Simon Canter

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Dreams of 'self-discovery' destroying marriage, claims psychologist

High divorce rates and low marital satisfaction are a direct result of partners' inability to meet 'psychological expectations'<p>Time was when a roof over your head, food on the table and occasional bouts of sexual activity were the hallmarks of a successful marriage. Not any more. According to a US …

Microsoft's OneNote Android app updated with native sharing and widgets

Since its major overhaul back in July, Microsoft's OneNote Android app has languished while the company built out the Windows version of its note-taking tool. That changed today after Microsoft pushed live a new update to the Play Store, which includes new sharing and widget features that Microsoft …

Mars One narrows applicant pool to 1,058 in first cut for 2025 colonization mission

Mars One, the organization attempting to send small teams of astronauts on a one-way trip to Mars, has made its first round of applicant decisions, selecting just over 1,000 people to move on to the next stage of what it hopes will be a decade-long, televised training and colonization mission. …

The best RPG apps for iPhone

A lot of people love role-playing games, aka RPG, but they are usually expensive and not all of them have much replay value. Most of the ones on our …

Cookie-Baking Chemistry: How To Engineer Your Perfect Sweet Treat

In a time-lapse video, a baking cookie almost looks like a creature coming alive as it spreads out and then rises up. Credit: B.W.F/Vimeo.com<p>Baking cookies is almost magical. You put little balls of wet, white dough into the oven and out pop brown, crispy, tasty biscuits.<p>"In a time-lapse video, it …

A bishop in Salt Lake City took on the prejudices of his Mormon congregation by dressing up as a homeless man. "Many actually went out of their way to purposefully ignore me, and they wouldn't even make eye contact," bishop David Musselman told the Deseret News. "I'd approach them and say, 'Happy Thanksgiving.'" Full story: http://fw.to/WTyDDwd Photo: Facebook

Girl Guides: 'Body image fears' see girls as young as seven go on diet

One in five girls aged seven to 11 say they have been on a diet because they are “overly scrutinised and judged on their appearance”, according to a landmark study from Girlguiding.<p>Three quarters of girls and young women aged 11 to 21 said sexism affects most areas of their lives, with many subject …

The Witcher 3: What is a next-gen RPG?

I flew to Poland to visit CD Projekt Red, home of The Witcher, recently. I've told the studio's story but that wasn't all I found out. I interviewed …

Comet Ison: how to spot it

Some advice on how to see the comet if it survives its fiery encounter with the sun on Thursday. Even it breaks apart it should provide a spectacular, but brief show<p>If Comet Ison survives its trial by fire as it buzzes the sun on Thursday, it should light up night skies during December. Pete …