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The 10 highest-rated boutique hotels around the world

For its Loved by Guests Awards, Hotels.com looked at trusted reviews from travelers to find the best hotels in different caregories. One of those was the top 10 boutique hotels from around the globe.<p>The results were based on hotels that had an average guest rating of at least 4.7 out of 5, and a …

Car camping 101: How to sleep in your car this summer | Adventure Sports Network

Whether it be chasing swell, or chasing festivals, having a dialed car sleeping setup will have you on the move (for cheap) this summer. Photo: Kade …

50 Must-Have Features for Small-Business Websites (Infographic)

1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Websites are a necessity for businesses of all sizes today -- though, surprisingly almost half of small businesses don’t have websites. Still, there are so many design options to choose from and so many websites that it can be …

Small Business

Correct a Child's Behavior Without Punishment By Focusing on These Three Things

Many parents dole out punishment when their children do something bad, but Alan Kazdin, director of the Yale Parenting Center, says that even gentle …

Parenting

Unique Ideas For Small Front Yards

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Whether you live in an urban area or a beach cottage on the coast, if your home is sited close to the street, landscaping the front yard can pose quite a challenge. Let these thoughtfully designed petite front yards inspire you to go beyond the typical …

Landscaping

Research Hints at Graphene’s Photovoltaic Potential - MIT Technology Review

Researchers have demonstrated that graphene is highly efficient at generating electrons upon absorbing light, which suggests that the material could …

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3 Trends That Will Completely Change the World by 2020

Ideas are the true currency of this next century.<p><i>What are the most promising disruptive innovations for the decade 2011-2020? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, blogger, author,</b> …

Natural Gas

We Agree to Disagree: The Science of Why Your Political Posts Won't Make Anyone Change Their Mind

In today's heated political stage, where everyone has a soapbox thanks to outlets like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and all the personal blogs, I've tried my best not to share my political views publicly. And I've miserably failed. I use my own Facebook page and profile to talk about science, books …

Inside Aspen’s Cloud Nine: Where the World’s Wildest Ski Party Happens Twice a Day, Every Day

What might be the greatest dance party in North America happens every day at 11,000 feet above sea level. Perched up in the clouds, accessible only by skiing or snowboarding, Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro occupies an unassuming former ski patrol shack on Highlands Mountain in Aspen, Colorado.<p>“Why am I …

Four Sets of Identical Twins Staged a Time Travel Prank on an NYC Subway

Most NYC subway riders are pretty blasé when panhandlers hit them up for cash between stations. When a panhandler announced he was collecting funds …

Time Travel

Europe's 10 best hidden ski resorts | CNN Travel

Travel

Microsoft sees Minecraft as AI proving ground

The popular construction game Minecraft is due to become a testbed for artificial intelligence software designed by startups and scientists alike.<p>Minecraft, a game based on the notion of building blocks, is played by millions of people on consoles, PCs and phones. Developed by Stockholm-based …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Things I Want My Daughter to Know Before She Graduates From High School (From an Entrepreneurial Mom)

1. Never think you are better than anyone, you're not. Everyone has an innate value, some people try harder than others, but never think you're above anyone. Be kind to everyone you meet, every person has something to offer the world!<p>2. Know your strengths and explore your weaknesses. Adapt and …

Why are so many doctors leaving Denver Health?

Denver’s historic safety-net hospital is scrambling to recover from a slew of doctor resignations.<p>Physicians heading the departments of medicine and …

Physiology

Gum disease link to Alzheimer's, research suggests

<b>Gum disease has been linked to a greater rate of cognitive decline in people with Alzheimer's disease, early stage research has suggested.</b><p>The small study, published in PLOS ONE, looked at 59 people who were all deemed to have mild to moderate dementia.<p>It is thought the body's response to gum …

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A Sleeping Bag With a Built-in Air Mattress, Pillow, and Sheets Makes Camping Easier

If camping for you is more about an enjoyable weekend away from the big city than an extreme survival situation, there’s no shame in making the trip …

This guy gamed the airline industry — now he never has to pay for a flight again

Courtesy of Scott Keyes<p>When I spoke with Scott Keyes, he was on a 10-hour layover in Dallas kicking back in the Centurion Lounge, where American …

5 Best (Free) Services Your Company Should Be Using to Save Money

Here are some smart ways for your company to accomplish more things in less time and for less money.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on</i> …

Social Media

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

"Nazaré is the boss of all waves"

It's definitely been a busy big wave surfing season at Nazaré. The 2015/2016 winter brought giant swells to Portugal's iconic surf break, alongside …

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

The Best National Park for Every Type of Traveler

Grand Teton has some of the most rugged peaks and terrain in the country. Located only a few miles south of overly crowded Yellowstone, this park is …

National Parks

How NASA accidentally found a way to make buildings safer during earthquakes

NASA technologists are typically focused on making it safe for humans to explore outer space. Now the space agency says it’s found a way to make earthquakes safer for people on the ground.<p>NASA developed a new stabilizing technology, known as the LOX Damper, in 2013 after working on a violently …

Engineering