Aaron Day

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Your Most Epic European Road Trip, Mapped

It's beginning to be that perfect time of year when you can grab a few friends, put a car in gear, and take off into the unknown. Road trips are …

Humans Are Genetically Predisposed to Kill Each Other

“Step back and view our species objectively from the outside, the way a zoologist would carefully observe any other animal, or see us the way every …

Evolution

Your race-training meal plan—from a marathon champ

Long-run days are important for building endurance if you’re training for a race, but it’s also a critical time for testing out what your stomach …

12 Powerful Posters Of Female Scientists That Every Classroom Needs

Move over, Einstein.<p>Can you name five female scientists from history?<p>Maybe you named one, or two. Chances are you remembered Marie Curie, the famed two-time Nobel Laureate whose work led to the discovery of radioactivity. Yet there are hundreds of female scientists whose work has been foundational …

Roast haunch of venison

The best way to retain moisture is to bard your joint - that is, treat it to a lovely coating of fat, pork fat for preference, because of its excellent flavour. I use a piece of back fat or flare fat (from the belly). You could, however, use nice fatty bacon instead, and this will contribute even …

BBQ

11 TERRIFYING BEST HORROR SHORTS OF 2016 - Horror Movies

<b>Unfriended: Dark Web</b> arrives in theaters July 20th<p>Unfriended: Dark Web<p>It looks like we're being pulled into the "Dark Web". 😱 This stuff is scary... …

Full stream ahead? The brave new world of cinemagoing

The 21st century has seen a revolution in how we consume cinema, from streaming a movie the day it’s released to forking out for a plush boutique experience. How did we get here – and how do we navigate the new landscape?<p>On a recent visit to a Curzon cinema in London I sat (lay, really) on a …

Jordan is spectacular, safe and friendly – so where are the tourists?

With tourism to the Middle East in decline, visiting Jordan’s mesmerising sights is now a solitary experience. But the silence and emptiness only add to their allure<p>“You are safe and sound here,” the gift shop owner said, as he handed over some change. At breakfast, the waiter had been similarly …

Travel

A Guide to Building Geralt's Skill Trees in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

If you've been confused by <b>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt'</b>s skill tree system, you aren't alone. It's unconventional and features a ton of options, many of …

A short comic gives the simplest, most perfect explanation of privilege I've ever seen.

Privilege can be a hard thing to talk about.<p>Oftentimes, when it's implied or stated that someone is "privileged," they can feel defensive or upset. …

Motivation

FoodRECIPES

Fluffy American pancakes<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>less than 10 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>This easy pancake recipe makes light and fluffy pancakes that are great for a weekend brunch. Try adding a large handful of fresh blueberries to the batter before cooking.<p>Read our …

Breakfast

Miso soup

SERVES<p>Four<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500ml filtered water<br>• 1 tsp bonito flakes<br>• 15g kombu<br>• 2 tbsp good-quality miso paste (I like Clearspring brown rice miso paste)<p>METHOD<p>Warm the water to just below boiling point in a saucepan. Add the bonito flakes and kombu, remove from the heat and leave to infuse for 30 …

Guide: The Best Character Builds for Geralt in The Witcher 3 on PS4

The brilliance of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's character progression system lies in its intricacies. There are countless ways to forge Geralt, whether …

The 100 best restaurants in London

Time Out More Card<p>Introducing the perks card you’ll actually love. Jump the queue, score free wings, get one on the house at the city’s coolest …

Springfield by night – in pictures

Austin-based artist and self-confessed TV junkie Tim Doyle produces dreamlike silk-screen prints of locations from well-known television shows. He refers to these places, which we are all familiar with but can never visit, as <i>UnReal Estate</i>, now collected in a crowdfunded book of the same name. One …

Edgar Wright's 1000 Favorite Movies - Movie List

This list of personal favorites was assembled by Edgar Wright and myself in July 2016. Films are in chronological order.<p>Note from Edgar:<p>“This is a …

Rio 2016 Olympics day-by-day guide

View complete schedule<p>GB medal tracker<p><i>Whatever sport you want to try, we've got a guide to help. Take a look at the</i> Get Inspired activity list <i>to find a game that's right for you.</i>

Rio Olympics

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Debunking 52 popular myths

David McCandless, a data-journalist, information designer, and author of several terrific data visualization books, created this infographic that …

19 Big and Small Classroom Management Strategies

Big Strategies: Fundamental Principles of Classroom Management<p><i>1. Follow the first step of hypnosis.</i><p>A hypnotist's first induction technique often …

Teaching

The best films of 2016 so far

Film,Culture,Anomalisa,The Assassin,A Bigger Splash,Captain America: Civil War,Deadpool,Dheepan,Everybody Wants Some!!,Hail, Caesar!,The Hateful Eight,High-Rise,The Jungle Book,Love & Friendship,Miles Davis,The Nice Guys,The Revenant,Room,Son of Saul,Spotlight,Zootopia (aka Zootropolis),Music,Toby …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

Harriet Gibsone, Stuart Heritage, Gwilym Mumford, Louis Pattison, Jack Seale, Bella Todd & Hannah Verdier

Let’s calculate how much celebrities are worth on a per-tweet basis

In the first decade of its existence, Twitter has proven itself more than merely a time-sucking distraction that allows users to post their …

Social Media

6 Carefully Planned 'Utopias' That Went Spectacularly Insane

Look, we've all seen the movies: Every utopia is one shocking reveal away from being a dystopian nightmare. A perfect society just cannot exist, and …

Supercut of British drivers swearing at other drivers

Eleven minutes of enthusiastic combinatorial use of the words "wanker," "stupid," "cunt," "fucking," "dickhead," "hell," "tosser," "jesus," …

The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet - video

What if there were ‘countries’ the size of the average suburban household? What if they had their own rules, laws, and currencies? What if one of them almost brought the entire Internet to its knees? They’re called data havens, and they are the Switzerlands of the Internet: bunkers, caves, and sea …

50 Hearty (And Easy) Chili Recipes

Japanese Pastry Maker’s White Strawberry Tart Captures the "Scent of First Love"

Japanese pastry maker Qu'il Fait Bon captured the art (and scent) of love in a single, delectable treat. Their fruit tart is made with a white strawberry called <i>Hatsukoi no Kaori</i>, which literally translates to “The Scent of First Love.” After 20 years of research done by plant suppliers and fruit …

16 Cookie Crust Pies You Won’t Be Able to Resist

Pies aren’t the kind of dessert everyone feels comfortable tackling. There’s no shame in that. Luckily, there are many different ways to make a pie, including ways that forgo traditional pie crust ideas for something just as delicious. Introducing your new best friend: the cookie crust pie! Also …