Faith Nelson

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SLOW COOKER WHOLE ROAST CHICKEN

<b>8 Ways To Surprise Your Groom On The Big Day</b><p><b>Must read if you are planning on adding an outdoor chalkboard wall. Learn from my mistakes.</b><p><b>Women's Summer</b> …

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Psychology

T. Rex Couldn't Actually Run, According To This Study

Thanks to Jurassic Park, we all think of Tyrannosaurus rex sprinting after its prey, but a new computer model suggests that if it had tried that its legs would have broken.<p><i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i>, one of the largest land predators ever to have lived, could not have broken into a run without its leg bones …

Science Says Eating Chocolate Every Day Is Good for Your Brain

Now this is research we can get behind.<p>Forget about an apple a day. If you <i>really</i> want to keep the doctor away, try a piece of chocolate instead. Regularly snacking on cocoa-flavored treats can help protect your brain from cognitive decline, according to a new review from the University of L'Aquila …

7 medical reasons that could explain why you're tired all the time

<b>1. Low mood and depression</b><p>Depression doesn't just make you feel low – it can cause a range of physical symptoms, including headaches, general aches …

Photographer Marie Tomanova Is Not Interested In Being Told How To Be Seen

Her nude photos show no body parts are inherently taboo.<p><b>Warning: This article contains nudity and may not be suitable for work environments.</b><p>Marie Tomanova grew up in Mikulov, a small town in Czech Republic, back when it was still Czechoslovakia. Farming was her life; when Tomanova wasn’t in school, …

Lori Zimmer Chronicles The Roots of Graffiti and Modern Techniques

Lori Zimmer is a writer and curator who has evolved along side the public art/graffiti community. She is also the founder of the popular blog Art …

Giant Wooden Snow White Sculptures Subvert the Fairytale

Paul McCarthy continues his 'White Snow' oeuvre with an installation of glitchy wooden sculptures in LA.<p><i>In the late 19th century, Southern California attracted misfits, idealists, and entrepreneurs with few ties to anyone or anything. Swamis, spiritualists, and other self-proclaimed religious</i> …

Rembrandt: Lightening the Darkness

A major exhibition of prints, paintings and drawings by Rembrandt at Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery 21 October 2017 – 7 January 2018Rembrandt …

Art

5 Utterly Bizarre Facts About Victor Hugo

French novelist Victor Hugo is best known for writing <i>Les Misérables</i>, the sweeping story of wrongly-accused fugitive Jean Valjean, and <i>The Hunchback of</i> …

Take a look inside the forgotten Indian sculpture park in a quiet corner of Ireland

Quirky images have revealed the oddball figures that litter a long-forgotten sculpture park that lies off the beaten track. The haunting pictures show a statue of a man pulling a dagger out of himself while his head splits in two while another looks over the scene with hollow, soulless eyes.<p>Other …

Ireland

How I looked for clues to my sister’s inner world in her art

My sister, Fauzia, died too young and all we had left of her was her art – small, beautiful, incomplete pieces of her<p>My sister, Fauzia, had her first big bout of depression in 1990, though none of us recognised it at the time. She had just dropped out of her fine art foundation course at Central …

The fine art of mental illness: What paintings tell us about someone’s psyche

Vincent van Gogh’s art is infused with isolation: a lonely chair, a grieving doctor, a brooding sky. For one psychiatrist, the French master’s paintings — and those of other artists throughout history — contain clues about mental illness, too.<p>James C. Harris, a professor of psychiatry and …

6 New Books You Need To Read In July

Whether it’s days on the beach or sweltering commutes, these new page-turners will help you beat (or at least forget) the heat.<p>Summer is the season for finding yourself, if this month’s big book releases are to be believed. There’s intrigue, loss, hilarity, and women figuring out what they really …

The Muslim tradition of sci-fi and speculative fiction has been flying for centuries

The genre is not the sole preserve of Western literature, and has not been for a very long time.<p>Think invisible men, time travel, flying machines and …

Here Are All the Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Arriving in July

We’re well into summer now, but there’s still plenty of time to add a book or eight to your reading list. And you’ll want to, after checking out all …

Books

16 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this July

Space operas, superheroes, and fantasies<p>It’s July. I’m a little stunned at how fast 2017 has been passing us by. Half the year is gone already! A ton of really fantastic books have come out in those first six months, and if you’ve got vacation planned for this summer, it’ll be a good time to catch …

From Wonder Woman to Hamilton: 5 must-read books in the second half of 2017

The year's half over, but 2017 has saved the best for last with some intense delights for geeks arriving in late summer and fall.<p>Case in point: these …

The Summer Reading List to End All Summer Reading Lists

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What to see in the night sky in July

See a close encounter with Mars or the century's longest lunar eclipse.<p>The month celebrated in the Northern Hemisphere for BBQs, maturing gardens and …

Crockpot Beef Dip Sandwiches with Broth

These beef dip -- also known as French Dip -- sandwiches are full of flavor, and they're easy to prepare and cook in the slow cooker. The sandwiches …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in July

Three words: Game of Thrones<p>The Fourth of July weekend is supposed to be a time to go outside, hang out with other humans, and set sparkling things on fire. But why do that when you can safely stay indoors, as video streams over the internet directly into your eyeballs? In case you’re not already …

Entertainment