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Texans face a 'triple threat' from insects, mold, and bacteria in Harvey's wake

In under a week, the storm unleashed as much as 51 inches of water in some areas, causing catastrophic flooding that displaced 33,000 Texans. At least 41 people have died since the storm began, and officials expect the toll to rise.<p>People in flooded areas quickly found themselves face-to-face with …

Extreme Weather

Man Caught Smuggling 13 Pounds of Meth Into US Via Drone

Drones generally haven't appealed to smugglers because their noise attracts attention.<p>A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds (5.9 kilograms) of methamphetamine from Mexico, an unusually large seizure for what is still a novel technique to bring …

Step up: How to turn your walk into a workout

"Feel the peel. Feel the peel,” coaches sports scientist Joanna Hall. As absurd as it may sound, Hall is teaching me how to walk. This means learning how to use the entirety of my foot; heel, ball, toes and all.<p>The human foot has 26 bones in it, but how many of us use them? From Hall’s experience, …

Google Play

Taboo: When is the BBC drama starring Tom Hardy on and what is it about?

<b>Currently causing a bit of a stir as part of the BBC’s shake up of weekend TV is Tom Hardy’s new historical drama series Taboo.</b><p>The show is lighting …

Bella Hadid Flips the Bird After Selena Gomez and the Weeknd Are Spotted Kissing

Just days after her ex The Weeknd was spotted cozying up to Selena Gomez, Bella Hadid got feisty in one of her first Instagrams since news broke of …

Butterfly House

Located on a 20,000-acre private preserve in California, the Butterfly House takes inspiration from the brightly-colored insects that inhabit the …

Architecture

Netflix just rolled out an 8-bit game that forces you to escape the Demagorgon

Back in the late 80s and early 90s, it seemed that any mildly successful TV show or movie was quickly spun off into a video game franchise, for …

TV

Shoe of the Week: A Ladylike Boot Marks the Return of Taryn Rose

<b>Week of June 12</b><b><br>Taryn Rose</b>, who brought luxury to the comfort category, is back as the creative spirit behind her namesake label. Her feminine styling …

Shoes

Spotify appears to be testing a new Material Design-inspired UI w/ full-screen album art

Spotify’s app for Android has changed quite a bit over the past few months, most recently by introducing a new bottom-bar oriented UI. However, it seems that Spotify isn’t done quite yet, as some users are currently reporting a new ‘now playing’ interface on their Android devices.<p>According to …

Tom Hiddleston Knows How Much You Want Loki And Doctor Strange To Meet

Despite the fact that Tom Hiddleston refuses to spoil <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> for us, we're not giving up hope for a potential team-up between Hiddles and his …

CyberPowerPC intros VR-ready PC for $499, or $1,100 with Oculus Rift

CyberPowerPC has introduced a new entry-level virtual reality-ready pre-built PC with AMD’s Radeon RX 470 on board for $499 at Best Buy and Amazon. That’s a new low for an off-the-shelf VR-capable configuration, and it’s also available as a bundle with Oculus Rift for $1,099.98 — or exactly what …

Virtual Reality

These Officially Licensed ‘Star Wars’ Sneakers Are for Fans of All Ages

Ethically sourced shoe brand Po-Zu has an officially licensed “Star Wars” collection on the way that the entire family will be able to enjoy.<p>In …

Star Wars

George Clooney backs Meryl Streep anti-Trump speech

Speaking at event for documentary on volunteers in Syria, actor says US ‘is a little unlucky’ to have Trump as president-elect<p>George Clooney gave his backing to Meryl Streep’s scathing attack on Donald Trump.<p>Trump took to Twitter on Monday to describe Streep as overrated after she used her platform …

Donald Trump

Netflix made a game featuring some of its top shows

When Netflix isn't commissioning award-winning programming and movies, some members of its team dedicate some of their time to building fun little projects. We've already The Switch, a Netflix and Chill button that can automatically dim the lights, activate your phone's Do Not Disturb feature and …