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This Is Why Uma Thurman Is Angry

Yes, Uma Thurman is mad.<p>She has been raped. She has been sexually assaulted. She has been mangled in hot steel. She has been betrayed and gaslighted by those she trusted.<p>And we’re not talking about her role as the blood-spattered bride in “Kill Bill.” We’re talking about a world that is just as …

Kill Bill

Sedate a Plant, and It Seems to Lose Consciousness. Is It Conscious?

Plants don’t get enough credit.<p>They move. You know this. Your houseplant salutes the sun each morning. At night, it returns to center.<p>You probably don’t think much of it. This is simply what plants do: Get light. Photosynthesize. Make food. Live.<p>But what about all the signs of plant intelligence …

Consciousness

Gut Microbes Combine to Cause Colon Cancer, Study Suggests

Two types of bacteria commonly found in the gut work together to fuel the growth of colon tumors, researchers reported on Thursday.<p>Their study, published in the journal Science, describes what may be a hidden cause of colon cancer, the third most common cancer in the United States. The research …

Cancer

The most germ-infested places you encounter every day — and how to avoid getting sick

It's 6 a.m. Your alarm shrieks and you hit the snooze button. You have just deposited germs on your alarm clock. Most of us cringe when strangers cough or sneeze near us in public. But the truth is, hands are the real germ carriers. And our own hands are culprits, too. As you go about your day, …

Environmental Health

Iceland Asked Its Teens Why They Binge Drink. Their Responses Changed Everything.

Ever party too hard? Well, what if your whole country did?That was the buzzkill facing Iceland in the 1980s and 1990s. And it wasn’t primarily an …

High School

Try These 3 Yoga Moves for a Healthier, Stronger Spine

Yoga 216's Nicole Katz demonstrates three yoga moves to strengthen the muscles around your spine.<p>When you think about building strength, your spine …

Yoga

Muscle, Fascia, and Yoga: We Are All Connective

Muscle, Fascia, and Yoga: We Are All Connective<p>“That was fascinating!” exclaimed a guest at the conclusion of Christopher Holmes’ R&R workshop, …

Glen Campbell Announces Final Album Adiós

Glen Campbell has announced his final studio album. <i>Adiós</i> is out June 9 via Universal Music Enterprises, and is made up of “songs that Campbell always loved but never got a chance to record,” including ones written by Jimmy Webb, Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, and more. (Nelson sings alongside Campbell …

Glen Campbell

Grow your own herbs and spices

There’s nothing as fragrant and tasty as freshly cut fennel, coriander and chamomile, and cultivating them couldn’t be easier<p>Of all homegrown crops, to me no others have a more stark “night and day” flavour difference than that of fresh herbs. This is because the aromatic compounds that give these …

Gardening

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

Healthy Eating

Remarkable, Rare Photographic Moments With Amazing Ocean Animals

Changing Planet<p>For more than 20 years now, we have spent well in excess of 3,000 days at sea, most of them in the company of great whites and other shark species. During all this time we also had the great fortune to have experienced many spectacular encounters with various forms of marine …

Vast Ocean Underlies Ice on Saturn's Moon Enceladus

The discovery of a global ocean beneath its icy rind makes Enceladus an even better potential extraterrestrial incubator than previously thought.<p>A global ocean lurks inside Enceladus, Saturn’s saltwater-spitting moon—and that’s good news for alien hunters seeking an A-list extraterrestrial petri …

‘The First Celebrity Chef’: Photos Take Us Inside the Kitchen of Marco Pierre White

When chef Marco Pierre White, famously recognized as the original celebrity chef, released his cookbook and memoir <i>White Heat</i> twenty-five years ago, …

Marco Pierre White

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Anatomy Stories: The Role of Teres Minor in Erasing the Hunch

Posted On July 29, 2015 By Karen Fabian And has No Comment<p><b>I have written before about my passion for sharing the anatomy behind the poses with my</b> …

Understanding Aperture for Beginners

Aperture is just one setting that makes up your exposure, but once you understand it you can drastically change how your image looks. In this video …

Landscape Photography

30 Symmetrical Photos So Good They’d Make Wes Anderson Weep

Director Wes Anderson is known for crafting near-perfect symmetry in many of his scenes, so much so that an entire video has been created to show off …

Wes Anderson

Cameron McCormick Skill Code EB

<b>A Special Opportunity ONLY for Early Bird VIPS</b><p><b>Discover The Secret to Consistency and Power … From the Coach Who Took Jordan Spieth to Three Major</b> …

Articles about 12 homes curved ceilings and walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

All of us have heard that the real estate market is "bad" right now. However, what is bad for sellers is often good for buyers.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up …

Architecture

Memo to Media: Ask Trump if He's a 'Serial Racist'

It's easy to laugh off Donald Trump's fact-free comments about Mexican immigrants being rapists. And easy to poke fun, as Jon Stewart did, at Trump's grudging admission that some Mexican immigrants might be "good people."<p>But there is a serious issue here, and mainstream media interviewers have …

Donald Trump

ANKR: Peace of Mind About Your Camera Bag for $25

I just installed an ANKR in my camera bag. Over the past 10 years I’ve had this reoccurring dream about my camera gear and my backpack being stolen. …

San Francisco

Snorkeler comes face to face with crocodiles, snaps photos

Ricardo Castillo comes face to face with a crocodile off Cuba. Photo: Courtesy of Ricardo Castillo<p>Ricardo Castillo of Mexico was snorkeling off Cuba …

Mexico City

Don’t Let Snapshots Keep You From Seeing the World

When people notice something interesting or beautiful these days, there’s often a natural impulse to pull out their smartphones and snap a photo of …

Photography

Experiment Provides Further Evidence That Reality Doesn't Exist Until We Measure It

Physicists have succeeded in confirming one of the theoretical aspects of quantum physics: Subatomic objects switch between particle and wave states …