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Vintage Floral Temporary Tattoos by Tattoorary

While this summer we're predicting that metallic flash tattoos will be all the rage, we're also loving these more vintage temporary tattoos featuring flowers. Tattoorary is a Netherlands based company that sells these handmade works of art that will last for up to a week. While their Etsy shop is …

Etsy

9 Spring Floral Trends to Put On Your Radar

It's time to take advantage of all the beautiful blooms this season has to offer.<p>Take advantage of all the beautiful blooms this season has to offer. We asked the experts to share what floral trends will be hot this season.

Trends

10 Unique Lighting Ideas for Your Bedroom

Interior Design

Set the Mood: 12 Paint Colors That Are Perfect By Candlelight

Set the mood with these hues.<p>Rich hues that capture all the enchanting qualities of shifting, flickering light — just what you need as the nights grow long.

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Portraits of Time: Ancient Trees - Photographs and text by Beth Moon | LensCulture

“Portraits of Time” is a series of portraits of ancient trees from around the world that explores time and survival, celebrating the wonders of nature that have endured throughout the centuries. This fourteen-year project has taken me on an exhilarating journey to many parts of the United States, …

Arabian Sea

The Bikes, Art Cars, and Wacky Vehicles of Burning Man

Photo: Nick Kelley<p>I never thought I'd attend Burning Man, the week-long party and famous gathering in the heat of the Nevada desert. Not even when I pitched the idea to my editors on a whim. Then they said yes, and I ended up in the middle of Black Rock City in August. After waiting more than 24 …

Burning Man

21 Ways To See America For Cheap

The night is warm, the sun is setting, the PBR is flowing, and suddenly you find yourself with a burning and insatiable urge to explore the great United States before summer runs out.<p>Trust us: The classic cross-country trip of your dreams -- whether you've got a week in the car or a couple days by …

15 Gorgeous Spots That Take Us Back In Time...Without The Crowds

Sure, you could hop over to Paris or London or Rome for a bit of vacation and a history lesson. But wouldn't it be fun to go some place that isn't your typical tourist destination?<p>These 15 spots -- towns with charming medieval squares or even gorgeous old castles -- will provide all the history you …

Outbuilding of the Week: The 186-Square-Foot Guest Cottage

Raise your hand if you have space to sleep all your houseguests. Thought not.<p>Basically, no one has enough guest rooms. But as I learned from living …

Northern California

Beautiful Fordite Stones Created from Layers of Automotive Paint are a By-Product of Old Car Factories | Colossal

<p>Old car factories had a harmful impact on the environment, releasing toxic chemicals into the air, land and water. But it wasn’t all ugly. Oddly …

271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book | Colossal

<p>In 1692 an artist known only as “A. Boogert” sat down to write a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. Not only would he begin the book with a bit …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

30 Brilliant Test Answers From Smartass Kids

When a child’s answer to a question on a quiz or test is incorrect but clever, should they get credit for it? Here are 30 clever test answers that …

Education

The world's first underwater museum – in pictures

From algae-encrusted VW Beetles to classical busts covered in psychedelic coral, dive into the magical world of Jason deCaires Taylor’s seabed sculptures. He covers his exhibits – which include a dream collector and a dozing dog – in a cement that attracts growth, then plunges them to the ocean …

Century-Old Photographs of Adorable Cats and Dogs

Harry Whittier Frees, an American photographer who lived from 1879 to 1953, may have created the original LOLcat images! His funny photographs show adorable animals dressed up in clothes and posed in human situations. Often accompanied by humorous captions, the photographs depict the furry little …

Pets

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Mortgages

1930s bank robbers - a picture from the past

Four well-dressed men held on charges of bank robbery at New York City's police headquarters in 1931, strike a pose that hides their faces behind their fedoras

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Architecture

21 Moving Local Newspaper Front Pages On The Death Of Nelson Mandela

The U.S. mourns the former South African president.<p>All front pages via the Newseum.

New Jersey

Face-Off Preview: Battlefield 4 next-gen vs. PC

<b>Update 29/11/13:</b> This article is based on near-final code we tested at an EA press event. The retail game has now been analysed in-house, so please …

Nextgen

The Walt Disney Company - a picture from the past

The Walt Disney Company was founded on 16 October 1923 by Walter and Roy Disney as Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio. It was set up in the rear of an office occupied by a real estate company, Holly-Vermont Realty, in Los Angeles. Walter Elias Disney was a pioneer in the development of animation and …