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15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

But that doesn't mean anyone can't <i>appear</i> to look more intelligent than they actually may be.<p>In fact, there are plenty of science-backed ways to convince others that you're a modern-day Einstein as soon as you meet them.<p>We rounded up 15 of them so you can impress your boss and buddies with your …

Flickr

What is time?

… And why does it move forward?<p>Imagine time running backwards. People would grow younger instead of older and, after a long life of gradual …

Physics

Spot 9 Cosmic Valentines From Space

An image of Pluto taken from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA's New Horizons spacecraft on July<p>... VIEW …

This app is helping Iranian people avoid the 'morality police'

If you grew up in the US or UK, the idea of someone policing your morality might seem a little alien. However, for young people in Iran, this is just part of daily life. The ‘morality police,’ known as Ershad (guidance) in Farsi, is a branch of the security services in the Islamic republic.<p>They …

Middle East

9 Ways to Pair Your Favorite Necklace With a Turtleneck

When it comes to accessorizing, turtlenecks come out on top as the most mysterious piece to style. The question stands: Can a necklace <i>actually</i> be worn with one? Its high-rolling neckline seems to point to “no,” but sometimes even the most standout of style basics needs jazzing up, and that’s where …

Check out 10 technologies that could change your life in 2016

Introduction<p>Forget drones, FinTech and (especially) apps that claim to be 'digitally disruptive'. The big tech trends that will have a significant …

This Book Is A Complete Guide To The Science Of Snowflakes

And yes, they really are that special<p><i>The Snowflake: Winter's Frozen Artistry</i> by Kenneth Libbrecht and Rachel Wing gives us all a close look at snowflakes, no matter where you spend your winters. And yes, there's that cliché that snowflakes are unique and special and blah blah blah, but seriously, …

Crystals

Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge allegedly already in testing at AT&T

Over recent weeks and months we’ve read numerous reports regarding the Galaxy S7 and its dual-curve sibling. Most recently, the rumors have suggested the device will see an earlier-than-normal release, perhaps indicating that Samsung will unveil its next hot flagship before MWC in Barcelona. Some …

DNA from Inca boy sacrificed 500 years ago shows how humans spread to South America

It sounds like something straight out of a "Hunger Games" novel: The rulers of a sprawling empire select beautiful children from throughout their vast territories and kill them in a ritualistic event to reinforce their power.<p>During the Inca civilization, which thrived in South America before the …

Anthropology

Mazda's new Miata is all about connecting with the road

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata<p>One of a kind<p>Front-end, mouth agape<p>Swoop-y sidelines<p>Micro rear-end<p>The rear spoiler<p>The modern interior<p>The infotainment system<p>The …

Samsung Galaxy Gear Edge Concept Smartwatch Shows off a Curved Display

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ features a unique curved display. Why not try to apply the cool feature onto their smartwatch? So talented designer came up …

20 ways being left-handed impacts your health

With just 10% of the population being left-handed, it can be easy for everyone else to forget we're living in a right-handed world. But aside from making it tough to cut a straight line with a pair of scissors designed for righties, being a southpaw can also have some subtle effects on our physical …

Found! First Earth-Size Planet That Could Support Life

For the first time, scientists have discovered an Earth-size alien planet in the habitable zone of its host star, an "Earth cousin" that just might …

Astronomy

How Selfies Are Harming People

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

Motivation

This Is the Most Comfortable Way to Wear Shoes Without Socks

We tend to have a bit of a love/hate relationship with socks. Sometimes they can totally pull an outfit together and sometimes we wish we could forget about them entirely – mostly when we’re rocking a pair of Converse or maybe some boat shoes. If you do decide to spend the day sans socks, there are …

What's Next For Iran? 5 Possible Futures, From Disaster To Hope

What will the U.S.-Iran nuclear relationship look like going forward? The two nations can't escape their bitter history; the question is how to add to it.<p>Transcript<p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:<p>Let's talk through scenarios for the future, a future that includes the nuclear deal with Iran. President Obama …

How You Eat a Slice of Pizza Reveals a Lot About Your Personality

Find out which of these four pizza-eating personality types you possess.<p>By Lauren Haslett<p>We all know there’s more than one way to eat a slice of …

Pizza

24 Signs You're An Introvert- Not Shy

Many people believe introversion and shyness are one and the same, but this is not true. All my life I was told that I was shy. I believed it too… …

We Can't Stop Eating These Doughnuts. Here's How to Make 'Em

A good cake doughnut is chewy, tender, crackly—and entirely possible to make at home.<p>A really great cake doughnut is a thing of beauty: tender, chewy (but never tough), with a puffy, cracked top that's slightly crunchy in spots. These Matcha Doughnuts were such a big hit with our staff during the …

50 Cute New Ways to Wear Black and White

There's nothing chicer—or easier—than styling an outfit that's purely black and white. Both bold and classic, black-and-white combinations are understated enough to work for any...

Clothing

Samsung Galaxy S Devices That Will Get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update [LIST]

Recent announcement regarding the future of the Android operating system was enough to kick everyone’s sweet tooth into overdrive. By announcing that …

6 reasons to get excited for Android 6.0 Marshmallow

The 5,000-Year Secret History of the Watermelon

Ancient Hebrew texts and Egyptian tomb paintings reveal the origins of our favorite summertime fruit.<p>To taste a watermelon is to know “what the angels eat,” Mark Twain proclaimed.<p>The angels, however, would have gagged if they had eaten the watermelon’s wild ancestor—a bitter fruit with hard, …

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Surprise: Galaxy Note 5’s gorgeous display cracks… if you drop it repeatedly

You’d better be sitting down for this, but the Galaxy Note 5 isn’t drop-proof either – no phone is. The glass-and-metal Galaxy Note 5 looks a lot …

How to Take a Selfie Like a Supermodel

The world's sexiest models, including Adriana Lima, Candice Swanepoel, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Doutzen Kroes, show their best poses and explain the …

Candice Swanepoel

Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is official and will be available on August 21st

In terms of specific specs, the Note 5 has the same octacore Samsung Exynos processor as the S6, though this time it's paired with 4GB of RAM. You can get a Note 5 with either 32 or 64GB of storage. The 3,000mAh battery is actually smaller than the one in last year's Note 4, but the Note 5 includes …

Samsung Galaxy Products: Phones, Smartwatches & VR Headsets | Samsung US

Galaxy S9 | The fastest smartphone ever.<p>Analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for Feb-April 2018 comparing mean download speeds weighted …