Shaun Lankton

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How to live your best life, according to Donatella Versace

Today marks the birthday of one of the fiercest, most glamorous fashion designers to ever send a collection down a Milanese runway. No prizes for guessing who: Donatella Versace, we’re looking at you. To celebrate, we take a look back at some of her best quotes. After all – who better to round up …

American Crime Story

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Employment

Eclectic experiences on a multicity Israel tour

While the itinerary of the trip included visits to iconic sites, the overall theme was designed to cast a wider net; that is, visitors of any stripe …

Israel

The National Geographic Twins and the Falsehood of Our Post-Racial Future

On Monday, <i>National Geographic</i> opened its April issue with a sombre letter from the editor, Susan Goldberg, presented with the even more sombre headline “For Decades, Our Coverage was Racist. To Rise Above Our Past, We Must Acknowledge It.” “The Race Issue,” which marks the fiftieth anniversary of …

The World's Most Dangerous Countries for US Travellers Have Been Revealed

While everyone’s a tad obsessed with the concept of the adrenaline junkie, even the most experienced, brave (and at times reckless) travellers know …

'My 600-lb Life' Star Dr. Nowzaradan's 1200-Calorie Diet Plan Helps His Patients Lose Weight Fast

Fans tune in to TLC's My 600-lb Life to learn about people's struggles with food addiction and obesity, and they usually like to cheer on the …

5 Metabolism-Boosting Foods

1<p>Spicy Food<p>If you’re one of those people who pours hot sauce on <i>everything</i>, you may unknowingly be helping your body burn fat. Research has shown that …

Nutrition

The 26 Best Wedding Dress Ideas From the Fall 2018 Runways

While the Fall 2018 season provided a fresh crop of wardrobe ideas to revisit during the colder months, next season’s brides-to-be would also do well to scout the collections as they gear up for their big day. From New York to Paris, designers sent out a number of options that could be ideal for …

A "monster solar storm" is supposed to hit Earth today, and here's what that means

Batten down the hatches, earthlings! A solar storm is forecasted for today, March 14th. What can we expect during today’s “monster solar storm”? …

Native American overdose deaths surge since opioid epidemic

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Overdose deaths in Native American communities have skyrocketed in the time the opioid epidemic has swept the U.S. and federal officials are looking for solutions.<p>Native Americans and Alaska Natives saw a fivefold increase in overdose deaths between 1999 and 2015, Dr. …

Native Americans

11 Things Traveling on a Plane Does to Your Body

Your skin loses moisture<p>Another effect of airplane air is dry skin. “Dehydration can lead to dry skin and cracked lips, although most exposure on …

Hubert de Givenchy obituary

Couturier to Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy<p>Audrey Hepburn glides through the credits of the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s in a black dress that is in no way little. It’s a long, narrow sheath, though she can still amble down Fifth Avenue unimpeded. The dress is sleeveless – yet gloves cover …

Audrey Hepburn

After a Volcano’s Ancient Supereruption, Humanity May Have Thrived

Supervolcanoes have the power to cough up enough ash to coat entire continents. They emit waves of hot gas, rocks and ash that flow down their slopes at speeds so great they strip away vegetation and kill anyone in their path. And they carve vast depressions in the planet, leaving permanent …

Anthropology

10 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss Northern Arizona

Northern Arizona makes for a perfect getaway from the buzz of busy living. Here are 10 reasons why you should put it on your travel itinerary.<p><b>The</b> …

Taos New Mexico: Best Things to Do, See and Eat

Taos New Mexico is a desert town at the foot of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains famous for its multilevel Pueblo. Expect adobe architecture against …

Day Trip from Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park

<i>This is a guest post from my dad, Grandpa Points. He and my mom are in their late-60’s, are (mostly) retired, and are ticking off “bucket list”</i> …

Hiking

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

How to Make Easy Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and dumplings are a notoriously time-consuming enterprise, but the end result is very much worth the effort. However, if you're a …

The Physical Symptoms and Possible Causes of the Often Misunderstood Diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder

Life Noggin, narrator Pat Graziosi aka Blocko very succinctly and compassionately explains bipolar disorder, the physiology of the disorder, the …

19 pairs of floral leggings that’ll hold you over ’til spring

In <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i>, Miranda Priestly famously declared that florals for spring were by no means groundbreaking. But in winter? Rocking florals …

The World's 10 Most-Googled Recipes of 2017

People are cooking everywhere in the world, and the things we eat say a lot about us. And for much of the world, making food involves looking up …

What to Do Now to Score the Cheapest Airfare in 2018

Twenty-<i>eighteen</i> is just around the corner, and as we near the end of the year, it's natural to begin planning for what's to come. If one of your New …

Pilot and Photographer Captures Ugly Hotel Carpets During His Travels

"I travel for a living. Stay in a lot of hotels. See a lot of carpet."<p>Some things don’t need an elaborate introduction, like Instagram account My …

New SmugMug Porfolios – People!

I cannot emphasize how much I think you should put your favorite photos on Smugmug! It’s just the greatest… and even if you don’t consider yourself a …

Introducing: Our Collection of Gifts for the Home Chef

Do you have a culinary all-star in your life? That person whose kitchen is their temple, who visits farmers’ markets more than once a week, who blowtorches their crème brûlée, who can operate a mandoline without cutting themselves?<p>It feels a little risky buying kitchen tools for these …

Inventions

The greatest pie shop in each of the 50 states

Every day is Pi(e) Day if you put some effort into it. Here's where to find the best pie in every state, because everything in life is better when …

The search for alien life was just dealt a massive blow

With the incredible number of galaxies that mankind can observe from its tiny little perch here in the Milky Way, we know there are an absolutely …

The Endocannabinoid System: A Beginner’s Guide – Leaf Science

Learn more about the endocannabinoid system and how it affects your health.<p>The endocannabinoid system is a biological system which plays many …

Cannabis

Road trip: National parks, Native American lands and the Grand Canyon

We found it impossible to stay on our road-trip schedule. Everywhere the eye landed seduced the photographers into stopping for a quick shot.<p>We …

National Parks