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This List of Swear Words People Don’t Like to Hear in Movies Is Pretty F**king Shocking

"Jesus Christ," "Goddamn," and "fuck" are the most objectionable.<p>A new Harris poll has all the data on how moviegoers respond to swear words you …

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McDonald's Music Hack for Calming Drunk Customers Is Good Science

Drunk people around the world understand that nothing pairs with late-night boozing quite like greasy fries and a burger. McDonald’s understands this …

Are You Ready for Life’s Big Changes?

HEIDI RASMUSSEN HAD AN INKLING that she might not survive the upcoming round of layoffs at the large retail company where she'd worked for 27 years. But when the pink slip arrived—while she was out of the country for her mother-in-law’s memorial service—it still caught her off guard. "I had totally …

15 Helpful Tips for Planning a Trip you'll love (step by step guide)

My niece is planning a trip to New York City. It will be her first overseas trip so I told her I would write this step-by-step travel planning guide …

Kit Harington Auditions for Every Other Game of Thrones Role, Is Terrible

<i>Game of Thrones</i> returns for its seventh season on Sunday, and in honor of its premiere, series star Kit Harington tried his hand at portraying the …

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Study Uncovers the Truth About "Sleeping Positions"

There are almost countless sleeping positions. There’s side, stomach, back, log, starfish, free fall, covered in crumbs, and more.<p>The truth is no one …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

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This Woman Has Been Traveling the World for 10 Years Straight — and She Says It Saved Her $100,000

Here's how she did it.<p>Nora Dunn, 40, doesn’t travel around the world. She <i>lives</i> around the world.<p>Having sold her financial planning practice and all …

If you can’t explain something in simple terms, you don’t understand it

In the early 1960s, Richard Feynman gave a series of undergraduate lectures that were collected into a book called the Feynman Lectures on Physics. …

When was the last solar eclipse seen from contiguous United States, and when will the next one happen?

The last total solar eclipse viewed from contiguous United States was on Feb. 26, 1979 whose path passed through the northwestern U.S. states of …

If You’re Looking For A Holiday Amidst Nature, Here’s Your Ultimate Wander-List

A lot of us are looking to get away for the weekend to escape city's humidity and to get a quick breather from work. For some, a holiday means going …

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12 new trailers you should watch this week

If you’re on a plane this summer, I can’t recommend an inflight movie any more than <i>Lego Batman</i>. That’s not to say that the movie is only worthy of being watched on a tiny airplane screen, just that you’re almost definitely going to end up watching it. And it will be a very good choice.<p>I was among …

Two Sad Ironies In Florida Passing Its 'Anti-Science' Law

It is officially called Florida House Bill 989, and it was signed into law by Florida Governor Rick Scott on June 26th, 2017 after passing both chambers of the house. According to the National Center for Science Education’s website:<p>With the law now in place, any county resident — not just any …

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'What Are They Trying to Hide?' President Trump Questions 25 States Refusing to Hand Over Voter Information

More states are pushing back against President Donald Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity.<p>As of Friday, 25 states have …

Meet the House That Can Produce More Energy Than It Consumes

Negative Footprint Design<p>Imagine living or working in a building that produces all the power it needs — and more. One that makes the absolute best …

Why You Should Never Go on the Internet Without a VPN, and How You Can Get One

<i>Futurism only supports companies that we trust. Disconnect is one of those companies. We may collect a share of the sales from the items featured on</i> …

Mason Jar Omelets Are The Fastest Breakfast EVER

Shake and go!<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Lately, we've been very into mason jars. They can basically do anything. You can make ice cream in them, you can …

Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump acknowledged for the first time Friday that he is under federal investigation as part of the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling. He lashed out at a top Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry, reflecting his mounting frustration with …

Brilliant gadget lets you control any garage door opener you already have from your phone

Everyone is on a mission right now to make everything in and around their homes “smart.” Connected devices offer all sorts of benefits over “dumb” …

Scientists learned how babies are made by dressing frogs in pants

Silk frog pants.<p>This strange little garment provided the miracle answer to one of life’s greatest questions: Where do babies come from?<p>Our most …

Ireland vs. Scotland: Which Destination Is Right for You?

We've pitted a fair number of destinations against each other in the past -- and next up is Ireland and Scotland. Choosing between these two places …

This Bowl Lets You Smoke Weed While Eating Cereal

If you’re a fan of waking and baking, there’s one bowl that you may want to check out--and by “bowl,” I mean a couple things here. Ryan Hart has …

WTF Is a Pluot?

Summer is primetime for stone fruits. 'Tis the season for peaches, plums, apricots, and pluots to appear on grocery-store shelves. But hold up. WTF …

Why You Should Be Washing Your Scalp Like You Wash Your Hair

Put down the dry shampoo<p>Have you ever seen a very, very, <i>extremely</i> close-up photo of your scalp? Like at a follicular level? I have, and it was... intense. It looked like an alien landscape; not crater-filled, like the moon, but its smoothness was spiked with thickets of skinny strands sprouting up …

Why Disney Will Never Make a Movie as Crazy as 'Con Air' Again

Twenty years ago, the world was bestowed a magical gift in the form of "Con Air," an action thriller so over-the-top and nonsensical that a longer, more methodically paced "directors cut" made it even more confusing. The film starred Nicolas Cage (back when his post-Oscar-win action movie streak …

What Is A Singularity?

Ever since scientists first discovered the existence of black holes in our universe, we have all wondered: what could possibly exist beyond the veil …

8 High-Tech Socks Made Especially for Runners

Here at <i>Footwear News</i>, we spend a lot of time discussing the latest performance running sneakers, but also of great importance are the socks that …

36 Photos That Prove Gov Ball Is A Hub Of NYC Cool

Concrete jungle where sartorial street style dreams are made of<p>New York City is where anything goes. This lends itself to a playful sartorial energy that vibrates down its avenues and carries over to big events, like the annual Governors Ball on Randall's Island. This year, Gov Ball brought out …

How to maintain, or even improve, your memory as you age

By Consumer Reports<p>As you age, some slowdown in memory and processing is to be expected. That can mean a forgotten birthday, an accidentally retold story, a temporarily misplaced wallet.<p>Such run-of-the-mill forgetfulness may increase over the years but is usually not — as you may fear — a sign that …

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