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17 Jokes You'll Only Get If You Know Greek Mythology

"Greek mythology in five words: Unfortunately, Zeus was feeling horny."

Ancient History

People Are Combining Merida From "Brave" With Classic Scottish Tweets And The Results Are Hilarious

Is it too late to re-record the voices for Wreck-It Ralph 2?

Wreck-It Ralph

How to Lose Fat Without Losing Muscle

Everything you need to know about how to train, what and when you should eat, and the importance of a better night's sleep.<p>When most people talk about trying to lose weight, what they are really trying to do is lose fat.<p>The problem is, that requires <i>not</i> losing muscle—which your body naturally does …


Sundance Winner Minding the Gap Is About So Much More Than Skateboarding

The new documentary follows three young men trying to skate free of the cycle of abuse.<p>Watching the young skateboarders in Bing Liu’s <i>Minding the Gap</i>, …


9 Things That Make You Irresistibly Attractive

Do you have a friend that causes admiration, respect, and envy in you? Someone who is always kind and friendly, whose motivation can move mountains? …

Cool Stuff

How Scotland is Bringing Back Its Lost Alcohol

Travel<p>With many Scotch distilleries closed or forgotten, whisky makers look to the past to rethink the country's heritage spirit.<p>During the last century, almost half of Scotland’s distilleries have been shut down, with many destroyed or forgotten. Global recession, world wars, and overproduction …


The Two Easiest Ways to Gain More Muscle in Less Time

These methods will reduce the length of your workouts by up to 50 percent while still delivering identical gains in size and strength.<p>If you're like most people, you want more muscle than you have right now, but you’re busy and you don’t have much free time to go to the gym and lift weights. If …


Scientists Have an Interesting Theory on Why Some People Are Left-Handed

Bill Gates. Marie Curie. Oprah Winfrey. Leonardo da Vinci. What do these famous folks all have in common? They're left-handed. And it's that time of …

Leonardo Da Vinci

How to Control Your Emotions so Your Emotions Don't Control You

Sharpening your emotional regulation skills will make you mentally stronger.<p>Have you ever said something out of anger that you later regretted? Do you let fear talk you out of taking the risks that could really benefit you? If so, you're not alone.<p>Emotions are powerful. Your mood determines how you …


Stephen Miller Is an Immigration Hypocrite. I Know Because I’m His Uncle.

If my nephew’s ideas on immigration had been in force a century ago, our family would have been wiped out.<p>Let me tell you a story about Stephen Miller and chain migration.<p>It begins at the turn of the 20th century, in a dirt-floor shack in the village of Antopol, a shtetl of subsistence farmers in …


Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …


Game-changing iDrive offers unlimited mobile backup for life

<b>No monthly subscription</b>, <b>unlimited data backup</b>, and even <b>cross-platform compatible</b> despite the iName). This is why iDrive has made our <b>special deal post</b>, and remarkably right now it’s available for a <b>one-off payment</b> of just $19.99.<p>You might well ask why you would pay for mobile backup when there are …


This $20 Car Charger is so Much More Than Just a Car Charger

Everyone loves a good multifunction tech accessory, and <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has found an awesome car charger that prevents you from getting lost and …


19 Pieces Of Street Art That Will Take You Literally Out Of This World

Some of these will make you question everything.


$20 case brings Apple’s most limited-edition color ever to your iPhone X or 8

Jet Black is probably the sleekest and sexiest color option Apple ever created — and it was available for exactly one year. Apple introduced it on …

Mobile Technology

Let This Percussionist Blow Your Mind With The Fibonacci Sequence

<b>Updated:</b> <i>August 13, 3:10 p.m. ET.</i><p>Rhythm nerd alert! Bow down, drummers! Our social feeds have been on fire with a mind-bending, gasp-worthy video posted by percuss.ioearlier this week — below — made by the accomplished Indian percussionist B.C. Manjunath. He's a master of <i>konnakol</i>-- the Carnatic, or …


15 Weird Things About Japan That’ll Make You Want To Go There (Or Not)

Japan is an interesting place. Weird, but interesting nonetheless.<p>Japan is one interesting place. There is so much to do in the land of the rising …


The 12 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix

We browsed for the good stuff so you don't have to.<p>Netflix is a virtually endless gallery of cool movies and TV shows to watch, and an even more endless gallery of laughable bullshit that has absolutely no business attempting to entertain me or the people I care about. I can't tell you the number …


There’s a handy way for “non-math people” to learn math

We are all math people. No, really. We just don’t all know it.<p>There’s a false divide between artsy types and the mathematically inclined, and creative teachers are trying to unite us all with a more holistic understanding. “What professional mathematicians think of as mathematics is entirely …


10 practical answers to 10 powerful questions

The other day I received an email from a reader with 10 questions she wanted me to answer. No introduction. No small talk.<p>Just a list of questions …


Pianist Plays a Moving Version of Debussy ‘Clair de Lune’ for a Beautiful Eighty Year Old Elephant

Paul Barton, an artist and musician living in Thailand who has played a green piano with an elephant named Peter and played a beautiful Bach concerto …


This device can turn any TV into a giant touchscreen

The first time I saw Microsoft demo its upcoming new Surface Hub 2, I was blown away. I mean seriously, just look at this thing!<p>Of course, then I …

Tech Trends

Create your own animations easily with this tool

If you're a fan of Pixar films, you know how powerful animation can be. Just as animation can move us to tears and make us laugh, it can also be used …


7 Ways To Reprogram Self-Defeating Thoughts

The quality of our thoughts impacts not only how we behave and interact with the world, but how we see ourselves, and ultimately, what we believe we’re capable of. This is why it’s so important to identify, and work on, self-defeating thoughts, or deeply held beliefs and ideas that are inherently …


Ouija Board Experiment Shows How Ghostly Messages Are Written by the Brain

You're in control, even if you don't think you are.<p>Depending on who you ask, Ouija boards are either an excellent way to communicate with the dead or …


The Shape of Oreos Is Changing (Cue the Outrage)

An Oreo is always supposed to be an Oreo, right? Not any more.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You don't mess with something iconic, do you?<p>Otherwise, it'll lose its status and be tossed onto the vast garbage pile that graced New …


21 profound rules of life by an ancient Japanese Buddhist master that will change your life

Do you have a personal manual of life principles to live by? What adages do you use to guide you in your everyday living?<p>Today, we’d like to share a …


Constantine, the Most Underrated DC Comics Movie, Is on Netflix

Keanu Reeves. Demons. Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale as a demon for no reason. What's not to enjoy?<p>Everyone knows that Marvel rules and DC drools, at least in Hollywood. Even before the MCU became a money-spewing behemoth, Marvel characters were being adapted into enjoyable X-Men and Spider-Man films …

DC Comics

This $16 dent puller will save you a $200 trip to the auto body shop

It used to be that if you got a little dent in your car door, you had two choices: either spend $200-$300 at an auto body shop to fix it, or live …


The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Performs an Incredible Cover of David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ in NYC

While performing at the Le Poisson Rouge in New York City in April 2018, the incredibly talented Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed a …

Great Britain