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25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

North America

14 YouTube Channels You Need To Know If You Want To Work Out For Free

Everything you need if you want to get fit but don't want to spend money, leave your house, or put on a sports bra.

Even if you clear your history, Google has a record of all of your search activity — here's how to delete it

YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there's a new hack to worry about.<p>This ever-expanding list has many people realizing their personal information is less secure than they thought. Consumers are looking for ways to limit their online exposure and take proactive measures to …

This Is What It's Like to Do 100 Crunches a Day For 1 Week

We rarely ever do ab exercises in CrossFit. That's because many of the exercises we do like squats, burpees, box jumps, and pull-ups are compound movements that engage the core — we multitask! But since one of my new year's resolutions is to press into a handstand, I know I need to give my core a …

Workouts

The 'Big One' is coming in 2017: A total solar eclipse

The “Big One” is coming.<p>In astronomical circles there is no greater, more spectacularly stellar event than a total solar eclipse. And at long last, we will have one in the United States in 2017. It anchors a host of other special sights in the sky this coming year that include the planets Venus and …

Astronomy

5 ways to cut holiday travel expenses

Most folks love to travel, but it's an expensive hobby -- especially if you venture outside the country. The airfares, the hotels, even just staying connected... it all adds up quickly. At this time of year, it adds up even more.<p>Fortunately, you can save a few dollars here and there -- sometimes …

Personal Finance

Describing Words Finds Adjectives For the Noun You're Writing About

When you’re writing, adjectives give you the most flexibility to create a vivid picture. It’s also easy to slip into a cliche series of mundane, …

13 places in LA to take your out-of-town relatives - Curbed LA

With the holidays just about underway, out-of-town guests will be traveling to Los Angeles to visit family and friends in the coming weeks. Maybe these visitors have a clear-cut itinerary already planned, but more likely they'll show up secretly (or not so secretly) hoping you'll take them on fun …

The Best Way to Split Open a Coconut Without Any Tools

Fresh coconut is delicious, but they’re tough to break into, especially when you don’t have any tools with you. This trick might save your life if …

16+ of the world’s most amazing waterfalls

<i>Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and</i> …

The Mountaintop Desktop

Frequent desktop contributor JonRedcorn2 usually uses Windows, but this time he has a Mac—and that isn’t stopping him from customizing it the way he …

This guy has traveled to over 80 countries — here's the one money-saving travel hack he swears by

Experienced traveler and Quora user Konrad Waliszewski answered with one tip: <b>alternative travel route hacking</b>.<p>Waliszewski is the founder and CEO of TripScout, a travel app that provides users with city guides and maps. He's also traveled to over 80 countries and has his own travel blog, …

A 19-year-old created a free robot lawyer that has beaten 160,000 parking tickets

The very first robot lawyer that was designed to challenge parking tickets has been wildly successful since it was launched last Fall.<p>British programmer Joshua Browder, 19, launched the beta version of the bot in London in September. In that month alone, 3,000 people used the service to appeal …

There’s a Brilliant New Way to Pay Less for Your Flights

Here's exactly how to save a ton of money on airfare—especially if you book last-minute.<p><i>This story originally appeared on Time.com.</i><p>There are probably …

Flying

The Cheapest Day To Buy A Plane Ticket, Depending On Where You're Going

Stick this puppy on your fridge.<p>We all know the magic time to buy a plane ticket is precisely 54 days in advance, for domestic travel.<p>But what if you're flying beyond the U.S.?<p>The experts at CheapAir recently researched the cheapest day to buy plane tickets for a whole host of international …

60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — It literally was a whale of a job.<p>Crews on Friday finished removing the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale …

What marijuana does to your body and brain

Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug— something with "no accepted medical use" — means it is pretty tough to study.<p>Yet numerous anecdotal reports as well as some studies have linked marijuana with several purported health benefits, from pain relief to helping with certain forms of …

A storm of retail bankruptcies is rocking the US economy

Upon Bloomberg's propitious report, Aeropostale shares plunged 28% to 15 cents. It has been a penny stock since last September. The New York Stock Exchange, which had threatened the company with delisting, removed the stock before 2 p.m. today, and trading of the shares has been suspended.<p>Bloomberg:<p>…

15 Breathtaking Campsites In Canada You Need To Visit This Summer

These spots will make you one happy camper.

Hiking

It's about time we gave Tesla more credit for how incredible the Model S is

The front end of the car has been altered to look more like the the Model X SUV, the "hospital grade" air filtration that's called "Bioweapon Mode" on the Model X has been added, the onboard charger has been upgraded to deliver faster charge times, and a couple of new interior options are available.<p>…

12 Quick And Safe Ways To Get Rid Of A Stye

Styes are irritating and painful and every person suffering from one of these red bumps on the eyelid quickly searches for a treatment to take it …

This Urban Exploration App Takes You More Interesting Places Than The Shortest Route

Cities have so many interesting things to see. Likeways helps you find them.<p>When you ask a new urban mapping app for directions, it gives you two choices: the “boring” route–the most efficient path suggested by Google–and a longer path that lets you explore an interesting part of the city you might …

Remember When Mythbusters Proved Square Wheels Kind of Actually Work?

Or at least, they don't completely prevent this truck from driving down a runway.<p>Square wheels make for a great metaphor with a funny mental image. It's a geometrical impossibility, right?<p>Not if you're a MythBuster.<p>We were reminded of this fantastic MythBusters clip by the YouTube channel …

21 Magical Places In The South You Won't Believe Actually Exist

The South has A LOT to offer.

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the remote 8.4 …

Renew Your U.S. Passport Now, State Dept. Says

Expecting a deluge of renewals and applications, State Department officials are urging Americans to renew sooner rather than later.<p>Is your passport expiring soon? You're not alone: In 2006 and 2007, the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative went into effect, which for the first time required …

Our Favorite Cruise Lines: Gold List 2016

Start planning your next cruise vacation here, with the 2016 Gold List of our favorite cruise lines.

10 Things We're Obsessed With In November

Some things are just...better<p><i>This article was originally published in the November 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science, <i>under the title "Obsessed.”</i>

Which US City You Should Live in Based Off Your Myers-Briggs Results

<i>This post was originally posted on JoinBlush.com</i><p>It's fun to learn about your personality. You can dig into who might best complement you in a romantic relationship, what job would best suit your strengths, and even what city you should live in. It's great fun, which is probably why you moseyed on …

5 travel spots that just got cheaper for Americans

Honey, grab the kids: we're going abroad.<p>Much of the world is on sale for Americans right now since the U.S. dollar is enjoying one of the strongest moments in modern history.<p>Just about everything from hotels to luxury handbags to McDonald's hamburgers is cheaper abroad than in the United States …

South America