Tara Nicole Lira

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A regular New York Times kids’ section and a kids’ version of The Daily are on the way this month

When The New York Times published an experimental kids’ section in its Sunday paper back in May, Caitlin Roper, The New York Times Magazine’s special projects editor, didn’t quite expect the scale of the reaction from the feature’s young readers. Dozens of kids (many via their parents) contacted …

See the artwork that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle

These images seem to appear in front of your eyes - as they're formed from a formation of 160 glass strips.<p>The artwork is a quirky anamorphic structure that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle, when a fish or a bird is brought to life before quickly disappearing.<p>Despite three images completing …

The Snapshotr Shot Glass Will Eliminate Your 'Alcohol Is Disgusting' Face Forever

If we were honest about drinking alcohol on a Friday night, we'd all probably admit that a) we don't like discussing craft beer as much as we pretend to and b) taking shots is the absolute worst.<p>But now, we've discovered a way for you to avoid those awkward facial contortions brought on by those …

The 19 best drone photos of 2014

The sky is the limit when it comes to creative uses of drones for photography — see for example Dronestagram or the <i>National Geographic</i> magazine …

Emma Hack Artist

The Emma Hack Art Prize is a $5000 acquisitive art prize for all South Australian based artists from any discipline<i>...</i> MORE<p>Adelaide-based artist, …

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Photographer Documents Teenage Couples Consumed by a Passionate Kiss

When teenagers fall in love, there is no end to the amount of kissing that they can do, even in public. For 16 years, skateboarder and artist Ed Templeton found himself naturally drawn to these very private moments that were taking place in a public forum. From a voyeuristic perspective, he …

How to Read THE GRAVEYARD BOOK with Your Kid(s)

10 International Street Photographers Who Change The Way We See The World

Think of a city. Of its winding roads and bustling crowds and tall buildings and piling garbage and whatever else. Now look closer. Think of the strange colors that jam up against each other for a brief moment, or the constant and ever-changing potential for violence, or danger, or love. Think of …

Why Quality Professional Development for Teachers Matters

Eventually, the principals who chose student learning stated, "If students aren't learning, it doesn't matter what we do; we are just spinning our …

The Unaired SNL Sketch: Nasim Pedrad As Aziz Ansari

Nasim gets a real thrill dressing as Aziz, even though she admits that it's a bit of a "boner-eraser."

Aziz Ansari

Illustrator Creates Doodles That Interact With Their Surroundings

French art director and illustrator David Troquier, who goes by Troqman, has an impressive sense of humor. He creates scrapbook doodles and places …

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35 Magnum Photographers Give Their Advice to Aspiring Photographers

Hi<p>Bill Reeves, a passionate photographer who is fortunate enough to have Magnum photographers Eli Reed and Paolo Pellegrin as his mentors, told me …

Don’t Forget About Nature: Designer and Photographer Julian Bialowas On the Importance of Exploration in the Digital Age

Julian Bialowas is always searching for the next adventure. Currently based in San Francisco, the Canadian photographer and designer has made his …

Best of the Hotline: How to Save Fresh Herbs

<i>Some questions on the Hotline have staying power, and for good reason -- they cover the questions we ask ourselves time and time again. Join us as we revisit some of the most popular.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Keep those fresh herbs going all through fall and winter.</i><p>As summer winds down, you might be wondering how you …

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

Things AP Econ Students Should Know on Flipboard

By Michael Brody | Michael Brody created a magazine on Flipboard. “Things AP Econ Students Should Know on Flipboard” is available with thousands of …

Teach Earth on Flipboard

By Sean Hampton-Cole | Resources for Teaching Geography and Earth Science.<p>Africa is splitting in two – here is why<p>A large crack, stretching several …

Beg, Borrow, Steal on Flipboard

By Marcelle McGhee | How copyright works for students. Creative Commons . Free stuff for classroom use<p>Two Million Wondrous Nature Illustrations Put …

What I’m Reading: Sommelier Raj Vaidya

<i>As the head sommelier of a restaurant with three Michelin stars, Rajeev Vaidya is a man whose good taste is literally certified. At Daniel, Chef</i> …

Funny Illustrations by Mauro Gatti

Creative and Funny Illustrations.<p>Mauro Gatti is a Milan, Italy based illustrator and graphic designer. The simple but funny illustrations reflect …

Daily Inspiration #1862

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Victor Carrey Demonstrates His Love for the Fast and the Slow in Short Film ‘The Runaway’ - The Fox Is Black

I sometimes feel that there’s a tendency for blogs to just focus on what the latest thing is. For some reason there seems to be a need to focus on …

Try It Now

Hands-On With Hyperlapse, Instagram’s New Video Creation App

Instagram has just launched a brand new standalone app called Hyperlapse, which focuses entirely on mobile video creation.<p>The app <i>looks</i> dead simple, but is actually doing a lot in the background. When you first open Hyperlapse, you’ll go through a very quick tutorial and are then sent straight into …

Remix: Put Data Journalism into Every Entry-Level J-School Class

Click the the image to read our entire series. Public domain image via DARPA<p>I have stopped using New York Times data visualizations in my training …

No Chalkboard Needed: J-Schools Experiment with Blended Learning

Click the image for a full listing of series posts. (Image courtesy of Flickr user DeclanTM)<p>Rumors were circulating on Twitter that a teen pop …

Looking to Flip Your Classroom? Turn to Facebook

Click the logo for a full listing of series posts. (Image courtesy of Flickr user DeclanTM)<p>A few years ago, students working on a project in my …