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For Low-Cost Airlines, Korea Punches Above Its Weight

South Korea may be small with about a 30th of China’s population. Yet, its skies are about to get more crowded with a sixth budget airline, beating …

This Game Of Thrones Theory Has Bran Stark Destroying Everything

It's clear Bran Stark's powers have already led to some bad things happening to good people (R.I.P. Hodor), but this latest <i>Game Of Thrones</i> theory has …

Classic, Everyday Ingredients Get Taken to New Levels in the Home Cooked Cookbook

Anya Fernald’s new cookbook, Home Cooked, is here to rescue any home cook looking for new inspiration for classic, familiar ingredients. Fernald’s …

Unpublished Photos Of Amy Winehouse Show A Side Of Her Few Have Seen

"Before FRANK" is a compilation of photos taken before the singer's debut album release.<p>"The first time I met Amy Winehouse was the day I shot her album cover," photographer Charles Moriarty recalled in a video featured on Kickstarter. The year was 2003 and Winehouse was about to release her debut …

The 30 Most WTF Moments From 5 Years Of Game Of Thrones

<i>Game of Thrones</i> has a history of eliciting rather strong reactions from viewers. From its premiere in 2011 to last year's season five finale, this …

Samantha Bee Talks About How She Avoided White Dude Comedy

Only weeks after Samantha Bee’s <i>Full Frontal</i> first aired, TBS’ late-night comedy show has become a certifiable hit. “I got these patronizing emails …

Eric the toy stormtrooper will fulfill your sense of wanderlust

Eric the toy stormtrooper lives a fuller life than most humans.<p>England-based conceptual artist and food photographer Darryll Jones uses his …

Designer fulfills people’s Photoshop requests with a lighthearted twist

Designer James Fridman has decided to use his Photoshop skills to alter people's personal photographs — except he's taking their requests as …

Where To Eat And Sleep In Iceland

Because it's about time you finally book that trip.<p>Iceland has become one of the hottest destinations for adventure seekers and foodies alike due to its majestic lunar landscapes, pristine glaciers, heavenly food, and warm, welcoming people.<p>In the summer months, tourists descend upon the island …

European Travel

The 4 Rituals That Will Make You an Expert at Anything

We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.<p>So I decided to …

Is binge-watching bad for your mental health?

Our research shows that binge-watchers are more likely to report higher stress, anxiety and depression. What we don’t know yet is whether the link is causal<p>With the release of the fourth season of House of Cards, all 13 episodes are available for Netflix subscribers. Some fans might space each …

Mental Health

Five of the best apps for listening to podcasts

Keeping up with Serial? Your next spoken-word fix could come from Overcast, Pocket Casts, Castro, Spotify or Deezer<p>Serial didn’t singlehandedly revive the podcast as a media format – the efforts of radio broadcasters and many independent producers have grown and sustained audiences in the years …

4AM

Lena Dunham Talks to Jane Fonda About Feminism, Hollywood Sexism and Dangerous Women

As <i>Girls</i> heads into its fifth -- and penultimate -- season, it's hard to believe that the show's creator and star, Lena Dunham, has only been on our screens for four years (six if you count the release of her beloved indie film, <i>Tiny Furniture</i>). From wonderfully capturing post-recession Millennial …

Feminism

11 Things to Know When Filling Out Your Tax Return This Year

Tax season news you can use.<p>Tax season is almost here, and with it comes all the usual issues of paperwork and confusion. But this year might be …

A Tribute to Alan Rickman: Reading Between the Black and White

When I was 8 years old, I first discovered the world of Harry Potter. My mom had always been a strong advocate of reading a book before watching the movie, so in 2001 (the year the first movie came out), I began reading <i>Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone</i>. That first book drew me deeply into the …

Alan Rickman was the toughest actor I ever interviewed — and the smartest

It was 2008's "Bottle Shock," an offbeat little film about the early days of the California wine business.<p>Rickman played Steven Spurrier, an English wine merchant who staged a now-legendary taste-off between French and California wines — that the Californians won!<p>I recalled "Bottle Shock" because I …

Harry Potter

A researcher may have found a way to treat sleep-paralysis, the terrifying experience of waking up unable to move

Annalia first heard the creature slip into her bedroom when she was six years old. It — whatever <i>it</i> was — jumped onto her sleeping body, stifling her movement and speech with its weight. She awoke frightened, seeking an explanation.<p>Everyone in Abruzzo, a small city in southeastern Italy, told said …

Sleep Paralysis

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8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

Memory erasing is just the beginning.<p>As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed …

The Brain

What should we make of 'By the Sea'?

It's all so beautiful.<p><i>By the Sea's</i> first frames focus on two of the most photogenic movie stars on the planet (married in real life, to boot), careening along a seaside road in Malta. The world, not to mention the box office, should be their oyster.<p>But upon viewing Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's …

Brooklyn review – Saoirse Ronan shines in a heartfelt and absorbing adaptation

A tremendous lead performance lifts Nick Hornby’s screen translation of Colm Tóibin’s novel out of sentimental period nostalgia into an intelligent drama<p>With her luminous lead performance, Saoirse Ronan is the heart and point of this film. Her face, in closeup for so much of the time, conveys …

Learning to Love Loneliness: Tips for Traveling Solo at 25

<i>*This post was originally published on Cool Gear's The Cool Down.</i><p>Three months ago, I decided to risk it all for the sake of travel. I had hit a rut -- that "quarter life crisis" slump, which is apparently a thing. I hated my lack of self confidence, the nagging heartbreaks that happen post-college, …

16 Trader Joe's Foods You Need To Discover (And Then Hoard)

Did someone say pudding?<p>You're already going to Trader Joe's for the cookie butter, and most of us swear by Two Buck Chuck (which is now actually $3 at most locations).<p>But there are many, <i>many</i> Trader Joe's finds that you're not paying enough attention to ... unless you're a brilliant shopper, that …

Food

Now There's Another Radar Detector With Arrows to Tell You Where Cops Are

The Escort 360 Max takes a page from the Valentine One playbook.<p>Anyone who's spent the past decade or more paging through car magazines knows the big two names in radar and laser detectors: Escort and Valentine One. And seemingly since the dawn of radar-detector time, Valentine One's hallmark …

Commuting

10 Most Popular (+ Safest) Countries To Travel Solo

Is that "Travel" Pinterest board reaching an astronomical number of pins? Has another year has passed without that passport even being been touched? There's no time like the present, ladies! If you are planning on embarking on a solo trip or are just toying with the idea, know that you are going to …

The 5 Best Travel Hacks You've Never Heard Before

There are bunches of articles out there about travel hacking with a variety of focuses from saving money to saving space when you pack. While they are all incredibly helpful, I'm not looking to recreate the wheel. I will be the first to admit that, the older I get, the more concerned I become with …

Hacking

Incredible "Corso Zundert" Flower Parade Honors Vincent van Gogh with Giant Floral Floats

This past Sunday, the renowned Corso Zundert parade made its way through the streets of Zundert, Netherlands. Giant floats adorned with hundreds of thousands of dahlia flowers were welcomed by an eager crowd, who witnessed the incredible work of 19 design teams. The iconic painter Vincent van Gogh …

The Best Multitools for Any Car Guy

The smart driver is always prepared.<p>Car guys need a reliable multi-tool like waiters need a corkscrew within easy reach. Helpful in almost any unexpected situation, from wrenching on the fly to cracking something cold open at the end of a long day of driving, having a multi-tool cannot be …