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No, You Fools, the Swimming Pool Is Not a Bath

Chip, a 31-year-old expat living in Ireland, spent nearly a decade of his life working at the city pool in his hometown. The job left…

How to Properly Remove Sunscreen From Your Skin, According to an Expert

Nobody actually enjoys applying sunscreen. Rubbing some lightweight SPF on your face in the morning is one thing, but reapplying it all over your body,…

A Wet and Wild Cultural History of the Swim-Up Pool Bar

“Sixteen weeks,” explains architect Evan Williams. “We had 16 weeks to turn an old, 140-room hotel into the first Sandals resort.” The year was 1981…

It’s Totally Fine to Piss in the Ocean

If there’s one thing humans can’t help but do, it’s piss in the ocean: According to a recent survey by Procter & Gamble (which makes…