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The Best Men’s Watches That Don’t Cost A Fortune

These affordable watch brands are producing high quality timepieces that belie their cheap price points, proving that you don't need to spend …

Watches

After Annihilation: 10 strange sci-fi books that should be on screen

With Netflix's adaptation of Richard Morgan’s body-hopping cyberpunk novel Altered Carbon, Alex Garland directing the adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer’s weird and symbolist novel Annihilation and The Expanse’s third season set for release on Syfy this year, any number of SF and fantasy novels that …

Whose University Is It Anyway?

TOWARD THE END of his life George Orwell wrote, “By the age of 50, everyone has the face he deserves.” The same is true of societies and their …

10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

Science Fiction

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Win – and Neither Did His Campaign

On the afternoon of November 8, 2016, Kellyanne Conway settled into her glass office at Trump Tower. Right up until the last weeks of the race, the …

Donald Trump

The 30 best comic book artists of 2017

Skottie Young<p>There’s a psychotic gleefulness throughout all of Skottie Young’s work that pairs quiet lovingly with Gert in I Hate Fairyland, and this …

Graphic Novels

Top 10 experimental thrillers

In these risk-taking novels, by writers from Paul Auster to William Burroughs, watching the formal adventures can be as thrilling as the detective work<p>Gertrude Stein once said fiction that merely related events was no longer interesting in an age of ubiquitous mass media. But Stein remained …

Books

Slow-Cooker Short Ribs With Rosemary Potatoes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together broth, tomato paste, parsley stems, 1 teaspoon salt, and pepper in a 6-quart slow cooker. Add short ribs, onions, …

Slow Cookers

Where Did the English Language Come From?: An Animated Introduction

If you've ever deliberately studied the English language — or, even worse, taught it — you know that bottomless aggravation awaits anyone foolish …

Language Learning

The End Of Capitalism Is Already Starting–If You Know Where To Look

One of America’s foremost Marxist economists has never felt so optimistic in his 50-year career.<p>These days, Richard Wolff is feeling pretty glad he stuck around teaching this long. Now in his 70s and lecturing at the New School University and having become, over the course of his nearly …

Wall Street

12 Best Color Scheme Generator Web Apps for Designers

You're reading 12 Best Color Scheme Generator Web Apps for Designers, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow …

UI Design

20 genius uses for salt: Clean your appliances, remove stains and more

The next time a pot boils over, sprinkle some salt on the mess. When you finally get to cleaning up the spot, it will wipe right up with no scrubbing required.<p>Caption by Alina Bradford / Photo by Alina Bradford/CNET<p>1<p>of 20<p>Clean pans<p>Salt can be used as an abrasive to get grime off of pans in a cinch. …

Bradford

The best album of every year since 2000, according to critics

Since the turn of the century, the review aggregator Metacritic has compiled an annual list of the year's best-received albums, assigning scores based on their composite critical reception.<p>We selected the top album from each year, starting with 2000 (and including the best album of 2017 so far). …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels

Summer's the time for comics — Marvel and DC blockbusters are in movie theaters, fans are preparing to descend on San Diego for its epic annual Comic-Con, and if nothing else, your friendly local comic store or library is there to provide an air-conditioned Fortress of Solitude where you can escape …

Graphic Novels

Famous David Lynch Scenes Side-By-Side With the Paintings That Inspired Them

Much of Episode Eight of Twin Peaks: The Return was influenced by Edward Hopper.<p>David Lynch sees the world differently. We're lucky enough to be invited along to share his vision in his films and TV shows throughout his storied career. Though his intentions and narratives aren't always clear, the …

Art

Travel to the near future with these sci-fi reads

When you hear “science fiction,” it’s easy to think of stories set in the far-flung future where circumstances are almost unrecognizable. But some of the best sci-fi currently being written is set in a future that isn’t too distant from ours. Near-future science fiction focuses on issues we’re …

Make These 18 One-Pot Meals Instead of Ordering Takeout

As sure as there are seven days in the week, I can count on the fact that at least one of those days, I'll come home from work feeling totally …

Cooking

15 Netflix Original Movies You Didn’t Know Were Coming In 2017

Netflix has been steadily putting out original content since 2013. While they have bought the rights to many properties throughout the years, they’ve …

Entertainment

Do the Culture Wars Really Represent America?

A new book argues that the country needs to reclaim the “vital center” of politics.<p>Depending on who you’re talking to, the story of America’s founding may be told very differently. Some liberals might describe a nation animated by secular Enlightenment values, where freedom from religion is just as …

Religion

The best lenses for iPhone photography

<i>By Erin Lodi</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 16 hours …

10 TED talks that used visual graphics to win the audience | Inc.com

What is it that makes TED speakers so damn persuasive? Perhaps it's because they follow these public speaking tips or follow and learn from these public speaking stars. One thing they have in common is, on top of a fantastic stage presence and perfectly delivered words, they're usually accompanied …

Public Speaking

THE DISHES ARE DONE!!!

Weapons of math destruction? The problem with algorithms

Increasingly, the decisions impacting our lives are driven by data and made by algorithms. But do they really make fairer and better decisions? …

Machine Learning

10 Contemporary Artists You Need to Know

The digital age, with its 140 character limitations and emoji-laden conversations, has made it difficult for us to stay focused. A study by Microsoft …

Artists
Economics

Zhug (Yemenite Hot Sauce With Cilantro and Parsley) Recipe

This Yemenite sauce is fresh and bright from herbs, while also having an intensely spicy kick to it. It's the ideal accompaniment for falafel or <i>sabich</i> sandwiches, but it also goes great with a variety of grilled vegetables, fish, meat, and eggs. And it should last a few weeks in the fridge (though …

Spices

Soy-Glazed Salmon

This tasty, simple salmon recipe is from Anne Ford, of Palo Alto, California.

Grill Up Some Salmon And Salsa For Dinner Tonight With This Amazing Recipe

Your dinner is planned.<p><b>For the salmon:</b><br>1 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 tsp salt<p>1 tsp pepper<p>1 tsp paprika<p>4 salmon fillets<p><b>For the avocado salsa:</b><br>2 avocados<p>1/4 red onion<p>1 lime, juiced<p>1 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 1/2 tsp salt<p><b>Optional:</b><br>Chopped cilantro (for garnish)<p>1. In a large bowl, mix oil, salt, pepper, and paprika. Coat the …

Seafood

The New World Order Is Ruled By Global Corporations And Megacities—Not Countries

As cities and companies gain in influence and the power of nation-states decreases, the world is undergoing a seismic transformation.<p>Ask yourself, honestly: If Uruguay or Guinea-Bissau disappeared off the face of the Earth, would you really notice? Now what about if Google disappeared from your …

The best social media reactions to the Warriors' record-setting season

Kobe might have dominated social media last night, but there was still plenty of love for the Warriors. Because, after all, when the leader of the free world gives you props, you've had a good night.<p>Twitter lit up with congratulatory messages as the Warriors sailed to victory No. 73, the most in a …