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Florida by Land: Hike the Florida National Scenic Trail

The Florida National Scenic Trail offers more than a thousand miles of primarily primitive hiking.<p>Stretching the length of the state from the Gulf Islands National Seashore in the northwest to Big Cypress National Preserve in the south, the Florida National Scenic Trail offers more than a thousand …

The 6 Best Mexican Islands That Aren't Cozumel

By: Meagan Drillinger<p>There's a decent chance if you went to college, you ventured to Mexico for spring break and made enough bad decisions to fill up a carry-on bag. That's what a place like Cozumel is for, after all. It's like an oasis of irresponsibility.<p>But believe it or not, there's more to …

Mexico

Can’t-Miss Food Events This Week: A Passenger Pop-Up, Sugar & Champagne

<b>Drink more vermouth:</b> Vinoteca has been urging drinkers to explore the world of vermouth with weekly happy hours and tastings. Come <b>Monday</b>, guests can …

Washington D.C.

The greatest mistranslations ever

After Google Translate’s latest update, BBC Culture finds history’s biggest language mistakes – including a US president stating ‘I desire the Poles carnally’.<p>Google Translate’s latest update – turning the app into a real-time interpreter – has been heralded as bringing us closer to ‘a world where …

French Government

How to Enable Offline Maps in the Google Maps App

Guess what! Google Maps has a hidden offline feature that can be used anywhere.<p>It may be 2015, but Zuckerberg's mission to get the whole world on the Internet has yet to be fulfilled. Thankfully, Google Maps has a dark horse ready to ride us out of the Internetless-danger zones -- OK Maps. This …

The high cost of keeping our politicians on the road

Short of buying your own private jet, it’s quite hard to think how you would spend £757,000 on travel a year. And yet, the Daily Mail claimed today, Ed Miliband has somehow managed it. The Mail’s figures work out at £63,000 a month. You may surmise that the Labour leader’s car runs on crushed …

World's Most Terrifying Ski Slopes

<i>By Allison Williams, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Strapping yourself onto two tiny pieces of wood--or one thick one--isn't terrifying enough; that's why daredevils brave cliffs, chutes, and iced-over moguls. These near-vertical runs are within recognized ski areas, proving you can be on-piste yet still out …

The Art Of Street Eating In New York City, Captured In Photos

New Yorkers are a very skilled, if unique, breed. They're accustomed to greeting a cat in the neighborhood bodega, they know where to score a steaming hot bowl of ramen at 5 a.m. and they treat subway rats like second cousins (well, sorta).<p>One thing New Yorkers have certainly mastered is the art of …

New York City

Articles about best-chair-moments-our-february-issue on Dwell.com - Dwell

America’s largest design event celebrates its most successful year yet.<p>The writers and photographers that made our September 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our July/August 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our October 2016 issue …

Prefab Homes

Bradley Cooper Says Playing Chris Kyle Changed His Life

"American Sniper" was life changing, Bradley Cooper stated Monday at the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills. And he wasn't talking about the film's unbelivable box office success. Even though "American Sniper" is now the highest-grossing war movie of all time (recently beating out …

27 Puppies Who Are Too Fluffy For Their Own Good

Warning: Extreme cuteness ahead.

Chicago Teachers Union chief blasts Rauner, says union will not back down

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis pilloried Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday and promised the CTU would not back down from Springfield or City Hall as it prepares demands for a new contract.<p>"Bruce Rauner ran on a platform about nothing," Lewis said Monday at a City Club of Chicago luncheon. …

Bruce Rauner

7 Quotes That Show How Much Chipotle Hates McDonald's

The beef is real. In an extensive oral history of Chipotle featuring lengthy interviews with multiple executives, Bloomberg shows us just how much the Mexican food chain looks down on McDonald's.<p>Today, Bloomberg took a deep dive to compile an oral history of Chipotle, the beloved burrito chain that …

Articles about quirky midcentury modern gem napa gets stunning transformation on Dwell.com - Dwell

And it has a legendary jazz club, too.<p>Midcentury completists score the ultimate catch: a 1959 post-and-beam fixer-upper in which to showcase their sprawling collection.<p>In Iceland, a midcentury single-family home originally designed by iconic architect Guðmundur Kr. Kristinsson is treated to …

Giant Tree Sculpture Cast from the Trunk of a 140-Year-Old Hemlock | Colossal

<p>Recently unveiled at the MadArt space in Seattle, Middle Fork is the lastest sculptural work by artist John Grade who worked with countless …

UK government feared terrorists would weaponise Ebola

British military experts were asked to draw up guidance at the height of the Ebola outbreak in west Africa late last year on the feasibility and potential impact of terrorists “weaponising” the virus.<p>The Ministry of Defence has released a heavily redacted report, prepared in October, that …

charred cauliflower quesadillas

Last week* I mentioned that we’d been on a big breakfast-for-dinner spree this winter, less out of a noble desire for inexpensive, balanced, …

Recipes

Taylor Swift Recruits Haim for Select 1989 Tour Dates

Throughout January, Taylor Swift‘s Instagram seemed like a shared account between the <i>1989</i> singer and the three Haim sisters. First, the quartet (plus …

The truth outta Compton: why did Suge Knight run over his friend with a truck?

Last Thursday, Ice Cube and Dr Dre were filming a promotional video for Straight Outta Compton, the highly anticipated film about NWA – the seminal hip-hop group that brought the two stars together 30 years ago in Compton, California.<p>Suge Knight, the 49-year-old music mogul whose legacy is as …

Earth's Dashboard Is Flashing Red—Are Enough People Listening?

As scientists and much of the public differ on the causes of climate change, the planet keeps getting warmer … and the effects are adding up.<p>Scientists are having trouble convincing the public that people are changing the climate.<p>A Pew Research Center survey, released last week as part of a broader …

A Review of the Venus 60mm f/2.8, the World’s First 2:1 Macro Lens with Infinity Focus

Last month, a Chinese company called Venus Optics unveiled a 60mm f/2.8 lens, the first 2:1 magnification lens with infinity focus. Thomas Shahan, …

Fast running is as deadly as sitting on couch, scientists find

Running a few times a week at a moderate pace is the best way to improve health, say scientists, as they warn against overdoing it<p>Too much exercise really can kill you, scientists have discovered, after finding runners who speed along at 7mph or more are doing themselves more harm than good.<p>A study …

Ukraine: US considers military help for Kiev as separatists plan to mobilise army

John Kerry, US secretary of state, will use visit to Ukrainian capital to consider options amid frustration in the west at failure to find diplomatic solution<p>The high-stakes poker game over east Ukraine continued on Monday, with US officials floating the idea of sending lethal military assistance …

Russia

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

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Berlin's flourishing world of art

Since the collapse of the Wall in 1989, Berlin has become a hotshot in the art world, boasting a flourishing gallery scene, its own annual art fair and the Biennale exhibit of cutting-edge works. Creative synergies, a free-spirited climate and cheap rents have turned the German capital into a major …

Bobby Brown Issues Statement on Daughter’s Hospitalization

<b>UPDATE:</b> In a statement issued by the Houston family on Monday afternoon, Bobbi Kristina “is fighting for her life,” according to Us Weekly. “We are …

Townes Van Zandt, Loretta Lynn Set for Austin City Limits Hall of Fame

The Coal Miner’s Daughter, a Western Swing supergroup, a Tex-Mex accordion legend and two iconic songwriters are the latest inductees into the Austin …

Photographer Fills an Abandoned Chinese City with Artistic Interventions

Andi Schmied documents the creation of four installations in the empty luxury resort town of Jing Jin City.<p>100 miles southeast of Beijing, an empty luxury resort town called Jing Jin City has been waiting for guests. Since 2004, the space’s 4000 villas, Hyatt Regency resort spa, horse race track, …

Lady Gaga’s Advice to Sam Smith: ‘Suffer for Your Art’

Before he was nominated for six Grammys, Sam Smith was a Little Monster. As he recalls in his new <i>Rolling Stone</i> cover story, when Smith was 17, …

13 Reasons To Get To Nicaragua Before Everyone Discovers It

Ahh, Central America. While most travelers spend their time plotting escapes to Europe or Southeast Asia, this little nugget sits unassumingly right under their noses (literally -- it's pretty much directly south, and a shorter flight than you'd think).<p>And Nicaragua may just be the best nation in …