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The 10 Most Colourful Places on the Planet

There’s no doubt the world is an amazing place, but we’ve found some of the most colourful places that exist on it. From huge rainbow coloured …

National Parks

Italy opens first-ever 24-hour free wine fountain

In most areas of the world, public drinking fountains expel regular old tap water. But not in Italy.<p>The newest public drinking fountain in Caldari di Ortona in Abruzzo flows red with rivers of wine-- and it’s free to the public.<p>This 24 hour-seven day a week “fontana del vino” was installed by the …

Italy

13 Overlooked European Cities Not Enough Americans Visit

Let's say you had a friend from Denmark coming to visit the United States, first time ever, who asked you where she ought to go. Would you say New …

100 Books You Should Read Now: An English Professor's List

"We are all refugees from our childhoods. And so we turn, among other things, to stories. To write a story, to read a story, is to be a refugee from …

Literature

33 Remarkable and Best Bedroom Design or Decorating Ideas

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Interior Design

Don't look down - or perhaps do, if you dare...China opens world's highest, longest glass bridge

China has opened the world's highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge – the latest in a series of vertigo-inducing structures which are attracting tourists from all over the world.<p>The 1,410ft (430 metre) bridge, which opened on Saturday, and spans across the Zhangjiajie Canyon, in Hunan province, …

The Most Boring Article You'll Read Today

The kind of boredom you experience most often may be linked to your personality, say researchers.<p><b>Who knew boredom could be so interesting? But it's not just being bored; it's what kind of boredom you are experiencing that has researchers intrigued.</b><p>According to an article published in the journal</i> …

Jesus is 'The Original Hipster' says Brooklyn Catholic Diocese

In addition to making artisanal pickles, rocking out to vinyl records and riding their precious fixie bikes, hipsters could make going to Catholic …

Five family-friendly destinations you may not have considered

Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t tell you is how much fun it can be, and that it doesn’t have to be limited to timeshares on …

Nokia's WhatsApp QWERTY phone to take on BlackBerry

Nokia has continued its trend of introducing low-cost, social Asha smartphones with the launch its new Qwerty Asha 210. Taking a cue from the HTC ChaCha and Salsa, Nokia has embedded a dedicated social button, offering Facebook integration in Europe and Latin America (similar to the Asha 205), …

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26 Home Theaters You Wish You Owned

Suddenly your couch seems really inadequate.

Star Trek

Earth Day Pictures: 20 Stunning Shots of Earth From Space

Auroras, glaciers, and gullies feature among the most stunning pictures of Earth from space, chosen by National Geographic photo editors for Earth Day 2011.

Django Jr - The Django Unchained Cartoon (Tarantino Animated)

Most Earthlike Planets Found Yet: A "Breakthrough"

New exoplanets are at right distance from sun to support life, scientists say.<p><b>Planet hunters are significantly closer to their goal of finding an "Earth twin" with the discovery of two planets similar in size to our own, astronomers with NASA's Kepler mission announced today.</b><p>The planets, described …

This To Do List App Punishes You For Not Getting Things Done

The productivity apps all promise to help users get to the same end result by handling tasks differently and helping you get more things done.<p>But many to do list apps get in the way and make entering task a chore.<p>Carrot is different.<p>The beautifully designed app turns getting things done into a game …

Apps

8 Ordinary Things That Look Insanely Cool Under a Microscope

A really powerful microscope is the sort of thing nobody would buy for entertainment, yet we can't shake the feeling that if we had one, we'd use it …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

The quiet street where 5 days of terror ended

WATERTOWN, Mass. — Franklin Street is a stretch of about three dozen Victorian homes in this old mill town on the banks of the Charles River. It's a tree-lined street where residents say they can have a yard without paying the higher prices in neighboring Cambridge, raising children in a quiet …

2 shot at Denver marijuana rally

DENVER (AP) — Authorities are hunting for suspects after shooting broke out during a massive marijuana celebration in Denver, leaving two people with gunshot wounds.<p>The gunfire scattered thousands attending Saturday's 4/20 counterculture holiday, the first since Colorado legalized marijuana.<p>A man …