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The Coolest, Weirdest, and Best Museums in LA

LA’s thriving art scene is arguably one of the most exciting cultural beats of the city. From the booming downtown LA Arts District filled with …

Museums

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

Today, more and more cultural institutions have started to offer free art resources to the public through online archives. From high-quality reproductions of antique photographs to museum-approved art books, these complimentary materials promote and exhibit the endless possibilities of Internet …

Graphic Design

Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos

Want to learn Photoshop from the very beginning? Here’s a beginner’s guide by TastyTuts will let you jump-start your post production skills. It’s a …

33 photos that will make you want to travel to Switzerland

Set against the backdrop of the Alps, most of Switzerland looks like it's straight out of a postcard.<p>It may be a small country, but it boasts magnificent peaks, gushing waterfalls, well-preserved medieval towns, and one of the best public transportation systems in the world.<p>It's also home to three …

European Travel

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Impressive New Observation Tower in Camp Adventure in Danemark

In 2018, the leisure park Camp Adventure located at one hour from Copenhagen in Denmark will inaugurate its brand new attraction. It is the Danish …

6 Healthyish Recipes To Cook This Weekend

The Role Of Yoga In Healing Trauma

Missy Hart grew up in Redwood City, Calif. — in gangs, on the street, in the foster care system and in institutions.<p>"Where I'm from," the 26-year-old says, "you're constantly in alert mode, like fight or flight."<p>But at age 13, when she was incarcerated in juvenile hall for using marijuana, she …

Mental Health

The most famous book that takes place in every state

Whether you come from the California coastline or the snowy forests of Maine, reading a book set in your home state can make you feel a warm nostalgia for that beloved place.<p>After scouring the internet and surveying our colleagues on their picks, we rounded up the most famous book set in every …

Apps for Refugees

How technology helps in a humanitarian crisis<p>In September 2015, the body of Aylan Kurdi, a 3-year-old Syrian migrant, washed up on a Turkish beach. The boy had fallen off a rubber raft provided by a smuggler who had promised the boy’s father a motorboat. As the startling images of the drowned boy …

Open Source Software

Apple Maps gets transit mode for Paris

Apple is finally adding transit options to its Maps app for the city of Paris. Starting today, you can use Apple Maps to calculate itineraries using public transportation.<p>You’ll find subway, RER and bus lines, and even Transilien lines. Just like in Google Maps, you can look around the map with a …

These 10 Foods Are Surprisingly High in Protein

We're told to eat plenty of Greek yogurt and chicken breasts to get good protein, but the truth is that protein is found in nearly every food we eat …

Healthy Eating

Vintage Stock Photos now offers its entire collection to download for free

The company working to end the generic stock photo trend with vintage photos is offering the entire collection for free. Vintage Stock Photos …

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

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These Are the Most Affordable Months to Hit Top Travel Destinations

Ready to put your PTO to good use and plan your next vacay? Yas, girl! Take a luxe getaway with your S.O. or make your first solo trip extra special by nailing down the perfect place for your trip. And no worries if you’re not sure where to go just yet — TripAdvisor’s brand new Travelers’ Choice …

21 life-saving facts that everyone should know

But life can also throw situations at us that we don't have a quick, handy response for.<p>Commenters in a recent Quora thread about life-saving facts offered their best tips, which are easy to remember and could have a huge effect if you ever find yourself in a dangerous situation.<p>You might want to …

Wikimedia

Lasting Memories From My Trip to Ireland: These Highlights Will Probably Be Yours Too

<b>Authored by Pitor Nowak</b><p>I was always under the impression that Irish landscapes were too beautiful to be true. Being an outdoors person with a love of …

Ireland

Why Blood Pressure Is Rising Worldwide

One U.S. adult out of every three has high blood pressure, which increases the risk of heart disease and stroke. But the number of people with …

Traditional Japanese Joinery, in GIF Form

When it comes to furniture assembly, screws and nails may be quicker, but joinery is the gold standard of quality and beauty. While you can probably …

Woodworking

The 13 Best Countries for Americans Who Want to Live Abroad

America's classic shut-down line is "Love it or leave it," which, strictly speaking, is a false choice. You can love your country and leave it. Now …

Andy Steves Reinvents Dad's Travel Guide And Tours For Millennial Generation

Much has been written about what millennials want, how they differ from the baby boomer generation, and how they are changing workplace culture. Most millennials want a life they can build for themselves, and allows them a more flexibility. Andy Steves is one of those millennials- he has built the …

Notre Dame

15 Reasons Why You Should Go to Iceland On Your Next Vacation

Consider this your must-see list.<p>There are plenty of practical reasons why Iceland is a great place to travel. You can fly there in less than six hours from the East Coast, the dollar remains strong against the Icelandic krona, and it's an easy layover on your way to Europe. But even if all those …

Laugh.ly streams stand-up comedy routines on demand

Stand-up comedy fans can now get laughs on-demand through a new streaming app called Laugh.ly. Pitched as the "Pandora for stand-up," Laugh.ly launched this week for iOS and Android.<p>It offers users a way to watch their favorite comedians outside of the club with an expansive streaming library of …

Comedy

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight, and it could cause a solar-power revolution

The world of solar cells could be on the cusp of a revolution, as researchers seek to boost efficiency by harnessing the power to recycle light.<p>A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, considers the properties of hybrid lead halide perovskites, a group of materials already making …

Clean Energy

Jefferson Airplane: 12 Essential Songs

“It’s No Secret” (1966)<p>The Jefferson Airplane's 1966 debut LP, <i>Jefferson Airplane Takes Off</i>, was recorded before Grace Slick joined the group and they …

The 7 flavor categories of beer: What they are, how to pair them

<i>If you've been confusing your pilsners with your IPAs and imperial stouts, you need to consult this thorough chart from Greg Engert. His profiling</i> …

Famous Dutch Owl Loves to Land on the Head of Local Residents

A peculiar Dutch owl has helped the small town of Noordeinde to achieve a considerable amount of fame. When the 6lb. European Eagle Owl started landing on people's heads, residents were extremely confused. Many even thought that the owl had escaped from a nearby aviary.<p>After photographer Menno …

The 10 Best Countries In The World For Living Abroad

Ever think of moving abroad? Leaving your whole life behind for an island paradise or a vibrant city halfway around the world might sound like a dream, but for millions of expatriates, life abroad is a reality. Whether it's for a job, a better quality of life, or for love, there are plenty of …

Work-life Balance

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Weird & Wild<p>Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.<p>Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence.<p>For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the …