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The Man from U.N.C.L.E. - Trailer 2

In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal …

12 Bath and Body Products for Flawless Skin

Glow head to toe with these next-level smoothers soothers and perker-uppers.

What South Africa’s population will look like in 2050

New data from the United Nations laying out population growth projections to the year 2100 shows that Africa is set to experience the highest growth …

Demographics

The future of the world’s population in 4 charts

Last week, the UN released updated population figures and projections. I just had a chance to go through them and the great key findings document …

Beijing Doesn’t Have a Population Problem. It Has an Urban Planning Problem.

<i>This</i> <b>post</b> <i>originally appeared in</i> <b>Caixin.</b><p>The Beijing city government has taken several steps lately to rein in its population growth, a problem …

What if the UK population keeps growing?

<b>The UK population grew by almost half a million last year to 64,596,800. What might happen if it continues to increase?</b><p>Since the end of the 1990s the UK has been experiencing a population growth spurt.<p>Between mid-2013 and mid-2014 its population rose by 491,100 people, compared to an increase of …

23 Clever Kmart Hacks That'll Take Your Decor To The Next Level

Why fork out the big bucks when Kmart has everything you need?

Hacking

10 Decor Ideas for That Wall Above Your Bed

Home decor is all about mixing things up and getting creative, but when it comes to the bedroom it's pretty much a given that you will be decorating around some sort of bed. Unless you're living the hammock life, which is pretty cool too. So once you've set up the bed in the most logical position, …

Living Rooms

Majestic church is transformed into a gorgeous modern family home in Chicago

1/12<p>Church conversion by Linc Thelen Design and Scrafano Architects<p>If you’ve ever coveted stained glass windows, you’ll love this renovated …

7 Places To Shop For Home Decor That Aren't Ikea

If we see one more Malm dresser...<p><i>Photo courtesy: Zara Home</i><p>OK, so you just moved into a new apartment and you need home things. Namely dishtowels without stains, cups sans university logos and maybe a new nightstand that isn't from Bed Bath & Beyond. Most people's natural instinct is to head …

18 Home Offices That Will Give You New Decor Goals

Working from home. Forever.

Home Decorating

4 Things That Affect Weight That Have Little to Do With Food

While of course our food and exercise choices play a large role in how much we weigh, there are more elements at play when it comes to keeping weight under control.<p><i>By Nirvana Abou-Gabal</i><p>Many people seem to think of weight management as an equation of calories in minus calories out. The food we eat …

Body Fat

Why I'm So Happy It Took Me Four Years to Lose 50 Pounds

The valuable lessons Chelsey Conlon learned over years of steady weight loss can help you meet your goal, too.<p><b>Before:</b> 185 <b>After:</b> 135<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>When I was a kid, I would binge on nachos, ice cream, and cookies when I was anxious or stressed. I never cared about what I ate. And while most kids can …

Fitness

The counterintuitive secret to weight loss Coca-Cola doesn’t want you to know

A new campaign urges us to focus on getting more exercise. Reams of data tell us that’s not enough<p>Dina Fine Maron<p>August 12, 2015 5:28pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Don’t stress too much about cutting calories if you want to shed pounds—focus on getting more …

Holistic Medicine

12 fitness 'truths' that are doing more harm than good

How many times a week do you need to work out to get in shape? If you're trying to lose weight, should you focus on exercise or diet? Is it better to hit the gym in the morning or at night?<p>Whether you want to tone up, slim down, or simply boost your mood, you've likely come across these questions, …

Ain't the way to die: The stories that this physician will never forget

1K Shares<p>Like so many other medical professionals, I felt voiceless in the face of a gargantuan health care non-system built to do things to people, …

Scott Walker's Huge Presidential Healthcare Mistake

On Tuesday August 18th, Scott Walker's Presidential Campaign is going to release his plan to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act. It is not …

Which Company Will Change the Future of Healthcare? Here are 10 Contenders

I have yet to hear of an industry that hasn't been massively disrupted by technology. Healthcare is no stranger to this disruption. The question is which companies will actually break through the barrier and solve some of the major issues healthcare faces today?<p>Major trends are becoming anything …

Personalized Medicine

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ISPs

Why Skin Conditions Need to Be Taken More Seriously

Stigmatized and under-prioritized by doctors, skin conditions can really fuck with your head as well as your body.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>About a year and a half ago I developed round, red, itchy sores on my legs, ass, and lower back. When I first went to the doctor I was …

ITV's BBQ champ judge Mark Blatchford's recipes show you how to cook up some sizzling summer treats

Contestants from all over the country are currently trying to impress British chef and restaurateur Mark Blatchford with their barbecue recipes, and …

BBQ

12 Awesome Products for the Most Badass BBQ Ever

Few rituals are more enduring than the humble BBQ. Yet, these days, there’s not so much humble about it. Read on for a list of 13 grill-friendly …

Here's The Most Delicious Way To Make Chicken On The Grill

Time to get your hands on some fire bricks.<p>And for the most part, that's true. As I found out, grilling it on a <i>charcoal</i> grill, specifically, ~does~ take a bit of prep work — most of which, for me, was learning how to light charcoals and keep the grill going — but the end result (smoky flavor, super …

BBQ

Healthy Grilled BBQ Meatloaf Foil Pack

What makes this low-fat meatloaf speedier than the typical oven version? The reflective surface of the foil packet, which traps and intensifies the …

The Best Grilled Chicken with Root Beer BBQ Sauce Ever

How Was Your Day?Chicken is one of the staples of many households. I don’t know about you, but an oft heard refrain in my home is “Chicken AGAIN? Can …

How to Never Make Dry or Overcooked Corn Again, Because You're Better Than That

Yes, there is a right way to grill corn. Learn the technique and see what a difference it can make.<p>If there's anything worse than overcooked, dry, or tough corn on the cob, we don't know what it is. Summer's best sweet corn is sweet, succulent, and the stuff late-January dreams are made of. Because …

BBQ

By 2100, Earth Will Have an Entirely Different Ocean

A complete guide to the hotter, higher, trashier, fish-free oceans of the near future.<p>The ocean is in the midst of a radical, manmade change. It can seem kind of crazy that one of the most immense properties on Earth—the ocean washes over 71 percent of the planet—could be completely transformed by …