Linda Lowen

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35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Bluebell Cathedral, Ashridge | England (by Old-Man-George)

<b>Bluebell Cathedral, Ashridge | England</b> (by Old-Man-George)

Joe jams: the sweet sounds of your morning coffee

There are many small pleasures that come with making a cup of coffee, from the warm mug in your hands to that first sip. But one thing you might not think about is the sound. Thankfully, composer and sound designer Diego Stocco — who has worked on the most recent <i>Sherlock Holmes</i> films as well as …

30 Patio Ideas to Make Your Backyard Look Incredible

Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces.<p>Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage of warm weather. Oh, and don't miss our top swimming pool designs and outdoor kitchens!

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.<p>Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the …

15 Images Of What Morning Looks Like Around The World

Rise and shine. There’s a whole new way to start your day. Wake up and watch New Day on CNN for all the latest news stories. Weekday Mornings 6-9am ET on CNN.

The Airstream: Secrets of America's Silver RV

The retro styling of the Airstream is as appealing today as it was back in the 1930s. In the book Airstream: The Silver RV, available Aug. 13, author and PopMech alum Tara Cox celebrates this iconic travel trailer with some curious and little-known facts.<p>The retro styling of the Airstream is as …

The Only Smartphones Worth Buying Right Now [RANKED]

Plus, there are a bunch of relatively new devices that have launched in recent months from just about every big name in the smartphone business.<p>Here's what you should be looking at.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design,</i> …

If you can’t beat ’em, support ’em: Garmin launches a smartphone HUD for cars

Facing the rise of smartphones that can take the place of dedicated navigation systems, Garmin’s(s grmn) got a new device: and this one works <i>with</i> …

In The World Of Air Travel, Not All Passengers Created Equal

When Asiana Flight 214 from South Korea crashed onto the runway at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, hundreds of flights into that airport were canceled, stranding thousands of travelers at airports across the country.<p>The Asiana crash came right in the middle of a holiday weekend, …

Oregon Could Be The First State To Let Students To Go To College Tuition-Free

The "Pay it Forward, Pay it Back" plan lets students enroll with no money down, so long as they agree to pay up to 3% of their future salaries back into a state fund annually for 24 years.<p>"If it's done correctly it's essentially creating a social insurance vehicle for enabling access to higher …

Wind In Dogs' Faces Compilation (VIDEO)

It's a <i>ruff</i> life for these pups; sometimes they just need to feel the wind in their fur... while blasting some Scatman.<p>via <i>Compilariz</i>

Charlie Kaufman Working on 'Slaughterhouse Five' Adaptation With Guillermo del Toro – /Film

I’m tempted to say that this news tidbit about <b>Charlie Kaufman</b> scripting a new take on <b>Kurt Vonnegut</b>‘s <b>Slaughterhouse Five</b> for <b>Guillermo del Toro</b> is the …

Disney Could Lose $150 Million on 'The Lone Ranger' – /Film

After months of trailers, TV spots, posters, and other marketing for <i>The Lone Ranger</i>, it’s easy to forget the movie almost never happened at all. Back …

'The Fighter' Screenwriters Working on Boston Marathon Bombing Project 'Boston Strong' – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> The biggest story of the spring in the US was the bombing that took place on Patriot’s Day at the Boston Marathon, which led to a city-wide …

Early Buzz: Edgar Wright's 'The World's End' is the Cornetto Trilogy's Tasty Finish – /Film

We Americans cheered when <b>Edgar Wright</b>‘s <i>The World’s End</i> got bumped up from October to August, but our cousins across the pond are even luckier — …