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16 Hiking Trails New Yorkers Need To Check Out

If it's been a while since you've left NYC, hiking may seem like a totally inaccessible activity (or, at least, a novel one). But, between the five …

Hiking

5 Short True Crime Books You Can Finish In A Single Weekend

True crime aficionados, has this been a wild week or what? Not only has a man believed to be the Golden State Killer been arrested, but Michelle …

Oh Joy’s Newest Collab Proves Luggage Doesn’t Have to be Boring

PHOTOGRAPHY BY CALPAK<p><i>This story was originally published on Domino.</i><p>If it feels like good quality, durable luggage and design-minded, chic luggage are two mutually exclusive categories, it’s because they often are. This is why, when CALPAK announced a just-launched collaboration with designer and …

These Runway-Approved Nail Trends Are Bold, Bright & Easy To Copy

Of all the cities that take part in Fashion Month, London is the one best known for its bold, quirky runway looks and equally unexpected front-row …

11 Non-Fiction Books You Can Read For Free on Your Kindle

Whether you're into gardening, meditation, travel, cooking, exercise, or clean eating, or looking for business tips, first aid lessons, or …

This Ex-Glossier Rep Just Wrote the Ultimate Dupe Guide

View Gallery12 photos<p>1 / 12<p>Boy Brow vs. AOA Go Brow<p>According to Erin, the secret to Boy Brow's natural but durable effect is its waxy texture. AOA's …

Skin Care

The NYC Happy Hours That Will Actually Make You (& Your Wallet) Happy

Who says magic isn't real? Nearly every night of the week in the golden hours after the work day ends, there's happy hour. It is a mystical time when …

Manhattan

15 Adult Books Like 'A Wrinkle In Time' To Read If You Grew Up On The Childhood Classic

With <i>A Wrinkle in Time</i> taking the box office by storm, you should have already dusted off your old copy and re-read it in anticipation of seeing the …

Books

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

By far the best Cream Cheese Pound Cake I have ever eaten or shared! This pound cake recipe will surely become a classic in your home.Cream Cheese …

The 'Underground Railroad' To Save Atheists

A vision to protect those persecuted for non-religion<p>Lubna Yaseen was a student in Baghdad when death threats forced her into exile. Her crime was to think the unthinkable and question the unquestionable—to state, openly, that she was an atheist.<p>Growing up in Hillah, a city in central Iraq, she …

Religion

The DNA of Iceland's First Known Black Man, Recreated From His Living Descendants

Hans Jonatan, who escaped slavery in 1802, now has hundreds of relatives in the country.<p>Hans Jonatan was born into slavery on a Caribbean sugar plantation, and he died in a small Icelandic fishing village. In those intervening 43 years, he fought for the Danish Navy in the Napoleonic Wars, lost a …

Black History

Learn the secrets to becoming a full-time freelancer by taking these online classes

Working from home is seriously the best. Why not do it full-time?<p>Don't get us wrong. It can be hard to kickstart a professional freelancing career. …

Employment

The Matte Lipstick That Completely Changed My Morning Routine

Worrying about a precisely defined cupid's bow is about as meticulous a concern as measuring the size and length of both cat-eye wings. But some …

Makeup

The Eye Cream That Made Me Actually Believe In Eye Cream

When following up even the most ludicrous falsehood with "<i>believe me</i>" is enough to get you elected president, you know you're facing a full-fledged …

Skin Care

Open Source Lightroom Alternative Darktable Now Available on Microsoft Windows

Adobe's rolling all of its longtime products into cloud-based apps has unleashed a wave of alternatives and now a Mac and Linux-user favorite is …

Our Most Anticipated Tabletop Games of 2018

2017 was a stellar year for the tabletop hobby. Dozens of excellent new games arrived on our tables, from intriguing abstract strategy games to …

19 Beautiful Bookstores You Need To Visit In America

Bookshop road trip, anyone?

Explore The Temple of No Now in this Free Quirky Adventure

Remember those old choose-your-own-adventure books? How you would read a few sentences and then at the bottom it would say “If you decided to kiss …

Quirky Ceramic Face Pots Are Given a Wild Hairdo When You Add a Plant

Artist Jennifer Hinkle creates a small, colorful world out of charming ceramic planters. Through her shop Hinkleville, she sells her handcrafted pots that are adorned with glossy glazes and sweet, tiny faces. Each of Hinkle’s creations feature the same sort of expression—a stylized depiction of …

Striking Geometric Tattoos Inspired by Nature's Microscopic World

The tattooist known simply as Roxx adorns clients with minimalist geometric designs that sprawl across their arms, chests, and legs. Created using only black ink, the Los Angeles-based artist incorporates bold lines and complex shapes—resembling wire or machinery—that contour a person’s body, …

Woven Wall Art Uses Colorful Thread to Recreate the Beauty of Natural Landscapes

Savannah Teel marries the ancient craft of weaving with modern technology to produce art that’s a balance between old and new worlds. Working under the name Savvie Studio, she creates small original wall hangings that speak to the beauty of nature, from the forests to the desert. Each piece …

Finally, A Sausage Fighting Game For Smartphones

These are several screenshots and a gameplay video of Sausage Legend, an iOS and Android game recently released by Milkcorp. Gameplay consists of …

Thanks, Internet!: Compilation Of Guy Fieri Eating To Johnny Cash's Cover Of 'Hurt'

This is a video edited by Youtuber Mayor Werts of clips of Guy Fieri eating on <i>Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives</i> with Johnny Cash's cover of 'Hurt' …

Korean 'Bomb Pizza' Dough Bubble Is Set On Fire At Table

This is a video of a Korean bomb pizza, a pizza hidden in a giant dough bubble which is doused in oil and set on fire at the table. Then the bubble …

Pizza

Together Wear, Hoodies With Pockets Made For Hugging

Together Wear are ~$70 hoodies made for hugging (currently an already-funded Kickstarter campaign). Each hoodie has two hand holes in the back for …

Clothing

Beautiful Giant Octopus Kite With Waving Tentacles

This is a video of a giant octopus kite being flown at Marina Barrage in Singapore. As you can see, there is also a squid kite flying in the …

Octopuses

Valiant Effort: Two Drunk Irishmen Try To Move A Couch

This is a beautiful video of two drunk Irishmen trying to move a sofa. They are not very good at it. Of course they probably would have been a lot …

Paranormal Coloring: An Official X-Files Coloring Book

Just in time for the mini-series finale this Sunday, this is the $12 official X-Files Coloring Book available from IAm8Bit. The 32-page book contains …

Damn Bro, You Lift?: Korean Buff Jesus Crucifix

This is a Korean crucifix featuring a very muscular Jesus. I'm not entirely sure where it's located, but presumably outside the Church of Gains. …

Plant Lamps Designed For Rooms Without Windows

Two lamp posts in a row! It's going to be that kind of day. These are the Mygdal Plantlights designed by Studio We Love Eames. They were created to …