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Embrace sustainable travel in this solar-powered A-frame cabin

A beautiful A-frame cabin has popped up on the remote Finnish island of Vallisaari to serve as an “ecological alternative to cabin life.” Imagined by …

Sustainability

Fly to Scandinavia This Summer and Score a Free Rental Car

Scandinavian Airlines flights to Stockholm, Oslo, and Copenhagen can earn a five-day car rental from Avis.<p>Few parts of the world welcome summertime …

Density-Based Clustering

Cluster Analysis is an important problem in data analysis. Data scientists use clustering to identify malfunctioning servers, group genes with …

Algorithms

Prescriptive Analytics for Booking Your Flights, from FLYR Labs

The travel industry is no stranger to Data Science disruption – especially air travel. Online flight finders have been snapping up data scientists …

The Four Essential V’s for a Big Data Analytics Platform

Whether data is structured or unstructured, it’s only as valuable as the business outcomes it makes possible. However, the data itself isn’t the only …

Big Data

24 Extremely Delicious Slow Cooker Dinners

There's no better feeling than coming home after a long day to a great dinner that you've already made. Way to go, slow cooker. Way to go, self.

The Food Lab: How to Make Parisian Gnocchi

GalleryThe Food Lab: How to Make Parisian Gnocchi<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>We've all met gnocchi before. Those potato-based pasta pillows that at their best are light and bouncy, though more often then not come off as leaden and heavy. Well, those gnocchi are another story …

Turmeric Tea Recipe

For a while it felt like someone was sticking a hot poker between my shoulder blades, particularly if I moved my neck in certain directions, like …

Wedding Theme You May Not Have Considered: Aviation

<i>By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly</i><p>Maybe it's the idea of your love arriving on a jet plane, but there's something about air travel that is just so romantic. From handsome Air Force grooms to jet-setting stationery, let your love take flight with these aviation-themed wedding ideas.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Aviation …

Some Useful Tips for Using Perspective in Photography

As photographers, we often hear about the importance of moving position to change your perspective, but what does that actually mean? What is …

Photography Tips in a Pinch

Good photographers try to be prepared for almost any situation. Unfortunately, if you tried to carry everything you’d need to meet every possible …

Photography Tips

Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to all of us: One minute we have so many fresh ideas that we can't wait to share them with the world. The next minute, the well is dry, and we're wondering if we'll ever have another original thought. I've been there, and I'm …

Entrepreneurship

7 Financial Skills Every 20-Year-Old Needs To Learn

When I read 20 Things 20 Year Olds Don’t Get, by Forbes contributor Jason Nazar, I immediately imagined parents frantically forwarding the post to their kids. Baby boomers, myself included, want our adult children to be successful in the workplace. But there’s an ulterior motive, as well … we want …

9 Popular Yet Terrible Kids Books

m a big believer in the awesomeness of the bedtime story. I strongly feel that if you impart a love of reading you will practically sail through grade school, middle school and high school and can probably skip college all together — or maybe that’s just me. Wow, I’m already starting this post off …

A Picture Sells a Thousand Cents

You do not have to be a professional photographer to profit from selling your photos for use online, on mobile devices, and traditional publications. …

Best Skin Care For Men: 10 Essential Products

Searching for the best skin care for men? It takes a real man to put as much effort into his skin as he does his wardrobe, work and social life. Most …

Make Yourself Some Chai

A hot cup of spicy chai is a fabulous way to start the day: allow no substitutes. It's also makes a great support to meditation. Getting hopped up on tea before meditating is a traditional practice. Some swear by green tea, which I like, but my favorite by far is Indian chai. Yet chai-making--the …

Chai

7 Simple Ways a Blog Can Get You More Photography Clients

By Ramsay Taplin Are you a photographer who dreams of taking your photography business to the next level? Well, one of the things that creative …

Photography

Good Example of How to Raise Money on Kickstarter as a Photographer

Photographer Joseph D.R. OLeary had a wonderful idea, even if it was a bit different than your typical idea. He wanted to create a photographic …

Bad Weather = Good Light for Photographers

We’ve all sat, staring out of our window and cursing at the rain poring down or the flat, grey sky that just happened to cloud over on few hours …

Landscape Photography

The Kitchn

"You can embrace your messy hair—it looks sexy—but having the right products and techniques will keep it looking styled." Before you tell your barber to buzz it off, take a look at our tips for keeping unruly hair in check: http://ow.ly/nqnKT

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

William and Kate: whatever you do, don't call him Kevin

"What's in a name?" Shakespeare has Juliet ask in Act II, Scene II of Romeo and Juliet. "That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as …