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The 10 Best Party Beaches On Earth

<i>By the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>These are the world's best beaches to eat, drink and play, as chosen by <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> readers.<p><b>10. Super Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece</b><p><i>Courtesy Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort</i><p>If the name alone isn't enough of a hook, Super Paradise Beach on the island's …

Beaches

Sleep a lot? You might have a heightened risk of stroke, study says

There's no way to diagnose a stroke before it happens, but researchers say they've identified a clue to help doctors predict who's at risk – the amount of sleep they get at night.<p>Older adults who said they slept more than eight hours were 46% more likely to suffer strokes in the next decade than …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Gender

What to Know About the Science of E-Cigarettes

Two Columbia University professors warned in a new study Thursday that the health fears over electronic cigarettes are hindering research. The very …

Ski? Snowboard? You Need to Visit These 30 Places.

The Ultimate Winter Bucket List<p>So you call yourself a skier, eh? Prove it. We’ve compiled a list of the 30 things every winter lover needs to do in a lifetime—from shredding iconic runs and exploring must-visit locales to skinning in the backcountry and mastering crucial survival skills.<p>Snag First …

Luxury ski chalet of the week: Le Petit Palais

America's Best Ski Resort Restaurants

There’s more to slopeside cuisine than chili in a bread bowl. Here’s where to lay some foodie fresh tracks.<p>Remember the days when a ski vacation …

Cavs, Andrew Wiggins near deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers are planning to sign No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract in the coming week, according to sources close to …

It’s not just David Byrne and Radiohead: Spotify, Pandora and how streaming music kills jazz and classical

<b>David Byrne, Thom Yorke (Reuters/Hugo Correia/AP/Chris Pizzello/Photo collage by Salon)</b><p>More musicians are taking aim at the rates paid by Spotify and Pandora, and warning whole genres are in danger<p>Scott Timberg<p>July 20, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>After years in which tech-company hype has drowned out most …

24 Hotels With Spectacular Indoor Pools

Inspired by the ancient Roman baths, indoor swimming pools have become common hotel features, social hubs and even architectural wonders. Nowadays, …

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Trombone Shorty: New Orleans' Horn-Rippin' Native Son

Troy Andrews is thankful: that music is his career; that people fervently follow his band from Austin to Australia; that he's had the opportunity to write and record with some of his musical heroes. But more than anything, the 28-year-old who performs as Trombone Shorty is humbled by the fact that, …

#theLIST: Summer Love: 10 Date Ideas and What to Wear

Cue the new romances and rooftop soiréessummer is here and love is in the air. Here, 10 foolproof date ideas and the outfits to wear for each.<p>Cue the new romances and rooftop soirées—summer is here and love is in the air. Here, 10 foolproof date ideas and the outfits to wear for each.

Mango 2014 Fall/Winter Campaign

<b>Mango Welcomes Daria Back for Fall 2014</b>–After appearing in the Spanish brand’s spring advertisements, Mango has once again tapped <b>Daria Werbowy</b> for …

The Escape: Angela Pham Sails Along the Amalfi Coast

Stuck on a sailing boat with six strangers? Not a problem when exploring some of the most secluded Italian islands, steeped in gorgeous culture. Angela Pham captures it all for BAZAAR.<p>Photographer Angela Pham embarks on an Italian journey with The Sailing Collective, a group of young, adventurous …

Fall 2014 Couture’s Greatest Hits

It's In the Jeans: Inspiring Celebrity Denim

Stuck in a jeans and t-shirt rut? Get inspired by our gallery of the best denim looks worn by the most stylish stars and models.<p>Whether dark-washed or cut off, dressed up or casual, these chic celebs know how to do denim. Get inspired by their blue jean looks, plus see more celebrity style …

Couture, Couture! Street Style Fall 2014

The Haute Couture shows are in full swing in Paris and the dramatic "real world" looks are leaving us more than inspired. Our intrepid photographer, Diego Zuko, is on the front lines and bringing you the best street style looks from the City of Light.<p>The Haute Couture shows are in full swing in …

Balmain

<b>GRAPHIC SEVENTIES</b> <b><br>Paris:</b> After a recent trip to Los Angeles, creative director Olivier Rousteing was enamored by the carefree lifestyle of its …

Mila Kunis: That '60s Girl

"These are the best!” Mila Kunis exclaimed as her favorite waiter, Domingo, placed a plate of flannel cakes in front of her at the Musso & Frank Grill, the classic, clubby restaurant on Hollywood Boulevard. Kunis, 30, was pregnant with her first child with her fiancé, Ashton Kutcher, but this meal …

Kendall Jenner's H&M Shoes And More Cheap Celeb Finds Of The Week

The members of the Kardashian-Jenner clan may not be the most relatable celebrities in Hollywood, but this week Kendall Jenner proved she is *kind of* like us when she stepped out in a pair of H&M shoes. The rising model could certainly afford to wear designer shoes exclusively, but the gal knows a …