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No small feat: 'Ant-Man' wins over critics

As perhaps befits a movie about a superhero who can shrink to insectoid scale and return to normal size in the blink of an eye, expectations for Marvel Studios'<p>"Ant-Man"have shifted wildly during the course of its scrambled production process.<p>Originally developed by genre-savvy filmmaker<p>Edgar …

Marvel Universe

If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten

Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a new study.<p>Kids who get along well with others also are less likely to have substance-abuse problems and run-ins with the …

Education

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This Comic Book Is The Geeky, Feminist Answer To Bad Dating Advice

"I think there are always such silly ideas out there of women being mysterious creatures when it's usually quite the opposite,” comic book publisher Hope Nicholson says. “Most of us are quite open and willing to chat and share our stories.”<p>It’s this belief that propelled Nicholson to collect a …

Messaging App Jott Is Blowing Up Among Junior High And High Schoolers

As Facebook and YikYak try to grow a younger audience, a startup that taps into one of the key attribute of teen users – no money for data plans – is blowing up.<p>Jott, a messaging app that works without a data plan or WiFi connection, has caught on among junior high and high school students, …

8 Great Female Roles That Were Originally Written for Men

If the events of this last week taught us anything, it’s that we are long overdue for a serious shake-up when it comes to notions of gender identity and roles. Film and television culture is already reflecting this change as audiences eat up gender-challenging stories like <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>,</i> …

Battlestar Galactica

Most fans assumed that Age of Ultron would be the last big Marvel film for a while. Everyone had assumed that the movies following the solo …

Leaked Captain America: Civil War Trailer Is Fake But Impressive

Come see why the internet is going nuts for the first "leaked" trailer for Marvel's upcoming film <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>.<p>I've seen a lot of fake …

Marvel Universe

Rumor: 'Spider-Man' Marvel Reboot Titled 'The New Avenger'

The wishes of many comic book movie fans were granted earlier this year when Marvel Studios and Sony stuck a deal that would allow Spider-Man and …

6 Breakfast in Bed Recipes to Make This Weekend

Few things are sweeter than enjoying breakfast in bed. It can make a special occasion even more festive, turn a lazy Saturday morning into a …

Dessert

These Guys Used An Absurd Strategy To Win In 'Destiny's' 'Iron Banner'

The Iron Banner is live in Destiny, and as with any online competition, it means that people are trying to figure out new, creative ways to cheat. As a rule of thumb, it’s not easy to do, but apparently some players have been going outside Destiny itself to disrupt their opponents. Reddit user …

Reddit

The Best Chocolate Ice Cream You'll Ever Have

Last week, I began a new food series all about how to make killer versions of classic dishes. Well, get psyched, because Cenk from Cafe Fernando …

June 3 is National Chocolate Macaroon Day

John-Bryan Hopkins<p>Posted on June 3, 2015<p>Happy Chocolate Macaroon Day<p><b>Did you know…</b><p>Coconut macaroons are often dipped in chocolate, typically milk …

What is our favourite comfort food? (Hint: it's not chocolate)

A new survey reveals what foods we reach for when we're feeling blue<p>When you're down in the dumps, a nice plate of your favourite food is a tried-and-tested way to bring a smile to your face.<p>And according to new research, it's apple crumble that most of us crave.<p>A survey by health care providers …

Homemade Fudge (With Just Four Ingredients)

Need a homemade gift for friends or a treat to serve guests? Meriem of Culinary Couture reveals how to make rich, soft fudge with just four …

Major Lazer - Be Together (feat. Wild Belle) by Major Lazer [OFFICIAL] - Listen to music

It's all in your genes: how DNA explains your sense of humour, sleep patterns, and phobias

A new study shows that people with a certain gene have a better sense of humour. But that's not the only thing genetics can explain<p>If people don't laugh at your jokes, you can blame their genetics. That's <b>according to a study</b> which suggested that people with a certain genetic variation smile or …

Genetics

The Cake You Can Eat for Breakfast

Crepes are as easy to make as your average pancake. And do you know what else is easy to make? This recipe for raspberry crepe cake. Sure, it may look like an intense project, but it couldn't be simpler to assemble. The crepes can be made in advance (see the note at the end of the recipe). Then …

How To Keep Your Chips From Going Stale Without A Chip Clip, With One Nifty Trick

When you open a bag of chips, you know it's going to end one of two ways. Either you have to finish the entire bag in a single sitting, or the remaining uneaten chips will go stale. Finding a chip clip or twist tie always seems impossible when you need it most, and even those sometimes don't do the …

19 Kid-Friendly Rock Songs That Don't Suck

It's never too earlier to enroll your children in the school of rock.

Music

Shania Twain explains why the 'Rock This Country' tour will be her last

This summer, Shania Twain will do something she hasn’t done in over a decade: She’ll be going on tour. After spending the better part of two years …

Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield Step Out Together Again After Rekindling Romance

Back on – and going strong!<p>Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield were spotted out together Sunday afternoon in Venice, California just days after news hit …

Andrew Garfield

How You'll Die On Mars

Many hopefuls have signed up for a one-way ticket to the red planet. But if they aren't prepared, the trip may be a short one.<p>We're on our way to Mars. NASA has a plan to land astronauts on its surface by the 2030s. Private spaceflight companies like SpaceX have also expressed interest in starting …

Space Exploration

The Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man edition has landed, check out the unboxing video

After a brief teasing, the Iron Man edition of the Galaxy S6 Edge has arrived, and it’s every bit as flashy as we expected it to be.<p>The Iron Man Galaxy S6 Edge features a Tony Stark approved red and gold paint scheme, complete with the likeness of the titular hero on its back. Other than the new …

Electronics Industry

80 Fruity, Sweet, and Creamy Summer Desserts

Homemade ice cream, boozy popsicles, easy crumbles, and all of the fruit pies.<p><b>Dessert just tastes better in the summertime</b>. With ripe berries, juicy watermelon, fruit pies, and ice cream leading the way, we're suddenly feeling very hungry. Eat 'em all—before they melt!

Dessert