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Nexpaq is a modular case that adds incredible new features to the iPhone 6 or Galaxy S6

Google’s Project Ara smartphones are not yet widely available, and neither are any other similar devices from the competition. But it’s more than …

10 travel destinations trending this summer

The results are based on the most-searched places, with major music events, art festivals, and sporting competitions driving demand.<p>From Reykjavik, Iceland, to Hyderabad, India, here's where everyone wants to travel this summer.

Top 10 Gardens

Top 10 Gardens from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything</i><p><b>Château de Versailles<br>Versailles, France <br></b> <br>The famous French landscape designer André Le Nôtre laid out these gardens southwest of Paris in the 17th century at the behest of Louis …

Top 10

The 7 Absolute Best Free Things You Can Do Around The World

<i>By: Matt Kepnes</i><p><i>Credit:</i><p>The Beatles once sang, "The best things in life are free." That song's actually a cover, but they were on to something: everyone loves free stuff. Traveling on a budget leads to making plenty of interesting choices. While "free" doesn't necessarily mean great, …

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

National Parks

Traveler's Stunning Photos Highlight the Natural Wonders of Bolivia

On a recent trip to Bolivia, globetrotting photographer Antony Harrison captured the breathtaking beauty of the South American country in all of its natural glory. Misty mountains, wild flamingos, cerulean lakes, and sulphuric pits seem to come alive in his vibrant photos, transporting the viewer …

South America

Extraordinary rainbows of the natural world

National Parks

Rihanna Pranks Jimmy Kimmel April Fools' Day

1. Rihanna wears a black birdcage hat, massive hoop earrings, black studded jacket and turtleneck, and platform combat boots to pull off a prank.<p>2. Jimmy Kimmel's sleepy retainer face makes me LOL.<p>3. "It seemed like a UFO had landed" might be the best and most accurate reaction ever.<p>4. How do I get …

5 Swamps You Absolutely Must Visit (Yes, Really)

<i>by Elizabeth Stark and Brian Campbell</i><p>© Arco Images GmbH / Alamy<p>Far from being murky, boggy areas, the world's swamps, deltas and wetlands are teeming with wildlife, fascinating landscapes and their own unique cultures. Here are five great swamps to visit, from Botswana's Okavango Delta to …

Incredible Body Painting Turns Torsos into Mind-Bending Optical Illusions

Amazingly, these mind-bending optical illusions aren't made with the help of projections or Photoshop. Artist Natalie Fletcher painted them directly on human skin! The Oregon-based body painter created this impressive series completely freehanded with an airbrush. She calls it <i>Just an Illusion</i>, and …


Ironically, only people with poor eyesight are said to be able to see this optical illusion

As a teenager, I held off on getting glasses for as long as I could, only caving once the DMV told me I’d be a danger to myself and others behind the …

Optical Illusions

The Most Remote and Beautiful Landscape in the World Is in Westfjords, Iceland

It’s early June and a mild 53 degrees, but the overland trail to Galtarviti is still blocked by heavy snow. So we’re on the backup route, a path …

European Travel

Cuba's Playa Paraiso Beach Named Among World's Best, Because Of COURSE Cuba Has A Secret Paradise

We can think of many reasons to go to Cuba -- it's not like we <i>needed</i> one of the best beaches on the planet to lure us there.<p>But hey, we'll take it if you're offering.<p>Playa Paraiso Beach, on Cuba's Cayo Largo, was recently crowned one of the top beaches in the world in TripAdvisor's annual …

Falls in Autumn


100+ Dining Room Design and Furniture Ideas - ELLE DECOR

With seating this stylish, you'll find countless excuses to gather in the dining room.<p>Seven Peytons, six Stingels, four Cattelans, and a smattering of Koons, to name a few. Oh, and, the home's not bad either.<p>A White House interior designer creates a presidential style for each candidate.<p>It also …

Spinning dance optical illusion

I’ve been obsessing over this optical illusion ever since I ran across it yesterday.<p>Is she spinning clockwise or counterclockwise? Or both…and how is …

10 Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth

Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know.<p><b>Lavender Fields, France</b><p>In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the …

16 Optical Illusions Even Freakier Than That Damn Dress


Cool Stuff

25 Of The Best Photos From The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards Shortlist

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards gathered some of the best amateur and professional photos around the world and showcased them in an epic …


Redesigned Mid-Century Home by Terry&Terry Architecture

Addition and remodeling of an existing mid century ranch house in Menlo Park, California by Terry&Terry Architecture.<p><b>Terry&Terry Architecture</b> was …