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Is menopause optional? These scientists say reversing aging is possible

By the time most women can actually afford to have a kid (with a career that’s stable enough to focus on motherhood) the fertility window is no …

12 Books Every Woman Should Read Right Now

Recommended reading for 2016<p>This year (let's face it, every year) was a complicated one to be a woman in America. There were undeniably exhilarating highs as we collectively watched the acheivements of women athletes at the summer Olympics; the glorious heights attained by young women like Simone …

Books: 10 most important books of 2016 and more

Hello, I'm books editor Carolyn Kellogg, with this week's book news for you.<p><b>THE BIG STORY</b><p>Looking back on the year, I've selected the 10 most important books of 2016. Because books take so long to create, there's no guarantee that they'll be as meaningful when they're published as they were when …

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Gaitskill Spins A Swirling Tale Of Love, Delusion And Horses In 'The Mare'

Mary Gaitskill writes tough. Her characters are almost always "users" — users of drugs and other people; they're often mean and manipulative and flooded with self-loathing. In short, to quote the title of her debut short story collection, Gaitskill writes about people who are no strangers to "bad …

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The Only Vegan and Gluten-Free Dish You'll Need To Survive Winter

Food and eating has and always will be special and unifying to my family. There is no doubt about it, the kitchen is by far the most important room in my parents' home. They are forever hosting and it doesn't matter if you stop by for a few minutes or a few hours, you won't be allowed to leave …

5 Fashion Editor Styling Tricks You Need to Master

Working in fashion will teach you a thing or two about getting dressed—and looking effortless. Here, see a few tricks—in motion—that we have up our sleeves.

Remembering Kim Gordon’s 90s fashion label

<i>How does fashion shape adolescence? Every month, Claire Healy deconstructs the ways that style culture has contributed to the idea of the teenager in new series Extreme Adolescents.</i><p>A languid East Coast drawl narrates a strange but familiar montage; crop haired girls trying on neat A-Line shifts and …

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Easily Distracted By Noise? You Might Just Be A Creative Genius

What did Charles Darwin, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Marcel Proust all have in common? Besides being creative geniuses, they shared an odd quirk: The luminaries were abnormally sensitive to noise, and often required solitude to work.<p>Proust, for instance, rarely left his one-bedroom apartment in …

Spectacularly Detailed Dioramas Hidden Inside Vintage Ring Boxes

In Toronto-based artist Talwst's dioramas, antique ring boxes become tiny theaters where spectacularly detailed scenes unfold on a miniature scale. The artist began his unique hobby when a vendor at a Paris market handed him an old ring box and said, “I want to see you do something with this.” …

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Karl Ove Knausgaard: the latest literary sensation

Zadie Smith says she needs his books 'like crack'. The Norwegian writer's unflinching six-volume account of his day-to-day life has also provoked legal action and death threats. Is he brave or shameless, asks Hari Kunzru<p>• Read an extract from My Struggle: 1 here<p>Sometime in 2006 or 2007, Karl Ove …

7 Beauty Looks Made for Menswear-Inspired Dressing: From Ciara to Kristen Stewart

From seventies-inspired white pant suits to the return of the tuxedo jacket, menswear-inspired dressing can telegraph <b>Bianca Jagger</b> or <b>Bowie</b>—depending on your hair and makeup. Spotted at Berlin Fashion Week, <b>Dree Hemingway</b> upped the tough-edged glamour of a black suit with pin-straight hair and …

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10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …

I Tried Gwyneth Paltrow's Guide to Living Zen

I'm always experimenting with different ways to kick my health up a notch, whether it's incorporating a green juice into my diet or jumping on a trampoline to get toned. But one thing remains the same: Gwyneth Paltrow is always my inspiration. Paltrow is the epitome of all things healthy: She's …

10 Ways to Survive a Long Flight

No matter what you do, being stuck inside a metal tube in coach class for hours is going to suck. You're not going to sleep well, unless you're one of those bizarre people who can sleep anywhere, in which case, I'm incredibly jealous. Your skin will be dried out. Your muscles will ache. You'll feel …

14 Greens Even Healthier Than Kale

From the editors of Cosmo.com, the new greens to try in your next salad.<p>Kale has been having a moment for quite some time now, mostly because it's green and healthy and tasty—at least as far as lettuce goes. As any registered dietitian will tell you, the veggie does pack a ridiculous amount of …

A Material and a Spiritual Girl

My mind often wonders during a fashion show. Sometimes, I make mundane lists. Other times, I analyze the state of my cuticles. More often than not, I contemplate my next meal. Lately, the news has been so heavy between the conflicts in Gaza and the Ukraine, the missing Air Malaysian flight, ISIS, …

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3 Steps to the Perfect Red Lip

Photo: Katie Friedman<p>Nothing says icon like a signature red lip—think Marilyn Monroe, Madonna, Gwen Stefani. It exudes a sense of power and sexiness at the same time and will always be in vogue. But you don't have to be a superstar to pull off the crimson pout. A bold pop of red will up the sex …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

6 amazing mascaras to try

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The Lipstick Shades Bazaar Editors Can't Live Without

Bazaar editors share the one lipstick shade they're constantly re-applying.<p>Just like a fabulous pair of shoes, there's nothing a great lipstick can't fix. It can transform your look from day to night, take attention away from that little blemish, or simply brighten your face. In honor of National …

The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the beauty of the desolate buildings he passed on …

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20,000 Days On Earth - Trailer 1

Musician Nick Cave celebrates his 20,000th day on earth in this documentary that blends fact with drama.

How to Get French Girl Hair

The secrets to Caroline de Maigret's perfect messy-chic 'do<p>If there were a universal description for chic hair, it would be the messy, bedhead waves created by the always-stylish, and never overdone French girl. Case in point: Caroline de Maigret. The model and music producer's tousled waves are …

Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

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