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The 20 Most Beautiful Places in California

Traveling through California is like getting a crash course in America's natural beauty: the windswept deserts, Redwood forests, rocky coastlines, and rows of vines. Add to that some world-famous architecture and city skylines, and you have a state you could spend a lifetime exploring. It's …

Which are the world’s fastest-growing economies?

Myanmar is the world’s fastest-growing economy, according to the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook. The country’s GDP is projected to grow by 8.6% …

A new oven has been designed to cook wood fired pizza anywhere

In 2012, Tom Gozney wanted to create an oven that would make it easier to cook wood fired food at home or on the road.<p>Since then, Tom has worked with …

Prototypes

10 Things to See at FotoFest Houston

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Reservation. Scottsdale, Arizona. 2011. From the series Water.<br>Edward Burtynsky—Courtesy Nicholas Metivier Gallery, …

Art

Travelers share photos of the people they've met around the world

A place can leave a lasting impression, but architecture rarely makes an impact on a traveler the way a person can.<p>Perhaps that's why last month's …

30 Aww-Inspiring Photos of Newborns to Make Your Heart Melt

This collection really needs no introduction... so allow me to keep this short. Newborns are cute -- like, unbearably cute. Newborns dressed up or placed on adorable props or photographed with the perfect expression plastered across their face are, in fact, so cute you might not be able to take …

Baby gorilla shows off his bouffant hair-do in Virunga National Park, in pictures - Telegraph

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards: National Awards winners revealed - Telegraph

Spectacular warped beauty of Mumbai interiors - CNN Style

Written by Thomas Page, CNN<p>Architecture is a precious thing; delicate and worth preserving. Whether by the slow slip into decrepitude or wanton destruction at the hands of terror, our heritage is at risk.<p>That's the driving force behind "Look Up Mumbai," an installation overseen by Professor Sarah …

This Moroccan City Is Completely Covered in Ethereal Blue Paint

Chefchaouen is the stuff of dreams — but it's real.<p>As people who love color, we're always looking out for rooms that employ vibrant decor. But entire cities that embrace our love of saturated hues? Now you've got us excited.<p>Chefchaouen is a town in northwest Morocco that is best known for its …

11,000 camels gather in the desert for an annual fair

At the end of each November, more than 11,000 camels and 400,000 people gather in western India for 14 days of celebration.<p>The Pushkar Camel Fair …

21 amazing World Heritage Sites you've probably never heard of

TIME Picks the Top 100 Photos of 2015

In this unranked gallery, TIME presents the top 100 photos of the yearA protester wears grass around his face to obscure<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Goran …

List-Worthy

10 Vacation Spots That Are About To Get Huge

Whoever said that patience is a virtue had no comprehension of just how badly you needed a vacation. And one of the biggest things to look forward to …

Photographer Spent 2,500 Hours Capturing Stunning Photos of Complex Snowflakes

Through his camera lens, Canadian photographer Don Komarechka explores a world which cannot been seen by the naked eye. Specifically interested in nature and macro photography, images by the young artist reveal a closer look at how the universe works. His recently unveiled piece, <i>The Snowflake</i>, …

What yoga record attempt tells us about India

<b>India is in the grip of yoga fever, thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.</b><p>Mr Modi coaxed the United Nations into declaring 21 June International Yoga Day and announced a grand event to be held in Delhi on that day. His government plans to get tens of thousands of people to perform yoga in the …

Belgium unblocks seized Russian accounts

<b>Russian state accounts frozen by Belgium in a move condemned by Moscow have been unblocked, Belgium's foreign minister says.</b><p>The assets were seized in a move triggered by a court ruling over the now-defunct Yukos oil firm.<p>In July 2014, an international arbitration court said Russian officials had …

11 Caribbean Beaches You Should See Before You Die

The Caribbean might not be on the top of your bucket list the way that, say, the Great Wall is, but that doesn't mean there aren't some heart-stoppingly pretty places you want to see there.<p>Beaches, of course, are the name of the game, and if the idea of a beach makes you want to cry with happiness …