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Watch The Strange Woman, the 1946 Noir Film Starring Hedy Lamarr

<i>The Strange Woman</i> is a noir film directed by Edgar G. Ulmer and starring Hedy Lamarr. In its original review of the film, <i>The New York Times</i> …

This Artist Depicted Depression Through Photography & Her Work Will Leave You Speechless

Describing depression isn't easy. It's more than sadness. It's emptiness, hopelessness, a place so deep and dark that trying to explain it to someone …

Watercolor Cake Is the Dreamiest (and Most Delicious) New Wedding Trend

Check out these edible works of art.<p>Watercolor wedding cakes are having a moment right now, and it's no wonder why. Decorated with beautiful brushstrokes of all shades, the edible works of art are a sure way to elevate your wedding day dessert. Whether floral, marble, or abstract, these bakers' …

Diego Luna On Why Movies Are Needed Now More Than Ever — Berlinale 2017

At a conflicted moment for the world, the "Rogue One" star explains why he has found solace by going to a film festival.<p>It’s a weird time to be at a …

Film Festivals

23 Ways To Be There For A Partner Who's Going Through It

It doesn't have to be something huge to make a difference.<p><i>Keep in mind that while you could potentially do a lot to help your partner through the tough times and maybe even help manage their symptoms, mental health is incredibly complex. Be sure to reach out to a professional if you or a loved one</i> …

Mental Health

This Mexican Street Artist Mixes Science Fiction and Psychedelia

Muralist, illustrator, and all-around renaissance man Smithe is creating his own brand of sci-fi surrealism.<p>South of the US-Mexico border, Smithe, aka Luis Enrique, creates some of the most striking graffiti and murals seen on the streets of Mexico City. But Smithe isn't just plying his trade in …

This press conference is proof Donald Trump will never be presidential

It was an exhausting 77-minute extravaganza, and any five-minute segment would have been enough to make front-page headlines around the world.<p>For the president of the United States, the simple act of sneezing can be newsworthy. When the president goes on a freeform monologue, occasionally …

Donald Trump

Now you can take Pixar’s ‘The Art of Storytelling’ course for free

Have you always wanted to be Pixar animator? Now that process is a tiny bit easier. The animation studio recently made a number of courses available on the Khan Academy website to help you start your journey — and they’re free.<p>The group of courses are called “Pixar in a Box” and include short …

9 indie movies on Netflix that are *so* worth watching

Sometimes it feels like we’ve watched pretty much everything worth watching on Netflix. Like, we’ve spent <i>a lot</i> of time scrolling through the latest …

Blind Woodchuck Saved From Death In A Backyard Cannot Stop Snuggling With Its Rescuers

Meet Coco the woodchuck, who was badly injured and remained in the middle of a family’s yard for three days. When the people finally noticed her, …

'Rings' TV store prank left customers running in absolute terror

First you see her, then you scream and run away.<p>The new scary movie <i>Rings</i>, the third feature film in the <i>Ring</i> franchise, gets released next Friday, so, …

New year, new voices: four debut novels that should be on your 2017 reading list

Orlando Bird picks some superb debut novels, which flit from Sixties campus radicals to spoilt brats in Rio de Janeiro<p>New year, new fiction – and the biggest noises are coming from the other side of the Atlantic. No surprises there, you might think, with a weary shrug. (In 2016, they were over …

18 Comics You Need To See If You're Dealing With Anxiety

Now this is self care.<p>Anxiety often clouds the brain with false stories such as, “you’re not good enough,” “that mistake will haunt you forever” and “your worst fear is coming true.”<p>The mental health condition, which affects an estimated 40 million American adults, is notorious for creating …

Mental Health

The best recent thrillers – review roundup

Sirens by Joseph Knox, Cast Iron by Peter May, Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land, Under the Harrow by Flynn Berry, Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough, Devour by LA Larkin<p>Many a debut thriller sinks without trace, while others have success embedded in their DNA. Joseph Knox’s <b>Sirens</b> (Doubleday, £12.99) is …

Turmeric Isn't As Magical As We All Thought, Study Finds

Turmeric, an herbaceous root in the ginger family, has long been praised for its antibacterial and oil-absorbing properties, hence why it's often used in DIY beauty to help combat breakouts. It's such a popular beauty ingredient, and its efficacy is so well-touted that the spice alone appears in …

Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Arm Knitting

Oversized knit blankets crafted from chunky yarn and PVC-pipe needles have been floating around Pinterest for a few years now. And while the finished …

Knitting

Magical Drawings Put Women in Conversation With Their Demons

Polly Nor targets her own volatile thoughts and mood swings by depicting a dark side of her psyche.<p>The devil and femininity have long been entangled. From Eve’s creation of original sin to <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i>, women portrayed as satan are represented as the downfall of the good man. But one artist …

Dog stays by owner's side for 20 hours after man falls on ice and breaks his neck

What was supposed to be a quick dash to get some firewood turned into a 20-hour, near-death ordeal after a man fell in the snow and broke his neck outside his northern Michigan home.<p>The 64-year-old man was saved in part by his dog, Kelsey, who kept his owner warm and alert by lying on his body and …

Giving up my filthy fashion habit

As a self-confessed fast fashion addict, DW reporter Jennifer Collins decided it was time to break her bad habit and scrutinize the environmental …

Woman Recycles Dog Hair into Beautiful Sweaters, Ponchos, Gloves and More

Chiengora – the art of spinning dog hair to make warm clothing items – has been around for thousands of years, and is still used today by people in …

Stephen Colbert Debuts ‘Hidden Fences’ Trailer: “The Movie White People At Golden Globes Were Talking About”

<b>Updated with video:</b> “This summer, see the movie white people at the Golden Globes were talking about: <i>Hidden Fences,</i>” raved a trailer in the cold open …

Artist Creates Monochromatic 'Abandoned' Mansions With LEGOs

LEGO bricks aren't just fun and games—they're also the building blocks for some incredible works of art. (The company itself even has 13 LEGO …

8 Great Books To Read This January

It’s lit<p>The new year means new books to read, and while January might be the time when Hollywood dumps its least-loved products upon unwitting audiences, the same is not true for the publishing industry. Rather, there are an abundance of excellent books to read this month—and beyond. And while you …

Your Essential Sci-Fi Reading List for January 2017

Start the new year with the best science fiction in print.<p>From empires in the far future to humans who feel like aliens on a forgotten Earth to …

'We can spin just about anything': P.E.I. company makes yarn out of pet fur

Belfast Mini-Mills Ltd., a textile manufacturer in Belfast, P.E.I., is putting a different spin on yarn.<p>While yarn is most commonly made from wool, …

Comic Series Takes A Candid Look Inside The Mind Of Someone With Anxiety And Depression

When Holly Hindle draws herself, she draws herself as a bear. For Hindle, 27, bears make her comics more relatable and provide an escape from body …

Mental Health

The 13 Badass Illustrators You Should Be Following On Instagram

Documenting girlhood, post by post<p>Instagram-obsessives can find an account for virtually anything these days, whether it’s international fruit stickers or Meryl Streep Photoshopped onto food (yes, really). But lately, we’ve noticed a new tribe of Instagrammers having a moment we can definitely get …

7 Psychiatrist-Backed Tips To Help You Manage Anxiety

Because this disorder can be a real pain.<p>People with anxiety disorders often face a sense of worry or dread and spend hours ruminating over worst case scenarios, which can get in the way of professional goals, personal relationships and a good quality of life. But there are ways to cope.<p>Here, …

37 Things to Let Go of Right Now

There are plenty of things people say you should <i>start</i> doing to help improve ourselves, but there are a few habits we should all let go of as well. Make this year your best year yet by letting go of thoughts and actions that can bring you down, and instead begin habits that will make you happier. …

A Brown professor compiled 30 essential tips for succeeding in graduate school

These gems aren’t mine, really. Facebook friends and colleagues have helped me to write this list. But I did rank the first ten.<p><b>Top ten</b><p>1. Remember: there are no non-professional interactions.<p>2. Fundamentals matter. Practice your talks until they flow. Do some editorial work. Volunteer. Wear clean …

Self-help