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Artist Reimagines Disney Princesses as Different Ethnicities

Have you ever wondered what your favorite Disney princess would like like if she was another race or ethnicity? 23-year-old artist TT of the Tumblr blog Let There Be Doodles answers that question with the incredible series <i>Racebent Disney</i>. Using a combination of illustration and photo manipulation, …

Walt Disney Company

I Heart My National Park: Yosemite

Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been a ranger at the …

9 Must-Have Summer Nail Polishes

19 Things I Wish I'd Known About Money When I Was Younger

In this case, it's really better NOT to learn the hard way.<p>Let's face it, nobody REALLY knows how to #DoMoney. All we can do is muddle through and learn from experience. Or learn from <i>my</i> experience, maybe? Here, some financial hacks for your early 20s that I learned the hard way; read up, and maybe …

23 Things Only Model-Tall Girls Can Relate To

While being a tall woman has major perks, there are a few nagging inconveniences that accompany your impressive height.<p><b>1. Boys were comically shorter than you until the end of high school.</b> And it was especially bad in middle school. Try to slow-dance to Shaggy's "Wasn't Me" with a kid whose …

The Happiest States In America Might Also Be The Prettiest

Last week, Gallup released the results of a poll asking Americans how they feel about living in their home states. The results left us with one thought -- a pretty state is a happy state.<p>You see, the states with the largest percentage of residents who believe their state is the "best or one of the …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

15 Festivals To Attend Before You Die

Throwing tomatoes and watching balloon races aren't your standard, everyday activities. But every year, visitors gather in different locations around the world to participate in festivals ranging from spiritual to lighthearted. From samba dancing to bathing in a sacred river, each festival offers …

Festivals
Shark Attacks

'Required reading': As textbook prices soar, students try to cope

Hitting the books can be a serious hit in the wallet these days.<p>Already grappling with skyrocketing tuition and fees, college students also must contend with triple-digit inflation on the price of textbooks. With the average student shelling out $1,200 a year just on books, students, professors and …

College & University

Amazing Water Paintings by Antoine Renault

Antoine Renault is a self taught painter from France who loves to paint the water. Whether it's a pool, the ocean a simple water splash, Antoine …

Painting

12 Gorgeous Color Photos Of Geisha In The Late 1800s

A glimpse at what is known as the geisha golden age — and the kimonos are absolutely striking.<p>These photos would have been taken during what is generally known as the golden age of geisha.<p>(via)

Japan

More Hidden Street Art on Railings by Zebrating

Mannheim, Germany-based street art duo known as Zebrating have been leaving their mark across the globe, particularly on railings in public spaces. Their elusive graffiti work offers an entertaining surprise for viewers from specific angles. Their art relies heavily on perspective as each piece of …

Art

Expressive Digital Illustrations that Tell Surreal Stories

These surreal scenes by Christian Schloe feature bizarre moments that draw viewers out of a concrete reality and into a dreamy, fictional world. In his work, the digital artist creates expressive visual stories filled with soft color palettes, elegant birds and butterflies, soft flower petals, and …

Digital Art