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The Best Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: May 18th</b><p>The Netflix name has meant many things, including the best shows not on TV. And while there are some glaring omissions in their selection of good movies, there’s still plenty to peruse. Narrowing them down to just 35 of the best Netflix films wasn’t easy. Nonetheless, here’s a …

Morgan Freeman

10 Netflix Hidden Gems To Add To Your Watch List

Image: Magnolia Pictures<p>I get paralysed by too many choices. Most nights when I flick on Netflix, if I am not already deep in a series, I just sit …

Horror

Why are kids so bored, impatient, and fragile these days?

<b>Kids' social, emotional, and academic functioning has been declining for years, which suggests we need a new approach to parenting.</b><p>A friend of mine, …

Parenting

General Relativity explained like you've never seen before

A super-quick, super-painless guide to the theory that conquered the universe.<p>scroll down<br>to begin<p>For 100 years, the general theory of relativity has …

Physics

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …

Parenting

The 25 Greatest Debut Metal Albums of All Time

<i>This article is powered by our good friends at Welcome to Rockville. Check out the incredible lineup here.</i>There’s nothing more important than making …

Death Metal

12 Amazon Prime Perks You Might Be Missing Out On

From diapers to camera equipment to jewelry, you can buy just about anything on Amazon and have it delivered to your doorstep in a matter of days—or …

135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

Store these away for future trivia nights.<p>1. Mister Rogers always mentioned out loud that he was feeding his fish because a young blind viewer once …

George Washington

Stream BATTLESOUL's Brutally Epic Ode To Northern Extreme Metal, Sunward And Starward

If you are a band who resides within a stones throw of the Arctic Circle, there exists an unwritten rule that your music must sing praises of grim …

How to get children to eat greens: Use more stick and less carrot, study finds

Parents should not reward their children for eating greens, researchers said after discovering that youngsters who are not praised for trying vegetables are more likely to eat them eventually.<p>The best way to get children to eat food they do not like is simply to give them repeated exposure to it, …

16 Things All Smart Homeowners Do Once a Year

'Sediment builds up over time at the bottom of the tank, causing corrosion,' says John Bodrozic, co-founder of HomeZada. 'Partially draining it …

7 bizarre facts reveal how big Jupiter really is

You could fit all of Earth across Jupiter's big red spot -- 3 and a half times over.<p>Jupiter's Great Red Spot.<p><i>Source: NASA</i><p>It would take you 11 Earths …

Altered Carbon Review: Netflix Spins Up A New Cyberpunk Masterpiece

A lot of the science fiction that's appeared on TV over the years isn't exactly what sci-fi fans would call "hardcore," from goofy procedurals with light futuristic elements to animated comedies like Rick and Morty. <i>Altered Carbon</i> doesn't have that problem.<p>Netflix's latest original show throws so …

Altered Carbon

Tool's New Album: Everything We Know

More than 4,000 days have passed since Tool released their most recent album, 2006's prog-metal odyssey <i>10,000 Days</i>. It's a fact that the band is …

New Albums

19 Netflix Original Movies You Didn't Know Existed That Are Gonna Be Your New Obsessions

Did you know that there's more to Netflix original content than <i>Stranger Things</i> (staff writer: Jessie Nickson-Lopez) and <i>The Crown</i> (casting: Nina …

This Man Is Launching Himself in a Homemade Rocket to Prove Earth Is Flat

What could possibly go wrong?<p>Seeking to prove that a conspiracy of astronauts fabricated the shape of Earth, a California man intends to launch …

23 Dad Jokes Guaranteed To Make You Shake Your Head And Smile

Everyone thinks they're a comedian.

Jokes

Boost Your Child's Working Memory in a Few Simple Ways

Working memory refers to the short-term manipulation of information that kids use for learning. It is mainly used for following a multi-step process, critical problem-solving, and for solving math problems. You, as a parent or a tutor, can play a crucial role in improving the working memory of a …

Review: Bootsy Collins, 'World Wide Funk'

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify or Apple Music playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>Ever since his days as a teenage prodigy in James Brown's band and as the co-architect of Parliament-Funkadelic with George …

Music

15 TV Shows On Netflix Too Disturbing To Watch

Netflix has rapidly turned into one of the most successful companies in the world of television. The streaming service funds an extraordinary number …

TV

Here Are 15 All-Time Best Photos From Cassini That You Absolutely Must See

Wow. Just, wow.<p>Cassini has been out there hard at work for a long time. The Saturn probe departed Earth in 1997 and spent seven years speeding across …

mercedes-maybach 6 cabriolet concept: the study of a 6 meter electric vehicle

<b>at this year’s gathering of marvelous classic cars in pebble beach, california, mercedes-benz has showcased its ‘vision mercedes-maybach 6’ concept,</b> …

Rose Gold

Animated map of the solar system shows just how far humans have explored space

This year, 2017, marks the 60th anniversary of the launch of Sputnik, the first satellite to orbit Earth. In those 60 years, we've gone much further, reaching new planets and even the edge of the solar system. Watch as the human race explores the galaxy around us.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Make Your Own Eclipse Viewer

Hundreds of years before solar viewing glasses were readily available, scientists and casual spectators could still enjoy these rare celestial events without frying their eyeballs. They'd use a combination of pinholes and mirrors to redirect the sun's rays onto a screen.<p>It took a while to figure …

Mathematics

What Makes John Bonham Such a Good Drummer? A New Video Essay Breaks Down His Inimitable Style

A tongue-in-cheek essay in <i>McSweeney’s</i>, Michael Fowler’s “How to Play a John Bonham Drum Solo,” contains some of the finest descriptions I've read of …

How to Make Puffy Slime

Love to play with stretchy, taffy-like substances? Or are you inside on a rainy day with a hankering for getting your hands messy? Here's a recipe …

NASA's spectacular flyover video transports you to Pluto

Back in July 2015, NASA's New Horizons probe completed an historic flyby of the dwarf planet Pluto. Collecting over 50 gigabits of data during the …

Solar System

Alaska Airlines Is Giving Away Two Seats on Its Solar Eclipse Flight

The contest begins on July 21.<p>On August 21, the United States will experience a truly rare celestial phenomenon: A total solar eclipse.<p>The last time …

10 Amazing Things Scientists Just Did with CRISPR

1 of 12<p>CRISPR technology<p>It's like someone has pressed fast-forward on the gene-editing field: A simple tool that scientists can wield to snip and …

Genetics