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Did You Notice These Unexpected Shared Movie Universes?

Just last week, we learned new Netflix series <i>Luke Cage</i> has a wild Easter egg that slyly places <i>Back To The Future</i> in the same universe. That was heavy. Now Mr. Sunday Movies — whom you probably know from his deep dives into <i>Suicide Squad</i> and other movies — is back with another “10 things” video. This …

How your body fares when you quit or cut back on meat

<b>With</b> <b>research</b> <b>suggesting that vegetarians live longer and are less likely to be obese, there's a sound case for ditching meat, or at least cutting it</b> …

Are these really the 10 funniest movies of all time?

Who doesn't love a list that claims to be definitive, but which has clearly put together by an arbitrary set of people who've based it on their own tastes and opinions?<p>This week the good people of Reddit have been offering their suggestions of the funniest films they've ever seen.<p>Below is a …

Top 10

A Visual History of Air Force One

Presidential air travel over the past 100 years.<p>Air Force One isn't a specific plane, it's the air traffic control designation given to any Air Force aircraft with the President of the United States on board. The designation was first used when an Eastern Airlines commercial flight entered the same …

Military

Justin Cronin on City of Mirrors, The Passage Trilogy finale, and the importance of writing strong women

If there’s anything more prevalent right now in fiction than vampires, it’s post-apocalyptic societies. So, it takes an ample amount of fearlessness …

Ashworth - A Thousand Miles

10 Hotel Secrets from Behind the Front Desk

<b>By Jacob Tomsky</b><p>Jacob has worked on the front lines of hotels for more than a decade, starting as a lowly valet in New Orleans and ultimately landing …

Queen Elizabeth II

There’s a reason some birds don’t seem to fly south for winter anymore, scientists say

The birds and the bees are telling humans about much more than sex, a new study released Thursday says.<p>They are a harbinger of climate change, with species swapping habitats like a game of musical chairs as regions in Europe and the United States warm. Populations of American robins that winter in …

Birds

Dyson launches Pure Cool Link air purifier to clean up household air

Dyson’s new Pure Cool Link air purifying fan promises to clean up the air in your home, but also marks the first step of the British engineering firm into the Internet of Things.<p>The Pure Cool Link, which comes in both desk or tower versions, is a new version of the company’s luxury fans and adds an …

Smart Homes

Patty Duke: A Life in Pictures

30 Most Colorful Cities Around the World

Many of the world's most iconic metropolises are filled with towering skyscrapers and shiny glass-and-steel facades, but not all cities are gray concrete jungles. From the candy-colored buildings of Havana, Cuba to the blue-painted houses of Jodhpur, India, many urban areas have embraced vivid hues …

20 Best Eighties-Gone-Wild Party Movies

This week, Richard Linklater unveils <i>Everybody Wants Some!!,</i> his terrific, poignant coming-of-age film that pays homage to both his experience as a …

Movies

The bestselling singles of all-time – reranked by streaming stats

The music industry, traditionally, has been built on measurements. It used to measure physical sales – the charts – but that has evolved into a new series of metrics. As well as physical sales, you might judge an artist’s popularity by their streaming numbers, their social media stats, their …

Music

14 Of The Most Buzzed-About Books Of 2016

(So far.)<p>Below are the books that have been highest-rated by users, and that are also getting added to tons of "Want to Read" lists.

Gastronomy Of Genius: History's Great Minds And The Foods That Fueled Them

Genius and food have a lot in common. Both nurture, inspire and occasionally intimidate. Some appeal to almost everyone instantly. Others are acquired tastes. So perhaps it's not surprising that, scanning history's greatest minds, we find many were inspired by certain food or drink, repulsed by …

Albert Einstein

Inside A Doctor's Mind At The End Of His Life

Dr. Paul Kalanithi was preparing to wrap up his medical residency in neurosurgery when, in 2013, a CT scan revealed tumors throughout his body. He had stage 4 lung cancer.<p>In his last two years of life, he continued caring for patients. He and his wife became parents. And Kalanithi, a gifted writer, …

Medicine

David Bowie and Rock ‘n’ Roll’s Statutory Rape Problem

The late music legend famously deflowered a 14-year-old groupie—before she was stolen away by Jimmy Page. Why it’s important for us to take our …

13 Magnificent Roles To Remember Alan Rickman's Career By

Rickman, who has died aged 69, was one of the most versatile and talented actors ever to come out of Britain.

David Bowie's 'China Girl' says music video changed her life

In 1983, New Zealander Geeling Ching was 23 years old and waiting tables at a Sydney cafe when she was chosen to play the lead role in David Bowie's "China Girl."<p>She says the music video and the brief romance with Bowie that followed in the 1980s were like a surreal dream and a life changer.<p>The …

David Bowie

17 WTF moments from the 2016 Golden Globes

When Ricky Gervais is in charge, things are going to get a little bit weird.<p>But in between the offensive jokes dished out by Gervais at the 73rd …

Golden Globes

David Bowie, a master of music and makeovers, dies at 69

<b>(CNN) —</b> David Bowie, whose incomparable sound and chameleon-like ability to reinvent himself made him a pop music fixture for more than four decades, has died. He was 69.<p>Bowie died Sunday after an 18-month battle with cancer, his publicist Steve Martin told CNN.<p>"David Bowie died peacefully today …

David Bowie

David Bowie Dies at 69 After Battle With Cancer

Singer released new album ‘Blackstar’ on Friday<p>David Bowie, a shape-shifting giant of the music world who defined the glam-rock era and influenced fashion and other arenas, has died after a struggle with cancer. He was 69 years old.<p>The singer’s death was reported in a statement posted to his …

David Bowie

5 Things That Will Disappear In 5 Years

Tom Gonser Contributor<p>Tom Gonser is the chief strategy officer of DocuSign.<p>Just five years ago the world was a very different place. In 2010, the iPad had just made its debut, Kickstarter was introducing a new form of venture capitalism that would change the face of fundraising and Square was …

Forget resolutions—use these nerdy lifehacks to make life a little better in a lot of ways

It’s New Year’s. You want to set goals, and achieve them. But, realistically, you’re probably not going to. Researchers find that anywhere from 40% to 8% of Americans who set New Year’s resolutions successfully stick to them.<p>The problem is that people often aim to completely overhaul their lives, …

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

With stunning scenery and majestic fortresses, these are the cold-weather climes we actually wouldn't mind visiting.

Behind This Aged Façade Is The World's Most Beautiful Abandoned Castle

Hidden in the hills of Tuscany, this 16th-century estate will take your breath away.<p>Tuscany is known for its incredible rolling hills, Renaissance-era art, and Castello di Sammezzano. If the latter is unfamiliar, photographer Martino Zegwaard is here to change that.<p>Originally built in the 17th …

Articles about it house joshua tree on Dwell.com - Dwell

The iT House brings together raw industrial aesthetics with the tactics of green design to forge a new home in the sunbaked wilds...<p>The wooden structure next to Laurie and Peter Stubbs' house outside Baltimore is made out of trees and is nestled in the woods...<p>After an architectural epiphany, a …

9 De-Bloating Tricks, Ranked in Order of Effectiveness

Which fixes are actually legit?<p>Being bloated sucks. <i>Cue sad trombone.</i> Your clothes fit weird, you feel sluggish, and someone may or may not think you're about three months preggo. But with so many flat-belly fixes out there, how do you know which ones are worth your time? Well, lucky for you, we …

Wellness

30 Super-Easy Healthy Dinners That'll Help You Lose Weight

You'll be counting down the minutes 'til you can make these healthy dinner recipes!<p>When you get home after a long day at work, it can be so tempting to grab takeout or heat up a frozen meal instead of making dinner completely from scratch. After all, you might feel like you don’t have time (or the …

Healthy Eating