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How a Young Woman Lost Her Identity

Hannah Upp disappears for weeks at a time, forgetting her sense of self. Can she still be found?<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Hannah Upp had been missing for nearly two weeks when she was seen at the Apple Store in midtown …

21 Things Fiftysomethings Wish Twentysomethings Knew

"Inside every old person is a young person who’d like to get out." H/T Quora<p>"[...]By going through the motions you will eventually gain it." — L. Lee<p>— Tim Dees<p>"[...]Having kids can be a huge expense, milestone, and disappointment. Aaaaand there’s the other side too…" — Bill Dred<p>"[...]Often our …

5 myths about cardio that you need to stop believing

The cardio deck — made up of treadmills, ellipticals, and stationary bikes — is a go-to for those getting started in their fitness journeys, and it's a comfortable modality for the seasoned gym-goer as well.<p>Cardio is a pillar of exercise that has a reputation for improving heart health, …

Dogs Take Excellent Care of Their Humans, Survey Confirms

Taking care of a dog is a big responsibility, but a major perk is that your pet may be taking care of <i>you</i>, too. A new study on American dog owners …

Move Over, Minimalism: "New Victorian" Look is On the Rise

(Image credit: My Scandinavian Home)<p>Are you tired of minimalism? You've come to the right place. As the pendulum of design inevitably swings, people …

How to Become More Self-Aware, According to Research

You probably know more than a few people who are just clueless about themselves.<p>They make the same errors over and over but never seem to notice. …

You'll Never Guess What Makes This Coffee Creamy

Next time you have a cup of joe, skip the cream and sugar because the latest way to take your coffee is "bulletproof." Everyone is talking about this unusual-sounding, creamy concoction of coffee, coconut oil, and butter that Dave Aspery dreamt up: we're showing you how to make it.<p>Bulletproof Coffee<p>…

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial navigation system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

Someone Flew A Drone High Above Wyoming And Captured The Most Astonishing Footage

This massive crack just appeared out of nowhere over a timespan of about 2 weeks on a ranch in the Bighorn Mountains. It's amazing to see how the …

36 Straight-Up Genius Ways To Add Storage To Your Home

You'll finally be able to use your oven for something other than your sweaters.

For the Coffee Aesthete: Daniel Debiasi & Federico Sandri’s Collar Coffee line for Stelton

As far as coffeemakers and all the accessories you can buy to go with them, there are basically two categories.<p>There’s the whole kitchen coffee maker …

Coffee

Cleaning Secret Weapon: 6 Ways to Use Hydrogen Peroxide

You already know hydrogen peroxide comes in handy for cleaning up cuts and scrapes and even for whitening your teeth, but there's a lot more to it …

It's Coming! Get Ready for the 'Great American Total Solar Eclipse' of 2017

The year of the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is upon us.<p>On Aug. 21, the moon will completely blot out the sun for observers in 12 states, from …

Doing Dry January? Four Tips To Enjoy The Month Alcohol Free

Christmas is over. December has been filled with mulled wine and mince pies and more Christmas parties than you care to remember. New Year's …

Schroon Lake, NY might just be the most underrated winter destination in the country. Here’s why.

EVERYTHING THAT MAKES winter in the Adirondacks so wonderful is on display in New York’s Schroon Lake Region. Granted, in the winter you can’t …

45 Most Beautiful Places in the World

<b>E</b>ach and every day professional photographer discovers new and amazing places fully loaded with nature. Most of you had never seen everything what …

How President Trump Will Affect Clean Energy and the Climate Change Fight

So it happened. Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton last night in a stunning victory. While many groups from Silicon Valley to the auto industry …

Red Wine Brownies Are as Perfect as They Sound

Trust us, you'll be hooked after one bite.<p>One of the many perks of working at Delish is the connection we share with our readers. Whether it's a craft or a recipe, you're quick to let us know what you think about it — and we take notice.<p>That's what happened earlier this month when we shared our …

I’m self-sufficient, sure. But I still do need a man.

A few years ago at Thanksgiving, when I asked my then-husband to lift an unusually large pot of potatoes off the stove for me, two elder female relatives pounced.<p>“You don’t need <i>him</i> to do that,” said one as she grabbed the pot of boiling water and rushed it to the sink. “Do it yourself.”<p>“He likes …

4 Detox Water Recipes to Help You De-Bloat

When used in the context of your diet, the words <i>cleanse</i> and <i>detox</i> are quite controversial. This is mostly because some commercial cleanses and "detox" …

The Brands Of Instant Coffee That Are Actually Worth Drinking

Instant coffee is a beautiful idea. That’s why still, to this day, the sale of this convenient stuff is on the rise. Sadly, the reality of instant coffee has long disappointed ― it was, after all, invented to be an efficient way to caffeinate soldiers and the way it’s made doesn’t exactly preserve …

Take an Exclusive Look at Mexico’s First Overwater Bungalows

Riviera Maya’s adults-only El Dorado Maroma debuts its Palafitos suites<p>Fiji, Bora Bora, the Maldives—they’re all famous for infinite shades of blue and green, miles of untouched beach, and, of course, bungalows on stilts offering guests the ultimate in luxury and privacy. Up until recently, the …

Indian Ocean

Top 10 Fall Hikes Near Denver with Aspens

Enjoy the Fall Colors of Colorado with these Trails near Denver with Changing Aspens<b>Where can you find hikes near Denver to view the changing aspens</b> …

Germany's Wurstmarkt : World's largest wine festival | CNN Travel

(CNN) — If there is a more appetizing aroma than the whiff of a sizzling sausage, then my nose hasn't smelled it yet.<p>All around me there are food stalls hot with barbecues of Bratwurst, large skillets of smoked Knackwurst sputtering fat, grates full of finger-like Nuremberg sausages over open …

Seal Jumps in Boat to Escape Hungry Orcas - adventure journal

Ain’t no dummy–watch as this little guy takes refuge on deck while the killer whales circle.<p>I guess you could call this a moment of relief: A seal …

5 houseplants for removing indoor air pollution

<b>New research finds that certain houseplants are best for removing specific harmful compounds.</b><p>It’s not new news that houseplants are beautiful little …

Plants

Elizabeth Letts - The Perfect Horse - Book Review

For dedicated World War II readers comes an absorbing history of an unusual rescue mission in the closing days of the war in Europe. Elizabeth Letts, …

Make Your Plans Now for 2017's Total Solar Eclipse

Sunday marks exactly one year before what will be the easiest total solar eclipse ever to travel to and witness. And if you've never seen one before, …