Andrew Frohling

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4 hikes to take in the Colorado Rockies

Summer is here, so why not pack the car and head to the Colorado Rockies?<p>You could also hop a two-hour flight to Denver, but who wants the hassle of …

Hiking

The State of the Photobook in 2018

While in Berlin our friend Marc Falzon had the opportunity to meet Hannes Wanderer. He is the owner of Peperoni Books / 25 Books, a well respected …

Photography

25 National Park Adventures You Need to Have

1. Get a Classic Summit to Yourself<p>These iconic NPS peaks are no secret—but that doesn’t mean you have to share your alpine glory. Beat the crowds …

National Parks

15 Uses for Super Glue You’ve Never Tried (But Should!)

You already use super glue when your child’s favorite toy cracks, or for a quick fix to repair a broken living room decoration. However, super glue …

Woodworking

Life and Work of Gerhard Richter, Abstract and Photorealistic Artist

<b>Gerhard Richter</b> (born February 9, 1932) is one of the world's most celebrated living artists. He has lived and worked in Germany his entire life. He …

Art

Fluid, the app that converts websites into Mac apps, gets a major overhaul with support for WebKit2

Fluid, the app that transforms basic web apps into full on Mac apps, is getting a major update today. Coming in form of a beta, the new update adds a handful of notable changes.<p>The developer announced the Fluid 2.0 beta via a tweet today, noting that the update includes a complete re-write from the …

Apps

An Old Grain Silo Makes an Enchanting Tiny Home in Phoenix

Tucked into the urban grid, a 340-square-foot grain silo becomes an unexpected desert oasis that overcomes several design challenges.<p>From the 17-foot, operable slot window of a converted grain silo in Phoenix, Arizona, you can see straight into the city center. Though it’s a mere 700 feet from the …

Architecture

New smartphone app lets museum visitors point at art, then see artists discuss the work

The Hirshhorn Eye (nicknamed "hi") is a new smartphone application that lets visitors to Smithsonian's Hishhorn Museum of Art point their phones at …

Art

Samsung updates its stylish Frame TVs with more features and artwork

Samsung's classy Frame TVs have returned, enhanced for 2018 with more art and four magnetic bezel cover options to ensure the expansive 4K Frames fit into the decor of even more homes. The new TVs come with an updated, improved artwork UI, making it easier to browse art collections by color scheme …

Gear & Gadgets

National parks where you can find solitude in summer

America’s most popular national parks receive more than 100,000 visitors a month during summer. But other parks fly under the radar.<p>Visitors to lesser-known parks can enjoy uncrowded scenic areas, unpressured ranger interactions and may be able to camp without a reservation. These parks are more …

National Parks

How To Quickly Get Rid of Ants

To get rid of ants quickly, you'll need to pay attention to their trail.<p>Ants are undoubtedly pesky pests. Seeing a swarm of them in your home is …

Insects

Lego's Voltron Set Is the Giant Brick Robot of Our Dreams

We’ve been quivering with anticipation ever since Lego officially confirmed it would be adding Voltron—the universe’s premiere lion-based defender—to …

Lego

Decisive Moments: Why One Million Instagram Fans Follow Jason Peterson’s Black-and-White Photography

Not always, but often enough, Jason Peterson’s photography is a waiting game. Until it isn’t.<p>First comes recognition of the graphic strength of the …

Photography

National Park Service Releases Iconic Paintings of Parks

In a climate-controlled vault in Charles Town, West Virginia, four of the most beautiful paintings ever made of our national parks are hidden from public view. The panoramic works were created by Austrian artist Heinrich Berann, a pioneer of mountainscape painting. Among the more than 10,000 pieces …

National Parks

Top 5 Scenic Drives in Jackson Hole

There are three roads in and out of Jackson. Ask any local and they’ll have a definite favorite. Mine is the Teton Pass, also known as Wyoming …

National Parks

Imaginary Worlds Brought to Life With Unexpected Photo Combinations

Have you ever dreamt of surfing on clouds or exploring the sparkling spiral arms of the galaxy? German self-taught Photoshop expert Justin Peters visualizes these surreal fantasies in his growing portfolio of digital art. Inspired by Pablo Picasso’s quote, “Everything you can imagine is real,” …

Art

50,000 Free Resources From the Met Museum’s Library Are Now Available to Download

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has increased its digital presence over the last few years. With accessibility in mind, the world-famous institution has made public domain images, photographs of its permanent collection, and even free full-text art books available to the public. Now, it even offers …

Museums

Canyonlands National Park Needs to Be on Your Hiking Radar

Canyonlands National Park, located in southeastern Utah, is an underrated gem among its larger, more well-known national park pals. The colorful …

National Parks

Amtrak Is Having a 2-for-1 Sale on Private Roomettes So You Can Book Your Dream Train Trip With a Friend (Video)

Attention would-be cross-country train travelers: Amtrak is having a sale on roomettes — the small rooms onboard the train that offer both privacy …

Trains

The story behind Susan Kare’s iconic design work for Apple

Susan Kare’s icons and fonts for the original Macintosh were revolutionary. They gave a lifeless computer a warmth and personality that lives on in …

Graphic Design

The youngest self-made billionaire on Earth says his success is less about his own brilliance and more about his employees -- and luck

• <b>John Collison, a 27-year-old originally from Ireland, is the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, worth an estimated $US1 billion.</b>• <b><br>He and his</b> …

Startups

Kevin Costner's New Series 'Yellowstone' Shows America's First National Park in All Its Staggering Beauty

The stunning filming location in Montana offers fresh inspiration to visit this wild part of our country.<p>Tonight, the Paramount Network (formerly …

National Parks

The Best Hikes in Montana's Glacier National Park

More than three million people visit Montana's Glacier National Park every year, and for good reasons: the dramatic landscape of ice-scoured granite …

Hiking

National Park Foundation Wants You to #PicYourPark

The grand prize winner will receive a trip for two to any national park site in the contiguous 48 states.

The Independent Mary Cassatt

Working from Paris, she imbued her paintings of domestic life with an American sense of freedom and sheer fun.<p>For years, I had mixed feelings about …

20 great holidays in Central Europe

<b>Slovenia</b><p>Friendly farm stay<p>The hamlet of Kupljenik is only an hour’s drive from Slovenia’s Ljubljana airport but it feels a world away. Surrounded by meadows, Dolinar farmhouse offers simple double rooms with rustic wooden furnishings as well as larger apartments. Outside, crickets chirp at sunset, …

European Travel

Alex Guarnaschelli's Mac and Cheese Recipe Is Out of This World

Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli knows a thing or two about getting a delicious dinner on the table. But if you really want to wow your guests, …

Recipes

The 10 Most Underrated National Parks in America

There are 59 national parks in the United States. These are the hidden gems.<p>There are 59 national parks in the United States — each more majestic and …

National Parks

Charles Rennie Mackintosh: architect of choice for Doctor Who and Madonna

‘Those who want to see art should bypass London and go straight to Glasgow,” wrote the German critic Hermann Muthesius in 1902. “Glasgow’s take on art is unique,” he added. “In architecture, it is a new, young city.”<p>What most caught his eye was the work of a young couple, Charles Rennie Mackintosh …

Scotland

How to Ripen Avocados When They're Too Hard

By Alex Delany<p>You've been there: It's the morning before you need to use an avocado and it's solid as a rock. Don't panic. There's still hope.<p>Avocados seem to be working against us. When a BLT (or an ABLT, as it were) calls for slices of the green stuff, or some tortilla chips are asking for a …

Breakfast