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For Sale: A Four-Building Mansion Designed By Frank Gehry

The post-modernist architect built this geometric mansion in the late '80s.<p>Famed Canadian architect Frank Gehry has only created 28 single-family homes during his storied career. One of them -- a five-bedroom, five-bathroom stunner -- is now on the market in Los Angeles.<p>According to Architect …

Reichsburg Castle, Cochem, Germany

America's Best Beach Towns

Ahhh, summer. Endless sunny days, tanned legs in short shorts and ice cream in the freezer at all times. Can you tell we're ready for a beach vacation? Here, eight of our favorite seaside towns across the country.<p><b>Watch Hill, RI</b><p>Less crowded than nearby Newport and Narragansett, Watch Hill is an …

The 1931 Histomap: The entire history of the world distilled into a single map/chart.

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Israel gets involved in Syrian conflict

With the civil war in Syria being increasingly being internationalized, even Israel got into the action this past week, apparently attacking Syrian army weapons warehouses near the border with Lebanon on Saturday morning, then attacking and killing four fighters Sunday night who were reportedly …

Here's What Donuts Look Like All Around The World

Photo Credit: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez via Getty Images<p>Let's be honest: Is there anything better than biting into a warm, airy, fresh donut?<p>Though it's tough to get most countries to agree on anything, the need for fried dough seems to be universal -- but <i>how</i> it's prepared is another story. …

The Most Productive Ways To Waste Your Time

Whether you’re watching stand-up comedy on TV or cat videos on YouTube, studies have shown that laughing can do everything from relieve stress to boost your immune system.<p>One Oxford University study even found that laughing is an effective treatment against pain. Across a series of experiments …

Immune System

The Best Destinations for Solo Travelers

Our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.<p>As great as traveling with companions can be, sometimes it's even better to get out there and discover yourself. If you're plotting your next adventure stag, here are our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.

Do We Live In A Hologram? It's More Likely Than You Might Think

Everything in our universe might be a lot flatter than it seems, at least, if you do the math.<p>If you’ve got a credit card in your wallet that has one of those little 3D holograms on it — a two-dimensional image that uses some tricks of light to appear three-dimensional — you can get a sense of how …

Physics

Anonymous Activist Gets Potholes Fixed By Drawing Giant Penises Around Them

The city of Manchester can ignore its residents, but thanks to Wanksy, it can’t ignore the one-eyed monster.<p>Like many cities, Manchester, England, is plagued with potholes. One half-mile stretch of road can have as many as 70 holes. After claiming he saw his friends injured in pothole-related bike …

أحكام بالسجن المؤبد على قيادات إخوانية في السويس

أصدرت محكمة عسكرية بالسويس في مصر الاثنين 27 أبريل/ نيسان احكاما بالسجن المؤبد على 8 قيادات بجماعة الإخوان.<p>وحكمت على 4 قيادات بالجماعة غيابيا بالمؤبد …

Kevin Love of Cleveland Cavaliers suffers dislocated shoulder on 'bush-league play' by Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk said Sunday night that claims that he intentionally dislocated the shoulder of Kevin Love were "ridiculous" and …

Basketball

Nepal earthquake expected, but infrastructure not ready

<b>(CNN) —</b> Saturday's deadly earthquake in Nepal was the "big one" experts have been expecting, based on the region's history and geology.<p>The magnitude-7.8 earthquake centered less than 50 miles from the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, toppled homes and historic buildings, and killed more than 2,500 …

Natural Disasters