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Only one city in the world is more sustainable than London

The first Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index of 50 cities has declared a winner, and London only made the number two spot<p>Excellent higher education establishments and a strong health record have helped make London the second most sustainable city in the world, a new report has found, but high …

Smart Cities

A Fairylike

Softcore Ruin Porn: Abandoned Buildings Made Sweet, Not Scary

“Ruin porn”–photographs of decrepit, abandoned buildings–has become an Internet trope so popular that behavioral scientists have investigated why we’re so obsessed with it. Those addicted to decay never face a shortage of haunted-looking abandoned house pictures around the web.<p>French photographer …

Abandoned Buildings

Running tours add a workout to city sightseeing

About 10 years ago, Michael Gazaleh was working as a chiropractor at a small gym in New York City when a customer called with a somewhat unusual …

Samsung rejects concern over 'Orwellian' privacy policy

Smart TV voice recognition software could transmit ‘personal or other sensitive information’ to a third party, Samsung’s policy warns<p>Users of Samsung’s Smart TV devices have raised concerns over the device’s privacy policy, which seems to suggest that they should not discuss any sensitive topics in …

Privacy

What Outdoor Photos Would Look Like with Other Stars and Planets as Our Sun and Moon

The photo illustration above shows what a photo of a sunset here on Earth would look like if the sun were replaced with Arcturus, one of the …

Astronomy

Inside China's Mission Hills Golf Club, The Largest Golf Resort In The World

The sport was banned under Mao in the 1940s through the '80s for being a millionaires' hobby. It wasn't until 1984 that the first golf course in China was even constructed, and then 20 years later in 2004, building new golf courses was banned.<p>Of course, that hasn't stopped developers from doing it …

Golf

the-online

The Sundance Beauty Rules: How to Go From Après-Ski to After-Party at Park City's Favorite Film Festival

Any makeup artist feels the pressure before a big premiere, but the events at the Sundance Film Festival pose their own unique challenges. Long workdays, dry mountain air, and limited time to get ready are all part of the scene—which, by the way, calls for a perfectly undone approach to beauty. …

leaf and frost

Asteroid swings very near Earth: Are you up for a midnight viewing?

An asteroid five football fields wide will make a near-Earth flyby on Monday, and you may be able to see it at the witching hour with a pair of strong binoculars.<p>Late Monday -- particularly at midnight -- will be prime time for trying to catch a glimpse of asteroid 2004 BL86, said the<p>Jet Propulsion …

99 Peanut Butter Recipes That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Better

Anyone who knows anything knows that peanut butter is the best food on the planet. It's the greatest filling for a sandwich, perfectly offsetting the sweetness of jam and fluff. It's the star of the most delicious candy known to man (ahem, Reese's). And, it's chocolate's best friend. Not to mention …

Dessert

7 Beauty Looks Made for Menswear-Inspired Dressing: From Ciara to Kristen Stewart

From seventies-inspired white pant suits to the return of the tuxedo jacket, menswear-inspired dressing can telegraph <b>Bianca Jagger</b> or <b>Bowie</b>—depending on your hair and makeup. Spotted at Berlin Fashion Week, <b>Dree Hemingway</b> upped the tough-edged glamour of a black suit with pin-straight hair and …

Art Now: Jeanne-Salome Rochat

'It seems that art is the only arena in which differences are tolerated, at least in central Europe and in what I know of Northern America...I don't …

Body Modification

Is Tennis the Next Big Model Workout? Watch Constance Jablonski Play Her Way to a Better Body

Had **Constance Jablonski’**s pro tennis ambitions not been derailed by a powerhouse modeling career, the French runway favorite might be perfecting her hard serve full-time. In today’s fitness video, the Victoria’s Secret model takes us to New York City’s Midtown Tennis Club, where she regularly …

selena gomez debuts a choppy new ’do

lobs for all.<p>We think 2015 might be a year of change for Selena Gomez. She supposed cracked up at SNL's parody of her exboyfriend Justin Bieber, she (maybe) is dating the super cool DJ Zedd, and now she's traded in her signature, flowing locks for a new choppy lob—and January isn't even over …

Celebrity Gossip

Wormhole to another galaxy may exist in Milky Way

A space-time tunnel could exist in the middle of the Milky Way and we could travel through it, say scientists<p>A giant doorway to another galaxy may exist at the centre of the Milky Way, a study suggests.<p>Scientists believe that dark matter at the centre of our galaxy could sustain a wormhole that we …

NL Architects design luxury hotel shaped like a massive amethyst geode

NL Architects designed a luxury hotel that’s sure to turn heads wherever it’s located—meet the Amethyst Hotel, an eye-catching tower in the shape of …

Design

Test Drive: Which Cut Flowers Last Longest?

Some flowers were never meant to be cut, withering to nothing as soon as they are plucked. Others, it seems, are oblivious to being severed from …