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A Survey of Some of the Best Science Fiction Ever Published (Thanks to Judy-Lynn Del Rey)

The 2010s and the 1970s are similar in many ways: questionable fashion choices1, U.S. presidents under investigation, Canadian prime ministers named …

Books

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like

Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Some people are contented with their weekly …

This Dutch Cheese Tastes like Salted Caramel and Is More Sensual than a Spliff

Roomano straight tastes like cheese candy, as if some freaky Dutch scientist crossed Parmigiano Reggiano with Grandma’s homemade toffee.<p><i>Welcome back to CODY'S WORLD OF CHEESE, where our resident cheesemonger Cody Reiss explains what funky fromages you should definitely be eating.</i><p>If you’re anything …

Gouda

11 Experimental Short Stories That You Can Read Right Now Online

There are, broadly speaking, two kinds of short stories: the quiet, profound, slice-of-life short stories that evoke a sense of bittersweet longing …

Books

Van Gogh Museum Puts Nearly 1,000 Paintings and Drawings Online

If you're a <b>Vincent van Gogh</b> enthusiast, you've probably heard of the Van Gogh Museum, an institution that houses the largest collection of work by the Post-Impressionist painter. In the past, Van Gogh fans would have to travel to Amsterdam to view the museum's holdings; but now, anyone can “visit” …

Art

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

Critically-Acclaimed

15 Podcasts That Will Make You Feel Smarter

It's easy to feel overwhelmed by all the podcast options out there, but narrowing down your choices to the titles that will teach you something while …

Sesame Street

Every movie about the 22nd century is wrong

<i>NOTE FOR 2018 READERS: This is the second in a series of letters to mark a little-known chronological milestone. According to UN data, average life</i> …

Science Fiction

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of July 2018

Book Three of The Legends of the First Empire<p>The alliance of humans and renegade Fhrey is fragile—and about to be tested as never before. Persephone …

Books

500 Greatest Albums of All Time

500<p>OutKast, ‘Aquemini’<p><i>LaFace, 1998</i><p>At a time when formulaic albums by Master P and Puff Daddy topped the charts, OutKast unleashed an explosive …

Fiction Book Review: Tiny Crimes by Edited by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto. Black Balloon (PGW, dist.), $15.95 trade paper (288p) ISBN 978-1-936787-87-6

Tiny Crimes<p>Edited by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto. Black Balloon (PGW, dist.), $15.95 trade paper (288p) ISBN 978-1-936787-87-6<p>Michel and Nieto …

The 30 best albums of 2018 (so far)

Each week of 2018, we’ve listened to as much new music as possible — not just because we love new music, but also to help our readers separate the …

How Artist Melody Yang Makes Mind-Blowing World Record Bubbles

New York City actress and performer Melody Yang of the <i>Gazillion Bubble Show</i> and her family hold numerous world records for their bubble making …

Remembering Anthony Bourdain’s Most Important Episodes Of TV

A sane voice in an insane world fell silent last Friday. Anthony Bourdain — chef, traveler, unofficial diplomat — died in France. For many of us, this is a devastating loss that’ll take a while scab over. And it will never heal completely.<p>But, Bourdain didn’t leave us alone. He left us with a …

A Glimpse at Anthony Bourdain’s New York City

Though <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> got his start in finer dining, the chef and food writer celebrated restaurants of all kinds in New York — frequently showing a passion for the underdog and places that didn’t normally pop up in food media.<p>As Bourdain’s fame and profile rose, he continued to return to his …

New publisher plans to offer budding authors £24,000 salary

Even the most revered authors held down day jobs, from TS Eliot’s time at Lloyd’s to Walt Whitman’s stint as a government clerk. Now a “successful hedge fund with a passion for literature” is offering wannabe novelists the chance to turn literature itself into the nine to five, by offering a salary …

iOS 11.4.1 tips, tricks, and secrets everyone should know | ZDNet

USB Restricted Mode<p>Apple has added this new security feature to iOS 11.4.1 that makes it harder for hackers - as well as law enforcement and …

App Store

10 Essential Offbeat Science Fiction Novels

<i>Catherynne M. Valente's new novel</i> Space Opera <i>imagines Eurovision in space, with high and deadly stakes, resulting in a frenetic, imaginative</i> …

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Though it’s sometimes easy to get down about what’s happening on a global scale in the world around us, the minutia of an artist, an album, or a song can be a saving grace in our day-to-day lives. Music has never been able to fix what’s wrong with the world, but sometimes it feels like it can fix …

50 Must-Read Books with Gorgeous Writing

We book lovers read so much, and so widely, that we’ve seen it all. The good, the bad, the so-bad-it’s-good, the meh, the life changing. And we’ve …

Books

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

Download Free Stuff From Reddit's Favorite Websites

“What are some cool websites where you can download free stuff?” asked redditor howtoadvanced. He got over 5,000 answers. We’ve gone through and …

Fluance’s new bookshelf speakers pack major performance into a small package

If you’re looking for big sound but don’t want to fill a room with huge speakers, bookshelf speakers are a great option, as they’re big enough to …

Preoccupations | Juan's Basement Live

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing

Upcoming Releases: All The New Albums Coming Out In May 2018

• Belly, <i>DOVE</i> (The Orchard Records)<br>• Benjamin Lazar Davis, <i>Nothing Matters</i> (11A Records)<br>• Big Sam’s Funky Nation, <i>Songs In the Key of Funk</i> (Bolden Boys)<br>• Birds Of Chicago, <i>Love In Wartime</i> (Signature Sounds Recordings)<br>• Black Moth Super Rainbow, <i>Panic Blooms</i> (Rad Cult)<br>• BlocBoy JB, <i>SIMI</i> (Self-released)<br>• Brian Eno, <i>Music</i> …

Every Artist in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ranked From Best to Worst

There shouldn’t be a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The idea of a bunch of self-satisfied music-industry fat cats in tuxedos having rock stars assemble …

Top 5 Sites for Science Fiction Writers

Of all the fiction genres, sci-fi — aka speculative fiction — stands as the one most likely to inspire devotion. Sci-fi buffs are die-hards. That’s …

Top writers choose their perfect crime

<b>On Beulah Height</b> <b>by Reginald Hill</b><i><br>Val McDermid</i><p>This is the perfect crime novel. It’s beautifully written – elegiac, emotionally intelligent, evocative of the landscape and history that holds its characters in thrall – and its clever plotting delivers a genuine shock. There’s intellectual satisfaction …