Creative Commons

12 great bike rides in, around, or between cities

Ideal routes for urban cycling and sightseeing<p>For many cyclists, spring means finally being able to bike again, a chance to return to a pedal-powered commute and explore. Cycling, especially bike sharing, offers some of the easiest and most enjoyable ways to check out new neighborhoods or …

Urban Planning

21 School Lunches You’ll Thankfully Never Eat Again

Potato smilies just look so unsettling.<p>Posted on April 12, 2017, 15:41 GMT<p>1. A bland sponge cake with some pink custard to jazz up proceedings.<p>2. Incredibly resilient sausages that were almost impossible to cut.<p>Flickr: lexnger / Creative Commons<p>If you cut them in the middle both sides would just …

Foodies

21 Reasons To Never Step Foot In Oldham

There's nothing there.<p>Posted on April 12, 2017, 15:54 GMT<p>1. Let's face it, Oldham is just a bit rubbish.<p>Arrowsg / Getty Images<p>Tandle Hills, Royton.<p>2. There is zero history there.<p>Thomas E Saunders / Via en.wikipedia.org<p>The remains of Castleshaw Roman Fort, on the edge of Castleshaw.<p>3. Very little …

Ghost Towns

4 ways of finding copyright-friendly media - Innovation: Education

The art of the responsible remix<p>With the incredible popularity and ease of digital mediamaking comes great responsibility. As students unlock the …

Creativity

21 Profound Thoughts That Will Change The Way You See The World

Mind. Blown. H/T Shower Thoughts on Reddit.<p>Posted on April 07, 2017, 12:05 GMT<p>1.<p>Pixabay / Creative Commons / Reddit: JimboJonesFA / BuzzFeed<p>2.<p>commons.wikimedia.org / Creative Commons / Reddit / BuzzFeed<p>3.<p>en.wikipedia.org / Creative Commons / Reddit: Jorogasm / BuzzFeed<p>4.<p>Flickr: lfl / Creative …

Ghost Towns

19 Scottish Quirks That Seriously Confuse The Rest Of The World

"Why do Scottish people use cunt as a pronoun?"<p>Posted on April 06, 2017, 16:14 GMT<p>1. Tossing the caber.<p>Because we're nails, Michael's mum. And also because since ancient times Scots had to transport tall pine trees down mountainsides and across gorges to build houses. They'd do that by chucking the …

Scotland

Following Kendell Jenner's Pepsi Ad, a list of past controversial campaigns: Throwback Thursday

Kendell Jenner, sister to the equally controversial Kim Kardashian, debuted in a Pepsi advertisement two days ago.<p>The ad itself checks all the right …

Kendall Jenner

23 Horrifying Foods You Won't Be Able To Look At If You Have Trypophobia

Don't look at these while eating.<p>Posted on April 05, 2017, 11:35 GMT<p>1. Does this picture make you crave cabbage or do you kinda wanna be sick?<p>Creative Commons / Flickr: quinnanya<p>2. Does this seedless strawberry make your skin crawl?<p>3. And does this hideously scrambled egg already make you want to …

Dessert

12 Creepy Scottish Urban Legends That Will Freak You Right Out

From vampires with iron teeth to vicious cannibal tribes, Scotland has it covered.<p>Posted on April 04, 2017, 16:36 GMT<p>Flickr: 92349434@N00 / Creative Commons<p>In 1954, hundreds of young kids from the Gorbals area of Glasgow swarmed into the creepy Necropolis graveyard on the hunt for a vampire with …

Scotland

TIPS FOR SUCCESSFUL CO-PARENTING

When you and your partner decide to part ways and you have children, co-parenting becomes important in ensuring the well-being of your …

Parenting

Daily Travel Photo - The Fallen Ancient

The Fallen Ancient<p>Taken from the White Mountains Bristlecone Pine Forest, California.<p>Good photos require proper gear. A good tripod and a camera with …

Photography

19 Things That Annoy Everyone From Liverpool

The Scouse struggle is real.<p>1. Popping to “Home and Bargain” but someone pointing out it’s actually Home Bargains.<p>Can we at least agree that it’s God’s gift to us all.<p>2. Attracting stares for having your rollers in all day.<p>For the love of God, just let me live.<p>3. Getting caught in the rain and …

Liverpool FC

Theatre of Thugga

Image License<p><b>Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike:</b> This license lets others remix, tweak, and build upon this content …

Graphics

16 Terrifying Wikipedia Pages About Ghosts That Will Make You Lose Your Shit

Don’t read this in bed at night. Honestly.<p>1. The Exorcism of Roland Doe<p>In 1949, a 13-year-old boy in Maryland allegedly became possessed by a demon after using a ouija board to try to contact his dead aunt. Roland started to act strangely, the words “demon” and “hell” appeared on his body, and …

Street Art Eye Candy: 12 Cities Every Artsy Traveler Will Love [Slideshow]

1 / 12<p>©Geraint Rowland/Flickr, Creative Commons<p>Mexico City, Mexico<p>Spurred on by projects through the last several decades, Mexican artists—and those …

Street Art

21 high-paying side jobs you can do in your spare time

Group fitness instructor<p><i>Alli Harvey / Stringer / Getty Images</i><p><b>Pay:</b> Up to $53 an hour<p><b>Type of flexibility:</b> Part time<p><b>Description:</b> Group Fitness …

Employment

25 Totally Flexible Ways to Make Money in College Without Dropping Classes

Working through college is a key way to reduce the amount of debt you’ll have after graduation.<p>But a well-paying job you can balance with classes and …

Money

Free stock photo websites that will enrich your blog without costs

Finding the right image to accompany your article or act as the perfect backdrop for an illustration is at times easier said than done, and if you …

Web Design

16 Of The Very Greatest, Sweariest Scottish Insults Of All Time

Even Shakespeare couldn’t have come up with “lavvy-heided wankstain”.<p><i>Insults inspired by this Wikipedia page, and various extremely sweary tweets actually sent to Donald Trump. You can see more here.</i>

Creativity

Mind Your Manners When it Comes to Visuals! by Sheila B Robinson

Say cheese! It’s me, <b>Sheila B Robinson</b>, AEA365’s Lead Curator and sometimes Saturday contributor. We have featured a number of blog posts over the …

Connectivism

50 Things No One Tells You About Becoming A Parent

You won’t find this stuff in the baby books.<p>1. Your kid will cry out for you the most on nights you stay up a little later than usual.<p>Binge-watching goes hand in hand with binge nightmare-soothing/water-getting.<p>2. At some point you will accidentally hurt your kid and feel like the worst parent ever.<p>…

Kids

World's most powerful countries revealed

<i>US News</i> and World Report released its latest edition of ‘Best Countries‘ study where they evaluated 80 countries on a wide range of criteria …

Pakistan

How to Simplify Flickr Photo Attribution – ProfHacker - Blogs

We’ve long been fans of Flickr here at ProfHacker. For example, it’s where we get most of the lead images for our posts and we’ve recommended using …

Bicycling

FedEx Can Keep On Copying for Creative Commons Licensee

Fed Ex Office and Print Services recently scored a victory in <i>Great Minds v. FedEx Office and Print Services, Inc.</i>, securing dismissal of a copyright …

School Districts

19 Food Quirks Scottish People Don’t Realise Are Super Weird

We do some fucking strange things to our pies.<p>1. Having chips with pizza…<p>Deep-frying pizza isn’t actually a Scottish idea, they actually do it in Italy too, and call it “Pizza Fritta”. But no self-respecting Italian would pair a pizza with chips.<p>2. ….and with your curry.<p>Potatoes make a great curry …

Foodies

Cutting the cord

Audio-only stream below<p>Download it directly with this link<br>• Subscribe with your favorite Podcatcher: Audio feed | Google Play Music | Pocket Casts | …

Google Play

Dad 'drugged his daughters friends and raped them'

A father plied his daughter’s school-aged friends with drugs and alcohol before encouraging them to strip off and having sex with them, an Australian …

22 Things No One Ever Tells You About Pregnancy

Where did all these freckles come from?<p>1. In the early days of pregnancy, you are both pregnant and not pregnant.<p>Doctors calculate pregnancy from the first day of the mother’s last period. So if you’re pregnant, for at least the first few days of your official pregnancy, <i>you weren’t pregnant at …

Pregnancy

Important Ruling On Perennially-Problematic Creative Commons Non-Commercial License

Techdirt has been warning about the problems with the Creative Commons Non-Commercial License (CC NC) for many, many years. Last September, Mike …

FedEx

19 Of The Most Beautiful Aboriginal Australian Words

Always was, always will be.