Monique Glinton

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Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

APOD: Atacama's Cloudy Night (2013 Jul 27) Image Credit & Copyright: Yuri Beletsky (Las Campanas Observatory, Carnegie Institution) http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130727.html Explanation: Storm clouds do sometimes come to Chile's Atacama desert, known as the driest place on Earth. These washed through the night sky just last month during the winter season, captured in this panoramic view. Drifting between are cosmic clouds more welcome by the region's astronomical residents though, including dark dust clouds in silhouette against the crowded starfields and nebulae of the central Milky Way. Below and right of center lies the Large Magellanic Cloud, appropriately named for its appearance in starry southern skies. City lights about 200 kilometers distant still glow along the horizon at the right, while bright star Canopus shines above them in the cloudy sky. Starship Asterisk* • APOD Discussion Page http://asterisk.apod.com/discuss_apod.php?date=130727 #APOD

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Video Rewind: Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Paul McCartney, and Elton John go “Dancing in the Street”

<i>Welcome to a new feature entitled Video Rewind. Every Friday, a CoS staffer shares a beloved video clip dug up from the depths of the Internet.</i> …

Eat Your Way To A Natural Tan With These Foods (Yes, Really!)

This isn't rocket science. What you put into your body is just as important as what you put on your body (if not more so). When you eat foods that are rich in vitamins and minerals, this leads to healthier and stronger hair, nails and skin. And according to Dr. Susan Stuart, a board-certified …

Jo No Fui's Seductive Fall 2013 Campaign by Riccardo Vimercati

<b>The Seduction of Autumn</b> – Italian label Jo No Fui taps newcomer Alex Armstrong for its fall 2013 campaign, shot by Riccardo Vimercati. The Canadian …

Something to Drink: 3 Rums You've Never Heard of

<b>There's a deep connection</b> between Boston and rum. More than 150 distilleries operated in New England at the time of the American Revolution, and they made some of the world's best rum.<p>Whiskey replaced rum as America's drink shortly after the nation gained independence, but by then the world was in …

Antipasto Grill | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This recipe makes wonderful use of all of summer’s bounty. It’s the perfect option for a backyard get-together when you can mingle around the grill. Because of all the different vegetables and the long cooking time, be prepared to replenish the coals every 20 or so minutes if you’re using charcoal. …

COBB Ford Focus ST

Consider us torn.<p>TESTED<p>Fans of the original ’roided-out Honda Civics that launched the tuner craze and made Vin Diesel’s career may have aged, but Ford’s new turbocharged Focus ST proves there’s still some energy left in the traditional sport-compact scene and the aftermarket that feeds off it.<p>Cobb …

Decorating With Fruits: 30 Stylish Modern Interiors That Look Fresh

Living in tall concrete structures and surrounded by stone and glass, we often forget the many delights of nature. Each season brings along with it a …

Top 10 stops for Central America first-timers

The green cufflinks between North and South America, these seven compact countries would be easy to skip on a map. Yet they represent a complex web of cultures, ancient ruins, tropical wildlife and adventure.<p>For starters, try climbing lava-gurgling volcanoes with perfect cones that poke above the …

Otherworldly Pics Of The Iridescent Universe Inside Meteorites

If the sky is falling and meteorites mean an end to all of us, at least let them look like this.<p>Meteorites–the chunks of debris from space that may have killed the dinosaurs and sometimes threaten humans, too–are usually lumpy, gray, and sinister-looking from the outside.<p>But when cracked open and …

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Daisy Balloon | Osaka Takashimaya (o

These Islands aren't for the average traveller, but a visit to the pristine Loyalty Islands promises a truly extraordinary experience: http://bbc.in/1bio1ua

Memory Suitcases, Paintings on Old Luggage

In the nostalgic photo series “Memory Suitcases,” Israeli artist Yuval Yairi painted faraway destinations on to old suitcases and then photographed …