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6 Tips on the Best Way to Pack a Carry-On Suitcase

Your Clothes<p><b>Step 1: Gather all the garments you anticipate needing.</b> Then put half of them back. Select clothes in the same color family, packing more …

Feeling Overwhelmed? This Simple Ritual Will Bring Instant Calm

You're sitting at your desk when an uneasy feeling starts to unfurl. Your stomach clenches, you feel hot, and amid the holiday deadlines, events, and …

Mindfulness

These are the top 100 books of the year, according to Google

Harry Potter reigned supreme in 2016.<p>The series remains among the most popular books, and the latest edition of the canon, "Harry Potter and the …

Books

10+ Of The Funniest Entries From The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 (see 2015 here) came to an end on October 1st, and while we‘re waiting for the winners to be announced, …

How a baby bird gave me the will to live again

BLOOM PHOTGRAPHYSam Bloom regained her will to live after she was paralysed with the help of a magpie<p>Her life as she knew it was over and she sank …

Medicine

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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ISO Review: Capture the Night Sky with the ISO-less Nikon D750

The clear night sky under a new moon is almost always the same brightness in the same location. I have blindly put my camera on ISO 6400 as a result. …

Meet the adorable pups from Portugal travelling the world in style

Meet Max and Louise, the two adorable pups from Portugal travelling the world in style thanks to their loving owners.<p>These two fun-loving dogs have probably travelled more than most humans, spending their holidays in luxury hotels, diving into swimming pools and riding in the back of fancy …

Pets

Scotland's favourite books: readers' picks

As part of its #LovetoRead campaign, the BBC last week released a list of 30 novels by authors born or based in Scotland designed, under the auspices of a public vote, to identify the nation’s favourite. The selection, as all such lists are wont to do, sparked much contention and dissent. So we …

Books

18 new books to read this summer, from thrillers to family sagas to alternate universes - Vox

It’s officially summer. The flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and the mercury’s climbing. A whole season of lazy afternoons reading in the park beckons.<p>And to help you decide what to read, we’ve rounded up 18 of the summer’s best new releases. From the hottest new literary debut to the …