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4 Things All Wealthy Women Know

<b>Rich Chicks Have a Vision</b><br>Having a goal can help you set your eyes on the prize, but to steer through tough times, you need a vision—a detailed picture of what the result of your hard work will look like. Visions remind you of the purpose behind your goals, says Richard Sheridan, author of <i>Joy, Inc</i>. …

Plugging Into Your Brain

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Ray Kurzweil's wild prediction that in the 2030s, nanobots will connect our brains to the cloud, merging biology with the digital world.<p>Let's talk about what's happening today.<p>Over the past few decades, billions of dollars have been poured into three areas of …

10 of the best B&Bs in Europe

Chez Papa, Barcelona<p>This bohemian-looking guesthouse close to the Sagrada Familia has a homey feel. Decorated with flea market finds with tile floors and a woodburning stove for the winter, it’s cosy and welcoming, while the multilingual French owner Hervé is always spot on with his dinner …

European Travel

The 10 best ruins in Britain

<b>St Peter’s seminary, Cardross, near Glasgow</b><p>Concrete makes good ruins, especially when formed by the robust Glaswegian imaginations of the late architects Isi Metzstein and Andy MacMillan, and when pounded over the years by northwestern coastal weather. And subjected to attrition by graffiti and …

Scotland

Forget a holiday home... how about a holiday village? You can buy this abandoned 100-acre Spanish one for just £146,000 (but there's a reason it's cheap)

• <b>The abandoned town of O Penso in Northwest Spain is now on the market</b>• <b><br>Its last resident died a decade ago and it has been uninhabited ever since</b>• <b><br>One</b> …

Real Estate

Google AI chatbot threatens human master

<i>Human: what is the colour of blood ?</i> <i><br>Machine: it is the same as a black eye .</i><p>Artificial intelligence just got threatening. A chatbot has learned how …

Ask Siri What Zero Divided By Zero Is and Receive the Best Response Ever

The Twitterverse lost their marbles Monday night over a fabulous in-joke from the tech wizards at Apple. Feel the burn.<p>Siri has always been too …

Siri

A Haiku or Two, on Sunshine

<i>Haiku52:</i><i><br>Our thoughts on food and cooking<br>In seventeen beats.</i><p>Sarah<p>If I were a plant<br>sunlight would be my food and<br>I wouldn't know bread. :(<p>Kenzi<p>there's no sun until <br>you have ice cream dripping down<br>your fingers, wrist, arm.<p><i>Photo by James Ransom</i>

Ice Cream

Questions To Never Ask Your Hotel Staff

By: Matt Meltzer<p>Remember that old say-no-to-drugs PSA with the egg and the frying pan -- this is your brain, this is your brain on drugs, blah blah blah? Well, that commercial could just as easily have been re-dubbed for the travel industry to say: "This is your brain on vacation." Because for …

The 14 Weirdest Brewery Locations in America

Churches, train stations, military bases, and more<p><b>My girlfriend groans</b> any time we're traveling and I ask to stop at a local brewery. She knows that usually means a trip to the nearest industrial park or warehouse district. Yes, breweries need a lot of cheap space, and cheap space is usually not in …

7 Must-Have Wines from a Royal Wine Adviser

Reigning British critic Jancis Robinson, a wine adviser to the queen, has influenced world opinion for almost 40 years. Here, seven bottles she loves.<p>…

Hermès Teaches You To Tie a Scarf

The fashion house introduces a virtual platform dedicated to tying its iconic scarves<p>Hermès launched its website in 2001, but in genius-brand fashion realized their iconic scarves deserved their own virtual platform. Enter: lamaisondescarres.com. In it, the visitor enters the House of Hermes …

The Man Repeller, Leandra Medine, on Wearing Gym Clothes Outside of the Gym

Blogger Leandra Medine of Man Repeller on how workout gear went from being walk-of-shame unfashionable to so chic you might just wear it 24/7.<p>The author en route to the office in exercise wear—an Adidas by Stella McCartney top and Live the Process leggings—paired with heels.<p>On a recent Friday …

What if Fairy Tales Were Feminist?

Meet the woman retelling your favorite yarns as feminist poetry.<p>Photo: Courtesy of the publisher<p>Add <b>Christine Heppermann</b>'s excellent new book, <b>Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty</b>, a volume of <b>feminist poetry</b>, to the list of Y.A. books that should find a readership beyond its intended teen …

The 5 Types of Boots Every Woman Should Own

The trick to building a perfect wardrobe is getting your basics straight first. Targeting your boot game for the season should be high on the list here are five that you'll return to over and over again from daywear to after dark.<p>The trick to building a perfect wardrobe is getting your basics …

General Tso's Chicken

Whisk stock, 1 tbsp. cornstarch, vinegar, tomato paste, 3 tbsp. light soy sauce, 1 tbsp. dark soy sauce, and 3 tbsp. water in a bowl; set sauce aside.<p>…

Food & Dining