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15 Of The Most Influential Women In History — And The Biographies Of Them You Really Need To Read

Last week, <i>BBC History Magazine</i> released readers' definitive ranking of the 100 most influential women in history, with Nobel Prize-winning physicist …

Books

11 Nonfiction Books About Science That Will Explain The Weird, Wonderful World We Live In

Science! In many ways, we live in a thrilling era of scientific discovery. Some scientists are making breakthroughs in gene-editing and recycling …

Books

8 London Tube journeys that are quicker by foot

For the past two months, London's Underground has been sweltering due to the heatwave with temperatures on the Bakerloo Line reaching a staggering …

England

This Bra-Size Calculator Is a Thing of Genius

Without the help of our bra-size calculator below, finding out (and updating) your bra size can be a time consuming and downright annoying thing. …

Clothing

This is *exactly* what to say during the most awkward conversations

Awkward conversations can be funny—if you’re observing them while binging episodes of <i>The Office.</i> But if you’re actually a party to one? Insert …

Grab a Forkful of Happiness by Making This Garlicky Spaghetti Immediately

Allow me, a serious pasta addict, to introduce you to my favorite pasta recipe. Olive oil, garlic, red pepper flakes, lemon, white wine, thyme, parmesan cheese, and a pinch of happy tears join forces to create a boldly flavored sauce that comes together in mere minutes. If you've got all the …

Italian Food

You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

Entertainment

Is This France's Most Picturesque Town?

There's no arguing that France is home to some of the most beautiful cities in the world. From stately chateaus to lush meadows of lavender, the …

How To Quickly Get Rid of Ants

To get rid of ants quickly, you'll need to pay attention to their trail.<p>Ants are undoubtedly pesky pests. Seeing a swarm of them in your home is …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Have Before Breakfast To Blast Belly Fat

Eating protein-packed foods and combining cardio with strength-training exercises are two ways to help blast belly fat — but you can actually drink …

The 8 Best Travel Books of All Time

At their worst, travel books are dated, deeply racist, or just painfully dull. But at their best, they capture the spark of seeing something new, as well as the way your perspective shifts when you’re out of your rut with your eyes open. Here are some of the best—including some by writers who have …

20 Lentil Recipes to Make for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Ah, lentils: It was love at first taste. With all that protein and fiber (not to mention folate, iron and vitamin B), we’d eat you for every meal if …

13 Picnic-Perfect Pasta Salad Recipes

Whether you’re packing for a picnic or whipping up a side dish for your backyard barbecue, make sure to have one of these 13 pasta salads on the menu.<p>…

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

These 8 lettuce-free salads are the antidote to summer greens burnout

During the warmer months, a big ol’ bowl of colorful, chilled salad is often <i>the</i> go-to healthy meal—whether you’re tossing together your latest …

20-minute Best Vegetable Curry Recipe

If you want all the colors and flavors of the season in one pot, tied together with a few simple spices and creamy coconut milk, this 20-minute Best …

4 wonderfully weird ways to spend this weekend in London

While everyone else is watching the footie this weekend, why not try your hand at some lawn bowls? No longer the preserve of the over-60s, at …

Here's what college costs in 28 countries around the world

In the US, college is so expensive that many have to go into debt to afford it.<p>A study by The Brooking Institution found that, of the more than 40 million Americans who have student debt, 14% owe at least $50,000.<p>But that's not the case everywhere.<p>A late 2017 study by the Organization for Economic …

11 Awesome Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

You know the drill. You let your bananas chill on your kitchen counter for a few days too long and those brown spots start to take over. Before you know it, your banana seems way too ripe to eat, and you're tossing it in the trash or freezing it for a smoothie. Big mistake. There are actually a few …

9 New Books About Nature & Hiking That You Should Add To Your Summer Reading List

If you're a bookish hiker, then by now you've probably already read John Muir's entire library, as well as Henry David Thoreau's classic <i>Walden</i><i>,</i> Bill …

5 hidden gem movies you should see in theaters, especially if you have MoviePass

It's easy to forget about some great movies while they are in theaters, especially during the summer movie season. Some smaller-budget films go under the radar when up against blockbusters like "Infinity War" or "Solo."<p>That's why every week Business Insider suggests five potentially overlooked …

10 Easy Father's Day Breakfast Ideas — Recipes from The Kitchn

Whatever you might have planned for Father's Day, starting the day off right with a solid breakfast is sure to be in the cards. And these hearty …

Sweet Potato Hummus for a lighter delicious hummus (naturally vegan)

Hummus is fabulous stuff. You can add it to a salad, have it in a sandwich or wrap, enjoy a hearty dollop on a baked potato, dunk veggies or potato …

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

The Steamiest, Sexiest Movies Of All Time

The sexiest movies aren't necessarily lurking in the adults-only section of HBO — or in the deleted archives of one's browser history. Often, the …

Movies

17 Recipes That Turn the Humble Chicken Drumstick Into Something Special

It's my belief that the (meat-eating) world is split into two groups of people: those who will turn their nose up at anything except boneless white meat, and those who'll gnaw away at wings, thighs, and drumsticks until there's nothing left but bone. As someone who falls firmly into the second …

Cooking

9 Top-Rated Salmon Recipes Ready in 30 Minutes or Less

Salmon has it all -- it's simple to prepare, delicious, and healthy. It's also versatile: Bake, broil, or grill it; smoke, poach, or add it to stews; …

The 25 places in Eastern Europe you must see in your lifetime

13×9 Cake Recipes

Serve up something sweet! These 13×9 cake recipes are easy to whip up and transport easily to potlucks.<p>Classic Chocolate Cake<p>If you need to learn how …