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11 Google search tricks you won’t know how you lived without

Everyone over the age of three knows that you can add inverted commas to make Google search for an exact phrase – but there are some tricks known …

How Dr. Alzheimer Discovered a Disease in a Mental Asylum

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

30 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

It’s time for this week’s roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps and games released on Apple’s App Store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets are for the initial download only: when an app uses in-app purchases, this will be listed as (Free + IAP). No, it’s not changing to “get” just …

Sugar is killing us: Here’s why – and how you can give it up

Sugar is addictive and slowly killing us all, according to Dr. Robert Lustig, whose free 90-minute video on the subject can be viewed here. This …

The Magic of Fall in Macro Photography

Autumn is perhaps one of the most motivating seasons for nature photographers. This is certainly the case for brilliant Israel-based photographer …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Lake Michigan

Tower Bridge opens glass-floored walkway 42 metres above river Thames

“You can walk on the glass,” an official insisted as about 50 of the first visitors went to great lengths to not put two feet on the latest addition to one of the world’s most recognisable and famous bridges.<p>Tower Bridge unveiled the first of two glass floors along its high-level walkways on …