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"With Worm" Lollipops, And The 4 Other Weirdest Candies Around the World

<i>by Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Courtesy Hotlix/Candy Warehouse<p>One of the best ways to learn about a new culture is to try their favorite sweets. Whether you're sampling fragrant musk sticks in Australia, salted licorice hard candies in Finland, or chili powder-coated gummy spaghetti in Mexico, …

Oregon gunman was kicked out of Army, studied mass shooters

The 26-year-old gunman who opened fire on fellow students in his community college English class, killing nine people, was an Army boot camp dropout who studied mass shooters before becoming one himself.<p>A day after the rampage in this Oregon timber town, authorities said Christopher Sean …

Why We Can't Look For Life In The Waters Of Mars

Protecting alien sites from Earth contamination<p>Mars isn’t the dry wasteland it looks like. There’s water in them thar rocks, according to NASA. Just this morning, the space agency announced that the mysterious, dark streaks that show up on Mars during the spring and summertime are in all likelihood …

Earth - Why are we the only human species still alive?

Two million years ago in Africa, several species of human-like creatures roamed the landscape. Some looked surprisingly similar to each other, while others had distinct, defining features.<p>In September 2015, another species was added to the list. Hundreds of bones discovered in a South African cave …

Humanity

A neuroscience researcher reveals 4 rituals that will make you happier

Actually, don't trust me either. Trust neuroscientists. They study that gray blob in your head all day and have learned a lot about what truly will make you happy.<p>UCLA neuroscience researcher Alex Korb has some insights that can create an upward spiral of happiness in your life.<p>Here's what you and …

These Magical Bananas Taste Exactly Like Ice Cream

If you've never heard of 'Ice Cream Bananas' before, we're about to rock your fruit-eating world.<p>While there are more than a thousand different types of bananas around the world, most of us, sadly, only know the Cavendish variety.<p>Cavendish bananas are hearty and can survive overseas shipping, but …

Why Isis fights | Martin Chulov

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

Middle East

Forbes Welcome

2016 Top 100 Best Places to Live

We ranked more than 2,000 cities with populations between 20,000 and 350,000 to come up with our third annual Top 100 Best Places to Live. This is a …

The New World Order

Outside of the Western world, a handful of cities are fast becoming important global business players. Some of their home countries are recognizing that power and seek to create a multi-polar world that isn't so reliant on the U.S. and Europe. These are the power cities outside of the core …

Half Of The Ocean's Population Disappeared In The Past 45 Years

Where have all the tuna gone, and where are all the cod?<p>Life isn't always better under the sea.<p>A combination of overfishing and environmental changes have cut the population of the worlds oceans nearly in half, according to a new report from the World Wildlife Fund.<p>The report, which looked at 1,234 …

Dimensions of Personality Types and Ideal Careers For Each

<i>Do you ever feel that you are “lost” in your workplace? Ever think that you might be a great manager, but aren’t sure if your personality would allow</i> …

7 Cognitive Biases That Are Holding You Back

You may believe that your conscious self is in control of your life, but the scientific reality is very much the opposite. Conquer these biases to turn things around.<p>The brain is surprisingly resource intensive, making up about 2 percent of your body weight, but consuming 20 percent of your …

Cognition

Just Hearing Your Phone Buzz Hurts Your Productivity

By now we know that we’re (mostly) not supposed to multitask — that we can’t do two things at once very well and that it takes us a while to refocus when we switch from one task to another. This is why we put our phones screen-side down and slightly out of reach when we want to focus on something …

Psychology

How 'Quantum Cognition' Can Explain Humans' Irrational Behaviors

An emerging theory takes principles from quantum physics and applies them to psychology.<p>The theory of quantum mechanics earned its stripes by making accurate predictions concerning the behavior of atoms and the tiny particles that make them up. No one quite understands what quantum mechanics <i>means</i>, …

The secrets of living to 200 years old

Ageing is not an inevitable fact of life – many animals have already found ways to delay death. Their clues might help us all enjoy longer and healthier lives.<p>Just 30 years after the publication of Moby Dick, a group of Alaskan whalers attempted to tame their own ocean giant. Their target was a …

Biology

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Now There Are Miraculous Cotton Candy Grapes From The Heavens

God is grape.<p>How can you crave something you didn't even know existed mere hours ago?<p>That happens after you taste a "cotton candy grape," a relatively new variety to hit grocery stores in recent years (and now trending on social media), thanks to the brilliant wizards/grape growers at Grapery, a …

MH370 investigators to meet in France ahead of debris analysis

French and Malaysian aviation experts convene in Paris as Boeing 777 flaperon is examined in laboratory to determine if it came from missing plance<p>Five days after the discovery of a Boeing 777 wing fragment on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion, French and Malaysian aviation experts will meet …

Airplanes