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'It's like skydiving': Inside New York's floating sex party on a private yacht

As the cruise around Brooklyn’s Sheepshead Bay wound to a close, and passengers downed the last of their free champagne, the captain appeared on deck …

A Look Back at 30 Years of the Subaru STI Brand

The history of Subaru Tecnica International<p>On April 2, 1988, Subaru Corporation officially launched its new performance and motorsports division, Subaru Tecnica International. That makes today STI’s 30th anniversary, and in that time, it’s given Subaru three World Rally Championships, earned four …

Ford just revealed the pickup truck we've all been waiting for

Say hello to the all-new Ford Ranger pickup.<p>Ford unveiled the truck on Sunday, just as the 2018 Detroit auto show was kicking off. To say that this thing was hotly anticipated is an understatement. Perhaps the only other new product that has gotten Ford fans as excited in recent years is the …

Detroit Auto Show

How to create the perfect winter garden wonderland

The festive season may be here but don't neglect your outside space. While you're busy beautifying your home and getting your tree ready, you can …

A Harvard doctor shares the 3-ingredient breakfast she eats at work every morning

When Harvard physician Monique Tello looks at the typical American breakfast, she said, it makes her "want to cry."<p>"A bowl of cereal, or a bagel, or a piece of toast, or a muffin are all no different than a dessert," Tello wrote in a recent Harvard Health blog post.<p>Think about it — most blueberry …

Breakfast

Dual studies suggest high-fat, low-carb diet improves memory and lifespan

Are carbs the new fat? For much of the second half of the 20th century, doctors constantly suggested we avoid high-fat foods, but more recently a new …

Low-carb Diet

The 2017 Perseid meteor shower shows up the moon

Perseids

A top LinkedIn exec says the Dalai Lama parable CEO Jeff Weiner told him at their first meeting changed his management style

As the SVP of Global Solutions, Gamson is in charge of the global talent, marketing, sales, and learning teams, making him responsible for about half of LinkedIn's roughly 10,000 employees. He works closely with CEO Jeff Weiner.<p>Gamson told Business Insider that he follows Weiner's philosophy of …

Sea bass baked with potato and fennel

If you prefer to roast the fish in fillets (i.e. boned), ask your fishmonger to do this for you.<p>SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 whole sea bass, approx 2.5-3kg, gutted and cleaned<br>• 3 large Désirée or other<br>• roasting potatoes<br>• 2 fennel bulbs<br>• 1 tbsp fennel seeds<br>• 60ml olive oil, plus extra for drizzling<br>• 4 bay …

Holiday house with swimming pool in Cap Ferret (France)

This project was designed to limit its own impact on the existing green space. As in the rest of the peninsula of Cap Ferret, the terrain that slopes gently down towards the sea is covered with a small pine grove of strawberry trees, palm trees, and pine trees typical of the region. The house was …

Swimming Pools

This Simple Fact Can Ruin Your Life for an Entire Decade

Anybody who’s ever lost a job knows it’s a miserable experience, but a new study shows that the aftereffects of being laid off last far longer than …

Do you see it? Optical illusion makes pretty woman appear on blank canvas

An optical illusion makes participants see a woman with brunette hair after simply staring at a person’s nose for 15 seconds<p>A new optical illusion has surfaced online and it’s much creepier than ‘the dress’.<p>A negative image of a woman’s face appears on one side of the image and an off-white blank …

Firestone Diamonds smashes expectations with first sale

Fledgling diamond miner Firestone has promised more riches are in store after beating expectations for its first ever sale of gemstones from Lesotho.<p>Aim-listed Firestone, which specialises in rare yellow diamonds from the landlocked southern African country, raised $8.14m (£6.5m) at a sales tender …

Hornby sales go off the rails but toy train company's shares jump

Hornby, the maker of model trains, has seen its shares build up a head of steam after a rare positive trading update.<p>The Aim-listed company behind famous brands including Airfix and Scalextric said it expects to remain loss-making this year as it reported on performance over the Christmas …

Oculus Rift Sales: Facebook To Close Demos In 200 Stores

Facebook is reportedly closing down 200 of its 500 pop-up Oculus Rift demo stations across the United States. Oculus later confirmed the report …

20 Tips to Turn Your Bedroom Into a Bohemian Paradise

Throughout the past couple years, we’ve seen the bohemian style flickering on the edges of our vision. Homes filled with houseplants, wicker chair …

NASA: Watch the rare supermoon

Don't Miss the Rare Supermoon Lighting Up the Skies!

Mark your calendars – a rare supermoon will be lighting up our skies on November 13 and 14, as it gets closer to Earth. It is expected to appear at …

Tonight's 'supermoon' will be the largest moon we've seen since 1948

While Hongkongers should be used to looking up to the night sky and not seeing a blanket of stars, our clear weather does mean that we're in for a …

'Supermoon' Science: NASA Explains the Closest Full Moon Until 2034

The November "supermoon" is extra close to Earth today (Nov. 14), providing an extraordinary sight for skywatchers — but exactly what makes this …

Astronomy

A tightwad's guide to low-cost home organisation

There's nothing wrong with being frugal and a little cautious with your hard-earned money, but how can you hang onto the pennies while still enjoying …

Tired, tetchy, low sex drive? You could have 'adrenal fatigue'

Most doctors don't believe 'adrenal fatigue' even exists. Others say it can affect everything from your sleep to your skin. The good news? It's curable. Plus: four ways for busy people to destress<p>Four years ago, if you’d met me you would have found little out of the ordinary: a woman rushing around …

Wellness

14 bucket list destinations that may soon disappear

Scientists have renewed warnings about the future of the Great Barrier Reef with one prominent researcher recently declaring the natural wonder ‘almost dead’.<p>But this isn't an isolated case. All around the world, destinations are under threat from urbanisation, global warming or simple human …

The 23 Coolest Restaurant Trends We Spotted In 2016

Restaurant wallpaper worth stealing, new ways of cooking with fire, next-level banchan, and lot more<p>Pho beats ramen, eggs Benedict bows to khachapuri, doughnuts still rule, and 20 other discoveries we made while searching for this year’s best new restaurants.<p>Is There Anything You <i>Can’t</i> Milk?<p>The …

The popular Prisma app is now on Android — here's how it works

Android users can now download Prisma, the popular app that's using artificial intelligence to turn your boring photos into works of art.<p>Similar to VSCO, you simply upload a photo to the Prisma app and choose a filter that works best. Except rather than applying subtle changes to the photo, the app …

Ask Ethan: Does The Climax Of The Movie 'Gravity' Violate Simple Physics?

The movies play an incredibly important role in firing our imaginations about what’s possible for humanity’s future, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the realm of space travel. Over the past couple of years, movies like Interstellar, The Martian and Gravity have helped us dream up what’s …

Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Nutrition,Nutrition,Food science,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing,Food & drink,Life and style,Science<p>Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p>Have you ever wondered why …

Holistic Medicine

Let’s move to Sydenham, south-east London

It may be suburban, but this leafy area has great property and a gritty edge<p><b>What’s going for it?</b> Sydenham, like Surbiton, Pinner, Sidcup and its neighbour Penge, has one of those names redolent of suburbia. I can imagine Mr Pooter here in his Victorian villa, Reggie Perrin in a semi on Woodbastwick …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ