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Jaw-Dropping Photos of Germany's Abandoned Beelitz Heilstätten Complex

As far as abandoned German buildings go, this one is pretty famous. A sprawling medical complex built in 1898, the Beelitz-Heilstätten Hospital …

19 Mysteries That Small-Town Midwesterners Will Never, Ever Solve

Why does everyone insist on calling pop "soda?"<p>Posted on March 26, 2017, 19:01 GMT<p>1. Why do we always say "ope" when we bump into someone?<p>Even if you know that you do this, you still can't stop yourself from doing it.<p>2. Why is Meijer the best store in the world?<p>Mike Kalasnik / Via Flickr: …

Six Flags

32 architectural masterpieces everyone should see in their lifetime

Buildings may be some of the most impressive works of art we have.<p>After sinking untold sums of money into their construction, we can walk through the finished products and even live inside them.<p>Business Insider has selected 30 buildings that push the boundaries of structural expression. We think …

Wikimedia

This is the one food you must try in 47 European countries

There’s always one -- that one inimitable treat your trip to Europe wouldn’t be complete without sampling. It's the one dish your friends waste no time in asking you about. That isn’t to say it’s easy to choose one food for each country. After all, this is Europe, home to some of the most delicious …

Foodies

Most dietary supplements are useless, but here are the ones you should take

Every year, supplements send roughly 20,000 people to the emergency room.<p>Last year, the world's largest dietary supplement maker, GNC Holdings Inc, agreed to pay $2.25 million to avoid federal prosecution over its alleged sale of illegal pills and powders.<p>And the Food and Drug Administration has …

Nutrition

10 Airlines That Offer In-Flight Wifi - Do Airplanes Have WiFi

Check this before booking your next flight — especially if you need to get work done.<p>1 Alaska Airlines<p>Flickr / My16SidedOffice<p><b>WiFi</b>: Yes on most Boeing 737s and Embraer 175 jets<p><b>Price</b>: $16 for an all-day pass<p>2 Delta Air Lines<p>Flickr / Andrew W. Sieber<p><b>WiFi</b>: Yes on many domestic and international flights<p>…

Airlines

How To Back Up Your Flickr Library

Flickr is a popular photo blogging service used by pro and amateur photographers alike. Flickr helps you archive your photos in the cloud and share …

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

13 Things LEGO Bricks Taught Us About Life

We may be grown-up now, but there’s no denying that growing up with LEGO® had a good influence on us. Fill the kids’ Easter baskets with LEGO bricks and share the gift of creativity.<p>1. A colorful world is a happy world.<p>2. We are our own tastemakers.<p>3. There’s no wrong way to play.<p>4. And friends …

Lego

11 skills every 24-year-old should learn

If, like many people, you stumble out of college in your early 20s, unsure of what to do next, you can be forgiven for needing a few years to get your bearings.<p>The transition from school to work (or more work), can take a bit of getting used to. And it can also be a fun time to try things and toss …

Self-improvement

French slang: Everyday words you need to know

If you're looking to improve your French, memorize this list.<p><b>Car</b><p>The French love (and hate) their cars as much as Anglos do and have bestowed upon …

Linguistics

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 …

Creative Commons

18 skills you can master in 10 minutes or less

Rome wasn't built in a day.<p>The hard truth is that there just aren't quick fixes for most things in life. It takes time to gain experience and build up an expertise in most fields.<p>That being said, other abilities are easy to pick up after just a few minutes, as this helpful Quora thread pointed out. …

Hacking

The Best Places to Cry at SXSW - Noisey

Music festivals are a lot like life: They go on for a long time, they are terrible, and then you realize that the ringing in your ears is never going away. But like many parts of life, music festivals are one of those things people have convinced the masses are "cool." And like most things we are …

Music Festivals

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a little on luck and a lot on how you behave in the next decade or so — i.e. not procrastinating, overspending, and wallowing in self-pity.<p>Over on Quora, …

Self-improvement

This Is What Comfort Food Looks Like In 23 Different Countries

You’ll want to be trying all of these.<p>We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about the delicious comfort foods from their country. Here are the results!<p>1. Banana cue – Phillipines<p><b>What it is:</b> How do you improve on a banana? By deep frying it and covering it in delicious, …

Foodies

Flickr Introduces Visually Similar Search

Flickr Introduces Visually Similar Search<p>Do a search for cats, pick one you like, then ask Flickr to find you other cats that look similar.<p>There's an …

Google

The 7 Big Benefits Of Rough And Tumble Play With Your Kid

Humans are not as different from animals as we’d like to believe. Sure, we don’t do our business in the woods like the bears. Also, we’ve invented …

Parenting

Flickr introduces visually similar search

Yahoo today is announcing the launch of a new feature in Flickr: the ability to search for images that are visually similar to a single given image. Running one of these searches is as simple as hovering over an image you’re interested in within search results, clicking on the three dots, and …

Technology

Flickr now lets you search for images based on visual similarity

Flickr today received a new update that will allow users to search for images based on visual similarity. Now, you’ll be able to pick an image from a search result and find more photos that share the same shape, composition, color, or content category.<p>In a blog post, Flickr says it uses deep neural …

Google

Finding the dog pictures you want on Flickr just got easier

Flickr is finally catching up to the likes of Google Photos and Google Search. Now when you check out Yahoo's photo sharing site you can find all manner of visually similar pictures just by clicking the "..." button on an image. From there, you should find relevant and, as the name suggests, …

10 Idyllic Car-Free Destinations for a Magical Getaway

There’s nothing more perfect than a holiday without cars. Think about it – no smog, clean air, unspoilt beauty – car-free destinations make for a …

Travel

Revealed: These are the best beaches in Italy

It might not be beach weather just yet, but planning a summer holiday is just the thing to cheer up a dreary February afternoon, and the ranking from …

Beaches

6 Super Simple Toddler Games To Help Their Development

As a toddler, your kid is in a place where they’re naturally in a toy dead zone of sorts. For instance, they may not quite have the sophistication …

AC/DC

25 mouthwatering Greek foods everyone should try

If there's one thing to learn from watching the "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" movies, it's that the Greeks like food. A lot.<p>But Greek cuisine doesn't end with gyro and Fage yogurt. Greek culture has some of the world's most delicious food, from hearty slow-cooked meat dishes to syrupy, rose-flavored …

Foodies

7 Reasons Istanbul’s our Favorite City on the Planet

Photo via Dennis Jarvis on Flickr<p><b>One of the Most Instagrammed Places in the World</b><p>The Blue Mosque, or officially the Sultan Ahmed Mosque is considered …

Travel

11 Amazing Sights You Must Visit When In Bandung

Commonly known as the ‘Paris’ of Indonesia, Bandung offers the best sights of both man-made and natural beauty. The third largest Indonesian city is …

Bali

11 retro photos of Seattle in the 1950s

In the 1950s, Boeing was Seattle’s largest employer, churning out commercial jets to meet a high national demand. From 1950 to 1960, the population …

Urban Planning

10 Most Beautiful Places In Canada To Visit

Canada from West Coast to East Coast will you give you plenty of reason to consider Canada as your next destination. Canada is a vast land of rich …

Canada

Break out the birthday candles, Flickr just became a teenager

Why it matters to you<p>Flickr's 13th birthday offers an opportunity to reflect on the pace of change and growth in the image-sharing space.<p>Flickr has …

Library of Congress

The Best Cheap Eats in Every State

Getting to try incredible food while traveling doesn’t have to cost you a fortune.<p>Travel + Leisure spoke to Ali Khan, food blogger and host of …

Restaurants