After a mid-life crisis, Leo Tolstoy adopted a radical new diet. Now, a cookbook of his wife?s recipes has been translated into English ? what better way to celebrate his birthday?
Cynthia Nixon first said she was bisexual. Then the media decided she was ‘openly lesbian.’ Now Nixon says she’s ‘queer,’ which harks back and forward to different radicalisms.
Content marketing has to provide real value, something that pierces all of the noise of social media and advertising. What follows are five tips that start with value. If embraced, these could make your content marketing efforts more successful in the coming year.
In a vast expanse beneath the Finnish capital lies a soaring circus-top culture hub. Will the ?50m Amos Rex art museum put the city at the forefront of Europe?s art scene?
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, whose country holds the rotating European Union presidency, said on Thursday (23 August) he wanted to help the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator avoid a hard Brexit.
Explorer Darrell Miklos has been using secret maps created by famed NASA astronaut Gordon Cooper to find shipwrecks in the Caribbean Diving at an undisclosed location near the Bahamas he found what he believes is the first evidence of an extra-terrestrial visit to earth hundreds of years ago What he
SCIENTISTS have successfully reversed the process of ageing in cells for the first time in a move which could help beat the likes of Alzheimer’s and dementia.
In an excerpt from her memoir, Small Fry, the author reflects on Jobs’s privacy, his temper, and watching a legend grow before her eyes.
Built on land reclaimed from the Indian Ocean and funded with $1.4bn in Chinese investment, glossy plans for Port City inspire a mixture of optimism and alarm
The U.S. Department of Defense will for the first time be using large-scale AI systems that could automate mundane tasks and augment the work of military members. The contract also will go toward expanding AI-focused pilot programs, including using AI to find new approaches for treating traumatic brain injuries.
In general, your target market is less interested in your sales pitches and more interested in how your information and product will solve their problems or improve their lives. You can attract these prospective customers (and keep existing ones) with a solid content marketing strategy, where you create and disseminate compelling and relevant information and features.
Critical adoration and box office success has met the sixth installment of Tom Cruise?s series, an unlikely 22-year phenomenon that shows no signs of tiring
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Tweets of the Week. This week, Macron’s presidency in question, Juncker looks in Trump's direction, and an iconic chocolate shape misses out on EU copyright protection.
Scientists have found evidence that a woman can harbour the Ebola virus for more than a year and then infect others for the first time. The discovery involved transmission within a Liberian family in the closing days of the West African epidemic that lasted from December 2014 to mid-2016. More than 28,600 people were infected and 11,325 died.
As EURACTIV wrote last March, an ‘agent provocateur’ has entered European politics, and his name is Steve Bannon, former senior advisor to President Donald Trump.
A trade pact between the EU and South American bloc Mercosur could be agreed in early September, Argentine foreign minister Jorge Faurie said on Thursday (19 July).
100 years ago, the Russian Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family were killed by a firing squad. For many years, the circumstances of their death were shroud...
French officials admitted Redoine Faid’s daring helicopter escape from a prison near Paris was ‘spectaculaire,’ and maybe there was a little security issue, too.
EU leaders reached a much-needed deal on steps to tackle migration after resolving a bitter row with Italy's inexperienced prime minister. Extended talks lasted through the night and only wrapped up on Friday morning (29 June).
Jean-Claude Juncker's invitation to a handful of EU leaders for an informal mini-summit on Sunday (27 June) to discuss migration and asylum appears to have raised more issues than the meeting can solve.
The EU Court of Justice will soon publish its ruling concerning the legal statute of a group of biotechnologies, which have been called “new plant breeding techniques” by the industry.
Who scored the first ever hat trick? Which player was shot following an own goal? If you think you know all this and more, our 20 question World Cup trivia quiz is for you. Test your knowledge here.
EUROPEAN Union members of the G7 will present a united front on all issues to be discussed at this weekend's summit in Canada. Follow Express.co.uk for all the latest pictures and highlights from G7 Summit 2018.
Austerity has created a political shift against the euro and the EU itself from Greece to Italy. Brussels must stop the contagion, says regular Guardian contributor Owen Jones
If you’re not giving cash, what do you get for a college or high school graduate? It’s time to ditch the Dr. Seuss classic “Oh the Places You’ll Go!” and get them a more substantial read to commemorate this special coming of age moment. On “Salon Talks,” book publicist Angela Baggetta and Salon’s Mary Elizabeth Williams give their favorite new and old books to get recent graduates. Their picks covers everything from personal finance, writing, morning routines, sex and honest and hilarious life advice. Some of the books mentioned include: “Make Trouble” by John Waters, “Across That Bridge” by Rep. John Lewis, “Notorious RBG” by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik and “Girls and Sex” by Peggy Orenstein. For Baggetta, the best books to gift a grad comes in two forms. “There the inspirational books and then the brass tacks books, practical applications like how are you gonna get a job and make some money.” You don’t have to scramble to find apt words of wisdom for the graduate in your life, leave it all to these titles to do that heavy inspiration work. Watch the video above to hear the full list. Tune in for SalonTV's live shows, ["Salon Talks"]( http
With great power comes great responsibility. Various versions of this quote were attributed throughout history to Churchill, Roosevelt and more recently to Spiderman.
After a three-decade production ordeal Gilliam has delivered a sun-baked fable of money, madness and the movie business ? and done so with trademark infectious charm
Show me superpowers greater than the acting talents of Jane Fonda, Diane Keaton, Mary Steenburgen, and Candice Bergen assembled in one movie. The question is: Will anyone watch?
Researchers discovered a black hole that's growing so fast that it can devour a mass the size of the sun every two days.
Though it?s reacted to #MeToo, parts of the festival still represent the worst of the industry. Thankfully, this year?s films come decidedly out of leftfield, from leprosy to Russian rockers
At this year's Met Gala, the new exhibit “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” will be previewed before opening to the public on May 10th.
Almost certainly to the displeasure of mainstream Brussels, leaders of Europe's far-right parties came together on the French Riviera this week, saying they wanted to devise a battle plan for next year's European election.
The European Space Agency’s fancy new Mars orbiter only arrived at the Red Planet a few weeks ago, but it’s already delivering some really fantastic eye candy of the Martian surface. Th…
A formal end to the Korean War bringing peace to the Korean Peninsula is now firmly on the cards, and the EU should be brave and decisively support this peace process. Otherwise, Brussels risks being on the wrong side of history, warns Dr Ramon Pacheco Pardo.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko made a working trip to the Chernobyl NPP, where he commemorated the liquidators of the Chernobyl disaster.
The internet might be slightly safer against distributed denial of service attacks in the near future... slightly. Police in twelve countries have taken down We...
Scientists have identified an entirely new kind of DNA inside humans. This new DNA, known as the “i-motif,” was suggested in previous research, but had only been identified under artificial
Despite tougher rules against money laundering, there are still many shortcomings among Member States, the European Central Bank and the Commission. EURACTIV.fr reports.
In a talk given today at the American Association for Cancer Research's annual meeting, Google researchers described a prototype of an augmented reality microsc...
Coronal holes are gaps in the Sun's outermost atmosphere which are less dense and cooler than their surroundings.
HUNGARY’S 2018 parliamentary election could shake the EU to the core with a new wave of euroscepticism if the outcome will see the re-election of Fidesz party leader Viktor Orban, Hungary's longest-serving post-communist premier.
China’s first-ever space laboratory, Tiangong-1, will fall to Earth within the next week and weather permitting, you may be able to see it from the ground. Here's how.
Nuclear fusion, the process that powers our sun, happens when nuclear reactions between light elements produce heavier ones. It's also happening -- at a smaller scale -- in a Colorado State University laboratory. Using a compact but powerful laser to heat arrays of ordered nanowires, CSU scientists and collaborators have demonstrated micro-scale nuclear fusion in the lab. They have achieved record-setting efficiency for the generation of neutrons -- chargeless sub-atomic particles resulting from the fusion process.
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February 28, 2018 - A diver discovered a 7,000-year-old Native American burial site off the coast of Venice, Florida. Rising sea levels from the melting of the last Ice Age submerged many sites where prehistoric indigenous once lived. Archaeologists found human bones, sharpened wooden stakes, and textile fragments. Six individual sets of human remains have been found, and the entire site could spread across an acre. Researchers hope that the site can help them learn more about the lives of the Native Americans.Click here to read 7,000-Year-Old Native American Burial Site Found Underwater.
In what came to be known as the Thule incident, an American bomber crashed in Greenland, spreading radioactive wreckage across 3 square miles of a frozen fjord. Denmark was not happy.
The European Commission will assess whether new rules are needed against the “substantial speculation” of digital currencies, Commission vice-president Valdis Dombrovskis said on Monday (26 February).
With Knightley starring as Colette ? alongside Rupert Everett?s Oscar Wilde biopic and Daisy Ridley as Hamlet?s Ophelia ? the period drama has never looked so interesting
Supernovas are getting their day in the sun today, with two separate studies about these spectacular, distant explosions that mark the death of massive stars.
How do you tell your father that you've just won $451 million? For 20-year-old Shane Missler, it was over coffee the day after he hit the lottery jackpot. Missler, from Port Richey, a suburb of Tampa, is the winner of the whopping $451 million Mega Millions prize, the Florida Lottery announced on Friday.
Full 2018 olympic schedule and results. See up to the minute results for Short Track - Men's 5000m Relay - Finals at the PyeongChang olympics (9-25 Feb).
A GIGANTIC asteroid named 2018 AJ is set to hurtle perilously close to our planet - but what is asteroid 2018 AJ and when will it shoot past Earth?
EU auditors censured the European Central Bank on Tuesday (16 January) for refusing to provide “important evidence” needed to assess its key role in the supervision of Europe’s largest banks.
The Chinese New Year starts on February 16 as one-fifth of the world's population celebrate the festival The New Year is the Year of the Dog, succeeding the Year of the Rooster and preceding the Year of the Pig Millions of people have tuned in to watch the Chinese Near Year Gala, the world's most popular TV show Lunar New Year is celebrated by people around the world, but mainly in Eastern and South-east Asia It might just be the biggest annual party in the world - the Chinese New Year.