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How the Enormous Field of Physics All Fits Together

Physics has a bit of an image problem. To some, it’s a fascinating and diverse field of study. To others, it’s a trigger word for math anxiety, or an …

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Alzheimer’s researchers call on citizen scientists to play an online game - Scope

Many people, like me, have helplessly watched a loved one suffer and die from dementia. Now there's something average folks can do to help accelerate …

These 21 Truly Scary Netflix Movies Will Scare The Pants Off You This Halloween

There are times when you want to watch a family-friendly spooky movie—and then there are times when you want to watch a horror film that will freak …

These students’ animated short film about a sad robot who washes dishes will leave you breathless

Chapman film school over-achiever Tom Teller is the director behind <i>Hum</i>, a stunning and award-winning short film. Here, a sad robot relegated to a …

25 Thrillers on Netflix That Will Get Your Adrenaline Pumping

I love a good thriller. Give me some tension, some crime, some sexy costars, and I'm there. While we've thoroughly combed Netflix's catalog for the best horror movies, we haven't delved into the thrillers as much. It's a fine line, and truthfully, some movies belong in both categories. We've done …

Unicorn CEO: These Are the Books That Helped Me Build a Billion-Dollar Business

Hootsuite founder Ryan Holmes offers a surprising list of titles that fueled his success.<p>Add another one to the list.<p>The tally of successful entrepreneurs who credit much of their success to regular reading was already long and illustrious, including Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Marc Andreessen, and …

7 Outstanding Language-Learning Apps and Websites

Speaking the local language--or at least knowing some basic phrases--is one of the best ways for travelers to tap into foreign cultures. In countries where English isn't widely spoken, it's essential to learn some key words and phrases, but even in places with an abundance of English speakers, …

23 Of The Best New Photo and Video Apps Launched in 2014

The year 2014 saw a literal explosion of photo and video apps for iOS, Android and even for the desktop — many with their own unique niche or angle. Some are easy to learn and use while others focused on complex maneuvers best accomplished with a quality camera and a learning curve.<p>Here some of the …

Essential texting acronyms every parent needs to know

Sometimes it feels like parents and teens don’t speak the same language. When it comes to texting, chatting and emailing, that's literally true. If you've looked at any teen's communications, you'll see them sprinkled with acronyms and shorthand that make no sense.<p>Those letters and numbers are an …