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Everything to Know About Atlanta

Georgia's cultural hub offers a park-laden cityscape, influential music scene, and a new, greenway for walkers and cyclists.<p>The capital of Georgia is the Southeast’s geographic funnel, a famously open-minded intersection, and a headquarters during the civil rights movement. In Atlanta, where there …

Travel

Let Us All Remember The Great F-Zero GX

I play <i>Gran Turismo</i> games because they’re like an interactive version of a glossy car brochure. Others, like <i>Dirt</i>, I play for the sensation of barely …

Retrogaming

A Traveler's Guide to Morelia, Michoacan

Morelia, the state capital of Michoacan in ​Mexico, has a population of about 500 thousand and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The city has over 200 …

Mexico

Everything to Know About Chicago

Here's how to plan the best possible trip to the Windy City.<p>Humble Midwestern roots keep this vibrant city with world-class architecture, arts and dining grounded. Chicago loves its sports, too, and if a team is doing well, you'll feel the energy pulsing through the streets. Locals are friendly and …

Travel

Milan city guide: the best things to see and do, cheap hotels and restaurants you won't want to miss

If it's a glamorous city break you're after, then Milan needs to go on your bucket list right now.<p>Packed with art, fashion, history and mouthwatering …

Italy

Autism test and treatment on horizon as scientists find hormone deficiency link

A test and possible treatment for autism could be on the horizon after scientists discovered that people and primates who are less social are deficient in a particular hormone.<p>Around 1.1 per cent of the people in Britain, around 695,000 are through to be on the autism spectrum, according to The …

Autism

35 trips every couple should take in their lifetime

There's nothing quite like travel to put any relationship to the test, no matter whether you and your SO are adventure-seekers, lovers of luxury, or …

Costa Rica

Superman at 80: The Jewish origins of the Man of Steel and the 'curse' that haunts the actors who play him

This week marks the 80th anniversary of Superman's first appearance in a comic book. The Man of Steel adorned the cover of the June issue of <i>Action</i> …

What is relativity? Einstein's mind-bending theory explained

When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space and time. Isaac Newton saw space and time as fixed, but in the new picture provided by special relativity and general relativity they were fluid and …

Physics

Tips and Tricks on Visiting 26 National Parks, Straight From Park Employees

From the best time of the year to visit to the best hidden spots, straight from those who know it best.<p>Each of the National Park Service’s 417 …

National Parks

There's a Link Between Autism And Epilepsy, And Scientists Might Have Figured It Out

Their brains can't calm down.<p>Researchers have discovered why a mutated gene causes seizures in some children who have autism.<p>Autism spectrum disorder …

Best place to escape to in every state

Looking for reprieve in beautiful spaces<p>The hustle of everyday life can wear you down in the best of times, but lately things have been…shall we …

Seniors Get a Wii Bowling League of Their Own

When Dennis Berkholtz’s parents moved to a retirement home in 2004, he worried they’d get bored. “People were just playing bingo,” he recalls. But a …

This Is the Most Popular Tourist Attraction in Every State

And what they'll cost you.<p>Whether you’ve planned a trip or you’re making a pit stop on a long drive, a new city has a lot to offer. Between museums, …

Feature: A Kirby Retrospective: From Game Boy To Nintendo Switch

Kirby your enthusiasm

Retrogaming

60 Things You'll Only Understand If You Are A Xennial

Again, please don’t click on this post unless you lived through the ’80s.

Universal Pictures

6 Simple Habits That Are Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

Very small changes can have a very big effect on your emotional outlook.<p>There's a lot to be said for being happy. It makes you better at your job, healthier, likelier to have good relationships, and can even extend your life. Plus, if you've tried being happy and unhappy, then you already know …

With these four words, I knew my wife loved me

I sat on a bench in a beautiful cemetery visiting with the woman who would be my wife and tried to ignore my sad, racing heart. Our relationship was about to end -- not because I wanted it to -- because she was about to learn the awful truth.<p>"There's something I need to tell you," I said.<p>Actually, …

How The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Changed My Life

<i>This story is this week's winner our</i> Heart of the Revolution <i>competition. For their contribution, GameRevolution Forum user The_bad_who won a copy of</i> …

Games that Changed Our Lives: 'Ocarina of Time'

My father always loved video games. A Brazilian immigrant who moved to the United States in his early twenties, he’d spend the little time he had …

Retrogaming

This New Autism Genetics Study Could Help Explain Why It's Such a Huge Spectrum

One disorder or several?<p>Genes responsible for a number of autism's characteristics come in two varieties, which could help explain not only the …

Autism

RANKED: The 10 best Super Mario games ever made

10. 'Super Mario Bros. 2'<p><i>Nintendo</i><p>It may seem like an unlikely place to start, given that it's not a 'real' Mario game, but 'Super Mario Bros. 2' is …

Gallery: Bubble hotels – an extraordinary way to see extraordinary places

A bubble room is essentially an inflatable dome, kept erect by a silent ventilation system that can also continually refresh the air keeping the …

Iceland

27 Dads Who Will Make You Laugh, Groan, And Possibly Wet Yourself

These guys got dad jokes for days.

Top places to visit in Maldives

Unrivalled luxury, stunning white-sand beaches and an amazing underwater world make the Maldives an obvious choice for a true holiday of a lifetime. …

These villas in the Maldives have slides that take you right into the water

A luxury resort in the Maldives is sure to appeal to the child in all of us – as the incredible villas feature slides that guests can take straight down and into a shimmering blue lagoon.<p>Soneva Jani, a resort that opened just over a year ago in the Maldives, is built around the 150-acre island of …

The Best Microadventures In Each Of The Midwestern States

<i>For the next month, Uproxx GPS is zeroing in on “microadventures” — day trips, quick jaunts, and small-scale explorations that will notch neatly into your busy life. As part of this initiative, we’re counting off the best day trips in five different regions of the country. Today we’re in the</i> …

The legendary creator of 'Super Mario' explains why he tries not to hire gamers to work at Nintendo

You might think that being a gamer would give you a leg up for a job at Nintendo, one of the world's leading video game companies.<p>But it actually could hurt your chances.<p>As part of his plan to take a step back from the company, Shigeru Miyamoto, Nintendo's legendary game designer, is trying to …

Retrogaming

The Best National Park in Every U.S. State, Mapped

In case you didn't know already, this year, America's National Park Service is 100 years old — and to celebrate, we're disclosing a few of the …

Top thing to do in all 50 states

As you may already know, I’m a sucker for lists and checking things off of lists. I mean I know they’re kind of cheesy and clickbait-y but hey like I …

Grand Canyon