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This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Skip Meals

Raise your hand if you’ve ever glanced at the clock after powering through your to-do list only to realize you can barely remember when you last had …

10-minute banoffee pie

In the video above, expert baker Harpreet Baura shows you how to make simple yet indulgent mini banoffee pies.<p>This is the fourth video in a new series showcasing a range of desserts that you can whip up in 10 minutes.<p>Last week we shared a recipe for caramelised plums with mascarpone, while future …

Tomorrow’s modular, upgradable consoles will be quicker …. and more confusing

The video game console market is changing rapidly. What used to be a safe five-to-seven year investment has become a disjointed waiting game to get …

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This Cozy Lounge was Designed to Wrap Around You

(Image credit: Alexandra Knyazevoy)<p>If you prefer your furniture to wrap you in a warm embrace, we got you covered. Meet the Inchworm.<p>Designed by …

Rainbow ricotta gnocchi

SERVES<p>3 - 4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g ricotta<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 50g grated Parmesan cheese<br>• 100g '00’ flour, plus extra for dusting (you could also use plain flour)<br>• Polenta/semolina, for dusting<p>Optional colour ingredients (per 500g ricotta)<p>Pink: 1 tsp beetroot powder<br>• Green: 1 tbsp kale crumbs (leaves blitzed to a fine …

The reason why Nintendo’s Super Mario smartphone game won’t have in-app purchases is brilliant

It seems that, as always, game designer <b>Shigeru Miyamoto</b> knows exactly what he’s doing.<p><b>Shigeru Miyamoto</b>, the designer behind some of <b>Nintendo’s</b> most …

U.S. Bombers Send China, Russia, North Korea a Message

North Korea<p>Call it gunboat diplomacy from 35,000 feet.<p>Three times in the last two months, the United States has flown B-1 bombers, equipped with the latest non-nuclear cruise missiles, on missions in Europe and Asia meant to show adversaries as well as allies what one U.S. commander called "an …

Gustav Willeit: Perspe Series

Perspe, a surreal photo series of invented environments by Gustav Willeit.<p>Gustav Willeit is an Italian freelance photographer. From 2000 – 2004, he …

Spied! Toyota Supra Caught Testing for the First Time

It has been more than four years since BMW and Toyota agreed to work together to develop a new sports car architecture. Finally, the project is starting to bear fruit, as our spy photographers have spotted a Toyota coupe testing on what appear to be public roads.<p>Judging from the rounded front end …

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Models suffer jaw-dropping wardrobe malfunctions at Venice Film Festival

Two models put on on quite a show at the 73rd annual Venice Film Festival.<p>Italian models Giulia Salemi and Dayane Mello definitely raised eyebrows when they hit the red carpet for the television miniseries "The Young Pope" in very revealing dresses worn without underwear.<p>As both models walked and …

Film Festivals

Home walls design ideas for modern style

Sprucing up a place involves so much more than laying down a nice rug or dusting off those side tables. A lot of the time we focus so much on the …

Gold is doing something it's only done twice in the past decade

There's a correlation between gold price changes and the rate at which central banks bought assets to expand their balance sheets, according to Deutsche Bank's Michael Hsueh and Grant Sporre.<p>And the pace of balance-sheet expansion — by 300% since 2005, according to the analysts — indicates that …

Xbox Onesie Announced by Microsoft

Xbox Australia has unveiled its first foray into fashion design with what it dubs the Xbox Onesie. The item of clothing is "not just your standard onesie." It is made in a black or white colour scheme, and includes the following features:<p>Enlarged pockets to fit an Xbox Controller and Media …

Mascarpone And Cheddar Mac And Cheese Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Prepare macaroni according to package directions.<p>While pasta cooks, melt butter in a large pot. Add cream and bring to a simmer. Add mascarpone and …

Comfort Food

One of September’s Free Xbox One Games With Gold Revealed

Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb has announced the first game to be a part of next month's Games With Gold. Earthlock: Festival of Magic is set to release for Xbox One on September 1 and will be free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers.<p>Earthlock is a turn-based fantasy RPG set in the world of …

Taking down Zetas cartel leaders has had an alarming effect on violence in Mexico

But even here, sitting on his couch surrounded by family photos and Catholic imagery, this owner of a big business still doesn't feel safe.<p>"Nobody trusts anyone," he said. "This house, 10 years ago, it didn't have a fence. All the neighbors' kids used to come play here."<p>But just in the past year, …

This Kid Inhaled a Squeaky Doggy Toy and Now Squeaks the Music of a Generation

Squeeeeeak.<p>The internet is usually a place of perpetual rage and frustration. It is a tupperware container with a missing lid, and that tupperware contains leftover memes covered in anger sauce. But every now and then we are graced by wonderous moments that lay bare the human condition. Behold this …

Every Wes Anderson Fan Needs To Watch The Trailer For This New Australian Film

Girl Asleep is like Moonrise Kingdom meets Alice in Wonderland.

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Bearded Dude In Turbo Miata Keeps Up With 911 GT3 RS, Ferrari 458 at the 'Ring

As my dad always told me, it's not the wand, it's the magician.<p>Welcome back to another episode of <i>Miata Embarrasses Much Faster Cars on Track</i>! For today's installment, we go to the famous Nürburgring Nordschliefe in Germany where we have a turbocharged Miata keeping pace with a Porsche 911 GT3 RS …

The Mercedes-Maybach 6 Concept Is a 738-Horsepower Electric Luxury Yacht

Maybach's latest concept boasts 200 miles of all-electric range, all-wheel-drive, and 0-60 in less than four seconds. Yes please.<p>We've seen teaser shots all week of the newest concept car from Mercedes-Benz, and now, it's finally, officially here. Say hello to the fully-electric Mercedes-Maybach …

Why You Need to Stop Eating Avocados Immediately

The consequences are extremely serious.<p>You need to stop eating avocados. Right now. Yes, we know that we're asking for a lot. Like, this is probably the most effort you'll ever put into any diet. But the environmental impact is huge. According to the Associated Press, rising demand for avocados — …

Never go to sleep on an argument: new research proves the science behind the saying

Everyone knows you should never go to sleep on an argument, but a new study suggests the old adage might be just as important for a person’s health as their relationship.<p>Research from the United States has found links between how valued a partner feels in their relationship and the quality of their …

Cheddar Ranch Popcorn Chicken Are Here And You Need To Try Them

It's on and poppin'.<p>Servings: 4<p>2 chicken breasts<p>2 cups buttermilk<p>1 packet ranch dressing mix<p>2 cups cheese crackers<p>Oil for frying<p>1. Chop chicken breasts into bite-size pieces.<p>2. In a large bowl, combine chicken, buttermilk, and ranch packet, and refrigerate for 2 hours.<p>3. In a large ziplock bag, …

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Neuroscience research reveals a simple daily ritual that can make you happier

Actually, I'm wrong…<p>The research says we're really big on touching — our phones, that is. People touch their phones 85 times a day.<p>But how many times a day do you touch <i>someone else</i>? Probably not nearly as often. That's kinda messed up, don't ya think?<p>You need to touch people more. It will improve …

US: North Korea shrinks warning time for nuclear attack on America

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The US government is increasingly concerned that advances in North Korea's weapons program have dramatically decreased the warning time for a nuclear attack on America or its allies, according to US officials.<p>The regime's aggressive testing of medium- and long-range missiles -- …

Why Lugging Your Engine Is Terrible for Your Car

Also, why it's even worse if your engine is turbocharged.<p>Let's say you're cruising down the highway. The car in front of you slows, and you change lanes to pass. Should you downshift, or leave the car in gear and stomp the throttle? Well, if you want to protect your engine, you should definitely …

Microsoft says this might be the last console generation

It also explained its confusing E3 statements on Project Scorpio exclusives.<p>Earlier today I sat down with Aaron Greenberg, Microsoft's head of Xbox games marketing, to talk about Xbox One, Project Scorpio and the future of console gaming. Here are Greenberg's thoughts on three key topics.<p>On Project …

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