Sara Goodman

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Best in Bridal: Fall 2014

See the top looks from each collection<p>From short and white to flowing and pink, brides have more options than ever. See the top 5 gowns from each of the most in-demand bridal designers this season.

Scientists confirm existence of elusive 117th element

After four years of painstaking research, the discovery of the periodic table's 117th element has been confirmed. Element 117, otherwise known as ununseptium, was originally discovered back in 2010 by a group of American and Russian physicists with the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR). …

Europa's Ocean May Be Biological Dead End

At first glance, it looks more like a freshly-fertilized chicken egg than Jupiter’s fourth largest moon. But Europa’s fractured brownish-colored surface also suggests activity beneath its icy shell. In fact, some astrobiologists think that underneath this frozen veneer, there may be an ocean of …

As heavy as 14 elephants, as long as 2 tractor trailers: Meet Mr. Titanosaur

They may be the biggest boys on any block -- any block, ever.<p>In fact, the dinosaurs unveiled Saturday by Argentina's Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio may be the largest to grace the Earth. At about 130 feet (40 meters) long and 180,000 pounds (80,000 kilograms), it's no wonder, then, that these …

'Doom' at 20: John Carmack's hellspawn changed gaming forever

Two decades ago a demon infestation changed the way we play games. <i>Doom</i> was first launched 20 years ago today, and while it wasn't the first game to let you play from a first-person perspective, it was the game that ushered the FPS genre into the mass consciousness. Today the likes of <i>Halo</i> and <i>Call of</i> …

New York City's 7 Ramen Hot Spots

Soup’s on. Noodles, too. New Yorkers are now slurping ramen as good as it’s ever been, and it’s only getting better. If this sounds like old news, …

20 free things to do in Sydney

You don't need a fat wallet to enjoy the glamour and chic of Sydney. These 20 attractions, activities and icons won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Take the Bondi to Coogee Walk</b><p>One of the most spectacular walks and coastlines you could hope to see, this route takes in some of Sydney’s most iconic beaches. In …

The Dog Lover’s Guide to Travel

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I recently had the pleasure of chatting with <b>Kelly E. Carter</b>—the mastermind behind <b>The Jet Set Pets</b> travel website and author of the book <b>The Dog Lover’s Guide to Travel</b>—when she stopped by Nat Geo headquarters.<p>“[Dogs] bring us such joy,” she said. “So how come they can’t go …

Researchers Discover Fossils of Largest Dino Believed to Ever Walk the Earth

Researchers believe they've found fossils of a dinosaur so large that it would have made Tyrannosaurus rex look like a pipsqueak.<p>Researchers …

Road to Machu Picchu - Peru in 4K

As requested, more pics of my husky raised by cats!

The picture that got her famous (1/2) I've got a lot of two types of comments, so I decided to address them here: 1. No, she's not completely husky. …

Where Can I Find the Best Chocolate Chip Cookie in the U.S.?

<i>A:</i><p>The great brew houses and burger joints scattered across the country are always highlighted in road trip guides. But chocolate chip cookies, those gooey symbols of all that is wholesome and right about America, always seem to get the shaft. Not today. The cookies from these eight bake shops …

Road Trip Bliss: Long Island

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The east end of <b>Long Island</b>, New York, looks like the gaping jaws of a crocodile. I’m at the back of the animal’s throat, driving northeast on County Road 105, when I see the mouth opening wide in front of me. Here the reptile’s smile spreads around the Great Peconic …

Stunning Mountaintop Views You Need to See Now

Armed with a pair of quality boots and some water, pretty much anyone can hike. It's not hard to find new appreciation for the outdoors when your boots are treading the ground on a mountain that formed long before your ancestors were born. The sweet smell of fresh air, an escape from the daily …

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Did Heels Just Become A Whole Lot Less Painful?

As longtime shoe lovers, we feel confident saying that a "comfortable heel" is an oxymoron. Though we've stumbled upon some that cause less pain than …

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8 Decorating Ideas to Steal From Instagram

Interior designers, bloggers, and tastemakers have taken to the visual-heavy app to capture life's most captivating moments.<p>Interior designers, bloggers, and tastemakers have taken to the visual-heavy app to capture life's most captivating moments. Here, we compile some of the most inspiring …