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Astrology isn’t fake—it’s just been ruined by modern psychology

It’s time to speculate about what 2018 will bring. Condemned by science and denigrated by much of society, you might think that astrological predictions are fluffy woo-woo that won’t help you navigate the year ahead. But that’s not because astrology itself is inaccurate. It’s because astrology has …

11 Perfect Beach Reads

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9 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies.<p>The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to build rockets.<p>We combed through years of interviews with Musk to find out which …

Ten ‘lost’ books you should read now

As the revival of lost works takes the publishing world by storm, Lucy Scholes delves into the archive to uncover the best hidden literary gems.

We interviewed bestselling author Emily Giffin during her insanely popular book tour and as expected, she's amazing

Emily Giffin is something of a superstar in the world of publishing. She’s the bestselling author of eight novels which have been translated into 31 …

Books

My Go-To Veggie Burger w/ a Sweet & Tangy Mustard Sauce + Radicchio Slaw » Faring Well

Getting married has made going to other weddings such a treat. Before they were still a good time, but now (after knowing all of what goes into …

Recipes

Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week?

Your space to discuss the books you are reading and what you think of them<p>Are you on Instagram? Then you can be featured here by tagging your books-related posts with #GuardianBooks Scroll down for our favourite literary links Read more Tips, links and suggestions blogs<p>Long time, no see, everyone! …

Books

The Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean diet is based on the traditional foods eaten by people living in the Mediterranean region, especially Greece. It's loaded with …

Nutrition

Rose Styron: The Truth About Life With Her Husband, Literary Legend William Styron

They socialized with Sinatra and the Kennedys, but along with literary fame, William and Rose Styron lived through his crippling depression.<p>The …

Lyme Disease

17 book recommendations from 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson

Actress Emma Watson and Hermione Granger, the "Harry Potter" character she played for a decade, have at least one thing in common: They <i>love</i> to read.<p>After starring in the billion-dollar franchise — which she did from 11 to 21 — Watson attended Brown University and graduated in 2014 with a bachelor's …

El cine que te destruye emocionalmente

Existe un cine desgarrador al que merece la pena enfrentarse aunque sólo sea para saber hasta dónde puede llevar nuestras emociones. No os lo perdáis.<p>…

Vegan Meal Plan: A Week of Delicious Breakfasts, Lunches, and Dinners

When Kenji launched this year's Vegan Experience, reader Double_J left a comment requesting a little help mapping out what a week of vegan eating looks like. Well, Double_J, your wish is our command. Below, you'll find a meal plan for each day, including hearty breakfasts, lunches, snacks, and …

Your space to discuss the books you are reading and what you think of them<p>Are you on Instagram? Then you can be featured here by tagging your books-related posts with <b>#GuardianBooks</b><br>• Scroll down for our favourite literary links<br>• Read more Tips, links and suggestions blogs<p>Welcome to this week’s blog. …

Books

Are You Man Enough to Moisturize Like a Woman?

Three unisex moisturizing products you should add to your winter skin care regimen.

The Most Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2015

It's been another year of awe-inspiring and goosebump-inducing photography. Take a look at the best of the best.<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> Photo Contest 2015<p>The travel arm of the National Geographic Society received more than 17,000 entries, with one image making it to the top spot: a spectacular …

9 Books From 2015 That Everyone Over 50 Should Read

The holidays are the perfect time to play catchup.<p>This past year has been chock-full of incredible reads, thanks, in part, to highly-anticipated releases from authors such as Harper Lee and John Banville. There have been books about falcons and friendship and everything in between. As always, there …

21-Year-Old Photographer's Strikingly Expressive Portraits Peer into the Soul

When she's not busy studying biology at the University of Granada in southern Spain, 21-year-old Cristina Hoch captures strikingly powerful portraits of her friends and family. Achieving a unique high-contrast, low-saturation aesthetic with cool tones, Hoch photographs the beautiful interplay of …

18 Noodle Soup Recipes to Make You Temporarily Forget About Ramen

Ramen, the Japanese noodle soup that has swept the nation, isn’t going away any time soon. And we don’t want it to! But there are some seriously tasty noodle soups out there that aren’t getting their fair share of the spotlight. Let’s remedy that. From China to Thailand to Vietnam, here are the …

Korean War

30 High-Protein Foods for Metabolism

Whether or not you subsist on a ribs-and-burgers diet, or live a vegan lifestyle and carefully balance your vegetable proteins, chances are you need …

Green Goddess Griller [Vegan]

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Recipes

Weekly Meal Prep | Your Simple How-to Guide

A functional, balanced diet needs to be convenient, consistent, and more than anything, fun and satisfying to eat. We can blame the tub of ice cream …

Food

11 Books That Will Introduce You To The Beauty Of Hinduism

Start here if you want to learn more about this ancient spirituality.<p>Hinduism, one of the world's oldest religions, can be hard to understand or even define.<p>There is no central ancient text that succinctly sums up the religion's basic tenets, no single leader that Hindus can call the founder of …

Man Booker prize 2015: one judge on the impossible task of choosing a winner

No prize can please everyone, but the shortlist of six is the result of passionate and painstaking argument, says judge Sam Leith. Who would you like to win tonight?<p>In some ways, we’d have been happy to leave it at the longlist. As one of my fellow judges commented in the Man Booker shortlist …

Books

How To Get Lots Of Protein As A Vegan

And no, it doesn't involve eating a daily block of tofu.<p>Fully loaded vegan burritos. (Photo: James Ransom)<p>At some point or another, every vegan will be asked what he or she does for protein. It's a fact of life, as inevitable as daylight savings or taxes. It doesn't tend to be a popular question …

Creamy Parmesan Garlic Broccoli Casserole (Gratin / Bake)

Preheat oven to 180C/350F.<p>Place broccoli in a square baking dish. (Note 2)<p>Melt butter over medium low heat in a large saucepan. Add garlic and onion …

Recipes

How bad was JM Barrie?

<i>This article was originally published 09 May 2015. Pan premieres this afternoon.</i><p>"May God blast anyone who writes a biography of me," declared JM Barrie, in a curse scrawled across the pages of one of his last notebooks. Since his death in 1937, this dire warning has not prevented a slew of writers …

Literature

Daphne du Maurier always said her novel Rebecca was a study in jealousy

Seventy-five years after Daphne du Maurier published 'Rebecca’, her son tells Christian House how the author’s own torrid life inspired this enduring story<p>'Very roughly, the book will be about the influence of a first wife on a second,” wrote Daphne du Maurier in her notes. “Until wife 2 is haunted …

Sriracha Roasted Cauliflower

I love the summer time.<p>I love everything about it. I love the waking up to the hot sun beaming through the bedroom window, the bird’s chirping away, …

Recipes