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12 reasons Luxembourg is the best country in the world

The area of the whole country is 998 square miles, and as of January it counted 562,958 inhabitants.<p>Luxembourg has a stable political landscape and is the ninth-least-corrupt country in the world.<p>For 19 years until 2013, the country was led by the head of the Christian Social People's Party (CSV), …

Judiciary

How To Successfully Quit Your Job and Move Abroad

We all dream of that moment: the day when you gracefully hand in your two weeks notice and decide you're going to quit your job, follow your dreams and move abroad. Shortly after graduating from college I was living in New York City, working with a company that I loved and making over 55,000 a …

Rabbi: Blood moons mean ‘messianic advancement’

The “blood moon phenomenon” has been the talk of the Christian world in 2014 and 2015, as four lunar eclipse tetrads all occurring on biblical holy …

Ancient Greek Well Used For Hydromancy Discovered in Athens

The ancient Greek phrase “ΕΛΘΕ ΜΟΙ Ω ΠΑΙΑΝ ΦΕΡΩΝ ΤΟ ΜΑΝΤΕΙΟΝ ΑΛΗΘΕC” is written on the mouth of a well that came to light during the latest …

10 Great Hacks To Make You Sleep Better

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

It's not an elaborate treehouse — it's a new affordable housing concept.

What kinds of places do you think of when it comes to "green" cities?<p>If you're like me, you're probably imagining places with subways and solar …

Urban Planning

The universe is slowly dying, but don't freak out

The cosmos is on its way to a very slow death, according to a new study.<p>A group of astronomers has surveyed the energy generated in more than 200,000 …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

The 5 Most European Cities Not in Europe

<i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p>If you can't bear the thought of tiny portions, drinks without ice, and soccer -- or you're just a weirdo who hates Europe -- but you secretly dig the general Euro vibe, here's a list of the world's most European-feeling places... that aren't in Europe.<p><b>More: The 12 Worst</b> …

European Travel

World’s Richest Eighty People Own the same Amount as World’s Bottom Fifty Percent | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>Oxfam’s recent report, “WEALTH: HAVING IT ALL AND WANTING MORE” contains shocking figures that the press haven’t sufficiently publicized; so, the</i> …

Why should atheists have to show respect for religion?

“Can’t we all just get along?”<p>Among progressive and moderate religious believers, ecumenicalism is a big deal. For many of these believers, being …

2015 Tours of a Lifetime

How to Become A More “Normal” Eater

Three tips that’ll help when you feel like your eating habits are totally out of control.<p>For 10 years, I battled my weight, food, and my body. I was completely confused about how to eat, so even during those few times when I’d lose weight, I would gain it right back because I had no clue how to eat …

a-cero architects design the interior of an iniala beach house

<b>a-cero architects design the interior of an iniala beach house</b><br>all images courtesy of a-cero architects<p><b>international studio a-cero architects has</b> …

Architecture

Philippines: Shattering the Myths: It’s Not Tough to Build Green

Buildings now dot the skyline of Bonifacio Global City in Metro Manila, which hosts, among others, the offices of the World Bank and the …

This Floating, Solar-Powered House Is Made From Recycled Materials

Building houses on land is pretty much how the majority of homes and buildings are built, however as land gets more scarce, instead of chopping down …

What Other World Religions Think About Jesus

People trying to discover the truth about God should take a hard look at Jesus before looking anywhere else. While that may sound like a bold …

This Farm In A Box Can Grow As Much Lettuce As An Acre Of Land

In an area roughly the size of two back-to-back parking spaces, the CropBox–housed in a recycled shipping container–can grow the same amount of …

Aquaponics

Slime Molds Help Researchers Map Ancient Roadways

Reconstructing the past with primordial goo<p>How do you reconstruct a civilization's history when it has been literally trampled underfoot? Some of Rome's roads through the Balkans are largely forgotten, others still in use, and others we only know about because of documents from travelers explaining …

Articles about 5 light filled nyc homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>With their open floor plans and glass façades, these homes are perfectly designed to let light in. Check out our top five homes...<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the …

Architecture

Walkable Cities? Rooftoppers Want Climbable Cities

“The city for the people!” is the familiar rallying cry of the reformist architect - but which people, exactly? That’s the question at the heart of …

New Islamic law sparks controversy in Austria | Europe | DW.DE | 24.02.2015

To the ruling coalition, the Islam Law could be a model for other European countries, according to a parliamentary statement by the Social Democrats …

Why Are Developers Still Building Sprawl?

Boomers and Millennials say they want to live in compact, walkable developments, but builders are putting their money into suburban McMansions.<p>LAS VEGAS—A decade ago, home builders put up thousands of new spacious stucco homes in the desert here, with marble countertops, ample square footage, and …