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See Clearly Now

This week, the streets of London were flush with eccentric accessories: lucite heels being one of them. Here, three street style stars who wore them well.

stylestars

11 weird but useful Spanish expressions everyone should learn

1. A buenas horas, mangas verdes (“It’s too late, green sleeves.”)<p>Don’t try to find any hidden meanings added by the mysterious green sleeves part. …

7 features most people don't know exist in Instagram

The app is designed simply and is optimised for social connections, displaying all the posts from people you follow in reverse-chronological order.<p>It's easy to figure out the basics like cropping a photo or choosing a filter to make it look better.<p>But while the app's interface is simple to use, …

Artist Cultivates 1.2-Acre Field Into Massive Crop Art Paying Homage to Van Gogh

Displaying a talent cultivated throughout his lifetime, Stan Herd‘s aptly named “earthworks” are a uniquely rural form of art. His latest piece (a massive reformation of Van Gogh's 1889 <i>Olive Trees</i>) <i></i>sits in a field in Eagan, Minneapolis, gaining worldwide attention. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, …

Wedding Photographers Reveal Their Earliest Photos to Show How Far They’ve Come

Confucius once said that “the journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Well, the journey of a thousand weddings begins with one photograph. …

Time I

Perth Observatory reopens with volunteer astronomers

Six months after the State Government withdrew funding for the Perth Observatory, a small army of keen astronomers has picked up the task of running …

American Air Says It Is Cancelling Orders From Lie-Flat Seat Maker

American Airlines Inc. will replace Zodiac Aerospace as the supplier of premium business-class seats for its Boeing Co. 787-9 Dreamliners and some …

American Airlines

Your Personal Time Lapse Tool

Unleash your creativity with Hobie, the phone accessory designed to make awesome time lapses! All you have to do is pick your perspective, insert …

Jilted Hotel Operator at Yosemite Sues for Rights to Landmarks' Names

A company that lost its long-held contract to run Yosemite National Park’s hotels, restaurants and outdoor activities has filed a lawsuit demanding …

The fashion edit: the top 12 autumn skirts – in pictures

Now’s the perfect time to experiment with textures

Photography

The fashion edit: the top 12 autumn bags – in pictures

Dress up denim with a grown-up bag

Lifestyle

A Hands-On First Look at the New Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E VR

My name is Tanner Johnson, and I’m a local photographer from Bozeman, Montana, who works at the local camera store, Bozeman Camera. We recently …

A new feature in Apple's latest iPhone update is causing big trouble for online retailers

That sounds like a great thing for consumers who get to view their favorite websites without getting interrupted by pesky ads.<p>But it actually presents a big problem for companies that make most of their money from mobile ads — like most media companies.<p>As it turns out, installing these ad blockers …

Morning News: Boeing's Newest Airplane Celebrates Star Wars

Stormtroopers help debut a Star Wars-themed 787-9 Dreamliner, while a LinkedIn contest promises transatlantic flights for entrepreneurs.<p>Japanese airline ANA rolled out the first of its specially themed <i>Star Wars</i>aircraft on Friday evening. Escorted by stormtroopers from a hangar at Boeing in Seattle, …

Virgin Atlantic

6 Creative IKEA Product Photography Hacks

Want some cheap and simple do-it-yourself photo equipment? Check out the IKEA store near you. In addition to being affordable options for home items, …

3 Ways to Manipulate Selected Colors in Photoshop

If you have a good understanding of composition and photographic techniques, you have many tools at your disposal for making your images stand out …

Architizer

‘Where Love Is Illegal’ Gives Voice to LGBTQI Individuals Whose Human Rights Have Been Violated

<i>Where Love Is Illegal</i>, says Paris-based photographer and human rights advocate Robin Hammond, began with five gay men fighting for survival in …

Empathy

Architizer

10 Best Dressed: Week of September 14, 2015

The ’90s are definitely back, as evidenced by the Venice Film Festival red carpet: minimal, monochromatic, a little bit grunge, a little bit Gwyneth.

These Majestic Photos Will Give You A Spacegasm

The winners of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 competition have been announced and they'll make you want to leave planet Earth.

10 Oktoberfests to Visit If You Can't Make it To Munich

As throngs of thirsty folk head to the halls for Oktoberfest 2015, we round up our favorite Oktoberfests around the country.<p><i>This post originally appeared in 2014 and has been updated.</i><p>Oktoberfest, Fredericksburg, Texas<p>Texas has strong ties to Germany—Texas German, a dialect, is still used amongst …

On The Red Couch With Doctors Without Borders Executive Director Jason Cone

<i>Since its founding in 1990, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF-USA) or Doctors Without Borders, has opened offices in 28 countries, employed more than 30,000 people and treated over a hundred million patients—8.25 million in 2014 alone. Jason Cone serves as executive director of the U.S. operation that</i> …

NY Fashion Week Ends With a Bang: Pictures

13 Amazing and Entertaining Photographers on Periscope

If you’ve spent any time on Periscope you know, with its 10 million users to date, it’s becoming a fire hose of people to follow. While that pales in …

Social Media

Alibaba: The year that Jack Ma would like to forget

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has a simple recipe for happiness: Focus on your friends, don't worry too much about money, and -- this is the big one -- never take your company public.<p>Oh! If only Ma had taken his own advice. It's been one year since Alibaba listed on the New York Stock Exchange in the …

Stock Markets

Wild, wet and semi-nude: how prime ministers party when they lose the top job

Bob Hawke<p>The legendary drinker, who set a world record by skoaling a yard of beer in 11 seconds at University College, Oxford, has never been shy …

The world is filled with majestic sights and natural beauty. Erg Chebbi has some of #Morocco's amazing sand dunes. Here a Berber walks through the desert on a hot sunny day. #Travel (Image: Getty Images)

Australian shipping firm Discount Freight under investigation over vanishing valuables

On Saturday, the man behind Discount Freight, former NSW Liberal Party state candidate Phillip Abadee, defended his track record by stating he had to …

Liberal Party

Why Everyone Should Stay in Downtown L.A.

The city's historic downtown is going through an incredible rebirth right now, with boutique hotels riding the next wave of revitalization.<p>For the last several decades, Downtown Los Angeles was never a part of L.A. where visitors would linger. People would typically go there to go to work, or to …