Stargazing: Who’s In Control?

Stargazing: Who’s In Control?
If you only study your immediate surroundings, it may seem that you’re in control of your life. You pay your bills and care for your family. You maintain the lawn and protect your home. If something needs to be done, you do it. If something is broken …

Best Secluded Star Gazing Spots
A few weeks ago (July 4th weekend), the family did the night time viewing program at the Kitt Peak Observatory (1 hour west of downtown Tucson). It started at sunset and ended just before 11 p.m. and on that clear night, we saw Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, Milky …

Dark Skies & The APO
Since there is little interference from light pollution, the park offers up some of the best stargazing in the northeast. On a clear night, words cannot do justice for the breathtaking views you see overhead. In Tupper Lake, we are proud to say that we …


Inaugural fashion, politics are intertwined this time

Inaugural fashion, politics are intertwined this time
NEW YORK: What’ll she be wearing? It’s a question that fascinates fashion-watchers — and lots of others — every four years: Which designer will the new US first lady choose to wear on Inauguration Day and, more importantly, on Inauguration Night?
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A Brief History of Sustainable Fashion
In this series we’ll take a fresh look at resources and how they are used. We’ll go beyond natural resources like air and water to look at how efficiency in raw materials can boost the bottom line and help the environment. We’ll also examine the …
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Fashion Sketching 101: How to Draw Fashion Figures
One of the cornerstones of fashion school is learning how to sketch fashion figures. However, as fashion school students learn, there’s a big difference between proper body proportions in art and in fashion. In art, the body’s proportions are measured in …


Boating Safety with Kids {Free Printable Boating Scavenger Hunt}

Boating Safety with Kids {Free Printable Boating Scavenger Hunt}
As summer draws near our kids begin to look forward to our time at the lake with excitement and eager anticipation. Every summer we spend two weeks at the lake where my husband spent his childhood summers. It’s a fun and exciting time for all. The kids …

State of the Recreational Boating Industry
NMMA president Thom Dammrich provided insight on boating-related and general economic indicators impacting the industry. He also shared information for the show’s new venue, Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin, for the 2016. Click here to download …

Friend expressed worries about boating with Marlins star Fernandez
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant the same night he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday. A friend of one of the victims said he warned him …
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10 Manliest Hobbies on Earth

10 Manliest Hobbies on Earth
Put the Xbox controller down and earn a few more stamps on your man-card. If you tackle a few of these hobbies, we guarantee you’ll become the newest Most Interesting Man in the World by the end of the summer. Related: The Men’s Health Better Man …
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These 5 Hobbies Will Strengthen Your Relationship
In any relationship, it’s important to enjoy time apart to pursue the things you individually love. But our experts say that creating shared experiences, via hobbies, can bond a couple together in incredible ways. Sharing experiences that have nothing to …

Why Hobbies Make for Very Successful Businesses
Turning a hobby into a business can really pay off. It just may take a while. That’s the finding of a recent study that looks at entrepreneurs who start a business based on a personal pastime. In the study, scheduled to be published in the Journal of …
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88th Annual Academy Awards – Arrivals

88th Annual Academy Awards – Arrivals
EE British Academy Film Awards – Red Carpet Arr… The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards – Re… 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards – Press Room 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards – Arrivals Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In… “Steve Jobs …

West Indies world champions win T20 awards
Carlos Brathwaite and Hayley Matthews’ career-defining innings in the men’s and women’s World T20 finals were voted the best T20 batting performances of 2016 at the ESPNcricinfo Awards, announced today. Ben Stokes won the Test batting award for his 198 …
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Here’s What You Missed From The Game Awards
The Game Awards returned last night. The show, hosted by Geoff Keighley, featured the year’s best games. Some of those titles earned more accolades at last night’s event, such as Best Independent Game, Best Action Game, and the coveted Game of the Year.
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Latest Photography News

Great Movies About Photography
The passion around photography can be triggered by many sources available in life. One such source is the great stories about other photographers. The most visual form to get in touch with a story is with the wonderful world of film. Thanks to movies and …

HereNorth Photography
A traveling wedding photographer rooted in the northeast, I work with you to bring a still, raw, authentic beauty to your images that tell the history of your love, while making the process as smooth and relaxed as possible. what inspires you? With a …

the best camera for street photography
What is the best camera for street photography? What do you recommend? That is the question I get asked most. In the last years I have been changing cameras a lot always in the search for the better on. In retrospect I can say gear swapping did not really …


UK’s Arts & Crafts Shopping Channel “Hochanda” Overfunds on Crowdcube

510168308UK’s Arts & Crafts Shopping Channel “Hochanda” Overfunds on Crowdcube
Just a few weeks into its Crowdcube campaign, the self-dubbed home of arts and crafts, Hochanda, has successfully surpassed its initial £1.9 million thanks to nearly 200 accredited investors. As previously reported, Hochanda, which its name is an acronym …

Art and history come alive in White Oaks and Carrizozo
White Oaks and Carrizozo are inextricably intertwined. Located just 12 miles apart, the towns are linked by Highway 54 that runs through one and by another. Both blossomed in the late 1800s, and, over the years, have retained vestiges of their Old West roots.
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Spring Thing Craft Show
The Penticton & District Community Arts Council invites you to a SPRING/THING Arts & Crafts Show to celebrate and welcome spring! Come and check out the various vendors, pottery, paintings, fabric arts, food, pet things, etc. Local crafters and artisans …
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Rebel Wilson’s Romantic Comedy Draws Director Todd Strauss-Schulson

trendRebel Wilson’s Romantic Comedy Draws Director Todd Strauss-Schulson
Todd Strauss-Schulson will direct Rebel Wilson’s comedy “Isn’t It Romantic” for New Line. Todd Garner, Grant Scharbo, and Gina Matthews are producing the film. Erin Cardillo wrote the original script with revisions by Dana Fox and Katie Silberman …

Imaginary childhood friend helps Jenna Elfman in her return to series comedy
Jenna Elfman returns to series television in this ABC comedy, which sneak-peeks Wednesday before airing regularly on Tuesdays beginning April 4. Elfman plays Alice, a fiercely independent career woman whose life is turned upside down when she meets the …

The Best Comedy Clubs in D.C.
When you think of D.C., the first—or fourth or fifth thing, for that matter—that comes to mind isn’t usually “comedy.” But, there are actually loads of funny people here and you can find quality live standup nearly every night of the week.
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An exploration of selfies

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Selfiecity, from Lev Manovich, Moritz Stefaner, and a small group of analysts and researchers, is a detailed visual exploration of 3,200 selfies from five major cities around the world. The project is both a broad look at demographics and trends, as well …

Lithium Exploration Group, Inc. (LEXG)
Lithium Exploration Group is a U.S.-based exploration and development company focused on the acquisition and development potential of lithium brines and other precious metals that demonstrate high probability for near-term production. Currently, the …

Exploration for Federal Coal
Is it possible to explore for federal coal? Yes, depending on the land use and coal leasing status of the lands which exploration is desired, three ways to explore for federal coal are: On lands open for coal exploration and where the coal resource is not …


Latest World Travel News

trendEcuador Travel Guide
In addition, Ecuador controls the Galapagos Islands, a wildlife-rich archipelago in the Pacific Ocean, where Charles Darwin developed his theory of evolution. At the heart of all this is Quito. As well as laying claim to being the world’s second highest …

Shaquille O’Neal Believes Europeans Colonized the Pre-Columbian Americas; Plus: Why So Much Time Travel on TV?
Are we waking up to the potential world-ending threats of global warming … That said, the current spate of time travel shows all seem to share a common, and somewhat pessimistic, fatalism, that somehow this is the best of all possible worlds, and …

Guest Post: Top World Travel Adventures
Passionate traveler and Oceania Cruises guest Isabel G. shares some of her most memorable travel experiences, plus where she’s dreaming of next. As a passionate traveler I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to see many parts of the world. Some places …