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Experts Break Down the 4 Most Effective Laser Treatments for Every Skin Type

What's highly effective, misunderstood, and sounds like a fun middle school birthday party activity? Laser—but not of the schoolyard tag variety, nor …

Skin Care

14 Netflix Original Movies That Are Seriously Eye-Opening

Over the past couple of years, Netflix has earned a reputation as a destination for daring original content. The streaming giant has not shied away …

Entertainment

The 10 Most-Saved Summer Dinners Our Readers Love

Summer dinners are all about ease. When it's this hot out and there are so many other things I'd rather be doing than cook (like go to the beach!), …

Cooking

The Best Young Adult Books We’ve Ever Read

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Books

Every Single Item I Wore for a Week Was Secondhand

Recently I went to take stock of my wardrobe and what I found was that the beloved items in my closet, and those that always garner an excited <i>Where</i> …

Clothing

Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ and Hollywood’s Misunderstanding of Disability

That Ava, a.k.a. Ghost, is a black woman is worth celebrating, as is the interplay of her backstory with white privilege. In a flashback shown to …

quantumenergy

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Cooking

Dulce de Leche Cheesecake (No-Bake, Simple Dessert)

This is one of the most delicious cheesecake recipes! Simple and easy to prepare this dessert is perfect for everyone who adores dulce de leche. …

Dessert

17 books Barack Obama thinks everyone should read this summer

Former President Barack Obama is making his first trip to Africa since he left the White House last year. So, his annual summer reading list, which he posted on Facebook, is focusing on African literature.<p>"Kenya, of course, is the Obama ancestral home," he wrote in the July 13 post. "I visited for …

Books

The Marvel Cinematic Universe Characters With The Most Screen Time Are Not Surprising

With the release of <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> last week, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is officially 20 movies old. The multi-Phase franchise began in 2008 with <i>Iron Man</i>, and $17 billion later, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and Robert Downey, Jr. are all very, very rich. But which …

Marvel Universe

'Ant-Man And The Wasp' Fixes Biggest Flaw Of 'Captain America: Civil War'

Walt Disney’s <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> earned around $5.833 million yesterday, taking a sharp 42% drop from its $10m Tuesday gross. To be fair, <i>Ant-Man</i> fell 34% on its first Wednesday, but the fall also corresponds poorly to Sony’s <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>‘s 34% Wednesday drop. Moreover, the film’s $5.8m …

Marvel Universe

Ask these 7 questions in a job interview to land the perfect candidate

How many quarters would you need to stack to reach the height of the Empire State Building? How many ping-pong balls fit in a school bus? How do you …

Career Development

Scientists may have solved a huge riddle in Earth’s climate past. It doesn’t bode well for the future.

Thirteen thousand years ago, an ice age was ending, the Earth was warming, the oceans were rising. Then something strange happened – the Northern Hemisphere suddenly became much colder, and stayed that way for more than a thousand years.<p>For some time, scientists have been debating how this major …

Global Warming

11 Cystic Acne Home Remedies That Are Esthetician- and Dermatologist-Approved

Zits, pimples, blemishes, bumps—whatever you want to call them, acne breakouts are par for the course in this thing we call life. And while that one …

Skin Care

Crafting One of Marvel's Most Visual Villains to Date: The Ghost in Ant-Man and the Wasp

Most superheroes come prepackaged. Comic book history has long dictated their origins, powers, and adversaries, and most superhero movies simply …

Comics

Ant-Man and the Wasp Is Poking More Holes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Idea of Magic

<i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> is a fun movie, but there’s something about the time it spends in the Quantum Realm that’s been picking away at me—and maybe …

Comics

Ant-Man And The Wasp Sees Huge Opening Weekend, Takes #1 At The Box Office

<i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> opened in most theaters this weekend, taking the top spot in North America and around the world by a landslide. The latest box office figures show it opened in 4,206 theaters in the US and Canada and collected $76 million in ticket sales, easily beating out <i>Incredibles 2</i> (in …

Box Office

If you only read one book this summer … make it this one

<b>Literary page turner</b><i><br>Home Fire</i> <i>by</i> <i>Kamila Shamsie</i><br>Sophocles’s <i>Antigone</i> is remodelled for a searingly contemporary tale of state violence, Islamist radicalisation and family duty in this year’s Women’s prize winner.<p><b>Beach read</b><i>Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney</i><br>Catch up on the witty Irish debut about …

Books

Kevin Feige says it’s possible Ghost could make a return in the MCU

Despite Ghost’s story in Ant-Man and the Wasp, Kevin Feige says Ghost could be here to stay. So how else might she return?<p>Warning! This story …

Marvel Universe

Funniest Ant-Man and the Wasp spoilers without context

Ant-Man and the Wasp spoilers are out there, but without context? Spoilers are ahead from the movie.<p><i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> hit theaters over the …

Comics

Internet Reacts to ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Mid-Credits Scene

<i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> is lighter Marvel Studios fare, coming as a palate cleanser after the disastrous events of the preceding <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> — …

Ant-Man and the Wasp

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Is a More Modest Marvel, but It May Be the Summer’s Last Major Opening

The latest Marvel movie opened to $76 million, and it may be the last time the 2018 summer box office sees an opening at that level.<p>It’s the first …

Film Industry

Ant-Man and The Wasp’s $80 million open is a surprise success

Marvel’s original power couple surpass 2015’s debut by more than $20 million<p><i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> is looking at an opening weekend in the $80 million range for North America beating expectations for the franchise and giving Disney another enviable moneymaker as the summer movie season chugs on.<p>The …

Marvel Universe

'Ant-Man and the Wasp': What the Heck is a Baba Yaga?

Kurt compares “Ant-Man and the Wasp” antagonist Ghost to Baba Yaga, a witch of folklore, and the two are similar in interesting ways<p><i>(Note: This post</i> …

Marvel Universe

Ant-Man and the Wasp Gets Really Big Opening Weekend

People are generally enjoying Marvel’s <i>Ant-Man and The Wasp</i>, the sequel to 2015’s <i>Ant-Man</i>. Sure, they may have some burning questions about it, but its …

Sequels

Disney-Marvel Scores Another Number 1 Friday with “Ant-Man” Sequel

by - July 7, 2018 11:01 am<p>0 49<p>Black Panther, Infinity War, Deadpool 2, and so on. It’s just been a Disney-Marvel summer of movies that are designed …

Ant-Man

Ant-Man and the Wasp Sets Up Two Marvel Teams

Ant-Man and the Wasp may have chronicled the story of Scott Lang, Hank Pym and Hope van Dyne attempting to rescue the long-lost Janet van Dyne from …

Marvel Universe

'Ant-Man And The Wasp' Stings Box Office With Buzzy $34M Friday

There are two ways to look at the opening day for Walt Disney’s <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i>. First, you can note that the $33.8 million Friday gross (including $11.5m in Thursday previews) is the smallest opening day for an MCU sequel since the $31m debut of <i>Thor: The Dark World</i> back in 2013. Heck, adjusted …

Marvel Universe

If You’re a Marvel Completist, Ant-Man and the Wasp Is the Key to Avengers

Here's everything you need to know about the Quantum Realm.<p>There’s a moment in <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> when Paul Rudd’s Scott Lang asks Hope and Hank Pym (Evangeline Lilly and Michael Douglas) if they just put the word “quantum” in front of everything. He’s right, and it would seem like a great …

Marvel Universe

How To Explain Working With Difficult People In a Job Interview

This simple technique will make you sound like a great co-worker.<p>Getting past the first interview is tough. Today, hiring managers tend to interview a half dozen people, choosing the best 2 or 3 for the next round. Making a good impression is a big part of what gets you to the second interview. …

Employment