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A Cardiologist Weighs In on What Just One Fatty Meal Does to Your Body

With so many diets coming in and out of fashion, it's difficult to keep track of the health trend <i>du jour</i> and even harder to stay updated on how …

Stop Texting: It’s Actually (Scientifically And Psychologically) F*cking Up Your Life

Texting is the biggest catch-22 of our time. We love it for its convenience and fun Emojis, but we probably don’t notice just how much it’s making us …

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would

“When photography was invented,” photo historian Vicki Goldberg once said, “it was thought to be an equivalent to truth. It was truth with a capital T.”<p>But as viewers quickly learned, seeing isn’t always believing. Even in the early history of photography, hoaxes like the Cottingley fairies taught …

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Aloo Bhindi Recipe - Great British Chefs

Many people are sceptical about okra, as the texture can be unpleasant when overcooked, but this aloo bhindi recipe from Michelin-starred Indian chef …

13 Chairs With Built-in Storage For Your Favorite Books

Maybe you’re a real bookworm that likes to spend any spare moment reading or maybe you just like to relax every once in a while with a good book. …

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Hong Kong shop cats – in pictures

When photographer Marcel Heijnen moved to Hong Kong, the territory’s shop cats instantly caught his eye. While the ‘feline emperors’ are the stars, his shots also offer insights into Hong Kong’s wares, from dried fish to paper

Boy, 10, grows hair for 2 years to make wig for friend with alopecia

<b>A 10-year-old boy grew his hair for two years so his female friend with alopecia could have a wig.</b><p>Tyler Boone, from Georgia, grew out his hair to …

Five stories that will make you pay attention to your health

Yeah, yeah, yeah. How many times have you been told you need to pay attention to your health? And how often have you avoided that advice? No more. Read the five stories below, and you’ll be better for it.<p>These stories were published in The Washington Post’s Health and Science section over the past …

Prenatal Development

Watch Cate Blanchett, Keira Knightley, and Chiwetel Ejiofor Stand With Refugees in a Powerful Performance

Approximately one out of every 113 people on earth has been forcibly displaced from their homeland due to war, natural disaster or other circumstance. Whether or not to welcome the people who have fled from their homelands has become a hot button political issues in countries across the globe. …

Spontaneous Urban Portraits by Axel Morin

Axel Morin is a French photographer based in Paris. Streets are his main inspiration : inhabitants daily life and unexplored urban spots strongly …

Could online tutors and artificial intelligence be the future of teaching?

Online maths company has partnered with scientists to identify what makes lessons successful - and to see if AI can be used to improve teaching<p>Ambar presses her hand to her forehead, nose crinkled in concentration as she considers the question on her screen: how many sevens in 91? The ten-year-old …

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'Our values are in the wrong place,' says Archbishop of Canterbury in Christmas sermon

The mood of uncertainty and division in Britain and around the world at the end of 2016 shows that “our values are in the wrong place” the Archbishop of Canterbury will say in his Christmas sermon.<p>Speaking in Canterbury Cathedral, the Most Rev Justin Welby, will describe the events of the last year …

Delete Your Account: How to Maintain Yourself In the Age of the Selfie

It's been over a week since Kim Kardashian last posted on social media. I don't want to call the resulting hole in my life "gaping," but it's a noticeable loss. And if any of you 84.9 million Instagram followers want to claim that you haven't felt it, too — even subconsciously — well, you're …

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