Amanda Montemayor

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Lost cities: where to pretend you are Indiana Jones

Unearthing lost cities used to be the preserve of machete-wielding, Indiana Jones types, but advances in technology lie behind the most recent discoveries rather any derring-do in the jungle.<p>One of the most groundbreaking recent finds lay hidden in Honduras’ near-impenetrable La Moskitia rainforest …

Michelle Rodriguez apologises for telling minorities to 'stop stealing white superheroes'

The Latino actor Michelle Rodriguez, known for her tough characters in Avatar, Machete and the Fast & Furious franchise, has apologised for her “a tendency to speak without a filter” after she addressed minority actors and film-makers by saying: “Stop stealing all the white people’s superheroes. …

Movies

Kid Rock Fires Back at the Beyhive With a Can of Raid

He still has not learned his lesson.<p>It is a terrible, terrible idea to trifle with the Beyhive.<p>Kid Rock learned this lesson the hard way when he found himself on the receiving end of some serious backlash following his absurd comments about Beyoncé. Rock told <i>Rolling Stone</i> Queen Bey didn't "do much" …

Yo Dawg! LG Hears You Like Washing Machines…

LG has taken your laundry to the next level with the introduction of a new front-loading washer with a Twin Wash system. What does that mean?<p>It means that LG has packed a regular-sized washing machine with an extra, mini washing machine in the bottom. This allows you to do two separate loads at the …

Washing Machines

The Kindness Diet

A new study found that women whose friends and romantic partners were accepting of their size lost more weight than those whose loved ones were critical.<p>The greatest aphrodisiac, according to pop culture, is to be told never to change. Everyone from Bobby Vinton to Billy Joel to Bruno Mars loves …

10 Celebrity Stylist-Approved Hair Hacks

When doing our hair at home, we want the process to be simple but the results to be meticulous, salon-quality. That's not too much to ask, right? <i>Riiiight.</i> Since that outcome's not always easy to achieve, we went on the search for simple styling tips, reaching out to celebrity hairstylist George …

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

High School