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The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Working Your Camera

Learning how to take control of your camera and getting out of full auto mode can be a little daunting for new photographers like yourself.However, …

Shutter Speed

23 Science Books That Are So Exciting They Read Like Genre Fiction

Some of the greatest nonfiction books about science read like novels. They borrow tropes and narrative tricks from science fiction, fantasy, horror, …

Books

The search engines you'll need for every type of question

Specific answers for specific needs.<p>When most of us have a question we want to research online, we run to Google for the answer. But it's not the only search engine out there. Venture off the beaten path, and you can find more specialized sites—like the self-proclaimed "computational search engine" …

Wolfram Alpha

The World’s Best Hotels in Every State

When we travel nothing completes the experience quite like staying in a hotel that understands the local vibe.<p>Every year, T+L asks readers to share …

Country Lifestyle

The "Up And Coming" Trending Destinations Of 2018 - According To TripAdvisor...

What if you could visit a destination before all the mainstream tourists, right when it just begins to hit it’s prime? Enter TripAdvisors 2018 …

Brazil

This Website Is Making It Easy to Plan Your Next Great Adventure

One of the hardest parts about joining in on adventure tourism is the barrier to entry. After all, you can’t just head out on a 10-day trek without …

Travel

Update 2: Gear List

Gear. If you’ve ever planned a thru-hike, I’m sure you can relate when I say that this is all I’ve thought about, researched about, talked about, and …

Backpacking

32 Incredible Last-Minute Vacations That Don't Cost A Fortune

We're constantly counting down the number of days between now and the next long weekend. We know: All you want is to sit by a pool (or, better yet, …

Summer Vacation

This Is the Best Place to Live in Every State

MONEY finds the sweetest spots.<p>What’s the best place to live in your state? It should be someplace that pairs strong economic and educational …

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

The most expensive and the cheapest vacation destinations in the world [INFOGRAPHIC]

Looking for a cheap getaway in 2018? Well, the first thing you should do is avoid visiting Western Europe and North America. According to an annual …

Turn the Heat in Your Relationship Way Up With This Daring Sex Challenge

If you're ready to spice things up, and we mean <i>really</i> spice things up, you've come to the right place. Take your sex life to the next level by …

As Marriage Standards Change, A Therapist Recommends 'Rethinking Infidelity'

Couples therapist Esther Perel is an expert in cheating. She's spent the past six years of her career focusing on couples who are dealing with infidelity — and she's heard a lot of stories.<p>"It's never been easier to cheat — and it's never been more difficult to keep a secret," she says. "The …

TED Talks

The Best Cheap Eats in Every State

Getting to try incredible food while traveling doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. Travel + Leisure spoke to Ali Khan, food blogger and host of …

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, melted butter, and ¼ teaspoon of the salt in a small bowl. Generously coat a …

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Where You Can Legally Smoke Weed in the USA, Mapped

Earlier this week, we published an article on how a pop-up weed dinner is coming to a city where, technically, it's illegal to consume or sell weed …

Cannabis

Here Are the Food Trends to Look Forward to in 2018

Earlier this week, Whole Foods practiced its hand at trend forecasting. The chain’s global buyers and experts culled their data and surfaced a list of what they're predicting to be the top food trends of 2018. The Austin, Texas-based grocers are no strangers to the ebbs and flows of the market, so …

Whole Foods

This fictional video about AI-powered weapons makes The Terminator look like a Disney film

If you woke up today feeling like the world wasn’t a very scary place, and for some reason you didn’t want to continue feeling that way, we’ve got the remedy for you. “Slaughterbots” is seven minutes and forty-seven seconds of sheer horror designed to be a fictional warning against a future full of …

Stephen Hawking

19 Farro Recipes That Make You Wonder Why It's Taken You So Long to Eat It

Once upon a time, a titan named quinoa swept across the globe and started dominating all kinds of recipes. We understand why: It's full of protein, …

Healthy Eating

Brave Enough to Be Angry

Last month, an Access Hollywood correspondent asked the actress Uma Thurman to comment on abuse of power in Hollywood, presumably in light of the sexual assault allegations against the producer Harvey Weinstein. Speaking slowly and deliberately, through gritted teeth, Thurman responded, “I don’t …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

3 Simple Tools That Will Optimize Your Brainpower

You already have the habits you need to successfully learn. All you need to do is become aware of them.<p>"Which Habits Can People Build Into Their Day to Optimize Learning?" <i>originally appeared on Quora-- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

Machine Learning

The rise of artificial intelligence could spark a worker rebellion

The rise of artificial intelligence threatens to eliminate jobs once considered impossible to automate.<p>One series of papers by Oxford researchers ranks jobs by their estimated susceptibility to automation. Among those most rated likely to vanish - because they involve work that AI can increasingly …

Ray Kurzweil

Coda is a next-generation spreadsheet designed to make Excel a thing of the past

From rows and columns to custom apps<p>When Shishir Mehrotra worked at YouTube, he was struck by the relatively pedestrian tools that kept the site running. Mehrotra, who served as the company’s head of product until he left in 2014, managed his team largely using a combination of Google Docs and …

Our Favorite Food Trucks in Every State

A true melting pot of world cuisine, food truck operators deliver mobile eats to the people on city streets, at universities, in business parks …

Restaurants

Stunning AI Breakthrough Takes Us One Step Closer to the Singularity

Remember AlphaGo, the first artificial intelligence to defeat a grandmaster at Go? Well, the program just got a major upgrade, and it can now teach …

Artificial Intelligence

51 Regional American Breakfast Foods You Should Know

Breakfast your way across the USA<p>It's morning in America, and all across the country people are rising, shining, and settling into the first meal of …

How many calories you burn doing 39 popular exercises

Everything we do burns calories.<p>But have you ever wondered how your running habits compare to your friend's cycling sessions? Or how your weekend kayaking trip stacked up to a morning swim?<p>Calorie-counting isn't the best way to lose weight— for that, you're better off focusing on which foods you …

Fitness