Sarah Park

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If You're Younger Than 31, You've Never Experienced This

Life was cooler in 1985.<p>Still not convinced the Earth is rapidly warming? Consider this: The last time the global monthly temperature was below average was February 1985.<p>That means if you are 30 years old or younger, there has not been a single month in your entire life that was colder than average.<p>…

The Caribbean is making a mysterious sound so loud that it can be 'heard' from space

The ocean's a noisy place, but under the regular din of marine life and ship traffic, scientists have detected a strange, much louder sound coming from the Caribbean Sea.<p>It's too low to be heard by human ears, but the whistle-like noise is so powerful that researchers have been able to pick up its …

Scientists Caught 'Undead' Genes Coming Alive After Death

Turns out there might be "life" after death, after all.<p>What really happens to us after death? Once a person stops breathing, and their heart ceases to pump blood, they're what doctors consider "clinically dead." On a biological level, the eventual decomposition of cells, organs, and brain tissue …

Boomers, don’t sit around on your plans to downsize your home

Boomers, your biggest regret five years from now may well be your complacency about housing in 2016.<p>There's been a noticeable uptick lately in the number of voices raising concerns about the surge in house prices in some cities, most notably Toronto and Vancouver. We've seen this happen a few times …

Why don’t birds get lost? They may have mastered quantum mechanics.

In the moment after their plane was hit, there was no time to think, let alone radio their position. The four Royal Air Force pilots ditched their broken bomber and dropped into the North Sea, near Britain. It was February 23, 1942 — and it should have been their last day on Earth.<p>Floundering in …

Quantum Physics

This Spaghetti Recipe Is Going Viral

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, you guys exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!"—and never hold back from sharing when you think something I've made looks absolutely foul. (Thanks for …

22 Open Plan Living Room Designs and Modern Interior Decorating Ideas

Open plan living room designs can emphasize spacious loft living style or offer space saving ideas for decorating small apartments and homes. We …

'The Sandlot' Cast: Where Are They Now?

PG1993<p>In Theaters on April 4, 1994<p>When Scottie Smalls (Thomas Guiry) moves to a new neighborhood, he manages to make friends with a group... Read More

America's Best 20 Hikes

1. Hanging Lake, CO<p>Distance: 3.2 miles round trip | Elevation gain: 1,050 ft | Learn more.<p>Photo: Nicola Easterby<p>2. The Enchantments, WA<p>Distance: 8 miles round trip | Elevation gain: 2,600 ft | Learn more.<p>Photo: Mikaela Tangeman<p>3. Angel's Landing, UT<p>Distance: 5 miles round trip | Elevation gain: …

16 Gorgeous Bedroom Makeovers That Really Wow

We can't decide if these make us want to hop out of bed, or stay curled up in the sheets all day.<p>It's often the last room on your redecorating checklist, but these designers prove that you can totally transform this space without dedicating tons of time or cash.

Interior Design

Oceans Are Losing Oxygen—and Becoming More Hostile to Life

Low-oxygen areas are expanding in deep waters, killing some creatures outright and changing how and where others live. It may get much worse.<p>Marlin and sailfish are the oceans’ perfect athletes. A marlin can outweigh a polar bear, leap through the air, and traverse the sea from Delaware to …

Global Warming

21 Disney World Hacks For Your Family's Dream Vacation

<i>What are some of the best Walt Disney World (Orlando) hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p>Editor's Note: The original post …

This Clever Duvet Cover Trick is Going to Change Your Life

The "duvet burrito" makes changing your cover SO much easier.<p>Nothing says frustrating like trying to put on a duvet cover by yourself. In a world of iPhones, robo-vacuums, and all sorts of tech gadgets, you'd think we would have found a simpler solution to this cumbersome housekeeping task by now. …

Cleaning

Spotlight: “Melen Hirren” Catherine Park

<i>You’ve probably heard of the actress Helen Mirren, right? Imagine our surprise when we came across a magazine curated by “Melen Hirren”—and no, we’re not dyslexic.</i><p><i>The person responsible is Catherine Park, a content producer and aspiring writer/designer from Los Angeles. Protective and somewhat shy,</i> …

Social Media

10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

Living Rooms

Best and Worst Dressed at the Oscars

Felicity Jones joins Tom Hanks for latest Dan Brown thriller, Inferno

Tom Hanks, once again donning the flowing locks of Robert Langdon in new Dan Brown adaptation Inferno, will be joined by Felicity Jones for his next romp through ancient symbols and contemporary evil.<p>Directed once again by Ron Howard, following The Da Vinci Code and Angels and Demons, Jones is …

Movies

The contagious thought that could kill you

To die, sometimes you need only believe you are ill, and as David Robson discovers, we can unwittingly ‘catch’ such fears, often with terrifying consequences.<p>Beware the scaremongers. Like a witch doctor’s spell, their words might be spreading modern plagues.<p>It’s a consistent phenomenon, but …

Multiple Sclerosis

Scientific Pros Weigh The Cons Of Messing With Earth's Thermostat

Before anyone tries to cool the Earth with technologies that could counteract global warming, there needs to be a lot more research into the benefits and risks. That's the conclusion announced Tuesday by a scientific panel convened by the prestigious National Research Council to assess "climate …

John Besh's Stuffed French Toast

Make this delicious breakfast treat.<p>"Nutella is a chocolate hazelnut spread in a jar, created in Italy in the 1940s, and when my wife and I were living in Europe, we became hooked on it. But the truth is, I'll stuff French toast with anything, from peanut butter and honey to apricot preserves, and …

Event-o-Rama: 5 Must-Dos in January

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in January:</b><p>Embrace winter in its frigid glory at the 31st annual <b>Harbin International Ice & Snow Sculpture Festival</b> (January 5-February 25) in northeastern <b>China.</b> This epic extravaganza is …

10 Inspiring Home Offices

Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop from—these chic desktops and home offices will inspire you to create your own perfect workspace.<p>Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop …

Interior Design

The Top Pixie Haircuts of All Time

From classic icons to modern muses, these are the celebrities who prove the versatility of the cool cut.<p>From classic icons to modern muses, these are the celebrities who prove the versatility of the cool cut. Plus, see our three favorite and daring ways to style a pixie cut.

Hairstyling

The 20 prettiest dresses of Fashion Week

Fashion Week

How to Make Hot Joy's Crab Fat–Caramel Wing Sauce

Hot Joy’s transcendent wings are funky from the fish sauce and crab paste in the glossy caramel that lacquers them. Yes, reducing fish sauce is stinky, but the payoff is worth it.<p>Hot Joy’s transcendent wings are funky from the fish sauce and crab paste in the glossy caramel that lacquers them. Yes, …

Recipes

The Week in Review: White House Fights Climate Change

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2014<p>Of all the problems facing the planet, global warming gets little attention from the average American. Recent Gallup …

Bargain Alert! 10 Stylish Sofas on Sale Now

Fog Kendall Sofa from World Market; was $699, now $549.<p>Looking to replace your current couch? Getting a new one can be a great way to update your …