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May 3, 2016

For 7th Year in a Row, Chicago High School Has 100% of Graduates Going to College

For the seventh year in a row, the Urban Prep Charter Academy has achieved an impressive feat–all of its graduating students will be headed to a four-year college or university in the fall. The all-boys, predominantly black high school boasts three campuses in the city of Chicago, which brings the total number of young men admitted to more than 220 students. The senior class had a special ceremony to commemorate their achievement.

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April 26, 2016

Biodegradable Seed Pods Make Growing a Garden Much Easier

These biodegradable seed pods make growing a garden a whole lot easier for those of us who aren’t exactly blessed with a green thumb. The miniature pods are designed to be super simple–just pop them in the ground until they are level with the surface, add water and go. Designed by the company Miracle-Gro, the husks come in a range of plant varieties including flowers, herbs, and vegetables.

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April 22, 2016

Culturally Rich Portraits of Pagan Villagers Celebrating Earth’s "Awakening" in Spring

Diego Arroyo is a passionate photographer who travels the world in search of subtle human moments to capture through his lens. His most recent adventure took him deep into the valleys of Navarre Spain, to Ituren, Aurtitz and Zubieta–tiny towns that annually gather in splendid springtime celebrations that appear to be plucked straight from a folk tale.

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April 19, 2016

Rainbow Grilled Cheese Is the Latest Tasty Technicolor Food Trend

Move over, rainbow bagel–the technicolor grilled cheese is the newest psychedelic food fad. In this surreally vibrant version of the standard sandwich, each shade of cheese has a different tang: the green is flavored with basil and the red with tomato, while the yellow is a mix of conventional mozzarella, cheddar, Emmental, and gruyere. If that combo simply sounds like an updated twist on caprese, keep in mind that the blue is flecked with lavender.

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