Alice Nisbet

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Why Knitting is the Best Form of Mindful Meditation

By many people's standards, 2016 was a burning hell of a year, leaving us gasping for air and looking for an emergency exit —not to mention a better …

Two Words That Are Getting in the Way of Your Happiness

When people talk about why they aren't happy, they usually can quickly tick off a list of things. They talk about a job that is going nowhere, overwhelming financial debt, complicated relationships that are stressing them out, or being unhappy with where they are living. When asked to describe what …

China won't allow 'Pokémon Go' unless it's deemed safe

Don't expect to play <i>Pokémon Go</i> in Shanghai any time in the near future. China's official censorship body has declared that it won't license any augmented reality games until it has had a chance to determine whether or not they're a danger to personal safety and "national security." That last part …

The Real Reasons China Is Struggling To Control Its Pollution Problems

China’s problems with severe air pollution are back in the news. Last week, smog levels in China reached historic levels; as many as 32 cities were …

Chinese plans to build Essex nuclear plant move a step closer

China’s hopes of building its own nuclear reactor in Essex have moved a step closer to reality after the Government accepted its proposed design to begin safety assessment for use in the UK.<p>The chance to build a plant at EDF’s Bradwell site was the key prize for Chinese state nuclear group China …

This Detox Lemonade Will Help You Feel Much Better Post Holiday Feast

Feeling bloated, nauseous, and blah? Not anymore.<p>After Thanksgiving, it's easy to feel gross. We indulge in 4,500 calories during the feast—our bods aren't ready for it. But while there's not a ton of prep you can do for the large-and-in-charge meal, you <i>can</i> make yourself feel better. How? With a …

Detox

The Complete Guide to Where to Put Your Eye Makeup

Finally, an easy way to decode those complicated tutorials.<p>Eyeliner, eye shadow, blending brushes — oh my! Learning to use eye makeup is no easy task, even for seasoned beauty buffs. If you have a tough time decoding all those tricky makeup tutorials, I have an easy guide to each part of the eye so …

Win sets of new 'Sherlock' books and colouring books!

<i>Sherlock: The Essential Arthur Conan Doyle Adventures</i> – a collectable gift edition of essential Conan Doyle stories, selected by <i>Sherlock</i> co-creators …

NYC cheese experts share their secret to the perfect grilled cheese sandwich

If you're making grilled cheese sandwiches with only one cheese, the cheese mongers at New York City's famous Murray's Cheese say that you're making it all wrong.<p>According to them, the secret to a delicious, melty grilled cheese sandwich is using three great cheeses.<p>They suggest using a young …

4. The UN (Not The Security Council) Write The Accords

While the set up in The Winter Soldier suggests that it will probably be the body who bring in the Accords to help control the Avengers (and other …

Thermal Scan Of Egyptian Pyramids Finds 'Impressive' Anomaly

CAIRO (AP) — Two weeks of new thermal scanning in Egypt’s Giza pyramids have identified anomalies in the 4,500 year-old burial structures, including …

Archaeology

20 Salted Desserts That Make Us Want to Break Out the Maldon

Salted caramel and chocolate desserts are here to stay—make one of these and see why.<p><b>Salted desserts have never been more popular</b>, and it's easy to see why. Not only does it bring out other flavors, it's a perfect foil to rich chocolate and sweet caramel. Try these confections and see for yourself.