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I tried the $115 service that lets you fall asleep in LA and wake up in San Francisco, and it blew me away

Someday, I might hail a flying Uber car or climb aboard the Hyperloop for transportation from San Francisco to Los Angeles. In the meantime, a sleepaway bus offers a good alternative.<p>Founded in 2016, Cabin (formerly known as SleepBus) recently launched a chartered bus service between SF and LA that …

San Francisco

As Amazon purchases Whole Foods, don’t fear for the cashier. Fear for the supermarket

When Amazon announced its plan to pay $13.7 billion for Whole Foods Market last week, pundits wondered what it meant for the workers at Whole Foods’ more than 450 store locations.<p>Whole Foods’ infamously high prices are partly the result of its highly human approach to groceries. The stores post …

Employment

Architecture 101: 10 Architectural Styles That Define Western Society

Throughout history, architecture has been used as a creative, functional outlet that often heralds the cultural depth of society. In fact, a scroll through the basics of important architectural movements is a window into art and culture during any given time period.<p>Often, architectural styles build …

Ancient History

Alexander Girard, the Most Famous Designer You’ve Never Heard of, Gets a Solo Exhibition

Advertisement<p>1/8<p>Charles and Ray Eames. Florence Knoll. Marcel Breuer. These are mid-century designers who you have likely heard of. But while Alexander Girard also left an indelible mark on the design landscape, his name is not as widely know. Deeply steeped in folk art tradition, yet marrying its …

Machines now dominate stock trading and it's having unexpected consequences

But fundamental analysis has long been helpless in explaining the surge in stocks. The shares of Amazon now sport a Price-Earnings ratio of 180, when classic fundamental analyses might lose interest at a PE ratio of 18 for the profit-challenged growth company that has been around for over two …

Stock Markets

Robot Bartenders are Coming to Vegas This Summer

At the end of the month, a new bar called Tipsy Robot will open on the Las Vegas strip and people will be able to go and enjoy a variety of cocktails …

Royal Caribbean

12 Brilliantly Literary Hotels for Book Lovers

Add this grand, dramatic hotel set in a palace built in 1894 to your bucket list, not just for the regal digs, but for the massive library, which …

Books

Are We Fundamentally Good or Evil? Neuroscience Has an Answer

What underlies every box office hit, bestselling novel, and most compelling video games? A fight between good and evil, of course.<p>The argument over …

Psychology

9 of the Queen's Strangest Powers and Privileges

It's good to be queen!<p>In addition to living in the lap of royal luxury, there are some other truly unique perks to being monarch.<p>Here are nine strange powers the Queen has...<p>1) SHE CAN DRIVE WITHOUT A LICENSE.<p>She is the only person in the UK who doesn't legally need a license number or a number …

Five underrated countries you need to visit

From a medieval African trading town to a Mediterranean island nation, these overlooked outposts are worth a look.<p>With each welcoming more than 50 million international visitors each year, France, the United States and China dominate the list of most popular countries for travellers. But are the …

European Travel

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Mathematics

A new poll is bad news for Marco Rubio's plan to bring down Donald Trump

Rubio, a Florida senator, trailed GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump by 16 points in the Sunshine State. Trump held 44% support there to Rubio's 28%.<p>Rubio said Sunday that, like several other elected officials in the race, he would need to win his home state.<p>"Well, I think that's true for …

Republicans

The world's least visited countries – have you been to any of them?

Bold Abstraction of Cody Hudson Soon at HVW8 Gallery Berlin

February 10, 2016<p>Runs, does yoga.<p>The Chicago based artist, Cody Hudson, will be showcasing his new works at HVW8 Gallery in Berlin. The artist’s …

Art

12 unusual, strange and downright bizarre hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When it comes to travel, most of us usually look for hotels that are conveniently located, affordable and comfortable. But sometimes, we want something out of the ordinary.<p>Need inspiration? These 12 eccentric hotels highlighted by TripAdvisor provide an unforgettable sleep:<p>1. Inntel Hotel …

Costa Rica

See Astonishing True Color Photos of the Moon

The Chang'e 3 lander captured the four images for this mosaic of the Yutu rover driving southward on Dec. 23, 2013.<br>The Science and Application Center …

Space Science

Pluto is covered in a lot of frozen water

<b>(CNN) —</b> Talk about an endless winter: Pluto has way more frozen water than scientists originally thought.<p>The dwarf planet is coated with a large amount of ice, according to a new map using previously collected data from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft.<p>This map is more sensitive than an earlier …

Solar System

Articles about 5 north carolina homes southern charm on Dwell.com - Dwell

A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.<p>Drawing inspiration from the Hebrew alphabet, architects Elihu Siegman and Michael Silverman dreamt up an adaptive structure to...<p>The modern bedroom is a personal place that reflects …

North Carolina

Google's AI Just Did Something Nobody Thought Possible

Human beings who design intelligent computers have a long history of getting those computers to beat other humans at games to prove how great their …

Artificial Intelligence

The 13 best places to eat ramen in New York City

That's why we teamed up with city-guide app Foursquare to round up the 13 best places to eat ramen in New York, based on which locations had the highest ratings from Foursquare users.<p>From popular stops like Momofuku Noodle Bar to Takashi, which serves an unforgettable all-beef version, here are the …

New York City

11 must-see movies completely rejected by the Oscars

Sundance

A Video Game That Explores the Physics of Architecture

Scramble up the side of a futuristic skyscraper.<p>Chicago-based video game designer William Chyr has designed a world governed by a consistent bizarro-physics, where a player can walk up walls and ceilings and gravity is partially governed by colors.<p>The game, <i>Manifold Garden</i>, “is a metaphor for the …

13 words that have a different meaning in New York than anywhere else

Not everything has the same meaning in New York that it does in the rest of the country. From measuring distance to terms of endearment, these words …

Maybe It's Time to Stop Calling It White Privilege

Maybe it's time we stopped calling it "white privilege." I think the reason people resent that phrase is they don't feel privileged. A life of "privilege" implies that I was born with access to the family yacht and country club membership. I have neither of those things and most of the people I see …

Justice
Planned Parenthood

BLOOMBERG: Ted Cruz 'says some of the stupidest things I've ever heard'

After dismissing "right-wing crazies" who reject mainstream climate science, Bloomberg was asked by CNN's Christiane Amanpour what he made of the GOP field.<p>The billionaire media mogul, who has championed the issue of climate change, first criticized retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson.<p>"There's one of …

Republicans

The 16 social media apps everyone should have

Many of the best social networking apps out there have been around for a while, but as smartphones get smarter, so do the apps, and you can now do more than ever.<p>From fan favorites like Instagram and Facebook to newcomers like live-streaming Periscope, there's never been a better time to find a …

Social Media