Brendan Maher

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What happens when you drink too much water?

Drinking large amounts of water has some alarming side effects.<p>We need water to survive, but if we drink too much we put ourselves at risk of developing the alarming condition hyponatremia.<p><i>Body of Evidence is a video series from BBC Future unravelling medicals myths and curious health</i> …

Water

PADDY McALOON at 60 [GOING ON 61]

From the gawkily posed photographs that have survived the decades, its clear they stood steadfastly out of step with their peers and, you’d think, …

Artificial intelligence is going to supercharge surveillance

What happens when digital eyes get the brains to match?<p>We usually think of surveillance cameras as digital eyes, watching over us or watching out for us, depending on your view. But really, they’re more like portholes: useful only when someone is looking through them. Sometimes that means a human …

Independent Sport

The catchy Liverpool song that has gone viral for this Irish musician<p>(Credit: Richy Sheehy)

Google Year in Search 2017: Top searches, tech, movies, memes, and more revealed

• Google has revealed the top ten trending search terms of 2017<br>• Hurriance Irma, iPhone 8, and iPhone X topped the global list<br>• The Year in Search retrospective also covers results from various categories, including people, movies, TV shows, and even memes<p>After 12 months of heady ups and devastating …

Anonymous

Fifteen '80s Irish rock bands that should have conquered the world (or at least parts of it)! | Music

Photo // Hot Press Vol 6 No 8 May 27 1982Cover Story VIRGIN PRUNES<br>© Hot Press / all rights reserved<p>Music/News: 23 Nov 2017<br>The Hot Press …

The Irish Times

► VIDEO: In the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar, the combination of climate change, an increasing population and heavy dependence on coal has created …

10 Great, Old Concerts You Can (Legally) Stream in High Quality

In the internet era, a live music fan has to contend with an array of unreliable resources to get his or her fix: bandwidth-hogging torrents, sketchy file-sharing sites, low-bitrate mp3s, and fuzzy YouTube rips. For years, however, the Internet Archive has provided something of an online oasis.The …

Steve Wynn

The Vintage News

Thanks to the Dark Web, a 17th century letter from Satan to a nun is deciphered

BBC Music

This was SUCH a moment ♥️ <br>JAY-Z gave us chills with his special performance of Numb/Encore in BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, paying tribute to Chester …

NME

History Uncovered

When ELVIS PRESLEY's body was being wheeled into a morgue, there was a reporter hiding under a sheet on another table waiting to snap a photo of it.

Deep Purple Albums Ranked From Worst To Best

The story of Deep Purple is truly one of rock’s great soap operas. (No wonder they decided to put Fairy Liquid bubbles on the cover of 1973 album <i>Who</i> …

Classic Rock

The Vintage News

In the ‘Devil’s Bible,’ largest surviving medieval manuscript, is a full-page portrait of the Devil himself

Why Did The Vatican Remove 14 Books From The Bible in 1684?

The Vatican church, or the Roman Catholic church, has a long history of corruption and deception. Aside from literally committing acts of outright …

You Were There: The Complete LCD Soundsystem

For years, James Murphy has suggested that he would be closing the door on LCD Soundsystem; a lot of people didn't believe him. Even after his band announced their final night out, a three-hour show at New York City's Madison Square Garden dubbed The Long Goodbye, some still expect a 55-year-old …

Indie Music

History Uncovered

iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally published on June 26, 2017, and continues to be updated with …

Soulsavers

I'm very happy to be finally able to unveil a new venture I've been working on for the last 12 months.<br>Today we launch 'The Point Of Departure …

History Uncovered

From the capture of Saddam Hussein to the Armenian Genocide to the last lifeboat off the Titanic, some of history's most powerful moments have been …

50 Forgotten ’90s Bands Who Prove ’90s Indie Wasn’t Just About Oasis And Blur

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is an image <i>1</i> of 50<p>The Longpigs<p>It might not seem like it sometimes, but there was more to '90s indie than the …

George Osborne

30 Incredible Album Closers, Picked By NME Readers

Sure, it’s great to leap out of the starting blocks, but a really timeless album will bow out with just as much finesse as it began. Here are 30 …

Music

10 Most Mysterious Secret Societies

Who rules the world? The global elite, bankers, politicians, or religion? Well, the world is ruled by powerful and dangerous secret …

History Uncovered

As the shots were being fired, Secret Service agent Clint Hill jumps onto Kennedy's limo in an attempt to shield him.

FBI Released a Document Proving Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun fled to Argentina in a Submarine

The FBI.gov website reveals the government knew <b>Hitler</b> was alive and well, and living in the Andes Mountains long after World War II had ended.<p>The …