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The historically low birthrate, explained in 3 charts

US women are having fewer and fewer babies. In some ways, it’s a sign of progress.<p>American women are having so few babies these days that the fertility rate has hit a historic low, according to stunning provisional data just published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>The number of …

Demographics

'Right-to-try' bill passes Congress

<b>(CNN) —</b> With a House of Representatives vote Tuesday, Congress passed legislation that could give terminally ill patients a way to independently seek drugs that are still experimental and not fully approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.<p>The House voted 250-169 in favor of the bill, which …

FDA

The 7 Most Walkable Cities in Europe

We’ve taken Germany’s S-Bahn in the wrong direction for an hour without noticing, gotten scammed by a taxi driver at Heathrow, and fallen so seasick …

European Travel

Ocular syphilis outbreak: The inflammatory eye disease that can make you go blind is on the rise

A new report has revealed that there is currently an outbreak of the ocular syphilis, which could potentially make you go blind.<p>According to the …

Public Health

The Secret Lives of Leonardo da Vinci

Walter Isaacson’s biography portrays a man obsessed with knowledge and almost impossible to know.<p>In Renaissance Florence, a number of designated boxes placed throughout the city allowed citizens to make anonymous denunciations of various moral crimes—in 1461, for example, the artist-monk Filippo …

These are the best places for vegans to eat in all 50 states

Long gone are the days when asking for vegan menu options yielded twisted faces and maybe a plate of tomatoes, if you were lucky. Today, vegan …

Magnificent Art Nouveau Architecture of the Great Antoni Gaudí

Celebrated for his colorful creations and avant-garde approach to architecture, Antoni Gaudí is held as a key figure in the modernist movement. In addition to introducing Spain to the Art Nouveau style, the Spanish creative is renowned for the eclectic-yet-unified nature of his projects. Though …

The Compelling Memoirs You Have To Read

Some call it navel-gazing. We call it too good to put down.<p>As much as we adore fiction, a good memoir really has a huge emotional impact on the …

Barack Obama

The Secret History Is Still the Book I Recommend to Everyone

<i>In the Cut’s recurring books column,</i> <i>Shelf Improvement</i><i>, we delve deep into our bookshelves to find recommendations that never go out of style.</i><p>Whenever …

Even in the 1700s, Book Clubs Were Really About Drinking and Socializing

And “a considerable element of boisterous good humor.”<p>In theory, book clubs are supposed to be about reading and discussing books. In practice, they …

10 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Turn 30 | Inc.com

Your 20s are supposed to be a blast, but when researchers ask those approaching 30 how they're faring, an incredible 86 percent report being in the grips of some form of quarter-life crisis. Meanwhile, other studies show the pressures on young adults have been steadily ratcheting up.<p>In short, with …

Pictures of the Week 8.10.17

13 Fourteeners for Beginners

So you’re ready to attempt your first fourteener. You’ve gone through the checklist of essentials to take: water, layers, snacks, a light. You know …

Mystery game 'What Remains of Edith Finch' finally heads to Xbox One

Frustrated that the mysterious story of <i>What Remains of Edith Finch</i> has been available on PCs and the PS4 for months, but not your Xbox One? Don't be. Giant Sparrow and Annapurna Interactive have confirmed that <i>Edith Finch</i> is coming to Xbox One on July 19th for $20. The experience remains the same, …

Xbox

How to survive 'Game of Thrones' season if you don't watch 'Game of Thrones'

How many times a day do you hear the phrase, "You know what show you should check out? <i>Game of Thrones</i>?"<p>I GET IT. It's a "phenomenal show." Fine, …

TV Series

Teriyaki Steak Roll-ups Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

48 Recipes for Mexican Foods That Aren't Tacos

Mexican food is so much more than tacos.<p>Mexican food might be the most crave-inducing cuisine out there. There's cheese, spice, crunch, rich sauces, delicate herbs, fresh vegetables. Oh, and avocado. So much avocado. Cinco de Mayo is the perfect occasion to expand out of your taco truck state of …

Cooking

Food & Wine Restaurants of the Year 2017

Lessons learned after a six-month, 45,000-mile odyssey through hundreds of restaurants in 20 cities: eat more bread, do more day drinking and don’t …

San Francisco

Philly’s iconic public sculptures, mapped - Curbed Philly

Philadelphia has an incredible stock of public art, ranging from colorful city murals to downright head-scratching sculptures scattered throughout the city. But in honor of International Sculpture Day, we at Curbed Philly wanted to highlight some of the city’s most iconic sculptures to date.<p>This is …

Museums

17 Perfect Pieces Of Advice For Married Couples From Married Couples

It's the little stuff that matters the most.<p>"My parents always say relationships are all about <b>communication and expectations.</b>" —eshellem<p>"My dad told me, <b>'never assume.'</b> You will never really know what your partner wants unless you communicate." —c446a5f811<p>"I've been married 21 years and we got …

10 Insanely Cool Caribbean Travel Adventures You Must Try

When planning your next travel adventure to the Caribbean, try and venture out and do something you have never done before, whether it be hiking up a …

Which Is The World’s Most Spoken Language? Terpene. What’s That, You Ask?

China, the most populous country in the world, has close to one billion people that speak Mandarin. Spanish is spoken by a less than half that …

A Navy SEAL's 4 Tips To Boost Mental Toughness

I think we can all agree that mental toughness is one of the most important skills in life. Yet, a lot of us don’t know how to develop it.<p>But …

The long coup: Why there is nothing left of Venezuela's democracy

It was supposed to be different. It was supposed to be a turning point. Following 16 years of Chavismo dominance, in December 2015 the democratic opposition in Venezuela had turned the tables; democratically. ‘Democracy’ and ‘Venezuela’ aren’t two words often heard side by side in a positive …

The best view in every state

The United States isn't just amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties—though there are plenty of those. From sea to shining sea, this country has some of the most incredible natural and city views on Earth.<p>It should come as no surprise that wild wonders, including the Grand Canyon, Mount …

Venezuela protesters target Maduro, vow to keep up pressure

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Thousands of protesters demanding new elections faced off with security forces who launched tear gas and stood …

Bannon’s Views Can Be Traced to a Book That Warns, ‘Winter Is Coming’

WASHINGTON — Stephen K. Bannon has read the book three times. He still keeps a copy of it — one that’s creased and copiously underlined — in a library with the rest of his favorites at his father’s house in Richmond, Va.<p>The book, “The Fourth Turning,” a 1997 work by two amateur historians, Neil …

How to Build 256 Spring Outfits With Only 16 Items

<b>The essentials:</b> Let's start with the basics: the closet staples that will suit any occasion. More importantly, they're the items that will also make …

Clothing

In Venezuela 82% of people live in poverty – where are our friends now?

Venezuela may have reversed the ruling that stripped the National Assembly of its legislative powers, but that does not mean democracy has been restored.<p>In the December 2015 elections, after 17 years of so-called “revolution”, the opposition coalition won 112 seats in the 167-seat National …

Venezuela