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This Is Your Brain on Exercise

Human beings evolved to move. Our bodies, including our brains, were fine-tuned for endurance activities over millennia of stalking and chasing down prey. “We’ve engineered that out of our lives now,” says Charles Hillman, a psychology professor at Northeastern University who has spent decades …

The Brain

53 movies you need to see in your lifetime

Television might be on an upswing, but nothing will ever replace movies. In the past century that they've been around, they're given us unforgettable stories and characters.<p>Here are 53 movies everyone should watch in their lifetimes. They're a mix of movies to see when you're growing up, stone-cold …

Paramount Pictures

The 25 Best Movies of 2016

Have you seen them all?<p>As 2016 draws to a close, you might find yourself scrambling to catch up with the year's stand-out films. In the past couple of months alone, there's been an embarrassment of must-see cinema, and as we near awards season, you'll want to be all caught up.<p>Here are the 25 best …

Film Industry

120 Free Airport WiFi Passwords From Around The World

Created by FoxNoMad, this is a brilliant map for frequent travelers. The first thing you want to do after landing is to login to Facebook or Google …

Flying

Airline Employees Spill 12 Fascinating Secrets of Air Travel That Passengers Don't Know

Some scary, some interesting, and some downright bizarre.<p>Over at Reddit, someone asked airline employees to share secrets that we muggles don't know about the magical world of air travel. Hoo boy! There are some doozies. As someone who has to fly the (sometimes not so) friendly skies next week, I …

20 Concealer Hacks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, life-changing ways to cover under-eye circles, blemishes, and more.<p><b>1) If you use foundation, apply it first, and then apply your concealer.</b><p>If you apply your foundation first, you'll find that you don't need to use as much concealer. If you apply concealer …

35 Places You Need To Visit In France

Provence is famous for its fragrant lavender fields. Shutterstock France was recently named the most-visited country in the world with over 84 million visitors in 2013 — and for good reason.<p>Millions of people go to France each year to stroll along the quays of Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of …

France

5 Recipes You Should Stuff Inside An Avocado

Have you ever felt the urge to stuff an avocado with rich, flavorful tomatoes, a divinely drippy egg or crispy bacon?<p>This is a rhetorical question. The answer is as vibrantly clear as the green of a perfectly ripen avocado first exposed from underneath its skin. The only matter to further examine …

How Not to Look Like a Tourist in Paris

By Lily Heise, Condé Nast Traveler<p><b>How to greet someone:</b><p>Start off on the right foot by greeting people with "bonjour" (hello). It's not only polite to do when you're introduced directly to someone, but also when you go into a shop, when you're first approached by a waiter at a restaurant, even when …

France

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

America's Favorite Beach Towns (PHOTOS)

For a good lobster roll, Kristin Francis is willing to drive a few extra hours.<p>"It would make more sense for me as a New Yorker to hit the Hamptons or the Jersey Shore each summer," says the souvenir-shopping blogger. "But I skip these spots and take the longer drive to Chatham."<p><i>Travel + Leisure</i> …

Dave Grohl Recalls First-Ever Listen to ‘Superunknown’: ‘Holy S–t’

“At its best, <i>Superunknown</i> offers a more harrowing depiction of alienation and despair than anything on <i>In Utero.</i>” That was part of <i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s take …

7 Tiny, Perfect European Towns You've Never Heard Of

Flying to Europe is incredibly cheap right now, so it's a perfect time to skip the continent's big-name destinations and visit the tiny towns that dot its countrysides. The most precious European towns may range in size from the super small (Bibury) to slightly bigger (Cesky Krumlov), but they all …

Romance novels need a canon

Romance is the hardest genre to read, and not because of the stigma. It’s that there’s been no effort to codify it<p>Noah Berlatsky<p>April 21, 2014 10:50pm (UTC)<p><b>MORE FROM Noah Berlatsky</b> • <b>FOLLOW nberlat</b><p>THIS WEEK ON

I’m a guy who loves romance novels — and Jennifer Weiner is right about reviews | Salon.com

• Previous<br>• Next<p>"Bet Me" by Jennifer Crusie<p>A contemporary romantic comedy set to Elvis Costello and lots of luxurious and sinful sugary treats. Read the whole essay.<p>Previous<br>• Next<p>"Welcome to Temptation" by Jennifer Crusie<p>Another of Crusie's romantic comedies, this one in the shadow of an ostentatiously …

eBags TLS Professional Slim Laptop Backpack: Pack Only What You Need, Nothing More — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>For years, I’ve touted eBags own line of luggage and backpacks for their durability, …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime

And if you're stuck in front of a computer all day, then yours probably is, too.<p>We've updated our bucket list of travel destinations to include reader suggestions and 2014's travel hotspots.<p>From eating pizza in Naples to skiing in Japan, these are the 100 trips everyone should take in their …

Wikimedia

United to Distribute Premium Seats Through Travelport

Chicago-based United Airlines said Friday it has a deal to sell its extra-legroom seats through one of the large travel distributors, …

Where the Nazis Hid Their Art: The Castle Behind ‘Monuments Men’

Built by a mad king and copied by Disney, Neuschwanstein Castle held Hitler’s stash of priceless artworks—until the true-life Monuments Men liberated …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Westby<p>Walt Disney World Resort is a land filled with magic, wonder…and secrets!<p>Each day, thousands and thousands of guests journey throughout the parks, enjoying the fantasy that is Walt Disney World without ever realizing they’re walking past, over and sometimes through a magical …

The Best of Intelligent Travel

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>We publish new travel stories all the time on the Intelligent Travel blog network, but there are a few that really got your attention this year.<p><b>In case you missed them, here are the 13 most popular posts of 2013:</b><p><b>> Then + Now: Machu Picchu</b><p>National Geographic Adventures team …

River Cruising: What’s New in 2014

The art of river cruising has evolved in surprising ways over the past few years and 2014 promises to bring even more pivotal changes. Cruise …

Luxury Travel

The 10 most underrated movies of 2013

<b>Clockwise, from left: "Sunlight Jr.," "It's a Disaster," "Touchy Feely"</b><p>From a hilarious disaster movie to a poignant romance, these films deserve more attention than they got<p>Gary M. Kramer<p>December 31, 2013 1:00am (UTC)<p>With all the top 10 lists celebrating the cinematic achievements in 2013, there …

New Apps and Websites That Will Change the Way You Travel in 2014

<i>By Karen Dion</i><p>There are so many new apps and websites to help us micromanage every aspect of our travel. In compiling a best-of list, we wondered where to even begin! We tried to keep it simple: Here are some of our favorites from the last year that will save you money and/or stress when planning …

Apps

Yahoo!

Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a destination on Yahoo!, try visiting the <b>Yahoo! home page</b> or look through a list of <b>Yahoo!'s online services</b>. Also, you may find what you're looking for if you …

The Wolf of Wall Street

Pow. Pow. Pow. Pow. Pow. That’s how Martin Scorsese’s <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> comes at you. I could have taken a few more pows – which shows how much …

Her

Some movies need to hold their secrets close. So I’ll tread lightly with <i>Her</i>, a love story between a man and technology, and a gloriously inventive …

President Obama Loves HOUSE OF CARDS: Asked To Do Cameo