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Road Trip Yellowstone Book

15<p>SHARES<p><i>Everything you need to know for the perfect adventure.</i><p>Whether you're planning a trip to Yellowstone, cherish fond memories of the park, or …

National Parks

19 Accessories From Amazon That Every Book-Lover Needs To Add To Their Shopping Cart

Really, all you need to be a book-lover is a good book and a place to read it. And a bookmark, for when you are inevitably interrupted halfway …

How to protect your credit online Video

One woman shares how her recent European vacation was ruined by a credit card hacker, and a financial expert shares tips on how to protect yourself …

Identity Theft

How to Use a Strip Softbox for Portraits in Outdoor Locations

Here’s a 10-minute video tutorial in which photographer Kyle Cong shows why a strip softbox is a very handy thing to have if you’re shooting …

The Real-Life Edmund Kemper Interviews Prove How Scary Accurate Mindhunter Is

One of the scariest parts of Netflix's <i>MINDHUNTER</i> is that the show is based in reality. The David Fincher-helmed series is inspired by FBI agent John …

TV
Tom Brady

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Weather

Filmmaker George Lucas Faces Lawsuit as He Tries to Build a Museum of His Own Art Collection

In 2013, President Barack Obama awarded filmmaker George Lucas with a National Medal of the Arts. So, that's one thing Lucas has that Obama doesn't have. In the past year, however, the president has gotten something that was denied Lucas -- some Chicago parkland on which to put up a big building. …

Museums

The P.G. Wodehouse Society of Lahore

When I was in my teens, I picked up a yellowing copy of a P.G. Wodehouse novel from my mother’s bookshelf and cracked it open. The experience was not …

Books

Studs Terkel on the Dignity of Work, Why We Do What We Do, and the Extraordinary Dreams of Ordinary People

A humbling oral history of our search for meaning, mattering, and a sense of worth.<p><i>“I work in a state of passion and compulsion,”</i> the great painter Juan Miró wrote in his reflections on art and the creative process. But to do so-called creative work at all is, in the words of poet Sarah Kay, “an …

How I Meditate: Wellness Expert Nikki Sharp Shares Her Practice

<i>Wellness blogger and health coach Nikki Sharp is on a mission to spread the message of healthy living for the mind, body, and soul. A big part of her</i> …

Meditation

Days of Rain, Floods in Deep South: Pictures

Transportation
Texas

8 Affordable Online Marketing Tricks for Startup Businesses

According to research, 9 out of 10 startups are bound to fail. One of the reasons why startup businesses fail is the lack of funds to fuel their …

A climate scientist who decided not to fly

I’m a climate scientist who doesn’t fly. I try to avoid burning fossil fuels, because it’s clear that doing so causes real harm to humans and to …

Los Angeles

Luciano Rosso / playback 16 / viva la papa

This Photoshop Trick Lets You Easily Fix Color Fringing

Photoshop and Lightroom both have built-in tools for dealing with chromatic aberration (AKA color fringing), but in some cases the features don’t …

Bernard Roth: Stamford professor says eliminating two phrases can make you more successful

The way you speak not only affects how others perceive you; it also has the potential to shape your behaviour.<p>Swapping one word for another could …

Credit Suisse
Will Power

What A Former Costco Employee Wants You To Know

It might sound ridiculous, but when I was offered my dream job at Refinery29, a part of me was sad that I'd have to leave my gig at Costco Wholesale. …

Employment

The riotously beautiful house my sister hid from me – in pictures

Edvard Bjelland and his sister Bergit had lived for years on a remote farm in Norway. One day, she decided to have her own house built nearby, decorating it in a colourful, magical way – a total contrast to the family farmhouse. Since Bergit died in 2011, Edvard has looked after her house. Elin …

Golf

IBM Engineer Quits His Job to Travel the World as an Instagram-Famous Photographer

If you had the chance to quit your job and pursue your passion, would you do it? Engineer-turned-photographer Eelco Roos seized the opportunity to follow his dream, and hasn't looked back since. The Dutch creative used to work as an IT specialist at IBM Amsterdam for 10 years, but increasing …

Photography

Why Throwing Yourself Into the Unknown Can Be the Best Thing You Can Do to Yourself

Most of us are scared of diving into the unknown, of uncertainty, of unfamiliarity, of not knowing what's going to happen. We are scared that things could go wrong, that things will be uncomfortable, and that things might not go as expected.<p>But throwing yourself into the unknown can be very …

Positive Thinking

Man Generates Almost No Garbage in Two and a Half Year Trash-Free Experiment

Darshan Karwat, a post-doctorate at the University of Michigan, is making headlines for having maintained an incredibly frugal and sustainable …

Sustainability

10 Ways to Give to Charity When You're Short on Cash

Give your time, stuff, and talents.<p>The holidays are hard on everyone’s budget, so don’t feel bad if you can’t write a big check to your favorite …

Personal Finance

Fly Fishing Utah | Trout Fishing Utah | Field & Stream

<i>With his back against a timbered lakeshore, Utah guide Mike James (quietflyfisher.com) punched out unreal long-distance (60-plus feet) roll casts. "I</i> …

This Art Exhibit Makes You 'Wonder' — And That's The Whole Point

When you were a little kid, everyday objects could be amazing — twigs, bugs, old tires, there was potential in everything. And it's that sense of awe that the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery is trying to recapture in its new show, Wonder.<p>In the Renwick's newly renovated gallery in Washington, D.C., …

Museums