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7 travel apps you might actually use in 2017 | Travel Feature

1. For European rail adventures: Loco2<p>If you’re planning a rail trip around Europe this summer, Loco2 is a must-have. Whether you’re going to Lyon …

Santorini for first-timers

Santorini is the supermodel of the Greek islands, a head-turner whose face is instantly recognisable around the world: multicoloured cliffs soar out of a sea-drowned caldera, topped by drifts of whitewashed buildings. With its reputation for dazzling panoramas, romantic sunsets and volcanic-sand …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Dot-com

When Light Is Born

Weight Loss Doesn't Always Lead to Happiness

Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being.<p>To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements, and, sometimes, overly blunt friends and relatives.<p>Americans buy in to the weight-loss game with …

Weight Loss

Stunning Photos of Sunsets Projected onto Shattered Mirrors

Broken Mirror / Evening Sky is a stunning series by New York-based photographer Bing Wright, who creates breathtaking images of sunsets seen through shattered mirrors. Richly colored skyscapes are distorted by the cracked glass, abstracting the traditional image of a sunset in a visually striking …

Art

Milky Way Tree

3 Minutes Before Sunrise

Purple Spring

Sign of spring

Genuineness

Last holiday

Cycles

misty winter day

No real estate bubble here: home prices to level off

Home prices increased 12.2% from February 2013 to February 2014, marking the 24th consecutive month of year-over-year growth, according to the most …

Fannie and Freddie's steep fees hurting home buyers, critics say

WASHINGTON — When you're raking in tens of billions of dollars in profits by helping credit-elite borrowers buy homes, couldn't you lighten up on fees a little for everyday folks who'd also like to buy?<p>That's a question increasingly being posed to government-controlled home mortgage giants Fannie …

Britain Embraces Distributed Solar

Britain is not known for its abundant sunshine, but it may soon be known for abundant rooftop solar power.<p>On Friday, the Department of Energy & Climate Change released an ambitious renewable energy plan that will strive to install solar photovoltaic panels on a whopping 900 square miles of …

Liu Bolin's The Heroic Apparition – in pictures

Chinese artist Liu Bolin uses his own body as a canvas, painting himself to merge with his background, to explore the Chinese national identity and the status of artists in China. Liu's first UK solo exhibition, The Heroic Apparition, is at Scream in London until 9 May