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How a bird knows its song

Songbirds can tell the difference between their song and that of a closely related species from the time they are young, but it's unclear how. A new …

Songbirds' Musical Preferences Are Written In Their Genes

Some songbirds can distinguish between different songs early in life based on genetics, according to a study of two flycatcher species<p>Much of what we know about vocal learning and memory in people comes from our studies of songbirds. Each songbird species sings a distinctive song that functions as …

How Thinking Like A Photographer Can Inspire Your Writing

There are quite a few lessons writers can learn from photographers. In fact, the tips photographers use to create inspired, memorable photos can also …

Sketch Things Better with the 7 Ways of Seeing

<i>When you draw an object, you understand it in a whole new way.</i><p>We’ve all been there. You’re in a meeting, a boardroom or a classroom, trying to …

Draw Tip Tuesday: Hatching How-To

Today’s <b>Draw Tip Tuesday</b> takes you back to basics with a how-to on hatching (also known as crosshatching). You may not notice hatch marks as you look …

Fountain Pen Sketching Part 2: Why draw with a fountain pen?

Part 2 of my series on Fountain Pen Sketching – for the Introduction click here.<p><i>Note: In this post I am primarily discussing fountain pen usage as it</i> …

Tips! Liz Steel Shows You How to Make a Sketchbook Support

Meet <b>Liz Steel</b>, this week’s teacher in our <b>Urban Sketching</b> kourse! In this video, you’ll get a look at Liz’s klass, which she teaches from her home in …

5 Drawing Exercises That Will Make Anyone An Artist

5 Drawing Exercises That Will Turn Anyone Into An Artist<p>August 1, 2018<p><i>The post was authored by Emily Potts with contributions from Whitney …

Doodling

Singapore the best place for expats, while UK, US are just OK, according to HSBC survey

Singapore has topped the table of best expatriate destinations for the second year running, but Sweden is the best place for raising children, while …

A Simple Weekly Mindfulness Practice: Keep a Gratitude Journal

Time required15 minutes per day, at least once per week for at least two weeks. Studies suggest that writing in a gratitude journal three times per …

Happiness

30 Journaling Prompts for Self-Reflection and Self-Discovery

I often include different journal prompts on Weightless because I think it’s key to continually maintain a dialogue with ourselves. It’s part of …

Bon Appetit's Slow-Roasted Chicken

(Before the photo police come a-calling, let me just put a disclaimer right up here at the front: I took this photo with my phone on Sunday evening, …

Beach food on a cold day…

Greetings from the gulf coast! This week is spring break so we’ve hit the beach early. While we’ve been fortunate to have nice blue skies, it has …

Recipes

Paleo Honey Biscuits (GF, DF, SCD, Paleo)

(<i>25 votes, average: 3.60 out of 5</i>)<i><br>You need to be a registered member to rate this post.</i><p>Loading...<p>Confirm Rating? Yes / No<p>Danielle Walker - …

Braised Leg of Lamb

Arrange a rack 8" from broiler element and heat broiler to high. Put lamb in a large roasting pan, season generously with salt and pepper, and broil, …

Pictures of the Week 12.18.14

Photos

What's Your Favorite Word?

According to James Joyce, it was <i>cuspidor</i>. Arnold Bennett liked <i>pavement</i>. The great Neil Gaiman prefers <i>ineffable</i>. <i>War Horse</i> author Michael Morpurgo likes <i>supreme</i>. And JRR Tolkien thought that cellar door was "beautiful... especially if dissociated from its sense and from its spelling." You might never …

J.R.R. Tolkien

42 Awesome Rustic Home Office Designs

Rustic style for a home office design is a very original and cozy idea. Natural wooden furniture, checked patterns, real tree branches on the floor …

Nature Journal

Study Your Family's History Through Genealogy

St. Vitus Chatedral

puget sound

The Storybook Woods

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Perspectivas

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Sep 20, 2014 at 5:55pm UTC

Photo @ladzinski / Fall in Colorado's #WhiteRiverNationalForest is always a special place to be. A walk in the colorful Aspen forests is a serene experience, the sound of the rustling leaves in the light autumn breeze, all a sign that winter is not that far out. @natgeocreative #Earth365

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