Alexis Cumana

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The Weird History Behind Darth Vader's Castle

The galaxy far, far away is having a castle renaissance lately. Reintroduced into the <i>Star Wars</i> canon by <i>Rogue One</i>, the sinister abode of Darth Vader …

Darth Vader

Recipe: Perfect shrimp carbonara (hold the cream!)

Photo via Thanksgiving.comCarbonara is one of the simplest Italian pasta dishes to cook, and for that reason it’s also one of the most complex. …

10 Easy Whole30 Lunch Ideas — A Lunch Box for Everyone

If you're following the popular Whole30 program, you've likely discovered that packing lunch is the easiest way to stay on track. These 10 lunch box …

Health

8 Foods That Protect Your Pancreas

The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, died from pancreatic cancer. Despite its rarity, experts say that lethal pancreatic cancer is on the rise. It was …

Cancer

The 3 Workouts You Should Do If You Sit All Day, According To A Fitness Trainer

Sitting all day long doesn't feel good for anyone who does it. Unfortunately, though, it's an unspoken prerequisite of many office jobs and school …

31 Delightful Blueberry Desserts Beyond Pie

Make the most of the last days of summer with these gorgeous desserts, which include berries suspended in hibiscus gelatin and a goat cheese cake …

Michael Caine confirms what really happened at the end of Inception

It's been nearly 10 years since Christopher Nolan's <i>Inception</i> hit theaters, and the debate over the film's ending continues to rage on. Did dream …

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

How to Lose 20 Pounds as Fast as Possible

Losing weight can be incredibly challenging regardless of whether you’re looking to lose five pounds or 20.<p>Not only does it require diet and …

A Blood Sugar Crash + 4 Other Reasons You're Waking Up In The Middle Of The Night

​<p>Waking up in the middle of the night, aka "middle insomnia," is an extremely common type of insomnia and extremely frustrating for those who suffer …

Lowering Your Blood Pressure Could Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, New Research Shows

Margaret Daffodil Graham tries to live a healthy life, particularly since she has a health issue that requires constant attention. Like more than 100 …

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

At its best, science fiction can present a captivating, inventive picture of societal trends and flaws.<p>The Metacritic data we compiled here to track the most critically acclaimed sci-fi movies of all time traces a lineage of great films from Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" through the Tom …

San Francisco

Blue Light Is Causing The Human Eye to Attack Itself

Not good.<p>Excessive exposure to blue light isn't great for our eyes, contributing to a slow loss of vision over the course of a lifetime.<p>Scientists …

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

To increase your emotional intelligence, develop these 10 qualities

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of intelligence can be measured in quotients. Most of us are familiar with IQ, or the intelligence quotient, which is primarily associated with our ability to …

19 Delicious Meatless Meals That Have A Ton Of Protein

You don't even have to be a vegetarian to enjoy them.<p>Of course, how much protein you need differs from person to person depending on your size, activity level, and whatever your health and fitness goals might be. For these meals, we made sure each had at least 15 grams as a good place to start when …

How to Drive Traffic to Your E-commerce Website

Running after the organic audience can be a woe if not done in the right way, read how to drive the specific and targeted audience to your e-commerce website.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur …

10 essentials for your social media marketing campaigns

It’s nearly impossible to run a successful business today without a social media strategy.<p>Unfortunately, social media marketing requires a lot more …

Lemon Pie II Recipe

"This simple recipe can be served as is in a graham crust or you can dress it up with a strawberry or peach glaze. Either way, a little Cool Whip or …

Man's 'cheap and rude' tipping method goes viral

It should be a rule of thumb — if you can’t afford to tip, you can’t afford to eat out. Many servers, bussers, hosts and kitchen staff depend on tips at the end of the night to help round out what they’re paid hourly, which is typically far below minimum wage. Tipping is not a fun game to get your …

Here's How a Registered Dietitian Meal Preps for Her Whole Family For a Week

Healthy eating can sometimes be seen as something that only people who are highly motivated and are willing to spend tons of time on their meal prep. …

Proof That The Most Successful Entrepreneurs Are Older Ones

Here’s refreshing news for Boomers and Gen Xers, especially women considering starting businesses after 50 (who I’ve been writing about this year): When it comes to launching a successful business, youth is not the magic elixir.<p>“Successful entrepreneurs are middle-aged, not young,” according to <i>Age</i> …

Entrepreneurship

This No-Bake Cake Is Nearly Impossible to Mess Up — Even Without a Recipe

Here’s the deal: I’m a trained chef, professional recipe developer and avid home cook — but even I don’t feel like cooking elaborate, time-consuming …

What To Do Before Signing An NDA (Non-Disclosure Agreement)

Signing NDAs (non-disclosure agreements) is a fairly common practice. In fact, this often leads to carelessness – as the parties may not even read the document!<p>Yet this could be a huge mistake. Just look at the case with Facebook. The company had to shell out $500 million because a court believed …

Non Disclosure Agreement

40 Amazing Ways To Make Homemade Ice Cream

Give us all the ice cream.<p>Homemade ice cream can be a pretty intimidating affair—but the results can be so worth it.

How to Reheat Pizza so It Tastes Like It Was Just Delivered

If you have kids and an endless to-do list, you need to know how to reheat pizza. For those days when you just can't be bothered to cook, takeout …

Healthy Roasted Red Pepper and Spinach Pasta

A simple pasta meal can be lacking in nutrients and very high in sodium if you rely on premade sauces. But pasta can also be a great way to add more …

Recipes

DW's Health News: Why fish pedicures are a bad idea

Did you know that fish pedicures can cause deformations in your toenails? Or that if you feel young, your brain has probably stayed young, too? DW …

11 Recurring Problems That Are A Sign You Give Off Negative Energy

If bad luck and annoying problems seem to follow wherever you go, it might be a sign you're giving off negative energy. Whether it's ongoing issues …

Finally Stop Procrastinating With These 4 Simple Steps

Jeff Rose breaks down the main reasons we all procrastinate -- and what is waiting for us when we get things done.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you frequently putting things off until the last minute? You may be a procrastinator. This sort of behavior is …

3 no-bake cookie recipes you'll love

Holiday baking should not require hours and hours in a warm kitchen, and then an additional afternoon of doing dishes. Instead of slaving away for …