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Poignant Photos of an Abandoned Castle in Belgium

The Castle of Mesen can be found in a park close to the center of Lede, Belgium. Lede is a municipality found in the Belgian province of East …

Belgium

Beautiful Macro Photographs of Insects and Flower Refractions in Dew Drops

Italian photographer Alberto Ghizzi Panizza has spent the past ten years perfecting his particular brand of macro photography. Specifically, Panizza …

Requiem of Ice - A Visually Stunning Documentary of a Disappearing Ice Cave

Being a native of the Pacific Northwest, photographer and filmmaker Ben Canales of Uncage The Soul was deeply concerned about the rapid melting of …

Photography

For a real taste of fall, skip the pumpkin spice latte and fry some maple leaves instead

In France, autumn is the time for the chestnut harvest; in India, it’s Diwali, the festival of lights. Here in New York City, where Quartz’s office is located, it’s pumpkin spice everything. I decided I could do better this year by borrowing a seasonal specialty from Japan.<p>Deep-fried maple leaves …

Breakfast

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

Deep thrills: Crazy cave trampolines in Wales | CNN Travel

The Art of the Umbrella Movement

HONG KONG -- Born of political frustrations, Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement has blossomed into a vibrant exhibition of the artistry and inventiveness of the city's youth. Pro-democracy demonstrators are transforming a major swath of the city into a canvas, with much of the imagery focused on the …

'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time

A lot evolves between the first year of coupledom and the ones that follow—including references to "home," "dinner," and "love."<p>So many loves start with a "hey." A tentative "hey." A hopeful "hey." And more often than ever that "hey" is not spoken, but sent through a text message.<p>That first "hey," …

Photo Nerd Love: Couple Get Engaged on Top of a Mountain in Stop Motion Video

It’s a good day to share a nerdy photographer love story, and Greg Wlosinski and Lindsay King‘s story certainly fits the mold. And what’s more, Greg …

Game Of Thrones Season 4 Preview Is 15 Minutes Of Awesome

Last night, without any warning, HBO aired a juicy, 15-minute preview of <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season 4. Today, it was released online. Commence the …

Photos that bear witness to modern slavery

Photographer Lisa Kristine travels the world documenting the unbearably harsh realities of modern-day slavery. She shares hauntingly beautiful images …

Photographers

Silhouette By: Amos Nachoum www.biganimals.com

maple-candied bacon

If you invited me to a cocktail party, I’d bring this.<p>Sweet and smoky bacon…<p>slathered in pure maple syrup with a crisp, candied crust.<p>It takes only 5 …

Recipes

Buffalo Chicken Beer Cheese Dip

This needs to be made with an IPA.<p>The buffalo sauce (which has to be Franks, let’s just get that out of the way) needs a big kick to the face. The …

Recipes

Spicy Chicken Nuggets Recipe

We first encountered these spicy chicken nuggets in a special issue of Gourmet (Sept 2007) that focused on Latin American cuisine. “Chicharrones” …

Cooking

Chinese Chicken Lettuce Cups Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Mary Kate Tate | Nate Tate | Feeding the Dragon | Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2011<p>Chinese cooks don’t use a lot of raw …

Slow Cooker Orange Chicken

Chickpea and Tomato Salad with Grilled Chicken<p>Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice<p>Leanilicious Chicken Posole<p>One-Skillet Chicken Afritada<p>Chicken and …

Slow-Cooker Filipino Pork With Garlic Fried Rice Recipe

<b>Note</b>: You can substitute apple cider vinegar for white wine vinegar, but the results will be sweeter. If you use distilled white vinegar reduce the amount by 1- to 1-1/2 teaspoons.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Pork:</b>1 large onion, thinly sliced (about 1 1/2 cups), divided3 pounds bone-in …

Sweet Chili Chicken Wings Recipe

I stacked up recipe after recipe for Wing Week, so many that my final night of wing cooking was plagued with difficult choices of what would make the final cut.<p>Just when I thought I had the line-up all figured out, I was thrown for a loop when Erin sent me this recipe for <b>sweet chili hot wings</b> from …

Queso Fundido

Queso Fundido is everywhere. It’s taking over the world. It’s sweeping the nation! My friend Gaby made it a couple of days ago, my friend Adrianna …

Cooking

One-Pot Wonders: Tortilla Soup With Chicken and Avocado

I first became obsessed with tortilla soup while living in LA. I loved the textural components of the dish—crunchy tortilla strips, creamy avocado, tangy cheese, the smooth silkiness of puréed chilies and tomato—and ate it for lunch almost every day.<p>Making this soup in a single pot seemed tricky at …

Braised BBQ Beef Sandwich Recipe

My mother grew up in a house where there was constant entertaining. My nana was somewhat of a social bee and even I remember how every night was a …

Meatloaf Muffins with Barbecue Sauce

1 2/3 to 1 3/4 pounds ground sirloin<p>1 medium onion, cut into chunks<p>2 ribs celery from the heart of the stalk, cut into 2-inch pieces<p>1 green bell …

Recipes

Newly Excavated 4,600-Year-Old Egyptian Pyramid Threatened by Development

The pyramid is in the news this week after overblown reports about its "discovery."<p>Decades before the great pyramids at Giza took shape, a modest stepped pyramid arose at a site now known as Edfu. Archaeologists from the University of Chicago have been studying the 4,600-year-old stone structure …

Archaeology

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Mesmerizing Photo Series Captures Nature at Its Best

Photographers Maxime and Florent Courty are two brothers who share a common passion. Both siblings have a soft spot for landscape photography. Based …

Feeling Kinky? 18 Hair Hacks for Curly Hair

You know what we’d like to do. Eat an entire chocolate cake and not gain a single ounce. Well, guess what? We can’t always get what we want, including when it comes to our hair. You know how it goes, the sleek and straight crave waves and the curlycues pine for smooth. If you’ve been blessed with …

Hair

This Panda Mom Is Adorably Obsessed With Her Babies

<b>Understandable.</b>