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Britain's oldest pubs: in pictures

Dear world, from @TimeOutLondon. ❤️ #LondonIsOpen https://t.co/q6AzhHEbOM

The 50 Best TV Shows On Netflix UK

Scrolling through Netflix can be an arduous task - especially when shows you’ve never even heard of pop up. The problem with television is that …

Food community, recipes, kitchen & home products, and cooking contests.

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A Stanford dean on adult skills every 18-year-old should have

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the skills every 18 year old needs?</i> <i>Answer by Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author of NYT bestseller How to Raise an Adult; former Stanford dean; podcast host.</i><p>1. An 18-year-old must be able to talk to strangers<p>Faculty, deans, advisers, landlords, store …

Quora

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

TED Talks

Spotlight: IDEO.org Design Director Adam Reineck

<b>My name is</b> Adam Reineck and <b>I’m a</b> Design Director at IDEO.org.<p><b>My work specializes in</b> improving the lives of people in poor and vulnerable communities through human-centered design, creativity and innovation.<p><b>I have a passion for</b> making tangible things and solving problems with my hands.<p><b>I use</b> …

33 Household Products You Can Replace With a Single Jar of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is quite possibly one of the most versatile ingredients to keep in the kitchen. Perfect for frying, baking and sweets cooking, it’s hard …

This Scary Website Tells You How Old You Look in Pictures

In a time and culture in which everyone seems to be obsessed with age and looking young, this website might make some people mad or very happy, depending on what result they get.<p>Everyone on social media has been playing around with how-old.net, a website created by Microsoft that uses a variety of …

Jennifer Lopez

Lighten Your Hair; No Dye Necessary

If you’ve been bleaching/highlighting/balayaging so hard you don’t even remember how your natural hair looks, going cold turkey on coloring is like …

A Killer Thigh and Ab Workout You Can Do at Home

<i>By Kristin Tice Studeman for Style.com.</i><p><i>(photo: courtesy of Adidas)</i><p>Sometimes, making it to the gym just isn't going to happen. Instead of throwing in the towel, try these at-home exercises created by Nicole Winhoffer, new global trainer for Adidas and ambassador for Adidas by Stella McCartney. After …

Workouts

Great Family Trips: Island-Hopping in Greece

The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. Kids are traveling with grandma or a single parent or an indulgent uncle (or all three). However you define your kin, this island-hopping itinerary is all relative.<p><b>> Why Go:</b><p>From the windy <b>Cyclades islands</b> to the calmer <b>Ionians</b>, …

The 12 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we've collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>There's a new app that digs up any controversial things you said on social media, an addicting game that could turn into the next Flappy Bird, and even a streamlined messaging app inspired by a …

Apps

Hilarious, Wise And Totally Random Quotes From Kids This Week

Parents everywhere know it's true that kids really <i>do</i> say the darndest things. And these words are often worth recording.<p>That's why mom Lacey Ellis created LittleHoots, an app that allows on-the-go parents to type out, stylize, and archive their kids' quotes.<p>Ellis shared some recent highlights from …

Parenting

National Geographic Travel

Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Jane Goodall, Julia Child, Pablo Neruda, Marie Curie, E.E. Cummings, Albert Einstein, Ella Fitzgerald, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Frida Kahlo, and more.<p>Margaret Mead extolled the value of “spiritual and mental ancestors” in how we form our identity — those people to whom we aren’t related but whose …

Gorgeous App Lets Kids Build Their Own Robots

Inspired by Lego, Tinybop’s Robot Factory encourages kids to design robots beyond their wildest imaginations.<p>Kids love robots, from R2-D2 to Optimus Prime. Now there’s an app that lets kids build the wildest robots of their imagination from scratch, then send them out into an alien world to …

Kids

National Geographic Travel

Pentagon: 2001 terror law can change if Congress approves action against Isis

Top lawyer signals Obama administration flexibility on 2001 Authorization to Use Military Force against al-Qaida, central to current war on the Islamic State<p>The Pentagon’s top lawyer suggested on Friday that the Obama administration would accept “refinements” to a seminal 2001 counter-terrorism law …

Obama Administration

iPad App of the Week: Adobe Slate

Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week.<p>Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all out picks below and …

Apps

City of Drones by FIELD.io + Liam Young

<i>Designed + Developed at FIELD.io with an amazing team:</i><p>About City of Drones<p>City of Drones is an interactive digital environment developed by musician …

Explore A City Through The Eyes Of A Drone

Created by a former Velvet Underground member, this dystopian vision shows how drones could one day reshape urban landscapes–and their soundscapes.<p>Drones might not be delivering us pizza or weed quite yet–and the FAA’s new proposed rules won’t make that easy. But whatever roadblocks may happen now, …

6 Yoga Poses for a Hangover

998<p>SHARES<p>If you tipped back too many drinks last night, the last thing you feel like doing is rolling out your yoga mat. But you should. A little …

Yoga

Life Tips From The Ph.D. Who's Discovering How Meditation Changes Your Brain

Britta Hölzel is not your typical yoga teacher. Or your typical Ph.D. neuroscientist.<p>In recent years, during fellowships at Harvard Medical School and elsewhere, Hölzel has co-authored a range of studies focused on the intersection of two great passions of her life, how meditation and yoga affect …

Mindfulness

Introducing Sophia, a Project to Collect Life Lessons from Fascinating People

Think of someone you admire -- a talented artist or scientist, entrepreneur or adventurer.<p>Do you know what their great regret in life is? What advice would they share about parenting, or aging, or finding fulfillment? What book has had the greatest impact on their life?<p>Chances are you don't know. …

Pulitzer Prize

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Silent Witness for real: learning the science of crime in a purpose-built house

A four-bed semi in Derby has been converted into a training facility for would-be forensic investigators. Christopher Middleton minds his step.<p>From the outside, it looks like any other suburban house. Step through the front door, however, and it is apparent that all is not well here. Whichever room …

Commentary | A New Name for ISIS – Prince Turki Al-Faisal

<b>Editor’s Note:</b><p>The Islamic State (a.k.a. ISIS, ISIL, Daesh) finds itself “increasingly on the defense,” according to Pentagon Press Secretary Rear …

Middle East

UK shops to receive Charlie Hebdo magazine despite radical cleric calling it an "act of war"

Hundreds of copies of the latest edition of Charlie Hebdo 'survivors' magazine are expected to be brought to the UK when it is published on Wednesday despite claims by radical preacher Anjem Choudary it is "an act of war".<p><b>Hundreds of copies</b> of the 'survivors' edition of the Charlie Hebdo satirical …