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9 Never-Before-Seen Photos From Princess Diana's Wedding

These behind-the-scenes snaps provide a rare glimpse of the magnificent day.<p>Previously unseen candids from Princess Diana's wedding to Prince Charles have emerged, thanks to RR Auction house. The "outtakes" (aka the ones that didn't make it into the scrapbook), were shot by Lord Patrick Lichfield, …

Lavender Theme Park Blooms in China

Asia

Startup Insider: The Story Behind Stock Trading App Robinhood and Its One Million-Person Waitlist

Startup Insider is a series of articles with the goal of helping aspiring founders and entrepreneurs understand the ins and outs of starting a startup. You can sign up to stay up to date with this series here. If you have any interesting stories, you can email us here.<p>---<p>When the 2008 financial …

Startups

Super Summer Detox Salad

Monday just gave me a knowing wink, then passed me a giant serving of this summer detox salad.I’m not sure who cued Mr. Monday into my Friday night …

Detox

Declassified photos show the US's final preparations for the only nuclear weapons attacks in history

A lot has been established about the immediate preparations for the dropping of the bombs, known as "Little Boy" and "Fat Man," which were loaded onto airplanes on the North Field airbase on Tinian Island, part of the Northern Mariana Islands to the south of Japan.<p>Until recently few photographs …

World History

Making It Through The Startup 'Trough Of Sorrow'

<i>“The Struggle is where greatness comes from.”</i> - Ben Horowitz<p>Startups are hard, but they’re especially hard when things don’t go as planned. And that’s not a distant possibility, no matter how strong of a product/market fit you have. It’s a foregone conclusion that something will go wrong at some …

Startups

6 Things Brilliant Entrepreneurs Do (That the Faint-Hearted Wish They Could) | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>As Elton John once sang, life is short and the world is rough, so if you want to boogie, boy, you’ve got to start your own business.<p>Well, it was something like that.<p>I want to tell you a secret: …

Entrepreneurship

These Adorable Knitted Nests Are Helping To Keep Injured Baby Animals Safe

Katie Deline-Ray is affectionately known by her loved ones as the "crazy nest lady." She isn't quite sure how many mini handmade havens she's knitted and crocheted for injured baby animals to take refuge in over the years. But she's certain it's a lot.<p>"I stopped counting after the first couple …

Cute

Baby sloth gets teddy as replacement mum at London Zoo

Edward the seven-week-old baby sloth has been given a toy to clamber over while he is building up his strength<p>A baby sloth which is being hand-reared at London Zoo has been given a teddy from the gift shop as a replacement mother.<p>Zookeepers were forced to step in to help Edward, a seven-week-old …

Baby elephant plays with swallows

Cute little elephant spotted chasing the low-flying birds in Kruger National Park<p>It's been rather a depressing week for wildlife, but this video shows that there is still happiness to be found by watching wild animals.<p>In this lovely video taken in South Africa's Kruger National Park, a cute baby …

This Kitten Just Met This Baby Owl, And What Happened Next Is Too Much For Words.

I’m starting to think Japan might just be a magical animal land from a children’s book. We already knew they had owl cafes, and in one of them, …

Cute Animals

70 Years Since the Dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Japan

Aeronautics
Silicon Valley

Newborn Pug Puppies Love Getting Their Bellies Scratched With A Toothbrush!

This writer is a New Yorker with wanderlust. She loves good food, music, the beach, and storytelling.<p>Holy moly, these two are cute!<p>If you haven’t …

Pets

Meet the unlikely leader behind Buffalo Wild Wings, one of America's hottest restaurant chains

When the executive joined Buffalo Wild Wings in 1994, it was a fledgling Minneapolis chain with 35 restaurants.<p>As business began to grow, the board hired a new president and CEO.<p>But the man they picked never showed up for his first day of work.<p>"He had decided to stay with his current company, but …

Business Administration

38 Rubs, Brines, and Marinades to Add More Flavor to Your Life

Tired of cooking and eating the same old thing? Add new life and monster flavor to your favorite recipes with these 38 rubs, brines, and marinades.<p><b>Sometimes we need to shake things up a little bit</b>. And what better way to spice things up in the kitchen than to spice up our favorite meat, fish, and …

Cooking

Young and Entrepreneurial: Lessons Tip'd Off CEO Akshay Oberai Learned From A Successful Exit

<i>Young & Entrepreneurial is a series of articles where I've decided to interview and write about young individuals disrupting the world. By sharing the stories of these individuals, I hope to inspire youth from all over the world to follow their passions, to take the road less traveled and to</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How I Grew My Company From $100 to $400 Million

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before launching my current startup, I started a company called Trace3 with $100 and grew it to over $400 million in revenue. Certainly, Trace3 has been successful as a technology consultancy and reseller, but I didn’t start the company …

Business Strategy

The Easiest Morning Coffee Fix Is Primula's Cold Brew Bottle

Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …

Coffee

50 of the Most Stunning Historic Homes for Sale Across America

The U.S. has a lot to offer old-house lovers.<p>A railroad depot-turned-home, a farmhouse with its own vineyard, a quaint log cabin — the U.S. has a lot to offer old-house lovers.

Real Estate

50+ DIY Projects for Your Kitchen

(Image credit: Amy Herr)<p>Here's a super satisfying mega list of DIY projects and ideas for your kitchen. Included is over 50 ways to make your cooking …

Coffeemakers

Articles about minimal north carolina home built tech forward west coast couple on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.<p>After last year’s collaboration, we were excited to team up with Monogram again for the 2016 Monogram Modern Home Tour.<p>A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.<p>If green design were easy, …

North Carolina

These Beautiful Maps Show How Much Of The U.S. Is Paved Over

Take away the mountains, rivers, and lakes, and you’re left with 4 million miles of road–and a surprisingly recognizable U.S. map.<p>When you strip everything off a map except the roads, most of the U.S. is still clearly recognizable. In a series of maps of every state, and the country as a whole, …

Still Stuck for Gift Ideas?! 45 Edible Gifts to Whip Up for Everyone on Your List

It’s hard to believe we’re already a few days away from Xmas. (Seriously, where did 2014 go?) With tree decorating, holiday parties and Christmas decor DIYs, it’s a miracle we can even tie our shoes. If you’re still struggling to think of gift ideas for your loved ones, we’re here to help. We’ve …

Dessert

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

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Nutella Brownies

These Nutella Brownies almost didn't happen.<p>They were a last minute, oh hey, chocolate sounds kinda good, let's do our favorite brownie recipe. Then, as I was grabbing the flour from my cabinet, I bumped into the jar of Nutella and, well, I just went with it. Divine intervention, y'all. It's a …

Dessert