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Has a Global Gathering of Scientists Found Common Ground on Gene-Editing the Human Germline?

The study of biology often reveals the beauty of natural design and of natural processes. Certainly this is true of the way that bacteria and other organisms defend themselves against attack from viruses. These studies revealed the exquisite way that some bacteria chop up the DNA of invading …

Pollo (Chicken) Fricassee from Puerto Rico Recipe

"This is the authentic way to make Pollo Fricassee in Puerto Rico. You can either make in on the stove or in your slow cooker. It is delicious and …

Forget Everything You Know About Honolulu, And Go There Now

Waikiki, shmaikiki.<p>For most visitors, Honolulu is synonymous with Waikiki. But the truth is, there's so much more to Honolulu than Waikiki's tourist crowds, omnipresent ABC stores, and stereotypical tiki fare.<p>The real Honolulu is a thriving city and a true melting pot of eastern and western …

New Wash From Hairstory

It takes a hair industry veteran to call out the fact that almost every shampoo on the market has detergent (aka sodium lauryl sulfate) in it—an irritant that strips and dries hair, fueling the perpetual cycle of buying products like conditioners, masks and treatments. These are unnecessary …

Hair Care

The Ozone Hole Is Now Larger Than North America

Welcome to the Twilight (O)zone<p>The ozone hole over Antarctica is now larger than North America, nearing record-size set in 2006.<p>Legislation and restrictions have reduced ozone-depleting chemicals like chlorofluorocarbons in the atmosphere, and the ozone layer is starting to slowly repair its holes. …

Think low fixed home loan rates are too tempting to resist? Check the small print.

New fixed-rate mortgages flooding on to the market could slice hundreds of dollars off monthly payments on a typical loan of between $500,000 and $1 …

The Fading Art of Traditional Chinese Dongyang Wood Carving

Dongyang wood carving is a dying Chinese art that's been around since the Tang Dynasty, which began in the 7th century. This form of craftsmanship involves intricate wood sculpting that takes an incredible amount of time and dedication. That's why many young people in China aren't taking this trade …

Art

8 Clever Life Hacks To Improve Your Health

Life it’s not just full of unexpected surprises, it’s also full of lesser-known shortcuts. So why not using some life hacks to make our health and …

Stephanie's Linoleum Busting Kitchen Reno

<b>Project by:</b> Stephanie <b><br>Location:</b> Denver, Colorado<p>When we purchased our 1954 ranch home earlier this year, nothing had been renovated or updated since …

Facebook users' privacy suit against website dismissed

Facebook has won dismissal of a $US15 billion ($20.8 billion) lawsuit accusing the company of secretly tracking the internet activity of its users …

Architizer

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

Abandoned Buildings

How a 13-Month Trip Around the World Changed My Life

Anthony Bourdain and I think a like. We both believe that there is no better education than traveling the world. The world is the greatest classroom. Travel breeds tolerance and greater knowledge of life that can be brought to any job. I've stated, written, and spoken many times that I truly …

San Francisco

Turnbull's summit agrees on need for super tax reform

Superannuation taxes are firmly back under the government's spotlight for reform following a meeting with business and and community groups in …

EU's highest court rules for student in Facebook data privacy case

LUXEMBOURG — The European Union's highest court ruled Tuesday in favor of an Austrian law student who claims a trans-Atlantic data protection …

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

Apparently People Still Board the Wrong Flight All the Time

Ever accidentally pull a <i>Home Alone</i> and get on the wrong flight? It doesn't just happen in the movies.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>It may seem impossible with heightened security at airports these days--especially post 9/11--but people still get on the wrong flight. Not intentionally, …

Joseph Walsh Studio's Stunning Furniture Designs

The self-taught designer-builder's aesthetics are otherworldly<p>In County Cork, Ireland, stands a furniture studio billing themselves as "one of the …

Walsh

A new film about James Dean’s relationship with the photographer Dennis Stock is the perfect excuse to revel in the actor’s classic style<p>It’s a paradox of the modern world that we use the latest in technology to look at really old images. Archive shots of actors and celebrities back in the day are …

5 Tips for Opening a Pop-Up

Even for established restaurateurs, opening a pop-up presents distinct challenges.<p>Even for established restaurateurs, opening a pop-up presents …

The 5 Most Beautiful Australian Islands

<i>by Cynthia Drescher, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Thanks to the drop in the Australian dollar and the beginning of summer in the southern hemisphere, now is the time to plan travel to the exotic islands around Australia. Here are a few of our favorites.<p><b>1. Heron Island, Queensland</b><p>Palm trees and sand beach …

Who’s Benefiting from MOOCs, and Why

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>In the last three years, over 25 million people from around the world have enrolled in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offered by Coursera, EdX, and other platforms. Initially heralded as a revolution in higher education access, expectations have been tempered as research revealed that …

Higher Education

Getting an Audience to Remember Your Presentation

Lots of articles about giving good presentations focus on structure and style. Tips focus on the role of stories to get people interested in the material, the value of summaries at the end of talk, and the many facets of presentation performance – things like how you should stand and ways to use …

TED Talks

How a Fake Business Built an Awesome Online Reputation

In today's digital world, consumers are able to form a perception of a business long before they set foot in the door. But you may want to think twice before basing your opinion of a business solely on its online reviews.<p>Kashmir Hill said she built an awesome online reputation for the Freakin' …

Why You Need to Start Eating More Tomatoes

Tomaytoes, tomahtoes, whatever you prefer to call them, are more than a key to great flavor. They’re also packed with a wide array of nutrients that …

Skin Care

Alessandra Ambrosio Brings the Drama

<b>Who:</b> Alessandra Ambrosio<p><b>Where:</b> The premiere of “Spotlight” at the 2015 Venice Film Festival.<p><b>When:</b> Thursday, September 3rd<p><b>What:</b> A black sheer Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini gown, Chopard diamond jewels, and an orange-red mani.<p><b>Why:</b> Because models are the best for bringing runway looks to life and …

Dolce & Gabbana