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How to Pack for a Business Trip

Your essential step-by-step guide on how to pack for a business trip like a pro<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is a certain art to packing that very few people seem to have mastered. Instead, I find that people simply shove every piece they own into a suitcase and …

Drones deliver blood to health clinics across Rwanda

James Martin

Sliding Barn Doors: Not Just for Fans of HGTV's Fixer Upper

Like shiplap and farmhouse sinks, sliding barn doors are one of those trends that seem to have gained in popularity thanks to HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i>. …

Home Depot

Garden Hacks: 10 Ideas for Privacy Screens

A privacy screen is one of our favorite garden hacks. Fixed or portable, partitions with slats, grids, lattices, and translucent fabrics will block …

The 10 Best Fall Hiking Trails in the U.S.

There’s something simplistically beautiful about fall that makes us want to do just one thing: look. As we move into cooler weather, here are ten hikes across the country to take in autumn's colors before winter hides them in white.

Hiking

Another sexual harassment scandal for Fox as it fires its head of sports programming in L.A.

Rupert Murdoch’s media company has been struggling for nearly a year to contain a sexual harassment scandal that has engulfed its Fox News unit in New York. Now, fresh allegations of a boorish workplace culture are dogging yet another unit — this time in Los Angeles — asFox Sportsannounced that it …

Sexual Harassment

The making of His Holiness Pope Francis's TED Talk

In a video, His Holiness Pope Francis speaks at TED2017, April 25, 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Photo: Ryan Lash / TED<p>On Tuesday night, we published …

TED Talks

What is the Purpose of Life?

What if, you lived the rest of your life in Hanoi, Vietnam?<p>1. UTOPIA<p>Your rent is $380 a month. Your living expenses are $200 a month. You only need …

Faces Of NPR: Rob Byers

<i>Faces Of NPR</i> is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Production Specialist, …

Radio Industry

the ALPA GON modular head for tripods and cameras

<b>manufacturing and design brand ALPA of switzerland introduces their latest camera base module GON for tripods, with settings more precise and easier</b> …

Cameras

‘Breath of the Wild’: Best ways to kill time in Hyrule after conquering Ganon

<i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> arrived just over a month ago, making an impact that could put a Hinox’s lumbering footfalls to shame. If …

YouTube TV is the latest way for cord cutters to get a taste of traditional television

Yet another way for cord cutters to get a taste of traditional TV<p>Young people in the United States have already made the switch from traditional television to streaming services. The amount of time these folks spend watching TV has been dropping steadily for at least six years, while consumption of …

Smart TV

CNN Had a Problem. Donald Trump Solved It.

At 3:58 on a recent Wednesday afternoon in Washington, CNN’s largest control room was mostly empty but for a handful of producers hunched over control panels and, hovering behind them, a short, barrel-shaped, restless-looking man in a dark pinstriped suit and open white dress shirt: the president …

Donald Trump

The Vast, Secretive Face Database That Could Instantly ID You In A Crowd

Amid questions of accuracy and legality, the FBI and police can search images for millions of Americans’ faces, potentially in real time.<p>If you’ve been to the DMV to have your driver’s license photo taken, there’s a good chance your face is in a little-known group of databases that functions like a …

Introducing America as You’ve Never Seen it Before

As a continuation of his initial <i>Flatland</i> project, Istanbul-based photographer Aydin Büyüktas travelled to the USA at the end of 2016 to expand his …

How to Weather Wood - 5 Ways

With any of these 5 easy DIY methods, you can weather new wood and add years of rustic charm in a weekend—or less!<p>Photo: istockphoto.com<p>Many …

How to Wire a Shed

<b>SO YOU HAVE A</b> nice new shed to store all of your power tools and outdoor equipment. You decide to go out late in the evening in the middle of winter. …

Home Improvement

If you think it’s all mud huts, you’re wrong. Cool, wealthy, happening – Kenya’s growing middle class.

<b>I’m sipping a cappuccino in a spacious, light and bright American style coffee house that would rival any scruffy high street Starbucks or Costa in</b> …

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

Killer new helmets from Nexx, a vintage-styled parka motorcycle jacket, and old-school leather pants made by a sexagenarian Portuguese leatherworker. This is the motorcycle gear we’re coveting right now.<p><b>Nexx XG100 helmets</b> Founded at the turn of the century, Nexx quickly made a name for itself with …