Jennifer McLachlan

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A Mermaid’s World: The Beauty of Snuba

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I have no desire to scuba dive or snorkel. That’s always been my policy and preference as a traveler–and one I’ve managed to stick to—until a recent trip to Guánica, Puerto Rico. When the group I was with announced that we were going to <i>snuba</i> on a beautiful Caribbean coral …

Lindsay’s Burlington

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>One visit to <b>Burlington</b> was enough to convince freelance journalist <b>Lindsay Westley</b> to trade Philadelphia’s skyscrapers and traffic for the mountains and lakes that typify Vermont’s largest city.<p>By the time she’d camped and hiked her way across 35 miles of the state while …

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The real culprit in the Animas River spill

<b>(CNN) —</b> Last Wednesday, the United States experienced one of its worst hardrock-mining-related disasters in decades, and I wish I could say that I was surprised.<p>A gold mine that has been inactive since 1920 spilled 3 million gallons of toxic mining waste into the Animas River in Colorado after …


23 Articles of Clothing That Will Make You Forget Summer Is Ending

The nights are getting longer and the warm, sticky days are becoming cooler. Whether we like it or not, summer is leaving us and we need to come to terms with the inevitable. But don’t worry — just because summer can’t last forever doesn’t mean we can’t embrace the last days of it with a little …

The Internet in Space? Slow as Dial-Up

Astronauts gripe that connectivity is “very slow,” but that could change with laser-based data transmission that NASA has already tested.<p>Outer space has its perks. But super-speedy Internet is, so far, not one of them.<p>Connection speeds from the International Space Station are “worse than what …

Space Exploration

Two Bathrooms Transformed by Retro Tile

A space inspired by the 1930s.<p>The bold use of tilework in these two bathrooms may look original to the 1930s, but every square foot is all new. See how designer Madeline Stuart gave these completely-renovated bathrooms a vintage feel.

Interior Design

6 Glamorous Vanities


Inside Kohler's Century-Old Wisconsin Factory

There's a great number of things we interact with on a daily basis that are too easy to assume have been made by machines. Take, for example, toilets, sinks and bathtubs. These steel, porcelain and brass pieces of industrial design are so commonplace that it's nearly impossible to image a human …

10 Unique Lighting Ideas for Your Bedroom

Interior Design


New Orleans-Style Beignets

New Orleans, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways: 1) Beignets 2) Jazz Fest 3) Beignets 4) Jackson Square 5) Did we mention beignets? We've clearly got a thing for those delightful squares of fried dough coated in powdered sugar. And since Mardi Gras is this Tuesday, February 17, we couldn't …


History of Fashion: Ancient Egypt

Fashion is about moving forward, with new ideas, new silhouettes, and new innovations. But as with history, to learn about the future we must look to …

Ancient History

This is Every Horse-Lover's Dream Home

Living with horses in the Bahamas.<p>It's the ultimate dream of every equestrian: To live with her beloved horses. Designer Amanda Lindroth creates charming living quarters at a family's barn in the Bahamas. Read the interview with the designer here.

Living Rooms

EA Sports rights wrong committed at last week's Cowboys-Lions game

Last week in Dallas, not only did the Detroit Lions get screwed by bad officiating in the game, one of their young fans got screwed by bad officiating outside of the game. But there's a happy ending to at least part of this.<p>A 10-year-old named Roman was treated to the game with surprise tickets …

11 Ways to Add Sparkle to Your Home

11 ideas to add sheen and shine.<p>From silver metallic wallpaper on the ceiling to a glitzy pillow, these ideas add glam sheen and shine to your decor.

Interior Design

A perfect weekend project for adding more DIY color to your home this year! How To Make a Pajaki Chandelier tutorial -->

10 Cozy Fall Breakfast Recipes

Cooler temperatures and falling leaves mean it's time to turn on your oven and bake something delicious. Try these cozy breakfast recipes made from all your favorite fall ingredients -- apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, oats, pecans and more.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked Oatmeal with Apples, Walnuts & Raisins</b><p>…


Hurricane Odile slams Mexican resorts -

<i>Is Hurricane Odile headed your way? Share your photos and videos with CNN iReport, but only if you can do so safely.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Hurricane Odile snapped palm trees like twigs, washed out roads and left tourists trapped in Mexican resorts Monday.<p>Even as it weakened into a Category 1 hurricane, the storm …

Aerial Photography by Kacper Kowalski

Polish Autumn, a Series of Breathtaking Aerial Photography.<p>This is a series of breathtaking aerial photography by Kacper Kowalski from Poland.<p>After …

Wallpaper of the Week by Nikolas Ardeley

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created by Nikolas Ardeley, a multi-disciplinary Graphic Designer from France but living in Asia, …

Light Painting Photography by Martin Kimbell

Amazing long exposure light painting photography by Martin Kimbell.<p>Check out this stunning selection of light paintings by Martin Kimbell, a …

Typographic Artworks by MUTI for The Hope Factory

The Hope Factory – A series of typographic artworks in a colorful hand-painted style by studio MUTI.<p>It’s not really one of the latest projects …