Cynthia Young

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How Functional Animation Helps Improve User Experience

Since humans are visually driven creatures, the impact of imagery only increases with the help of animation. Our eyes innately pay attention to …

These power suits could make your grandma's life much better

For your body, growing old can be an unforgiving process.<p>You can spend every single weekend exercising, but your body will eventually break down. As …

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The dessert recipe that’s healthier than most breakfasts

Emica Penklis, nutritionist and chocolatier at Loco Love, has shared her recipe for the ultimate (healthy) dessert. This raw tart is vegan, …

I’m a solo female traveler. Here’s what I’m sick of hearing

“Oh, you’re traveling alone? That’s sad.”<p>No, actually it’s fantastic. I get up as early as I want, eat all the desserts with no judgment, take …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

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Innovative Self-Sustaining Village Model Could Be the Future of Semi-Urban Living

An innovative new housing model dubbed ReGen Villages (short for regenerative) has been developed in response to some of the world's most pressing …

A Seattle Neighborhood Guide

The Emerald City is one of neighborhoods. Find urban streets full of shopping and nightlife to wooded enclaves less traveled by tourists—below, a …

How Sweden diverts 99 percent of its waste from the landfill

Sweden is already an environmental leader with its electric roads and plans to be 100% fossil fuel-free by 2050, but they’re not stopping there. The …

20 One-week Vacations to Take Between Jobs

The best way to get ready for a new job? Take a vacation!<p>Getting a new full-time gig is thrilling, and the very best way to start a new position is …

Dan Barber Wants You to Eat Smarter, Waste Less, and Just Maybe Save the World

How Dan Barber is leading the way to the veg-and-grain-heavy dinner plate of the future.<p><i>Welcome to Bon Appétit's first-ever Culture Issue! All month long we'll be bringing you stories from the intersection of food and music and entertainment and politics and more. (Psst, subscribe here!)</i><p>From GMOs …

Why Are Millennials Increasing Demand For Impact Investing?

People who were born between the years 1980 and 2000 are now well known as the Millennial generation. Other names that refer to this age group are …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

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