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Lets make an orchid terrarium in 5 minutes. [18 HD photo inspirations and step by step guide]

Which flower you like the most? If orchid is one of your favourite flower, then lets make a beautiful orchid terrarium. Terrarium is miniature …

Plants

Material mimics plants by using sunlight for photosynthetic energy production

A Florida scientist has discovered a new material that could be a game changer in the world of renewable energy. The artificial material efficiently …

The Ultimate List of Online Resources for Being a Better Photographer

We thought it would be helpful to put together a list of resources that photographers generally use and how they use them. This is a bit of a “living …

How to Get an Image from Lightroom to Photoshop

<b>Editor’s Note: Don’t miss this week’s free event on when to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop.</b><p>Lightroom is a very powerful non-destructive editing …

9 Tips For Taking Amazing iPhone Photos In Busy Cities

A typical city is full of traffic, busy backgrounds, and lots of people that all have an interesting story to tell. Cities are a great place for …

Landscape Photography

Summer

Mystic Sunrise

Rice is Life.

The Cube

Geometric

underground

Recipe: Oriental prawn wrap | Sainsbury's

For the wraps<p>10 eggs, beaten<br>• 1 red chilli, deseeded and very finely chopped<br>• 1 tsp sunflower oil<br>• 50g baby spinach leaves, shredded<br>• 6 spring onions, …

Vegan Palak Paneer Will Turn Tofu Naysayers into Enthusiasts

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Never have a bad experience with tofu again.</i><p>When I mention the word “tofu” in passing, I tend to get one of two very different responses. Half the people I’m chatting …

Tofu

A Song of Spice and Fire: The Real Deal With Hunan Cuisine

Chairman Mao Zedong, who hailed from spice-loving Hunan province, once said, "You can't be a revolutionary if you don't eat chilies." The Hunanese food writer Liu Guochu says Mao loved spice so much he sprinkled ground chilies on slices of watermelon.<p>My first experience with anything vaguely …

Chinese Lion’s Head Pork Meatballs (狮子头) | Omnivore's Cookbook

Add ground pork into a large bowl. Add 4 tablespoons water. Mix well with a spatula until water is fully incorporated.<p>Add Shaoxing wine, light soy …

The Lettuce Wrap Recipes Everyone’s Pinning Like Crazy

When the temps are high, frankly the only kind of recipe idea we’re interested in is one that’s light and refreshing (and can we also add: fast, easy …

Healthy Eating

Porn site sponsoring free Google Cardboard headsets - get yours now (US only)

Sometimes I don’t know if porn revolves around the internet or if the internet revolves around porn. What we do know is us smartphone users seem to love this form of entertainment, and as tech enthusiasts we are glad to have the pornography industry being so involved technology. Not only for the …

Virtual Reality

38 Tofu Recipes: Stir-Fries, Stews, Dips, and More

A collection of great tofu recipes, from stews and stir-fries to dips, on the grill, and in beignets<p><b>We love tofu. There, we said it.</b> (Again.) Bean curd—whether bouncy firm, dribblingly soft, or somewhere in between—is a versatile, healthy, and, dare we say, flavorful ingredient. Make the most of it …

Cooking

Seasonal change

THE SHOT: Lunar Eclipse of the Space Station

Calsky.com is one of a few websites that will calculate interesting astronomical events you can see from your GPS coordinates. I have several alerts setup including ISS transits across the sun and the moon. The alert detail will tell you, to the second, when it will cross and knowing this I was …

Crispy Salmon with Stir Fried Soba Noodles Recipe

Unlike pasta, dried soba noodles do not require salt to be added into the water when boiling it. Depending on the thickness of the soba noodles, it …

The Art of Growing Garden Plants in Containers

Like the chef who tells a story with the food he prepares, the container gardener sculpts interesting plantscapes that add personality to indoor and …

5 Flipboard Magazines for Your Alternative Garden

Who doesn’t love beautiful, bountiful gardens? I know I do, but for those of us living in an apartment, dorm or some other light- and space-challenged place, a lush garden can be an untenable dream. Add the drought in the West and calls to conserve water, and a green patch of your own can feel even …

Gardening

How to make homemade ramen noodles: A step-by-step guide

Most of us who don't have access to fresh ramen noodles would just buy the instant noodles in the supermarket and enjoy them at home (regardless of …