Faded grandeur: The artist who captures the beauty of derelict and deserted buildings across Ireland – BBC News

Image copyright Abandoned N.I. Image caption Rebecca's passion is capturing the ghosts of the past in old abandoned buildings Veronica's house meant a very long drive into the heart of Ireland.Don't ask where... Rebecca never gives addresses. She does not want people to go in and wreck and plunder buildings that...

See the Shocking Difference When Ex-Gang Members Get Their Tattoos Removed

Unfortunately for many reformed gang members, the tattoos they carry from their violent pasts continue to haunt them even after they've changed their ways.via: Steven Burton PhotographyBut one photographer, Steven Burton, wanted to show the humanity under the intimidating tattoos.So he found 9 former gang members and recruited them for a project called “Skin Deep” in which he photographed...

Beautiful Wedding Ceremony Features Bride’s And Groom’s Grandmas As Flower Girls

No two families are alike, and that’s what makes each respective wedding ceremony so unique. Weddings reflect the happy couple’s tastes as well as their backgrounds, and some showcase their love for one another in very unique ways. Some couples walk down the aisle for wacky songs, while others incorporate their touching theatrics into their vows like this signing...

16 life-changing skills you can learn online for free

The Internet gets blamed for many societal ills, including making us dumber, fatter, and ruining our sleep cycles.But what if the Internet could equip you with practical real-world skills? Whether it's learning aforeign language or learning to code, it turns out there's no shortage of useful knowledge out there on the Internet.Here are some of our favorite skills...

Photographer catches final moments of newborn’s life bonding with twin

(image courtesy Lindsey Brown Photography) William Brentlinger was supposed to be still-born, but the boy and his twin, Reagan, came into the world on Dec. 17. William lived only 11 days, but a photographer captured images of the siblings together in their first days. Parents Lyndsay and Matthew Brentlinger, of Northwood, Ohio,...

30 Baby Animals Guaranteed To Make You Smile

1) First, there is this baby sloth with his little buddy.You know those days when it seems like nothing is going right or that everything you see and read is full of depressing news? We all have them, and sometimes you just want to find something simple to help restore your faith. The answer? Baby animals, of course.Via:...