Sandra Denneler of She Knows has posted instructions on how to turn a watermelon into an edible centerpiece that is shaped like a charcoal BBQ grill. The centerpiece includes fruit kabobs and blackberry charcoal.
photos via She Knows
On Friday the Internet Archive announced that they are in the midst of uploading 14 million images from their book collection to Flickr. More than two million of the public domain images are already available on the Flickr Commons collection, Internet Archive Book Images. The images are sourced from 2 million books spanning the past 500 years and each image includes accompanying text from its source, making the entire collection searchable by keyword (for instance, “octopus”).
image via Flickr
We got tired of pranking plain-old humans, so we’re going after canines! They have much better reactions than their owners [humans] anyway.
A tiny piglet named Iris bounds through the grass, really enjoys a good belly rub, poses adorably for the camera and goes for a walk around her Miami, Florida neighborhood on a pink leash with her human Ashley Gonzalez, who rescued little Iris from a terrible fate.
For all those asking: Iris is a female piggy, a month and a half old and was rescued from near death by me – Ashley Gonzalez
via Huffington Post
Back in 1984, photographer Daniel Root moved to the East Village in New York City and documented his new neighborhood in street photography. Thirty years later, Root has revisited the locations depicted in his photographs for a then and now photo series entitled “EV NY: 30 yrs and now.” Root discusses the project in this interview with Bedford + Bowery.
photos by Daniel Root
via Dennis Crowley