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Real-Life Capsule Wardrobe Example for Spring

Earlier this year, I wrote a 3-part series about my recent experiment with capsule wardrobes: why I did it, how I did it, and what I learned. While …

How Listening to Music and Fighting with Susan Sontag Helped Me Cope with Chemo

Whatever I thought I meant when I said, "Give it to me straight, doc," I wasn't prepared when the radiologist answered, "I thought we would be …

10 best podcasts by women you probably haven't heard — and need to now

Like other forms of media, the podcast industry is largely dominated by white, male voices. Take a quick look at the top 10 podcasts in iTunes, and …

Feminism

Lucinda Williams is still one of the great American mavericks. Back in the late 80s, she brought a new rock following to country music when she signed to Rough Trade and helped to launch that hybrid genre, Americana. Her new set mixes country influences with gospel and blues, and is notable both …

Lucinda Williams

This morning, she is now a survivor." -@HodaKotb shares wonderful news about her friend Leah Still. #LeahStrong https://t.co/0LpGioJwll

If you’re looking for someone who shares your passion for reading, offers recommendations and maybe even organises a books giveaway every now and then, then watching YouTube book vloggers is perfect for you. Book group <b>Millennium RIOT Readers</b> share their 5 favourites<p>At book group, because we love …

Books

Marie Kondo’s Life-Changing Magic and death.

The cover art for Marie Kondo’s <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up</i>—3 million copies sold and counting—is strikingly low-key for self-help: A wash …

Midttun: Hege Storhaug og vår misnøyes vinter

Nominasjonen til VGs kåring av «Årets navn» ble ikke akkurat dramatisk jevn og spennende: Hege Storhaugs 42 024 stemmer er mer enn hva de neste fire …

The Best Factual Podcasts

Top 50 most popular non-fiction podcasts in 2015<p>Podcasts are on a roll. Diversity and quality keep expanding. New ones pop up every day. But there …

7 Easy, Slow-Cooker Stews

From awesome Thai-inspired chicken stew to incredible gumbo, here are seven extra-simple slow-cooker stews.<p>It doesn't get easier than slow-cooker …

Sandalias,Mocasines,Zapatos Casual,Bailarinas,Zapatos De Vestir,Precio bajo

Productos nuevos para mayo<p>€127.80 €77.30<br>Ahorre: 40% descuento<p>Perfección Imac Mujer 2016 Botines Marrone<p>€127.80 €77.30<br>Ahorre: 40% descuento<p>Bien Mujer …

Aspirin 'may double life expectancy of cancer patients'

A daily dose of aspirin can double the life expectancy of patients with cancers affecting the gastrointestinal tract, according to a study.<p>It was already known that that frequent use of aspirin can prevent bowel cancer, but the most recent study also suggests that men and women with a range of …

Cancer

After Robert McCrum finished his two-year-long project compiling the best novels written in English, you had a lot to add. Here are the 15 books that received most votes to join the list<p>Which are the 100 best novels ever written in the English language? No list could possibly satisfy everyone, as …

Books

21 Five-Ingredient Crock Pot Recipes

Using a slow cooker isn't as much of a short cut when the recipe calls for sixteen ingredients you don't have.

22 Wonderful Movies You Probably Missed This Year That You Can Watch Right Now

August is a painfully slow month for movies, so why not catch up on these gems (which are all available to watch right now) that you might have missed this year?

Photograph: Redmond Durrell/Alamy<p>We have observed the effects of epigenetics in rodents for many decades.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/14/1436891016836/24cceb4f-bd45-4be0-9c55-4c8b730e3cf7-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Redmond Durrell/Alamy<p>We have observed the …

Genetics

Baffling Telugu film sequence from the 80s

It's listed as Adavi Donga (1985), but I am not sure what I just watched.

Though you may need a quiet room to read it in, Matthew Crawford’s study of our distracting modern age is a rewarding one<p>If an attention deficit is the mental equivalent of obesity, perhaps politicians should be more worried about slack minds than flabby waistlines. The bleep of a text message or …

Mickey Mouse

Best books for summer 2015: what to read

We asked novelists and historians to tell us which new book and which classic they’re packing this year. From Ishiguro to Napoleon, here are their selections:<p><b>Alan Johnson</b> <br>A new Kazuo Ishiguro novel is always worth waiting for, which is just as well because The Buried Giant (Faber) is his first in a …

Transform Your Walls With 22 BIG Wall Art DIYs

Gallery walls are amazing but *kinda* time consuming. If you want to make some serious impact with color and design, then maybe it’s time to steer away from that gallery wall template and opt for one giant piece of art. Big wall art can make a small space seem grander and help your large space feel …

Wall Art

If it’s paternalistic for people in authority to make choices for me, is it also paternalistic for them to insist that I do the choosing for my own good?<p>Choice can be a mixed blessing – as you know if you’ve ever spent an evening browsing hundreds of titles on Netflix only to repair despondently to …

Obama Administration

XO: the most emotionally intense podcast you'll ever hear

Podcasting is often described as the evolution of radio, but I consider it more an evolution of the telephone.<p>The <i>Serial</i>s of the world …

24 Movies You Probably Missed This Year, But Should Totally See

Just because these 2014 movies flew under the radar — and each grossed less than $10 million at the U.S. box office this year — that doesn't mean they aren't so very worth your time.<p>Playing Theresa D'Agostino in Seasons 3 and 4 of <i>The Wire</i> was a major break for Brandy Burre, the biggest role of her …

What Is Fatigue?

When, on a blustery day in Oxford in 1954, Roger Bannister ran the first sub-four-minute mile, measuring out the full capacity of his lungs and legs and collapsing across the finish line, he felt, as he later wrote, “like an exploded flashlight.” That was the feeling researchers were trying to …

Cancer, a love story

Jackie and I fell hard, despite her illness. But how could I love someone while anticipating the loss of her?<p>A few weeks back, my girlfriend Jackie and I threw a party in an East Village bar to celebrate her 10-year cancerversary. We got our hair blown out and our nails done. We wore festive …

Fremtidens helseutfordringer

Befolkningssammensetningen endrer seg. Flere eldre og innvandrere gir nye helseutfordringer i fremtiden. Hvordan skal helsevesenet møte disse?<p>Tid og …

Google Epically Screwed Up Its Flu Prediction Tool Last Year

Google Flu was hailed as the shining example of how big data could be put to use for the public good when Google first launched it in 2008.<p>And it worked well back then. Google compared its predictions against the cases that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed and its predictions were …

Paternalisme 2.0

<b>Fremtidsvisjonen «Helse 2.0» markedsføres som en frigjøring fra legenes makt. Men det sitter en formynder, en paternalist, i hver eneste …

Always busy? How to cope when life gets overwhelming

<i>Life today is a never-ending juggle of work, self-improvement and socialising. When did it all become so overwhelming and how can we make it</i> …