Lifestyle

What summer looks like in every state

It’s safe to say summer is one of the best times of year to explore new places in and beyond your neighbourhood, city, or state. Summer is a popular time for fairs and festivals in the United States, like the Taste of Chicago, the Iowa State Fair, and the New […]
What summer looks like in every state
Lifestyle

14 wild floats that are a must-have for your summer pool parties

From giant sloths to fire-breathing dragons, there are plenty of unique pool floats available to spice up your summer parties. Some of the most Instagram-worthy choices include floats shaped like colourful unicorns and rainbows. The most expensive options on this list include a motorised float and a giant picnic table. […]
14 wild floats that are a must-have for your summer pool parties
News

4 signs you could be experiencing sun poisoning and how to avoid it

Sun poisoning is a term for a severe sunburn and if your skin is extremely red, blistering, and peeling, you might have it. Other symptoms of sun poisoning include feeling faint, feeling nauseous, or having a fever. If you’re experiencing them, you should immediately seek medical care. Taking simple precautions […]
4 signs you could be experiencing sun poisoning and how to avoid it
Lifestyle

From the 1800s to now: Here’s how swimsuits have changed over the years

Swimsuits have changed a lot throughout the years and they continue to adapt to new styles and trends. Throughout the 1800s and early 1900s, women’s swimsuits typically resembled gowns. In the ’20s, ’30s, and ’40s, swimsuit regulations were enforced in some beaches throughout the US and women could be arrested […]
From the 1800s to now: Here’s how swimsuits have changed over the years
Lifestyle

20 photos that prove summer is the best season

Summer starts on June 21. The warmest season is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors. Going to the beach, berry picking, and backyard grilling are all classic summer activities. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. It’s starting to feel a lot like summer. The days are getting longer […]
20 photos that prove summer is the best season
Lifestyle

17 of the best state fairs in the US, ranked

There’s nothing like going to a state fair during the summer. Minnesota boasts the second-largest state fair in the US. While New Hampshire’s Deerfield Fair is billed as New England’s oldest fair. Visit INSIDER.com for more stories. There is no place more socially acceptable to consume a cheeseburger on a […]
17 of the best state fairs in the US, ranked
Lifestyle

I tried hot dogs from 4 fast-food chains, and the best was under $2

Summary List Placement Commonly topped with condiments and served between golden buns, hot dogs are grilled sausages that are popular in the US. And although there’s nothing quite like a fresh-off-the-grill hot dog in the summer, I wanted to see how fast-food chains would serve up this classic meal. As […]
I tried hot dogs from 4 fast-food chains, and the best was under $2
Tech

Now is the best time to buy an Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is one of Apple’s best inventions since the iPhone and easily the most personal device it’s ever created. Now is the best time to buy one. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. The Apple Watch is an incredible device – if you know how to use it. I […]
Now is the best time to buy an Apple Watch
Lifestyle

Vintage photos show how much 10 famous beaches have changed

Beaches are an ideal destination for spring break, summer days, or any vacation, really. Some of the most iconic beaches in the world have been tourist destinations for 100 years or more, while others are a little newer on the scene. Venice Beach used to be a thriving oil field, […]
Vintage photos show how much 10 famous beaches have changed
Strategy

Here’s why summer is the perfect time to learn new skills

During the summer, life just seems to be a little more relaxed: the kids are out of school, people are on holiday, and even work seems to slow a little with the heat until Australia Day signals the return to business as usual. As things slow down around us, it […]
Here’s why summer is the perfect time to learn new skills
Lifestyle

8 signs you’re drinking too much water

Drinking water is crucial. But it’s possible to drink too much water and become overhydrated. Overhydration can lead to falling electrolyte levels, which can cause headaches, nausea, and muscle weakness. If your lips, hands, and feet are swollen you may be drinking too much water. If, after drinking a lot […]
8 signs you’re drinking too much water
Lifestyle

3 essential summer items every guy should own, according to a stylist

Summer heat can be a drain on creativity. While it can be tempting to stick to repeating the same t-shirt and shorts over and over again, Thread stylist Freddie Kemp has some alternatives. Fitted shorts, a patterned short-sleeved shirt, and decent sunglasses are the keys to summer style perfection. It’s […]
3 essential summer items every guy should own, according to a stylist
Markets

10 things not to keep in your car in the summer

A car parked in direct sunlight on an 72-degree day can reach an internal 119 degrees in an hour. There are certain things that you should never leave in a car in the summer, like pets, tech devices, and plastic, due to the risk of damage from heat exposure. Here […]
10 things not to keep in your car in the summer
News

Experts are concerned about the heatwaves in Australia this summer

Heatwaves in Australia are getting hotter, longer, more frequent – and have led to increased ambulance calls, emergency visits, illnesses, and deaths. It might only be Spring, but experts are already speaking out. Researchers from Doctors for the Environment Australia are saying doctors need to educate at-risk patients, hospitals must […]
Experts are concerned about the heatwaves in Australia this summer
News

Here’s why humidity makes you feel hotter

There’s a reason weather forecasters give you a “feels like” temperature. Humidity can change how hot you actually feel. Your body uses sweat to cool itself off. However, on humid days, your body doesn’t efficiently rid itself of sweat and heat, creating a higher risk of heat stroke. Visit Business […]
Here’s why humidity makes you feel hotter
Strategy

8 things successful people do after getting back from vacation

Vacations are awesome. But returning from a break can be a real bummer. Here are some tips on how to ease back into work. Coming back from a magical vacation isn’t much fun. One minute, you’re lounging by the sparkling, blue sea without a care in the world. The next, […]
8 things successful people do after getting back from vacation
News

Autonomous aircraft could soon fight bush fires

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Lockheed Martin, a prominent aerospace developer, recently showed off four unmanned aircraft, including a self-flying helicopter, that are designed to fight forest fires, reports Wired. These tests highlight the many potential public […]
Autonomous aircraft could soon fight bush fires
News

At least 50 fires are burning across New South Wales

At least 50 fires are burning across New South Wales, with more than a dozen of them uncontained. Mild conditions overnight assisted firefighters but today, as temperatures rise to the mid-30s across much of the state’s east, the Rural Fire Service (RFS) is warning residents to remain vigilant. Two of […]
At least 50 fires are burning across New South Wales
US

Public pools are grosser than you think

VIDEO: Swimming is great exercise. But public pools are rife with health and safety hazards, finds a report from the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention.
Public pools are grosser than you think