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Dicas em Edimburgo, para além dos kilts e gaitas de fole

Capital da Escócia é um dos pontos mais apreciados das ilhas britânicas, acolhendo ao ano sete vezes mais turistas do que sua população. Ela é ideal …

From 'Ale' to 'Zymurgy': 8 Words About Beer

<i>Ale</i> is a word that is as old as English itself, dating to the 12th century. It’s distinguished from <i>lager</i> by usually being top-fermented, meaning that …

Beer

Florence Renaissance: How to Experience the Historic City Now

Florence, Italy is having something of a renaissance right now. With the opening of Gucci Garden, and jewelry designers such as Temple St. Clair opting to set up shop in historic locations like the Ponte Vecchio, there’s never been a better time to visit. Even on a more foundational level, the city …

The lessons of violence and inequality through the ages

<b>The Great Leveller: Violence and the History of Inequality from the Stone Age to the Twenty-First Century</b> By Walter Scheidel. <i>Princeton University</i> …

São Paulo em guerra: entenda o que foi a Revolução de 1932

No dia 9 de julho de 1932, o presidente Getúlio Vargas registrava em seu diário pessoal que a crise política responsável por arrastar o país em …

The Creation of 'Serendipity'

Jane Austen didn't invent <i>baseball</i>. Charles Dickens did not invent <i>boredom</i>. Shakespeare did not invent hundreds of the words for which he is given …

Has ‘Supper’ Always Meant ‘Dinner?'

What do you call the meal that you eat at the end of the day? Do you call it <i>dinner</i> or <i>supper</i>? Your answer might depend on where you grew up or how old …

Don’t Eat Before Reading This

A New York chef spills some trade secrets.<p>Good food, good eating, is all about blood and organs, cruelty and decay. It’s about sodium-loaded pork fat, stinky triple-cream cheeses, the tender thymus glands and distended livers of young animals. It’s about danger—risking the dark, bacterial forces of …

The Ancient Astronomy of Stonehenge Decoded

The summer solstice draws nigh, and many of us will spend it bemoaning the fact that we have yet again failed to make it to Stonehenge to view the …

Does Honor Matter?

A new book argues it’s a virtue that can motivate people to struggle against injustice—but doesn't adequately consider the more pernicious ways it manifests in society.<p>What is the virtue we most urgently need more of in America today? A few obvious answers come to mind: honesty, to counteract the …

Henry IV

10 locais deslumbrantes em Lisboa que (quase) ninguém conhece

Fuja dos tradicionais roteiros sobre o que visitar em Lisboa e venha connosco à descoberta dos locais mais secretos e menos frequentados por turistas …

This Is Why Anthropologie Stores Smell So F*cking Good

It's a little-known secret, and you can definitely do it at home.<p>You know how every time you walk into Anthropologie it smells really damn amazing? Like, so good that you never want to leave? What if I told you your house can smell exactly like that? It's true! Despite what you might think, that …

Sufism: Into the Mystic

An introduction to Sufism, the mystical-ascetical movement within Islam, whose followers have often been the target of ISIS jihadis.<p>In November 2017, …

Why we owe it to ourselves to spend quiet time alone every day

<i>Dola Sun</i><p>By not giving ourselves the minutes — or hours — free of devices and distractions, we risk losing our ability to know who we are and what’s …

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​The Best Shampoos For Thinning Hair

Pony so thicc.<p>There's nothing quite as scary as seeing how much hair stays behind in the shower when you're done using it. (Like...at what point should it just start paying rent, too?)<p>And while some hair loss is normal (the average person loses about 30-50 strands of hair per day!), the fact …

Roteiro de 7 dias pela Toscana com base em Florença | Piacere, Itália!

Dos emails que recebo de leitores, a maioria é pedindo ajuda para montar um roteiro pela Toscana que seja completo e, ao mesmo tempo, executável em …

Beautiful Pictures of Baku, Azerbaijan

TravelArticle<p>Prismatic and enigmatic, Baku, Azerbaijan, remains largely unknown to travelers.<p>Baku has always been at the crossroads of something. Caught between the empire-building machinations of the Persians, the Russians, and the Turks, it languished under the control of one or another of those …

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Há tempos a guerra na Síria não é mais sobre Assad

Decisão de Trump de bombardear a Síria, com alertas a Rússia e Irã, mostra o emaranhado de interesses do conflito. Há um vácuo de poder na região, …

Annie Leibovitz Teaches Photography in Her First Online Course

<i>FYI: If you sign up for a MasterClass course by clicking on the affiliate links in this post, Open Culture will receive a small fee that helps</i> …

Annie Leibovitz

Novo bar de vinhos serve taças a partir de R$ 12 na Fradique Coutinho

Foto: Luciano Braz<p>Se for verdade que tomar um cálice de vinho por dia faz bem à saúde, o novo <b>Vino! Bar</b> já tem razões suficientes para abrir as …

Best of Enemies: Europeans in the Ottoman Elite

European Christians who converted to Islam in the Ottoman Empire were vilified as traitors who had defected to the arch-enemy. But there is a big …

The best wine bars in NYC

Looking for a great wine bar? NYC's wine canteens are a rapidly growing local obsession among New York barflies. The rise of haute cocktails and …

In This Ancient City, Even Commoners Lived in Palaces

New archaeological finds at Teotihuacán suggest something astounding: It flourished without a massive underclass.<p><i>This</i> <i>story</i> <i>was originally published in</i> …

Os 7 lugares mais bacanas para ver shows em Nova York

Fernanda Paronetto, do Behind The Scenes NYC, mostra onde você pre-ci-sa ir se é amante de música<p><b>Nova York</b> não é chamada à toa de “a cidade que nunca …

Toscana

<b>1. Toscana Itália Verão Por do sol</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/13 Com seus vales e campos a perder de vista no horizonte, a Toscana é um dos destinos mais …

13 Cidades Românticas na Toscana para se apaixonar ainda mais

Quando se trata de destinos românticos, não há dúvida que a Toscana é o lugar certo para uma viagem inesquecível! É realmente uma das regiões mais …

O que fazer em Berlim: 15 Atrações Imperdíveis

O que fazer em Berlim?<p>Se você está procurando o que fazer em Berlim, provavelmente encontrou uma infinidade de possibilidades.<p>Sim, a capital alemã é …

Paris: como visitar os jardins de Monet em Giverny, passo a passo | Ricardo Freire

<i>Jardim das Águas, de Monet</i><p>Muitas casas onde moraram artistas e personalidades foram transformadas em museus mundo afora. Poucas, no entanto, …