Emma Easom

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Science Says This Is What Jesus Really Looked Like

While Western culture is accustomed to depictions of Jesus as a lanky white guy with long, straight, perfectly-conditioned hair, or, much less often, …

Christianity

The 50 best films of 2015 in the US: No 9 – Joy

There’s something quite perfect about the year ending with the release of David O Russell’s sparkling comedy drama Joy. It’s been an emotive 12 months of increased discussion over Hollywood sexism, kickstarted by Patricia Arquette’s frantic Oscar acceptance speech about the need for equal pay …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

The Pull-Through<p>1. Fold your scarf in half and drape around neck<p>2. Put your hand through the loop<p>3. Grab the other side with the hand through the loop<p>…

Knitting

How One Female Lawyer In India Is Fighting For Women’s Basic Rights

Karuna Nundy, a prominent Supreme Court lawyer, contributed to the drafting of the country's "anti-rape" laws.<p>“I’m a great believer in deliberative democracy; where you speak, but you also listen. You come through the other side with differences intact, but you also come through together in …

We Need More Philosophers and Fewer Welders

A responsible education policy encourages students to study the courses that are better for them and better for society as a whole. It has become conventional wisdom that the subjects that meet this criterion are the so-called STEM subjects: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. It is …

The Dirty Politics of Period Sex

I recently broke up with my boyfriend -- we had almost made it a year. And to make matters worse, I had harbored feverish notions that he was perhaps "my person," or at least one of 25 on this earth who I had actually managed to find.<p>But alas.<p>On paper, his self-presentation was classic …

On Socialism, Social Democracy, and Democratic Socialism

The word "socialist" has been widely used by people of very different political persuasions. In its most basic and most broadly understood form, the term denotes a political and economic system in which private property has disappeared in favor of communal property, where ownership of all value has …

An 'SNL' comedian stars in a video that perfectly sums up why gender equality is a big deal.

Talking politics with friends can be difficult. Especially when you have a friend who ... just ... doesn't get it.<p>Cue Sasheer Zamata (of "Saturday …

How Do Screenwriters Hook a Studio Reader and Audience?

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

Supermodel Hannah Saul shares her 30 minute exercise routine

The supermodel workout: One of the world's hottest women shares her 30-minute exercise routine with FEMAIL<p><b>Australian supermodel Hannah Saul shared a</b> …

Workouts

Smart Women Intimidate Men, Says New Study

A new study to be published in the November edition of the journal <i>Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin</i> uncovered a sad dichotomy when it comes to men and attraction. The short story? Men are attracted to the idea of a woman who's smarter than them, but when it comes to actually dating said …

A 5-Step Guide to Your Smoothest Face Ever

No one wants to hear that they have a problem they didn't even know existed, but this is something I experienced firsthand during a recent facial …

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Self-help

The Singularity, Virtual Immortality and the Trouble with Consciousness (Op-Ed)

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television series and online resource that features the world's</i> …

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …