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Here Is Exactly How to Make Chipotle's Guacamole

Finally, the secret is revealed!<p>Are you a diehard fan of Chipotle's guacamole? Then today is going to be a very good day for you. The company revealed the recipe they use to make guacamole, and it's pretty easy to follow. Here are the ingredients you will need:<p>2 ripe Hass avocados (In the …

4 Essential Considerations to Help You Create Excellent Macro Photographs

I may be biased, but I think the appeal of macro photography is rather obvious: the wonder and fascination of being able to capture in fine, …

The Most Amazing Photography Links of the Week: Tutorials, Reviews, Collections and Much More

This week's list of photography links from Toad Hollow Photography covers the entire spectrum. Featuring interesting tutorials, reviews, special …

‘Flash Paint’ Your Way to More Striking Portraits with This One-Light Setup

<i>Author’s note: The below video contains no explicit nudity, but may still be considered NSFW by some — proceed with caution</i>.<p>If you’re looking to …

Three Types of Light: Diffused, Backlight and Reflected – What are They and When to use Them

Light: it is the main component for every image that you will take. It does however come in many different forms, producing very different results. …

How to Avoid the 15 Common Mistakes People Make When Taking Photos

As a kinesthetic learner, when I face something new, I like to just jump in and get my hands dirty. So, more often than not, I will eschew the manual …

10 Tips to Improve Your Food Photography

Have you ever tried shooting food? If you have, then you know how hard this can be. There are so many things you have to think about while making …

Teen stowaway describes high-altitude trip to Hawaii from San Jose

A Bay Area teenager who survived stowing away in the wheel well of a jetliner on its flight from San Jose International Airport to Hawaii said this week that anyone thinking of running away shouldn't follow his lead because they'd be risking death.<p>In April, 15-year-old Yahye Abdi somehow managed to …

Flight delays could lead to payouts after Appeal Court victory for passenger

Ronald Huzar, who said he was entitled to compensation under European Union regulations after a 27-hour delay, won his appeal<p>Millions of people whose flights were delayed could be in line for payouts following a landmark ruling in favour of a passenger who was left waiting for 27 hours following a …

Surprisingly Captivating GoPro Vid Reveals What Goes On Inside Your Dishwasher

Three million, four hundred and sixty four thousand, eighty four. That’s how many times what might be considered the most mundane GoPro video ever …

More Bad News for Older Dads: Higher Risk of Kids With Mental Illness

For so long, mothers – particularly older moms — bore the brunt of responsibility for genetic disorders in their children. And for good reason. Eggs …

Ancient DNA Ties Native Americans From Two Continents To Clovis

Credit: Produced by Magus Film / Linus Dahomé Mørk and photographed by Zachary Halberd and Anders Thormann<p>The mysterious Clovis culture, which appeared in North America about 13,000 years ago, appears to be the forerunner of Native Americans throughout the Americas, according to a study in <i>Nature</i>. …

Judge orders mentally ill woman to have forced caesarean

A mentally ill woman has had a baby after a judge ordered her to undergo a caesarean section in order to “keep her alive”<p>A High Court judge has given doctors permission to perform an urgent caesarean section on a mentally-ill woman with diabetes.<p>The woman was delivered of a baby boy within hours of …

If All You Want for Christmas Is Voluminous Hair, Here's How to Get It

Holiday season is in high gear, and that means lots of sparkle, a major red lip, and voluminous party hair. We caught up with super stylist and …

Many children asking Santa for bare essentials

Santa does not do e-mail. Nor does he respond to text messages. If you want to contact Santa, you have to write a letter, an ancient practice involving paper, pencil and a stamp.<p>Thousands of Bay Area children have done just that - but this holiday season, the tone of letters bound for the North …

Breaking Out? Here's What You Should Eat

Photographed by <b>Mike Garten</b>.<p><i>In the age of constant communication, 24/7 jobs, and mandatory multitasking, finding a moment for reflection is almost</i> …

Koala Bellowing Explained

Next time you're watching <i>Jurassic Park</i> and a <i>T. rex</i> roars, remember that what you're hearing could include the call of a male koala—along with the seemingly more appropriate sounds of tigers and elephants. In fact, the koala's bellow would make more sense coming from an elephant: The deep, gravelly …

5 Natural Teeth Brighteners

Get a gorgeous smile with these easy tricks.<p>You may not be on the red carpet, but with the amount of flashes happening on your holiday party circuit, you might as well be. And while you often know the main smile saboteurs (red wine, coffee, etc.), what about all the foods that can actually do your …

India's Nuclear Scientists Keep Dying Mysteriously

Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an easy time of it over the past decade. Not only has the scientific community been plagued by "suicides," unexplained deaths, and sabotage, but those incidents have gone mostly underreported in the country.<p><i>(Photo via)</i><p>Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an …

Yes, Your Toddler Really Is Smarter Than A 5-Year-Old

Parents, does your 18-month-old seem wise beyond her years? Science says you're not fooling yourself.<p>Very small children can reason abstractly, researchers say, and are able to infer the relationships between objects that elude older children who get caught up on the concreteness of things.<p>In …

America's longest-married couple to celebrate 81st anniversary

John and Ann Betar eloped on Nov. 25, 1932, fleeing their close-knit Syrian neighborhood in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and driving as fast as they could to Harrison, New York, to avoid Ann's father's plans to marry her off to a man 20 years older.<p>Now, as their 81st wedding anniversary approaches on …

How Local Police Missed a Chance to Stop Tamerlan Tsarnaev in 2011

He could’ve been stopped in 2011—if police asked one simple question about Tamerlan. By Michael Daly.<p>The Boston marathon bombing might never have …

One World Trade Center: a bird's eye view – video

Footage shot from above shows the final stages of One World Trade Center's construction, as the 408ft spire is added to the New York tower. Workers completed the spire on Friday, making the building, which stands on the site of the 9/11 attacks, the tallest in the western hemisphere. One World …

Cars, drivers plunge into river after Wash. I-5 bridge collapse

Three people were rescued from water after a bridge along Interstate-5 in Washington State collapsed on Thursday evening, plunging cars into Skagit River below, according to Washington State Patrol.<p>The extent of the injuries for the three is unclear, but all were evaluated on scene and were …

Best of World Naked Bike Ride (NSFW)

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This Commander of a Nazi Unit Has Been Living in Minnesota for 60 Years

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An investigation by the Associated Press has found that a 94-year-old man who moved to Minnesota in …