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Shia LaBeouf performs freestyle rap in a park: 'Watch me I'm the greatest' – video

A clip uploaded to YouTube on Sunday apparently shows Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf freestyle rapping in a park. It seems to have been shot before the head injury he suffered last week on the set of Andrea Arnold's new film, American Honey. The crowd backs the star as he flows confidently, with no …

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Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

David Ayer’s Suicide Squad cast gets together for a yearbook photo

It’s picture day at Belle Reve Penitentiary, and everyone in Task Force X—better known as The Suicide Squad—is looking their best. Deadshot has …

Why knuckle cracking makes a popping sound, and why it might be beneficial

When muscle joints are pulled apart there forms a tiny cavity filled with gas which then collapses, creating a popping noise.<p>The wince-inducing sound of knuckles cracking is caused by a small bubble building up in the fluid of the fingers then ‘popping ‘, scientists believe, and it could even be …

New Android App Unlocks Your Phone At The Sound Of Your Voice

Once again, ease of use trumps security<p>The Android 5.0 Lollipop already lets you skip the traditional lock screen via Trusted Face, which uses facial recognition to make sure you're you, or if you’re connected to a Trusted Device, like a specific Bluetooth. Now, Google is adding a new smart lock: …

Robert Kirkman Is Already Teasing Reunions And Major Character Deaths For Season Six Of ‘The Walking Dead’

If you thought Robert Kirkman was going to break away from the talking points and throw everybody a curve ball with <i>The Walking Dead</i>, you were clearly fooling yourself. The writer and creator behind the zombie hit talked a bit about the upcoming sixth season while attending the 2015 National …

Marijuana extract tames debilitating brain seizures without the buzz

In a group of children and young adults with the most intractable forms of epilepsy, a liquid form of marijuana called cannabidiol reduced seizures by more than 50% without causing the drug's usual "high," researchers said.<p>In an open-label study that enrolled 213 people with a dozen types of severe …

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Teenager with Terminal Blood Disease Does Yoga Poses in Her Hospital Room: See the Inspiring Photos

A rare and debilitating blood disease isn’t stopping 19-year-old Briana Donis from doing what she loves – yoga – even while isolated in her hospital …

Congress rolled a major victory for medical marijuana in a spending bill

The 2015 spending bill contains a provision that says no federal funds may be used to prevent states from enforcing their own medical marijuana laws<p>Inside the fiscal 2015 spending bill — yes, the one that's 1,603 pages long — is a measure that prevents the federal government from interfering with …

The Evidence That Consciousness Creates Reality: Welcome To The Matrix

Does consciousness create the material world? Before we answer this question, it’s important to first go into what the material world is actually …