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Yale neuroscientists debunked the idea that anyone is “normal”

Don’t you wish everyone would just act more normal, like you? I know I do.<p>But normal is a relative state that depends on time, place, and circumstance. There’s no one right way to be a human, and that applies to mental as well as physical states. That’s why neuroscientists are advocating for more …


BAD LIP READING Gives Leia and Tarkin a Death Star Musical Moment

Bad Lip Reading has struck again with another musical send up of a classic <i>Star Wars</i> moment. The latest video sets the clock back over forty years to …

Star Wars

Sorry to Bother You Is the Most Surreal, Important Scifi Movie in Years

All Cassius Green wants to do is make enough money to get by. The main character of <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> needs to pay off four months of back rent to …

Lakeith Stanfield

Stephen Hawking had pinned his hopes on 'M-theory' to fully explain the universe – here's what it is

Rumour has it that Albert Einstein spent his last few hours on Earth scribbling something on a piece of paper in a last attempt to formulate a theory …


'Number of Letters' Riddle Is Stumping the Internet

We love a good puzzle or brain teaser, so when we heard about the latest riddle making the rounds on the internet, we just had to check it out. But …


‘The Sopranos’ is set to return with a prequel movie

The acclaimed show ended in 2007 after six seasons<p><i>The Sopranos</i> is set to return, with creator David Chase announcing a brand new prequel film based …

James Gandolfini

‘Meow Wolf: Origin Story’ Trailer: George R.R. Martin Loves This Immersive Entertainment Group, And So Will You

A flashy new documentary premiering at SXSW follows the group in the wake of their biggest project yet, with Martin on board as a very enthusiastic …

George R.R. Martin

Protect Your Nintendo Switch With These Awesome Cases

Now that it’s one-year-old, there’s no better time to get a shiny new Nintendo Switch, sans fingerprints, smudges, and other imperfections. And now …


15 Facts That Are Both Mind-Blowing And Seriously Unnerving

Your bones are wet.

Warner Bros

A Couple Convert an Old School Bus Into a Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>To learn more about this renovation, or to follow along with the family's travels, check out their website and Instagram.

Small Spaces

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …


Watch Charlotte Gainsbourg Cover Kanye West’s “Runaway”

During a recent appearance on the French television program “Taratata,” Charlotte Gainsbourg covered Kanye West’s <i>My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy</i> song, “Runaway.” Instead of rapping the verse, Gainsbourg whispered the lyrics. Watch the rendition via the “Taratata” website. Last year, Gainsbourg …

Kanye West

Quantum Mechanics, Explained In Five Minutes

Quantum mechanics deals with the mathematical description of the motion and interaction of subatomic particles, incorporating the concepts of …

Quantum Mechanics

A Bulgarian scheme scammed Spotify for $1 million—without breaking a single law

They did it, essentially, in their sleep.<p>A scamming operation in Bulgaria swindled as much as $1 million in royalties out of Spotify last year, according to high-level music-industry sources in a bombshell Music Business Worldwide report this week. The Bulgarian entity—which hasn’t been identified, …


The games behind the cardboard: We finally know how Nintendo Labo will play | Ars Technica

Ahead of April launch, Nintendo dishes enough details to get our gaming hopes up.<p>Wednesday night saw the reveal of a brand-new series of videos for …


Scientists Discover Fundamental Property of Light

And here's how we can harness it.<p><i>This article was written by Clive Emary from the University of Hull, and was originally published by The</i> …

Quantum Mechanics

This List of Every Reason Banner Hulks Out in the Classic Hulk TV Series Is Hilarious

We might be living in a golden age of superhero TV, but long before Marvel was a dominant force at the box office there was the delightfully silly …


Decoding the Overlap between Autism and ADHD

Every morning, Avigael Wodinsky sets a timer to keep her 12-year-old son, Naftali, on track while he gets dressed for school. “Otherwise,” she says, …


See a single atom in this magnificent photograph

See the tiny dot in the center of the photo above? That's a single strontium atom, visible to the naked eye. University of Oxford quantum physicist …

Quantum Mechanics

Does the Illuminati control the world? Maybe it’s not such a mad idea

Questioning the hidden power of elites – whether big pharma or secret societies – is really quite sane<p>If the Illuminati is real, it’s got to be the least secret secret society in the universe. It’s so bad at keeping itself hidden that its existence is proclaimed all over the internet by people …

American Philosophy

Three reasons why scientific advice on drugs is ignored

David Nutt, along with many other leading scientists, published a study a few years ago that showed how the overall harms associated with some legal …

Noam Chomsky