Rey Alexander

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Gut Microbes Take Over Your Body When You Die

...and they may provide clues as to how you were killed.<p>You have around 100 trillion bacteria living in your gut — and that’s a good thing. Known as gut flora or the gut microbiome, these microorganisms help your body digest certain foods, aid the immune system, and maintain a healthy …

Immune System

This Is What Your Commute Would Look Like On The World's Major Subways

Commuting is rough. Your current options may include losing 90 hours of your life to road traffic every year, or dealing with less-than-reliable subways that cause enough stress to decrease <i>anyone</i>'s lifespan by decades.<p>But it could be worse... and it could also be better. MUCH better. Here's what …

Beautiful Houses: Russet Residence

Today we will show you the beautiful Russet Residence in West Vancouver, Canada, a project by Splyce Design. This house is really beautiful. The …

The World's Best Airlines

The airline took the top spot from Emirates, which ranked fourth on this year's list from leading airline reviewer Skytrax. The ranking is based on a survey filled out by nearly 19 million customers, and covers both full-service and budget airlines across 41 metrics related to product and …

Malaysia Airlines

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of July 7, 2014. Follow us on Pinterest for more decor inspiration.

Classic San Francisco

See San Francisco photos in this gallery from National Geographic’s Ultimate City Guide for San Francisco.

Travel Photography

10 Ways to Overhaul Your Curb Appeal

Give an exterior a whole new look is as easy as focusing on the front door.<p>Make a good first impression with a stylish front door.

Rupert Murdoch: NBN a ridiculous idea and climate change overblown

News Corp’s newspaper the Australian was “absolutely right” to be tough on the Rudd-Gillard Labor government, Rupert Murdoch has said in a television interview on his Sky News channel to mark the 50th anniversary of the national broadsheet.<p>“The [Labor] government had good intentions in some ways …

Building the Perfect Sandwich Is All About Architecture

BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has strong opinions on sandwich architecture—here's how he says to build everything from burgers to lobster rolls to bánh mì<p>No one can accuse <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s restaurant and drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> of being wishy-washy. The man has some strong opinions about food and …

Food Preservation

Night & Day

Project info<p>"Night & Day" is an ongoing series which captures the transition from day to night in various locations around the world. The photos are composed of numerous exposures shot at the same location over the course of the day, or sometimes over several days. The multiple day, dusk, and night …

Photography

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

One Leicester St

This small, nattily appointed hotel in the heart of Chinatown is brilliant for Soho escapades and nights at the theatre. Mayfair is but a short …

Shanghai's Inspector Chen

Xiaolong’s detective series, largely set in Shanghai, features Chief Inspector Chen Cao, a literary minded, disenchanted cop with a heavy heart and a …

China

Modern Hostels -- They Do Exist! -- For the Low-Budget, High-Style Traveler

Forget no-frills lodging; today's new brand of hostels offers cool decor and plenty of perks. Sounds too good to be true? Well, we've got the scoop on hostels that pack a wow factor with upscale amenities, contemporary comforts, prime locations, and good food. Plus, with fun social scenes and …