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5 New Travel Startups Turning Expat Travelers Into Community Members

Expats fan out around the world in search of a new life, a fresh start doing work they love or to retire and begin the next chapter on their …

The world’s best airport has a horticulture team, a butterfly garden, and 500,000 plants

In March, Skytrax declared Singapore Changi Airport the world’s best overall (for the third straight year), and the best for leisure amenities. One reason global travelers consistently cite Changi as their favorite: its gardens.<p>Changi introduced its first garden in the early 1980s, and over the …

The Biggest Business Comebacks Of The Past 20 Years

Our verdict is in: Apple staged the most impressive recovery of the last 20 years. Here are 19 others that overcame hard times.<p>Apple: The Most Impressive Business Comeback Of The Past 20 Years<p>In our fast-changing, startup-crazed economy, it can seem like only the newest companies have the agility …

If You Eat Pasta For Breakfast, These Are The Recipes For You

The real question you should be asking yourself every morning is, "Why wouldn't I eat pasta for breakfast?" Pasta comes in so many shapes and styles that making room for it at the breakfast table makes sense: it's a great way to ensure you're getting enough of this universal comfort food. Whether …

Back to school with Africa's oldest learners

Earlier this month Google used its famous doodle to celebrate the anniversary of Kimani Maruge’s first day of school – at the ripe old age of 84.<p>At the time the Kenyan student was the oldest person to start primary school, earning his place in the Guinness World Records.<p>Daily Nation …

Education

What's for dinner? Get your food forecast to find out what to cook!

Looking for a great recipe for dinner tonight? How about letting the weather help you decide what to cook? The popular food website Epicurious — which just relaunched with a new look — can help you find the perfect recipe based on the weather in your neck of the woods, whether it's blustery or …

Articles about 8-products-help-you-be-more-productive on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tiny homes may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but they all share the same spirit—they embrace a simpler lifestyle that...<p>When it comes to saying goodbye to summer, just remember the magical feeling that autumn can provide—thanks to the changing...<p>Driving in the car, working at your desk, …

Small Spaces

THE SHOT: Living the Double Life in Pakistan

By day, 27-year-old Waseem Akram sells mobile phone accessories from an alleyway shop in an old neighborhood of Rawalpindi, Pakistani. But by night, Akram stands before a mirror, shaving away his beard and picking through mascara and rouge to become Rani, a female wedding party dancer.<p>I was …

Bleak Books to Read in January

January is bleak. Cold. Dark. Depressing. Gone are the merry, or mandatory, festivities around fireplaces; the warm glow of either love or alcohol has crystallized into the hard-eyed stare of a sober new year. Embrace it. Here is the time to look inward. Reflect. Drink cocoa and organize the apps …

15 Veces en las que Pinterest nos mintió

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19 new Netflix offerings coming next month

<i>The following is a list of titles that will hit Netflix’s streaming section starting on next month.</i><p>Buzzy British Comedy With Cult Following, Season 4<p>Original Netflix Show That Isn’t “House of Cards” or “Orange Is the New Black” So Who Cares<p>Nicolas Cage “Movie”<p>Gordon Ramsay Screams at Incompetents …

World's longest train journey spans China to Spain | CNN Travel

Rustic Dutch Rosemary Asparagus Pie

When my friend <i>Anne Marie</i> posed the question, "What kind of pie are you?" I definitely had to write about this very decadent pie/tart... perfect for …

Pinterest reveals 5 food trends to watch for in 2015

As we look ahead to 2015, we say goodbye to the food trends of 2014 and say hello to the new trends that will take their place. The just-released Pinterest 100 list predicts lifestyle trends for the new year, based on popular pins. We checked out the list and identified five of the hottest food and …

The Impact of the Crowd

Five lessons on enabling your community’s creative potential to help solve big problems<p>You might have spotted the name Caldas on your last visit to …

How I Used Tinder to Hitchhike Across America

So maybe you've used Tinder. But have girls ever picked you up in their car and driven you 37 miles at a time to help you complete a hitchhiking adventure?<p>In May 2014, I embarked on what turned out to be a 12,000 mile, 6-month hitchhiking adventure across North America. I started out the …

Netflix makes the case that ratings ruined TV

Ted Sarandos has one of the coolest jobs in America.<p>The executive in charge of Netflix’s multibillion-dollar content budget gave a presentation to investors in New York today at a conference hosted by UBS. It was standing-room only, which speaks to Netflix’s growing stature in the investment …

El Nobel no es para ‘hipsters’

Murakami es el Di Caprio de los premios. Da que hablar que tampoco este año ganara Roth<p>El Premio Nobel de Literatura para Patrick Modiano no fue una …

Ovejas sobre el asfalto de Madrid

Un gran rebaño recorre la capital en el marco de la XXI Fiesta de la Trashumancia

Corea del Norte: ¿Cómo se usa internet en el país más hermético del mundo?

<b>¿De qué sirve tener una computadora en el país más hermético del mundo? ¿De qué vale tener un teléfono inteligente si las funciones más inteligentes están bloqueadas? ¿Por qué habría alguien de aprender a programar si el país está cerrado a internet?</b><p>Estas son algunas de las contradicciones del …

This is how your Uber driver is recruited and trained in New Delhi

What exactly does it take to become an Uber driver in New Delhi?<p>Not much, according to two Uber drivers interviewed by Quartz on Sunday, who said that the Gurgaon office of the San Francisco-headquartered startup spends between two and three days to train its new drivers. The full names of the …

Video: Astronauts Trap GoPro in a Floating Water Bubble… for Science of Course

If this doesn’t put a big fat smile on your face, we’re not sure what will. As part of an experiment on ‘the phenomenon of water surface tension in …

Voyeuristic Photos Capture Intimate Scenes Through Apartment Windows in Paris

American photographer Gail Albert Halaban has voyeuristic tendencies. When she peers out her window, she not only observes the world, but she documents it with her camera for all to see. In her first series, <i>Out My Window</i>, the New York-based artist staged a series of moments that capture people in …