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You Can Fly To Iceland & London For Just $357

Once seen as an annoying addition to travel itineraries, stopovers have become a way for vacationers to add an extra destination to their trips. The …

Northern Lights

Video Shows Airport Attendant Punching Passenger Holding a Child

Cellphone cameras recorded the exact moment on Saturday when passengers of easyJet Flight 2122 lost what was left of their patience. It was 10:17 p.m. in Terminal 2 of the Nice Côte d’Azur International Airport in southern France.<p>In an instant, the stressed-out travelers seemed to embody the …

Flying

After interviewing over 100 successful people, Tim Ferriss says a passage from a 1922 novel captures the approach every high performer takes

Since starting his podcast in 2014, bestselling author Tim Ferriss has interviewed well over 100 highly successful people, from Navy SEALs to billionaire entrepreneurs.<p>He uses his interviews to pick apart the, as he puts it, "tactics, routines, and habits," that have brought these subjects to the …

Self-improvement

This Short Animation Will Make You Quit Your Job

Move over Dilbert, there's a sick and twisted office reality to be explored.<p>Screencaps via<p>Move over Dilbert, this film is about to make your existence petty. Handpainted with watercolors, an emotive seven-minute animated short titled <i>El Empleo</i> (“The Employment”) bizarrely captures contemporary …

Animation

How to Download Netflix Movies to Your SD Card and Save Space on Your Phone

Rejoice, you can download Netflix movies and TV shows to watch offline. Unfortunately, it only downloads to your built-in storage by default, which …

10 Things I Wish I’d Known As A Teenager

My oldest, Tristan, is a preteen. It’s a horrible stage where I’m more of an embarrassment than anything. I’m not looking forward to his teen years, …

Relationships

The Best Horror Movie Every Year Since 'Psycho'

In 1960, Alfred Hitchcock adorned the poster for his latest movie with a very clear message: “It is <i>required</i> that you see <i>Psycho</i> from the very …

Horror

Most Beautiful Streets in the World Every Traveler Must Visit Photos

Not all streets are created equal. Take the colorful Caminito that anchors Buenos Aires's La Boca neighborhood: It not only provides visitors with a vibrant photo op but also serves as a reminder of how the neighborhood was built in the 19th century. Streets, however, don't have to offer a history …

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

Hiking

Here’s Why Marvel Movies Look Ugly, According to a Film Buff’s Insightful Video Essay

Marvel studios is undoubtedly very good at making superhero movies. It has created an entire cinematic universe spanning 14 films in just eight …

Everything you should eat when you’re sick to feel better ASAP

The medicine cabinet can provide quick relief when you’re suddenly slammed with a nasty cold or a pounding headache, but healing and long-term health …

National Park Service announces 10 fee free days for 2017 | Adventure Sports Network

Following up on their historic centennial year, the National Park Service has announced their fee free days for 2017. For 10 days in 2017, visitors …

This is the ultimate fried chicken recipe that has inspired top chefs

Keys to making America's Test Kitchen's (ATK) Ultimate Crispy Fried Chicken<p><b>Equipment: An 8-quart cast-iron Dutch oven and an instant read …

Harvard Scientists Think They've Pinpointed The Physical Source of Consciousness

This is where awareness lives.<p>Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite …

The best Motown songs of all time

It’s hard to argue that any record company had more influence on 20th-century music than the blend of soul, pop, rock and funk created by Motown. The …

The 15 best changes from 'The Walking Dead' comic to the show

<b>Warning: There are spoilers ahead if you haven't seen "The Walking Dead" through season six.</b><p>When adapting something from a preexisting source material, the usual rule is: don't change things. Whether it's events or characters or relationships, fans usually don't respond well when someone messes …

Comic Books

We Spent Winter In New Zealand Photographing The Incredible Night Sky

We are Jake and Jo – astrophotographers based in Queenstown, NZ who spent this last Winter photographing the night sky in some of New Zealand’s most …

New Zealand

A Meteor Shower and 8 More Can’t-Miss Sky Events in October

Get ready to see the Green Giant, meteor showers, and more this month.<p>The coming month brings shooting stars, pretty planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. You’ll even have the chance to catch the eerie pyramid-shaped zodiacal light.<p>So dust off those binoculars and mark your …

ALL THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF 20 DELICIOUS FRUITS AND VEGGIES!

Undoubtedly, <b>enriching your diet with fruits and vegetables</b> will help you maintain good health and prevent a variety of diseases, for instance heart …

11 Albums You Need to Listen to in October

Tune into next month's best new releases.<p>As the temperatures continue to drop, so does the music. Below, check out the most highly-anticipated albums of the season, from a seasoned pop diva to a legendary force in rap. Fall never sounded so good.<p><b>Available 10/7:</b><p><b>Sit Still, Look Pretty by Daya</b><p>This …

Get Your Presidential Debate Bingo Cards Here!

Tonight at 9/8c, one of the most important Presidential Debates of our time will take place, between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and …

Government

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

Books

Tardigrades can live 30 years in a freezer and survive in space, and now we know why

Scientists discover adaptations to life in extreme environments in the tardigrade genome<p>Tardigrades — also known as "water bears" — are microscopic animals that can live through almost anything: 30 years in a freezer, rapid dehydration, boiling and freezing temperatures, massive doses of radiation, …

Biology

Watching sad films boosts endorphin levels in your brain, psychologists say

Traumatic films may boost pain tolerance and feelings of group bonding by increasing levels of feel-good chemicals produced by the brain, study reveals<p>Tyrannosaur, Breaking the Waves and Schindler’s List might make you reach for the tissues, but psychologists say they have found a reason why …

Psychology

The Most Beautiful Places in All 50 States

Once You Watch How Gummy Candy Is Made, You'll Never Eat It Again

If gummy bears, peach rings and gummy worms are a few of your favorite sweet treats, we urge you to stop reading now. The way most gum-based candy is made might scar you forever.<p>If you’ve ever had a vegetarian friend turn down a fruit snack or cup of jello, you know it’s because many of those …

Recipes

A Hero For The Arts And Sciences: Upcoming Marvel Covers Promote STEAM Fields

Typically superheroes spend their summertime helming big budget franchises for movie studios. This year, with blockbuster season winding down and schools opening their doors, Marvel's following up its summer at the multiplex by giving its superheroes a new assignment.<p>Last week, the publisher …

Comics

'No McDonald's, no motorway, no army': Iceland's evolution recalled

Iceland’s nascent relationship with tourism is bringing a new era to the country. Four people chart the changes to the island’s image<p>The economist<p><b>Magn</b><b>ú</b><b>s Sveinn Helgason, economic historian, Walk the Crash tour guide and contributor to the government’s official inquiry into the economic collapse of</b> …

European Travel