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History buffs will love this site that maps the oldest building in every U.S. state

We report so much on the bleeding edge of all things tech, but there’s another story on the far opposite side of that world that’s just as …

Rhode Island

You Can’t Put a Price on a Good Night’s Sleep… But Amazon Did And It’s Only $30

The type of pillow you use can make a big impact on the quality of your sleep. <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has discovered a pillow that’s top rated on Amazon …

Shopping

Here's How a Registered Dietitian Meal Preps for Her Whole Family For a Week

Healthy eating can sometimes be seen as something that only people who are highly motivated and are willing to spend tons of time on their meal prep. …

Recipes

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Learning

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Car Camping Cook Kit

Your camp-chef skills are strong, but you’ve been cooking on the same single-burner backpacking stove for the last decade. It’s time to upgrade your camp cooking kit. Here are our favorite picks, from the chef knife it takes to prep your veggies to the plates that will hold your al fresco …

Study on Post-Orgasm Experiences Shows How Men Really Feel After Sex

The afterglow has a dark side.<p>Sex is straightforward until it’s over. As soon as an orgasm ends, a new, potentially confusing phase of sex begins — …

Psychology

Why You Should Be Showing Your Boudoir Leads a Full Gallery List

During that important pre-consultation with a client, most likely, she will ask to see an entire session. They have seen your amazing images on …

Social Media

Special report: The aging, childless future

Since the dawn of humans, we have faced one inexorable challenge — how to support the rise and — in the last half century or so — explosion of the …

Demographics

Turkish Photographer Beats Up Groom at Wedding Over Child Bride

Turkish wedding photographer Onur Albayrak is being hailed as a hero this week after the photographer admitted to beating up a client when he learned …

The Winners Of The 2018 Underwater Photographer Of The Year Contest Will Take Your Breath Away

The ocean is as beautiful as it is scary. The 2018 Underwater Photography Of The Year (UPY) contest have just announced its winners, and they have …

50 States, 50 Dishes: America’s Favorite Foods and Where to Get Them

Okay, technically there are 52—we see you, D.C. and Puerto Rico.<p>We love talking about where to eat around the world: the best breakfast spots in Sydney, cafés in Paris, street food stalls serving to-die-for tom yom soup in Bangkok. But this Fourth of July, we're looking in our own backyard. With …

This Is How Much Dark Matter Passes Through Your Body Every Second

The Universe, despite all the planets, stars, gas, dust, galaxies, and more we find within it, doesn’t quite add up. On the largest cosmic scales, we find the same story everywhere we look: there isn’t enough matter to account for the gravitational effects we observe. Matter clumps into a cosmic …

Dark Matter

What we found in an undisturbed rainforest hidden on top of an African mountain

Atop Mount Lico in northern Mozambique is a site that few have had the pleasure of seeing—a hidden rainforest, protected by a steep circle of rock. Though the mountain was known to locals, the forest itself remained a secret until six years ago, when Julian Bayliss spotted it on satellite imagery. …

This Song Will Instantly Lower Your Stress Level By 65 Percent

It’s well-known that the right playlist can help you focus, sleep, and even make you happier in less than 30 seconds, but now, thanks to a team of …

How to Shoot Defocused Firework Photos

I’m photographer David Johnson, and in this tutorial I’ll be sharing how I shoot long-exposure photos of defocused fireworks.<p>Gear List<p>Canon EOS 5D …

Mission Accomplished

In 1986, the space shuttle Challenger stunned the nation when it broke apart 73 seconds into flight. This is the story of the soccer ball that …

Space Exploration

The 10 Most Popular Recipes in June

Including 2 summer desserts everyone’s making right now.<p>It has been months since a holiday that gives us a day off of work, but hey, 4th of July is right around the corner. Spend your well-deserved mini vacation by making a summery icebox cake, fruit tart, or pineapple slushy—three of our most …

Eating, Walking & Dancing Our Way through New Orleans, LA

New Orleans. NOLA. The Big Easy – a city known by many names and unlike any other we’ve visited. The various influences from Europe, the Caribbean, …

9 Smoothies That End Cravings, Improve Your Workouts, And More

1 of 10<p>Linda Pugliese<p>The tastiest way to start the new year? With a shake, of course. (Take back control of your eating—and lose weight in the process—with our 21-Day Challenge!) These 9 smoothies are deliciously designed to help you stick to all your goals—just press blend.<p>Advertisement - Continue …

How to Prepare for Your First Backpacking Trip

The thought of backpacking in the outdoors can be scary for some people. The idea of carrying everything you need from water to toilet paper on your …

Marinated, Grilled Summer Vegetables

These flavor-packed grilled summer vegetables utilize what we refer to as our “Master Marinade” to wake up all of the fresh flavors of the veggies …

A Guide To Mosquito Repellents, From DEET To ... Gin And Tonic?

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>This story was originally published in 2016 and has been updated.</i><p>People do the darnedest things in hopes of avoiding mosquito bites. They burn cow dung, coconut shells or coffee. They drink gin and tonic. They eat bananas. They spray themselves with mouthwash or slather themselves in …

Mosquitoes

Great White Shark spotted off Majorca coast for first time in 30 years

A Great White Shark has reportedly been spotted off the coast of Majorca for the first time in nearly 30 years.<p>A Spanish marine conservation group …

White Shark

People suddenly get asthma after moving to Australia and researchers don't know why

Mr Basher woke up seven days later in the intensive care unit and spent five weeks in St Vincent's Hospital after developing a lung infection.<p>He said …

A Child Nutritionist Explains Exactly How to Deal With Picky Eaters

Any parent who has ever had a picky eater kid knows firsthand the frustration of trying to get their child to be healthy, adventurous, and well fed, …

Seven Tips for Getting Better Photos With Your Wide-Angle Lenses

For every tool, or in this case lens, there is often a best case usage. However, breaking the rules and using your lenses in unconventional ways not …

40 Bougie Products On Amazon That Are Surprisingly Inexpensive

Have you ever walked into a particularly bougie boutique, sniffed a delicious-but-ever-so-delicately-scented candle, and then turned it over to …

Shopping

12 Beautiful but Dangerous Hikes in the United States

1. Washington’s Mount Rainier Is One of the Deadliest Hikes in the World<p>Rising 14,000 feet above sea level, the risks associated with this climb are …

Breathtaking wonders from the winners of the Travel Photographer of the Year Awards

The impressive contest spans three categories: Nature, Cities and People, with three overall winners chosen from more than 13,000 entries. As well as …

Living Fireworks, These Animals Produce Light Shows with Their Bodies

Weird Animal Question of the Week<p>A variety of animals produce bioluminescent light, creating signals that can be used for mating and communication.<p>Weird Animal Question of the Week<p>Most Americans will see some fireworks on July 4, but some animals produce light shows with their bodies all year. …