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Palette Launches to Shake Up Your Photo Editing with Modular Controls

After raising $158,470 through Kickstarter two years ago, Palette today launched its modular control interface to help photographers take their photo …

Mass Extinction: It's the End of the World as We Know It

(Image: Death valley, ghostly visage via Shutterstock; Edited: JR/TO)<p>Guy McPherson is a professor emeritus of evolutionary biology, natural resources …

The New Korean Beauty Trend You Need to Know About

Have you noticed the latest influx of imported beauty cushion compacts? No, not the CoverGirl powder compacts your mom/grandma used to use. Known as Korea’s best-kept beauty secret, these products are everywhere — small foundation compacts that require a puff or your finger to dab the foundation …

Summer reading list: 12 books to take on holiday with your family

Summer holidays are the time to escape from the structure and constraints of the school year – and a wonderful time to read books with your children. Whether it’s a bucket and spade, a cruise, or an adventure that awaits you this summer, these books will keep your family entertained.<p>For the …

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5 Traps That Sabotage Great Sex

I'm likely having more sex than you are.<p>This isn't meant to come across as bragging. It's meant for you to take a moment and evaluate your sex life.<p>Here's my story. I've been banging the same person for 13 years. Since I was 20 years old. We have two children ages five and eight. He works, I stay …

The best beaches in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Virginia Rollison<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Fort Tilden Beach<p>NYC’s best-kept secret and lifeguard-free three-mile stretch of clean …

The world’s most incredible underwater restaurants

26 Packaged Snacks To Eat When You're Trying To Be Healthy

Plenty of options for your everyday snacking needs.<p>When you need to just grab something and GO, here are some great and healthy packaged snacks that will hold you over to your next meal and satisfy those pesky cravings.<p><b>Remember:</b> Snack time is inevitable. And if you're hungry you should eat.

The Healthy Potato Salad Recipe You Need For Your Next Party

If you strive to eat healthily but often crave carbs, here’s one way to indulge without destroying your diet: healthy lemon potato salad. Nutritionist Keri Glassman shares her recipe in the video above for an alternative to mayonnaise-based potato salad, and explains how potatoes can actually help …

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20 amazing cliffside beaches around the world | CNN Travel

STEM: 20 Kitchen Science Experiments Your Kids Will Love

<i>I don’t mean to scare you or anything but, it’s May folks. Summer vacation will be here before you know it – do you have a plan?</i><p><i>Mine is to set up</i> …

Free Things to Do in New York City

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of</b> …

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You have to try these 11 absurdly good foods next time you're in NYC

It's hard to figure out where to eat when you're in a new city — especially in New York, which is full of restaurants and food trucks.<p>But there's one unlikely place where the most unique and bizarre food samplings in any city can be found: Instagram. It's the perfect platform for figuring out where …

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The 50 Most Beautiful Small Towns in America

We've rounded up the cutest village in every single state.<p>We've rounded up the cutest village in every single state.

12 of the Coolest Kids' Spaces We've Ever Seen

This Is What the House of the Future Looked Like in 1973

Let's just say we were wrong about a few things.<p><i>In September of 1973, we thought we had the future all figured out. That's when this story originally ran in House Beautiful, claiming to predict what homes had in store for the years ahead. A few things we got right: an early look at family "</i><i>command</i> …

12 Sneaky Storage Tricks for a Tiny Bathroom

There's more room in those slim spaces and tight corners than you think.<p>Keep everything you need right at your fingertips — but off your countertops.

7 Unexpected Upgrades & Garnishes for Summer Cocktails

Two words: mojito cubes.<p>Take drinks to a whole new level with these impressive add-ons. Plus, try our 40+ best summer cocktail recipes!

Here's a Secret to Living Longer You May Not Like

Want to live longer? Eat a little less.<p>At least that’s what a growing body of research suggests. A new study published Thursday showed that …

There's a service that pays you $55,000 a year to test nail polish

Finally, a job where you're paid to keep your nails as perfect and untouched as possible.<p>Nailbox, a British nail polish subscription service, is …

From Babylon to Brooklyn: The History of Rooftop Gardens

<i>Brooklyn Navy Yard Farm by Brooklyn Grange, installed in 2012 in Brooklyn, NY</i><p>As soon as it’s warm enough to wander outside on the streets of New York, I like to look up and see if I can spot trees -- the city’s tell-tale sign of a roof garden. In nearly every city across the country, you can find …

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Pie Crust

<i>We've partnered with our friends at Diamond of California® to create a nut crust that will work for just about any pie.</i><p><i>Today: Go nuts for nut crusts—and send your next pie into the oven in one.</i><p>A lackluster crust can spoil even the most flavorful filling. Crusts are a difficult part of the pie: …

Raw, Vegan Pecan Pie Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> An easy, forgiving, and absolutely delicious vegan spin on pecan pie. Creamy medjool dates and coconut oil perfectly approximate the flavor and richness of a traditional filling. —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 8 to 10</b><p><b>For the crust</b><p>3/4 cup raw pecans<br>• 3/4 cup raw walnuts<br>• 1/4 teaspoon sea sat<br>• 1/4 cup …

'Breastfeeding Goddesses' series finds the beauty in public feeding

At a time when mothers are routinely shamed for breastfeeding their children in public, photographer Ivette Ivens wants to normalize the practice …

Forget a backyard pool, build a swimming pond instead

No self-respecting Californian can let the summer pass without a dip in the backyard — pools are as much a part of culture as the 49ers, …

4 New Weekend Getaways Around NYC

Love the Hamptons. Could live in the Catskills. None of us would ever complain about either of those little jaunts.<p>However, variety is the spice of life, and some weekends you need a buttery soft-shell crab straight from Annapolis. (Why haven't we thought to run down there one Friday?)<p>Here, four …

Avocados Provide Clue to Fighting Cancer, New Study Shows

Avocados aren’t just Americans’ favorite fruit; they also may contain a key to fighting leukemia.<p>Molecules derived from avocados have been found to …

The world's 27 most hipster neighbourhoods

12 Healthy Snacks for Guilt-Free Grazing

Please put down the Cheetos. Try one of these tasty and healthy alternatives.<p><b>Cheesy Oven Baked Green Bean Fries</b><p><b>Cocoa Dusted Almonds</b><p><b>Roasted Edamame</b><p><b>Buffalo Chicken Meatballs</b><p><b>Spicy Roasted Chickpeas</b><p><b>Summer Rolls</b><p><b>Roasted Herbed Veggie Chips</b><p><b>Fancy Deviled Eggs</b><p><b>Energy Bites</b><p><b>Crispy Mushrooms</b><p><b>Falafel Patties</b><p><b>Dried</b> …

San Francisco is going crazy for this artisanal toast, so I forked over $4 to try it ...

The Mill, a café and bakery near the Alamo Square neighborhood of San Francisco, sells slices of toast that make the soft slices of Wonder Bread from your childhood look like water crackers.<p>The Mill's inch-and-a-half-thick slabs of doughy goodness are toasted on high and served with locally sourced …

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