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7 Amazing Sites You've Maybe Never Heard Before

Serving as the Event Director for over a decade of the annual world travel championship, the around the world travel adventure competition known as The Global Scavenger Hunt, I am regularly asked what my favorite spot in the world is?<p>I get the curiosity behind the question, but I loathe it …

Refresh Your Digs With These Subtle Room-Changers

Orlando, our West Coast creative director, is a hands-on guy with refined taste and an impeccably designed home. Whenever we need design suggestions, …

Orlando

6 Cool-Girl Ways to Cuff Your Jeans

<i>Below is an excerpt from "6 Cool-Girl Ways to Cuff Your Jeans</i>” <i>which originally appeared on POPSUGAR FASHION. Read the full story at popsugar.com.</i><p>Like …

14 Summer Dresses To Twirl In 'Til You're Dizzy

We might not like the same things now that we did when we were kids (read: We'd actually rather eat brussels sprouts than Pixy Stix these days). But, …

Weddings

It's Not Black Or White On Orange Is The New Black

Photo: Courtesy of Netflix.<p>“One of the issues here is your need to say that a person is exactly anything.”<p>This line of dialogue from the first season …

Credit Card Fraud

The Reign of the Rose

Rose has an undeserved old lady reputation, but the newest beauty products to feature the bloom smell bright and fresh and do wonders for the skin, too. Here, our top ten.

Pepto-Bismol Face Masks and Other DIY Beauty Hacks Explained

Beauty obsessives are sourcing fixes from every aisle in the supermarket. Here, doctors share which DIY skin and hair MVPs really work.<p><b>THE SOOTHE OPERATOR: MANUKA HONEY</b><p><b>Online buzz:</b> Fans of this monofloral New Zealand honey say it's the ticket to calming angry skin. They slather it on as a mask or …

Colorblocking Your Home — This Is How You Do It

Colorblocking is a runway trend well-known in both fashion and beauty. It’s taken a little bit longer to filter down into the interior-design world. …

Interior Design

Cool and Affordable Plus-Size Clothes: Violetta by Mango

Here's something that's bound to make you excited to shop. As of today, Violeta, a new full-figured line by Mango and previously available only in Europe, is finally available in the U.S.<p>Featuring everything from perfect-for-work dresses to slinky jumpsuits to the coolest moto jacket, Violeta comes …

Is This Ingredient The Secret To A Good Hair Day?

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p>Although it may not be the best-smelling product in the cabinet, apple cider vinegar has been a staple kitchen ingredient …

Ombre Nail Art - Beauty Trend 2015

The ombré craze may have first gained momentum with hair, but, like all trends, it's since spread to, well, everything. Lips, tips, brows — all have …

Fashion Trends

We Found ’Em! 13 One-Pieces That Are Slimming and Sexy

In the sea of swimwear options, one-pieces get a bad rap for being conservative or matronly. It's a commonly held belief that the suit is less sexy …

Photographer's New Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Will Inspire You To Travel

<b>Jump right to the photos »</b><p>The Moscow-based couple have continued to travel since the initial photos surfaced in March, and now Murad has a fresh batch of images in the series, titled "Follow Me."<p>The first picture happened entirely by accident in Barcelona, when Natalia and Murad were on vacation. …

Talk to the Animals: the search for a new Attenborough continues

Lucy Cooke is an engaging and very chatty new screen presence in this new nature documentary, says Gabriel Tate<p>It’s hardly news that David Attenborough casts a long, long shadow over wildlife programming, nor that the BBC would dearly love to identify a clearcut successor.<p>Given that the pressure on …

Scientist develop 'mutant worm' which could help you stay sober

The 'James Bond' style drug could allow one spy to drink another under the table whilst maintaining a clear head<p>A 'James Bond'-style drug which would allow a spy to drink somebody under the table and not get drunk himself could be developed in the future - after scientists developed a "mutant worm" …

Cannabis really can trigger paranoia

“I would not feel so alone,” sang Bob Dylan back in 1966, “everybody must get stoned.” It would seem lots of people have obliged: cannabis is now far and away the world’s favourite illicit drug, with approximately 180 million people having taken it in the past year. In England and Wales about 13.5% …

11 Simple Inventions That Could Change The World

We have a tendency to lionize mankind's mind-bogglingly complex inventions. It's why we teach our children about the Alexander Graham Bells and Thomas Edisons of the world, and scour the Internet for every little iPhone rumor we can find.<p>But sometimes, it's the simple technologies that truly change …

Technology Food Trends and Health

The Plate<p><b>I have seen the future of food, and it needs a charger.</b><p>Last month at the annual meeting of the Institute of Food Technologists, a group that promotes turning technology and science into food-system solutions, a market research company discussed the top food trends for new product …

Scientists follow magma from Earth's belly to base of Mt. Rainier

The lava that spews from the fiery rims of volcanoes originates deep in Earth's crust, often more than 50 miles below our feet. Although scientists have a general idea where this magma comes from, it's nearly impossible to see exactly what's happening so far beneath the surface.<p>Recently, however, …

Scientists baffled by appearance of giant crater in Siberia

Mysterious hole discovered in remote tundra in Siberia leaves Russian scientists looking for answers<p>It is a barren landscape so remote that even the locals call it "the end of the world." Now the bleak tundra of Russia's remote Yamal peninsula has been scarred by a vast crater that has left …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Take Yourself Out of the Equation

Recently I attended a talk given by a dharma teacher who also happens to be an award winning poet. During the talk she spoke about mindfulness and the emphasis that is commonly put on the concept of "being in the moment." Now, as she is a poet, her words and description had an eloquence I can't …

8 Ways to Ask for What You Want in Your Relationship

Hint: It's not just what you say that matters<p>Obviously a relationship is as much about your partner as it is about you, but what should you do if you feel that you're not getting what you need or want out of it? Yeah, it sounds like a conversation no one ever wants to have, but staying silent isn’t …

6 Foods You Should Never Put in Your Freezer

There's more than just taste on the line...your safety could be at risk, too.<p>It's the cardinal rule of freezers: Once it goes in, it's never going to taste quite the same.<p>But for some foods, a better rule would be: It will taste awful, make you sick, or explode all over your ice-cube tray.<p>So in the …

Guess What Jennifer Aniston's New Fragrance Smells Like

It's SO her.<p>If you had to typecast Jennifer Aniston, "beach goddess" would definitely be one of the roles that comes to mind. After all, the star's constantly pictured strutting her famously-in-shape yoga body across various beaches, from Malibu to Cabo San Lucas to St. Tropez. (Sidebar: jealous.) …

Power: The New Valium

Stress has been identified as a major health hazard. Chronic activation of our stress response dramatically increases the risk of hypertension, atherosclerosis, diabetes, immune suppression, reproductive problems and depression. Not surprisingly, the stress reduction industry is a very big tent. …

Care minister Norman Lamb backs assisted dying bill

<b>Care Minister Norman Lamb has said he has "changed his mind" and would now support a new law on assisted dying.</b><p>The Liberal Democrat told BBC Newsnight an individual should be able to "make their own decision about their life".<p>But a cancer specialist told the programme it could create "death squads" …

Early risers 'less moral at night'

<b>"Morning people", who are more alert early in the day, are more likely to cheat and behave unethically in the night hours, researchers say.</b><p>Psychologists found that early-rising "larks" and late-night "owls" had different levels of honesty depending on the time of day.<p>The study found a link between …

Why I Won't Wear Makeup Again... Ever

I was like most girls when I was little (well, almost).<p>I loved getting into my mom's and sisters' makeup drawers. I loved playing with Barbie. I even wanted to be a fashion designer. Of course, there was the other side of me--the part that came out typically around my brother: We'd make parachutes …