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Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership [1], fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate …

Casa Marrakech

Austin, Texas<p>Designed and built by Bercy Chen Studio, Casa Marrakech responds to the lifestyle of its inhabitants within the fabric and culture of East Austin through language favored by Moorish vernacular architecture. Walled courtyards and shadowy screens maintaining mystical Moorish modesty are …

​The Best Decluttering Tricks We Discovered in 2017

The beauty of decluttering is that the more you do it, the more you're surrounded by only the things you need and love. Even if your goal isn't a …

There's a Smarter Way To Pick Infrastructure Projects

How well do we prioritize what to build or fix? Not well at all, says a new report.<p>The last time President Donald Trump spoke to the nation about his administration’s plan for infrastructure spending, he ended up defending the honor of violent white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia. Since …

Ireland Buckles up for Stronger Storms

Europe’s cities are unprepared to deal with storms such as ex-hurricane Ophelia. That’s got to change.<p>As ex-hurricane Ophelia batters Ireland today with wind gusts up to 176 kilometers per hour at Fastnet Rock, Europe contemplates a future of previously unimagined super-storms. Met Éireann, …

A $9 Billion Highway That Promises to Pay for Itself

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s “Traffic Relief” plan would add toll lanes to the state’s busiest thoroughfares. Does the megaproject’s math make sense?<p>Last Thursday, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan unveiled a $9 billion project to widen three of the state’s most heavily trafficked highways: I-270, …

5 Things The “New You” Doesn’t Need (And 5 Things You Do)

In the end, decluttering is generally pretty satisfying, but in the process? It can be an emotional, guilt-ridden and stressful situation. You want …

A new website lets you design custom maps of anywhere in the world — and the results are undeniably cool

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Grafomap<p>I've lived in my current apartment for six months, and I still have yet to find wall art my partner and I both like enough to hang …

Wall Art

Should I pay $1,000 for the iPhone X?

Recode’s Dan Frommer joins Kara Swisher and Lauren Goode on the latest Too Embarrassed to Ask to answer your questions about Apple’s new hardware.<p>On Tuesday, Apple announced three new phones — the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the all-screen iPhone X (pronounced “ten”).<p>No, we don’t know why there is …

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Privacy

Do we really need interlinking of rivers?

The interlinking of rivers is a socially disruptive proposition. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<p>Interlinking of rivers is a very expensive proposal. It has …

Pro-X is the first portable electric water filter for use in the outdoors

A new portable water filter designed for campers and backpackers promises to take the drudgery out of creating clean drinking water in the …

Portable

Water scarcity could be bigger problem than energy crunch - analyst

Cape Town - South Africa’s widespread water crisis is not only being caused by a severe drought but by “political apathy”, according to an economist …

Swiss startup says high-tech water filter can remove bacteria, viruses and plastic

As people unfortunate enough to find themselves in the path of the recent string of hurricanes and other natural disasters scramble to access clean …

Reckoning with water damage, from flooded basements to faulty dishwashers

A trickle turned into a nightmare for south suburban homeowner Frank Fontana, 43, just after he and his family moved into a renovated Victorian house in 2013.<p>They’d just put carpet down in the finished basement and were still unpacking boxes when a leaky pipe disintegrated and more than 2 feet of …

Home Improvement

Water Pollution: Causes, Effects, and Solutions

Here's what you can do to protect the world's waterways<p>Our planet is comprised primarily of water. Aquatic ecosystems cover more than two-thirds of …

New fight in California water wars: How to update old system

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — In California's long-raging water wars, pitting north against south and farmer against city dweller, the one thing everybody …

Water usage complaint left in limbo despite allegation to NSW government

A complaint from an environmental officer about water being diverted from environmental flows to sensitive wetlands in the Gwydir catchment in western New South Wales to a dam on a large cotton farm is still in limbo nine months later, despite a detailed brief and photographs being provided by one …

Australia

You Can Buy a Dream Trip to Greece for Less Than $380 Round-Trip

Tickets prices go down as you bring more friends on the trip<p>Emirate Airlines is offering a special deal on flights from the New York City area to …

Deals to Europe through Summer 2018

There are some great prices between the US and Europe available for flights from this fall through peak summer travel dates in June, July, and August …

33 amazing ways to update your home for little money

It's all very well looking at countless inspiring interior design articles, but if you know that you've got little to no money free for some stylish …

Carbon nanotube discovery solves fastest way to turn ocean water into drinking water

Scientists perfect the desalination process to make seawater purification cheaper and more available.<p>Scientists may have cracked the long-standing …

How climate change will affect the quality of our water

Fertilizer, poop, and loads of rain<p>Last year, slimy green and foul-smelling algae took over Florida’s beaches, releasing toxins that killed fish and shellfish and sickened people. The algal bloom prompted the Florida governor to declare a state of emergency and likely caused widespread economic …

America's drinking water infrastructure is aging — here's how to tell if your tap water is safe

Pipes are overdue for replacement, and water and wastewater treatment systems need upgrades to deal with new classes of pollutants. Changing a drinking water standard or adding a new substance to the list of contaminants regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency is time-consuming. Some water …

How will Android support work in Windows 10 for Phones?

When Windows 10 for Phones launches later in the year, you'll be able to run Android apps on phones and small tablets (but not on a Surface, notebook …

Multitalented teen gets 150 scholarships - CNN Video

This will probably never leave user submitted but what the hell...perfect loop gifs of classic cartoons

Talib Kweli on Nelson Mandela for Black History Month

<b>Talib Kweli</b> spoke to OKP TV on the respective legacies of <b>Nelson Mandela</b> and <b>Amiri Baraka</b> recently for a special Black History Month edition of “The …

Black History

'Heini' Himmler: When Nazis Play Cute

<b>(Correction appended January 28, 2014)</b><p>Let’s be honest, there’s something about Nazis that makes them impossible to ignore. Those boots, those …