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Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars (The Perfect Autumn Dessert)

These pumpkin cheesecake bars are so rich, creamy, and really yummy! Your kitchen will smell on autumn while making them! So soft, so elegant and …

Staying afloat: How island nations are tackling climate change

The impacts of climate change are already being felt on a global scale, especially on small islands scattered around the oceans. These vulnerable …

Norwegian Fattigman (Poor Man Cookies)

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>1 Tbs. baking powder<br>2 egg yolks<br>1 Tbs. cognac or brandy (optional but recommended)<br>1/2 cup white sugar<br>1/2 cup …

The Scott's Cheap Flights Guy Just Revealed the Best Travel Hack

Airlines have been having a bit of a rough time this year. Between United quite literally pulling a passenger off the plane to JetBlue ejecting an …

Europe on major alliances from $400 round trip (from New York, Seattle, Chicago, & more)

Over the weekend, prices have dropped to as low as <b>$400</b> on<b> flights to Europe</b> from as soon as next month through as far out as next summer on major …

How climate change is affecting travel — and what you can do about it

When Kimberly Button drove her RV to Glacier National Park in Montana this summer, she expected relief from her muggy home town of Orlando, Florida. …

Cheap Cross-Country Flights! Less Than $100 One-Way From New York To Southern California

How about a cheap flight to New York or Los Angeles where you can actually pick your seat? Bring on a carry-on bag? And, get free, fast Wi-Fi?The …

Traveling Above The Clouds

It’s been a year that the project “Seasons-photo diary” is collecting Georgia’s most distinguished and interesting places in its photo-shoots. We are …

An Instagrammer's guide to travelling

Anyone who has been to Europe knows that travelling to this beautiful part of the world doesn’t come cheap, but it is possible to travel on a budget while still having the trip of your dreams. Instagrammer Laura McWhinnie, aka @thisislandlife, provides her top 10 money saving tips to use when …

10 Lovely Low-Sugar Desserts

Redefining sweet<p>The most recent USDA dietary guidelines, released in early 2016, urge us to cut down on added sugars—not the ones naturally present …

Gene Variants That Affect Skin Colour Suggest The Concept of Race Is Deeply Flawed

Let's rethink this.<p>Throughout history, humans have used changes in skin colour to support the idea that people belong to different races, but a new …

Dubai Police Will Soon Be Buzzing Around on These Epic Hoverbikes

Wait, what year is this?<p>As the unofficial world's most futuristic city, Dubai sure loves the attention it gets from employing cutting-edge tech such …

World's first "negative emission" power plant turns CO2 into stone

For several years an international team of scientists has been working on a novel way to turn captured CO2 into solid minerals. The project is dubbed …

You Can Get 2-For-1 Flights To Europe Right Now For $324

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Air Travel

Which US airports are the most and least expensive for passing through?

Your vacation begins before you land at your destination, so it’s good to know which are the most and least expensive US airports to pass through. A recent study analysed the 45 busiest airports on a range of expenses a traveller might incur there, to determine which are most and least costly.<p>The …

Earth May Be Close to 'Threshold of Catastrophe'

The amount of carbon dioxide that humans will have released into the atmosphere by 2100 may be enough to trigger a sixth mass extinction, a new study …

Here's how dogs actually see the world

How do dogs see the world? Dogs see differently than humans.<p>The reason lies within the eye. In the eye are light receptors called cones and rods. Cones help us distinguish different colors, while rods help us see in dim light.<p>The number of cones and rods is different for dogs.<p>Turns out, dogs have …

Pets

10 Things Lefties Do Better

Lefties make up a small, but mighty group. At around 10 percent of the Western population, they are clearly dwarfed in numbers alone by right-handers …

We Can Finally Read The 'Clock' That Tells How Long Human Cells Have Left to Live

This will help us understand disease.<p>Up until now, it's only been possible to track where cells are in their life cycle once they're dead. However, a …

Chefchaouen in Morocco

Newsletter Sign Up<p>Don’t forget to sign up for my newsletter to find out first about all the new goodies coming up! 🙂<p>Daily Photo – Chefchaouen in …

Meet the photographer traveling the world for free

<b>(CNN) —</b> We all dream of abandoning the 9-5 and traveling the world. We might even start packing our bags, only to come across that inevitable stumbling block: lack of cash.<p>But recent college graduate Richard Tilney-Bassett found a way to travel the world without paying for accommodation, travel or …

The World's Longest Hiking Trail is Finally, Officially Open

Nearly one year ago, we couldn't contain our excitement about The Great Trail coming to Canada. Now, exactly 11 months later, it's finally and …

Rare Skin Disease Ruined Gaza Man's Life — Until Israeli Doctors Stepped In

Muhammad Taluli arrived from Gaza at Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center a few months ago and unwrapped the cloth from his hands to reveal gray and white growths that looked like tree bark. The doctors had never seen anything like it.<p>In fact, there have been only a handful of such extreme cases of …

Medicine

This crane is actually a luxury hotel complete with spa - and you won't believe how amazing it looks inside

An industrial crane doesn't exactly scream 'luxury hotel', but that's about to change thanks to an exciting new project in Copenhagen!<p>A former coal …

Traveling Together? Apps to Help Split (and Pay) the Bills

Traveling with a group — friends, extended family, a bachelor party — makes for some of the best summer vacations. It can also make for some of the most complicated vacations when it comes to splitting the costs of dinners, museum admissions, rental homes and cars.<p>Digital wallets and peer-to-peer …

Patagonia's Marble Caves were crafted by waves over thousands of years

It took the waves more than 6,000 years to craft the distinctive swirling walls of the Marble Caves in Chilean Patagonia. For centuries, water from …

20 Epic Hikes in Europe To Inspire Wanderlust

<b>Europe’s diverse terrain and breathtaking landscapes make for some pretty epic hikes. We reveal the best hikes in Europe to fuel your next outdoors</b> …

Hiking

Watch this dude, in need of a fast-food fix, fly his paramotor to McDonald’s

How bad does Tucker Gott want to chow down on McDonald’s? Bad enough where he’s willing to risk his health flying through hay fields and over the …

What not to do in Berlin: a Nazi salute

Apply For a $1,000 Adventure Grant!

<b>What:</b> Three (3) $1,000 grants to fuel your next #lifepoints adventure (apply for one)<p>Family & Friends - Quality time with your kids or a camping trip …