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Here's a Meditation App You'll Actually Use

Meditation Studio App<p>Most of us aren’t so great at being alone with our thoughts. What’s the first thing you do when you’re waiting for a friend at …

See The Powerful Way This Newborn Photo Shoot Honors the Placenta

"The response to this image clearly shows that we all still crave a connection."<p>When Emma Jean Nolan, a 30-year-old former midwife and photographer in Australia, was asked to shoot the birth of a Maori baby, she knew she wanted to honor his culture with her pictures. The Maori people have one word …

Pregnancy

The Sacred Ground of Humanism

The religions of the world have their fair share of holy sites. It might be the ruins of an ancient temple or it might be the birthplace of a religious prophet or the alleged son of a deity. For some, graveyards are considered sacred ground. As an atheist, none of these things apply. My sacred …

Watch: Someone Took a GoPro Camera to a Cat Cafe and the Results Are Adorable

The rise of the cat cafe is the best development of the global dining industry in recent years. Is there a better concept than an establishment that sells good coffee and allows patrons to snuggle with fuzzy kitties? No, no there is not. But at this point, most humans <i>don't</i> live within a reasonable …

Mount Everest unconquered for first time since 1974

Not one person managed to reach the summit of Mount Everest in 2015, for the first time since 1974.<p>Last year also saw the highest death toll ever on earth’s highest mountain (8,848m), with as many as 24 people killed in a single day in April when a 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal causing a huge …

Mount Everest

Best of 2015: Top 50 Photographs from Around the World

With 2015 drawing to a close, it's time to take a look back at some of our best content from the past year, including an amazing amount of truly stunning photography. Last year, we brought you a list of 37 incredible photos from 2014; this year, we're upping our game with a collection of 50 …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

The 55 best Reuters photos of the year

Here, we take a look at 55 of the most powerful images taken this year by their amazing team of photographers.<p>These photos cover a wide range of the human experience — the darkness of war, the joy that comes from love and compassion, and the bravery of those following their passions.<p>As 2015 comes …

North Africa

50 Astonishing Animal Photos of 2015

A flock of sheep walk in the haze in a Beijing suburb, China, Jan. 15, 2015.<br>Lintao Zhang—Getty Images<p>1 of 50<p>There are few things more enjoyable and …

The "Sleep Hoodie" You Never Knew You Needed

Successfully napping on the go is an awesome life skill in general. But it can be completely transformative during hellish holiday travel (especially …

This new Nest ad highlights the most amazing moments its smart cameras caught on video this year

People captured the various absurd, scary, and romantic clips with the Wi-Fi-enabled smart camera called "Nest Cam" that the company launched this summer.<p>The devices are meant to be placed around a person's home for security and surveillance purposes and are often used to check on pets or look out …

Amazing

See some of the world’s most breathtaking drone photography in 2015

Smartphone cameras opened the art of photography to basically everyone, and now, camera-equipped drones offer access to vertiginous new perspectives, from skyscrapers poking through clouds to vast fields laid out like a carpet.<p>On social media site Dronestagram, you can share those shots and see how …

Drones

Go Here, Not There: Undiscovered Places to Visit Now

There’s no denying the beauty of the Cyclades, especially the iconic Santorini sunsets on Oia, but there’s only so many times we can see that same …

The classic iPhone ringtone gets a sweet remix

There have been a lot of remixes of the iconic iPhone ringtone over the years, and this one may be the best. The guitar solo at the end is an unexpected twist.<p>The remixer goes by the name MetroGnome, and his YouTube account features countless remixes of popular songs. He’s got some original stuff …

Mac App Store

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Google Earth

Black and White Photography of India

Austrian photographer Josef Hoflehner brought from his many trips all around the world, a series of Indian landscapes’ photos in black and white. The …

Photography

2014 World Press Photo Contest

The results from the 2014 World Press Photo Contest have been announced. The World Press Photo of the Year is a picture by American photographer John Stanmeyer, who is a founding member of the VII photo agency. See more of the winners here.

Photography

Photographer Explores Beauty Through Facial Symmetry

Both Sides Of is a series by photographer Alex John Beck that explores the definition of physical beauty. Each image in the British-born, New York-based photographer's collection is a composite offering two sets of symmetrical faces. One image takes the left half of the subject's face and mirrors …

Photography

22 Brief Thoughts About That Richard Sherman Interview

1. So the Seahawks beat the 49ers to go to the Super Bowl, and Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman made the game-saving play, and Erin Andrews interviewed him on the field immediately after the game, and he hollered like a crazy person:<p>2. Within seconds people on social media were calling him a …

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

Pictures of the Week 1.17.14

Top 10 family travel destinations for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>Planning a family vacation can become a series of questions followed by several attempts to get everyone from grandparents to parents …

Top 10 in 2013: Monkeys, sleep, and peanut butter - Futurity

Ring in the new year with a look back at the most popular stories from 2013.

Peanut Butter

National Geographic's Best Travel Photos 2013 - in pictures

National Geographic has picked 10 of the most stunning travel images from 2013, from their daily photo feature Travel 365

Travel Photography

Tag: Design Travel

Gowanus Inn in Brooklyn: A Hotel Inspired by 1950s Americana<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Argentinian Cooking and Everything Custom at Carbón in Paris<p>by Alexa …

Travel

Couple Married 61 Years Ago Takes "Up" Inspired Anniversary Photos

This adorable couple, married for an incredible 61 years, finally got the photos they deserve! As a special holiday present, event designer and granddaughter Lauren Wells (on her husband's side) decided to create some truly memorable anniversary photos for her “Nina and Gramps.” According to …

Weddings

10 Amazing Upcycled Christmas Trees From All Around The World • Recyclart

Christmas is in few days, and we shared here some fresh and original Christmas Trees done by our reader with …

Articles about 8 striking designs wisconsin on Dwell.com - Dwell

Breeze-blocks, perforated concrete blocks, cinder blocks, cobogó, or even decorative terra-cotta bricks: call them what you will,...<p>It's no surprise that the most unique mailboxes came from the bygone era of Cadillacs, colorful toasters, atomic clocks, and...<p>The latest of edition of NYCxDesign …

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The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop in jewel tones …