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48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

The 2015 Coachella Best Pictures

Le weekend dernier avait lieu la 17ème édition du Coachella Festival. Le cru 2015 de la première partie des festivités a tenu toutes ses promesses …

10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan. But instead of the usual suspects (lookin' at you, London and Paris), why not try one of these under-the-radar spots that are far less crowded but …

European Travel

Men And Women Use Different Scales To Weigh Moral Dilemmas

You find a time machine and travel to 1920. A young Austrian artist and war veteran named Adolf Hitler is staying in the hotel room next to yours. The doors aren't locked, so you could easily stroll next door and smother him. World War II would never happen.<p>But Hitler hasn't done anything wrong …

Like Fish We Swim: Angkor Wat - Photographs and text by Thomas Smith | LensCulture

The temples at Angkor Wat in Cambodia have become one of the most visited tourist destinations in Southeast Asia—over 2 million people are projected to see it in 2015. Although the temples are spread out over a large area, at times there are so many people, you feel like you are just swimming along …

Angkor Wat

5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

We live in a wild and wondrous world, which means it's time to dust off your passport and get busy exploring Earth's natural treasures and man-made marvels. While hunting down every awe-inspiring landmark would take a lifetime, we've started off with five must-see destinations that should be on …

Taj Mahal

I Did Not Quit My Job to Travel the World

Approximately every five minutes someone out there writes an article about how they quit their job to travel the world. Okay, maybe not every five minutes, but these days it does seem like there are many people who do just that -- save up money, quit their jobs and go from country to country, city …

50 Grisly, True Stories That Will Scare The Crap Out Of You

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1cqMomk<p>Just in time for Halloween Reddit asked “What is your scariest TRUE story?” I’ve …

Emma Watson's Thrilled Dan Stevens Will Play The Beast In 'Beauty And The Beast'

Dan Stevens, mostly known for his role in "Downton Abbey," has been cast as the Beast in Disney's live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast." Emma Watson, who will star as Belle in the new film, was thrilled with the news.<p>Watson also gave a shoutout to Luke Evans, who was cast on Wednesday as …

Nike Free Flyknit NSW "Pink Flash"

New from Nike Sportswear and joining the “Hot Lava” and “Hyper Jade” editions of the silhouette is<p>New from Nike Sportswear and joining the “Hot Lava” …

10 Foods You Absolutely Must Try In Hawaii

Picture Hawaii. It's all rainbows and waterfalls, right?<p>Of course, that stuff is great. Who doesn't love a good white sand beach with dolphins and palm trees and whatnot. But guys, we're gonna let you in on a little secret... the real joy of Hawaii is in the FOOD.<p>Below, ten things you need to feast …

Oahu

Apple Would Like You To Know People Think The iPhone’s Camera Is Awesome

BART Train toward San Francisco<br>Klodjana Dervishi<p>1 of 15<p>Apple is turning the spotlight on its users in a new international ad campaign that will see …

What Do Kanye West and Ryan Gosling Have in Common?

A photo posted by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on Feb 26, 2015 at 8:57pm PST<p>It's tempting to say the outspoken Grammy Award-winning musical artist and the award-winning actor who became famous after his role in the ultimate love story, <i>The Notebook</i>, have little in common but their celebrity …

Tattoos

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

Alice In Wonderland

9 Places That Are Surprisingly Cheap This Year

(Photo: Peter Zelei/Getty Images)<p>Call it the year of the bucket list. A strong dollar in destinations around the world is making this an amazing time to go farther and do more for much, much less in 2015. Find great value around the globe -- from usually pricey destinations like Japan and France to …

Forex

The 100 best novels: No 75 – Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (1955)

Nabokov’s tragicomic tour de force crosses the boundaries of good taste with glee<p>In 1962, almost a decade after its first appearance, Nabokov told the BBC that “<i>Lolita</i> is a special favourite of mine. It was my most difficult book – the book that treated a theme which was so distant, so remote, from …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

But it usually makes for an experience that exposes you to something new and leaves an impression for years after.<p>I was lucky enough to live in Zurich, Switzerland, for five years when I was younger. Because of its central location in Europe, Zurich made it easy to explore the rest of the continent.<p>…

European Travel