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'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Is Still One of the Greatest Shows of All Time

A decade after it went off the air, it remains a groundbreaking work that's always being discovered by new fans.<p>It has been ten years since the season finale of one of the best animated children’s television shows, <i>Avatar: The Last Airbender</i>. Ten years since 5.6 million people watched Aang defeat …

Anime

Why boredom is so powerful in your life

Are you bored or just experiencing boredom?<p>The difference between the two can determine your life satisfaction.<p>Boredom is not lack of stimulation. …

Creativity

10 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Novels Featuring Characters Living with Mental Illness

Geologist Anna Kubrin is just beginning her work at the Martian colony when the mystery begins. First she finds a note warning her not to trust the …

HP's latest Pavilion PCs are built for gamers on a budget

Many conspicuously gaming-oriented PCs are aimed at high-end buyers, the sort who won't flinch at splurging on top-end parts and extravagant RGB lighting. But that's not really how the gaming market works -- there are many, many people only ask for just <i>enough</i> performance to run their favorite games …

Pay what you want to become the master of all things Arduino

We're pretty big fans of Arduino, the DIY platform that lets you create and control your very own robots, as evidenced by this story about a $50 …

Arduino

Bloodborne PS4 Guide: Which Starting Class Is Best For You?

From Software's critically acclaimed action-RPG Bloodborne is one of the PlayStation Plus free games of March 2018, which means there's going to be a multitude of newcomers playing the game for the first time. When you start the game, you'll notice that it's not your typical action-RPG in that it …

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That You Will Be Obsessed With Too

Some products are so unique, so brilliant, or solve a problem <i>so</i> skillfully that all the hype surrounding them is actually well-deserved. When this …

11 Horror Movies On Netflix You Should Never, Ever Watch Alone

Horror movie lovers are known for having spines of steel and a very high tolerance for blood and guts. But even fans of the genre have to admit that …

Horror

Cavs-Lakers trade: Isaiah Thomas didn't last a year in Cleveland, and Twitter is losing it

After a deal that sent Thomas to the Lakers for Larry Nance and Jordan Clarkson, people had jokes<p>The Isaiah Thomas Experience was not fun for the …

'This Is Not A Love Letter' Really Is A (Heartbreaking) Love Letter

Every now and then I read an article or essay musing about whether or not young adult literature is "too dark" — whether there's too much sex, too much violence, too much sadness. The premise of these essays is usually that teenagers exist in some pristine unspoiled state until they pick up a book …

What Is Your Weakest Trait, According To Your Zodiac Sign?

Before we begin this article, we’d like to say that we aren’t trying to make anyone feel bad about their shortcomings. We simply want to help each …

5 Creepy Poems That Will Give You Serious Chills

When people think of poetry, most often they think of a romantic, meaningful genre of writing within which people can express their deep wells of …

Dragon Ball FighterZ Has Amazing Potential For Some Crazy Combo Attacks

While Dragon Ball FighterZ has only been out for a relatively short amount of time, that hasn't stopped players from diving deep into the game's mechanics to see how far they can push the roster of characters. While there's still much to experiment with in regards to the systems in-game, DBFZ has …

Dragon Ball FighterZ

Watch: Mumbai rapper Divine’s ‘Gully Gang’ demolishes American rapper Lil Pump’s hit ‘Gucci Gang’

The Indian rapper’s song is not just about the money and the drugs.<p>Last December, 17-year-old rapper Lil Pump got ridiculously famous for <i>Gucci Gang</i>, …

11 Essential Books On Writing, Based On The Genre You Want To Write

If you're an aspiring writer, you know that you have to read all kinds of books in order to hone your technique, but sometimes it might seem as if …

These Are the Best Books for Each College Major, According to Students (Part 3)

Bio & English & Pre-Law, Oh my!Once again, I've gathered up the <b>best books around for college students to read</b>, in the what little precious spare time …

Krysten Ritter's 6 favorite mystery books

<b>Into the Water by Paula Hawkins</b> (Riverhead, $28).<p>I love reading mysteries written by women, so of course I'm a big Paula Hawkins fan. <i>The Girl on the</i> …

This Is the #1 Bestselling Teeth Whitener on Amazon (It's Only $25)

Most of us have used a teeth whitener at some point in our lives, whether it's a post-braces treatment at the dentist as a teen or a drugstore buy …

How To Get Away With Murder bungles the build-up to next week’s chaos with a tedious episode

Though their central storylines have been mostly separate, Annalise and Laurel/Michaela/Oliver have more or less been on similar paths this season. …

Samsung thinks iPhone owners need to 'grow up' and get a Galaxy

Samsung and Apple will always throw shade at one another, but the former has always been a bit more on the nose about it. Samsung's commercials have …

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This week’s must-read books

<b>Heather, the Totality by Matthew Weiner</b> <i><br>(Fiction, Little, Brown)</i><p>The creator of “Mad Men” makes his first foray into the publishing world with a slim, …

Bonnie and Annalise’s dark past comes to light in a disturbing How To Get Away With Murder

Guilt and self-preservation are often at the surface of <i>How To Get Away With Murder</i>, and they often go hand in hand. “I Love Her” crucially delves …

Basket Ball Z: The NBA’s finest and their Dragon Ball counterparts

<i>With the NBA regular season upon us and Dragon Ball Super heating up over the past few weeks, now seems like an appropriate time to examine the NBA</i> …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

How to win at calisthenics

In a fitness world dominated by gym memberships and ultra-marathons, a refreshingly stripped back approach to exercise has been taking the world by storm: calisthenics.<p>Sitting somewhere between gymnastics, parkour and weight training, the approach sees people use minimal or no equipment to lunge, …

How to read people: 5 secrets backed by research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

Psychology

Galaxy X: Samsung’s X-Branded Handset Could Be The Perfect Foil For The iPhone 8

The smartphone race among the industry’s most prominent companies is set to get even more intense, as Samsung seems set on releasing its foldable …

Here's what quantum computing is and why it matters

Researchers for IBM, Google, Intel, and others are in a fantastic scientific arms race to build a commercially viable quantum computer. They already exist in laboratories, and we’re only a few years away from the beginning of what may turn out to be an entire shift in how we think about computing.<p>A …

All the 12 Zodiac Signs And How They React When They Start Falling For Someone

We all know each zodiac has a particular trait, one that is defined by the stars. Similarly, their reaction to crushes or when they are falling for …