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How to Write and Publish a Novel: 5 Crossroads You’ll Face

via pixabay/Unsplash<p><i>Guest writer A.M. Justice brings us her top tips in becoming a</i> successful <i>publisher author like her. Her recent work A Wizard’s</i> …

Roomba inventor unveils a robot for weeding

The adorable gardening robot will hit yards this summer<p>When robots take over the world, at least they’ll keep our yards tidy. Inventor Joe Jones—creator of the Roomba—is poised to launch a waterproof, solar-powered gardening robot in the summer of 2017 through his new startup, Franklin …

Robotics

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The most popular Halloween candy in every state

That's according to a survey by Influenster, a website that hosts product reviews. The company recently asked 40,000 people across the US for their favorite Halloween candy and then sorted those with the most votes by state.<p>Check out the results below.

NASA Wins Halloween With Superior Pumpkin Carving Skills

The NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory held their annual pumpkin carving contest on Thursday and it turns out that carving pumpkins is rocket science.<p>The …

The spooky history of how cats bewitched us

Witches have always liked cats. Sure, they’ve been known to hang out with a wide variety of creatures, including lambs, hornets and crabs. But felines are their favorite consorts, according to an academic analysis that tallied up animal “familiars” from 200 historic English witch trials.<p>Is anybody …

Pets

23 Brilliant Ways to Use Up Your Candy Stash

We scoured the web looking for enticing and novel uses of drugstore candy bars, perfect for using up your leftover Halloween candy stash. Be warned: these treats aren't messing around. Side effects of flipping through this roundup may include hunger pangs, nostalgia, and an overwhelming impulse to …

Dessert

The Outsiders may be 50, but it's still a teenager at heart

<i>The Outsiders</i> turns 50 today, but don’t let its age fool you: This book is a teenager, has always been a teenager, and always will be a teenager. It is adolescent in every way, from its creation story to its legacy to — most especially — its contents.<p>S.E. Hinton started writing the book at age 14, …

Books

The sweet side of Mexico's Day of the Dead

<b>Day of the Dead is one of Mexico's biggest celebrations when families remember those who have passed away.</b><p>The first of November is known as Day of the Little Angels and is dedicated to children who have died, while 2 November is dedicated to adults who have died.<p>On both days families visit …

The hard science that backs age-defying “laughter yoga”

The medicinal effects of laughter are no joke. Even forcing a chortle improves your health, which is why people in 100 countries have joined “laughter yoga” clubs, and doctors now prescribe laughter to the sick, elderly, young, and healthy for its stress-reducing effects.<p>Laughter yoga is a series …

Yoga

Day of the Dead 2016 in Pictures

Latin America

Adorable Rescue Cats and Kittens Hilariously Captured in Mid-Pounce

Over the past several years, Seth Casteel has found his niche as a photographer who captures adorably energetic images of dogs swimming underwater. Building on his cute animal portrait empire, he’s just released <i>Pounce</i>, an equally-as-endearing book that showcases rescue cats and kittens jumping and …

Golden retriever gets adorable maternity photo shoot (and 11 puppies!)

Maternity shoots aren't only for humans — and we have the pics to prove it!<p>When Kennedy Sorensen's golden retriever, Chanel, got pregnant with puppies, she got the idea to capture the memories with a photo shoot, just like her human pals do.<p>“I came up with the idea because when women get pregnant …

Couple uses puppy bouquets instead of flowers on their wedding day

- For most couples about to tie the knot, flowers are an important part of the day, but one couple is putting puppies in their place.<p>Instead, Kathryn …

100 Must-Read YA Historical Novels

My love for historical fiction began when I was a tiny budding reader and my mom read the <i>Little House on the Prairie</i> books to me (problematic, I …

Quick & healthy breakfasts that'll keep you full until lunch

A breakfast that is quick and easy can still be healthy — and keep you full until lunch. While the barriers to eating a nutrient-rich breakfast are real, including lack of time and convenience, or a lack of appetite first thing in the morning, it's a good idea to fight that urge to skip it …

Naveen Rabelli belatedly crosses Channel after passport was stolen in France, and hopes to end journey at Buckingham Palace<p>An engineer and his solar-powered tuk-tuk have arrived in Britain at the end of a seven-month, 6,200-mile overland adventure – despite a last-minute mishap.<p>Naveen Rabelli, 35, …

Buckingham Palace

Glaciers, Caves and Volcanoes: US National Parks You Need to Explore

The US is home to some of the best and most well-known national parks in the world. You know what I'm talking about: the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, the …

Crochet Necklace Ideas

Hello all the adorable ladies out there, I need the attention and consideration of you all as I have brought something of your interest as I am …

The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions

The post The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comOlympic National Park …