Ariel Singleton

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The smog smothering India is so thick you can actually see it from space

The smog smothering millions in the Indian capital of New Delhi is so thick, it's plainly visible from space, showing up as a milky blanked covering …

The Fashion World Just Found a New Font to Obsess Over

It's called Planet Kosmos, and you'll probably be seeing a lot of it in the future.<p>Fonts are like vinyl records: They're cool, and can occasionally be interesting topics of conversation, but they're mostly just fodder for annoying fanboys (and girls) to obsess over. A few fashion designers use …

Just my type: how fashion became all about the font

Whatever insiders are allowed to geek out about at any given moment tells you a lot about where fashion is at. Five years ago, when minimalism ruled, it was highly prized to have a shepherd’s knowledge on the finer points of cashmere and wool – distinguishing your <i>Hircus</i> goats from your Andean …

Typography

The Untold Story of the First Atoms in the Universe

<b>By Aaron Parsons,</b> <i>Associate Professor of Astronomy at the University of California, Berkeley.</i><p>When our universe first blasted into existence with a Big …

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10 Natural Hair Accounts That Will Make You Want to Trash Your Flat Iron Forever

Kinks, coils and curls are not a new trend.<p>In recent years, more and more people have shunned wigs, hair weaves and chemical relaxers, returning to …

22 Natural Hair Instagram Stars You Need to Follow Right Now

All the #CurlyGirlGoals.<p>If you have naturally textured hair, these lovely ladies will have you wondering why the heck you ever picked up a flat iron.

17 Reasons Why Natural Hair Is Not A Good Look

Natural hair looks unprofessional.

The Messed-Up Reason This Girl Got Suspended for Wearing Her Natural Hair

The incident has inspired a viral hashtag: #SupportThePuff.<p>When I was a little girl, I ran around at school loud and proud with my afro puffs. Growing up, my sister and I were taught by our parents to embrace our natural hair. My mom would sing to me a famous verse from the old-school jam by Lady …

5 Tips to Steer Clear of Relationship Roadblocks

Let's face it: Romantic relationships occupy a lot of prime real estate in most people's lives. And rightfully so! A great majority of us long for stable, fulfilling relationships with a partner we can share our lives with. So why does the quest to find a true life's companion seem like Mission …

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

Astronomers just saw a black hole blow something incredible into space with tremendous force

Until now, astronomers could only theorize.<p>But after an exciting observation recently announced in the journal Science, an international team has witnessed first-hand the violent battle between a sun-like star and supermassive black hole — and its incredible aftermath.<p>What they observed is an …

Microsoft Waves the White Flag in Battle with iPhone and Android

Microsoft’s dreams of competing with iOS and Android in the mass consumer smartphone market are officially dead. Microsoft on Wednesday announced a …

Mobile

A significant group of consumers is ditching Android for the iPhone

Now a recent survey from Asian investment banking firm CLSA provides more evidence that consumers in China, the largest smartphone market in the world, are switching from Android to the iPhone at a high rate.<p>This is a good sign for Apple, considering China is now one of its largest markets. In …

Apple is going to make a record-breaking number of new iPhones this year

That's a record number for Apple. Last year, the company ordered suppliers to produce between 70 and 80 million units in the initial production run of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the report says.<p>As Apple is preparing to make a record-breaking number of new iPhones, analysts have worried that iPhone …

I switched to the iPhone 6 from Samsung's Galaxy S6, but changed my mind after two weeks

I dislike the software layers, or "skins," that Android phone manufacturers like Samsung, LG, and HTC add to their phones, so I normally opt for Google's Nexus phones that run the "pure" version of Android.<p>But the latest Nexus phone, the Nexus 6, is far too large to keep in my pocket and use …

Your future iPhone’s Apple logo may be more than just a pretty fruit

That Apple logo on your iPhone sure is pretty, but it doesn’t do a whole lot other than remind you who made your phone in case you forget. It’s kind of lazy that way, really.<p>But a recently published patent suggests that Apple might put that shiny bobble to use in future models of its hardware.<p>The …

Apple reportedly preps biggest iPhone order ever for new devices

Apple plans to build more iPhones than ever before for the new models expected later this year, according to a report.<p>The Cupertino, Calif., smartphone giant has asked suppliers in Asia to make 85 million to 90 million units of two new iPhones with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screens for release later …

47 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Should Own

It's the weight of your Grandfather's gardening shovel, the smell of your Dad's baseball glove or clink of a perfect ice cube in an etched whisky tumbler. Something just feels right, and damnit you deserve to feel that in everything you own.<p><i>By: Supercompressor</i><p>Deep down in every man lies a kind of …

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Nepal earthquake expected, but infrastructure not ready

<b>(CNN) —</b> Saturday's deadly earthquake in Nepal was the "big one" experts have been expecting, based on the region's history and geology.<p>The magnitude-7.8 earthquake centered less than 50 miles from the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, toppled homes and historic buildings, and killed more than 2,500 …

15 Ways to Wear Denim this Summer

FASHION SHOPPING<p>A timeless staple, a blank canvas for trends, fashion favorite denim is going nowhere. Reinvented every season, from the most boho …

35 Empowering Feminist Quotes from Inspiring Women

Words of wisdom from the trailblazers who make us proud to be women.<p>To all the women and men continuing the fight for feminism in 2017, get inspired by the words of the trailblazing women who've said it best. From Hillary Clinton to Maya Angelou, Gloria Steinem, Rihanna and all the unapologetic, …

4 Healthy Foods That Fight Gas

Consider them nature’s Beano.<p>It’s a nutrition catch 22: A lot of healthy foods are packed with fiber (good), but that fiber can leave you feeling bloated and gassy (not so good). Luckily, you don’t have to make a beeline for the Beano every time you chow down on greens. We chatted with Keri Gans, …

Is It Racist? How Words Shape Your World

I'll admit it. Deep down, this week's headlines left me questioning whether I know something's racist or not. Or, how can I tell if someone's insane? Even saints are in question. This week's headlines focused on the <i>American Sniper</i> trial, Solange Knowles' hair and Mother Teresa's intentions.<p>Do …

Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar Dress Has Been Found!

Rest easy, fashion lovers: Lupita Nyong'o's Calvin Klein Collection dress, worn on this year's Oscar red carpet, has been recovered. The Los Angeles County Sheriff Department, via <i>Good Morning America</i>, said it received "an anonymous call that the dress was in a restroom in the second floor" of the …

29 Pairs of Basketball Shoes You Can Hit the Court in ...

It's the middle of basketball season and if watching all those games is making you itch to get out on the court, you're going to need a pair of …

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Beauty Must-Have: A Luxurious Hair Perfume

Bringing glamour back.<p>Hair perfumes, like fancy lingerie, Frette linens and pedicures in the dead of winter, are purely indulgent things. Buying them to mask the scent of cigarettes or sweat or unwashed hair defeats their whole point, never mind that they don't work like that, anyway. They exist to …