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The Extreme Couture Of London’s Underground Club Scene

Extraordinary self-expression rules London’s late-night subcultures, where the fashion is literally out of this world.<p>A bedouin bedecked in nothing but newsprint. An enantiomorph, shimmering in the dark like a human negative. An S&M demon with a vulva for a face. A bearded woman wearing a …

This Biodegradable, Algae-Based Water Bottle Breaks Down When It's Empty

You can even eat it if you want.<p>With hundreds of millions of tonnes of plastic being produced globally every year, the race is on to find …

These 3-D Printed Vases Give Plastic Bottles A Second Life

Designers are beginning to invent new ways of using old plastic–from melting old lunch trays and mixing them with resin to create ethereal furniture to knitting plastic pulled from the ocean into Adidas sneakers. But Milan-based designer Libero Rutilo is repurposing plastic bottles by leaving them …

Global Warming Could Yield Catastrophic Effects Sooner Than We Think

A group of leading climate scientists have warned that the effects of global warming could come quicker and at a far bigger impact than originally …

30 Aww-Inspiring Photos of Newborns to Make Your Heart Melt

This collection really needs no introduction... so allow me to keep this short. Newborns are cute -- like, unbearably cute. Newborns dressed up or placed on adorable props or photographed with the perfect expression plastered across their face are, in fact, so cute you might not be able to take …

Thousands of US veterans are sick and dying because of burning garbage

This soon became a serious issue — every soldier was said to be producing an average of 10 pounds of trash per day — and the DOD decided to construct open-air burn pits on military bases to incinerate the trash.<p>The Pentagon contracted the firm Kellogg, Brown, and Root (KBR) to get the job done, and …

Military

Dolce & Gabbana Debuts Its First-Ever Hijab Collection

How has it taken this long for a luxury brand to do this?<p>On Sunday, Dolce & Gabbana debuted its first collection of hijabs and abayas, news that was first revealed on Style.com/Arabia. The collection features 14 looks in a neutral black and beige color palette, accented with black and white lace …

Dolce & Gabbana

Bitch Massage at Haven Spa Review: What to Expect From a PMS Massage

I'm standing in line to pay for my manicure and pedicure at Haven Spa, the only salon I've stayed loyal to in my decade-long romp in New York City, when the woman behind the counter asks, "Do you want to try our Bitch Massage?" There was a time in my life when I would have taken that phrase as more …

New York City

A New Wave of Quality Mid-Priced Sneakers Is Taking the Market by Storm

Find out why the demand for minimalist, premium sneakers is rapidly rising.<p>Over the past few decades, sportswear behemoths such as Nike and adidas …

Shoes

My Tinder date with ‘Pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli

By Jacklyn Collier<p>This fall, I went on a date with Martin Shkreli, the 32-year-old “Pharma bro” recently arrested on charges of securities fraud, and widely known as the most despised man in America. I hate to disappoint the masses, but I have to say: I had a pretty good time.<p>Martin and I matched …

North Korea's 'paranoid' computer operating system revealed

Hamburg conference hears that Red Star intranet allows Pyongyang to control citizens’ access to websites<p>North Korea’s homegrown computer operating system mirrors its political one – marked by a high degree of paranoia and invasive snooping on users, according to two German researchers.<p>Their …

North Korea