Taryn Clair

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The Cameras That Shot the Winning Photos of World Press Photo 2018

World Press Photo announced the 2018 winners of its prestigious photojournalism contest last week, and most of the winning photos (97 of 129) were …

"#Miyajima is a small island less than an hour outside the city of Hiroshima," the photographer Gamze Tatar (@gamzetatar_) writes. "It is most famous for its giant torii gate, which at high tide seems to float on the water. There are also wild deer on the island who have become accustomed to people. In the day, a lot of deer wander around the same sites as the tourists. Sometimes they fight each other for their own reasons." Submit images for consideration for our feed by tagging #myfeatureshoot. // #Japan #myfeatureshoot #streetphotographers #streetphotography #streetsgrammer #streetphotographers #streetsinworld #mytravelgram #lensonstreets #zonestreet #ig_travel #life_is_street #everybodystreet #traveldeeper #travelmemories #travelgram

It’s Tax Time: What to Remember

Tax season officially opens next week, so it’s time to get your documents organized if you haven’t already.<p>The Internal Revenue Service will officially begin accepting individual returns on Monday. You can file earlier, however, if you’re ready and have all the necessary forms, like the W-2 income …

Personal Finance

DIY: How to organize your messy cords and cables using only zip ties

Most of the DIY projects we share here at DIY Photography are based specifically around photography gear. That isn’t the case this time around, but …

Unique

10 Furniture Problems You Can Fix Yourself

A professional furniture restorer shares her secrets on making repairs that last.<p>Crystal Dvorak has been fixing, creating, restoring, and upcycling furniture for more than 20 years. The owner of Urban Patina in Shakopee, MN, she's seen every problem a piece of furniture can have. And she's fixed …

Could You Hack Your Brain To Get More Motivated?

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if you could hack them to motivate yourself?<p>These neurons are located in the middle of the brain, in …

The Brain

The Latest: Colombian president says Zika is a big threat

GENEVA (AP) — The latest on the Zika virus that is spreading through Latin America (all times local):<p>12:15 a.m.<p>The Zika virus isn't worrying only …

Public Health

Scientists May Have Just Discovered The Key To Halting Alzheimer's

Brain inflammation plays a big role in the disease's progression.<p>Curbing brain inflammation may help people treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to a landmark new study.<p>Researchers at the University of Southampton in England conducted a series of experiments showing a chemical that …

Dementia

Why Do Americans Work So Much?

The economist John Maynard Keynes predicted a society so prosperous that people would hardly have to work. But that isn’t exactly how things have played out.<p>How will we all keep busy when we only have to work 15 hours a week? That was the question that worried the economist John Maynard Keynes when …

This Is the Age When You Start to Visibly Look Older

A new skin study tells all—including the secret of "exceptional agers."<p>The tipping point, at least according to author Malcolm Gladwell, is when an idea or trend reaches critical mass and then begins to spread like wildfire. If you're talking about the cultural moment it became cool to wear …

Life-changing trips: 17 places that can reshape your world | CNN Travel

Travel

3 Simple Areas of Life Ruining Your Fitness (And What You Can Do About It)

To create an extraordinary concert experience requires a remarkable performer. Theirs a plethora of individuals involved in the execution of an awe-inspiring theater performance. It requires a cohesive small army to create a classical experience at the symphony.<p>But, what we all forget is that it …

The Health Dangers of a Spare Tire

Carrying weight around the midsection puts people at greater risk of dying than obesity does, a new study says.<p>Though it’s not a perfect tool for measuring fat, body-mass index (BMI), calculated using weight and height, is still the first line of analysis for determining if someone is overweight or …

'Minecraft: Story Mode's' adventures have familiar plots but characters worth rooting for

"Minecraft," the video game that can essentially be anything you want it to be, is everywhere.<p>Everywhere, that is, except in my home. It's on laptop computers, mobile phones and video game consoles, and it's in toy stores, bookstores and even baseball stadiums. A Chicago Cubs-branded spongy bat, …

Minecraft

'Minecraft' with a story isn't as weird as you'd think

A story-driven game about <i>Minecraft,</i> the block-building phenomenon adored by children and adults alike, might sound a tad contradictory. By design, <i>Minecraft</i> has little in the way of plot or characters -- the world is randomly generated and the best "stories" occur naturally based on what you decide …

12 Ways to Burn More Calories During ANY Workout

Calorie torching on-fleek.<p>When you're trying to drop pounds, your workouts aren’t just a great way to blow off steam after a tough day; they're also a key part of reaching your goal weight. So what’s going to give you the most bang for your calorie-burning buck?<p>As it turns out, a …

5 Easy Halloween Costumes Men Can Make Using A Pair Of Jeans

You have no excuse not to dress up.<p>If you don't already have your Halloween costume, there is no need to panic -- or go out and spend a ton of money on a some gimmicky getup. There are tons of costumes that are already hiding in your closet -- especially if you're a dude.<p>To help get you on your …

Clothing

What happened when I tried out 5 different sleep apps over 5 nights

In fact, a third of Americans get six hours of sleep or less, well below the seven to eight hours recommended by doctors and scientists.<p>Luckily, there are a huge number of sleep apps that claim they can help you get more shut-eye. But with so many on the market, it's often hard to figure out which …

6 Things That Are Making You Look Shorter

Time for a little *fashion magic*.<p>Note that the headline here says "shorter," not "short"–because being Martin Freeman-size isn't a bad thing at all, but feeling squatter than you actually are is. Here, we give you six faux pas that are literally bringing you down.

30-Day Kettlebell Challenge For The Absolute Beginner

<i>This article was originally published on September 10, 2015.</i><p>The kettlebell looks something like a cross between your grandma’s purse and an …

Why Creating A Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life, I never considered myself a "morning person." I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings. When I started working at an Architecture firm, I conformed to getting up at 7 a.m... but I …

The Best Workouts for Losing the Last 10 Pounds

So, you've come a long way on your weight loss journey, but now, whether it's five or 10 pounds you're really struggling to lose that last little bit of weight.<p>Don't worry, you're totally not alone.<p>Nearly every expert we spoke with agreed: Losing those last few pounds is tough for pretty much …

Ashli Katz, Flywheel

Welcome to our second annual Hottest Trainer competition: our search for Miami's most talented fitness instructor! Over the next two weeks we'll be profiling 16 of Miami's top workout pros, and at the end you'll get to vote for your favorite one.<p>Good luck booking a Flybarre class with Ashli Katz. …