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The many joyous health benefits of having more sex

You've probably known for a while now that you quite like having sex – but what you may not have realised is just how good it is for you.<p>Yes, that's right: sex helps to keep you healthy. And we're not referring to that hoary old playground myth that a tumble in the hay three times a week is the …

Noam Chomsky undresses Sam Harris: Stop “pretending to have a rational discussion”

<b>(Reuters/Majed Jaber/Simon & Schuster/Ray Garcia)</b><p>The new atheist tries to “engineer a public conversation” about terrorism and humiliates himself in the process<p>AlterNet Staff • Salon Staff<p>May 5, 2015 8:30pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Controversial author and new atheist Sam …

Noam Chomsky

10 Mind-Bending Implications of the Many Worlds Theory

In quantum physics — the scientific study of the nature of physical reality — there is plenty of room for interpretation within the realm of what is …

The Chinese Century

Without fanfare—indeed, with some misgivings about its new status—China has just overtaken the United States as the world’s largest economy. This is, and should be, a wake-up call—but not the kind most Americans might imagine.<p>When the history of 2014 is written, it will take note of a large fact …

CIA lied to Congress, White House and Britain over brutal global torture programme, says US Senate report

Report into techniques authorised by Bush administration after September 11 attacks charges CIA with exaggerating importance of information obtained under torture to justify its actions<p>The CIA lied to Congress, the White House and Britain, as it tried to cover up the scale of global torture …

Does the Torture Report Restore U.S. Moral Leadership?

Now that the U.S. Senate report on the Central Intelligence Agency's torture practices is out, the question remains whether its revelations do …

Has Too Much Democracy Ruined America?

The most striking thing about the U.S. midterm elections is how little most of the country seems to care. It isn't as though nothing will change: If …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …


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Bette Davis on The Sexes

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …

Santa Cruz

Dido - Thank You (Acoustic)

Diana Krall - Look Of Love (Live In Paris)

Sting - Windmills of Your Mind HD (my edition)

Joni Mitchel - Both sides now

Portugese Love Theme - Love Actually Soundtrack (2003) Slideshow HD

What Matters Most - Kenny Rankin

Prayer of Saint Francis Sinéad O'Connor

Diana Krall - Peel Me a Grape

Michael Bublé - Lost [Official Music Video]

Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps- Pussycat Dolls [+With Lyrics]