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28 of the Hottest Beauty Products Launching in April 2017

While everyone was hibernating during Winter, we were secretly testing some of Spring's hottest beauty launches. We're finally able to share the top ones we truly love for April. These hair, skin, makeup, and nail picks are actually items that have made it into our beauty routines. Get ready for an …

Rose Gold

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

Our DNA is 99.9% the same as the person next to us — and we're surprisingly similar to a lot of other living things

Our bodies have 3 billion genetic building blocks, or base pairs, that make us who we are.<p>And of those 3 billion base pairs, only a tiny amount are unique to us, making us about 99.9% genetically similar to the next human.<p>A recent TED talk by physicist and entrepreneur Riccardo Sabatini …

19 of America's most surreal travel destinations

From massive underground caves to rainbow-clad natural formations, the country is teeming with breathtaking spots that leave travelers in awe.<p>We've put together a collection of 19 such sights to visit in the US, from the world's largest gypsium dunefield to shimmering ice caves hidden within a …

How You Can Help Conserve Wild Places To Save Endangered Species

If you have visited a national park, a public zoological organization, a university, a hotel, a library, or if you have access to radio …

Endangered Species

Behold: Some of the World's Oldest Trees

A photographic journey into the woods<p>Some of the world’s oldest trees are tucked away on untouched mountainsides, isolated lands, and private islands. And for 14 years, photographer Beth Moon traversed these farflung places to capture photographs of ancient trees before they died or got cut …

Nature

What 100 Million Stars Looks Like: NASA Releases a 1.5 Gigapixel Photo of the Andromeda Galaxy

NASA has released the largest and sharpest photograph ever made of the Andromeda Galaxy, the nearest spiral galaxy to ours that contains an estimated …

6 Standout Wineries From One Writer's Road Trip Across America

With a book and subsequent film adaptation looming, the time has come to conclude. I humbly offer this brief rundown of standout wineries across the …

Holidays you thought you couldn't take with kids

Having children doesn't mean the next few years of travel are all about two-week package holidays, self-catering accommodation, and strategic locations near gaudy play centres.<p>Read on to find out why the Maldives isn't just for blissful couples and whether safaris and toddlers really can mix.<p>Safaris<p>…

10 extraordinary destinations you have probably never heard of

Sleep: How to nap like a pro

We’ve all heard of the merits of power naps, says Tiffanie Wen, but are there good and bad ways to sleep during the day?<p>Growing up, sleep was considered paramount in my family home. My siblings and I didn’t have many house rules – bedtimes were flexible, we had free reign over microwaved TV dinners …

Is it sad that I'm actually REALLY excited about this?

Ireland's Castles

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Castles dot the countryside of the Irish Isles. Some remain private homes, some are open to the public, and some are mere ruins of what they once were.

Northern Ireland

3 simple ways to DIY your New Year's Eve outfit

Ring in 2015 with the same style and smarts you'll be bringing into the new year.<p>Whether you're hosting a bash at home or heading out for a night on the town, New Year's Eve is the perfect time to add an extra bit of sparkle to your wardrobe. TODAY has narrowed down (and tested!) DIY projects that …

A 10-Minute Workout That Will Make You Feel Totally Rejuvenated

Stretch, de-stress, and pretend like your family holiday drama doesn't exist.<p>Feeling the stress of the holidays? Oh, we're with you. Consider this our gift: a 10-minute routine that will stretch, renew, and revive you for your next holiday event. Break it out as many times as you need throughout …

Yoga

Weird Science Awards: Brace Yourself for More Black Holes in Siberia

In the world of weird science, 2014 was the year of zero-G gecko sex that ended badly, laser-guided sea monkeys and the first transatlantic smell transmission. But even those weird tales can't match the rise of the Siberian black holes.<p>It's not just the strangeness associated with coming across a …

Inside The World’s 10 Oldest Restaurants

In the culinary world, the birth of a world-renowned restaurant can often be followed by relatively short lifespan. El Bulli, for instance, …

This One Simple Move Will Work Your Entire Body

Ready, set, go.<p><i>Join the Women's Health Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Dumbbell Hammer Curl to Lunge to Press:</b> This three-step move is crazy efficient. …

Workouts

Emergency Preparedness: Survival Fishing Techniques

Fishing can be a very rewarding pastime, but it can also be a life-saver in a survival situation, as fish are a great and healthy source of protein. …

Earth faces sixth ‘great extinction’ with 41% of amphibians set to go the way of the dodo

A stark depiction of the threat hanging over the world’s mammals, reptiles, amphibians and other life forms has been published by the prestigious scientific journal, <i>Nature</i>. A special analysis carried out by the journal indicates that a staggering 41% of all amphibians on the planet now face …

6 Things That Are Seriously Screwing With Your Sleep

The habits to avoid so you can actually get some shuteye tonight<p>You know most of the major offenders—a late-afternoon latte, your neighbor's yappy dog, allergies that won't quit—but there are a few other sneaky obstacles that can make it harder to get a good night's sleep. We rounded up the top …

Mad Men

11 species threatened by climate change

Ivory Gull<p>Credit: Bjørn Frantzen<p>Lemuroid Ringtail Possum<p>Credit: Mike Trenerry<p>Ringed Seals<p>Credit: Kit Kovacs<p>Lungless Frog<p>Credit: David Bickford<p>Quiver …

10 Reasons You Should Vacation in Scotland

Scotch isn't one of them

Flagstaff: Northern Arizona's capital of cool

On New Year’s Eve, a giant pine cone drops three stories in front of the Weatherford Hotel in Flagstaff.<p>This beloved tradition – a fun-loving mix of history, nature and quirkiness – perfectly encapsulates the city, whose offbeat charm is finally getting its due. For decades travelers viewed this …

It’s a disaster! Are you prepared?

One Halloween, after watching one too many zombie movies, we may or may not have assembled a survival kit. Silly, sure, but having an emergency …

Red Cross

20 Things Not To Do in Spain

When visiting a new country, we’re often looking for the best things to do while there. Well, Not To Do […] The post 20 Things Not To Do in Spain …

Spain

Madrid city guide: the best bars, restaurants and hotels

Madrid,City breaks,Food and drink,Shopping trips,Spain,Short breaks,Weekend breaks,Europe,Travel,Food & drink,Spanish food and drink<p>The Spanish capital teems with fun places to eat and drink, chic hotels and vivid historical sights. Here are our local’s tips for getting the max out of Madrid<b><br>• Your</b> …