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Watch the opening scene from LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes – Justice League: Gotham City Breakout

Ahead of its release on DVD and Blu-ray next week, Warner Bros. has unveiled the opening minute from the animated movie <b>LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes –</b> …

A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Self-improvement

This 90-Second Video Will Totally Change The Way You See The World

Africa, wth??<p>We've all looked at enough maps in our lifetime to have a pretty good understanding of the size of the continents and countries that …

Geography

6 Ways to Trick Your Kids into Learning This Summer

It’s almost summertime and the livin’ will be easy. Oh wait, you’re a parent. Never mind, the livin’ is about to get chaotic — but chaos can be fun, …

The worst '80s movie hair

We’ve counted down the films that defined the ‘80s. We’ve looked back at our favourite ‘80s soundtracks. We’ve even heard from the characters that …

Hair

The Power Of Laughter And Tapping Your Inner Chewbacca

When I first saw the video of Candace Payne donning a Chewbacca mask, I thought to myself, this is unreal.<p>80M views in one day.<p>136 Million views to date.<p>What was it that made everybody on the planet watch this woman, who just walked out of a Coles and put on a Chewbacca mask just to have fun?<p>Just a …

Text Messaging

Cheeky Video Explains The Entire Universe In Just Over 4 Minutes

From atoms to the solar system, it's all there.<p>Need some help in understanding the universe? Then check out this entertaining -- and slightly risqué -- video by British YouTuber Exurb1a, who does his best to break it all down in just over four minutes.<p>Exurb1a's humorous whistle-stop explainer …

The One Thing Every Startup Should Be More Cautious About

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Is 10,000-steps goal more myth than science? Study seeks fitness truths through our phones and more

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Stanford cardiologist Alan Yeung has embarked on what may be the most audacious study of exercise in history. Using an app on those ubiquitous gadgets that many of us carry around 24/7 — our smartphones, fitness watches and other electronic devices — Yeung and his colleagues are …

Heart Rates

WATCH: Drone Captures This Brutal 70-Shark Feeding Frenzy

Blood bath.<p>When there's food to be had, sharks don't often hold back – as this amazing overhead drone footage shows. Several dozen tiger sharks can …

Western Australia

Happy Chewbacca mask lady gets autotuned into catchy song

In case you were living off the interwebs this weekend, a woman named Candace Payne rocketed to viral fame after buying herself a Chewbacca mask and livestreaming the hysterical joy of trying her purchase – sound effects and all – for the first time.<p>Now, as is tradition with all the best viral …

Controversial Report Suggests Governments Are Recommending Foods That Make Us Obese

They’ve got a real issue with low fat.<p>With the number of obese people in the world now outnumbering underweight people, we’ve got a serious problem …

Great Whites Aren't The Only Sharks In The Sea

Great whites may get the bulk of attention in the media, but there are so many other incredible species swimming the seas. What are shark researchers' favorite species? With over 400 species to choose from, sometimes the decision wasn't an easy one. Here's what they told us.

The World's Weirdest, Wildest, and Most Wonderful Sofas

(Image credit: Make:)<p>Most sofas are well-behaved. They have a back and a seat and legs and maybe arms, and they look, well, like a sofa. These are …