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The 7 Worst 'Healthy' Snacks for Weight Loss

Americans are serial snackers. In fact, researchers say snacks account for an extra 580 extra calories per day in our diets.<p>We love snacks so much, …

Nutrition

A history of nudity: Playboy's censorship is a throwback to the medieval era

Playboy’s hackneyed idea of what naked beauty is, and who it’s for, seems increasingly narrow in the selfie era, a golden age of the civilised nude<p>Playboy is to abolish the nude. Many people will celebrate this, even if the magazine once seen as the bible of sexual liberation is getting out of the …

Idealism

6 Coolest Ways to Wear Eyeliner Direct From the Spring 2016 Runways

Long before Johnny Depp, Jared Leto and Russell Brand knew the difference between pencil, gel and pen, there was Robert Smith—lead singer of The Cure …

coolestways

A New Mammal Has Just Been Discovered and It's Called the Hog-Nosed Rat

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Ornithology

Button noses are out and big noses are in says fashion industry

Button noses are out, big noses are in! Fashion’s newest beauty trend is hooked, crooked and all around large<p>The tiny, straight, button nose has long …

3 Reasons to Book an Italian Getaway to Lake Como Right Now

The pristine Northern Italy lake town of Como is known for its picturesque views and tranquil, restorative energy—both of which bring crowds of tourists throughout the summer months. But if you’re looking for a truly relaxing getaway, the early fall season might be the area’s best-kept secret. “The …

Maybe Stephen Colbert Doesn’t Want To Be The King Of Late Night?

Stephen Colbert is making an interesting statement at the dawn of his run as the host of <i>The Late Show</i>, because it feels like he doesn’t covet first place, or at least he might not be interested in doing what needs to be done to claim the brass ring. This after sitting on the throne as late-night …

The Only 7 Items You Need to Add to Your Closet This Fall

Fall shopping is officially upon us! While there are certainly more tha enough trends to choose from this coming season, it always helps to highlight …

Fall Home Decor: 9 Color Trends To Try

You might want to rethink this season's color palette.<p>For some reason – it's hard to say exactly how it came about – fall is largely associated with dark colors. Perhaps it's the early sunset or the leaves' shift from green to orange to brown, but pastels, and fun prints shouldn't be relegated to …

Polish Artist Anna Taut

Selected paintings by Polish artist Anna Taut.<p>Anna Taut was born in 1984 in Warsaw, Poland. In 2009, she received her degree in Painting at the …

9 Beautiful Places To Go Glamping In America

If you like a little luxury with your outdoor adventure.<p>If you like a little luxury with your outdoor adventure.

Hot Springs

Climbing On Mount Denali

12 Engagement Rings for the Unconventional Bride

Like most woman, we've been dreaming about our big day since we were little girls. And what wedding day would be complete without that special …

Jewelry

10 Badass Illustrations That Challenge Body Image Issues Women Face Today

"Being different and having flaws is normal!"<p>Cécile Dormeau, a French illustrator living in Germany, has gotten nothing but good feedback on her BLOB illustrations. The colorful drawings are all so different, but they have one thing in common: They are realistic depictions of women's bodies. "I'm …

Six insanely cheap destinations for fall

They say good things come to those wait. So if you’ve been putting off planning a vacation in the hopes that fall will bring lower prices, you’re in luck.<p>We’ve rounded up some best-bet destinations for bargain seekers in the coming months. The non-monetary bonus: fewer crowds and a less-frenzied …

National Parks

What They Get When They Let Their Puppy Pick Out a Kitten…

They went to the shelter with their puppy and let her help them adopt a new kitty. This is what…The post What They Get When They Let Their Puppy Pick …

Six lesser-known wonders of the ancient world

While many historical landmarks attract millions of travellers every year, these ancient sites lie off the typical tourist trail.<p>When it comes to ancient wonders, there’s more to explore than Petra, Angkor Wat and the Coliseum. So to uncover a few structures that aren’t typically on the tourist …

Archaeology

New Neural Algorithm Can ‘Paint’ Photos In Style Of Any Artist From Van Gogh To Picasso

A group of researchers at the University of Tubingen, Germany, have developed an algorithm that can morph an image to resemble a painting in the …

This Little Girl Will Totally Inspire Your Fall Wardrobe

When a 3-year-old can teach you style lessons...<p>If we're being honest, we've been planning our fall wardrobe for weeks now. And the time has finally come when we can break out our light jackets and faux fur scarves. While we usually look to the runways or street style blogs for inspiration, this …

Seal Asks Diver For Belly Rub And Responds Just Like A Puppy

Gary Grayson, 55, is a thrill-seeker from Salford, UK. While diving in 2014, however, he had an unexpected encounter just off the Isles of Scilly …

Everyone Fails Answering Jimmy Kimmel's Nonsense Donald Trump Question

Sometimes it's best to just stop talking.<p>Everyone wants to seem knowledgable. For instance, we pretend we know what fleek means and say things are "on fleek" because we think that's what we're supposed to do. But when Jimmy Kimmel's crew is asking you questions, it's probably best to just sit that …

The Top 5 Ways Jon Stewart Was Full of Sh*t

What It Means if Your Poop Floats

C'mon, we know you want to know.<p>We get it: Talking about bathroom issues is embarrassing. But anyone who’s ever seen a copy of <i>What’s Your Poo Telling You?</i> knows that the type of thing that goes down in the toilet says a lot about what’s going on in your gut. Some issues are NBD and are probably …

5 Phrases The Happiest Couples Use To Stay Crazy In Love

<i>By Coach Todd Reed</i><p>Who knew that just a few little words could make all the difference in a relationship?<p>In my work with couples, I've found that repeating certain phrases is key to staying close and connected to the one you love most. Here are five magic phrases that help keep happy couples feeling …

5 Yoga Moves For Better Sex

<b>These simple poses tone your bod while also offering a bedroom benefit.</b><p><i>By Amy Schlinger</i>, SELF<p>As if the perks to all your yoga poses aren't good enough, we've got a sexy revelation for you: Many poses can help you have better sex and feel more confident in the bedroom. That's because specific asanas …

Yoga

Fall 2015 Makeup, Hair, and Nail Trends to Start Wearing Now

Why wait another month to have fun with these gorgeous hair, makeup, and nail ideas from the fall 2015 runways? Start experimenting now and wear 'em all winter long.

Here's what your food would look like if it weren't genetically modified over millennia

Genetically modified foods, or GMOs, inspire strong reactions nowadays, but humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favorite produce for millennia.<p>While GMOs may involve splicing genes from other organisms (such as bacteria) to give plants desired traits — like resistance to pests, selective …