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India's New Bullet Train Will Travel Underwater

India

This tiny country is one of the top travel destinations for 2018

When we’re planning a getaway there are a couple of things we look for. Beautiful scenery, delicious food and wine and a lack of crowds. We’re sick …

11 Ancient Cities You (Probably) Don't Know About

The term "ancient city" likely calls to mind well known ruins like Athens, Machu Picchu, and Pompeii but there are many more around the world. Some …

Machu Picchu

Pretty in Pink! Kylie Jenner Shows Off Curves in Lingerie Shot for Her 20th Birthday

Kylie Jenner is bathed in pink.<p>The reality star continued to celebrate her 20th birthday by posting her latest photo wearing a racy lace lingerie …

Kim Kardashian Slammed By Fans For Hyping Pregnancy Nausea Pill On Instagram Amid Baby Surrogate Rumors

Kim Kardashian is receiving “oh no you didn’t” reactions from her Instagram and Twitter followers, and this time around, it’s not over posing nude or …

Pregnancy

Rules to Pull Off a Successful Eclectic Design (Without it Feeling Overwhelming)

Eclectic design is kind of hard to get a handle on, isn’t it? On the one hand, the amount of freedom in it is so intriguing. In a style that’s …

Home Decorating

North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system and ordered its mass production and deployment throughout the country, the state news agency reported on Sunday, after weeks of defiant ballistic missile tests.<p>The North’s KCNA news agency …

North Korea

Are White Walls the Ultimate Decorating Secret Weapon?

(Image credit: d_raw)<p>White is arguably the most versatile of paint colors, especially when it comes to that which surrounds us—walls. Would you …

Home Decorating

IKEA for Grownups: 5 Next-Level Scandinavian Shops

Although we would never want to put an age limit on shopping at everyone's favorite Swedish superstore, a new study by the lending company Earnest …

Research

House Plants: Common Ways to Kill Your Potted Friends

Plants are fickle. They're hot, they're cold, then they're dying of thirst, and now they're drowning. And they never communicate their needs …

Plants

10 Must-Visit Tourist Attractions Around the World

As a traveler, few things are more annoying than filling your bucket list with destinations that look divine on your Instagram feed, only to arrive …

European Travel

8 Tips for Keeping a Food Journal for Weight Loss

Most people think of weight loss as a formula: healthy food + exercise = weight loss. Why, then, is the scale still not budging even though you’re …

Holistic Medicine

Your Thoughts Can Change Your Reality – Says Scientist

What if someone told you your own thoughts possess the immense power to change your reality?<p>Is it really possible to alter the present and the future …

Rhode Island Landmark the Olympia Tea Room Turns 100

Before Prohibition, before McDonald’s, and definitely before Taylor Swift, there was this Watch Hill institution.<p>“Famous not Fancy” since 1916, the Olympia Tea Room, facing the docks of Rhode Island’s well-heeled yet unaffected coastal village of Watch Hill, came into being before Prohibition, the …

Rhode Island

Beautiful Kitchen Decor With Recessed Led Light Bulbs And Grey Wall Paint Color Also Using Black Chairs

Home » Kitchens » The Importance of Kitchen Recessed Lighting Ideas » Beautiful Kitchen Decor With Recessed Led Light Bulbs And Grey Wall Paint Color …

5 Technologies For 2031

Look back to the year 2001 and it’s hard to imagine how different the world was. Global Internet penetration was just 5% then, compared to 50% today, and connection speeds were frustratingly slow. Mobile phones were fairly common, but were capable of little more than voice or text. Google was still …

Quantum Computing

13 Things Interior Designers Notice In Your Home

It only takes minutes for them to reshuffle all of your furniture in their minds.<p>The first rule of design is: everyone's taste is different. But interior designers know so much about trends and style that they can't help but make some judgments (good and bad!) when they enter someone's home. In …

Home Decorating

21 Genius Travel Hacks We Learned from Instagram

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a destination wedding or a legit beach vacay, Instagram is often the first place you head to get inspo on where to eat, what to see and, most importantly, how to travel with a little less stress. Wait, what? Yup. Your fave social network is here to …

DIY

Scientists Have Found a New Way to Stop Skin Damage And Ageing From The Sun

It protects your skin from the inside out.<p>Traditional sunscreen works by reflecting harmful ultraviolet A (UVA) radiation away from your skin, but a …

Skin Care

The Shiplap Home Decor Trend Just Might Be Dying

We bet Chip and Joanna Gaines didn't see this coming.<p>When HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i> started, Joanna Gaines was one of the first major designers to really embrace shiplap.<p>These wooden boards, which are arranged so that each panel overlaps the one below it, pay tribute to the historic past of old homes. True …

Joanna Gaines

10 New Models Suspended Beds For Adults

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Interior Design

How to get the online decorators in to redesign a room for less than £200

When considering a new look for a room, “getting an interior designer in” has long been the preserve of the well-heeled. For those who live in the very best neighbourhoods – in the kind of homes where driveways are gated and a cavernous reception room comes as standard – going in for something …

The Best Streetwear Brands You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

THE GOOD COMPANY<p>The Good Company is one of those rare clothing brands that has been able to keep its local appeal with NYC-based partnerships and relatively affordable merchandise. "Based out of the Lower East Side, they have collaborated with local artists and carry other local start-ups in their …

Clothing

The Ice Cube Trick That Will Save Your Houseplants

Some people swear it even keeps orchids alive.<p>Overwatering is one of the most common causes of houseplant demise, but a simple solution may reside within your freezer.<p>Instead of hydrating plants with a watering can, which can result in messy H2O overflow, try placing a large ice cube (or a few …

NYC Death Metal Artist Arrested for Triple Homicide

Erick Shute, frontman of the New York City death metal band Pyrexia, has been arrested for a triple homicide, WSAZ reports (via Noisey). On the evening of June 13, Shute allegedly shot three West Virginia men–Jack Douglas, Travis Bartley (24), and Willie Bartley (53)–near Great Cacapon, West …

Crime

The Oscars of Fine Dining: The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Right Now

People travel thousands of miles and make reservations months in advance in search of truly world-class cuisine. And on Monday night, some of the most lauded restaurateurs, fine chefs, and food lovers found their five-star answer at the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards. For those of you who have …

Three Scientifically Proven Steps For Talking With Strangers

Behavioral scientists have found that strangers are more open to small talk than you might think.<p>Want to be better at small talk? Of course you do–or you will the next time you find yourself at a dinner party, business meeting, or networking event. You can practice the “art” of small talk, or you …

Psychology

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

Saudi Arabia is expanding its anti-Iran strategy far beyond the Middle East

Since Salman came to power early last year, and Tehran struck a nuclear deal with world powers, Riyadh has adjusted its strategy for countering the efforts of its Shi'ite Muslim rival to build influence in Africa, Asia and even Latin America.<p>Most notably, the Sunni power has used Muslim networks to …

South Asia

Tensions escalate over South China Sea claims

<b>Singapore</b> - Asia's largest defence summit concluded on Sunday amid growing fears of a legal and military showdown in the South China Sea over China's rapid construction of artificial islands with ports, airstrips and helipads in one of the world's most bitterly contested waterways.<p>At the …

China