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The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

1 of 12<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>February: Honolulu<p>3 of 12<p>March: Buenos Aires<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>April: Chicago<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 12<p>May: …

San Antonio

The Best Tech Gadgets at CES 2016

When I returned from the Consumer Electronics Show a few weeks ago, everyone wanted to know what was hot this year. I get that same question every year following CES and once again I rattled off the usual hot categories of virtual reality, 3D printing, robotics and drones. This year, however, I …

7 Scientifically Proven Habits Of Charismatic Leaders

For charismatic leaders, it all comes down to how you make others feel.<p>Some people just seem to have it: The way they communicate energizes others and makes people to want to be around them. They have what’s commonly referred to as charisma.<p>This is no small matter, as any of the U.S. presidential …

Body Language

The 5 Best American Road Trips

1 of 5<p>Route 66, Chicago To Santa Monica<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>Big Sky Country, Montana and Wyoming<p>3 of 5<p>California State Route 1 (Pacific Coast …

Road Trips

Scientists Find Strong Evidence That the Earth Was Hit Head-On by a Mars-Sized Planet

A new analysis of lunar rock and soil samples suggests that the Earth got full-on clobbered by an ancient planet called Theia.<p>The early solar system was, for lack of a better term, a chaotic hellscape. Everything we see today, from Mercury on out to the inner Oort Cloud, was a product of a series …

World's 25 top tourism destinations in 2016 | CNN Travel

What Disney’s Classic Animation Principles Could Teach Web Designers

Disney’s 12 principles of animation are as relevant for today’s interface designers as they were for yesterday’s dancing-broom illustrators.<p>Disney’s 12 classic principles of animation from Ollie Johnston and Frank Thomas’ <i>The Illusion of Life</i> are mentioned in nearly every article about interface …

UI Design

MIT scientists have charted a course for Mars that they say beats NASA's by a landslide

It's a very different plan than the NASA astronauts in the latest sci-fi action film "The Martian" take.<p>Moreover, it's not what the real NASA describes in their outline for human exploration of Mars, called the Mars Design Reference Architecture 5.0.<p>But the US space agency might want to reconsider …

The Good Coffee Lover's Guide To Charlotte, North Carolina

For years, the culture of food and drink in Charlotte, North Carolina, existed in what James Yoder, owner of Not Just Coffee, describes as “a …

Romanian Immigrant to America: US Reminds Me of Communist Romania

Written by: Dr. Jerry Newcombe<p>Published on: October 21, 2015<p>16shares<br>• Share<br>• Plus<br>• LinkedIn<p>Every week there is a new story of Judeo-Christian values under …

Romania's War on Corruption | Europe

Correction, 24/10/2015:: An earlier version of this article misspelt the name of writer Ion Cristoiu. This has now been corrected.<p>Romania is a modern European state, but it has one of the EU's worst corruption problems - a problem that has stained politics and public life for decades and undermined …

World's First Steampunk Bar Opens in Romania, Combines Modern Technology with Victorian Design

Alexandru Tohotan and Zoltan Zelenyak of "The 6th Sense Interiors" have opened Enigma Cafe, the world's first steampunk-themed bar, in Cluj, Romania. …

Cities With the Best Halloween Parties 2015

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Boo! Did we scare you? Probably not, but it's that time of year when thousands don their scary best and hit the streets in search of tricks, treats and frightening fun. If you're looking for this year's biggest events and best shivers, here are the best …

The 5 Best Resorts In America

<i>by the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Courtesy The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch<p>Spa resorts, ski resorts, mountain lodges--these are the top 5 resorts in the United States, as chosen by <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> readers.<p>Courtesy Paws Up<p><b>5. The Resort at Paws Up, Greenough, MT</b><p>Overall Rating: 96.731<p>Set on …

The world's 18 greatest cities for food

The Cities You Need To See In Your Lifetime

Here at The Active Times, we're big proponents of off-the-beaten-path adventures and exploring wilderness around the globe, but that mentality occasionally means that cities are overlooked.<p>Urban centers offer their own form of adventure -- and some even satisfy the most active outdoor enthusiasts …

All About Workout Tips and How to Lose Weight

We’re about to enter the season of eating and indulgence, so get ahead of that defeated feeling and start shoring up your discipline and resolve. By this point, the benefits of exercise are well known, but that doesn’t stop readers’ voracious appetites for all manner of workout tips, shortcuts and …

Seven Emerging Technologies That Will Change the World Forever

When someone asks me what I do, and I tell them that I’m a futurist, the first thing they ask “what is a futurist?” The short answer that I give is …

What the Modern Presence of Water on Mars Means

Mars may be the solar system’s most tragic planet. It once had a dense atmosphere; it once fairly sloshed with water; just one of its oceans may have …

Georgia Tech

The 10 healthiest beers, ranked

There's no question that beer gets a bad rap when it comes to whether or not it's good for you—in fact, you've probably just come to accept the fact that knocking back a pint or two is somehow derailing your general well-being. But while it's true that a few too many six-packs can wreak havoc on …

First to-scale Solar System model built in seven miles of desert

The universe, as Douglas Adams so memorably explained, is big. <i>Really</i> big.<p>But so are the things inside it -- even objects like the Solar System, which …

Space

The amazing world of Soviet bus shelters | CNN Travel

Guy Impersonates Target On Facebook, Hilarious Trolling Ensues

Why hasn't anybody done this before?<p>Now THIS is how you troll effectively.<p>When Target announced last week that it would be taking a gender-neutral approach to signage in its stores by no longer designating items as being for "boys" or "girls" in certain departments, like toys and bedding, people -- …

Target Makes a “Troll” Facebook Post of Its Own After Gender Neutrality Controversy

August 15, 2015 by Tracey Moody<p>Did Target just tip its hat to the man who trolled their Facebook page earlier this week?<p>On Wednesday, we posted about …

Wal-Mart, Target earnings on tap following strong consumer data

Financial results from large U.S. retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Target this week will likely give a truer sense of recent consumer …

Home Depot

Dear Target

Happy Sunday to all though I am a little post off. Fist my morning was kicked off not by my usual Meditation or Yoga practice but instead by my …

Target's Toy Section Goes Gender Neutral and Social Media Loses Its Mind

By Kristy Puchko | Lists | August 17, 2015 | Comments ()<p>By Kristy Puchko | Lists | August 17, 2015 |<p>Earlier this month, Target announced that it …