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Bill Gates: The world would be better if millions of people read this book

Billionaire and avid reader Bill Gates has a new favorite book: "Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World—and Why Things Are Better Than …

Bill Gates

The 7 Best Bitcoin Wallets to Get in 2018

Protect your investments<p>Updated April 08, 2018<p>Bitcoin has taken the world by storm, offering a currency alternative to the government-backed …

Cryptocurrency

The best films of 2017 … that you didn't see

From an electo-punk mermaid musical to an under-appreciated trek through the Amazon, the year has thrown up a number of films that didn’t receive the audience they deserved<p>Uncertain<p>Given the documentary’s evolution in recent times from niche arthouse prospect to the thing everyone watches about …

La La Land

The 10 best films of 2017

From The Florida Project to Paddington 2, BBC Culture film critic Nicholas Barber chooses his favourite movies of the year.

Universal Pictures

The Best Movies of 2017

In 2017, the most important event in the world of movies was the revelation, in the <i>Times</i> and <i>The New Yorker</i>, of sexual abuse by Harvey Weinstein, and the resulting liberation of the long-stifled voices of the women and men who had been abused by him or other powerful men in the movie business, and, …

10 films with the most confusing plots you can watch on Netflix right now

<b>Enjoy having the rug pulled from under your feet, taking in vast quantities of information or watching something even more cryptic than a broadsheet</b> …

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

29 Brilliant Short Films You Can Watch In 29 Minutes

From award winners to festival hits.<p>H/T Short of the Week, Filmsshort.

BAFTA Awards

35 Directors Pick Their Favorite Movies of 2016

Sure, they loved "Moonlight" too, but from "Popstar" to "Childhood of Leader" some of your favorite directors shine a light on 2016 movies that …

TV

The 50 Best Films of 2016

<i>As voted on by more than 200 critics participating in our annual Criticwire survey, here are the best films of the year.</i><p>“‘Moonlight’ transforms rage …

Entertainment

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …

The Midcentury Sculptor Who Changed The Way Kids Play

“What I was trying to get across was to provide an environment to play together,” Jim Miller-Melberg has said of his “sculptures for play.”<p>No one doubts the importance of play in childhood development–it lets kids figure out the world in an environment that encourages creativity, movement, and …

Lower caste Indian singer embraces centuries-old slur. Caste pride is driving her success.

JALANDHAR, India — For centuries in India, the hateful slur was hurled at the lower caste community of leather tanners, regarded as “untouchables.”<p>Now the younger generation in the community is embracing the word: “chamar.”<p>A peppy hit song called “Danger Chamar” by Ginni Mahi, a college student and …

India

23 Foreign Horror Movies That’ll Scare The Shit Out of You

These movies don’t fuck around.<p><i>WARNING: Some images/themes in this post are highly disturbing. Continue at your own discretion.</i><p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Horror

55 Inspiring Small Kitchens You'll Absolutely Fall In Love With

Even tiny kitchens can have serious style.<p>These charming and stylish designer kitchens have the fabulous inspiration you need to spice up your tiny cooking space.

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …