madeleine shell

62 Flips | 8 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Follower | @mshell1 | Keep up with madeleine shell on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “madeleine shell”

These are the most Instagram-worthy waterfall hikes in all 50 states

<b>Connecticut: Roaring Brook Falls</b> <br>Categorized as a moderate-level three-mile hike, the reward is a spectacular view of the state’s highest single-drop …

Hiking

Shirtless Hunks Can't Save Abercrombie From Fast Fashion

Photo: Courtesy of Abercrombie & Fitch.<p>A couple of years ago, Abercrombie & Fitch, American Eagle (and to a lesser extent, Aeropostale), were staples …

Why It's Difficult To Find Full Video Of King's Historic Speech

As thousands gather in Washington over the next week to the mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, you may be moved to look for video of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream Speech," which he delivered in front of the Lincoln Memorial during that march.<p>It might surprise you that …

Ireland performs its first legal abortion under new law, and it saved a woman’s life

A woman was allowed to terminate her pregnancy after a life-threatening health complication<p>Irish authorities confirmed on Friday that a woman was permitted to legally terminate a nonviable 18-week pregnancy, making it the first legal abortion to be carried out in the country since the Protection of …

Archaeologists race against time and turmoil to save Gaza’s ancient ruins

A visitor looks at a mosaic in the Gaza Strip's Jabaliya refugee camp - a reminder from a time in late antiquity when Christianity was the dominant faith in Gaza. Hatem Moussa<p>ST. HILARION, Gaza Strip — The ruins of this ancient complex sit on dunes by the sea, a world away from Gaza City's noise …

Archaeology

The Internet Turns On Ben Affleck As Batman

Last night Warner Bros. announced that Ben Affleck will play Batman in the next <i>Superman</i> movie tentatively called <i>Batman vs. Superman</i>. Fans are not happy with the choice. Today the Internet is turning against Affleck.<p>Twitter exploded with angry comments, many of them referencing Affleck’s dismal 2003 …

That horned sea monster? It’s ‘definitely a shark skeleton’

A series of pictures provided by Spanish Civil Protection on Aug. 16 shows the creature found by residents in the Spanish coastal village of Villaricos. The carcass, measuring four to five meters in length, was in an advanced state of decomposition.<p>Horned sea monster? Dragon? A long, smelly carcass …

Dinosaurs

Associated Press News

It's true. Arcade Fire will be releasing a new record in October. http://pnps.co/15nW1OG

Pitchfork Music Festival Almost Sold Out

Pitchfork Music Festival 2013 heads to Chicago's Union Park July 19-21. That's next weekend! Three-day passes sold out last month, but a VERY limited amount of single-day tickets are still available here for $50 each. Tickets for Friday and Sunday are nearly gone, so we added a few more to ensure …

Bill Cosby announces first TV comedy special in 30 years

At the ripe age of 75, Bill Cosby has announced his first televised comedy special in 30 years. Set to premiere November 24th on Comedy Central, <i>Far</i> …

Ringo Starr, Confident and Sober: Rolling Stone's 1992 Feature Story

"Sometimes I can't believe that it's been twenty-two years since the boys were together," says Ringo Starr as he sits backstage at the Variety Arts …

Music

Inside the Beatles' Vinyl Album Remasters

The remastered Beatles catalog arrives on 180-gram vinyl in record stores tomorow (today in the U.K.). While engineers didn't have to spend as much …

Guitar

John Lennon's Final Interview

On December 5, 1980, three days before he was murdered, John Lennon sat down with <i>Rolling Stone</i>'s Jonathan Cott for a nine-hour interview. Select …

Music

50 Years Ago Today: The Beatles Released Their Debut Single, 'Love Me Do'

Exactly 50 years ago today, on October 5th, 1962, a new single titled "Love Me Do" hit record stores all over England. It was the debut 45 by the …

Music

The Real Story Behind the Beatles' Last Days

Sunday marked an anniversary most Beatles fans would rather forget: the day in 1970 when Paul McCartney announced to the world that the Beatles were …

Music

Hear Hayley Coupon's beautiful piano ballad "Let Me Be" http://pnps.co/13UrVW7

Teen Jailed For Facebook Post Expresses Regrets

"I certainly would have thought a lot more about what I said. ... People should be very careful about what they say" on social media sites.<p>That was the word Friday morning on CNN's <i>New Day</i> from Justin Carter, the 19-year-old Texas gamer who was arrested and jailed in February after making a Facebook …

Texas Wants to Pass Its Abortion Bill Today, and Wendy Davis Can't Stop It

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Texas is all geared to pass its 20-week abortion ban today — the same bill that state Sen. Wendy …

Swear words shift meaning, importance over time

Back in 1939, the Production Code Administration required that David O. Selznick defend the use of the word "damn" in his film “Gone with the Wind.”<p>Fast forward to present day, and basic cable programs from "Mad Men" to "Breaking Bad" and "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" have no problem using …

Spectacular Moleskine Doodles Explode with Energy

Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes proves that doodling can be so much more than scratching unintelligible scribbles on paper. Through his Sketchy Stories blog, Rosanes shares his wonderful world of doodling in a simple Moleskine sketchbook. Equipped with an ordinary Moleskine, a few Uni …

Doodling

Why you’ll share this story: The new science of memes

More and more of the things that set the internet on fire are of that species of charmingly moronic pairing of text and image that allows even the post-literate to feel like they have partaken of a shared cultural moment. And now, scientists are beginning to understand how the curiously addictive …

Memes

100 Of The Greatest Opening Sentences In The History Of Literature

Whilst the cover or even title of a book might initially gain your attention, in truth it’s the opening sentence that has the power to inspire, …

The 43 Best Hidden Hikes in the U.S.

Sure, hiking the Appalachian Trail is an experience no one ever forgets. But the United States is a pretty big place, with tons of opportunities for …

Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp

Fresh Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 21, 2013 74<p>This is how I know it’s officially summer.<p>Warm fruit<p>with a crispy topping<p>and melty …

Classic Posters of Iconic Movie Cars

<i>Cars And Films</i> is a series of prints paying homage to some great films and the iconic vehicles used in them by graphic and web designer Jess Prudencio. Based out of Seville, Spain, Prudencio embarked on this passion project with a simple, clean perspective. While most illustrators focus on the …

Posters

Articles about wood works on Dwell.com - Dwell

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...<p>Chronicling the eponymous exhibition from earlier this year at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London,...<p>Designing a house for this setting was a …

Architecture

Scrooser

Part bike, part moped, the Scrooser is more than a frame and fat tires. It uses a battery-powered motor to augment your muscle power, letting you hit …