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Because Who Doesn't Want To See Photos From Paris Couture In The '50s?

Calling fashion historians and old souls alike: There's a new photography exhibit that was made just for you. Running now through September 3 in …

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You Don't Have to Sacrifice Comfort With These Statement Sandals For Wide Feet

When you have wide feet, the path to finding a pair of comfortable sandals can be a struggle. We end up spending a ton of money on a pair of sandals only to take them off 30 minutes later because they hurt so much. When trendy sandals are leaving your feet aching with blisters, it's time to look to …

All Aboard South America’s First Luxury Sleeper Train

Seeing the Andes in person is pretty damn magnificent.<p>Seeing the Andes in person with alpaca tortellini and pisco sours in a piano bar on a speeding …

What elephants teach us about cancer prevention

Every time a cell divides, there is a chance for a mutation (mistake) to occur in the DNA - the substance that carries genetic information in all …

Ask Ethan: Why Can't I See Mercury Without A Telescope?

Since ancient times, humans have known of five planets — or “wandering stars” — in the sky: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. Each of them appears to move against the backdrop of stars from night-to-night, rather than staying in the same fixed position like the other points of light do. But …

Giant Waterfall in Antarctica Worries Scientists

By Tim Radford<p>Scientists poring over military and satellite imagery have mapped the unimaginable: a network of rivers, streams, ponds, lakes and even …

The High-Class Sushi Bar Has a New Secret Weapon

In the battle among New York’s high end sushi places, the weapons of choice tend to be which can score the hardest-to-get uni, the very top of the …

What I Learned in Pinup School

Big eyes, red lips, can’t lose.<p>Pinup school is serious. It takes me two minutes of class to realize this. I bop in just before class begins to meet Renee DiDio and Anna Patin hovering over a model; her hair is up in rollers, and they’re decked out in back-seamed nylons and dresses plucked from the …

World's largest cluster of massive sinkholes discovered in China

Scientists just discovered the largest cluster of sinkholes on Earth—49 in all—in northwest China. The massive natural sinkholes, all of which had …

Cubans bid Fidel Castro farewell, pledge loyalty to system

HAVANA (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Cubans bade farewell to Fidel Castro on Monday, pledging allegiance to his socialist ideology and paying …

40+ of the most otherworldly spots on Earth

I LIVE in the mountains of British Columbia. It’s vast, wild, and the scale is hard to grasp. It takes some bizarre looking landscapes to give me a …

5 Natural Ways to Lose Face Fat and Become Much Prettier

Having excess weight is one of the ways that one’s confidence can easily drop. Young girls who are dealing with weight issues have a lot of other …

The world's most romantic hotels

Which cities have the most romantic hotels? Our destination experts make a case for their favourite locations and where to stay when there.<p>Venice<p>In a city so unremittingly romantic as Venice, accommodation to match the mood is essential. George Clooney opted for the opulent Aman Grand Canal – for …

The Allure of Slim Aarons' Women

Consider this the new coffee table book to covet.<p>This stunning new book, <i>Slim Aarons: Women</i>, explores the central subject of Slim Aarons' career—the remarkable women who inhabited the upper echelons of society, the arts, fashion, and Hollywood from the 1940s through the 1980s. Click through to see …

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10 expert tips to knowing your diamonds

JEWELRY SEE<p><b>As head of the De Beers Institute of Diamonds that he founded in London in 2001, Andrew Coxon sees some of the most beautiful diamonds in</b> …

The 8 Most Beautiful National Park Beaches in the U.S.

Yosemite, Yellowstone, Redwood: When we think of national parks, more often than not, we think of forests. But there are plenty of beach options, too, from Maine to Washington and everywhere in between. Some have wild horses while others have clear blue waters, but all offer a look at the …

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5 Foods You Should Eat Before And After Exercise To Maximize Weight Loss

Ah, camping. The great outdoors, the campfires, the food you’d never eat in civilised society: it’s a wonderful experience.<p>That said, things can get …

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Diet During Diverticulitis Flare Up

Intestinal obstructions can result from a number of different factors: Strictures or scar tissue that has built up to the point where the intestine …

Diamond industry throws off secrecy to woo distrustful generation

The diamond industry has cleaned up its act and is more transparent than ever before, senior executives have claimed, ahead of the launch of a new marketing campaign targeting young consumers.<p>Where once diamond producing was dominated by “handshakes and a lot of secrets”, “now it’s all about …

Dukan Diet - Lose Weight Quickly and Keep It Off Forever - New French Diet

Do you want to lose 20 pounds or more quickly? If you haven't tried the Dukan Diet, keep reading this article. Created by a French doctor Pierre …

A Step By Step Guide On How To Remove Your Online Presence

Can you ever really disappear from a world where your face is plastered all over Facebook, your location is stamped all over Instagram, and your …

Massive coral reef discovered in the Amazon River

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Amazon River, known for its array of wildlife from pink dolphins to flesh-eating piranhas, has revealed a new treasure -- a massive coral reef that stretches for some 600 miles, scientists say.<p>A team of scientists from Brazil and the United States discovered the reef in the muddy waters …

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The Dollar Is Strong. Here's Where You Should Fly to Spend It

How about South America?<p>The dollar is very strong right now, and while that might not always be something to cheer, it can make traveling to certain …

The Devil Lives in Florida! We Saw His Den.

The tiny town of Williston (less than 3,000 inhabitants) is famous for its peanuts and the festival that goes with it, but also for an incredible subterranean network of water flow and rivers.<p>Apart from some other devilish entities I will not here name, Florida has its fair share of weirdness and …

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Loretta Lynn releases video for 'Lay Me Down,' her Willie Nelson duet

News of Loretta Lynn's first new album in over a decade was cause for celebration. Now one of its most significant tracks, Lynn's duet with Willie Nelson "Lay Me Down," has a tender but stark new video.<p>The song is gentle-tempered but forthright acknowledgment of mortality for the two artists, each …

What 39 Celebrities Wore to Meet the Queen

Two words: Lady Gaga 😭💃👏.<p>Fashion thought exercise: What would you wear to meet the Queen of England, or what would undoubtedly be the fanciest day of your life? GO! Here, 32 famous people's answers to that particular question, which provides a nice contrast to the 14 times the old girl herself …

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