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Bobby Fischer and the Difficulty of Making Movies About Geniuses

The prestige season of movies is the season of bio-pics. The three spotlight screenings at the New York Film Festival are bio-pics (“The Walk,” “Steve Jobs,” and “Miles Ahead”) and bio-pics about Hank Williams, Chet Baker, and the Kray brothers are coming up soon, too. I confess that I like the …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language

The benefits of being selfish

None of us wants to feel like we’re being selfish.<p>We all know we should have empathy for others and be helpful. But when it comes to doing your best work, sometimes being selfish is <i>exactly</i>what you need to do.<p>Why you can’t say no<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked …

Productivity

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Janis Joplin's Bandmate Talks Heroin, Pool Hangs in Exclusive Doc Clip

A new documentary detailing the brilliant rise and sudden death of Janis Joplin, <i>Janis: Little Girl Blue,</i> will make its world premiere on September …

Caitlyn Jenner to Kris: I Don't Want There to Be Tension Between Us

Watch her meet Kris face-to-face for the first time.<p>Caitlyn Jenner's public transition has had a huge impact on her family, including ex-wife Kris Jenner. <i>I Am Cait</i> captures their first face-to-face meeting in a new clip released this morning:<p>"We've moved on, both of us, but I don't want to throw …

Caitlyn Jenner

The four ickiest things you never want to touch on a plane

I'm no germophobe, but I was surprised to learn the dirtiest place on an airplane wasn't the bathroom. Travelers, it's that tray table right in front of you that apparently carries more living bacteria per square inch than any other public part of the plane.<p>"Since this could provide bacteria direct …

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Director Of Taylor Swift's New Video Defends His Work

Taylor Swift's video for her new song "Wildest Dreams" launched a storm of Internet criticism, including a searing review on this blog.<p>The video is set in Africa of the 1950s, with Swift playing an actress who's having a love affair with her co-star in a film. Critics took the video to task for its …

Avril Lavigne and Nickelback's Chad Kroeger announce separation

It seems things have gotten a little … complicated for Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger. Following two years of marriage, the couple revealed plans to …

Lyme Disease

Kid Rock to Host Weeklong Johnny Cash Tribute on CMT

In commemoration of the 12th anniversary of Johnny Cash's death on September 12th, CMT will feature a weeklong tribute to the Man in Black. Longtime …