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Speeding up the battle against slowing minds

New research from UCL brings us closer to finding out what’s behind one of our biggest killers<p>Christopher Devas has Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia. For his wife, Veronica, this not only means watching Alzheimer’s rob Christopher of his memory and identity, it also means …

Dementia

The highs and lows of Pride And Prejudice on the screen

It is a truth universally acknowledged that every few years the public must be in want of another version of <i>Pride And Prejudice.</i> Since it was first …

Literature

Kiss & Make Up With Anne Hathaway: We Dare You

She won an Oscar, got married, and was hazed by the mean girls. But Anne Hathaway is going to keep on living. Plus, see her full fashion shoot here.<p>We've all done it. Watched an awards show—red carpet, speeches, audience reactions—and judged, and judged, and judged. And it's fun, right? Sitting on …

This chart shows how long it takes to read popular books

In what’s either a boon to or the bane of high school teachers everywhere, website Personal Creations has compiled a visual infographic of popular …

Books

10 Tips for Traveling Light (And Looking Like You Didn't)

At Vayable, we're huge fans of the benefits of carry-on -- no extra luggage fees, no losing luggage and greater flexibility for last-minute changes in plans. And as carry-on devotees, we've mastered the art of traveling light, without compromising on the essentials that provide us an ideal …

Clothing

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

Cooking

What Does a Vogue Editor Eat During Fashion Week?

What does Vogue fashion market and accessories director Virginia Smith eat during New York Fashion Week? Avocados, eggs, and strong black coffee, to start.<p><i>All through New York Fashion Week, we're checking in with our favorite designers, editors, and other cool folk to see what they eat and drink</i> …

Healthy Eating

The Evolution of Diet

Top row: escargots, sardines, and fava beans (Crete); naan in salty yak-milk tea (Afghanistan); fried geranium leaves (Crete); boiled crab (Malaysia); raw beetroot and oranges (Crete); chapati, yak butter, and rock salt (Pakistan). Middle row: dried-apricot soup (Pakistan); boiled plantains …

The Sad, Dark End of the British Empire

Scottish independence could be the final insult.<p>During the 19th and early 20th centuries, Britain had dominion over so many portions of the Earth it was said, famously, that “the sun never set on the British Empire.” Since the end of World War II, however, that sun has been steadily dipping toward …

Catfish culture: How MTV’s reality show is leaching into pop culture (and reality)

When you see Brandy for the first time, you are struck by how unremarkable she is. She is plainly pretty, pleasant, and plump. She looks like the …

Cult film shocker Nekromantik to get UK release after BBFC grants 18 certificate

Arrival of 'one of the most transgressive films ever' reignites debate about acceptable limits for horror and pornography<p>• Scratch'n'sniff seats: can repertory cinema be rescued from multiplex hell?<p>A well-timed wave of moral consternation can be a backhanded blessing for film distributors but, at …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Self-improvement

Home prices just hit a 70-month high. Now for the bad news

Home prices have soared over the past year, but the news isn’t all good on the home front.<p>According to data released Thursday by RealtyTrac, the …

Real Estate

The Essentials: Fall Denim Every Woman Should Own

9 essential styles to take you into fall.<p>Is there anything that feels more autumnal than a crisp new pair of jeans? With so much to choose in terms of styles, washes and rises, it's easy to get overwhelmed. So, we looked to the women who wear it best, and narrowed fall's options down to 9 essential …

What game has truly terrified you?

Welcome back to <b>AVQ&A</b> (<i>Gameological</i> edition), where we throw out a question for discussion among the staff and readers. Consider this a prompt to …

To This Day

#theLIST: 10 Celebrities with a Signature Style

If isn't brokenwhy fix it? We're highlighting celebrities who prove that their good style comes down to consistency.<p>If isn't broken—why fix it? We're highlighting celebrities who prove that their good style comes down to consistency.

Instagram's New App Will Change the Way You Experience Fashion Week

From the editors of ELLE.com, this new app is an Instagram game-changer<p>Just in time for Fashion Week, Instagram has released a new app that will make your videos look cooler and way more professional. This morning, the photo sharing giant debuted Hyperlapse, a stand-alone app that allows users to …

Married to Fashion: Husbands Weigh in On Street Style

Style Director Joanna Hillman's husband, Aram Green, and Senior Digital Editor Kerry Pieri's husband, Steve Macari, take a look through some archived street style photos of their stylish wives and lend some helpful, if not hilarious, critiques<p>Style Director Joanna Hillman's husband, Aram Green, and …

Enter for a Chance to Win the Ultimate Shopping Spree, Courtesy of InStyle and PureWow

Does your closet need an update? You're in luck! <i>InStyle</i> is partnering up with PureWow to offer users the chance to win a $1,500 shopping spree for …

10 Controversial Facts About Microsoft

10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

2. <b>ComScore's video publishing program will integrate with the video publishing company the Platform.</b> Together, the two systems will be able to relay detailed analytics to clients, providing information such as which devices someone is watching their videos on and what time of day they are …

AdTech

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram

Richard Pryor Roast full 43:31 minutes (1977)

Robin Williams Hilarious FULL Interview on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show - 1991

Daniel Radcliffe Criticizes His 'Harry Potter' Acting

"My acting is very one-note, and I can see I got complacent," says actor of 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince'<p>Daniel Radcliffe became a major …