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A Comprehensive Guide to Fried Chicken - Chowhound

While pork may be the most commonly consumed meat worldwide, it’s chicken that’s the most versatile. Fried chicken, our favorite variety (duh), comes …

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

The Grapes of Wrath: 10 surprising facts about John Steinbeck's novel

<b>John Steinbeck, who was born on February 27, 1902, was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1962. His 1939 book The Grapes of Wrath, published 75 years ago on April 14, has sold more than 14 million copies in the past 75 years. Here are 10 things about the novel that may surprise you.</b><p>The book …

England’s Greatest Landscaper: 10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Capability Brown

In the 300th anniversary year of the birth of Lancelot “Capability” Brown, it is clear that his reputation as the United Kingdom’s greatest …

Britain Votes to Leave EU: Pictures

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Astronaut Scott Kelly Returns to Earth: Pictures

25+ Free Printable Vintage Images

If you’re a fan of beautiful printable vintage images (like we are!) — rejoice! Earlier this month, the New York Public Library announced that they …

Wall Art

The Secrets in Greenland’s Ice Sheets

At one point several hundred thousand years ago, snow began falling over the center of the earth’s largest island. The snow did not melt, and in the years that followed, storms brought even more. All around Greenland, the arctic temperatures remained low enough for the snow to last past spring and …

Global Warming

Samuel Johnson book prize shortlist revealed

An unauthorised biography of late poet laureate Ted Hughes, already notorious for its controversial revelations about his marriage to, and the death of, Sylvia Plath, has made the shortlist for the £20,000 Samuel Johnson book prize.<p>Although shelves of books have been written about Plath, the …

The best novels in English: readers' alternative list

After Robert McCrum finished his two-year-long project compiling the best novels written in English, you had a lot to add. Here are the 15 books that received most votes to join the list<p>Which are the 100 best novels ever written in the English language? No list could possibly satisfy everyone, as …

Books

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

9 Curry Recipes to Spice Up Your Winter Routine

When you're stuck in a winter rut, it's so easy to fall back on a meat and potatoes routine; moreover, the same soups, stews, and hearty pasta dishes seem to be in constant rotation when you're not reaching for the phone to order take out. Come March, with spring so cruelly in reach, you've …

Daag curry base: the most useful curry recipe you'll ever read

Simple curry base daag is one of Britain’s most-searched-for recipes according to Google - make a big batch to freeze and use later for a huge array of dishes<p>Just reading an <b>Indian cookery book</b> makes me want to go and have a lie-down. The yard-long list of ingredients, most of which need a special …

Creative Dam Curry is a Popular Dish Near Famous Dams in Japan

Home / PhotographyCreative Dam Curry is a Popular Dish Near Famous Dams in Japan<p>By on May 24, 2015<p>A culinary trend known as “dam curry” is delighting diners all across Japan. Dam curry is a special dish featuring rice shaped like a dam that is holding back a flood of delicious curry. This dish was …

Japan

30 great opening lines in literature

Stephanie Perkins' top 10 most romantic books

I'm drawn to romance. If a novel or film or television show has even a hint of a love story, it's guaranteed to be the element in which I'll find myself the most heavily invested. I crave stolen glances. Declarations of adoration. Passionate first kisses.<p>It's unsurprising that my own novels are …

TS Eliot’s restless ghost finds home in seaside idyll

Photograph: © Estate of T.S. Eliot<p>The Eliot family house in Massachusetts.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/2/14/1423917677207/1a3b98a7-1011-41ff-883c-78e279fcdb88-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: © Estate of T.S. Eliot<p>The Eliot family house in …

Ali Smith favourite to win Costa book of the year 2014

How to Be Both’s daring combination of contemporary and Renaissance stories leads betting for the prestigious awards’ overall winner<p>Read extracts from all the category winners<b><br>•</b> Vote for your favourite in the poll below<p>Ali Smith’s dazzling literary novel How to Be Both is frontrunner to win the …

Anne Frank: 10 beautiful quotes from The Diary of a Young Girl

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2015 is “keep the memory alive”, and today we want to remember Annelies Marie Frank, better known as Anne Frank, who started her diary Diary of a Young Girl at the age of just 13, while hiding from the German occupation of Amsterdam during the second world war. …

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