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Navy SEAL widow's Memorial Day event honors America’s fallen

Three days before his 33rd birthday, Danny Quinlan received terrifying news: Doctors found he had a brain tumor and an aneurysm. It was benign. But he needed surgery to have them removed.<p>“Happy Birthday, right?” said Quinlan, now 42. “I remember telling my daughters right before surgery: Know that …

Airplane Art – Germanwings Airbus A319 landing at Birmingham

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some airplane art.This week – coming into Birmingham Airport on a rather sunny May afternoon is a …

Aviation

This Harry Potter prequel fan film looks even better than Fantastic Beasts

Exploring the origins of Voldemort<p>When J.K. Rowling wrote <i>Harry Potter</i>, she came up with an immersive world and history, which is now playing out in the form of <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i> and its upcoming sequels. However, a group of fans are filming an origin story of their own:</i> …

Movies

Mysterious Moving Rocks in the Desert Stumped Scientists for 70 Years

Death Valley’s ‘sailing stones’ are able to move thanks to unique environmental conditions.<p>Have you ever seen a rock move? I mean move independently—not, like, roll after someone kicked it or knocked it over—just sliding across a flat surface of its own accord. With the exception of certain …

Is the ‘8-Hour Diet’ the answer to weight loss?

What time did you eat your dinner last night? Chances are it was at 7 or even 8 p.m. And what about your breakfast? If your days are long it is …

Nutrition

Gene-Editing Technology Has Successfully Targeted Cancer's "Command Centre"

CRISPR is killing it.<p>The CRISPR gene-editing tool has already shown a lot of potential for helping doctors treat the most stubborn diseases, and now …

Coach tipped as favourite to bag Jimmy Choo in £1bn deal

Coach, the US handbag giant, is eyeing a £1bn-plus swoop for Jimmy Choo as the luxury goods industry roars back to life.<p>Last week the shoe maker, made famous by US television series <i>Sex and the City</i>, was put up for sale just three years after listing on the London stock market. Majority owner JAB …

Jimmy Choo

Saturn's Rings Just Got the Ultimate Close-Up from Cassini (Photos)

Saturn's rings appear as bright waves against a black sky in detailed new pictures from the Cassini spacecraft, which made its closest pass by the …

IVF: First three-parent baby born to infertile couple

<b>A baby has been born to a previously infertile couple in Ukraine using a new type of "three-person IVF".</b><p>Doctors in Kiev used a method called pronuclear transfer in what is a world first.<p>It is, however, not the first child born with DNA from three parents.<p>The baby girl, born on 5 January, is thought …

Pregnancy

12 flight-booking hacks every traveler should know

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• We rounded up the best flight booking hacks from a Quora thread.<br>• Some tips include clearing your cookies before browsing, changing your IP address, booking early morning flights, and embracing layovers.</b><p>Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and …

Drug-Resistant "Nightmare Bacteria" Are Quickly Spreading Through US Hospitals

Uh oh.<p>Researchers have found evidence that drug-resistant superbugs, which have been labelled "nightmare bacteria", are spreading faster and more …

The 6 best virtual reality games of 2016

Virtual reality made a huge splash in gaming in 2016. The HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and PlayStation VR all launched for consumers, and great deal of …

The Verge 2016 tech report card: Drones

2016 was a year of highs and lows for the drone industry. DJI led the way with Mavic Pro, a gadget that made huge improvements on the size and simplicity of a powerful camera drone. It fits into a jacket pocket while delivering four miles of range and advanced autonomous features.<p>Unfortunately, …

The best hotels of 2016

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>From the Six Senses Zil Pasyon in the Seychelles and Les Neiges in Courchevel, to Soho House Barcelona and Hotel Saint-Marc in Paris, …

Travel

The real reason why we have sex

Science may have just learned the real reason we have sex — and, no, it’s not just because it feels good.<p>Evolutionarily speaking, sexual reproduction …

Sexuality

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This woman appears to be planning an exit from her marriage, helped by her husband’s windfall.<p>7:16 p.m. Today7:16 p.m. March 21, 2018<p>The company is …

Dear people who constantly threaten to quit social media

Dear people who constantly threaten to quit social media<p>Jean-Yves Lemoigne<p>Dear social media users,<p>Congratulations on discovering a pledge even more …

Depression Symptoms Increase With Each Social Platform You Use

A new study makes a case<p>Social media does not play nicely with our emotions. This is a fact we know to be true, either because we've read one of the latest studies or we've felt it firsthand. Likes equal validation, which equal acceptance. In April, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine …

Netflix just signed a deal with the biggest movie star in the world

Netflix has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood—from film stars Brad Pitt, Will Smith, Kevin Spacey, and Emma Stone to comedians Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, and Dave Chapelle. The list goes on and on.<p>Now, in a bid to corner the streaming-video market in India, the Los Gatos, …

Shah Rukh Khan

A Controversial New Gravity Hypothesis Has Passed Its First Test

Einstein might have been wrong.<p>A controversial new hypothesis that suggests our understanding of gravity is wrong has just passed an important first …

President Obama Warns Russia Over Hacking: Don’t ‘Do This To Us Because We Can Do Stuff to You’

President Obama sent a warning to Russia and any other countries looking to engage in cyberattacks against the U.S. during his final press conference …

32 Tips to Help You Step Up Your Snapchat Game

Confused by the new Snapchat? These tips make social superstardom a snap.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

Facebook, you're a media titan. So deal with it.

Facebook is the one of world's most powerful forces in media, whether it cops to this or not. The company is starting to show signs that it's acting like one.<p><i>This is the second story in a two-part series about the complications of Facebook's unique media impact. The first part examines Facebook's</i> …

Social Media

Google’s head of diversity is leaving the company

Google’s head of diversity, Nancy Lee, is retiring from Google after several years of leading the company’s global diversity and inclusion team, TechCrunch has learned.<p>Lee, who originally joined Google’s legal team back in 2006, has been working on diversity at Google for the last few years. She …

Uber Security Head Warns Staff After Latest Tracking Controversy

Amid a new fuss over how its employees access sensitive user data, Uber’s top security executive sent a company-wide email to staff on Monday …

This incredible gadget lets you draw physical 3D objects in mid-air

There’s a reason 3D printing is so popular these days: it’s awesome. Instead of having to spend thousands of dollars working with a prototyping …

3D Printing

This Suitcase Morphs Into a Dresser Right Before Your Eyes

Just when you thought your husband would be your best travel companion.<p>Imagine you just touched down in Maui for the trip of a lifetime you've been saving for years to go on and all you want to do is hit the beach. In fact, the <i>last</i> thing you want to do is unpack your clothes. But skip this step and …

An Indian startup could be the first private entity to land on the moon

Rahul Narayan had no clue about space. In 2010, he was in the software industry, running a startup that developed products for an ecommerce …

Candice Swanepoel Celebrates One Month of Motherhood With a Post-Baby-Body Selfie

Candice Swanepoel doesn’t let a little thing like giving birth mess with her trademark physique. The Victoria’s Secret Angel took to Instagram on Tuesday to celebrate a major fitness accomplishment for a mother of just more than a month: Swanepoel is back in her Daisy Dukes. With a feed flooded by …

Candice Swanepoel