Kat Jennings

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Polyamory Diaries: “I want us to sleep with other people”

He wants to sleep with her. She wants to sleep with other people. After 10 years and three kids together, what happens when your wife wants an open relationship and you really don’t?<p><b>As I stood at the open back door with my wife, Lucy*, glasses of wine in our hands, kids in bed, gazing out over the</b> …

36 Beauty Products On Amazon Our Readers Loved In 2017

Pimple patches, witch hazel toner, an incredibly inexpensive eyeshadow palette, and 33 other favorite beauty products from our posts this year.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are</i> …

10 Free Things to Do in Dubai

Dubai is one of the world's newest and most talked about travel playgrounds. The city's transformation from desert to major destination began just a …

Backstage Capital invests $50K in singer Kehlani’s tech startup

Music artist Kehlani is getting into the tech business and she’s tapped Arlan Hamilton’s Backstage Capital for funding. Backstage Capital, the venture capital firm focused on funding people of color, has invested $50,000 in Kehlani’s stealth startup, Flora.<p>The idea with Flora is to focus on health …

17 Places Book Lovers Need to Visit

For many book lovers, the most perfect place in the world is a cozy reading nook where no one will talk to them for the next, oh, ten hours. But there are places outside of the home (and beyond the pages) that seem to have been made specifically for the literary minded, including charming …

A historian says most science fiction has the same major flaw — except one legendary novel

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. — It's science fiction's job to entertain us, not sooth-say. Yet even older, tongue-in-cheek sci-fi works have predicted numerous technologies we now take for granted.<p>If there's one book or movie that best foretells what humanity could become, though, it's Aldous Huxley's 1932 …

Push for Gender Equality in Tech? Some Men Say It’s Gone Too Far

SAN FRANCISCO — Their complaints flow on Reddit forums, on video game message boards, on private Facebook pages and across Twitter. They argue for everything from male separatism to an end to gender diversity efforts.<p>Silicon Valley has for years accommodated a fringe element of men who say women …

Silicon Valley

There's a Much Better Option Than Pap Smears For Detecting Cancer, Evidence Shows

10 times better detection.<p>For over half a century, the Pap smear test has been the principal method for detecting abnormal cells that could lead to …

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Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Unique Retreats: An Overwater Bungalow On A Private Island In Belize

Belize: a country so beautiful Leonardo DiCaprio purchased a private island there. Most of us won’t be getting an invite any time soon – nor will we …

Belize

The 20 Best Action Movies On Netflix

Shall we begin? Here are the top 20 action flicks on Netflix, ranked by their Rotten Tomatoes Critic Scores.<p>Photos: Everett Collection ; …

11 Things You Didn't Know About Birkins

It's been proven that a Birkin is a better investment than shares of the stock market.<p>While you may already know that the Hermès Birkin bag was named after the French style icon Jane Birkin, and that waiting lists to buy the pricy purses can be years long, there is much more to these handbags than …

Celebrity Style

You Can Rent Your Own Private Island in the Bahamas for $450 a Night

Tired of overpriced hotels and busy cities full of tourists? Now you and your friends can split the cost of an actual island for the vacation of a …

Kyoto Just Made an Etiquette Guide for Clueless Travelers

It’s no secret that Japan, also known as the ‘most polite nation on Earth’, do things a little differently to a lot of other Westernized …

YouTube program gives women creators a 'fighting chance' at ad deals

Last summer, Ari Fitz set herself a goal to create a YouTube video every day.<p>Anyone can record a video of themselves and put it online. But Fitz made it her full-time job — many of her videos required planning, art direction and editing.<p>“On a scale from 0 to 100, I’d say I’m at 97,” the 27-year-old …

12 Things You Must Do to Avoid Money Disasters While Traveling Abroad

Here's a fun game to play with yourself: Book a long-overdue vacation abroad and naturally become excited. Now, think of every single thing that can …

You Can Practically Bike on Water at This Insane Path

For those who live to put their pedals in gear, cities like Amsterdam and Italy typically top the list. And as much as we love a good European bike …

13 Best Korean Beauty Products That’ll Truly Transform Your Skin

By now, unless you’ve been living under a rock—no, scratch that; unless you’ve been living in a “Blast from the Past” apocalyptic bunker for the last …

Scientists Discover New Use For Sperm

It's pretty surprising.<p>Scientists have discovered that sperm might actually be able to play a role in fighting cancer.<p>According to <i>Indy 100</i>, a group of German scientists theorized that sperm might be able to carry medications to the female reproductive organs, thereby helping to fight certain types …

Cancer

The retail apocalypse is killing fashion as we know it as a new dress code takes hold in America

Evolving dress codes, comfortable and technologically improved fabrics, and stylish but sporty designs have all combined to carve out a large section of the retail market.<p>Sales for activewear in the US reached $45.9 billion in 2016, according to NPD Group data. That's an 11% uptick from the …

These Gorgeous Overwater Bungalows Are a Quick Flight Away

When we think of overwater bungalows perched over turquoise waters, with think of Tahiti. And we should: The liquid realms of French Polynesia are …

15 Online Design Tools To Help You Create Stunning Visual Content

Beautiful design and great visual content play a great part in today’s economy. It doesn’t matter in what field you specify – you might be a writer or entrepreneur wanting to sell your services or products.<p>The main difficulty is that hiring a competent designer might be expensive and if you run a …

Infographics

Bankers, pharmaceutical giants, Google, Facebook ... a new breed of rentiers are at the very top of the pyramid and they’re sucking the rest of us dry<p>This piece is about one of the biggest taboos of our times. About a truth that is seldom acknowledged, and yet – on reflection – cannot be denied. …

Income Inequality

TSA PreCheck vs. Global Entry vs. CLEAR, Which Is Right for You?

TSA PreCheck, Global Entry, and CLEAR are membership programs that help expedite and make your airport experience more pleasant, especially at …

Anthony Bourdain Reveals His Secret for Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

It's so much easier than you think.<p>Scrambled eggs might seem like a simple dish, but there's a lot of debate about how to make them the right way.<p>Top chef Anthony Bourdain is here to settle this breakfast dispute, once and for all. In a recent video for Tech Insider, the culinary king shared his …

What No One Tells You About Traveling to Cuba

As the plane lifted off the runway in New York and began the three-hour journey to Havana, Cuba, the excitement among travelers was palpable. The …

Cuba

A Fasting Diet Could Reverse Diabetes And Repair The Pancreas, Says New Research

This looks promising.<p>Researchers have been able to reverse symptoms of diabetes and restore pancreas functions in mice by putting them on a version …

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker—which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough, or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

Dessert

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New Company Well Dressed Men Can Design and Source Your Men’s Footwear Line

Men’s footwear is a bright spot in the market today, and industry veterans Mark Kohlenberg and Laura Engerman are taking advantage of the moment with …