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5 Epic Road Trips Across America

No mode of travel is more American than the road trip. It’s basically a national rite of passage. Dating back to Model T days, folks have been …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

Testing Eye AF on the Sony a7R III With Adapted Canon Glass

One of the coolest parts about Sony cameras is the ability to adapt a metric ton of glass to them, but in the past, that has generally meant taking a …

Cameras

The one book every student should read in 2018, according to Harvard professors

Harvard University professors constantly read and assign texts to their students. So they know a good book when they see one.<p>With that in mind, Business Insider asked professors at Harvard to share the single book they think every student should read in 2018.<p>The professors include Nobel laureates, …

Winter sun destinations: 10 top trips

Best for beach lovers: Phu Quoc, Vietnam<p>Lying just off the coast of Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand, Phu Quoc is the kind of place backpackers used to congratulate themselves on finding. But for those of us who don’t have the luxury of taking a gap year, tour operator Tui has just launched the …

São Paulo

The 2017 Fstoppers Complete Holiday Camera Equipment Buying Guide

As you're doing your holiday shopping, it can be a bit daunting evaluating all the numerous options out there. To help, we've put together a complete …

Cameras

I Lived in Europe for 5 Years — These Are the Places I Tell All My Friends to Visit

<i>This story originally appeared on Thisisinsider.com.</i><p>These talented women have turned buttercream into a business<p>The 'Star Wars: Rogue One' trailers …

Incredible 1,000fps slow-motion 4K lightning footage

If you need something to get your week off to an 'epic' start, look no further than DP Dustin Farrell's incredible storm chasing video he just …

This the greatest beach on Earth (according to the experts)

Tucked away in the Caribbean and boasting some of the clearest waters and softest white sand you’re likely to come across, Grace Bay Beach in the Turks and Caicos Islands has been named the best in the world in a survey of travel experts.<p>A 12-mile stretch on the island of Providenciales, and …

Top 10

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now | Inc.com

The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really want to know what you're going to get the most out of, why not rely on the hive mind of …

Self-improvement

Xiaomi’s new Mi Max 2 smartphone claims a two-day battery

Fresh from announcing the Mi 6, its latest flagship smartphone, last month, Xiaomi gone and unveiled another new phone. The Mi Max 2, announced today at an event in Beijing, will be available in China from June 1 priced upwards from RMB 1699, that’s around $247.<p>Xiaomi claims it sold over three …

9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

Trains

A neuroscientist explains why working out in the morning is best for your brain

The author of "Healthy brain, Happy Life" and professor at the Center for Neural Science at New York University, Dr. Wendy Suzuki, explains the best way to exercise in order to improve brain function.<p><i>Special thanks to Michael Bultman and CrossFit NYC.</i><p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

21 things to smell before you die: the ultimate 'bucket whiff'

Following the opening of the Le Grand Musée du Parfum in Paris – “the first scent-centric attraction of its kind” – we take a sniff of some of the most distinctive scents around the world.<p><b>Which smells have we missed? Let us know in the comments below.</b><p>1. Roses in Morocco<p>Located about six hours’ …

The Best Lenses For The Canon 5D Mark IV Based on Your Use

Canon’s 5D Mark IV is their new workhorse DSLR for professional photographers (let’s be real, not many people need a 1D series body). This is a solid …

Hugely successful YouTube star and novelist John Green explains why he's 'only' a millionaire five times over

The person pointed out that Green is a best-selling author of books that have been made into successful films, and he's a YouTube star with his brother (vlogbrothers and other YouTube channels).<p>And lots of other people wondered the same thing, as this question became incredibly popular on Quora …

I have one piece of advice for anyone who wants to binge-watch Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer'

<b>Don't spoil the series for yourself before you watch the entire thing.</b><p>In the coming weeks, it'll be hard not to know the major plot details of "Making a Murderer" as the well-reviewed Netflix docuseries continues to gain traction and viewers. The 10-episode arch follows the case of Steven Avery and …

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent

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America's Best Cities for Winter Travel

Readers don't underestimate the value of sunshine and stellar deals. The capital of Puerto Rico gets high marks for being affordable, but it’s more …

Over 1,500 Free 4K Stock Video Clips, All Courtesy of a Single Cinematographer

Mitch Martinez is a Philadelphia-based director of photography and cinematographer. Over the past 2.5 years, he has been working on building a free …

A Dying Neurosurgeon's Exquisite Message To His Daughter

<i>Editor's note: This piece was originally published in Stanford Medicine magazine on February 23, 2015; Paul Kalanithi passed away on March 9, at age 37. Read Stanford Medicine's obituary for him here.</i><p><i>By Paul Kalanithi</i><p>In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In …

DJI's Inspire 1 hand-held gimbal brings its flying camera down to earth

DJI is perhaps best known for its drones. The company also makes some pretty sweet photography gear. Often, these two skill sets meet in perfect harmony -- like the 4K camera-toting Inspire 1 video drone. DJI thought it was a shame to keep that new camera limited to aerial photography though, so …

Drones

Hotel Principe Delle Nevi

The Hotel has been built using local materials so as to obtain a perfect equilibrium between modern design and traditional materials of the Valle

Italy

5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

REAL Entrepreneur

Sales<p>By Barry MitchellMay 24, 2018<p>‘If you don’t do this right now, I’m going to…’ ‘But you don’t understand, our product...<p>Entrepreneurship<p>By REAL …

Entrepreneurship

35 Genius Life Hacks Everyone Should Know, Especially #18

Do you find yourself fed up with the minor annoyances that you encounter in day-to-day life? Frankly, that's just part of life, but it doesn't mean …

Hacking

Those close moments that make our hearts melt are what makes parenting worth all the sacrifices.

• Tuesday, June 27, 2017<p><i>"I can't believe how things with my daughter have turned around, since I started focusing on connection." - Zoe</i><p>We all crave …

Parenting

Barcelona Airport - Transportation to city centre

Finally, the subway or "metro" connects both terminals of the Airport with Barcelona underground network since February 2016.<p>The line is called L9 …

Best Fall Trips 2014

The end of the bustling summer tourist season kicks off one of the best times of the year to travel. Whether you’re up for adventure, relaxation, or something in between, check out our editors’ list of 10 best fall trips for inspired ideas. —Maryellen Kennedy Duckett

Travel Photography