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What happens now that the UK has voted to leave the EU?

On June 23 2016, Britain voted to leave the European Union. It was the greatest disaster to befall the bloc in its 59-year history.<p>The road ahead is unclear. No state has left the European Union before, and the rules for exit – contained in Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon – are brief.<p>Here are …

9 seriously hot turn-ons

Has Netflix and Chill turned into just Netflix and Chill? You're not alone. Research shows 65% of us watch TV in bed, and one in five do it to avoid …

These Are the New Adidas Sneakers We've All Been Waiting For

Say hello to the UltraBoost Uncaged.<p>Over the past year or so Adidas has been on a creative tear that the sneaker world hasn't seen the likes of since the late '80s, when Tinker Hatfield at Nike was dropping classic designs with the frequency that most people get haircuts. There's the Yeezy 350 …

Shoes

The Next Wave in Financial Technology

3 Questions to Ask Your Advisor<p>1. What type of companies could benefit most from the potential growth of fintech?<p>2. Are investments in mobile and other financial technologies appropriate for me?<p>3. Are there investments in other innovation themes I could consider?<p>Connect with an advisor and start a …

Tips for flawless skin

While we set about enhancing every other feature of our faces, when it comes to skin our want is, in the main, to simply perfect it. Discoloration under the eyes, around the nose and on the chin? Nope, we don’t want that. Redness on the cheeks and nose? Not on our wishlist either. You get the idea; …

The best khaki jackets to buy now and wear all summer long

Clothing

How to dress up a casual outfit

There’s more than one way to add polish to a casual outfit. There’s the usual suspects; heels, fancy top, red lipstick, that’ll take your look seamlessy from day to night, but all that’s too easy. To really lift your casuals, take your cue from fashion’s finest street style stars, and embrace some …

Sex surrogates: Would you sleep with a stranger to save your sex life?

We explore the ultimate ‘hands-on’ therapy...<p>Emma*, 26, lies back on a purple duvet, naked, legs spread wide apart. A man in his fifties stands at …

Love

Beauty basics: How to apply concealer flawlessly

Concealer is a staple part of most women’s make-up bags. Efficient at covering blemishes and hiding dark circles it’s the tiny little pot or pen that can make a huge difference to your look. It’s such a crucial part of our make-up regimes but knowing when, how and where to apply it, isn’t all that …

National Geographic Travel

The best airline first-class lounges

Insider’s Guide to RV Road Tripping

Recreational vehicles sit somewhere between hotels and tents.<p>The upside: RV life is autonomous—your quarters travel with you—and allows for spontaneous stops. But then again, RVs need loads of gas and can be tricky to park. In any case, they represent a truly unique mode of transport that’s …

Giant Squid Could Be Bigger Than a School Bus

The deep-dwelling creatures could reach lengths of at least 66 feet, says a provocative new study—but not everyone is convinced.<p>If a startling new study is right, giant squid up to 66 feet (20 meters) long may dwell in the open ocean.<p>The estimate is nearly twice as large as some prior findings, …

Zoology

How to create a classic wardrobe

Curating a wardrobe with longevity is simpler than you might think. The trick is to consider colour, material and shape carefully, so that you end up with items you can re-work again and again. We’ve whittled it down to fifteen tips to help you compile your classic wardrobe.<p>Pick pieces perfect for …

Deliciously Ella's creamy mango and banana overnight oats

Blitzing mango and banana with ground flaxseed and a splash of almond milk is a delicious way to incorporate fruit into an oaty breakfast<p><b>SERVES</b><br>2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b> <b><br>For the mango puree:</b><br>1 mango<br>2 ripe bananas<br>1 tbsp ground flaxseed<br>a splash of almond milk (enough to make it blend)<p><b>For the oat mix:</b><br>1 ripe banana<br>⅔ …

Scientists Just Found Cells They Thought Could Never Exist

We may have to rewrite the textbooks.<p>Two mitochondria. (Photo: Louisa Howard/Public Domain)<p>On Thursday, scientists made a surprise announcement. From …

Who’s That Whale? Your Photo Could Help I.D. a Humpback

The tail of a humpback whale flares out of the water as the animal begins to dive. Ted Cheeseman rattles off half a dozen quick frames with his camera before it slips under the water. “I don’t think we’ve seen that whale on this trip yet,” he says.<p>“You think you can identify a whale just with …

California Ants Rally to Repel Argentine Invaders

Argentine ants are taking over the world thanks to their weirdly cooperative nature: When two Argentines meet, unlike most ant species, they won't …

Stanford University

The Unknown Dangers of Shower Sex

There are more than you think.<p>Everyone knows shower sex is a little awkward, what with the great potential for falling, slipping and grabbing a wet body for support, or having one of you feel super cold and the other like you're drowning. From getting shampoo in some place you'd rather not, to …

Condoms
Psychology

Cancel the takeaway: quick Indian dishes to make at home

A satisfying, deeply flavourful Indian meal does not have to require hours of preparation, as these recipes prove<p>There are cheers as the doorbell rings. It’s Saturday night and our Indian takeaway has arrived. After mobbing the delivery guy we unpack the rogan josh (not as good as mine), the korma …

How to train your brain for better sex

<p class="BasicParagraph"><p>PARAMOUNT PICTURES/AllStar<p><p class="BasicParagraph">Think sex, think genitals. But new<p>research has located the source of …

Inside the world's newest cruise ship

The newly launched Ovation of the Seas sailed into the UK this week. The Telegraph was among the first to sample the Royal Genie treatment afforded to passengers staying in the best suites.<p>New cruise ships for 2016<p><b>The suite</b><p>This is sold as part of Royal Caribbean International’s new Royal Star …

Royal Caribbean

How Science Will Make Cows Obsolete

Welcome to the synthetic butcher shop<p>We depend on cows for food, clothing, and sometimes even insulin. Cattle, though, are expensive and inefficient—each cow drinks a bathtub of water and emits three times that volume of methane daily. There are also the ethics of animal slaughter. But we might no …

Biotechnology

Fan sues Kanye West, Jay Z's Tidal over 'Pablo' album

A Kanye West fan sued the rapper and a company owned by Jay Z on Monday, saying they tricked people into subscribing to the music streaming service Tidal by fraudulently claiming it was the only way to buy West's album "The Life of Pablo."<p>In a proposed class action lawsuit filed in San Francisco …

The ten best Shakespeare plays of all time

10<p>The Merchant of Venice<p><b>What's it about?</b><br>Things get a teeny bit anti-Semitic when a Venetian noble defaults on a loan to a Jewish merchant.<p><b>Why's it so</b> …

'Super-gonorrhoea' is spreading across Britain and will become untreatable, doctors fear

An outbreak of highly drug-resistant "super-gonorrhoea" is sweeping across Britain and could become untreatable, medics fear.<p>A national alert was triggered by Public Health England last September after the rare strain of the sexually transmitted superbug was detected in 15 people.<p>The number of …

Public Health

Betty, Loulou, Catherine, and Iman: Meet Yves Saint Laurent's Squad

Back in his heyday, decades before the word became tiresome enough to make you cringe, the French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent practically invented the concept of a squad, aiding both his house and many of his muses in becoming household names. From Loulou de la Falaise, who worked with …

Yves Saint-Laurent

$2 billion lawsuit claims Apple Watch idea was stolen

A Michigan woman is suing Apple and Nike for a combined $5 billion over claims that the two companies stole her concept for a device called a “Detachable Beeper Disc Digital Gym Shoe with Sensor.” She states that she filed a patent for her invention 20 years ago, well before the companies came up …

Growing the future of coffee one tree at a time

It may only take moments to prepare and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, but it takes years to grow the coffee trees that produce its beans. And it …