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Word Origins as Comics: Pay Attention to the Tension in Your Life

Tired of a pedantic approach to word origins? Try this for size. Our goal is to both educate and entertain. There's no better place to begin than with the language we use. So let's start there. Book One of fifteen books of educational comics by Larry Paros.<p>More educational comics by Larry Paros - …

New His Dark Materials story sheds light on Mrs Coulter

Philip Pullman has written a Christmas ghost story, The Collectors, which delves into the past of Marisa Coulter and her golden monkey daemon<p>Ghosts have featured widely in the worlds-spanning His Dark Materials series, but never ghost stories – until now.<p>Written in the style of a classic Christmas …

Britannia Obscura: Mapping Hidden Britain by Joanne Parker, review: 'inspiring and enjoyable'

Horatio Clare delights in a tour of Britain’s hidden byways, following in the footsteps of cavers and ley-line hunters, balloonists and Druids<p>'What shape is Britain?” Joanne Parker asks in this gently inspiring book about ways of seeing and mapping various hidden Britains, traced through cave …

Life on Mars: the red planet in popular culture

The Curiosity Rover has discovered signs of life on Mars, but did David Bowie get there first?<p><b>The War of the Worlds, HG Wells (1898)</b><br>While the noun "Martian" was reputedly coined by WS Lach-Szyrma 15 years earlier, it was Wells who made it famous, and began the very popular business of making …

The Rose Cord by James D. Oswald (Audiobook Extract) read by Wayne Forester

How to Orgasm Just as Often as Your Guy Does

Slow him down and speed yourself up for mind-blowing sex every. Single. Time.<p>Walk down the sexual-health aisle of any pharmacy and you'll instantly notice the latest crusade in the intimacy industry: helping men last longer and women climax quicker. A slew of desensitizing products promises to cool …

Boston University

5 Myths About Food and your Skin

For instance: Not all chocolate causes acne. Rejoice!<p>The foods we eat can have a major impact on how we look—and I’m not just talking about how well we fit into our skinny jeans. For a dewy, gorgeous complexion, you’re going to want to watch your intake of certain munchies. But here’s the good …

Nutrition

13 Things You Should NEVER Say to a Naked Man

Because when the pants come down, his sensitivity goes up a little bit. Can you blame him?<p>There are two reasons men get naked: to get clean, and to get laid. Most of the time, when a guy gets naked in front of you, it's for the second reason. Or maybe he's about to go skinny-dipping, …

Relationships

8 Struggles of Trying to Make Friends as a Grown-Ass Woman

This was so much easier in college.<p>Remember the good old college days when potential friends lurked around every corner? You never had to go out of your way to meet people because your dorm, classes, student clubs, and parties all overflowed with classmates just as eager to expand their social …

Relationships

People who feel younger at heart live longer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Go ahead lie about your age. It may be the very thing that helps you live a longer life.<p>If those fibbers truly believe that they are younger than what it says on their birth certificate, a new study shows they are among a group of people who have a lower death rate.<p>That's compared with …

Batman Poster by JP Valderrama - “Who Will You Be Tonight?”