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15 New Fantasy Books To Read If You've Never Tried The Genre Before

So you've never read fantasy before. Or you haven't read fantasy since you were a kid, and you associate the genre primarily with wizard schools and …

Books

Why your body jerks before you fall asleep

If you have ever wondered why people’s arms and legs twitch suddenly as they are drifting off to sleep, our resident psychologist Tom Stafford has the answer.<p>As we give up our bodies to sleep, sudden twitches escape our brains, causing our arms and legs to jerk. Some people are startled by them, …

Sleep

So You Want to Read Comedic Fantasy: Here’s Where to Start

The Tales of Pell<p><i>Iron Druid Chronicles</i> author Kevin Hearne and <i>Star Wars: Phasma</i> author Delilah S. Dawson’s <i>Kill the Farm Boy</i> is a take-no-prisoners …

Books

The 18 Most Exciting New Books to Read in June

Assuming you've zoomed through our picks for the best books that came out in May, you're probably looking to fill up your beach bag with more fresh reads just in time for the warm June weather. Fortunately for all of us, there are a <i>ton</i> of incredible reads hitting bookshelves this month. Be on the …

20 books Bill Gates says you should read this summer

Bill Gates loves to read.<p>The billionaire co-founder of Microsoft and chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation reportedly reads around 50 books a year, and he chronicles his literary adventures on his blog, Gates Notes.<p>Gates' book recommendations have included historical accounts like Walter …

Books

The 25 Best '90s Movies On Netflix

The dream of the '90s is alive on Netflix. It was a cinematic age where gritty serial killer stories found their niche, indie filmmakers hit the mainstream, and larger-than-life blockbusters set new benchmarks for what could be done on the big screen. Jeff Goldblum fought dinosaurs, Will Smith …

If You Think Horror Movies Are Scary, Wait Until You Read These Novels

If you've ever wondered whether or not your love of horror movies and scary stories is creepy, this should give you some peace of mind: There's …

10 George Lucas Quotes to Help You Follow Your Dreams and Pursue Your Passion

For inspiration, here's some advice from the famous Star Wars creator.<p>There’s much to learn from one of today’s most highly acclaimed film directors, George Lucas. While both an entrepreneur and a film director, Lucas has contributed some of the world’s greatest, most successful movies ever, like</i> …

George Lucas

Earth Shatters Climate Record, Sending Planet Toward 'Worst Case Scenario'

April was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures.”<p>April 2018 was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures” …

6 Books That Are More Addictive Than Your Favorite Netflix Show

Netflix is great when you have several dozen hours to kill…but it’s probably healthy to turn the TV off every once in awhile. If you’re looking to …

Soziale Ungleichheit: Diese Städte testen ein Grundeinkommen – das sind die erstaunlichen Folgen

Sherry Mendowegan hat in den vergangenen sechs Monaten einiges erreicht. Sie hat sich gerade ihr erstes Auto gekauft, im März hat sie ihren …

Breastfeeding rates too low in developed countries, UNICEF says

Hundreds of thousands of babies could be saved each year if they received enough breast milk, UNICEF says. The world's richest countries have the …

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

6 Books That Show the Dark Side of Technology

This was published exactly sixty years ago, in 1958, and takes place during the Cold War. Some time after an accident in which an American scientist …

Iran vows to stick with deal after 'pesky' Trump's departure

Hassan Rouhani committed to nuclear deal with UK, France, Germany, Russia and China<p>Donald Trump’s decision to break with the landmark nuclear deal with Iran was met with defiance in Tehran, where the president Hassan Rouhani said he believed the agreement could still survive – but warned that he …

South Asia

10 books everyone should be reading right now

What's on your spring reading list?<p>Spring is in full swing, which means it's time to break out those sunglasses and crack open a good book. With so many options to choose from, we enlisted the help of two bonafide book experts to weed out the best of the best.<p>Jessica Knoll, the New York Times …

The 5 best stretches to counter all your desk sitting

If you have a desk job, you’re kinda screwed. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who work in these …

Yoga

The Pulitzer Prize Winning Novel 'Less' By Andrew Sean Greer Is Exactly The Book We Need Right Now

To the surprise of many book-lovers, Andrew Sean Greer's <i>Less</i> was announced as the 2018 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Fiction on Monday afternoon. A …

5 Times Sean Bean Died for Your Amusement

<b>“The Island” (2005)</b><p>All is not what it seems for the residents of a futuristic city in Michael Bay’s 2005 film “The Island”. Citizens are raised from …

TV Series

Trump kündigt Raketenangriff auf Syrien an

"Mach dich bereit, Russland": Der US-Präsident hat auf Twitter einen Militärschlag gegen das syrische Regime angedroht. Die Raketen würden kommen – …

Kremlin backers warn of threat of war with U.S. as Syria tensions rise

MOSCOW — In the Kremlin’s telling, this is a country under siege.<p>The United States is considering strikes on Russian ally Bashar al-Assad in Syria, prompting ominous speculation among people close to the Kremlin that such a move could touch off a wider conflict. One scholar who advises the Russian …

Israel says slain Gaza journalist was Hamas militant

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister said Tuesday that a well-known Gaza journalist who was killed by Israeli gunfire over the weekend was a …

Israel

Video shows Israeli sniper shooting Palestinian as soldiers celebrate

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> With international criticism of Israel's response to the Gaza protests growing, video emerged on Monday appearing to show an Israel Defence Forces (IDF) sniper shooting a Palestinian man standing near the border fence.<p>After the Palestinian man falls to the ground, soldiers are …

Israel

6 TED talks that could help you harness your inner creativity

We love TED Talks for just about any occasion — when we need inspiration, when we want to learn about money and when we have 10 minutes to spare and …

Creativity

Bookclub: How do you choose your next read?

A while ago, I brought up our bookclub’s biggest dilemma: what’s the best way to choose a book that everyone will want to read and discuss?We tried …

Books

Israel has misjudged Russia in Syria. The consequences could be grave | Peter Beaumont

Netanyahu built his career on promising to be a bulwark against Iran, but instead his failures are contributing to the escalation across the Middle East<p>Clever wheezes in the Middle East have the tendency to not look very smart for very long. A case in point, as has become sharply evident this week, …

The 19 Best New Books to Read in April

April showers are said to bring May flowers, but while we can't predict the weather — nor promise that the icy chill of Winter is officially gone — what we <i>can</i> say is that April brings with it a whole lot of amazing new books. Ahead, you'll find the 19 releases slated to completely rock your world …

Israel says 'no naive people' in the Gaza strip after Palestinian journalist killed by Israeli fire

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Sunday there were "no naive people" in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip after days of protests and clashes left 30 Palestinians dead, including a journalist.<p>"There are no naive people in the Gaza Strip," Lieberman told Israel's public radio.<p>"Everyone's …