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Giant iceberg close to separating from Antarctic ice shelf

A piece of ice the size of the US state of Delaware is close to breaking off from one of Antarctica's largest ice shelves. The break could …

This infographic shows the surprisingly simple basics of mindfulness meditation

Studies suggest that meditation does all sorts of great stuff for you, like increasing memory and awareness while decreasing stress and negative emotions.<p>But if you've never done it, mindfulness can be intimidating.<p>Enter the below infographic, which combines advice from some of the best books on …

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Best mobile games of 2016

Huge Battlefield 1 Update Out Now, Makes a Ton of Changes

Right on schedule, DICE today launched Battlefield 1's massive Fall Update, which makes a long list of changes and improvements to the popular World War I shooter.<p>One of the major changes has to do with the Operations mode, which is new for Battlefield 1. The attacking side loses too often, DICE …

Fantasy football waiver wire: 5 running backs to target for Week 11

We take a look at the top waiver options at running back with four more teams on bye this week.<p>We are now in Week 11 of the NFL season and entering the stretch run of the fantasy regular season. With the bye weeks almost over and the playoffs just three or four weeks away (depending on your league …

Scientists Have Detected a Crack in Earth's Magnetic Shield

Uh oh.<p>Earth is such a habitable place, thanks in no small part to the vast magnetic field that surrounds our planet, shielding us from harsh solar …

Crock Pot Mediterranean Chicken

Preparation<p>1. Lay chicken breasts in a row inside your crock pot. Smash your garlic cloves with the side of a knife. Sprinkle on top of the chicken. …

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Let’s wake up and have a parenting revolution

By Meghan Leahy<p>Stop struggling, parents. Here is the key to relaxing into your family and into your parenting. Here is your permission to stop controlling, cajoling, persuading and arguing your way to children who listen to you. Shefali Tsabary, a clinical psychologist and best selling author of …

Below: the story behind Xbox One's biggest little indie game

Dark Souls meets tilt shift photography in the latest project from respected Toronto developer Capybara Games – and it’s a big deal for Microsoft’s console<p>In the early 1980s, two computer science students Michael Toy and Glenn Wichman released a program on to the University of California’s Unix …

Short Film Shows What It's Like to Grow Up Being Player Two in Video Games

If you grew up with an older brother or sister and an old school video game console, Zachary Antell’s short animation <i>Player Two</i> should hit you right …

19 interview questions that are designed to trick you

But while they may seem simple — that's the point — some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they're trick questions.<p>"To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions," …

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30 Easy Ways to Make Money on the Side This Year

Whether it's starting your own business or working a part-time gig, here are a host of things you can do to earn the extra cash you need.<p>Why wouldn't a person want to have a little extra money in his or her bank account? I think most people would probably be happy to have that extra padded account …

Best Xbox One games for new owners

Xbox, on<p>Microsoft and the Xbox One had a rough start to this console generation, but they've really picked up steam since then. Along with the Xbox One S and the upcoming Project Scorpio, Microsoft has a slate of excellent console-exclusive games. All of that may have pushed you off the fence into …

The 15 Most Anticipated Video Games of Summer 2015

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Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

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Recipe: Crockpot Monkey Bread

Crockpot Monkey Bread<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 can Refrigerated Biscuits (8 ct)<br>• 2 cup Brown Sugar<br>• 2 tbsp Cinnamon<br>• 1/2 cup melted Butter<p>Icing (optional):<p>2 cup …

​10 Adult ADHD Symptoms Every Impulsive, Procrastinating Guy Must Know

It's not just a problem for kids​<p>Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in kids. But while it's often considered a children's condition, it can affect adults, too.<p>According to the National Institute of Mental Health, more than 1 in 10 …

Daily Deals: Free Games You Can Play This Weekend, PS4 Sale, LG HDTV Deal

A couple free games for the weekend.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>The Witcher 2 is Free With Gold on Xbox 360</b><p>The …

Xbox 360 PC Mod Transforms Old Console Into Desktop PC

Now that the next-generation game console’s are widely available older last generation consoles such as the Xbox 360 are now becoming a little …

A Gorgeous iPad Air Clone Is Dirt Cheap And Can Run Android Or Windows

The Onda V919 3G Air looks exactly like the iPad Air, but it doesn't run iOS like Apple's current tablets and iPhones. Rather, users can switch between Android and Windows 8.1, Chinese tech blog PC Pop reports (via Phone Arena).<p>There's also another significant difference between the Onda V919 3G …

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The Best Mobile Apps Of 2014

Have all these apps downloaded? If not, you should!<p>There are a lot more to mobile apps than just Angry Birds. The best apps of 2014 are rethinking the way we consume news, socialize, create and consume art, call for help, comprehend scientific principles, and of course, approach our daily work. …

NFL schedule: Packers, Bears headline busy Sunday in Week 4

It's the first week of byes, but that doesn't mean Sunday will be devoid of some hard-hitting action. Most notably, the Packers will pay a visit to Soldier Field in hopes of gaining ground in the NFC North.<p>With one quarter of the NFL season nearly complete, Week 4 boasts more than enough action for …

Roger Goodell pays visit to hotline

AUSTIN, Texas -- Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting …

Australian man tortured and killed by Taliban in Afghanistan, family says

An Australian citizen has been tortured and killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan, according to his family.<p>Sayed Habib, a 56-year-old who lived in Sydney, was reported as captured by Taliban militants on 20 September as he travelled from Jaghori to Ghazni province in southern …

24 Hours, 90 Years - Photographs and text by Simona Bonanno | LensCulture

Aunt Sara lives alone. She has never been married. She used to live with her parents and since 20 years ago, with her younger sister. She has never needed to work to live. At the age of 40, she decided to teach because she was little bored: an activity like crochet, reading, cooking cakes, charity …

Video: Paralyzed Rats Walk Again, Now Farther Than Ever

Scientists found that fluctuating the electrical signal to the rodents' paralyzed legs can make them step higher and walk for longer.<p>Like a severed telephone line (from back in the days when phones had wires), a spinal cord injury can cut off communication between the brain and the rest of the body …

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