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Here's A Diet For People Who Really Love Food

Bon Appétit magazine's fifth annual Food Lover's Cleanse is here and it looks amazing — albeit a little intimidating — but SO DELICIOUS.<p>For the fifth year in a row, <i>Bon Appétit</i> has just published their post-holiday, get-healthy eating plan called The Food Lover's Cleanse. It's two weeks' worth of …

14 Worst Movies of 2014: ‘Monuments Men,’ ‘Sex Tape,’ and More

Yes, there have been plenty of excellent films this year, but also A LOT of stinkers. Here are the worst of the worst.<p>Barry Wetcher/Twentieth Century …

The Africa I Know Isn't The Africa In The Headlines Today

Stepping off the plane in Zimbabwe a quarter century ago was a huge shock. A college student on my very first visit to Africa, I was surprised how familiar everything felt.<p>Like most Americans, my image of the continent had been formed by disaster news, flies-on-the–eyes charity commercials and …

37 Surprisingly Chic Gifts Under $25

Don't show a soul your receipts because these finds look très expensive.<p>It doesn't take bells and whistles to show your loved ones how well you know them. These thoughtful gift ideas are guaranteed to be some of the best birthday, anniversary, or just because gifts they've ever gotten.

No serious side effects in Merck/Newlink Ebola vaccine test | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The first people vaccinated with an experimental Ebola shot being developed by Merck and NewLink have had no serious side effects so far, but a few experienced mild fever, Swiss researchers said on Tuesday.<p>The shot, one of several being fast-tracked through clinical trials in the …

Explainer: how are learning languages and music linked?

Music is what penetrates most deeply into the recesses of the soul, according to Plato. Language has been held by thinkers from Locke to Leibniz and …

3 Surprising Leadership Lessons From Nuns | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>People make a joke when I tell them that Catholic nuns are some of the best managers and leaders I have ever met.<p>"Because they rule with an iron ruler," one colleague guffawed at me. …

Seas are rising in weird, new ways

Here’s a fun fact about “sea-level rise”: The seas aren’t actually level to begin with. Because of predictable, long-term patterns in climate, global …

Climate Change

Here’s what your city will look like when the ice sheets melt

Seattle mapmaker and urban planner Jeffrey Linn loves cities. “I spend a lot of time thinking about cities and how people fit into them,” he writes …

10 Instinctive Decisions You Will Regret Forever

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Jeff Haden, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>Perspective is a funny thing. Look forward and the path seems uncertain, the future unpredictable. Look back and all the dots seem to connect... except the dots …

Motivation

What Science Says About Being In Your 30s

Popular culture and Internet listicles often portray the 30s as life's best years. Free from the financial and personal insecurity of the 20s and not yet approaching the midlife challenges of the 40s and 50s, the 30s are said to be the best of both freedom, and responsibility. But what does science …

5 Simple Ways to Save Money on Every Online Purchase

It’s long been the case that you can get a lower price on most purchases if you are willing to wait — until an item is out of season or becomes …

Personal Finance

Discovering Colombia’s Lost City

He appears out of the jungle like an apparition—a man from the Wiwa tribe, one of four indigenous groups who call the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains home. In his traditional outfit—white cotton shirt, pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and two colorful <i>mochillas</i> strung across one shoulder—he stands …

St Louis police investigate Michael Brown's stepfather

<b>US police are investigating the stepfather of black shooting victim Michael Brown for inciting illegal activity during protests in Ferguson.</b><p>Video of Louis Head shows him yelling "Burn this [place] down!" before last week's riots over perceived racial injustice in the Missouri town.<p>He spoke as a …

Justice

Estonia Is First Country In The World To Offer E-Residency

Estonia has become the first country in the world to offer E-Residency, a way of legitimising your online identity throughout the global internet.<p>The …

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

High School

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Track Down

Charles Barkley on Ferguson: 'There is a reason that they racially profile us'

The Turner Sports commentator also said he agreed with the verdict in the Michael Brown shooting and that he wishes more race discussions would happen before "something bad happens."<p>Former NBA star Charles Barkley elaborated on his recent comments regarding the Ferguson protests and called for …

Charles Barkley speaks out on Ferguson

NBA analyst Charles Barkley has openly talked about racial issues in the past, and he addressed the grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson and subsequent rioting in an appearance on Philadelphia radio station <i>97.5 The Fanatic</i>. Barkley echoed his controversial …

A Conversation with the 'World's Most Controversial Jew'

I spoke to Rabbi Shmuley Boteach about anal sex, Israel's controversial nation-state bill, and his former pupil Michael Jackson.<p>​<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>Rabbi Shmuel "Shmuley" Boteach doesn't find much time to sleep. When he's not touring the world lecturing on sex, Judaism, or …

Israel

Berlin in bondage: a sexperiment | Scene in Berlin | DW | 03.12.2014

It's the middle of the week and I'm hanging suspended from a ceiling somewhere in a converted hangar complex in Berlin-Wedding. Ropes crisscross my …

The Facts About Ferguson Matter, Dammit

It’s the great irony of the Information Age: Awash in pseudo-facts, we are less and less likely to believe official sources.<p>“I don’t believe a word …

Storm Brings Much-Needed Rain To Southern California

Rain has been falling on Southern California.<p>That's news because the region is now into its fourth year of drought — the worst in centuries — so when the skies finally opened up on Tuesday, the world took notice.<p>The New York Times reports:<p>"No matter that the storm was supposed to last only one day: …

‘I F***ing Hate You!’: Husband’s Now-Viral Prank Sends Horrified Wife Shrieking and Running

When YouTube prankster Roman Atwood set up hidden cameras and tricked his own wife into thinking that he accidentally threw their son off a balcony, she responded with sheer horror — a reaction that has gone megaviral over the past few days.<p>Atwood is seen in a clip posted November 30 playing with …

North Korea accuses US of developing Ebola virus

Editorial in the Pyongyang Times fuels conspiracy theory that Washington is using deadly disease to maintain power over developing world<p>An editorial in the Pyongyang Times on Monday claims that the US may have developed the <b>Ebola</b> virus and intentionally allowed it to spread throughout West Africa …

Disease

Robert Reich: Rich parents are perpetuating racial inequality

The former secretary of labor on the lessons of Orinda, California, and the boundaries we patrol inside the U.S.<p>America is embroiled in an immigration debate that goes far beyond President Obama’s executive order on undocumented immigrants.<p>It goes to the heart of who “we” are. And it’s roiling …

White America’s scary delusion: Why its sense of black humanity is so skewed

Many white folks aren’t violent. But here’s how ignorance and lack of empathy make life so unsafe for black people<p>The failure of a St. Louis county grand jury to indict Darren Wilson, the former police officer who killed Michael Brown, created a maelstrom of protests last week. In more than 137 …