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7 hidden Instagram editing tips and tricks

You can do much more than simply slap a filter on a photo and post it to Instagram. Here are seven ways to improve the look of your photos with Instagram's filters and editing tools.<p>1. Tap to compare filter to original<p>Better or worse? Think eye tests where Doc keeps flipping lenses over your face …

Mobile Photography

These Meteorites Are The First-Ever Found to Have All The Ingredients For Life

The seeds of life are out there.<p>Back in 1998, two meteorites with a fascinating mix of chemicals crashed down to Earth.<p>Based on a new analysis, …

New Attractions Coming to Disney Parks in 2018

From a TRON-themed roller coaster to Mickey Mouse’s very first ride to even more Marvel experiences, many of the most exciting new Disney attractions …

11 things you say that will automatically ruin your chances in a job interview

<b>• Some job interview errors are a bigger deal than others.</b><p><b>• Do your research and adopt a confident mindset in order to boost your chances of succeeding.</b><p><b>• But, whatever you do, don't make mistakes like cursing, dissing the company, and asking weird personal questions.</b><p>Nobody's perfect. You could be …

Scientists are rethinking the very nature of space and time

The Nature of Space and Time<p>A pair of researchers have uncovered a potential bridge between general relativity and quantum mechanics — the two …

Chrome is turning into the new Internet Explorer 6

Chrome-only sites are a problem<p>Chrome is now the most popular browser across all devices, thanks to Android’s popularity and the rise of Chrome on Windows PCs and Mac computers. As Google continues to dominate our access to the web, information through its search engine, and services like Gmail or …

Trump is nakedly fragile

A Roman coin struck in the year 44 B.C. reveals that a temple was dedicated to Julius Caesar months before his death, in honor of him and his legendary mercy, or perhaps to him and the goddess Clementia herself, patroness of leniency and forgiveness. Many statesmen have to wait for history to …

Health Care

20+ Science Facts We Didn't Know at The Start of 2017

It's been an incredible year for science.<p><b>1.</b> The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, …

Here’s How You Can Find Out How Much Your Job Should Really Be Paying

<b>by Reader's Digest Editors</b><p>People rate their satisfaction at their jobs by a number of factors, like day-to-day responsibilities, location, benefits, …

Our 35 Most Popular Stories of 2017

From unsolved mysteries to feline flatulence, our readers' thirst for knowledge is wide and varied—and the same goes for our editors and writers. …

We Asked A Dermatologist How To Improve Our Skincare In 2018 And Here’s Her Advice

Cut out the laziness and protect your beautiful skin.<p>BuzzFeed spoke with Dr. Lindsey Bordone, dermatologist at ColumbiaDoctors Midtown, to find out what we should be doing to get and maintain healthy skin in 2018. Here's what she had to say.

Apple apologizes for iPhone slowdown drama, will offer $29 battery replacements

Batteries are “consumable components” now<p>Apple just published a letter to customers apologizing for the “misunderstanding” around older iPhones being slowed down, following its recent admission that it was, in fact, slowing down older phones in order to compensate for degrading batteries. “We know …

This one weird trick lets blue states avoid Trump’s tax hike

It could give middle-class families a tax cut, too!<p>Now that the Republican tax reform bill is officially law, blue states are scrambling to figure out ways around one of the law’s few actual tax increases: its new limit on deducting state and local taxes.<p>Under current law, taxpayers not claiming …

The Science Behind Why Migrating Birds Fly in Zigzag Patterns

Birds are amazing sky strategists. As MinuteEarth’s video below teaches us, their zigzagging migration patterns add at least 1000 extra miles to …

Ground Beef and Pasta Casserole

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place onions in a food processor; pulse until finely chopped. Add carrots; pulse until finely chopped.<p>Step 2<p>Preheat oven to …

Country Lifestyle

FCC approves first wireless 'power-at-a-distance' charging system

Charging your mobile device wirelessly is certainly less of a hassle than plugging it in, but still requires the device be in physical contact with its station to actually work. That's about to change now that the Federal Communications Commission has approved the first wireless charger that works …

Tech Trends

Potato-Bacon Hash

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook bacon in a large cast-iron skillet over medium until crispy, 10 to 12 minutes, turning often. Transfer to a plate lined with …

Ben Hampton Has 670,000 Followers on Instagram. He’s Only 6 Years Old.

Ben Hampton is buddies with YouTube king Jake Paul, and has literal hordes of screaming fans. It’d be a crazy life for anyone. But Ben is only in the …

These truly wireless earbuds are like AirPods, but they cost $40 instead of $159

Apple’s AirPods weren’t the first truly wireless earbuds to hit the market, but they created a tidal wave of followers that now offer similar …

Tech Trends

This cartographer’s deep dive into Google Maps is fascinating

Google Maps is more powerful than you know<p>Most people who use Google Maps do so without much attention to detail. We just need the directions, the right subway route, or the name of that good sushi place. We don’t spend too much time pondering how Google got so good at mapping the world, and what …

NASA Just Saw Something Come Out Of A Black Hole For The First Time Ever

“You don’t have to know a whole lot about science to know that black holes typically suck things in, not spew things out. But NASA just spotted …

Surprise Ice Discovery Just Made That Interstellar Object Even More Confusing

Comet? Asteroid? (Aliens?)<p>When 'Oumuamua first came to the notice of astronomers, zooming into the Solar System from very, very far away, it was …

Astronomy

The G.O.P. Tax Bill Is Unworkable

With the House of Representatives set to pass the final version of the Republican tax bill on Tuesday, and a vote in the Senate expected later in the week, here is a prediction: no matter which party controls Congress after next year’s midterms, lawmakers will eventually be forced to revise this …

What are the effects of alcohol on the brain?

Many of us enjoy a glass of wine or a pint, but what is actually happening to our brain cells when we drink alcohol?<p>The 80-90 per cent of UK citizens …

Alcohol

Mushrooms Played a Truly Surprising Role in Forming Our Planet's Atmosphere

Who knew we wouldn't be here without fungi?<p>Without plants, Earth would never have developed a breathable atmosphere for us all to thrive in. But now …

Botany

This story on Trump's Russia paranoia is terrifying

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Washington Post published a breathtaking piece this week detailing the depth and breadth of President Donald Trump's blind spot on Russia. The story is, in a word, terrifying.<p>Trump, as revealed in scrupulous detail in the article, simply does not believe the unanimous conclusion of the …

Donald Trump

Use this calculator and see how the tax bill will affect your paycheck

With Republicans' passage of one of the most significant tax reform bills in decades, everyone is asking the same question: Will my taxes go up or down? Obviously, every tax return is different and generalities are difficult. Is a person's income from a job or investments? Are they itemizing or …

7 Penne Pasta Recipes for Stress-Free Weeknight Dinners

Sometimes, you just want to whip up a quick and easy meal that involves boiling a pot of water and not a whole lot else. For those weeknights that …

Smart Google Doodle puts coding in everyone's hands

Coding is for everyone.<p>The idea of stringing together commands to make a program is daunting prospect for most, but that's because many have never …