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12 Unexpected Tricks To Help You Make A Great First Impression On Anyone You Meet

Making a great first impression is something that doesn't come easily to everyone. Sure, there are people out there who can confidently walk up, …

Self-help

23 Science Books That Are So Exciting They Read Like Genre Fiction

Some of the greatest nonfiction books about science read like novels. They borrow tropes and narrative tricks from science fiction, fantasy, horror, …

Books

Disappointing photos show what Disney parks look like in real life

Disney parks are famously magical, but that's not always the case.<p>From an animatronic sea-witch that lost her head to claustrophobia-inducing crowds, Disney parks can be disappointing. Sometimes it might be better to stick to exploring the countries at EPCOT.<p>Keep scrolling for photos that show how …

Walt Disney Company

10 Time Paradox Movies That Will Bend Your Mind

You’ve watched <i>The Cloverfield Paradox</i>. You’ve created a timeline in your head and a very intricate chart on your wall mapping all the possible …

Science Fiction

What’s going on with Iron Man’s armor in Avengers: Infinity War?

Model-Prime armor is heading to the MCU<p>The Super Bowl ad for <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> was jam-packed, stuffing more than 20 Marvel Cinematic Universe superheroes and villains into a 30-second spot. The latest look at Marvel Studios’ third Avengers movie also offered a tantalizing peek at Tony Stark’s …

Marvel Universe

On our first date, she told me she had a boyfriend — and a husband

When I met A. I wondered if it was too good to be true. Meeting women in Los Angeles on dating apps has taught me a few things, the most important being that looks can be very deceiving. But five months ago I was naïve and desperately seeking to get over my latest heartbreak by any means …

Relationships

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Moon

The Moon, it hovers above us in the night sky like omnipresent orb of celestial secrets, but there are a fair few facts that we do know about it - …

Astronomy

9 Things I Never Knew About Cruises Until I Ran the World’s Largest Ship

At a time when travelers are feeling more precious than ever about “authentic experiences,” the cruise industry is doubling down on the exact …

Cruise Ships

Artificial Intelligence May Have Cracked Freaky 600-Year-Old Manuscript

Since its discovery over a hundred years ago, the 240-page Voynich manuscript, filled with seemingly coded language and inscrutable illustrations, of …

Artificial Intelligence

Infinity War: 8 Avengers Villains Rumored To Return (And 7 Who Shouldn’t)

Rumors surrounding the highly anticipated <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> are growing every day. As such, it has fans bustling with theories about how this …

Marvel Universe

Everything Coming To And Leaving Netflix In February, Including ‘Altered Carbon’ And ‘Burn Notice’

February may be the shortest month, but that doesn’t mean its contributions to the Netflix catalog will leave subscribings wanting. For despite the fact that January saw the streaming giant amass the ’90s <i>Batman</i> film series (and Christopher Nolan’s <i>Batman Begins</i>) along with all three parts of <i>The</i> …

Christopher Nolan

Breathtaking Visions of Earth: Outdoor Photographer of the Year

The Outdoor Photographer of the Year competition has announced its category winners. The competition, now in its seventh year, celebrates the work of image makers and offers an insight into the landscapes, wildlife and nature of the planet and the adventures to be found on it<p>The overall winner and …

Outdoors

Sticky poop: Causes, treatment, and when to see a doctor

• Causes<br>• Prevention<br>• Overall health<br>• Seeing a doctor<br>• When is it normal?<br>• Outlook<p>Bowel movements can be a sensitive topic for many people. However, their color, …

Microbiome

Hard Truths About Kidney Stones

The term "kidney stone" is a widely-used nickname to describe the calcifications consisting of the body's excess minerals and salts that can build up …

Medicine

First ‘Black Panther’ Clip Shows Off the Suit’s Powerful New Ability

The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>It seems the King of Wakanda has gotten a few upgrades since we last saw him …

Marvel Universe

You'll never be able to unsee this detail about the Wasp's costume in "Ant-Man and the Wasp," and we're so sorry in advance

Every day, we get closer and closer to the release of the <i>Ant-Man</i> sequel, <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i>. The film stars Paul Rudd, reprising the role of …

Top 10 Life-List Adventures

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon<p>This is no spur-of-the-moment getaway. You’ll need to book the trip at least six months ahead, take a …

Adventure Travel

15 Insane Rules That Superhero Movie Stars Have To Follow

Being a superhero on the big screen in 2018 puts you on a competitive list that most performers would do anything to get their names on! The grand …

Construction

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

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‘Discovering my true sexual self’: why I embraced polyamory

My husband and I were together for 12 years and had two children – but while he was happy with one person, I needed more<p>It was the hardest thing I’d ever had to say to my husband, Marc. Three years ago, I sat down and told him: “The idea of having sex just with you for the next 40 years – I can’t …

Relationships

Justice League Blu-ray comes with one deleted scene, giving Zack Snyder fans hope

But you’ll have to buy it from Walmart<p>Zack Snyder and Joss Whedon’s <i>Justice League</i> will be available to purchase on home video this March, and the Blu-ray release contains one bonus feature that may give Snyder fans a little bit of hope.<p>For months, Snyder devotees have theorized about and demanded a …

Movie Theater Attendance Is Sinking and Ticket Prices Are Rising

Earlier this week, NATO made some shocking announcements.<p>No, not that NATO, we’re talking about the National Alliance of Theater Owners.<p>On Wednesday, …

Here's What Happens To Your Body When You Eat A Tide Pod

The Tide Pod Challenge is a really bad idea, and here's why. (TL;DR DON'T EAT THEM).<p>You might burn your mouth like we mentioned earlier, but if you didn't ingest anything then you don't need to panic. You should still rinse your mouth out and watch out for any symptoms. If you notice anything off, …

This tiny robot moves so fast on camera it’s just a blur

It makes up to 75 motions a second and could be used to correct surgeons’ hand tremors during operations<p>Researchers at Harvard have created a new robot that’s the smallest, fastest, and most precise of its kind. It’s called the milliDelta, and can move so quickly — up to 75 motions a second — that …

New Class of Light-Bending Material Spun With DNA and Gold Nanoparticles Can Achieve First Real-Life Invisibility Cloak

In a huge achievement spanning both chemistry and physics, scientists have found a way to create entirely new classes of material that can bend …

11 Chrome features you'll wish you'd known all along

Improve your Chrome skills with these tips and tricks.<p>Do you consider yourself a Chrome ninja? If not, these tips can help you navigate the web with deadly efficiency.<p>Pin tabs<p>I spend much of my day using Gmail and Google Drive, and with Chrome's tab-pinning feature, I can keep those tabs parked to …

12 TV shows you're watching that are probably going to be canceled

Cancellations aren't always simple. With today's shrinking live viewership, more than just TV ratings factor into whether a show survives to see another season.<p>Networks are now looking at online, On Demand, and streaming viewership, awards appeal, social-media popularity, and even how the show …

TV

The 29 most rewatchable movies ever made

That quote has been used ad nauseam to drive home the fact that cinema is engrained in permanent ink, and that however difficult or arduous the process of making a particular film, the end result is (hopefully) worth it.<p>The truth is not <i>every</i> movie is worth standing the test of time, and some age …

Movies

The First 9 Things Flight Attendants Notice About You When You Board a Plane

Sure, opening an airline credit card or using your points can help you secure a free flight upgrade. But as Business Insider reports, making a good …

30 Celebrities Who Turned Down Major Movie Roles

Some of your favorite films could have looked completely different.<p>It’s difficult to imagine an iconic movie without its iconic stars. But many an actor has passed on a part that brought critical adulation or big bucks to someone else. Whether they declined because of scheduling conflicts or those …

Movies