Astronomers confirm the discovery of a still-forming exoplanet 450 light years away. Of the thousands of new exoplanetsidentified in the past few years, none has been quite like this one—because it's forming.
In this part of the Amazon rain forest, they call it "the war over wood." It has front lines. One of them is here, in Machadinho d'Oeste in the western Brazilian state of Rondonia. The self-described of
Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness." There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a required
During the mid-1930s, in the thick of the Great Depression, the New Deal administration sent photographers like Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, and Arthur Rothstein to document all walks of American life
My wife and I are new parents. (Yay!) That means we get--no joke--maybe 50 percent as much sleep as we used to, if we're lucky. (Boo!) That's not sustainable, and I know it's not healthy. Yet we all know
As you are getting ready to pack for your summer getaway, shopping for father's day gifts, or simply want to add to your collection, make sure to check out my favorite travel accessories this year. Each
Forget Cancun. Think bigger the next time you need a 'break.' There are people who go on vacations and there are travelers. The former go somewhere to escape and relax. The latter seek immersion, adventure,
Rumer Willis—the 26-year-old daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore—won Dancing With the Stars, but she gained something more valuable: killer confidence. As told to Shaun Dreisbach. "Comparison is the
Everyone loves a good Netflix binge. From Friends to Orange is the New Black, we’ve all spent a good amount of our Friday nights watching our favorite TV shows and movies. But while Netflix can get a rap
Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places. Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget. From partying at the world's largest
As Apple prepares to launch iOS 9 at its Worldwide Developers Conference 2015 in June, we round up the key features you need to know about including rumours, release date and specs Apple's Worldwide Developer
If you're looking for the best way to track your activity and exercise, the $150 Fitbit Charge HR is the fitness tracker we'd recommend for most people. According to our tests--which included 60 hours
In the humble-looking notebook of a luckless prospector staying in a cabin on Jackass Hill near here in California's Gold Country a century and a half ago, there's an entry barely longer than a tweet.
We all have a horror story about being late -- arriving at a wedding just as the bride and groom are running off in a shower of birdseed or picking up your panicked child at an otherwise empty field after
Get ready for The Dark Tower, lifeguards running in slo-mo, and—sigh–more Minions. The weather is beginning to change, the sun is starting to peek out more, the days are longer, the nights perfect for
It's time to discover some incredible portraiture. Whether you're going to use it to inspire other forms of art, or you just want to see 10 examples of portrait photography at its absolute best, these
To survive, we humans need to be able to do a handful of things: breathe, of course. And drink and eat. Those are obvious. We're going to focus now on a less obvious — but no less vital — human function:
Imagine a sprawling villa in the heart of California wine country, a Hawaii home overlooking a 19-foot waterfall and swimming grotto, or a rustic Alaska cabin with nighttime views of the northern lights.
It's the year 2030 and your daily commute begins with the press of a button. Using a smartphone app, you summon an autonomous car — the Mercedes F015. The car starts, exits a parking garage, and drives
I've been struggling to get back in shape after chemo. Since being diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma (Stage IV) in late 2011, my life changed. Beyond the psychological and emotional consequences of how affected