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Lexus just unveiled a working hoverboard!

The hoverboard is one of those keen technologies promised to us by Hollywood that simply hasn’t become part of our every day world. We’re still …

Hoverboards

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

6 Ways That Your Personality Type Affects Your Sleep

Are you an early bird? Perfectionist? Extrovert? Your "personality type" may explain a lot about how you interact with the world when you're awake, but it may also give a bit of insight into your sleep habits.<p>While character traits are hardly a significant or deciding factor when it comes to our …

Here's How We're Fighting Cancer in a Completely New Way

Why chemo could be a thing of the past.<p><i>This article was written by Mark Cragg from the University of Southampton, and was originally published by The</i> …

7 of U.S.A.'s Best Thru-Paddles - REI Co-op Journal

Every now and then we get the urge to load up our canoes or kayaks and escape civilization for a few days or weeks. Who doesn’t, right? The map below …

Feeling Anxious? Have a Pickle

I’m from northern Vermont, and am the descendant of a long line of uptight Puritans and taciturn ice fishermen. Chattiness is not our bag. At parties, we’re big on nail-biting reticence and we tend to have an over-developed concept of personal space. A lot of us, as kids, hid behind the couch when …

University of Maryland

Can Scientists Turn Birds Back Into Dinosaur Ancestors?

We know they evolved from dinosaurs about 150 million years ago, but it remains to be discovered precisely how the DNA of ground-running dinosaurs changed–a transformation that turned arms into wings, produced aerodynamic feathers, and created a beak. It’s possible that some clues to those genetic …

The Answer To This Puzzle Is Not What You'd Expect

There’s an obvious answer to this classic puzzle, and there’s the correct answer. Which will you choose?<p>This week’s puzzle was suggested by reader …

7 Monday Morning Hairstyles That You Can Do in Under 5 Minutes

Mondays are for letting yourself sleep that extra 15 minutes, not for blow-drying, curling, or straightening. So we’re dubbing Mondays a strict …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

12 Power Foods You Should Definitely Be Eating

How many of them are already in your diet?<p>Another berry, fish, or nut is proclaimed a "superfood" about every other minute. (Insert eye roll here.) But truth be told, certain eats <i>do</i> deserve props in the fitness arena, says exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist Stacy Sims, Ph.D.—especially …

Nutrition

What Chinese Centenarians Can Teach Us About Living Well

<i>By Jennifer J. Brown, Ph.D.</i><p>At 115, Boxin Huang is the oldest resident of China’s Bapan Village, also called Longevity Village. But he's not extraordinary there, where many live long past 100 years.<p>Cardiologist John Day, MD, of Intermountain Healthcare in Murray, Utah, visited Bapan and the Chinese …

This Woman Has Two Vaginas—Here’s How That’s Actually Possible

We kid you not.<p>Cassandra Bankson is known best as a YouTube star who regularly offers up beauty tips to her legion of fans. Now, she’s sharing something way more personal. After experiencing ongoing kidney pain, Cassandra went to the doctor last year and discovered that she has <i>two vaginas</i>. Not only …

Women's Health

5 Healthy, Delicious and Low-Calorie Weight Loss Recipes

In recent months television and print media have run stories about comfort food. What is comfort food? It's often gooey macaroni and cheese, a fat, …

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

Pasta Maldonado

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9 Spring White Wines To Be Drinking Right Now

1 of 9<p>CK Mondavi Family Vineyards Willow Springs Blonde Five<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Producteurs Plaimont 2010 Les Bastions Blanc<p>3 of 9<p>Mat Kearny's Verse & …

The Best DIY Projects for Spring

This roundup has been in the works for awhile, as we at Decoist love getting inspired by the creativity of other design bloggers as much as we enjoy …

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

In celebration of Earth Day, we set out to find the most beautiful natural attraction in each state, using input from folks who have lived in these places.<p>Can you guess which state the picture to the right is from? Follow along to find out. (They're in alphabetical order if you want to find yours …

The Five Essential Bags Every Serious Traveler Needs

If you're gonna jetset around the world multiple times a year every year, you're going to need some serious gear. This hobby practically requires a bag fetish.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy.<p>There's no right or wrong bag, but certain types of bags definitely prove useful, over and over. …

National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, from the …

National Parks

Money Saving Tips On Maui

<i>Day passes on the Maui Bus are only a $4 per person.</i><p>Sure, traveling to Maui can be expensive -- but there are also ways to visit Maui without having to break the bank.<p>Between the celebrity-laden luxury resorts and pricey oceanfront meals, there are also places where budget travelers can enjoy the …

Hipstamatic Launches DSPO, a Social Photo Album for iOS

Hipstamatic — the photo app maker that fired the first shot of the lo-fi instant camera phone revolution, only to have its territory ransacked by Instagram — is dipping its lens into the social photo realm with DSPO [pronounced Dis-po], a brand new collaborative photo app, launching today.<p>DSPO is a …