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93 Fun, Free Ways to Celebrate New Year’s 2016

Our list of fun ways to ring in 2016 around the world—without spending a dime.<p>You may be pumped to celebrate the New Year, but you’d be forgiven for …

HGTV, Food Network, & Travel Channel apps come to Apple TV

Content from shows on popular networks including HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel are now available with apps launching in the App Store for the new Apple TV.<p>The apps offer much the experience offer in their iPhone and iPad counterparts, and require users to sign-in using a cable TV account. …

Colorized Photos Bring the Vintage Cheer of Holidays Past to Life

Santa Claus with Christmas toys on a sled drawn by white turkeys. 1909.<br>Library of Congress<p>1 of 30<p>The spirit of the holiday season is wrapped up in a …

Maps reveal world nations' manhood, breast size, obesity and divorce rates

The stunning maps that reveal the world at a glance: From manhood and breast size to obesity and divorce rates, how does YOUR country fare?<p><b>Men in</b> …

Saudi Arabia

The Best Travel Apps For 2016

Not all trips are about unplugging. For adventurers who consider their smartphone a second appendage, explorers who are interested in documenting their every move or solo-travelers who need some guidance with language or maps, this list features the best apps for travel in 2016. It’s time to get …

Apps

New York City will offer its employees a generous benefit most companies in America do not

Federal employees currently have no guarantee of paid leave following the birth or adoption of a child, though a bill before Congress seeks to change that. And just two US cities — Austin and Pittsburgh — currently offer six weeks of paid parental leave to its employees, while Portland will offer …

New York City

4 of the best travel apps for life on the road

Here at Lenovo we really love tech, and we also love to travel. So, we got to thinking about what a traveller really needs — whether that’s a cutting …

5 Last-Minute Wine Gifts to Buy for Yourself

You've shopped for your loved ones. Now take a moment to buy something for yourself.<p>Even for stalwart wine lovers, all that racing around and buying …

17 Delicious Christmas Foods From Around The World

Gather around the Christmas tree with some Glühwein and KFC.<p>Christmas, in many countries, is a chance to gather with loved ones, exchange gifts, and — perhaps most pleasurably — indulge in long-awaited holiday foods. One healthcare site estimated that the average Christmas meal ranges from 1,400 …

7 Cookies You Can Make in Under an Hour

Need a last-minute hostess gift? Something to give that long-lost cousin who decided to show up for Christmas this year? Don’t stress! Wrap up any of …

10 Life-Changing Haircuts

A truly amazing cut will change your life: Every single outfit looks better, for starters. Amortized over even a week, the price of a haircut, even …

Hidden Apple TV Features You Should Know

Here's how to navigate Apple TV, with some special tricks for the updated model.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Why The SpaceX Falcon 9 Landing Matters, And What It Means For Our Future

The future of humanity lies in space. We need the resources from asteroids, we need to explore the other planets in our solar system, and we need to build science labs in the depths of space to perform experiments and understand the fabric of the universe. But first we have to get there, and get …

Religion has been dividing human society for 2,000 years, say scientists

Scientists have found religious ties did not bind early societies together as had previously been thought, but actually caused conflict<p>Whether religion is a good or bad force in the world has been a strong topic of debate for a very long time.<p>Scientists have claimed that religion has actually been …

Scientists Create Injectable Foam To Repair Degenerating Bones

Researchers in France have developed a self-setting foam that can repair defects in bones and assist growth. Eventually, this advanced biomaterial …

Paris Climate Deal Drives Big Opportunities in Clean Energy

In the partisan debates on climate change in the U.S., what is lost on many critics is the tremendous economic and job creation opportunities that the Paris climate agreement will bring to clean energy.<p>Over the past several years, 50% of all new electricity generation facilities built in the US and …

Risk of comet hitting Earth is greater than previously thought, say researchers

Monitoring of space objects should include giant ‘centaurs’ that could rain down debris for thousands of years, astronomers recommend<p>Earth could be at higher risk of being hit by a comet than widely thought, according to astronomers who have suggested keeping a closer eye on distant objects.<p>Most …

Astronomy

Researchers have discovered the first pair of identical polar bear twins

Among the most surprising discoveries was the detection of a pair of genetically identical twins - the first such case ever reported in any species of bear.<p>Though polar bears are often born in litters of two or three cubs, all of those sampled in previous studies were found to vary in their genetic …

Biology

Here's Why the SpaceX Rocket Landing Is Such a Big Deal

In science fiction, landing a rocket seems like no big deal. It's much more difficult in real life — which is why SpaceX founder Elon Musk was so excited when the Falcon 9 landed intact near its launch pad at Cape Canaveral on Monday night after launching satellites to space.<p>In November, Blue …

I consider myself lucky to learn about my culture. Too many Aboriginal people missed out

My name is Joel Bayliss and I’m an Aboriginal man. My cultural ties stretch from Borroloola in the Top End, to the Arrernte lands of the central desert of the Northern Territory. I am a proud husband to Hilda, doting dad to to Ava and Isaiah.<p>The word identity means different things to different …

Is Batman v Superman Runtime Too Short?

<b>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</b> is one of the most ambitious superhero movies ever made. Even though it arrives three years later as a sequel to …

Jennifer Lawrence Is Not Interested in Dating Justin Bieber

<b>Jennifer Lawrence</b> is pretty much always an extremely entertaining interview subject: candid, funny, and game. But she was on, even for her, another level Monday night when she stopped by the “clubhouse” to hang out with <b>Andy Cohen</b> on <i>Watch What Happens Live</i>.<p>As you know—since you’ve received 88 texts …

How Hollywood Turned the Epic Book Doctor Zhivago Into a Movie

Nobody would argue that the movie <i>Doctor Zhivago</i>—which premiered 50 years ago, on Dec. 22, 1965—is short. Clocking in at nearly three and a half …

The-Dream Surprise-Releases Sam Cooke Covers Album

Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Terius “The-Dream” Nash took to Instagram Tuesday to announce the release of <i>IAMSAM</i>, a Sam Cooke covers album. …

Music

AP Power Rankings: Panthers top AP Pro32, Broncos fall again

NEW YORK (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are a perfect 14-0 on the season and a perfect 12 in the AP Pro 32 power rankings.<p>For the third week in a row, …

NFL

Phelps challenges former sponsor Speedo with new brand

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For the first time in his career, Michael Phelps is preparing for an Olympics without the support of longtime sponsor Speedo, and is instead wearing a suit designed by Aqua Sphere, a virtual unknown in swim racing that is making its Games debut at Rio de Janeiro next …

Swimming

Beckham's appeal of 1-game suspension to be heard Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. is going to have his appeal of his one-game suspension heard by a former NFL receiver.<p>The NFL said Tuesday that …

Football (U.S.)

Indians Sign Ross Detwiler To Minor League Deal

<b>4:50pm:</b> Cleveland has announced the deal via press release.<b>4:20pm:</b> The Indians and left-hander <b>Ross Detwiler</b> have agreed to a minor league contract, …