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Why smoking pot causes the ‘munchies’

Smoking marijuana causes neurons that normally suppress appetite to signal an uncontrollable urge to eat instead.<p>For a new study, researchers …

Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

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Doctor Who Is Finally Getting An Official LEGO Set

LEGO and the BBC are teaming up to release the first-ever official <i>Doctor Who</i> set later this year. <i>Doctor Who</i> is the world’s longest running sci-fi …

Strongest material known to man? A limpet's tooth

Limpet's teeth are the strongest material known to man, it has emerged, as researchers consider the impact that the discovery could have on engineering and design in the future<p>Scientists believe they may have found the strongest natural material known to man, one that could be copied to make the …

The Genius And The Genie: The Story Of Robin Williams’ Rocky Relationship With Disney

<b>Will & A Way</b><p>Robin Williams had the ability to morph on stage in millisecond intervals with such a slicing proficiency that audience member’s heads wouldn’t just spin, they’d almost helicopter off and land at his feet; a bestowal more apt for the ripping comedian than a bouquet of roses. In 1991, …

Here’s how to unlock your phone under the new rules

New rules governing U.S. wireless carriers went into full effect on Wednesday, although many carriers had been following the guidelines for nearly a …

Anki announces the next generation of its A.I. racing game, and it’s awesome

Your robot cars can now jump<p>Anki, whose racing game powered by artificial intelligence has seen surprising success, is announcing the sequel today at the New York Toy Fair. Anki Overdrive, which will go on sale in September, adds brand-new cars, a modular track, and bridges that make races …

Fifty shades of grey, tacky merchandise

As the release date for the film version of Fifty Shades of Grey looms ever closer, increasingly strange items of merchandise are vying for fans’ money. Believe it or not, it’s not just jiggle balls and leather restraints. Here’s just a selection.<p><b>Party board game</b><p>Stuck for something to do this …

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Samsung dual edge display design patent surfaces, along with a mysterious pop-up panel

It’s becoming less of a possibility and more of a reality that Samsung has plans to bring the world a dual-edge offering.<p>For the past few weeks, everyone has been fixated on Samsung’s new noteworthy nuance: the Edge Display. More specifically, the tech community has been hyped up about the rumors …

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Exploding Kittens Kickstarter sets a record for backers, could set one for money

<i>Exploding Kittens</i>, the cat-themed card game, has become the most backed Kickstarter campaign in the history of the service. As of this morning the game's three-man team, which includes the creator of the popular web comic The Oatmeal, has been promised money by more than 108,000 people.<p>But the …

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A Skittles Pizza Was Just Invented To Honor Marshawn Lynch

It's yet to be seen whether the Seattle Seahawks will shower Marshawn Lynch in Skittles after Super Bowl XLIX, but in the meantime, the running back can enjoy this Skittles Pizza that was just created in his honor.<p>Andris Lagsdin of the company Baking Steel recently created two Super Bowl-themed …

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"I Thought I Wasn't Smart": Jennifer Aniston Opens up About Her Dyslexia

Heartbreaking.<p>In her new <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> profile, you learn that Jennifer Aniston owns a Chagall, watches the <i>Bachelor</i> with Justin Theroux, and wishes Brad Pitt well. She also gives some juicy, existential sound bytes, but the most poignant part of the interview has to be when she opens up about …

The ‘Fifty Shades’ Movie Won’t Include The Tampon Scene, But Here It Is

As you may have heard, one of the most memorable scenes in the <i>Fifty Shades Of Grey</i> book – which I will keep reminding everyone was originally written as <i>Twilight</i> fan fiction under the pen name Snowqueens Icedragon – was when wealthy industrialist Christian Grey pulled out sheltered Anastasia …

Right-to-Die Law Proposed in California

The End of Life Option Act would allow doctors to prescribe lethal doses of medications to terminally ill patients with six months or less to live, …

Smart Keyboard Could Be Self-Powered, Self-Secured, Self-Cleaning

About the only thing it can't do is write your papers for you<p>Sure, your keyboard is good for turning thoughts into words—but couldn't it do more? Some clever scientists from universities in the U.S. and China have concocted an even smarter, more powerful keyboard that could not only enhance your …

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Mystery ‘alien’ radio signal picked up in space

Radio waves in space could be evaporating black holes, alien communication or merging neutron stars<p>A mysterious radio signal which may have come from a black hole, a neutron star or even an alien civilisation, has been picked up by astronomers.<p>Fast radio bursts, which last only milliseconds, are …

This Unique Mobile Keyboard Folds Smaller than an iPhone 4

Typing on cellphones and tablets sucks. Virtual keyboards can be effective, but they take up half of your screen’s real estate. On the other hand, portable keyboards then tend to be either too small (limited by your tablet’s screen size), or too clunky to carry.<p>A company called WayTools wants to …

Chinese police rescue 37 babies in trafficking bust

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police rescued 37 babies and a 3-year-old girl after busting a child trafficking ring in eastern China's Shandong province, reported the state-run China Central Television.<p>The newborn babies, many suffering from HIV/AIDS and malnutrition, were sold for between 50,000 yuan to 80,000 yuan …

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Jamie Lynn Spears Breaks Up Fight With Huge Knife At Pita Pit

Last month, TMZ reported that former Nickelodeon star Jamie Lynn Spears broke up a brawl in a Pita Pit in Hammond, Louisiana when she grabbed a long, serrated bread knife and started waving it around.<p>As it turns out, that's actually what happened. In fact, the whole incident was caught on …

Yacón Should Be the Bacon of Vegetables

Chef Scott Anderson thinks yacón is the next big root vegetable.<p><i>We asked chefs to peek into their crystal balls and tell us what foods we’ll be</i> …

Iggy Azalea on Sexist Criticism: 'They Don't Say That Stuff About Macklemore'

Iggy Azalea doesn’t care if you don’t think she’s the realest.<p>In a new interview with <i>Vanity Fair</i>, the rapper opens up about her post-“Fancy” life (“I …

10 Rising Star Mixologists

In a preview of the 2015 edition of F&W cocktails, here’s a look at the women who are bartending’s big new talents.<p><i>In a preview of the 2015 edition</i> …

Teresa Giudice Begins Prison Sentence

"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice began her 15-month prison sentence this week in Danbury, Connecticut.<p>Giudice arrived at the Federal Correctional Institution around 2 a.m. Monday with her attorney, James J. Leonard Jr., ABC News reported. She ate at a diner beforehand and arrived …

Lana Del Rey talks about her Globe-nominated 'Big Eyes' title track

Spooky midcentury paintings of big-eyed children and the equally twisted tale of the artist behind them are at the center of Tim Burton's new film, "Big Eyes." The true yet surreal story of painter Margaret Keane also resonates throughout the film's evocative title track by singer Lana Del Rey. The …

2-year-old accidentally kills his mom in Wal-Mart

HAYDEN, Idaho (AP) — A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart and her …

11 Reasons People Are Obsessed With Shake Shack

The quickly expanding company filed for a $100 million initial public offering on Monday.<p>Shake Shack is known for long lines at its 34 locations in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Massachusetts. The brand has also been expanding domestically (with new locations in …

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Red meat triggers toxic immune reaction which causes cancer, scientists find

Scientists at the University of California discovered that the human body views red meat as a foreign invader and launches an immune response<p>Red meat has been linked to cancer for decades, with research suggesting that eating large amounts of pork, beef or lamb raises the risk of deadly tumours.<p>But …

Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …