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The Top 30 Adventure Destinations for 2016

Looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush? Take a vacation full of adventures this year! Whether you need to get away for the weekend or knock something off your bucket list - the world has so much to offer. Assimilating into the different rhythms and ways of an unknown city is the best way to learn …

Adventure Travel

What is the prettiest phone of all time?

It wasn’t all that long ago that mobile phones were bulky, cumbersome and sort of cheap feeling. Manufacturers didn’t really start getting good at phone design until a few years ago, when our devices started being considered fashion accessories and not just tiny computers we kept in our pockets. …

Phones

3 small space tricks we learned from touring New York City's newest micro apartments

Whether inspired by tiny houses or Marie Kondo's compassionate purging, streamlined, small space living seemed to be all the rage last year. And with the unveiling of a sample apartment at the much-hyped Carmel Place (formerly My Micro NY) — the micro-apartment development currently being built in …

Small Spaces

Galaxy S7 Leak Confirms 5 Brilliant New Features

Earlier this month Venture Beat’s Evan Blass, also known as @evleaks – the world’s most famous smartphone tipster, revealed major changes Samsung plans to make to the upcoming Galaxy S7. And now we can start getting excited about them…<p>Taking to Twitter again, Blass has announced that all these …

Phones

Delightful Illustrations Are Playfully Completed with Everyday Objects

Artist Jesuso Ortiz creates colorful illustrations using everyday objects in a delightfully clever way. The Spain-based creative employs a myriad of unconventional materials—from buttons to flowers to badminton birdies—and seamlessly integrates them into his images. Suddenly, these objects have …

Design

Lionel Messi surpasses Cristiano Ronaldo as the best footballer in the world

After finishing runner-up last year, Messi regains No1 spot and is one of three Barcelona players named in the top four as La Liga stars dominate the list of the Guardian’s 100 best footballers<p>We’ve been making a list. We’ve checked it twice. We’re trying to find out what [insert name of …

Soccer

Everything we know about the Galaxy S7, Samsung's next flagship phone

The South Korean electronics giant used to be the undisputed king of the smartphone world. But over the last few years, it has come under a sustained assault from Apple. Starting with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the Cupertino company's larger-screened devices stole away Samsung customers and cratered …

Phones

Gorgeous New NASA Image Shows Earth 'Rising' Over The Moon

NASA released a stunning image on Friday appearing to show Earth “rising” over the horizon of the moon.<p>The image was captured by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, a robotic spacecraft that has been orbiting the moon since 2009. Usually, the LRO is used to take images of the moon’s surface, but …

Apollo Missions

Couple Get 880 Years in Jail for Kidnapping and Abusing Amish Girls in Upstate New York

A couple in upstate New York received a total of 880 years in prison Thursday for sexually exploiting six young girls, including two Amish sisters …

This Animated Sculpture is a Tangible Optical Illusion

This would look great on any coffee table.<p>Three students at the Köln International School of Design in Germany have a developed a new kind of animated sculpture that produces a controlled 3D zoetrope optical illusion. <i>Flux</i> displays a tangible animation that tests the eye’s perception of space and …

Art

Incredible Body Painting Turns Torsos into Mind-Bending Optical Illusions

Amazingly, these mind-bending optical illusions aren't made with the help of projections or Photoshop. Artist Natalie Fletcher painted them directly on human skin! The Oregon-based body painter created this impressive series completely freehanded with an airbrush. She calls it <i>Just an Illusion</i>, and …

Art

Seals "photobomb" underwater photographer

Photographs show leopard seals joining in the fun and smiling at the camera<p>It should have been a routine trip underwater for a group of French divers.<p>But they got rather more than they bargained for when the plunged into the sea off Antarctica.<p>The team had hoped for some spectacular photographs and …

10 global destinations that are on the rise, according to TripAdvisor

There's a certain appeal to visiting a city before it's a global destination that's constantly packed with tourists.<p>TripAdvisor recently released the winners of its Travelers' Choice Awards in several different categories, including the global destinations that are on the rise.<p>To create the list, …

National Parks

Here Are The Victims Of The Paris Attacks

A series of coordinated terror attacks at six locations across the French capital killed at least 129 people and injured 352. BuzzFeed News will continue to update this story as victims are identified.<p>California State University, Long Beach, confirmed to BuzzFeed News that 23-year-old student …

Stunning Photos of Underwater Life You Need to See

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Flickr

Hurricane Patricia disintegrates over inland Mexico, but leads to dangerous flooding in Texas

Hurricane Patricia weakened overnight Friday and into Saturday morning even faster than it had strengthened into the record-breaking storm that it …

The 15 most compelling scientific findings that suggest aliens are real

Over billions of years, these ingredients condense to form gas clouds, new stars, and planets, which means that the ingredients, and therefore the potential, for life beyond Earth are scattered across the universe.<p>What's more, a number of recent discoveries also strongly suggest that alien life …

Astronomy

21 Unique Contemporary Staircases with a Flair for the Dramatic!

How often have you looked at the staircase in your home as an aesthetic addition instead of being just a way to connect various levels indoors? …

Interior Design

Animal pictures of the week: 9 October 2015 - Telegraph

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Barcelona Transfer News: Neymar 'Strategy' Reported After United Talks Revealed

Neymar's revelation that he did have contact with Manchester United during the summer transfer window is part of an overall strategy from the player and his family, giving the Brazilian star some extra leverage in contract discussions with Barcelona.<p>That's according to Sky Sports' Guilem Balague, …

Soccer

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Watch Astronauts' Violent Return To Earth From Inside Their Space Capsule

If you think riding a rocket to the International Space Station makes for a bumpy ride, check out this new video showing what it's like to return to Earth after the mission is over.<p>The video, just published by io9, follows three astronauts from the moment their Soyuz capsule undocks from the ISS to …

Space Exploration

JPDA Turns a 500-Sq.-Ft. Shoebox Apartment into an Ultra-Efficient Dream Home

1/7<p>JPDA Shoebox<p>We all know that New York apartments tend to run small, but one man's shoebox can be another man's dream home. Case in point: A tiny …

19 Hikes That Should Never Make Your Bucket List

But if the taste of blood and dirt turns you on, then this is for you.<p><b>Disclaimer:</b><p>The following trails are extremely demanding and require extensive training, advanced gear, and expertise with highly technical terrain. Many of these hikes also require the fitness and ability to perform strenuous …

Hiking

Aussie Architect Adds A Minimalist Garden Room to His Mother's House and It's the Sweetest Thing

Never one to shy away from inspiring <br>backyard extensions, Australia has delivered another lovely example of how contemporary design can spice up older, more traditional dwellings. Over in the Melbourne suburb of Coburg, Australian architect <b>Tim Angus</b> recently completed a striking backyard addition …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 off to a strong start in Korea

Various news sources from South Korea are reporting a strong start to Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ sales in the country. This is clearly good news for Samsung, especially as the company has posted successive quarters of disappointing revenue. Average daily sales volume is said to have reached …

Galaxy Note

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

National Parks