Beatriz Huesca

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See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

Quantum Mechanics

It’s only wrong when YOU do it! The psychology of hypocrisy | Dean Burnett

Hypocrisy seems to be everywhere lately. How do people reconcile themselves to saying one thing and doing another? And are there benefits?<p>In these times of political turmoil, aggressive online discourse, “post-truth” society and lord knows what else, one thing is hard to deny: there’s a lot of …

Hypocrisy

Supreme Court Grants Stay Of Scheduled Alabama Execution

Tommy Arthur was scheduled to die Thursday for a 1982 murder-for-hire. The Supreme Court halted the execution just before midnight.<p>ORIGINAL ARTICLE<p>Tommy Arthur is scheduled to be executed in Alabama on Thursday for the 1982 murder-for-hire of a man. Arthur, 74, has maintained his innocence and had …

Scientists confirm genetics of schizophrenia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Creating an effective treatment for schizophrenia requires a better understanding of its biology, of the genes that cause it. Using technology to illuminate chromosomes, scientists confirmed the underlying genetics of this mental disorder. The identified genetic disruptions occur at a …

5 European destinations that are totally underrated (plus 3 that are a little overrated)

I RECENTLY QUIT MY JOB in New York City to circumnavigate the globe by couch-surfing through my social network, and my first stop was Europe. Though …

Breakfast Sausage and Cornflake Scotch Eggs Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Eggs<p>Eggs should keep a consistent and low temperature. This is best achieved by placing their carton in the center of your fridge. …

Science Explains Why Anxiety Can Be So Hard to Treat

Anxiety, and more broadly, stress, is a common part of everyone’s lives, and for good reason: It actually has its roots in a survival mechanism that …

Neuroscience

Scientists Make Lasers Out of Human Blood

Here are two words we never thought we'd put together: blood lasers. Researchers at the University of Michigan are currently developing blood-based …

China's highest, longest glass bridge closes after too many people come to visit

If you're going to China to walk on the world's highest, longest glass-bottomed bridge, you might want to delay your trip awhile. The newly opened Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge in the country's Hunan province abruptly closed Friday because it was just too popular.<p>"We're overwhelmed by the …

The Lost Girls of Panama: The Full Story

The mysterious deaths of two young tourists in Panama puzzled examiners and shocked nations on both sides of the Atlantic; now secretly leaked …

US to lift a ban on part-human part-animal embryo development

Medical experts have condemned the US government for its plans to lift a ban on some controversial biomedical research, raising fears that it could …

Genetics

This is what the crossbench think about major issues

With confirmation that the Coalition government has been re-elected with a wafer-thin margin, it’s now clear that one of Malcolm Turnbull’s greatest …

World's Cheapest Travel Destinations

Traveling the world can be expensive, but don’t worry, Nothing Familiar has you covered! If there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that even in the …

HKFP Lens: Electric city - the best shots from Hong Kong's spectacular weekend thunderstorm

<i>Hong Kong saw the hottest day in almost 50 years on Saturday, and it ended with a dramatic hours-long thunderstorm. Here are some of the best shots</i> …

27 of the Most Beautiful Places In America

From sea to shining sea and everything in between.<p>Narrowing down the list of America's most scenic spots is clearly an impossible task, but these stunning places are totally worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list.

Don't flush the loo roll and never finish your food or you'll seem rude: 25 potential culture shocks from around the world (and how to avoid them)

• <b>A handy infographic reveals surprising habits and social faux pas</b>• <b><br>For example in Canada it is normal to transport and store milk in a bag</b>• <b><br>In Istanbul</b> …

5 Far-Flung Destinations That Won’t Break The Bank

Live like a queen on a beer budget<p>If you're reading this article, chances are you're sitting at home, wishing that instead of wherever you are, you were, well, anywhere else. If your mind is drifting toward the sound of ocean waves slowly crashing, the hum of quick bargaining at a bustling market, …

Angkor Wat

Brexit may be Scotland’s chance to steal London finance crown

For all the uncertainty Scotland faces with the cloud of Britain’s exit from the European Union, there could yet be a silver lining, according to Mark Garnier, Conservative MP for Wyre Forest.<p>As Friday’s vote showed a clear split between English seeking to leave and Scots preferring to remain, …

Netflix Wants to Pay You to Travel and Photograph Food

Time to up your Instagram game.<p>It’s easy to poke fun at the people in restaurants who document their meals, but maybe they are just practicing for …

Asia

Black holes might not be dead-ends after all

A physical body might be able to cross a wormhole in spite of the extreme tidal forces, suggests a new study by Rubiera-Garcia, of Instituto de …

Physics

Bucket list: 41 places every California kid should visit before growing up

How many of these have you visited?<p>Summer's upon us and we're entering that glorious time of year when families can travel unencumbered by school obligations.<p>To help you plan your family road trips, we've updated and added to one of our favorite galleries featuring places every California kid must …

Tokyo for $581 round trip from LAX on Singapore

If you can decide by June 30 whether you want to go to Tokyo in late summer or early fall, you can nab a $581 round-trip fare from LAX on Singapore Airlines.<p>The fare, subject to availability until the last day of June, is for departures Sundays through Thursdays between Sept. 6 and Nov. 30. There …

A Bunch of Bargain Knockoff Perfumes Have Actual Pee in Them

GROSS.<p>I've said it before and I'll say it again: If something seems to good to be true, it probably is. If you've ever seen usually pricey perfume or makeup on sale for next to nothing online or from a sketchy-looking store, you'll know what I'm talking about.<p>I've been tempted to have "just another …

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

New England