These posts are written by: Bianca Dobrescu

Cosmin Gurău, filmmaker: Getting it right is sometimes an accident, and almost always, a process

Cosmin Gurău is a Romanian filmmaker. Right now, his goal is to properly carry out his newest endeavor called “To The Wild”, which is a non-commercial independent film festival. The main point of this event is to combine two things that he loves intensely, namely nature and films, into one. Behind “To The Wild”, there are just a few people trying to find out if there is another way to go about this “film festival thing”, or if indeed the distracting, unpleasant experiences caused by intrusive commercial elements have to be part and parcel of the festivalgoer’s life. The first edition of this festival will take place on the 25th of August, in Bucharest. In an interview for redteastories.com he talks about his passions, and the art of making movies. Find out more:

Best restaurants in America

Whether you’re looking for oceanside views at Geoffrey’s Restaurant in Malibu, California, or breathtaking skyline sunsets at River Cafe in Brooklyn, New York,this year’s Most Scenic Restaurant winners have got you covered – spanning 25 states and offering a variety of stellar views. California remains on top this year with 28 restaurants among the honorees, followed by Florida with 13 winners and New York with seven. Spanning east to west from Rhode Island to Oregon and north to south from Wisconsin to Texas, 24 additional states are among those represented.

STUDY: Weight gain after smoking cessation linked with increased short-term diabetes risk

People who gain weight after they quit smoking may face a temporary increase in the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, with the risk directly proportional to the weight gain, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. But regardless of weight gain, quitters can reap significant health benefits, including lower risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and early death.

Boxers or briefs? Loose-fitting underwear may benefit sperm production

Men who most frequently wore boxers had significantly higher sperm concentrations and total sperm counts when compared with men who did not usually wear boxers, according to new research led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The findings of this study, conducted in the Fertility Clinic at Massachusetts General Hospital, suggest that certain styles of men’s underwear may inhibit production of sperm.

Fast-growing carrier placed the largest incremental order of Boeing’s newest 737 jet

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Lion Air Group today announced the airline purchased 50 of Boeing’s new 737 MAX 10 airplane, which will be the most fuel-efficient and profitable single-aisle jet in the aviation industry. The deal, valued at approximately $6.24 billion at list prices, is the largest incremental order to date of the MAX 10 variant. The order was previously listed as unidentified on Boeing’s Orders & Deliveries website.