When my husband and I were newly married, we discussed having children. I made it clear: Our girls would be equal to our boys. They would get to do everything the boys did. We would not treat them differently.
Mary Jekyll has never been more alone. Her father, Dr. Henry Jekyll, died 14 years ago, and her mother Ernestine has just passed away after going mad. Living in London in the 1890s, she's subject to the
In both shows, a hostile ideology slowly creeps into a world, eroding institutions and becoming the New Normal Recently, both Starz’s American Gods and Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale wrapped their debut seasons.
It's no wonder the man loves science. Over the years, Gates has recommended a number of science-related books to the public. Some deal with the environment, others with the cosmos, and others with stopping
(CNN) — Long after we've retired our pink pussy hats and scrolled through countless pages of #girlboss slogans on Instagram, many young women like me relax by flicking to a favorite show, or lining up
It comes in the night. It comes for us all. Imposter syndrome, that constant feeling that you’re about to be revealed as a total fraud, seizes even the most successful among us plebes. Exhibit A: An encounter
The word “queer” has gone, in the space of a couple of decades, from a term of abuse to an academically respectable catchall for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and all other forms of alternative –
Dystopic futures, Moon colonies, epic fantasies, and more It’s a new month, which means there is another stack of books hitting bookstores to check out. I recently finished John Scalzi’s The Collapsing
Join the club. Like her beloved characters Hermione Granger and Belle, Emma Watson LOVES to read. She loves it so much she started a global, monthly Goodreads book club of feminist texts. She's recruited
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Calling it a “medical mystery of the first order,” scientists are baffled by the ability of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan to stand
People with maladaptive daydreaming disorder spend countless hours engrossed in vivid, complex daydreams—and many say they can't stop, even though their elaborate fantasy life is destroying their reality.
Marvel’s head of TV Jeph Loeb just announced that Sigourney Weaver will be the main villain in Netflix’s The Defenders. The surprise reveal was made here at New York Comic Con, where fans got to see Weaver
With a 21-fighter roster. It is glorious. Harambe, the primate corpse that Weird Twitter just will not leave alone, now has a video game: Harambe vs. Capcom. This is not just a silly video, it's a real
Netflix’s Stranger Things has captivated audiences with its sense of nostalgia, drawing from the works of Steven Spielberg, John Carpenter, and Stephen King. With the first season out and finished, we’ve
The contrast between mass killings labelled as ‘terrorism’ and those that aren’t becomes even starker when the crimes look the same Was the attack terror related? That’s the central (and sometimes almost
With Theresa May about to trigger Article 50 and the UK set to start two years of Brexit negotiations with the rest of the EU, how is the country's economy doing? Before the referendum last June, many
In 2013 three whales washed up dead on Japan's shore on the northern tip of Hokkaido. That in itself is not particularly unusual, but these three whales were unlike any that biologists had seen before.
As Hollywood brings out two biopics of Agatha Christie, we examine the rise of ‘domestic suspense’ thrillers From Raymond Chandler’s mean streets to Lee Child’s hardboiled tales of revenge, crime fiction