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Mattias' Modern Family Home in Stockholm

<b>Name:</b> Mattias Wikman <b><br>Location:</b> Birkastan, Stockholm, Sweden<p>This old store front is a townhouse-like apartment with a private entrance at the center of …

21 Roads You Have to Drive in Your Lifetime

There’s nothing like a road trip to really experience a country. From coastal highways and dizzying mountain passes, to scenic routes through …

The Three Qualities a CEO Must Have to Succeed

CEOs and diamonds are a lot alike: Most are flawed in some way, all are hardened and formed under crushing pressures and intense heat, and they are judged by degrees of quality. We’ve perfected the art and science of judging a diamond’s quality via the four C’s: carat, cut, color, clarity. I assert …

Love at First Site: Spot Your Next Cool Vintage Find Through Current/Elliott's New Launch

Current/Elliott's ultra-soft, trendy denim (they're known for popularizing the now omnipresent, slouchy boyfriend jeans) are a favorite for many of …

Model Share Summer Beauty Secrets

Four top catwalkers reveal their favorite products for staying gorgeous.<p>Four top catwalkers reveal their favorite products for staying gorgeous.

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13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

How To Do London Like A Local

Photo: Rachel Kapelke-Dale & Jessica Pan/Courtesy of Graduates in Wonderland.<p>You already know London. Everyone knows some part of London, and …

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

10 Tips for Photographing the Natural World

From the tiniest mushroom to the gigantic mountains, nature encompasses everything. Trees, rivers, mountains, leaves, flowers, fruits, soil – …

The Big College Debate: What Makes Kate Moss So Enduring?

EVERY Tuesday afternoon, the students of Condé Nast's Greek Street-based fashion college are tasked with fighting out a debate on Twitter - and …

Clinique's New Serum Is Almost Smarter Than Your iPhone

A trick of the light or a well-placed Instagram filter can impart an airbrushed finish for your latest selfie, but offscreen, it takes more than a …

What Are The Best Places For Night-Sky Viewing?

<i>A:</i><p>Space might not yet be the final frontier, but it’s an intriguing one. The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) recommends places for Earthlings to stargaze—especially places absent the yellow haze of light pollution.<p>The association’s Dark Sky Places program sets a high bar for national and …

How to Not Scream You Are Tourist in Hawaii

Nearly 8 million travelers flock to the Hawaiian Islands every year packing trendy new bikinis, slippers (flip flops ) and wide-eyed enthusiastic grins.<p>Although Hawaii prides itself on the generous, "Aloha spirit," you will feel even more welcomed when you adopt a few simple principals. Wise …

28 Gorgeous Photos Of The Brazilian Cities That Will Host The World Cup

Twelve cities all over Brazil will host a total of 64 matches: Manaus, Fortaleza, Rio de Janeiro, Natal, Recife, Salvador, Brasilia, Cuiaba, Belo Horizonte, Sao Paulo, Curitiba, and Porto Alegre. Each city is the capital of its own state.<p>These 12 Brazilian cities have constructed new stadiums for …

A Guide To Paris' Must-See Hidden Gems

Photographed by Julia Finch.<p>Paris is a tricky, slippery little city. It can be like a grandmother: gorgeous, bedecked in jewels, and richness. Or, it …

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2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for another six weeks, until June 30, 2014. First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once more kind enough to allow me to share some of the early …

London’s Secret Shopping Streets

London is a city built for shopping. Its avenues are bursting with boutiques and department stores just begging to be explored. But, as much as we …

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BMW designs the next Business class seat featuring touchpad controls, eye controls, massage system and a lot more -

It’s not your average armchair that reclines with a lever on the side of the chair and reaches its eternal purpose. The future business class seats …