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Netflix Christmas Movies: What to watch with your family on Thanksgiving Day

'Tis the season for Christmas cheer! Thanksgiving is Thursday, which means that many are prepping for their turkey dinners — or plotting their Black …

3 Healthy Crockpot Recipes Pinterest Users Are Obsessed With

We're all about indulging during the holiday season, but we're not exactly fans of all the added calories that come along with it. In the spirit of …

This $20 gadget will completely change the way you experience TV

Sometimes you see something online that looks ridiculously cool, but you’re not quite sure how the product will actually translate in the real world. …

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

Recipes

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

McDonald's

Exercise Changed This Neuroscientist’s Life And Now She Wants To Change Yours

New research is increasingly discovering the benefits of physical exercise for the brain.<p>Devoted to solving intricate physiological questions about the brain for almost her entire adult life, Wendy Suzuki, a neuroscientist at New York University, was proud of her work. But the long hours dedicated …

The key life skills parents should be teaching their children

Over a Thanksgiving dinner our family hosted last fall with four international students from George Mason University, a female graduate student from Peru recounted her experiences as a resident assistant in a freshman dorm. “I had students coming to me with no idea how to do laundry,” she said. “I …

20 Facts About Your Favorite Pixar Movies You Probably Don't Know

They actually made all the food in Ratatouille.

Want to Raise a Trail-Blazing Daughter? 'The Notorious RBG' Says Do These 7 Things

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has a few words of advice for you.<p>Ruth Bader Ginsburg is perhaps an unlikely rock star: an 83-year-old U.S. Supreme Court justice who was described as "dour," "quiet and reserved," and a "late-blooming feminist" when she was nominated to the court in …

'Guardians of the Galaxy' director gave a nod to his childhood crush in the film

In honor of how much we love the superhero team from 2014's <i>Guardians of the Galaxy,</i> we’ve compiled some things you (and we) didn’t know about the …

U.S. Government: JK — ‘Stranger Things’ Is Real

In August, the U.S. Department of Energy watched <i>Stranger Things</i> and promptly issued an official statement: “THE ENERGY DEPARTMENT DOESN’T EXPLORE …

Dark Matter

The Very First Soup Recipes You Should Be Making This Fall

Marshall Troy, 2012, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.<p>The weighty pots in your kitchen likely didn’t get a lot of love the last few …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in October

We’re just a few days away from October, and that means it’s time for Halloween. Scary movies. Spooky stories. Specters that crawl out of your television and have really long hair. Given that, it’s hard to not see this upcoming month as a streaming service contest: which player can out-Halloween …

21 Addictive TV Series to Stream on Netflix on a Rainy Day

<i>Blegh</i>, rain. It gets you soaked, ruins your hair, cancels outdoor plans, and makes even basic everyday activities pretty miserable—that is, except for one. Rainy days provide the ideal opportunity to burn through a quality Netflix series. From old favorites to buzzy newcomers, these 21 shows will</i> …

Johnny Depp, Daisy Ridley, Michelle Pfeiffer join Murder on the Orient Express

The Orient Express is now boarding.<p>20th Century Fox has announced the full cast for Kenneth Branagh’s upcoming adaptation of <i>Murder on the Orient</i> …

Angelina Jolie

5 Simple Holiday Packing Tips That Will Change The Way You Travel

When it comes to packing for travel, it’s all too easy to simply throw everything that you own in a bag – trust me, I know. But ask any frequent …

Westworld Is Not the Next Game of Thrones—It's Much More Than That

The showrunners talk humanity, masculinity, and artificial intelligence in HBO's heady new sci-fi series.<p>A fly landing on an eyeball, the light touch of a finger on a synthetic lip, a naked human form sitting exposed as an object of beauty formed by either god or man—<i>Westworld</i> is a show that …

Science Says: Woman in Business Outperform Men

The evidence accumulates that average women in business outperform their average male counterparts, especially in management roles.<p>Numerous studies state that both men and women prefer to work for a man, a perspective that some consider a weakness in the appeal of Hillary Clinton as a candidate for …

13 DIYs to Make Your Car Seem Like New Again

Give your car that new-car smell (and look!) with smart detailing DIYs. These car cleaners and fresheners cost basically nothing to make, and you'll love how easily the 13 crafts ahead come together. No matter the time of year, it's always a good idea to keep your vehicle in tip-top shape so you're …

Cleaning

Composer John Williams Is Preparing To Score ‘Star Wars Episode VIII’

After <i>Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens</i> made believers out of <i>Star Wars</i> fans again, many are anxiously awaiting any morsel of information that pertains to the upcoming <i>Star Wars Episode VIII</i>. We already know that <i>Star Wars Episode VIII</i> wrapped up in late July, just like we know one spoiler that …

Star Wars

19 TV Mini-Series That Everyone Needs To Watch

Your weekend binge-watching sorted.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

3 Reasons why “Vikings” is the most religiously interesting show on TV

At the prompting of some of my younger colleagues at Word on Fire, I spent time during a recent vacation getting caught up on the History Channel …

Does the Way You Cut a Vegetable Change Its Flavor?

Knowing the difference between a julienne cut and a chiffonade is an easy way to impress guests at dinner party. But does preparing your vegetables …

How Weekend Food Prep Can Change Your Life

Looking for quick and easy dinners? Take advantage of the weekend. Here are four tips to get you started.<p>The amount of food you need to prepare for your family each week—all those meals, all those packed lunches, and all those snacks—can be daunting. If you're overwhelmed just thinking about it, …

Healthy Eating

What Food People Were Obsessed With the Year You Were Born

Shoutout to all the sushi babies of the '80s!<p>Trends in food, like those in fashion and beauty, change with the times. They sometimes take years, or even decades, to percolate and peak, and once they do, they can stick around on menus forever, or go the way of the fondue pot and disappear forever.

Sex and the City

New Lost in Space remake coming to Netflix

Netflix have commissioned a new remake of cult Sixties sci-fi show Lost in Space. The new 10-episode series, slated to appear in 2018, looks set to follow the same premise as the original, charting the adventures of the space-travelling Robinson family after they crash-land on a distant alien …

13 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

You're gonna have time on your hands. Download these now, and thank me later.<p>//<p>//<p>It's summer, and that means road trips. My wife and daughter and I have at least 12 or 15 hours of driving in front of us this weekend, as we head from the New York City area to New England and back.<p>What keeps us sane …

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

Who’s the best superhero? Science has the answer (and you won’t like it)

Using scientific principles, researchers have determined the "best-equipped superheroes." Apparently Batman's just lucky to be alive.