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British base jumper dies in accidental cliff fall in Sydney

Gareth Jones, a 25-year-old Cambridge graduate, died in a "tragic accident" after climbing a cliff-top fence to view the Sydney sunrise<p>A 25-year-old Briton who fell off a cliff and died while viewing the sunrise in Sydney has been named as Gareth Jones, a well-known Base jumper and Cambridge …

Australia

Why everything you think you know about fatty foods might be wrong

What can we learn from the way things taste? It turns out, a whole lot<p>With the salad days of summer behind us, and dark, cold days approaching, fat is in season. The holidays, and the accompanying onslaught of rich feasts, present a timely opportunity to think about fat. I used to assume we ate …

Raiders' Sio Moore calls Colin Kaepernick a chump on Instagram

Is Colin Kaepernick a chump? If you ask Raiders linebacker Sio Moore, then the answer is yes.<p>During Oakland's 24-13 win over San Francisco on Sunday, …

Football (U.S.)

Man Builds Machine To Endlessly Swipe Right On Tinder To Meet New Women

One enterprising engineer decided to maximize his chances of obtaining a Tinder match by building a battery-operated robot to endlessly swipe right for him.<p>The Java developer, James Befurt, constructed the apparatus by writing a computer program that hooks up with what appears to be some type of …

Apps

How Technology Will Not Save the World

The United States is currently tangled up in a racially charged debate around police violence, or maybe better put, excessive and biased use of force against people of color.<p>We have seen riots and demonstrations over the past few weeks, reminiscent of the worst days of the '60s and '70s, and the …

Justice