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6 Crazy Beautiful National Parks in China

When we think of China, we're usually envisage bustling metropolises, ancient temples, and vast swaths of smog. Okay, and maybe the Great Wall. But …

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

Doctors: Act Right So More Patients Like You And Comply, Reducing Medical Errors

This week’s headline news that hospital errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S. is a wake-up call for both hospital leaders and us potential patients. This would not surprise the author of <i>Unaccountable</i>, Johns Hopkins’ Dr. Marty Makary, who wrote, “As many as 25% of all patients are …

Affordable Care Act

The 24 best universities in the world

English-speaking universities continue to dominate the world, according to a new ranking from the Times Higher Education supplement released Thursday.<p>…

13 National Parks that you wish you have heard of sooner

Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier – at least one of these places probably belongs to your wish list. And that is normal; it is not only …

National Parks

The Devil Lives in Florida! We Saw His Den.

Apart from some other devilish entities I will not here name, Florida has its fair share of weirdness and oddities. Many are artificial, but this one is natural. The tiny town of Williston (less than 3,000 inhabitants) is famous for its peanuts and the festival that goes with it, but also for an …

The Altwork Station is an automated desk-and-chair rig that feels like working on a cloud

I’m a big fan of standing desks. Although their direct benefits over sitting are somewhat iffy, they encourage you to move around and be just a little more active.<p>And yet, even though I’ve spent most of my work hours standing for about a year now, I still sometimes need to sit down when writing a …

Ergonomics

Nike Officially Unveils Roger Federer's Zoom Vapor "AJ3"

Michael Jordan and Roger Federer, two legends on their own courts, come together for a sneaker release from the new NikeCourt initiative. The …

27 bizarre restaurants to eat at in your lifetime

You could have dinner surrounded by ice, or immerse yourself in a Barbie dream world, or even dine suspended 150 feet above the ground.<p>And if being served by robots or eating on the toilet sounds like a dream come true, then look no further.<p>We've rounded up some of the wackiest restaurants around …

22 Strange & Weird Animals You Probably Won't Believe Exist On This Planet!

22 Strange & Weird Animals You Probably Didn’t Know Exist<p>on October 9, 2015 at 12:46 pm<p>Photo Credit …

Nature

Five Strange Things People Have Put Up Their Butts

<b>These five things have actually gotten lost in people’s rectums. Because anal objects = a total thing.</b><p><i>A Buzz Lightyear action figure. What was wrong</i> …

Roger Federer Fan Wakes from 11-Year Coma to Watch Idol in US Open Final

Link to Media<p>A Roger Federer fan who was in a coma for 11 years woke up to find his idol about to embark on a run to another Grand Slam final.<p>Jesus Aparicio was in a car crash when out with friends to celebrate his 18th birthday and went into a coma in December 2004. At the time, R-Fed was just 23 …

Tennis

15 Amazing B&Bs Worth a Plane Ticket

<i>By Paul Lee Cannon for BedandBreakfast.com</i><p>Your B&B bucket list has arrived. The following U.S. inns are spectacular bases from which to explore national parks, big cities, sleepy beach towns and mountain forests. The inns offer outstanding accommodations in choice locations -- but the properties …

19 Stunning Photos of National Parks in the Fall

Warning: These photos will inspire your next road trip.<p>There's no better place to witness the turning of the seasons than in our country's beautiful national parks. These bucolic spaces (and one parkway!) may inspire you to grab your family, pack up the car, and take advantage all that autumn has …

The future shape of luxury yachts

Luxury yachts are becoming bigger and more sophisticated. BBC Future looks at some of the most intriguing new designs.

Sailing

11 Bridges With Unbelievable Waterfall Views

<i>By Nick Mafi forArchitectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photo: Imagebroker/Alamy</i><p>Waterfalls are among nature's most spectacular sights. Architectural Digest rounds up 11 bridges across the globe that bring us closer to the action. Above, a footbridge snakes toward Iguazu Falls, on the border of Brazil and</i> …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

National Parks

10 of the best hiking trails in the US

All you need is a pair of sturdy, comfortable shoes and a spirit of discovery.<p>And it's an activity that can be enjoyed nearly year-round, by young and old.<p>Here are 10 of the best day hikes in the country that don't require an Olympian level of fitness, but will still reward you with incomparable …