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Flat pack three-room house that takes six hours to build on offer for £24,000

Welcome to the future of affordable-chic living.<p>With housing crises plaguing countries around the world, architects have taken it upon themselves to …

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

The new year marks the 150th celebration of Canadian Confederation, and to commemorate the country’s birthday, Parks Canada is offering free …

The One Thing Experts Want You To Stop Eating in 2017

Making a healthy choice for the new year is as simple as eliminating just one thing from your everyday diet. But what exactly should you …

10 Mistakes Designers Wish You Would Stop Making in Your Living Room

We're all guilty of #5.<p>The space responsible for hosting family movie marathons and game nights with friends is under a lot of pressure — after all, it has to be stylish <i>and</i> comfortable. So we went to some of our favorite designers to find out what mistakes most people make (and how to fix them) so …

Here are all the ways your Mac is about to change

Apple's new operating system for Mac, macOS Sierra, launches Tuesday as a free update for most users. (Go to the Mac App Store to get it.)<p>macOS Sierra isn't a major overhaul, but there are several important new features such as Siri and a redesigned Photos app.<p>Keep reading to see what else is …

Operating Systems

This is an amazing ancient city but there’s no one here

A private tour of the Parthenon in Athens, perhaps, where there are no ropes stopping you from venturing inside. Or maybe an early morning walk …

Archaeology

How to Color Your Own Hair at Home

You see Beyoncé's new hair color. You become (slightly) obsessed with Beyoncé's new hair color. You decide you need Beyoncé's new hair color. Awesome—we feel your enthusiasm. But how to <i>get</i> Beyoncé's new hair color at home, in your bathroom, with no next-day regret?<p>Simple: Use this guide, full of …

Scientists developed this 9-question test to measure how sadistic someone is

A fairly new field in personality research studies "misanthropic" traits: characteristics that lead people to hurt those around them for their own benefit. And psychologists have established a "dark triad" of harmful personality traits: narcissism, psychopathy (or a lack of empathy), and …

Psychology

10 Summer Foods You Should Never Eat

Some seasonal foods just aren't worth the risk.<p>Some of the best parts of summer are edible — and hey, no one's complaining.<p>But sometimes, indulging can interfere with your health: Even eating even small amounts of certain foods can harm your body and digestion in small but potentially cumulative …

Coral Gables

Buy British Airways Avios for Less than a Penny Apiece

Here’s a way to buy British Airways Avios at under 9/10ths of a cent apiece. 4500 Avios is enough for a flight under 650 miles outside of North …

The Caribbean Island Europeans Don't Want You To Know About

Another beach on Cayo Levantado (Photo: Michelle Rae Uy)<p>Embark on a two-hour drive heading northeast from Dominican Republic's blustering historical capital, past roadside villages and farmlands, and you'll find yourself in a place completely different from the one you just came from.<p>Samana is, in …

These 15 Supplement Ingredients May Have Serious Health Risks

Despite their popularity in pharmacies, health food stores, and even hospitals, over-the-counter dietary supplements are not regulated in a way that …

How Online Travel Agencies Manipulate Your Search Results

At first, to Christine Compo-Martin, the Expedia.com search results looked like a mistake. As she queried the site for a hotel room in Philadelphia, she found properties without photos.<p>“Honestly, if there aren’t pictures, I don’t even begin to consider it,” said Compo-Martin, a retired teacher who …

The 65 Best Home Decorating Ideas Of All Time

How many do you already know?<p>Whether you're decorating your first home or your fifth, great design is in the details. We've consulted top designers and scoured our archives to find the best ideas for every room in the house.

Home Decorating

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7 things you didn't know you agreed to in the terms of service

When you download or sign up for any sort of program or service, you have to agree to their terms of service: The wall of text that describes …

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

This Is the Best Time to Buy a Flight

The best time to buy a flight is coming up.<p>You May Also Like<p>Choosing a Host Agency Host Agency & Consortia<p>Get More Out of Travel Agent Conferences …

Dentists won’t have to perform the root canals we all fear for much longer

Root canals suck. There’s nothing enjoyable about having the nerve and blood vessels scraped out of your tooth’s root. While some dentists will tell …

Cell Biology

The Pans That French Mamas Use Instead of Cast Iron

You might know the French brand Mauviel for its top-of-the-line copper cookware, the stuff of wedding registries and shiny, rose-colored, dream-kitchen dreams.<p>But one of their lesser-known lines, called M'steel, deserves a foot in that spotlight, too: The French-made, commercial-grade pans are made …

Recipes

You'll Never Buy Ground Beef Again Once You Learn This Hack

Leave it to America's Test Kitchen to come up with the best burger-making technique. It begins with freshly ground meat. I've never attempted to grind my own meat before, as I don't have a meat grinder, but this recipe doesn't require one! All you need is a food processor. Cubes of meat and butter …

Brain Food: Eat Your Way to a Sharper Mind

Are you making the smartest decisions about food? We’re not talking about calories.<p>We’re talking about foods that actually help improve brain function. If you ever find yourself being forgetful or sluggish, add these foods to your diet, now!<p>Fish<p>Because the body cannot produce Omega-3 fats, they …

Nutrition

100% Rebate on Flights to Cuba

Silver Airways has an extensive route network based out of Florida.<p>While the US government hasn’t yet announced which airlines will be able to fly …

Eze -- A Must Visit When in the French Riviera

After many years of wanting to visit, this May my mother and I were finally able to book a trip to the Mediterranean coastal jewel of France that is the Cote d'Azur. For a tourist there's plenty to see and do in the French Riviera during the month of May as it annually hosts the Cannes Film …

Three Days on the French Riviera Without Breaking the Bank

Do you love travelling to France, but shy away from the French Riviera because you think it’s all glitz and glamour?<p>Most people I talk to have the …

5 Far-Flung Destinations That Won’t Break The Bank

Live like a queen on a beer budget<p>If you’re reading this article, chances are you’re sitting at home, wishing that instead of wherever you are, you were, well, anywhere else. If your mind is drifting toward the sound of ocean waves slowly crashing, the hum of quick bargaining at a bustling market, …

How to do a plank correctly: 3 mistakes most people make

A plank is a great exercise — it works your entire body, from your butt to your core and shoulders. It’s a favorite of Dolvett Quince’s, resident trainer on The Biggest Loser, because, “It gives you upper body strength, lower body strength and it strengthens your core,” he told TODAY.<p>Though, it’s …

Everything You Need to Know About Cardio

The word 'cardio' is probably one of the first words you hear when you first start an exercise program.You know that cardio is an essential component …

Exercise