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Tesla, Inc.'s Model 3 Reservations Are Climbing Every Week

As usual, analysts continued to ask <b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk about customer reservations for the company's upcoming Model 3 during Tesla's first-quarter earnings call this week. And, as Musk has done every time since the company disclosed it had 373,000 deposit-backed reservations a month …

Tesla

How To Do Business Casual Without Looking Like a Schmuck

It’s never been harder to figure out how to dress for work. A generation ago, the average office uniform was simple: a dark suit worn with a white …

Men's Fashion

Proof Of How Kate Upton Has Evolved During Her Short Career

For style novice to fashion guru.<p>When Kate Upton began her career as a model, she admittedly didn't know that much about fashion. But since her early days, the supermodel has come a long way, both in terms of what she has accomplished -- the lady has a few Sports Illustrated covers under her belt, …

Media Management

London’s first-ever naked restaurant strips away the tech as well as the clothes

Eating breakfast in your underpants is one thing, but a three-course meal at a restaurant in your birthday suit? Now that’s another proposition …

Android Phones

How often you should wash your hair, according to science

The question is a vexing one. And there are lots of different answers people swear by.<p>For example, Kim Kardashian says she only washes her hair twice a week.<p>Outside the shower, our scalps gradually get shinier, darker, and oilier.<p>So why does it happen? And how often should you wash to keep the …

China uses SWAT teams to crack down on college exam cheats

From sending SWAT teams into exam centres to arresting rule-breakers, China's public security authorities have been cracking down hard on college entrance examination cheaters who could face jail if caught.<p>This week's university entrance exam, whose origins date back to imperial China, determines …

Missing EgyptAir Plane: What We Know So Far About Flight 804

More than 24 hours after an EgyptAir jet disappeared over the Mediterranean Sea with 66 people aboard, the cause of the apparent crash and location of the plane was still unknown Thursday.<p>The Airbus A320 traveling from Paris to Cairo had exited Greek airspace and entered Egyptian airspace when it …

Airplanes

SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: US angers China as UN ruling looms

A look at some recent key developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in territorial disputes over islands, …

China

150 Scientists Just Met in Secret to Discuss Creating a Synthetic Human Genome

Get ready for it.<p>A very select group of scientists, lawyers, and industry leaders just met at Harvard Medical School in Boston to contemplate …

Genetics

The Model in That Controversial "Upskirt" Ad Says She Loves the Photo

"Be and love yourself and your sexuality."<p>Earlier this week, Calvin Klein released its latest and perhaps most scandalous ad campaign for its spring 2016 collection. Appropriately titled "Erotica," the campaign featured models Kendall Jenner, Klara Kristin, Abbey Lee Kershaw, and Saskia de Brauw, …

This woman, a self-described cyborg, can sense every earthquake in real time

Moon Ribas might just be the most normal looking cyborg you’ll meet. Unlike the contingent of extreme biohackers or “grinders,” the 30-year old Spanish avant-garde artist’s superpower—or self-imposed aberration—is not immediately obvious. Ribas has a tiny magnet near the crook of her elbow that …

Singularity

The Physics of Kung Fu Brought to Life Through Motion Capture Visualizations | Colossal

<p>We’ve all seen exaggerated depictions of kung fu in movies or maybe a demonstration by a practitioner in real life, but German digital artist Tobias …

Martial Arts

8 Fatty Foods That Can Help You Slim Down

The best diet foods could also be the best tasting ones.<p>Pin now and save for later! Plus, don't forget to follow Harper's Bazaar on Pinterest.<p>Experts used to think that dietary fat — which makes foods like burgers and ice cream and pizza taste flavorful AF — made people physically fat and sick, but …

4,800-Year-Old Fossil of Mother Embracing Baby Found in Taiwan

Archaeologists have discovered the fossilized remains of a mother cradling a baby in Taiwan, museum officials said Tuesday. The pair have held each …

Taiwan

The 25 highest-paying companies in the US in 2016

As you might expect, tech companies dominate this year's Glassdoor list.<p>"Salaries are sky-high at consulting companies due to 'barriers of entry' in this field, which refers to employers wanting top consultants to have personal contacts, reputations, and specialized skills and knowledge,"says …

UC Berkeley student removed from Southwest flight after speaking Arabic on plane

Earlier this month, Khairuldeen Makhzoomi found himself at a gathering with U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. He had been invited to the dinner-and-lecture event in Los Angeles by a friend who works for the World Affairs Council, and he was thrilled.<p>The University of California at Berkeley senior …

UC Berkeley

How this family of 4 traveled across Europe for 75 days — on a budget

Traveling with a family can seem like a daunting task, especially the costs associated with taking a trip. That’s exactly why Cliff Hsia, writer and creator of LiveFamilyTravel.com, recently took to his blog to break down exactly how he traveled on a budget with his wife and two children for 75 …

Here's Why You Should Be Drinking Whole Milk Instead of Skim

New studies suggest that full-fat dairy may be the way to go.<p>Full-fat dairy has long suffered from an unfortunate stigma: Amid America's cultural …

Panama Papers reveal offshore secrets of China’s red nobility

Disclosures show how havens such as British Virgin Islands hide links between big business and relatives of top politicians<p>The Panama Papers revelations so far French villa at the heart of a scandal<p>The eight members of China’s Communist party elite whose family members used offshore companies are …

Corruption

Essay About Love for Costco Wins Student Admission to Five Ivies

A college essay about one teen's drive to explore life — as well as her deep and abiding love for Costco — has won over admissions counselors at six of the most prestigious schools in the U.S.<p>Brittany Stinson, an 18-year-old senior at Concord High School in Wilmington, Delaware, found out last week …

College & University

Fuckers Who Curse a Lot Aren't Stupid, Says Science

A new study shows that douchebags who know more profanities tend to have better vocabularies overall.<p>Good news, assholes: All those cockheads who have been telling you for years that curse words are a sign of poor breeding, low intelligence, and a shitty command of the English language should shut …

Forget the Hoop! Embroider White Canvas Sneakers for Spring

We’re falling more and more in love with embroidery everyday. I personally might need to make a new Instagram account to keep track of all my embroidery heroes and inspiration. Recently we discovered Liz Payne and were blown away by her designs (check out her Etsy and Instagram). I mean, her work …

To End Cycle Of Crime, Italian Judge Breaks Up Big-Time Mafia Families

The city of Reggio Calabria in southern Italy is home of one of the most powerful criminal syndicates in the world.<p>'Ndrangheta, as it's known, is a brutal mob funded largely by drug trafficking and it's been tied to corrupt local officials. For the past four years, Judge Roberto Di Bella has taken …

Crime

A massive leak of documents connects Putin and other world leaders to offshore deals

Some 72 current or former heads of state, including Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, have been linked with secret offshore deals following a leak of 11 million papers from one of the world’s largest offshore law firms, Mossack Fonseca.<p>The documents suggesting Putin’s connection, first reported on …

Corruption