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This map reveals Wi-Fi passwords at airports around the world

Is there anything more annoying than having to pay for Wi-Fi, that basic of human rights?<p>Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, …

Is This the Most Beautiful Tuscan Village You’ve Never Heard Of?

Following a $250 million investment, this cinematic Italian hamlet is about to become hugely popular<p>When planning a trip to Italy’s most sought-after region, most people head to Florence, Siena, or Pisa, but now a remote village called Montaione is coming onto the map. Perched on a high hill and …

Meal Prep: Here Lies The Secret To Eating Healthy All Week Long

You want these recipes.<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and</i> …

Taking a Job Overseas Is Challenging, But So Rewarding

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Demand is high for talented people that are willing to live and work abroad. Even after their expat assignments are done, people with international experience are highly valued.<p>According to the U.S. Committee on Economic …

Asia

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying—and 17 You Should Eat More

If you’re eating a mix of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, then you’re probably pretty far ahead of the nutrition curve. But even …

Nutrition

15 Stir-Fry Recipes That Are Way Better Than Takeout

More by Maggie<p>Everyone knows that home cooking is always tastier and more satisfying than ordering takeout. Especially in China, where cooking for …

Successful Entrepreneurs Use This Surprising Trick to Stay Ahead

Want more Eureka! moments? This is how you discover them.<p>Remember that brilliant idea you had when you were singing in the shower one fine morning? Or when you took a quiet walk through the woods on a weekend? Or when you were on the verge of falling asleep one night?<p>I sure do.<p>That moment when your …

Entrepreneurship

It’s crazy out here! 25 books to save your life, right now

The Undefeated staff on books to comfort, inspire — and light a fire in your soul<p>The call was for “favorite” books, yes, but more specifically for …

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Don't Waste an Inch: Ideas for Using a Really Narrow Room

Have you got a landing, a spare room, a bit of hallway—any particularly small sliver of space in your home that's searching for its purpose? Narrow …

It's Official: Time Crystals Are a New State of Matter, And Now We Can Create Them

Peer-review has spoken.<p>Earlier this year, physicists had put together a blueprint for how to make and measure time crystals - a bizarre state of …

Quantum Physics

Feel more fun in French? Your personality can change depending on the language you speak

In the book <i>Me Talk Pretty One Day</i>, humorist David Sedaris recounts learning to speak French as an adult under a vicious instructor. Fumbling in his attempts to master the new tongue, he feels powerless and vulnerable—almost like a different person entirely.<p>Anyone who’s taken on the challenge of …

Language Learning

12 Quotes From Zen Masters That Will Help You to Stop Overthinking Everything

Do you experience a racing mind, where thoughts are overpowering you and you’re having trouble finding peace in the present moment?<p>This happens to me …

How scientists created time crystals - a new and strange state of matter

Once thought impossible, scientists have now created time crystals in the laboratory.<p>Rodrigo Ledesma-Aguilar, <i>Northumbria University, Newcastle</i><p>Some of …

The Common Foods Dogs Can and Can’t Eat

Most dogs will happily chow down on human food, whether you give them a treat or they sneakily steal something off the counter. But some foods can be …

​DNA data storage landmark: Now it's 215 petabytes per gram or over 100 million movies

Synthetic DNA could be the answer to the world's accelerating data-storage needs, and now researchers have shown that it can have a much higher …

Master genes trigger cascade of damage to other genes after brain trauma

It wasn't that long ago that sportspeople were expected to simply shake off blows to the head and keep on playing, but evidence continues to mount …

Scientists Might Finally Understand One of The Most Basic But Mysterious Aspects of Our Heartbeats

A crucial aspect of how our hearts beat might have been figured out.<p>When it comes to something as essential and universal as a heartbeat, you'd think …

Hydraulic

The U.S. National Parks Will Have 10 Days of Free Admission in 2017

Here are the 137 national parks, monuments, and recreation areas that will waive entrance fees.<p>The U.S. National Park Service has announced the dates …

National Parks

The Telescopes to Replace Hubble Will Transform Astronomy

In space and on the ground, these telescopes are going to reveal the universe in more detail than ever before.<p>The Hubble Space Telescope is the greatest tool we have to study the heavens, even though it is almost 30 years old. It has been used to study some of the most profound mysteries of the …

Who should be allowed to use CRISPR?

Exclusive agreements with private companies could delay vital research<p>This week saw a resolution to the grueling legal battle between the University of California at Berkeley and the Broad Institute over the discovery of the novel, cheap, and easy-to-use gene-editing technique known as CRISPR. The …

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science and Snowden at RSA

Neil deGrasse Tyson didn't have much to say about cybersecurity at the RSA conference on Thursday -- but nobody much cared.<p>The tech industry folks gathered at the annual cybersecurity conference soaked up Tyson's enthusiastic talk on the most exciting developments in science today, which ranged …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Enjoy this live-streamed expedition to the ocean floor

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Seafloor

A Travel Photographer Reveals the Best Hidden Spots in Popular U.S. National Parks

National parks are some of the most scenic, historic places you can visit. National Geographic photographer Jonathan Irish visited every U.S. …

This Infographic Shows The Extraordinary Ancient Genes That Live on in Modern Populations

How many do you have?<p>It can be easy to forget that humans living on Earth today are the product of thousands of years of adaptation.<p>Without modern …

Humanity

You Will Be Able to Fly to Europe for Less Than $100 Very Soon

Just in time for summer vacation.<p>It's been well over a year since Norwegian Airlines dangled $69 flights from the U.S. to Europe in front of our noses, but until now we didn't know exactly when it would happen or where those flights would go.<p>But now it's time to get ready to start planning your …

What a 1,200-Calorie Diet Looks Like

EatingWell's Brierley Wright, M.S., R.D. teaches you how to eat to lose weight by following a 1,200-calorie diet plan and outlines how many calories …

Waking up under the surgeon's knife

<b>Canadian Donna Penner was relaxed at the prospect of abdominal surgery - until she woke up just before the surgeon made his first incision. She describes how she survived the excruciating pain of being operated on while awake.</b><p>In 2008, I was booked in for an exploratory laparoscopy at a hospital in …

What Orion looks like as you get farther away from light pollution

What the constellation looks like in the darkest of places vs in cities.<p>Eighty percent of Americans can no longer see the Milky Way where they live.<p>Filmmaker Sriram Murali is here to show themwhat they’re missing.<p>In the following video — which you should do yourself a favor and watch in full screen …

Pollution

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

At these parks, you'll get scenery and experiences you won't find anywhere else.<p>Last year, former National Geographic travel photographer, Jonathan …