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How the blood of the young could reverse ageing

The best reads from around the web, including vampire-inspired rejuvenation, why suicide isn’t more common and the dilemmas of artificial intelligence.<p><b>Digital</b> <b>philanthropy</b> | Interview: Bill Gates<p>Conversation about the work of the Gates Foundation, with a digression on Bitcoin and a coda on …

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …


Rihanna Confirms A New Album

The Best Under-the-Radar Destinations of 2015

It's definitely reassuring when your best friend, mom and neighbor collectively endorse your vacation. (They hear Istanbul is "absolutely fabulous" this time of year.) But we at PureWow think it's way more fun to explore a place that's yet to be affected by mass tourism.<p>From the Italian beach …

New York's Chicest Tea Houses

The chicest places to have tea in New York City.<p>Sweater weather is finally here, and we think it goes best with a side of steaming hot tea—whether you prefer pairing your lush J.W. Anderson turtleneck with a matcha latte or your Kenzo Icon sweatshirt with a classic earl grey. See our picks for …

New York City

#NoFilter Skin, Baby Hairs & More Major Beauty Moments From New York Fashion Week

The beauty trends at New York Fashion Week were as distinct as a Diane von Furstenberg wrap dress.<p>"Lazy girl" style ran rampant with luminous skin and nails painted sheer and shiny shades of beige. Meanwhile, baby hairs made a strong comeback... and Black Twitter had a lot to say about that. We …

The Fastest Way To Crack A 4-Digit PIN Number [Infographic]

Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together.<p>We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs. But, we have to stress this here, people are <i>really</i> bad at picking passwords. This infographic …

Face your fears: extreme creepy-crawly close-ups – in pictures

Wildlife photographer Yudy Sauw has captured close-ups of insects revealing their colourful and alien-like faces. In these images the insects have bulging eyes and sharp pincers and appear more grotesque than usual. Yudy photographed the bugs at his home studio in Banten, Indonesia, from 2-10cm away

What A Skincare Obsessive's Beauty Routine Looks Like

Photo: Courtesy of Beauty is Boring.<p>I have a skincare obsession and lucky me, I get the chance to experiment not just on myself but on models, …

The Truth about School

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Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

Modern Art

Ivory Coast Eco-Tourism Projects Hoped to Help Protect Local Chimpanzees

Before dawn in the thick rainforest of western Ivory Coast, the air was filled with the sounds of male chimpanzees screaming, hooting and banging on …

Artist Zimoun Unleashes a Plastic Storm Inside of a Museum

Swiss artist Zimoun has recently unleashed a “plastic storm” inside of the Museo d'Arte di Lugano in an impressive installation entitled <i>36 Ventilators, 4.7m3 Packing Chips</i>. The kinetic artwork features a plethora of styrofoam peanuts and large fans that blow them against the museum's broad window …


The GUESS Foundation Supports Peace Over Violence for Denim Day