Miah Sherman

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7 Luxury Airbnb Rentals Around the World to Book Now

Forget about that lake rental or Fire Island share this summer and set your sights on something a little more unique. We’ve scoped out some of Airbnb’s most stunning homes available right now and narrowed it down to seven strikingly disparate, but equally intriguing, properties. From a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Find Out How to Layer Your Lipstick for a Totes Bespoke Makeup Look

You layer beauty products on the reg, whether you realize it or not. The moisturizer you apply over your serum and then the mist you apply over your …


The number one reason to have a favorite hotel

Most of us have a favorite brand of hotels for one reason or another. I’m going to talk about why you need to have a favorite hotel. I travel to San …


The best four-star hotels in London

An expert guide to London's top four-star hotels — priced at less than £250 per night — including the best for spas, pools, quirky bedrooms, cutting-edge cocktail bars, exquisite dining and proximity to central London, in locations including the West End, The City, Marylebone, Knightsbridge and …

N. Oregon Coast Guided Hikes a Mind-Bending Bit of Science

One happens in Manzanita, and the other in the Warrenton are. Manzanita events, Warrenton events


You’ll never want to go to Bali

FORGET Bali. As far as Indonesia goes, it’s got nothing on these places. Here’s where to spend your next holiday instead.

Asia Travel

The 12 greatest South American holidays

Spring<p>1. Venezuela<p>Defiantly tropical, with temperatures ever pinned to the mid-20s Celsius, Venezuela is a destination where the exact window of arrival matters little, although May and June, when new rains (largely at night) fatten the flow of the country’s prime site, Angel Falls, are opportune. …

Resort to These: 5 Paradise Spas

Set amidst soaring mountains and azure waters, these spas are probably the closest you’ll get to experiencing paradise. They might be off the grid …

I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …


Tumor-killing virus nearly doubles survival time of brain cancer patients | Ars Technica

In early clinical trial, one-two punch of virus and drugs was safe and effective.<p>To defeat the deadliest of cancers, it's time to unleash the viruses.<p>…


The Real Cause of Deadly Medical Errors

A few months ago, I cared for an older patient that I will call Mr. Jones. He lived alone and one afternoon, after a neighbor found him disoriented, …


Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

Bionic leaf turns sunlight into liquid fuel

The days of drilling into the ground in the search for fuel may be numbered, because if Daniel Nocera has his way, it’ll just be a matter of looking …



Scientists call for ambitious DNA engineering project

Scientists have already sequenced the human genome, the DNA that includes all of our thousands of genes.<p>But now a group of researchers are calling for an ambitious new initiative— constructing very long stretches of DNA, perhaps as much as an entire human genome.<p>Writing in the journal Science on …


Scientists want to perfect humanity with synthetic DNA

Following a controversial top-secret meeting last month, a group of scientists have announced that they're working on synthesizing human genes from scratch. The project, currently titled HGP-Write, has the stated aim of reducing the cost of gene synthesis to "address a number of human health …


Secret Harvard meeting finally releases ambitious synthetic human genome proposal

Three weeks ago, 130 scientists, entrepreneurs and policy leaders held an invitation-only, closed-door meeting at Harvard University to discuss an …


A Visual Guide to Antibiotic Resistance

The growing threat of drug resistant bacteria appears fairly frequently in the news, with the latest moment of crisis centered around one patient in …


Scientists experimentally confirm electron model in complex molecules

In 2016, Carlo Gatti, Gabriele Saleh and Leonardo Lo Presti demonstrated yet another use of the Bader-Gatti approach for studying chemical bonding …


How Science Is Resurrecting the Religious Imagination

As far as we know, there is no cure for death, no ingenious algorithm that can program the mysterious breath which at first gives life its form and then corrodes and withers it. It is in this breathing space between womb and tomb that we love, long and become human.<p>Advances on the frontiers of …

Immune System

Chemotherapy and exercise: The right dose of workout helps side effects

Researchers discovered something simple and inexpensive to reduce neuropathy in hands and feet due to chemotherapy -- exercise.


We’ve learned to read our genes. Now we need to start writing them

To understand our genetic code more fully, we need to build one to see the role of the genes and how they can change<p>Science can move at a startling pace. In 2003, biologists from the Human Genome Project announced that they had learned how to read an entire human genome. A few days ago, they …




Easy New England hikes with big payoffs

Stunning vistas, strange rock formations, and alpine waterways lure hikers to explore New England’s trails. Some scale tall mountains, but staying …


5 reasons to spend your summer vacation in Maine | Adventure Sports Network

Otter Cliff, Acadia National Park. Photo: Courtesy of Robbie Shade/Flickr<p>When I was a kid, our trips to Maine were the stuff of which summer vacation …

New England

Dr. Beach ranks America's top beaches 2016

Dr. Beach has once again revealed his list of America’s best beaches and, this year, Hawaii’s Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve tops the list.<p>Dr. Beach is actually coastal scientist Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman, a professor at Florida International University who has been choosing the annual top 10 beaches …


10 National Parks You Can Actually Walk Through With Your Dog

Celebrate the U.S. National Park Service’s Centennial by hitting the open road with your pup to visit a national park this summer. Although most of …

National Parks