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Taste Beyond The Tongue

Pollen adds to intrigue over Bronze Age woman 'Ava'

A facial reconstruction of Ava was made last year<p><b>Analysis of pollen found on pottery buried with a young woman more than 4,100 years ago has identified plants used for medicinal purposes.</b><p>The woman's bones, including a skull and teeth, were discovered at Achavanich in Caithness 30 years ago.<p>Known as …

Archaeology

Perfect Puttanesca: The Italian Pasta Recipe You Need Right Now

The infamous theory behind the origins of pasta puttanesca ("pasta of the whores") is that the mid-20th century prostitutes of Naples used it to lure …

Bosch and Bruegel review – more gripping than a thriller

Hieronymus Bosch and Pieter Bruegel the Elder work like antagonistic muscles in the imagination, pulling with and against each other. Bosch is a painter of medieval hellfire whose fantastical creations exceed our nightmares. Bruegel, most memorably and wonderfully, shows us a recognisable world …

Books

Who was Tutankhamun? The true story of Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon’s search for the boy king

The quest for the tomb of the pharaoh has just begun on ITV, but what's the real story behind the drama?<p>Max Irons and Sam Neill are bringing the tale …

Ancient History

#TrumpBookReport: great literature reimagined as a tweet from the Donald

Twitter users have seized on a tweet describing the Republican nominee’s vague debate responses as ‘like a book report from a teenager who hasn’t read the book’<p>Inspired by Donald Trump’s responses during the third presidential debate, Twitter users are humorously attempting to explain great works …

Donald Trump

Here Are 7 Things J.K. Rowling Has Tweeted About Donald Trump

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is known for her way with words, and she has not held back in commenting on Donald Trump’s campaign to win the U.S. …

15 Mouthwatering (Totally Healthy) Fall Breakfast Recipes to Warm Up Your Week

We know you see the pumpkin pancakes and are probably chomping at the bit to get to the recipes, so we'll make this quick — we've got 15 healthy, hearty, delicious Fall breakfasts for you to try, from warming porridge to a sweet-and-spicy apple cinnamon smoothie to a sweet potato scramble and, you …

Doughnut Bread Pudding

Step 2<p>Toss<p>Pour the rum into the custard. Zest in the lemon and mix well. Tear up the doughnuts into halves and quarters and put them into a large …