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How to Make a Stunning Bouquet with Supermarket Flowers

All you need is $20 and some scissors.<p>Whether it's Valentine's Day or you just need a quick pick-me-up, flowers are always the answer. Like a dry martini, they'll make you instantly feel better.<p>But instead of shelling out $50 on an elaborate bouquet, swing by your corner store or supermarket, where …

Ceramics

Top 10 World Heritage Sites for Kids

There are nearly a thousand UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Check out this list for the best trips to please travelers both young and old.

National Parks

Netflix movies: the 100 best films on Netflix UK

La La Land

The ultimate UK bucket list: 29 things to do before you die

This Week’s Night Sky: A Meteor Shower and Dancing Giant Worlds

The Alpha Centaurids, Jupiter’s moon Europa, and the planet Uranus will all be visible this week.<p><b>Southern Sprinkle.</b> The annual Alpha Centaurids meteor shower is expected to peak for two days beginning Monday, February 8.<p>The shower appears to radiate out of the southern constellation Centaurus, so …

Meteorite Killed Man at Indian College, Says Chief Minister

By<p>Aditi Malhotra<p>Aditi Malhotra<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@A4iti<p>aditi91<p>Google+<p>aditi.malhotra@wsj.com<p>A man was killed and three others were injured Saturday in what authorities said was a meteorite strike at a college campus in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.<p>An unidentified object left …

Tamil Nadu

The Cost Of Applause: 15+ Pics To Celebrate Ballet Day

There's a good reason why Titanic's Rose couldn't stay on her toes longer than she did. It's damn hard! Those pink silk shoes hide black nails, …

Dancing

The world's 20 oldest cities

Employees have rated these cities as top for work happiness, according to a survey by business psychologists OPP. Workers explain why these places have got it right for work-life balance and career happiness

If Male Scientists Were Written About Like Female Scientists

"A devout husband and father, Darwin balanced his family duties with the study of the specimens he brought from his travels."<p>"I got to thinking about that and about all the other times I've seen articles written about notable women in which their looks/makeup secrets/wardrobe advice were discussed, …

5 breathtaking road trips in England and Wales

Five stretches of UK road that make driving fun – and reveal some of the most stunning countryside you'll ever see<p>The UK has over 200,000 miles of …

The Fontus Ryde and Airo self-filling water bottles turn air into water

Imagine never running out of water because your bottle refills itself as you ride.<p>While it sounds like the stuff of science fiction, the science is …

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

Stephen Colbert Inspired These Ridiculous New Netflix Categories

"Tank-Top Movies" sounds pretty great.<p>For all those times you're just looking to Netflix & Chill with out any goddamn dragons, Stephen Colbert has your back. Last week, after people realized you could unlock secret Netflix categories, the Late Show host introduced a few suggestions of his own, such …

Researchers at Poland’s Institute of Nuclear Physics found complex ‘fractal’ patterning of sentences in literature, particularly in James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, which resemble ‘ideal’ maths seen in nature<p>James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake has been described as many things, from a masterpiece to …

Literature

Photograph: Everett/Rex/Shutterstock<p>A scene from Dario Argento’s Phantom of the Opera.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/7/1438965637659/a3f3c683-bc17-46ed-b23d-537515e2277c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Everett/Rex/Shutterstock<p>A scene from Dario Argento’s Phantom of …

Italy

Man posing in a traditional boudoir photo shoot is beyond stunning

Women often pose in sexy boudoir photo shoots to show they care for their significant others — so it only makes sense that men do it as well. It's …

Andrea Romano

Europe's 10 best seaside villas for 2016

In life, there’s no simpler pleasure than bounding out the back door and into the sea. You’ve dispensed with the chore of schlepping in and out of the car with sandy feet; you are living on the beach, and it is divine. While seaside villas command a premium price, the primitive joy of being by the …

Handy Rolling Platform Puts a 5-Gallon Bucket on Wheels

Workshop buckets are great companions for lots of DIY projects, and are even better when they've got wheels.<p>The ubiquitous 5-gallon bucket found in any workshop is useful for painting, tool storage, as a vacuum receptacle, and a lot more. Their drawback is that it's easy to run into one and knock …

DIY

11 simple tips for sleeping better when you don't have a lot of time to sleep

Some of the most successful business people not only work hard, but sleep less, too.<p>But it's not easy to function on just a few hours of sleep.<p>Online mattress and bedding company SleepyPeople.com tipped us on a list of sleep hacks it put together recently.<p>Follow these simple hacks and you'll have a …

8 Beautiful Castles You Can Rent Out on Airbnb

Some for as low as $107 per night.<p>Castles are no longer just for the landed gentry. Here are eight striking European abodes anyone can sleep in—for the right price.

16 things the modern gentleman should buy for the winter

We've put together a list of 16 of the most important pieces no guy should even think of braving the year's coldest season without. From sweaters to scarves, these are the items that will have you battling the elements in style.<p>Keep in mind that these are only the basics — there are no deep cuts …

21 lottery winners who blew it all

It's a lot of money, but if you do the math, buying a ticket probably won't be worth it.<p>Even if it does pan out, winning the lottery will not solve all of life's problems.<p>In fact, many people's lives became notably worse after they got super rich, and they managed to lose it all quite quickly.<p><i>Mandi</i> …

The 20 most exciting TV shows of 2016

It started strong with the return of ABC's "American Crime," a surprisingly good TV entry by Jennifer Lopez on NBC's "Shades of Blue," and the fantasy series "Shannara Chronicles" from, of all places, MTV.<p>But there is much more to look forward to in the new year. Cult favorites like "The X-Files" …

TV

10 apps you should use every day to be more productive

We hear a lot about the hazards of digital technology.<p>But there are thousands of apps that can help you get things done more efficiently and effectively.<p>We picked 10 of the best that you should be using daily, including one that helps you keep track of your to-dos and one that visually tracks your …

Scientists Discover Meteorite ‘Older Than Earth Itself’ in Australian Outback

A team of Australian geologists have unearthed a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite that appears to have traveled from farther away than Mars, retrieving …

Samuel L Jackson says The Force Awakens stars 'need to go to lightsaber fight school'

George Lucas was famously so enamoured of Samuel L Jackson’s swashbuckling turn as Jedi master Mace Windu in the Star Wars prequels that he granted the Pulp Fiction star’s request for a unique purple lightsaber. Now Jackson has laid into the laser-sword battles in new episode The Force Awakens, …

Star Wars

2015 was a tipping point for six technologies that will change the world

To the average person, it may seem that the biggest technology advances of 2015 were the larger smartphone screens and small app updates. But a lot …

8 hotels made entirely of ice

Embrace the chill this winter in one of these spectacular sub-zero hotels with ice sculptures, ice beds and more<p>The Ice-Hotel, Sweden<p>The largest of …

European Travel

The 21 best films of 2015

A year that started with Michael Keaton taking his pants down in <i>Birdman</i> and ends with Kylo Ren and co. trying to pull a similar stunt on <i>Star Wars:</i> …