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Easy Recipes For When It’s Too Hot To Cook

Step away from the stove.<p>There’s nothing more fun than a summer spent down South, but there’s also nothing hotter. When the temperature starts to …

James Corden tweets creepy optical illusion - but can you see the face of a smiling woman in this pic?

JAMES Corden has whipped up a frenzy on social media - after Tweeting a very creepy optical illusion.<p>The Late Late Show host posted a black and white …

James Corden

Outback town uses optical illusion to slow down drivers

An Australian outback town has implemented new technology that uses an optical illusion in an attempt to slow down traffic.<p>Boulia Shire Council …

Who's Wearing High Heels in This Confusing Optical Illusion?

We can't resist a funny optical illusion around here, so when we heard about a new one taking over the Internet, we just had to check it out. Let's …

Student Ordered $17 of KFC Just So Delivery Driver Would Help Her Kill a Spider

Helpless baby or resourceful genius? You be the judge.<p>According to BBC Focus, the United Kingdom is the home to three spiders that may or may not be interested in biting you: the cellular spider, the woodlouse spider, and the false widow spiders. “Essentially none” of them are really dangerous, but …

Prankster Fools Cops With Car Made Out Of Snow

Playing a prank on police officers is a good way to get arrested or worse, but when the prank is both harmless and hilarious the prankster behind the …

Pranks

Wife Pulls Brilliant Plant Prank On Husband Years After Her Death

Antonia Nicol’s said even though she’s gone, she can hear her mom “chuckling” about it<p>When Antonia Nicol’s father was getting all set to move into a …

This Is What Will Happen To Your Body If You Eat A Tide Pod

The Tide Pod Challenge is a really bad idea, and here's why. (TL;DR DON'T EAT THEM.)<p>You might burn the membranes inside your mouth like we mentioned earlier, but if you didn't ingest anything then you are probably okay. However, you should still rinse your mouth out immediately and watch out for …

What workers around the world do for lunch

What does a lunch break look like around the world? We asked people from across the globe how they take their midday meal.<p>There’s a lot to learn about a country’s work culture from how people take their lunch. But what does a lunch break look like around the world? We asked people from across the …

This Photoshop Guru Is So Good, You Won’t Know What’s Real Anymore

Photoshop. It's both a blessing and a curse, allowing for amazing creativity with images, changing the way we see and experience things in so many …

Photoshop

7 Surprising Organs You Can Totally Live Without

The stomach is optional.<p>The human body is incredibly resilient. When you donate a pint of blood, you lose about 3.5 trillion red blood cells, but …

Why Are Basketball Games So Squeaky? Consider the Spiny Lobster

It is the unofficial soundtrack of basketball, a noise consistently heard but rarely considered — rubber-soled shoes squeaking on the hardwood.<p>Squeaks are the background rhythm to the game. But that sound is also one of the enduring mysteries of sports, and presents a question that gets scientists …

What Happens When The World's Most Famous Teen Activist Grows Up?

<i>#GettingTo5050, a global movement rooted in actionable tools and resources, aims to catalyze the conversations that will inspire a more</i> …

Silly String Was Originally Designed to Be an Instant Spray-on Cast For Broken Bones

Some of humanity’s greatest inventions were created by accident. Corn Flakes were originally meant to be a dough made from boiled wheat, Silly Putty …

You Should Go Ahead and Order 2 Burgers At McDonald’s–Here’s Why

We’re all for a home-cooked meal, but sometimes the electric glow of the Golden Arches beckons, and we just can’t say no to the promise of a burger …

Food

What's Inside an Etch A Sketch? | Video | Mental Floss

Fun<p>Pinball is back<p>Fun<p>Pinball is back<p>Food<p>How to use leftover chicken<p>Food<p>How to use leftover chicken<p>Food<p>Turn leftover steak into something …

Scientist Tries To Teach Kids Why Memories Aren't Accurate

'That's just weird.'<p>Neuroscientist Andre Fenton is a master in his field. But how well will he stack up in an attempt to explain to a group of kids …

Tiny Grasshopper Found Hidden in Van Gogh Painting, 128 Years Later

There's a secret hidden in a Vincent van Gogh painting.<p>It remained undetected for 128 years, until Mary Schafer, a paintings conservator at …

13 signs you're smarter than you realize

It's only human to want to know how you stack up against your peers.<p>That's especially true when it comes to intelligence.<p>Below are 13 common traits and behaviors only the smartest people display, drawn largely from a Quora thread and supported by scientific evidence. Read on and see which describe …

Self Control

Your Eyes See Photos, But These Are Really Hand-Painted Masterpieces

South Korean artist Young-Sung Kim has a very special talent, he can paint photographs. That may sound like a gross exaggeration, but just take a …

This Company Is Trying To Disrupt The Braces Industry And Dentists Are Fighting Back

SmileDirectClub offers to straighten your teeth at a fraction of the cost of braces, without a visit to the dentist. But orthodontists claim the company has endangered the oral health of tens of thousands of people.<p><b>Dentists are waging</b> a war against SmileDirectClub, a startup whose mail-order …

Chinese Man Builds Elevator That Only Goes Up to His 6th Floor Apartment

Sick of listening to his lazy son-in-law complaining about how hard it was to climb the stairs to his 6th floor apartment, a man in Chongqing, China, …

Elevators

Getting to gender equality starts with realizing how far we have to go

Women in the Workplace 2017 is a comprehensive study of the state of women in corporate America. This research is part of a long-term partnership …

How Workers Under 30 Are Climbing the Ladder Differently

Younger women show high ambition, and young men and women share similar views on some gender-workplace issues<p>Recruiting manager Casey Miller noticed something different about the intern presentations at Enterprise Holdings Inc. this summer.<p>In previous years, the proceedings at the car-rental …

Recruitment

10 tricks that can help if you can't sleep

Restless nights shouldn't be a regular part of life...<p>Everyone struggles to sleep from time to time, but restless nights shouldn't be a regular part …

A Science Educator Busts Myths About Climate Change

Alexandra Moore took action in response to a right-wing think tank<p>Last spring, the Heartland Institute, a right-wing think tank, mailed its …

Ham, Apple and Cheese Quesadilla

30-minute weeknight dinner. It takes quesadillas from the appetizer table to an entree. The apple makes it kid-friendly.<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:30 …

Cooking

Donkey tries to eat £220,000 McLaren supercar after mistaking it for a carrot

Who knew donkeys loved to eat orange McLaren supercars?<p>Markus Zahn found it out the hard way when one of the animals chomped down on his beloved …

Flee A Cataclysm, Or Cling To A Doomed Home? Why People Stay May Surprise You

When Boyd Coble heard the sheriff's deputy pounding on his door in Houston in the middle of the night, he rolled over and went back to sleep. Coble, who lives alone, except for his Australian sheepdog, Wally, knew all about Hurricane Harvey. He just didn't think his own home would flood. It never …

Raspberry Pi Sense HAT Explained (video)

Anyone wanting to learn more about the awesome Raspberry Pi Sense HAT or take part in this year’s official Raspberry Pi Astro Pi challenge unveiled …