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Protein shakes reduce likelihood of heart disease and strokes, study finds

If your post-ride routine includes a swig of a protein shake, then you could be doing more good than just replenishing your muscles for a hard …

Top 15 Most Powerful Women in History

A number of powerful women have shaped the course of history with their intelligence, strength, passion, and leadership qualities. They have …

8 Favorite Beauty Products We Learned About Through Word of Mouth

Trust is a fickle thing, especially when it pertains to the things we put on (and in) our bodies. We read reviews all day long for advice on which …

Skin Care

Inspiration: View the Top Entries in the 2016 Nat Geo Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

If you need some inspiration to get your creative juices flowing, look no further than these top entries in the 2016 National Geographic Nature …

Photography

On Instagram Hillary Clinton Is Also a Fashion Icon

“Fun”, “sassy” and “playful” are not generally words you would associate with Hillary Clinton. In recent months especially, the Democratic …

Under $10: Fall Arrangements That Will Last All Season

(Image credit: BHG)<p>It may be time to toss out your jack-o-lanterns, but holiday decorating is still a few weeks away (come on, at least wait until …

Living Rooms

Surreal Painted Postcards from a Post-Apocalyptic World

A surreal post-apocalyptic wasteland of skeletons and flying sharks composes a group show at Modern Eden Gallery.<p>An unconventional scene depicting flying swordfish reeled in by the bony hands of skeleton fishermen is filled with stringent detail by Sandra Yagi, one of four artists brought together …

Nicole Phelps’ Wedding Dress Designer: 'She Did Not Want the Traditional Bridal Gown’

Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson wed on Saturday in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. (That is, for the second time, as they’ve been secretly married since …

Weddings

Animals show their silly side in Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Professional photographers and amateur travelers spend hours staking out the perfect scene to capture wildlife in all its glory.<p>From lions hunting to gazelles leaping, we’ve all seen the classic pictures of majestic animals in their natural habitat.<p>But animals aren’t majestic 24-hours a day, seven …

How Millionaires Plan Their Day

What are the productivity secrets of self-made millionaires? Do they think about their time differently than the rest of us?<p><b>Portraits Of Ultra Successful People</b><p>I’ve interviewed 200 entrepreneurs including over 100 self-made millionaires. Among the many highly successful entrepreneurs who gave me …

Time Management

6 Gorgeous Contemporary Farmhouses

These riffs on a classic frame make pastoral fresh again<p>Taking old things and making them new again is architecture’s seemingly endless challenge, one that sparks inspiration for designers and architects around the world. Lately, a new crop of work has displayed clever takes on what is perhaps …

This Easy Meditation Alternative Claims to Leave You Just as Relaxed | Inc.com

As my colleague Minda Zetlin recently pointed out, "forest bathing" is currently hot in Japan. The trend might have a wacky name, but as Zetlin explains, the practice of spending time immersed in glorious nature is actually backed by a ton of science and seems to be effective.<p>Can the same be said …

Meditation

Gardening 101: Air Plants

Air Plant, <i>Tillandsia</i>: “The Air Head”<p>Tillandsia, with its spray of spindly green tentacles, is the ideal low-maintenance indoor plant (not to mention …

4 Thankfully Unexpected Pie Recipes For The Thanksgiving Table

From Kate McDermott’s new baking bible “Art of the Pie,” a few worthy alternatives to the same old pumpkin and mincemeat options<p>Traditional “Art of the Pie” All-Butter Dough<p>These recipes were all adapted from “Art of the Pie: A Practical Guide to Crusts, Fillings, and Life” by Kate McDermott, …

Baking

Kunekune pigs and babydoll sheep are sustainable helpers at Yealands Winery

Miniature animals mow between the vines, while solar and bales of pruned vines create energy to run this New Zealand winery.<p>I haven't done the math, …

The 20 photographs of the week

Jungle clearing in France, conflict in Iraq and Syria and a lost penguin in Antarctica – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Michelle Obama

11 Super Simple Ways to Make Your House Smell Fresh

Right up there with other factors like style and cleanliness, your home's scent makes a huge first impression to guests. While the smell of freshly …

This British line just launched their first wedding dress collection and it’s boho beautiful (and totally affordable, too)

Just in time for wedding season (isn’t every season wedding season?), there’s a brand new bridal line from an amazingly cool British label, and we’re …

Who Is The Buddha? - The Story of Siddhartha Gautama

The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, was born around 567 B.C.E., in a small kingdom just below the Himalayan foothills. His father was a chief of the …

Why America's Dirtiest Power Companies Are Investing Billions in Clean Energy

The U.S. energy industry is in a state of transition, and there may be no company whose situation exemplifies that more than <b>Duke Energy</b> (NYSE: DUK). As recently as last year, <i>Mother Jones</i> ranked it the dirtiest power company in the U.S., primarily based on the large number of coal power plants it …

Renewable Energy

8 Morning Smoothies To Lose Weight And Stay Fit

Smoothies are extremely remarkable means to drink down nutrients in your system. I would certainly state that 1 glass of healthy smoothie amounts to …

Floating homes: a solution to flooding, crowded cities and unaffordable housing

Architects from Amsterdam to Lagos are building on water to try to tackle the twin urban pressures of population density and climate change<p>It’s a timber-clad house with open-plan living, pale floorboards and large windows giving views across Chichester canal. This building designed by London-based …

Housing

Winners of The 2016 Take A View: Landscape Photographer of The Year

• shares<br>• Share on Facebook<br>• Tumblr<br>• VKontakte<br>• Reddit<br>• Flipboard<p>The finalists of this year’s UK <b>Landscape Photographer of the Year</b> competition have been …

The Famous Artist Who Inspired the Impressionists - Yet You've Never Heard of Him

Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Daubigny"s Garden</i>, 1890. Basel, Collection R. Staechelin.<p><i>...it must be truly good, when one dies, to be conscious of having done a thing or two in truth, knowing that as a result one will continue to live in the memory of at least a few...</i><p><i>--</i>Vincent Van Gogh, to his brother Theo, on …

Tour a Modern Brooklyn Home With Gorgeous Accent Walls

When it comes to styling a neutral home, it’s all about balancing clean, simple sophistication overall with a few stylish statement pieces to add …

Here’s what you can learn from Bhutan’s surprising secret to happiness

Imagine stepping off a plane and being able to photograph the incredible beauty around you—and then waltzing through security without a guard …

10 of the Best Hair Products You've Never Heard Of

You know when you fall in love with a song on an album but then the radio picks it up and suddenly everyone else loves it too? It's like your special …