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I Only Wear Soft Bras—These Are My Favorites

>While I love pretty lingerie as much as the next person, my overall approach to the category when it comes to day-to-day is undeniably that of …

Clothing

The Linguistics of 'YouTube Voice'

The attention-grabbing tricks that keep an audience watching, even when people are just talking at a camera<p>Hey guys! What’s up? It’s Julie. And today I want to talk about YouTube voice.<p>So the other day, I was watching this YouTube video from the PBS Idea Channel about whether Ron Weasley from <i>Harry</i> …

Language

How Trump’s Election Shook Obama: ‘What if We Were Wrong?’

WASHINGTON — Riding in a motorcade in Lima, Peru, shortly after the 2016 election, President Barack Obama was struggling to understand Donald J. Trump’s victory.<p>“What if we were wrong?” he asked aides riding with him in the armored presidential limousine.<p>He had read a column asserting that liberals …

National Security

Two different forms of water isolated for first time

<b>Scientists have isolated the two different forms of water molecule for the first time.</b><p>Water molecules were known to exist as two distinct "isomers", or types, based on their slightly different properties at the atomic level.<p>By separating out the two isomers, researchers were able to show that they …

Chemistry

Manhattanhenge 2018: How to see New York City's special sunsets

'It's a beautiful and lucky coincidence that Manhattan is aligned the way that it is.'<p>Sunsets in New York City are extra special on four days out of every year, when — weather permitting — the glowing disc of the setting sun lines up with the deep canyons of buildings along Manhattan's streets to …

Researchers think they’ve found the oldest continuous Antarctic ice cores ever

When most of us look at images of Antarctica’s ice, we see a cold, uniform landscape that evokes thoughts of penguins, seals, and an immediate need for hot chocolate. Climate scientists see potential portals into our planet’s past.<p>This week, researchers from the University of Washington and the …

Earth Science

Uber invests millions to build flying taxis in France

Uber wants to build flying taxis in France.<p>The company announced Thursday that it plans to invest €20 million ($23.4 million) in developing an all-electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft in France over the next five years.<p>It will open a new research and development center in Paris, its first …

Flying Car

Summer vacation 2018: How to stretch your dollar on an overseas getaway

Don’t put away your passport and rule out that dream vacation in Europe just yet.<p>The U.S. dollar, which tumbled about 10% last year, is in rebound mode. And a stronger greenback means Americans traveling abroad this summer will pay a little less for things like visiting museums, booking hotels and …

Mexico City

4 Lingerie Brands That Are Making Me Rethink My Bras

Recently I was looking at my lingerie drawer, and I have to say that I wasn’t overly impressed. In there, I had my everyday pieces like nude T-shirt …

City breaks with kids: Prague

I’m bored!<p>Museum fans are in luck, as Prague has more than 60 to choose from. Older kids will get a lot out of a visit to the Jewish Museum in Prague (adults £11.50, children £7.60, under 6s free, family ticket from £30), while younger kids will enjoy the city’s smaller, hands-on offerings. A trip …

How to Travel With Your Significant Other Without Breaking Up, According to a Relationship Coach (Video)

Traveling with your significant other for the first time should be exciting, but it might not always come without its challenges. Yes, there are …

How Malta Became a Hub of the Cryptocurrency World

Two of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges plan to make the tiny European nation of Malta a central hub of their operations, and analysts …

Florida's Republican Governor Is Fighting to Keep a Jim Crow-Era Voting System

And it might help Rick Scott become the state's next senator.<p>Florida’s nightmarish scheme for restoring voting rights to people convicted of serious crimes is in trouble.<p>In November, residents of the Sunshine State will vote on a constitutional amendment that would automatically grant more than a …

Here's the Cheapest Flight to Europe From Every U.S. State

It's the golden age of flights to Europe. Price wars have pushed fares down so low that it's no longer mind-boggling when an airline offers a one-way …

European Travel

Lace Bralettes for All: Cosabella Just Launched a Plus-Size Collection

We've long loved Cosabella's supremely comfortable lingerie and sleepwear, and now the brand is taking steps to become more inclusive.<p>The 35-year-old …

Plus Size

Google Just Launched a New Tool to Help You Find Cheap Flights. Here's How to Use It

It'll help you find good quality flights on a budget.<p>The introduction of “basic economy” fares in the last couple of years has made finding a deal on …

Prepare to Spend It All — We Found 11 NEW One-Piece Swimsuits From Nordstrom

When it comes to undeniably cool apparel made with quality fabrics, Nordstrom has got it down. The retailer just released plenty of new swimsuits, and we're especially impressed with the one-pieces. If you're on the hunt for swimwear, shop through the hottest options we found. They're perfect for …

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Credits<p><b>Director:</b> Brett Haley<p><b>Executive Producer:</b> David Bernon, Paul Bernon, Franklin Carson, Theodora Dunlap, Nick Offerman, Rowan Riley, Jackie …

Barack Obama’s moving tribute to Stephen Hawking will make you cry

Barack Obama paid a moving tribute to Professor Stephen Hawking Wednesday morning, tweeting: ‘Have fun out there among the stars.’<p>The memorial was …

A Bar Street Falls Quiet as Beijing Puts a Limit on Foreigners

BEIJING — Most nights, a mixed crowd of young Chinese and foreigners, many of them students, cram the sidewalks along Caijing Dong Street, drinking alcohol and snacking on street food to the sound of thumping music as they course from one club to the next. Recently, though, there has been a more …

China

Turkey says civilians can leave Syrian city of Afrin via corridor as heat turns up on offensive

Turkey’s president has said civilians will be led out of the Syrian enclave of Afrin through a “special corridor", as he turned up the heat on an offensive on the Kurdish-majority city.<p>Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels would have completely encircled Afrin - home to …

Groups: Duterte can't evade accountability by quitting court

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and government officials can still face investigation by the International Criminal …

Slovakia's Prime Minister Offers To Resign Amid Protest Over Journalist's Murder

The prime minister of Slovakia said Wednesday that he is ready to bow to demands for his resignation as the country's ruling coalition sought to calm anger sparked by the murder of an investigative journalist and his fiancée.<p>Premier Robert Fico told reporters in the capital that he was prepared to …

Europe

The Wakanda Reader

Everything you wanted to know about Wakanda and urbanism, but were afraid to ask.<p>If you haven’t seen the Marvel superhero movie <i>Black Panther</i> yet, you must be at least a tiny bit mystified about all of the chatter and story-sharing happening on your timelines, particularly the ones about something …

Black Panther

How Marvel's Black Panther Marks a Major Milestone

The Revolutionary<br>Power of <i>Black Panther</i><p><b>Marvel’s new movie marks a major milestone</b> <br>By <b>JAMIL SMITH</b><p><b>The first movie I remember seeing</b> in a theater had a …

The Rio carnival women opposing harassment – in pictures

Last year police in Rio received 2,154 calls about violence against women during the city’s annual carnival. Women’s groups say Brazil has a long way to go to address inequality and ingrained machismo, but they see the carnival as an opportunity to initiate a dialogue about the problem. They have …

Women’s March 2018: Protesters Take to the Streets for the Second Straight Year

A year after millions of people turned out for the Women’s March and took to the streets en masse to protest President Trump’s inauguration, demonstrators gathered on Saturday in cities across the United States, galvanized by their disdain for Mr. Trump and his administration’s policies.<p>A deluge of …

Donald Trump

‘Black Lightning’ Is the Black Superhero Television’s Been Waiting For

The new CW series will blow you away.<p>Black Lightning debuted in the pages of DC Comics in April 1977 as their first starring black superhero. He was …

Fonduegate: How an incident between a Brit and a French cheesemonger caused a stink

A tense incident involving a Briton and a Paris cheesemonger has turned into a minor diplomatic spat, dragging in a French ambassador and France’s newspaper of record Le Monde, and sparking a bitter social media battle with a cast of thousands.<p>The incident took the particularly French idea that the …

The Japanese de-cluttering method that will still keep your home cozy

These days, the internet seems to be overflowing with organization and decluttering advice. But if you’re not into near-sterile minimalism, much of …