Bristena Marinescu

14 Flips | 5 Magazines | @BristenaMar5905 | Keep up with Bristena Marinescu on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Bristena Marinescu”

The Most Luxurious Desert Hotel in the World: Qasr Al Sarab

<b>Located on the edge of the world’s largest uninterrupted sand desert, Rub Al Khali, Qasr Al Sarab delivers absolute luxury in a bucket-list location.</b> …

8 Places in Europe Where You Can Sleep in a Bubble

Want to sleep in a bubble? If so, I’ve selected 8 places where you can do just that while surrounded by pristine countryside, enchanted forests, or …

UK sets new renewable energy record as wind and solar surge

A blustery start to summer has helped the renewable energy industry to its highest ever output as wind turbines and solar panels help to meet more than half of the UK’s electricity demand.<p>National Grid’s data at lunchtime on Wednesday showed that solar panels produced around 7.6GW of electricity …

Renewable Energy

Trump's coal rescue threatened by cheap natural gas

President Trump accelerated his efforts to rescue coal country by pulling the U.S. out of the Paris climate accord last week.<p>But Trump isn't solving the more immediate threat coal faces from its archenemy: cheap natural gas.<p>The shale revolution (that Trump also praises) has made natural gas so …

Fossil Fuels

Start Saving: You're Going to Want to Visit Europe's Best Luxury Hotels

If you're going to Europe, why not do it in style? Even if you can't quite afford to stay in one of these luxury hotels, you could treat yourself to …

The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it

We continue to plan for the future as if climate scientists don’t exist. The greatest shame is the absence of a sense of tragedy<p>After 200,000 years of modern humans on a 4.5 billion-year-old Earth, we have arrived at new point in history: the Anthropocene. The change has come upon us with …

Climate Change

How to Find the Perfect Glasses for Your Face Shape

Clear eyes, new frames, can’t lose. Well, unless you’re stuck with frames that don’t feel or look like, well, <i>you.</i> Your fall fashion is on point, your beauty game is always next-level and you’ve gotten styling your tresses practically down to a science — so don’t let yourself settle for glasses that …

Here Are All the Procedures Celebrities Get to Look Flawless Without Makeup

It's half genetics, half a great doctor.<p>The no-makeup movement raises a lot of questions. Is it a feminist statement? Is it brave? Should we praise women that denounce makeup? And while those questions are still being debated, more and more celebrities are publicly stripping off their makeup. …

The Best Anti-Aging Foods for Women

You are what you eat. And while being that Swedish-Fish-Oreo-meets-ramen-burger-mash-up might feel pretty damn good sometimes, the energy high that …

15 Fall Desserts for People Who Aren't Into Pumpkin

So you're not a pumpkin fan — that doesn't mean you have to sit out on this season's sweets.<p>Forget pumpkin spice! You still have apple, pecan, caramel and other delicious fall flavors to enjoy.

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in the Berkshires

As part of a new series, Travel + Leisure is exploring America one three-day weekend at a time. Here’s what to do on a short trip to Massachusetts’ …

Travel

Scientists have discovered how to 'delete' unwanted memories

Are there any memories you'd like to permanently remove from your head?<p>Or what if you could alter unpleasant memories so they're no longer upsetting? Or create entirely new memories of events that never occurred?<p>It sounds like the stuff of science fiction, but according to a new documentary that …