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For all the tabloid fueled controversy around video games and whether or not they warp your mind, one thing they can definitely do is give you a …

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Sandra Bullock saw intruder from her bedroom door, affidavits say

Sandra Bullockhad a close encounter with the man now facing felony burglary, stalking and weapons charges regarding a June intrusion at her home, according to newly released police affidavits.<p>The Oscar winner said she heard loud noises inside the house early on June 8, opened her bedroom door and …

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Gentoo Penguin Chicks, Antarctica Photograph by Richard Sidey "In Port Lockroy, Antarctica, two newly hatched gentoo penguin chicks get a quick look at the outside world as one of their parents stands up on the nest for a moment." Source: National Geographic Photo of the Day (08/01/13): http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-of-the-day/penguin-chicks-antarctica/

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Facts About Luc Besson’s 1997 Sci-Fi Action Film ‘The Fifth Element’ That You May Not Have Known

CineFix has created a video that features a series of interesting facts about Luc Besson‘s 1997 sci-fi action film <i>The Fifth Element</i> that you may not …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

There Is Some Hope That We Aren't Living Inside a Computer Simulation

Philosopher Nick Bostrom's famous Simulation Argument suggests it's highly probable that we live inside a supercomputer. But one philosopher takes …

Supercomputers

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22 Lessons From Stephen King On How To Be A Great Writer

In his memoir, "On Writing," King shares valuable insights into how to be a better writer. And he doesn't sugarcoat it. He writes, "I can't lie and say there are no bad writers. Sorry, but there are lots of bad writers."<p>Don't want to be one of them? Here are 22 great pieces of advice from King's …

Veteran's Wheelchair Falls Apart in Hardware Store, Employees Fix It Immediately

(Photo: Michael Sulsona)<p>40 years ago, Michael Sulsona lost his legs to a landmine in Vietnam. For two years, he's been trying to get the Veterans' …

Watch The First Woman To Qualify For Mt. Midoriyama On ‘American Ninja Warrior’

The video you’re about to watch shouldn’t be real. After I interviewed Jenn Brown for last season’s <i>American Ninja Warrior</i>, I had a newfound respect for the athletes and competitors who take on this show’s incredible courses. But then Kacy Catanzaro, a 100-pound gymnast, showed up last night and …

Sandra Bullock came face-to-face with stalker in her own home

Sandra Bullock came face-to-face with a man who allegedly scaled a chain-link fence topped with barbed wire to get into her house last month, according to a police search warrant.<p>The warrant, obtained by TMZ, said that Bullock, upon hearing banging inside the house around 1 a.m. June 8, found the …

The road less traveled . . .#photo by Ghenadie Sàtov.

Japanese Artist Arrested After Turning 3D Rendering of Her Vagina Into a Kayak

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Rokudenashiko, a Japanese artist, has been arrested in relation to a recent art project of hers, a …

When the Boss Says, 'Don't Tell Your Coworkers How Much You Get Paid'

Whether I was working as a barista or a paralegal, the story was the same: My employers wanted me to keep my mouth shut about money.<p>Last fall, I became a barista in a small, “socially responsible” coffee company. A few months later, I got a temporary paralegal position at one of the world’s biggest …

Recording of Man’s Attempt to Cancel Comcast Will Drive You Insane

If Dante’s <i>Inferno</i> had been written today, an extra circle of hell would be dedicated to dealings with cable providers.<p>Former tech editor Ryan Block …

5 things you didn't know about the crash of TWA Flight 800

On July 17, 1996, TWA Flight 800 took off from JFK Airport headed for Paris. Just 12 minutes later, it exploded over the shores of Long Island, New York. There were 230 people on board, and no one survived.<p>Many eyewitnesses described seeing something heading toward the plane before it exploded, and …

Tesla’s $35,000 Car Will Be Called The Model 3

At one point, Tesla’s third car — the one they’re trying to get to the market for around $35,000 — was called the Model E.<p>Then Ford got huffy and threatened legal action, given that they’ve got something of a history (and a trademark or two) for cars with a similar name.<p>So Tesla is changing it up. …

Rapper Andre Johnson explains why he severed his penis

The rapper who mutilated himself and then jumped from a Los Angeles building has broken his silence about what happened.<p>Andre Johnson was severely injured in April after he severed his penis and leaped from the second level of a building in North Hollywood. He told E! that he was under the …

Nike's new baseball glove construction doesn't take months to break in

If you've ever had to break in a new baseball glove, you know that the process takes time -- usually a few months at best. It can take all of Spring Training for pro players to get the leather worked out, but even then, fielders are left with hauling the weight of that material. The folks at Nike …

Bystanders Broke Windows To Free Kids Trapped Inside A Hot Car In Texas

Yesterday in Texas bystanders weren't screwing around and broke a Jeep's windows to save the kids locked inside. The man who captured it all on video says he came outside because he heard children crying.<p>The mom came outside shortly after the kids were rescued and convinced everyone not to call the …

Debunking the Myers-Briggs personality test

<b>The popular Myers-Briggs personality test is a joke, writes Vox's Joseph Stromberg. While it might be a fun way to pass the time, he says, it has about as much insight and validity as a Buzzfeed quiz.</b><p>The test, taken by an estimated 2 million people each year, has been around since the 1940s and is …

Psychology

Could a moon called Europa hold clues to alien life?

The search for life on other planets has long inspired science fiction novelists and Nasa missions but could one of Jupiter's moons, Europa, provide proof?<p>Bill Nye of the US Planetary Society - also known as The Science Guy - is among those who believe it is worth finding out.<p>He is hoping to …

Paranormal

Man saved by laptop and passerby after crossbow attack

After a bolt hit the man's laptop, he was struck in the head with an axe and was taken to hospital with a head wound<p>A man was saved by his laptop after a crossbow bolt was fired at him, before being wounded in the head with an axe on his driveway on the NSW central coast.<p>Police have charged a …

Is This A Real Mermaid?

Artist: Mimi Yoon Source: http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/mimi-yoon.html Posted by Lara

Black-Footed Kittens Are a First For Philadelphia Zoo

The first-ever litter of black-footed cats has been born at <b>Philadelphia Zoo</b> and recently made their public debut. But before the kittens could meet …