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13 Not-White Bedrooms That Still Feel Serene

(Image credit: My Scandinavian Home)<p>Here at Apartment Therapy, we're big lovers of color. But we also understand that when it comes to the bedroom, …

Stripes of wildflowers across farm fields could cut pesticide spraying

The stripy fields have been planted across England as part of a trial to boost the natural predators of pests that attack cereal crops<p>Long strips of bright wildflowers are being planted through crop fields to boost the natural predators of pests and potentially cut pesticide spraying.<p>The strips …

Ecology

The Beautiful, Forgotten Color Language Of 19th-Century Naturalists

Veinous Blood Red. Broccoli Brown. Smoke Grey.<p>Color swatches seem like a modern invention. Pantone, for instance, is tied up with the emerging post-World War II economy that needed to standardize colors in products and print media around the world. Paint companies, using carefully standardized …

Alan Greenspan: 'We have a stock market bubble'

Alan Greenspan is sounding the alarm about the booming stock market.<p>"There are two bubbles: We have a stock market bubble, and we have a bond market bubble," the former Federal Reserve chairman told Bloomberg TV on Wednesday.<p>The trouble in the bond market "will eventually be the critical issue," …

Stock Markets

What Russian Journalists Uncovered About Russian Election Meddling

A cautionary tale about the importance of independent media abroad<p>Much of 2017 was consumed with untangling the political mess that was 2016 and Russia’s role in it.Much of what we learned came from American journalists, who brought us revelation after revelation about how the Kremlin meddled in …

Russia

What We're Loving From Target's New Home Line

Ever since Target announced in July that they were launching new, in-house brands, we've been excitedly awaiting the day when we could get our hands …

Small Spaces

Google Allowed Advertisers To Target "Jewish Parasite," "Black People Ruin Everything"

Google prompted BuzzFeed News to run ads targeted to keywords like "black people ruin neighborhoods," then allowed the campaign to go live.

Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter facing blowback on Hurricane Irma comments

Hurricane Irma may have passed but the blowback on two conservative pundits' skepticism about the hurricanes' danger continues to swirl.<p>As Irma barreled into Florida over the weekend, columnist Ann Coulter and talk radio host Rush Limbaugh were making an unusual — some said dangerous — counterpoint …

Rainfall

Fox News fears could kill Rupert Murdoch's $15 billion Sky deal

Britain is putting Rupert Murdoch's dream takeover on hold because of concerns over broadcasting standards at Fox News.<p>U.K. culture secretary Karen Bradley said Tuesday that she intends to order an extensive review of 21st Century Fox's (FOX) $15 billion planned takeover of Sky TV because of …

Color Cheat Sheet: The 21 Most Perfect Blue Paint Colors

Picking our favorite blues gave us the blues. There are <i>way.too.many.</i> amazing blues out there. After all, blue is one of the most popular colors in …

Home Decorating

Exposure: Peaking

Standout moments in the lives of waves (and the surfers who ride them)<p><b>Brendon Gibbens, Ericeira, Portugal. Photo: Ellis</b><p><b>Rob Machado, San Diego,</b> …

Western Australia

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In Children's Storybooks, Realism Has Advantages

A few years ago, my daughter requested that her nightly lullaby be replaced with a bedtime story.<p>I was happy to comply, and promptly invented stories full of imaginary creatures in elaborate plots intended to convey some important lesson about patience or hard work or being kind to others.<p>But my …

University of California

Why I Love Farrow & Ball's Borrowed Light Paint Color

"It feels like you are floating among the clouds," says Atlanta interior designer Melanie Turner<p>A coat of paint is the surest way to transform a space, but why forget about the ceiling? We painted, or really, lacquered, a dining room ceiling in Farrow & Ball's pale blue Borrowed Light, which feels …

Trending on Remodelista: 5 Quick Ideas to Refresh a Room

Classic curtain hardware, check. Perfect paint color, check. Porcelain light socket, check. This week the Remodelista editors tick off a list of …

We Predict These 7 Pieces From the Novogratz Amazon Shop Will Sell Out in No Time

And they're all pretty affordable.<p>Now you have HGTV-approved decor delivered straight to your house faster than ever (in about three to five business days, to be exact). From little-known house flippers to part of the HGTV family, "Home by Novogratz" stars Robert and Courtney Novogratz just …

Is Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop pseudoscience winning?

Goop has been called out for bullshit over and over. But the brand seems to be stronger than ever.<p>On an alarmingly regular basis, Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle company Goop publishes new morsels of health bullshit.<p>And as the Goop website has emerged as a reliably laughable source of pseudoscience, a …

Pseudo-science

Three Ways People Try to Manipulate You

In sales and marketing, politics, and our personal lives, people use logical fallacies to manipulate us. Their tactics can catch us off guard, …

Rosa NE

10 contemporary homes that integrate arched doorways, windows and nooks

This week's roundup from our Pinterest boards focuses on home interiors that feature arched openings – from an Arts and Crafts-inspired Melbourne …

The 8-Piece French-Girl Summer Wardrobe

We’ll admit it—we have a thing for French style. This probably doesn’t come as a big surprise, as we’ve investigated everything from the swimsuit …

The French Girl's Guide to Entertaining

What is it about the French? They’ve officially nailed that nonchalant, tousled-chic look when it comes to fashion (we all want to dress like them), …

STUCK IN A LOOP

Donald Trump threatened James Comey via Twitter. This is not a test.

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Just 72 hours after his shocking decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to warn Comey not to share the contents of their private conversations.<p>"James Comey better hope that there are no 'tapes' of our conversations before he starts …

We overanalyze Trump. He is what he appears to be.

There is no correct Theory of Trump.<p>Why did Donald Trump fire FBI Director James Comey so abruptly, in such humiliating fashion, with no plan to communicate the reasoning behind the move and no list of replacements ready?<p>It is the question that launched a thousand think pieces. Even Trump …

Donald Trump

The Scandals of Donald Trump: Presidential Edition

In an attempt to cast doubt on one controversy, Russian interference in the election, the president fired the FBI director—creating a second, and drawing new attention to the first.<p>The thing about scandals is they tend to beget other scandals.<p>Take the various probes into Russian interference in the …

Donald Trump

Greg Palast: Trump’s tax cuts are more evidence America’s greedy billionaires have staged a political coup

<b>Greg Palast (YouTube/Larry King)</b><p>The investigative journalist warns that “voodoo economics” is coming back<p>Steven Rosenfeld<p>May 6, 2017 1:59pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Investigative journalist and filmmaker Greg Palast has spent decades covering two intertwined topics fueling …

Kushner family in Beijing: 'Invest $500,000 and immigrate' to US

The Kushner family hopes to lure investments from wealthy business owners in China with the promise of American visas.<p>Nicole Kushner Meyer, the sister of White House adviser and President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, spoke at an event in Beijing on Saturday. She was marketing a Kushner-owned …

Jared Kushner

Alabama Judge Says Segregation Good for Black Kids

A judge in Alabama ruled that a white community can form its own school system, citing race as a factor. What will the Trump/Sessions Justice …

Donald Trump's malignant narcissism is toxic: Psychologist

Mental health professionals have a 'duty to warn' about a leader who may be unfit to serve.<p>If you take President Trump’s words literally, you have no choice but to conclude that he is psychotic. A delusion is “a fixed false belief that is resistant to reason or confrontation with actual fact.” …

Donald Trump