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2016: The Year We Began Mining the Moon

Now that Elon Musk’s SpaceX has managed to land upright, the future of travel and commerce in outer space is bright.<p>It came streaking down from the …

Moonraker (Chrome Sparks' Alternate Version)

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>from the upcoming ep 'parallelism' out 11/13 on future classic 'moonraker' was …

Parallelism

13 of the best best science books of 2015

To help sort through 2015's books, the <i>Science News</i> staff offers its must-read picks, many of which have been previously reviewed in the magazine.<p>Read those reviews at the links below or in our Editor's Pick: Favorite books of 2015.

Books

The success habit I wish I knew 18 years ago

<i><br>How the top 2% think. Literally.</i><p>Most people live in a reactive state. They work on stuff until someone distracts them. Then they react to what the …

Sex with 21 women lowers risk of prostate cancer, academics find

The University of Montreal has found that men who had sex with more than 20 women lower their prostate cancer risk<p>Sleeping with more than 20 women protects men against prostate cancer, a study has suggested.<p>Men who had slept with more than 20 women lowered their risk of developing cancer by almost …

Room In Here feat. The Game & Sonyae Elise

Elise

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Man Up (2015) - Trailer 1

After Madison tells Martin she's pregnant and doesn't want to see him until he grows up, he sets out to win Madison back by proving that he’s capable …

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

New assaults on ISIS in Iraq and in Syria

<b>Iraq-Syria border (CNN) —</b> A thick column of black smoke hangs over the Iraqi Syrian border near the town of Ash Shaddadi in Syria 's Hasakah province. Above the area are the circular contrails of coalition planes.<p>Kurdish military sources on the Iraqi side of the border say ISIS strongholds and oil …

Middle East

Science says dancing with friends is good for your health

You might not think of yourself as a dancer. In fact, maybe even the idea of dancing makes your palms sweat. But growing scientific evidence suggests that getting up and grooving with others has a lot of benefits. In our recent study, we found that synchronizing with others while dancing raised …

Dancing

'Minecraft: Story Mode's' adventures have familiar plots but characters worth rooting for

"Minecraft," the video game that can essentially be anything you want it to be, is everywhere.<p>Everywhere, that is, except in my home. It's on laptop computers, mobile phones and video game consoles, and it's in toy stores, bookstores and even baseball stadiums. A Chicago Cubs-branded spongy bat, …

Turn Down the Music! Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Maria is a 10-year-old elementary school student who comes home with ringing in her ears -- a sign of hearing loss -- after attending a program in her school auditorium. There are "Marias" in every school in the U.S. Twenty percent of American kids will suffer permanent hearing loss due to noise by …

“Just Googling it” is bad for your brain

Having the world at our fingertips around the clock takes a lot of the pressure off our minds to remember basic facts. But the ability to find answers on search engines like Google is also killing our memories, a recent report (pdf) by cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab shows.<p>When asked a question, …

The Brain

Here's Why Oldest Children Are More Likely to Be Nearsighted

If you’re an oldest child, stereotypes suggest you’re probably organized, an overachiever, perhaps a tad bossy.<p>And now, science suggests you’re …

Optometry

Google may launch YouTube 'Red' subscription tier

Google Alphabet is bad at naming things. When YouTube Music Key launched November last year, I thought it was an unnecessarily long name compared to competitors like Spotify, Rdio or Apple Music.<p>That could be changing soon. Android Police spotted the most recent update to the Android app uses a …

Hack attacks strike top porn sites

Several of the world’s most popular pornographic websites were struck by cyberattacks in the past week, according a blog post by the malware hunting …

The new 'Tomb Raider' game is stunning

There's a new "Tomb Raider" game coming in the very near future, November 10, and it's gorgeous. Just look at this:<p>The name of this year's game is "Rise of the Tomb Raider," and it follows in the footsteps of the last series entry — an origin story of the game's main character, Lara Croft.<p><b>Let's</b> …

The world's most colorful cities have no need for an Instagram filter

Most cities are colorful: They have different districts, interesting people, and unique stories. But let's drop the metaphor and focus on real …

Black hole is 30 times bigger than expected

<b>(CNN) —</b> This shouldn't be possible. Researchers say they've detected a supermassive black hole at the center of a newly found galaxy that's far bigger than current theories allow.<p>The research was done by astronomers at Keele University and the University of Central Lancashire and will be published …

Black Holes

Chvrches' Every Open Eye is strong, sharp, and self-reliant

You might not hear a better pop record this year<p>There’s a point in almost every album where the quality of each new song starts to fade. If you spend enough time listening to music, you start unconsciously steeling yourself for this moment: you’ve blown through all of the album’s singles, you’ve …

Songwriting

Locals share insider tips on visiting 18 popular tourist attractions around the world

A Reddit thread asked users who live near tourist attractions to give advice to tourists, with answers that ranged from the best time to visit an attraction to those that might be worth skipping.<p>We combed through the thread to pull the best insider tips on visiting the world's top tourist …

Here's Why Nike's Stock Is On An Amazing Run

Not long after Nike reported its earnings Thursday for the three months ending in August, a meme appeared on Twitter, courtesy of StockTwits: the …

Markets

The Best PS4 Hard Drive

The PS4 finally supports external hard drive storage... all I can say is, it's about time.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p><i>If you buy</i> …

Whitey Bulger’s Cat Calendars: Guns And Cash Weren’t All He Had On Him When He Was Caught

One of the reasons I was sort of lukewarm on <i>Black Mass</i> was that, while it was well acted, shot, and paced, it didn’t tell us much about Whitey Bulger the person, other than the broad strokes we already knew — he was a smaht gangstah who hated rats, but irawnicly, was himself an infahmint.<p>There’s so …

15 Surprising Facts About Modern Family

In the fall of 2009, ABC debuted a new sitcom called <i>Modern Family</i>. Except for TV veteran Ed O’Neill, it had no huge stars. And apart from its trendy …

TV

Hand Poke Tattoos Are Gorgeous, Less-Painful Designs and They're Blowing Up

The back-to-basics tattooing technique may be controversial, but this pro says it's safe and less painful than machine inking.<p>So-called "stick 'n' poke" tattooing, the non-electric method that's done freestyle with needle and ink, is having a major moment, which is ironic given that it's an ancient …