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World of Science in Pictures

How To Get People To Care: Anatomy Of A Trending Hashtag

Angry Kid-Lit Readers Demonstrate Why Hashtag Activism Isn’t Always Useless. Here’s What You Can Learn About Sharing Your Message.<p>When the organizers of BookCon, a major publishing event, released their list of big-name speakers earlier this spring, some people noticed something: there weren’t a …

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Decorating Hacks You Can Complete In An Hour

Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your space.<p>Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your …

Crafting

A Warm, Modern Kitchen in New York City

A space with rich wood and shiny surfaces.<p>Rich woods in clean shapes, dark hues, and burnished surfaces play up the warm side of modern style in this New York City kitchen designed by Elena Frampton of Curated.

Rooms We Can't Believe Are Outdoors

The epitome of indoor-outdoor living.<p>These spaces are the epitome of indoor-outdoor living. If you moved them inside, you wouldn't have to change a thing.

Apartment Therapy

100 DIY Ideas for the 3 Day Weekend --> http://apttherapy.com/10YbEMN<p>From crafting to cleaning, renovating to relaxing, there is an idea here for …

How to Get a High-Tech, Germ-Free Bathroom

Add touchless technology to your bath without replacing anything.<p>Hygiene-improving touchless technology is not a new concept in public restrooms—cue the automatic soap dispenser. But now, sensory activated items are available at home, starting with the toilet—one of the bath's most heavily …

How to Throw the Ultimate Backyard Party With Things You Already Have

A memorable and beautiful outdoor soiree doesn't require a trip to the mall...you can pull off a clever, stylish party with pieces you already have (and a little creativity.)<p>A memorable and beautiful outdoor soiree doesn't require a trip to the mall...you can pull off a clever, stylish party with …

Lonely Planet Travel News

Loneliness

Hōkūleʻa: The Journey Begins

Changing Planet<p>A fleet of paddling canoes escorts Hōkūleʻa out of Honolulu. (Photo by Janet L. Clark)<p>After months of anticipation and years of preparation, the Polynesian Voyaging Society and its two canoes, Hōkūleʻa and Hikianalia, finally set off from their home on O’ahu this past weekend on …

Seville city guide: a day in Alameda and Macarena

The Alameda and Macarena districts of Seville offer an alternative from the city's usual tourist sights, with their cool cafe-bars, art spaces, independent boutiques and markets<p>Many visitors to the sultry southern Spanish city of Seville stick to a set route of cathedral, Alcázar palace and the …

The emerging fine food scene in Málaga and around

Andalucía is known for sea, sun and even tapas but not, so far, its fine restaurants. Now it's hoping to take on the gastronomic powerhouses of Catalonia and the Basque Country. Chris Moss reports from Málaga<p>'Today you're going to eat food that will make you cry!" shouted Fernando Rueda by way of …

A holiday guide to La Coruña, Spain

Urban beaches, fish to die for and a boho vibe in this often overlooked city in north-west Spain<p>It may be overstating things to call La Coruña a "shrunk-down Rio", which one website does. Brighton may be a more fitting comparison, given the dramatic weather that can hit this city, located as it is …

Beautifully Modern Youthful Home For A Small Family

• 1 |<p>A low level modular sofa gives the living room a laid-back feel, and statement items such as the light-cloud Nemo Nuvola over the library section, …

27 Calm Japanese-Inspired Courtyard Ideas

Japanese décor is known not only for its rich history and traditions, not only for its stunning minimalism and a talent to show beauty in simple …

Japanese Gardens
Oil & Gas Industry

UK Housing Crisis: 'No Sign of Demand Slowing' as More Households Report Plans to Buy New Home

A total of 1.72 million households in the UK plan to buy a new home within a year, according to a poll which suggests there will be no let-up in the …

Poor start to the year for City hedge funds

London's hedge funds made a poor start to 2014 and will face further pressure once controversial new rules from Brussels are introduced later this …

Egnyte Barges Into Crowded Corporate Cloud Business

The smaller rival to IPO-bound Box may turn a profit as soon as this year, its CEO Vineet Jain says.<p>Large companies enjoy a plethora of choices when they want to let employees share and collaborate on day-to-day files.<p>There’s Box, which as everyone knows has been on its way to an IPO since March. …

Apple hits 52-week high as Beats buzz builds

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Apple Inc. shares hit a 52-week high Friday as the company geared up for its big developer conference and speculation …

San Francisco

Astana gears up for Eurasian Economic Union

Astana, Kazakhstan’s gleaming brave new world capital, is where the hosts, along with Russia and Belarus, sign the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) into being on May 29.<p>This post-Soviet integration project, so dear to President Vladimir Putin’s heart, seeks to replace political ties with economic ones.<p>…