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Scientists ‘find key to longevity’ in Italian village where one in 10 people live beyond 100 years

Acciaroli in south west Italy is no ordinary place. It is home to an extraordinarily high number of centenarians.<p>More than one in 10 of the …

The best steakhouse in every state

All across the country, restaurants serve it charred, medium, well done, rare, and tartare to salivating customers. It comes with an incredible variety of sides, from creamy mashed potatoes to buttered string beans and corn bread.<p>It's a dish that reaches across American diversity, binding us …

Zika test gets emergency approval by FDA, available to doctors next week

<b>(CNN) —</b> The first commercial test for Zika virus has received emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.<p>According to the test's developers, Quest Diagnostics, the newly approved diagnostic tool will become available to physicians in the United States and Puerto Rico as …

Public Health

Children in England near bottom in international happiness table

England ranks 13th out of 16 countries in survey, with body image and school among areas of concern among eight-year-olds<p>Eight-year-olds in England are less happy than those in Estonia, Poland and Turkey, a survey suggests, with body image and school identified as areas they are particularly …

War

Now Open: LocoL, The Perennial, Lilia and More

<b>New York City</b><p><b>Lilia:</b> A Voce vet Missy Robbins is back in the kitchen, at her Williamsburg spot where she's making loads of pastas, like whole wheat …

What You Need to Know About Student Loan Refinancing -- How Your Repayment Terms Affect How Much You Repay

Student loan borrowers typically refinance their student loans to save money over the lifetime of their loan, often refinancing at lower interest rates with shorter repayment terms. However, some borrowers find themselves in positions that they would like to keep or extend their repayment term by …

Personal Finance

How Iceland Drilled For Renewable Energy And Struck Tourists

<b>A View Of The Clean Energy Landscape From One Of The First Countries To Arrive</b><p>PARIS—The president of Iceland credits renewable energy for reviving the tiny island nation’s economy after financial collapse.<p>Geothermal energy provided the baseload Iceland needed to recover, said President Ólafur …

Renewable Energy

The New Parent's Guide to Traveling With a Baby for the 1st Time

To the surprise (and disappointment) of many other travelers, we have flown with our infant since she was eight weeks old. At 22 months, she has flown more than 100,000 miles to 15 countries on four continents -- some of them several times -- and (I will get hate mail for this) often in first and …

Deep In The Amazon, An Unseen Battle Over The Most Valuable Trees

In this part of the Amazon rain forest, they call it "the war over wood."<p>It has front lines.<p>One of them is here, in Machadinho d'Oeste in the western Brazilian state of Rondonia.<p>The self-described "Guardians of the Forest" defending the land don't look like fighters, at least when we first meet …

Amazon Rainforest

10 U.S. National Parks You Need To Explore Before You Die

The National Parks Service has spent 100 years protecting and preserving our country’s most precious natural and cultural resources. They've given a …

Absinthe Used to Be Malaria Medicine: The Secret Medical History of Cocktails

Créme de menthe settled rebellious stomachs and absinthe fended off malaria. This is the secret medical history of the speakeasy cocktails we've come to know and love.<p>"We don't create cocktails now to cure venereal diseases or to relieve gout, but there's that history there," says <b>Matthew Rowley</b>, …

Alcohol

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San Francisco

Belize: Kayaking and Jungle Adventure

Belize is graced with more than 180 miles of coast, thick rain forest, and Maya ruins; and beneath its Caribbean waters lies one of the most …

Portraits Taken Inside Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Perfectly Capture Life’s Little Moments

Irina Rozovsky is a fine art photographer living in Brooklyn. Her series <i>In Plain Air</i> captures everyday people in moments of leisure in Prospect Park. …

California's Next Great Food & Wine Destination

Tucked away off Route 101 in Santa Barbara wine country, the tiny enclave of Los Alamos is a small town with big flavor.<p>Not long ago, it was a dusty backwater with the nickname “Los Almost”: a former stagecoach stop with a single main street on the fringe of the Santa Ynez Valley. Though just an …

artisanal

How The Internet’s Most Prolific Map Designer Creates His Viral Worlds

To mark the publication of his first book, 17-year-old designer Martin Vargic tells us what inspires his maps, and how he works.<p>Where once they were done under the quill of cartographers, maps today are made by satellite. But Slovakian designer Martin Vargic’s maps are different. Although they …

What You Need to Know About High Cholesterol

High cholesterol is a condition that occurs when levels of cholesterol in your blood are elevated enough to cause health problems such as heart …

Nature-Inspired Tattoos Combine Vintage-Style Etchings of Fauna and Flora

Pony Reinhardt‘s naturalistic monochromatic tattoo pieces reflect deep artistic flair and amazing talent. Her intrinsic tattoos are rich in detail and visual texture, and often feature elements of the natural world with a modern twist. She tattoos using vegan ink with plant-based glycerin, and is …

Vintage

Idris Elba ‘too street’ to play James Bond? Get with the times

Anthony Horowitz might think he knows Bond but there’s more to being suave than knowing what cutlery to use with your quinoa salad<p>Idris Elba’s chances of being cast as the first black screen Bond took a hit this week when the author Anthony Horowitz claimed the star of Luther and The Wire was “too …

James Bond

Is the world running out of space?

In an increasingly crowded world, will we still be able to find respite from one another?<p>Sometimes it’s difficult to fathom that the world could actually become even more crowded than it is today – especially when elbowing through a teeming Delhi market, hustling across a frenetic Tokyo street …

Geography

10 foods that make your brain almost a decade younger — and you can still eat cake

Many researchers believe that some loss of your brainpower is inevitable as you age. But scientists at the Rush University Medical Center say that …

Holistic Medicine

7 Daily Habits That Can Make You More Successful at Work

<b>Getty</b><p><b>By Robin Madell</b><p>There's your job, and then there's how you go about <i>doing</i> your job. While your position itself (and how well it fits with your expertise and passion) certainly plays a role in your career success, your routines and rituals in the office can also affect your happiness and …