Sean Krupa

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18 Essential Classics to Read Before You Die

Various<p>If one-stop shopping for the classics appeals to you, look no further than this box set. It features eighty books celebrating a wide range of classic literature from drama to poetry, and fiction to history, and includes works from Walt Whitman, Edgar Allan Poe, Joseph Conrad and many …

Literature

How America Is Transforming Islam

Being young and Muslim in the U.S. means navigating multiple identities. Nothing shows that more than falling in love.<p>Taz Ahmed is 38, single, Muslim, and Bengali. She describes herself as spiritual, but not particularly religious. When she was growing up, her immigrant parents hoped she would …

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

My Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2017

It's that time of the year when I shift away from the world's calamities to some of its finest achievements (for a minute anyway), which is to say, …

Facebook admits that social media can be bad for you

Facebook acknowledged on Friday that too much social media can be bad for you, a remarkable admission as the 2-billion member online service battles mounting criticism about its impact on society.<p>In a blog post published on Friday, Facebook addressed a "hard question": "Is spending time on social …

The Strange and Gruesome Story of the Greenland Shark, the Longest-Living Vertebrate on Earth

Greenland sharks are among nature’s least elegant inventions. Lumpish, with stunted pectoral fins that they use for ponderously slow swimming in cold and dark Arctic waters, they have blunt snouts and gaping mouths that give them an unfortunate, dull-witted appearance. Many live with worm-like …

A Week's Worth of Overnight Oats Ranked

A Week's Worth of Delicious Overnight Oats, Ranked<p>Warm food for your cold mornings.<p>November 02, 2017<p>It’s that time of the year again, when the leaves …

Tyson Foods Linked to the Largest Toxic Dead Zone in U.S. History

What comes to mind when you think of Tyson Foods? A chicken nugget? A big red logo?<p>How about the largest toxic dead zone in U.S. history? It turns …

15-Minute Dinners for One (So You Can Stop Relying on Crappy Frozen Meals)

As much as we like to think we'll whip up something healthy and delicious every single night, cooking dinner for just yourself can easily slip into …

Digital Back for 35mm Nikon Analog Cameras Launches on Kickstarter

The transition from the analog age to the digital revolution left a lot of old devices behind to the dusts of time and cameras are no exception. …

Climate Change Breakthrough: Iceland Power Plant Captures Carbon Dioxide And Injects It Underground

A geothermal power plant in South Iceland known as Hellisheidi Power Station could fight the effects of climate change on Earth. It has a project …

Moroccan Tagine with Carrots, Potatoes and Chickpeas

This Moroccan tagine features a family style vegetable combo of carrots, potatoes, and chickpeas. Spicy food lovers will want to add the optional …

10 Vegetarian Low-Carb Recipes That Are Simply Mouthwatering

There is an overabundance of vegetarian meals out there ready for you to prep for dinner tonight, but what we noticed was that most meat-free options …

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Hundreds of Polar Bears Spotted Feasting on a Dead Whale Carcass

"You had to live it to believe it."<p>The polar bear perched on a small wedge of ice has become a clichéd symbol for the way climate change is affecting …

The sad fact Jimmy Kimmel gets right about the gun debate

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> From the second he started his nearly 10-minute monologue focused on the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Monday night, Jimmy Kimmel was near tears.<p>Kimmel's raw emotion -- something rarely seen on television and even more unique for a late-night comedian -- made for a remarkably …

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9 Pasta Recipes With at Least 2 Servings of Vegetables

When it comes to healthy dinner options, it seems pasta is often forgotten. Which is a shame, because pasta can actually be a delicious blank canvas …

Are these the greatest travel photographs of all time?

Island Beach State Park

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

Easy Cauliflower and Chicken Curry Recipe

Who would have thought that the humble cauliflower would have made such a comeback as it has in recent years? The once much-maligned vegetable is now …

World’s cartoonists on this week’s events

First published on POLITICO.eu, Belgium, September 9, 2017 | By Harry Burton<p>First published on POLITICO.eu, Belgium, September 9, 2017 | By Rytis …

Meera Sodha’s recipe for coconut rice with aubergines and pickled cucumber

One of the reasons I live in London, despite knowing that the grass is much greener beyond the M25, is that I can travel anywhere in the world through the city’s food. Within a 10-minute walk of home, I can be eating bouncy, hand-pulled noodles from the northern Chinese province of Xinjiang, smoky …

Recipes

Frank Ocean and the Black Male Body

<i>R.I.P. Trayvon, that nigga look just like me</i> <br>–<b>Frank Ocean</b>, “Nikes”<p><i>That looks like a bad dude …</i> <br>-A Tulsa police officer, on the body of <b>Terence Crutcher</b><p>…

Elasticity

Andy Warhol and his women in 15 rare images

CULTURE SEE<p>From Debbie Harry and Nico’s rock aura to the flamboyant Bianca Jagger and Jerry Hall’s at Studio 54, from Edie Sedgwick’s magnetic beauty …

The ‘greatest film-maker who ever lived’

It’s not right that the Swedish master Ingmar Bergman is always described as dark and gloomy. He was a deeply humane artist with great empathy, writes Benjamin Ramm.<p>Woody Allen once lauded Ingmar Bergman as “probably the greatest film artist, all things considered, since the invention of the motion …

Literature

Incredible 'whalecam' footage shows life under the waves as humpbacks go hunting

Amazing footage has revealed stunning details of the life of humpback whales underwater as they go hunting.<p>Cameras have been attached to the giant …

The Lighter Side of Sylvia Plath

There’s a photograph of Sylvia Plath taken in 1954 on the beach. She’s wearing a white swimsuit and shorts. Her hair is lustrously blonde. She’s propped up on her elbows, her tan legs stretching out behind her, smiling face craning forward—coquettishly?—toward the camera. If you glance at this …

Literature

Sony to start making records again 30 years after abandoning vinyl

Three decades after it abandoned vinyl production, Sony will start making records again amid surging demand.<p>A factory south-west of Tokyo will churn out freshly pressed records from March, Sony Music Entertainment said on Thursday.<p>The Japanese company stopped making vinyl records in 1989 as …

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The best movies of 2017 so far, ranked

Superheroes, superpigs, and all points in between.<p>It’s hard to believe, but true: 2017 is already half over.<p>The most prestigious films of the year usually come out in the fall in an attempt to make a run at the Oscars. But this year has <i>already</i> yielded a bumper crop of great movies, including three …

Preserved Lemons Are Your New Favorite Condiment

I like to divide my life into two eras: the time before I knew about preserved lemons and the time after I knew about preserved lemons. Unlike fresh …

A fateful literary meeting: Raymond Carver and Haruki Murakami

The two writers met in person only once, but it provided a lifetime of inspiration; most recently shown in Murakami’s new collection “Men Without …