Maivy Xuan Nguyen

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Marriage Equality: Celebrations Erupt Nationwide

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Same-sex Marriage

Homemade Dryer Sheets

I like fluffy soft towels. And good smelling shirts. A. LOT.<p>I love the smell of ‘fresh’ laundry.<p>But then I learned what that ‘fresh’ scent on my …

World-famous Buddhas of Bamiyan resurrect in Afghanistan

Fourteen years after the Taliban dynamited the world-famous Buddhas of Bamiyan, the giant statues were resurrected with 3D light projection …

10 Turkish Street Foods Every Visitor Must Try

Climate activists leave Tate Modern after all-night protest against BP

Climate activists have left the Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall after an unauthorised all-night performance lambasting BP’s sponsorship of the gallery.<p>On Saturday night, protesters from Liberate Tate faced down officials who had threatened to call the police if they did not leave when the museum closed …

Museums

Top 10 Motorcycle Rides in the U.S.

Explore the best drives in the United States for motorcyclists.<p>There’s something uniquely satisfying about touring by motorcycle. The enhanced sense of freedom. The heightened adventure and awareness as you sweep through twisties and curves. You could never get so close to nature's beauty from …

Hiking

22 Delicious Dumplings From Around The World

Samosas vs. pierogis vs. raviolis: Where do YOU stand?

6 Adventurous Men on the One Place to Go Before You Die

Forget Cancun. Think bigger the next time you need a 'break.'<p>There are people who go on vacations and there are travelers. The former go somewhere to escape and relax. The latter seek immersion, adventure, and a deeper connection with the world. We asked six adventurous men of style to tell us the …

South America

Responses

<b>BACKSTRAP BASICS</b> Laverne Waddington (An article originally writtten for the online magazine WeaveZine. It has been edited and extended for inclusion …

Queer as folk: the fantastical costumes of old English festivals

In quiet corners of England, something bizarre is going on. Women swarm with flowers. Men hide beneath enormous feathered headdresses. These images look like something from a forgotten past – or a more surreal future – but the traditional English costumes photographed by Henry Bourne are all taken …

Festivals

DIY Wooden Hammock Stand

DIY Bone Conduction Bike Helmet<p>Flower Garden Spinner<p>Cast Concrete Bench<p>Rockets Class<p>I don't know how you'd do it.... But maybe instead of using the …

Woodworking

Coolest finds in the fridge

Few weeks ago, holding tightly on the fence at the tip off of the boat and resisting fierce wind with a huge smile on my face, I realised the thing I …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

National Parks

'Sexual' Anish Kapoor sculpture at Versailles provokes outrage

Versaille's mayor has expressed his disapproval at "Dirty Corner", which Kapoor claimed suggests "the vagina of the queen" and called it a "provocation"<p>Is that new sculpture in the gardens of Versailles a massive tuba? Or is it supposed to represent Marie Antoinette's private parts?<p>Artist Anish …

A New York Brunch In London

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Brunch burger at Fountainhead is one of Chicago's best

Who says you can't have a burger for breakfast? At The Fountainhead in North Center, Saturday's noon to 2:30 p.m. "blunch" (described on the menu as "lunch with breakfast, rather than the other way around") brings a juicy, half-pound Slagel Farms beef patty smothered in smoked gouda, Nueske's bacon …

French Fries

21 British Street Foods You Must Try Before You Die

Street feast.<p>Want more? Street Food UK have a great map.

Creamy Chicken and Vegetables Over Rice, a Comfort Food Recipe

When I was a child my mom used to make the best pancakes for dinner. She would make zucchini pancakes, carrot pancakes, potato pancakes and even …

What the MoMA Worker Protest Says About the Future of Museums

As museums balance pleasing donors and serving the public, where do employees fit in?<p>The Museum of Modern Art could easily fill all 125,000 square feet of its gallery space with the scorn it has received over the past year alone. New York City’s mecca of contemporary work has been criticized for …

6 Summer Recipes We Can't Wait To Try

<i>Consider this your playbook for a season of delicious meals that highlight in-season ingredients.</i><p>By Lynn Andriani

How To Turn You Beer Into Glass Cups

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

Breakfast

National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, from the …

National Parks

America's Most Stunning Waterfalls

<i>By Zachary Laks</i><p>Mighty and majestic, waterfalls are one of nature's most incredible and dramatic features. Though they can easily be found in many locations across the country, the most awe-inspiring waterfalls have become destinations in their own right. From a surging water wall to an indoor …

Farming in the Sky

Why agriculture may someday take place in towers, not fields<p>A couple of Octobers ago, I found myself standing on a 5,000-acre cotton crop in the outskirts of Lubbock, Texas, shoulder-to-shoulder with a third-generation cotton farmer. He swept his arm across the flat, brown horizon of his field, …

Urban Agriculture

Grill One of These Awe-Inspiring Hunks of Meat This Summer, Because You Can

These huge, juicy cuts of meat for the grill all serve a crowd, have really good rubs, and happen to be idiot-proof.<p>Want to make an impression? Do like <b>Chad Colby</b> at L.A.’s <b>Chi Spacca</b> and grill up huge, Flintstonian cuts of meat—we’re talking a triple-cut pork chop and a beefy <i>bistecca</i>—cooked to …

BBQ

25 Surprising Foods You Can Grill, from Apple Pie to Ziti

YES! You can grill apple pie, macaroni and cheese, and guacamole—plus a whole lot more.<p><i>The brightest, best cooks know: Don't ever be boxed in by expectations and conventional wisdom. Don't ever let anyone stamp out your creativity. And never, ever let anyone tell you, "No, you can't grill a piece</i> …

Cooking

DIY Cyanotype Wall Hanging

Recreate the look of cyanotype prints using only household items to create a beautiful wall hanging for the summer!<p>201<p>981