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The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

The 100 best novels: from Bunyan’s pilgrim to Carey’s Ned Kelly

Two years in the making, our list of the 100 greatest English-language novels of all time is now complete. Having endured many sleepless nights in its compilation, Robert McCrum reflects on who got left out, and why<p>The 100 best novels written in English: the full list A response by Rachel Cooke: …

Literature

9 questions about the Illuminati you were too afraid to ask

When it comes to shadowy cabals that supposedly control the world, the Illuminati should be at the top of any conspiracy theorist's list. An Illuminati Facebook page has 3.4 million likes, Madonna writes songs about the group, and YouTube channels calling pretty much everyone Illuminati notch …

Jamal Crawford

Teaching English Page

Best Friends are people in life that make you<br>lough a little louder<br>smile a little brighter<br>and live a little better

Ada sebuah momen dalam prosesi wisuda di Monash University pagi tadi yang akan selalu saya ingat sampai kapanpun saja: Momen saat rektor meminta para wisudawan berdiri lalu membalikkan badan agar bisa menghadap ke arah tamu undangan yang tak lain adalah keluarga para wisudawan. “Pandanglah mereka. Tanpa mereka, kita tak akan mencapai kesuksesan ini,” ujar sang rektor, “Mari kita beri tepuk tangan sebagai ucapan terima kasih kepada keluarga yang selama ini mendukung dan mendampingi kita.” Maka tepuk tangan menggema di seluruh ruangan, panjang sekali. Bergemuruh hingga menerbitkan haru dan menerjunkan air mata. Seusai upacara wisuda, saya langsung memburu Kalky dan Kemi, memeluk dan menciumi mereka berdua. Rizqa masih terisak dengan mata yang sembab, lalu memeluk kami bertiga. Tanpa kata-kata. Di sana, saya tahu, semua ini bukan tentang diri saya sendiri. Saya tak bisa melukiskan perasaan saya tentang semua itu. Mudah-mudahan foto ini bisa menceritakan semuanya. Terima kasih atas ucapan dan doa yang indah dari teman-teman semua. I’m still learning…

Nangis bacanya :“’)) Selalu deh keluarga ini jadi panutan banget :’)<p>Ya, bagi saya, momen wisuda semata-mata salah satu cara saya membahagiakan orang …

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee – review

‘If you are a human being with emotions, this book will impact you, regardless of age, gender or background.’<p>If you have never read To Kill A Mockingbird, I would advise you to stop reading this review immediately, and go and buy yourself a copy. Not only is it a beautifully crafted masterpiece, …

Books

The world's most beautiful mosques

11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative)

<i>Your alarm clock goes off and it’s time to mindlessly shower, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, then head to work. Is that really all there is?</i>In …

Creativity

How same-sex marriage could ruin civilisation

In the wake of the US supreme court ruling that legalised same-sex marriage throughout America, many commenters and objectors have claimed it will have disastrous consequences. But rather than just dismissing them as irrational bitterness, it’s important to consider the genuine scientific basis for …

Same-sex Marriage

How To Raise A Happy Child While Disciplining Less In 5 Simple Steps

13 Children's Book Authors Who Would Have Written Beautiful Fiction For Adults Too

Beloved children's book author Judy Blume released a new book this month. All hail Judy! Except, unlike her 1970 masterpiece <i>Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret</i>, her recent work, <i>In The Unlikely Event</i>, is being marketed toward adults.<p>Blume's decision -- or, perhaps, her publisher's decision -- to …

Books

New Pyramid Found on Mars Joins a Growing List

A photo taken by the Mars Curiosity Rover in May 2015 shows what appears to be a small pyramid on the planet’s surface. This isn’t the first pyramid …

Heavy Weather: Chasing the Light - Photographs by Jody Miller | LensCulture

Oncoming storms normally have us reaching for umbrellas, or rescheduling outdoor plans. However, rarely do we stop to observe meteorological activity at work. These images capture the drama unfolding, placing cloud movements center stage.<p>Jody Miller has worked as an animator and designer in the …

Photography

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics