Where does the name “Kypris” come from? Kypris is the name of a Cypriot goddess who was eventually co-opted by the Greeks to become Aphrodite. Unlike the common retellings of Aphro[...]


Taking wellness to another level, halotherapy—a.k.a. salt therapy—remains a top spa trend. (Halo is Greek for salt.) Salt therapy is similar to spending time in the salty sea air, [...]


From bush medicine to Balinese herbs, our hot list of new and notable herbal body treatments “People are taking increasingly good care of their faces and necks in an effort to stay[...]

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ER Doctor—and star of NBC’s reality show, The Island—gives tips to prevent dehydration in the sweltering heat of summer In the sweltering summer months, when heat and humidity are [...]


Capsule brings together the most progressive-thinking fashion aficionados from around the world each year. Here are a few of the standout brands at this year’s show in New Yo[...]


Around 15 percent of the world’s food is now grown in urban areas. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), urban farming projects are already supply fo[...]