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Homo naledi: new species of ancient human discovered, claim scientists

Bones found in South African cave are <i>Homo naledi</i>, a new species of ancient human relative, say researchers, but some experts are sceptical of find<p>A huge haul of bones found in a small, dark chamber at the back of a cave in South Africa may be the remnants of a new species of ancient human …


Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

Feeling the Burn at Burning Man: Pictures

The Arts

22 Illuminating Vintage Marquee Lighting Ideas

Despite looking like they belong at a carnival or an old restaurant from decades ago, <b>vintage marquee lights</b> can still bring a real sense of timeless …

Sexist toys are putting girls off science. Barbie needs to learn how to operate a crane. Fast

Leading scientist Dame Athene Donald has said that stereotyping girls' toys is turning them off from careers in STEM. Roma Agrawal, a structural engineer who worked on the Shard, explains why<p>When I was eight-years-old, my younger sister and I had a few Barbie dolls. But it was when we were given a …

50 Celebrities' Very First Instagrams

The World's 18 Strangest Hotels

For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels.<p>The first thing every hotel developer considers before construction is "who is the guest, and why are they …

5 Ways to Finish Off a Bottle of Tequila

Got leftovers after a big bash? Take a break from the margaritas.<p>Got leftovers after a big bash? Take a break from the margaritas.

17 Indoor Herb Garden Ideas That'll Perk Up Your Kitchen

Click and grow? Don't mind if we do!<p>A lack of outdoor space shouldn't stop a green thumb. Grow your basil and parsley right by the stove using one of these inventive solutions.


50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Are Acid Flashbacks A Myth?

Flashbacks do occur, but very rarely.<p>Reports of drug-induced flashbacks have existed since the 1950s. Though the term "flashback" wasn't used specifically until 1969, as early as 1954 scientists noticed LSD users complaining of a reoccurrence of an LSD-like state long after the drug's effects …


33 of Beyoncé's Most Stylish Mommy-and-Me Moments in Honor of Her Birthday

See Beyonce's Transformation<p>The one and only Queen Bey turns 36 today, and she just keeps wowing us with her talent, bold #Flawless style, and big …

Urban Culture

No, Lemon Juice Will Not Lighten Your Armpits. Here's The Deal.

There are way better and safer solutions.<p>Pinterest is a great resource for homemade beauty recipes, but we sometimes stumble across pins boasting "miracle" natural remedies that don't actually pan out. Like the one that suggests using lemon juice to get rid of dark underarms.<p>Despite seemingly …

8 Great Gadgets To Upgrade Your Next Road Trip

You've checked the tire pressure and filled the gas tank, but don't take off down the highway without these.<p>You've got your phone with its battery at 100 percent. You've got great playlists to get you down the road. You've even got a proper emergency kit full of essential tools in case of trouble …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Prevent Coffee Breath: A Guide

Your prayers have been answered.<p>Nothing wakes you up better, and makes you happier about being awake in the first place, than a cup of coffee. It smells incredible while brewing, tastes like heaven, and gives you a necessary boost of energy. Even coffee has a downside, however. We're referring, of …

Crossing Over: 10 Awesome Bridges Around the World

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Call it a bridge fetish, but we think there's something undeniably romantic about these marvelous feats of engineering which move travelers and locals alike from one land mass to another. Of course, all bridges are not the same. They can be long or …