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Rose McGowan: Caitlyn Jenner doesn't understand 'being a woman'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The hardest part about being a woman "is figuring out what to wear"?<p>Caitlyn Jenner's comments about life as a woman compared with life as Bruce Jenner continue to provoke controversy.<p>Actress Rose McGowan was the latest to criticize Jenner over her November 9 comments to BuzzFeed that her …

World Trade Center

Cate Blanchett Says She’s Open to Appearing on American Horror Story

Eat your heart out, Lady Gaga.<p>Ever since <b>Jessica Lange</b> departed <i>American Horror Story</i> at the end of last season, the show has been missing a little bit of its icy-blonde-screen-goddess gravitas. Could <b>Cate Blanchett</b> step in to fill Lange’s incredibly stylish shoes?<p>Let’s be very honest for a second. …

Horror

New 'Game of Thrones' 2016 Spoilers on Winterfell, Jon Snow, Margaery, Sansa

"Game of Thrones" Season 6 is almost done filming, and several new teases and outright spoilers have the fandom buzzing. There are always interesting updates posted at Watchers on the Wall -- it is known -- but one juicy bit of Winterfell scoop is below, plus a brief tease on Queen Margaery Tyrell …

TV Series

Metallica Pays Tribute to Record Label Employee Killed in Paris Attacks

Mercury Records’ international project manager Thomas Ayad was one of 89 people killed at Paris music venue Le Bataclan in last week’s attacks. …

Home, on demand

<i>This story is part of</i> Crossings, <i>a series chronicling the global refugee and migrant experience. Follow the series and add your thoughts on Facebook and Twitter with the hashtag #GlobeCrossings.</i><p>There can be few items in the world more poorly designed for the purpose it serves than the standard …

This Moroccan City Is Completely Covered in Ethereal Blue Paint

Chefchaouen is the stuff of dreams — but it's real.<p>As people who love color, we're always looking out for rooms that employ vibrant decor. But entire cities that embrace our love of saturated hues? Now you've got us excited.<p>Chefchaouen is a town in northwest Morocco that is best known for its …

Absurdly hot October as Earth sets 8th heat record this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even in a record-breaking hot year for Earth, October stood out as absurdly warm.<p>The National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Global Warming

Why Hair Grows from Your Nipples and Other Inconvenient Places | Women's Health

Why It Happens<br>If you’re just finding a few strays, it’s more likely that your new hairy friends are due to hormonal fluctuations, such as the ones that accompany pregnancy or menopause. Certain medications can also cause excessive hair growth, such as testosterone, danazol, anabolic steroids, …

First images of a planet in the act of forming

Hydrogen-alpha light is a dead giveaway that the planet is still growing.<p>A study released today describes a new technique that has allowed scientists …

Universe

Radiation superflares make Earth-like planet uninhabitable, research suggests

It was hailed as the most habitable planet ever found beyond the solar system. But now the distant world of Kepler 438b has started to look decidedly less inviting.<p>Astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics unveiled the small, rocky world circling the star Kepler 438 in January …

Planetary Habitability

Scientists watch cosmic dust transform into newborn planet

The primordial process that turns enormous clouds of cosmic dust into newborn planets over millions of years has been observed directly for the first time.<p>Astronomers caught sight of a planet in the making around a young star in the neighbourhood of Taurus, 450 light years from Earth.<p>The discovery …

Universe

Working vocal cords grown from human cells

Vocal cords that produce realistic sounds have been grown in the lab from human cells.<p>The work marks a first step towards better treatments for patients who lose their voices to injury or disease.<p>Vocal cords are formed by two bands of smooth muscle tissue that are lined with a material called …

Imaging

Beautifully Endless Looping GIFs Created by a Legally Blind Artist

Native American artist George Redhawk creates eerily beautiful gifs even though he's legally blind. With help from computer software, the designer utilizes the art of gif-making to show others how he sees the world as a man who suddenly lost his sight. “It's an artistic expression of the confusion …

Art

15 Totally Transformative Furniture Makeovers

We're obsessed with #5.<p>When it comes to furniture DIYs, most ideas are simply surface level. But these pieces didn't just get painted or stained — they got entirely new second lives. Trust us when we say you're about to be inspired to turn your piano into a bar and old tub into a couch.

Scientists Unlocked 8 Efficient Ways To Weight Loss

We’re drowning in opinions about how to slim down. Your cousin thinks he’s a weight loss expert, your co-worker insists she’s a weight loss expert, …

Nutrition

Blood test detects ovarian cancer in nine out of 10 patients

Researchers develop test that provides unprecedented accuracy in identifying early-stage ovarian cancer as part of work to develop routine screening<p>A screening test with a 90 per cent accuracy rate for detecting potentially fatal ovarian cancer early is a major step closer.<p>Studying blood serum …

Cancer

What Holiday Binging Really Does to Your Body

What Holiday Binging Really Does to Your BodyMan with hand on enlarged stomach, mid section, close-upDavid ZaitzWe’ve all stuffed ourselves silly in …

mashed potatoes

Most people who commit suicide have mental illness, don't receive care needed

Amy Luxenburger's story reveals much of what's wrong with Ohio's overburdened and underfunded mental-health system. Amy struggled to find the proper …

Mental Health

Experts Urge Changes to End Opioid Addiction Crisis

A group of experts, led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, are recommending several health care changes aimed at …

How to Know if Your Period Pain Is Really Endometriosis

An endometriosis-expert discusses the reasons why endometriosis can go undiagnosed, and how to recognize its symptoms.<p>Dr. Tamer Seckin is a New York–based gynecologist and laparoscopic surgeon who specializes in treating endometriosis. He co-founded the Endometriosis Foundation of America with …

Mindfulness meditation may improve memory for teens

Adolescents assigned to a mindfulness meditation program appeared to have improvements in memory in a recent study.<p>"These results are consistent with a growing body of research in adults that has found mindfulness meditation to be a helpful tool for enhancing working memory capacity," said Kristen …

Mindfulness

Princess Kate Speaks! With Gratitude for Her 'Wonderful and Secure Childhood,' She Calls for Help for Children with Mental Health Issues

Princess Kate gave a landmark speech – her longest to date – in London on Wednesday.<p>Speaking confidently for about three and a half minutes at a …

Mental Health

American Medical Association Calls To Ban Ads For Prescription Drugs, Medical Devices

In the future when you tune in to watch the big game or your favorite primetime show there might be something missing during the commercial break: …

Suspected architect of Paris attacks is dead, 2 senior European officials say

PARIS — The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks was killed Wednesday in a massive pre-dawn raid by French police commandos, two senior European officials said, after investigators followed leads that the fugitive Islamic State militant was holed up north of the French capital and could be …

Terrorism

Architizer

10 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.<p>These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.

25 Museums You Need to Visit in Your Lifetime

The breathtaking art collections (and striking architecture) are certainly worth the trip.<p>TripAdvisor recently released its list of the world's top 25 museums, a comprehensive ranking includes places from all corners of the world.

Kind Elderly Stranger Teaches Young Man How to Tie Necktie in Train Station

Random acts of kindness don't always have to be grand and eye-catching. Meaningful gestures can appear in many forms, big or small. While an elderly woman was waiting for the train in Atlanta's Lindbergh Station, she noticed a young man having trouble tying his necktie. The woman asked, "Do you …

Articles about modern house forest designed aging place on Dwell.com - Dwell

City Modern—Dwell and New York Magazine's collaborative week-long collection of talks, studio and home tours showcasing New York...<p>An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate Northwestern wilderness.<p>A sprawling family retreat with separate …

Architecture