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Don’t Have Time To Exercise? Science Has Good (And Bad) News For You

It’s a common refrain: We’d like to exercise more, but we just don’t have the time! Well, we don’t have the time for <i>most</i> kinds of exercise. If this is true of you, then a team of researchers has sort of a good news tortilla wrapped around a filling of bad news: You do, in fact, have time to …

Corned Beef, Guinness And ... Blaa? The Irish Bread You Never Knew About

Want to mark this St. Patrick's Day with something beyond the usual corned beef and cabbage (which aren't so traditionally Irish anyway)? Why not mix up your menu with a tasty tray of blaas?<p>Not blaa as in boring. Blaa is actually the name of a treasured bread from the town of Waterford, Ireland, …

Peter Dinklage

How a mysterious synthetic drug is making heroin even more deadly

Each tiny heroin bag was hand-stamped "Breaking Bad." The name, a nod to the TV show about a teacher turned meth cook, was a colorful marketing ploy. And customers asked for it specifically. Demanded it, really. That tan powder was potent. Better than anything else on the streets.<p>One Breaking Bad …

4th Dimension Watch

Inspired by spiral staircases, the 4th Dimension Watch gives new depth to wrist-bound timepieces. Each of the watch's three color schemes features a …

Color Management

The Taken King's titular character is transgender (although you're forgiven if that's a surprise)

<i>Destiny's</i> most recent expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>, is centered around a transgender character. That’s big enough news, but the more interesting question is the following: Why wasn’t this discussed in the gaming press?<p>Wait … what?<p>Oryx is the titular character of <i>Destiny: The Taken King</i>, and he’s a …

Al Qaeda leader to ISIS: You're wrong, but we can work together

<b>(CNN) —</b> After a prolonged spell of silence, al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has come alive with a series of audio messages. And they're raising a few eyebrows because -- in two separate messages -- al-Zawahiri has extended an olive branch to ISIS, even while describing ISIS leader Abu Bakr …

Middle East