Cheryl Chen

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15 Things To Know About Dating Someone Who’s Guarded

<b>1.</b> We get weirder the longer you know us. When you first meet us, we’ll be the chill person that laughs when appropriate and just seems overall …

Here's How To Avoid One Of The Most Common Life Regrets

Karl Pillemer, a Ph.D. gerontologist at Cornell University, has spent the last several years interviewing hundreds of older Americans to systematically collect their practical wisdom.<p>His first book, <i>30 Lessons for Living</i>, synthesized advice from over 1,000 elders on topics like happiness, work, and …

Happiness

6 Reasons Why You'll Know It's Time to Move Overseas

How many times have you said you're going to do something but change your mind at the last minute? It might be a spontaneous pledge, a throw-away comment or spur-of-the-moment remark but the result is usually the same.<p>Because taking a leap of faith is <i>hard,</i> particularly when it means life might …

Positive Thinking

One County Provides Preview Of China's Looming Aging Crisis

A decade from now, about 2025, experts predict that China's population will peak — reaching as high as 1.4 billion — and begin to steadily decline. Some of them are predicting that a shrinking, aging population could lead to a national crisis.<p>One way to peer into the future is to visit a county in …

China

Europe's Worst-Case Economic Scenario Has Arrived And There May Be No Way Out

Inflation is turning negative in Europe, and it's not obvious that the continent can do much about it. REUTERS/Thierry Roge The eurozone is in deflation. It's official.<p>Inflation's fall into negative territory was confirmed Wednesday, with consumer prices down -0.2% in December. Analysts have been …

Economics

12 Counter-Intuitive Lessons About Life You Realize As You Grow Older

<i>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What life lessons are counter-intuitive or go against common sense or wisdom? Here is one of the best</i> …

Sharp shooters: Our favorite cameras of 2014

As we head into 2015, we can continue to anticipate new cameras – from smartphones to interchangeable lens models – that push photographic …

Cameras

I Found A Flash Drive Documenting A Bizarre Psychology Experiment In 2009. This Was What Was Inside. (Part 2)

Part two of a series.<p>Day One<br>10/17/2009<p>8:05pm<p><i>-A/N-</i><p>Dr. Sandoval, if you are reading these uploads before I have had the opportunity to edit them back …

2014 Brought Lasting Action On Climate Change Policy

Some of the stories that gripped our attention in 2014 will probably be forgotten in a few years — if not a few weeks. But there's one story that President Obama argues we'll be living with for decades to come.<p>"There's one issue that will define the contours of this century more dramatically than …

Christmas at Amazon: One Man's Story

What is it like to work at an Amazon warehouse during the annual holiday rush? One Amazon warehouse employee kindly narrated the "nonstop chaos" for …

Lauren Conrad???s Best Outfits of 2014 Pictures

It's fascinating to me that I've been obsessing over Lauren Conrad's outfits since...my freshman year of college when <i>Laguna Beach</i> premiered. Even if some of those early looks make us cringe now, she's forever had her finger on the zeitgeist of what we want to shop, and this year was no different, …

How To Really Let Go Of Stress On Vacation, From Someone Who Does It For A Living

Travel Channel personality Samantha Brown has made a career doing what most can only dream of: exploring the world and experiencing just about everything that travel has to offer. She has spent the last 14 years out of a suitcase in airports and hotels, taking viewers on journeys to discover the …

The Prettiest Ugly Holiday Sweaters You'll Actually Want to Wear

Ugly holiday sweater parties are right around the corner, but for the un-ironic crowd, novelty knits that light up or jingle with every step can …

The Best Royal Style Moments of 2014

Royal families have been around for a <i>long</i> time, but it felt like this year was more stylish than most. I kicked off 2014 knowing that Kate Middleton could be counted on to provide chic outfits, but I'm happy to report that I'm ending the year with a lot of new friends (like Queen Letizia and …

Angkor Wat Might Be the Prettiest Street View Yet

Fresh outta Cambodia, Angkor Wat is the latest addition to Google Maps' already considerable portfolio of beautiful places you can explore using …

These Photos Of Asia Are Utterly Breathtaking

Weerapong Chaipuck is an absolute master of low-light and long exposure photography. He uses Photoshop, but the stunning colours in his landscape pictures are primarily due to his sense of timing. You can buy prints here.

You Can Visit An Ancient Chinese City That's 100ft Underwater

What do you do when one of your cities is beneath the ocean? Turn it into a tourist attraction, of course.

Archaeology

27 Ways You're As Emotionally Guarded As Drake

"We live in a generation of not being in love and not being together."

National Geographic Travel

Happy Valentine’s Day To The One Who Got Away

I told myself I wouldn’t think about you today, but as soon as you say that, you know the battle is already lost. I knew that I would spend my whole …

Ancient Underwater City Submerged in China's Qiandao Lake

Beneath the water in the China's Qiandao Lake lies a hidden treasure. The ancient city of Shi Cheng (also known as Lion City), located in the province of Zhejiang, has been submerged underwater for 53 years. Shi Cheng was founded about 1,300 years ago in a valley surrounded by the Five Lion …

China

Tour Hong Kong's Awesome Airport, Home To A 9-Hole Golf Course And An IMAX Theater

Home to the largest IMAX screen in Hong Kong and a nine-hole golf course, this airport has earned its spot on 55 "best" lists for cleanliness, shopping, dining, and atmosphere.<p>So we weren't shocked when Vice President Biden recently visited the airport and said it makes New York's LaGuardia feel …

Hong Kong

My Daughter Isn’t Special, And Neither Are You

Every single person on this planet has lived a unique and singular existence. Their experiences have not and cannot be experienced by anyone else and …

You Will Want Everything From This 1982 Sanrio Catalog

Hello, Kitty, indeed.<p>Hello Kitty is like the Rob Lowe of girls' toys — she's been around literally forever and apparently never ages. Here's evidence: Flickr user Iron Lace has scanned a Sanrio retailer's catalog from 1982 and the products contained within are still precious. What's even a little …

Rob Lowe

This Little Girl Seeing Rain For The First Time Is The Cutest Thing You'll See Today

The beauty of childhood wonder.

18 Bookstores Every Book Lover Must Visit At Least Once

Bookstores can be a destination upon themselves.<p>From Venice to Mexico City, check out some of the most interesting book retailers out there.<p><b>1. Libreria Acqua Alta, Venice, Italy.</b><p>This bookstore features classic volumes of American and Italian books packed in traditional Venetian gondola boats. But …

Books

Adorable 10-Year-Old Girl Petitions For A Disabled "American Girl" Doll

"I want other girls to know what it’s like to be me, through a disabled American Girl’s story," says Melissa.<p>"I've read all the American Girl doll books, and I've seen all the movies, and I'm ready for an American Girl doll who looks like me," she says.<p>"Disabled girls are American girls too. We …

Inspirational Quotes To Get You Through The Week (February 4, 2014)

It's the start of a new week, which means it's time to shake off your weekend, take a deep breath and try to think positive, energizing thoughts. We can help.<p>Click through the slideshow below for this week's mood-boosting inspirational photo quotes. (And feel free to read, rinse and repeat as …

21 Things Every Traveler Wishes They Owned

I just want a comfy pair of sweatpants I can wear on a plane.

Shopping