Alice Hull

39 Flips | 7 Magazines | 10 Likes | 1 Follower | @AliceHull | Keep up with Alice Hull on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Alice Hull”

This One Dish Will Boost Your Metabolism and Calm Inflammation

There's nothing better than making something you know is both nutritious and out-of-this-world delicious, especially when it requires any more than …

Easy Ottolenghi summer recipes: starters and snacks | Yotam Ottolenghi

Whether you’re in the kitchen, in the garden or in the park with a picnic, the secret to summer cooking is to keep things simple<p>Summer, to me, is about food that can be made in advance, so no time is wasted at the stove. It’s also about food that makes sense eaten outside, perched on laps in the …

Afternoon Tea

The Fascinating Photographic Process That Makes Changes In the Air Visible to the Naked Eye

In a fascinating episode of Veritasium, host Derek Muller explains the science behind Schlieren imaging, the specific process by which those things …

Imaging

19 Sugar-Free Lunch Ideas to Bring to Work

You may not think of lunch as being a particularly sugary meal, but between the honey in bread, high-fructose corn syrup in ketchup and salad …

11 Bacon Recipes You Should Try At Least Once

Because ramen is better with bacon.<p>Our recent article on vegan eggplant bacon made us realize something: when people love <i>real</i> bacon, they love it something fierce. Bacon fans were none too pleased with this vegan alternative. To make it up to all bacon lovers, we set out to find some truly special …

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 Finalists

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 (see 2015 here) came to an end on October 1st, and the shortlisted final 40 entries have finally been …

10 Asian-Inspired Summer Meals

This summer, enjoy the vibrant flavors of Asia without ever leaving your own kitchen. From Asian BBQ Chicken to Shrimp Pad Thai, all of these dinners are fun, fast and fuss-free.<p><b>1. Asian BBQ Chicken</b><p>Think of this dish as Chicken Teriyaki with a South Asian flair, or India meets the other flavors of …

Damn, This Yoga Pose Is Tough, but It'll Really Shape Your Butt!

I know what you're thinking. You hate this pose. And you hate your instructor when she casually asks you to flow into it like it's NBD. It's a toughy for sure, but it's great for improving balance and side-to-side spinal flexibility, opening tight hamstrings, getting your digestive juices flowing, …

Yoga

44 Simple, Healthy Fish Recipes for Crazy-Busy Weeknights

Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.<p>Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.

Seafood

Mindful Busyness

<b>The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity.</b><p>Yeats, "The Second Coming"<p>Most people floating around my orbit are fellow yoga and meditation teachers, psychotherapists, artists, musicians, intellectuals, creative types, etc. The IRS refers to us content producers and …

Welcome

'Ridiculous Fun' Helps A Blogger See Through Depression's Darkness

Humor writer Jenny Lawson has never dealt with her mental health issues the traditional way.<p>As a small child, for example, she had a toy box. When she was feeling anxious, she would take all the toys out of the box and climb inside it.<p>"I would close it," Lawson says, "and it was like a sensory …

Mental Health

BBC Question Time: Billy Bragg Hopes Labour MPs Critical Of Jeremy Corbyn Are 'Squirming In Their Seats'

Jeremy Cobyn backer Billy Bragg hopes Labour MPs sceptical about the party’s new leader are “squirming in their seats” at the rise of the “grass …

Great Britain

Three things we learned about how business can help achieve SDGs

Guardian sustainable business,Sustainable development goals,Business,Corporate governance,Corporate social responsibility,Global development,Environment<p>In a recent live chat, experts joined us online to discuss the opportunities and challenges for business in advancing the sustainability goals

ICYMI: This summer’s posts on theories of change, systems thinking and innovation

<i>Still dripfeeding in catch-ups on the most popular posts from June-September, when the blog’s email alert system collapsed and some wasters actually</i> …

A 15-Minute Rejuvenation Exercise: The 5 Tibetan Rites.

The Five Tibetan Rites is a rejuvenating practice that stimulates the chakras, enhancing the flow of natural life energy in the body. It was once a …

A Guide to Yoga Poses for the Chakras

We've been receiving a lot of messages and requests lately asking about yoga poses to balance the chakra or yoga poses and sequences to help tap into …

Yoga

At What Point Does A Fundraising Ad Go Too Far?

Is "poverty porn" making a comeback?<p>That's the term that some people used back in the 1980s to describe attention-grabbing fundraising ads like the one on the right:<p>Back then, the media were filled with images of starving African children in desperate need of food, seemingly all alone in the world. …

Publisher McGraw-Hill Erroneously Calls African Slaves "Workers" In New Geography Textbook

Those Were ‘Workers’ Coming From Africa, Not Slaves According To Textbook Publisher McGraw-Hill<p>October 3, 2015Nathaniel Downes Discovery, History<p>The …

Error. Page cannot be displayed. Please contact your service provider for more details. (13)

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 4

Photograph: Kate Whitaker<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/22/1442934557974/29f5ad78-6e60-45c9-8f37-4c2f1c3f22bf-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Kate …

katewhitaker

How We Be (Lexx Remix)

lexx

An oil dispute in Niger is exposing big problems with Chinese investment in Africa

The thing is, there may never have been a compressor blowout.<p>According to multiple energy-industry sources who spoke with Business Insider, the shutdown of the Soraz refinery — which has driven up gas and cooking-oil prices throughout Niger and pushed parts of the country of 16 million to the edge …

Lack of local land rights harms fight against poverty, climate change - researchers

New figures highlight "catastrophic failure of governments to respect the basic land rights of over 1 billion people"<p>BARCELONA, Sept 30 (Thomson …

You can’t manage what you don’t measure: business’ first step towards the Sustainable Development Goals

<i>How can we encourage more businesses to contribute towards the SDGs? A critical first step is teaching business how to sift through the clutter and</i> …

The psychology of poverty helps explain why it’s so hard to escape

When considering poverty, our national conversation tends to overlook systemic causes. Instead, we often blame the poor for their poverty. Commentators echo the claim that people are poor because they have bad self-control and therefore make nearsighted choices. But psychology research says the …

Self Control

This Mistake Is Costing Companies $655 Billion in the U.S., UK, and India

Excluding women from board positions has a cost—a $655 billion cost, to be exact.<p>That’s according to a new report from Grant Thornton, an …

FTSE 100

Top ten facts about Buddhism

Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction<p><i>Very Short Introductions</i> (VSI) series combines a small format with authoritative analysis and big ideas for …

Hinduism