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Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Geoscience

Is the Placebo Effect in Your DNA?

Some people feel better after dummy treatments, while others feel no difference unless the drugs are real. A new paper argues that the difference may come down to genetics.<p>The first real, physical proof of the placebo effect came in 1978. Running a study on patients who had recently had their …

Placebos

Adam Levine attacked by fan on stage

Adam Levine is hot.<p>So hot that one fan just couldn't keep her hands off him.<p>The Maroon 5 frontman and <i>Voice</i> coach was singing on stage Monday night in Anaheim, Calif., when one zealous fan jumped on stage and ran up behind him, grabbing him and startling him.<p>She tried to hug Levine. Although he was …

Music

44 Nostalgic Costumes To Turn Halloween Into Flashback Friday

Finding the perfect Halloween costume can be tricky, but sometimes it's easiest to look to the past.<p>Halloween just so happens to fall on #FlashbackFriday this year, so going with a costume that evokes memories of growing up in the '80s and '90s makes perfect sense.<p>We updated our post from last year …

New comiXchat messaging app goes beyond emoticons and avatars for real-time dramatic scenes

There’s a new chat app in town that doesn’t feature a new way to shoot selfies or make anything mysteriously disappear — and it’s not dull and boring.<p>comiXchat, a free messaging app by Nubis that displays individual or group chats in an artistically appointed, hand-drawn comic interface, debuts …

9 Restaurants to Visit the Next Time You’re in Paris

Creative director and man-about-town @aguynamedpatrick shares Paris restaurant recommendations.

France

In France, a steampunk park of Jules Verne’s dreams

With its combined art installation and amusement park, Nantes has brought the bizarre world of science fiction writer Jules Verne to life, complete with 12m-tall mechanical elephant.<p>When you think of the French region of Brittany, many images may spring to mind: windswept beaches, medieval towns, …

What Viewers Thought of Each Episode and Season of Popular TV Shows–Visualized

Each character on a long-running TV show is supposed to have an arc. Unfortunately, all too often the quality of these shows tends to arc as well–with a huge dip at some point. A new series of infographics shows exactly what form these quality-arcs take for some popular shows, and which ones …

These Are The Best TV Shows You Might Have Missed | HuffPost

Why ‘Game of Thrones’ Is the Best Fantasy Show Ever and You'll Love Season 4

Don’t like fantasy shows? Get over it. Game of Thrones hastranscended its genre to become one of the best dramas on TV. Season 4 starts Sunday. …

Leo's Fortune is a console-sized game in a mobile-sized package

Leo's Fortune is 1337 and Senri's bid to create a console-worthy game for the mobile space.<p>In <i>Leo's Fortune</i>, players control Leopold, a dark-teal ball of fluff gliding across the world in search of his missing gold. Leo believes it has all been stolen by someone close to him — one of his eccentric, …

Google’s sneaky new privacy change affects 85% of iPhone users—but most of them won’t have noticed

“What Google really wants is for everybody to be signed in to their Google accounts all the time,” a Google insider told me in passing last month.<p>Around the same time, the official Gmail blog put up a 205-word post explaining the latest update to the Gmail app for Apple devices that run on iOS …

Google Docs

43 Cartoon Theme Songs Played by Orchestra in 5-Minutes

Mel Gibson to Star in Action Thriller BLOOD FATHER

Music from Batman Mashes Perfectly with Harry Potter

Amazing Full-Size Cardboard IRON MAN Suit

Spidey Swings Through New York in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Clip

The 50 Greatest Days in Geek Movie History Are Upon Us