Megan O'Connell

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The Super Sweet Way Duchess Kate Honors Princess Diana With Her Jewelry

<b>Duchess Kate</b> doesn’t just wear <b>Princess Diana</b>‘s wedding ring, she also pays tribute to her late mother-in-law in a very sweet and subtle way with …

Prince William

Bernice Burgos Shares Racy Bikini Pic From Crop Over In Throwback — Hotter Than Rihanna?

Watch out, Rihanna! Bernice Burgos is coming for the Queen of Crop Over title in this super sexy throwback pic that reveals she, too, has dressed for …

Because Who Doesn't Want To See Photos From Paris Couture In The '50s?

Calling fashion historians and old souls alike: There's a new photography exhibit that was made just for you. Running now through September 3 in …

The Surprising Bra Hack You’ve Never Heard Before

Your nude bra is probably at the very top of your lingerie drawer: it’s every woman’s trusty go-to under any type (or hue) of top—you know it will …

Clothing

The Story Of Diana Is Hard To Watch, And Here’s Why

It’s difficult in 2017, when we have immediate access to every moment of the lives of the rich and famous, not to feel as though they have it all, …

The 20 Best Crime Films of the 21st Century, From ‘Memento’ to ‘Zodiac’

From the Coen Bros. to Martin Scorsese and Christopher Nolan, these are the great crime films that made the cut.<p>No genre illustrates the evolution of …

Everything You Know About Trader Joe’s Is A Lie

The world is a mess right now, and even five minutes spent with the news is enough to induce an anxiety attack the levels of which have never before …

Kim Jong-un

How Breaking One of the Most Basic Physical Laws Might Explain Dark Energy

Fudging the law of conservation of energy offers a new perspective on dark energy.<p>A group of theoretical physicists from France and Mexico has offered a fun new what-if for dark energy, one of physics' most profound outstanding mysteries. As described in the current <i>Physical Review Letters</i>, this …

Physics

Every Fashion Girl Should Know These 15 Names

Every year, we look to street style to inform and inspire us. The pieces worn during fashion week by industry trendsetters can be the catalyst for …

Woman Captures Rare Sight of a Perfectly Spherical Cloud Floating in the Sky

We’ve all seen clouds that seemingly resemble real things, but what about a fluffy orb that just hangs in the sky? <i>That</i> is truly unusual. Twitter user @pmxpvrtmx (aka Poppy) recently witnessed this incredible sight and captured the spherical cloud as it hovered above houses in Fujisawa, a city in …

Supernatural

Notable Lives Lost in 2016: Pictures

Women's Basketball

Netflix Christmas movies 2016: 25 holiday classics to watch this December

The easiest way to spread Christmas cheer is to lock yourself in your room with a bunch of snacks and binge-watch your favorite holiday movies. …

Entertainment

The Marie Kondo guide to holiday gifting

Joy to the world—the kind of joy sparked by Marie Kondo, that is.<p>Without a doubt, the holiday season is a great time to revisit the de-cluttering …

5 tips for buying your first home

For many people, the dream of owning a home might become a reality next year, especially with signs pointing to a homebuyer’s market in …

Real Estate

These trippy pictures are actually painkillers from up close

Painkillers are, for better or worse, the world’s most-used drugs. If you’re one of the millions of people popping them every now and then, they might not look like anything special. But when you look closer, they’re actually small works of art.<p>Photographer Peter Juzak has been shooting various …

This super precise handwriting robot is so satisfying to watch

AxiDraw V3 could be the unlikely savior of the art of penmanship. Created by Evil Mad Scientist, it's a pen-plotting robot that serves as a “personal …

Robotics

New York City has a secret subway line with antique cars — here's what it's like to ride it

The New York City subway system is one of the most fascinating curiosities in a city full of mysteries. Miles of underground track shrouded in darkness, littered with abandoned stations and secret passageways — it's a common object of desire for the urban explorers among us.<p>And, occasionally, New …

New York City

The ultimate guide to the 104 new emoji in iOS 10.2

While the #1 internet treat is Beyoncé dropping a new album, Apple dropping new emoji comes as a pretty close second.<p>iPhone users are now able to …

Ho, Ho, Ho! A Flipboard Magazine Challenge

Have you been naughty this year? Here’s a chance to redeem yourself.<p>Everyone has a personal perspective on what the holiday season means. Even so, we …

Photographer explores the public and private personas of your favorite actors

Bored by the set-up of traditional film festival photo booths, Andrew H. Walker, a staff photographer at Shutterstock, took an unusual approach to …

20 Incredible Small Bathroom Ideas That Are Effortlessly Elegant

Interior Design

How to Get Rid of Static Cling

Your clothes cling to your limbs, your hair stands on end, and every doorknob greets your hand with a zap. Just what is static anyway, and why is it …

Earth Science

The Best Space Photos of 2016

London at midnight, Jan. 30, 2016.<br>Tim Peake—ESA/NASA<p>1 of 32<p>2016 was a year full of new discoveries and beautiful imagery coming from our universe. We …

Space Exploration

Pictures of the Week 12.15.16

Winter Sports

The 10 Most Overlooked Films of the Year: ‘American Honey,’ ‘The Fits,’ and More

It’s been a surprisingly good year in cinema, but several movies have gone criminally underappreciated. Here are the best of the bunch.<p>It has been, …

Big Wave Surfing in Portugal: Pictures

World Records

How The Best Holiday Ads Of 2016 Worked Their Magic

The creatives behind the ads reveal why they work.<p>It’s the time of year when again when <i>Co.Create</i> highlights some of the best holiday television and online ads. We made our 2016 choices based on a number of factors: Some ads we thought had great humor, or a poignant message, or a clever way of …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Nature Is Perfectly Miserable in These Rare Japanese Woodblock Prints

Hasui Kawase helped revive a Japanese printmaking tradition in the 20th century with scenes from the natural world.<p>As winter approaches, dark, moody landscapes might be increasingly common sights throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Only few of these scenes, however, are likely to be as beautifully …

Art

Building the Fabulous Harbin Ice and Snow Sculptures: Pictures

Art