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Stan Lee Condemns Bigotry Using Marvel Column He Wrote in 1968

"The only way to destroy them, is to expose them — to reveal from the insidious evil they really are," Lee wrote in 'Stan's Soapbox.'<p>Stan Lee made it …

Rights & Freedoms

17 Carrie Fisher Quotes That Will Inspire Your Success and Happiness

Actress, author, and screenwriter Carrie Fisher was an inspiration to millions of people around the world.<p>Actress, author, and screenwriter Carrie Fisher--who sadly died this morning after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles--was an inspiration to millions of people …

Motivation

Tiny Stanford invention purifies water in minutes using the sun

Is that a piece of bark in your drink? A bug, maybe? Nope. It's a tiny water-purifying tablet powered by the sun.<p>The device comes from scientists at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University's Institute for Materials and Energy Science. It measures 1 …

Inside Leonardo DiCaprio’s Crusade to Save the World

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio’s parents hung a painting above his crib in the grotty 1970s East Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles when he was a baby. …

film

The Best Advice on How to Travel More

One of the reasons I started my travel site was to show that it IS possible to travel more, even when you have a full-time job. It's not always easy, but if you're committed to traveling, you will.<p>Though I've shared my own tips on how to get started, I also wanted to collect advice from some of the …

Massive Space Telescope Is Finally Coming Together

This week, NASA is set to reach a milestone on one of its most ambitious projects. If all goes to plan, workers will finish assembling the huge mirror of the James Webb Space Telescope — an $8 billion successor to the famous Hubble telescope.<p>"So far, everything — knock on wood — is going quite …

Universe

15 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

If you find yourself with some extra time on your hands but don't feel great about spending it binging the latest TV drama, we've got you covered.<p>Over on Netflix, there's a veritable treasure trove of business-related documentaries that are both educational and entertaining. You can learn about …

Trailers

These Are the 25 Most Amazing Hotels Across the World

According to TripAdvisor and their many reviews, that is.<p>Let's be honest, your hotel selection can make or break a vacation. Pick a spot with sub-par service, inedible food, an atmosphere that leaves much to be desired, or a lumpy bed and suddenly that's all you can talk about. Because how can you …

Earth - These are the discoveries that made Stephen Hawking famous

Stephen Hawking is probably the most famous genius of the modern age.<p>But what exactly is he famous for – apart from his astonishing resilience to an incapacitating disease, that instantly-recognizable retro-robotic voice, and his walk-on roles on <i>The Simpsons</i> and <i>Star Trek</i>?<p>Didn't he discover black …

Yahoo!

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The 'Man Who Flies For Free' says these are the 3 best websites for airline deals

Scott Keyes, a reporter for Think Progress and author of the e-books "How To Fly For Free" and "How To Find Cheap Flights," is an expert at finding …

#1 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

<b>Atlanta, Georgia</b><p>PHOTO: An American Airlines ticket agent talks assists passengers checking in at Hartsfield-Jackson airport, Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in Atlanta. American Airlines flights across the country are grounded because of computer problems. American Airlines spokesman Kent Powell said …

How you can find cheap flights

Ahu Tongariri<p>I take many of my trips using airline miles and points. Having said that though, I’ve been able to take some really cheap paid flights …

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Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure on New iPhone-Only Rate Plans

One option lets customers rent -- rather than buy -- the latest iPhone for $20 per month.<p>Even though Sprint will be selling the same iPhone 6 as all the other carriers, CEO Marcelo Claure sees the new iPhones as a chance for the company to stand out.<p>The company is launching a host of new plans to …

Bumped Due to Overbooking? Airlines Owe You Money, not Vouchers

<i>By Eric Jordan, CNTraveler.com</i><p><b>Photo: Jeff Greenberg/Alamy</b><p>News and advice about overbooking appears with some regularity, but the correspondence we receive indicates many passengers are not aware of what airlines must provide when they're involuntarily bumped. Please note that I'm not talking about …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Dramatic Landscapes of Iceland through an Infrared Lens

<i>Blue Iceland</i> is a captivating series filled with dark skies and moody atmospheres across the stunning landscape of Iceland. Created by UK-based photographer Andy Lee, the series is a unique presentation of a place that is typically represented as vibrant green rolling hills and the crystal spring …

22-Year-Old Designer Stunningly Blends Art with Fashion

Yesterday, our friend and ever so talented photographer Alex Stoddard emailed us to tell us about a Kickstarter project that deserves our attention. Michelle Hbert is a 22-year-old up-and-coming designer that creates fashion that seems larger than life. Her dream is to produce her first …

6 Of The World's Cheapest Destinations To Travel To On A Budget

If you want to see the world -- especially while you're young -- but don't exactly have the funds to do so, you're not alone.<p>Between flights, accommodations, food and activities traveling can be <i>really</i> expensive. But a trip doesn't have to leave you totally broke.<p>Some of the world's most beautiful …

Sun erupts with two big solar flares

The sun erupted with two of the strongest solar flares it can unleash Friday, just days after blasting an intense solar storm at Earth.<p>The sun fired off a flare that registered at X1.7 on the space weather scale at 4:01 a.m. ET (0801 GMT) Friday, then followed with an X.2-class event at 11:03 a.m. …

'Calvin & Hobbes' Creator Bill Watterson Explains Why We'll Never See a Movie Adaptation – /Film

While Calvin and Hobbes have touched the lives of millions of people the world over, their creator <b>Bill Watterson</b> has historically preferred to keep …

Bill Watterson

30 Years of Most Popular Halloween Costumes - Infographic

Disney Princesses as Pop Culture Characters

September 2012

Enhancing the Feeling of Space: The Cresta Residence Designed by Jonathan Segal FAIA

There are those who say that “Less is more” and then, there are those who express their dissatisfaction and state that “Less is never more—less is …