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Gender and Shopping: Websites Becoming Expert in Buying Behavior

Let's pretend you just tested out a new soap, and were pretty pleased with the results. Not only did your skin feel fresh afterward, but it left you smelling good hours later.<p>Now, how many bars of this particular soap will you buy? Just one to tide you over? Or maybe a dozen so you don't run out?<p>As …

More Details Emerge About Anthony Bourdain’s Gigantic Food Market And It Sounds Amazing

Waiting for Anthony Bourdain’s insane-sounding New York City food market is like being a kid who’s ready for Christmas as soon as Halloween is over. Time seems to stand still, days expand into weeks, weeks stretch into months, and all we have to satiate our need for New Stuff is a collection of …

Top picks for a fashion-forward fall wardrobe

Click through the slideshow below to see our top picks for stepping out in style this fall - trust us, you'll want them all!<p>9 PHOTOS<p>Top picks for a fashion-forward fall wardobe<p>See Gallery<p>Top picks for a fashion-forward fall wardrobe<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW …

The 26 most luxurious spas around the world

We rounded up some of the best spas around the world, from Switzerland to Barbados.<p>Many of the treatments at these spas incorporate ancient methods and aim to improve guests' mental and physical well being.<p>So if you're in need of a little TLC, consider planning your next trip to one of these …

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Gayby Baby's director: These are real kids that had to go to school on Wednesday

After days of controversy the film-maker Maya Newell has finally had a good morning. Even though her film Gayby Baby was not shown at Burwood girls high school as planned, the director spoke with the students, all dressed in purple, and celebrated Wear it Purple Day with 1,800 purple …

Parenting

Dreadnought Made Me Feel Like Han Solo

I had the ship in my sights. All it would take was one warp, a quick volley of my broadside guns, and a hasty escape before I made away with a victory. But my enemy had a plan, too--and it was better than mine.<p>Things can fall apart quickly in Dreadnought, the interstellar naval game from Yager, …

On Feeling Inadequate as a Photographer

My life is pretty good. I live in one of the coolest cities in the world (Toronto), I have a lot of close friends, good family, an amazing girlfriend …

How to Photograph Rainbows

The song “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” recalls for many of us the thrills we experienced the first time we saw “The Wizard of Oz”. Decades later, the …

Mothers that "do it all" aren't very happy

by Denise Cortes posted in Mom StoriesAs moms, we do it all. We are wives, mothers, teachers, housekeepers, chefs, nurses, chauffeurs and …

Décadrages' BedUp lifts up to the ceiling when not in use

Instead of folding against a wall, this space-saving bed by French furniture manufacture Décadrages can be hoisted up to the ceiling to create more …

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Everything You Need to Know About Lip Contouring

If you’ve been an avid follower of the contouring craze, you know that it can seriously work wonders for your facial features. That said, why not try …

Seven key fashion pieces for the autumn season

The transition from summer to autumn has never been so ‘hot’. Keep ahead of the game with these key pieces<p>The changing of the fashion season seems to get ever more anxious. Not so long ago it was easy. You had two collections a year – spring/summer, autumn/winter – and everyone just got on with it. …

Clothing

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Online Life

The "hun" is the newest hair trend that's taking over Instagram

Let’s face it —one of the best parts of Instagram are the beauty trends. Don’t tell me you haven’t clicked a hashtag and stalked it until you realize …

Hair

How not to alienate locals: Tips for responsible photos

<b>Is it OK to take photos of locals without their permission? How do local customs dictate what is and isn’t OK? How do I pluck up the courage to ask</b> …

Adventure. Redefined. | Adventure.com

In photos: One cyclist’s remarkable journey from London to Hong Kong<p>Hot times on the Sulu Sea: A voyage of immoderate proportions<p>Photographing the …

Mexico

This Tinder Sim Will Teach You That The Only Thing That Matters In Life Is Swiping

<i>Welcome to the thrilling world of app-based dating!</i><p>Swipe left, swipe right, just keep swiping!<p>But watch out. Stop swiping, and you might get too bored to live!<p>This is how we meet people now!<p><i>CLICK OR TAP TO PLAY!</i><p>These are the instructions to Millennial Swipe Sim 2015–a clear parody of Tinder, …

6 Tips For Designing An Awesome Rube Goldberg Machine

Hamster Wheel, the guys behind 3M’s viral new Brand Machine video, tell us what makes a Rube Goldberg great.<p>If nothing else, 3M is an impressive company for the sheer breadth of products it offers. According to Wikipedia, it makes more than 55,000 products, “including adhesives, abrasives, …

Team USA Retooling for Giant Robot Duel vs. Japan

They need your (and Arnold Schwarzenegger's) help<p>Preparations are underway for the U.S. vs. Japan giant robot fighting match. As you probably …

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