Jennifer Martin

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The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Drew Scott

Republicans just don’t get Stephen Colbert: Why the Fox News-watching, climate-change denying crowd can’t understand complex satire

Colbert’s ratings are down. Republicans are crowing they won’t watch him. Indeed, they are afraid to be challenged<p><b></b>When it was first announced that Stephen Colbert would take over for David Letterman as host of “The Late Show”—both the right and the left complained. The left worried that the end of …

20 places everyone should visit in South America

Its countries are filled with stunning natural parks, bustling streets, and, of course, incredible food.<p>We've put together a collection of 21 sights to see and experiences to have in South America. From gazing at monumental statues to marveling at the world's highest waterfall, there are plenty of …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Books

The best place to travel every month of the year

We teamed up with Kayak to find the best international destination to visit each month of the year.<p>Kayak calculated the median monthly airfare and median hotel rates for four-star properties in multiple destinations around the world. Activities and weather were also taken into consideration.<p>Here is …

The Other France

Are the suburbs of Paris incubators of terrorism?<p>Fouad Ben Ahmed never paid much attention to <i>Charlie Hebdo.</i> He found the satirical magazine to be vulgar and not funny, and to him it seemed fixated on Islam, but he didn’t think that its contributors did real harm. One of its cartoonists, Stéphane …

Why is France's Versailles Opening a Hotel? It Really Needs the Money

Faced with budget cuts, France’s iconic Palace of Versailles is seeking to build a luxury hotel within its walls.<p>The Palace of Versailles, one of …

Divers recover $4.5M in gold coin off Florida beach

A team of treasure hunters scouring the waters off Florida last month recovered a $4.5 million bounty of gold coins – including several made for the king of Spain, Philip V, in the early 1700s, Florida Today reported.<p>The find – made July 30 and 31 off the coast of Vero Beach -- was announced …

‘I became a millionaire while travelling’

But the 31-year-old didn’t let that stop him from achieving his dream of travelling the world. Determined not to get trapped in “the real world” of …

24 Creative Ideas on How to Add a Vintage Touch to Your Kitchen

A simple kitchen interior design can be transformed in increments in something mesmerizing that many would call a vintage kitchen. Through simple …

Interior Design

A Single Gene of Bad DNA May Be the Reason You Vote Republican: New Study - The Ring of Fire Network

A new study has found that genetics play a crucial role in someone’s political leanings, reported <i>Medical Daily</i>. Essentially, one bad piece of …

Get married or stay single? Live in the city or country? Dog or Cat? Science has the answers

Should you get a cat, shun meat, live child-free and cancel your Facebook account; or get a dog, gorge yourself on steak, have a huge family – and post about it every day? We look at what new research tells us about the big choices in life<p>Cats v dogs<p>Are you a cat person or a dog person? The UK is …

Same-Sex Couples

The 10 best national parks in the US

The US is home to 58 national parks, all filled with breathtaking landscapes and rampant wildlife...so narrowing this list down to 10 was difficult.<p>After considering location, accessibility, and scenery, we picked the 10 parks that must make your must-visit list — whether it be for a week-long …

National Parks

How to Choose Furniture for a Living Room - a Perfect Example by Cloud Studios

Living Rooms

Watch: Venus and Jupiter align in breathtaking illusion

A natural coincidence will see the two brightest planets - Jupiter and Venus - light up the sky as they draw unusually close together<p>Venus and Jupiter, two of the brightest planets in the solar system came together in the night sky on Tuesday night.<p>The two planets appeared to glide close together …

Answer to a 150-Year-Old Math Conundrum Brings More Mystery

In 1850, the Reverend Thomas Kirkman, rector of the parish of Croft-with-Southworth in Lancashire, England, posed an innocent-looking puzzle in the</i> …

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food

How to Travel Abroad Without Breaking the Bank

MONEY teamed up with Travel + Leisure to come up with some great bargains.<p>International travel is great for broadening your cultural horizons, but it …

For Americans, European Travel is Getting a Whole Lot Cheaper

There’s a battle afoot between low-cost and legacy carriers, and travelers are the winners.<p>After years of putting up with fares to Europe upwards of …

Apple vs. Android: Does The Technology We Use Influence the Way We Travel?

<i>Courtesy: FirmBee</i><p>When it comes to phones and tablets, there are die-hard Apple users and those who swear by Android. But do their differing tastes in technology influence other parts of their lives? To find out, hotel search trivago.com analyzed travel differences between Apple and Android users in …

23 Underrated Vacation Spots Around The World To Visit Before You Die

♫ A whole new world, a dazzling place I never knew! ♫<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

European Travel

Exploring Italy's Cinque Terre

PHOTO GALLERY<p>Exploring Italy's Cinque Terre<p>The "five lands" of Italy's Cinque Terre, perched on the Ligurian Coast, seem to be drawn for a storybook, with stacks of candy-colored houses nestled between green mountains, trains that tunnel in and out of cliffs, and hiking paths through terraced …

A Whale Inside A Whale, That Was Eaten By A Shark, Discovered In Egypt

It's like a prehistoric turducken, but on a colossal scale: Scientists in Egypt have discovered the remains of a 40 million-year-old whale with another whale inside it, and researchers believe the two were then eaten by sharks.<p>The smaller whale found inside the fossils of the 60-foot-long …

Photographer follows his bride to the altar in stunning wedding photos

Another amazing journey. More amazing pictures to celebrate it.<p>Russian photographer Murad Osmann and his longtime girlfriend Natalia Zakharova rose …

500px: Tanner Stewart's Inspiring Landscape Photography

Travel<p>500px: Tanner Stewart's Inspiring Landscape Photography<p>By Nicole Bonaccorso<p>June 08 2015 12:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Growing up in Wallowa County, …

Landscape Photography

Photographer Murad Osmann Marries The Woman He Follows Around The World And It's Beautiful

Murad Osmann has taken photos of his girlfriend leading him by the hand around the world in the likes of London, Hollywood and Hong Kong.<p>Now, the …

Photography

One Drop Of Blood Can Reveal Almost Every Virus A Person Has Ever Had — NOVA Next | PBS

A single drop of blood may contain nearly all the information you need to know about a person’s viral past.<p>The new experimental test, called VirScan, …

Immune System

'Economy Is Always Cheaper Than First Class' And Other Air Travel Myths

At least once a year, I like to bust some air travel myths. Here are some of my latest and some of my oldies but goodies from the past.<p>It's true; …

12 Items That Pay for Themselves Tenfold or More

When you’re trying to live a frugal lifestyle and save money, it can seem counterintuitive to buy anything new. Yet, that’s exactly what many …