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Hollywood’s Most Glamorous Mid-Century Modern Homes Photographed Decades Later

Since her days studying architecture in Berlin in the 1990s, German-born photographer Stephanie Kloss has held a soft spot for the mid-century …

The 20 Best Islands for Dream Getaways: Readers' Choice Awards 2015

A palm-fringed island of perfect snorkeling and shady hammocks may seem like a dream, but it's a fantasy found in many destinations around the world. Whether your passion is for wildlife, wild waves, or simply wild cocktail recipes, these 20 islands should be at the top of your list.<p>Raja Ampat …

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10 Of The Most Fabulous Housing Designs Of 2014

From a house dangling off a cliff to an apartment designed to make friends, here are the most ingenious residential designs of the year.<p>Not everyone can live in a one-of-a-kind, architect-designed home, but there is no shortage of spectacular designs that make us wish we did, whether it’s a …

These Were the 20 Most Popular Websites Every Year Since 1996

Webcrawler and AOL were the Google and Facebook of the 90s.<p><b>You could forgive Webcrawler,</b> Netscape, and Excite if they looked around in the mid-1990s and thought they would rule the internet forever. How quickly things change online.<p>The <i>Washington Post</i> just published this look back at web dominance …

These 11 Speeches from the Last Two Centuries Changed the World

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

The 14 Best Game Trailers of 2014

From bloody wolves and the end of the world, to unknown indies and Duck Hunt Dog, these were our favorite trailers of the year.<p>Trailers have the rare …

38 Years of Dragon Slaying - IGN Video

Since before video games even had graphics, we've been slaying virtual dragons. Take a look back at some of the most memorable dragon fights in video …

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Victoria's Secret Names their Sexiest Celebs

See who landed first place in categories like Sexiest Hair and Sexiest Street Style Star for 2014.<p>It's safe to say that Victoria's Secret—who introduced the world to the likes of Miranda Kerr, Candice Swanepoel and Adriana Lima—is the authority on what (and who) is sexy. Today, the brand announced …

16+ Sex Tips for Women and the Best Sex Advice

The Ladies of the 2015 Pirelli Calendar—Revealed

While the next edition of the storied Pirelli Calendar won’t be available until November (for a select few, of course), new behind-the-scenes photos reveal the ubermodels inside. Get a sneak peek of the upcoming collectible—photographed by Steven Meisel and styled by Carine Roitfeld—here.

The Most Trusted Place for Answering Life's Questions

Answered<p>In Zeus<p>Does Zeus live on mount Olympus<p>Zeus was believed by the Ancient Greeks to be one of the Olympian gods, and all the Olympian gods lived …

11 Spectacular Rooms from Around the World

Spaces in France, Morocco, and more.<p>From a natural, open-air porch in Kenya to a glamorous Moroccan bathroom, these inspiring spaces have global style.

Victoria’s Secret Loses Trademark Battle Over “Pink” Brand

A judge’s stern reminder: underwear is not outerwear<p>Over in London, Pink button-downs are in and Pink bras are out, thanks to a court ruling that Victoria’s Secret’s Pink brand of lingerie infringes on U.K and European trademarks held by premium shirtmaker Thomas Pink.<p>“Consumers are likely to enter …