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100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Cooking

The 10 Indie Films You Must See This September

September is about to offer quite the selection to movie-goers (even<br>for those not heading to Toronto this week), with dozens of<br>films on Indiewire’s …

Sundance

Fantasy Football Sleepers 2013: Low-Risk, High-Reward Pickups

Fantasy football sleepers. They're everywhere. They're like zombies.<p>As we head into the thick of fantasy draft season, you will want to minimize risk where you can. That means you want to take undervalued or under-the-radar players who will actually help your teams. They don't necessarily have to …

Fantasy Football

The ‘Man of Steel’ Prequel You Need to See Before Watching the Film This Summer

If you're excited for 'Man of Steel' (and how can you not be), you're going to want to see this. It's the official 'Man of Steel' prequel that ties …

Comic Books

Inside The World's Most Ambitious Eco-City

Why would a petro-state erect a solar-powered eco-metropolis in the middle of the Arabian desert? To change the world.<p>At first glance, Masdar City appears a mirage. From a distance it looks like a single multicolored building, standing lonely on the horizon. Part of the illusion is due to the …

Inside The Mind Of A Scientist Who Made Up More Than 50 Studies

Cheating in science<p>When you hear about well-regarded scientists making up data in their studies, it's easy to wonder, <i>What were they thinking?</i><p>A New York Times Magazine piece has one answer. The magazine profiled Diederik Stapel, a psychologist, former dean of the School of Social and Behavioral …

Grow stem cells in lab with one simple step - Futurity

U. PITTSBURGH (US) — By blocking a single protein, it’s possible to grow large batches …

Stem Cells

Poland’s Underground Salt Cathedral

Located 135 meters (443 ft) underground is the famous Wieliczka Salt Mine in southern Poland. Entered into the UNESCO First World Heritage List in …

Will we ever… simulate the human brain?

A billion dollar project claims it will recreate the most complex organ in the human body in just 10 years. But detractors say it is impossible. Who is right?<p>For years, Henry Markram has claimed that he can simulate the human brain in a computer within a decade. On 23 January 2013, the European …

Neuroscience

BioShock Under the Sea Parody