Luvy Mann

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26 reasons why New Zealand is the world's best country

The Best Island In Hawaii Has Been Hiding In Plain Sight

It’s Hawaii exactly like you want it to be.<p>The major Hawaiian islands all have their calling cards. On Oahu, it's Waikiki and the famed North Shore. On Kauai, it's the breathtaking Na Pali coast. Maui has Haleakala and the Road to Hana. And on the Big Island, it's a scientific trifecta of …

Hawaii

Ingenious Tattoo Ink Designed to Disappear from Skin After a Year

Many people love the idea of having a tattoo but are unsure of what they'd want on their body for the rest of their life. Tech startup Ephemeral is currently developing a way to wear an inked design for an extended period of time without the eternal commitment. Their solution uses a process akin to …

The 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year competition: the best entries

Travel Photography

This amazing footage of gray whales approaching a tourist boat in Mexico hides a sad reality

The whales — which can reach 45 feet long and weigh up to 30 tons — could easily flip the boat over, or even crush it.<p>And after a few minutes of monitoring the tourists from a distance, the whales began to approach.<p>Surprisingly, as one of the large females made its way towards the boat's edge, …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

The Food Lab: Better Channa Masala With a World Tour of Techniques

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>As one of the most popular dishes in the world, both in and out of India and Pakistan, <i>channa masala</i> (or <i>chana masala</i>, <i>chole masala</i>, or <i>chholay</i>, depending on where you're from)—chickpeas cooked in a spicy and tangy …

This App Will Tell You What is Outside Your Airplane Window

This app promises to make the view infinitely more interesting—or at least educational.<p>Now, when you Instagram the view from your airplane window, …

Did Psychedelic Mushrooms and Group Sex Play a Role in Human Evolution?

Psychedelic drugs “expand” one’s mind: this is how many people describe the changes in sensory experiences elicited by psychotropic drugs. A …

Psychedelia

Incredible Photos of Faraway Places by Steve McCurry

Chances are you already know Steve McCurry as the man who took one of the most iconic photos of our time. It was of a 12-year-old Afghan refugee girl who's piercing green eyes told us her harrowing story. The image itself was named “the most recognized photograph” in the history of the National …

Scientists Made A 3D-Printed Wheelchair For A Puppy With Only Two Legs

"He's a little sweetheart and doesn't act as if he has any limitations."<p>He was the runt of the litter, FOSD board President Angela Marx told BuzzFeed News, and so was having trouble competing for his mother's milk.<p>"We decided that he really needed extra special care and to be bottle-fed so he could …

A Solitary Feast: My Remaining Time As An American Student In Paris

I was forty euros and a stomach ache away from being in the midst of the most violence Paris has seen since World War II. I had plans of going to the France-Germany international friendly last Friday. A few weeks ago, my friend and I looked up the prices, but when we saw the tickets were 40 euros, …

Man Contracts Tapeworm-Derived Cancer | HowStuffWorks NOW

One Of Austria's Top Hiking Spots Transforms Into A Majestic Lake

It's literally a water park.<p>Watch your step.<p>A hike in the park could turn into a scuba trip if you walk slow enough in Grüner See, a mountainous Austrian park that turns into a lake every year.<p>Grüner See, which means "Green Lake" in English, sits at the base of the Hochschwab mountains near the …

Hiking

The most affordable places to travel to next year, according to Lonely Planet

Included in the series is a list of the best-value destinations for 2016, which pinpoints the top destinations where visitors can have high-quality travel experiences without breaking the bank.<p>From the pristine beaches of Costa Rica's Caribbean coast to the renowned vineyards of Galicia, Spain, …

Costa Rica

21 bizarre sports that people play around the world

Baseball may be America's pastime, but citizens of other countries are entertaining themselves in different ways.<p>Cultural tradition has informed a whole range of strangely fascinating sports around the world — balancing on bamboos, for example, or wrestling on horses.<p>While some games are unique to …

Board Games

The 20 Most Pinned Travel Destinations Ever

How many of these are on your board?<p>Dreaming of car rides through Italy, or eating the world's greatest street food in Vietnam? Oh, Pinterest knows.<p>The site released a list of the most pinned locations from all over the world, officially making us want to get the heck out of town. All those dream …

National Parks

Advice from 30-year-old me to 20-year-old me

I recently turned 30. For some very odd reason I’ve not warmed to the idea of it just yet. However as I began to evaluate my 20s I realised how many …

25 things everyone should do in Australia

It would be impossible to see the country and experience all it has to offer on a single trip.<p>But these 25 places and activities should be at the top of any traveler's bucket list, whether she's a foreign tourist flying in from afar or a native Australian looking to explore his own country.<p>Did we …

Australia

5 Reasons Why The Unlucky Ones Travel

<i>They tell me that I'm lucky, I'm telling you that I am not. It would be luck, if one morning, I notice that a stranger paid my debts when I would consult my bank account. It would be luck, if someone calls me to offer me a free world tour. Well, it is not the case. They tell me that I'm lucky. My</i> …

16 photos that will make you want to travel to the Philippines

It's the ultimate paradise for beach bums, divers, and adventurers.<p>The country offers a vast array of waterfalls, lagoons, caves, and beaches, among other attractions.<p>Keep scrolling for some of the Philippine's must sees.

Beaches

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Farm-to-table

27 gorgeous photos of ordinary life in Havana

We'll have lots of stories about our adventures on the island, which you'll be able to find here.<p>Scroll down to see our favorite shots and the stories behind them.

Cuba

The 10 most popular American cities to visit this summer

Hamilton Pool is a popular summer stop in Austin, thanks to its 50 foot waterfall.Flickr/KnowsphotosAmerican Express Travel recently released its list of the top 10 most popular cities to visit this summer in the United States.<p>To make this list, the travel company looked at the top destinations …

American Cities

The 4th Happiest Place On Earth, As Captured By Sean Ensch

Born in southern California, landscape and adventure photographer Sean Ensch has harbored a hefty love for the ocean and nature in general from a young age. That love was paired with a desire to capture it on camera, which he began exploring in high school with film.<p>But, as it turns out, neither …

Photography

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate sleep, laughing, volunteering, and spending time with pets (as well as with happy people) all help. And believe it or not, …

Holistic Medicine

Salma Hayek, Aishwarya Rai and Parker Posey hit back at gender inequality

Photograph: Clemens Bilan/ Clemens Bilan<p>Christine Vachon and Aishwarya Rai at the summit.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/16/1431814800738/91cc4be7-88bc-43e4-a786-de2bfb1f9ef7-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Clemens Bilan/ Clemens Bilan<p>Christine Vachon and Aishwarya …

Huevos Rancheros - Skillet Eggs

This is my favorite “breakfast for dinner” meal — and it’s pretty darn good for breakfast too. It can be made in less than 30 minutes, and it’s …

DIY Lavender Sachets To Make Your Sock Drawer Smell Like Heaven

Handmade, sweet-smelling sachets are just the thing to spruce up your unmentionables drawer and air out stuffy closets. Prevent stale odors in storage boxes just by tucking them in alongside last season's clothes, or secure a stack of them with a ribbon for a gift—it's like giving pouches filled …