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100+ of the Best DIY Gifts Ever

Don't settle for store-bought gifts when you can give your loved ones these one-of-a-kind DIY presents. No matter the occasion, giving someone a gift you made yourself makes it much more meaningful. Show how special the receiver is to you by putting in some time, effort, and love on something …

Chemicals

Free stuff! 10 things grown-ups know you should never pay for if you don't want to

You've been told there's no such thing as afree lunch. And when it comes to housing and getting a college degree and health care: Maybe not.<p>But what …

7 of the Best Books On the Line Between Religion and Science

How I Lost My Faith and Found It Again Through Science<p>The titles of the two podcasts hosted by writer Mike McHargue give a sense of the breadth of his areas of concern: Ask Science Mike and The Liturgists Podcast. His writing focuses on finding a way to reconcile religious belief and an …

The 50 Best Video Games of All Time

In the 1980s, the years that led up to Nintendo’s reign were dominated by PC titles, and of these none were better imagined than Sierra’s. When …

Pokémon

Here's The One Dessert Spot You Should Try In Every Single State

Whenever we travel, we're always interested in one thing — local eats! And what better way to experience America's many food traditions than by …

8 Great Lesser-Known National Parks (and the Hidden Gems Within)

Sure, you’re familiar with the Grand Canyon’s larger-than-life vistas, Yosemite's dazzling waterfalls and granite domes, and the Great Smoky …

America’s Most Attractive Cities 2016

Aug. 18, 2016 — Oscar Wilde never visited Houston, Texas, but he might as well have. “Crying is for plain women,” he reportedly quipped. “Pretty …

The World’s Best Cities, Airports, Hotels, and More

It's a sad, wonderful fact of life that the planet offers more amazing travel experiences than one can hope to experience in a lifetime. With this …

Wedding Music: 61 Soul Songs to Get Your Guests Groovin'

When it comes to picking your wedding music, there are a plethora of genres to choose from — and if you prefer more classic music to modern hits, it can be even harder to decide on tunes to fit your taste. If you've got an old soul — and find yourself spinning records rather than relying on iTunes …

10 of the world's most breathtaking waterfalls

There are few things in nature that have a lure as irresistible as a waterfall. People often trek countless miles, endure rain and insects, and sleep on the hard ground in order to catch a glimpse of the cascading water at the end of the journey. The excitement only builds as they inch closer and …

Hiking

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

National Parks

The best backpacking trails for beginners

For some, it’s hard to imagine an easy intro to backpacking.<p>The thought of hiking for days at a time with all of your gear on your back through …

5 Famous Novels That Will Reignite Your Creativity

When was the last time you read something this deep?<p>I am a writer, and part of being a great writer means reading-- a lot.<p>But reading has so many other benefits that people tend to forget, one of which being it works your brain in a different way than reading blogs (like this one) or magazines or …

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Drew Barrymore

No Man’s Sky: everything you need to know before playing

<i>No Man’s Sky</i> is a game that lets you live out your wildest science fiction exploration fantasies, and it does so without falling into traditional gaming categories. It doesn’t have realistic guns, scripted action set pieces, or a Super Bowl-ready marketing campaign. This game, created by a …

14 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Eggs

Cooking them is really only the beginning...<p>Turns out these tasty breakfast staples are just as useful in your bathroom, your garden, or as an …

The best pop music of 2016 (so far)

So much about the first few months of pop in 2016 has been about mourning.<p>David Bowie,Glenn Frey,Merle Haggard, <b></b>Paul Kantner, George Martin, Prince, Scotty Moore, Maurice White, Bernie Worrell and the just-starting-out Christina Grimmie are among those who have left us.<p>But while the music community …

New Music

3 Cheap Stocks Set To Double Their Dividends

Plenty of investors judge a stock’s dividend by one thing: the current yield. It’s a key figure, to be sure, but it’s just a starting point. If you’re investing for the long haul, dividend <i>growth</i> is way more important.<p>To see how focusing solely on current yield distorts the payout picture, take a …

Investing

14 Science Books That Changed People's Lives

We asked BuzzFeed readers for the science books that changed their lives. This is what they told us.

WATCH: Does Infinity Exist in The Real World?

Don't even get us started on infinity plus one.<p>We learn about the concept of infinity pretty early on in life. It's the best way to get a one-up on …

100 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter, Better, and Wiser

Listen to these 100 podcasts and you will become wiser, smarter, and better at business and life.<p>Podcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, …

Entrepreneurship

5 under-the-radar beach towns to visit in Florida

Here's the thing about Florida: You visit time and again, and you're quite sure you know the state and its glorious sandy stretches pretty well. But there's always a surprise waiting for those who stray from the classic Panama City-Orlando-Miami-Key West stops.<p>From Atlantic coast enclaves that …

Travel

10 Great American Hikes That (Almost) Anyone Can Do

(Photo: Thinkstock/Purestock)<p>Hiking is the most democratic of American pastimes: Almost everyone can do it, and there's no special equipment necessary. All you need is a pair of sturdy, comfortable shoes and a spirit of discovery. And it's an activity that can be enjoyed nearly year-round, by young …

Why is Budweiser still mocking craft beer?

It started in February. During the third quarter of the Super Bowl, Budweiser rolled out a new spot dubbed “Brewed the Hard Way.” Only instead of …

Asiana Airlines Crash: Pilot Had 43 Hours Flying Boeing 777

The pilot in charge of the Asiana Airlines jet that crashed on landing at San Francisco International Airport had just 43 hours on the Boeing 777, …

Airplanes