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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

How to Eat Sushi

Although you won't be ejected from the average Japanese restaurant for mistreating your fish, knowing how to eat sushi the right way enhances the …

Red Bull's Best Clips of the 2017 World Cup Downhill

Downhill Skiing

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers | Inc.com

Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue for months to come.<p>But if you've finally gotten through all the titles that interested you back then, …

Books

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

Consensus wasn't easy in 2017. Maybe that's because the news this year kept us on edge, our eyes and ears pointed in many directions. Maybe it's due to the growth of streaming as the dominant listening platform, one whose rules have not yet fully been written. Whatever the cause, with the exception …

Kendrick Lamar

Best Mystery & Thrillers of 2017!

<i>This “Best of 2017 Mystery & Thrillers” list originally ran in our mystery newsletter. Sign up for Unusual Suspects.</i><p>The mystery genre puts out a lot …

Mark Lawson welcomes the return of George Smiley, drunken spooks and the recreation of a real-life murder trial<p>In literature, as in boxing, great champions have compromised their reputations by going on too long. But entering the ring for the 24th time, at the age of 86, John le Carré remained an …

Books

Tip: Stop Stretching Your Lower Back

Stretches for the low back can backfire, leading to more tightness and pain. Do this instead.<p>This Stretch Can Make Things Worse<p>Check out the warm-up …

Pain

Amanda Palmer shares political visuals for string quartet cover of Pink Floyd’s “Mother”

The visuals, shot on location at Opus 40 sculpture park, are "dedicated to the current administration". Palmer scripted the video, which was …

Smashing Pumpkins

Our favorite mesh Wi-Fi system can now boost any router you already have

We absolutely love the AmpliFi HD (High-Density) Home Wi-Fi System, which is by far the fastest and most reliable mesh wireless solution in this …

Experimental drugs rewire brain connections in autism

New research from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas has identified two potential new treatments for autism spectrum disorder, targeting …

Neuroscience

The new thermodynamics: how quantum physics is bending the rules

Experiments are starting to probe the limits of the classical laws of thermodynamics.<p>It would take a foolhardy physicist to dare attempt to break the …

27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

Books

Chefs reveal the 9 most common mistakes people make when cooking pasta

Pasta is probably one of the simplest dishes you can make. It's so easy, a broke college student can do it, right?<p>As it turns out, there's a lot more nuance to whipping up a perfectly al dente plate of pasta than just throwing a box of noodles into boiling water and hoping for the best.<p>INSIDER …

Watch the Three Winning Runs From Rampage 2017

And the winner is...everybody! The riders and the fans were treated to perfect conditions and a display of skill and one-upmanship that surpassed …

The Telltale Signs of a Toxic Coffee Addiction (and How to Fix it) | Inc.com

We're all guilty of it, leaning on our dear friend coffee as a pick me up. It starts out as a social activity, you text a friend asking if they want to meet up for coffee because lets face it, it's delicious and you're bored. You then find yourself incorporating it into your morning routine, and …

Coffee

How to Know When You Need to Chill the [email protected]%k Out with Your Training

Need to take a mental breather? Here are some telltale signs that may be the case, according to experts.<p>As we all know, bike-riding is really fun, and there’s nothing more rewarding than seeing the benefits of hard training in faster Strava times, longer rides, and better race results. We all know …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

King Arthur’s ‘true identity’ revealed? Highlights from our History Weekend in Winchester

Crowds of history enthusiasts visited Winchester for <i>BBC History Magazine’s</i> History Weekend festival in early October, which brought lively …

History

Related Maps

Eater editors get asked one question more than any other: Where should I eat <i>right now</i>? While many people still consider Manhattan the locus of New York’s dining scene, swathes of Brooklyn have become dining destinations in their own right. New restaurants from ambitious chefs and acclaimed …

Comfort Food

Why you shouldn't keep your coffee in the fridge or freezer!

Many people who drink coffee only occasionally at home or those that buy larger quantities tend to store their beans or grounds in the fridge or …

You Need a Limited Edition Futuristic Bottle of 'Blade Runner' Whiskey - Bloody Disgusting

First there was Guillermo del Toro tequila. Now, <i>Blade Runner</i> whiskey!<p>You may remember that Rick Deckard sipped Johnnie Walker Black Label whiskey …

Yoga for Lower Back Pain Video

Embed Add to Favorites Added to Favorites Make Feature Featured<p>Video player is disabled while the embed window is open.<p>Copy and paste the HTML code …

Cycling can make people healthy and live longer, and cut public health costs, so why can’t it be prescribed to the nation?<p>Imagine if a team of scientists devised a drug which massively reduced people’s chances of developing cancer or heart disease, cutting their overall likelihood of dying early by …

Biomedicine

Mercedes-AMG Unleash Their Latest Hypercar On The World

When a carmaker claws its way to the top of Formula One rankings and stays there to dominate year on year, there’s only one way to celebrate – build …

Scientists are turning their attention to the microbiome of where we live

In the past decade, the microbiome of the human gut — the trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living inside of us that may influence our health and happiness — has become a widely discussed area of research. Less well-known is the world of microbes outside our bodies — the microbiomes of where …

Give Up Prosecco to Save Your Teeth? British Claim Riles Italy

ROME — A storm in a wineglass has erupted between Italy and Britain after some British dentists claimed this past week that prosecco, the bubbly North Italian wine, causes chronic tooth decay.<p>The Italians were particularly incensed by headlines, that, like The Daily Post in Wales, cautioned that …

Wine

Too much exercise can lead to cardiac problems, especially for those over 40, heart specialist says

The sudden death of Australian Ironman Dean Mercer has left many people asking how does a healthy athlete suffer a sudden cardiac arrest?<p>Aged 47, …