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Koh Lipe Is Thailand's Tiny, Gorgeous Island You Haven't Heard Of Yet

An island so beautiful, some travelers are nicknaming it the "Maldives of Thailand."<p>Thailand is known for the tiny island paradises off its coast, and while tourists flock to places like the Phi Phi Islands and Koh Samui, there are other, less traveled gems worth the trip.<p>Case in point: Koh Lipe, …

Triton Artificial Gills, Underwater Breathing Apparatus (video)

If you are looking to swim underwater for short amounts of time at relatively shallow depths, you may be interested in a new device called Triton …

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The 20 most popular TED Talks of all time

Since its founding in 1984, the TED nonprofit has hosted thousands of short speeches around the world on technology, entertainment, and design.<p>It began posting video of the presentations online in 2006, and there are now more than 2,100 TED Talks that have been viewed well over a billion …

These Breathtaking Images Reveal That by Destroying Nature, We are Destroying Life Itself

Creative visual campaigns can go a long way in helping to raise awareness of pressing social and environmental issues. WildAid’s “Protect the Pandas …

Ice Age

9 Epic Canadian Adventures To Have In Your Lifetime

There's no denying that Canada is huge, so you'd be forgiven for not quite knowing how to begin exploring it. For one thing, the choices seem …

New Flight Search Tool Reveals the Optimal Time to Buy Airline Tickets

Info is specific to the route you're flying.<p>Trying to score a cheap airline ticket is a traveler’s holy grail, but the complex and dynamic systems …

If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world

After trying the verses, a Frenchman said he’d prefer six months of hard labour to reading six lines aloud, and we’ll be honest with you, we …

British Humour

These are the Air Force’s 10 most expensive planes to operate

12 Over-the-Top Amenities at the World's Best Hotels

We'll have what they're having.<p>When you're on a dream vacation, it's not unheard-of to expect majorly luxurious perks. While investigating some of the world's most premiere destinations, we discovered some serious cutting-edge amenities, too. Get ready to start daydreaming.

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The greatest hotels in Asia

Iniala Beach House, Phang Nga, Thailand<p>Two years after its opening on the sands of Natai Beach, just north of Phuket, this refined designer property has established itself as one of the most sought-after hotels in Asia. And not just because of its fantastical design – there are beds which drop from …

7 Game-Changing Marketing Trends To Tackle in 2016

While digital marketing has undergone a substantial transformation in the last few years, the technology that incited the changes is growing at a …

Airport Wi-Fi Hacks You Need To Know Before You Fly

<i>By: Joe Oliveto</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Airports are the worst. Food is overpriced, people are rude, and the TSA procedures remind you of that nightmare you had after you watched <i>Se7en</i>. Normally, browsing through Facebook and the grossest subreddits known to man would ease the pain of this experience, …

Tony Robbins has taught this productivity trick to clients ranging from Bill Clinton to Serena Williams

He's sold millions of books, videos, audio recordings, and tickets to his seminars. He's personally coached everyone from former President Bill Clinton to tennis icon Serena Williams to revered hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones.<p>Although every coaching session is personalized, we asked Robbins for …

These 3 charts show just how enormous the US Air Force really is

The US Air Force operates more than 5,000 aircraft, and the air service flies more than just fighters and bombers. The Air Force also runs missions ranging from surveillance to aerial refueling to supply airlift, each of which requires a specialized aircraft.<p>The following graphics from CI Geography …

Top 10 Most Beautiful Animated Films of All Time

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Google has announced a massive reorganization.</b> It will become a subsidiary of an entirely new parent company called Alphabet.<p><b>2. Here's everything you need to know about Google's new CEO, Sundar Pichai.</b> He's the former head of Chrome and Android.<p><b>3. There's an interesting theory doing the rounds</b> …

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13 Awesome Xbox One Features You Might Not Be Aware Of

There used to be a time when a new console would hit the shelves and all you had to worry about once you got it home was which button was power and …

Five Best Cheap Travel Booking Sites

Getting away for a little holiday shouldn't have to be expensive. There are lots of great sites to help you plan your next trip, whether it's for …

12 Smart Ways to Save on Air Travel | How to Save on Airfare

LOVE YOUR LIFE!<p><b>Ready to face your fears, overcome adversity, and create a life you LOVE? Listen to the Do It Scared® Podcast with Ruth Soukup on</b> …

29 travel hacks that even frequent fliers don't know

Essentially an express lane for the proactive, these programs are pre-approvals from the US Customs and Border Protection that designate you a low-risk traveler. As long as you're not a convicted criminal, you're good to go after little more than some light paperwork and a quick in-person interview.<p>…

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Blendle, the micropayments app that lets readers pay around 20 cents per individual article online, has just signed up pretty much all the major German newspaper and magazine publishers.</b> It's a big step in the startup's expansion, and the future of digital news.<p><b>2. Here is everything Apple</b> …

I flew Delta's new super first class 'Delta One' — and here's why it's incredible

Air travel is changing, becoming ever more comfortable and convenient.<p>Not everyone can get themselves on to a private jet, but services like Delta One may be the next best thing.<p>Here, five ways they've got it right.<p>A ticket in Delta's new premium class gets you a quicker check-in at security and …

Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to Asia, Europe and South America

<i>Airfare deals are typically</i> <i>only</i> <i>available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online</i> …

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26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

<b>The universe, man… THE UNIVERSE.</b><p><b>1. This is the Earth! This is where you live.</b><p>visibleearth.nasa.gov<p><b>2. And this is where you live in your neighborhood,</b> …

10 Amazing Airport Amenities

Killing time at the airport doesn't have to be a …

How To Fly First Class For Cheap | Investopedia

Nowadays, it’s a lot harder to fly at the front of the plane without paying serious money. Want to fly in first or business class seats without …