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Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade Held In New York

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Incredible photos from the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade

Around 3.5 million people attend the Macy's Thanksgiving parade in New York City every year. Fifty million more tune in to watch it from home.<p>Before it became the national spectacle it is today, the first parade in 1924 was a relatively modest assembly of Macy's workers, elephants, monkeys, camels, …

Macy's

iPhone video goes behind the scenes of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Tons of work goes into making the parade happen, and this video shows everything from the set, to the dance routines to the inflating of the infamous …

Macy's

California’s Beloved Dandelion Hot Chocolate Will Finally Be Available in NYC

If you have a serious sweet tooth, you should know Dandelion: It’s a San Francisco–based chocolate producer that’s quickly making a name for itself. …

Dessert

Either stars are strange, or 234 alien species are trying to contact us

We all want there to be aliens. Green ones, pink ones, brown ones, Greys. Or maybe Vulcans, Klingons, even a being of pure energy. Any type will …

Aliens

Stunning Aerial Photos Tell the Stories of New York City and Los Angeles From Above

Photographer Jeffrey Milstein tells the tale of two cities through aerial photography. His series <i>LA NY</i> features a birds-eye-view look at two world-famous metropolises: Los Angeles and New York City. In breathtaking shots, we get a sense of the idiosyncrasies between the two coastal locales, from …

Los Angeles

20 Simple Ways to Hack Your Happiness, According to Science

From taking walks to listening to music -- do small things to greatly boost your happy quotient.<p>Happiness, anger, depression, anxiety, excitement -- we’ve all experienced each of these emotions before. It’s part of the human condition and how we’re wired. But if we had the option to feel happy …

Happiness

7 Tasty Spots to Enjoy Thanksgiving in NYC

As the temperature drops and the leaves become an incandescent array of colors around the streets of New York City, it’s a sure sign that fall is …

Restaurants

10 Beautiful Islands in the USA You Need to Visit Immediately

When you think of an island getaway in the USA, the island of Hawaii is likely to be the first that springs to mind. But while Hawaii is a beautiful …

Beaches

New York City Hotels Appeal to Tourists and Locals With Innovative Design

New York has hundreds of hotels, located in different neighborhoods, with different styles and amenities.<p>But a hotel is more than just a place to …

Hotels

The Hottest Fashion for Cool Weather in 2017

As we are in the midst of the fall season, I personally have had a difficult time figuring out the specific trends this semester. Despite your …

Clothing

Mind of a Chef Is the Best Show on Television

In the newest season of <i>Mind of a Chef</i>, Danny Bowien, fresh from a trip to China’s Sichuan province, tells the camera, “Sichuan food is what made me.” …

Restaurants

Cote brings its non-toxic manicures—and free-flowing rosé—to NYC

If you imagine a nail salon in Brentwood (AKA the super-chic, super-pricey nabe in Los Angeles), chances are you’re picturing an airy, white space …

Beauty

Male Humpback Dolphins Woo Mates By Presenting Sponges as Gifts

They also use “wingmen” and occasionally sport the sponges as hats—but researchers aren’t sure just how much game they really have<p>Comment on this …

Dolphins

Link About It: NYC Gallery Showing Every Work They've Been Sent for a Show

At NYC's Andrew Edlin Gallery, an open call was posted for any type of artist to submit work and have it featured it the exhibition "Et Tu, Art Brute?," with the only restriction being that the work must fit within a 16-by-20 inch envelope. Some 740 pieces later, and all the work is featured in the …

New York City

Mega Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach 2017: Part 4

If you missed them, Part 1 of our Mega Guide is HERE, Part 2 is HERE, and Part 3 is HERE.<p>Spinello Projects (7221 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami) has 4 solo projects up during AB/MB and through December 20. Look for works by Augustina Woodgate, Naama Tsabar, Sinisa Kukec and Antonia Wright. There's a preview …

Miami International Airport

Oman Botanic Gardens to Be The Largest on Earth

One of the world’s most jaw-dropping sights.<p>Merging state-of-the-art, man-made technologies and the most striking creations the world of natural wonders has to offer, Haley Sharpe Design, Arup and Grimshaw have joined forces to create the largest botanic gardens on the Earth.<p>Located in Oman, the …

Oman

How to talk to your Mom and Dad about Bitcoin on Thanksgiving

“What is this Bitcoin thing?” says your mother as she passes you a hefty bowl of mashed sweet potatoes.<p>Dad pauses, mid-nibble on a turkey leg to …

Bitcoin

Surreal Animated Photos and Artworks by Nicolas Monterrat | Colossal

<p>Illustrator and animator Nicolas Monterrat (previously) has brought his wild imagination to historical photographs and artworks that he sets in …

Illustration

Olivier Landes' Street Art Context (s) and The Importance of Context in Creation

November 21, 2017<p>Deeply invested in contemporary art, Widewalls magazine aims to provide a unique experience for its readers in form of in-depth and …

Street Art

Interconnecting Los Angeles and Latin America at LACMA

November 21, 2017<p>A philosophy graduate interested in theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović.<p>While <b>Los Angeles</b> often represents the …

The Arts

BMW Sponsors Creators of World's First Flying Sculpture for Art Basel

BMW has been a partner of the world famous Art Basel in Miami for years now and the collaboration between the two is entering a completely new phase …

Art Basel

Shawn Koldodny's First Solo Exhibition, Fake Fulfillment Center, Comes to Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

Photo Credit: Shawn Kolodny<p>New York-based artist <b>Shawn K</b><b>olodny</b>—who is known for his edgy “addicted to fashion” artwork—has announced that he will be …

The Arts

Tattoo Artist Thea Duskin Offers Flash Sessions at Aqua Art Miami

Traditionally a boy’s club, the tattoo arts have become more open to women in recent years, according to Duskin. “As the demographics interested in …

Tattoos

5 stress-busting smartphones apps to help you relax

As the nights draw in, heating bills jump and there's just one pay day left to cover Black Friday and the holiday season, stress levels can reach …

Meditation

Four splurge-worthy reasons to eat in New York City right now

Two years ago, in search of America’s best food cities, I took a serious bite out of the Big Apple. My conclusion then is my feeling now: The presence of lots and lots of restaurants doesn’t necessarily translate to memorable dining. Thankfully, there are noteworthy exceptions — places with the …

Restaurants

a guide to 2017 Thanksgiving Weekend events in NYC

<b>Thanksgiving Weekend</b> is almost upon us and, if you’re visiting the city, or just looking for fun things to do around town during this long weekend, …

Joni Mitchell

12 Brooklyn Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

BROOKLYN – Thanksgiving is two days away! Too busy to plan a homemade Thanksgiving dinner? Don’t like to cook? Kitchen too small to prepare a turkey …

Restaurants

Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert Launch New Chocolate Bar

Bourdain and Ripert have the perfect stocking stuffer for the chocolate-lover in your life.<p>Last year, Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert took time out …

Restaurants

This Sculptor's Home is Art in Nature

This Sculptor’s Home is Art in Nature<p>in Architecture on<p>0 Shares<p>When a talented, artistic architect is building a home, they usually take the creative …