Rebecca Vance

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Dive into the Watery Remains of Shipwrecks at This National Park

<b>Location: California<br>Established: March 5, 1980<br>Size: 249,354 acres</b><p>Strung along a stretch of California coast are five separate pieces of land surrounded by 1,252 square nautical miles of sea. Channel Islands National Park and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary protect these islands, the sea …

Couple Gets Married On Mount Everest After Trekking For 3 Weeks, And Their Wedding Photos Are Epic

It’s been said that love can move mountains, but one California couple has proven that it can also climb them. Ashley Schmeider and James Sisson felt …

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Glacier National Park

On May 11, 1910, President William Taft signed a bill into law establishing Glacier National Park. The country’s 10th national park, Montana’s …

National Parks

House Republicans continue health-care push, may leave changes to Senate

The aim has become very simple for House Republicans stumbling closer to passing a bill to revise the Affordable Care Act: just get it off their plates and over to the Senate.<p>In the messy effort to rally their often unruly party around a measure to replace big parts of President Barack Obama’s …

The Golden Fields in the morning

A Special Passport Day!<p>Today’s photo was a lot of (fun) work, and this time, I happened to capture everything on video. You get to see me running out …

Nature’s Fury Revealed in These Spellbinding Time-Lapses

A photographer relentlessly pursues the perfect storm.<p>Come spring, the air over Tornado Alley begins to crackle and neon lightning whips across the denim sky: Nature’s brazen declaration that storm season has arrived in the southern plains of the United States.<p>For many, the telltale signs—dark, …

11 Brunch Ideas To Get Things Hoppin' This Easter

Why are we pumped for April 1, 2018? No, not just because it's Easter and we love eating egg-shaped candy from pastel-colored wicker baskets. We're …

13 Day Trips to Take on Your Next European Vacation

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Travel

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

This Century-Long Photo Project Documents Montana’s Shrinking Glaciers

Repeat photography from 70 spots shows the stark differences over decades.<p>There are lots of high-tech ways to document climate change, but at Glacier …

National Parks

I Wanted To Know Why A Storm Chaser Would Drive Into A Tornado - So I Asked Him

A recent set of tragic or high-profile events has placed the storm chaser community in the spotlight. Last week, three storm chasers were killed in a traffic accident while chasing in Texas. This was a tragic event that shook the weather community. This week fellow storm chasers berated a chaser …

Natural wonders that will blow your mind

For all our obsession with man-made wonders, technological advances and increasing urbanisation, nothing compares to the creations of Mother Nature.<p>Vast cave systems, wild desert landscapes and breathtaking waterfalls all remind us of our small place in earth’s story. And even with our …

Hiking

8 most romantic camping destinations in America

The most romantic camping destinations in the US are all about sharing the love of the outdoors with someone special!<p>As long as your love’s idea of …

Camping

Watch How to Make Your Own Sprinkles

<i>To gear up for the release of our new cookbook, Ice Cream & Friends, we're re-running a tutorial on how to make sprinkles—one of ice cream's best friends—with a bonus video!</i><p>When I was a little kid, I adored sprinkles. I would add them to absolutely every ice cream cone I ordered.<p>In the past few …

5 Steps to Making More Creative Landscape Photos

Most people photograph this waterfall from an entirely different angle. Wanting to get something a little different, I experimented with different …

Landscape Photography

To Be an Exceptional Boss, Here Are 11 Things You Must Give Your Employees

No, the list doesn't include great pay and benefits. (Shouldn't those be a given?) Great bosses go much further.<p>Think about a boss you truly respected. Think about a leader you truly admired. Think about a leader you not only loved to work for, but <i>with</i>.<p>What sets that person apart from every other …

Leadership

Trump slams intel officials, media over Flynn and Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday blamed the media and "illegally leaked" intelligence information for bringing down his national …

small batch tiramisu

Please tell me this doesn’t just happen to me: You know when you love a dish so much, you don’t even want to risk ordering it when you’re out because …

If You Do This 1 Thing, Your Life Is Guaranteed to Be Changed in 2017

Meditation, if done properly, will change your personal and professional life for the better.<p>If you haven't incorporated meditation into your routine yet, you're not alone. Maybe you've always heard about it but aren't sure where to start. Maybe you've tried it out but felt like you weren't getting …

Meditation

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Fruit bats, a nosy kangaroo and the last male northern white rhino are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Groupon users have thousands of pounds stolen by fraudsters

Groupon is under pressure to crack down on fraudsters after scores of customers reported that thousands of pounds had been taken from their bank accounts when cyber criminals placed orders in their name.<p>The scammers allegedly used login details retrieved elsewhere to hack into individual Groupon …

My Two-Month Journey In Iceland, Hitchhiking, Camping And Photographing The Most Serene Landscapes I’ve Ever Seen

In early August 2015, I left my hometown of Sofia with the idea to visit Iceland. I didn’t take a flight nor did I take the ferry – I took the public …

16 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent thread on Quora discussed some of the best destinations in Europe that remain unknown.<p>The answers hit on a number of hidden gems, which we included in this list, along with some others that came from our own research.<p>From Denmark's Faroe Islands to one of Armenia's oldest monasteries, here …

First real snow of the season lands in NYC and it’s beautiful

Check out these wonderful photos captured of the city’s first snow day<p>For the past few weeks, Mother nature has been toying with us , bringing unseasonably warm weather one day and in the blink of an eye switching to blistering cold. But after teasing with flurries here and there, the first real …

New York City

Eyewitness: Venice

Rowers dressed as Santa take part in the annual Father Christmas regatta

The cord-cutter's guide to the best indoor antennas

You don't need to spend much money to get free TV. Indoor antennas cost as little as $10 and let you watch free TV programs over the air with your current television.<p>That's music to the ears of cord cutters looking to ditch that big cable TV bill. The next question, of course, is, "Which antenna …

Grilled Cheese Egg in the Hole Recipe

Ingredients<p>2 slices of sourdough or your favorite bread<br>• 2 slices white cheddar cheese (about 2 ounces)<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1 pad of butter, plus more for the pan (optional)<br>• olive oil or spray<br>• salt and pepper<br>• 2.5 round cookie cutter<p>Directions<p>Put pan on medium heat. Add oil or spray.<br>• Spread butter on one side of each …

Recipes

50 places to travel to in 2017

While it may be hard to believe, 2016 is coming to a close, meaning that it's time to look ahead to 2017.<p>Whether you consider yourself a tourist, a traveler, or a weekend warrior, one thing is universal: you travel to see and experience new things.<p>To help you do this, we've put together the …

Nature Photographer Captures Stunning Images of African Wildlife at Night Under Moonlit Skies

Brendon Cremer is a wildlife and nature photographer known for his stunning images of exotic animals in Africa. Among his most spectacular …

Photography