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Before Balfour: the Reformation helped to create the state of Israel

The Israel that David Lloyd George was won over to through Sunday school was a merger of Christian theological fantasy and British national self-aggrandisement<p>Martin Luther became a horrendous antisemite in later life. But the foundation of a Jewish homeland for the Jewish people is hard to imagine …

Israel

The Evolution of Art: Artworks That Advanced Our Understanding of the Medium, Part I

A couple million years ago, humans discovered fire, and in 1879 Thomas Edison manufactured a lightbulb. Today we take both fire and electricity for …

André Kertész's everyday poetry – in pictures

André Kertész began taking photographs in his native Hungary in 1912, before moving to Paris and then New York, where he lived for almost 50 years. A pioneer of the photographic artform, he was a contemporary of Mondrian and Chagall, though his work was not determined by prevailing schools or …

Poetry

Understanding and improving your credit score

Your credit score impacts all areas of your financial life, from getting approved for a credit card to the rate you qualify for on a mortgage. Not …

The best airlines in the world 2017

For those on a short-haul break, <b>Air Berlin</b> is the most punctual and <b>Swiss International Air Lines</b> has the most attentive service, but <b>British Airways</b> …

Who is Banksy and what are his most famous works of art?

Banksy is the anonymous British graffiti artist and who has brought his satirical street art to walls, bridges and buildings throughout the world.<p>His …

The Greatest Collection of Renoir, Matisse, Monet, Degas, and Other French Impressionists Is More Accessible Than Ever

The Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia has just made a huge technological advance<p>French Impressionist fans, rejoice: the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia has just made over half of their collection available online with open access, meaning you can now download images of works by Renoir, Cézanne, …

Renoir

How to Parent Without Punishing ... and Still Have Well-Behaved Kids

Purchasing the Time-Out Chair and talking about how many times you’ve had to ground your tween/teen almost seem like rites of passage. While it's …

Zac Efron

Meet Grace VanderWaal: Pop Prodigy on the Edge of 13

Is latest 'America's Got Talent' winner the next Taylor Swift?<p>Two years ago, Grace VanderWaal was your average small-town child prodigy, learning the …

28 Best Smoothie Recipes For Weight Loss

If you're sipping on a smoothie in the morning to lose weight, don't just throw a million healthy ingredients into the blender and hope for the best! It needs to follow this formula for weight loss. You can stray from the formula a little, but aim to keep it between 300 and 400 calories, and it …

Breakfast

George Harrison Is Still Classic Rock’s Best-Kept Secret

Overshadowed during his life by his role in the world’s biggest band, The Quiet One was so much more than just the Beatles—he was classic rock’s …

The Russian Expat Leading the Fight to Protect America

In a war against hackers, Dmitri Alperovitch and CrowdStrike are our special forces (and Putin's worst nightmare).<p>At six o'clock on the morning of May 6, Dmitri Alperovitch woke up in a Los Angeles hotel to an alarming email. Alperovitch is the thirty-six-year-old cofounder of the cybersecurity …

Homeland Security

Six Pokémon Go tips for the ultimate beginner

If you're not quite sure what a Pokémon is, this one's for you<p>If you’re here, it’s because everyone you know is talking about one thing: <i>Pokémon Go</i>, the new iOS and Android game that’s sending people outside in droves. But maybe you’re not yet one of them, because, well, you’re not really sure what</i> …

Pokémon

Neuroscience Reveals the Nourishing Benefits That Silence Has on Your Brain

Here's what happens to your brain when it's surrounded by the noise of nothingness.<p>When's the last time you sat in total, utter silence? While it's not easy to find true peace and quiet, there's now evidence you may want to find more opportunities to embrace noiselessness throughout your day.<p>We …

The Brain

What's the Best Concert Album of All Time?

Each week in this column a musician points to the best or most influential concert attended as a spectator. But what was the best concert album ever …

Jason Isbell

Watch Yoko Ono's Farewell to NYC Record Store Other Music

Sharon Van Etten, Bill Callahan, Frankie Cosmos, Yo La Tengo and more played tribute show at Bowery Ballroom<p>Yoko Ono made a surprise appearance …

Izaac Enciso's Conceptual Street Photography

Mexican-born and LA-based photographer Izaac Enciso's latest book 'Symbols' blends contemporary street photography with found objects and intervention.<p>Mexican-born and LA-based photographer Izaac Enciso's latest book <i>Symbols</i> blends contemporary street photography with found objects and intervention. …

Street Photography

Dramatic, minimalist street photography that captures the quieter side of Tokyo

Picking out the enticing patterns and symmetry of Tokyo's streets and surrounding architecture, while playing with light and shadow – Japanese …

Street Photography

Gwen Stefani Carpool Karaoke (w/ George Clooney & Julia Roberts)

Always Photograph Flowers This Way

Flowers are magical. The first thing I photographed with my first camera was a flower in my yard. It was the perfect subject because it was …

7 of the best alcohol subscription services

<b>And more often than not, knowing what your drinking style is— and learning how to navigate the wide world of drinking for yourself — can be confusing.</b> Which cocktail should you master? Which wine is the best wine? What even counts as an artisan brewery? There are just So. Many. Options.<p>Luckily for …

Alcohol

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

Top 10 US mid-Atlantic national and state parks

The eastern states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland offer green spaces with stunning peaks and waterfalls, as well as wonderful wildlife<p>Delaware Water Gap national recreation area, Pennsylvania<p>The Delaware river forms part of the border between Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In the …

National Parks

BBQ 101: Barbecue Chicken Tips and Trick

<b>Try these tips and tricks for the perfect BBQ chicken:</b><p><b>1. Take the Time to Brine -</b> Brining chicken helps to keep it juicy and moist and is very easy …

What Everybody Ought To Know About Photographing Sunsets and Sunrises

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BBQ 101: How to Grill Mussels

<b>Grilling Mussels:</b><p>First, fire up the grill until medium-high to high heat (This can be determined by holding your hand over the cooking grate for …

THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight

More often than not, the flying experience will run the gamut from pure bliss to heightened tension.<p>Antiretroviral pills Truvada sit at a pharmacy in …