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J.J. Abrams Thinks The Lack Of Rey Toys Is “Preposterous And Wrong”

The Star Wars: The Force Awakens director spoke out about the #WheresRey controversy at a TCA panel.<p>Earlier this week, after much outcry from fans, Hasbro added Rey—just, you know, the main character of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>—to its <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>-themed version of Monopoly. The …

Science Fiction

25 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track in 2016

Preparing meals just for yourself can seem like a ton of work, but there’s always one kitchen gadget you can lean on when you want your meal to be as easy as ordering takeout or hitting up the nearest drive-thru, but <i>way</i> healthier: the slow cooker. When you’re looking for a fuss-free way to stick to …

Cooking

The People’s Choice Awards: Pictures

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More Cool Stuff From CES 2016: Pictures

PlayStation

Scientific Illustrator Hand-Paints Giant Mural Featuring 243 Modern Bird Families

Scientific illustrator Jane Kim (of Ink Dwell) spent over 16 months painting one member from each of the world's 243 modern bird families. To make this feat even more impressive, Kim painted the individual birds to scale in her 40-foot by 70-foot mural. It all began when she was interning at the …

Streetwear

5 Ways to Improve Your Skin Through Food

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Healthy One-Pot Meals to Start the Year Off Right

Here are five hearty one-pot meals for winter that will not derail your healthy eating plans.<p>It’s 2016—the beginning of a brand-new year. The gyms …

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Want to Lose Weight? Try This Surprising Food

Next time you eat a banana, you might want to hang on to the peel<p>Besides the annoyance of searching out a trash can at a charity ride rest stop, we're guessing you seldom spend much time thinking about banana peels, let alone consider eating them. But this overlooked "food waste," a culinary staple …

How To Change Your Eating Habits To Have A More Productive 2016

Eating right in the New Year isn’t about deprivation, it’s understanding what your metabolism needs to reset and maximize your energy.<p>Sledding down the hill of holiday gluttony straight into a field of ambitious resolutions can be a jarring adjustment at best. We spend the holidays gorging on fatty …

How the government got into the tricky business of telling Americans what to eat

A person theoretically could live on meat alone, but it would be “a very one-sided and imperfect diet.” “Ashes” — however unappetizing they might seem — are essential to nutrition. Milk is as close as anything will ever come to being a perfect food.<p>And, above all, we eat too much of the wrong …

Nutrition

Happy Birthday, Kate Middleton! 9 Gifts for the Duchess of Cambridge

What do you get the woman who has everything? And we do mean everything. Kate Middleton, who turns 34 today, has been showered with all manner of gifts during her many travels as the Duchess of Cambridge—a sleeping bag made of camel hair, a platinum brooch with 302 diamonds in the shape of a polar …

See the 2016 Golden Globe Nominees' Earliest Movie and TV Roles

A Golden Globe nomination can help skyrocket an actor to fame and cement their status among Hollywood's best. But long before stars like Jennifer Lawrence or Leonardo DiCaprio were consistently earning nods and trophies for their work, they had humbler beginnings in supporting roles—roles you may …