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The Real Story Behind Benedict Cumberbatch's 'Imitation Game'

By Suzanne Donahue for Off the Shelf<p>I am a huge Benedict Cumberbatch fan and am dying to see what he does in "The Imitation Game," the film in which he plays the mathematician Alan Turing. I am sure he will bring Turing to wonderful life as he has done in many other roles but a film can only cover …

Alan Turing

Book Review: Cosmigraphics

<b>Cosmigraphics: Picturing Space through Time</b><br>by Michael Benson<br>Abrams, 2014 ($50)<p>Long before Hubble Space Telescope photographs wowed us with their …

Barbara Walters on the Art of Conversation, How to Talk to Bores, and What Truman Capote Teaches Us About Being Interesting

What <i>The Paris Review</i> has done for the art of the interview in print, <b>Barbara Walters</b> has done for it on television. By the time she was forty, Walters was seen by more people than any other woman on TV and had grown famous for her ability not only to land interviews with seemingly unapproachable …

How to Make Fried Rice Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Pat</i> <i>Tanumihardja,</i> <i>author of The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook, explains how to make a takeout favorite, with</i> …

Eat these 10 nutrient-rich foods to promote longevity

If you eat a high-protein diet, you might want to put down your knife and fork. According to a study published last week in Cell Metabolism, following a protein-packed diet may increase your risk of early death.<p>After tracking 6,381 adults aged 50 and over for 18 years, the researchers found people …

Best Ever Chocolate Oatmeal No-Bake Bars {Clean-Eating}

So, I saw this recipe on Pinterest and immediately knew I wanted to try it. But I took awhile to get around to it.<p>However, the other day, my friend …

Good-For-You Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge

Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge<p>1 cup natural peanut butter<br>• 4 Tablespoons coconut oil<br>• 1 1/2 Tablespoons maple syrup<br>• 4 ounces quality dark chocolate (I used …

Healthy Banana Bread (Whole Wheat, Vegan, Oil-free & Sugar-free)

After more than a month of mindless eating and indulging I feel like I am finally back to my old self. All the overeating though made me feel great …

Breakfast

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Kale

<b>Kale</b><p><b>What</b>: A cruciferous vegetable with green or purple leaves close to wild cabbage. <b>Why we love it</b>: High in fiber, with cholesterol-lowering and …