Nicole Thompson

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9 U.K. Artists Creating A New Diasporic Genre Everybody Needs To Hear

These rising stars are mashing up afropop, dancehall, grime, hip-hop, R&B, and everything in between, and we can’t get enough.<p>In 2016, the most …

Toxic time bomb: Here's the science that explains why microbeads are a disaster

In 1976 John Ugelstad did something only previously achieved by Nasa: he made a series of tiny, spherical polystyrene beads of exactly the same size. …

Take it outside: 17 alfresco restaurants to try this summer

Pick Your Food For A Better Mood

Anyone who has felt a boost of energy from caffeine, or dozed off after eating a Thanksgiving turkey knows that certain foods can trigger mood …

Apple Ordered to Halt iPhone 6 Sales in Beijing Over Patent Infringement Ruling [Updated]

The Beijing Intellectual Property Office has ruled that Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus infringe on the patent rights of another smartphone sold within China -- Shenzhen Baili’s 100c device -- leading to the possibility that Apple may have to cease sales of its handset in Beijing completely. …

The best islands in the world in 2016

The Pacific outcrop of Maui in Hawaii has been named as the best island in the world to visit as a tourist.<p>Roughly the same size as the Shetland …

Six Cruise Lines That Have Their Own Private Islands

Thanks to these forward-thinkers, you’ll never have to fight for chair or umbrella space on a public beach again.<p>With chic staterooms, high-end …

The Credit Card That Gets You a Free Night at Any Hotel

The Citi Prestige costs $450 a year, but the perks are worth much more.<p>In On Points<b>,</b> Brian Kelly, founder of The Points Guy, shares his strategies …

12 Vacation Spots That Are Cheaper To Get To Today Than In The Past

Vacation awaits.

New Zealand

13 Safe Destinations For The Solo Female Traveler

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

10 of Italy's most beautiful seaside towns

From the Italian Riviera to the farthest reaches of Sicily, there are plenty of seaside villages to please travelers in search of pristine beaches, ancient ruins, art, culture, and delicious cuisine. So why not do as the Romans do and head to the sea?

Amalfi Coast