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6 Facts Every Self-Respecting Beer Drinker Should Know

<i>By: Zach Mack</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Thomas Hawk</i><p>There was a time in (very recent) history where the depth of knowledge required to order the perfect beer for you was knowing whether you wanted it in a real bottle, or one shaped like a bowling pin. We now live in the midst of a beer renaissance, though, and …

The biggest mistakes people make when choosing a life partner

To a frustrated single person, life can often feel like this:<p>And at first glance, research seems to back this up, suggesting that married people are on average happier than single people and much happier than divorced people. But a closer analysis reveals that if you split up “married people” into …

10 Classic Porn Movies Get A Tasteful Redesign

Adult videos often get the short end of the stick in the graphic design department. Consequently, the covers of even classic porn movies are often as lurid as they are crude: at best, a garish phantasmagoria of boobs, snatch, and dongs that does nothing to illustrate what makes that film …

Lips

Watch: Rand Paul Explains the Difference Between Himself and Ted Cruz

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) argued Monday that he’s doing more to spread the principles of liberty and constitutionalism to audiences that Republicans tend to ignore, and that this makes him more likely to win in 2016 than one of his rivals, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas).<p>“I guess what makes us different is …

Alvvays performs "The Agency Group" at SXSW

Watch January Jones Pie Jimmy Fallon and Bubba Watson in the Face

If you're a guest on <i>The Tonight Show</i> and you play a game with Jimmy Fallon, there's a good chance you're going to leave much messier than when you …

Golf

Science and mathematics boost Australia's economy by $145bn a year

Study commissioned by the chief scientist, Ian Chubb, also found that advanced physical sciences and maths employ 760,000 people<p>Science and mathematics directly contributes $145bn a year to the Australian economy, a report to be released on Wednesday shows.<p>The study, commissioned by Australia’s …

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Apple Watch too fancy? These wooden watches dial down the tech

We’re just weeks away from the Apple Watch’s launch, but maybe you’re not as excited about it as some of us are. It’s understandable; not everyone needs a $550 watch that offers many of the same capabilities your phone already does (albeit more conveniently).<p>If you’re in the market for a cool new …

Apple Watch

Built to Spill Share "Never Be the Same"

Built to Spill have shared "Never Be the Same", a new song from their forthcoming <i>Untethered Moon</i> LP. Check it out below. <i>Untethered Moon</i> is out digitally and on CD April 21 via Warner Bros, though the vinyl will drop on April 18 in honor of Record Store Day. Previously, Built to Spill released the …

QuoTED 2015

In our last five years of attending the conference, TED 2015 might have been the best yet. Now firmly settled in its new Vancouver, BC home, this year’s production was deep, meaningful and overall more simple than in years past. Performances were moving, but not shocking. Talks were grouped in a …

Foreign Policy

In the dark

Telegraph View: Our ancestors feared the solar eclipse. But one latter-day African tribe have a powerful and moral lesson to draw from it<p>Today’s <b>solar eclipse should be a remarkable event</b>. It will start in Greenland mid-morning and move slowly counter-clockwise across the globe, sweeping several …

My Morning Jacket previews 5 new songs in album trailer

My Morning Jacket’s seventh studio album, the 10-track <i>The Waterfall</i>, isn’t due out until May 4 via ATO/Capitol Records, but the band released a …

BOOTS scorches on Tonight Show, plots U.S. tour

Multi-instrumentalist Jordan Asher, who produces music as BOOTS, was introduced Wednesday night on the <i>Tonight Show</i> by Jimmy Fallon as an artist …

Hear James Murphy’s Minimalist David Bowie Cover

LCD Soundsystem‘s former leader James Murphy has found the perfect David Bowie song to cover for Noah Baumbach’s upcoming film about the growing …

Purity Ring Perform "Bodyache" on "Conan"

Purity Ring were the musical guests on last night's episode of "Conan". They did "Bodyache", the latest single off their recent album <i>another eternity</i>, with their signature light-drum setup. Watch below.<p>Read our Update interview with Purity Ring.<p>Embedded content is unavailable.<p>Watch Purity Ring …

Chile's Villarica volcano sends lava 3,000ft into the sky

Chile's Villarica volcano has erupted, sending lava 3,000ft into the air and cascading down the hillsides, and forcing the evacuation of 3,000 people<p>The Villarica volcano in <b>Chile</b> has erupted after weeks of rumbling, shooting a column of lava 3,000ft into the sky in the early hours of Tuesday.<p>The …

15 Easy Dinners You Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

Everyone has those busy days when you have to grab a protein bar for a <b>breakfast on the go</b> and you skip lunch because you have too much work. By the time you get home at the end of the day, you're tired, you're hungry and <b>Easy Mac</b> just isn't gonna cut it. Luckily for you, these satisfying and …

Cooking

Google Cameras Go Zip-lining Through The Amazon Rainforest

A South American getaway is just a click away<p>Google likes taking their cameras to strange places, letting people explore viking ruins or walk under the aurora all from the comfort of their computers. Google also has a long history with zip lines; back in 2008, some employees at the company decided …

Ziplining

Netanyahu’s war must be stopped now: The real story behind his speech to Congress

<b>(Reuters/Nir Elias)</b><p>While the media covers politics and personalities, a much more dangerous game around Iran unfolds offstage<p>Michael Lerner<p>March 3, 2015 3:45pm (UTC)<p>The media has focused attention on the rude way that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu made his appearance in the U.S. this week, as …

Human Rights

The Dinner Recipe Your State Googles The Most

Ever wonder if your friends in Minnesota are cooking the same dinner as your friends in Florida? Do you think the most popular dinner recipe is the same in Alaska as it is in New York? Of course you don't, and thanks to Google Trends, you can see exactly how different those dinner recipes are.<p>While …

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Design for All Life

Is it time to re-examine human-centered design?<p><i>By Prasad Boradkar, Co-Director of the Biomimicry Center, Arizona State University</i><p>It was sixty years …

Hear Modest Mouse’s Moody New Epic ‘Of Course We Know’

After making fans wait eight long years, Modest Mouse will finally release a new album, <i>Strangers to Ourselves,</i> on March 17th. Isaac Brock and company …

Rotate This Travelers’ Clock To Switch Time Zones Effortlessly

If you’re a frequent traveler who has an analog time piece fetish, this clock by Korean design studio Elevenplus will be your new best friend. The cylindrical World Clock can ingeniously show what time it is in all 24 different time zones by simply rotating its cylindrical frame, and keeps ticking …

Seeing Inside The Guts Of A Virus

A new way to reconstruct viruses in 3D could reveal the big picture on tiny objects<p>Even though mimiviruses are some of the largest viruses we know of, they measure only one tenth the width of a human hair at their largest. Understanding the structure of something so small is not an easy task, so …

X-rays

Israeli leader thanks US, Obama for aid, warns about Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) is thanking the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, …

Benjamin Netanyahu

58 members of Congress skipped Netanyahu's speech

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday further strained an already tense relationship with President Barack Obama.<p>And a number of top Democrats — including Vice President Joe Biden, whose job description includes the title …