Chris Marlowe

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How I Lost 20 Pounds and Rid My Belly of Bloat for Good

Molly Duggan overhauled her diet and now feels better than ever.<p><b>Before:</b> 137<p><b>After:</b> 120<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>I was never overweight to the point that I was considered unhealthy, but I didn't feel comfortable in my skin—especially after I ate. I constantly felt bloated and uncomfortable.<p>After every meal, I …

Win Prizes of over 20K in the Freeditorial Long- Short Story Contest on WTD (Free Entry)

If you want to win big with your writing, and need some strong motivation to write, here’s your chance.Our new Freeditorial Long-Short Fiction Story …

Stephen King’s “Everything You Need to Know About Writing Successfully – in Ten Minutes”

We came across the following article by Stephen King a little while ago. We believe it was originally published in a 1986 edition of The Writer …

After Thousands of Years, Earth's Frozen Life Forms Are Waking Up

What's happening in Siberia's thawing permafrost and Greenland's melting glaciers sounds borderline supernatural. Ancient viruses, bacteria, plants, …

Faking Murders And Stealing Bitcoin: Why The Silk Road Is The Strangest Crime Story Of The Decade

To his family, he was former Eagle Scout Ross Ulbricht. To his housemates, he was “Joshua Terrey.” To the U.S. government, he’s “The Dread Pirate Roberts” – the criminal mastermind who created and operated the billion dollar black market website Silk Road. His trial began on January 13.<p>The …

Silk Road

First Listen: Amason, 'Sky City'

Sky City<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Amason is a Swedish musical pastiche with a lot of names and a lot of talent: Gustav Ejstes (from Dungen), Amanda Bergman (who performs as Idiot Wind), Petter Winnberg and Nils Törnqvist (from Little Majorette) and …

First Listen: The Lone Bellow, 'Then Came The Morning'

Then Came the Morning<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>The Lone Bellow isn't the first modern band to traffic in grandiose folk-rock uplift, but it's already among the best. Singer-songwriter Zach Williams writes with real ambition, as he channels some of …

First Listen: Jessica Pratt, 'On Your Own Love Again'

On Your Own Love Again<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>"Night Faces," the opening track from Jessica Pratt's extraordinary 2012 debut, showcased a singular ability to transform a worn-out cliche into something stirring. Just through the choices she made as …

Cholera Bacteria Kill Each Other With Spears To Steal DNA

The Highlander film series is about a race of immortal warriors who try to behead each other with swords, so they can steal the powers of their fallen rivals.<p>This is basically the same story but instead of badly accented Scotsmen with katanas, we have diarrhoea-causing bacteria with syringes. And …

8 Actionable Online Courses. Donate to Charity. Code Like a Champ.

<b>Become a Web Developer from Scratch! (Complete Course)</b><p>Learn All The Programming Languages Needed To Be Your Own Developer<p><b>Responsive Web Design …

How to Develop a Daily Writing Habit

A Guide to Keeping Your New Year‘s Resolution<p>One of my New Year’s resolutions for 2014 was to write daily. I’m happy to report that I only missed a …

Kepler 438b: Most Earth-like planet ever discovered could be home for alien life

An alien world that orbits a distant star in the constellation of Lyra may be the most Earth-like planet ever found outside the solar system.<p>The planet, named Kepler 438b, is slightly larger than Earth and circles an orange dwarf star that bathes it in 40% more heat than our home planet receives …

The science of ZOMBIES: Neuroscientists reveal the anatomy of the undead's brain - and how to avoid becoming their dinner

Their lumbering, menacing gait and insatiable hunger for flesh strikes fear into even the most seasoned horror film fan.<p>Now, two neuroscientists have …

The Walking Dead

Try this exercise to rid your writing of cliches

THE TRAVEL WRITING LEXICON is filled with cliches and vague descriptions. You know what I mean. Pick up the next guidebook you see and count how many …

Programming A Game With Unity: A Beginner’s Guide

A surprising feature of the internet economy is the rise of indie videogames. Once the exclusive domain of thousand-man, multi-million dollar …

Consoleception: You Can Play Your PS4 Through Your Xbox One

At the Tokyo Game Show this past week, Microsoft got a question about whether or not the Xbox One’s HDMI-In capability will support the ability to run its rival, the PlayStation 4. Xbox senior director of product management and planning Albert Panello dodged the question at first, but later on his …

Daniel Lieberman: 'Dieting is a disaster for everyone'

Daniel Lieberman is a professor of human evolutionary biology at Harvard and has published numerous studies about why the human body looks and behaves the way it does. His new book is <i>Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health and Disease</i>. One of his current areas of study is the advantages of …