Caroline Cripe

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg documentary 'RBG' earns favorable verdict

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stirring in all the right ways, "RBG" is much more than just a profile of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the unexpectedly iconic Supreme Court Justice. The documentary, rather, turns out to be a wonderful love story, with a buddy comedy -- built around Ginsburg's unlikely friendship with her …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Here’s Dave Chappelle’s emphatic statement about Michelle Wolf’s insults at the WHCD

Comedic icon Dave Chappelle offered an emphatic and passionate statement about the controversial insults from fellow comedian Michelle Wolf at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.<p>The popular comedian said that although he thought Wolf’s jokes were “flat-footed,” he had to respect that she stood …

Comedy

Women fighting forest fires say abuse is rife – but men often go unpunished

Women in the US Forest Service love what they do. But they also describe a toxic male environment that tolerates, and even promotes, their harassers<p>Denice Rice handles things for herself. A more than 20-year veteran of the US Forest Service’s wildfire operations, she’s spent weeks at a time working …

Sexual Harassment

4-year-old N.B. art prodigy is taking the art world by storm

When he’s not playing with dinosaurs or reading a book, four-year-old Advait Kolarkar uses paint, canvases and his imagination to create …

Art

This renowned photo exhibit shows historic images of black people

<b>Black Chronicles IV</b><b><br>Fada Gallery, University of Johannesburg, Bunting Road Campus, Auckland Park</b><b><br>Gallery hours: Tuesdays to Fridays 9am to 4pm;</b> …

Black History

Photo essay shows what it looks like to grow up in a Chinese restaurant in rural America

Hannah Yoon is a photojournalist who lives in Ontario. On trips to visit her husband’s family in rural Pennsylvania, she writes that she’d become …

Photo Essays

African female bikers raising health awareness in Nigeria

The FBI, Female Bikers Initiative, are a group of Nigerian women taking health awareness across their country, on their motorbikes.<p><i>Video Journalist: Ema Edosio, BBC Pidgin</i>

Africa

Where Did The Unique Style Of Botswana's Guitarists Come From? Nobody Seems To Know

As YouTube videos go, a 2009 clip entitled "Botswana Music Guitar - Ronnie - 'Happy New Year' " is not the most visually arresting — just a static shot of a man sitting in front of a cinderblock wall and cradling a battered acoustic guitar, while behind him a second person, in a blue work shirt and …

Guitar

Celebrate National Park Week With Parks Project | Adventure Sports Network

The brand's mission? Support our public lands. Time to rep your favorite park.<p>It’s National Park Week, and for apparel brand Parks Project, this is …

National Parks

The Top 6 Mistakes Every Points and Miles Beginner Makes

There’s a reason that dozens of all-encompassing, detailed resources exist for maximizing points and miles: this is a complicated hobby. If you’re …

Personal Finance

I Started Taking Photos With an iPhone in 2014, Now I’ve Left My Desk Job to Become a Full-Time Photographer

<b>About four years ago,</b> I was swimming around the lineup in Panama City Beach, Florida with an iPhone in a Lifeproof case. I had a newly discovered …

Photography

Should photographers use social media to grow a business?

Much has changed in the world of social media in the past two years. What was once a vibrant way of growing your business has become nearly …

A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

Pollution

American wins top photojournalism award

Photojournalist Andrea Bruce has captured intimate moments of ordinary life in Syria, Iraq and elsewhere. Now, she is being honored for her work with …

Photos of Loneliness in New York City

Photographer Luc Kordas first moved from Europe to New York City in 2014 after living in six different countries in six different years. Since then, …

Hours of Sport Events Photoshopped Into Dizzying Single Photos

“Crowded Fields” is a new eye-popping photo project by photographer Pelle Cass, who used Photoshop to combine hours of sporting events and hundrds of …

Dramatic Photos of Our World From Above

This photographer provides a bird's-eye view of urban and natural wonders.<p>Photography is a meditative practice for Toronto photographer Gary Cummins. Working in the construction industry by day, Cummins relishes his nights and weekends to explore his sky-high passion. “Photography for me is mainly …

Construction Industry

107 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Coursera was founded by two professors at Stanford University. Shutterstock/MintImages<p>Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking …

Online Education

Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Living Rooms

Tips and Tricks on Visiting 26 National Parks, Straight From Park Employees

From the best time of the year to visit to the best hidden spots, straight from those who know it best.<p>Each of the National Park Service’s 417 …

National Parks

Patagonia vs. Donald Trump

We all knew the legendary outerwear company Patagonia lived and breathed the adventurous life. We knew they cared about the environment. But it wasn’t till Trump came along that we realized they were ready to fight.<p><b>Patagonia was built</b> in the image of its founder, Yvon Chouinard. In late January, …

Black Lives Matter

Why I Use Getty Images to Sell My Photos

By doing a quick calculation, my photos make up 0.002% of the still images available on GettyImages.com. Which means I have 1,600 photos for sale out …

Archeologist Spends Over 35 Years Building Enormous Scale Model of Ancient Rome

Tucked in the residential Roman neighborhood of EUR, a sprawling 1:250 scale model displays the glory of ancient Rome. Known as the <i>Plastico di Roma Imperiale</i>, the plaster model was commissioned by Mussolini in 1933 and depicts Rome in the 4th century AD at the time of Constantine I. It now sits in …

I Spent 3 Weeks In Iceland Photographing Its Incredible Winter Landscape

I traveled to Iceland during its winter months of December and January for three weeks. During this time, I photographed the amazing winter landscape …

33 photos that show why everyone misses Obama

Former President Barack Obama has been living the dream ever since he left office more than a year ago.<p>From vacationing in exotic locations, to sitting for his official portrait, to negotiating a Netflix deal, Obama has been making the most of his post-presidency — and it's hard not to feel a …

The White House

Artist Reimagines Canada’s Mountain Ranges as Vibrant Geometric Landscapes

Vancouver-based artist Elyse Dodge reimagines local mountain ranges as otherworldly landscapes made of colorful geometric shapes. Inspired by British Columbia’s incredible beauty, Dodge reveals that her aim is to “capture the vibrant beauty of the landscapes that we call home.” Using a bold color …

An Introvert’s Guide to the Appalachian Trail

I have always loved hiking. It gives me time alone in nature to replenish my energy, enjoy the pure exertion of exercise, and appreciate the beauty …

Hiking

Photographer Revisits American Suburban Families 20 Years Later To See How The American Dream Has Changed

Back in 1997, photographer Beth Yarnelle Edwards began a project in her local area of San Carlos, California, with the aim of documenting the …

The 8 Winners of This Year's Smithsonian Photo Contest Will Completely Blow You Away

After reviewing 48,000 submissions from photographers from around the globe, the photo editors at <b>Smithsonian</b> magazine narrowed its 60 photo contest finalists down to eight well-deserving winners. Contestants had the opportunity to submit their work in the following categories: Natural World, the …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss