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The Only 15 Things You Need to Build a Working Wardrobe

If you just got out of college or you're switching careers, start out with these essentials and you'll always be ready for the office.<p>1. Start with 5 Shirts...<p>The shirt should have a supporting role in one's outfit. It's a backdrop–utility is paramount. Keep the color simple and it will go with …

Men's Fashion

Meet the doctor who is convinced he will live to 150

Medical advancements mean that life expectancy is now far greater than we believe, an ageing expert has claimed<p>An anti-ageing expert is convinced he will live until he is 150 and claims healthy Brits will live far longer than they expect.<p>Dr Alex Zhavoronkov, director of the UK-based Biogerontology …

Jennifer Lopez?s White Gown From American Idol Performance of Feel the Light

Pinterest<p>Jennifer Lopez performed the song "Feel the Light" from the animated movie <i>Home</i> on last night's <i>American Idol</i> and, boy, she was wearing a <i>dress</i>. Created by costume designer and J.Lo stylist Mariel Haenn, the gown had a massive skirt that fanned out into a wide circle that was perfectly …

Unarmed Self-Defense from the Mad Men Era | The Art of Manliness

As I was browsing through some old magazines the other day, I came across a fantastic issue of <i>Popular Science</i> from 1962 that contained a feature on …

Week's Best Space Pictures: Space Smiley Face, Mercury Megacrater

A star smiley face seems to form a cosmic grin, a Space X rocket launches, and a giant iceberg breaks free in Antarctica in this week's roundup of space photos.

The US is about to drop its decades-old warning against cholesterol

'Cholesterol is not considered a nutrient of concern for overconsumption.'<p>Every five years, the United States government updates a set of Dietary Guidelines intended to help its citizens make healthier food choices. These guidelines also help inform how companies package and market their products. …


Beyond the Cronut: 15 Frankenpastries to Make at Home

Cupcakes are old news. The newest sugary sensation to sweep our fair city is the Cronut -- the croissant-doughnut hybrid created by Dominque Ansel at his SoHo bakery last month. With production of the pastry limited to 300 a day, Cronut mania has created long lines and even given rise to a seedy …


Weird Facts Behind 6 Famous Star Wars Costumes

The little-known stories of clothing from a galaxy far, far away, from Darth Vader’s helmet to Padme’s wedding dress to Han Solo’s vest.<p>From Princess Leia’s cinnamon buns and white robes to Darth Vader’s shiny black helmet and billowing cape, the costumes in the seven episodes of <i>Star Wars</i> are among …

Darth Vader

How to lose belly fat

The male belly is a strange phenomenon. It comes in all shapes and sizes and it's become the focal point of the fitness industry (love handles, …


31 Black-And-White Movies Every Twentysomething Needs To See

Life lessons brought to you entirely in black and white.

Love Stories

Chocolate Hot Pot

<i>Heaven in a bowl this chocolate hot pot is the perfect weekend treat. Bringing delight to all those who indulge in this dessert, spoil yourself and</i> …


A Web Series For Kids Aims To Be The “Elmo for Engineering”

Limor Fried created “Circuit Playground” in order to get young kids interested in hacking and making–REALLY young.<p>It’s hard to beat classic episodes of <i>Sesame Street</i> for timeless, near-universal educational appeal, but engineer and Adafruit Industries founder Limor Fried still saw an unmet need in …