Monica Flores

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10 Places You Have to See to Believe

Are you ready for your daily dose of wanderlust (and then some)? These wonders around the world—from Seussian flower fields to seas that shine like stars—simply must been seen to be believed.

18 Photos That Will Convince You To De-Stress With An Outdoor Run

On the worst days, finding time to fit in a run feels like just another item on the to-do list. On the best days, finding time to fit in a run feels like the perfect gift to give yourself.<p>About 14 percent of people regularly turn to exercise as a way to handle their daily stress, according to an …

Once Written Off, Kepler Telescope Finds New Planet

More than a year after NASA said its Kepler space telescope was beyond repair, the planet-hunting probe has delivered an unlikely find: a planet that's outside our solar system. The find comes after a team worked to find a way to make Kepler productive again, says NASA, calling the find "a …

NASA's Incredible, Futuristic, And Totally Real Plan To Establish A Human Colony On Venus

In fact, up in the clouds above its scorching surface, Venus is "probably the most Earth-like environment that's out there," Chris Jones of NASA told Evan Ackerman at IEEE Spectrum.<p>Forget Mars and its frigid temperatures and thin atmosphere when we can live like gods, afloat in the clouds of …

Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud (x Acoustic Session)

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

The 11 Most Inspiring Passages from <i>Wild</i>

You loved Cheryl Strayed's memoir when it was selected for Oprah's Book Club 2.0, and you'll be moved by her journey all over again in the film. But …

Sense: A gadget to change the way we sleep

British entrepreneur James Proud, 23, presents a white sphere the size of a tennis ball covered in a criss-cross pattern. “It is beautiful,” he says, when asked to describe it. “It doesn’t look like a piece of technology. We wanted to make something people actually want to put on their bedside …

Mountain-sized asteroid is heading towards Earth, says scientist

A Russian scientist has discovered a huge asteroid '2014 UR116' passes Earth every three years<p>A mountain-sized asteroid which crosses paths with the Earth every three years has been discovered by a Russian scientist.<p>Vladimir Lipunov, a professor at Moscow State University, said the space rock, …

11 Best Hangover Foods

Don’t let a night out on the town lead to a bad (or missed) day on the bike. Here are 11 easy ways to cure—or even prevent—a hangover.<p>Holiday season means family, friends, parties, and drinks. All of which can lead to uncomfortable mornings spent hiding in dark rooms eating greasy food and …

The Death Of The Password Starts Today (Maybe)

Your voice (or fingerprint or iris) is your passport to the online world<p>Passwords are a pain. They're incredibly important for the security of our data, and yet they're hard to remember and keep track of. Plus, it seems like we constantly have to change them as the result of some new hack or …

Self-Driving Cars May Rule the Road in 25 Years

It's beginning to seem like a foregone conclusion: 25 years from now the roads will be filled with millions of self-driving cars, as automakers and legislators aim to cut back on congestion and accidents.<p>Gary Silberg, who forecasts future trends in the auto industry for consulting firm KPMG, …

Butterscotch Toffee Shortbread Cookies

Butterscotch Toffee Shortbread Cookies - made dough March 21, baked March 30, 2014 from Taste of Home<p>I do most of my baking on the weekends and bring …

Crock Pot (Slow Cooker) Turtle Pudding Cake from Table for Seven

en_US<p>article<p>I realize while writing this that the majority of my last few posts have a been of the dessert variety....Read …

Carrot Cake Drop Cookies

<i>Crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside, this Carrot Cake Cookies recipe makes it easy and fun not only to eat your vegetables but also to eat</i> …

Garlic Parmesan Chicken Lasagna Bake

Garlic Parmesan Chicken Lasagna Bake? Layers of lasagna noodles, chicken, peas, creamy garlic Parmesan sauce – no cans, all real, totally …

Recipes

Fluffy Brown Sugar Icing {Pat's Recipes}

In this small quaint town, there are few people that you don’t run into on a daily basis. It’s been a culture shock, a climate shock, and <i>definitely</i> a …

OnePlus One vs Galaxy Note 3 first look

OnePlus just launched its first device and, we have to say, it’s a very impressive debut. Packing high-end specifications, an attractive design, and the power of CyanogenMod out of the box, the OnePlus One is a great phone, even without mentioning its starting price point of just $299.<p>But the …

Phones

Ben Bray sticks the landing on STATE OF AFFAIRS.

The Next Samsung Galaxy Cameraphone Leaks

This is allegedly the Samsung Galaxy K, the successor to the odd Galaxy S4 Zoom. The device in question sports the same faux leather casing as the Galaxy S5 and Samsung has a product launch on the books in the coming days. Chances are good this is the real deal.<p>The leaked specs state that this …

AT&T wants to beat Google Fiber to the punch in 21 new cities

Bringing fiber-optic Internet access to Midwestern cities seems to be in vogue: AT&T is in the game too.<p>After launching its fiber-optic Internet service, Gigapower, in Austin, Tex. last December, and announcing earlier this month plans to bring it to six cities in North Carolina, AT&T has just …

Take your pick: Square and Google were/were not in acquisition talks

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Square<p>Conflicting reports Sunday night centered on whether Google(s goog) did or did not talk to Square about …

Amazon Dash Lets You Scan or Speak to Order Groceries From Home

This may look like a simple little gadget, but it’s about to turn all of your G-rated, supermarket-related fantasies into blissful realities. Yes, the ones you had when you were little and liked to “play” grocery store at home <i>and</i> the adult ones that involve the ability to stock your shelves with a …

Amazon Dash

Two of America's Most Haunted Caves

<b>Though cemeteries and historic properties are the traditional settings for ghost stories, spirits don’t limit themselves to old inns and graveyards.</b> …