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These Insane 4-Month Cruises Will Take You Around the World Next Year

Imagine if you could tell Sir Francis Drake that someday, people could sail around the world in under 100 days, with open bars, nightly comedy shows, …

Caution: Cleaning this way is like smoking a pack a day, study says

Just in case you needed a legitimate excuse to be messy, there's a new study that says cleaning may actually be bad for your health.<p>Researchers at the University of Bergen in Norway found that regular use of cleaning sprays contributed to a greater decline in lung function compared to those who did …

The best movie screenings in NYC this week

Every week, we round up the best movie events happening outside New York’s multiplexes, from major international film festivals (such as Sundance, …

This sweet-looking kitty is one of Africa's deadliest cats

Don't make the mistake of letting this creature's adorableness fool you: The black-footed cat (Felis nigripes) of southern Africa is among the …

Southern Africa

Every Day You Can Get into National Parks for Free This Year

It's been said that the national park system is America's greatest idea. If you have spent any time wandering these great ideas, it's easy to see why …

National Parks

19 Books To Read Before The Movie Comes Out In 2018

Another year of awesome movie adaptations!

The best books of 2017, if you combine 21 “best books of 2017” lists

Best-books-of-the-year lists are a way for editors to promote the books they loved the most, but it’s easy to forget such lists are subjective. One way to get a view of what the industry thinks as a whole is to look at the lists in aggregate. That’s why we combined 21 of 2017’s best-books roundups …

Books

The Best Fiction Books Of 2017

It's been a tough year — but a great one for books.<p>In 2017, the cultural conversation has been dominated by the constant churn of political news. But, as always, we found comfort and inspiration in books.<p>Fiction can offer an escape, but also new insight into the problems that plague us in the real …

Superior Emotional Intelligence Comes From This 1 Practice (That Nobody Wants to Do)

If you truly want higher self awareness, do this practice and you'll get it.<p>No matter which successful person I have the honor of learning from, they all mention the same thing--emotional intelligence.<p>Everyone knows that emotional intelligence is important. Thought leaders like Gary Vaynerchuk and …

Emotional Intelligence

The Best and Worst Butter from the Grocery Store

Is there anything in your kitchen more useful and universally beloved than butter? From your morning toast to your afternoon pasta to your evening …

The Best Food From Every State That Ships Nationwide

While not all states are created equal when it comes to food, it's undeniably true that in every corner of America has its share of tasty treats. …

The 100 best movies of all time as chosen by actors

1<p>Movies, Comedy<p>Tootsie (1982)icon-chevron-right<p><b>Director:</b> Sydney Pollack<b><br>Cast:</b> Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, Bill Murray<br>A struggling actor (Hoffman) …

Robert DeNiro

Here Are The Best Movies To Watch When You Really Need To Cry

Make sure you are well hydrated before watching these.

Weatherman's Hack For Scraping Ice Off Windshields Has Gone Viral

Few things are capable of bringing out our laziest instincts quite like the dreary chill of winter. People will cut damn near any corner to avoid …

20 Really Good New Books You're About To Hear Everyone Talk About Nonstop

*Gets ready to curl up with these books all winter.*<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Millie Bobby Brown Gives Us The ‘Stranger Things’ Season One Hip-Hop Recap We’ve Been Craving

If you haven’t watched <i>Stranger Things</i> season one on Netflix, you’re likely too busy endlessly scrolling through your queue to actually watch anything. That’s understandable. But if you’re looking to actually take the plunge, but don’t have the time to binge the entire thing, Millie Bobby Brown is …

9 Page-Turners Too Addictive To Put Down

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Origin</b> by Dan Brown<p>"The plot is absurd, of course, but the book is a definitive pleasure. Prepare to be absorbed—and in more ways than one." Another Brown (<i>Inferno</i>, 2013, etc.) blockbuster, blending arcana, religion, and …

Here are all 176 vendors at this year’s Winter Village at Bryant Park

The Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park opens Saturday, October 28, which means Christmas in New York is coming before Halloween begins. …

Believe Me When I Tell You These Little-Known Facts About Color Are Fascinating

Who knew the Dutch were responsible for the prevalence of orange carrots?

Chefs reveal the foods you should never order at a restaurant

When it comes to dining out, we may all have our personal preferences, but who better to give insider tips on what <i>not</i> to order at a gourmet restaurant than the chefs themselves?<p>INSIDER spoke with several professional chefs to ask their opinion about the food you should never order in a restaurant …

Expensive Beauty Products That Are Actually Worth the Money

How many times have you shelled out several $20 bills at Sephora or Ulta on a really expensive beauty product — swayed by positive reviews and influencer Instagrams — only to find out that, hey, maybe you <i>don’t</i> actually need a mascara that costs upwards of $60? It’s happened to me enough to make me …

Skin Care

13 Horror Films So Terrifying, They Made People Sick, Pass Out, Or Worse In Theaters

More like box-office ~gross~, amirite, guys?

4 Carbs You Can Eat Every Day And Not Gain One Pound, According To A Trainer

A low-carb diet isn't always the way to go for weight loss. And you definitely don't have to ditch carbs for good to lose weight. In fact, trainer …

Chefs reveal the one supermarket pasta sauce that's actually worth buying

Chances are, if you ask an Italian chef for a jarred pasta sauce recommendation, they'll look at you like you have three heads (and a less-than-refined palette).<p>It's always best to whip up your own pasta sauce— just combine San Marzano tomatoes, basil, and olive oil, and season to taste. But when …

This Thor: Ragnarok Scene Exists Because Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth Loved Playing With the Props

It’s not uncommon for directors to make appearances in their own work, but <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> director Taika Waititi’s own cameo wasn’t actually planned. …

Cookie Dough Marshmallow Fluff Exists, and We'll Take 100 Jars, Please

If eating marshmallow fluff straight from the jar sounds like your idea of a good time, you're going to freak out over this life-changing discovery. A company called Toasted Mallow makes gourmet, handcrafted marshmallows and 'mallow fluff in the most amazing flavors . . . including cookie dough! …

Dessert

Las Vegas Shooting Live Updates: Multiple Weapons Found in Gunman’s Hotel Room

LAS VEGAS — A gunman on a high floor of a Las Vegas hotel rained a rapid-fire barrage on an outdoor concert festival on Sunday night, leaving at least 59 people dead, injuring 527 others, and sending thousands of terrified survivors fleeing for cover, in one of the deadliest mass shootings in …

20 Hotels You Didn’t Know Were Owned by Celebrities

More and more celebrities have been investing their Hollywood money in the hospitality sector as of late—restaurants, nightclubs, and transportation …

Hospitality

The 28 best films of all time you've probably never seen

In 2017, we had "La La Land" and "Moonlight," while 2016 saw "Deadpool," "Rogue One," and "Finding Dory" take the stage.<p>With so much attention on these superstar blockbusters, it becomes far too easy for a quality movie to fall through the cracks — even with a star-studded cast and reputable …

'Game of Thrones': Gwendoline Christie Wasn't Prepared for Tormund's Laser Eyes of Love

A favorite "Game of Thrones" ship is even more intense than it looks.<p>Season 7 really "Late Night with Seth Meyers" that Hivju continues using his potent stare on her even after the cameras stop rolling.<p>"He likes to continue being in character even off set," Christie told Meyers of her co-star.<p>She …

TV Series