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Ultimate Guide to Vermont’s Best Ski Resorts

While the western half of the United States often gets credited with having the country's best ski resorts, the East Coast has no shortage of …

Skiing

The quietest place in the US

A one-square-inch spot in Washington’s Olympic National Park lures people from around the world.<p>Meteors streaked behind the silhouettes of 250ft-tall Douglas firs. The night sky over the Hoh Rainforest burned bright, achingly beautiful. Still, I closed my eyes.<p>I hiked here to listen, not to …

Nature

The best new tourist attractions on earth, according to Lonely Planet

If globe-trotting is on your bucket list this year, travel guide company Lonely Planet wants to tell you where to go. Its list of the world’s best travel experiences of 2015, part of its latest ebook, “New in Travel,” will take you off the beaten track from Ireland to Panama to South Africa. Here’s …

Hong Kong

This Company Will Let You Try Out A Box Of Fitness Trackers At Home, Warby Parker-Style

Lumoid is unrolling a new rental program that will let you try on Fitbits, Jawbones, and FuelBands for a week before you buy one.<p>Warby Parker’s try-before-you-buy model continues to seep into any business small enough to fit into a mailbox. And this time, it’s wearables.<p>Now if the phrase “the Warby …

Wearable Tech

8 Ways To Cure Your Cold From Around The World

During cold and flu season, we praise modern medicine for giving us gifts such as cough syrup and ibuprofen. But nature has a lot to offer too; different cultures have been seeking out remedies in their surroundings for thousands of years, with ample time for trial-and-error.<p>In the hopes of easing …

Alternative Medicine

Will autocomplete make you too predictable?

Computers can now identify what you will say before you know yourself, and as philosopher Evan Selinger argues, this could subtly shape your conversations without you realising.<p>Do you know what you really want? Right now, there are computers all over the world busily trying to tell you the answer – …

Text Messaging

How Your Neighborhood Affects Your Paycheck

The part of town where you live—and especially where you grew up—can profoundly affect lifetime earnings.<p>“[A] as I check off my list of privileges, I won’t forget the biggest of them all: my passport,” economist Tim Harford wrote recently in the <i>Financial Times</i>. He's not wrong: In today’s …

Christina Aguilera Shares First Photo Of Baby Girl Summer

All together now: <i>Awwwwww!</i><p>Christina Aguilera welcomed a baby girl, Summer Rain, with fiance Matthew Rutler in August, and now the singer is ready to show her little one to the world. Aguilera shared the adorable shot of her daughter with her 13 million Twitter followers on Sunday, writing, "Watch …

Virtual doctor fights England stress

England news<p>Play 01:35<p>Marcus Trescothick is delighted by Jonathan Trott's return after his stress-related illness<p>Professional cricketers plagued by …