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9 Low-Carb One-Pan Recipes Under 400 Calories

Healthy Eating

The 10 Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of 2016 So Far

From silkpunk to Big Data dystopia, the year's best SF/F (so far).<p>Four magical Londons or four women who meet during a violent rebellion? Sleeping …

6 Cushy Trainers for Hitting the Road

New Balance Fresh Foam ZanteV2 ($100)<p><b>Best For: Speedy Veterans</b><p>Think of the Zante as a racing shoe that’s beefed up for training. You get the hyperquick turnover of a sub-nine-ounce trainer with just enough foam underfoot that a half marathon won’t completely ravage your feet. Still, as a trainer it …

Shoes

Geek book of the week: How a writer colonized another planet

Like the great pulp sci-fi writers of yore, Allen Steele loves to colonize other planets. As a modern writer of so-called "hard" science fiction, he …

This Battery-Powered Camping Stove Uses The Lowest-Tech Fuel Around: Twigs

A cynic might call the new BioLite CookStove “a fire that can run out of batteries.” But having used the original CampStove dozens of times since its release, I’d counter that it’s “a camp stove that doesn’t require you bring any fuel.”<p>With a battery-powered fan on the side creating an air vortex …

Sports/Fitness: Gonex multi-tool bracelet $4 (Reg. $11+), Plantronics BackBeat Fit Bluetooth Headphones from $67 (Orig. $130), more

Gonex via Amazon offers its 550 Military Survival Paracord bracelet with fire starter (multiple colors) for $5.99, but code <b>9LWV5OJX</b> will drop your total down to <b>$3.99</b>. It ships free for Prime members or in orders over $35. That’s more than 50% below some listings, more than 30% below the average …

Art

The Assassin review – martial arts to die for

Hou Hsiao-hsien’s painterly tale of Tang dynasty intrigue is a magnificent blend of fleet-footed action dark magic and emotional realism<p>Among this year’s most galling Oscar oversights is the absence of Hou Hsiao-hsien’s <i>The Assassin</i> from the foreign language film nominations. Hou’s first feature …

Cannes Film Festival

Awesome Art Picks: Mr. Freeze, Batman, Deadpool, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites so be sure …

Want to Start Running?

When you first start running, it's normal to have a lot of questions. Sometimes it seems like all your runner friends have different advice on …

David Bowie: Back in the spotlight, still refusing to play along

With the release of Blackstar on his 69th birthday, the enigmatic singer shows he has rediscovered his gift for strangeness<p>It was a horribly mundane way for such an otherworldly figure to vanish from public view. While performing at a festival in Scheeßel, Germany, on 25 June 2004, David Bowie …

David Bowie

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought …

Framing

Winners of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Showcase Animals at Their Funniest

The newly-launched Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards hopes that you’ll chuckle when you see one of their images. You aren’t laughing at them, rather, but with them—these lighthearted photos are meant to be hilarious. The unusual competition combines funny portraits of animals with technical …

Comedy

11 Best Thanksgiving Vegetable Recipes

Move over turkey -- on Thanksgiving, the side dishes always steal the show. From creamy Brussels Sprouts Gratin to Potatoes au Gratin, these easy and elegant vegetable recipes will be the talk of the table.<p><b>1. Brussels Sprouts Gratin</b><p>This creamy gratin is perfect for the holidays because it can be …

Cooking

10 incredible modern masters of fantasy illustration

These 10 artists have, over time, created portfolios of amazing imagery that never fails to grab attention and inspires us to pick up a Wacom (or …

The book series every fantasy fan should read

If you ask someone to list out seminal fantasy works, you get some pretty predictable responses. There’s that ur-pillar of fantasy, <i>The Lord of the</i> …

Literature

27 Gifts Every Book Lover Should Ask For This Year

In addition to all the books, of course.

Writing a novel? Here are four things you need to know.

This month, more than 300,000 souls will participate in National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, an annual ritual in which, as the name suggests, one attempts to write an entire novel in a month that doesn't even have 31 days. If you are one of the hardy (or foolhardy) individuals embarking on …

Guillermo del Toro's Guide to Gothic Romance - Rookie

Illustration by Allegra Lockstadt.<p>Do you ever wonder what goes on in the wondrous mind of director, producer, and screenwriter Guillermo del Toro? …

Girl thrown from desk didn't obey because the punishment was unfair, attorney says

The South Carolina student thrown from her seat by a school police officer had obeyed orders to put her cellphone away, and the dispute arose because she did not put it away fast enough, her attorney said Thursday.<p>"She could have been left alone," said Todd Rutherford, the attorney for the …

Stephen Colbert's Star Wars: The Force Awakens Plot Theory Is Probably Right

You'll want to sit down for this.<p>When Stephen Colbert says he experienced a "combination of weeping and tingling" while watching the new <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> trailer, don't think for a second that he's just saying it to appeal to hordes of fanboys. Colbert loves <i>Star Wars</i> as much–if not …

Star Wars

Out-Of-This-World Space Colonies As Imagined By NASA In The 1970s And Today

Discover these astounding space colonies designed by NASA in the 1970s and the Mars colony they're plotting now.<p>Image Source: …

Space Science

Hou Hsiao-Hsien's 'The Assassin' gives martial arts an art-house punch

When Hou Hsiao-Hsien set out to make his first <i>wuxia</i>, or martial arts, movie, it was a virtual given that the acclaimed Taiwanese director adored by the festival circuit and art-house cinephiles around the world would create a fight picture unlike any other.<p>With his preference for long, …

Christianity was the only way out, says North Korean defector

Joseph Kim revered the Great Leader as a child, but on arriving in China he realised that if he embraced Jesus missionaries would help him escape<p>The first time Joseph Kim heard the words “Christian” and “church”, he had no idea what they meant. He had never seen a church and Christianity was as …

North Korea

21 Legit Cool Things Star Wars Fans Will Actually Want In Their Homes

In a dream home far, far away.

5 awesome movies have come out — drop everything and see one of them this weekend

One where a string of movies comes out the same weekend that will satisfy you, whether you love a big Hollywood epic or an intimate indie.<p>Some of them are made by legends and others by rising stars who are just starting to make names for themselves.<p>Let's break down five movies you should run to see …

Tom Hanks

Adventure Scents Will Add Another Level of Realism to Your Next RPG Campaign, Board Game, Book, or Movie

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>There has never been a better time to be a roleplaying gamer. There are hundreds of systems, based on westerns or pirate …

Supercomputers

6 toxic relationship habits most people think are healthy

There's no class in high school on how to not be a s----- boyfriend or girlfriend.<p>Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, and maybe we read a few obscure love stories from the 19th century on how not to be.<p>But when it comes down to actually handling the nitty-gritty of …

Anger Management

Extraordinary Vintage Photos Reveal Hawaii's Hippie Treehouse Community

From 1969 to 1977, the hippies at Taylor Camp on Kauai lived in treehouses, preferred to go nude, and smoked a lot of weed.<p>A then 23-year-old John Wehrheim moved to Kauai in 1971 and happened upon Taylor Camp.<p>"This is a place with no TV, no electricity," Wehrheim told BuzzFeed News. "They didn't …