Nathan LeGrand

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17 summer vacations everyone should take before they’re 50

Let’s face it, you’re still plenty young, hale, and hearty. So dive into these exciting destinations before you turn the big 5-0.<p><b>Take the kids (or</b> …

A Clever Trick To Save Up To 50% On Business Class Tickets - Worldwide...

Everyone is always looking for the next great trick to take business class from out of sight into a viable travel option. For the adventurous few, …

Why Dogs Have Floppy Ears: An Animated Tale

Tuesday is an anniversary worth noting: On Jan. 30, 1868, Charles Darwin published a follow-up to his masterpiece <i>On The Origin Of Species.</i> This less-popular tome (897 pages!) contained a vexing puzzle:<p>Why do pets and livestock tend to have "drooping ears?"<p>Wolves, for example, have perky, upright …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims in his State of Union address

WASHINGTON (AP) — The AP is fact-checking remarks from President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Here's a look at some of the claims we've examined (quotations from the speech as delivered or as released by the White House before delivery):<p>WAGE GAINS<p>TRUMP: "After years and years of wage …

Immigration

Super Sexy Cosplayer Fiona Nova is Bucking Stereotypes One Gorgeous Cosplay at a Time

Fiona Nova Cosplay Feature<p>This weekend, you get a double dose of amazing cosplay features. Yesterday, we shared with you our exclusive interview with …

3 Compensation Secrets Airlines Don't Want You to Know

We spend all winter waiting for summertime travel, but warm-weather jet-setting is also synonymous with overcrowded airports, overbooked flights, and …

How to Score Cheap Round-trip Flights to Hawaii in 2018

It’s becoming cheaper than ever to book a flight to Hawaii.<p>As airlines like Southwest launch new flights with lower prices, other airlines are forced …

Beautiful Japanese bikini model films herself drinking 1,500 beers【Video】

<b>A beer every day for four years</b> comes with different outfits, settings and expressions.If you’ve got <b>good looks</b>, <b>a sense of humour</b> and some <b>bikini shots</b> …

Strange Atomic Ripples in Graphene Could Unlock Clean, Limitless Energy

Holy crap.<p>By all measures, graphene shouldn't exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat loophole in physics that sees an impossible 2D sheet of …

Here's how each airline determines boarding order

Airlines continually tweak the order in which they board passengers. They’ve tried everything from a free-for-all to window-seats-and-back-of-plane first, to random boarding. One airline has even tried boarding passengers without carry-on bags first, which makes sense since pausing to find overhead …

Aviation

Why You Should Never Check a Bag

Who needs more than five jackets, anyway?<p>You're headed on a long trip—let's say, Africa. Two weeks. It'll be safari, beach, maybe a trip to Cape Town for a bit of shopping (or Accra for those with a serious designer's eye). So you're going to need a ton of gear between climate and terrain changes, …

11 Things Tourists Should Never Do in Paris

Paris is a stunning capital to visit, but there are some things that tourists should never do while visiting. Simply follow these rules and to ensure …

Straight from the Experts: How to Plan a Disney Vacation on a Budget

Planning a Walt Disney World vacation is hard work. You may think your family has to sacrifice either comfort or activities to save some dough, but …

Walt Disney Company

9 gorgeous US islands to visit—other than Hawaii

Hawaii may be the most famous island in America, but there are actually <i>a lot</i> of picturesque offshore destinations to visit—that don’t require a …

Hudson Valley

10 simple ways to travel without looking like a tourist

Why would you worry about looking like a tourist? It’s always been my feeling that it comes with certain disadvantages. You get treated differently – occasionally better, but often much worse. You are an obvious target for sales scams. And crucially, I think, you tend to feel more alienated – …

This Is How a Google Flights Insider Saves Hundreds on Holiday Flights

Google could be considered the omniscient narrator of the internet. Collector of all our wildly embarrassing questions, comments, and musings, the …

This is What a Solar Eclipse Looks Like to a Weather Satellite

Yesterday, we shared what a total solar eclipse looks like to a weather balloon floating in near space. If you want to zoom out even <i>more</i>, check out …

18 Fake "Game Of Thrones" Spoilers That Will Make You Laugh

"Snape kills Littlefinger."

The Physics of Bruce Lee’s Famous One-Inch Punch

What is the most famous marital arts move? The <i>Karate Kid</i>‘s “crane kick?” <i>Kill Bill</i>‘s five-point-palm exploding heart technique? I’d argue it’s Bruce …

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Raspberry Pi

Who Are The Children Of The Forest In 'Game Of Thrones', And Why Are They So Important?

This season of <i>Game</i> <i>Of Thrones</i> has been one of family reunions, fan theories coming to fruition, and epic battles.<p>But as well as all of that, there has …

19 Songs Every Millennial Is Guaranteed To Belt Out All The Words To

There are certain songs from childhood and adolescence that you just can’t help but sing along to (LOUDLY) whenever they come on. For millennials, …

Music

10 reasons to visit Osaka -- from food to shopping

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ask most people where they want to go in Japan , and they'll likely reply without a moment's hesitation -- "Tokyo, duh."<p>Romantic Kyoto may come a close second, or tropical Okinawa, but the Japan bucket list rarely includes rough-and-tumble Osaka. It's Japan's third-most-populated city, yet …

Japan

Al Franken had to explain the scientific method to Rick Perry.

During his Thursday testimony before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee about his department’s 2018 budget request, Minnesota Senator …

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Privacy

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Guy Quits Job To Travel The World While Assuring His Mom He’s Fine, A Year Later He’s Still Doing It!

When Jonathan Kubben Quiñonez quit his job as a business consultant in Brussels, sold his car, and booked a one-way ticket to Cuba in March 2016, it …

These Are the Best Places to Travel in June

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