Marie Valentine Regan

20 Added | 3 Magazines | @mariefilm | Keep up with Marie Valentine Regan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Marie Valentine Regan”

These former Netscape employees hatched a plan to reinvent voting machines with open source software. Then the revolution stalled thanks to the IRS. http://bit.ly/1569f0s

18 Ways to Add a Pop of Color to Your Furniture

Grab your paint brushes, people.<p>Top designers give tips and tricks for updating your old furniture to make it look like brand new. All it takes is (drumroll, please) a coat of paint!

Can we cook ourselves thin?

Preparing food from scratch makes us healthier, is good for the soul and gives us our humanity. So why has cooking become something we watch, rather than do? William Leith reports.<p><b>Jean-Michel Cohen</b>believes he has the cure for obesity. As I chatted to the French diet doctor recently in his large, …

Nutrition

The Depressed Cake Shop: sweet treats for mental health awareness – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:00 pm, August 1, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>London, prepare yourself for another pop-up bakery. But before you groan in apathy, this isn’t your …

Gay chef Yotam Ottolenghi's best creation? A baby boy

Yotam Ottolenghi, perhaps the most fashionable and modern of cookery writers, has had the most modern of babies.<p>Ottolenghi, who is openly gay, has described having a second coming out. This time as a father.<p>He and his partner Karl Allen paid at least £65,000 to a surrogacy clinic in California for …

Recipes

The 50 Best Things to Eat and Drink Right Now

Food<p>44 Photos<p>Toggle Scroll<p>July 22, 2013<p>We're living in a golden age of stuffing our pieholes. And because there are so many mad-genius chefs and mixologists out there right now, we have a problem: separating the merely great from the transcendent, book-a-flight, text-everyone-you-know stuff. So we …

6 Healthy (Mess-Free) Homemade Snacks to Pack When Traveling

Bring some of these delicious, good-for-you treats with you and you'll have no trouble bypassing the junk food at rest stops and airports.<p>The Salted …

Healthy Eating

Why Are Potato Chip Bags Always Half-Empty?

As disappointing as it can be to tear into a bag of Lay’s to find empty air where your afternoon snack should be, that extra space in the package is …

International Olympic Committee

The Woman at the Wheel

In 1909, driving was a man’s work. As one doctor wrote, “A speed of 15 or 20 miles an hour in a motor causes [women] acute mental suffering, nervous …

Etymology

5 Forgotten Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm

For every <i>Little Red Riding Hood</i>, <i>Snow White</i>, or <i>Rapunzel</i>, there are literally dozens of much more obscure—and certainly more bizarre—Grimm's Fairy …

Literature

How to Navigate by the Stars

Explorers have used the stars as a compass for millennia, and if you’re out having adventures at night, you should add the skill to your arsenal. (If …

Astronomy

What Are The Most Lactose Intolerant Places In The World? [Infographic]

Whether you can digest milk comfortably after childhood is a genetic fluke. For many people, the ability to produce lactase--the enzyme that allows the body to break down lactase, the sugar in milk--disappears after childhood, when we no longer need to survive on our mother's milk.<p>Lactase …

Science Weekly podcast: the waking nightmare of sleep paralysis

Psychologist Dr Christopher French and film-maker Carla MacKinnon joined forces to raise awareness of sleep paralysis<p>This week's edition is dedicated to the little understood phenomenon of "sleep paralysis": the experience of waking from sleep (or waking at the point of entering sleep) and being …

Spacesuit X-Rays And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Hannah returns to 'Dexter' ... with a vengeance

Welcome back to "Dexter," Hannah McKay! It's no secret that Yvonne Strahovski was reprising her role this season, but what a grand entrance she made. Just as Dex and Deb's relationship was finding its footing again, Hannah knocked 'em down — literally — by spiking their coffee with her signature …

The New 'Doctor Who' Is... – /Film

On an elaborate worldwide broadcast Sunday, actor <b>Peter Capaldi</b> was revealed to be the new <b>Doctor Who</b>. The role was vacated earlier this year when the …

Lindsay Lohan's 'Canyons' tanks at New York City theater

Despite boasting the provocative combination of<p>Lindsay Lohanand a porn star, "The Canyons" failed to interest moviegoers this weekend.<p>At least that was the case at the one theater where the movie debuted,<p>New York City's IFC Center, which sold a paltry $15,200 worth of tickets to "The Canyons," per …

Lindsay Lohan

The Turning – first look review

This ambitious adaptation of Tim Winton’s short stories is a beautifully, unapologetically Australian film<p>In the midst of an off-season for Australian cinema comes a bold and audacious crazy quilt of a film that resembles its own mini-Aussie New Wave. Tim Winton's The Turning, which premiered at …