Top 10 vacation destinations for solo travelers

Whether you’re a backpacking college student or an empty nester out to explore the world, solo travel is on the rise and, according to Lonely Planet, only getting more popular. Now the travel media company has pooled its best expert travel tips for globetrotters going it alone. The new “Solo Travel Handbook” (Lonely Planet, 168…

The 13 Best Hairstyles With Bangs

  Emilia Clarke stepped out at the Critics’ Choice Awards with a brand-new style featuring brow-grazing, side-swept bangs that show off the actress’ high cheekbones beautifully. The hair makeover comes shortly after showing off a sleek, bangless bob at the Golden Globe Awards earlier in the week. The hairstylist responsible for the Mother of Dragons’…

Extreme weather in US and Australia may be due to climate change

2018 is barely a week old, but it has already brought some stunning weather extremes. Australia has experienced a heatwave, with thermometers hitting 47.3 °C in Sydney on 6 January. To stay cool, New Scientist’s local reporter Alice Klein says she had to sleep under a wet towel cuddling a bag of ice. Meanwhile, on…

Roseanne Revived!

Roseanne Barr is not happy that someone swiped her Elvis plates. But other than the aforementioned dishes featuring the King, just about everything inside the Conner home has been painstakingly replicated for the return of Roseanne, ABC’s much-anticipated reboot of the groundbreaking sitcom about a blue-collar family in Illinois. There are even pickled eggs in…

In 2017, Powerful Women Finally Got the Costumes They Deserved

“Hey men, what would you wear to fight? Hint: don’t expose your vital organs,” wrote Jessica Chastain on November 14. She was responding to a wry tweet from Melissa Silverstein, founder of Women and Hollywood, that compared the Amazon warrior costumes in Patty Jenkins’s Wonder Woman (designed by Lindy Hemming) to the Amazon warrior costumes…