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Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

‘We are all just mind-boggled:’ scenes from the total solar eclipse of 2017

By William Wan<p>, Reporter<p>Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>Leah Sottile<p>For one brief moment, day became night.<p>And the sun was replaced by a black circle — ringed on all sides with gleaming white fire.<p>As the Great American Eclipse made landfall in the tiny coastal town of Newport, Ore., the rowdy crowd that …

Solar Eclipse

A Total Eclipse Will Sweep The U.S. In August, And People Are Going Nuts For It

On Monday, Aug. 21, a solar eclipse will be visible across America. The last time the contiguous United States saw a total eclipse was 1979, and it will be the first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 99 years, reports The Associated Press.<p>A partial eclipse will be visible throughout the United …

South Carolina

The Science of the Perfect Smile

Say, 'Optimal balance!"<p>From his disregard for people’s feelings to his literal axe-wielding, there’s a lot of evidence that Patrick Bateman is truly …

The Five Apps For The Best Summer Photography

Summer means road trips, barbecues, vacations, and, therefore, photos. Piles and piles of photos. If you want yours to stand out from the flood of others, or you want your Instagram to be that much better, try these five apps.<p><b>VSCO</b><p>Think of VSCO as a fancier, more powerful version of Instagram’s app. …

This handy tool makes discovering beautiful Google fonts simple

An often overlooked Google product is Google Fonts. Not only do these look great and speed up the Internet, but they’re also completely free. The only downside is picking one to use in your next project.<p>Better Google Font Finder, by San Francisco-based product designer Mattthew, aims to make that …

15 Tips for Taking Great Vacation Photos

Tell a story<p>The most engaging vacation photos will tell the story of your trip from start to finish. Taking pictures at key moments, such as …

Rise and Shine: 12 Easy Weekend Breakfast Recipes

Christmas might be over, but there are still kids and houseguests to feed. Whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes and give them something delicious to wake up to.<p><b>1. Best Blueberry Muffins</b><p>Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender crumb and sparkling sugar crust, these really are the best …

Breakfast

Your Organization Can't Afford to Ignore Good Design

Your customers will reward you for it.<p>Last week I wrote about, what makes a design-led or centered organization different from other organizations. Thank you for all the interest the article generated.<p>I had a selfish reason for the article. As a designer I want to make the value of design apparent …

Sneak Peek at Spring Flower Show in the UK: Pictures

6 Photography Tips for Making Puddles Look Epic

Spring is in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your camera and head back outdoors. Don’t let April showers keep you from taking photos! …

Landscape Photography

Meet Britain’s Banksy of Punctuation

For years an anonymous Englishman has gone around erasing misplaced apostrophes in the signs on shops and offices and inserting them where they’re …

Why Shooting Street Photography Will Make You a Happier Person

Dear friend,<p>I think street photography is better at bringing you happiness than taking medication or going on a fancy vacation — here is why:<p>1. …

Therapeutic Photography

Photography can be therapeutic. Sometimes you just need a “photo fix” when you “just gotta get out and make some pics.” It’s the good feeling you get …

Landscape Photography

The strange and unusual origins of Easter bunnies and chocolate eggs

<b>• Easter in the United States is widely associated with bunnies, candy, and flowers.</b><p><b>• Many of those symbols have ancient origins.</b><p><b>• But the idea that Easter's name derives from a pagan goddess is likely untrue.</b><p>Easter is the most important feast day on the Christian calendar: a celebration centered …

Jesus

Wildlife Photographer of the Year: unforgettable animal behaviour

From basking gharial to stampeding muskoxen, these images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition have been selected for a Natural History Museum book, Unforgettable Behaviour, and offer a unique glimpse into hidden worlds of animal survival and joy

Wildlife

Netflix's 13 Reasons Why Adaptation Isn't Perfect, But It Is Must-See TV

There was a time when shows about regular, everyday high schoolers were the bread and butter of young adult television. But now, unless you have a …

4 Fantastic Portrait Tutorials: Tips & Tricks for Better Photos

Learning to photograph people is a rite of passage for any photographer. When it comes to portrait photography, there’s so much to consider: …

Tutorials

The Flirty Lace Dress Hack You Need to Get Ready for Vacay

I don’t know about you, but I’ve seen SO many cute dresses out there lately! Spring floral dresses, cold-shoulder dresses, pinafores, and festival styles: I love them all! The only problem with many pieces on the market is that they’re a little too short for my liking. Standing up, they’re an okay …

Sewing

Where to buy the chicest one-piece bathing suits

Swimsuit shopping can get tricky, especially early in the season. Thankfully one-pieces are back and chicer than ever. There is something so sexy yet flattering about sporting a one-piece silhouette. We've hunted down the three best places to find the perfect swimsuit at every price. Ranging from …

Clothing

15 Geeky Tote Bags For Lugging Around Your Books

Ever have too many books to possibly hold under one arm? We know the struggle, and that's why we did some digging to find you some excellent tote …

Signs from women's marches around the world – in pictures

Donald Trump,Donald Trump inauguration,US news,World news,Protest,Women,UK news<p>A selection of some of the best signs from women’s marches across the world, from Toronto to Lisbon

Donald Trump

Wild, Multilayered Portraits Look Like Intricate Paper Sculptures

These digital illustrations are actual dimensional renderings with a tactile textured aesthetic.<p>Mixing 3D modeling with carefully applied shadows, Maxim Shkret’s digital creations evoke densely layered paper sculptures. His 3D digital illustrations range from renderings of animals to figures, …

Brisket, Latkes, Rugelach And More: 10 Delicious Haukkah Recipes

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with family, friends, and lots of delicious food. Happy Hanukkah!<p><b>1. Curried Sweet Potato Pancakes</b><p>Spiced with an aromatic blend of curry, cumin, ginger, and cayenne pepper, these exotic latkes double as a fabulous winter side dish. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Onion Braised Beef</b> …

Here's how you can turn your toilet paper rolls into the most festive decorations in your house

We’ve discovered the best decorations for the holidays this year: your toilet paper rolls. Wait, back up. Say what? Yes. Toilet paper rolls. This DIY …

A Mindful Gift Guide For Christmas

Photography Johanna Ruebel, Model Rosalie@IZAIO Management<p>Words Dorte Lange via LISSOME<p>Christmas is coming closer and so is the end of 2016. I enjoy …

Obsessed With Hanging Shelves – Simple DIY Ideas You’ll Love

Small accent shelves aren’t exactly a life-saving source of storage space although they do offer some. They are most prominent as decorative elements …

Clean A Greasy Phone With This DIY Screen Spray

Fingerprints, be gone.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Distilled water<p>70% rubbing alcohol<br>Travel-sized spray bottle<p>Microfiber towel<p>Scissors<p>Sharpie<p>Funnel<p>Hook-and-loop fastener<p>1. Mix together a solution of ½ distilled water and ½ rubbing alcohol (70%).<p>2. Pour the mixture into a travel-sized spray bottle. Use …

Top 50 Wall Art DIYs for Your Child’s Bedroom

Children’s bedrooms are probably the most fun spaces to decorate in the home. You can leave all your inhibitions behind and be as creative as your …