Christina Yun

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2 Easy Ways to Capture Brilliant Starbursts in Your Photographs

Have you ever wondered how photographers are able to depict lights with a star effect along piers, boardwalks or a sunrise with trailing rays peering …

Tip: Place Some Gaffer Tape Behind Your Model’s Ears to Remove Unsightly Glow

Want to remove the glow in your model’s ears when photographing them in front of a bright background? Instead of dealing with the problem in …

Desserts and Sweets for New Year's

A bright citrus glaze makes these cupcakes especially festive.

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

The Funny Fashion Quotes That Made Us LOL In 2014

Although we are total suckers for a great street style photo on Instagram, what we like even more is a funny fashion quote.<p>And this year, we couldn't stop scrolling and lolling. Between advice on good eyebrows and the troubles of online shopping, we were loving our hilarious feeds.<p>So that you can …

Mathematician Suggests New Way Get To Mars On A Budget

Sometimes the cheapest distance between two points is not a straight line<p>In 1991, Japan's budding space agency sent its first spacecraft to the moon: Hiten, alongside a smaller orbiter named Hagamoro. Hagamoro was supposed to orbit the moon, but mission control lost contact with it after it …

Easy Chocolate Rum Balls You Can Make Right Now!

Chocolate rum balls are super easy to make and a deliciously welcome addition to any cookie tray or holiday dessert table this year. And bonus - they're no bake!<p>I have been so busy this month! I had all these plans for recipes all month long and the past couple weeks have been way too busy with …

Dessert

The 14 Best Movie Meet-Cutes

"This was some meet-cute," retired screenwriter Arthur tells his new neighbor, Iris, as she offers him a ride in "The Holiday." Inspired by one of our favorite Christmas movies, we're chronicling the best of this classic film trope, described by Roger Ebert as, "a comic situation contrived entirely …

6 Light-Yet-Satisfying Summer Soups

<b>1. Creamy Zucchini, Walnut and Dill Soup</b><p>This silky puréed soup is surprisingly healthy -- there's no heavy cream or dairy in it, just a handful of toasted walnuts to thicken it up. Serve it warm or cold, depending on the weather and your mood. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chilled Roasted Red Pepper Soup</b><p>This …

Cooking

23 Creative Ways To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles

DIY recycling projects are always cool, especially when you can turn your trash into something new and useful. We’ve written posts about ways to …

It No Longer Snows

Project info<p>This series is part of a work that has begun four years ago, though some older pictures did naturally find their way into its body.<br>It originates in two photographs, one of my daughter and one of my son, that were taken in everyday moments of my family life. They have revealed to me …

France

Scientists: We're 'very close' to finding another Earth

Scientists looking for signs of life in the universe -- as well as another planet like our own -- are a lot closer to their goal than people realize.<p>That was the consensus of a panel on the search for life in the universe held at NASA headquarters Monday in Washington. The discussion focused not …

The Whole New Way to Make a Monte Cristo That Will Blow Your Mind

If you've ever had a Monte Cristo sandwich, you will devour this bread. Serve it with warm raspberry jam for dipping.<p>Growing up in North Carolina, there was only one diner. That's right. One. Herby's. I loved that joint. It had a purple life-sized half of a VW Beetle affixed right to the front of …

Breakfast

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

Wed Me In Couture

Whether you're a bride-to-be or simply in need of a one-of-a-kind LWD, peruse the best bridal-inspired looks straight from Paris.<p>The Fall 2014 couture runways were full of dresses and gowns to take your breath away. Whether you're a bride-to-be or simply in need of a one-of-a-kind confection, …

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Vancouver café promises, or rather forces, an escape from connectivity

The cage in the centre of the Faraday Cafe in Chinatown isn't designed to keep something from getting out, but rather, to keep something from getting in.<p>That would be the electrical signals that link cellphones, smart phones and laptops to the rest of the world.<p>On Thursday, the café opened its …

Architizer

Modern Architecture

Strawberry Cobbler with Lemon Cream

After teaching 400 middle school students over the course of 7 years, I sometimes compose letters to middle school parents in my head. Especially …

Plants respond to leaf vibrations caused by insects' chewing

Previous studies have suggested that plant growth can be influenced by sound and that plants respond to wind and touch. Now, researchers at the …

Vaccines are safe and problems are 'extremely rare,' study says

Public health experts have taken a fresh look at the safety records of childhood vaccines and once again pronounced them safe.<p>A systematic review published Tuesday by the journal Pediatrics notes some evidence of "adverse effects" from 11 vaccines. But the authors of the 13-page report emphasize …

The Most Spectacular Astronomy Photographs Of 2014

The 2014 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has just released its cosmically awesome shortlisted entries. Capturing scenes across the solar system, galaxy, and beyond, the images are spectacular reminders that we’re all living on a “mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam,” as astronomer …

Astronomy

10 Best-Ever Pasta Salads for the Fourth of July

Get ready for a festive Independence Day with these 10 excellent pasta salads.<p>Get ready for a festive Independence Day with these 10 excellent pasta …