Alicia Bridges Howard

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Is the Withings Go the Next Great Fitness Tracker?

Companies such as Apple and Samsung have concentrated on making all-in-one smartwatches that also happen to include fitness components. Rightfully, …

Wearable Tech

1 killed, 3 injured in train station attack near Munich

One person has died and three others have been wounded after a man wielding a knife attacked several people at a train station near Munich.<p>The …

How Boomers are making air travel better for younger generations

Flying today is a need — not a pleasure.<p>But, according to BMW’s Designworks, grandmas — and grandpas — are helping make flying fun again.<p>At last …

8 Amazingly Healthy Smoothie Recipes You've Never Heard Of

Unique ingredients are key 🔑.<p>Beyond the slew of avocado toasts that bait us on Instagram, the colorfully arranged #smoothies on the app are even more of a studied art. In fact, the chilled drink craze is part of the inspiration behind New Yorker Rachel Drori's line of delicious frozen smoothies …

The Unexpected Street Style of Tbilisi Fashion Week

The street style stars of Tbilisi wore their clothes in unexpected ways: a denim jacket, buttoned and pushed off the shoulders; a royal blue trench pulled over just one shoulder; a cross-body bag as fanny pack; and what look to be vintage war medals pinned by the tens to the front of a shirt. See …

Street Style

Sustainable Home Building Tips

Taylor and Steph, the owners <i>and</i> builders of a small, sustainable "Earthship" home in the mountains of California, have a lot of advice to folks …

California Will Now Have Permanent, Drought-Inspired Water Restrictions

The governor permanently banned some uses of water, such as spraying off sidewalks, saying drought is a "regular occurrence and water conservation must be a part of our everyday life.”<p>Calling drought in California a "regular occurrence," Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday rolled out a series of new rules …

"What's your biggest struggle at the moment?" "Not enough video games, too much study." © kannagi.b.photography

"This is an Okapi, it's a limited edition Squishable, I was just taking a picture of it myself. I'm a fan of Squishables cuz how cute are they? They're so soft! And Okapi is actually the name of a project I'm working on, it's a code name, so this is it's mascot." © kannagi.b.photography

“My grandparents were very traditional people, so I was raised in a lot of different traditional circles and ceremonial gatherings. The first time I dressed in full regalia I think I was seven or eight years old. I dance for the people that can’t dance. I dance for the elderly. I dance for the young kids. I dance for the people that are ill in the hospitals. That’s what gives me joy, being able to do it for other people that aren’t able to do it.” Brian Yankton Sioux/Dakota, from South Dakota (audio: http://bit.ly/1WyvM4T)

“I can’t dance. But while I was travelling in India, there was a...

“I can’t dance. But while I was travelling in India, there was a big, traditional, dancing festival to greet the new year. You know, sometimes when …

“One time, some people passing by gave me a carton of milk and...

“One time, some people passing by gave me a carton of milk and some bread, we call those tips. That was when I was most happy while doing this job, …

Humans of New York

“The nurse is in that room day in and day out. You give a piece of yourself to that child. But intimacy has its dangers. You have to be able to set …

Rock Climbing

Humans of New York

(3/3) “I grew up around nature. I had a wonderful family and a great life and it was so easy to be a believer. Then over the course of a single …

Brain Tumors

How Much Welfare Spending Does the Average Immigrant Household Consume?

U.S. immigration policy is an irrational hodgepodge put together without the best interests of Americans in mind. This should already be obvious, but …

Immigration

People are abusing delicate cherry blossom trees for the perfect spring selfie

With springtime approaching, cherry blossom season is upon us.<p>In Nanjing, China, the sight of the pretty pink florals have both locals and tourists …

Selfie Stick Shuts Down Disneyland Roller Coaster For An Hour

Is a selfie stick convenient? Sure, it works great for snapping self-portraits and means you don’t have to ask strangers to take your picture. But it …

This is How People Lie About Their Lives on Instagram

Bangkok, Thailand-based photographer Chompoo Baritone recently created a clever series of images that pokes fun at how Instagram users often use …