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A Map of all the Places in the U.S. Where Nobody Lives

This is your last chance to visit the Keys in New York as The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary closes up for the year on Monday, April 21. But that still leaves you a full weekend (of mild temperatures) to escape to the exhibition. We're also looking at the delicious closing weekend of our Spring Culinary Kids Food Festival, the launch of Earth week with Sunday's Terrace Talk (cocktails, anyone?) and a bunch more. We'll be open Easter Sunday AND next Monday, so don't worry about cooping yourself up at home! http://bit.ly/1eQYLy0

Three Sisters Over 100 Years Old Share Their Secrets to a Long Life

To live a long and happy life, just listen to sisters Rubye Cox, Ruth Branum and Rose Shloss, who are each over 100 years old.<p>So how exactly did the …

Nonprofits

Mandatory GMO Labeling Bill Passed In Vermont Senate, Could Be Nation's First

By Carey Gillam and Lisa Baertlein<p>April 16 (Reuters) - The Vermont Senate passed a bill on Wednesday that would make the state the first in the United States to enact mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically modified crops.<p>"We are really excited that Vermont is going to be leading on …

Scenes of Spring

Temperatures in the northern hemisphere are finally warming, flowers are blooming, and the sunshine beckons us outside once again. On a nice spring day like today, I thought I'd share some recent colorful images of the season from Germany, Japan, Scotland, the United States, and more.

In Search of Low-Key Miami

“Have a seat by the window; it’s better to watch the wildlife that way,” the host at <b>Osteria del Teatro</b> said with a wink as he led me to a table with a view.<p>Before long, I was enjoying the show–a parade of people streaming toward Washington Avenue, one of the most happening thoroughfares in Miami’s …

Travel

Sea Serpent Eats Cosmic Diamond Ring

Changing Planet<p>Astronomers using the Very Large Telescope in Chile have captured this eye-catching image of planetary nebula Abell 33. Created when an aging star blew off its outer layers, this beautiful blue bubble is, by chance, aligned with a foreground star and bears an uncanny resemblance to a …

Astronomy

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Pets

Latest World News, Videos & Photos

The presidents of Croatia and Serbia pledged Monday to work on easing tensions between the two Balkan rivals stemming from their 1990s war, …

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