Danica Alexander

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5 Key AW16 Men’s Shoe Trends

Compared to fashion’s normal spin cycle, shoe trends move on a geological scale. Bar the odd interloper – we see you, pool slides – footwear sticks …

Dear Science: Why aren’t apes evolving into humans?

<i>Dear Science: Why are there no hominins left on Earth? If evolution is ongoing and species are always changing and adapting, shouldn't we see new human-like species evolving from apes, even if the old ones died out?</i><p>Here's what science has to say:<p>We hate to be the ones to break it to you, but you …

Humanity

Pinterest makes its Recipe and Movie pins much more data rich

Have you ever seen a tasty dish on Pinterest and wish you could see immediately how to make it without clicking through multiple times on the platform? Or, perhaps you see a still from a movie and wonder whether it actually <i>is</i> as good as it <i>looks.</i><p>Well, both of these things will be easily visible in a …

Eldredge tie knot

Mans Style Guide

Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages

The story of a strange linguistic coincidence<p>Is there anything inherently “doggy” about the word “dog”? Obviously not—to the French, a dog is a <i>chien</i>, to Russians a <i>sobaka</i>, to Mandarin Chinese-speakers a <i>gǒu</i>. These words have nothing in common, and none seem any more connected to the canine essence …

Linguistics

These 12 online services can help you dress like a modern gentleman

From subscription services like Trunk Club to a traditional internet retailer that simplifies the online shopping experience, these services can help you step up your style game without spending a lot of time.<p>Additionally, a guy who goes this route will increase the amount of relaxed, quality time …

Clothing

A cafe's epic 'freak' milkshakes are blowing up on social media

Kindly leave your diet at the door.<p>Pâtissez, a cafe in Canberra, Australia, is gaining quite the reputation for its seriously out of control desserts.<p>…

Social Media

63 Songs You Need In Your Life This Month

Pop, rock, rap, country, and R&B for June, in no particular order.

Gender Inequality in Film - An Infographic

To view the updated Gender Inequality in Film infographic released in 2018, click the banner above.<p>In light of the record-breaking opening of the …

I understood gender discrimination once I added “Mr.” to my resume and landed a job

It was the late 90s and I was at an interesting phase of my career. For the first time in my life I possessed relevant qualifications, experience and could also show a successful track record in my chosen career path. I had the job seeker’s trifecta. It was also summer and my current employer was …

Employment

Are Our Heroines Too Perfect?

Yesterday, I read a rather excellent article over a Comics Alliance titled “Smart, Nice and Sassy: ‘Good Girl’ Role Models Make Boring Heroes.” The …

4 times it's perfectly OK to demand, 'Would you ask a man that?'

Hold up. Are you going to quiz a woman about her work, life or ambitions?<p>Before you start popping those questions, here is something to consider: …

The New Legoland Hotel Proves That Everything Is Awesome

Remember playing with Legos as a little kid and dreaming about building a life-size house? Now imagine whatever you were envisioning on steroids, and you've got the new Legoland hotel in Winter Haven, Florida.<p>Situated between Tampa and Orlando, the 152-room hotel is located right by the entrance to …

9 Secret Frappuccinos You Won't Find on Any Starbucks Menu

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p>Everyone knows you can go to Starbucks and order a Venti Half-Caff, Quad, 10 Pumps Vanilla, 7 Pumps Hazelnut, Extra Whip, Extra-Hot Mocha. But people who really know their way around the customizable 'Bucks menu know you can concoct a crazy-good drink that doesn't just sound crazy. …