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Why I think big console game sales are down

Here's what's clear: big console game sales are down. Titanfall 2, Watch Dogs 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Dishonored 2 and more all failed to …

Innovation Enterprise

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3 Push-Up Modifications To Try If You Can’t Do A Full One

Even though push-ups are an incredibly effective arms exercise, they're notoriously tough AF. Enter push-up modifications! Just because they're a …

Workouts

Earth - Asteroids are not the only threat to life from space

We are here by the skin of our teeth. Evolution could well have turned out differently, and the fact that it did not may well be down to freak, chance events. Life on Earth has faced a string of accidents, weird situations and outright catastrophes, from sudden ice ages to collisions with asteroids …

We Now Have Scientific Evidence For Why You Should Never Go to Bed Angry

Forgetfulness is bliss.<p>We're always told to 'never go to bed angry', but is this just a relationship cliché, or wise words to live by? According to …

Italy is having a referendum next week. It may spark a major European crisis.

With Brexit and the U.S. presidential election, 2016 has already contributed its share of major political upsets. Yet another upset may be in the making. The upcoming Italian referendum on constitutional reform could possibly have disastrous consequences for Europe and the world.<p>It may seem strange …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Legislation that aims to revamp an outdated music-licensing system and help songwriters get paid more won the unanimous approval of the Senate …

25 striking wildlife photos that show nature at its most tranquil and brutal

LONDON — The winners of the Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition have already been declared, but now you can have …

Iranian Navy Boat Threatens U.S. Helicopter

An Iranian Navy boat trained its gun at a passing U.S. military helicopter over the weekend, two senior U.S. military officials told NBC News.<p>A USS Eisenhower MH-60 Seahawk helicopter was flying ahead of the carrier group as it was sailing out of the Persian Gulf on Saturday when an Iranian …

Why Spaceflight Ruins Your Eyesight

Astronauts who return to Earth after long-duration space missions suffer from untreatable nearsightedness. Scientists have now isolated the cause, …

The Scary Reason You Shouldn’t Eat Chips And Salsa At Chain Restaurants

Who doesn't love a good chips and salsa binge when you're at a Mexican restaurant? It's a free or cheap, delicious salty snack that's not overly …

5 Smart Tricks to Make You Feel Refreshed and Powerful on No Sleep

Tired? Stressed? Hungover from the weekend? As much as we all would like to get a full night's rest, sometimes life won't let you. So here's a few ways to (naturally) cheat your way to looking fresh and energized.<p>For nearly ten years, I woke up between 3:45 to 4:15 am every weekday to anchor my …

2016 November 28 - Arp 240: A Bridge between Spiral Galaxies from Hubble

<b>Arp 240: A Bridge between Spiral Galaxies from Hubble</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, ESA, Hubble Space Telescope; <i>Processing & Copyright:</i> Chris</b> …

Cosmology

Tip: The Leg Exercise That Prevents Knee Injuries

Lift long enough or play sports and your knees are bound to get cranky. Here's an easy way to protect them.<p>It's pretty easy to develop muscle …

Muscle

The Rules of Strength Training (Part 1): 25 Things I Have Learned

I love learning. <b>I think it’s part of the reason I love lifting - the fact that it is a lifetime journey of learning and strength.</b> I love learning …

40 things you can stop doing right now to save money

One of the most popular of these newsletters so far made a case for wearing the same thing to work every day. I get it. People are looking for ways to simplify their lives to save time and money.<p>That might help you understand where I'm coming from in including this article from The Guardian. It's a …

China Slams "Unprecedented" U.S. Military Build-up in Asia

Barack Obama has overseen an “unprecedented” US military build-up in the Asia-Pacific region, according to Chinese government-backed analysts, who …

Try These Protein-Packed Breakfasts

There are so many ways to sneak in extra protein during the most important meal of the day, and we're not just relying on eggs. From yogurt to …

America has elected its own Berlusconi. Now it’s about to repeat Italy’s biggest mistake

Just like Italy in 1994, the US has elected a brash, attention-seeking, entrepreneur-turned-savior of the nation as head of its government. The uncanny similarities between Donald Trump and Silvio Berlusconi have prompted multiple parallelisms during the campaign—and now that the election is over, …

Political Science

Multiple Regression Analysis with Excel

Last updated on May 13th, 2018<p>Simple regression analysis is commonly used to estimate the relationship between two variables, for example, the …

Achieving a perfect credit score is a lot easier than you may realize

Americans would probably be lost without their credit cards. According to ValuePenguin, the average balance-carrying household had more than $16,000 in debt as of May 2016, with total outstanding consumer debt hitting $3.4 trillion, including $929 billion in revolving debt. Considering that roughly …

How to Raise Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

The media’s fascination with young entrepreneurs gives off the impression that all of America’s businesses are being run by messy-haired …

Market report: Gold skids to nine-month low as dollar extends gains

Gold prices tumbled to a nine-month low sending precious metals producers into a tailspin after the dollar extended its gains on the back of strong US economic data.<p>US durable goods orders rebounded last month and jobless claims remained below 300,000 for 90 consecutive weeks, supporting the case …

How Much Cardio Should I Do?

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Iran warns of retaliation if U.S. breaches nuclear deal: Khamenei website

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Extending U.S. sanctions on Iran for 10 years would breach the Iranian nuclear agreement, Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said on Wednesday, warning that Tehran would retaliate if the sanctions are approved.<p>Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves as he gives a …

South Asia

FBI warns that hackers are tricking ATMs into spewing millions in cash

Following recent cyber attacks targeting ATMs in Taiwan and Thailand, the FBI has warned American banks that similar attacks might soon start taking place on US soil.<p>Gone are the days when cyber criminals were thieving from unsuspecting citizens’ credit cards. Instead, hackers are now snatching …

The Right Way to Warm Up for Consistently Stronger Weightlifting

Warm-ups here don’t refer to quick side bends, hamstring stretches, and shoulder circles. There is a certain method to appropriately warming up for …

Tip: The Upper Chest Push-Up

Replace regular push-ups with this version to fix S.U.C Syndrome. (That's Scrawny Upper Chest Syndrome.)<p>A Ban On All Standard Push-Ups!<p>There should …

Workouts

How I Learned To Love Statistics — And Why You Should, Too

I always hated statistics. I mean really, really, <i>really</i> hated it.<p>Recently though, I've had a change of heart about the subject. In response, I find statistics changing my mind, or at least changing my perspective.<p>Let me explain.<p>When I was an undergraduate physics major, lab classes were mandatory. …

Equations

Obama says he'll speak out against Trump if he thinks US ideals are at risk

President Barack Obama said Sunday he doesn't intend to become his successor's constant critic -- but reserved the right to speak out if President-elect Donald Trump or his policies breach certain "values or ideals."<p>Offering a rare glimpse into his thoughts on his post-presidency, Obama suggested …