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20 Amazing Chemical Reaction GIFs

Blood meets hydrogen peroxide<p>Source: Iitmne<p>Sodium acetate crystallization<p>Source: Imgur<p>Belousov–Zhabotinsky reaction<p>Source: GIF Trunk<p>Water bridge …

Oreos more addictive than cocaine, study finds

If you've ever consumed an entire row of Oreos – daresay the whole package – only to wonder why and how, researchers from Connecticut College believe they've arrived at an explanation.<p>Your brain might like the sandwich cookies even more than cocaine.<p>The study subjected lab rats to two comparative …

Parenthood and raising hell

Why yelling at your kids is just as bad as physical discipline<p>As a mother of four children ages five and younger, Savannah Berniquez’s patience is …

Flipboard For Sports Fans

Inside Flipboard / September 12, 2013<p>Some of the best sports coverage in the world comes from you, the true fan. You are obsessive about your team; …

KTVU Reports Racist Joke As Names Of Asiana 214 Pilots (VIDEO) (UPDATE)

On Friday, Bay Area Fox affiliate KTVU told viewers the purported names of the pilots on Asiana Flight 214.<p>The problem was that the names — "Sum Ting Wong," "Wi Tu Lo," "Ho Lee Fuk" and "Bang Ding Ow" — were obviously fake. The news anchor read the names off the teleprompter and didn't bat an eye, …

Charlize Theron Is the Sexiest Woman Alive

An interview with the Sexiest Woman Alive, starring Charlize Theron as herself.<p><b>*****</b><p><b>Who is the Sexiest Woman Alive?</b> <i>A mystery in four parts.</i><p><b>Clue #1:</b> "She drinks gin.<p><b>Clue #2:</b> "She towers over everybody."<p><b>Clue #3:</b> Shirley MacLaine.<p><b>You are witnessing the revelation.</b><p><b>*****</b><p>FADE IN:<p>A man's voice plays over …

Mary-Louise Parker: A Woman We Love

Helpful cooking tips, a thank-you note to men, and some wonderful photographs from the sexiest pie maker alive.<p><i>Dear Ms. Parker,</i><p>This time, we don't know what to say. That pie. The crust, so flaky. The fruit, so sweet. The little apron. Thank you very much.<p>It's been what, eight or nine years that …

Three Reasons We Love Kate Mara

She swears. She shakes hands like a man. And she knows more about football than you do. Oh, and she looks really good bathing.<p><b>Kate Mara's hand is</b> small and supple. And it has a grip like a table vise. She grew up around football. Her great-grandfather on her father's side, Tim Mara, founded the New …

Kristen Bell Makes Everything a Little More Interesting

An early-morning hike in L.A. with the least typical actress in Hollywood<p><i>Published in the September 2012 issue</i><p><b>It's 8:47 a.m. on</b> a cloudy "June Gloom" Monday morning and I'm standing next to the grizzly bear statue at the entrance to L. A.'s Griffith Park and I'm starting to think that Kristen Bell …

Naomi Watts: The Storm Took Its Sweet Time Building

Naomi Watts is that sort of crush.<p>Some fucking parrot flapped its wings off the coast of Australia, kicking up a whisper that became a breeze that became a gale that whipped its way across the ocean, fattening ripples into swells and rounding up rain clouds and scaring the living shit out of a few …

Megan Fox: The Full Portfolio and Cover Story

You've seen the sexy Megan Fox video. Hell, you've probably browsed this photo gallery. You've even got all caught up on the latest Megan Fox news, pictures and the like. But now that she's back in Friends with Kids, Hallelujah all over again.<p><i>Originally published in the June 2009 issue</i><p><b>Megan Fox</b> …

Brooklyn Decker Lightens the Burden of Living in This World

Why sitting around eating chicken and looking at photos is thrilling when you're doing it with a woman like this: A special Esquire investigation — and a high-tech way to find her with your phone. But first, a video.... Music: "Everybody's Under Your Spell," by The Duke Spirit from the EP</i> …

The Summer (Glau) Preview

A look ahead at the next few months... if you happen to be Summer Glau.<p>On this miserably cold and wet Hollywood evening, it's a relief when Summer Glau glides into the bar, instantly brightening the mood. And she does glide. She started ballet at age five, and it became her life — her mom …

Bar Refaeli: A Country Girl Gets Inked

The SI swimsuit model transforms from impossibly lovely to inaccessibly exquisite as we write part of a Stephen King story on her naked body — and offers some tricks for looking sexy in photos along the way.<p><b>As she speaks,</b> there are certain words that charmingly betray her, words that remind you …

Mila Kunis Is the Sexiest Woman Alive

Or as she might say (and did), "If I wanted to charm the pants off you, I could." She talks like that and she looks like that, even when she's really not trying hard at all. A brief encounter with the most beautiful, opinionated, talkative, and funny movie star that we've all known since she was …

You Have Now Heard of Jennifer Lawrence

And seen her, moving around and smiling. She is an actress. An extremely talented one. No, really.<p><b>Jennifer Lawrence is hungry.</b> It's 9:00 A.M., she's been up for an hour, and she hasn't eaten a thing. "I'm freakish about breakfast," she says, by which, thank God, she doesn't mean she wants an extra …

Evangeline Lilly: A Woman We Love

The sexiest inhabitant of the freakiest island of all time shows us she's a little bit Mary Ann, a little bit movie star. Plus, her secret Valentine.MORE LOST: What Locke Said, How Sayid Looks in a Suit, and Why Claire Is Alive >><p><b>Watch a Supermodel Message Just forYou >></b><p><i>Originally published in the</i> …

Angelina Jolie Dies for Our Sins

A very beautiful woman who sees herself as the underdog becomes very famous. Because of her fame, she suffers. Because of her suffering, she becomes even more famous. Then she becomes virtuous. Very, very virtuous.<p><i>Originally published in the July 2007 issue</i><p><b>This is a 9/11 story.</b> Granted, it's also a …

Katy Perry: A Woman We Love

She really likes fruit. And No Doubt. But we love her anyway. Because, man, can she sing. And, you know, she looks like this...<p>GALLERY: <i>How Katy Perry Conquered the Summer</i><p><i>Originally published in the April 2009 issue. Sneak peek at Esquire UK's new cover here.</i><p><b>It's pissing rain</b> in Larchmont, where …

The Rachel Weisz Experiment

But would that be enough to lure a famous actress into its rather cramped backseat?<p><b>SO I TOLD THE</b> reservation lady at Avis that I was going on a date with a beautiful actress and that I needed a car that would help me seduce her. Perhaps I should have been more specific. I'm not exactly sure which …

Kate Beckinsale Is the Sexiest Woman Alive 2009

For a decade, we've loved her — beautiful, crisp, smart, tough. Isn't it time to pay more attention to Kate Beckinsale?UPDATE: Minka Kelly Is the Sexiest Woman Alive 2010 >>UPDATE 2: Rihanna Is the Sexiest Woman Alive 2011 >><p><i> <br>Watch an Exclusive Kate Becksinale Video...</i><p><b>... and Find Out What She's</b> …

Sofia Vergara's Secrets: The Esquire Cover Story

An intimate conversation in which the bombshell from Modern Family reveals, in her own words, closely guarded truths about the heretofore incomprehensible ways of the Latin woman. Note: You'll have to imagine her accent. It's one of the great accents of our time.<p><i>Published in the April 2012 issue,</i> …

Sexy Women We Love - Beautiful Women That Are Smart & Awesome

It's Day 29 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 28 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 27 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 26 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 23 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>Day 22 of the LOVE Advent Calendar is here.<p>Day 12 of the LOVE Advent Calendar is here.<p>"I Wanna Be …

And Now It's Time for Some Ashley Greene

She is a party girl. She's not a party girl. She is a workaholic. She's a free spirit. Now that Twilight is ending, she can take her career any way she pleases. She is smart, and she is a woman we love.<p><i>Published in the August 2012 issue</i><p><b>She's telling a story</b> with a punchline, building up to …