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2014's Most Anticipated Movie Adaptations

With so many book-inspired films headed our way in 2014, we lit lovers can’t help but resolve to go to the movies. Sure, the next chapters in “The …

Getting Started With Twitter In The Classroom

One of the greatest things about this school year was seeing what teachers at our school have been doing with Twitter in the classroom. As an …

New Year's Resolution Tips for Every Room

Get rid of clutter around the house.<p>From shelving suggestions to unique coatracks, we found the simplest ideas to declutter your living room, home office, and more.

7 Unique Ways Designers Display Books

Whether they've been tucked into nooks and crannies or color coordinated, here are the creative ways that designers store books.<p><b>1. As a staircase in a 640 square-foot apartment.</b>Tour the tiny New York loft by designers Bill Brockschmidt and Richard Dragisic.<p><b>2. On shelves lined with mirrors, which</b> …

Colorful Apartment Defined By Intense Contrasts

An apartment as colorful and this one always stands out, especially when it’s also decorated with taste and style. This particular space can be found …

Sophisticated Room Designs with Stripped Back Style

• 1 |<p>The first stop is the still in progress Lipki apartment, a flat in the old district of Kiev, Ukraine. Inside this dwelling we find a very …

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

Tag: Bedrooms

Before & After: A French-Inflected Townhouse Renovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Steal This Look: A Loft Bedroom with Colorful Accents …

Hot Springs

Hot New Home Trends For 2014

There must be a million trends out there for every coming year. (It’s no wonder that making New Year’s Resolutions is so popular – a new year equals …

2014 in film preview: thrillers

Monuments Men<p>George Clooney gets the gang (Matt Damon, John Goodman, Bill Murray) back together for the greatest of capers – protecting works of art from the Nazis. Based loosely on Robert Edsel's book about the real life Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives programme, the trailer suggests the …

2014 in film preview: blockbusters

Our pick of the ten films likely to pull in the crowds in 2014<p>• 2014 preview: thrillers • 2014 preview: comedy • 2014 preview: Oscar hopefuls • 2014 preview: science fiction • 2014 preview: romance • 2014 preview: drama<p>Noah<p>Darren Aronofsky's $130m Biblical epic arrives buffeted by Hurricane Sandy …

The eight movie stories to watch for in 2014

We may still be digesting "American Hustle," "Her" and the surge of movies from the end of 2013, but with the calendar flipping to January, it's not too soon to look ahead. The year 2014 promises to be a big and at times fraught period for American cinema, with anticipated sequels, resurgent genres …

Iron Man

What Movies About Slavery Teach Us About Race Relations Today

Unlike 12 Years a Slave, the 1993 film Sankofa doesn't feature a "white savior," reminding viewers that the present is still full of exploiters.<p>There are relatively few movies about slavery. Wikipedia lists about 30 total, and that includes films like <i>Birth of a Nation</i>, <i>Gone With the Wind</i>, and</i> …

The 25 Deadliest Actors Of All Time

A computer scientist has created a fascinating chart of top 25 deadliest actors of all time by on-screen kills.<p>Drawing on the the database of MovieBodyCounts database, Randal Olson created a mostly complete list that shows that Arnold Schwarzenegger is the deadliest man in movies.<p>A couple surprises …

3 Sparkling Cocktails for Anytime

Let’s face a simple fact: Bubbles make everything better.<p>Whether you’re standing in the front of a restaurant waiting for a table, greeting guests for a dinner party, or enjoying a snow day at home, there are few situations that cannot be instantly improved with a glass of sparkling wine. But often …

Greek Food

The 15 Best Dishes of 2013 According to Bonjwing Lee, AKA the Ulterior Epicure

<i>For the first time this year, Eater has asked several globetrotting restaurant bloggers to share their 15 favorite dishes of 2013. Next up: Bonjwing Lee, known for his blog Ulterior Epicure, who shares his picks from San Francisco to Copenhagen to Chile below. See also: Lee's top 15 picks from</i> …

Cook The Ultimate Chicken Soup | Men's Health

This version from California chef Brandon Sharp adds an edge of freshness with green beans, roasted red peppers, and fresh herbs. Plus, it swaps in tastier chicken thighs for the standard breasts, creating a richer broth.<p>It’s magical.<p><b>Chicken noodle soup</b><i><br>Recipe by Brandon Sharp, executive chef of</i> …

6 Foods That Speed up Your Metabolism

<i>Alessandra Bulow</i><p>If you're already inhaling Christmas cookies like it's your job this holiday season, take a moment to wipe off the crumbs from your footie pajamas and strategize some meals with foods that are proven to help rev up your metabolism.<p>"First of all, eating breakfast can make a huge …

The Best New Hotels of 2013 to Add to Your Travel Bucketlist

-- Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>It's been a big year for the hotel industry -- from the opening of America's first LEGOLAND resort to the introduction of the innovative "Instagram hotel," there's been a slew of amazing new accommodation options on offer for travellers to enjoy. As we now …

In Case You Missed It: Our 2013 Style 100

Not ready to forget 2013 quite yet? It may officially be 2014, but that doesn't mean we have to bid adieu to all the best that last year had to …

5 Fitness Moves To Take on The Road

Stay fit with these hotel-room friendly exercises.<p>Founder of the SLVRBK mat and C.H.E.K certified holistic health practitioner, Steve Macari specializes in digestive health, detoxification and stress management, as well as customized nutrition and holistic lifestyle programs for people of all ages. …

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11 Ways To Revamp Your Clothes Without Spending Much (Or Any) Money

Holiday season has come to an end, which means one thing: Your wallet is seriously hurting.<p>Between all of the Christmas presents and hostess gifts you doled out, you probably don't have as much disposable income to spend on your wardrobe as you normally have... yet, you're already tired of your …

Hands-On With Coin, The Electronic Credit Card That Hopes To Declutter Your Wallet

There are a number of startups seeking to make our financial lives better, whether it be Simple helping users set budgets and goals or BillGuard to make them aware of fraudulent charges that show up on their credit cards. Then there’s Coin, which wants to create a sort of “one card to rule them …

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Environment

Bureaucracy creates a 'blanket of blandness' in education

The need to record everything, to risk assess every activity, has made schools guarded; no longer prepared to challenge the reluctant child, says headmaster Peter Tait<p>Recently, a Government review found that <b>NHS doctors and nurses were spending up to ten hours a week collecting and checking data</b>, a …

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NFL Punter Chris Kluwe Says He was Driven Out of Football for Supporting Gay Marriage

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Former Minnesota Viking punter Chris Kluwe has been an outspoken advocate of same-sex marriage over …

2014 in film preview: family and musicals

Maleficent<p>Nega-fairy tale in which The Sleeping Beauty story is told from the point of view of Maleficent, the misunderstood fairy godmother. Angelina Jolie stars as the artist formerly known as "The Mistress of All Evil". Elle Fanning is that scheming harpy, Princess Aurora aka Sleeping Beauty. …

What We're Watching: What a Flipped Classroom Looks Like

PBS tells the story of Clintondale High School, a school in Clinton Township, Mich., where students go home to watch videotaped lectures and return …

Flipped Classroom