20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage 20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
Fall is undoubtedly a magical season, thanks to trees putting on a spectacular show of sprinkling the world with stunning hues of red, orange, and yellow. However, some spots are more magical than others. Here are 20 of the prettiest places to view fall foliage around the world. ... View Article
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20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
Maps are mainly known as graphic representations of the geographical location of places in the world. Aside from maps, other graphic representations may come in forms of graphs and charts which provide an organized analysis of a certain fact or study. When you merge these two ways to report data, what you get are some extremely interesting maps sh... View Article
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These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t) 15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t)
15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Many people are unaware that local law can restrict aerial photography or satellite imagery of sensitive sites. And when Google gets imagery from commercial entities or government agencies, those sites sometimes come pre-blurred. Over time, though, laws have been changed, new sources of imagery have become available, and Google has quietly lifted ... View Article
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15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Twenty years ago, two Stanford PhD students created Google, Tamagotchi toys were a worldwide phenomenon, and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” hit shelves for the first time. Fast forward ten years later to 2007, and Netflix launched its video streaming service, Instagram didn’t exist, and most of us were still using f... View Article
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Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America 10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
A new ranking by MONEY has aimed to pinpoint some of the best lesser known places to live in the US. To do that, MONEY restricted its list to places with a “population of 10,000 to 100,000, to avoid the biggest cities while shini... View Article
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10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall
The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall
From Emma Stone and Steve Carell as Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs in ‘Battle of the Sexes,’ to Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill in ‘Darkest Hour,’ see Hollywood’s biggest stars as real people in movies coming out this Fall. ... View Article
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The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor, one of the world’s leading travel sites, announced reviewers’ picks for top museums as part of its Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2017. The site picked the top 25 museums in the U.S. and the top 25 in the world based on travel reviews and ratings, gathered over a 12-month period.  Here’s a list of the top 10 internatio... View Article
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The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor
The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor, one of the world’s leading travel sites, announced reviewers’ picks for top museums as part of its Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2017. The site picked the top 25 museums in the U.S. and the top 25 in the world based on travel reviews and ratings, gathered over a 12-month period.  Here’s a list of the top 10 museums ... View Article
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The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor

Hurricane Harvey: Photos of the Destruction

August 29, 2017 10:54 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 32510
Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas over the weekend, delivering several feet of rain across the southeastern part of the state and driving thousands of residents from their homes. At least nine people have been confirmed dead, and authorities expect the figure will rise. The storm, which made landfall on Friday as a Category 4 hurricane with winds of up to 130 mph, has been downgraded to a tropical storm as of Monday evening. Forecasters predict the rain will continue until Thursday — by then, total rainfall may reach 50 inches in certain areas. These photos show of the scale of the storm’s damage.

10 Tips to Help You Adjust to Retirement

August 24, 2017 11:57 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 27426
Retirement. The word conjures up wonderful visions of being on vacation all the time. Sleeping late. Taking trips. Finally having enough time to indulge in whatever hobby or interest catches your fancy. Despite all the positives that are invoked when thinking of retirement, many people often find that retirement isn’t all they thought it would be. Going from working a full-time job to having nowhere specific that you “have” to be each day sounds fantastic, but some retirees end up feeling bored and unproductive. After years of a structured schedule, the hours can seem endless. Whether you retire because you want to or because you have to, it’s possible to make your retirement years happy and healthy — you just need to approach things a bit differently. In this post, we’ll looks at 10 ways that you can help you adjust to retirement, starting with rethinking finances.

TV Salaries Revealed: How Much Your Favorite TV Show Hosts Make

August 23, 2017 12:42 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 34834
Earlier this week, Variety compiled the biggest estimated annual salaries of reality, news, and talk show hosts – and they are cashing in big time. They are the ones who are in our living rooms on a daily basis, and whether they be on morning shows or late night, they have a quality that makes them almost feel like they are part of our family. And that leads to big bucks. There’s newbies to the game like Mike Meyers, Jamie Foxx, and Megyn Kelly, and then there are the veterans like Ryan Seacrest, Ellen DeGeneres, and Judith Sheindlin (AKA Judge Judy). Here are the top 20 paid TV hosts.

The Best & Most Romantic Travel Destinations for Retired Couples

August 21, 2017 11:25 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 42208
For many couples, retirement means planning a getaway without having to coordinate calendars and vacation time. More free time and flexibility opens a world of possibilities, so choosing a destination is sometimes the most difficult part of post-retirement trip-planning. GOBankingRates surveyed several destinations and selected the best ones for retirees, based on safety, availability of couples-friendly activities and attractions, and average costs for individual airfare, a hotel room and a meal for two. Whether your idea of a great vacation includes hiking trails or haute cuisine, consider some of these activities and attractions when planning your next post-retirement romantic getaway.

17 Brands & Companies Offering Special Deals To Celebrate The Solar Eclipse

August 18, 2017 10:46 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 10800
The United States will experience its first coast-to-coast solar eclipse since 1918 on Aug. 21, when the moon will completely cover the sun as its orbit crosses that of the giant star. As the highly anticipated Great American Eclipse draws near, restaurant chains and other companies are ready to cash in on the rare event. Companies including Krispy Kreme, Warby Parker, Google, Volvo, Southwest Airlines and Denny’s are offering eclipse-themed new menu items and deals in the days leading up to August 21. Here are 17 of the best and most bizarre solar eclipse deals that have been announced so far.

26 Majestic Natural Wonders Everyone Should See

August 11, 2017 11:43 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 44071
There may only be seven official natural wonders of the world, but there are plenty more breathtaking natural sights all over the globe worth exploring. From the rushing waters of Niagara Falls in New York and Canada to the snowy peak of the Matterhorn in Switzerland, it’s hard to narrow down the list of bucket list destinations. Here are 26 beautiful sights worth seeing all over the world.

10 Common Myths About Earth & Space That You Thought Were True — But Have Been Debunked By Science

August 10, 2017 12:39 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 52375
A lot of people have some pretty big misconceptions about space and Earth. To be fair, very few of us have ever been, there’s a lot more to study before anybody really knows what’s actually going on up there, and movies tend to give us the complete wrong idea. Here are some of the most common myths, misconceptions, and inaccuracies regarding outer space and Earth that should be thrown into a black hole.

How to Easily Cut 500 Calories Each Day Without Noticing a Difference

August 10, 2017 10:35 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 19295
Losing weight often feels like an uphill battle. Not only is counting calories a difficult task, but taking the time to pack your meals and cook health consciousness foods requires time and investment. Thankfully, there are a few easy adjustments to your daily diet that registered dietitians and nutritionists say can help you meet your healthy eating goals. While cutting calories shouldn’t be the sole focus of a healthy diet plan, it can be a good starting point for weight loss. With that in mind, all of the swaps listed here are healthier options overall — not just because they are lower in calories, but also because they contain less sugar or more protein.

Planning for the Eclipse: Here Are Some Beautiful U.S. National Parks Where You Can Enjoy It

August 9, 2017 3:01 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 17837
The Great American Total Solar Eclipse will race across the U.S. on Aug. 21, 2017, casting a shadow over several of the country’s national parks coast to coast. The path of totality for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse is about 70 miles wide and stretches from Oregon to South Carolina, encompassing multiple U.S. national parks or historical monuments and scenic trails. Many of the national parks in the path of totality will host special viewing events or other related programs and activities. If you’re planning on making a trip to see the total solar eclipse, here’s a list of all of the national parks that will experience the daytime darkness cast by the moon’s shadow.

10 Things That Will Disappear If Bees Go Extinct

August 7, 2017 1:15 pm  | Comments: 3 | Views: 19387
“Save the bees!” From Costco campaigns to your local tree hugger, this phrase has been tossed around a lot lately in the news and in the media. But if you thought it wasn’t important, think again. Bees actually make huge contributions to our agriculture and consequently our agribusiness. With that in mind, here are ten things that might not be able to survive a bee extinction.
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This Clever Street Artist is Transforming NYC’s Streets, Making People Look Twice at Things They Walk Past Each Day

August 3, 2017 11:58 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 20998
We love clever street art, so we couldn’t help but admire the work of American artist Tom Bob, who has been running amok on the streets of New York and Massachusetts. Using street “furniture” like poles or electrical terminals, Tom creates colorful and whimsical pieces that interact with their surroundings. From turning a sewer into a frying pan, to transforming gas meters into quirky lobsters, Tom is making people look twice at mundane objects they walk past each day and making the city a much happier place for everybody. A glance at some of these before and after images shows just how much Tom’s art installations are transforming NYC’s streets.