10 Mesmerizing Old-Fashioned Photos That Show Surfers In A New Light

This post originally appeared on National Geographic. PHOTOGRAPH BY JONI STERNBACH Oliver, Santa Barbara, California When it comes to worshiping the ocean, surfers are some of the world’s most passionate devotees.    It was this fervor that drew photographer Joni Sternbach to make portraits of them. “I was more...

New York City: Insider Travel Guide

(CNN)Trying to do the best of New York City in a few days is like announcing you plan to see Africa in a week: it minimizes just how much there is to experience and completely disregards travel times.HotelsLuxuryMandarin Oriental New YorkLocated atop one of the twin sentries comprising the Time Warner Center, the five-star Mandarin enjoys unobstructed views...

7 Things All Couples Should Know About His And Her Health

Men and women are different in many ways, (Mars and Venus, anyone?) and there areheaps ofscientific evidence to support this idea. And obviously,each sexfaces varyingphysiological and psychological challenges due to physical, hormonal and behavioraldifferences. While both sexes face some health problems at equally high rates, there are certain health conditions that affect one sex more than the other. Men...

Autumn colors across North America – in pictures

As winter finally arrives across the US, we take a look back at the annual dazzling display of color across the continentRead more: www.theguardian.com

Periscope sunk without Twitter’s wings

Periscopes app is slipping beneath the waves. It has steadily dropped from No. 23 on the overall iOS app charts in January to No. 441 this weekend. Now Twitter is adding Periscopes live streaming abilities to its own app, something it should have done from the start. Taking 21 months to build broadcasting into Twitter feels painfully slow,...

Street artists bring political murals to Baltimore – in pictures

Baltimores Sandtown neighborhood saw a boom in activist-themed murals following the death of Freddie GrayRead more: www.theguardian.com