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9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

Trains

Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam killed after being 'sprayed in face with unknown liquid', possibly by pair of female spies

A police manhunt was underway in Malaysia on Tuesday night after the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un was assassinated at an airport having apparently been attacked with a chemical spray.<p>Unnamed South Korean government officials had earlier stated that two female North Korean …

North Korea

Wow, the Honeymoon Capital of the World Is Trashed and Abandoned — See the Creepy Photos

The Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania had been considered to be the "Honeymoon Capital of the World" for decades, but in the 1990s, hotels in the area started closing down. Soon enough, the romantic getaway spot turned into an abandoned area that's downright chilling. Photojournalist Seph Lawless …

Photojournalism

Kate Moss Photographed Nude By Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott for W Magazine

At this point, Kate Moss has been modeling for nearly three decades. But the strength of her talent as a model is in her ability to never take the same picture twice. After all of these years, the UK beauty still has the ability to stun and such is the case with her latest photo shoot.<p>In the March …

10 Sex-Filled Foreign-Language Films You Can Stream on Netflix

If you think watching a half-naked woman or man whisper sweet nothings into their lover's ear is sexy, imagine how much <i>sexier</i> it is when those sweet nothings are in French. Foreign cinema isn't afraid to bring on the heat when it comes to romance and eroticism, and lucky for us, Netflix is full of …

Comedy-Drama

Chewbacca Rips an Arm Off in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Deleted Scene

The gruesome scene recalls a line spoken by Han Solo from “A New Hope”<p>Always let the Wookie win.<p>In a newly-found deleted scene from “Star Wars: The …

8 Surprising Facts About the Deepest Part of the Ocean

The deepest part of our oceans, the region from below 20,000 feet to the very bottom of the deepest sea trench, is known as the hadal zone. It's …

James Cameron

Science says these are the men who will make you orgasm

Are you on the hunt for a man who is guaranteed to give you an orgasm every time you have sex?<p>Well, we have good news! A team of scientists have been …

Self-confidence

6 Foods To Eat When You're Stressed AF

Step away from the chips.<p>Stress is brought on by a number of circumstances, from work deadlines to major life events. And when we’re overwhelmed, it can be very easy to cope with, say, a handful of chips or a cookie or two.<p>But here’s the thing: The foods our brain likes directs us toward when we’re …

Nutrition

24 Hours in Hong Kong: What Every Twenty-Something Should Actually Do

Food, music, art, fashion, architecture, design: You name it, Hong Kong has it. It’s no wonder, therefore, that the Asian metropolis is one of the …

Carrie Fisher: A Life in Pictures

Carrie Fisher

On the First Asian-American President

Given the poise with which Barack Obama has taken on his role as president (measured here at minimum by the absence of personal scandal, gaffes, or brushes with death via pretzel), it’s easy to forget how difficult it was to imagine a figure even approximately like him, prior to 2004. The concept …

Bill Clinton

Shake Shack has one of the best breakfast menus in fast food

Only six of the chain's 110 locations worldwide serve breakfast — and luckily for Business Insider, four of them are in New York City.<p>We went to the closest one at Fulton Center — the others are at JFK Airport, Grand Central Station, and Penn Station — to find out if the famous burger shack knows …

Tokyo Restaurant Will pay You $438 if You Can Eat This Giant Bowl of Ramen in 20 Minutes

If you love ramen and want to get paid for eating lots of it, I suggest visiting the Umakara Ramen Hyouri restaurant, in Tokyo, Japan. They will pay …

How Casa Vega is making it, 60 years after opening in the San Fernando Valley

Warm chips and salsa. A double margarita on the rocks, with salt. Classic chicken enchiladas with rice and beans. How many carbs is that in one sitting? How many calories in that drink? Remember when we didn't care about these things? Can we please go back in time? Of course, we can.<p>On a warm …

19 gift ideas for the space nerd in your life

Space Exploration

NASA Team Claims ‘Impossible’ Space Engine Works—Get the Facts

Scientists just published a paper saying that the controversial EmDrive produces thrust, even though that defies known laws of physics.<p>After years of speculation, a maverick research team at NASA’s Johnson Space Center has reached a milestone that many experts thought was impossible. This week, the …

Physics

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How to Photograph a Supermoon

Whether you’re using your best camera or your smartphone, photographers offer tips on how to shoot the bigger than usual moon.<p>A supermoon is upon us again. The phenomenon occurs when the moon travels to lunar perigee, or its shortest distance from Earth. This, combined with being fully lit, makes …

The Best Restaurants in Vancouver, B.C.

Nature isn't the only reason to visit British Columbia—the Canadian city is stepping up its food game in a big way.<p>Mention Vancouver to most anyone, and what you probably hear is how beautiful it is. Framed by snow-capped mountains, and surrounded by verdant forests and cobalt blue waters, it more …

Evens 'EarPrint' H1 headphones make you realize how bad your hearing is

Get ready for the next audio trend: ‘EarPrint’ headphones that essentially work as glasses for your ears.<p>Even, a newish company that recently made waves with its original set of $99 in-ear monitors, is today introducing its second product, the full-size $179 H1. I’ve had the chance to try them out …

Nike Mag from 'Back to the Future Part II' to Finally Release on October 4

The power-lacing Nike Mag, as seen in <i>Back to the Future Part II</i>, will officially release Tuesday. The company will donate the proceeds from the shoe to the Michael J. Fox Foundation to help find a cure for Parkinson's disease.<p>The Nike Mag is being teased on the Nike SNKRS app and features its …

Shoes

The Great Southwest $49 Sale is Here! Book Now!

A couple of times a year, Southwest runs a sale that starts at $49 and goes up in in $20 and $30 increments from there, depending on the distance. …

19 High-Protein Dinners Under 550 Calories You'll Actually Want To Eat

Because you shouldn't be ravenous by the time you're getting to bed.<p>Unless otherwise noted, nutritional information is for one serving as defined by the recipe. And our calorie calculations come from here.<p>Cool, let's dig in!

I used a new high-tech appliance to make craft beer at home, and here’s how it tasted

If you’re a craft beer drinker, there are few places that compare to Seattle when it comes to its concentration of great, small breweries. But a brew …

8 of the World's Coolest Art-Filled Hotels, From Miami to Zurich

Hotel art is no longer an oxymoron. With Andy Warhol to Takashi Murakami to Chuck Close hanging in lobbies and rooms, these 8 hotels with a dedicated eye are worth seeking out for the art alone. Add them to your itinerary, or book a room at one of these properties if you want to spend a few days …

Kello is an alarm clock that claims to help you regulate your sleep patterns

Does sleep training even work?<p>Sleep gadgets are having a moment. So far this year we’ve talked about connected beds, connected pillows, sleep trackers, and alarm clocks to help us optimize sleep time. We’re all apparently really struggling with this natural instinct. The Kello is a new …

Luxury vessel is part of carmaker’s plan to turn around its fortunes after reporting operating loss of £58.3m in 2015<p>Aston Martin’s first powerboat has taken to the waves as the loss-making carmaker tries to return to profit by stamping its fabled marque on a range of luxury goods.<p>In scenes …

Manufacturing Sector

Colombia's ELN rebels ready to start peace talks with government

Colombia’s leftwing ELN rebels have said they are ready to start formal peace talks with the government and resolve issues that have so far stymied the negotiations announced in March.<p>The ELN’s announcement comes two days after Colombia’s center-right government and the Marxist Farc rebel group …

South America

Coins From The Roman Empire Found In Ruins Of Japanese Castle

It's believed to be a first — and it certainly came as a surprise: Ancient Roman coins have been found in the ruins of a castle in Okinawa, Japan, that dates to the 12th and 15th centuries. The copper coins were found in 2013; X-ray analysis shows that they bear an image of Constantine the …