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Delay Of Large iPhone Is The Best Possible News For Samsung

Sales are down 10%, in large part because cheap Chinese Android knockoffs are cannibalizing the low end of Samsung's mobile-phone shares. Apple's sales are accelerating while Samsung's are faltering. And Samsung's one advantage over Apple — the fact that it offers two large-screen phones in the …

10 Timeless Layered Haircuts That Don't Look Like "The Rachel"

The onset of a new season is arguably the most common reason for wanting to change your hair. But, how do you choose a new look when you feel totally …

Success Stories: 5 Before & After Projects

The impending arrival of summer houseguests has us thinking about finally undertaking our long-overdue rehab projects. Here, five different …

What’s for Dinner? Ancient Paleo Diet Included Elephant Ancestor

There's a new mega-mammal on the menu of America's first hunters.<p>On a ranch in northwestern Sonora, Mexico, archaeologists have discovered 13,400-year-old weapons mingled with bones from an extinct elephant relative called the gomphothere. The animal was smaller than mastodons and mammoths, but …

Anthropology

Has The End Of The Banana Arrived?

Researchers fear that a relentless and virulent fungus could cripple the world's banana monoculture<p>Two weeks ago, at a conference in South Africa, scientists met to discuss how to contain a deadly banana disease outbreak in nearby Mozambique, Africa. At fault was a fungus that continues its march …

Forestry

Skeletons of war dead from 11,000 BC go on show at the British Museum

The remains, displaying breaks and slash marks of violent death, were found in a cemetery on the banks of the Nile river<p>Lying on their left sides, curled together, the two skeletons on display for the first time at the British Museum look peacefully laid to rest. But the razor-sharp stone flakes …