Cathy Barber

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Harvard Research Shows How the Cerebellum Regulates Thoughts

In 1504, Leonardo da Vinci made wax castings of the human brain and coined the term <i>cerebellum</i> (Latin for “little brain”) to describe two small brain …

13 Magnificent Roles To Remember Alan Rickman's Career By

Rickman, who has died aged 69, was one of the most versatile and talented actors ever to come out of Britain.

Comedians

How to Keep an Avocado from Browning

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Avocados are too good -- and too expensive -- to let fall to the wayside. Here are three of the best methods to keep avocados green, longer.</i><p>Much like …

Kitchens

Sex worker reveals all about life as a £3k-a-week escort: 'I'm lucky to be alive'

Rachael Webster spent 15 years leading a secret double life as a young single mum by day and a West London escort known as Sam by night.<p>She was paid …

Hilarious Photo Series Explains How to Make a Baby

If you were ever wondering how a baby is formed, Quebec-based photographer Patrice Laroche has created a easy-to-follow, almost instructional, series of photos. Of course, it's only a joke! Laroche and the soon-to-be-mother of his child, Sandra Denis, found a humorous and creative way to share …

Pat Rice

Bright Lights, Big Parties: Diwali Around the World

Every year, Diwali revelers brighten the sky with fireworks and their homes with candles and lamps in celebration of the five-day festival of lights (starting October 19 this year). It is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains, in countries as diverse as India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Burma, Mauritius, …

On the Red Couch with Comic Book Icon Jim Lee

<i>Young, talented Ivy League graduate leaves the safe confines of higher learning to pursue his dream, founds a company that transforms an industry and</i> …