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20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

Watch a time lapse of downtown Chicago in the glory of 4K

The video’s creator has squeezed eight months of footage into three and a half minutes<p>It’s been a little while since we’ve seen a good time lapse video of Chicago, but fortunately one hit our tip line (chicago@curbed.com for the uninitiated) this afternoon. And what better time of the week to zone …

These 11 Cozy Cabins Are Everything You Need For The Ultimate Fall Getaway Near Washington DC

In the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, Cast-a-Way Cabins offers beautiful two-bed log cabins with all the comforts of home. Tucked underneath …

The 21 countries in the world with the best infrastructure

This requires continual investment from businesses and the government in order to remain competitive and to keep an economy running smoothly.<p>The World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Survey looks at the financial health and risks of countries around the world.<p>One of the sub-indexes ranks …

Economic Development

New evidence from prehistoric human teeth reveals what the 'paleo diet' really looked like — and it's not what you think

Scientists from Cambridge, Cardiff, UCL, and York studied the remains of nine people who lived about 9,000 years ago in the late Mesolithic (6600 B.C. to 6450 B.C.) and the Mesolithic-Neolithic phases (6200 B.C. to 5900 B.C.) and found plant matter fossilized in their teeth.<p>Thanks to poor dental …

Paleo Diet

This Is What People in Other Countries Think About Dating Americans

We apparently have a lot of rules.<p>France<p>"American dating is very organized or planned. And French women think American men are too direct and only want sex. That breaks the charm. The French are more romantic — courtship is more important than sex."<p>Germany<p>"We think Americans are a little bit …

2016 September 6 - The Whirlpool Galaxy and Beyond

<b>The Whirlpool Galaxy and Beyond</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Álvaro Ibáñez Pérez<p><b>Explanation:</b> Follow the handle of the Big Dipper away from the dipper's …

Cosmology

The 14 best public colleges in America

Business Insider recently released its annual list of the 50 best colleges in America, which emphasized schools with high graduation rates, early-career earnings, and top-notch student life experiences.<p>The ranking also took into account the annual net cost of each school — the average cost of …

This is where all the animals will go when climate change kills their habitats

Climate change could force the displacement of nearly 3,000 species of animals in the coming years if Earth keeps warming and sea levels keep rising, …

The 23 best colleges in the Northeast

But there's also another factor that's important when it comes to choosing a school: location. So we narrowed the list down to shine a light on the best colleges the Northeast has to offer.<p>For the ranking, we decided to shy away from a school's reputation and selectivity and focused on the overall …

College & University

Rush Limbaugh warns that federally paid ‘lesbian farmers’ could invade your town

Everyone’s favorite pill-popping conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh is convinced that President Obama is funneling money to the lesbian …

The 50 best colleges in America

Business Insider's 2016 ranking uses a formula that relies very little on glamour statistics, like reputation and selectivity, that are featured in many college rankings. Instead, we primarily leaned on data available from the government, weighting early-career earnings and graduation rate the …

College & University

15 Reasons Why You Should Go to Iceland On Your Next Vacation

Consider this your must-see list.<p>There are plenty of practical reasons why Iceland is a great place to travel. You can fly there in less than six hours from the East Coast, the dollar remains strong against the Icelandic krona, and it's an easy layover on your way to Europe. But even if all those …

15 Small New England Towns You Need to Visit ASAP

Sit back, relax and watch the boats drift on by.<p>New England basically invented the idea of the charming all-American town. Visit these 15 to learn more about our country's history, explore the local hotspots and fall in love with the landscapes of small-town America.

Unbelievable Stone Sculptures by Hirotoshi Itoh

Hirotoshi Itoh is a Japanese stone sculptor who is known for his humorously imaginative ideas and incredible ability to make stones look soft, …

Sculpture

10 weird ways your vote in the presidential election predicts how you act on a date

In 2015, dating site Match questioned 5,500 American singles about their romantic preferences.<p>The sixth annual Singles In America survey found that eating sushi on a first date can up your chances of having a second one by a whopping 170%. And a quarter of respondents say they've turned a one-night …

OkCupid

Should you tip the Uber driver? Here's what to give them

NEW YORK (AP) — On-demand apps make life easier: A few taps on my phone and I can get a cab in minutes or groceries delivered to my door.The hard …

Not your typical detox retreat: 9 trips that make you unplug

In an increasingly connected, urbanized world, our bodies and minds are taking the brunt of our stress.<p>While traditional yoga retreats promote the …

21 Pictures To Inspire Your Canada Road Trip

Stunning. Spectacular. Gobsmacking. Every turn in the road reveals jaw dropping splendor. Are waterfalls, glaciers, turquoise lakes and sweeping …

4 New Weekend Brunch Options & More To Try In Chicago

It's been a long time coming, but <b>Imperial Lamian</b> will finally regularly serve its dim sum for weekend brunch. The River North Chinese spot's new weekend service goes from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The menu includes a variety of dumplings, as well as the wok favorites from the dinner …

What My Freshman Dorm Taught Me About Finding The Right College

I did not know what I wanted when I applied to college.<p>Many of us at my East Coast high school applied to liberal arts colleges, and I followed suit and got into one of the top five.<p>Trudging up three flights of stairs with heavy luggage, I finally arrived at my new abode; a brick dormitory …

7 Places You Can't Miss If It's Your First Time In Paris

<b>A Bucket List For Paris Virgins</b><p>Two expat friends in Panama are planning their first-ever trip to Paris. They'll spend Christmas 2016 and New Year's 2017 in the City of Light.<p>What should they be sure to see and do, they've asked me...<p>In response to their question, here is a bucket list for Paris …

France

27 Movies That Actually Represent LGBT People Accurately

Because representation is important.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Maps have ‘north’ at the top, but it could’ve been different

Why are almost all modern maps the same way up? Caroline Williams explores the intriguing history that led to this orientation – and discovers why it shapes how we see the world in more ways than we realise.<p>Imagine looking at the Earth from space. What is at the top of the planet? If you said the …

6 Things to Know about Mass Shootings in America

<i>Editor’s Note: This story was first published in 2016 and was updated after the 2017 Las Vegas shooting.</i> <i>It is being resurfaced following</i> <i>a mass</i> …