of fruit, including peaches, plums, apricots and almonds. The “Tree of 40 Fruit” is the product of chip grafting—which works by splicing small branches of fruit varietals …

Syracuse University

The 17 dirtiest French expressions (and how to NOT use them)

<b>Travelers to France beware! These expressions are not for the faint-hearted and are provided here so you can know if you’re accidentally saying the</b> …

France

Doc Martin Fans Trample "Portwenn"

The British comedy series Doc Martin is a huge hit with PBS viewers. Being in Cornwall, I had to drop by the rugged little fishing port where it's filmed.<p>The village of Portwenn in Doc Martin is played by the real-life town of Port Isaac. Strolling its scenic harbor, I remembered the fun I had …

Travel

Hotel Bachaumont Opens in Paris

Officially opened just a few weeks ago, the minimalist, retro-style Hotel Bachaumont is a sublime (and much-needed) lodging and dining addition to Paris' hotel-strapped second arrondissement. About a ten minute walk from the Louvre (and a five minute stroll to David Lynch's nightclub Silencio), the …

France

Winners of the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The winners of the 27th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest have just been announced. Winning first prize, Anuar Patjane Floriuk of Tehuacán, Mexico, will receive an eight-day photo expedition for two to Costa Rica and the Panama Canal for a photograph of divers swimming near a …

A Trip to Antarctica

It is late winter in Antarctica now, and the months of darkness will soon be brightening. Research teams from around the world are preparing to head south soon, taking advantage of the (relatively) warm season to come. Gathered below are images of the Antarctic landscape and research facilities, …

Your pictures: Reflections

In pictures: National property

A new series by photographer Simon Roberts documenting the heritage sites of England goes on show in London

UK Parliament

World Remembers Hiroshima Atomic Bombing on Its 70th Anniversary

Hiroshima

Pictures of the day: 6 August 2015 - Telegraph

Seen From Space: Typhoon Soudelor Churns Toward Taiwan

Super Tyhpoon Soudelor barrels towards Taiwan below a green aurora in this image tweeted Friday by Japanese astronaut Kimiya Yui from the International Space Station. See his post here.<p>Typhoon Soudelor could land a direct hit on the Taiwanese capital of Taipei with the same force as 2005's …

Breakfast at Tiffany's

• <b>Author:</b> Shmoop<p>"Take your understanding of Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote to a whole new level, anywhere you go: on a plane, on a mountain, in a canoe, under a tree. Or grab a flashlight and read Shmoop under the covers.<p>Shmoop's award-winning learning guides are now available on your …

Life of the Week: Virginia Woolf

The unconventional English writer is remembered for influential works including <i>Mrs Dalloway</i> (1925), <i>To the Lighthouse</i> (1927) and <i>A Room of One's Own</i> …