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24 of the Most Scenic Places to Camp in the United States

Take a road trip from coast to coast, and you’ll find beautiful sights in every state in the U.S.<p>One of the best things about traveling around the …

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

These destinations are spectacular—and affordable.<p><b>The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018</b><p><b>By Megan Leonhardt and Kerri Anne Renzulli</b><p>Whether you dream of …

Travel

27 Healthy Dinners You Can Make on 1 Sheet Pan

Cooking is fun; cleaning is not. And while all cooking will inevitably require a little bit of cleaning up, there are certainly ways to keep the …

Cooking

The airlines that have never had a single plane crash

While any plane crash in the modern age may feel like a freak occurrence, there’s no escaping the fact that some airlines are safer than others.<p>That much is made by clear by the existence of an EU “blacklist” of carriers banned from flying above European airspace (don’t worry, none you know), but a …

Gisele Bündchen poses barefaced on her latest Vogue cover- but can anyone look this good without make-up?

'No make-up make-up'- a style coined by the beauty industry to describe a look that is bare faced, minimal and prepped with skincare rather than anything you might find on the make-up counter.<p>It has become such a phenomenon that if you search the hashtag #Nomakeup on Instagram, over 15 million …

29 Broccoli Recipes That You'll Actually Get Excited About Eating

This vegetable has stymied everyone, including the leaders of our country.<p>Broccoli has a bad reputation, and unfortunately it’s somewhat deserved. All too often this vegetable gets cooked beyond recognition. Stalks become limp; the color of the head fades. It’s pitiful. George H.W. Bush, the 41st …

These 12 Bookstores Are Worth Traveling for

As long as books have existed, so too has the concept that reading one is like traveling without leaving your seat. Let us make the argument, though, for being transported both mentally and physically. In the age of Amazon, it’s nothing short of inspiring to see some of the most distinctively …

HERE 15 BEST HIKES IN ZION NATIONAL PARK UTAH

Zion National Park is great to drive through. There are tons of pull offs with short, easy hikes for the whole family. We’re not hardcore hikers, and …

CS 251: Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies

Cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and smart contracts<p>Autumn 2018<p>The course covers all aspects of cryptocurrencies, including distributed consensus, …

Blockchain

How to Cook Dried Beans (the Tastiest Beans of All, if You Ask Us)

By Alex Delany<p>Do you know how to cook dried beans? Well, you should. Because they're cheaper and tastier than the ones in a can, and easier to cook than you think.<p>Most people don't know how to cook dried beans. Their knowledge of legumes doesn't extend past that old playground rhyme. How’d it go? …

The Best Type of Weed to Smoke For Your Zodiac Sign

Cannabis-lovers know that smoking certain strains can enhance different sensations and highlight different qualities of the smoker — our zodiac traits are no different. Each zodiac sign has unique characteristics that make them special, as do the hundreds of different strains of marijuana. There is …

Idealism

Where Are the Rape-Kit Nurses?

Las Vegas — If you are an adult victim of sexual assault in Las Vegas, there is only one hospital where you can go to have a rape kit completed. Only two nurses in that hospital have specialized training to do the exam.<p>In a metropolitan area of two million people, in a state with consistently high …

Las Vegas

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

3 Simple Salad Dressings to Give Your Lettuce Something to Live For

Sign us up for carrot-ginger.<p>We've all had the Sad Dinner. The kind of dinner that you're eating for health reasons, or just because it's what's in your fridge and you can't muster the strength to go to the grocery store. One shouldn't be ashamed of the Sad Dinner—it's an inevitability.<p>But these …

How Veggie Burgers Can Carry You Through Morning, Noon, and Night

<i>We partnered with Amy's to show off just how to use their veggie burgers morning, noon, and night.</i><p>It’s been one of my go-to lunches for years now: a toasted, whole grain English muffin or bun, topped with a schmear of hummus or ketchup, a veggie burger, tomato, and greens. I serve it with whatever …

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations.<p>TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people around, but also opening up this knowledge to …

Books

An Upper-Body Yoga Flow That Will Take Your Practice to the Next Level

When you practice yoga regularly, you hit a point when you want to get to the next level, whether it be mastering an arm balance or perfecting your …

Fancy living off-the-grid in a super stylish customised camper van?

Colorado-based company Native Campervans now offers the chance to live fully off-the-grid in nature in an uber-stylish converted van.<p>Dillon Hansen and Jon Moran came up with the idea of a customised van rental business after travelling around New Zealand in a sleeper van for a month. “We fell in …

RVs

The Best Hikes in America

It's time to hit the trail.<p>As famed writer Wallace Stegner once said, America’s national parks are “the best idea we ever had.” And with warmer …

The 13 best US stocks you can buy right now, according to Credit Suisse

The Swiss bank asked every analyst to pick up to three stock picks based on a six- to 12-month time horizon, and ended up with 142 names. Of those 142 names, 13 were listed on the US focus list.<p>The US focus list is a compilation of the analysts' "highest conviction catalyst driven ideas."<p>"The list …

12 Ways You Absolutely Should Be Roasting Asparagus

New season, new vegetable side.<p>Baked asparagus is officially our new favorite side dish. Here are some delicious ways to take this veggie to new flavor heights.

The Wildest Travel Accommodations in the World Photos

If you’re tired of the same old hotels and resorts, it may be time to spice up your travel plans. While they may lack the usual amenities like business centers and room service, these offbeat accommodations provide their own unique offerings, from 1,000 year-old frescoes to an on-site winery to a …

Arctic Circle

9 of the Most Charming Towns in the Netherlands

You’d be hard-pressed to find a destination in the Netherlands that isn’t picturesque. (It’s no surprise that the Dutch produced so many excellent …

It’s Cheap Flights Season — Here Are Some Insane Deals You Can Book Right Now

It may be hard to accept, but the truth is that travel doesn’t have to be more expensive than life at home. It can even be <i>less</i> expensive, depending on where you go and when. You spend money everyday at home, don’t you? That cash could easily be spent seeing someplace new. Yet, cost is often cited …

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

Picking 50 wasn't easy, but here are the most beautiful natural attractions in each state.<p><i>Melissa Stanger contributed to an earlier version of this post.</i>

12 Alzheimer’s Awareness Must-Reads

Since its first diagnosis in 1901 by German psychiatrist Dr. Aloysius Alzheimer, Alzheimer’s Disease has been the prognosis for approximately 5.4 million Americans. As the Baby Boomer generation approaches the most common age demographic for the disease – sixty-five and older – that number is …

3 Ways To Get Exactly What You Want Out Of A Relationship

No one wants to be called needy. It’s an unsavory label, a punch to the gut. Moreover, it’s an unfair way to describe someone just because, well, …

Crispy Cheesy Cauliflower Hash Browns - Low Carb

Crispy Cheesy Cauliflower Hash Browns - Low Carb<p>Prep time<p>35 mins<p>Cook time<p>10 mins<p>Total time<p>45 mins<p>Crispy Cheesy Cauliflower Hash Browns are perfect as …

Recipes

Investing basics

Investing can be a great way to grow your money. This video series covers the basics to help you get started.<p>The first step to becoming a smarter, …