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13 Photos That Will Inspire You To Get Off The Couch And See The World

Cue the wanderlust.<p>In case you needed another reason to drop everything and travel the world, look no further than the Siena International Photo Awards.<p>Photogs from over 100 countries submitted entries to the contest, which announced its winners on October 29. Scroll through the award-winners and …

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How many times can you fall in and out of love?

Paolo Raeli’s photographs are like one long lucid dream, each image moving irrevocably into the next. His work has arisen from not just a place of creativity, but one of fear, explaining, “Memory is temporary, so I’m going to document youth, my own and that of my friends before I forget it”, adding …

The Impact and Legacy of the Olympics on Host Cities

The Faliro Olympic Beach Volleyball Center in Athens, which hosted the 2004 Summer Olympics, photographed in April 2012.<br>Jon Pack<p>1 of 16<p>It takes a …

Can you beat these California nature photos? There's a contest for you

The animal advocates at San Rafael-based WildCare typically make headlines for heroics like supplying nests to baby birds or rescuing stranded Great Horned Owlets, but they really prefer to be known for keeping native species healthy and safe from human activity here in the Bay Area.<p>"As satisfying …

Global warming has brought a hellish heatwave to the Middle East – and it's coming to the rest of the world

Record-shattering temperatures this summer havescorched countries from Morocco to Saudi Arabia and beyond, as climate experts warn that the severe …

How the Biggest Streetwear Fans Afford Their Insane Spending Habits

Today, having an interest in fashion is more in vogue for guys than ever before. Once perceived as a niche market reserved for either women, gay men …

Young Photographer Captures Dreamy Snapshots Of Wild Woodland Animals

<b>There are some photos</b> that you can effortlessly snap in an instant and then there are others that require hours of patience before you stumble upon …

Game of Thrones spin-off: "There are a lot of different ways you could go with it," say writers

Will we ever see a follow-up or prequel? The HBO hit's showrunners tease possibilities.<p>Could we be getting a <i>Game of Thrones</i> prequel or spin-off series after all?<p>Back in April, HBO boss Michael Lombardo said he couldn't imagine any kind of follow-up if "it were not driven by" <i>GoT</i> showrunners David …

How the humble t-shirt became the essential street style piece of Couture Fashion Week

We have bargainous news. Our thrifty fashion radar has unearthed yet another budget buy at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week. Last show season we coined slim black ribbon as the cult accessory to wear around your neck, and voila! It stemmed into the choker trend championed by Taylor Swift and her …

Turtles Covered in Herpes Tumors Are Washing up on Shore in Australia

Humans are to blame, natch.<p>Well, here's some super-sad news to wrap up your Wednesday.<p><i>The</i> <i>New Scientist</i> reports that an increasing number of majestic AF green sea turtles on Australia's Great Barrier Reef have herpes and it's killing them. (I am legit making the frowny face emoji right …

Game of Thrones creators reveal season seven premiere will be delayed

The arrival of winter will cause Game of Thrones season seven to be delayed, the show's creators revealed on Tuesday.<p>In an appearance on the UFC Unfiltered podcast, David Benioff and DB Weiss said production of the next season would be delayed in anticipation of some winter weather.<p>The first six …

There are no fucking Keys to Success

I’ve read the same stuff as you. I’ve read the same articles that promised me success above all else, success guaranteed, success in 5–10 easy steps, …

Michelle Obama: "Tell Your Daughters It's Okay to Be Bossy"

The First Lady has spoken out about gender equality as part of her Let Girls Learn initiative.<p>Michelle Obama – who was in Madrid yesterday – has been on tour to promote her Let Girls Learn initiative, where she has been speaking out about women's rights. The First Lady gave her take on how we can …

One of the world’s highest-paid men quit his job and spent the day talking ​about it to normals

When senior leaders of global companies exit, the announcement is typically limited to a brief press release or a few interviews with selected media outlets.<p>But when Nikesh Arora, one of the world’s highest paid executives, announced his departure from Japan’s SoftBank, he took to Twitter.<p>Earlier …

Rock on the Range: Day 3 Main Stage Recap and Photo Gallery

On the last day of Rock on the Range 2015, the festival’s Main Stage saw some heavy hitters all throughout the day.<p>Linkin Park headlined the day with …