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These Are The Colors Everyone Is Talking About In 2018

There's a new minimalist color palette in town, and it doesn't involve grey.<p>While 2017 was all about tropical green, warm neutrals, and sophisticated camel accents, color palettes took an edgier turn this year. Think fiery reds, metallics, and, of course, a lot of Ultra Violet — the Pantone color …

Home Decorating

50 great quotes about Europe and Europeans

Climbers Alex Lowe and David Bridges' bodies found in Tibet after 16 years

<b>The bodies of two American climbers have been found in a glacier in the Himalayas, 16 years after they were killed by a huge avalanche.</b><p>World-renowned mountaineer Alex Lowe had been climbing the 8,013m (26,290ft) Shishapangma peak in Tibet in October 1999 with cameraman David Bridges when they were …

Australian Craig Wright claims to be Bitcoin creator

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1240000/1240848_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524633699_5268503b99e06ed6f673946c7381f2c0<p><b>Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has publicly identified himself as Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.</b><p>His admission follows years of …

21 places in Italy you never thought to visit (but really should)

Planning an Italian holiday in 2018 but want to escape the tourist hordes? Then head instead to one of these lesser-known gems.<p>1. Marina de Pisciotta, Campania<p>Lee Marshall, author of Telegraph Travel's guides to Rome, Florence, Tuscany and Sicily, recommends this unheralded spot in the Province of …

Churchill and the Taxman

The great statesman had a cavalier approach to his tax affairs.<p>As David Cameron tries to cast off the Panamanian cloud hanging over his family’s tax …

Rome museum offers unique, immersive Caravaggio Experience

Prepare for a whole new kind of cultural experience: a Caravaggio exhibition in Rome that doesn’t feature a single canvas of the fiery Baroque master.<p>It features an innovative video installation combined with an original musical score and even fragrances. The aim is to engage visitors on a …

25 Strangely Satisfying Photos Of Things Organized Neatly

A Tumblr called 'Things Organized Neatly' celebrates the unusual art of turning the craziness and clutter of everyday life into the meticulous …

Zaha Hadid Was Just Getting Started

Everyone Wants to Buy These Server Uniforms—But They're Not for Sale

We didn't know agrarian-chic was a thing, until we went to this Manhattan restaurant.<p>A framed painting smaller than a piece of paper hangs above the bar at Nix. It's a tiny rendering of a smudgy red tomato on an equally smudgy black backdrop—and it was specially made for the space by artist <b>Hugo</b> …

18 Independent Bookstores Every Book Junkie Must Visit

Heaven is a place on earth.<p>And for more London bookshops, check out:<p>* 14 Beautiful Independent Bookshops In London<p>* The London Bookshop Map

10 of the best alternative city breaks in Europe

If you’re after a fresh spin on the city break look beyond the usual big names for more cool culture and great sights. Here’s our list for 2016<p>• <b>Alt. city breaks 2015</b><p><b>Why go?</b> The island of Malta itself is a sight to behold but within the walled city of its capital, Valletta, built by the Knights of …

European Travel

How to Buy Coffee Like a Pro

Want to star in your own episode of <i>Portlandia</i>? Go to the coffee aisle, pick up a bag of beans and read it aloud.<p>Should you go for the single-origin …

15 Facts About Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party

<i>Luncheon of the Boating Party</i> is one of Pierre-Auguste Renoir's most famous works. It's also one of the most well-known depictions of an alfresco …

Art

Don't Make These Common Mistakes When Cooking (or Baking!) with Butter

Butter makes everything better—unless you make these common mistakes.<p>It's a trope, but it's also true: Butter makes everything better. French pastries would just be sad crackers without it. Leave it out and silky pan sauces become nothing but meat juice. While a knob of butter can add richness and …

David Bowie's last release, Lazarus, was 'parting gift' for fans in carefully planned finale

<b>David Bowie</b>'s final record was a carefully-orchestrated farewell to his fans, his producer has confirmed.<p>Lazarus, released on the Bowie's 69th birthday <b>just two days before his death</b>, opens with the lyrics: "Look up here, I'm in Heaven!"<p><b>Was David Bowie's Blackstar named after a cancer lesion?</b><p>Its …

The 11 Most Spectacular Cities to See in the Winter

1 of 11<p>Tallinn, Estonia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Banff National Park, Canada<p>3 of 11<p>Gobi Desert, Mongolia<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>Tromso, Norway<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

We seek beauty in many forms: through art and architecture; from water views and mountain highs; in its people and its history. This list circles the globe, finding the most beautiful cities in the world from Italy to Iran. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new …

8 things you say all the time that could be holding you back from getting rich

Your thoughts, actions, and even your choice of words could mean the difference between living a wealthy life and an average life.<p>"If you spend time around the wealthy and the middle class, it's an eye-opening experience to hear the differences in how the two groups speak," writes Steve Siebold, a …

Self-improvement

This is bad news for people who spend millions on art

“Art is about life and the art world is about money,” Damien Hirst famously said. And with the European Fine Art Foundation estimating $57.3 billion …

17 quotes that take you inside the mind of billionaire investor Mark Cuban

He sold his first company, MicroSolutions, for $6 million. He did even better with his next company, Broadcast.com, which he sold to Yahoo for almost $6 billion.<p>Almost immediately after, Cuban sold all of his Yahoo stock, netting $2 billion in cash for himself. Weeks later, the market crashed.<p>Since …

Modern Art Explained In One Comic (16 pics)

Have you ever felt lost at your local modern art museum? Modern art can be confusing for many, but this wonderful comic by John Atkinson, the artist …

This is How People Lie About Their Lives on Instagram

Bangkok, Thailand-based photographer Chompoo Baritone recently created a clever series of images that pokes fun at how Instagram users often use …

The Evolution Of Bras Says A Lot About Women's Bodies

Fascinating.<p>From simple Roman cloths to pointy-shaped cones, bras have changed quite a bit since the days of the Romans.<p>And as bras have evolved from shapeless fabric to contoured undergarments, this video from Glamour shows just how views on women's bodies have changed over time. Women's breasts …

Hitler’s world may not be so far away | Timothy Snyder

Misunderstanding the Holocaust has made us too certain we are ethically superior to the Europeans of the 1940s. Faced with a new catastrophe – such as devastating climate change – could we become mass killers again?<p><b>It was 20 years after I chose to become a historian</b> that I first saw a photograph of …

World History

4 Secrets of Blissful Entrepreneurial Power Couples

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Running a successful business with your soul mate may seem like an idyllic dream. You are together all the time and can determine your mutual career destinies instead of spending many hours apart working for someone else.<p>You get …

Small Business

20 pieces of vintage 1990s Chanel jewelry

JEWELRY SEE<p><b>Return to a daring decade of jewelry, with oversized pearls and stones modeled by Naomi Campbell, Claudia Schiffer, Helena Christensen and</b> …

Jewelry

Every Alt-Bride Will Want A Wedding Like This

When it comes to tying the knot, adding your own quirky personal touches transforms your special day into something truly memorable. And after seeing …

Weddings