Skyler Ross

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Top 10 Reasons to Give Up Soda

If you’re looking for a scapegoat in the obesity epidemic, look no further than soda. It’s the single greatest caloric source in the world, …

Diabetes

Top 10 MacBook Air Accessories (list)

Apple just keeps on making their already stellar products even better with every version they release and their MacBook Air is no different. Touted …

MacBook Air

5 Roger Federer records that will likely never be broken

Roger Federer has won 18 Majors - the most of any man in the singles.<p>ANALYST<p>Top 5 / Top 10 01 Dec 2015, 10:14 IST<p>146.19K<p>Federer beat longtime rival …

Music's Top 10 Instagram Accounts of 2015: Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez & More

It's been a big year for Instagram. The fact that Taylor Swift nearly quadrupled her account's following in 2015, gaining more than 39 million …

Miley Cyrus

Top 10 moments from Kobe Bryant's career

On Sunday,<p>Kobe Bryantannounced his intention to retire after his 20th season with theLakers. Here is a look at 10 of the key moments over Bryant's memorable career:<p><b>1) Jan. 22, 2006 — Career-high 81 points vs. Toronto</b><p>Second only to Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point barrage with the Philadelphia<p>Warriorsin …

Basketball

Opinion: Why I hate cables but don’t have wireless charging on my iPhone 7 hit list

When I wrote last week’s opinion piece on five hardware lessons Apple could learn from Android manufacturers, a few of you wondered why I hadn’t added wireless charging to the list.<p>Those who know me might be especially surprised. I hate cables, and indeed went to the trouble of having a bespoke …

Wireless Charging

David Beckham is the Sexiest Man Alive, but he's also still a totally embarrassing dad

When we think of David Beckham, we see many sides to the man: Sexiest Man Alive, footballer, celebrity, future husband (in an alternate universe, of …

Top 10 hottest female athletes in the world

Here is the list of the top 10 hottest/sexiest female athletes in the world right now.<p>Top 5 / Top 10 17 Apr 2014, 17:23 IST<p>1.55M<p>Here is the list of …

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending Nov. 27, 2015:<p>Fiction<p>1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale …

Books

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The Top 10 Destinations on Our 2016 Travel List

Andrew Rowat<p>Lisbon, Portugal<p>From Nepal to Tasmania, these are the places on our hearts and minds right now.<p>Tis the season to look ahead to another …

Top 10 novels about unfaithful wives

Some years ago, at a performance of Puccini’s opera Tosca, I remembered a book I had read on the opera by a US historian that established just how inaccurate and partisan was its portrayal of the political realities of the time. The young revolutionaries Angelotti and Caravadossi, collaborators …

Literature

That Time I Made the Most Exciting and Terrifying Decision of My Life and Moved to HONG KONG

For the past 11 days I've woken up every morning with my heart pounding and my mind racing.<p>I think I'm paraphrasing Amy Poehler when I say that I'm experiencing this exquisite mix of terror and bliss that somehow results in love. I'm living in Hong Kong now, and I'm in …

Hong Kong

The first (and last) time I drank Tibetan butter tea

<i>Sometimes things don't go as planned – and those moments often make for the best stories. Tripping columns offer readers a chance to share their adventures.</i><p>There were a dozen of us, travelling rough, on a trek over the Himalayas to the Tibetan plateau. Consternation commenced when I left the stove …

Time I

Ambush Makeover: What I learned during my time in the chair

As a longtime TODAY staffer, I've watched hundreds of Ambush Makeovers — but all from the comfort of my desk.<p>On Thursday, I found myself on the other side of the camera. Here's what I learned from my very own Ambush Makeover.<p>My co-workers care<p>I'll admit it — I wasn't too pleased when I heard that a …

What I Learnt From Spending Time Away From the Internet

<i>"Lizzie, do you really need to be on your phone at this time?"</i><p><i>"I'm emailing a client,"</i> I replied to my mum who was sitting on the sofa next to me in …

As a second-time bride, here's how I learned what's 'appropriate' - TODAY.com

I’m getting married, again.<p>And I feel a little silly.<p>About a month ago, after almost eight years together, my boyfriend presented me with a ring he and my youngest daughter designed together. How could I refuse?<p>We agreed on a small wedding. Nothing big. Nothing fancy. Something simple. You know, …

That Time I asked Bush about UFOs

As we near another election cycle I always think back to the one time I ran for Mayor of my hometown and in doing so had the opportunity to ask, then …

Time I

The Time I Survived

Who am I to be writing about survival? Well, I’m someone who’s survived. It’s happened a few times, but this is the story that was closest to being …

I Drew Disney Princesses As "Adventure Time" Princesses

What time is it? PRINCESS TIME.

Walt Disney Company

This Is What It's Like To Eat Durian, The Stinky And Scary King Of Fruits

All hail the "King of Fruits".<p>It's a pretty large fruit with a husk covered in thorns. In the Philippines, durian is largely grown in Mindanao, particularly in the Davao region.<p>From where I came from, durian — like balut — is always a hit or miss. Personally, I never really thought about it. …

Ice Cream

This smart basketball can calculate your shooting percentage for you

You love basketball. You love it so much you play every day. Maybe you play in a city league, are trying to make the school team, or want to be better than all your teammates. That means you have to practice all the time. You have to shoot hundreds of free throws and hundreds more shots from inside …

Basketball notes: Elena Delle Donne gets WNBA MVP

Elena Delle Donneof theChicago Skywas announced Wednesday as theWNBA's most valuable player.<p>Delle Donne averaged 23.4 points and 33.3 minutes in 31 games this season. She also shot 95% from the free-throw line and averaged 9.4 rebounds.<p>She beat out former Connecticut stars<p>Maya Moore(246 votes) and …

Basketball

Weekend Review: Baseball scuffles, softball sweeps

It was an uneven weekend for Florida's teams on their respective diamonds. Florida's top-10 baseball team lost its first home series of the season, …

College Sports

Neurons dynamically switch identity in response to brain activity

The human brain is often said to be the most complex object in the known universe, and there’s good reason to believe that this old cliché is true. Even the apparently simple task of compiling a census of the different types of cells it contains has proven to be extremely difficult. Researchers …

Neuroscience