Mary Cooper

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A stunning shot of the #Narrows at Zion #NationalPark (@ZionNPS) in #Utah. The Narrows is the narrowest section of #Zion Canyon. This gorge, with walls a thousand feet tall and the Virgin River sometimes just twenty to thirty feet wide, is one of the most popular areas in Zion National Park. Photo courtesy of Michael Bonocore (@michaelbonocore).

You can stop looking for the best #supermoon photo. We have found it courtesy of Arches National Park in Utah.

The Family Travel Guide To Yosemite

Yosemite National Park just recently celebrated its 150th birthday (June 30th), honoring the date that President Lincoln signed a law preserving the park’s virgin stand of redwoods, Mariposa Grove, for “public use and recreation for all time.” Indeed, more than a century and a half later we are …

Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

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A New Photo Archive Of Bohemian Brooklyn Circa 1970

New Yorkers love to peep into stranger’s homes, whether it’s through an illuminated ground floor window, or through décor porn sites like Grace Bonney’s Design*Sponge or Apartment Therapy.<p>The New York Public Library just digitized an archive of prints from the 1970s that indulges that exact …

Halloween Candy and Beer: 5 Spookily Perfect Pairings

If you can’t keep your hands out of the candy bowl, go full tilt by pairing classic Halloween candies with the perfect craft beers.<p>Everyone knows a fun-size Snickers bar is pretty damn perfect on its own. But like so many things, it tastes 5,000 times better with beer. If you can’t keep your hands …

Candy Corn

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Just Because Science Can Genetically Engineer Foods, Doesn't Mean We Should

Recently the debate over genetically modified (GMO) foods has heated up again. In just the past few weeks, articles about GMOs have appeared in Slate, the New York Times, and Grist. And over the weekend New York Times writer Amy Harmon wrote again of the saving graces of genetically engineered …

The perils at Great Falls - Washington Post

THE RIVER CAN KILL — STAY OUT. That blunt warning greets visitors at Great Falls Park because subtlety hasn't deterred people from illegally wading, swimming and diving into this treacherous slice of the Potomac.<p>Since 2001, 27 people have died in river accidents in the area, including three since …

First time Ireland: unmissable Emerald Isle experiences

Ireland’s reputation precedes itself, so first-time visitors might think they know what to expect – rolling green fields, chatty locals and a pint for each hand – but there’s so much more to Ireland than its stereotypical charms. Skip the bus tours stopping at leprechaun-filled souvenir shops and …

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe on Food52

• Preheat oven to 450 degrees.<br>• Place flour into a large mixing bowl. Fluff it gently and very briefly with a whisk.<br>• Add cold bacon fat and cut it into the flour with a pastry blender until pea-sized crumbs form. If you don't have a pastry blender you can quickly rub the fat into the flour with your …

The Betrayal of Joe Paterno: How It All Probably Happened | The Framing of Joe Paterno

<i>“A lie gets half way around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.”</i><p><i>Winston Churchill</i><p><i>"In the aftermath of the Freeh Report, the</i> …

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Flipboard for Photographers and Photography Lovers

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …