Kim de Willigen

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A waist Of Time - the contemporary revival of the corset

Corsetry is experiencing a revival. I don’t mean the exposed sort, the kind of spangled lace-up get-ups sported by Dita von Teese, whittling her …

Brain pattern predicts how fast an adult learns a new language

A five-minute measurement of resting-state brain activity predicted how quickly adults learned a second language, report scientists.

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Japanese welcome Obama visit to Hiroshima, apology or not

TOKYO (AP) — After being taught that atomic bombs are inhumane and terrible, high school student Kaho Matsuki's first reaction when she heard U.S. …

*Captain America: Civil War’*s Most Impressive Digital Effect Is Being Used to Subtly Beautify Hollywood

The uncanny valley grows ever wider.<p>The most jaw-dropping special effect in Marvel’s <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> had nothing to do with Spider-Man’s web-slinging prowess or Scarlet Witch’s reality-bending skills. No, it was the sight of a digitally de-aged <b>Robert Downey Jr.</b> playing a very young Tony …

9 Pieces of Home Decor You Should Always Splurge On

Sanders' problem: Winning over Clinton's superdelegates

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders has a problem.<p>Remember those superdelegates, the Democratic Party leaders and elected officials who can vote for the …

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