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Surprising Swaps for Your Go-to Protein Sources

Stuck in a dinner rut? Think outside your grocery staples and try one of these less-common, but ultra-delicious, healthy protein picks<p>Chicken …

How Tolstoy rewrote the history of Russia

As War and Peace comes to television, Rosamund Bartlett reveals the games the book’s author plays with the truth<p>As one of the longest novels ever written, vast in scope and intellectually challenging, War and Peace is an intimidating prospect. But it is also a great story, as becomes clear during …

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI New Car Test Drive

The following review is for a 2015 Model Year. There may be minor changes to current model you are looking at.<p>Introduction<p>All-new the 2015 Volkswagen Golf lineup comes in three- and five-door body styles plus a new wagon, with a wide choice of powertrains that use gasoline, diesel or electricity …

Diet and Exercise Tricks to Look Leaner in 3 Days

1 of 4<p>Pollyana FMS / Getty<p>3 Days to a Leaner Look<p>We all know that getting a great physique takes months of training and dedication. But what if you …

Exercise

These two new movies go inside the horrors of Auschwitz

It's a wound that can never seem to heal over, and some would argue that it should never be allowed to — that keeping it fresh keeps it from ever happening again. The directors of "Labyrinth of Lies" and "Son of Saul" would likely agree. Their movies, leading contenders for the foreign-language …

“It’s unacceptable to give religious privilege only to those who believe in the supernatural”: The Satanic Temple challenges the religious right

Smart political theater or real religion? Satanic Temple’s leader on the group’s challenge to religious privilege<p>A small sect called the Satanic Temple has been giving the religious right fits by insisting that religious freedoms granted to Christians should apply to Satanists too. Is the group …

Religion

10 Underrated Crime Movies Streaming On Netflix

The art of film noir may be a thing of the past, but that hasn’t stopped some brave souls from attempting to wear it like a hand-me-down suit. Over …

Ken Jeong

Are any foods safe to eat anymore? Here’s the truth

Is bacon really as bad for you as cigarettes? Will coffee give you a heart attack? Do wheat-eaters suffer “brain fog”? BBC Future examines the foods, the fears – and the facts.<p>Food was once seen as a source of sustenance and pleasure. Today, the dinner table can instead begin to feel like a …

Nutrition

'City on Fire': How a North Carolinian Made the Year's Best NYC Novel

This year’s most exciting fiction debut is a wild ride through the grimy, glorious city of the 1970s<p>Garth Risk Hallberg's <i>City on Fire</i> — a wild plunge …

How To: The Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

Store Tour

Welcome to where it all began<p>The first thing you notice about the original Starbucks®, located near the waterfront in Seattle’s Pike Place Market, …

The Shakerato: Learn how to make this frothy espresso drink at home

Learn how to make this frothy, iced espresso drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled coffee drink: the Shakerato, our twist on the Italian …

11 Yoga Poses Every Runner Needs to Know

Get loose before (or after) your run with a feel-good yoga workout that stretches your hamstrings, IT band, hip flexors, and other typically-tight …

Yoga

The Middle East Studies Blind Spot: Anti-Semitism

<i>Originally published under the title "The Middle East Studies Blind Spot."</i> <br>This article was commissioned by Campus Watch, a project of the Middle …

Holocaust Films Rise This Fall

Every few years I am inspired to take a look at the changing trends in Holocaust related cinema. This Fall/Winter season brings another excellent crop of fascinating films that bring new perspectives to how the Holocaust is presented in widely-released movies.<p>For some years now, it has been rare to …

Box Office