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Feminist and feminine: Dior’s first female designer in its 70 year history made her mark at Paris Fashion Week

Feminism is all the rage on the catwalks this season. Dior’s latest show had a girl-power soundtrack and T-shirts emblazoned with the instruction that, “We should all be feminists,” taken from the title of an essay written by the Nigerian born Chimamanda Adichie.<p>Purists may shudder as fashion …

The sound of beating hearts: our writers' favourite love songs

Music,Pop and rock,Culture,Valentine's Day,Nile Rodgers,Love,Joni Mitchell,The Magnetic Fields,Joy Division<p>With Valentine’s Day upon us, our music team choose the love songs they’ll be listening to over the bouquets and breakfast in bed<p>We tend to think of love songs as being all about the lyrics. …

9 Beauty Tips from a Chanel Makeup Artist

A très chic day-to-night look.<p>There's nothing that ruins your day faster than looking in the mirror and seeing smudged mascara, or your brows not magically transformed into Cara Delevingne's arches. This is why we spent a morning at Chanel (yeah, it was tough), learning somepro tips from Chanel …

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30 Pro Makeup Tips You've Never Heard Before

Insiders are spilling their secrets here people, so listen up.<p>Caution: You're now entering the secret beauty files, a restricted area where the lips are loose and the classified information flows freely.<p>To share with you the most useful beauty tips, tricks, and secrets possible, we contacted the …

From Appomattox to Afghanistan: Portraits of American GIs

They Served<p>They served in the Civil War, World War II, Vietnam, and Iraq—and now 50 servicemen and –women are together for the first time in American …

The Most Highly Anticipated Films At The 2015 Sundance Film Festival

There are all kinds of movies for all kinds of people at this year's premier Park City-set independent film fest. Here they are, grouped by recurring themes.

Playful Celebrity Portraits Show Off the Goofy Sides of A-List Stars

When we think of Hollywood royalty, often the picture that comes to mind is gorgeous and airbrushed to the extreme. London- and New York-based photographer Andy Gotts, however, takes a different approach with his celebrity portraits, which are often bursting with spontaneity and humor. Both playful …

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

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How to Pack for Weekend Trips

Packing for a weekend away isn't an exact science, but here are some tips to help pack for success.<p>Packing for a weekend away isn’t an exact science. I’m not going to tell you “bring two dresses and a pair of jeans.” So much depends on where you’re going, the weather, and your personal style. But I …

Hanging With The Girl-Kings Of One Of The World's Only Matriarchies

Mawlynnong isn't like the rest of India, or the rest of the world for that matter. Tucked into the jungle of the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya, on the border of Bangladesh, the village is home to the indigenous Khasi people. Theirs is a matrilineal society, where women inherit land, children …

The real meanings behind 11 puzzling expressions we still use today

The phrase "cut to the chase" doesn't mean what you think it means.<p>The common descriptor, like many other popular sayings, is one of many …

Google's Real-time Voice Translation Service is on the Way

Following the launch of Microsoft’s Skype Translator service, Google will soon update its mobile translation app to recognize speech in a range of languages and turn it into text, reports The New York Times.<p>Google will announce the update to its Android app soon, according to the report. The new …

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Vibrating capsule may relieve chronic constipation

A vibrating capsule may provide relief for those who suffer from chronic constipation, according to a small study presented at Digestive Disease Week, an annual meeting of gastroenterologists, hepatologists, endoscopy specialists and GI surgeons.<p>Twenty-six study participants, who all suffer from …

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Prince William & Kate Middleton Release Intimate Family Portrait

The new photo captures a sweet family moment at Kensington Palace<p>Prince William and Kate Middleton released a new family portrait this afternoon. Taken at Kensington Palace, the photo captures an intimate moment, with Prince George gazing lovingly at the royal family's dog, Lupo. We particularly …

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The 50 Greatest Fashion Quotes of All Time

From Coco Chanel to Marc Jacobs and Bill Cunningham, words to live by from fashion's greatest forces.<p><i>It can be difficult to articulate the power of style and fashion through words, but these icons managed to do so with quote-worthy, inspiring words of wisdom to live by. From the greatest fashion</i> …

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Practical Tips To Build Your Street Photography Confidence

Scientists Move Closer to Inventing Artificial Life

Synthetic biology advances with a man-made chromosome inserted into live brewer's yeast.<p>In a biological first, an international team has inserted a man-made chromosome into brewer's yeast, producing a life form that thrives and successfully passes the designer genes on to its offspring.<p>The …